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More details - Hides, Homes and The Harts Horns
28th April – 30th June 2018. Free Entry. Tuesday – Saturday 10 am – 5 pm Come and find out about the history of Hornsmill and the characters who lived there in this new exhibition at Hertford Museum.
Hertford Museum, 18 Bull Plain, Hertford
Today to Thu 31 May

More details - Chelsea Flower Show Cocktail at Sopwell House
Sopwell House is getting in the spirit of the Chelsea Flower Show 2018 with the launch of its limited edition Honeydew cocktail. The floral-inspired cocktail is refreshing on the palate and is best enjoyed on Sopwell House’s outdoor terrace looking out onto the beautiful Hertfordshire countryside.
Sopwell House, Cottonmill Lane, St Albans
Tue 22 May to Sat 26 May

More details - Ashridge Estate - Professional dog walkers meeting
Find out about our new licensing scheme and help us to understand how we can make this work for you. Please let us know you are attending by emailing or phoning us, so that we know how many to expect. Booking Not Needed.
Ashridge Estate, Moneybury Hill, Berkhamsted
Thu 24 May

More details - 3rd Edition of World Congress & Exhibition on Vascular Surgery
Theme: Disseminating latest technologies in the field of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery Vascular Surgery 2018 Conference highlights the theme “Disseminating latest technologies in the field of Vascular & Endovascular Surgery”.
London, UK
Thu 24 May and Fri 25 May

More details - Art Exhibition -  Altered Perception
Altered Perception - An Exhibition by David Gale and Kimberley Bevan. A collection of original paintings by David Gale and Kimberley Bevan which explore scale and alternative view points from the artist’s individual perspective.
Arts and Heritage center, Old Town Hall, Baldock
Fri 25 May, Sat 26 May, Fri 1 Jun, Sat 2 Jun, Fri 8 Jun, Sat 9 Jun, Fri 15 Jun, Sat 16 Jun, Fri 22 Jun, Sat 23 Jun

RADLETT/ELSTREE 30s to 50sPlus PARTY for Singles & Couples - Friday 25th May More details - RADLETT/ELSTREE 30s to 50sPlus PARTY for Singles & Couples - Friday 25th May
30s to 50sPlus Party Nights for Singles and Couples with top DJ playing your favourite club classics 70s to date. These parties are THE place for 30s to 50sPlus to drink, dance, socialise and meet new people. Monthly at Radlett Park Golf Club, Watling Street, nr Radlett, Herts, WD6 3AA.
Radlett Park Golf Club, Watliing Street, Radlett
Fri 25 May
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More details - The White Cottage - Open Garden for NGS
An idyllic and atmospheric setting. A riverside retreat of over an acre in rural position adjacent to a ford. The River Lea widens and forms the boundary to this wildlife haven which could be a setting for ’Wind in the Willows’. Sally’s cottage garden reflects her unique eclectic style.
The White Cottage, St. Albans
Fri 25 May

More details - chARiTy @ Gravelly Barn "Choice Matters" 12 inch canvas Exhibition
An open exhibition for established and aspiring artists, with all proceeds to our seven charities including the Norma Adams Tribute Fund at Breast Cancer Now.
The EJD Studio, Gravelly Barn, Gravelly Lane, Braughing
Sat 26 May to Sun 3 Jun

More details - Lea Valley Orchid Society Show
Lea Valley Orchid Society Show. Traders will include Laurence Hobbs Orchids,Royden Orchids, and Orchid Alchemy. Orchid re-potting demonstration . There will also be Orchid displays from several Orchid Societies, Tombola, delicious home made cakes and garden plant stand.
Age Concern,Riverside Hall,Priory Street,Ware,Herts
Sat 26 May

More details - Hertfordshire Country Show - Crafts Village Only
We are providing a Crafts Village at this event
The Showground, Redbourn, Herts
Sat 26 May and Sun 27 May

More details - Knebworth Home & Antiques Fair
This outdoor event will be held beside the stately Knebworth House. It’s the place to be for designers, props buyers, home renovators and anyone looking for a great selection of stock brought in from the UK and beyond.
Knebworth Park
Sat 26 May and Sun 27 May

More details - Spring has officially sprung at Willows Activity Farm
It finally feels like spring has sprung and Willows Activity Farm has announced all its Spring Special activities, taking place from 26th May – 3rd June 2018.
Willows Activity Farm, Coursers Rd, St Albans
Sat 26 May

More details - Lea Valley Orchid Society   , Orchid Show
Lea Valley Orchid Society - Join us at our Annual Orchid Show and get to know an amazing variety of Orchids. We have all been given a Moth Orchid (Phalaenopsis) at some time ! Come and find out how to revive and get it blooming again at our advice, care and repotting demonstrations.
Age Concern UK, Riverside Hall, Priory Street,Ware
Sat 26 May

More details - Hertfordshire County Show
New food, drink, music, big top, Village Green, entertainment, craftsmen, heavy horses, plus animal classes on show. Eat and Drink Hertfordshire and Street Food. Or bring your own picnic! A completely regenerated Village Green. Happy’s Big Top, with jugglers, acrobats, magic and much more.
The Showground, Dunstable Road, Redbourn
Sat 26 May and Sun 27 May

More details - Concert by Sean Shibe Classical Guitarist at St Marys Stapleford on May 26th 2018 7.30 pm
On Saturday 26th at 7.30 pm guitarist Sean Shibe will be playing at St Marys Church Stapleford Nr Hertford Herts SG14 3NB. Since giving a fabulous concert at St Marys last year he has given concerts all over the world, including a recital at the Wigmore Hall and has brought out a highly acclaimed CD!
St Marys Church Stapleford, Nr Hertford
Sat 26 May

More details - Oliver Dawsons Saxon, The Handsome Beasts, The Deep + TBC
Oliver Dawsons Saxon, The Handsome Beasts, The Deep + TBC NWOBHM: Tickets avaiable.
The Rock Den, Hatfield
Sat 26 May

More details - 15 Gade Valley Cottages - Open Garden for NGS
165ft x 30ft sloping rural garden. Patio, lawn, borders and pond. Paths lead through a woodland area emerging by wildlife pond and sunny border. A choice of seating offers views across the beautiful Gade valley or quiet shady contemplation with sounds of rustling bamboos and bubbling water.
15 Gade Valley Cottages, Hemel Hempstead
Sun 27 May, Sun 22 Jul

More details - The Greatest Showman (PG) Screening
Relive 2018’s biggest musical event on the big screen with The Greatest Showman, whether you missed it at the cinema or just need to see it again!
The Sandpit Theatre, The Ridgeway, St Albans
Sun 27 May

More details - Benington Lordship - Open Garden for NGS
7 acre garden incl historic buildings, kitchen garden, lakes. Spectacular herbaceous borders, unspoilt panoramic views.
Benington Lordship, Stevenage
Sun 27 May

More details - The Cherry Tree - Open Garden for NGS
The Cherry Tree is a small, secluded garden on several levels containing shrubs, trees and climbers, many of them perfumed. Much of the planting, including exotics, is in containers that are cycled in various positions throughout the seasons. A heated greenhouse and summerhouse maintain tender plants in winter.
The Cherry Tree, Hitchin
Sun 27 May

Preston Open Gardens More details - Preston Open Gardens
A large number of gardens in this pretty village 3 miles south of Hitchin, Hertfordshire offer a variety of sizes, styles and planting with many interesting details including unusual plants, wild areas and water features. The small Arts & Crafts church of St Martin will be beautifully decorated and open to visitors.
Preston Village, near Hitchin
Sun 27 May
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More details - Bushey's Giant Outdoor Car Boot Sale
Buy and sell at Watford’s longest running Sunday outdoor car boot sale! 5 mins from M1 Jct 5. Buyers Car Park on site with disabled spaces.No parking outside on the road.Refreshments, clean toilets, dogs allowed.
Little Bushey Lane
Sun 27 May, Sun 3 Jun, Sun 10 Jun, Sun 17 Jun, Sun 24 Jun, Sun 1 Jul

More details - 43 Mardley Hill - Open Garden for NGS
An unexpected garden created by plantaholics and packed with unusual plants and inspiring combinations. Foliage in a wide range of colours and textures forms the backdrop to ever-changing flowers. Several seating areas offer different perspectives on the design and planting composition.
43 Mardley Hill, Welwyn
Mon 28 May

More details - Doctor Dolittle
“Hello to one and all. I am Doctor John Dolittle a very famous Doctor. I’m a bit wacky actually but you will get used to that. Some of you may have heard of me (good for you) and some may have not - but you will now. I am not a normal run of the mill Doctor. I was once but I really did not like my patients.
The Sandpit Theatre, The Ridgeway, St Albans
Mon 28 May

More details - The White Cottage - Open Garden for NGS
An idyllic and atmospheric setting. A riverside retreat of over an acre in rural position adjacent to a ford. The River Lea widens and forms the boundary to this wildlife haven which could be a setting for ’Wind in the Willows’. Sally’s cottage garden reflects her unique eclectic style.
The White Cottage, St. Albans
Mon 28 May

More details - Ashridge Estate - Half term trail and crafts
Follow honey bee’s trail through the woods and create a buzz with your own matching bee craft in the Visitor Centre. Crafts take place in the Visitor Centre. All children must be supervised by an adult. Booking Not Needed. Dogs on leads welcome.
Ashridge Estate, Moneybury Hill, Berkhamsted
Mon 28 May to Fri 1 Jun

More details - 43 Mardley Hill - Open Garden for NGS
An unexpected garden created by plantaholics and packed with unusual plants and inspiring combinations. Foliage in a wide range of colours and textures forms the backdrop to ever-changing flowers. Several seating areas offer different perspectives on the design and planting composition.
43 Mardley Hill, Welwyn
Mon 28 May

More details - Easter and May Holiday Activities at Welwyn Roman Baths
Mon 2 April - Clay Play: Roman coins Create your own hoard of Roman coins out of clay. Mon 9 April - Roman Honey Cakes Have a taste of Roman food by making your own honey cakes*.
Welwyn Roman Baths, Welwyn Bypass, Hertfordshire
Mon 28 May

More details - Camel and Fun Race Day
YES WE RACE REAL CAMELS with our own JOCKEYS , BRAVE PEOPLE WE ALSO RACE : YOUR OWN DOGS ; PEOPLE COME BACK TIME AFTER TIME COBS SHETLAND PONIES PONY RIDES , Ideal for the grandkids !
POINT TO POINT RACE COURSE, B156 NORTHAW ROAD WEST NR POTTERS BAR
Mon 28 May

More details - Victorian Science Week: May Half Term at Hertford Museum
Up, up and away! Be inspired by incredible Victorian inventions and popular scientific pastimes. Create a fabulous flying disc, a mini hot air balloon model and more. FREE spaces are available for families on a lower income. Please contact the museum for further information
Hertford Museum 18 Bull Plain Hertford
Tue 29 May to Thu 31 May

More details - Victorian Visionaries at Hertford museum
Explore the museum galleries where we will be demonstrating some exciting Victorian scientific theories. Drop in - it’s FREE!
Hertford Museum 18 Bull Plain Hertford
Tue 29 May

More details - School Holiday Activities Apr-May at Mill Green Museum
Tuesday 3 April - Foody Art & Craft Fun Colour cut and stick together some food inspired art & craft Wednesday 4 April - Bake a Bread Roll - NB, please note different times for this event 10am - 12pm 1pm - 3pm Join us for a baking day at Mill Green.
Mill Green Mill & Museum
Tue 29 May to Thu 31 May

More details - London Klezmer Quartet concert
Another opportunity to join the LKQ in an evening of entertaining and moving Jewish traditional music-making. Admission price includes programme Free parking on site Licensed bar
Benslow Music Trust Ibberson Way
Wed 30 May

More details - Finding Dory (U) Screening
Dory is a wide-eyed, blue tang fish who suffers from memory loss every 10 seconds or so. The one thing she can remember is that she somehow became separated from her parents as a child. With help from her friends Nemo and Marlin, Dory embarks on an epic adventure to find them.
The Sandpit Theatre, The Ridgeway, St Albans
Wed 30 May

More details - Excelmania
Excel Performing Arts bring you their Annual Showcase! Tickets go on sale MONDAY 16th APRIL 2018.
The Sandpit Theatre, The Ridgeway, St Albans
Wed 30 May to Sat 2 Jun

More details - Dinosaur World Live 2018
Friday 1st June, 11am & 2pmThursday 31st May, 2pm & 4.30pm BOOK NOW BEFORE TICKETS BECOME EXTINCT! A brand new dino-mite adventure!    Dare to experience the dangers and delights of Dinosaur World in this interactive new show for all the family.
Hertford Theatre The Wash, Hertford
Thu 31 May

