What's on in Hertfordshire

October events
Coronavirus: Do check with venue for Cancellations.

Lockdown Art Project (take part @ home). Prizes (vouchers) to be won!

Prizes of £100 (winner) and two runners up prizes of £50 each to be won! Taking part is really easy and fun (and will keep the kids occupied for a little while so you’re a winner too!).
The Howard Centre, Welwyn Garden City, (but you can take part at home!) AL8 6HA
Today to Sat 31 Oct

Hoddesdon Library Chess Group

This is a group run for all adult Chess enthusiasts. We meet every Monday at Hoddesdon Library (meeting room), all levels including novices are welcome.
Hoddesdon Library, 98 High Street, Hoddeston EN11 8HD
Today, Mon 28 Sep, Mon 5 Oct

Student Shopping at intu Watford

Students are invited to take advantage of two weeks’ worth of deals and discounts at intu Watford, from 21 September to 4 October.
intu Watford shopping centre, Watford, Hertfordshire WD17 2UB
Today to Sun 4 Oct

The Townswomen’s Guild of Buntingfords and Beyond

The Townswomen’s Guild of Buntingfords and Beyond The Townswomen’s iGuild of Buntingford and Beyond is welcoming new members. Campaigning, crafting, cooking and of course chatting!
Virtual Event
Wed 23 Sep, Wed 30 Sep, and more dates until Wed 28 Oct

FREE Online Commuter Cycling Course from CLIF and Cycling UK

CLIF®, the maker of plant-based CLIF BAR® energy bars, has teamed up with Cycling UK to help the nation do the post-lockdown return to work by bicycle - this comes as almost half of Brits (49%) still
Virtual Event
Mon 28 Sep, Tue 29 Sep, Mon 5 Oct, Tue 6 Oct, Mon 12 Oct, Tue 13 Oct

PBFA Online Book Fair

PBFA Online Book Fair We are pleased to announce our first Themed Online Book Fair goes live on the 29th September at 12 noon.
Virtual Event
Tue 29 Sep to Wed 14 Oct
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NATIONAL TRUST Watford and District Association - Cancelled

Speaker: Robert Moore. The History of the Grand Union Canal. Robert joined the Rickmansworth Waterways Trust when he retired from teaching.
Stanborough Centre, 609 St Albans Road, Garston, Watford WD25 9JL
Thu 1 Oct

Circus Berlin

We are offering a fantastic discount to claim, simply call the box office on 0203 375 3970 and quote ‘JUGGLER’ This MUST be used on the phone at least 24 hours before the show.
The Common St Albans Road A1081 AL5 2JE
Thu 1 Oct to Mon 5 Oct

Extreme FMX and Monster Trucks

THRILLSEEKERS in the United Kingdom can enjoy a performance of astounding action as world famous extreme stunt performers descend upon the UK.
Herts showground, Redbourn Dunstable Road AL3 7PT
Fri 2 Oct

Fund-raising General Knowledge Quiz - Cancelled

Our annual fund-raising quiz with general knowledge questions and lots of fun - do hope you can join us. Ticket price includes a tasty salad supper and tea/coffee.
URC Church, Mill Lane, Broxbourne, Herts EN10 7BQ
Sat 3 Oct


ConeBoy is a music, spoken-word and drama show from writer and musician Clive Parker-Sharp. Clive was at the forefront in the punk movement, with such bands as Spizz Energi and The Members, and a...
Pump House Theatre and Arts Centre (Charles Room) 5 Local Board Road WD17 2JP
Sat 3 Oct and Sun 4 Oct

Highfield Park Apple Day

Come and enjoy a day to celebrate apples. This event is just one of many apple days which are run all over the country.
YMCA Community Gym, Russet Drive, St Albans AL4 0DB
Sun 4 Oct

Stamp Club Meeting (Bishop’s Stortford)

