What's On: May 2021

Saturday 10 April For twenty-eight days

Event:Hertford Arts Trail
Details: The annual Hertford Arts Trail 2021 will run from Saturday 10th April to Saturday 8th May.

Local artists and businesses are being urged to sign up now to take part in the Hertford Art Trail
Last year, 44 talented artists showcased their work during the Hertford Art Trail. Each artist was allocated a prime town centre location to exhibit and sell artwork for a month-long period. The pop-up art exhibition venues will be located around the town centre, where venues consist of a multitude of retailers including bars and cafes, beauty salons, clothes retailers & gift shops.

To take part in the trail, families should visit Hertford Town and Tourist Information Centre, in The Wash opposite Hertford Theatre, to pick up a trail map or download one from GoHertford/events.

For more information visit www.hertford.gov.uk/events.
Venue:Hertford Town Centre
Contact:Hertford Town Council

Tuesday 18 May 1 day only

Event:The Friends of Hertford Museum Present: A Tour of the Clockmakers Museum
Details: Join Anna Rolls, Curator of the Worshipful Company of Clockmakers Museum and Archive for a Virtual Tour.
£3 per screen plus Eventbrite booking fee. Free to Friends of Hertford Museum.
All funds raised go directly to supporting Hertford Museum.
Venue:Online Event
Contact:Hertford Museum
Tel:01992 582686

Tuesday 18 May 4 months

Event:Here Come the Brides!
Details: 18th May - 5th September 2021
Be inspired by some of the beautiful wedding gowns in our collections as we explore the cult of the bride and discover why we all love a wedding
Venue:Hertford Museum
Contact:Hertford Museum
Tel:01992 582686

Tuesday 18 May 2 months

Event:Bill Clarke’s Hertford
Details: From 18th May 2021
Watercolours by local artist and musician Bill Clarke, taking a quirky look at some of Hertfords most iconic buildings.
Prints and original watercolours will be available to purchase.
Venue:Hertford Museum
Contact:Hertford Museum

Saturday 29 May For eight days

Event:Hertford Castle Enchanted Fairy Trail
Details: The resident Hertford Castle fairies and pixies would like to welcome you back to their magical homes this spring.

Resurfacing for just one week, they have conjured up some new mystical displays for all visitors to enjoy until Sunday 6th June.

You are invited to follow the enchanted fairy trail through the picturesque castle grounds, uncovering the treasures of the fairy and pixie community hidden around the ancient trees, flower gardens, and castle walls.

The castle grounds are open from 6.30am to 9pm. This is a free self-guided trail event.
For more information visit www.hertford.gov.uk/events
Venue:Hertford Castle, The Castle, Hertford, Hertfordshire, SG141HR
Contact:Hertford Town Council
Tel:01992 552 885

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