Top local listings for May events in Herts that are perfect for babies, toddlers, big kids and families! Discover what’s on near you, including children’s activities, workshops, shows, open days and fun things to do.

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May Events in Herts

 

Events: Wednesday 1st May – Sunday 5th May 2019

Kimpton May Festival
Fri 3 to Mon 6 May 2019, from 11.00am
Kimpton, near Harpenden
Kimpton is a village near Harpenden that hosts the largest village festival every year. “Cartoon” is the theme of the 55th Kimpton May Festival in 2018. Events run right through the first May Bank holiday weekend. Online booking is also available for the Open Air Theatre (showing Ralph Breaks the Internet on Friday afternoon), Wine tasting on Friday, and Kimpton Entertains on Saturday. Other activities and entertainment include a dog show, mini/junior tennis, craft demonstrations, fun run, maypole dancing and a procession.
www.kimptonmayfestival.co.uk
Cost: Various depending on activities

Baldock and Letchworth Fire Station Open Day 2018
Sat 4 May 2019, 11.00am-3.00pm
Weston Way, Baldock, Herts, SG7 6EY
At a fire station open day you can have a look round a fire engine, watch a ‘cooking oil fire’ demonstration or see someone rescued from a car. Different activities will take place at different stations.
www.hertfordshire.gov.uk
Cost: FREE

Hertfordshire Garden Show at Knebworth House Gardens and Park
Sat 4 – Mon 6 May 2019, 9.30am – 5.00pm (last admission 4pm)
Knebworth House, Knebworth, Hertfordshire, SG1 2AX
Whilst enjoying a visit to the Park and 28 acres of Formal Gardens, you can attend the Hertfordshire Garden Show at no additional charge. Over 100 exhibitors with a wide variety of goods on display and for sale will provide plenty of inspiration for the spring months ahead. There is a craft pavilion, brass band and children’s rides. The Park itself is great for games & picnics. The Adventure Playground has had a new bouncy castle installed this year, and there is a trail of 72 life-sized dinosaurs.
www.knebworthhouse.com/events
Cost: £10 per person, under 3s go free

Bank Holiday Weekend at the Gunpowder Mills
Sat 4 – Mon 6 May 2019, 10.00am – 5.00pm (last ticket 3pm)
Royal Gunpowder Mills, Beaulieu Drive, Waltham Abbey, Essex EN9 1JY
A new experience at a very special price comes to the Royal Gunpowder Mills this early May Bank Holiday weekend May 4th to May 6th.  Come and sample the life and times from the last 3 centuries, from cannon and musket demonstrations to the street parties of WW2 and science mayhem of today, played out against the backdrop of the Royal Gunpowder Mills with its 300 years of explosive history and scientific discovery.
www.royalgunpowdermills.com
Cost: Sample the event at 20% off standard admission with tickets starting at just £6.80 for a child and family tickets from £22. Purchase your tickets on the door or online.

Super Hero and Princess Weekend at Lee Valley Park Farms
Sat 4 – Mon 6 May 2019, 10.00am – 5.00pm
Stubbins Hall Lane, Waltham Abbey, Essex, EN9 2EF
This weekend, head down to the farms and dress up as your favourite Super Hero or Princess and embark on a heroic quest around the farm.Meet all of our super animals and see who your friends have dressed up as!
www.lvfarms.co.uk
Cost: £10.00 per person

Hertford Castle Craft Market and Open Day
Sun 5 May 2019, 12.00pm – 4.00pm
Enjoy a free day out and explore the castle’s historical rooms, basement and dungeon. Wander around the craft market on the Castle lawn with up to forty craft stalls exhibiting an array of crafts. From jewellery, to stationary, knitted and enbroidery and food goods, including sweets, homemade dips and artisan chutneys, ceramic and glass wares and gifts. Creation Station will be back again this year running the free giant art workshop for children to flex their creative muscles, and you can also decorate your own crown before heading into the Castle.
www.hertford.gov.uk
Cost: Free Entry. Charity donations welcome

