Join us this year for free activities and events on The Square and Middle Row Markets.

We have lots of free activities this year as part of Middle Row Markets as well as events for the whole family on The Square. Free parking every Saturday after 1 pm in Ashton Square car park.


May 14 – Free Face painting from 10.30 am to 2.30 pm

As part of Middle Row Markets

May 21 – Urban canvas, free art in The Square from 10 am to 3 pm

Help transform The Square by colouring  in our large floor art


June 11 – Jubilee Market from 10 am to 3 pm

Crazy golf, face painting, live music and a truck convoy from 10 am to 11 am


July 16 – Dunstable  High Street Fun Day from 10 am to 3 pm

An exciting new event that celebrates the new High Street with free entertainment information stalls and high street services


August 6 Ashton Square Day from 10 am to 3 pm

Join us for our second Ashton Square day  which celebrates the past, present and future of Ashton Square. Chill and watch the entertainment on our stage with local community groups performing for Dunstable. Free crafts, soft play, Teaching Talons, Face painting, crazy golf and a living history trail.


November 25 – Torchlight Procession and Carol Service from 7 pm to 9 pm

Join us for our popular event of carols, music, food and of course the count down of the Christmas tree lighting


December 9, 10, 11 – Twilight Markets

A fantastic Christmas event on The Square and in Middle Row over three days. Join us on Friday 9 from 3 pm to 8 pm, Saturday 10 from 3 pm to 8 pm and Sunday 11 from 10 am to 3 pm. Christmas lights, children’s carousel, Ginger bread decorating and reindeer food. Christmas in Dunstable is truly magical with our festive stalls, hot food and mulled wine.