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Local Events in Harpenden
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Highland Gathering
Harpenden Lions Highland Gathering is a great day out with a ‘Scottish flavour’ offering five pipe and drum bands, highland dancing competitions and displays as well as solo piping. Plus traditional highland games heavy events including ‘weight over the bar’, ‘tossing the caber’ and ‘putting the stone’.

Farmers Market
Harpenden Farmers' Market takes place on the 4th Sunday of the month from 10.00am to 2.00pm and is run and organised by Harpenden Town Council.

French Market

France at Home returns to Harpenden Common with its popular French market.

Classics on the Common

Once a year, Harpenden Common comes alive for half a day with more than 1,000 classics cars, motor cycles and scooters. There you’ll find a Chevy Bel Air rubbing shoulders with a 1927 Trojan, and a rare 1978 Matra Bagheera with a1959 Berliet. Plus 10,000 admiring spectators.

Little wonder that Classics on the Common now ranks as one of the top events in the classics calendar. 


Remembrance Sunday

St George's Day Parade

Seniors' Fair