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Festival Scarecrow Competition @ Baldock Town and surrounds
Festival Scarecrow Competition @ Baldock Town and surrounds
May 2 all-day
New for this year, the Festival Scarecrow Competition should ensure some fun sights around the town and surrounding area with great prizes for both the best adult and best child entry. Your Scarecrow needs toRead More
Multi-day event: Experience foods of the World @ The Engine, Station Road, SG7 5BS
Multi-day event: Experience foods of the World @ The Engine, Station Road, SG7 5BS
May 2 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 andRead More
Festival Scarecrow Competition @ Baldock Town and surrounds
Festival Scarecrow Competition @ Baldock Town and surrounds
May 3 all-day
New for this year, the Festival Scarecrow Competition should ensure some fun sights around the town and surrounding area with great prizes for both the best adult and best child entry. Your Scarecrow needs toRead More
Multi-day event: Experience foods of the World @ The Engine, Station Road, SG7 5BS
Multi-day event: Experience foods of the World @ The Engine, Station Road, SG7 5BS
May 3 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 andRead More
Ghost Walk @ Meet outside The Cock, High St, SG7 6BG
Ghost Walk @ Meet outside The Cock, High St, SG7 6BG
May 3 all-day
This guided walk will take you around the ghostly sites of Baldock, starting from The Cock and ending at The Orange Tree. There will be three timed walks at the following times, advance tickets only:Read More
Festival Scarecrow Competition @ Baldock Town and surrounds
Festival Scarecrow Competition @ Baldock Town and surrounds
May 4 all-day
New for this year, the Festival Scarecrow Competition should ensure some fun sights around the town and surrounding area with great prizes for both the best adult and best child entry. Your Scarecrow needs toRead More
Multi-day event: Experience foods of the World @ The Engine, Station Road, SG7 5BS
Multi-day event: Experience foods of the World @ The Engine, Station Road, SG7 5BS
May 4 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 andRead More
Festival Scarecrow Competition @ Baldock Town and surrounds
Festival Scarecrow Competition @ Baldock Town and surrounds
May 5 all-day
New for this year, the Festival Scarecrow Competition should ensure some fun sights around the town and surrounding area with great prizes for both the best adult and best child entry. Your Scarecrow needs toRead More
Multi-day event: Experience foods of the World @ The Engine, Station Road, SG7 5BS
Multi-day event: Experience foods of the World @ The Engine, Station Road, SG7 5BS
May 5 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 andRead More
Festival Scarecrow Competition @ Baldock Town and surrounds
Festival Scarecrow Competition @ Baldock Town and surrounds
May 6 all-day
New for this year, the Festival Scarecrow Competition should ensure some fun sights around the town and surrounding area with great prizes for both the best adult and best child entry. Your Scarecrow needs toRead More
Multi-day event: Experience foods of the World @ The Engine, Station Road, SG7 5BS
Multi-day event: Experience foods of the World @ The Engine, Station Road, SG7 5BS
May 6 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 andRead More
Festival Scarecrow Competition @ Baldock Town and surrounds
Festival Scarecrow Competition @ Baldock Town and surrounds
May 7 all-day
New for this year, the Festival Scarecrow Competition should ensure some fun sights around the town and surrounding area with great prizes for both the best adult and best child entry. Your Scarecrow needs toRead More
Multi-day event: Experience foods of the World @ The Engine, Station Road, SG7 5BS
Multi-day event: Experience foods of the World @ The Engine, Station Road, SG7 5BS
May 7 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 andRead More
Cocktail Masterclass @ Chez Burton @ Chez Burton, High Street, SG7 6BJ
Cocktail Masterclass @ Chez Burton @ Chez Burton, High Street, SG7 6BJ
May 7 all-day
Chez Burton brings an opportunity to learn how to make 3 of their fantastic cocktails with the top mixologist Richard! During your session you will be provided with everything you need to recreate some ofRead More
Festival Scarecrow Competition @ Baldock Town and surrounds
Festival Scarecrow Competition @ Baldock Town and surrounds
May 8 all-day
New for this year, the Festival Scarecrow Competition should ensure some fun sights around the town and surrounding area with great prizes for both the best adult and best child entry. Your Scarecrow needs toRead More
Multi-day event: Experience foods of the World @ The Engine, Station Road, SG7 5BS
Multi-day event: Experience foods of the World @ The Engine, Station Road, SG7 5BS
May 8 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 andRead More
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10:00 am Netball is FUN! @ Netball Courts, Avenue Park, West Avenue, SG7 5AY
Netball is FUN! @ Netball Courts, Avenue Park, West Avenue, SG7 5AY