Victorian Lessons at the British Schools Museum
Sun 5 May 2019, 2.30pm-3.00pm & 3.30pm-4.00pm
Join the team for a Victorian Lesson in the Gallery classroom. The 1st Sunday of every month up until 4th November. Don’t be late and pay attention! Book your place online.
www.britishschoolsmuseum.co.uk
Cost: Usual admission applies – Adult £5.50, Child (5 -17) £3.00, and Under 5s FREE

 

 


Events: Monday 6th May – Sunday 12th May 2019

Hertfordshire Garden Show at Knebworth House Gardens and Park
Mon 6 May 2019, 9.30am – 5.00pm (last admission 4pm)
Knebworth House, Knebworth, Hertfordshire, SG1 2AX
Whilst enjoying a visit to the Park and 28 acres of Formal Gardens, you can attend the Hertfordshire Garden Show at no additional charge. Over 100 exhibitors with a wide variety of goods on display and for sale will provide plenty of inspiration for the spring months ahead. There is a craft pavilion, brass band and children’s rides. The Park itself is great for games & picnics. The Adventure Playground has had a new bouncy castle installed this year, and there is a trail of 72 life-sized dinosaurs.
www.knebworthhouse.com/events
Cost: £10 per person, under 3s go free

Bank Holiday Weekend at the Gunpowder Mills
Mon 6 May 2019, 10.00am – 5.00pm (last ticket 3pm)
Royal Gunpowder Mills, Beaulieu Drive, Waltham Abbey, Essex EN9 1JY
A new experience at a very special price comes to the Royal Gunpowder Mills this early May Bank Holiday weekend May 4th to May 6th.  Come and sample the life and times from the last 3 centuries, from cannon and musket demonstrations to the street parties of WW2 and science mayhem of today, played out against the backdrop of the Royal Gunpowder Mills with its 300 years of explosive history and scientific discovery.
www.royalgunpowdermills.com
Cost: Sample the event at 20% off standard admission with tickets starting at just £6.80 for a child and family tickets from £22. Purchase your tickets on the door or online.

Super Hero and Princess Weekend at Lee Valley Park Farms
Mon 6 May 2019, 10.00am – 5.00pm
Stubbins Hall Lane, Waltham Abbey, Essex, EN9 2EF
This weekend, head down to the farms and dress up as your favourite Super Hero or Princess and embark on a heroic quest around the farm.Meet all of our super animals and see who your friends have dressed up as!
www.lvfarms.co.uk
Cost: £10.00 per person

May Day at the British Schools Museum
Mon 6 May 2019, 10.30am-12.30pm
May Day celebrations at the museum. Family fun for the bank holiday. Maypole and country dancing. The Ramrugge Clog Dancers will also be there on the day. Children must be accompanied by a responsible adult. Refreshments available.
www.britishschoolsmuseum.co.uk
Cost: FREE admission

Bio-Blitz at Shepreth Wildlife Park
Mon 6 May 2019, 10.00am-5.00pm
Station Road, Shepreth, nr Royston, Herts, SG8 6PZ
Fancy yourself as a nature detective? Join in with a Bioblitz event and help us find out about all the weird and wonderful birds, beasties, bugs and plants that make their homes around the zoo grounds.Bioblitzes are family-friendly wildlife surveys, where you can drop in for as long as you like to help our team of wildlife experts identify what is living in the undergrowth or even high up in the trees. The aim is to find and name as many different plants and animals as we can throughout the day.
www.sheprethwildlifepark.co.uk
Cost: Normal admission rates apply.

Rye Meadlings for Under 5’s at Rye Meads Nature Reserve
Mon 6 May 2019, 10.30am-12.00pm
Rye Road, Stanstead Abbotts, Herts, SG12 8JS
Rye Meadlings is a group for parents and toddlers held on the 1st and 3rd Monday of every month.Being in nature is proven to lower stress in adults and children, so what better way to relax with your little one than at our beautiful nature reserve, where you will meet other parents and be immersed in wonderful wildlife.Sessions are hands-on and sensory to encourage child led exploration and natural play. Activities may include water play, mud kitchen time, bug hunting, bird spotting, pond dipping, games, crafts, storytelling and more. They are aimed at children from 18 months to under 5, with younger siblings not participating in activities welcome for free. Parents get a free hot drink for each paying child they bring.We will be outside whatever the weather so make sure you and your little one are prepared for rain or shine.
Booking essential.
www.rspb.org.uk
Cost: £5 members, £6 non-members, plus parking charges (non-members get free parking for their first session)

