Local events

 
Date:Sunday 27 July 2014 to Sunday 3 August 2014
Event:Love Hutton festival
Organised by:Hutton Free Church
Location:Hanging Hill Lane, Hutton CM13 2QH map
Details:A mixture of fun and thought-provoking activities and events for people of all ages. Includes craft making, baking, singing, drama, dance, drumming and music worshop and youth cafe.
Contact:01277 654583 Website
 
 
Date:Friday 1 August 2014
Time:11:00 - 15:00
Event:Family Fun Day
Organised by:Brentwood Borough Council
Location:West Horndon Playing Fields, Cadogan Ave, West Horndon CM13 3TU map
Details:Punch and Judy, bouncy castles, small funfair rides, pot-plant making, face painting, music and baby ballet tasters, arts and crafts and storytelling with Beautiful Things and the Chicken and Frog Bookshop, Natural Foundations outdoor play, children's centres toys and activities, sports taster sessions, games and fun for everyone. There will also be a colouring competition at each event which will be judged by the Mayor of Brentwood, Councillor Vicky Davies.
Cost:Free
Contact:01277 312500 Website
 
 
Date:Saturday 2 August 2014
Time:14:00
Event:Summer Fete
Organised by:Dudbrook Hall Care Home
Location:Dudbrook Road, Kelvedon Hatch CM14 5TQ map
Details:Birds of prey display, bric a brac stall, entertainment with Diane Moore
 
 
Date:Saturday 2 August 2014
Time:19:30 - 22:30
Event:The Feelgood Factor
Organised by:Oliver Ward Magic
Location:Brentwood Theatre, 15 Shenfield Road, Brentwood CM15 8AG map
Details:Come in and see close up magic right in front of your eyes by some amazing magicians, then take your seats and enjoy your evening with the magic and comedy.
Cost:£15.00
Contact:Brentwood Theatre Box Office 01277 200305 Website Twitter
 
 
Date:Sunday 3 August 2014
Time:13:00 - 17:00
Event:Remus Memorial Horse Sanctuary Open Day
Organised by:Remus Memorial Horse Sanctuary
Location:Little Farm, Buttsbury, Nr. Ingatestone CM4 9NZ map
Details:Come and see our beautiful 2 new foals born to our blind ponies, enjoy our kids' gymkhana with hobby horses and listen to Midnite Blue while enjoying your refreshments. If it has rained hard prior to the day please ring to check the event is still on.
Cost:£4.00, children under 16 free, Members with cards £3.00
Contact:01277 356191 remusoffice@aol.com Website Facebook Twitter
 
 
Date:Sunday 3 August 2014
Time:21:00
Event:Vigil to mark the aniversary of the beginning of World War 1.
Organised by:St Edmund and St Mary Parish Church
Location:High Street, Ingatestone CM4 9DU map
Details:Vigil to include the reading of the names of the 77 who did not return, a piper playing a lament, Sheila Evill reading from her father's World War 1 diary, a single flautist accompanying one hymn and prayers for peace
Contact:01277 352562
 
 
Date:Sunday 3 August 2014 to Monday 4 August 2014
Event:Commemoration of the 100th anniversary of the start of World War 1
Organised by:St George's Church
Location:Ongar Road, Brentwood CM15 9HR map
Details:At both the 10.30am and 6.30pm services a candle will be lit for commemoration, peace, and for those who still suffer from the wounds of war. Special prayers will be said during the services. On 4th August the Church will be open from 9am-6pm for people to come into and pray, light a candle - and just be still. There will be a Holy Eucharist at 5.30pm for Peace, and for the wounded of all wars since.
Contact:01277 213618
 
 
Date:Thursday 7 August 2014
Time:11:00 - 14:00
Event:Jumble sale
Organised by:St George's Church
Location:Ongar Road, Brentwood CM15 9HR map
Details:Bargains galore - late summer and autumn fashions (don't ask for which year!), Bric-a-Brac, books, DVDs, shoes and bags, toys and puzzles, household items. Light refreshments avilable. The event is in aid of Church Funds.
Cost:30p
Contact:Father Garry Jenkins 01277 213618
 