May 2 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Come along and try out the fastest growing sport in the country. Netball!!!  All ages and abilities welcome, so come and see what it’s all about. All you need are your trainers and a senseRead More
10:15 am Clothall Common – 2000 years of history – sold out (see May 1st and 8th) @ Meet on Wallington Road by the Clothall Common sign, SG7 6RS
Clothall Common – 2000 years of history – sold out (see May 1st and 8th) @ Meet on Wallington Road by the Clothall Common sign, SG7 6RS
May 2 @ 10:15 am
(See also Sunday 1st May May and Sunday 8th May) Meet on Wallington Road by the Clothall Common sign, 10.15am for 10.30am start Local historian Jane Havercroft will take you on a stroll around ClothallRead More
12:00 pm Baldock Irish Festival @ The Cock Baldock, High St, SG7 6BG, UK
Baldock Irish Festival @ The Cock Baldock, High St, SG7 6BG, UK
May 2 @ 12:00 pm – 7:00 pm
County Baldock’s 13th Irish Festival  – The Fleadh is back for 2022. The aim is to recreate a small Irish town fleadh (festival) with a great day of Irish Music and dancing across three venues.Read More
12:30 pm Cricket Match @ Avenue Park, West Avenue, SG7 5AY
Cricket Match @ Avenue Park, West Avenue, SG7 5AY
May 2 @ 12:30 pm – 3:30 pm
A nail-biting match will be played between Baldock Cricket Club and the Orange Tree All Stars (plus special guests), with coaching available at the nets if you want to give batting or bowling a try.Read More
1:00 pm Bowls Club Open Day @ Avenue Park, West Avenue, SG7 5AY
Bowls Club Open Day @ Avenue Park, West Avenue, SG7 5AY
May 2 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Come along and try your hand at bowls. There will be people from the club on hand to give you coaching. You are asked to wear flat shoes to protect the greens. Tea and biscuitsRead More
6:00 pm 2-4-1 Burgers at the White Lion @ The White Lion, High Street, Baldock
2-4-1 Burgers at the White Lion @ The White Lion, High Street, Baldock
May 3 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Bursting with character, the White Lion sits proudly in the middle of the High Street in Baldock and has been here since at least 1839 when the first publican, John Little was recorded. We haveRead More
7:30 pm Tuesday Night Bingo @ The Hen & Chickens, South Rd, SG7 6BZ
Tuesday Night Bingo @ The Hen & Chickens, South Rd, SG7 6BZ
May 3 @ 7:30 pm
Tuesday Night Bingo @ The Hen & Chickens, South Rd, SG7 6BZ | England | United Kingdom
Bingo is back at The Hen and Chickens every Tuesday evening. Come early to ensure getting a table. Cash prizes up to £100!! £10 for the first full round of 4 tickets + £2.50 eachRead More
8:00 pm Orange Tree Quiz @ The Orange Tree, Norton Road, SG7 5AW
Orange Tree Quiz @ The Orange Tree, Norton Road, SG7 5AW
May 3 @ 8:00 pm – 10:30 pm
The usual Tuesday pub quiz at The Orange Tree with a festival theme. All profits from the Quiz to support the Baldock Festival. Contact The Orange Tree on 01462 892341 to book a table.
11:00 am Baldock Museum – Baldock in 1881 @ Baldock Arts & Heritage Centre, Old Town Hall, High St, SG7 6AR
Baldock Museum – Baldock in 1881 @ Baldock Arts & Heritage Centre, Old Town Hall, High St, SG7 6AR
May 4 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
(Also open Saturday 7 May and Wednesday 11 May, 11am -3pm) Baldock in 1881, a display based on newspaper articles, the trade directory and the census showing the life of the late-Victorian town in allRead More
11:00 am New Horizons Textile Group @ Baldock Arts & Heritage Centre, Old Town Hall, High St, SG7 6AR
New Horizons Textile Group @ Baldock Arts & Heritage Centre, Old Town Hall, High St, SG7 6AR
May 4 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Now open until Saturday 14 May from 11 am – 3 pm Wednesdays and Saturdays Members of this group are exhibiting contemporary textile work on the theme of ‘Home’ in the first floor Gallery ofRead More
6:45 pm Traditional Fish and Chips Supper @ The Maltings Fish and Chips, High Street, SG7 6BJ
Traditional Fish and Chips Supper @ The Maltings Fish and Chips, High Street, SG7 6BJ
May 4 @ 6:45 pm – 9:00 pm
Traditional Fish and Chips Supper @ The Maltings Fish and Chips, High Street, SG7 6BJ
Come and join us at a new event and sit down for a two-course meal in the newly refurbished Maltings restaurant on the High Street. You can eat your traditional cod and chips (veggie alternativeRead More
7:00 pm Enigma: A Brief History of Bletchley Park’s Operations during World War II @ The Knights Templar School, Park Street, SG7 6DZ
Enigma: A Brief History of Bletchley Park’s Operations during World War II @ The Knights Templar School, Park Street, SG7 6DZ
May 4 @ 7:00 pm
The Baldock Festival committee is delighted and proud to host, once again, the curators from Bletchley Park Trust who will deliver an honest and entertaining talk covering the history of Bletchley Park’s Operations during WorldRead More
7:00 pm Quiz night at the White Lion @ The White Lion, High Street, Baldock, SG7 6BJ
Quiz night at the White Lion @ The White Lion, High Street, Baldock, SG7 6BJ
May 4 @ 7:00 pm
On the first Wednesday of each month we have quiz night, come with a team and pit your wits against the brains of Baldock –  with a bar tab to the winners!
