After not being able to go ahead with the Baldock Festival for the last 2 years, the committee is pleased to let you all know that 2022 will see the 37th Baldock Festival return with an extended programme of events spanning over THREE weeks!!

If you have an event you would like to speak to us about, please speak to one of the committee members or e-mail info@baldockfestival.org.

In the meantime, take care and thanks for all of your support!

From the Baldock Festival Committee.

Tickets and entry forms are available from Baldock Community Centre, Simpson Drive, SG7 6DH. Tel: 01462 894109

The Community Centre’s opening hours are:

  • Saturdays:                     9.00am  – 12.00pm
  • Sundays:                       Closed
  • Wednesdays:                 9.00am to 9.00pm
  • Mon, Tues, Thurs, Fri:    9.00am – 12.30pm & 3.30pm – 9.00pm

 

Apr
29
Fri
Multi-day event: Experience foods of the World @ The Engine, Station Road, SG7 5BS
Apr 29 – May 22 all-day

Throughout Baldock Festival, the Engine will be hosting a wide range of nights where you can experience different foods from around the World.

  • 29th April – 1st May – Italian (Penne pasta with chicken and mushroom in a cream sauce)
  • 3rd – 5th May –  Spanish (Paella)
  • 6th – 8th May – German (Bratwurst)
  • 10th – 12th May – Thai (Thai curry)
  • 13th – 15th May – Mexican (Loaded Nachos)
  • 17th – 19th May – Belgian (Moules-Frites)
  • 20th – 22nd May – Portuguese Peri-Peri Wings)

Food is serviced from 12 noon to 8pm Mon-Sat and 12 noon to 6pm Sun

May
22
Sun
Hen and Chickens Live Music: Beans and Biscuits @ The Hen & Chickens, South Rd, SG7 6BZ
May 22 @ 4:00 pm

As part of its regular Sunday Live Music sessions, The Hen and Chickens will be hosting Beans and Biscuits, a fun Western Swing outfit from rural Hertfordshire. These guys play both kinds of music in their own inimitable fun style. Fronted by Martin (Fatman) Spencer (Teenbeats; The Runs; The Brains Brothers; Sheriffs of Hong Kong; The Big Ears Band) you will be entertained and amused by their personal take on the great British and American songbooks.

Platinum Jubilee Afternoon Tea @ St. Marys Church Hall, St Mary’s Churchyard, Hitchin Street, SG7 5AE
May 22 @ 4:00 pm

Come and experience a 1950’s tea whilst singing along to some traditional patriotic songs, as we celebrate 70 years of the reign of our monarch, Her Majesty the Queen.
A pay bar serving beer and Prosecco will be available. Bring your Union Jacks and come dressed appropriately for the period if you would like to.

May
27
Fri
Hen and Chickens Live Music: Open Mic Night @ The Hen & Chickens, South Rd, SG7 6BZ
May 27 @ 7:30 pm

Come and join us at The Hen and Chickens for the last Friday of the month Open Mic Night on Friday 27th May.
For more details keep an eye on our Facebook Page – facebook.com/TalithaTallett

Jun
5
Sun
After the Festival: Jubilee Baldock Big Lunch – Sunday 5th June @ Baldock High St, SG7 6BG
Jun 5 @ 12:00 pm

This year’s Baldock Big Lunch will be really special!  To celebrate the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee, we are holding a Big Lunch with a Royal Theme.  All your favourites will be there – fair rides for the children, live music and face painting, as well as a fantastic selection of different menus to choose from, all lovingly prepared by local suppliers.

The Baldock Events Forum is committed to making this year’s Jubilee Big Lunch the best ever and we look forward to welcoming the wonderful people of Baldock to dine ‘al fresco’ and enjoy an afternoon of community togetherness in the sunshine. Let’s make this year’s Big Lunch really special!