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.

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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

Haydn: Nelson Mass | Royal Choral Society
Chelmsford Cathedral

.Haydns Nelson Mass was composed in 1798 against a backdrop of fear as Napoleons army fought its way to Austria. Haydn didnt know it but while he was writing this choral masterpiece originally called Missa in Angustiis or Mass for Troubled Times…

Chelmsford Comedy Club Live TV Comedians @The Lion
The Lion Inn

.The Comedy Club As seen On TV is one of the most recognised and respected names in the comedy Industry and over the last 26 years has worked across the UK and Abroad with the best of the best.On Thursday 10‐11‐22 they…

Chelmsford Comedy Club Christmas Party Night
The Lion Inn

If you are looking for the best Christmas Party Nights in Essex then look no furtherFor 2 Nights only 5th and 6th December 2023The Ultimate Christmas Comedy Party Nights are back at the Lion Inn for 2023 Forget those boring Karaoke tribute…

Vivaldi Four Seasons at Christmas
Chelmsford Cathedral

Enjoy an outstanding musical evening in the run‐up to Christmas with a performance of Vivaldis timeless classic The Four Seasons in the spectacular candlelit setting of Chelmsford Cathedral.Featuring some of the UKs most exceptional performers the The Piccadilly Sinfonietta will…

TEL: 03336 663366
Chelmsford Careers Fair | 12th September 2024
Chelmsford City Racecourse,

.Are you looking for a new careerThe Chelmsford Careers Fair will offer candidates from all backgrounds experience and education levels the opportunity to speak to representatives from an abundance of local employers all in one place.Why attendBy participating in the Chelmsford Careers…

Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01252 983140

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: 30/09/2023 03:46:11