Our Events

Please find below a list of upcoming events and services organised or sanctioned by Hatfield Town Council for your enjoyment.


World Hatfield Festival

20th - 27th July 2019

All Week at The Galleria

Important Notice – Due to water leaks in the Galleria the Scavenger Hunt and Exhibition of Art has had to be postponed until Tuesday from 10.00am – 4.00pm

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Galleria Exhibition 20th – 27th July and scavenger hunt

An exhibition of artwork by local children.
Presentation afternoon 20th July – Mayor and General Manager of the Galleria.
£100  Galleria Voucher prize for Secondary school and trip to Duxford for Infant/Junior School for 30 children.

Scavenger Hunt running for the week, BAE systems, photos of Hatfield of Yesteryear, a jobs fair and much more!  FREE ENTRY

Presentation afternoon 20th July 

Borough Mayor Roger Trigg and Town Mayor Linda Mendez, photos of Hatfield of Yesteryear, and much more

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Free Music Festival

20th July 2019

Music Festival Birchwood Playing Fields

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List of Bands Booked to Play


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Potential Kids

20th July 2019 – 27th July Potential Kids, BAE Systems and other Partners’ Exhibition at the Galleria


Presentation afternoon 20th July 

Borough Mayor Roger Trigg and Town Mayor Linda Mendez, photos of Hatfield of Yesteryear, and much more

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Alban Way Bike Ride

Sunday 21st July 2019

Take a bike ride along the Alban Way to respect employees who travelled from St Albans on the branch line to work at de Havilland


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Mill Green Museum

Monday 22nd July 2019

Mill Green Open Day & Cream Teas, Hatfield of Yesteryear Film, Guest Speaker – Andrew Duggan BSc(Hons), GCGI, IEng, MIMechE ex-Flight Engineer on the Nimrod MR2, this was the last iteration of the Comet; the two prototypes XV148 and XV147, were built from two final unfinished Comet 4C airframes. ENTRY £10 https://www.welhatchamber.co.uk/events/world-hatfield-week-cream-teas-mill-green-museum/

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Comet 70th Anniversary Film & David Lloyd Open Day

Tuesday 23rd July 2019

David Lloyd Leisure, AL10 1EF Old Fire Station Open Day & Hatfield of Yesteryear Film 10am – 3pm. Film runs for 20 minutes.
Just turn up. Event is FREE

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Alistair Hodgson Presents

Wednesday 24th July 2019

19:30 – 21:00 Hatfield Library AL10 0LT

A Talk by Alistair Hodgson Curator of de Havilland Aircraft Museum Tickets in advance from https://bit.ly/2Kip1Fh

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Town Centre Market Place - Your Town


Thursday 25th July 2019

There will be various sporting activities taking place on Thursday 25th July in Hatfield Town Centre.

Join the launch of Your Town run around AL10. This is something a bit different!

A lunch time start (12.30pm), 1k loop around Town.

How many can you run in an hour? Relay with friends & family? Or of course walk/run & be part of this community “Get Together”.

To sign up: www.yourtown.community/AL10

Other free fun activities taking place throughout the day are skateboarding tuition, 3V3 football, pana football cage, crazy golf course, zumo wrestling and much more!


Town Centre Market Place- Your Town

Thursday 25th July 2019

Town Centre Market Place- Your Town, Soccerwise, Skateboarding

See https://one.welhat.gov.uk/ for more information


"100 Years On" Film

Thursday 25th July 2019 

19.30 Weston Auditorium AL10 9EU

Premiere of the Comet Film & Premiere of Remembrance & Armistice Film Tickets £10 adults children free but a ticket must be obtained for them. Tickets available from WelHat Chamber of Commerce welcome drinks and buffet included.

Tickets https://www.welhatchamber.co.uk/events/hatfield-of-yesteryear/

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The Comet and Hatfield of Yesteryear

Friday 26th July 2019

10am – 4pm Mai Tai, Town Inn, Town Centre AL10 0AL 

Film Show of The Comet and Hatfield of Yesteryear FREE entry

Your Hatfield of Yesteryear

Friday 26th July 2019

11am – 3pm Hatfield Library, Town Centre AL10 0LT

Your Hatfield – Reminisce  your own life in the Town, record them for future generations. FREE entry

Assault of FUN!

Friday 26th July 2019

11am – 1pm Family Fun (age 4+)
1pm – 6pm Local Corporate Challenge

Ellenbrook Fields 

Obstacle Challenge for all Ages.

Corporate Challenge Day

Friday 26th July 2019

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Family Fun & Corporate Challenge Day – Ellenbrook Fields AL10 9EU

Quiet Hour Comet Adventure Race

10am – 11am “quiet” hour for SEN children (contact link below to book.) 

Quiet Hour Comet Adventure Race

11am – 1pm Family Fun Races £5 entry,

1pm – 3pm University of Hertfordshire Staff and Family Members £5 entry


1pm –5pm – Local community corporate organisations (perfect for team building events) £5 entry

To book a place go to https://apex360.co.uk/


Beales Hotel Gala Dinner

Friday 26th July 2019 

7.30pm Beales Hotel AL10 9NG

Gala Dinner Guest Speakers Geoff Russell – Duxford Aviation Society, Nick Brown – Army Benevolent Fund, Barbara Halbert – de Havilland Comet 4 cabin crew.  Tickets £45 available from WelHat Chamber of Commerce



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Comet Live Air Display

Saturday 27th July 2019 

10.30am Air Display by Grosvenor House Comet Racer Ellenbrook Fields AL10 9EU. 

Saturday 27th July – 10.30am Air Display by Grosvenor House Comet Racer Ellenbrook Fields AL10 9EU.  Refreshments available or bring a picnic. 
Parking: The road to Ellenbrook Fields (Albatross Way) is a frequently used bus route (parking is not permitted on this road).  Free parking is available in the main de Havilland Campus car park (AL10 9EU) accessible from Mosquito Way.
Make your way to the far end of the car park, parking near the Sports Village. Make your way behind the Sports Village where you should see signs directing you up towards Ellenbrook Fields.  You may use the facilities (toilets etc.) in the Sports Village, but please ensure that you REMOVE ALL MUDDY SHOES before entering the building.  FREE ENTRY

Festival Fun & Finale

Saturday 27th July 2019 

1pm – 9.30pm


Festival – Birchwood Playing Fields AL10 0AN

Stage performances, stalls, Fun fair, Apex 360 inflatable adventure course £5 – all access wristband

Firework finale.  

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The Comet Adventure Race

Sunday 28th July 2019

Comet Adventure Race Birchwood Playing Fields AL10 0AN 11am – 4pm

Apex 360 inflatables family fun day https://apex360.co.uk/

The Town Council Run

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Sunday 13th October 2019

On Sunday 6th October, join us for the 2019 Willow 10k! Back again for its 11th year in the beautiful grounds of Hatfield.

Hatfield Park.


This event provides a special opportunity to run a Half Marathon, 10km, 5km race or family mile around the stunning grounds of the Hatfield House Estate.