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

28
FEB
Healing Hearts Spiritual Centre
Bulphan Village Hall

Every Tuesday an evening of Clairvoyance Private one to one Readings Psychic Surgery Healing withHealing Hearts Psychic Surgeons limited slots 6.10‐8pm stalls and much more. Doors open at 6.00pm for Private Readings and Psychic Surgery all on a first come first served…

Location: 3 miles away
Category: Religious and Spiritual

TEL: 07956 171822
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28
FEB
Roald Dahl's Fantastic Mr Fox
The Orchard Theatre

A Nuffield Southampton Theatres and Curve Production in association with Lyric HammersmithROALD DAHLsFantastic Mr Fox Adapted for the stage by Sam HolcroftYou know as well as I do: no‐one outfoxes a fox Boggis Bunce and Bean three greedy smelly horrid farmers hate…

Location: 7.4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01322 220000
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28
FEB
Les Miserables
Queen's Theatre

Boublil and Schonbergs Les Misrables is a legendary production which tells the story of a mans search for redemption in 19th century France.The award‐winning score features the song I Dreamed a Dream sung as a…

Location: 7.4 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

02
MAR
Blood Donation Session
Sidcup Working Mens Social Club

We are holding a blood donation session at Sidcup Working Mens Social Club on Thursday 2nd March 2017 and have appointments available between 13.45 ‐ 16.30 & 17.30 ‐ 20.00.To book an appointment please call us on 0300 123 23 23 or…

Location: 12.7 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 03001 232323
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02
MAR
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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03
MAR
Probably The Best Comedy Songs In The World Ever
Brookside Theatre

The Brookside Theatre is proud to welcome back the incredibly talented Pat and Dave of Isosceles in their hilarious tribute to the best comedy songs ever written.An evening of unremitted laughter featuring the greatest comedy songs ever written from the likes of…

Location: 9.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01708 755775
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04
MAR
Chris Ramsey
The Orchard Theatre

Fresh from a complete sell‐out twice extended 2012 tour multiple appearances on Celebrity Juice and 8 Out of 10 Cats and a starring role in BBC Two's Hebburn Chris embarks on a brand new tour…

Location: 7.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

04
MAR
Not The Rolling Stones
Brookside Theatre

The Rolling Stones are one of the greatest rocknroll bands in the world. Their appeal is universal their sound is all their own ‐ and theyve been going strong for over half a century.NOT THE ROLLING STONES are not just another Stones…

Location: 9.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01708 755775
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05
MAR
Record and CD Collector Fair - Orpington
Crofton Halls

These events are held at Crofton Halls Crofton Road Orpington next to the railway station and only 20 mins from Central London on the first Sunday of every month. All genres from years gone by to present day. The fair has…

Location: 14.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07742 953200
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06
MAR
Dreamboats And Petticoats
The Orchard Theatre

Based on popular songs from the fifties and early sixties Dreamboats and Petticoats was written by Laurence Marks and Maurice Gran and first performed in 2009. A relatively new musical well over a million people…

Location: 7.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

08
MAR
An Evening with Hazel O'Connor
Brookside Theatre

A very special evening with award‐winning singer songwriter Hazel OConnor joined here by Clare Hirst Bellestars Communards David Bowie on sax and Sarah Fisher Eurythmics on keyboards. The superb blend of the three voices and stunning musicianship adds a sweet touch of…

Location: 9.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01708 755775
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09
MAR
80’s Invasion Tour 2017
Central Theatre Chatham

Due to overwhelming public demand after this years hugely successful run the 80s Invasion tour is back in 2017 with four iconic artists from the decade performing on the same bill. The new line‐up features Paul Young ‐ one of the most…

Location: 11 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02072 843444
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10
MAR
The Trembling Wilburys
Touchline Live Music

This superb 7‐piece band is the UKs first & best tribute to rock supergroup the Traveling Wilburys featuring a line‐up of top vocalists and musicians who perfectly recreate the unique sound & style of the amazing band created in 1988 by George…

Location: 14.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07775 761406
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11
MAR
Just Like That! The Tommy Cooper Show
Brookside Theatre

Hambledon Productions with the kind support of The Tommy Cooper Estate and Vicky Cooper present JUST LIKE THAT THE TOMMY COOPER SHOW.Tommy Cooper was a true comic genius. His impeccable timing misfiring magic trademark fez and quick‐fire gags made him an international…

Location: 9.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01708 755775
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11
MAR
The Winter Social Festival 2017
The Kent County Showground

Revealing another heavy‐duty line‐up that sees Seth Troxler Sven Vth and Steve Lawler join festival founder Nic Fanciulli The Winter Social is the UKs biggest indoor house and techno festival and maintains the same party ethos as its summer counterpart ‐ The…

Location: 17 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 00000 000000
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14
MAR
The Crucible
The Orchard Theatre

