What's on inOrsett


Welcome to Orsett

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

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Forthcoming events in Orsett

23
NOV
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 psychic surgeon guides who can work with them and independently. Our guides use techniques not available on…

Location: 3 miles away
Category: Religious and Spiritual

TEL: 07455 227100
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23
NOV
The Circus of Horrors - Voodoo
civic Centre

After taking to the road over 22 years ago and touring all over the world the phenomenon returns with its latest brand new incarnation Voodoo.The spectacular features an amazing amalgamation of bizarre & fantastic circus acts acts all woven into a sensational…

Location: 1.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08444 993666
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24
NOV
BRENTWOOD 30s to 50sPlus PARTY
Ashwells Country Club

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

Location: 10.6 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 08003 134441
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24
NOV
Too Rex
Touchline Live Music

TooREX featuring the incredible Bobby T as Marc Bolan bring back the Glam Rock era of the early seventies with a spell binding show that covers most of Marc Bolans career from the early hippy period of Tyrannosaurus Rex to the megastar…

Location: 14.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07775 761406
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25
NOV
The ELO Encounter
Brookside Theatre

Roll over Beethoven the UKs greatest Electric Light Orchestra tribute band has arrivedDrawing inspiration from all of ELOs phases ‐ from their spectacular debut single 10538 Overture to their seminal concept album Time ‐ THE ELO ENCOUNTER combine lighting projections lasers and…

Location: 9.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01708 755775
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26
NOV
Bexleyheath Comedy
Bexleyheath Conservative Club

Our headliner for this Bexleyheath Comedy Show is the irresistible Rudi Lickwood As always theres a great supporting lineup direct from the London Comedy Circuit featuring Suzy Bennett Marc Lucero Ian Lane & Andy Gleeks Show contains adult humour. So be prepared…

Location: 10 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08009 992044
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26
NOV
ESSEX SECRET WEDDING FAIR Sunday 26th November 11a
Hylands House

The theme of the show revolves around exclusivity and luxury atop secret wedding show like no other. Blending the elegance of a select group of exhibitors to dazzle and wow our brides surrounded by landscaped parkland Hylands offers the best of both…

Location: 14.7 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 02034 880809
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30
NOV
Priff Sticks Live
Villager Pub

The Priff Sticks are a fantasic Rock and Indies band with a fantastic lead vocalist.You wont be disapointed along with free entry and cheap drinks all night.…

Location: 12 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07768 448827
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01
DEC
Fort Horsted - Ghost Hunt
Fort Horsted

Fear At Fort HorstedEnter the darkness of this eerie abandoned military fort built to supress the territorial ambitions of France and Germany in the mid 1880s. It was decided by the government that 5 forts in total be constructed aroundsouth east England…

Location: 12 miles away
Category: Religious and Spiritual

TEL: 07985 532620
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07
DEC
Codes Of Faith Exhibition-Where Arts Meets Religio
London

Be prepared to get into the true festive spirit of Christmas as Laura I. Gallery is delighted to host Codes Of Faith for the second year running.Opening on the 7th of December 2017 it is one of the most inspirational art exhibitions…

Location: 12.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07979 683901
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08
DEC
Imagine The Beatles
Touchline Live Music

SO MAY I INTRODUCE TO YOU IMAGINE...THE BEATLESOne of the UKs leading Beatles tribute bands ...Musically no detail is overlooked to re‐create the true sound and excitement of The Beatles with every song performed totally live and its original key. Visually their…

Location: 14.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07775 761406
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08
DEC
We Three Kings of Rock n Roll
Brookside Theatre

Following on from its sell out show last Christmas WE THREE KINGS OF ROCK N ROLL return to the theatre this December by popular demand.Three West End performers present live on stage a high‐energy high‐octane tribute show packed full of classic hits…

Location: 9.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01708 755775
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09
DEC
Cinderella Pantomime
The Orchard Theatre

You are cordially invited to the biggest Royal Ball of the year as a sumptuous production of Cinderella takes to the stage of The Orchard Theatre in an unmissable Christmas treat. With over 30000 theatregoers attending pantomime at The Orchard Theatre each…

Location: 7.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01322 220000
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09
DEC
House of Stand Up Presents Orpington Comedy
Rosecroft Social Club

Orpington Comedy is on the second Saturday each month. This regular comedy night starts at 8:00pm with great nosh served from 7:00pm. Doors open at 6:30pm with a fully licensed bar at club prices.Our headliner this month is the talented award winning…

Location: 13.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08009 992044
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09
DEC
Mum2mum Nearly New Market Bexley, Sidcup
Mum2mum Nearly New Market Sidcup, Bexley

At our event you can buy top quality pre‐loved baby childrens 0‐6 years maternity and pregnancy goods and equipment at a fraction of their high street price all great brands in top condition.Come along & grab a bargainNeed to declutter Why…

Location: 11.7 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL:
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14
DEC
The Rollin Stoned
The Beaverwood Chislehurst

Including Jumping Jack Flash Paint It Black Not Fade Away and Satisfaction.Expect a minimum two hour show with rockin all the way and spectacular costume changes. They have been described by The Times as better…

Location: 13.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

16
DEC
Dr Feelgood + The Roosters
Touchline Live Music

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 hits as including Milk And Alcohol Down At The Doctors and Roxette the Doctors will see you nowDr…

Location: 14.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07775 761406
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16
DEC
Valentines Park Santa Dash
Valentines Park