 
Date:Friday 8 August 2014
Time:11:00 - 15:00
Event:Family Fun Day
Organised by:Brentwood Borough Council
Location:King George's Playing Fields, Ingrave Road, Brentwood CM13 2AQ map
Details:Punch and Judy, bouncy castles, small funfair rides, pot-plant making, face painting, music and baby ballet tasters, arts and crafts and storytelling with Beautiful Things and the Chicken and Frog Bookshop, Natural Foundations outdoor play, children's centres toys and activities, sports taster sessions, games and fun for everyone. There will also be a colouring competition at each event which will be judged by the Mayor of Brentwood, Councillor Vicky Davies.
Cost:Free
Contact:01277 312500 Website
 
 
Date:Saturday 9 August 2014
Time:10:00 - 13:00
Event:Summer Fayre
Organised by:Friends of Wallace Kennels
Location:Budworth Hall, High Street, Ongar CM5 9JG map
Details:High quality jewellery, glassware, porcelain, household items, linen, a plant stall, home made cakes, children's games and toys AND probably the first Christmas Bazaar of the year with gifts and decorations acquired during the year. Admission free.
Contact:Peter Jefferson 01277 821737 info@friendsofwallacekennels.co.uk Website
 
 
Date:Saturday 9 August 2014
Time:19:30
Event:An outdoor screening of Top Gun
Organised by:Essex Outdoor Cinema
Location:King George's Playing Fields, Ingrave Road, Brentwood CM13 2AQ map
Details:Bring your own blankets, chairs and picnics. Food and drink is also available on site.
Cost:£10.00
Contact:Website Facebook Twitter
 
 
Date:Thursday 14 August 2014
Time:19:30
Event:A screening of "Amour"
Organised by:Brentwood Art Cinema Club
Location:Brentwood United Reformed Church, New Road, Brentwood CM14 4GD map
Details:The Club is run by a committee of volunteers on a membership basis and aims to show films, both classics and more recent releases, which are not normally on general release. Refreshments and film notes are available and there is usually an informal discussion after the film.
Cost:£5.00 guest fee or £38.00 for a whole year of 11 films
Contact:Website
 
 
Date:Thursday 14 August 2014
Time:19:30
Event:Mission Eucharist - Bring and Share Supper and Bring and Buy Sale
Organised by:St George's Church
Location:Ongar Road, Brentwood CM15 9HR map
Details:Annual fundraiser on behalf of the Church in Papua New Guinea. There will be a raffle. All welcome.
Contact:Father Garry Jenkins 01277 213618
 
 
Date:Friday 15 August 2014
Time:11:00 - 15:00
Event:Family Fun Day
Organised by:Brentwood Borough Council
Location:Bishops Hall Park, Pilgrims Hatch map
Details:Punch and Judy, bouncy castles, small funfair rides, pot-plant making, face painting, music and baby ballet tasters, arts and crafts and storytelling with Beautiful Things and the Chicken and Frog Bookshop, Natural Foundations outdoor play, children's centres toys and activities, sports taster sessions, games and fun for everyone. There will also be a colouring competition at each event which will be judged by the Mayor of Brentwood, Councillor Vicky Davies.
Cost:Free
Contact:01277 312500 Website
 
 
Date:Saturday 16 August 2014
Time:10:00 - 16:00
Event:Indian Head and Chrystal Face Massage Workshop
Organised by:Remus Memorial Horse Sanctuary
Location:Little Farm, Buttsbury, Nr. Ingatestone, CM4 9NZ map
Details:The workshop will include an introduction to base oils and face mapping. Advance booking is essential. All proceeds to Remus Memorial Horse Sanctuary.
Cost:£45.00
Contact:01277 356191 remusoffice@aol.com Website Facebook Twitter
 
 
Date:Friday 22 August 2014
Time:11:00 - 15:00
Event:Family Fun Day
Organised by:Brentwood Borough Council
Location:Millennium Park, Blackmore map
Details:Punch and Judy, bouncy castles, small funfair rides, pot-plant making, face painting, music and baby ballet tasters, arts and crafts and storytelling with Beautiful Things and the Chicken and Frog Bookshop, Natural Foundations outdoor play, children's centres toys and activities, sports taster sessions, games and fun for everyone. There will also be a colouring competition at each event which will be judged by the Mayor of Brentwood, Councillor Vicky Davies.
Cost:Free
Contact:01277 312500 Website
 