Sell a Door Theatre Company and Queens Theatre Hornchurch in association with Les Thtres de la Ville de Luxembourg present Arthur Millers The Crucible One of the twentieth centurys landmark plays Arthur Millers The Crucible stands as both a historical record and…

Location: 7.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01322 220000
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17
MAR
BASILDON 30s to 60s PARTY for Singles & Couples
Ye Olde Plough House

NEW & UNMISSABLE 30s to 60s party nights for singles and couples with top DJ playing your favourite chart and dance music from 80s to date. From 8.30pm till 1am at Ye Olde Plough House in The Monks Barn Brentwood…

Location: 3.4 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 08003 134441
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18
MAR
Authenticity 2017 - Women's Conference
Park Inn by Radisson, Thurrock

‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐This year we will be talking about our Worth and Worthiness. Why Were glad you asked. You see there is an epidemic of insecurity stemming from a low or lack of self‐worth in the world today. YOUR INVITATIONCome to be challenged inspired…

Location: 2.2 miles away
Category: Religious and Spiritual

TEL: +447733 853928
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18
MAR
Essex Police Choir Charity Concert
Hylands School

The Choir sings a wide‐ranging repertoire which includes songs from the shows spirituals popular music and traditional secular music.Since the formation of the Essex Police Choir in 1989 it has established a reputation for fine singing both in this country and abroad.…

Location: 15.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01245 380719
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19
MAR
Lee Nelson
The Orchard Theatre

Hello u blurb readin legend Its Lee Nelson here from off ur tele im coming to a crap town near u with my brand new WELL NEW TOURits gonna b bigga betta …

Location: 7.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

20
MAR
Gartner Data and Analytics Summit
InterContinental London - The O2

Data & analytics are taking centre stage as the single most powerful catalyst for change in the enterprise. This event embraces the full range of information and analytics challenges you face.Lead in the Age of Infinite PossibilitiesData and analytics are taking center…

Location: 12.6 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: +4402088 792430
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21
MAR
The Wedding Singer
The Orchard Theatre

Its 1985. Hair is huge greed is good and rock‐star wannabe Robbie Hart Jon Robyns: Avenue Q Legally Blonde is New Jerseys favourite wedding singer. When his own fiance dumps him at the altar a seriously bummed out Robbie makes every wedding…

Location: 7.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01322 282054
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23
MAR
That's Life - The Frank Sinatra Story
Brookside Theatre

The authentic show takes you from his first early recordings with the big bands his rise fall and the women notorious connections and collaborations that assured his rise again to international stardom in a spectacular career spanning 70 years. Frank Cognoscenti assumes…

Location: 9.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01708 755775
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24
MAR
Derek Acorah - Whispers From Heaven Tour 2017
Brookside Theatre

Derek Acorah is one of the foremost names in the world of Psychic Phenomena as well as a celebrity author and performer like no other. The pioneer for Spiritualism and Mediumship on television he is arguably the worlds most renowned Spirit Medium…

Location: 9.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01708 755775
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24
MAR
Remus Down Boulevard
Touchline Live Music

Born in Canning Town London Dennis Stratton early in life was a promising schoolboy footballer who was briefly on the books at West Ham United until at the age of 16 he took up playing guitar. A keen fan of the East…

Location: 14.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07775 761406
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25
MAR
Chelmsford - Introduction to Wedding Photography C
Unshaken Photography Training

Wedding photography course Chelmsford Essex 1 day ‐ £195 The perfect introduction to wedding photography. You may be completely new to wedding photography or have shot a few weddings but are keen to take your skills to the next level. Our one…

Location: 16 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01245 494258
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25
MAR
Equestrian Tabletop Sale
Hodsoll Street and Ridley Village Hall

Equestrian Table Top Sale of tack and equestrian related items in the friendly and warm and dry atmosphere of Hodsoll Street and Ridley Village Hall Sevenoaks Kent TN15 7LE near Wrotham.Saturday 25th March 2017 9:00‐11:00 setting up from 8:00Come along to buy…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01732 823175
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26
MAR
Mr Bloom
The Orchard Theatre

Bring your tiddlers along and join Mr Bloom and the Veggies on their first ever live tour. Mr Bloom and his Veggies are getting the Nursery ready for a very special occasion ‐ a member of the Royal family is paying them…

Location: 7.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01322 282054
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28
MAR
Noel and Gertie
The Orchard Theatre

This is a telegram exchange between Noel Coward and Gertrude Lawrence sent in 1930:Gertie: Play opens tomorrow. Bring a friend. If you have one.Nol: Cannot make opening night. Will come second night. If you have one.Noel & Gertie is a warm and…

Location: 7.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01322 282054
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31
MAR
Soul Night Dinner & Entertainment
Best Western Atlantic Hotel

Music to soothe your Soul on a Friday NightSpend a night with enjoying the dulcet tones of JD Fitzgerald along with a 3 course sit down meal.we dont expect you to be sitting down AFTER the meal ;A night not to be…

Location: 17 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01245 268168
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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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