More details - Mackerye End House - Open Garden for NGS
C16 (Grade 1 listed) Manor House (not open) set in 15 acres of formal gardens, parkland and woodland, front garden set in framework of formal yew hedges. Victorian walled garden with extensive box hedging and box maze, cutting garden, kitchen garden and lily pond. Courtyard garden with extensive yew and box borders.
Mackerye End House, Harpenden
Fri 1 Jun

More details - Multi Activity Course - MA3
Multi Activity sessions are weather dependant, this could be Land and Water based activities. This is for children aged 8 - 14 years old!
Fairlands Valley Sailing Centre, Six Hills Way, Stevenage
Fri 1 Jun

More details - The Old Ways - repatterned.  Textile Exhibition by Members of HUE
HUE is a group of twelve textile artists, formed in 2008. Members are all experienced, have exhibited widely and come together as HUE to share and exchange ideas and develop as artists. Techniques used include hand and machine embroidery, quilting and weaving.
Art Van Go. 1 Stevenage Road, Knebworth
Fri 1 Jun to Sat 30 Jun

More details - 124 Highfield Way - Open Garden for NGS
Gently sloping from terrace at the top down to deck at the bottom the plethora of plants and trees provide an ever-changing burst of colour and interest throughout the year.
124 Highfield Way, Rickmansworth
Sat 2 Jun and Sun 3 Jun

More details - Handbells in Concert with The East Anglian Regional Team
The East Anglian Regional Handbell Team will be playing a selection of classical, popular and original handbell music. With 40 musicians and over 360 instruments this is a concert not to be missed.
Ware Drill Hall, 17 Amwell End, Ware
Sat 2 Jun

More details - Welwyn and Hatfield Race for Life & Pretty Muddy
On Sunday 3rd June 2018, Welwyn and Hatfield Race for Life will bring thousands of women together to support Cancer Research UK’s life-saving research. Just by signing up you’ll make a difference and whether you raise £10 or £200, every penny matters. Race for Life 5k is great for all ages.
Stanborough Park, Stanborough Road, Welwyn Garden City
Sat 2 Jun and Sun 3 Jun

More details - Stamford Race for Life and Pretty Muddy
On Saturday 2nd and Sunday 3rd June 2018, Stamford Race for Life will bring thousands of women together to support Cancer Research UK’s life-saving research. Just by signing up you’ll make a difference and whether you raise £10 or £200, every penny matters. Race for Life 5k is great for all ages.
Burghley House, Burghley Park, Stamford
Sat 2 Jun and Sun 3 Jun

More details - Outdoor Sundown Cinema Weekend for all the family
Get the family together with a picnic and enjoy some ’outdoor’ screen time in the sunshine at Hitchin Priory - a venue set in acres of magnificent grounds - only a minute’s walk from the charming l market town of Hitchin.
Hitchin Priory Hotel, Tilehouse Street, Hitchin, Herts
Sat 2 Jun and Sun 3 Jun

More details - The Owl and the Pussycat
Saturday 2nd June, 2pm Will this meloobious family return together, will they always be a three?  Join Owly-cat and fellow family members, Jumblie and Quangle Wangle Quee, in a story inspired by the nonsense world of Edward Lear.
Hertford Theatre The Wash, Hertford
Sat 2 Jun

More details - Digswell Arts Trust Open Studios
An exciting opportunity to get to know your local artist community, to meet practicing artists, visit their individual studio spaces and purchase affordable works of art.
The Forge, Hertford Road, Digswell, AL6 OBU
Sat 2 Jun and Sun 3 Jun

More details - St Albans Organ Theatre Craft Fair
Arts and Crafts sale.
St Albans Organ Theatre, 320 Camp Road, St Albans Herts
Sat 2 Jun

More details - Craft Fair
Set in the unique venue of St Albans Organ Theatre in Camp Road, next to Camp School, we will be holding a Craft Fair for handmade gifts and crafts and also vintage items. Come along to experience the wonderful hidden gem, indulge in some home made cakes and tea and wonder around the various craft stands.
St Albans Organ Theatre, 320 Camp Road, St Albans
Sat 2 Jun

More details - Vintage Tea Afternoon
A very popular Vintage Afternoon Tea whilst enjoying the quieter instruments in the collection. Booking essential via stalbansorgantheatre@tjlmarketing.co.uk
St Albans Organ Theatre, 320 Camp Road, St Albans Herts
Sun 3 Jun

More details - The Hatfield House Wedding Fair
The summer Wedding Fair at Hatfield House on Sunday 3rd June 2018 is quite simply the most unique and extraordinary wedding Fair ever to take place at this historic wedding venue. As well the usual creative mix of inspirational exhibitors and two signature fashion shows at 12.30pm and 2.
Hatfield Park
Sun 3 Jun

More details - Cars At The Castle
The castle lawn will be home to an array of cars for the afternoon, from modern to classics. Visitors will be able to roam around the grounds looking at the vehicles whilst children indulge in fun activities. The Castle will also be open for visitors to explore free of charge. Free entry to the public
Hertford Castle
Sun 3 Jun

More details - Cars at the Castle
The castle lawn will be home to an array of cars for the afternoon, from modern to classics. Visitors will be able to roam around the grounds looking at the vehicles whilst children indulge in fun activities. The Castle will also be open for visitors to explore free of charge.
Hertford Castle
Sun 3 Jun

More details - The Hospice of St Francis Garden Party
The Hospice of St Francis will be holding its ever popular annual Garden Party once again in the beautiful grounds of Ashridge House with this year’s event offering a wide range of activities and attractions to keep the whole family entertained.
Ashridge House, Berkhamsted
Sun 3 Jun

More details - Family Tree Detectives - using health records
Join Archivist Gary Moyle to uncover the wealth of information in health records and how to access them. Useful for anyone conducting family history research or just those with a passion for local history.
Hertfordshire Archives and Local Studies Register Office Block County Hall Hertford Hertfordshire
Tue 5 Jun

More details - Member's presentation about birding travels at home and abroad
Illustrated talk organised by Watford Local RSPB Group. (following short AGM)
Stanborough Centre, 609, St Albans Rd, Watford
Wed 6 Jun

More details - Bishop’s Stortford & District Philatelic Society Meeting
Amersham P.S. Entertains (C. Marsh). Organised by Bishop’s Stortford & District Philatelic Society. Contact for details: Dave Armitage (Secretary).
Pre-Preparatory School, Bishop’s Stortford College, Great Hadham Road, Bishop’s Stortford
Wed 6 Jun

More details - Little Shop of Horrors
Sandringham School’s Drama Faculty present their take on the deviously delicious Broadway and Hollywood sci-fi smash musical, Little Shop Of Horrors. The meek floral assistant Seymour Krelborn stumbles across a new breed of plant he names "Audrey II" - after his coworker crush.
The Sandpit Theatre, The Ridgeway, St Albans
Wed 6 Jun to Fri 8 Jun

More details - NATIONAL TRUST Watford and District Association
We have requested a National Trust representative from the workforce at Clandon Park to come and tell us of the progress and future of the rebuilding of Clandon Park. We await further information of who the speaker will be.
Stanborough Centre, 609 St Albans Road, Garston, Watford.
Thu 7 Jun

More details - Ashridge Estate - Gentle Stroll - Ashridge House Gardens
Join our knowledgeable walk leader for a gentle stroll through the gardens at Ashridge House. This walk focuses on the work of 18th century landscape designer Humpry Repton to celebrate the bicentenary of his death. Booking Not Needed. Children are welcome with accompanying adults. Assistance Dogs only are welcome.
Ashridge Estate, Moneybury Hill, Berkhamsted
Thu 7 Jun

More details - Exhibition On Screen -  The Impressionists
Composer Professor Stephen Baysted and mezzo/pianist Susan Legg have collaborated with award-winning documentary film-maker Phil Grabsky to write four of the musical scores for his Exhibition on Screen films; Matisse; The Impressionists; Renoir: Revered and Reviled and I, Claude Monet.
ST MARY’S CHURCH HEMEL HEMPSTEAD
Fri 8 Jun

More details - Dumb Show
This hilarious play about the ethics of tabloid journalism focuses on Barry, a TV comic, whose career and personal life are in steep and swift decline. Barry is escorted to a smart hotel room to meet Greg and Liz, two journalists pretending to be bankers.
Abbey Theatre, Westminster Lodge, Holywell Hill, St Albans
Fri 8 Jun to Sat 16 Jun

More details - Art in the Nave
The Festival will be held from Friday 8th June to Sunday 10th June 2018 from 11am to 4pm. We are delighted that our favourite artists continue to support this prestigious event in the Borough of Dacorum. Hertfordshire. arts calendar and are also very happy to make new artists a welcome addition to the team.
st Mary’s Church, Hemel Hempstead
Fri 8 Jun to Sun 10 Jun

More details - Ashridge Estate - Totally Batty Walk
See if you can spot a bat on this fascinating walk with one of our rangers. These amazing creatures are busy at night so join one of our rangers to see how many you can see. If you have a bat detector bring it along. Booking Essential. Phone: 01442851227. Not suitable for very young children.
Ashridge Estate, Moneybury Hill, Berkhamsted
Fri 8 Jun, Fri 6 Jul

More details - Artists at Hastoe
Part of Bucks Art Weeks. Eight diverse and interesting artists will be demonstrating their skills in this exhibition. Admission free, refreshments and ample free parking. Cream teas each weekend from 3pm, and live jazz on Sunday 10th and 17th June from 3pm in aid of local charity.
Hastoe Village Hall, Church Lane, Hastoe, Tring
Fri 8 Jun to Sun 17 Jun

More details - 9-Jun-18 : Vaughan Williams' Sea Symphony at St Albans Cathedral
On Saturday 9th June, Hertford Choral Society under its Music Director Derek Harrison will be performing Vaughan Williams’ “Sea Symphony” (Symphony No 1) at St Albans Cathedral accompanied by the Chameleon Arts Orchestra and featuring Soprano Sarah Fox and Baritone Robert Gildon.
St Albans Cathedral ST ALBANS
Sat 9 Jun

More details - Letchworth Sinfonia Summer Concert
Your feet will be tapping as we bring you a joyous and fast paced summer concert featuring works by Beethoven, Dvorak and Bartok.
Letchworth Free Church, Norton Way South, Letchworth Garden City
Sat 9 Jun

More details - Watford Race for Life
On Sunday 10th June 2018, Watford Race for Life will bring thousands of women together to support Cancer Research UK’s life-saving research. Just by signing up you’ll make a difference and whether you raise £10 or £200, every penny matters. Race for Life 5k is great for all ages.
Cassiobury Park, Off Cassiobury Park Avenue, Watford
Sat 9 Jun and Sun 10 Jun

More details - Ayot St Lawrence Art Show
The 44th annual Ayot St Lawrence Art Show will take place from Saturday 9th to Monday 11th June, with an exclusive preview evening on Friday 8th, in the beautiful Ayot St Lawrence Grade I listed, Greek-style, Palladian Church.
Ayot St. Lawrence Palladian Church
Sat 9 Jun to Mon 11 Jun

More details - Standon Open Gardens Saturday 9th June 2018
Standon is a very pretty village situated on the A120 and very close to the junction with the A10. Approximately 15 gardens will be open ranging from the Standon Lordship to small cottage gardens. There will be lunches and teas available and music will be a feature during the afternoon as well.
High Street, Standon
Sat 9 Jun

More details - Indoor Craft Fayre - Harpenden - (Welwyn Harmony Fundraiser)
A range of traditional and modern craft and fayre stalls including tombola, art and craft, home-made goods, cakes, jams, plants and much more!
High Street Methodist Church Hall, High Street, Harpenden
Sat 9 Jun

More details - Ashridge Estate - Walk the Chalk
Discover the beauty and rich natural environment of the chalk hills at Ivinghoe Beacon. Follow a family-friendly route designed to showcase the variety of natural features and history of this rare habitat. Booking Not Needed. 5+. Dogs on leads welcome.
Ashridge Estate, Moneybury Hill, Berkhamsted
Sat 9 Jun

More details - Theatre Organ Concert
Chris Stanbury - One of the UK’s most versatile young musicians makes his first visit to the Theatre
St Albans Organ Theatre, 320 Camp Road, St Albans Herts
Sat 9 Jun

More details - Serge Hill Gardens - Open Garden for NGS
Two very diverse gardens. At its entrance the Barn has an enclosed courtyard, with tanks of water, herbaceous perennials and shrubs tolerant of generally dry conditions.
Serge Hill Gardens, Watford
Sun 10 Jun

More details - Thundridge Hill House - Open Garden for NGS
Well-established garden of approx 2½ acres; good variety of plants, shrubs and roses, attractive hedges. Visitors often ask for the unusual yellow-only bed. Several delightful places to sit.
Thundridge Hill House, Ware
Sun 10 Jun

More details - Ashridge House - Open Garden for NGS
The gardens cover 190 acres forming part of the Grade II Registered Landscape of Ashridge Park. Based on designs by Humphry Repton in 1813 modified by Jeffry Wyatville. Small secluded gardens, as well as a large lawn area leading to avenues of trees.
Ashridge House, Berkhamsted
Sun 10 Jun

