Here’s your guide to the best things to do this weekend in the Watford area.
1. High Street Trail
Step back in time with Watford Museum and explore the architectural and social history of Watford’s High Street on the latest of these walking tours.
Watford Museum, Lower High Street, Watford, August 2, 12pm to 1.30pm. Details: 01923 232297, watfordmuseum.org.uk
2. Love Parks Week Concert Finale
The week-long celebration of Cassiobury Park, as part of the nation-wide Love Parks Week, ends with this outdoor musical concert, near Cha Cha Cha Cafe.
Cassiobury Park, Watford, August 2, 1pm to 5pm. Details: Park ranger Debbie Brady, 01923 278972, Deborah.firstname.lastname@example.org, cassioburypark.info
3. Take Ap-Art
Have fun exploring recycled materials to create something truly amazing to take home. Suitable for children aged four to seven.
Holywell Community Centre, Tolpitts Lane, Watford, August 2, 11am to 12pm. Details: 01923 216950, w3rt.org
4. Watford’s Big Screen
Classic movies screened outside in the high street’s newly revamped Parade, in association with Watford Film Society and Watford Palace Theatre. Kick back and enjoy Sherlock Holmes, The Italian Job, Grease, Some Like it Hot, Wall-E, Rise of the Planet of the Apes, Mamma Mia!, The Lego Movie, and Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire.
The Parade, High Street, Watford, July 30 to August 3, various times. Details: watfordbigevents.co.uk
5. A Commemoration of World War One
Historical writer Sue Woolmans will be talking about her book The Assassination of the Archduke, while there will also be readings and poems from the Great War.
Chorleywood Memorial Hall, Common Road, Chorleywood, August 2, from 2.30pm. Details: 01923 283566, chorleywoodbookshop.co.uk