When: 16th December 2017Where: Valentines Park Ilford London IG2 6EATiming: Chip timed.Course: 5km.Race start time: 10:00AMRegistration: Race Village Race Entry Includes: Technical T‐shirt MedalGoody Bag Santa SuitPrize: First 5 Male and Female Runners Facilities: KM Markers ‐ Marshals ‐ Water Station ‐…

Location: 13.3 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 07740 554190
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27
DEC
Absolute Bowie
The Beaverwood Chislehurst

There will only ever be one David Bowie he was unique in every way and an inspiration to millions. Absolute Bowie Europes Finest David Bowie Tribute continue to celebrate the life and music of the Starman with a spectacular show uniting Bowie…

Location: 13.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02087 619078
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26
JAN
U2-2
Touchline Live Music

U2‐2 are the Worlds greatest and longest running tribute to U2.Formed in 1992 the band were known as Achtung Baby for many years and over 23 years they have performed over 1000 times spanning three continents. Some of U2 2s past shows…

Location: 14.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07775 761406
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31
JAN
Psychic Night
The Kings Head Hotel

International Clairvoyant‐Medium Tracy Fance Presents: Psychic Night An evening of 1‐2‐1 clairvoyant psychic tarot and mediumship readingswith Tracy Fance Clairvoyant‐Medium and friends.A psychic reading is a wonderful way to reconnect with those who have passed but it can also guide you for…

Location: 10 miles away
Category: Religious and Spiritual

TEL: +441227 749759
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03
FEB
CHCC YA Fest
Chadwell Heath Community Centre

Chadwell Heath Community Centre Robert Jeyes Community LibrarypresentsYA FestComing 3 to 4 February 2018. Celebrate the fantastic world of Young Adult literature including: TheCorr Sisters;Katharine CorrandElizabeth Corrin aYA villians panel In conversation with Edgar Award and Anthony Award nominee and Jeff Goldblum…

Location: 10.5 miles away
Category: Literature and Books

TEL: 02087 242492
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03
FEB
Mum2mum Market Nearly New Sale
Hylands School

Mum2mum Markets are award winning indoor nearly new sales and have been running in Chelmsford for over 3 years. At our Chelmsford sale we will have around 40 stalls of high quality nearly new items and a small selection of businesses offering…

Location: 16.1 miles away
Category: Car Boot Sales

TEL:
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08
FEB
Psychic Night - Birling
The Nevill Bull

International Clairvoyant‐Medium Tracy Fance Presents: Psychic Night An evening of 1‐2‐1 clairvoyant psychic tarot and mediumship readingswith Tracy Fance Clairvoyant‐Medium and friends.A psychic reading is a wonderful way to reconnect with those who have passed but it can also guide you for…

Location: 13 miles away
Category: Religious and Spiritual

TEL: +441227 749759
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14
FEB
An Ellen Kent Production: La Traviata
The Orchard Theatre

A tragic tale of searing passion and memorable music that tells of the passionate loves and life of the consumptive courtesan Violetta.Opera & Ballet International proudly presents an Ellen Kent Production with international soloists highly‐praised chorus and full orchestra.VerdiLA TRAVIATAStarring the international…

Location: 7.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01322 220000
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19
FEB
Psychic Night - Chatham
The Robin Hood

International Clairvoyant‐Medium Tracy Fance Presents: Psychic Night An evening of 1‐2‐1 clairvoyant psychic tarot and mediumship readings with Tracy Fance Clairvoyant‐Medium and friends. A psychic reading is a wonderful way to reconnect with those who have passed but it can also guide…

Location: 12.4 miles away
Category: Religious and Spiritual

TEL: +441227 749759
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31
MAR
Maidstone Tattoo Extravaganza 2018
Kent Event Centre

Following on from the amazing success we had with the first Maidstone Tattoo Extravaganza we have secured the bigger Maidstone Exhibition Hall at the Kent showground for three days so please come and join in have more fun than this year watching…

Location: 17 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01622 759179
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07
APR
Heritage Transport Show
Kent Showground

The Heritage Transport Show is for anyone with a passion or interest for vintage vehicles. The Show will feature the popular South East Bus Festival with a display of over 100 vintage buses. Visitors can also ride some of the vintage vehicles…

Location: 17 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01622 633058
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04
MAY
Rock Icons
The Broadway Barking

Rock Icons is an all new energetic live music show that will take you on a musical and visual journey through the eras and evolution of Rock and Classic Rock featuring the music from the worlds most iconic Bands such as Yes…

Location: 12.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02085 075607
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06
MAY
An Ellen Kent Production: Madama Butterfly
The Orchard Theatre

Introducing the celebrated soprano Maria HeeJung Kim from the Korean National Opera Seoul and the international soprano Alyona Kistenyova.Winner of The Best Opera Award Liverpool Daily Post Theatre Awards.Back by overwhelming public demand this award winning Opera returns with exquisite sets including…

Location: 7.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01322 220000
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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,…

Coalhouse Fort

The Thameside Aviation Museum has been based at Coalhouse Fort since 1984 but started life many years earlier in 1974 under the name of The Essex Historical Aircraft Society with our first excavation being carried out in August 11th of that year, on Hawker Hurricane P3518 of 257…

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.…

Crossness Engines

The Crossness Pumping Station was built by Sir Joseph Bazalgette as part of Victorian London's urgently needed main sewerage system. It was officially opened by the Prince of Wales in April 1865.The Beam Engine House is a Grade 1 Listed Industrial Building constructed in the Romanesque style and…

Upnor Castle

This attractive, turreted castle is set in a picturesque village area that is backed by rolling, wooded hills. The castle is fronted by a water bastion jutting out into the River Medway.Upnor Castle was originally built in 1559 as a gun fort on the orders of Queen Elizabeth…

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