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More details - De Havilland MRS - Annual Model Railway Exhibition
Two floors of exhibits all accessible to those with limited mobility. Over a dozen layouts in a variety of gauges including our famous large club layout Havil Junction and Shabbey Road an Underground Ernie-drive it yourself layout for youngsters and the young at heart.
Ludwick Way Methodist Church, Ludwick Way (by Woodhall Parade),Welwyn Garden City
Today

More details - De Havilland Model Railway Society - Annual Exhibition
Two floors of exhibits all accessible to those with limited mobility. Over a dozen layouts and gauges from GN15 to G. Our famous club layout Havil Junction will be running together with Shabbey Road our infamous Underground Ernie layout for children and adults.
Ludwick Way Methodist Church,Welwyn Garden City
Today

More details - Hertford Museum Stores Open Day
Go behind the scenes at Hertford Museum stores. Discover how we store and care for our vast and varied collection. Visit the Roman corn drying oven and learn more about the fascinating Foxholes Farm excavation.
Seed Warehouse
Today

More details - The Argument
Darkly funny, The Argument shows how a small disagreement over an unimportant subject can lead to big arguments. A young couple have different opinions on a film and, as the discussion becomes more heated, life-changing differences come to the fore. Before long, family and friends are also engulfed.
Abbey Theatre, Westminster Lodge, Holywell Hill, St Albans
Today to Sat 28 Apr

More details - Whalebone: Mirabilia Tour
An evening of eclectic acoustic music from critically acclaimed trio Whalebone. The award winning instrumental trio, whose blend of Celtic folk music interwoven with strands of rock, Americana and Eastern European tradition has earned them a following both in the U.K.
Tangley Parish Village Hall, Sambourn Lane, Wildhern
Today

More details - FUNNY FACES by Steve Dimmer
A double bill of two beautifully written plays based on the lives and loves of two British legends, Sid James and Joan Sims JOAN SIMS takes a walk down memory lane in SIMply JOAN.
Trestle Arts Base, Russet Drive, St Albans Herts
Today

More details - Hertford Street Arts Festival
Artists and performers will come together to showcase a wide range of local talent. From live painting to live music, workshops to dance offs, Hertford will be alive with creativity.
Hertford Town Centre
Today

More details - Handel's Messiah in St Albans Cathedral
St Albans Choral Society and Orchestra Nova perform Handel’s Messiah in St Albans Cathedral. Soloists are Helen-Jane Howells, soprano, William Purefoy, countertenor, Christopher Bowen, tenor, and Alexander Ashworth, baritone. Conductor George Vass.
St Albans Cathedral, Sumpter Yard, Holywell Hill, St Albans
Today

More details - Cheeki Monkeys BIG Baby Market Letchworth/Hitchin
CHEEKI MONKEYS BIG BABY SALE AND FUN FAMILY DAY OUT Cheeki Monkeys BIG Baby & Children’s Markets are community events for the whole family, where Mum’s & Dads can buy or sell quality, gently used babies’ and children’s toys, clothes and equipment.
Greenacre Centre Buttercup road, Stotfold
Today

More details - Nettleden Church jumble sale
Fund Raising Jumble Sale lots of goodies, designer, bric a brac, etc. teas and coffee Bottle stall Adm. 50p 11.00am Satuday April 21st 2018 @Potten End Village Hall HP4 2QG
POTTEN END VILLAGE HALL, BERKHAMSTED<
Today

More details - Join Ware care home for a royal celebration this Care Home Open Day
A care home in Ware is inviting local people to visit the home to join in its celebrations for Care Home Open Day. On Saturday 21st April, from 2pm-5pm, the team at Snowdrop House on Baldock Street will be opening the doors to the care home for a free family-friendly event.
Baldock Street, Ware
Today

More details - HCC Charity Sale
Join HCC’s first Charity Sale and grab some amazing bargains whilst helping raise money for the amazing Mission Moldova project.
Hitchin Christian Centre, Bedford Road, Hitchin
Today

More details - Cruise Ship Variety Show
Melbourn Amateur Dramatics Society are proud to present a cruise ship variety shown in aid of MindEd Trust a local based charity working to provide mental health support to young people.
Meldreth village hall, Meldreth, Hertfordshire
Today

More details - The Hertfordshire Concert Band, On Stage Take one
The Hertfordshire Concert Band ar perfoming a wonderful Charity concert of film music for the whole family Saturday 21th April 7.
St Francies Church Church Road Welwyn Garden City
Today

More details - Billie Richardson exhibition
At Trestle, we are passionate about supporting newly emerging local artists and giving them a platform for their creativity, so this Spring time we welcome Billie Richardson, a local artist into the Gallery Café for her first exhibition as a solo artist!
Trestle Arts Base Russet Drive
Today to Thu 3 May

More details - Beyond the Battlefields
A comprehensive exhibition of photographs never before seen in the UK, providing a window into life on the homefront and showing Germans struggling with the everyday privations of war.
Art and Design Gallery, University of Hertfordshire, Hatfield
Today to Sat 5 May

