Category: Venues

New Year Party Venues in Essex

Sugar Hut New Year Party 2013

Soon Essex will be celebrating New Years Eve (NYE). There are a lot of great parties all over the county to chose from, from events at social clubs, pubs and restaurants to more extravagant party venues which are open to the public. Here is our run down of some of the best New Year Eve parties in…

Princes Theatre, Clacton

Princes Theatre Town Hall, Station Road, Clacton on Sea, Essex, CO15 1SE Tel: 01255 686633 The Princes Theatre is the largest multi-purpose entertainment venue in North Essex. The Theatre’s home is the impressive Clacton Town Hall. Children under 2 can be admitted free of charge if they are to be seated on a parent’s lap. Children…

Cressing Temple Barns

Cressing Temple takes its unusual name from the medieval monks of the Knights Templar who founded the two vast wooden barns, which form the centrepiece of this delightful rural estate. Cressing Temple Witham Road, Cressing, Braintree, CM77 8PD Sat nav postcode: CM77 8PB Tel: 01376 584903 Web: www.cressingtemple.org.uk E-mail: [email protected] The two huge barns and surrounding buildings…

Cliffs Pavilion in Southend

Southend Theatres provide a stunning range of live entertainment, music and theatre in the heart of Southend-on-Sea . The Cliffs Pavilion is open from 10am seven days a week. Cliffs Pavilion Station Road Southend-on-Sea Essex SS0 7RA Box Office: 01702 351135 https://southendtheatres.org.uk Cliff’s is one of Essex’s most popular music and comedy venues and always shows…

Ingatestone Garden Centre

Established in 1938, Ingatestone Garden Centre has matured through the seasons into one of the most popular destination garden centres around. Renowned for the superb quality of our plants, our beautiful mature gardens, and the expert knowledge from our friendly staff (some of whom have been with us for several decades), we strive daily to…

Royal Gunpowder Mills

The Royal Gunpowder Mills in Waltham Abbey is an important heritage site with a remarkable true story.  The charity which runs the attraction is committed to conserving and sharing the fascinating 300 year history with future generations. The Royal Gunpowder Mills are set in 170 acres of Alder woodland and this part of the site…

East Anglian Railway Museum

The EARM is a living heritage site based at Chappel railway station. We are situated on the edge of breathtaking Constable Country and adjacent to one of the largest railway viaducts in Eastern England. (Registered Charity No 1001579) Chappel and Wakes Colne Station, Wakes Colne, Essex, CO6 2DS Telephone 01206 242524 Fax: 07040 903276 http://www.earm.co.uk

Chelmsford Theatre Workshop / The Old Court Theatre

The Old Court Theatre 233 Springfield Road Chelmsford Essex CM2 6AT Web: chelmsfordtheatreworkshop.wordpress.com Twitter: @CTW_online The Old Court Theatre is located opposite HMP Chelmsford. It is a ten minute walk from Chelmsford train station which is on the mainline to London Liverpool Street, a ten minute walk from Chelmsford town centre and is easily accessible from the…

The Loop

The Loop is in the heart of Chelmsford on Tindal Square. It has regular acoustic nights, blues music, comedy and rock. Since opening The Loop has been a favourite place in town for music lovers and hardcore ravers. It specializes in house and deep house on Saturdays with old school and classics on a Friday,…

Cramphorn Theatre in Chelmsford

Chelmsford Theatres

The Cramphorn Theatre in Chelmsford forms part of Chelmsford’s music, theatre and cultural centre. They have regular lunchtime music, plays, musicals, drama comedy evenings, films, lectures and talks, dance, opera, concerts and a Christmas panto.

Chelmsford Gigs and Music Venue Guide

Chelmsford City is not famous for its music scene, but there are a few venues around where you can watch a variety of bands, from blues and jazz through to Brit-pop and rock. Most venues are small pubs and bars, although the larger theatres do put on some shows too. Here are the main places…

The Loop Brings Music Back To Chelmsford

The Loop

Chelmsford has a dedicated music and comedy venue again, as The Loop has opened on Tindal Street, opposite Shire Hall, where Ancient Lights used to be. The launch party was on Saturday 16th February 2013. The Loop replaces Hooga (previously called Barhouse).

Best Nightclubs in Essex

2 Essex girls at a nightclub

Essex is a prime spot for some excellent nightclubs. With the bright lights of London just across the horizon many Essex clubs attract a variety of celebrities and sports personalities. Here is our list of the hottest clubs in Essex at the moment.

Evoke Superclub in Chelmsford

Chelmsford’s newest nightclub is officially opening on Saturday 7th July. Evoke is a “super club” and will provide a range of music all week. The £2.5 million development has an ice bar, lounge and state of the art £100,000 sound system and lights. It will host the country’s top DJ’s and also showcase live acts.