More details - Hertfordshire Festival of Music
Hertfordshire Festival of Music 2018 - The Music of  Fantasy, Fable and Folklore   Our 2018 Festival explores the special way in which music can take us away from the ordinary and often all too ‘real’ world into what Shakespeare called ‘something rich and strange’.
Various Venues in Hertford
Sun 10 Jun to Sat 16 Jun

More details - Family Arts Studio - Willow Pattern
Local artist leads a hands-on craft activity inspired by the artworks on display in the Broadway Gallery. This month’s fun theme is Willow Pattern! Family Arts Studio is a free drop-in activity from 10am-1pm on the second Sunday of each month.
Broadway Studio & Gallery 2 The Arcade Letchworth Garden City
Sun 10 Jun

More details - Alice's Adventures in Wonderland
Take a trip down the rabbit hole with Chapterhouse Theatre Company this summer as they present the classic tale of Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland. Join Alice as she stumbles into the magical world of Wonderland and meet a whole host of colourful characters.
Hatfield House, Hatfield
Sun 10 Jun

More details - St Paul's Walden Bury - Open Garden for NGS
Spectacular formal woodland garden, Grade 1 listed, laid out 1720. Long rides lined with clipped beech hedges lead to temples, statues, lake and a terraced theatre. Seasonal displays of snowdrops, daffodils, cowslips, irises, magnolias, rhododendrons, lilies. Wild flowers are encouraged.
St Paul’s Walden Bury, Hitchin
Sun 10 Jun

More details - Musical Sunday Afternoon
Enjoy a musical Sunday Afternoon listening to this fascinating collection of unique self-playing musical instruments. Includes tea and coffee in the interval. (Every 2nd Sunday of the month March to November)
St Albans Organ Theatre, 320 Camp Road, St Albans Herts
Sun 10 Jun, Sun 8 Jul

More details - St Stephens Avenue Gardens - Open Garden for NGS
Two gardens of similar size and the same aspect, developed in totally different ways. The plantswoman’s garden at Number 20 is ’a master class in making the most of a long and narrow plot’ (Amateur Gardening magazine). Varied habitats include cool and moist, dry gravel, and lush pondside displays.
St Stephens Avenue Gardens, St Albans
Sun 10 Jun

More details - Mackerye End House - Open Garden for NGS
C16 (Grade 1 listed) Manor House (not open) set in 15 acres of formal gardens, parkland and woodland, front garden set in framework of formal yew hedges. Victorian walled garden with extensive box hedging and box maze, cutting garden, kitchen garden and lily pond. Courtyard garden with extensive yew and box borders.
Mackerye End House, Harpenden
Sun 10 Jun

More details - 14 Corinium Gate - Open Garden for NGS
Designed for relaxation, this low maintenance garden makes the most of a 10m x 10m urban plot. Features include a spacious south-facing terrace, wisteria-clad gazebo, an ornamental water feature surrounded by wild flower turf, shed with sedum roof, borders in dappled shade, and zonal lighting.
14 Corinium Gate, St. Albans
Sun 10 Jun

More details - First Aid Refresher Course
Places available on our next Annual Refresher course. Suitable for those who already hold a First Aid at Work or Emergency First Aid at Work qualification gained within the the last 3 years.
Safety and Health Ltd, Unit 11 & 12, Baldock Industrial Estate, London Road, Baldock
Mon 11 Jun

More details - Tedesca String Quartet concert
Programme includes:- Haydn: String Quartet in D minor Op 9 No 4 Bartók: String Quartet No 6 Beethoven: String Quartet in F major Op 59 No 1 Admission price includes programme Free parking on site Licensed bar
Benslow Music Trust Ibberson Way
Wed 13 Jun

More details - Ladies Champagne Afternoon Tea
A fabulous afternoon with inspirational speaker Caroline Jones talking about her love for fashion and her multi-award winning fundraising campaign Knickers Model’s Own. The talk will be followed by afternoon tea and then a Q&A session with Caroline giving styling tips. www.renniegrove.
St Michael’s Manor Fishpool Street, St Albans
Thu 14 Jun

More details - Tring Brewery Tour
A behind the scenes tour at Tring Brewery, including beer tasting and fish & chip supper. Raising money for the Chilterns MS Centre.
Tring Brewery, Dunsley Farm, London Road, Tring
Fri 15 Jun

More details - The Millers Cottage - Open Garden for NGS
Essentially a romantic cottage garden with hundreds of roses that - like Topsy - just growed. Now over three acres the garden embraces many different themes from the woodland brook side walk and a formal wedding pavilion, through formal parterre and kitchen gardens, an architectural pool garden to the wide vistas of...
The Millers Cottage, Bishop’s Stortford
Fri 15 Jun

More details - The Lodge - Open Garden for NGS
The garden, of nearly 3 acres, has evolved over 47yrs, partly through our own efforts and partly through nature growing plants wherever it chooses.
The Lodge, St Albans
Sat 16 Jun

More details - Chipperfield Choral Society Summer Concert
Chipperfield Choral Society Summer Concert - Light Eternal - towards the commemoration of the ending of the First World War. The Soldier and a medley of songs from WW1, Requiem and Feel the Spirit by Rutter. Soloist Rosemary Clifford (Mezzo-Soprano). Musical Director Delia Meehan
Chipperfield - St Paul’s Church, The Common, Chipperfield
Sat 16 Jun

More details - Cheeki Monkeys BIG Pop-up Baby & Children’s Market/ Event and Fun Family Day
The place where "Smart Parents" shop! SAVE up to 90% on quality pre-loved goods! Plenty to keep the little ones amused. Buy & sell babies’ & children’s toys, clothes & equipment. For some fantastic pre-loved buying & selling tips, visit our website.
Westfield Academy Tolpits Lane WATFORD
Sat 16 Jun

More details - Annie the Musical
Set in 1930s New York during The Great Depression, brave young Annie is forced to live a life of misery at Miss Hannigan’s orphanage. Her luck soon changes when she’s chosen to spend a fairytale Christmas with famous billionaire, Oliver Warbucks.
The Sandpit Theatre, The Ridgeway, St Albans
Sat 16 Jun

More details - Marsworth Steam & Classic Vehicle Rally
A great day out for all the family. See historic steam engines, vintage tractors, classic cars, motorbikes and trucks at this fun day out – arena entertainment, stalls, sideshows and refreshments, live music, beer tent with local real ales and Pimms, tea and home-made cakes, ice creams, fish and chips, children’s...
Startop Farm, Marsworth
Sun 17 Jun

More details - Letchworth Open Gardens 2018
Letchworth Open Gardens 2018 is a biannual event where 25 Gardens will be Open from 11-5pm and tickets are on sale at the tourist information or David’s Book shop in advance from Mid May at £6 per person children are free. Tickets can be bought on the day for £7.
25 Gardens around Letchworth with minibus transport around the route and parking available at the Spirella building SG6 4AA
Sun 17 Jun

Mucky Pup Fun Run 2018 More details - Mucky Pup Fun Run 2018
Due to popular demand, our Mucky Pup Fun Run is back for 2018, this year featuring our very own Dog Show!
Royal Veterinary College Hawkshead Lane North Mymms Herts
Sun 17 Jun
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More details - Bayford Musical Gardens Day
On 17th June, 2018, Bayford residents will open their gardens to the public for a fun, music-filled day to raise money for local community and national charities.
Bayford Village
Sun 17 Jun

More details - The Little Mermaid
Sunday 17th June at 2.00pm Ballet Theatre UK’s charming and poignant ballet explores the nature of longing, how making choices have lasting consequences and how goodness can be rewarded in unexpected ways.
Hertford Theatre The Wash, Hertford
Sun 17 Jun

More details - Bayford Musical Gardens Day - Open Garden for NGS
A popular biennial event held for over 20yrs. More than a dozen gardens from large, long established formal layouts to pretty cottage gardens. 5 live bands incl jazz, steel and brass add a festive backdrop, while visitors can enjoy a variety of ploughmans lunches, cream teas and licensed bars.
Bayford Musical Gardens Day, Bayford
Sun 17 Jun

More details - The Lodge - Open Garden for NGS
The garden, of nearly 3 acres, has evolved over 47yrs, partly through our own efforts and partly through nature growing plants wherever it chooses.
The Lodge, St Albans
Sun 17 Jun

More details - Burloes Hall - Open Garden for NGS
Formal gardens with deep colourful mixed herbaceous borders. Bountiful Nepeta and white rose pergolas. Handsome beech trees and mature yew hedges with extensive lawns.
Burloes Hall, Royston
Sun 17 Jun

More details - Bayford Musical Gardens Day
This is the 30th anniversary of the Bayford Musical Gardens Day when the village of Bayford opens a dozen or more gardens with music provided by 7 bands including brass, jazz, steel, acoustic.
Bayford near Hertford
Sun 17 Jun
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More details - Ashridge Estate - Fun Ride for Horse Owners
Enjoy a two to three hour way-marked ride for horse-owners through some of Ashridge’s most beautiful landscapes. Follow our fabulous way-marked trail through stunning landscapes not normally open to horse-riders. There will be refreshments and rosettes for all. Pre-booking for this event is essential.
Ashridge Estate, Moneybury Hill, Berkhamsted
Sun 17 Jun

More details - Contance Lytton - Hertfordshire's Suffragette
To commemorate 100 years of female suffrage join us for a talk by Knebworth House Archivist Clare Fleck; where we will explore the history of Hertfordshire’s most famous suffragette, Lady Constance Lytton.
Hertfordshire Archives and Local Studies Register Office Block County Hall Hertford Hertfordshire
Wed 20 Jun

More details - Bishop’s Stortford & District Philatelic Society Meeting
Notable Philatelic Events. Organised by Bishop’s Stortford & District Philatelic Society. Contact for details: Dave Armitage (Secretary).
Ground Floor Club Room, Bishop’s Park Community Centre, Lancaster Way, Bishop’s Park, Bishop’s Stortford
Wed 20 Jun

More details - Lunchtime talks with Tricia Thompson
Let’s Do It: The Life and Music of Cole Porter Thurs 21 June 2018, 1pm A Lunchtime Talk with Tricia Thompson Tickets £15 The music of Cole Porter reflects the decadent 30’s lifestyle that he lived to the full.
Benslow Music Trust Benslow Lane
Thu 21 Jun

More details - Shaw's Corner - Widowers' Houses
Slum landlords,making their fortunes by exploiting their impoverished tenants, are Shaw’s targets for this chillingly contemporary play. You’re going to laugh and squirm at the same time.... Shaw said of this play that "nobody will find it a beautiful or lovable work.....the author ..
Shaw’s Corner, Ayot St Lawrence, near Welwyn
Fri 22 Jun to Sun 24 Jun

More details - Cosmetology & Dermatology, 2018
EuroSciCon invites all the participants from all over the world to attend conference on Cosmetology & Dermatology, 2018.
Euroscicon ltd., Highstone House, 165 High Street, Barnet, Hertfordshire , UK
Fri 22 Jun

More details - Jazz, Songs & Strings on a Summer's Eve - 23rd June 7:30PM
Our concert brings together two Hitchin ensembles, the well-established Hitchin Chamber Orchestra and the recently formed Hitchin Jazz Collective. Both bands include many players from the local community, from which we are blessed to have many outstanding musicians.
St Mary’s Church Church House Hitchin
Sat 23 Jun

More details - A Night at The Oscars - Outdoor Fundraising Music event
A fantastic outdoor fundraising music event set in the grounds of Flamstead Village School with lovely views across the countryside.
Flamstead village school Trowley Hill Road Flamstead St Albans
Sat 23 Jun

More details - 2018 Benington Flower Festival and Open Gardens 23-24 June.
A delightful day out in a rural village in Hertfordshire. Admire the themed flower festival in St Peter’s church. Visit 10+ interesting village gardens. Enjoy wonderful tea and cakes in the village hall. (some of the gardens are also serving cream teas). Plants and produce for sale!
St Peters Church and VIllage Hall Benington
Sat 23 Jun and Sun 24 Jun

More details - OPEN GARDEN and CREAM TEAS
The gardens are a small jewel behind the High Street. The theme will be a commemoration of the ending of WW1. There will be cream teas, (and other refreshments), live music from the First World War era and a chance to walk around these lovely gardens.
The Abbots House Gardens, High Street Abbots Langley
Sat 23 Jun

More details - The Alban Pilgrimage 2018
Join the crowds in St Albans as the city comes together to celebrate Britain’s first saint, Alban. Enjoy a wonderful spectacle as giant carnival puppets tell the story of the remarkable man who gave the city its name.
St Albans Cathedral, Sumpter Yard, St Albans
Sat 23 Jun

