Here's your guide to some of the best things to do in the week ahead:


  • The Gruffalo

Borehamwood Times:

Everyone’s favourite monster is back! Join Mouse on his adventurous journey through the deep, dark wood in Tall Stories’ magical musical adaptation of the award-winning picture book by Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler.

artsdepot, Tally Ho Corner, Nether Street, North Finchley, June 15, from 1pm. Details: 020 8369 5455,









  • Make and Take

Borehamwood Times:

Whether you want to build your own Airfix model or foam craft kit or just join in some good, old-fashioned colouring in, Make and Take is suitable for all ages and everyone is welcome.

RAF Museum, Grahame Park Way, Hendon, June 15, 11am to 1pm, 2pm to 4pm. Details: 020 8205 2266,


  • Borehamwood Town Festival

The 58th annual civic festival begins with the carnival parade, celebrating the community with a fine display of music and colour. The festival also includes a classic car show, a 10K race and a fun run, and a family day, which includes big arena acts, a fun fair and lots more.

Various venues in Borehamwood, June 14 to 30. Details:


  • Bon Jovi UK

It’s all here – the look, the sound, the hits, the hair, everything a Bon Jovi fan could ever want. Expect all the favourites, Profits from the performance will go to Great Ormond Street Hospital.

The Ark Theatre, off Elstree Way, Borehamwood, June 14, 7.30pm. Details: 020 8238 7288,


  • Barnet Schools Music Festival

A musical extravaganza performed by young musicians from schools in the borough.

artsdepot, Tally Ho Corner, Nether Street, North Finchley, June 16 to 19 and 23 to 25, 7pm. Details: 020 8369 5455,


For a full list of events, see the Just the Ticket pages in this week's Times Series newspapers in print or online here.