What's on inLuton


Welcome to Luton

Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting Luton - our guide to events and days out is just the ticket.

Whether you're looking to brush up on local history at a museum, enjoy local arts, watch some sport, or listen to live music, you're sure to find things to do in Luton to suit all the family, whatever the weather.

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Forthcoming events in Luton

27
FEB
Good Girl at Hemel Hempstead, Old Town Hall
The Old Town Hall

Ahead of hitting Londons West End this March Naomi Sheldon bring her Edinburgh Fringe smah hit Good Girl to Hemel Hempstead.One of these days am I going to evaporate Right hereA bold and provocative look at the darker side of being a…

Location: 8.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07806 752277
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01
MAR
Stop - Don't take your PC to the tip!
Computers 4 Africa

This repurpose alternative is both green and free so the charity urges the local community to donate their unwanted working IT equipment.From PCs laptops and TFT monitors to mice smartphones keyboards and leads all will be welcome at our donation appeal. We…

Location: 9.4 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 03000 112233
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02
MAR
BUSHEY 30s to 30sPlus PARTY for Singles & Couples
Bushey Sports Club

30s to 50sPlus party nights for singles and couples with top DJ playing your favourite club classics 70s to date. From 8.30pm till 1am at Bushey Sports Club formerly known as Met Police Sports Club Aldenham Road B462 Bushey Nr Watford…

Location: 15.2 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 08003 134441
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03
MAR
Just The Tonic's Saturday Night Comedy
Just The Tonic at The Comedy Loft Watford

Our fabulous weekend shows bring the best comedy on the high street to WatfordFeaturing Ian Cognito Julian Deane Kate Lucas and Kane BrownWe bring you four different acts at every show including some of the best up & coming comperes and headliners…

Location: 15.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02037 403700
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04
MAR
Berkhamsted Flavours of the World
High street, Berkhamsted

Berkhamsted is likely to be abuzz with locals out‐of‐town shoppers and visitors travelling to the town from all over Oxfordshire and the surrounding counties on Sunday 4th March when the colourful International World market Flavours of the World sets up a stall…

Location: 10.2 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 07977 567726
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04
MAR
Sunday Stroll
Forest Centre and Millennium Country Park

Meet at 10.15am at the Forest Centre. Finishes at approx. 12pm. A light guided stroll with our Forest Volunteers. Paths are all surfaced but please dress for the weather. If you are a buggy or wheelchair user please let us know. No…

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01234 767037
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11
MAR
Mother’s Day Afternoon Tea
The House, Shuttleworth

Treat mum to a well‐deserved freshly baked Afternoon Tea in the delightful setting of The House at Shuttleworth with a chance to explore its grand rooms and find out more about the history of the family and Old Warden park.Pre‐book only. Upgrades…

Location: 14.9 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01767 627965
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12
MAR
Sweeney Entertainments Presents Who's Bad - Jackso
Grove Theatre

SWEENEY ENTERTAINMENTS PRESENTS WHOS BADJackson Live in ConcertOne of the most dynamic realistic Michael Jackson Tributes in the UKSweeney Entertainments are thrilled to present the all‐new Jackson Live in Concert Show for 2018 starring Whos Bad ‐ direct from the USA This…

Location: 4.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01366 380333
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14
MAR
HIP (18+)
Art And Design Gallery

Based around found objects this semi‐autobiographical one woman show starts by introducing the audience to a flat caught between two timelines and personalities: the home of Anne Clarke during 70s bohemian Brighton and a squat established by Jolie in 2002.HIP transports the…

Location: 11.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01707 281127
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17
MAR
Movie Magic Charity Concert for MacIntyre
Flitwick Village Hall

Come and join us for a fabulous evening of songs from the Movies featuring performances from Isla Macleod‐Irvine Parkside singers Ampthill Toddington Town Band. It promises to be a fabulous evening for all and helping us raise money for the valuable…

Location: 9.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01525 406707
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17
MAR
Only Fools and 3 Courses Comedy Night and Dinner i
Holiday Inn Stevenage

Only Fools and 3 Courses Dinning InvitationJoin us for the Dinner event of the year which combines fine food and Comedy action served up ONLY FOOLS AND HORSES style.Marlene & Boycie are hosting a Gala Dinner but will things go to…

