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Stilettos on but nowhere to go? Ah, I can help with that! Muddy Stilettos is your go-to regional guide for the cool, quirky, new and unmissable happening in your ‘hood. Check out our Weekend, Weekly and Monthly What’s On guides to find out the insider info on everything from pop-ups, pubs and theatre to kids events, live music, new openings and shopping in Hertfordshire. Out you go and don’t do anything I wouldn’t do…

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    15 of the best fireworks displays

    Make sure you remember, remember the 5th of November this fireworks night. Here's our round-up of where to get the best bangs for your bucks in Herts and Beds!

  • Eight awesome Autumn walks!

    Love the outdoors? Us too, so we’re thrilled to be launching our first ever Muddy Walk Week! Grab your friends or family and try our pick of the prettiest walks in Herts & Beds and beyond - all with dog-friendly pubs nearby.

  • Autumn walks special!

    Grab your family, besties and dogs, and choose one of these gorgeous walks (with pubs nearby obvs) across 22 Muddy counties. And, hey, win £1500 worth of Joules goodies while you're at it!

  • This weekend

    Fri 25 - Sun 27 Oct:

  • This week

    Mon 21 - Sun 27 Oct: Spooky afternoon tea at Waddesdon Manor, the World Procession Festival and Halloween at Paradise Wildlife Festival.

  • Your ultimate Autumn Walks guide

    Grab your kids, your besties, your dog and anyone else who is free to join you on our first Autumn Walks initiative with Joules - and win coats and wellies for the whole family!

  • This week

    Mon 14 - Sun 20 Oct: The Hungry Caterpillar pops up in Letchworth, folk music in Bedford, a wine fair in St Albans and a Hertfordshire Wedding Fair, in, you guessed it, Herts.

  • This weekend

    Fri 18 - Sun 20 Oct: Rewind! Party anthems at The Big 90s Festival, a wine festival (oh, hello!) and, for the kids, there's Horrible Histories.

    • Superflashy newsflash!

      Psst... Your resident Muddy sleuth here with all the local goss, from Michelin news to the launch of a homegrown tipple and more!

    • This weekend

      Fri 11 - Sun 13 Oct: Halloween's starting early with The Exorcist at MK Theatre and a spooky exhibit, plus a food festival, Sister Act and science activities.

      • This week

        Mon 7 - Sun 13 Oct: Lots on the go this week across Herts & Beds including The Exorcist, Hertford Food and Drink Festival, a Yoga weekender and more.

      • This month

        October 2019: This month is postively brimming over with culture, from classical concertos and ballets to literary adaptations, science talks, hit theatre productions and of course, some spooky goings on.

      • 7 perfect days of summer – just add gin!

        Ableforth's Bathtub gin looks cool, tastes even better and will rev you up for a summer of fun. Here, win a case (yup, six bottles of it!) and find out for yourself.

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