More details - Cats Protection Summer Quiz
We are pleased to announce that the next Cats Protection Charity Quiz night will be on 23rd June in Bennetts End, Hemel Hempstead. All proceeds to Cats Protection Hemel Hempstead and Berkhamsted Branch. Please come and support us, and have some fun at the same time!.
Gatecroft, Bennetts End, Hemel Hempstead
Sat 23 Jun

More details - Steve Grimmetts Grimm Reaper + The Darker My Horizon, Neverworld
Steve Grimmetts Grimm Reaper + The Darker My Horizon, Neverworld
The Rock Den, Hatfield
Sat 23 Jun

More details - Sketch Club
Enjoy a relaxed, friendly evening of drawing with wine and nibbles at Hertford Museum. Professional instruction and ideal for beginners £15 per person, includes all refreshments and materials. Booking essential, either at the museum or www.ticketsource.co.uk
Hertford Museum 18 Bull Plain Hertford
Sat 23 Jun

More details - Hertford Castle Carnival
Previously known as ’Carnival at the Castle’, this event is organised by Hertford Rotary Club in partnership with Hertford town Council.
Hertford Castle
Sun 24 Jun

More details - dHPO - Bohemian Beauties
The final concert of the de Havilland Philharmonic’s 2017-18 season takes Bohemian Beauties as its theme. It opens with Janacek’s Suite from the opera Cunning Little Vixen which is woven through with Moravian folk music and rhythms from the historical Czech lands.
Weston Auditorium, Hatfield
Sun 24 Jun

More details - Lily And Bear
Once in a while, along comes the perfect picture book, bearing the hallmarks of a true classic. Lisa Stubbs’ Lily and Bear is one such book, now adapted for the stage with songs, music, animation and puppets. Lily and Bear tells a truly magical tale about the give and take of friendship.
Broadway Cinema & Theatre Eastcheap Letchworth Garden City
Sun 24 Jun

More details - Hertford Castle Carnival & Fun Day
Previously known as ’Carnival at the Castle’, this event is organised by Hertford Rotary Club in partnership with Hertford town Council.
Hertford Castle
Sun 24 Jun

More details - Cunningham Hill Road Gardens - Open Garden for NGS
Set on opposite sides of a tree lined road, these two ½ acre gardens have a similar mature backdrop, but differ in their aspects and design. No.
Cunningham Hill Road Gardens, St Albans
Sun 24 Jun

More details - Ashridge Estate - Ashridge's ancient Dovecote
A rare opportunity to see the inside of our 18thC dovecote. This lovely old building is well-worth a visit on the rare occasions it is open. Booking Not Needed. Children are welcome with accompanying adults. Dogs on leads welcome.
Ashridge Estate, Moneybury Hill, Berkhamsted
Sun 24 Jun

More details - Maple Lodge Nature Reserve - Open Day
On Sunday, 24th June this private reserve will be open to the general public for a special Open Day that has been arranged to coincide with National Insect Week, which is organised by the Royal Entomological Society.
Maple Lodge Close, Maple Cross, Rickmansworth
Sun 24 Jun

More details - The Rhythm Kings
The Rhythm Kings. Artists performing: The Rhythm Kings.: Tickets avaiable.
Public Halls, Harpenden
Wed 27 Jun

More details - The Gruffalo's Child
Thursday 28th June, 1.30pm - School ShowFriday 29th June, 10.30am and 1.30pm- School Shows with some seats available for the general publicSaturday 30th June,  11am and 2pm The Gruffalo said that no gruffalo should Ever set foot in the deep dark wood. . .
Hertford Theatre The Wash, Hertford
Thu 28 Jun to Sat 30 Jun

More details - Happy Birthday
Bernard is having an affair, and so is his wife. They’re spending the weekend at their country house where Bernard has also invited his mistress to celebrate her birthday. To throw his wife off the scent he invites his good friend Robert to pose as his mistress’s boyfriend.
Abbey Theatre, Westminster Lodge, Holywell Hill, St Albans
Fri 29 Jun to Sat 7 Jul

More details - The Cherry Tree - Open Garden for NGS
The Cherry Tree is a small, secluded garden on several levels containing shrubs, trees and climbers, many of them perfumed. Much of the planting, including exotics, is in containers that are cycled in various positions throughout the seasons. A heated greenhouse and summerhouse maintain tender plants in winter.
The Cherry Tree, Hitchin
Fri 29 Jun

More details - 28 Fishpool Street - Open Garden for NGS
Sculpted box and yew hedging and a C17 Tripe House feature strongly in this tranquil oasis set in the vicinity of St Albans Cathedral. Gravel paths lead to a lawn surrounded by late flowering sustainable herbaceous perennial borders and a relaxed woodland retreat.
28 Fishpool Street, St. Albans
Fri 29 Jun

More details - Barnet Army Reserve Centre Open Day
The Army Reserve Centre in Barnet will have an open day on Saturday, 30th June. There will military vehicles and classic cars on display, stalls, refreshments and music. The classic cars will parade along the High Street in High Barnet from 10.30 am before taking up position on the Army Reserve Centre’s site.
St Albans Road
Sat 30 Jun
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More details - A Time for All Seasons Choral Concert
St Albans Choral Society presents a summer concert of beautiful folksongs by contemporary British composers John Rutter, Bob Chilcott, Cecilia McDowall and James MacMillan. The Choral Society is joined by young singers from Beaumont School Vocal Ensemble, and by soprano Sophie Edwards.
Jubilee Hall, St Albans High School for Girls, St Albans
Sat 30 Jun

More details - Cottered Village Day
Lots of fun for all the family! Live music all afternoon into evening, craft tent for kids, dog show, laser clay shoot, tug of war, food stalls, cakes, beer and cider stalls and lots more! Come along and bring your friends!!!
Cottered village, near Buntingford. Lots of off road parking available.
Sat 30 Jun

More details - Reed Strawberry Festival
St Mary’s Church and Friends of Reed First School are holding The Strawberry Festival on Saturday 30th June from 12-4pm in the beautiful grounds of the church, Church Lane, Reed, SG8 8AN.
St. Mary’s Church, Church Lane, Reed
Sat 30 Jun

More details - Concert of Classical Music
We would like to welcome you to a concert of classical orchestral and choral music, played and sung to a high standard in a beautiful and comfortable church with great concert acoustics.
St John Church Monks Rise Welwyn Garden City
Sat 30 Jun

More details - KT's Academy Summer Showcase
Join us for KT’s Academy of Performing Arts first ever summer showcase! A variety of dance singing and acting performances showcased by our students. Tickets go on sale Monday 16th April!
The Sandpit Theatre, The Ridgeway, St Albans
Sat 30 Jun

More details - Armed Forces Day Social & Dance
A Social & Dance for celebrate Armed Forces Day. Entertainment provided by the ’Hertfordshire Big Band’. Raffle.
WGC RNA Club Black Fan Road (off Mundells) Welwyn Garden City Hertfordshire
Sat 30 Jun

More details - Jumble Sale in aid of Cats Protection Hemel Hempstead & Berkhamsted
Jumble sales are great fun so come along and bag yourself a bargain! Books, toys and games, clothes of all shapes and sizes (some of them nearly new) from baby to adult, shoes, bric-a-brac, sheets, curtains, cushions and other household items.
The Village Hall, Potten End, nr Berkhamsted
Sat 30 Jun

More details - Larks in The Park Batford Springs
LARKS IN THE PARK Batford Springs (Marquis Lane Open Space, Harpenden) Sunday 1st July 2018 Activities Start at 12 Noon FREE ENTRANCE Larks in the Park is a popular event offering a day of fun and entertainment for all the family, bringing together the communities of Harpenden and surrounding villages.
Marquis Lane Harpenden
Sun 1 Jul

More details - Robin Hood and His Merry Men
Robin Hood and his band of merry men are feared by the richest of the land as they travel through Sherwood Forest stealing from the rich to give to the poor.
Hatfield House, Hatfield
Sun 1 Jul

More details - 28 Fishpool Street - Open Garden for NGS
Sculpted box and yew hedging and a C17 Tripe House feature strongly in this tranquil oasis set in the vicinity of St Albans Cathedral. Gravel paths lead to a lawn surrounded by late flowering sustainable herbaceous perennial borders and a relaxed woodland retreat.
28 Fishpool Street, St. Albans
Sun 1 Jul

More details - Tring Park School presents a Dance Spectacular
This is a wonderful opportunity to see the Tring Park senior students showcase their amazing talents through dance.
Tring Park School,
Mon 2 Jul

More details - Ashridge Estate - Gentle stroll - chalkland flowers
Join our knowledgeable volunteers for a gentle stroll on Ashridge’s chalklands to see the flowers that thrive there. This stroll may take up to 2 hours. You don’t need to pre-book just turn up. There are some steep slopes on this walk as it is near Ivinghoe Beacon. Booking Not Needed.
Ashridge Estate, Moneybury Hill, Berkhamsted
Mon 2 Jul

More details - Ministry of Science Live!
WARNING! WARNING! 100% Educational. 200% Entertaining. 300% Explosive. 400% Fun. Please keep your head firmly on your shoulders, and your arms, legs and feet inside the ride at all times – Ministry of Science Live is about to explode onto the stage!
Broadway Cinema & Theatre Eastcheap Letchworth Garden City
Tue 3 Jul

More details - Bovingdon Music Festival
A four day festival of classical, folk and jazz music, based around the pretty Victorian church, St Lawrence. Thursday 12.30 Giocoso Piano Trio Thursday 6.30 - Bovingdon Primary Acadamy Choir Friday 12.30 Adrienne Walters and Gergely Kaposi song and piano recital Friday 7.
St Lawrence Church, Bovingdon.
Thu 5 Jul to Sun 8 Jul

More details - The North Herts “Mock” Wedding & Evening Wedding Fair
Why not join us at this totally unique “Mock Wedding” and Evening Wedding Fair, a great way to while away a summer’s evening.
Hitchin Priory, Tilehouse Street, Hitchin
Thu 5 Jul

More details - NATIONAL TRUST Watford and District Association
Vic Botterill has been a public speaker for all kinds of occasions for more years than he cares to remember. Having spent 30 years in the police he has a unique insight into human behaviour from the ordinary to the extraordinary.
Stanborough Centre, 609 St Albans Road, Garston, Watford.
Thu 5 Jul

More details - Foxglove Cottage - Open Garden for NGS
A beautiful thatched cottage in an idyllic setting on of an acre, the epitome of English country charm. Colourful abundant successional planting and classic cottage garden plants fill the overflowing herbaceous borders. A hardworking greenhouse is bordered by organic vegetables, herbs and rose garden.
Foxglove Cottage, Much Hadham
Fri 6 Jul

More details - Hoglands Garden - Open Garden for NGS
A vibrant cottage garden created by Irina Moore, wife of modernist sculptor Henry Moore. Hoglands House was home to the Moore’s from 1940 until their deaths. Irina was a keen gardener and transformed the garden into a perfect backdrop to her husband’s work.
Hoglands Garden, Much Hadham
Fri 6 Jul

More details - Independents Day
Hitchin’s independent businesses are such a big part of the town’s retail offer and many of them participate in this annual national celebration with stalls on the central Market Place promoting their merchandise.
Market Place, Hitchin
Sat 7 Jul

More details - Kimpton Folk Festival 7 July 2018
Enjoy some of the UK’s top folk artists in a beautiful village setting. Acts include: The Urban Folk Quartet, Greg Russell and Ciaran Algar, While Matthews and While, Hannah Sanders and Ben Savage Jaywalkers, Jackie Oates and Mike Cosgrave and many more.
High Street Kimpton
Sat 7 Jul
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More details - DogFest
DogFest - the ultimate summer festival for dogs! This year DogFest Hertfordshire will take place in the stunning venue: Knebworth House on Saturday 7th & Sunday 8th July!
Knebworth House, Old Knebworth Ln, Knebworth
Sat 7 Jul and Sun 8 Jul

The Little Welly More details - The Little Welly
The Little Welly is a fantastic full day event for children and their families! It aims to get children outdoors and active whilst having as much fun as possible.
Hertfordshire Showground, St Albans
Sat 7 Jul and Sun 8 Jul
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More details - Orwell Pannier Market
We are the biggest village market for miles. 25+ stalls comprising food stalls, arts and crafts, skin and beauty products, and horticulture. Popular tearoom selling hot drinks, homemade cakes and bacon butties
Orwell Village Hall, Orwell, nr Royston
Sat 7 Jul

More details - The Nightlight Walk 2018
After the success of our first NightLight Walk we invite you to join us for our second magical 5k lantern walk this summer, on Saturday 7th July. Everyone who takes part will be given a NightLight lantern which can be dedicate to a loved one and carried with you along the route to help light the way.
Cassiobury Park
Sat 7 Jul

