Blog (Events) - Experience Bedfordshire

  • elephant trail in luton
    In EventsNews

    Join the elephant trail this July

    The Big Trunk Trail which aims to showcase the ‘unexpected treasures’ of Luton begins on 10th July and will run until 8th October to help raise funds for Keech Hospice Care.

  • fringe 2021
    In NewsEvents

    Can you help bring Bedfringe back in 2021?

    Like many of the region’s big events, Bedfringe had to be cancelled for this year and while plans are in place to bring it back in 2021, financial losses have meant that this isn’t a certainty without your help.

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    In EventsNews

    Book Tastic goes online

    Rather than cancel Bedford’s annual children’s book festival, organisers of Book Tastic have decided to take the event online.

  • tea day
    In NewsEvents

    Celebrate National Tea Day without leaving your home!

    According to historians, the concept of an Afternoon Tea began in Bedfordshire when the Duchess of Bedford demanded pots of tea and finger foods to be brought to her and her guests in the afternoons. From then on the idea of having Afternoon Tea was born. With this in mind, we can’t not encourage you to celebrate National Tea Day now can we?

  • luton st patrick's festival
    In Events

    Celebrate St Patrick’s Day in Luton

    St Patrick might be the patron saint of Ireland and not Bedfordshire, but that doesn’t mean we can’t celebrate! The Luton Irish Forum have once again teamed up with the Culture Trust to produce 2020’s St Patrick Festival, with the musical performances taking place at the Hat Factory in Luton.

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    What to do this half term in Bedfordshire

    Why not escape the city this half term and spend some time exploring the glorious countryside in Bedfordshire? There are plenty of fun events taking place all over the county during February half term and we’ve put together a few of them to help inspire you!

  • man as father christmas with a child
    In Events

    Christmas events taking place around Bedfordshire

    This Christmas make sure you get into the festive spirit with our round up of great Christmas themed events taking place in Bedfordshire! Whether you’re looking for family fun, something for just the two of you, a traditional experience or something else entirely, you’ll find an event that suits you!

  • firework display
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    Where to catch the fireworks in Bedfordshire

    We all know the rhyme: Remember, remember the fifth of November, gun powder treason and plot… As the 5th is a Tuesday though, you’re more likely to find that the firework displays will be taking place the weekend before and we thought we’d put together a selection of displays you can catch around the county.