More details - Calling All Superheroes
Home Instead Senior Care are seeking everyday superheroes to become CAREGivers. People who can make a difference in their community who are able to deliver the highest quality care and companionship tailored to individual needs Competitive rates of pay Flexible part-time Hours Great training & career...
Weltech Business Centre, Ridgeway, Welwyn Garden City
Today, Sun 22 Apr, Tue 24 Apr to Thu 26 Apr

More details - Hertford Arts Festival
The annual Hertford Arts Festival will run from 6th April – Sunday 6th May to showcase and promote the local arts. This event will coinside with the Hertford Arts Society Exhibition, Hertford Theatre week, and Courtyard Arts Society Exhibition.
Hertford
Today to Sun 6 May

More details - Hertford Art Trail
Visit 25 pop-up art exhibition venues around Hertford. Artwork ranges from sculptures to textile, oil to watercolour. Trail maps available at the Town & Tourist Information Centre and most art is available for purchase.
Hertford
Today to Sun 6 May

More details - Hi-de-Hi
Water Lane Theatre Company presents Hi-de-Hi Join the fun at Maplin’s Holiday Camp in Crimpton-on-Sea.
Rhodes Theatre, Bishops Stortford
Today

More details - Hand-painted silk exhibition
Silk painter Jane Harrison is holding her third solo exhibition of paintings, scarves and ties, which are all for sale. The paintings are all framed, the ties and scarves are sold individually and there are others available. They make beautiful and unique gifts for all occasions.
The Radlett Centre, Aldenham Ave, Radlett Radlett Radlett centre
Today to Sat 28 Apr

More details - Docwra's Manor - Open Garden for NGS
2½ acres of choice plants in a series of enclosed gardens. Tulips and Judas trees. Opened for the NGS for more than 40yrs. The garden is featured in great detail in a book published 2013 ’The Gardens of England’ edited by George Plumptre.
Docwra’s Manor, Royston
Sun 22 Apr

More details - Benjamin Grosvenor : Octagon Music Society
J.S. Bach: French Suite No 5 Brahms: Four Pieces Op 119 Brett Dean: Hommage à Brahms Debussy: Prélude à l’après-midi d’un faune (arranged Borwick) Berg: Piano Sonata Ravel: Gaspard de la Nuit
The Clarendon Muse, Watford Grammar School for Boys, 70 Rickmansworth Road, Watford
Sun 22 Apr

More details - Amwell Cottage - Open Garden for NGS
Informal garden of approx 2½ acres around C17 cottage. Large orchard of mature apples, plums and pear laid out with paths. Extensive lawns with borders, framed by tall yew hedges and old brick walls.
Amwell Cottage, Wheathampstead
Sun 22 Apr

More details - Serendi - Open Garden for NGS
Tulips and Spring exuberance balanced by strong design throughout the garden. Meander through to the large mirror reflecting bulbs, acers, pots and topiary. Roses climbing 5 pillars, magnolias, wallflowers, clematis with a montana assailing an old pear tree.
Serendi, Letchworth Garden City
Sun 22 Apr

More details - Bluebell Walks and Teas
Walk across the emerging wildflower meadows to visit the native bluebells in the 4 acres of ancient beech woodland and return for organic refreshments in the tearoom. New for 2018 - Farmer’s Market - locally sourced organic produce and hand crafts.
Spring Meadow Farm, Whelpley Hill, , Berkhamsted
Sun 22 Apr, Sun 29 Apr, Sun 6 May, Sun 13 May

More details - Nikolsky Male Ensemble
The Nikolsky Male Ensemble was formed in 2015 as a part of the Choir of the St Nikolas Monastery, in Saratov. The Russian city of Saratov also has a State Conservatoire which after Moscow and St Petersburg is the third largest in Russia.
St. Lawrence Church,Bovingdon
Sun 22 Apr

More details - Art exhibition by the Herts Artists' Network
As part of Earth Day 2018 this exhibition tackles the theme of ’Ending Plastic Pollution’. Aiming to raise awareness and celebrate our natural environment through art.
Mill Green Mill & Museum
Sun 22 Apr, Tue 24 Apr to Thu 26 Apr, Sun 29 Apr, Tue 1 May to Thu 3 May, Sun 6 May, Tue 8 May to Thu 10 May, Sun 13 May, Tue 15 May to Thu 17 May, Sun 20 May

More details - Hidden Hertford Walks - Central Hertford
Sunday 22nd April 11am Why not take a leisurely stroll to work up an appetite on a Sunday morning? All walks begin at 11am prompt at the museum. Booking is essential. £2 per person payable in advance. Join local historian Philip Sheail to discover the hidden history of Hertford’s historic town centre.
Hertford Museum 18 Bull Plain Hertford
Sun 22 Apr

