Events

Southend Bandstand Performances

5th May 2018 - 30th September 2018 - Every week at 15:00 - 17:00
The event will be held in Bandstand, Priory Park, Victoria Avenue, Southend-on-sea, and is Free to attend.

Southend Bandstand Concerts 2018

Happening today, 19th July 2018

Veterans: A Shared Experience

25th March 2017 - 28th July 2018 - 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.

This powerful exhibition explores the experiences, memories and sacrifices of local Veterans.

High Street General Market

4th January 2018 - 20th December 2018 - 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.

Southend Walk This Way Health Walks - Priory Park

4th January 2018 - 27th December 2018 - 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.

David Watkins

1st March 2018 - 1st March 2019 - Every day
The event will be held in Artists' Studios, Station Road, Westcliff-on-sea, Essex, SS0 7RA , and is Free to attend.

Focal Point Gallery is pleased to present a temporary public artwork by Southend artist David Watkins.

Room Escape - The Curse of The Mummy's Tomb

13th April 2018 - 4th August 2018 - Every day
The event will be held in Room Escape Southend, 12 West St, Southend-on-Sea SS2 6HJ, and is £15.00 per person to attend.

Hidden deep in the sands of time a secret tomb as been unearthed.

Storyrhymes - Southchurch Library

19th April 2018 - 19th July 2018 - Every week
The event will be held in Southchurch Library, 221 Lifstan Way, Southend-on-Sea, SS1 2XG , and is Free to attend.

Children from birth to 5 years old can enjoy the magic of stories and rhymes with their parents/ carers every Thursday.

Storyrhymes - Leigh Library

19th April 2018 - 19th July 2018 - 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.

Children from birth to 5 years old can enjoy the magic of stories and rhymes with their parents/ carers every Thursday.

Construction

11th November 2017 - 10th November 2018 - 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 exhibition explores notions of construction in Fashion, image creation and persona.

Robert Hallmann: Urban Landscapes and Real People

26th May 2018 - 21st July 2018 - 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 to attend.

In 1945, when Robert Hallmann was ten years old, the War passed through his native village in Westphalia, (Germany) losing many of the houses to Allied phosphor grenades.

Laurel and Hardy Pop Up Shop

8th June 2018 - 2nd September 2018 - Every day
The event will be held in Southend Pier, Western Esplanade, Southend-On-Sea, SS1 1EE, and is Usual Pier Admission price applies to attend.

Laurelandhardygifts.com are delighted to announce the opening of a new pop up shop within a beach hut at the end of Southend Pier.

Ambleside Artists Exhibition

28th June 2018 - 23rd July 2018 - Every day
The event will be held in The Forum, Elmer Square, Southend-on-Sea, SS1 1NE, and is Free Entry to attend.

The Forum Space will be hosting a colourful and varied exhibition by the Ambleside Artists.

Pints Comedy: Edinburgh Fringe Previews

2nd July 2018 - 29th July 2018 - Every day at 19:30
The event will be held in Twenty One, Unit 21, Pier Approach, Western Esplanade, Southend-on-Sea, SS1 2EH, and is £5 per show, £20 all shows to attend.

Pints Comedy will be bringing Edinburgh Fringe to your doorstep.

No.4 Paintings by Markie Shed, Otto Shed & David Crawford

7th July 2018 - 25th August 2018 - Every day
The event will be held in Beecroft Gallery, Victoria Avenue, Southend-on-Sea, SS2 6EX, and is Free to attend.

This exhibition consists of a selection of large scale garden studies, nearly all of which have two things in common.

Southend Art Trail

12th July 2018 - 15th August 2018 - Every day
The event will be held in Southend High Street, and is Free to attend.

From artists who have never shown before to seasoned exhibitors, around 40 artists will be displaying amazing artwork in town centre businesses.

Southend Pride

14th July 2018 - 21st July 2018 - Every day
The event will be held in Various, and is N/A to attend.

Pride is coming to Southend-on-Sea.

George Morl: Precious Boys

14th July 2018 - 8th September 2018 - 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.

Precious Boys acts as a testament to the emotional stability of adolescent men, as a voice for our isolated and lonely men in which they are free to expose their vulnerable selves.

Park Lives 2018

17th July 2018 - 4th October 2018 - Every day
The event will be held in Various, and is Free to attend.

More than 30 FREE sessions are on offer from the end of July through the Summer and into September 2018.

Jersey Boys

17th July 2018 - 28th July 2018 - Every day
The event will be held in Cliffs Pavilion, Station Road, Southend-on-Sea, Essex, SS0 7RA, and is Various to attend.

The internationally acclaimed stage sensation, Jersey Boys is working its way back to Southend in 2018!

Nature Tots: Squirrel Squad

19th July 2018 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.

Belfairs Pre-school aged club for under 5's.

Lights, Camera, Action!

19th July 2018
The event will be held in Palace Theatre, 430 London Road, Westcliff-on-Sea, SS0 9LA, and is Adults £18.00, Concessions £12.00 to attend.

The Morgan Academy of Performing Arts presents Lights, Camera, Action!, our dance and performing arts show.

Essex Poetry Collective

19th July 2018 at 19:30 - 22:30
The event will be held in Twenty One, Unit 21, Pier Approach, Western Esplanade, Southend-on-Sea, SS1 2EH, and is Free to attend.

Essex Poetry Collective was formed in 2018 by Sadie Davidson, Jacques Bottjer, Jay Laker and Dauda Ladejobi with the simple aim of not scheduling poetry events on the same night.