More details - Ayot Summer Show
Come along to a traditional village summer show - attractions will include afternoon teas, Pimms, live jazz, face painting, giant inflatable slide, bouncy castle, plant stall, tombola, dog show and tug of war. Plus lots more surprises on the day!
The Marquee, Ayot Green
Sat 7 Jul

More details - Open Air Cinema - Sister Act (PG)
Come and see this all time favourite, Sister Act, on our 24 ft outdoor screen. Bring your picnic, blankets and chairs as this is an outdoor screening. All proceeds to The Nightingale Cancer Support Centre (Reg. Charity No: 1094435). To book please see our website or call 0208 366 9674.
Lee Valley White Water Centre Station Road Waltham Cross
Sat 7 Jul

More details - Performance of Carmina Burana by Carl Orff & selections from Liebeslieder Waltzes, Brahms
Performance of Carmina Burana with soloists, plus selections from Brahms’ Liebeslieder Waltzes. Accompanied by 2 pianos and 5 percussion. East Bedfordshire Chamber Choir & Locrian Chamber Choir. With children of Sutton Lower School, Bedfordshire. Conductors David Beer & Justin Thomas.
St Mary’s Church, Mill Street Ashwell, near Baldock
Sat 7 Jul

More details - Family Arts Studio - Home Decorating
Local artist leads a hands-on craft activity inspired by the artworks on display in the Broadway Gallery. This month’s fun theme is Home Decorating! Family Arts Studio is a free drop-in activity from 10am-1pm on the second Sunday of each month.
Broadway Studio & Gallery 2 The Arcade Letchworth Garden City
Sun 8 Jul

More details - Anstey Fair
Anstey village is holding its annual Fair on Sunday 8th July 2018 from 1 to 5 pm in the lovely grounds of Anstey Bury (SG9 0DF). This traditional Country Fair should appeal to all ages, with games, tombola, book stall, nearly new clothes, bric a brac etc and a variety of visiting stallholders.
Anstey Bury, Anstey
Sun 8 Jul

More details - 9 Tannsfield Drive - Open Garden for NGS
This small, town garden is decorated with over 450 plants which, together with the ever-present sound of water, create a welcoming oasis of calm for visitors to savour. Narrow paths divide, leading visitors on a voyage of discovery of the garden’s many features.
9 Tannsfield Drive, Hemel Hempstead
Sun 8 Jul, Sun 5 Aug

More details - Foxglove Cottage - Open Garden for NGS
A beautiful thatched cottage in an idyllic setting on of an acre, the epitome of English country charm. Colourful abundant successional planting and classic cottage garden plants fill the overflowing herbaceous borders. A hardworking greenhouse is bordered by organic vegetables, herbs and rose garden.
Foxglove Cottage, Much Hadham
Sun 8 Jul

More details - KAPOW
Boom! Wow! Find your inner Superhero when you take on the KAPOW Superhero Challenge. An awesome combo of obstacles, fun and a few surprises in this 5k charity challenge.
Ashlyns School, Chesham Road, Berkhamsted
Sun 8 Jul

More details - Stevenage Race for Life
On Sunday 8th July, Stevenage Race for Life will bring thousands of women together to support Cancer Research UK’s life-saving research. Just by signing up you’ll make a difference and whether you raise £10 or £200, every penny matters. Race for Life 5k is great for all ages.
Fairlands Valley Park, Broadhall Way, Stevenage
Sun 8 Jul

More details - Giovanni Pernice - Born To Win
After the huge success of ‘Dance is Life’ in 2017, Giovanni is once again set to get your hearts beating a little faster, showcasing a story of love and passion, with even more heat, even more energy, and even more drama than ever before!
Wyllyotts Theatre, Potters Bar
Mon 9 Jul

More details - Cheshunt & District Philatelic Society Meeting
Jeremy Gaskell displays "Two Ladies and a Strnge Place - Nurse Edith Cavell, Queen Astrid of the Belgians and Fernando Po". Organised by Cheshunt & District Philatelic Society. Contact for details: Mike Cording (Secretary).
The Spanish Ambassador’s Suite, Broxbourne Council Offices, Bishops’ College, Churchgate, Cheshunt
Mon 9 Jul

More details - Oh What a Lovely Way
This epic musical is a joint production between two superb youth groups – the Company of Teens and the St Albans Youth Music Theatre.
Abbey Theatre, Westminster Lodge, Holywell Hill, St Albans
Thu 12 Jul to Sat 14 Jul

More details - Sebastian Muller - Violin concert
Schubert Soireé: Rondo Brillant in B minor D895 Op 70, Violin Sonata in A major "Grand Duo" D574 and Violin Sonata in A minor D385 Op 137 No 2 Admission price includes programme Free parking on site Licensed bar
Benslow Music Trust Ibberson Way
Fri 13 Jul

More details - 102 Cambridge Road - Open Garden for NGS
Newly-planted contemporary space sympathetically redesigned to keep as much of the existing plants, trees and shrubs in a 1930s semis garden. Modern take on the classic garden in two halves: ornamental and vegetable.
102 Cambridge Road, St. Albans
Fri 13 Jul

More details - Theatre Organ Concert
David Ivory - Popular East Anglian Organist. His concert this year will include a musical tour of the animal kingdom.
St Albans Organ Theatre, 320 Camp Road, St Albans Herts
Sat 14 Jul

More details - Macmillan Macfest
Live music festival with bands including Indi & the Vegas, Cardinal Kings, Swanvesta Social Club and Super Tuesday. BBQ and hog roast. Great day out for all the family. Tickets available from Costcutter, High Street Codicote, The Robin Hood and online www.aceofhertsuk.
The Robin Hood & Little John, Rabley Heath, Welwyn
Sat 14 Jul

More details - Herts Big Art Fair
This is a great opportunity to meet hertfordshire artists! Following on from the success of last year’s Art Fair during the Hitchin Festival, where members of HVAF (Herts Visual Arts Forum) sold almost £7500 of fabulous art, we are delighted to be back in Hitchin, again during the Festival.
Hitchin Town Hall, Brand Street
Sat 14 Jul and Sun 15 Jul

More details - NO7 Music Academy Summer Gig
The Number Seven Music Academy performs a Summer Gig, bringing together their talented guitar players, drummers and singers to showcase what thy achieved within the term. Tickets are FREE but all tickets booked through the website incur booking fees.
The Sandpit Theatre, The Ridgeway, St Albans
Sat 14 Jul

Miller Magic with The Andrews Sisters More details - Miller Magic with The Andrews Sisters
Let us whisk you back to the 1940s, as The Opus 17 Swing Band play Glenn Miller’s most famous numbers, plus some not heard so frequently today.
The Greeneway School, Garden Walk, Royston , Herts.
Sat 14 Jul
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More details - Hatfield House Battle Proms Concert
Hatfield House Battle Proms Concert: Tickets avaiable.
Hatfield House, Hatfield
Sat 14 Jul

More details - Folk by the Oak
Folk by the Oak. Artists performing: Amy MacDonald, Billy Bragg, Eliza Carthy, The Young `Uns, Julie Fowlis, Sam Kelly, Catrin Finch & Seckou Keita, CC Smugglers, Stick In The Wheel.: Tickets avaiable.
Hatfield House, Hatfield
Sun 15 Jul

More details - Hertford Castle's Teddy Bears’ Picnic
Families and friends are invited to attend the annual Teddy Bears’ Picnic held in the Castle Grounds. Children are urged to bring along a teddy, join in a bear hunt, teddy bear parade and arena activities. A live brass band will perform for visitors and Hertford Castle will be open to the public.
Hertford Castle
Sun 15 Jul

More details - Teddy Bears Picnic
Families and friends are invited to attend the annual Teddy Bears’ Picnic held in the Castle Grounds. Children are urged to bring along a teddy, join in a bear hunt, teddy bear parade and arena activities. A live brass band will perform for visitors and Hertford Castle will be open to the public.
Hertford Castle
Sun 15 Jul

More details - 102 Cambridge Road - Open Garden for NGS
Newly-planted contemporary space sympathetically redesigned to keep as much of the existing plants, trees and shrubs in a 1930s semis garden. Modern take on the classic garden in two halves: ornamental and vegetable.
102 Cambridge Road, St. Albans
Sun 15 Jul

More details - Scudamore - Open Garden for NGS
½ acre garden surrounding early C17 cottages that were converted and extended in 1920s to form current house (not open). Garden of mature trees, mixed herbaceous borders with shrubs, pond and stream, wet bed, wilder garden and orchard/vegetable area. Many sculptures add interest to the garden.
Scudamore, Letchworth Garden City
Sun 15 Jul

More details - Classic Car & Vintage Day at Mill Green Museum and Mill
Sunday 15 July A day of fun and nostalgia. Gleaming classic cars, live music from Jeep Jump Jive and talented singer Lianna Haynes. Lindy Hop demonstrations by Jive Swing who invite you to learn a few moves too! Vintage style refreshments, Pimms tent and ice cream.
Mill Green Mill & Museum
Sun 15 Jul

More details - The Pepper Show is 30 Tues 17th- Sat 21st July 2018
The Pepper Show is 30.Pepper Events Limited Co. No.3410826 is the trading subsidiary of The Pepper Foundation Charity reg. no.105682.
The Court Theatre at Pendley Tring, Station Road, Tring
Tue 17 Jul to Sat 21 Jul

More details - Rose Consort of Viols concert
Father, Son and Rival: music by Alfonso Ferrabosco senior, his son, and his friendly rival William Byrd, with In Nomines, dances and fantasias from the Elizabethan and Stuart courts. Admission price includes programme Free parking on site Licensed bar
Benslow Music Trust Ibberson Way
Tue 17 Jul

The World Famous Universal Circus More details - The World Famous Universal Circus
Roll up Roll up as The Universal Circus brings their magical show to town,with amazing sound and light, all the thrills of the circus along amazing jugglers, spectacular magic, hilarious clowns in this spectacular new production, featuring Artistes from Cuba and the amazing Romanian State Circus amazing special early
Sworders Field, Bishops Stortford
Wed 18 Jul to Sun 22 Jul
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More details - Lunchtime talks with Tricia Thompson
With A Song in my Heart: The Life and Music of Ella Fitzgerald Thurs 19 July 2018, 1pm A Lunchtime Talk with Tricia Thompson Tickets £15 Ella Fitzgerald was the most popular female jazz singer in the United States for more than half a century.
Benslow Music Trust Benslow Lane
Thu 19 Jul

More details - Shaw's Corner - Fanny's First Play
Shaw’s hilarious heroine, with her "suffrajitsu", creates mayhem and misery for her long-suffering parents as she struggles to liberate herself from stifling middle class tradition. A play within a play.
Shaw’s Corner, Ayot St Lawrence, near Welwyn
Fri 20 Jul to Sun 22 Jul

More details - Great British Food Festival
More than ‘just another food festival’, The Great British Food Festival combines the nation’s love of great food and drink with some of the country’s most treasured locations, providing a unique opportunity to explore new flavours and beautiful venues, all at the same time!
Knebworth House, Knebworth
Sat 21 Jul and Sun 22 Jul

More details - What the Ladybird Heard
Sunday 22nd July, 11am & 2pmSaturday 21st July, 2pm & 4.30pm Two crafty robbers, one tiny ladybird, and a whole farmyard of fun!  But they reckon without the tiniest, quietest creature of all: the Ladybird has a plan of her own!
Hertford Theatre The Wash, Hertford
Sat 21 Jul and Sun 22 Jul

More details - Ashridge Estate - Big Camp at Ashridge Estate
A chance to camp for one night at Ashridge and take part in a number of different family activities. Back by popular demand, we are once again offering families the special opportunity to sleep under the stars at Ashridge. There will be a range of outdoor activities on offer for your entire family to enjoy.
Ashridge Estate, Moneybury Hill, Berkhamsted
Sat 21 Jul

More details - Glow in the Herts
Glow for it and join our night time run for the family involving neon colour, foam, and tons of fun! Expect to get: Covered in neon colour Splashed with water Covered with foam Join the party as you run/dance/walk/wiggle your way around the course and through the variety of fun stations.
The Barclay School, Walkern Rd, Stevenage
Sat 21 Jul

More details - St Albans Race for Life
On Sunday 22nd July, St Albans Race for Life will bring thousands of women together to support Cancer Research UK’s life-saving research. Just by signing up you’ll make a difference and whether you raise £10 or £200, every penny matters. Race for Life 5k is great for all ages.
Verulamium Park, Holywell Hill, St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Sun 22 Jul

More details - Benington Park - Open Garden for NGS
The remains of earthwork terraces from early C17 make this one of the best archaeological gardens of its date. A Georgian House alongside a formal garden with lovely views of surrounding countryside. Garden laid out with an avenue of pleached Hornbeam trees , mature yew hedges and herbaceous borders.
Benington Park, Benington
Sun 22 Jul