Meeting details to be confirmed. Organised by Bishop’s Stortford & District Philatelic Society - Local contact: To be advised. Potential new members welcome.
Pre-Preparatory Department, Bishop’s Stortford College, Great Hadham Road, Bishop’s Stortford CM23 4BT
Wed 7 Oct, Wed 4 Nov, Wed 2 Dec

Hertford Castle Autumn Festival - Cancelled

Head over to Hertford Castle for some seasonal fun, peruse the craft stalls, take part in the autumn trail where children can hunt around the grounds to tick off the list to get a sweet
The Castle Hertford Hertfordshire SG14 1HR
Sun 11 Oct

Pop Up Art Exhibition

Harpenden based artist Justine Lois Thorpe is again collaborating with two other local artists to present a Pop-Up Art Exhibition this October.
8 Leyton Road, Harpenden (opposite Waitrose) AL5 2TL
Mon 12 Oct to Sun 18 Oct

Stamp Club Meeting (Cheshunt)

14Sep2020: Maggie Thompson displays Triangles from Liberia and many other countries; 12Oct2020: Annual Competitions & Quiz & Members Entertain; 9Nov2020: Don Davies Entertains.
The Spanish Ambassador’s Suite, Broxbourne Council Offices, Bishops’ College, Churchgate, Cheshunt EN8 9XQ
Mon 12 Oct, Mon 9 Nov

Shenley park Apple themed weekend - Cancelled

Shenley park normally hold an Apple day on the third Sunday in October. This year is a bit different of course and so instead there will be limited activities and no large marquee tent to ensure...
Shenley park, Radlett Lane WD7 9DW
Sat 17 Oct and Sun 18 Oct

Hoddesdon Music Club String Quartet + Piano concert - Cancelled

Cirrus String Quartet with Mike Stanley on Piano. Programme: Haydn String Quartet in B flat Opus 64, No 3, Beethoven Quartet in F minor Opus 95 and Dvorak Piano Quintet in A Opus 81.
URC Church, Mill Lane, Broxbourne, EN10 7BQ
Sat 17 Oct

St Albans Antique and Vintage Market

A unique and inspired Antique and Vintage street market with 80 superb traders in the heart of the ancient and picturesque City of St Albans.
St Peters Street AL1 3DH
Sun 18 Oct

Ware Antique & Collectors Fair

Ware Antique & Collectors Fair: 30+ tables offering antiques and collectables Doors open at 10am to 4pm £1 entry (50p concessions) Free Car Parking Food and drink available
Age Concern Hall, Priory Street, Ware SG12 0DE
Sun 18 Oct

Stamp Club Meeting (Bishop’s Stortford)

Meeting details to be confirmed (afternoon). Organised by Bishop’s Stortford & District Philatelic Society - Local contact: To be advised. Potential new members welcome.
Ground Floor Club Room, Community Centre, Lancaster Way, Bishop’s Park, Bishop’s Stortford CM23 4DA
Wed 21 Oct, Wed 18 Nov, Wed 16 Dec

Wild Things at Halloween

Join Esmerelda Raventree the good witch of Rye Meads and help her save the reserve! Spooky details to follow...
RSPB Rye Meads, Rye Rd, Hoddesdon, Ware SG12 8JS
Sat 24 Oct to Sun 1 Nov

St Albans sustainable market in collaboration with BID

St Albans sustainable market in collaboration with BID Vicky Millins, will be here today, Selling jams & marmalades including miniature sized jars in gift boxes. Including the lovely clock tower.
St Albans High street, George Street. AL3 4EH
Sun 25 Oct

Hertford Play Day - Cancelled

Hertford Town Centre will be filled with child friendly activities, games, promotions and events throughout the day, most of which are free of charge to enjoy.
Hertford Town Centre SG14 1EZ
Wed 28 Oct

Bug Hunt

A treasure hunt to find smiley wooden bugs hidden in the park, with a prize at the end. Follow our bug trail to find out more about the insects and other creatures who live in Highfield Park.
Highfield Park Visitor Centre, Hill End Lane, St Albans AL4 0RA
Wed 28 Oct

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