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Welcome to Wakes Colne Green

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

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Everything you need to know if you're visiting Wakes Colne Green as a visitor or a resident.

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Forthcoming events in Wakes Colne Green

circus of Horrors - voodoo
Charter Hall

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: 8.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 012062 802020
Mum2mum Market Nearly New Sale
St Helena School

Mum2mum Markets are award winning indoor nearly new sales where parents sell their preloved toys clothes and equipment for babies and children under 6. At our Colchester sale we will have around 30 stalls with tons of high quality nearly new items…

Location: 6.6 miles away
Category: Car Boot Sales

Springtime Swing
Marks Tey VIllage Hall

An evening of music and dancing fund‐raising for St Helena Hospice. Refreshments from Jacquelines Tea Room.Tickets £10 in advance £12.50 on the door.Available from Jacquelines Tea Room 14 Short Wyre Street ColchesterOr call Karen on 01473 312232 e‐mail karensweetingswingband.co.uk…

Location: 4.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01473 312232
The Floyd Effect
Arts Centre Colchester

Pink Floyds recording career spanned almost three decades and for its 10th Anniversary The Floyd Effect has chosen two of the bands most remarkable albums to create The Bell And The Moon tour 2018. Spotlighting the music of The Division Bell 1994…

Location: 7.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01206 500900
Fawlty Towers Interactive Dinner Show Braintree Es
The Essex Golf and Country Club

Join us for the dinner event of the year which combines fine food and classic comedy action as Basil Sybil and Manuel do their very best to look after you the only way they no how. Chaos and mayhem are served in…

Location: 3.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01772 691284
Essex Cross Country 10k Series - Danbury Park
Woodhill Road

. Prizes for the fastest 5 Male and Female competitors. Goody bag for every competitor. The race will be a chip timed event with results being posted online shortly after the race. The Danbury Woods 10k is part of the Essex 10k…

Location: 17 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 02076 847185
Inflatable 5k Obstacle Course Run
Chelmsford City Racecourse

Chelmsford we are coming back in 2018 Get ready to experience the ultimate 5k inflatable obstacle run in the UK. The course is packed with the some of the largest and most extreme inflatable obstacles ever created.Pit your wits against ten giant…

Location: 12 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 02033 717156
Sweeney Entertainments Presents The Best of Wham!
Mercury Theatre

SWEENEY ENTERTAINMENTS PRESENTS THE BEST OF WHAMStarring CRAIG WEBB Sweeney Entertainments brings a fantastic new show to venues across the UK featuring the very best of George Andrew Pepsi and Shirlie ‐ The Best of WhamCan it really be 37 years since…

Location: 7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01366 380333
Barn Dance
The Delphi Centre

Barn Dance at the refurbished Delphi Centre Featuring a live Barn Dance Band Pluck n Squeeze a four piece band from Stowmarket with caller.This evening will be full of fun and plenty of laughs.A ploughmans supper will be served and included in…

Location: 7.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07909 993799

Tourist Attractions

Colchester Zoo

Colchester Zoo has some of the best cat and primate collections in Europe. See a White Tiger eye to eye in White Tiger Valley, or get closer to the Zoo's Chimpanzees at Chimp World. The Zoo received special recognition for its work on projects across the board…

Gainsborough House

The museum and art gallery at the birthplace of Thomas Gainsborough. Gainsborough's House, the only birthplace of the great British artist open to the public in Britain, opened as a museum in 1961. It shows a large collection of his paintings, drawings and prints as well…

Paycocke House

A fine 16th century timber‐framed house, and one of the jewels among the many interesting buildings in Coggeshall and is a legacy from the town's prosperous Wool Age.Coggeshall was also famous for its lace, examples of which are displayed inside Paycocke's House. There is a very attractive…

Boydells Farm

Boydells Dairy Farm is a small working farm, run by the Threadgold family consisting of Roy and Cherry, with son Kiley in partnership. The farm is open to the public and specialises in sheep milking. Set in the beautiful North Essex countryside only an hour's drive from central…

Colchester Castle

A visit to Colchester Castle Museum takes you through 2000 years of some of the most important events in British History. At the museum you can see real mosaics, go inside the foundations of the Roman temple that once stood here and take part in a story tour…

Colne Valley Railway

Sample the atmosphere and take a ride on an award winning period country railway. A pretty line, relocated station buildings, signal boxes and bridges all lovingly restored and rebuilt. A large and varied collection of operational vintage steam and diesel engines, carriages and wagons that represent much of…

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