FRI 28 - SUN 30 JUNE 2019

Thank you to everyone who performed, the events team, our funders and sponsors and everyone who came down to the festival... We are back next year (26 - 28 June 2020) when Imagine Watford will officially be 10 years old.

A celebratory festival that brings the streets of Watford to life with extraordinary outdoor performances, free for all the family! The festival showcases local, national and international artists of the highest quality, who transform Watford town centre into a place of wonder and excitement! Over the last eight years the festival has grown to be a major part of the town’s event calendar animating its spaces, bringing communities together and making the arts accessible to all.

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‭Imagine Watford is an exciting festival featuring the highest quality outdoor arts performance from local, national and international artists that transform Watford Town ‭Centre into a place of wonder and excitement. Free for all the family!

Imagine Watford is created by the Watford Cultural Leaders Group and programmed by Watford ‭Palace Theatre.



All events are free and ‭don't require a ticket.


Events are accessible to wheelchair ‭users. If you would like more information, please contact Watford Palace Theatre's ‭Box Office on 01923 225671.


Be a part of the action as the town prepares to be captivated by some of the most exciting and impressive circus, dance and theatre acts from across the UK and Europe!

Our volunteers play a key role in promoting the festival, looking after performers and providing information to the general public. Please see here for more info or email


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