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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…

  • This weekend

    Fri 26 - Sun 28 April: What's on this weekend, you ask? A boozy beer fest in Berkhamsted, BBC Symphony Orchestra with Alexander McCall Smith at Saffron Hall, plus an Alice and Wonderland themed family day out.

  • This week

    Mon 22 - Sun 28 April: Fun incoming right here! Funny women at Luton Library Theartre, a Food and Garden Festival in Bedfordshire and a new exhibition at the University of Herts Arts

  • This weekend

    Fri 19 - Sun 21 April: Last chance to catch Easter-y trails at Mead Open Farm, Paradise Wildlife Park and Knebworth House as well as jousting, pop-ups and ping pong.

  • This week

    Mon 15 - Sun 21 April: Easter is here (as is a legitimate excuse to scoff endless chocolate). There are loads of Easter-y activities for kids this week as well as jousting, art exhibits and a creative pop-up for grown ups.

  • Muddy goes wild in London

    Think a family trip into London is more hassle than it's worth? Think again! Here's how Muddy nailed 9 hours in London with kids and made it the best day out ever.

  • This weekend

    Fri 12 - Sun 14 April: Awesome exhibits by Romy Kelleher and Henry Moore, dinosaurs in Tring, art in Hertford and the Wizard of Oz over in Beds.

  • This week

    Mon 8 - Sun 14 April: Easter holidays are here, eeek! For kids there are horrid house tours, family theatre and Wizard of Oz at Mead Open Farm, and for grown ups, it’s your last chance to snap up indie handmade goodies at Christopher Place.

  • 12 of the best bluebell walks

    We reckon bluebell season is one of the natural highlights of the English calendar - don't you agree? Woods and glades will be awash with vibrant colour over the next few weeks, so we've narrowed down the best local spots to see them in all their glory.

  • This weekend

    Fri 5 - Sun 7 April: Hatfield House opens up, loads of LEGO at Whipsnade Zoo, AniMalcolm art Hertford Theatre & music from Tenors Unlimited.

  • This week

    Mon 1 - Sun 7 April: Don’t be an April fool (sorry) and miss out on all the great things happening this week: magic at The Place, dinosaurs, Hertford Arts Fest, plus Hatfield House reopens for spring.

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