7:00 pm The Old White Horse Quiz Night @ Old White Horse, Station Road, SG7 5BS
The Old White Horse Quiz Night @ Old White Horse, Station Road, SG7 5BS
May 4 @ 7:00 pm
Come and join us for our quiz night every Wednesday at 7.00pm. 1st prize £50 voucher
7:30 pm Festival Whisky Tasting @ The Orange Tree, Norton Road, SG7 5AW
Festival Whisky Tasting @ The Orange Tree, Norton Road, SG7 5AW
May 4 @ 7:30 pm – 11:00 pm
We are honoured to welcome Dr Nick Morgan for an evening tasting fine and rare whiskies. Nick will also talk about his new book, ‘Everything You Need to Know About Whisky: (But are too afraidRead More
7:30 pm Open Evening in the Tower – ALL Tickets Gone @ St. Mary's Church, Hitchin Street, SG7 5AE
Open Evening in the Tower – ALL Tickets Gone @ St. Mary's Church, Hitchin Street, SG7 5AE
May 4 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Meeting by Peter’s Door at the foot of the tower to the left of the main door. If you have ever fancied having a go at bell-ringing or wondered how it was done, this eveningRead More
6:00 pm Cheese and Wine Night @ The White Lion, High Street, SG7 6BJ
Cheese and Wine Night @ The White Lion, High Street, SG7 6BJ
May 5 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Buy any bottle of wine and get a free cheeseboard
6:30 pm A Life in Cooking at The Arbury @ The Arbury, Whitehorse Street , SG7 6QN
A Life in Cooking at The Arbury @ The Arbury, Whitehorse Street , SG7 6QN
May 5 @ 6:30 pm – 10:00 pm
A Life in Cooking at The Arbury @ The Arbury, Whitehorse Street , SG7 6QN
An interactive supper club and cookery demonstration featuring a selection of dishes from Martin Nisbet chef/owner of The Arbury career. Hosted by Martin himself the evening will be full of tips and tricks to helpRead More
9:00 am Baldock Country Market @ The Victoria, Sun Street, SG7 6QA
Baldock Country Market @ The Victoria, Sun Street, SG7 6QA
May 6 @ 9:00 am – 11:30 am
Baldock Country Market where we make it ourselves, grow it ourselves or bake it ourselves will be back at the Victoria Public House in Sun Street on Fridays. We look forward to seeing you allRead More
3:15 pm Platinum Jubilee Fun Trail @ Hartsfield School, Clothall Road, SG7 6PB
Platinum Jubilee Fun Trail @ Hartsfield School, Clothall Road, SG7 6PB
May 6 @ 3:15 pm – 4:30 pm
The Hartsfield Platinum Jubilee Fun Trial – A fun outdoor event exploring the seventy years of the queen’s reign. An event for all ages with prizes for the children. Refreshments will be on sale.