More details - Safeguarding & Protecting Children,Young People & Adults at Risk course
Places available on our next upcoming half day course here in Baldock 1pm-5pm Ideal for those who have a responsibility for Safeguarding and protecting in environments such as the NHS, education, healthcare, social services and those who work in voluntary or unpaid positions.
Safety and Health Ltd, Unit 11 & 12, Baldock Industrial Estate, London Road, Baldock
Mon 23 Apr

More details - Zumba Class
6.15pm. A Fun Zumba Class for all ages and abilities, burn 1200 calories if you want to. Lots of Laughing and Smiling. Easy to follow routines, great for beginners, any age or ability welcome, lights are turned down, Music on, Disco lights on, great fun workout. Exercise without realising you are exercising.
Hitchin Baptist Church hall, Upper Tilehouse St. Hitchin
Mon 23 Apr

More details - Ben Hur - The greatest Roman epic comedy spoof since The Life of Brian!
WORLD AMATEUR PREMIERE An epic comedy… The greatest Roman epic comedy spoof since The Life of Brian! A sensational, awe-inspiring and unforgettable staging of General Lew Wallace’s timeless classic Ben Hur including sea battles, chariot racing and leprosy!
Pump House Theatre, Local Board Road, Watford
Wed 25 Apr to Sat 28 Apr

More details - Double Bill: The Suit and A Dream within a Midsummer Night’s Dream
Audiences can’t resist the ‘joyously unpredictable’ (Guardian) programmes danced by Ballet Black. Led by Artistic Director Cassa Pancho, this company celebrates dancers of black and Asian descent, showcasing technique, precision and grace in specially commissioned pieces.
Weston Auditorium, Hatfield
Thu 26 Apr

More details - Local History in Focus: Archives - How to organise your collection
Do you have an interest in local history or are you part of a local history group looking to further your research? Join our County Archivist to explore how to organise a historical collection.
Hertfordshire Archives and Local Studies Register Office Block County Hall Hertford Hertfordshire
Thu 26 Apr

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More details - Golf Day at Stocks
Stableford 4 Ball Competition. Teams of four, 18 hole golf play. Bacon rolls with coffee, two course lunch, team and individual prizes, raffle & auction. Shotgun start 10am. £60pp, £240 for teams of 4. Teams need to be pre-booked by contact fundraising@chilternsmscemtre.org
Stocks Golf Club, Aldbury,
Fri 27 Apr

RADLETT/SHENLEY  New!! 30s to 50sPlus PARTY (Launch) for Singles & Couples - Friday 27th April More details - RADLETT/SHENLEY  New!! 30s to 50sPlus PARTY (Launch) for Singles & Couples - Friday 27th April
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 Porters Park Golf Club, Shenley Hill, Radlett, Herts, WD7 7AZ.
Porters Park Golf Club, Shenley Hill, Radlett
Fri 27 Apr
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More details - BerkoBeerFest
A range of 36 beers from breweries in and around the Chilterns. Plus 12 ciders, wine and soft drinks available and a range of street food including burgers, curry and vegetarian options. All accompanied by live music from the best of our local bands.
Berkhamsted Cricket Club
Sat 28 Apr

More details - Charity Concert - Buccinate Brass and "Let's Sing"
A charity concert in aid of Dr Ruth Hulser and the Familia Moja Project in Tanzania, featuring the Buccinate Brass Ensemble and guests "Let’s Sing" from the Stevenage Music Centre.
Bunyan Baptist Church Basils Road, Stevenage
Sat 28 Apr

More details - Tring Spring Fayre Launch Day
Join us in welcoming Spring to Tring with our launch of our Spring Fayre fortnight. Community Stalls, mobile zoo (fee applies), Tring Farmers’ Market and FREE children’s treasure trail. Plus we are launching our Tring Spring photo competition
Church Square, High Street, Tring
Sat 28 Apr

More details - Ashridge Estate - Dockey Wood Bluebells
Charges will apply to Dockey Wood over two peak weekends. A chance to learn more about this special forestry plantation and the wonderful bluebells that bloom here. Entry to the wood outside the times given here remains free. Booking Not Needed. Children are welcome with accompanying adults. Dogs on leads welcome.
Ashridge Estate, Moneybury Hill, Berkhamsted
Sat 28 Apr, Sun 29 Apr, Sat 5 May to Mon 7 May

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
Sat 28 Apr to Thu 31 May

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 28 Apr, Sat 16 Jun

More details - Ashridge Estate - Watercolour Workshops
Join local artist Liz Rogers and create your own watercolour painting of the Ashridge bluebells. Liz Rogers is a local artist specialising in watercolour and mixed media painting. Her love of colour, texture and strong composition is evident in all her work.
Ashridge Estate, Moneybury Hill, Berkhamsted
Sat 28 Apr, Fri 4 May

More details - The Grand Vintage Fair
Now in our new venue and we are able to offer free parking in the Village Hall car park, shops nearby or opposite by the green. Lots of our regular and popular sellers with some new colleagues also. Always new items for you to view and purchase. We aim to have a mix of sellers and do not dateline for selling.
The Village Hall, Leverstock Green. Hemel Hempstead.
Sat 28 Apr