 
Date:Friday 22 August 2014
Time:19:30 - 23:00
Event:Phoenix Fridays - live at Old Brentwoods! in association with Papa Johns Brentwood
Organised by:Phoenix FM and The Society of Old Brentwoods
Location:Ashwells Rd, Brentwood CM15 9SE map
Details:A regular series of monthly gigs, with four acts performing live including Rhonda and the Great Unknown
Cost:£7.00 advance, £10.00 on the night
Contact:Steve Roach 07952 498009 poacher97@hotmail.com
 
 
Date:Saturday 23 August 2014
Time:10:00 - 12:00
Event:Jumble sale
Organised by:Friends of Wallace Kennels
Location:Doddinghurst Village Hall, Church Lane, Doddinghurst CM15 0NJ map
Details:Nearly new rail, books, bric-a-brac, childrens’ toys and games. All proceeds go to Friends of Wallace Kennels, the authorised dog rehoming centre and sanctuary.
Contact:Peter Jefferson 01277 821737 info@friendsofwallacekennels.co.uk Website
 
 
Date:Friday 29 August 2014
Time:11:00 - 15:00
Event:Family Fun Day
Organised by:Brentwood Borough Council
Location:King George's Playing Fields, Ingrave Road, Brentwood CM13 2AQ map
Details:Punch and Judy, bouncy castles, small funfair rides, pot-plant making, face painting, music and baby ballet tasters, arts and crafts and storytelling with Beautiful Things and the Chicken and Frog Bookshop, Natural Foundations outdoor play, children's centres toys and activities, sports taster sessions, games and fun for everyone. There will also be a colouring competition at each event which will be judged by the Mayor of Brentwood, Councillor Vicky Davies.
Cost:Free
Contact:01277 312500 Website
 
 
Date:Sunday 31 August 2014
Time:10:00 - 16:00
Event:Frankie's Classic Car Fest and Family Fun Day
Organised by:Saint Francis Hospice
Location:The Ford Motor Company, Dunton Technical Centre, Dunton, Laindon SS15 6EE map
Details:A classic car and bike show and a vintage and retro market to raise funds for Saint Francis Hospice. Includes judging for cars 20 years old or more, Supercar Paddock for future classics, motoring-themed stalls, Fashion, accessories, vintage homeware, food and drink and live music.
Cost:£5.00, children under 12 free
Contact:01708 771427 fundraising@sfh.org.uk Website
 
 
Date:Wednesday 3 September 2014 to Saturday 6 September 2014
Time:19:30 - 22:05
Event:The Secret Garden
Organised by:Firebirds
Location:Brentwood Theatre, 15 Shenfield Road, Brentwood CM15 8AG map
Details:Newly-orphaned Mary Lennox arrives from India to live in gloomy Yorkshire and finds a house full of memories, sadness and spirits. Can the finding of the secret garden and the power of nature provide the healing required by all the family, both living and ghostly
Cost:£15.00
Contact:Brentwood Theatre Box Office 01277 200305 Website Twitter
 
 
Date:Saturday 6 September 2014
Time:19:30
Event:An outdoor screening of Captain Phillips
Organised by:Essex Outdoor Cinema
Location:Weald Country Park, Weald Rd, South Weald, Brentwood CM14 5QS map
Details:Bring your own blankets, chairs and picnics. Food and drink is also available on site.
Cost:£10.00
Contact:Website Facebook Twitter
 
 
Date:Sunday 7 September 2014
Time:19:00
Event:Comedian Sean Meo
Organised by:The Laughing Pod comedy club
Location:The Ivory Rooms, 66-68 Laindon Rd, Billericay CM12 9LD map
Details:Supported by 4 fantastic acts and MC Graeme Mathews
Cost:£10.00 or £5.00 for NHS staff. Everyone gets a free pint of Becks or soft drink on arrival.
Contact:Stephen Watson Website Facebook Twitter
 