3:30 pm Drumming for Beginners @ Baldock Community Centre, Simpson Drive, SG7 6DH
Drumming for Beginners @ Baldock Community Centre, Simpson Drive, SG7 6DH
May 6 @ 3:30 pm – 6:00 pm
An introduction to drumming for primary age children, where participants will be taught how to perform a tune from a choice of two. They will be taught by Ed Stacey as a part of hisRead More
6:30 pm Bingo! @ St Marys Junior School, St Mary’s Way, SG7 6HY
Bingo! @ St Marys Junior School, St Mary’s Way, SG7 6HY
May 6 @ 6:30 pm – 11:00 pm
Doors open at 6.30pm, first call at 7.30pm. We will be running a raffle and a licensed bar with lots of tasty treats and snacks to keep you going all evening.  Eyes down everyone…
7:00 pm Beetle Drive @ United Reformed Church, Whitehorse Street, SG7 6QQ
Beetle Drive @ United Reformed Church, Whitehorse Street, SG7 6QQ
May 6 @ 7:00 pm
Come along and support the URC and have a fun evening at the same time. Refreshments will be available.
7:00 pm Festival Fun Quiz @ Baldock Community Centre, Simpson Drive, SG7 6DH
Festival Fun Quiz @ Baldock Community Centre, Simpson Drive, SG7 6DH
May 6 @ 7:00 pm
7.00pm for 7.30pm start Baldock Community Centre welcomes the ever-popular Festival Fun Quiz with a brand new Quizmistress, for the usual light-hearted quiz for all abilities. Entry by form only – no entries accepted onRead More
7:30 pm Flanders And Swann @ St. Marys Church, Hitchin Street, SG7 5AE
Flanders And Swann @ St. Marys Church, Hitchin Street, SG7 5AE
May 6 @ 7:30 pm
Come and enjoy all your old favourites including ‘The Gnu’, ‘Transport of Delight’, ‘The Slow Train’ and of course ‘The Hippopotamus’. Join us for an evening of unashamed nostalgia and fun with plenty of chancesRead More
10:00 am Book Fair in Aid of Garden House Hospice @ Baldock Community Centre, Simpson Drive, SG7 6DH
Book Fair in Aid of Garden House Hospice @ Baldock Community Centre, Simpson Drive, SG7 6DH
May 7 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Every year, thousands of pre-loved books are donated to this wonderful event. Our annual Book Fair regularly raises about £800 for Garden House Hospice, so come and pick up some bargains and if you like,Read More
10:00 am Great Baldock Bake Off @ Baldock Community Centre, Simpson Drive, SG7 6DH
Great Baldock Bake Off @ Baldock Community Centre, Simpson Drive, SG7 6DH
May 7 @ 10:00 am
The Great Baldock Bake Off!  Do you make tea-time temptations? You are invited to take part in the Festival’s cake-making competition! Sponsored by Days of Ashwell and judged by their own Paul Hollywood, Bakery ManagerRead More
11:00 am Baldock Museum – Baldock in 1881 @ Baldock Arts & Heritage Centre, Old Town Hall, High St, SG7 6AR
Baldock Museum – Baldock in 1881 @ Baldock Arts & Heritage Centre, Old Town Hall, High St, SG7 6AR
May 7 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
(Also open Saturday 7 May and Wednesday 11 May, 11am -3pm) Baldock in 1881, a display based on newspaper articles, the trade directory and the census showing the life of the late-Victorian town in allRead More
11:00 am New Horizons Textile Group @ Baldock Arts & Heritage Centre, Old Town Hall, High St, SG7 6AR
New Horizons Textile Group @ Baldock Arts & Heritage Centre, Old Town Hall, High St, SG7 6AR
May 7 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Now open until Saturday 14 May from 11 am – 3 pm Wednesdays and Saturdays Members of this group are exhibiting contemporary textile work on the theme of ‘Home’ in the first floor Gallery ofRead More
11:00 am Rubbish or Treasure? @ Baldock Arts & Heritage Centre, Old Town Hall, High Street, SG7 6AR
Rubbish or Treasure? @ Baldock Arts & Heritage Centre, Old Town Hall, High Street, SG7 6AR
May 7 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Local Archaeologist Keith Fitzpatrick-Matthews will be on hand to identify any interesting objects, from any period, you might have found in your attic, garden or the countryside, and to answer questions about our ancient town.Read More
12:00 pm Ecofest 2022 @ Baldock High Street, SG7 6AX.
Ecofest 2022 @ Baldock High Street, SG7 6AX.
May 7 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Join Baldock Beats Waste for this free event, on the High Street, which encourages us all to think about climate change, going green, and how we can all live more sustainably by providing an opportunityRead More
2:30 pm ‘Hints and Tips for Improving Your Mobile Phone Photographs’ @ Baldock Arts & Heritage Centre, Old Town Hall, High Street, SG7 6AR
‘Hints and Tips for Improving Your Mobile Phone Photographs’ @ Baldock Arts & Heritage Centre, Old Town Hall, High Street, SG7 6AR
May 7 @ 2:30 pm
Peter Freeman will demonstrate easy ways that you can improve the photographs you take from your mobile phone. Tea/coffee/biscuits included in ticket price.
