Events

Happening today, 29th June 2017

High Street General Market

3rd September 2015 - 1st August 2017 - Every week at 08:30 - 17:30
The event will be held in Southend High Street, and is N/A to attend.

A fantastic open air market in the heart of Southend Town Centre, along the High Street.

Escape Live

1st January 2017 - 1st January 2018 - Every day
The event will be held in Escape Live, 95 Hightstreet, Southend-on-Sea, SS1 1HS, and is Various to attend.

Escape Live is an exciting group game with a difference.

Object in Focus: Japanese Shogi Set

12th April 2017 - 22nd July 2017 - Every day at 10:00 - 17:00
The event will be held in Southend Central Museum, Victoria Avenue, Southend-on-Sea, SS2 6EW, and is Free Entry to attend.

Celebrating the exciting loan of the Horniman Museum’s Japanese Shogi Set.

Southend Walk This Way Health Walks - Priory Park

5th January 2017 - 30th November 2017 - Every week at 13:15 - 13:45
The event will be held in Priory Park, Victoria Avenue, Southend-on-Sea, SS2 6ND, and is Free to attend.

"Walking is the nearest activity to the perfect exercise"...according to Professors Jerry Morris and Adrienne Hardman in our Walking Works report.

The Garden of Remember

10th March 2017 - 30th September 2017 - Every day
The event will be held in Chalkwell Park, London Road, Westcliff-on-Sea, SS0 8NB, and is Free Entry to attend.

Following a great deal of work at Metal Art School, we are proud to announce the launch date of The Garden of Remember.

Citizen of Southend Awards

17th March 2017 - 30th June 2017 - Every day
The event will be held in Various, and is N/A to attend.

The Citizen of Southend Awards are back and celebrating ten years of rewarding selfless and hard working individuals who have contributed to better the Southend community in a variety of ways!

Radical Essex

16th April 2017 - 30th September 2017 - Every day
The event will be held in Focal Point Gallery, The Forum, Elmer Square, Southend-on-Sea, SS1 1NB, and is Free to attend.

Radical Essex is a project that re-examines the history of the county in relation to radicalism in thought, lifestyle, politics and architecture.

Bookstart Storyrhymes at Leigh Library

20th April 2017 - 20th July 2017 - Every week at 09:30 - 10:00
The event will be held in Leigh Library, Broadway West, Leigh-on-Sea, SS9 2DA, and is Free to attend.

Half-hour sessions every Thursday full of stories and nursery rhymes for children under 5 years old and their parents and carers.

Bookstart Storyrhymes at Southchurch Library

20th April 2017 - 20th July 2017 - Every week
The event will be held in Southchurch Library, 221 Lifstan Way, Southend-on-Sea, SS1 2XG, and is Free to attend.

Half-hour sessions every Thursday full of stories and nursery rhymes for children under 5 years old and their parents and carers.

Squirrel Squad

4th May 2017 - 13th July 2017 - Every week at 10:00 - 12:00
The event will be held in Belfairs Woodland Centre, Belfairs Park, Vardon Drive / Eastwood Road North, Leigh-on-Sea, and is £6.00 per child, £4 per sibling to attend.

Come and join us for Squirrel Squad. An under 5's pre-school aged club based around nature, wildlife and the seasons.

Simon Fowler: From the Shore and Beyond

20th May 2017 - 8th July 2017 - Every day at 10:00 - 17:00
The event will be held in Beecroft Gallery, Victoria Avenue, Southend-on-Sea, SS2 6EX, and is Free Entry to attend.

This photographic exhibition at Beecroft was part of Metal’s Estuary Festival 2016.

Maximum Overdrive

20th May 2017 - 10th September 2017 - Every day
The event will be held in Focal Point Gallery, The Forum, Elmer Square, Southend-on-Sea, SS1 1NB, and is Free Entry to attend.

Focal Point Gallery is pleased to present ‘Maximum Overdrive’, an ambitious project that seeks to connect the gallery space to its immediate social context at Elmer Square.

Netpark Wellbeing Project

27th May 2017 - 22nd July 2017 - Every day at 10:00 - 17:00
The event will be held in Beecroft Gallery, Victoria Avenue, Southend-on-Sea, SS2 6EX, and is Free Entry to attend.

Slideshow of digital and traditional art made by participants taking part in the NetPark Wellbeing Project at Chalkwell park.

West Side Story Summer Youth Project

10th June 2017 - 13th August 2017 - Every day
The event will be held in Palace Theatre, 430 London Road, Westcliff-on-Sea, SS0 9LA, and is Various to attend.

The Palace Theatre has been running their Summer Youth Projects for ten years in 2017 and this year, young performers will be taking part in the all-American musical masterpiece West Side Story!

Steve Whittle: Recent Work

24th June 2017 - 22nd July 2017 - Every day
The event will be held in Beecroft Gallery, Victoria Avenue, Southend-on-Sea, SS2 6EX, and is Free Entry to attend.

Delve into the large scale collages and other works from artist Steve Whittle.

California Suite

28th June 2017 - 1st July 2017 - Every day
The event will be held in Palace Theatre, 430 London Road, Westcliff-on-Sea, SS0 9LA, and is Various to attend.

Suite 203-04 at the Beverley Hills Hotel is host to four very different sets of guests.

The Big Health Day with Project 49

29th June 2017 at 10:00 - 15:00
The event will be held in Garons Park, Eastern Avenue, Southend-on-Sea, SS2 4FA, and is Free to attend.

A fun filled day promoting health and well-being for adults with learning disability, their families and carers.

Southend Food Festival

29th June 2017 - 2nd July 2017 - Every day at 11:00 - 22:00
The event will be held in Various, and is Various to attend.

The heart of this brand new festival is a food trail that showcases Southend’s diverse culinary offering.

Only Fools and Three courses - The Sequel

29th June 2017 - 1st July 2017 - Every day at 19:30
The event will be held in Cliffs Pavilion, Station Road, Southend-on-Sea, Essex, SS0 7RA, and is £40.00 to attend.

Lovely Jubbly! Join us for dinner served up Only Fools and Horses style.

An Evening with Local Author Judith Williams

29th June 2017 at 19:30 - 21:00
The event will be held in Belfairs Woodland Centre, Belfairs Park, Vardon Drive / Eastwood Road North, Leigh-on-Sea, and is £5.00 per person to attend.

Enjoy an evening in the company of local author and historian Judith Williams.

Some guys have all the Luck

29th June 2017 at 20:00
The event will be held in Cliffs Pavilion, Station Road, Southend-on-Sea, Essex, SS0 7RA, and is £25.00, £24.00, £19.00 to attend.

Some Guys Have All The Luck is a fantastic theatrical production celebrating the career of one of rocks greatest icons, Rod Stewart – from street busker through to international superstar!

The Roy Orbison Story

29th June 2017 at 20:00
The event will be held in Palace Theatre, 430 London Road, Westcliff-on-Sea, SS0 9LA, and is £26.00, £25.00, £20.00 to attend.

As tribute acts go it's difficult to define this one by the genre it's meant to fall into.

‘My Portrait Gallery’ by Patricia Gibbons The Forum Space: Porthole Wall

29th June 2017 - 24th July 2017 - Every day
The event will be held in The Forum, Elmer Square, Southend-on-Sea, SS1 1NE, and is Free to attend.

A fascinating exhibition of portraits of ‘interesting people’ opens in The Forum Space next week.