Watford Celebration
Mon 6 May 2019, 11.00am-4.00pm
Multi Cultural Community Centre, St Michael and All Angels’ Church and Littlebury Hall, Durban Road, Watford WD18 7DS
A colourful, multi cultural event with performance, children’s activities, international food and inter-faith discussion.In Celebration you can see performances of music and dance from many cultures, foods provided by people of many nationalities in a lunch time sampling, for which a donation of £2 is asked, a sacred space for those who would like to discuss their beliefs, activities for children including a bouncy castle and free refreshments all day.
www.watfordcelebration.com
Cost: FREE.

Lemsford Fete
St John’s C of E Primary School, Lemsford, Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire AL8 7TR
Mon 6 May 2019, 12.00pm-4.00pm
First held in 1959, this splendid event provides a true English country fete experience which includes maypole dancing, coconut shy, merry-go-round, jazz band and Pimms tent. Head down and enjoy an afternoon of great food and drink, music and games.
lemsfordfete.co.uk
Cost: Adults £2.00, Senior Citizens, £1.00 Children under 16s FREE. Parking is free

Aldbury May Fair
Mon 6 May 2019, 12.00pm-5.00pm
Aldbury Village, near Tring, Hertfordshire, HP23 5RT
A traditional May Fair in the quintessential village of Aldbury near Tring on Bank Holiday Monday. A great day out for everyone including May pole dancing, Morris Men, children’s parade, craft and pre-loved stalls, delicious food and drink, craft stalls and activities for all the family.
www.facebook.com/AldburyMayFair
Cost: Charge for some activities.

Story Time at the Museum –  Rhodes Arts Complex
Weds 8 May 2019, 1.30pm
1-3 South Road, Bishop’s Stortford, Hertfordshire, CM23 3JG
Join the museum for a special story telling! Perfect for toddlers and pre-school, the story telling mornings are a fantastic way to enjoy books with your little ones and let their imagination run wild! After the story telling you can join in with an activity, whether it be a sing song, small craft session or a trail around the museum. No need to book, just head to reception on your arrival.
www.rhodesbishopsstortford.org.uk
Cost: FREE

Annie at The Spotlight
Wed 8 to Sat 11 May 2019, (Weds 8 – Fri 10 at 7.30pm & Sat 11 at 3.00pm & 7.30pm)
High Street, Hoddesdon, Herts, EN11 8BE
Annie, based on the popular New York comic strip by Harold Gray, was the winner of seven Tony Awards including Best Musical. Annie dreams of escaping the dreary orphanage run by the tyrannical Miss Hannigan, seeking her real parents and setting off on a fun-filled adventure. Songs include Tomorrow and It’s the Hard Knock Life.
www.broxbourne.gov.uk
Cost: £13 to £17, concs from £12, discount for Spotlight Friends.

The Tiger Who Came to Tea at The Radlett Centre
Thurs 9 May (1.30pm & 4.30pm) & Fri 10 May (10.30am & 1.00pm)
1 Aldenham Avenue, Radlett, Hertfordshire WD7 8HL
Direct from the West End, the Olivier Award nominated smash hit show, The Tiger Who Came to Tea returns on tour, celebrating over 10 years on stage!The doorbell rings just as Sophie and her mummy are sitting down to tea. Who could it possibly be? What they certainly don’t expect to see at the door is a big, stripy tiger!Join the tea-guzzling tiger in this delightful family show; packed with oodles of magic, sing-a-long songs and clumsy chaos! A stunning stage adaptation of the classic tale of teatime mayhem… expect to be surprised!
www.radlettcentre.co.uk
Cost: £14, £9.50 (groups 10+), family ticket £50 (4 people). Please note that babies 12 months and under will require a Babes in Arms Ticket at a cost of £3.00, which is only available from the Box Office in person or on the phone.

