Sports | Educational | Music | Theatre | Children | Art | Charity | Business | Misc Past Events › Sports Events Search and Views Navigation Show Events Search Events Search Events From Search Event Views Navigation View As ListMonth « Previous Events June 2016 Wild Woods Day 2016 June 4, 2016 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm Hockley Woods, Hockley Essex SS5 United Kingdom + Google Map Free Enjoy a day of discovery in Hockley's ancient woodlands with Rochford District Council's annual Wild Woods Day, now in its 13th year! Families can expect a packed programme full of fun activities and entertainment in the stunning surroundings of Hockley Woods. Wild Woods Day activities include: The Climbing Wall Archery Rare Owls Smoothie Bike Axe Throwing Bushcraft Tent Building Pioneering Storytelling with Beatrix Potter Fancy Dress, Face Painting and Arts & Crafts Bear Hunt Story Trail Tennis and Cricket Paintballing… Find out more » Euro 2016 Family FanZone June 11, 2016 @ 3:00 pm - 10:30 pm Garon Park Southend-on-Sea, Essex SS2 4FA United Kingdom + Google Map £10 If you're not lucky enough to be heading off to France in June, then the perfect substitute awaits Three Lions fans in Southend. One Saturday 11th June 2016 for one day only, Garon Park will be transformed into a vibrant and unique Euro 2016 Family FanZone, which promises fun and excitement for all the family. A giant 12 square metre outdoor HD screen will be broadcasting the England v Russia and Wales v Slovakia Euro 2016 openers live. Radio Essex… Find out more » July 2016 London to Southend Bike Ride 2016 July 17, 2016 Victoria Park, Tower Hamlets London, E3 5SN United Kingdom + Google Map £20 Come and join Bike Events on the 'FUNdraising' ride for the British Heart Foundation: 52 miles through the quiet lanes and villages of south Essex. Starting in East London, you're soon out of town and after stops along the way for lunch and tea, you'll reach the Finish in the pretty gardens of Priory Park, Southend where you can relax and enjoy refreshments, music and sports massage before making your way home - Southend Victoria railway station is close by. Start… Find out more » Davis Cup Trophy Tour comes to Southend! July 24, 2016 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm Southend Leisure & Tennis Centre, Garon Park, Eastern Avenue Southend-on-Sea, Essex SS2 4FA United Kingdom + Google Map Free As part of the celebrations for winning the Davis Cup, the Trophy is being taken on a nationwide tour and will be in Southend on the 24th of July! Visit Southend Tennis & Leisure Centre for your chance to see the Trophy and even have your photo taken with it! There will also be opportunities to take part in various "come and try" sessions which will be available throughout the morning. FREE sample sessions will include: Cardio Tennis Wheelchair Tennis Tots… Find out more » Relay For Life: Family Fun Day 2016 July 30, 2016 @ 12:00 pm - 8:00 pm Garon Park Southend-on-Sea, Essex SS2 4FA United Kingdom + Google Map Free Join us for a fabulous Fun Day at this year's Relay For Life at Garon Park! It's sure to be an amazing afternoon for all the family, with lots to see and plenty to do!Including: Inflatables Balloon Modellers Stilt Walkers Face Painters Live Music with Dancers (including Faith from The Voice UK, who will also be hosting Lip Sync Challenge) and Choirs Rock & Roll Bingo Craft, Gift and Challenge Stalls Family Entertainment There will also be various food outlets… Find out more » Great Pier Swim 2016 July 31, 2016 Chalkwell Beach £35 Take part in Havens Hospices Annual Great Pier Swim 2016! A challenging distance of 3.3k in open water, through the structure of the longest pleasure pier in the world, starting at Chalkwell Beach and finishing at Jubilee Beach. Choose between the Wet Suit and Non Wet Suit category, both being chip timed, and all finishers will receive a medal and trophies in certain categories. The Great Pier Swim 2016 starts at 10am. For Junior Swimmers, there will be a Seal… Find out more » August 2016 Island To Island Mud Run 2016 August 27, 2016 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm Old Leigh, Old Leigh, High Street Leigh-on-Sea, Essex SS9 2EN United Kingdom + Google Map Havens Hospices' Island To Island is back for 2016! Get your friends and family together to take part in the Island To Island Mud Run, and help raise vital funds to support Havens Hospices and the amazing work that they do. There will be two routes to choose from, both provide an adventurous clamber through thick mud in the beautiful location of Old Leigh. The run itself will be a uniquely fun but challenging experience as you sludge through the… Find out more » September 2016 Tweed Ride 2016 September 4, 2016 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm Belfairs Woodland Centre, Eastwood Road North Leigh-on-Sea, Essex SS9 4LR United Kingdom + Google Map Free The Southend Tweed Ride is back for the 6th year running! So get your tweed on, or your finest vintage attire, and join the Tweed Ride 2016 for a leisurely social jaunt about town. (Dressing up is optional, but encouraged!) The Tweed Ride will meet at Belfairs Woodland Centre at 2pm, or Priory Park at 2:30pm, and finish at Southchurch Park approximately 3:15pm. There will also be opportunity for Afternoon Tea. Though participation in the Tweed Ride 2016 is FREE,… Find out more » Havens To Havens Walk September 18, 2016 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm Little Havens Hospice, Daws Heath Road Benfleet, Essex SS7 2LH United Kingdom + Google Map £10 Walk to remember a loved one, walk to keep fit, or walk for a fun family day out. Join us this Autumn for a five or ten mile walk starting from Little Havens Hospice, through Thundersley's woodlands, historical Hadleigh, Old Leigh and Chalkwell's coastline enjoying a lovely cream tea at the midway point at Fair Havens Hospice. You'll be supporting Havens Hospices every step of the way. Prices: Adult - £10 Child (3-12 years) - £5 Family Ticket (2… Find out more » July 2017 Southend Colourthon 2017 July 1, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm Chalkwell Park, London Road Chalkwell, Southend-on-Sea, Essex SS0 8NB United Kingdom + Google Map £20 The Colourthon is one of the top fundraising events in Essex, with over £1.35 million pledged benefiting over 700 charities to date. Take part in the Southend Colourthon 2017, in its 10th year, and raise money for ANY registered charity. Dress as brightly as your imagination allows! There are charity spot prizes for those who impress the organisers with their costumes! Walkers will meet at Chalkwell Park and set off on a course around the Southend, Westcliff, Leigh and Chalkwell areas.… Find out more » « Previous Events + Export Events 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.