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.

Editor's Picks






Forthcoming events in Hockley

26
APR
The Beached Boys
Touchline Live Music

Not just any old Beach Boys tribute band but the UKs No1 most authentic and clever Beach Boys tribute band. The Beached Boys have captured the magic of the Beach Boys.Listen in amazement as they recreate the super summer sounds of Brian…

TEL: 07775 761406
ratingratingratingratingrating
10
MAY
John Otway & Wild Willy Barrett
Touchline Live Music

DONT MISS THIS OPPORTUNITY TO SEE OTWAY AND BARRETT ON THE NEARLY FREE TOUR.This magnetic bond still holdsafter more than 40 years of attempted escapes and still loved for their total in‐yer‐face originality the contrast between the dead pan humour of Barrett…

TEL: 07775 761406
ratingratingratingratingrating
24
MAY
The Roy Mette Band + Dangerous Daydream
Touchline Live Music

THE ROY METTE BAND was forged in the tradition of British BluesRock showing off Roys ample skills on electric guitar and this three piece band plays his own original material and Rory Gallagher covers. Roy is featured on guitar and vocals with…

TEL: 07775 761406
ratingratingratingratingrating
14
JUN
Bon Giovi
Touchline Live Music

Fronted by UKs leading Jon Bon Jovi impersonator Gary Williams. The band have not only toured lengthily around the UK for clients such as Harley Davidson Vodafone Butlins Chicago Rock Cafes Yates Walkabouts The British Motorcycle Federation and Jack Daniels but have…

TEL: 07775 761406
ratingratingratingratingrating
28
JUN
The Alter Eagles
Touchline Live Music

The Alter Eagles are an experienced authentic Eagles tribute band. Formed in 2003 they perform the whole repertoire of Eagles tracks from tasteful country rock ‐ complete with full harmonies ‐ through to hard rocking numbers showcasing the Eagles trademark duelling electric…

TEL: 07775 761406
ratingratingratingratingrating
16
AUG
Heartfakers
Touchline Live Music

In October 2017 the music community lost one of its most iconic songwriters & musicians Thomas Earl Petty who along with his band The Heartbreakers wrote recorded & performed some of the most enduring songs of the last 40 years.Heartfakers aim…

TEL: 07775 761406
ratingratingratingratingrating
27
SEP
Soul Of Santana
Touchline Live Music

Soul of Santana with their meticulously crafted instrumentals and tight arrangements bring back to the masses the classic songs of the legendary guitarist Carlos Santana.With an array of styles and a mixture of musical genres Soul of Santana have perfected the legacy…

TEL: 07775 761406
ratingratingratingratingrating

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…

Want more?

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