DogFest at Knebworth House Gardens and Park
Sat 11 & Sun 12 May 2019, 9.30am – 5.00pm (last admission 4pm)
Knebworth House, Knebworth, Hertfordshire, SG1 2AX
The Ultimate Dogs Day Out is returning to Knebworth House on 11th & 12th May 2019 for a fun-filled weekend! Join special guests Professor Noel Fitzpatrick and Clare Balding to celebrate all things canine. A Park & Gardens admission ticket can be purchased on the day of your visit to DogFest for the discounted price of £5 per person. It is a fantastic value day out – enjoy a day in the Park which is excellent for games & picnics, the 28 acres of Formal Gardens, the exciting Adventure Playground with Fort Knebworth, and the trail of 72 life-sized dinosaurs. Knebworth House can be visited for a small additional supplement payable on the day.
www.knebworthhouse.com/events
Cost: Day tickets  – adults £17.66, child £11.24, senior £13.38, family ticket (2+2) £45

CJ Birds of Prey at Hatfield Park Farm
Sun 12 May 2019, 11.00am-4.00pm
Hatfield, Hertfordshire, AL9 5NB
CJ’s Birds of Prey display team will return to Hatfield Park Farm on Sunday 12th May. Come along to see a collection of Owls, Hawks, Falcons and an Eagle between 11.00am & 4.00pm – it’s great fun, informative and educational. Alternatively take part in a CJ Birds of Prey Flying Experience for Children & Adults. This brand new experience includes 2x Flights per person and provides an opportunity for you to have a close-up and personal view of the birds. There will be photographic opportunities while the birds are not performing
www.hatfieldparkfarm.co.uk
Cost: Normal farm admission prices apply to see display team. Flight experience costs £5 per child and is a ticketed event. Normal farm admission prices apply to accompanying adults. If adults would like to have an experience of their own, tickets are £5.00 per adult also.

 


Events: Monday 13th May – Sunday 19th May 2019

Rickmansworth Festival
Sat 18 May – Sun 19 May 2019, 10.30am to 10.30pm on Saturday and from 10.30am to 5.30pm on Sunday
Grand Union Canal between Batchworth and Stockers Locks and a significant part of the Aquadrome Park
The Rickmansworth Festival takes place on the third weekend of May every year and celebrates canals, the community and the environment. We had a fantastic 25th Festival and the next Festival, which is the highlight of the town’s annual calendar and the finale of Rickmansworth Week, is on the 18th and 19th May 2019.  The top attraction for many is the wonderful array of canal boats from across the country – a terrific spectacle, with at least 100 craft of many types and histories moored along the towpath up to four deep. But there are things to do, see and enjoy whatever your interests, and whatever your age.
www.rwt.org.uk/festival
Cost: Donations requested, approx. £2 for each person

Herts Auto Show at Stanborough Park
Sun 19 May 2019, 10.00am-4.00pm
Stanborough Road, Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire, AL8 6DF
Herts Auto show are proud to support Make-A-Wish Foundation® UK. With your help supporting us we have helped to make children’s wishes come true. We have had a terrific response to the show and also  have been very fortunate to have the help of many Super heroes  and Villain impersonators from the big screen in raising awareness for the foundation such as Batman, Superman, Ironman, Darth Vader, Stormtroopers and many more.
hertsautoshow.co.uk
Cost: Adults £5, Children £3, Family of 4 £12, Under 5s FREE

Peppa Pig: Festival of Fun at The Spotlight Cinema
Sun 19 & Mon 20 May 2019, (Sun 19 at 12.00pm & Mon at 11.30am)
High Street, Hoddesdon, Herts, EN11 8BE
Get ready for Peppa’s biggest celebration yet when the muddiest ever festival comes to cinema screens in 2019 to celebrate 15 years of Peppa Pig!Little piggies can look forward to 10 brand new episodes including a 2-part festival special, as well as exclusive new interactive entertainment featuring little ones singing and playing along with their favourite onscreen characters! Join the party with Peppa and George in their brand new adventures as they dance in the mud at a children’s festival, celebrate Grandpa Pig’s birthday at a restaurant for the first time, and take a trip to the cinema to see Super Potato’s big movie feature!
www.broxbourne.gov.uk
Cost: £5.70 each

