8 things to do in Hoddesdon this summer

As the Hertfordshire weather continues to improve, we thought it the ideal time to share our 8 top things to do in Hoddesdon this summer that all ages can enjoy:

1. Delicious Hoddesdon

Sunday 17th June : Start the Summer holidays off with a delicious meal alongside a relaxing riverside view, whilst treating your dear Dad at the same time! Book a table at Hoddesdons The Fish and Eels Inn on Dobbs Weir Road and brighten up his Father’s Day with a 3-course meal from just £20.95 each.

2. Community Hoddesdon

Saturday 23rd June 3pm – 9pm : A day of family fun, including live music, face painting, a BBQ and a bar. St Catherine’s Primary School  on Haslewood Avenue will be raising funds to open a music suite in memory of former teacher Mandy Staiano, who sadly passed away earlier this year after a short battle with cancer. If you have a passion for music and singing, then this event is for you. Tickets can be purchased online or via the school office on 01992 463214.

3. Historic Hoddesdon

Sunday 10th June / 15th July 2018 / 12th & 26th August: Keep yours and the kids minds active throughout the summer holidays by taking a trip back in time to one of the first brick-built houses in the country; the Rye House Gatehouse. The grounds are open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week and the Gatehouse will open on the summer Sunday dates mentioned. Its free admission, with a £1 suggested donation to help with its upkeep.

4. Sporty Hoddesdon

Monday 30th July / 6th August: If you’re 8-15 year old is looking for something different to take part in this summer, how about a junior development session at Rye House Kart Raceway? Having grown in popularity, it’s only £39.99 for a 3.5-hour session.

5. Interesting Hoddesdon

Saturday 11th August: With a variety of events and activities taking place throughout the summer, Lowewood Museum’s popular Family Fun Day is back; 11am-4pm. Free for all the family, it’s a day packed full of activities for the whole family to enjoy.

6. Rye-Assic Hoddesdon

7 days a week, 9:30am-5pm: Rye-Assic Adventure Park is the perfect place to keep kids aged from 0-12 occupied throughout the summer holidays in Hoddesdon. With 6 activity zones to explore inside and out, there are many exciting ways for the kids to tire themselves out whilst you keep a watchful eye on them!

7. Electric Hoddesdon

If you have a love for computer games, get the whole family involved with Laser Tag (Ages 7+) at £10 per head or Nerf Wars at just £5 per person (Ages 5+) at Rye House. Open throughout the summer, visit their website to book a session.

8. Kickstart your summer

Whether you wish to let the outside in with a new conservatory or orangery extension or improve the look of your home with new windows or doors, get in touch with the Chase Windows team today who will be happy to help turn your home improvement dreams into a reality this summer.


Over 11,000sq ft of space with of 6000 sq ft of purpose built showrooms, one of the largest home improvement showrooms in the North London, Hertfordshire and surrounding counties. With state of the art displays and kids area all under one roof.

Opening Hours: Monday – Friday 09:00 – 17:00 Saturday 10:00 – 16:00 Sunday 10:00 – 13:00


Smaller showroom with limited range available but good for client convenience.

Opening Hours: Monday – Friday 13:00 – 17:00 Saturday 10:00 – 16:00 Sunday By Appointment Only

Contact Us

Cobury House, Unit 1
11 Pindar Road
Hoddesdon, Herts
EN11 0BZ

189 Chase Side
Enfield, Middlesex

Tel: 0208 366 6500


Latest News


Book an Appointment

Get in touch with us with your preferred date, and we'll get back to you and confirm everything with you.

Request a callback


Buy now pay later