What's on inBrentwood

Welcome to Brentwood

Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting Brentwood - our guide to events and days out is just the ticket.

Whether you're looking to brush up on local history at a museum, enjoy local arts, watch some sport, or listen to live music, you're sure to find things to do in Brentwood to suit all the family, whatever the weather.

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Forthcoming events in Brentwood

25
JUL
Bubblemania Week
Barleylands Farm Park and Craft Village

Six weeks of summer at Barleylands kicks off with Bubblemania Experiment with coloured bubbles create giant bubbles and join in the countdown for the bubble cannon shoot out. Plus as always the farmyard fun continues with a full timetable of animal activities…

Location: 5.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01268 532253
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25
JUL
WRS Resistance Sliding
The Liberty Romford

The Liberty Shopping Centre in Romford is offering people from across the county the chance to win a £500 donation to a charity of their choice simply by participating in its summer WRS Resistance Sliding activity.Weininger Resistance Sliding WRS is a popular…

Location: 5.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01244 320677
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25
JUL
Les Miserables
Queen's Theatre

Boublil and Schonbergs Les Misrables is a legendary production which tells the story of a mans search for redemption in 19th century France.The award‐winning score features the song I Dreamed a Dream sung as a…

Location: 5.1 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

28
JUL
HEALING HEARTS PSYCHIC SURGEONS
Bulphan Village Hall

Healing Hearts Psychic Surgeons are a unique groupwho are leading the way in high energy spiritual healing. Each of our Psychic Surgeons has their own high energy guides who can work with them and independently. Our guides use techniques not available on…

Location: 5 miles away
Category: Religious and Spiritual

TEL: 07455 227100
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29
JUL
BRENTWOOD Over 30s 40s & 50s PARTY
Ashwells Country Club

Dance romance meet new people make new friends from 8.30pm till 1.30am at this fab party night for Over 30s 40s & 50s VERY Popular Party Nights with top DJ playing your favourite chart and dance music from 80s to date.…

Location: 2.9 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 08003 134441
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29
JUL
Only Fools and 3 Courses
Thurrock Hotel

Join us for the dinner event of the year which combines fine food and classic comedy action as Marlene and Boycie invite you to a Gala Dinner.Only Fools and 3 Courses Dinning Invitation.Join us for the Dinner event of the year which…

Location: 8.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01772 691284
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30
JUL
Carousel Du Magic
Brookside Theatre

Welcome to the CAROUSEL DU MAGIC... a fairground experience like no other Grand Illusions zany juggling special effects audience participation and a whole lot more Nothing is what it seems at CAROUSEL DU MAGIC... the hottest new variety show in townThe world‐renowned…

Location: 5.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01708 755775
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01
AUG
Family Hoedown
Barleylands Farm Park and Craft Village

Put on your cowboy hat and join in the special hoedown sessions. Learn family line dancing and play traditional horseshoe and coconut shy games. Plus as always the farmyard fun continues with a full timetable of animal activities including lamb bottle feeding…

Location: 5.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01268 532253
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02
AUG
Healing Hearts Spiritual Centre
Bulphan Village Hall

Every Tuesday an evening of Clairvoyance Private one to one Readings Psychic Surgery Healing withHealing Hearts Psychic Surgeons limited slots 6.30‐8pm stalls and much more. Doors open at 6.20pm for Private Readings and Psychic Surgery all on a first come first served…

Location: 5 miles away
Category: Religious and Spiritual

TEL: 07956 171822
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05
AUG
THEYDON BOIS Over 30s 40s & 50s PARTY
Theydon Bois Golf Club

NEW & UNMISSABLE Over 30s 40s & 50s party nights for singles and couples with top DJ playing your favourite chart and dance music from 80s to date. From 8.30pm till 1am at Theydon Bois Golf Club Theydon Road Epping Essex…

Location: 10.4 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 08003 134441
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06
AUG
KIDZ FEST: Family Summer Festival in Essex
Orsett Showground

. TICKETS NOW ON SALE FOR KIDZ FEST FESTIVAL This Summer join us for a unique weekend full of fun at Orsett Showground EssexThe Kidz Fest festival will host an array of interactive activities and performances across several themed zones to inspire…

