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Throughout the year St Albans City & District has a lively cultural calendar, so why not plan your visit to coincide with one of the regular street events, festivals or markets? There is so much to do, and as well as the regular events listed below, local attractions often have special one-off events as well.

If you would like to submit an event for this page, please contact the Visitor Information Centre at tic@stalbans.gov.uk or 01727 864511.

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Major festivals and events

An overview of the big events happening around the city and district in 2017
Find out more about the Herts County Show, Harpenden Carnival, the Alban Pilgrimage, St Albans Folk Festival, the International Organ Festival, CAMRA St Albans Beer Festival, St Albans & Harpenden Food and Drink Festival, and many more. 

Information on these and a whole host of other events happening around the city and district can also be found in our Events Search.

Herts Big Weekend - enter the ballot!

Ballot open from 9th February to 3rd March 2017
The Herts Big Weekend returns 1st and 2nd April 2017 for its second year! A fantastic, free opportunity encouraging Herts residents to experience tourism on their doorstep. Herts residents can apply for as many tickets as they like at www.hertsbigweekend.co.uk from 9th February to 3rd March.

Organ Recital:Richard Pinel

Saturday 25th February 2017
Richard Pinel, a former Organ Scholar at St Albans Cathedral and recently appointed Director of Music at Jesus College, Cambridge returns to perform for the IOFS.

The Fatback Band Soul & Funk

Saturday 25 February 2017 7.30pm
Pioneers of Dance, Funk, Soul, Rap and R 'n' B, The Fatback Back are the originators of the New York sound that has influenced so many.

I, Claude Monet @ The Sandpit Theatre

Sunday 26th February 2017
In this striking film from award-winning director Phil Grabsky, we take a new look at arguably the world’s favourite artist – through his own words. Using letters and other private writings I, Claude Monet reveals new insight into the man who not only painted the picture that gave birth to impressionism but who was perhaps the most influential and successful painter of the 19th and early 20th centuries

Story Time session for the under 7s at Verulamium Museum

Sunday 26th February 2017
Story telling for under 7s. Come and join the museum staff for some fabulous stories, activities and voting for the Children's Book Award. In association with St Albans Children’s Book Group
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