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FREE taster session with the Hitchin Rock Choir

FREE taster session with the Hitchin Rock Choir If you are pondering whether there is a 'pop or gospel choir near me' then you may be interested in the... See more >
Tilehouse Street Baptist Church, Upper Tilehouse Street, Hitchin SG5 2EE
Today, Tue 12 Mar, Tue 19 Mar

FREE taster session with the Borehamwood Rock Choir

FREE taster session with the Borehamwood Rock Choir Do you want to join a choir near you? Your friendly local Borehamwood choir is run by vocal coach Simon Reynolds... See more >
Hertswood Academy, Hertswood Academy, Cowley Hill, Borehamwood WD6 5LG
Today, Tue 12 Mar, Tue 19 Mar

Six Nations Live Screening at The King James Royston Pub

Get ready for a thrilling rugby adventure at The King James Royston Pub! From February 2nd to March 16th, 2024, we will..... See more >
14 Kneesworth Street SG8 5AA
Today to Sat 16 Mar

Super Savings: 50% Off Gameplay Across UK Topgolf Venues On Tuesday

Topgolf, the UK’s biggest and most exciting interactive golf experience, is celebrating the new year with Half-Price... See more >
Bushey Mill Ln WD24 7AB

St Albans Inspired Design Competition

16th February – 30th March Channel your child’s creativity with our Sterling Silver pendant design... See more >
Harriet Kelsall Bespoke Jewellery 20 Chequer Street St Albans AL1 3YD
Today to Sat 30 Mar

FREE taster session with the Watford/Bushey Rock Choir

FREE taster session with the Watford/Bushey Rock Choir Are you looking to join a choir? Your friendly local Watford choir is run byvocal tutor Abigail Harris... See more >
Cherry Tree Primary School, Berry Avenue, Watford WD24 6ST
Today, Tue 5 Mar, Tue 12 Mar, Tue 19 Mar, Tue 23 Apr

The Newells of Little Hormead

The Newells of Little Hormead From 9th December 2023 Discover the beautiful sketches and paintings of Revd Richard Newell and his son Charles, made... See more >
Hertford Museum 18 Bull Plain Hertford SG14 1DT
Today to Thu 29 Feb

John Godden: The Way I See It

John Godden: The Way I See It 24th February - 2nd June 2024 From North London to Hertford, John Godden painted the world around him, like no one... See more >
Hertford Museum 18 Bull Plain Hertford SG14 1DT
Today, Sun 3 Mar, Tue 5 Mar, and more dates until Sun 21 Apr, Tue 23 Apr

Hertfordshire Guitar Orchestra

HERTFORDSHIRE GUITAR ORCHESTRA is open to Classical, Electric and Bass guitarists of all ages from an intermediate... See more >
Rickmansworth School, Scots Hill, Croxley Green, Rickmansworth WD3 3AQ
Wed 28 Feb, Wed 6 Mar, Wed 13 Mar

FREE taster session with the Bishops Stortford Rock Choir

FREE taster session with the Bishops Stortford Rock Choir If you have always wanted to join a choir locally, you can! The Bishop's Stortford Rock Choir is led by..... See more >
St Michael’s C of E (VA) Primary School, Apton Road, Bishop’s Stortford CM23 3SN
Wed 28 Feb, Wed 13 Mar, Wed 24 Apr

Chipperfield Choral Society

If you enjoy singing and would like to try singing with a choir come along to one of our rehearsals, we meet at... See more >
Chipperfield Village Hall WD4 9BS
Thu 29 Feb, Thu 7 Mar, Thu 14 Mar

Join our choir in St Albans for a FREE taster session

Join our choir in St Albans for a FREE taster session Are you looking to find a local choir to join? The St. Albans Rock Choir is led by local musician Abigail Harris... See more >
United Reformed Church, Homewood Road, St. Albans AL1 4BH
Thu 29 Feb, Thu 7 Mar, Thu 14 Mar, Wed 24 Apr

Dreams United Stadium Sleep Out

Dreams United Stadium Sleep Out- 7pm Friday 1st March 2024 Vicarage Road Stadium Watford Community vs... See more >
Watford Football Club, Vicarage Road Stadium, Watford WD18 0ER
Fri 1 Mar and Sat 2 Mar