Location: 9.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01772 691284
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24
MAR
Workshop: Easter Floristry
The Swiss Garden, Shuttleworth

Led by Advanced Floristry students at Shuttleworth College this lovely workshop will allow you to create a floral arrangement for your Easter table or festivities or as a thoughtful and hand‐crafted gift for someone special. Spring flowers offer a colourful and fresh…

Location: 15.3 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01767 627933
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30
MAR
Easter Wonderland at Mead Open Farm
Mead Open Farm

Tumble down the rabbit hole to explore Alices Wonderland Walk share a joke with the Mad Hatter and let the cheeky Cheshire Cat guide you on your journey Plus watch hilarious puppet shows see cute baby animals & lots more With all…

Location: 8.8 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01525 852954
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30
MAR
George Michael Tribute
Forest Centre and Millennium Country Park

Andrew Browning performs all of your favourite Wham And George classics. Doors 7.30 Show 8pm. Tickets £15 book online now.…

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01234 767037
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31
MAR
Big Night Out With Nathan Dawe
PRYZM

Introducing Watfords brand new £1m PRYZM nightclub offering the best VIP experience. Get in contact with one of our sales team on: 01923 239 848PRYZM: The clubs main room is hosted by DJ Jamie G featuring a brand new stage show sound…

Location: 15 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: n/a
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01
APR
Easter Afternoon Tea
The House, Shuttleworth

Treat yourself to a wonderful Easter themed afternoon tea in the grand setting of The House at Shuttleworth. Formerly the home of the Shuttleworth family The House will be open for viewing with room stewards on hand to tell you more about…

Location: 14.9 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01767 627965
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07
APR
A Vintage fair
St Mary’s

A Vintage Affair returns to Hitchin.Come and join us for a vintage market with a range of traders selling vintage and retro clothing collectibles homewares jewellery and accessories. With handmade and upcycled vintage inspired items as well.Open from 10.30‐4.30 with free entry…

Location: 7.8 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 02084 930303
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07
APR
Workshop: Planting Design
The Swiss Garden, Shuttleworth

Pick up expert tips from RHS and Chelsea Flower Show award winning garden designer Philippa Pearson on the use of plants to create stunning displays in your garden. Tips on how to choose the right plant for the right place and…

Location: 15.3 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01767 627933
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13
APR
Spring Walk & Lunch with the Head Gardener
The Swiss Garden, Shuttleworth

Our Head Gardener will share the story of the garden those who created it and the recent restoration project which has brought this wonderful Regency landscape back to life. Enjoy lunch afterwards with an opportunity to chat informally to senior members…

Location: 15.3 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01767 627933
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15
APR
An Ellen Kent Production: Madama Butterfly
The Grove Theatre

Introducing the celebrated soprano Maria HeeJung Kim from the Korean National Opera Seoul and the international soprano Alyona KistenyovaWinner of The Best Opera Award Liverpool Daily Post Theatre Awards.Back by overwhelming public demand this award winning Opera returns with exquisite sets including…

Location: 4.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01582 602080
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22
APR
Afternoon Tea (April)
The House at Shuttleworth

Treat yourself to a wonderful home‐baked afternoon tea in the grand setting of The House at Shuttleworth. Formerly the home of the Shuttleworth family The House will be open for viewing with room stewards on hand to tell you more about the…

Location: 14.9 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01767 627965
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25
APR
Parkland Tour
The House at Shuttleworth,

Join us for a walk through time around the parkland of the Shuttleworth Estate. Learn about its historical features and uses as well as its modern day management and preservation.Please note this is a two hour walk for competent walkers.Event Timings: 09:45…

Location: 14.9 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 1767 627965
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26
APR
Double Bill: The Suit and A Dream within a Midsumm
The Weston Auditorium

Led by Artistic Director Cassa Pancho this company celebrates dancers of black and Asian descent showcasing technique precision and grace in specially commissioned pieces.As part of their latest double bill renowned British choreographer Cathy Marston choreographs a new narrative ballet for the…

Location: 10.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01707 281127
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28
APR
Sweeney Entertainments Presents The Best of Wham!
Radlett Centre

