What's on inChelmsford

Welcome to Chelmsford

Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting Chelmsford - 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 Chelmsford to suit all the family, whatever the weather.

Tourist information Chelmsford

Tourist Information

Everything you need to know if you're visiting Chelmsford as a visitor or a resident.

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Forthcoming events in Chelmsford

Anglia Ruskin University Summer Fete

Join us on Saturday 29th September for food games glitter and sunshine Try your hand at crazy golf hula hooping and volley ball. Enjoy some retro favourites from coconut shy to giant lawn games and once thats made you nice and hungry…

Category: Family Events

TEL: 01245 493131
Speed Dating in Chelmsford
The Liquorist Chelmsford

Chelmsford Speed DatingHow speed dating in Chelmsford worksA great event to go to is Speed Dating in Chelmsford. How it works is our friendly professional hosts will greet you and they will settle you in by briefly explaining the format…

Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 02380 784694
Frost Fair at Hylands House 2018
Hylands House

Frost Fair at Hylands House 2018Hylands House Chelmsford Essex CM2 8WQFriday 30th November ‐ Sunday 2nd December.The Fair takes place in the beautifully renovated Neo‐Classical elegant villa Hylands House in floored carpeted and heated marquees. Father Christmas will also be therePrices ‐…

Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01487 814800
Pedal for The Js 2019
Admirals Park

It is the 10th year of this busy event which is popular with cyclists of all abilities ‐ from novice riders through to experienced teams from cycling clubs ‐ and raises money for The Js Hospice.You have a choice of three circular…

Category: Sports

TEL: 01245 475474

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,…

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…

Hyde Hall Gardens

RHS Garden Hyde Hall was donated to the Society in 1993. Nearly 40 years of work has brought it from a windswept hill with just six mature trees, to the present day Garden of 24 acres. The Garden contains the National Collection of Viburnum and an attractive plantsman's…

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…


Reds Nightclub in Chelmsford, Essex.Contact venue on telephone number 01245 494600 for opening times, entrance costs, guest list information and special offers.…


Zeus Nightclub in Chelmsford, Essex.Contact venue on telephone number 01245 493400 for opening times, entrance costs, guest list information and special offers.…

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Want to see what other attractions to visit when in Chelmsford? See our list of attractions in Chelmsford, including theme parks, castles, historic houses, zoos and many more family days out.

Updated: 22/09/2018 04:51:42