Sports | Educational | Music | Theatre | Children | Art | Charity | Business | Misc « All Events This event has passed. Leigh Regatta – BACK ON! September 14, 2014 @ 10:30 am - 5:00 pm Free « Memory Walk 2014 Chas and Dave at Cliffs Pavilion » NOTICE: The Leigh Regatta is back on! Having previously been cancelled due to a lack of volunteers, the Leigh Regatta is now back on with the help of The Leigh-on-Sea Lions Club who are now running the event. Leigh Regatta 2014 The Leigh Regatta in Leigh-on-Sea is an annual charity event organised by the three Scout/Explorers groups based in the Old Town. Each year, the event raises money for an additional nominated charity as well as for the local Scout groups around Southend-on-Sea. This year it will be run by the Leigh-on-Sea Lions Club. They invite any local charities or recognised voluntary groups to participate with a free stall. They are not accepting commercial traders or food vendors on the day. Applicants must provide full liability insurance and risk assessments covering their activity. Closing data for application is 31st August 2014. You can contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more information. The Old Leigh High Street will close for the whole day, allowing the Leigh Regatta to take full advantage of the space for all the entertainment, craft stalls, side shows, competitions and water events. Leigh Regatta Entertainment: Essex Yacht Club and Leigh Sailing Club Full Racing Programme Lower Thames Rowing Club Taster Sessions for Beginners Leigh Beach Punch and Judy Face Painting Balloon Modelling Arts & Craft Sessions for children Scouts’ Tea Stall Peter Optical Scouts’ Welly Hoying Competition Foundry Car Park Leigh Lions’ Barbecue Scouts’ Krazy Kitchen Lions’ Pig Race Scouts’ Coconut Shy Strand Wharf 10:30 – Salvation Army Service 12:00 – Hoy Shanty Crew 13:00 – Slow Loris 14:00 – Arfur Do & the Toe Rags 15:00 – Grand Reunion 16:00 – Famous Potatoes Real Ale Bar Victoria Car Park Hot Shanty Crew Peter Optical Salsa Heart Simply Seafood Live Entertainment all day The Crooked Billet Live Entertainment until late The Peter Boat Live Entertainment until late What a fabulous way to spend a weekend with the family. And it’s FREE! + Google Calendar+ iCal Export Details Date: September 14, 2014 Time: 10:30 am - 5:00 pm Cost: Free Event Categories: Art, Charity, Children, Music, Sports Event Tags:Seaside Website: http://www.ridgeweb.co.uk/leigh_regatta.htm Organiser Leigh-on-Sea Lions Club Email: email@example.com Website: http://www.leighlions.co.uk/ Venue Old Leigh Old Leigh, High Street Leigh-on-Sea, Essex SS9 2EN United Kingdom + Google Map « Memory Walk 2014 Chas and Dave at Cliffs Pavilion » If you have an event you would like to see featured on the Events Calendar, please contact us with the event details and we will get back to you shortly.