• Fathers DayDate for your diary - Sunday 17th June 2017
  • Easter HolidaysDates for your diary - Saturday 1st to Monday 17th April 2017

What's on in Essex

 

Your what's on guide to events in Essex featuring a wide range of upcoming local events with something to suit all ages, interests and budgets! From high profile international events to family style entertainment and attractions with a decidedly local flavour, the county of Essex has a fine reputation for hosting successful events with huge popular appeal.

 

Recently added events

May27
Jul14
19:30 - 23:00
Hylands Park
Jul13
19:30 - 23:00
Hylands Park
Jul12
19:30 - 23:00
Hylands Park
May27
27/05/2017 - 28/05/2017
Brightlingsea Sailing Club
Jun9
Stoke by Nayland Hotel, Golf & Spa
May4
Stoke by Nayland Hotel, Golf & Spa
May3
Stoke by Nayland Hotel, Golf & Spa

 

Upcoming events

Mar25
25/03/2017 - 25/06/2017
The View
Mar29
29/03/2017 - 01/04/2017
Headgate Theatre
Mar31
09:00 - 16:00
Colchester High Street
Apr1
All Saints Church Maldon
Apr1
01/04/2017 - 23/04/2017
Wyevale Garden Centre Braintree
Apr1
Promenade Park
Apr1
09:00 - 16:00
Colchester High Street

 

Essex Events at Your Fingertips

If you're feeling bored, at a loose end maybe, or just looking for something completely different to do this weekend in the county of Essex, you've come to the right place!

 

We invite you to check out our Essex Events Calendar for a line-up of exciting events and family fun attractions that are bound to put the smile of anticipation back on your face.

 

Ideas and Suggestions

School Holidays & Family Events

Parents, panic not; we've got it nailed as far as keeping the kids occupied during the long school holidays and half-term breaks is concerned. The county of Essex is really geared up to catering for children of all ages with fun, budget conscious activities and family-oriented events. Let us point you in the right direction.

 

Themed Events

Essex County can lay claim to a concentration of themed events such as lifestyle events, air shows, car shows, beer festivals and 'foodie events, etc. More hands-on possibilities include skills' workshops (with cookery courses and wine tasting events being particularly popular!).

 

Local Essex Attractions

The Essex social calendar is cram-packed all year round with top attractions offering the potential for some great days out as well as winning weekends. Possibilities include car boot sales, village fairs, carnivals and charity events, local festivals, agricultural shows and animal attractions, wedding fairs and open days, pub events and quiz nights and so much more.

 

Sporting Events & Outdoor Pursuits

Essex plays host to a huge range of crowd-pulling sporting events. So, if you fancy a slice of the action, you'll find it, right here on your doorstep, whatever sport you're into.

 

Seasonal Events

With such an enticing selection of seasonal events taking place in Essex, there's no excuse why you shouldn't celebrate in style, whatever the occasion. Christmas, New Year, Easter, Bank Holidays, Mother's Day, Father's Day, Valentine's Day, Halloween, Bonfire Night, or maybe a landmark birthday, you're sure to find oodles of inspiration to please all members of the family. Go on; mark those special dates on the calendar, today!

 

Live Entertainment

Essex attracts more than its fair share of major live events and big name performances. The ever popular 'V' Festival for which the county of Essex is well renowned is a prime example. Tickets for not-to-be missed events tend to sell out early; but fear not, we can give you the heads-up on forthcoming live music events, concerts and gigs, top tribute nights, as well as live comedy and theatre events, at a click of a button, here on the Guide.

 

 

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