More details - Bootleg Bee Gees Live
"This act is fun from start to finish!" The Stage The Bootleg Bee Gees celebrate the 40th anniversary of Saturday Night Fever with a show featuring all the seventies disco classics, along with other famous Bee Gees hits from the sixties, like "Massachusetts" and "Words", plus eighties favourites made famous by...
Harpenden Halls, Southdown Road, Harpenden
Sat 28 Apr

More details - Watford Philharmonic Society:  From Major to Minor
The Watford Philharmonic Society will be performing both Dvorak’s Mass in D Major and Beethoven’s Symphony No 9 in D Minor.
Watford Colosseum, Rickmansworth Road, Watford
Sat 28 Apr

More details - Harpenden Mencap Music Medley Fundraising Concert
Our 5th Music Medley fundraising concert brings a mix of music and dance with something for everyone: St George’s School Jazz Band Apex Dance Harpenden Musical Theatre Company perform Captain Noah and his Floating Zoo Abafando - classical music with a twist Elizabeth Bottone and David Crew - a musical
High Street Methodist Church, Harpenden
Sat 28 Apr

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
Sun 29 Apr

More details - Pembroke Farm - Open Garden for NGS
A country house garden with a wildlife walk and formal surprises. You are invited to meander through changing spaces creating a palimpsest of nature and structure.
Pembroke Farm, Baldock
Sun 29 Apr

More details - Grand Opening Of Longcroft Luxury Cat Hotel Letchworth
PLEASE BE OUR GUESTS AT THE GRAND OPENING OF LONGCROFT LUXURY CAT HOTEL LETCHWORTH! Join Vicky and The Longcroft Team for Prosecco, cupcakes and a tour of the new luxury cat hotel on Sunday 29th April from 2-4pm.
13 Field Lane, Letchworth
Sun 29 Apr

More details - Massive Second-hand Book Sale for Charity
RSPCA Hertfordshire East Branch are holding another of its popular second-hand book events at its charity shop in Hitchin. Thousands of quality books will be on offer representing all genres, fiction, non-fiction and lots of children’ s to suit all ages. We will also have plenty of DVDs and CDs.
19 Churchyard, Hitchin
Sun 29 Apr

More details - Hill House - Open Garden for NGS
9 acres incl wood; species roses, herbaceous border, water garden, conservatory, woodland walks. Lovely view over Lea Valley.
Hill House, Ware
Sun 29 Apr

More details - The Waterboys
The Waterboys. Artists performing: Waterboys.: Tickets avaiable.
Watford Colosseum, Watford
Mon 30 Apr

More details - Sing Haydn's 'Creation' with Chorleywood Choral Society
Chorleywood Choral Society will be performing Haydn’s ’Creation’, with Berkhamsted Choral Society, at St Peter’s Church, Berkhamsted on Saturday, 8th September.
rehearsals on Monday evenings from 8-10pm at Chorleywood Free Church, Hillside Road, Chorleywood
Mon 30 Apr, Mon 7 May

More details - FREE Philosophy & Mindfulness Open Evening and Taster Session
Let your daily life become a journey of self-discovery. The Practical Philosophy course brings together people from all walks of life to discuss ideas and principles from some of the world’s great philosophical teachings, eastern as well as western. But this is just the start.
Friends’ Meeting House, Upper Lattimore Road, St Albans
Tue 1 May

More details - Adventure Travel Tales
Three renowned global adventurers will be coming to Welwyn Garden City to share their stories of extraordinary exploration on Tuesday 1st May. Have you ever wondered what it’s like to row across the Atlantic? Do you want to hear from a seasoned mountaineer and extreme triathlete?
Oaklands College, The Campus, Welwyn Garden City
Tue 1 May

More details - The World Famous Russells International Circus
Roll up roll up to Britains greatest Circus. beware of imitations wait for Britains Best as Voted Best circus in the UK on 2 separate polls.
Bury St Edmunds, Hardwick Heath
Wed 2 May to Sun 6 May

More details - Teletubbies Live!
Find out more about our Teletubbies live show
High Street Hoddesdon
Wed 2 May

More details - Ashridge Estate - Gentle stroll - Bluebells
Join our knowledgeable volunteers for a gentle stroll to see Ashridge’s famous bluebells. This two mile gentle walk will take you to some of Ashridge’s best bluebell areas. Booking Not Needed. Children are welcome with accompanying adults. Dogs on leads welcome.
Ashridge Estate, Moneybury Hill, Berkhamsted
Wed 2 May

More details - Ashridge Estate - Bluebell walks
We are offering two bluebell walks this year - one in the daytime and one in the evening, to give everyone a chance to go with our knowledgeable staff and volunteers to the best areas.
Ashridge Estate, Moneybury Hill, Berkhamsted
Thu 3 May, Sat 5 May