More details - 2 Barlings Road - Open Garden for NGS
A compact garden for all seasons. Borders and island beds packed with perennials, climbers, shrubs and small trees. Small plant-filled formal pond. Colourful courtyard with unusual water feature. Shady gold and silver corner. Some areas re-planted every year for extra interest.
2 Barlings Road, Harpenden
Sun 22 Jul

More details - The Sand Dragon
As Edie and her Daddy set off for their summer holiday at the seaside, little did they know what a magical adventure would await them!
The Sandpit Theatre, The Ridgeway, St Albans
Tue 24 Jul

More details - Horrible Histories - Barmy Britain Part Four
Saturday 28th July, 2.30pm & 7pm July, 2.30pm & 7pmth Friday 27 July, 2.30pm & 7pmth Thursday 26 July,  2.30pm & 7pmthWednesday 25 We all want to meet people from history. The trouble is everyone is dead!
Hertford Theatre The Wash, Hertford
Wed 25 Jul to Sat 28 Jul

More details - Night of Jazz with Paul Eshelby and Friends concert
An evening of stunning improvisations and jazz standards, set in an informal jazz-club atmosphere featuring the country’s finest jazz musicians. Admission price includes programme Free parking on site Licensed bar
Benslow Music Trust Ibberson Way
Thu 26 Jul

More details - The Jungle Book (U) Screening
In this classic Walt Disney animation based on Rudyard Kipling’s book, Mowgli, an abandoned child raised by wolves, has his peaceful existence threatened by the return of the man-eating tiger Shere Khan (George Sanders).
The Sandpit Theatre, The Ridgeway, St Albans
Thu 26 Jul

More details - Festival of Wildlife
Family focused free Festival! The 2018 Festival of Wildlife, in association with Herts Natural History Society will once again take place in Tarmac’s beautiful Panshanger Park, near Hertford.
Panshanger Park
Sat 28 Jul and Sun 29 Jul

More details - Knebworth Decorative Salvage & Vintage Fair
One of England’s greatest stately homes Knebworth House provides the back drop for this annual fixture which is known as the best salvage fair in the country.
Knebworth Park
Sat 28 Jul and Sun 29 Jul

More details - 42 Falconer Road - Open Garden for NGS
Enchanting magical unusual Victorian style space. Children so very welcome. Winter viewing for fairyland lighting, for all ages, bring a torch.
42 Falconer Road, Watford
Sat 28 Jul and Sun 29 Jul

More details - Big Day Out Hemel Hempstead
Big Day Out is a family friendly, multi-genre music festival that originated in Maidstone, Kent. The event has seen the likes of Louisa Johnson, Diversity, Reggie N Bollie and more perform live on our Main Stage whilst Peppa Pig, Mr Bloom, Paw Patrol and many more performed for the little ones around the festival...
Leighton Buzzard Rd, Hemel Hempstead
Sat 28 Jul

More details - FitFest Hitchin
Sporting clubs and societies come together to celebrate all things energetic on the central Market Place in Hitchin. With stalls, activities and demos on the stage from the participants, you can have a go at some of the sports on offer.
Market Place, Hitchin
Sat 28 Jul

More details - The Story Orchestra
With Jessica Courtney-Tickle and Eboracum Baroque Discover what it would be like to travel through the four seasons in one day, following a little girl called Isabelle and her dog, Pickle, as they take on the adventure of a lifetime.
Peter Morrison Hall, Benslow Music, Benslow Lane, Hitchin, Hertfordshire
Sun 29 Jul

More details - 9 Lloyd Taylor Close - Open Garden for NGS
A colourful contemporary garden completely redesigned by the owners in 2013 with a small woodland garden to the side. The garden is planted to provide year round interest and colour through careful planting of bulbs, perennials, shrubs, trees and unusual plants.
9 Lloyd Taylor Close, Ware
Sun 29 Jul

More details - 35 Digswell Road - Open Garden for NGS
Town garden of around a third of an acre with naturalistic planting inspired by the Dutch garden designer, Piet Oudolf. The garden has perennial borders plus a small meadow packed with herbaceous plants and grasses.
35 Digswell Road, Welwyn Garden City
Sun 29 Jul

More details - GUardians of Galilee
Hoddesdon Methodist Church are holding their Annual Children’s holiday club during the week of 30th July -4th August 2018. This is for children from the age of rising 5 upwards. This meets every morning from 9.50am to 12 noon with laughter, cooking, bible stories on DVD, refreshments.
Hoddesdon Methodist Church Middlefield Road Hoddesdon
Mon 30 Jul to Fri 3 Aug

More details - Youth Music Theatre UK - Musical Theatre Summer Camp (Hertfordshire)
YMT’s Musical Theatre Summer Camps are fun-filled 6-day summer activity holidays providing intense, creative training for anyone aged 11-17 looking to explore their potential and develop their acting, singing and dancing abilities.
Lockers Park school, Lockers Park Lane, Hemel Hempstead
Mon 30 Jul to Sat 4 Aug

More details - The Walrus & The Carpenter
THE WALRUS & THE CARPENTER Directed by Samuel Dutton FREE WORKSHOP at 12:30pm (limited spaces available so please ring Box Office to book space) “The time has come” to join the WALRUS and CARPENTER, with some eager Oysters, on their hunt for a gourmet picnic spot!
The Sandpit Theatre, The Ridgeway, St Albans
Mon 30 Jul

More details - HIT Summer Workshops
Five days of drama skills workshops including puppetry, comedy and script writing, creative movement and acting in Watford.
The Theatre, West Herts College, Watford
Mon 30 Jul to Fri 3 Aug

More details - Ashridge Estate - Ashridge Adventurers
Join us for either a morning or afternoon session of led family activities and crafts. Learn more about Ashridge’s animals and plants while exploring the estate. Our education team will be running twice weekly outdoor activity sessions during the summer holidays.
Ashridge Estate, Moneybury Hill, Berkhamsted
Tue 31 Jul, Thu 2 Aug, Tue 7 Aug, Thu 9 Aug, Tue 14 Aug, Thu 16 Aug, Tue 21 Aug, Thu 23 Aug, Tue 28 Aug, Thu 30 Aug

More details - Fab Science Summer Holiday Camps
5 HOURS OF INVESTIGATING, EXPERIMENTING AND SCIENCE FUN IN THE HOLIDAYS Each school holiday we bring a different theme to our venues in Bishop’s Stortford, Hertford, St Albans, Saffron Walden, Loughton and Cambridge. Our next camps are in the Summer holidays and booking is open now.
St Joseph’s In the Park Prep School
Wed 1 Aug to Fri 3 Aug

More details - Hertford Play Day
Hertford will be joining in with the National Play Day by offering child friendly events in the town centre. Come on down for a spot of shopping, food and some entertainment to keep the kids busy this summer. Free entry although charges may apply for certain activities.
Hertford Town Centre
Wed 1 Aug

More details - NATIONAL TRUST Watford and District Association
Ray returns to present a Photographic Anthology of some of the countries he has been to over the past 20 years. It includes photographs of the people, the wildlife, the landscapes and architecture of South Africa, India, Nepal, Sri Lanka, China and Borneo.
Stanborough Centre, 609 St Albans Road, Garston, Watford.
Thu 2 Aug

More details - Rock At The Castle
This well-established free music festival takes place in the grounds of Hertford Castle. Four music stages surround the Castle where live bands, musicians and acoustic acts play to the public. From Rock to Folk, Indie to Pop, this music festival has something for everyone.
Hertford Castle
Sun 5 Aug

More details - Royston Charity Kite Festival and Historic Vehicle Show
Royston’s biggest outdoor event, featuring a day of exhibition kite flying on amazing Therfield Heath just outside the town. Bring the family and a picnic, and make a day of it! Kids will love our Kite Making Workshop, and stand to wn a prize for the best one! Bring your teddy bear and give him a parachute ride.
Therfield Heath, Baldock Road, Royston
Sun 5 Aug

More details - Rock at the Castle
This well-established free music festival takes place in the grounds of Hertford Castle. Four music stages surround the Castle where live bands, musicians and acoustic acts play to the public. From Rock to Folk, Indie to Pop, this music festival has something for everyone.
Hertford Castle
Sun 5 Aug

More details - 11-15's Summer School
A long hot summer in a town like any other where strange things have started happening. And one group of friends must get to the bottom of it. Join us for games, drama, and a spot of mystery... with only a week to work it all out!
Watford Palace Theatre 20 Clarendon Road Watford
Mon 6 Aug to Fri 10 Aug

More details - Ashridge Estate - Gentle Stroll - Hanging Coombe and Butterflies
Visit this less well-known area of the estate, with our knowledgeable volunteers, to see the butterflies. A chance to learn more about the history and wildlife, especially butterflies, in this area of the estate. There are some steep slopes on this walk. Booking Not Needed. Not suitable for very young children.
Ashridge Estate, Moneybury Hill, Berkhamsted
Tue 7 Aug

More details - Fab Science Summer Holiday Camps
5 HOURS OF INVESTIGATING, EXPERIMENTING AND SCIENCE FUN IN THE HOLIDAYS Each school holiday we bring a different theme to our venues in Bishop’s Stortford, Hertford, St Albans, Saffron Walden, Loughton and Cambridge. Our next camps are in the Summer holidays and booking is open now.
Garden Fields JMI School, Townsend Drive, St Albans
Wed 8 Aug to Fri 10 Aug

More details - Meraki Festival
A three-day interactive music festival with a lineup of top live music acts including All Saints, 10cc, Nik Kershaw, Pixie Lott, Judge Jules, Tall Paul, plus many more, across three stages.
Herts County Showground, St Albans
Fri 10 Aug to Sun 12 Aug

More details - The Country Steam & Crafts Fair
Set in the beautiful grounds of Knebworth House this Family Country Steam & Crafts Fair now is now in its 8th year.
Knebworth House, Knebworth,
Sat 11 Aug and Sun 12 Aug

More details - Theatre Organ Concert
Elizabeth Harrison - This cheerful versatile organist will be making her first appearance at the Theatre.
St Albans Organ Theatre, 320 Camp Road, St Albans Herts
Sat 11 Aug

More details - Family Arts Studio - Bright & Beautiful
Local artist leads a hands-on craft activity inspired by the artworks on display in the Broadway Gallery. This month’s fun theme is Bright and Beautiful! Family Arts Studio is a free drop-in activity from 10am-1pm on the second Sunday of each month.
Broadway Studio & Gallery 2 The Arcade Letchworth Garden City
Sun 12 Aug

More details - Musical Sunday Afternoon
Enjoy a musical Sunday Afternoon listening to this fascinating collection of unique self-playing musical instruments. Includes tea and coffee in the interval. (Every 2nd Sunday of the month March to November)
St Albans Organ Theatre, 320 Camp Road, St Albans Herts
Sun 12 Aug, Sun 9 Sep

More details - Church Barn - Open Garden for NGS
Started from scratch in 2014, rural crafts and bee-friendly plants have been chosen to blend the garden within its environs. Willow stock fencing, woven in situ, a shelter crafted in locally grown sweet chestnut, hedges of Hornbeam give structure to tall, wild, colourful borders.
Church Barn, Tring
Sun 12 Aug

More details - Maple Lodge Nature Reserve - Discovery Day
On Sunday, 12th August this private reserve will once again be open to the general public when it holds its annual Discovery Day. The reserve is one of Rickmansworth’s hidden secrets and is home to a rich variety of wildlife including waterfowl, woodland birds, bats and butterflies.
Maple Lodge Close, Maple Cross, Rickmansworth
Sun 12 Aug

More details - Youth Dinghy Sailing Course - Y6
This is a course for children aged 11 - 16 years old. Stage 1 - No previous experience required. You will gain a basic understanding of how a boat sails with some experience of steering and handling the boat.
Fairlands Valley Sailing Centre, Six Hills Way, Stevenage
Mon 13 Aug to Thu 16 Aug

More details - HIT's Story Box
A week-long workshop in culminating in a performance in Hemel Hempstead for ages 5 to 12. Explore your best loved books and bring your favourite characters to life in a fun and creative environment.
The Old Town Hall, High Street, Hemel Hempstead
Mon 13 Aug to Fri 17 Aug

More details - Junior Dinghy Sailing Course - J6
This is a course for children aged 8 - 11 years old. Stage 1 - No previous experience required. You will gain a basic understanding of how a boat sails with some experience of steering and handling the boat.
Fairlands Valley Sailing Centre, Six Hills Way, Stevenage
Mon 13 Aug to Wed 15 Aug

More details - Cheshunt & District Philatelic Society Meeting
Bring and Buy, and Members Entertain.. Organised by Cheshunt & District Philatelic Society. Contact for details: Mike Cording (Secretary).
The Spanish Ambassador’s Suite, Broxbourne Council Offices, Bishops’ College, Churchgate, Cheshunt
Mon 13 Aug

