What's on inHockley

Welcome to Hockley

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

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Forthcoming events in Hockley

Dr Feelgood + The Roosters
Touchline Live Music

We are delighted to welcome back Dr. Feelgood at Christmas 2018 for what is now a Touchline Festive Tradition.Touring pretty much continuously since 1973 Dr Feelgood always give 100 of the finest British rhythm and blues to make you feel good.Performing such…

TEL: 07775 761406
Jackie Wilson Says
Touchline Live Music

Its the Jackie Wilson Says...Xmas PartyThey have the authentic energy and vitality of the great soul bands of the 60s and 70s.A twelve piece line‐up including 4 brass and 3 singers creates a massive classic wall of sound.Jackie Wilson Says ... are…

TEL: 07775 761406
Limehouse Lizzy
Touchline Live Music

Renowned for an action‐packed pyrothechnic‐fuelled explosion of a show Limehouse Lizzy continue to keep the spirit of Celtic rock icon Philip Lynott and his band Thin Lizzy alive well and dominating stages worldwide. Attention to…

Martin Turner ex Wishbone Ash
Touchline Live Music

WISHBONE GOLD ‐ Spring Tour 2019Celebrating the 50th anniversary of the formation of the original Wishbone AshFeaturing full performance of Wishbone Ashs classic 1976 album New EnglandFresh from 201718 shows which have featured Wishbone Ashs seminal albums Argus Theres the Rub and…

TEL: 07775 761406

Tourist Attractions

Adventure Island

There is a magical not‐so‐far away land where you can ride upon dragons, be sucked into a Vortex, come face to face with Beelzee Bob, ride the rapids on the Raging River, witness the fury of the Paraoh, in fact everyday a new magical adventure.We are easy to…

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,…

Sealife Adventure

There's so much to sea New displays throughout 2004 There is no greater advenutre than the one that takes place beneath our seas and oceans on our beautiful blue planet. The amazing diversity of creatures that live beneath the waves is truly amazing and many…

Kids Kingdom

Kids Kingdom has approximately 8,000 square feet of play including a 14 foot vertical drop slide and our own 14 foot JELLY MOUNTAIN as well as obstacle course climbs and run.And a dedicated pre‐school area which has soft play and small twist slides. We have a fully equipped…

Southend Pier

After passing through the award winning new Pier entrance, take a bracing walk, or ride on the Pier train, along the worlds longest pleasure pier. Enjoy extensive and unique views of the Thames Estuary coastline.Why not try fishing, or bird watching. Take a moment to discover the various…

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…

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