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, 21st April 2018

Southend Planetarium

7th January 2017 - 29th December 2018 - Every week
The event will be held in Southend Central Museum, Victoria Avenue, Southend-on-Sea, SS2 6EW, and is Adult £5.00, Concession £4.00, Family Ticket £16.00 to attend.

Southend Planetarium offers visitors an unique experience and can seat around 20 people.

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.

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.

Alexandra Leykauf 'Caprona'

20th January 2018 - 22nd April 2018 - 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 and Southend Libraries and Museums are pleased to present a series from Alexandra Leykauf's Research Fellowship.

Other Voices, Other Rooms

20th January 2018 - 22nd April 2018 - 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.

Focal Point Gallery is pleased to present the first solo exhibition in a public gallery of the British artist Paul Anthony Harford.

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.

'The Everyday & The Estuary' by MJ Jennings

5th April 2018 - 1st May 2018 - Every day
The event will be held in The Forum, Elmer Square, Southend-on-Sea, SS1 1NE, and is Free to attend.

As part of an on-going project documenting his new hometown, photographer MJ Jennings presents an inspiring and evocative selection of images of Southend-on-Sea.

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.

Vic Ellis: The People’s Choice

14th April 2018 - 7th 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 Entry to attend.

Vic Ellis was, during his lifetime, Southend-on-Sea's favourite artist.

David Hurrell

14th April 2018 - 14th 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 Entry to attend.

David draws inspiration from his rural locality, feeling a connection with this corner of England and strongly linked to its history.

Kiss Me Kate Presented By SODS

18th April 2018 - 21st April 2018 - Every day
The event will be held in Palace Theatre, 430 London Road, Westcliff-on-Sea, SS0 9LA, and is Various to attend.

Leading man, director and producer Fred Graham is reunited with his ex-wife, Lilli Vanessi, when the two are forced to play opposite one another in a production of Shakespeare’s Taming of the Shrew.

Southend Arts Council: Visual Arts Exhibition

21st April 2018 - 18th May 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.

Southend Arts Council launch their Visual Arts Exhibition which is this year being held at the Beecroft Art Gallery in the downstairs area next to the Jazz Museum.

Mission X

21st April 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 £5.00 per child to attend.

Love Science? Love Space? Calling all 7 - 12 year olds!

Movie: Big Band Special – Ralph Gleason’s Jazz Casual

21st April 2018 at 14:00
The event will be held in Beecroft Gallery, Victoria Avenue, Southend-on-Sea, SS2 6EX, and is Free Entry to attend.

Ralph Gleason’s Jazz Casual: Thad Jones, Mel Lewis Band & Woody Herman Band

The Hollies A Highway Of Hits Tour 2018

21st April 2018 at 20:00
The event will be held in Cliffs Pavilion, Station Road, Southend-on-Sea, Essex, SS0 7RA, and is £31.50, £30.50, £25.50 to attend.

This band created some of the best songs ever.