 


Events: Monday 20th May – Sunday 26th May 2019

Peppa Pig: Festival of Fun at The Spotlight Cinema
Sun 19 & Mon 20 May 2019, (Sun 19 at 12.00pm & Mon at 11.30am)
High Street, Hoddesdon, Herts, EN11 8BE
Get ready for Peppa’s biggest celebration yet when the muddiest ever festival comes to cinema screens in 2019 to celebrate 15 years of Peppa Pig!Little piggies can look forward to 10 brand new episodes including a 2-part festival special, as well as exclusive new interactive entertainment featuring little ones singing and playing along with their favourite onscreen characters! Join the party with Peppa and George in their brand new adventures as they dance in the mud at a children’s festival, celebrate Grandpa Pig’s birthday at a restaurant for the first time, and take a trip to the cinema to see Super Potato’s big movie feature!
www.broxbourne.gov.uk
Cost: £5.70 each

Rye Meadlings for Under 5’s at Rye Meads Nature Reserve
Mon 20 May 2019, 10.30am-12.00pm
Rye Road, Stanstead Abbotts, Herts, SG12 8JS
Rye Meadlings is a group for parents and toddlers held on the 1st and 3rd Monday of every month.Being in nature is proven to lower stress in adults and children, so what better way to relax with your little one than at our beautiful nature reserve, where you will meet other parents and be immersed in wonderful wildlife.Sessions are hands-on and sensory to encourage child led exploration and natural play. Activities may include water play, mud kitchen time, bug hunting, bird spotting, pond dipping, games, crafts, storytelling and more. They are aimed at children from 18 months to under 5, with younger siblings not participating in activities welcome for free. Parents get a free hot drink for each paying child they bring.We will be outside whatever the weather so make sure you and your little one are prepared for rain or shine.
Booking essential.
www.rspb.org.uk
Cost: £5 members, £6 non-members, plus parking charges (non-members get free parking for their first session)

Ben and Holly’s Little Kingdom Live at Gordon Craig Theatre
Weds 22 May (1.00pm & 4.30pm) & Thurs 23 May (10.00am & 1.00pm)
Lytton Way, Stevenage, Hertfordshire, SG1 1LZ
From the makers of Peppa Pig comes this BAFTA award-winning television animation live on stage! Holly is a young Fairy Princess, who is still learning how to fly and her magic doesn’t always go quite according to plan. Her best friend, Ben the Elf, doesn’t have wings and he doesn’t do magic, but he runs very fast and flies on the back of Gaston the Ladybird. They live in the Little Kingdom, a tiny land where flowers and grass rise high above them and every day is an adventure. Ben and Holly have fun and games helping Gaston the Ladybird clean up his messy cave, they go on a trip into The Big World with tooth-fairy Nanny Plum, even plan a surprise birthday party for King Thistle, and oops, let’s hope there’s not another jelly flood! Join Ben and Holly, and their friends on this exciting, enchanting and magical musical adventure packed full of games, songs and laughter. This beautiful story of elves, princesses and childhood innocence will delight all the family!
www.gordon-craig.co.uk
Cost: Top Price: Adults £17.00 – U’16’s £15.00 – Family (x 4) £54.00. Back 2 Rows: Adults £15.00 – U’16’s £13.00 – Family ticket not available

Hertfordshire Country Show
Sat 25 May & Sun 26 May 2019, 8.30am – 5.30pm
The Showground, Dunstable Road, Redbourn, St Albans, Herts AL3 7PT
Enjoy a great day out with the family and kids. Bringing Farming and Countryside to the Town. Two days of attractions, food and drink, shopping, cattle, sheep and horse showing, international show jumping and so much more!
www.hertsshow.com
Cost: Adult – £16 (£20 on the day); Child (5 – 15 years, under 5’s free) – £7.20 (£9); Family (admits 2 adults and 3 children) – £40 (£50) and Senior (over 60) – £14.40 (£18).