More details - NATIONAL TRUST Watford and District Association
Josh Kalms is the Hertfordshire & Middlsex Wildlife Trust’s People and Wildlife Officer for Affinity Water Sites. He will give an overview of the Affinity Biodiversity Project and the work involved in it.
Stanborough Centre, 609 St Albans Road, Garston, Watford, Hertfordshire
Thu 3 May

Kimpton Art Show More details - Kimpton Art Show
As part of Kimpton May Festival Bank Holiday Weekend Discover affordable and original paintings, ceramics, glass and other media - celebrating the work of established and emerging talent from around Hertfordshire and beyond.
St Peter & St Paul, Church Lane, Kimpton.
Fri 4 May to Mon 7 May
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More details - Berkhamsted RCTA Mayday BH Floating market
A way to spend a few hours in the open air sharing the towpath space & meeting traders who live & work on the canals. Arts & crafts, food & "Not on the High Street" goods.
Grand Union Canal towpath adjacent to Waitrose
Fri 4 May to Mon 7 May

More details - Ashridge Estate - *Sorry, sold out* Dawn Chorus Walk
Join an Ashridge Ranger on this early morning walk to look for and listen to birds on the Ashridge Estate. Breakfast at The Brownlow Caf is included. At this time of year the birds are busy setting up territories ready for the breeding season and all the males are singing, especially first thing in the morning.
Ashridge Estate, Moneybury Hill, Berkhamsted
Sat 5 May

More details - Watford 10K
The ever popular Watford 10k returns once again in 2018. The race takes place along the beautiful Bluebell Route in Cassiobury Park. The long-established race, organised on behalf of Watford Mencap will, once again, be looking to attract runners of all abilities, from novices to experienced runners.
Cassiobury Park, Watford
Sun 6 May

More details - Modelling Extravaganza
Working Model Railway Layouts ‘G’ Scale, ‘0’ Gauge, ‘00’ Gauge and ‘N’ Gauge. Radio Controlled Model Trucks & Boats. Train rides for children. Sales Stand, Tombola and Refreshments Free parking for disabled adjacent to club site. Free parking for other users off Nazeing New Road (B194), at EN10 6TD.
HODDESDON MODEL AND RAILWAY CLUB, Mill Lane, Broxbourne, Herts.
Sun 6 May

More details - Hertford Castle Craft Market
To mark the end of the Hertford Arts Festival, Hertford Castle will open its doors to the public for the first time this year. Visitors are welcome to explore the Castle Gatehouse and grounds free of charge.
Hertford Castle
Sun 6 May

More details - Stapleford Flower Festival
Come to the Stapleford Flower Festival on the spring bank holiday Sunday 6th and 7th May from 12.00 noon until 4.30 p.m! This year we are celebrating as our flower festival has been running for 50 years!
ST MARYS CHURCH, CHURCH LANE, STAPLEFORD, NR HERTFORD HERTS
Sun 6 May and Mon 7 May

More details - Tring Bowls Club Open Days
TRING BOWLS CLUB OPEN DAYS. PENDLEY SPORTS CENTRE, COW LANE TRING, HP23 5NS We welcome all newcomers to our Open Days whether you’ve never bowled before, perhaps have played a few ends in a public park, or maybe you used to bowl and are thinking about taking it up again.
TBC, Pendley Sports Centre, Cow Lane, Tring, Herts
Sun 6 May

More details - Singers at the Barn
‘Songs for a Royal Wedding’ Come along to ’Singers at the Barn’ on Sunday 6th May to join in the celebrations for the forthcoming Royal Wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle.
Barn Theatre Club Room, Handside Lane, Welwyn Garden City
Sun 6 May

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 6 May

More details - A May Day Concert with The Opus 17 Swing Band and Kimberley Devonshire
The Opus 17 Swing Band with resident vocalist, Kimberley Devonshire, invite you to a free lunch time concert on May Day, Monday 7th May at 2.15pm Visiting The Royston May Fayre, why not check us out? Relax with a drink and listen to the eclectic mix of music on offer at this event.
The Old Bull Hotel, High Street, Royston, Herts.
Mon 7 May

Watford Celebration 2018 More details - Watford Celebration 2018
This is Watford’s colourful multicultural free annual festival with performances of music, dance and drama, as well as demonstrations of martial and other arts, international lunch time food from the communities in Watford, activities for children including a bouncy castle, activity tables and face painting, and
Multi Cultural Community Centre and St Michael and All Angels Church, and Littlebury Hall, 70, Durban Road, Watford
Mon 7 May
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More details - Lemsford Village Fete
The 2018 Lemsford Fete will be held at St John’s School and Church on Monday 7th May. As is traditional, this splendid event will provide a true English country fete experience with maypole dancing, coconut shy, tea-cup ride, live music and a Pimms and Hertfordshire Real Ale tent.
St. Johns C of E Primary School, Lemsford Village, Lemsford, Welwyn Garden City
Mon 7 May

More details - Guesthouse
A grandmother, mother and a daughter have to set aside differences as they decide the fate of their family-run Guesthouse. Battling family demons and the crashing waves of a troubled past, tensions are high in Clacton-on-Sea.
Roe Hill Hall Community Centre Briars Ln, Hatfield
Tue 8 May