7:30 pm ‘Fake’: A Murder Mystery presented by The Town Twinning Association @ St. Mary's Church Hall, St Mary’s Churchyard, Hitchin Street, SG7 5AE
‘Fake’: A Murder Mystery presented by The Town Twinning Association @ St. Mary's Church Hall, St Mary’s Churchyard, Hitchin Street, SG7 5AE
May 7 @ 7:30 pm
This year’s play, organised by The Town Twinning Association and again written by one of their members, is set on Eurostar in 2022 as it pulls into the Gare du Nord in Paris. The charactersRead More
8:00 pm Festival Gin Tasting @ Baldock Arts & Heritage Centre, Old Town Hall, High Street, SG7 6AR
Festival Gin Tasting @ Baldock Arts & Heritage Centre, Old Town Hall, High Street, SG7 6AR
May 7 @ 8:00 pm – 10:30 pm
Perfect for any gin-lover, you will be introduced to six unusual, fine gins for tasting this year! Your hosts, Tara and Alistair, will guide you through the subtle aromas of the botanicals and the nuancesRead More
10:00 am Conservation Task at Ivel Springs with Friends of Baldock Green Spaces @ Ivel Springs, meet at North Road Allotment car park
Conservation Task at Ivel Springs with Friends of Baldock Green Spaces @ Ivel Springs, meet at North Road Allotment car park
May 8 @ 10:00 am – 3:30 pm
Join Friends of Baldock Green Spaces at Ivel Springs to help your local green space be a great place for wildlife and walks. You will be assisting with path clearance, litter picking and tree management!Read More
2:15 pm Clothall Common – 2000 years of history @ Meet on Wallington Road by the Clothall Common sign, SG7 6RS
Clothall Common – 2000 years of history @ Meet on Wallington Road by the Clothall Common sign, SG7 6RS
May 8 @ 2:15 pm
(See also Sunday 1st May May and Monday 2nd May) Meet on Wallington Road by the Clothall Common sign, 2.15pm for 2.30pm start Local historian Jane Havercroft will take you on a stroll around ClothallRead More
3:30 pm Gregynog Ensemble @ Baldock Methodist Church, Whitehorse Street, SG7 6QB
Gregynog Ensemble @ Baldock Methodist Church, Whitehorse Street, SG7 6QB
May 8 @ 3:30 pm
The Gregynog Ensemble returns to play the wonderful Clarinet Quintet by Brahms, along with a new work by Frederick Naftel called Soliloquy, Nocture and Scherzo. The Quintet comprises Rob Hughes and Lesley Pearce on violins,Read More
4:00 pm Hen and Chickens Live Music: Eminence Front @ The Hen and Chickens, South Rd, SG7 6BZ
Hen and Chickens Live Music: Eminence Front @ The Hen and Chickens, South Rd, SG7 6BZ
May 8 @ 4:00 pm
Hen and Chickens Live Music: Eminence Front @ The Hen and Chickens, South Rd, SG7 6BZ | England | United Kingdom
As part of its regular Sunday Live Music sessions, The Hen and Chickens will be hosting Eminence Front. They got together towards the end of summer 2021, when the 5 Experienced members came together toRead More
4:30 pm Kids Pizza Masterclass @ Old White Horse, Station Road, Baldock SG7 5BS
Kids Pizza Masterclass @ Old White Horse, Station Road, Baldock SG7 5BS
May 8 @ 4:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Bring the kids down for a fun and educational lesson in the art of pizza making!! Learn from our professionally trained pizza chefs and enjoy eating something that you created!. Arrive from 4.30pm, kids willRead More
5:45 pm Hymns and Desserts, hosted by Pam Rhodes of BBC Television’s ‘Songs of Praise’ @ St. Mary's Church, Hitchin Street, SG7 5AE
Hymns and Desserts, hosted by Pam Rhodes of BBC Television’s ‘Songs of Praise’ @ St. Mary's Church, Hitchin Street, SG7 5AE
May 8 @ 5:45 pm – 7:00 pm
Hymns and Desserts, hosted by Pam Rhodes of BBC Television’s ‘Songs of Praise’ @ St. Mary's Church, Hitchin Street, SG7 5AE | Baldock | United Kingdom
Pam Rhodes will lead us in a selection of her favourite hymns from 6pm at St Mary’s Church. The choir and audience, if they wish to sing along, will be accompanied by the organ beforeRead More