What's on in Watford, Bedfordshire
Local Tourist Guide
Welcome to Watford in the beautiful county of Bedfordshire. Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting Watford - 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 Watford to suit all the family, whatever the weather.
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Places to visit
Discover museums, art galleries, historic houses, castles, attractions, theme parks and much more in and around Watford to keep both parents and children amused and entertained whatever the British weather decides to throw at you!
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Handy Local Guide
Taxis in Watford
If you're out on the tiles in Watford then please don't drink and drive - our list of taxis in Watford will help you get from A to B quickly and safely so you can fully enjoy the delights of Watford.
Tourist Information Centres
If you're stuck and don't know what to do, then pop in to your local Tourist Information Centre in Watford (TIC) for friendly help and advice for tourists and locals alike.
Enjoy some of the wide choice of restaurants in Watford for a gourmet feast of fresh local produce. You're sure of a warm welcome from budget diners to highly acclaimed restaurants.
Local Hotel Accommodation
Whether you're staying in Watford for the night or you're staying for a few days or more, you'll love the choice of hotel accommodation available in the area.
Days Inn Watford GapCrick
Rooms from £40.00
The Olde Coach HouseCrick
Rooms from £55.00
Barcel Daventry HotelDaventry
Rooms from £39.00
Holiday Inn Rugby Northampton M1 Jct18Crick
Rooms from £29.00
Ibis Rugby EastCrick
Rooms from £45.00
Forthcoming Events Diary
|The Comedy Club NorthamptonThe Comedy Club Northampton At Northampton Saints RFC On Thursday 27th March. 3 Top Comedians As Seen On TV. Host Comedian – Bryan Lacey A genuinely funny man and a potential comedy star of the future!’ (BBC6 Music)…||27 Mar 2014Northampton Saints Rugby ClubNorthamptonTheatre & Performing Arts|
|The Legends showOnce again The Picturedrome in Northampton is the venue to host a fantastic show featuring The Jets. This time “THE LEGENDS” show features The Jets performing their theatre style “Kings of Harmony show' and well kn…||29 - 30 Mar 2014The PicturedromeNorthamptonMusic/Gigs/Concerts|
|Judy Shire - The Devils Daughter Rock Band Concert￼The Picturedrome, Northampton will be hosting a Vampire themed fancy dress Rock event headlining Vamp Rock Queen, Judy Shire - The Devils Daughter and her Band with 2 great support Rock Bands, The Thorn Corporation an…||11 Apr 2014The PicturedromeNorthamptonMusic/Gigs/Concerts|
|Crabstock Shellfish FestivalUnique inland seafood festival the only inland seafood festival in the UK, Supporting the UK Fishermen and the Fishing Industry. by showcasing the best UK caught Shellfish and wet fish. FUN FUN for all the family with a …||24 - 26 May 2014The Obelisk CentreNorthamptonFamily Days Out|
|Crick Scarecrow Weekend Festival Crick Scarecrow Festival, will be another fun filled weekend, with a free music festival, , huge outdoor market, food outlets, displays, birds of prey, plus numerous activities around the village, and with a bus touring …||12 - 13 Jul 2014Crick Scarecrow FestivalCRICKFamily Days Out|
|Firework ChampionsFirework Champions: Now in its 10th year, right here at Stanford Hall - 4 great firework displays! 3 of the UK's best firework companies compete against each other with a 10 minute firework display choreographed to music…||2 Aug 2014Stanford HallLutterworthFamily Days Out|
Easter in Watford
Easter activities in Watford
Enjoy a fun-filled family Easter holiday with our list of events taking place over the Bank Holiday Easter weekend in Watford.
Wedding fairs in Watford
Get married in style by visiting wedding fairs in Watford. From the bride's dress, to the wedding cake, venues and photographers, plan your special day with our list of local wedding exhibitions.