Horse racing at Chelmsford City Racecourse

Chelmsford City Racecourse

Participants wading through the mud

Maldon Mud Race ©Tom McGahan

Participants climbing through obstacles in a race

©Nuclear Wild Forest

An audience seated in front of an orchestra in an auditorium

Saffron Hall

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Braxted Park Christmas Market 2020

Following on from the massive success of our Christmas Market in 2018 Braxted Park Estate are…

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27th November 2020-29th November 2020
How refugees saved Colchester

In the sixteenth century, large numbers of skilled craftspeople from lowland Europe made their way…

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24th September 2020
Halloween Family Trail

Uncover beastly facts and see the spooky sights of Marks Hall Estate this half term. Can you spot…

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24th October 2020-1st November 2020
Stow Maries at War

This national-level living-history event focussing on the British Armed Forces of the Great War…

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3rd October 2020-4th October 2020
Evening Sculpture Tour

Enjoy a tour of some of the unique sculptures at The Gibberd Garden after visitors have left. An…

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23rd September 2020

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23rd September 2020
Extended Season:  Autumn Colour Month

The Gibberd Garden will stay open through 30 Sept until 25 Oct on Wednesdays and Sundays, 2pm-5pm…

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30th September 2020-25th October 2020
Clacton Airshow

2021 will once again see our award winning seafronts and west greensward be transformed over two…

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26th August 2021

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27th August 2021
Gary Meikle - Surreal

“After his meteoric rise through the ranks, Scottish Comedy Award winner and viral sensation Gary…

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2nd April 2021
Jason Donavon - "Even More Good Reasons"

Jason can’t wait to play his first music concert tour in four years with his ‘Even More Good…

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16th September 2021
Paul Smith: Changed

A lot has changed for Paul in recent years. Join him for his 3rd and largest ever tour of the UK…

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15th April 2021
10CC - All the Hits and More

The legendary 10cc have announced a mammoth 25-date UK tour for Autumn 2020, performing the hits…

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24th April 2021
T100 Calling Walking Festival

Kinetika's 6th T100 walking festival is this year a call to action in response to the climate…

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13th September 2020-27th September 2020
Large Model Airshow

After the success of last year, we are delighted to welcome back, our Large Model Airshow,…

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19th September 2020-20th September 2020
Spooky Audley End

Gather your little monsters for a ghoulishly good day out at Audley End this half term. Follow the…

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24th October 2020-1st November 2020
Spooky Woodland Walks at Audley End

As the days grow shorter and the nights get longer, bring your family to join our ghost-hunting…

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29th October 2020-31st October 2020
Visit the Vulcan Day

Come along and see Vulcan XL426 at our Visit the Vulcan Day at London Southend Airport on 20…

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20th September 2020
Essex Beauty Show

The Essex Beauty Show will be running for the very first time on the 4th - 6th June 2021, bringing…

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4th June 2021-6th June 2021
Christmas Invitation to View

Come and enjoy a festive tour with the owners book on 01935 690823

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3rd December 2020
Largest Indoor Christmas Event

100 unique stalls from clothing to jewellery to handbags to footwear, from wellness stalls to…

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29th November 2020
Guide Walk: Victorian Colchester at Christmas

'Tis the season to be jolly! The Victorians invented many of the Christmas traditions we love and…

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12th December 2020

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12th December 2020
Christmas Gift Fair

To enquire about booking a stall please call 01371 830783.

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21st November 2020-22nd November 2020

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4th December 2020-8th December 2020
Christmas Market

Come join us at The Colchester Town Hall Christmas Market. Stalls will include cards, festive…

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6th December 2020
Walking Tours

A guided walking tour around the out-of-bounds part of the Royal Gunpowder Mills

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17th October 2020

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21st November 2020
Stamp Sale

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7th November 2020

This Month

How refugees saved Colchester

In the sixteenth century, large numbers of skilled craftspeople from lowland Europe made their way…

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24th September 2020
Evening Sculpture Tour

Enjoy a tour of some of the unique sculptures at The Gibberd Garden after visitors have left. An…

Openings

Season

23rd September 2020

Season

23rd September 2020
Extended Season:  Autumn Colour Month

The Gibberd Garden will stay open through 30 Sept until 25 Oct on Wednesdays and Sundays, 2pm-5pm…

Openings

Season

30th September 2020-25th October 2020
T100 Calling Walking Festival

Kinetika's 6th T100 walking festival is this year a call to action in response to the climate…

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Season

13th September 2020-27th September 2020
Large Model Airshow

After the success of last year, we are delighted to welcome back, our Large Model Airshow,…

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19th September 2020-20th September 2020
Visit the Vulcan Day

Come along and see Vulcan XL426 at our Visit the Vulcan Day at London Southend Airport on 20…

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20th September 2020
Open Gardens: Feeringbury Manor *CANCELLED*

Open Gardens at Feeringbuy Manor

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24th September 2020-25th September 2020
Optics Day (Extra dates)

Come and look at our range of binoculars, telescopes, eyepieces, tripods and accessories. Expert…

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20th September 2020
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