More details - Mapdance Spring Tour
‘…leaping and turning in zesty spurts with an insouciance that leaves nothing to chance’ Donald Hutera Mapdance, University of Chichester’s MA touring company performs diverse repertoire by renowned and upcoming contemporary choreographers.
The Sandpit Theatre, The Ridgeway, St Albans
Wed 9 May

More details - “UK Birds of Prey – on a Wing and a Prayer” - Jeff Knott
Illustrated talk organised by Watford Local RSPB Group. Jeff Knott is Head of Nature Policy at the RSPB. He has been working on bird of prey conservation for the last 10 years. His talk will cover the continuing and illegal persecution of hen harriers on grouse moors.
Stanborough Centre, 609, St Albans Rd, Watford
Wed 9 May

9 to 5 the Musical More details - 9 to 5 the Musical
9 to 5’s outrageous and hilarious story of friendship and revenge is set in the late 1970s, an era long before computers, cell phones, and political correctness, when women in the office were clerks or secretaries, at their male bosses’ beck and call, typing and filing, getting the tea and seldom seriously
Spotlight Theatre, Cock Lane near High Street, Hoddesdon
Wed 9 May to Sat 12 May
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More details - Made in Dagenham- The Musical
Made in Dagenham - the true story that earned women equal pay is being performed by the Welwyn Thalians at the Campus West (Hawthorne Theatre) in Welwyn Garden City from Wednesday 9th May to Saturday 12th May.
Campus West (Hawthorne Theatre) Welwyn Garden City
Wed 9 May to Sat 12 May

More details - Made in Dagenham - The musical
Made in Dagenham is a modern musical show depicting the events that happened at Ford motor company in later 1960 that started the movement towards equal pay for women. This is a very fun show, comic in places and deadly serious in others. It’s a show that will leave you with great sense of well being.
Hawthorne Theatre, Campus West, Welwyn Garden City.
Wed 9 May to Sat 12 May

More details - Rip-Roaring 1920s Night
The Pepper Foundation (reg. charity 1056823) is holding a fundraiser in support of Pepper Nurses on Thurs 10th May at The Gatsby in Berkhamsted and celebrating all things 1920s. There will be dancing, a live jazz band, hot two-course buffet, a raffle and more!
The Gatsby Restaurant & Piano Bar, High Street, Berkhamsted
Thu 10 May

More details - At Mrs Ridgley's Corner: The Case the Whitechapel Sherlock Holmes Couldn't Crack
Join HAlS for this talk from retired detective and crime historian Paul Stickler on an astounding murder case from Hitchin in 1919. Get a glimpse of how serious cases were handled by the local police and why Scotland Yard had to be brought to Hitchin to continue the investigation. Was the culprit ever caught?
Hertfordshire Archives and Local Studies Register Office Block County Hall Hertford Hertfordshire
Thu 10 May

More details - Cheshunt & District Philatelic Society Meeting
Display by members of Goodmayes society. Organised by Cheshunt & District Philatelic Society. Contact for details: Mike Cording (Secretary).
The Spanish Ambassador’s Suite, Broxbourne Council Offices, Bishops’ College, Churchgate, Cheshunt
Fri 11 May

More details - On Golden Pond
Norman, an irascible eighty-year-old, and his wife Ethel have spent summers at their lake house for nearly fifty years. But when Ethel offers to look after the teenage son of their daughter’s fiancé, the elderly couple find their idyll both challenged and enriched.
Abbey Theatre, Westminster Lodge, Holywell Hill, St Albans
Fri 11 May to Sat 19 May

More details - WARE mum2mum market
The award winning pop-up market where parents can buy and sell quality second hand baby and children’s goods.
Age Concern hall, Priory Street, Ware
Sat 12 May

More details - FOTCH Family Fun Day
Fun for all the family at St Peter’s and St Paul’s Church in Tring. Children- bring your teddy for a ride on the Teddy zip wire. Climb the spiral tower staircase and try some bell ringing. Stalls: plants, jewellery, toys, cake stalls. Raffles and tombolas.
Tring
Sat 12 May

More details - Theatre Organ Concert
Michael Woolridge - The popular organist from the South Coast returns to St Albans
St Albans Organ Theatre, 320 Camp Road, St Albans Herts
Sat 12 May

More details - Watford Model Railway Exhibition
The South West Herts Model Railway Society is pleased to announce its 38th Annual Model Railway exhibition which will be held in Watford on 12th May 2018. Over 20 quality layouts have been invited from across the country covering a range of timescales from the early 20th century to the present day.
Queens School, Aldenham Road, Watford
Sat 12 May

More details - Maple Lodge Nature Reserve - Open Weekend
Over the weekend of 12th and 13th May this private nature reserve will be open to the public. 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
Sat 12 May and Sun 13 May

