May

04
May

Summer Sessions & Street Food

Pete Watkins - Come and listen to the amazing human jukebox who knows every song you can imagine, he's a Black Lion favourite who knows how to get the crowd up and moving.

La Paella Paella - A local independent family-run Street-food vendor serving paella, tapas and artisan Mediterranean food from sea and land.

From 4pm onwards.

11
May

Summer Sessions & Street Food

Tom Dibb - Get set for a beautifully gutsy performance, as Tom tells his stories with undertones of blues, roots and folk, grown through a forest of soaring acoustic goodness.

Emilio's Lebanese Food - Emilio’s is a Lebanese street food van in the high street of Harpenden, serving the best of Lebanese street food, like falafel and shawarma and Hallloumi.

From 4pm onwards.

18
May

Summer Sessions & Street Food

Amii Dawes - A Northampton based musician who has previously performed at The Black Lion for a lovely, serene acoustic set.

The Jerk Hub - The Jerk Hub is a modern street food business currently sweeping the UK. All of their chicken is seasoned with bursts of flavour and grilled daily using their oil Jerk pan range.

From 4pm onwards.

June

01
Jun

Summer Sessions & Street Food

Alex Early - Born and bred from Bedford who began singing at the age of 15. Who now has been playing for over 10 years, at various venues, festivals all across the country.

The Big Fat Greek BBQ Company - Specialises in authentic BBQ mediterranean food. A selection of the finest cuts off meat, barbecuing simultaneously over charcoal.

From 4pm onwards.

08
Jun

Summer Sessions & Street Food

Rory O'Kane - A local musician and artist, with such a unique voice and brilliant acoustic talent, a night not to be missed.

Emilio's Lebanese Food - Emilio’s is a Lebanese street food van in the high street of Harpenden, serving the best of Lebanese street food, like falafel and shawarma and Hallloumi.

From 4pm onwards.

11
Jun

Orchestral Manouvers in Jazz Charity Karaoke

Come to the Black Lion for the ultimate karaoke with an Orchestra?!?!

Orchestral Manoeuvres, our favourite Gin Festival headliner are here to raise money for Kids Out with their very own karaoke orchestra ensemble. So come down and raise some money for an incredible local charity and cause for one night only! Starting at 4pm.

15
Jun

Summer Sessions & Street Food

Nerissa Simone - A newcomer from Northampton joining us for a first time gig, who will surprise you with her incredible voice with a Neosoul and jazzy sound.

Appy Days Catering - A catering business based in Bedford, a great way to enjoy all your grilling a BBQ favourites such as 6oz steak burgers, wraps and hot dogs.

From 4pm onwards.

22
Jun

Summer Sessions & Street Food

Lillibet - For the girl from Milton Keynes, Lillibet brings a melodic and carefully crafted lyrical vibe that is truly poetic.

Total Cow - Establishing themselves as part of the fabric of Hertfordshire food culture whilst striving to produce the highest quality product possible.

From 4pm onwards.

29
Jun

Summer Sessions & Street Food

Tom Dibb - Get set for a beautifully gutsy performance, as Tom tells his stories with undertones of blues, roots and folk, grown through a forest of soaring acoustic goodness.

The Big Fat Greek BBQ Company - Specialises in authentic BBQ mediterranean food. A selection of the finest cuts off meat, barbecuing simultaneously over charcoal.

From 4pm onwards.

July

13
Jul

Summer Sessions & Street Food

Pete Watkins - Come and listen to the amazing human jukebox who knows every song you can imagine, he's a Black Lion favourite who knows how to get the crowd up and moving.

A Vegetative State - 1st appearance from Milton Keynes based vegan food company, serving you dirty vegan burgers, korean jackfruit tacos, ‘slaw dogs, mac’n’cheeze and much more.

From 4pm onwards.

20
Jul

Summer Sessions & Street Food

Rory O'Kane - A local musician and artist, with such a unique voice and brilliant acoustic talent, a night not to be missed.

Total Cow - Establishing themselves as part of the fabric of Hertfordshire food culture whilst striving to produce the highest quality product possible.

From 4pm onwards.

27
Jul

Summer Sessions & Street Food

Alex Early - Born and bred from Bedford who began singing at the age of 15. Who now has been playing for over 10 years, at various venues, festivals all across the country.

The Big Fat Greek BBQ Company - Specialises in authentic BBQ mediterranean food. A selection of the finest cuts off meat, barbecuing simultaneously over charcoal.

From 4pm onwards.

August

03
Aug

Summer Sessions & Street Food

Amii Dawes - A Northampton based musician who has previously performed at The Black Lion for a lovely, serene acoustic set.

Little Oven of Joy - A small family business based in North Milton Keynes, and their passion for fresh, delicious food inspired them to share their ideas and creativity with woodfierd pizza!

From 4pm onwards.

10
Aug

Summer Sessions & Street Food

Nerissa Simone - A newcomer from Northampton joining us for a first time gig, who will surprise you with her incredible voice with a Neosoul and jazzy sound.

Emilio's Lebanese Food - Emilio’s is a Lebanese street food van in the high street of Harpenden, serving the best of Lebanese street food, like falafel and shawarma and Hallloumi.

From 4pm onwards.

17
Aug

Summer Sessions & Street Food

Cameo - The Voice UK finalist is making her first time debut for an acoustic Wednesday, coached by world renowned artists a performance not to be missed!

Total Cow - Establishing themselves as part of the fabric of Hertfordshire food culture whilst striving to produce the highest quality product possible.

From 4pm onwards.

24
Aug

Summer Sessions & Street Food

Tom Dibb - Get set for a beautifully gutsy performance, as Tom tells his stories with undertones of blues, roots and folk, grown through a forest of soaring acoustic goodness.

The Big Fat Greek BBQ Company - Specialises in authentic BBQ mediterranean food. A selection of the finest cuts off meat, barbecuing simultaneously over charcoal.

From 4pm onwards.

31
Aug

Summer Sessions & Street Food

Rory O'Kane - A local musician and artist, with such a unique voice and brilliant acoustic talent, a night not to be missed.

The Rub - Wood Smoked BBQ- Bringing wood smoked meats to the streets! MK based covering the local area and London. Real wood smoked BBQ.

From 4pm onwards.

September

14
Sep

Summer Sessions & Street Food

Alex Early - Born and bred from Bedford who began singing at the age of 15. Who now has been playing for over 10 years, at various venues, festivals all across the country.

A Vegetative State - 1st appearance from Milton Keynes based vegan food company, serving you dirty vegan burgers, Korean jackfruit tacos, ‘slaw dogs, mac’n’cheeze and much more.

From 4pm onwards.

21
Sep

Summer Sessions & Street Food

Amii Dawes - A Northampton based musician who has previously performed at The Black Lion for a lovely, serene acoustic set.

The Big Fat Greek BBQ Company - Specialises in authentic BBQ mediterranean food. A selection of the finest cuts off meat, barbecuing simultaneously over charcoal.

From 4pm onwards.

28
Sep

Summer Sessions & Street Food

Pete Watkins - Come and listen to the amazing human jukebox who knows every song you can imagine, he's a Black Lion favourite who knows how to get the crowd up and moving.

Wilson’s Street Food - Provide restaurant quality food throughout Milton Keynes and beyond. At Wilson’s Street Food you will find ‘Bistro in a Bun’ and a range of traditional favourites with an original twist.

From 4pm onwards.