 
Date:Friday 12 September 2014 to Saturday 13 September 2014
Event:The Flag Factory Festival 2014
Organised by:The Flag Factory
Location:The White Horse, 173 Coxtie Green Road, Brentwood CM14 5PX map
Details:Over 20 bands performing over two dats, including Electric Child House, The Victories, Youth Club, The Bracknall, The Majestic and The Shermans
Cost:£20.00 for a weekend ticket. Profits will be donated to the Helen Rollason Cancer Charity and Meningitis Now.
Contact:Website Facebook Twitter
 
 
Date:Sunday 14 September 2014
Time:12:00 - 20:00
Event:Charity Festival
Organised by:Animal Aid
Location:Herongate and Ingatestone Cricket Club, Brentwood Road, Herongate CM13 3QB map
Details:Food, drink, craft stalls, bouncy castle, children's entertainment, barbecue, charity raffle and auction. Eight bands will be playing too including The Sensors, Graphite Blonde, Park and Ride, The Halfbeats and Alibi.
 
 
Date:Saturday 20 September 2014
Time:20:00 - 22:35
Event:An Evening of Pink Floyd's Music
Organised by:Any Colour You Like
Location:Brentwood Theatre, 15 Shenfield Road, Brentwood CM15 8AG map
Details:Any Colour You Like brings to Brentwood their Pink Floyd Tribute Show with their 11-piece Pink Floyd Tribute band formed in 1994.
Cost:£15.00 with all receipts to their chosen Charity, The British Legion Poppy Appeal.
Contact:Brentwood Theatre Box Office 01277 200305 Website Twitter
 
 
Date:Friday 26 September 2014
Time:19:30 - 23:00
Event:Phoenix Fridays - live at Old Brentwoods! in association with Papa Johns Brentwood
Organised by:Phoenix FM and The Society of Old Brentwoods
Location:Ashwells Rd, Brentwood CM15 9SE map
Details:A regular series of monthly gigs, with four acts performing live
Cost:£7.00 advance, £10.00 on the night
Contact:Steve Roach 07952 498009 poacher97@hotmail.com
 
 
Date:Sunday 5 October 2014
Time:19:00
Event:Comedian Paul Kerensa
Organised by:The Laughing Pod comedy club
Location:The Ivory Rooms, 66-68 Laindon Rd, Billericay CM12 9LD map
Details:Supported by 4 fantastic acts and MC Liam Smith
Cost:£10.00 or £5.00 for NHS staff. Everyone gets a free pint of Becks or soft drink on arrival.
Contact:Stephen Watson Website Facebook Twitter
 
 
Date:Sunday 19 October 2014
Time:19:30
Event:A screening of "Cria Cuervos"
Organised by:Brentwood Art Cinema Club
Location:Brentwood United Reformed Church, New Road, Brentwood CM14 4GD map
Details:The Club is run by a committee of volunteers on a membership basis and aims to show films, both classics and more recent releases, which are not normally on general release. Refreshments and film notes are available and there is usually an informal discussion after the film.
Cost:£5.00 guest fee or £38.00 for a whole year of 11 films
Contact:Website
 
 
Date:Friday 24 October 2014
Time:20:00 - 22:15
Event:Steve Brookstein, Forgotten Man
Organised by:Steve Brookstein
Location:Brentwood Theatre, 15 Shenfield Road, Brentwood CM15 8AG map
Details:The first ever winner of the x Factor, returning to Brentwood by popular demand, remembering the Legends of Soul.
Cost:£15.00
Contact:Brentwood Theatre Box Office 01277 200305 Website Twitter
 
 
Date:Saturday 25 October 2014
Time:19:30 - 22:45
Event:An Intimate Evening With Jo Harman
Organised by:Brentwood MIND
Location:Brentwood Theatre, 15 Shenfield Road, Brentwood CM15 8AG map
Details:A rare chance to see Jo in an intimate, acoustic setting and not to be missed. Support from Paolo Morena and The High Wires, raising mental health awareness.
Cost:£12.00
Contact:Brentwood Theatre Box Office 01277 200305 Website Twitter
 