TOT Fest 2019
Sun 26 May 2019, 12.00pm-5.00pm
Hitchin Priory, Tilehouse Street, Hitchin, Essex SG5 2DL
TOT Fest 2019 is a family festival with babies and toddlers as its focus! Held in the grounds of the historic Hitchin Priory the team have lined up a jam-packed schedule of activities aimed specifically at pre-schoolers aged 4 months to 5 years. Activities include live shows, workshops and taster classes, baby rave, and dozens of hands-on events.
www.pinkbearevents.com
Cost: Adults and children aged 1-5 years £13.50 including booking fee, children 6months – 11 months £11.75 including booking fee, children under 6 months go free

Spring Special at Willows Activity Farm
Sat 25 May – Sun 2 June 2019, 10.00am – 5.00pm
Willows Activity Farm, Coursers Road, London Colney, St Albans, Hertfordshire, AL4 0PF
This year’s Spring Special will see the return of the family favourite sheep shearing demonstrations with Tuck the Shepherd, as he gets rid of all the extra woolly weight before the hotter months hit. But that’s not all, this year the event will see a whole host of other activities for families to enjoy – including the Sheep Show.This year we will be introducing the Peter Rabbit and Friends ‘Find and Seek’ in the Garden. Children will be invited to search in the garden for items belonging to Peter Rabbit and his friends which they will later exchange for a special prize, marking an unforgettable visit to the farm. And as if that’s not enough, there will be brand new seasonal Peter Rabbit and Friends shows running daily throughout the week.Our all inclusive price covers all adventure play, activities, shows, inflatables and rides, the Peter Rabbit Adventure Playground and indoor playbarn Woolly Jumpers.
www.willowsactivityfarm.com
Cost: Adult £22 (£18 online), Child Ticket 2-16 yrs £23 (£19), Senior Citizen £21 (£17), Disabled Visitor (includes free carer) £13 (£12), Under 2s Free

Agent Nitrate – Spytastic School Holidays at the Gunpowder Mills
Sat 25 May – Sun 2 June 2019, 10.00am – 5.00pm (last ticket 3pm)
Royal Gunpowder Mills, Beaulieu Drive, Waltham Abbey, Essex EN9 1JY
Agent Nitrate is looking for secret agents to join them in a week full of spytastic fun! Great crafts , science and experiments to take part in.
www.royalgunpowdermills.com
Cost: Check website for price details.

 


Events: Monday 27th May – Fri 31st May 2019

Spring Special at Willows Activity Farm
Sat 25 May – Sun 2 June 2019, 10.00am – 5.00pm
Willows Activity Farm, Coursers Road, London Colney, St Albans, Hertfordshire, AL4 0PF
This year’s Spring Special will see the return of the family favourite sheep shearing demonstrations with Tuck the Shepherd, as he gets rid of all the extra woolly weight before the hotter months hit. But that’s not all, this year the event will see a whole host of other activities for families to enjoy – including the Sheep Show.This year we will be introducing the Peter Rabbit and Friends ‘Find and Seek’ in the Garden. Children will be invited to search in the garden for items belonging to Peter Rabbit and his friends which they will later exchange for a special prize, marking an unforgettable visit to the farm. And as if that’s not enough, there will be brand new seasonal Peter Rabbit and Friends shows running daily throughout the week.Our all inclusive price covers all adventure play, activities, shows, inflatables and rides, the Peter Rabbit Adventure Playground and indoor playbarn Woolly Jumpers.
www.willowsactivityfarm.com
Cost: Adult £22 (£18 online), Child Ticket 2-16 yrs £23 (£19), Senior Citizen £21 (£17), Disabled Visitor (includes free carer) £13 (£12), Under 2s Free

Agent Nitrate – Spytastic School Holidays at the Gunpowder Mills
Sat 25 May – Sun 2 June 2019, 10.00am – 5.00pm (last ticket 3pm)
Royal Gunpowder Mills, Beaulieu Drive, Waltham Abbey, Essex EN9 1JY
Agent Nitrate is looking for secret agents to join them in a week full of spytastic fun! Great crafts , science and experiments to take part in.
www.royalgunpowdermills.com
Cost: Check website for price details.

