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If you’re looking for things to do in St Albans or the latest events and activities in Harpenden you’re in the right place! We feature the best of what’s on in St Albans, Harpenden and the surrounding towns and villages. From school fetes to car boot sales, from business networking to local bands, you’ll find the very latest events and activities in St Albans and Harpenden right here.
General Events
ROUGH SLEEPER
A new play about the homeless crisis. A homeless man is rough sleeping in a doorway of a closed down department store. He tells the story of his rise from rags to riches and his fall from grace into homelessness.... View event
Harpenden Library Code Club
Harpenden Library Mondays between 6th January and 10th February 4.30pm to 5.30pm View event
Broken Covenant: The Holocaust in Jewish Theology and Theodicy
  • Thursday 30th January 7:30pm until 9:30pm
A talk exploring the effect of the Holocaust on Jewish Theology. View event
Hildegard: Radical Woman of Faith
  • Saturday 1st February 5:30pm until 6:30pm
A candlelit evening of song, live music and poetry celebrating the medieval woman Hildegard. View event
The Surprising Global Legacy of Anne Frank
  • Tuesday 4th February 7:30pm until 9:00pm
A special talk sharing a fascinating tour of recent world history through the prism of Anne Frank. View event
Harry Potter Book Night
  • Thursday 6th February 7:00pm until 8:30pm
St Albans Library Thursday 6th February 7pm to 8.30pm View event
Simon de Montfort and England’s First Revolution
  • Saturday 8th February 2:30pm until 4:00pm
A talk exploring the medieval history and context of Simon de Montfort. View event
AN EVENING WITH MICHAEL PORTILLO
  • Saturday 8th February 6:00pm until 8:30pm
Come and hear the remarkable life story of the former Cabinet Minister who reinvented himself as a broadcaster of renown with his famous railways of the world series for BBC Television. View event
Unstoppable Women's Networking
Free & unintimidating networking for women in small businesses View event
St Albans Scout and Guide Gang Show
  • Wednesday 12th February, 7:15pm - Until Saturday 15th February, 10:00pm
Theatre show by young members of the Scout and Guide movements View event
Born Survivors: Three Young Mothers and Their Extraordinary Story of Courage, Defiance & Hope
  • Wednesday 12th February 7:30pm until 9:00pm
A talk telling an extraordinary story from a Holocaust survivor and best-selling author. View event
St Albans Scout and Guide Gang Show 2020
  • Wednesday 12th February, 7:30pm - Until Saturday 15th February, 10:00pm + More Dates
In February 2020 just over 100 young people from St Albans will take to the stage in an all-singing all-dancing production at the Alban Arena. View event
Family Discovery Morning - Treasure Trail!
  • Thursday 20th February 10:00am until 12:30pm
Follow an exciting trail of Discovery around the Cathedral during this free, fun Family Discovery Morning! View event
Meet Astrid Lindgren’s Pippi Longstocking – storytelling performance by Danyah Miller
  • Thursday 20th February 11:00am until 12:00pm
St Albans Library Thursday 20th February 11am to 12noon View event
Help With Depression
Depression Help - monthly drop-in event every third Friday in the month. Meet with fellow sufferers and recoverers and share experiences and tips for getting by and overcoming anxiety and depression.... View event
Ed Byrne: If I'm Honest
  • Wednesday 26th February 8:00pm until 10:30pm
Ed Byrne presents his brand-new masterclass in observational comedy hot on the heels of his 17/18 Touring hit, Spoiler Alert! View event
Palestine: Identity, Conflict and Religion
  • Thursday 27th February 7:30pm until 9:00pm
A talk exploring identity and how different identities interact within a context of conflict and shapes lives. View event
Newman, Authority and Power
  • Thursday 5th March 7:30pm until 9:00pm
A talk marking the recent canonisation of St John Henry Newman, and exploring the nature of power, faith and authority. View event
T.S. Eliot: Hope in the Wake of Devastation
  • Wednesday 11th March 7:30pm until 9:00pm
A talk exploring the poetry of T.S. Eliot and the impact of the First World War. View event
Engaging the Mystery of Christ for Holy Week
  • Thursday 19th March 7:30pm until 9:00pm
A talk exploring the mysteries of Faith in preparation for Holy Week. View event
Tower Tours
Climb the 211 steps up to the top of the oldest Cathedral tower in Britain and experience fantastic views of St Albans. View event
Tubular Bells and the Music Of Mike Oldfield
  • Saturday 11th April 7:30pm until 8:00pm
A spectacular performance of Mike Oldfield's Tubular Bells in full as well as many of his hit songs. View event
Family Discovery Morning - Spring!
  • Thursday 16th April 10:00am until 12:30pm
See animals and nature come to life on this free Family Discovery Morning! View event
Summerton Whisky Festival
  • Saturday 30th May 12:00pm until 9:00pm
Hertfordshire's main whisky event returns to St Albans on 30th May, join us to taste a world of amazing whisky. View event