Events for 2019
Blackwater Country Show: - 23rd June
The Blackwater Country Show has established itself as one of the most enjoyable family events in the Essex calendar. Situated within a picturesque setting, with two well maintained lakes, it offers a wonderful day out.
An Extraordinary Steampunk Fair 2019: - 21st July
A new steampunk event for 2019 set in the grounds of the East Anglian Railway Museum. The railway museum is an important part of our cultural and industrial heritage, run by a dedicated team of volunteers and enthusiasts.
Orsett Show: - 7th September
Set in 30 acres of Essex countryside in the village of Orsett, the annual Orsett Show is a great day out with attractions for all the family and is one of, if not the, most popular family event in Thurrock. It's one of the oldest one-day Country Shows in England, with the 113th show taking place.
Steampunk Essextraordinaire: - 15th September
Celebrate the origins of steampunk at the Museum of Power. See magificent steam engines,"Marshall" the Lilleshall pumping engine, Victorian Science, Music, Craft stalls, Workshops.
Essex Christmas Fair at Cressing Temple Barns: - 8th, 9th,10th November
Set in the grounds of lovely Cressing Temple Barns between Braintree and Chelmsford in Essex, you can enjoy a huge range of stalls set within the historic barns themselves as well as within marquees and outside stands. You can enjoy browsing, sampling and buying in time for the upcoming Festive Season throughout the weekend.