Location: 7.6 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 08452 305255
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07
AUG
Summer INSPIRE Activity at The Liberty
The Liberty Shopping Centre

As part of the centres Romford to Rio summer activities residents from across the borough are being encouraged to submit images of things that inspire them from people or places to treasured objects or motivational words ‐ and share them on…

Location: 5.9 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL:
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08
AUG
Deadly Creatures Week
Barleylands Farm Park and Craft Village

Joined by our in‐house experts Snakes Alive come eyeball to eyeball with some of the scariest snakes spiders and critters. Join in special demonstrations and extra hands on fun. Plus meet fearsome birds of prey. Its all part of Deadly Creatures Week.…

Location: 5.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01268 532253
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11
AUG
The Comedy Club Chelmsford
The Lion Inn

The Comedy Club Club Chelmsford at The Lion Inn on Thursday 11th August. 4 Top Comedians as Seen on TV.James Redmond:Emmerdale ITV Hollyoaks Ch4 Casualty BBC1 Never Mind the Buzzcocks BBC2 Celebrity Who Wants to be a Millionaire ITV1 Soccor AM Sky1.James…

Location: 13.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02033 761112
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12
AUG
RAYLEIGH New!! Over 30s 40s & 50s PARTY
The Rayleigh Club

NEW & UNMISSABLE Over 30s 40s & 50s Party Nights for Singles and Couples with top DJ playing your favourite chart and dance music from 80s to date. THE place for Over 30s 40s & 50s to dance romance meet new…

Location: 12.8 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 08003 134441
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15
AUG
Crazy Entertainer Week
Barleylands Farm Park and Craft Village

Were so excited to welcome back zany childrens entertainer Skittleman wholl be performing shows at intervals throughout each day with magic balloon modelling and mini discos There will also be a full schedule of extra activities to join in including decorating and…

Location: 5.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01268 532253
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17
AUG
The Rise and Fall of Little Voice
Brookside Theatre

The Brookside Theatre Company in association with Strictly Theatre are proud to present the Olivier award‐winning comedy The Rise and Fall of Little Voice. Written by Jim Cartwright The Rise and Fall of Little Voice is a sparkling night of music divas…

Location: 5.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01708 755775
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20
AUG
ABFEST
Barking Park

The Afrobeats Festival consists of two stages live entertainment great food and numerous activities for the little ones.AB Fest is an outdoor summer festival celebrating African music and culture. The artists performing are all contributors to the UKs afro‐beat scene whether it…

Location: 10.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07712 670644
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20
AUG
ABFestUK (Afro-beats Festival)
Barking Park

The Afrobeats Festival day consists of two stages live entertainment great food and numerous activities for the little ones.AB Fest is an outdoor summer festival celebrating African music and culture. The artists performing are all contributors to the UKs afro‐beat scene whether…

Location: 10.4 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: +447903 984590
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20
AUG
Dirty Dozen Races - London East
Barleylands Farm

. Dirty Dozen Races is known for being the home of big obstacles but thats just a small part of who we are; we started Dirty Dozen Races to help people lead a fitter and healthier lifestyle with 3 distances to choose…

Location: 5.9 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 02071 938614
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20
AUG
Essex Jurassic Adventure Trek & Pop Up Restaurant
WEALD PARK

. Travel back 200 million years deep into the wilderness for a jaw‐dropping Jurassic adventure this August in Brentwood Essex.At the start of your journey you will meet knowledgeable explorers who will guide you through a Forgotten Land. Learn all about the…

Location: 2.2 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 08452 305255
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20
AUG
My Magical moment - Party with Elsa & Superhero
Trinity Church - Hall

PARTY WITH ELSA & SUPERHERO: 2:00‐3:00 & 3:15‐4:15 ‐Surprise Superhero Appearance for boys‐party games‐Sing‐alongs‐party sweet‐Photo opportunity with our SuperheroQueenPrincess‐Professional photoshoot available ‐FREE cupcake & juice for each ticketPurchase your party tickets in advance for £4.99childParty tickets at the door: £5.99childStallholders: Dates: Aug…

Location: 4.7 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 07941 583346
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20
AUG
V Festival 2016 Extras
Hylands Park Chelmsford