Grow How

Dobbies’ Grow How session will be a live 10-to-15-minute demonstration, showing residents how to make the most of their... See more >
Dunsbridge Turnpike, Shepreth SG8 6RA
Sat 2 Mar

Wine Escape - Watford

Step back into the roaring 1920’s and enjoy the glamour and extravagance of Hawker Wine Estate. You have been invited..... See more >
Hilton London Watford , Elton Way, Watford, UK WD25 8HA
Sat 2 Mar
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Things to do around Hertfordshire

Here are some delightful day out options in Hertfordshire, a county in the south-east of England:

1. Day out in Saint Albans:
- Explore the ancient sites and rich history of Saint Albans. Visit the St. Albans Cathedral, one of the oldest sites in Hertfordshire and a sight to behold. With free entry and free guided tours, you can see the million-year-old architecture and mesmerizing medieval art on the walls. The Verulamium Park and Museum is a must-visit, located near the Cathedral. The museum is filled with remarkable artifacts and ancient treasures, depicting the past life of the Romans. After the museum, enjoy the park – 100 acres of lush greenery with a lovely lake, play areas, a cafe, and wildlife. Take a stroll around the lake, enjoying the trees and meadows full of wildlife and water birds. It's great for a relaxing Hertfordshire day out. Also, if you're into theater, visit the 2nd-century Roman theater directly outside the museum¹.

2. Warner Bros. Studio Tour London - The Making of Harry Potter:
- The Warner Bros. Studio Tour is the most popular day out in Hertfordshire. Here, you can see some of the sets from the Harry Potter series, drink a butterbeer, and go on a tour. This is an absolute must-visit place for fans of Harry Potter. Explore the authentic Harry Potter film set, with behind-the-scenes previews. You can also take a tour and enjoy the exhibits, adding a touch of magic to your trip. Located in Leavesden, this is the highest-rated attraction in the world. Spending a full day here is highly recommended!¹

3. Paradise Wildlife Park:
- Hertfordshire's Paradise Wildlife Park is one of the most interactive zoos in England, with an enormous collection of 800+ animals. Encounter various big cats (tigers, leopards, etc.), penguins, wolves, reptiles, meerkats, and lemurs. It's a great family-friendly attraction for animal lovers¹.

4. Berkhamsted Castle:
- Explore the ruins of Berkhamsted Castle, a historic Norman motte-and-bailey castle. Learn about its fascinating past and enjoy the scenic views from the castle mound. It's a great spot for history enthusiasts and picnics².

5. Ashridge Estate:
- Discover the Ashridge Estate, a National Trust property near Berkhamsted. Enjoy picturesque woodlands, rolling hills, and ancient trees. The estate offers walking trails, wildlife spotting, and stunning views. It's perfect for nature lovers and outdoor enthusiasts².

6. Hatfield House:
- Visit Hatfield House, a Jacobean mansion with beautiful gardens. Explore the historic rooms, admire the art collection, and stroll through the formal gardens. Don't miss the famous knot garden and the peaceful water features³.

7. Knebworth House and Gardens:
- Explore Knebworth House, a Tudor Gothic-style mansion near Stevenage. Discover its rich history, beautiful interiors, and extensive gardens. The dinosaur trail and adventure playground make it a hit with families³.

8. Hitchin Lavender:
- During the summer, visit Hitchin Lavender and immerse yourself in fragrant lavender fields. Enjoy picking your own lavender, taking photos, and relaxing in the serene surroundings⁴.

Remember, Hertfordshire offers a mix of history, magic, wildlife, and natural beauty – perfect for an unforgettable day out! 🌳🏰🌿¹²³⁴.

Source: Conversation with Bing, 30/01/2024
(1) 14 Best Days Out In Hertfordshire for Your Day Trip. https://dayoutinengland.com/best-days-out-in-hertfordshire/.
(2) 21 great days out in Hertfordshire | Great British Life. https://www.greatbritishlife.co.uk/homes-and-gardens/places-to-live/22575397.21-great-days-hertfordshire/.
(3) Ideas For Great Days Out In Hertfordshire - Visit Herts. https://www.visitherts.co.uk/see-and-do/inspirational-ideas/.
(4) 20 free or low cost activities to do in Hertfordshire with kids. https://www.helpingherts.com/2022/03/16/20-free-or-low-cost-activities-to-do-in-hertfordshire-with-kids/.