Garden Open for Alis More details - Garden Open for Alis
We are holding an Open Garden event in support of Alis Kingston, granddaughter of friends in our village. Alis needs a medical procedure to correct a curvature of her spine and her family need to raise £25,000 to take her to Germany for the operation.
1 Elia Cottage, Nether Street, Widford
Sun 13 May
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More details - Ashwell at Home 2018
Ashwell at Home offers entertainment for all the family with open gardens, free children’s workshops, live music and a wide range of street and indoor entertainment, cow milking, music, walks and talks, funfair, lunches and teas and much, much more.
Ashwell, Herts
Sun 13 May

More details - Harpenden Blues Rhythm & Rock Festival
Harpenden Blues Rhythm & Rock Festival. Artists performing: Pretty Things, Aynsley Lister, Simon McBride.: Tickets avaiable.
Public Halls, Harpenden
Sun 13 May

More details - Family Arts Studio - Model Village
Local artist leads a hands-on craft activity inspired by the artworks on display in the Broadway Gallery. This month’s fun theme is Model Village! 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 13 May

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 13 May, Sun 10 Jun, Sun 8 Jul

More details - dHPO - English Seascapes
The sea has long been a rich inspiration for composers living in the British Isles. The de Havilland Philharmonic Orchestra present an evening of works inspired by our coastal waters during the last century.
Weston Auditorium, Hatfield
Sun 13 May

More details - Victoria & Abdul (12) Screening
As part of our new ’Sandpit Curated’ film programme, we are pleased to present an afternoon screening of the fabulous period drama ’Victoria & Adbul’. Abdul Karim arrives from India to participate in Queen Victoria’s golden jubilee.
The Sandpit Theatre, The Ridgeway, St Albans
Sun 13 May

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 13 May, Sun 10 Jun

More details - Harpenden Blues, Rhythm & Rock Festival
Before we know it Spring will be upon us, and by popular demand, so will this festival...... Showcasing the quality of live music in the UK; with The Pretty Things headlining and five other very different, but striking bands, this will undoubtedly be another a great festival and an occasion not to miss!
Harpenden Public Halls, Southdown Road, Harpenden
Sun 13 May

More details - Pie Corner - Open Garden for NGS
A garden designed to complement the modern classical house. Formal areas near the house, with views down the valley, include lawns and a formal pool. The garden becomes more informal towards the woodland edge. A dry garden leads through new meadow planting to the vegetable garden.
Pie Corner, Abbots Langley
Sun 13 May

More details - Cheshunt & District Philatelic Society Meeting
Colin Tobitt displays. 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 14 May

More details - Discover Historic Maps
Discover more about the wealth of information in historic maps with our Senior Librarian. Find out about some of the beautiful maps held in the Hertfordshire Archives and Local Studies collection.
Hertfordshire Archives and Local Studies Register Office Block County Hall Hertford Hertfordshire
Tue 15 May

More details - Baldock Horticultural Society
Anne Swithinbank, well known gardener and broadcaster, is speaking on “My Devon Garden” at The Knights Templar School.
The Knights Templar School, Baldock
Wed 16 May

Fame More details - Fame
Fame is ‘gonna live forever’! Following the lives of a diverse group of students at the New York School of Performing Arts, the show charts successes and struggles, enthusiasm and talents of pupils from their initial audition through years of hard work to graduation.
Hertford Theatre The Wash Hertford
Wed 16 May to Sat 19 May
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More details - Macmillan Fun Quiz
A quiz aiming to raise money for the charity and giving team members an enjoyable experience. A mixture of verbal and picture rounds, marathon round. "Heads or Tails" to finish.
Lord Haig, 5 South Street, Hertford
Thu 17 May

More details - Fat! So?
Our fantastic new comedy musical Fat! So? - set in your local slimming club - for anyone who’s ever stepped on the scales this show’s for you - great story, great characters and great songs - call the box office now for tickets - don’t weight too long!
The Bull Theatre, 68 High Street, Barnet
Thu 17 May to Sat 19 May

More details - Lunchtime talks with Tricia Thompson
We’ll Meet Again: The Life and Music of Dame Vera Lynn Thurs 17 May 2018, 1pm A Lunchtime Talk with Tricia Thompson Tickets £15 Born on 20 March 1917 Vera Lynn began her performing career at the age of 7.
Benslow Music Trust Benslow Lane
Thu 17 May

More details - RSPB  Evening meeting - Chile Wildlife; Tierra del Fuego to the Atacama speaker Jeff Blincow
Potters Bar and Barnet RSPB Group evening meeting - non members welcome With more than 2500 miles north to south, the cold Pacific to the west and the High Andes dominating the east, Chile offers such a wide variety of climatic and floristic zones that there is so much to see.
Tilbury Hall, United Reformed Church, Darkes Lane, Potters Bar
Fri 18 May

More details - Bingham String Quartet concert
Programme includes:- Wolf: Italian Serenade Respighi: String Quartet “Dorico" Bartók: String Quartet No 1 in A minor Admission price includes programme Free parking on site Licensed bar
Benslow Music Trust Ibberson Way
Fri 18 May

