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Forthcoming events in and around the area

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Local Theatres

We are lucky enough to have three local theatres within the Tendring district. For further information about what's on at each theatre please follow the links below
Princes Theatre, Clacton
West Cliff Theatre, Clacton
Electric Palace, Harwich
Clacton Breeze open top bus ride, 30 minute round trip Clacton Breeze - Open Top Bus
Thu, 13/08/2020 - 09:20 to Wed, 30/09/2020 - 17:20
Circular bus route through Clacton on sea to Holland on sea

A trip to Clacton isn't complete without a ride on the Clacton Breeze open top bus its the best way to see the sights. With 24 stops along the way, you travel along the coast from Clacton-on-Sea out to Holland-on-Sea, where you can hop on or off as many times as you like.

Harwich Shanty Festival Harwich Shanty Festival (CANCELLED)
Thu, 08/10/2020 - 10:00 to Sun, 11/10/2020 - 16:00
Harwich (various venues)

Harwich International Shanty Festival takes place at a number of venues throughout the old town of Harwich, Essex.

"" Baby Loss Awareness Remembrance Ribbon Display
Fri, 09/10/2020 - 09:00 to Thu, 15/10/2020 - 18:00
Memorial Garden Railings

Sands, stillbirth & neonatal death charity -  Baby Loss Awareness Week

Craft image Craft Fair October – CANCELLED
Sat, 17/10/2020 - 10:00
Tendring District Scout Centre

Tendring District Scouts - Craft fair

Tendring Camra Harwich Sausage Festival
Sat, 07/11/2020 - 11:00
Harwich (various venues)

Come hither to the historic seaport of Harwich and witness the medieval* spectacle of sausage throwing, as grown men and women try to hurl seasoned pork projectiles as far as they can. Following on from this fabulous frivolity, three fantastic local inns throw open their doors for the gathered masses to test the wares of the finest butchers of the Tendring Hundred and determine the public's favourite sausage, all washed down with the choicest real ales and ciders.

Sparks Harwich Illuminate Festival (CANCELLED)
Fri, 27/11/2020 - 16:00 to Sat, 28/11/2020 - 20:00
The Quay, Harwich

Part of the spectacular worldwide launch of Mayflower 400 commemorations alongside 11 other destinations!

Step back in time and walk the footsteps of Master Christopher Jones by joining in on the parade, seeing the immersive building projections, experiencing the sound cloud, hologram and tunnel of light and being wowed by the twilight flight display!

Please see link for more information -

Craft image Craft Fair November – CANCELLED
Sat, 28/11/2020 - 10:00
Tendring District Scout Centre

Craft fair with an amazing selection of crafts.