This Month

Hertfordshire County Show 2016

Contact: Website

Venue: Hertfordshire County Show Ground, Dunstable Road, Redbourn, AL3 7PT

Date: 28-05-2016 to 29-05-2016

The annual Hertfordshire County Show takes place on 28th and 29th May 2016. Farm animals, horses, horticulture and showjumping as well as children’s entertainment, food hall and the circus! To book tickets in advance, or for more information, visit the website.

Willows Farm Spring Special

Contact: Website

Venue: Willows Farm Village, Coursers Road, St Albans, AL4 0PF

Date: 28-05-2016 to 05-06-2016

From 28th May to 5th June 2016, Willows Farm Spring Special will be in full swing. Come and see live sheep shearing with Tuck the shepherd, as well as sheep racing and a fun-packed programme for half-term including: farm animals, the Peter Rabbit Adventure Playground and Tristan the Runaway Tractor. For more info visit the website.

Knebworth Classics in the Park

Contact: Website

Venue: Knebworth House, Knebworth, Hertfordshire, SG1 2AX

Date: 29-05-2016 to 30-05-2016

Knebworth House is hosting Classics In the Park on Sunday 29th and Monday 30th May 2016, perfect for motoring enthusiasts. There will be classic vehicles on display as well as live entertainment in the grounds of Knebworth Park. You can also follow the dinosaur trail through the Wilderness Garden to find more than 70 prehistoric creatures, or explore the adventure playground. For more information visit the website.

Ashridge Green Man and Frost Queen Trail

Contact: Website / 01442 851227

Venue: Ashridge Estate, Moneybury Hill, Nr Berkhamsted, HP4 1LT

Date: 30-05-2016 to 03-06-2016

From Monday 30th May to Friday 3rd June 2016, 10am-4pm, come along to Ashridge Estate and enjoy making a mask to turn yourself into the Green Man or the Frost Queen.  Then, go on the trail to learn more about these fairytale creatures. For more information visit the website.

Camel Racing

Contact: Website

Venue: Northaw Point to Point Course, EN6 4NT

Date: 30-05-2016

The annual Camel Racing at Northaw Point to Point Course takes place on Monday 30th May 2016.  Gates open at 10.30am and the fun starts at 12noon. For more information visit the website.

Aylett Nurseries: Adopt a Sunflower

Contact: Website

Venue: Aylett Nurseries, North Orbital Road, St Albans, AL2 1DH

Date: 31-05-2016 to 04-06-2016

Come along to Aylett Nurseries Tuesday 31st May to Saturday 4th June 2016, 10am to 4pm and you can choose a name for your sunflower, fill out an adoption certificate and make your own sunflower badge to wear with pride. You can then collect your young sunflower plant to take home and grow! This is a free event and no booking is required. For more information call 01727 822255.

Sand Art at The Sitting Room Cafe

Contact: Website

Venue: The Sitting Room, 117 Hatfield Road, St Albans, AL1 4HY

Date: 31-05-2016

Pop into the Sitting Room Cafe at 117 Hatfield Road, St Albans, AL1 4HY anytime 9.30am to 4pm on Tuesday 31st May and make wonderful pictures with sand, £3 for A5 pictures and £4 for A4 pictures.  When you have finished your creations, have a drink and a bite to eat in the café. For more information visit the website.

Daisy Bake Cupcake Class at Inn on the Park Cafe

Contact: Website

Venue: Inn on the Park Cafe, Verulamium Park, St Micheal's Street, St Albans, AL3 4SN

Date: 31-05-2016

Book your place on a Daisy Bakes Cupcake Workshop at Inn on the Park Cafe on Tuesday 31st May 2016, for just £12 per child.  9.30 to 10.45am the theme is Under the Sea Cupcakes and you can try making star fish, crabs, octopus, sand and shells! 11.15am to 12.30pm the theme is Farm Yard Cupcakes and you can try making cows, pigs, sheep and chicks! Suitable for children aged 3 years and above. To book email or visit the website for more information.

Verulamium Museum – Viking Invaders

Contact: Website

Venue: Verulamium Museum, St Micheal's Street, St Albans, AL3 4SW

Date: 31-05-2016

On Tuesday 31st May 2016, the Verulamium Museum is running a ‘Viking Invaders’ holiday activity for 6-11 year olds. Did you know that the Vikings made drinking cups out of the skulls of their enemies? Find out more fascinating facts about the Norse invaders, before making your own Viking ship, complete with a ferocious dragon head. Sessions are £6 per child and must be booked in advance on 01727 751810. For more information visit the website.

Mill Green Museum – Flying Pterodactyl

Contact: Website

Venue: Mill Green Museum, Milll Green Lane, Hatfield, AL9 5PD

Date: 31-05-2016

Visit Mill Green Museum, Hatfield on Tuesday 31st May and you can try making your own Flying Pterodactyl to take home. The museum is open 10am to 5pm Tuesday to Thursday. For more information visit the website.