More details - Fab Science Summer Holiday Camps
5 HOURS OF INVESTIGATING, EXPERIMENTING AND SCIENCE FUN IN THE HOLIDAYS Each school holiday we bring a different theme to our venues in Bishop’s Stortford, Hertford, St Albans, Saffron Walden, Loughton and Cambridge. Our next camps are in the Summer holidays and booking is open now.
Hillmead Primary School, Woburn Avenue, Bishop’s Stortford
Mon 13 Aug to Wed 15 Aug

More details - A Midsummer night's Dream open-air theatre 2018
A magical summer’s night production of William Shakespeare’s comedy ’A Midsummer Night’s Dream’ in elizabethan costume performed at the ’Inn On The Park’ St Albans on the site of the original Roman town of Verulamium.
Verulamium Park, St Michael’s St, St Albans
Thu 16 Aug

More details - A Midsummer night's Dream open-air 2018
An exciting magical production of Shakespeare’s comedy ’A Midsummer Night’s Dream’ in elizabethan costume performed in the superb canal side Fishery cafe near Hemel.
Fishery Wharf, Fishery Rd, Hemel Hempstead
Fri 17 Aug

More details - 8 Gosselin Road - Open Garden for NGS
Owners of Daisy Roots nursery, garden acts as trial ground and show case for perennials and ornamental grasses grown there. Lawn replaced in 2010 by a wide gravel path, flanked by deep borders packed with perennials and grasses. Sunken area surrounded by plants chosen for scent.
8 Gosselin Road, Hertford
Fri 17 Aug

More details - Hermitage Road Weekend
Following on from the success of last year’s event, the businesses of Hermitage Road in Hitchin, will be hosting this weekend . With special offers in store, classic cars, music, food and entertainment.
Hermitage Road, Hitchin
Sat 18 Aug and Sun 19 Aug

More details - A Midsummer night's Dream open-air theatre 2018
A fantastic magical production of Shakespeare’s comedy ’A Midsummer Night’s Dream’ in elizabethan costume performed in the wonderful garden of the canal side pub near Tring.
The Grand Junction Arms, Bulbourne never Tring Herts
Sat 18 Aug

More details - A Midsummer night's Dream open-air theatre 2018
A special magical afternoon production of Shakespeare’s comedy ’A Midsummer Night’s Dream’ in elizabethan costume performed promenade style in the superb gardens of St Paul’s Walden Bury.
Whitwell near Hitchin
Sun 19 Aug

More details - Hertford Castle Tours & Brass Band Concert
Hertford Castle will open its doors once again to welcome the annual guided tours of both the castle and its walls. With a brass band concert on the lawn and refreshments available, this event will appeal to everyone wanting a nice relaxing afternoon on the lawn.
Hertford Castle
Sun 19 Aug

More details - 8 Chapel Road - Open Garden for NGS
Standing in the heart of the village surrounding a C17 cottage is an informal garden having no lawns or straight level pathways with a good selection of perennials, shrubs and alpines. The paths meander past ponds and waterfalls.
8 Chapel Road, Hitchin
Sun 19 Aug

More details - Patchwork - Open Garden for NGS
¼-acre garden with lots of year-round colour, interest and perfume, particularly on opening days. Sloping site containing rockeries, 2 small ponds, herbaceous border, island beds with bulbs in Spring and dahlias in Summer, roses, fuchsias, patio pots and tubs galore - all set against a background of trees and shrubs...
Patchwork, Berkhamsted
Sun 19 Aug

More details - 8 Gosselin Road - Open Garden for NGS
Owners of Daisy Roots nursery, garden acts as trial ground and show case for perennials and ornamental grasses grown there. Lawn replaced in 2010 by a wide gravel path, flanked by deep borders packed with perennials and grasses. Sunken area surrounded by plants chosen for scent.
8 Gosselin Road, Hertford
Sun 19 Aug

Goatfest Live Music Festival More details - Goatfest Live Music Festival
Goatfest, is a three-day live music festival located in Codicote, Herts. The event is back for 2018 on August Bank Holiday weekend (24-26 August). We pride ourselves on showcasing the best local, national and international live music from bands, solo artists and DJs.
Bury Lane, Codicote, near Hitchin, Hertfordshire
Fri 24 Aug to Sun 26 Aug
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More details - Hertford Castle Open Air Cinema - Dirty Dancing
Hertford Castle will host an Open Air Cinema screening of Dirty Dancing with the Castle as its backdrop. Spectators can bring along picnic chairs, snacks and sit back to relax and enjoy the movie underneath the stars. Refreshments available.
Hertford Castle, Hertford
Fri 24 Aug

More details - Hertford Castle Open Air Cinema - Ghostbusters (1984)
Hertford Castle will host an Open Air Cinema screening of Ghostbusters (1984) with the Castle as its backdrop. Spectators can bring along picnic chairs, snacks and sit back to relax and enjoy the movie underneath the stars. Refreshments available.
Hertford Castle, Hertford
Sat 25 Aug

More details - Beechleigh - Open Garden for NGS
Set in 2½ acres, the garden combines bold confident lines of contemporary planting with more traditional herbaceous borders. The house and outbuildings formed part of the historic Panshanger Estate with the new design incorporating reclaimed stone and red brick from the original buildings.
Beechleigh, Hertford
Sat 25 Aug

More details - Reveley Lodge - Open Garden for NGS
2½-acre garden surrounding a Victorian house bequeathed to Bushey Museum in 2003 and in process of re-planting and renovation. Featuring colourful annual, tender perennial and medicinal planting in beds surrounding a mulberry tree. Conservatory, lean-to greenhouse, vegetable garden and beehive.
Reveley Lodge, Bushey Heath
Sun 26 Aug

More details - Beechleigh - Open Garden for NGS
Set in 2½ acres, the garden combines bold confident lines of contemporary planting with more traditional herbaceous borders. The house and outbuildings formed part of the historic Panshanger Estate with the new design incorporating reclaimed stone and red brick from the original buildings.
Beechleigh, Hertford
Mon 27 Aug

More details - 8 Kingcroft Road - Open Garden for NGS
Beautiful mature town garden designed by garden writer and designer in a contemporary informal style, with small pond and pebbled beach area, gravel garden, a wide range of summer bulbs, herbaceous perennials and shrubs, mature trees, shady borders, greenhouse, and inspirational container displays.
8 Kingcroft Road, Harpenden
Mon 27 Aug

More details - Multi Activity Course - MA13
Multi Activity sessions are weather dependant, this could be Land and Water based activities. This is for children aged 8 - 14 years old!
Fairlands Valley Sailing Centre, Six Hills Way, Stevenage
Fri 31 Aug

More details - 8 Kingcroft Road - Open Garden for NGS
Beautiful mature town garden designed by garden writer and designer in a contemporary informal style, with small pond and pebbled beach area, gravel garden, a wide range of summer bulbs, herbaceous perennials and shrubs, mature trees, shady borders, greenhouse, and inspirational container displays.
8 Kingcroft Road, Harpenden
Fri 31 Aug

More details - The Amazing Bubble Man
Louis Pearl has been thrilling audiences worldwide for over 30 years with the art, magic, science and fun of bubbles. An Edinburgh Fringe favorite, he has sold out there for the last eleven years.
Broadway Cinema & Theatre Eastcheap Letchworth Garden City
Sat 1 Sep

More details - Classic Ibiza with Minsitry of Sound
Set in the stunning grounds of Hatfield House, Classic Ibiza starts with a chill-out set where people can enjoy their picnics and a drink, or dance along as the sun fades.
Hatfield House, Melon Ground, Hatfield Park, Hatfield
Sat 1 Sep

More details - Huntsmoor - Open Garden for NGS
Rose garden, rhododendron border, arboretum, Koi pond, nature pond, shrub and herbaceous borders. Also has a ’cave’, and lots of places to sit.
Huntsmoor, Hemel Hempstead
Sun 2 Sep

More details - St Stephens Avenue Gardens - Open Garden for NGS
Two gardens of similar size and the same aspect, developed in totally different ways. The plantswoman’s garden at Number 20 is ’a master class in making the most of a long and narrow plot’ (Amateur Gardening magazine). Varied habitats include cool and moist, dry gravel, and lush pondside displays.
St Stephens Avenue Gardens, St Albans
Sun 2 Sep

More details - Family Tree Detectives - school records
Join Archivist Claire Ramsay to discover the information available in school records and how you can access them. The session also includes personal workshop time where you can conduct your own family history research with help from our Archive and Library staff.
Hertfordshire Archives and Local Studies Register Office Block County Hall Hertford Hertfordshire
Tue 4 Sep

More details - Chenies Manor Gardens - Open Garden for NGS
C14/15 Manor House within award-winning gardens. Throughout the garden permanent herbaceous plantings are complemented by two distinct seasonal plantings for spring and summer.
Chenies Manor Gardens, Rickmansworth
Tue 4 Sep

More details - Chenies Manor Gardens - Open Garden for NGS
C14/15 Manor House within award-winning gardens. Throughout the garden permanent herbaceous plantings are complemented by two distinct seasonal plantings for spring and summer.
Chenies Manor Gardens, Rickmansworth
Tue 4 Sep

More details - NATIONAL TRUST Watford and District Association
Ian Keable makes a return visit to recount the life of this magician- the first president of The Magic Circle, the first magician to be booked on a Royal Variety Show and the second person to publically show animated films in this country. We may well see a couple Devant’s tricks from Ian’s own repertoire.
Stanborough Centre, 609 St Albans Road, Garston, Watford.
Thu 6 Sep

More details - Hertford Heritage Weekend
In conjunction with the National Heritage Weekend, Hertford will be putting on two days’ worth of entertainment and activities to take visitors back to times gone by. Free entry.
Hertford
Sat 8 Sep and Sun 9 Sep

More details - Hitchin FoodFest
Food & Drink is a huge part of Hitchin’s attraction. From traditional pubs and cafes, wine bars to high quality restaurants, the range of cuisine is more extensive than ever.
Market Place & High Street
Sat 8 Sep and Sun 9 Sep

More details - Hertford Town Centre Heritage Day
Local groups will be putting on displays featuring local history, traditional arts such as weaving and spinning. Local historical buildings will open their doors to the public and the streets will be filled with historical re-enactment, folklore and dance from days gone by.
Hertford Town Centre
Sat 8 Sep

More details - Theatre Organ Concert
Keith Beckingham - Keith has been entertaining audiences in the UK and around the world for over 50 years.
St Albans Organ Theatre, 320 Camp Road, St Albans Herts
Sat 8 Sep

More details - Canadian Rockies Challenge for Isabel Hospice
Escape the ordinary and join us on a once in a lifetime opportunity to immerse yourself in some of the finest scenery of the Canadian Rockies conquering the most spectacular trek trails!
CANADA
Sat 8 Sep

More details - Family Arts Studio - Fabric Fun
Local artist leads a hands-on craft activity inspired by the artworks on display in the Broadway Gallery. This month’s fun theme is Fabric Fun! Family Arts Studio is a free drop-in activity from 10am-1pm on the second Sunday of each month.
Broadway Studio & Gallery 2 The Arcade Letchworth Garden City
Sun 9 Sep

More details - Hertford Castle Heritage Day
As part of National Heritage Weekend, Hertford Castle will open its doors to the public free of charge. Visitors will be able to explore the basement, dungeons, Robing Room and Downshire Suite. The Castle lawn will host a medieval encampment, medieval battles, falconry and much more.
Hertford Castle, Hertford
Sun 9 Sep

More details - Cheshunt & District Philatelic Society Meeting
Don Davies displays "Great Britain Postal History with A Difference". Organised by Cheshunt & District Philatelic Society. Contact for details: Mike Cording (Secretary).
The Spanish Ambassador’s Suite, Broxbourne Council Offices, Bishops’ College, Churchgate, Cheshunt
Mon 10 Sep

More details - Behind the Scenes at the Archives
To celebrate Heritage Opening Days, we’re offering this special tour with a chance to see behind the scenes at the archives. The tour includes access to our basement stores and a chance to see some of our most treasured documents.
Hertfordshire Archives and Local Studies Register Office Block County Hall Hertford Hertfordshire
Fri 14 Sep

More details - Eat Your Hert Out
The Eat Your Hert Out Food and Drink Festival celebrates the very best independent eating and drinking establishments across Hertfordshire. The two-day, family-friendly Eat Your Hert Out Festival brings together some of the very best independent restaurants and pubs in Hertfordshire.
Abel Smith School Churchfields, Hertford
Sat 15 Sep and Sun 16 Sep

More details - Moonlight Walk
A 10 mile walk around the streets of St Albans under the light of the moon starting and finishing at Westminster Lodge, Holywell Hill, St Albans, AL1 2DL. Raising money for Rennie Grove Hospice Care, St Albans
The streets of St Albans
Sat 15 Sep

More details - Moonrakers
Oxford’s much-toured band 4-piece band, Moonrakers (Celtic harp, fiddle, stringed instruments, whistles, female/male vocals), give a full concert of songs and tunes from the English, Irish and Scottish tradition as well as their own compositions.
Benslow Music, Benslow Lane , HITCHIN
Sat 15 Sep