V Festival 2016 Extras at Hylands Park Chelmsford in Chelmsford on Saturday 20 August 2016. Whats the best thing about going to watch V Festival 2016 Extras live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest…

Location: 8.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

22
AUG
Ultimate Inflatables Week
Barleylands Farm Park and Craft Village

Boiiing Discover huge inflatables in the Farm Park including bouncy castles slides a jungle run and take the space hopper challenge. There will also be lots of extra activities to join in including decorating and eating a biscuit.Plus as always the farmyard…

Location: 5.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01268 532253
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26
AUG
Veronica's Room
Brookside Theatre

Baroque Theatre Company present this chilling spine‐tingling mystery thriller by Ira Levin author of Rosemarys Baby and Deathtrap. An absorbing spiders web entwining fantasy and reality. Dare you enter Veronicas RoomThe story begins in 1973; Susan Kerner a young Boston college student…

Location: 5.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01708 755775
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27
AUG
Alice in Burgerland Pop Up Restaurant
WEALD PARK

But I dont want to go among mad people Alice remarked.Oh you cant help that said the Cat: were all mad here. Im mad. Youre mad.A note to all The Mad Hatter cordially invites you to join him Alice and the Queen…

Location: 2.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 08452 305255
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27
AUG
Chas & Dave
The Orchard Theatre

Chas & Dave are selling out theatres all over the UK following on from their hit album Thats What Happens on Warner Brothers Records.Over the past two years they have headlined the royal variety show sold out the Royal Albert Hall London…

Location: 12.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01322 220099
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27
AUG
NOW THAT's A FESTIVAL
CENTRAL PARK

. Now Thats a Festival brings together some of the most well‐established named acts from across the decades to perform in Dagenhams Central Park East London for a fun‐packed weekend of music and dance. This must see festival is hosted by TVs…

Location: 7.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02085916920 (opt4)
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27
AUG
The Rollin' Stoned
The Towngate Theatre

. They have been revered by both Stones fans for their authenticity and the real Stones who booked them for the bands birthday. Famed Rock and Stones photographer Gerard Mankowitz also concurs calling the band just like the real thing.The costumes are…

Location: 6.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02082 391425
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28
AUG
ESSEX MUSIC COMPETITION – OPEN MIC UK 2016
Marconi Social Club

Auditions for the exciting Open Mic UK Essex music competition are coming to The Marconi Social Club in Essex. The Essex music competition is brought to you by Future Music who are responsible for discovering acts such as Birdy Jacob Banks Lucy…

Location: 10.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02380 526699
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Tourist Attractions


Barleylands Farm

Barleylands Farm Centre is accessed from our large, free car park. Children of all ages can meet and feed our friendly farm animals, ride the mini tractors around the farm and let off steam in the adventure play area. Come along and visit the chicks in the hatchery,…

Langdon Visitor Centre and Nature Reserve

460 acre nature reserve including former plotlands, managed by the Essex Wildlife Trust. A remaining plotland home, The Haven has been restored in 1930's style.Shop, refreshments, displays and events.Admission: Free. Donations welcome.Open: Tue‐Sun every week, plus Bank Holidays…

Brentwood Ski & Snowboard Centre

Ski Slopes at Brentwood Ski & Snowboard Centre in Brentwood, Essex. Contact venue on telephone number 01277 211994 for Ski Slope opening times, entrance costs and ski hire.…

Epping Ongar Railway

We are both the longest heritage railway in Essex and the closest to London, easily accessible via the tube network.Our vintage buses start from the front door of Epping Underground station, whisking you back in time to our period stations with steam and diesel hauled heritage trains.All three…

Ingatestone Hall

Open to the public on certain days during the summer, this 16th‐century building was built for Sir William Petre in 1558 and was visited by Elizabeth I in 1561. One of the finest Tudor mansions in the country and the seat of the present Lord Petre, it is…

North Weald Airfield Museum

North Weald Airfield Museum is situated at what was the main entrance of the famous Battle of Britain Fighter base ‐ RAF North Weald, near to the Essex town of Epping and easily accessible from London. Adjacent to the still very active airfield, from which on most summer…

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