 
Date:Friday 31 October 2014
Time:19:30 - 23:00
Event:Phoenix Fridays - live at Old Brentwoods! in association with Papa Johns Brentwood
Organised by:Phoenix FM and The Society of Old Brentwoods
Location:Ashwells Rd, Brentwood CM15 9SE map
Details:A regular series of monthly gigs, with four acts performing live including Sophie deBattista
Cost:£7.00 advance, £10.00 on the night
Contact:Steve Roach 07952 498009 poacher97@hotmail.com
 
 
Date:Sunday 2 November 2014
Time:19:00
Event:Comedian Bob Slayer
Organised by:The Laughing Pod comedy club
Location:The Ivory Rooms, 66-68 Laindon Rd, Billericay CM12 9LD map
Details:Supported by 4 fantastic acts and MC Lateef Lovejoy
Cost:£10.00 or £5.00 for NHS staff. Everyone gets a free pint of Becks or soft drink on arrival.
Contact:Stephen Watson Website Facebook Twitter
 
 
Date:Sunday 16 November 2014
Time:19:30
Event:A screening of "Walkabout"
Organised by:Brentwood Art Cinema Club
Location:Brentwood United Reformed Church, New Road, Brentwood CM14 4GD map
Details:The Club is run by a committee of volunteers on a membership basis and aims to show films, both classics and more recent releases, which are not normally on general release. Refreshments and film notes are available and there is usually an informal discussion after the film.
Cost:£5.00 guest fee or £38.00 for a whole year of 11 films
Contact:Website
 
 
Date:Friday 28 November 2014
Time:19:30 - 23:00
Event:Phoenix Fridays - live at Old Brentwoods! in association with Papa Johns Brentwood
Organised by:Phoenix FM and The Society of Old Brentwoods
Location:Ashwells Rd, Brentwood CM15 9SE map
Details:A regular series of monthly gigs, with four acts performing live
Cost:£7.00 advance, £10.00 on the night
Contact:Steve Roach 07952 498009 poacher97@hotmail.com
 
 
Date:Sunday 7 December 2014
Time:19:00
Event:TV comic Patrick Monahan
Organised by:The Laughing Pod comedy club
Location:The Ivory Rooms, 66-68 Laindon Rd, Billericay CM12 9LD map
Details:Supported by 4 fantastic acts and MC Christian Steel
Cost:£10.00 or £5.00 for NHS staff. Everyone gets a free pint of Becks or soft drink on arrival.
Contact:Stephen Watson Website Facebook Twitter
 
 
Date:Friday 12 December 2014
Time:19:30 - 23:00
Event:Phoenix Fridays - live at Old Brentwoods! in association with Papa Johns Brentwood
Organised by:Phoenix FM and The Society of Old Brentwoods
Location:Ashwells Rd, Brentwood CM15 9SE map
Details:A regular series of monthly gigs, with four acts performing live
Cost:£7.00 advance, £10.00 on the night
Contact:Steve Roach 07952 498009 poacher97@hotmail.com
 
 
Date:Sunday 14 December 2014
Time:19:30
Event:A screening of "The Lives Of Others"
Organised by:Brentwood Art Cinema Club
Location:Brentwood United Reformed Church, New Road, Brentwood CM14 4GD map
Details:The Club is run by a committee of volunteers on a membership basis and aims to show films, both classics and more recent releases, which are not normally on general release. Refreshments and film notes are available and there is usually an informal discussion after the film.
Cost:£5.00 guest fee or £38.00 for a whole year of 11 films
Contact:Website
 
 
Date:Wednesday 25 February 2015 to Wednesday 25 February 2015
Time:19:30 plus 14:30 Saturday matinee
Event:Sister Act
Organised by:Shenfield Operatic Society
Location:The Queen's Theatre, Billet Lane, Hornchurch RM11 1QT map
Details:Sister Act tells the hilarious story of Deloris Van Cartier, a wannabe diva whose life takes a surprising turn when she witnesses a crime and the cops hide her in the last place anyone would think to look - a convent! Under the suspicious watch of the Mother Siuperior, Deloris helps her fellow sisters find their voices as she unexpectedly rediscovers her own. A sparkling tribute to the universal power of friendship, Sister Act is reason to rejoice!
Cost:£18.00-£20.00
Contact:07734 817418 boxoffice@shenfieldoperaticsociety.co.uk Website Facebook Twitter