The Flying Proms at The Shuttleworth Collection celebrates 21 years, and will bring all the atmosphere and fun of a truly British Proms and the excitement of vintage aircraft displaying to live music from the National Symphony orchestra.
Starting on Friday 17th to Wednesday 22nd August, The Mall will be welcoming the VR Roadshow to Luton, featuring the Fantasmapod - a free virtual reality gaming experience that’s guaranteed to amaze you.
Work Your Soul returns for their 4th annual Summer Alldayer . Like last year you can expect 12 hrs of top quality 60’s Reggae and Soul music!
Things kick off at 2 with sounds provided by the WYS residents as well as plenty of top guests DJ’s from the local scene.
On Saturday 18th August, Heatblast from the popular animated TV series Ben10 will be visiting The Entertainer store at The Mall Luton.
Appearing at intervals between 10am – 4pm the little ones will also get the chance to have their photos taken alongside the impressive Ben10 character.
Dunton Community Garden is run by volunteers & worked on organic gardening principles. We hold monthly coffee mornings to provide a community gathering point, sell produce & enjoy the surroundings. Come along to enjoy a cuppa & fresh bake. Chat, play or wander round the garden.
Dunton Community Garden, Great Close, Church Farm, Church Street, Dunton near Biggleswade
Self-led activities are available during the holidays. These include den building, journey sticks, wildlife challenge sheets and dragonfly making, while you can now discover the walk around the new heathland loop!
Get ready for ALL NEW Summer Fun at Mead Open Farm from 23 July – 31 August!
All included in entry, enjoy fresh adventures in the NEW Veggie Wood Indoor Play Area, take part in the NEW hilarious Veggie-Tastic Shows and discover the NEW end of day Foam Party!
Mead Open Farm Stanbridge Road, Billington, Near Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire
Runaway Adventures are hosting a series of 3 Forest Trail runs this summer, giving intermediate runners a chance to explore different parts of the Forest. Other runs will be exploring Folly Wood June and Gateway Woods.
DYNAMIC STORYTELLING WITH QUIRKY PROPS
Join us in the yurt in The Lodge gardens, where the amazing Theatre of Widdershins will be here telling their stories from all over the world - folk tales, fairy tales and myths - told with the gusto of a live theatrical show
Sunday 29 July: Stone Soup
Sunday 12 August:
Treat yourself to a wonderful home-baked afternoon tea in the grand setting of The House at Shuttleworth, formerly the home of the Shuttleworth family. The House will be open for viewing with room stewards on hand to tell you more about the history of the family and Old Warden Park.
The House at Shuttleworth, Old Warden Park, Nr Biggleswade
Dunstable Downs is famous for its kite flying so come and learn how to make a simple kite to fly here.
Every Tuesday and Friday during August there will be a member of staff here ready to show you how to construct a kite.
Join us on our search for dragonflies and other minibeasts in the Park and make your own dragonfly to take home! Wear long trousers, avoid open toed sandals and make sure you have suncream and a sun hat just in case!
Fantastic fun for all the family at this community event which starts off with a carnival through the pretty town of Potton. Everyone then heads off to the Henry Smith playing fields for live music and fun games.
(FLB) Frontline Bass PRESENTS
The OFFICIAL Launch Party !! Friday 24th August
DRUM AND BASS comes to HQ Sports Bar Dunstable with a Brand New Night of DRUM AND BASS featuring some of the best established and up and comers in the game.
This is one not to be missed !!!
Recommended for ages 5-10
Children love to delve and discover the bugs, beetles and beasties living in the undergrowth on the reserve. This year we will be bush bashing to find the hidden bugs that live in the trees around us.
Booking essential 01767 693333.
Children must be accompanied by an adult.
Sat 25 Aug 2018 – As You Like It
Sun 26 Aug 2018 – The Importance of Being Earnest
“All the world’s a stage, and all the men and women merely players…” Welcome to the Forest of Arden, a world of clowns, lovers, runaways and rebels.
Join us for a fabulous evening of Choral singing as Bedford’s Eagle Choir, and singers from Bedford Choral Society and Danesborough Chorus are joined by the Ino Mixed Chorus (Japan) and Adeleide Philharmonia Chorus (Australia) for a tri-continental celebration of choral singing.
Award Winning ’Shooting Stars Theatre Company’ return to Harlington Manor with an open air production of Noel Coward’s ’Private Lives’.
“I think very few people are completely normal really deep down in their private lives.
An exhibition of art by local artists held at St James Church, Pulloxhill over Saturday 25th and Sunday 26th August.
Most of the artwork will be for sale so do come along - you may see something you really like..
Refreshments and light lunches are available in our Marquee