What’s On in Hertfordshire in May

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Hertfordshire’s May Events: Music, Festivals, and Exhibitions Galore


Lights, Camera, Action at the University of Hertfordshire

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12 May
Join the de Havilland Philharmonic Orchestra for Sonic Herts, a celebration of epic big-screen music. Revel in iconic scores from movies like The Great Escape and James Bond.
University of Hertfordshire Events


Slam Dunk Festival at Hatfield Park

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25 May
Get ready for the UK’s biggest indie rock fest – Slam Dunk, featuring headliners You Me At Six, I Prevail, Waterparks, and many more. Don’t miss this year’s thrilling lineup!
Slam Dunk Festival


Hertfordshire County Show

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25-26 May | The Showground, Redbourn
Hertfordshire County’s beloved show is back! Enjoy showjumping, competitions, stunts, and shopping with over 450 stalls offering everything from local delicacies to unique crafts.
Hertfordshire County Show


Women Doing Everything at Verulamium Museum

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Until 4 July
Learn about the female archaeologists of the 1930s and their contributions to uncovering Roman Verulamium. Explore Tessa Wheeler’s pioneering methods and legacy.
St Albans Museums


Hertfordshire Garden Show at Knebworth House

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4-6 May
Celebrate 30 years of the Hertfordshire Garden Show at Knebworth without extra charge. Find spring and summer inspiration from a plethora of exhibitors.
Knebworth House


At Home Farm’s Summer Programme

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Until September | At Home Farm, Radlett
Immerse yourself in At Home Farm’s summer events, from live music and wild banquets to well-being activities set in fairy-lit woodlands. Discover your perfect escape.
At Home Farm


Sweet Sounds of Music24


Music24 celebrates a decade of empowering Hertfordshire and Bedfordshire communities through music therapy and inclusive sessions. Join their journey and support their future.
Music24 Charity

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