SWEENEY ENTERTAINMENTS PRESENTS THE BEST OF WHAMStarring CRAIG WEBB Sweeney Entertainments brings a fantastic new show to venues across the UK featuring the very best of George Andrew Pepsi and Shirlie ‐ The Best of WhamCan it really be 37 years since…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01366 380333
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29
APR
Mad Hatters Tea Party
The Swiss Garden, Shuttleworth

Watch Morris and Maypole dancing displays at our Mad Hatters Tea Party event with opportunities to join in during timed afternoon sessions. Enjoy crafts storytelling and new for 2018 a magic show Be entertained by Alice in Wonderland characters and features in…

Location: 15.3 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL:
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03
MAY
Rock Icons
The Elgiva Theatre

Rock Icons is an all new energetic live music show that will take you on a musical and visual journey through the eras and evolution of Rock and Classic Rock featuring the music from the worlds most iconic Bands such as Yes…

Location: 14.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01494 582900
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06
MAY
Season Premiere and RAF Centenary
Shuttleworth

Expect to enjoy a thrilling air display and ground activities with a STEM focus that will be engaging for the next generation of innovators as well as entertainment for the whole family.The Collections own aircraft span 1909 through to 1950 and is…

Location: 15.3 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01767 627933
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08
MAY
Guesthouse
Roe Hill Hall Community Centre

A grandmother mother and a daughter have to set aside differences as they decide the fate of their family‐run Guesthouse. Battling family demons and the crashing waves of a troubled past tensions are high in Clacton‐on‐Sea.Exploring the lives of three generations of…

Location: 11.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01707 281127
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19
MAY
Sarah and Duck
The Weston Auditorium

Join Sarah and Duck and a host of your favourite friends including The Ribbon Sisters The Shallots Flamingo & John and Umbrella as they plan a birthday party for Scarf Lady in their garden.Told through a fantastic blend of puppetry storytelling and…

Location: 10.8 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01707 281127
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20
MAY
NGS Open Day
The Swiss Garden, Shuttleworth

Since its foundation the National Gardens Scheme has donated £50 million to charities across the UK. Around 3700 gardens open each year for the National Garden Scheme. The Swiss Garden is pleased to support this worthwhile cause and donates a proportion of…

Location: 15.3 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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Tourist Attractions


Whipsnade Wild Animal Park

Over 600 acres of parkland set in the Chiltern Hills makes this one of Europe's largest conservation parks. Animals to see include tigers, elephants, rhinos, giraffes, bears, hippos, przewalski's wild horse, crocodiles, flamingos, buffalo, camels, cheetahs, goats, wolves, mongoose, red panda, pere david's deer, chinese water deer,…

Knebworth House and Country Park

One of England's most beloved stately homes, Knebworth House is famous worldwide for its rock concerts and as the home of Victorian novelist Edward Bulwer Lytton ‐ author of the words The pen is mightier than the sword ‐ this beautiful gothic mansion is situated 29 miles north…

St Albans Cathedral

The Cathedral and Abbey Church of Saint Alban is the seat of the Bishop of St Albans and serves the Diocese of St Albans in the counties of Hertfordshire, Bedfordshire, the Borough of Luton and the London Borough of Barnet.The cathedral is a centre of worship and mission…

Veralamium Museum

Verulamium Museum is on the site of one of the major cities in Roman Britain, now an attractive park. Inside there are ‐ recreated Roman rooms ‐ hands‐on Discovery Areas ‐ video presentations ‐ touch screen databases ‐ some of the finest Roman mosaics…

Abbey View Golf Course

Abbey View Golf Course ‐ golf course in St. Albans, Hertfordshire. Contact the golf course on telephone number 01727 868227 for course availability, course rules, member information, golf academy if available and green fees at Abbey View Golf Course golf courseclub.…

Academy Night Club

Academy Night Club Nightclub in Stevenage, Hertfordshire. Contact venue on telephone number 01438 730971 for opening times, entrance costs, guest list information and special offers.…

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Want to see what other attractions to visit when in Luton? See our list of attractions in Luton, including theme parks, castles, historic houses, zoos and many more family days out.