More details - Violin and Guitar Duo Concert with Simon Davies and Benjamin Harte
Benjamin Harte and Simon Davies present an eclectic programme of beautiful music written for violin and classical guitar. Including music from the 19th Century virtuoso, Paganini via the Baroque splendour of Vivaldi to the Argentine Tango of Piazzolla. The concert takes place in the beautiful Hastoe Village Hall.
Hastoe Village Hall, Tring
Fri 18 May

More details - Sarah and Duck
Join Sarah and Duck and a host of your favourite friends including The Ribbon Sisters, The Shallots, Flamingo & John and Umbrella, as they plan a birthday party for Scarf Lady in their garden.
Weston Auditorium, Hatfield
Sat 19 May

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.
Adeyfield Community Centre, The Queens Square, Hemel Hempstead
Sat 19 May

More details - Oliver Dawsons Saxon + TBC
Oliver Dawsons Saxon + TBC: Tickets avaiable.
The Rock Den, Hatfield
Sat 19 May

More details - Shakespeare Brought To Life with James Mayhew and Realm of Music
Be transported back to the sights and sounds of Shakespeare’s world through an enchanting afternoon of art and music.
Broadway Cinema & Theatre Eastcheap Letchworth Garden City
Sun 20 May

More details - Dacorum Symphony Orchestra Concert
Dacorum Symphony Orchestra Concert with James Beadle (Piano) playing Schumann’s Piano Concerto. Also Brahms Festival Overture and Kodaly Hary Janos Suite
Centenary Theatre Berkhamsted School, Kings Road, Berkhamsted
Sun 20 May

More details - Watford Colour Run 2018
The best family friendly fun run in Watford is back with new and exciting surprises for 2018! Get all the family together and join us for the friendliest family fun run in town, the Watford Colour Run! And new to 2018, introducing the Foam Zone!
Aldenham Country Park Aldenham Road Elstree Hertfordshire
Sun 20 May

More details - Ashridge Estate - Plant Fair
Join us for our annual Plant Fair this spring. We will be hosting a Plant Fair on May 20. Browse through hundreds of different plant species grown by our volunteer growers and local nurseries. Stock up on an exceptional range of plants and pick up everything you need to make the garden beautiful this season.
Ashridge Estate, Moneybury Hill, Berkhamsted
Sun 20 May

More details - A Special Sunday Night With Singer/Guitarist Johnny Wheeler!
We welcome back talented singer/guitarist Johnny Wheeler for his second visit this year. He’ll be entertaining the members and guests with an evening of live music from the days of swing through Rock ’n’ Roll to ballads and (a little) country.
Chorleywood Working Men’s Club, Shepherds La, Chorleywood, Nr. Rickmansworth
Sun 20 May

More details - The Manor House, Ayot St Lawrence - Open Garden for NGS
A 6-acre garden set in mature landscape around Elizabethan Manor House (not open). 1-acre walled garden incl glasshouses, fruit and vegetables, double herbaceous borders, rose and herb beds. Herbaceous perennial island beds, topiary specimens. Parterre and temple pond garden surround the house.
The Manor House, Ayot St Lawrence, Welwyn
Sun 20 May

More details - Haywire by Eric Chappell
Alec Frith runs a bookshop and lives in the flat above with his wife, Maggie. He is having an affair with his glamorous assistant, Liz, with whom he has arranged an illicit holiday while his wife is away with friends. With everything so carefully planned what could possibly go wrong?
Pump House Theatre & Arts Centre, Local Board Road, Watford
Wed 23 May to Sat 26 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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 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 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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - The Hatfield House Wedding Fair
The Summer Wedding Fair at Hatfield House is quite simply the most unique Wedding Fair ever to take place at this beautiful historic wedding venue.
Hatfield Park
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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - Chipperfield Choral Society Summer Concert
Chipperfield Choral Society Summer Concert - to include Requiem by John Rutter and some songs looking towards the commemoration of the ending of the First World War. Full programme details and ticket information to be announced soon.
Chipperfield - St Paul’s Church, The Common, Chipperfield
Sat 16 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 - 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 - 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

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

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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 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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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 - 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

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 - 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 - 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 - 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, Beds. 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 - 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 - 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 - 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

More details - Hatfield House Battle Proms Concert
Hatfield House Battle Proms Concert: Tickets avaiable.
Hatfield House, Hatfield
Sat 14 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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 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, Sun 29 Jul, Sat 4 Aug, Sun 5 Aug

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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 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 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

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

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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - Bishop’s Stortford & District Philatelic Society Meeting
Details of this meeting will be announced as soon as possible. Organised by Bishop’s Stortford & District Philatelic Society. Contact for details: Dave Armitage (Acting Secretary).
Ground Floor Club Room, Bishop’s Park Community Centre, Lancaster Way, Bishop’s Park, Bishop’s Stortford
Wed 19 Sep, Wed 17 Oct

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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 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