More details - Lindisfarne
Lindisfarne. Artists performing: Lindisfarne.: Tickets avaiable.
Public Halls, Harpenden
Sun 16 Sep

More details - Push It for the Peace
Our obstacle run ’Push it for the Peace’ is back with more challenging obstacles, fun, mud, foam and water! We’ve had some fantastic feedback on the 2017 event and some of you told us you’d like more challenging obstacles, so that’s exactly what we’re going to deliver!
Cassiobury Park
Sat 22 Sep

More details - Tenors Un Limited - ‘In Concert with Tenors Un Limited Celebrating 15 Years’
TENORS Un LIMITED is proud to present their newest touring show. Throughout 2018 the guys will tour UK theatres and concert halls performing works from their previous albums and tours as well as new repertoire. This concert series combines the rich vocal harmonies for which Tenors Un Limited are known.
Radlett Centre, Aldenham Ave, Radlett
Sat 29 Sep

More details - St Albans Organ Theatre Craft Fair
Arts and Crafts sale.
St Albans Organ Theatre, 320 Camp Road, St Albans Herts
Sat 29 Sep

More details - Vintage Tea Afternoon
A very popular Vintage Afternoon Tea whilst enjoying the quieter instruments in the collection. Booking essential via stalbansorgantheatre@tjlmarketing.co.uk
St Albans Organ Theatre, 320 Camp Road, St Albans Herts
Sun 30 Sep

More details - The Nutcracker - Russian National Ballet
Wednesday 3rd October £22, £20 concessions - approx 2hrs, plus an interval.  Suitable for all ages, although we recommend most suitable for children aged 6+. Please consider whether your child is likely to sit through a full-length ballet.  Music by Pyotr I.
Hertford Theatre The Wash, Hertford
Wed 3 Oct

More details - NATIONAL TRUST Watford and District Association
Scheduled for last March, but cancelled because of the snow, Len has kindly agreed to continue the story of his work within Hertfordshire Police training and using specialist search dogs.
Stanborough Centre, 609 St Albans Road, Garston, Watford.
Thu 4 Oct

More details - Apple Day
Apple Day at Tewin Orchard is a celebration of all things apple! Join us between 12pm-4.30pm for an afternoon event for all the family and packed with children’s activities. There will be apples for sale along with apple juice, preserves, tea, coffee and cake.
Tewin Cricket Club
Sun 7 Oct

More details - Murder Mystery Dinner at Benslow Music
Come Die With Me! Following our first sold-out event in January, join us for our next murder mystery event. Meet the suspects, witness the murder, be a detective and find the killer! Make sure you listen in to all that goes on over dinner for those vital clues. A dinner party to die for!
Benslow Music, Benslow Lane, Hitchin, Hertfordshire
Sun 7 Oct

More details - 17th International Conference on Pathology
EuroScicon Ltd is glad to invite all the experts in the arena of Pathology to its premier 17thInternational Conference on Pathology(Pathology-2018), going to be held at Edinburgh, Scotland during October 08-09, 2018. The Theme of the conference is; Pathology: Recent advancements and future challenges.
Highstone House, 165 High Street, Barnet, Hertfordshire , UK
Mon 8 Oct

More details - Cheshunt & District Philatelic Society Meeting
Annual Competitions, Quiz and Members Entertain. Organised by Cheshunt & District Philatelic Society. Contact for details: Mike Cording (Secretary).
The Spanish Ambassador’s Suite, Broxbourne Council Offices, Bishops’ College, Churchgate, Cheshunt
Mon 8 Oct

More details - Hertford Food & Drink Festival
Friday 12th October Head to Hertford to take part in a variety of cookery classes held in selective restaurants in Hertford town centre. Restaurants and cafes will be offering discounts and promotions and much more. Saturday 13th October 10:30 – 17:00 If you’re a ‘foodie’, then Hertford town is the place to be.
Hertford
Fri 12 Oct to Sun 14 Oct

More details - Theatre Organ Concert
John Mann with Special Guest Sarah Bryant. More fun and duets with John and Sarah.
St Albans Organ Theatre, 320 Camp Road, St Albans Herts
Sat 13 Oct

More details - Family Arts Studio - Creepy Creatures
Local artist leads a hands-on craft activity inspired by the artworks on display in the Broadway Gallery. This month’s fun theme is Creepy Creatures! Family Arts Studio is a free drop-in activity from 10am-1pm on the second Sunday of each month.
Broadway Studio & Gallery 2 The Arcade Letchworth Garden City
Sun 14 Oct

More details - Musical Sunday Afternoon
Enjoy a musical Sunday Afternoon listening to this fascinating collection of unique self-playing musical instruments. Includes tea and coffee in the interval. (Every 2nd Sunday of the month March to November)
St Albans Organ Theatre, 320 Camp Road, St Albans Herts
Sun 14 Oct, Sun 11 Nov

More details - Hertford Castle Beer & World Food Festival
Picture the Hertford Castle grounds filled with a multitude of world food stalls from Italian to Chinese, Thai to Mexican. The Castle beer festival will be contained in a large marquee on the lawn offering a variety of local and national beers, ales and cider.
Hertford Castle, Hertford
Sun 14 Oct

More details - Hertford Castle Beer And World Food Festival
Picture the Hertford Castle grounds filled with a multitude of world food stalls from Italian to Chinese, Thai to Mexican. The Castle beer festival will be contained in a large marquee on the lawn offering a variety of local and national beers, ales and cider.
Hertford Castle
Sun 14 Oct

More details - NEW Bridge Day with Andrew Robson
Join us in the beautiful Rothschild hall for a day of Bridge with Andrew Robson, Times bridge columnist & leading bridge player, teacher and writer. Tickets £45 includes coffee or tea on arrival and a buffet lunch with wine. All bridge materials will be provided.
Hastoe Village Hall, Tring,
Thu 18 Oct

More details - 42 Falconer Road - Open Garden for NGS
Enchanting magical unusual Victorian style space. Children so very welcome. Winter viewing for fairyland lighting, for all ages, bring a torch.
42 Falconer Road, Watford
Sat 27 Oct

More details - Roald Dahl's The Witches Performance
Suitable for ages 5 and over Join us for plenty of hiss-and boos and laughter for all the family. Take a seat as Boy and his Norwegian grandmother take you on an unforgettable journey through Roald Dahl’s magical fiendish fantasy, brought to life on stage by some of Hertfordshire’s most talented young...
Watford Palace Theatre 20 Clarendon Road Watford
Fri 2 Nov to Sun 4 Nov

More details - FREE Fireworks Display
Free Fireworks display on Monday 5th November 2018!!!! To avoid congestion you will be unable to turn right off of Six Hiils Way in either direction in to the park.
Fairlands Valley Park, Six Hills Way, Stevenage, Herts
Mon 5 Nov

More details - Family Tree Detectives - Military Records
Our final Family Tree Detectives session of the year. Join our Senior Librarian to begin your journey in tracing your military ancestors. Explore the wealth of information available and how you can use it to build your family tree.
Hertfordshire Archives and Local Studies Register Office Block County Hall Hertford Hertfordshire
Tue 6 Nov

More details - TALK about Victorian Archeologists SIR JOHN EVANS and his son SIR ARTHUR EVANS
A TALK "Discovering lost worlds: John and Arthur Evans". by THE REV. ANDERS BERQUIST (former curate of St Lawrence) .
St Lawrence Church Hall, St Lawrence Church, High Street, Abbots Langley. Herts
Sat 10 Nov

More details - Theatre Organ Concert
Robert Wolfe - Resident Organist at the Thursford Collection in Norfolk and one of the World’s leading Theatre Organists.
St Albans Organ Theatre, 320 Camp Road, St Albans Herts
Sat 10 Nov

More details - 42 Falconer Road - Open Garden for NGS
Enchanting magical unusual Victorian style space. Children so very welcome. Winter viewing for fairyland lighting, for all ages, bring a torch.
42 Falconer Road, Watford
Sat 10 Nov

More details - Family Arts Studio - Porcelain Painting
Local artist leads a hands-on craft activity inspired by the artworks on display in the Broadway Gallery. This month’s fun theme is Fabric Fun! Family Arts Studio is a free drop-in activity from 10am-1pm on the second Sunday of each month.
Broadway Studio & Gallery 2 The Arcade Letchworth Garden City
Sun 11 Nov

More details - Cheshunt & District Philatelic Society Meeting
Chris Drakes displays "Victoriana" (QV GB stamps, ephemera, revenues, fiscals, etc.). Organised by Cheshunt & District Philatelic Society. Contact for details: Mike Cording (Secretary).
The Spanish Ambassador’s Suite, Broxbourne Council Offices, Bishops’ College, Churchgate, Cheshunt
Mon 12 Nov

More details - NEW Winter Wonderland Ball
Sparkle your way into the beginning of the festive season at our black tie ball! Live music, dancing and dinner. £60/person Tables of 10 to include a three course dinner. Tickets need to be pre-booked by contacting fundraising@chilternsmscentre.org
Pendley Manor, Tring,
Sat 17 Nov

More details - Parmiter's School Christmas Gift Fair Saturday 17th November 2018
The Parmiter’s School Christmas Gift Fair is a popular annual event for those looking for Christmas gifts with over 70 professional stalls.
Parmiter’s School, High Elms Lane, Garston, Nr Watford.
Sat 17 Nov

More details - Hertford Christmas Gala
The annual Christmas Gala event will take place on Friday with Christmas markets, street entertainment, performance stage, petting reindeer and stalls, Christmas grotto and Christmas tree light switch on.
Hertford Town Centre
Fri 23 Nov

More details - Christmas Gift & Coffee Morning
Christmas gift stalls, toys, preserves, raffles, tombolas. Refreshments including bacon butties, sausage butties, cakes, tea and coffee
St Lawrence Church Hall, St Lawrence Church, High Street, Abbots Langley. Herts
Sat 24 Nov

More details - Think Hertford, Think Christmas
Christmas markets, craft workshops and seasonal offers. The Town Centre will be alive with music, performances, grottos and giveaways, making Hertford and its diverse array of shops, the place to be.
Hertford Town Centre
Sat 24 Nov

More details - Dance Organ Day No. 6.
An all day session with the dance organs.
St Albans Organ Theatre, 320 Camp Road, St Albans Herts
Sat 24 Nov

More details - Living Nativity
Ark Farm join us on the Market Place with a their gorgeous animals with Walsworth Road Baptist Church getting people to dress up and pose for pictures. A lovely start to Hitchin’s Christmas festivities.
Market Place, Hitchin
Sat 1 Dec

More details - BIG Weekend
Hitchin’s BIG Weekend on the central Market Place features a Reindeer parade, Santa’s grotto, Giant Snowglobe, Snow Lion and mix’n’mingle street entertainers
Market Place, Hitchin
Sat 8 Dec and Sun 9 Dec

More details - Theatre Organ Concert
Nicholas Martin B.E.M. Our Christmas concert featuring this very popular favourite. There will be mince pies during the interval.
St Albans Organ Theatre, 320 Camp Road, St Albans Herts
Sat 8 Dec

More details - Chipperfield Choral Society Christmas Carol Concert
Musical Director Delia Meehan always finds a wonderful selection of carols and other songs for the choir to sing and it is quite magical to hear this beautiful music soar up into the atmosphere of St Paul’s Church. The concert will include some well known carols for the audience to enjoy singing with the choir.
Chipperfield - St Paul’s Church, The Common, Chipperfield
Sat 8 Dec

More details - Family Arts Studio - Winter Prints
Local artist leads a hands-on craft activity inspired by the artworks on display in the Broadway Gallery. This month’s fun theme is Fabric Fun! Family Arts Studio is a free drop-in activity from 10am-1pm on the second Sunday of each month.
Broadway Studio & Gallery 2 The Arcade Letchworth Garden City
Sun 9 Dec

More details - Christmas Concert
A Christmas Concert by CARITAS HARMONY (Luton Ladies Choir), in St Lawrence Church Abbots Langley Herts. A lovely selection of beautiful Christmas music, both secular and religious, with some wonderful arrangements for a three and four part ladies choir. A chance to hear this excellent choir - don’t miss it!
St Lawrence Church, High Street, Abbots Langley
Sat 15 Dec

More details - The Mechanical Instrument Christmas Special
The afternoon will include several visiting organs and other festive attractions
St Albans Organ Theatre, 320 Camp Road, St Albans Herts
Sun 16 Dec

More details - Cheshunt & District Philatelic Society Meeting
Members Entertain and Christmas refreshments. Organised by Cheshunt & District Philatelic Society. Contact for details: Mike Cording (Secretary).
The Spanish Ambassador’s Suite, Broxbourne Council Offices, Bishops’ College, Churchgate, Cheshunt
Mon 17 Dec

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