Love Your Zoo at Shepreth Wildlife Park
Mon 27 May 2019, 10.00am-4.00pm
Station Road, Shepreth, nr Royston, Herts, SG8 6PZ
Fun games, presentations, entertainers and special guests are just some of the fun activities we will be hosting to celebrate the BIAZA Love Your Zoo Day this May.
www.sheprethwildlifepark.co.uk
Cost: Normal admission rates apply.

Dino Adventure at Knebworth House Gardens and Park
Mon 27 May 2019, 11.00am – 5.00pm (last entry 4.00pm)
Knebworth House, Knebworth, Hertfordshire, SG1 2AX
Aspiring palaeontologists and brave explorers can conquer our special dinosaur trail, travelling back in time to face the 72 life-sized dinosaurs and prehistoric creatures! Amongst the trees, you might spot a triceratops having a snack, a long-necked giant reaching up for a leaf or maybe even the ultimate predator, the T-Rex.Adventurers who find all the dino eggs and complete the trail quiz sheet can claim an exciting reward. Trail sheets will be available from the Gift Shop for £1 extra (sold separately to Park & Gardens admission / free for 2019 Season Ticket holders. Last sheet sold 3:00 pm). Kid’s Dino Afternoon Tea can also be pre-booked for the day.
www.knebworthhouse.com
Cost: £10.00 per person (under 3s go free), families can enjoy a day in the Park which is excellent for games & picnics, the 28 acres of Formal Gardens, the exciting Adventure Playground with Fort Knebworth, and the trail of 72 life-sized dinosaurs. House admission tickets cost a small supplement of £4.00 for adults and £3.50 for senior citizens / children.

Peppa Pig: Festival of Fun at Hertford Theatre
Tues 28 & Thurs 30 May 2019, 10.30am
Hertford Theatre, The Wash, Hertford, Herts, SG14 1PS
Get ready for Peppa’s biggest celebration yet when the muddiest ever festival comes to cinema screens in 2019 to celebrate 15 years of Peppa Pig!Little piggies can look forward to 10 brand new episodes including a 2-part festival special, as well as exclusive new interactive entertainment featuring little ones singing and playing along with their favourite onscreen characters! Join the party with Peppa and George in their brand new adventures as they dance in the mud at a children’s festival, celebrate Grandpa Pig’s birthday at a restaurant for the first time, and take a trip to the cinema to see Super Potato’s big movie feature!
www.hertfordtheatre.com
Cost: All £5

Tring Bioblitz at the Natural History Museum, Tring
Thurs 30 May 2019, 10.00am – 4.00pm
The Walter Rothschild building, Akeman Street, Tring, Hertfordshire, HP23 6AP
Join us for our annual survey of the Museum’s grounds. Help our experts record what animals and plants are on-site in our woodland, pond, meadow and even walls. Take part in a variety of drop in activities such as minibeasting, pond dipping and walks, or stop by the ID centre to have a go at our specimen challenge or see what we have found. The timetable for the day can be found upon entering the Museum. Sign-up for individual activities on the day is required. Suitable for all ages
www.nhm.ac.uk
Cost: Free, drop-in

Lee Valley Bug Club at Waltham Abbey Gardens
Thurs 30 May 2019, 1.00pm-2.30pm
Abbey View, Waltham Abbey, EN9 1XQ.
Explore the natural world with Forest School inspired outdoor activities for pre-schoolers and their carers. Led by an experienced outdoor educator, it is guaranteed that the little ones will have a fun and exciting time exploring the gardens for bugs and finding out about what they catch!
visitleevalley.org.uk/whatson
Cost: £4.00 per child

Alive in Wonderland at Hertford Theatre
Fri 31 May 2019, 2.00pm
Hertford Theatre, The Wash, Hertford, Herts, SG14 1PS
oin Alice down the rabbit hole in her magical adventures through Wonderland in this brand-new staging of Lewis Carroll’s family favourite ‘Alice In Wonderland.’Come and join the tea party and meet the Mad Hatter, The White Rabbit, Cheshire Cat and the Queen of Hearts plus many more exciting colourful characters!This exciting and playful take on the tale features a professional cast of energetic performers, catchy new songs and lots of humour that will entertain and delight the whole family!Don’t be late for this very important date!
www.hertfordtheatre.com
Cost: £15 or £56 for a family ticket