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What's On in the Maldon District

Beeleigh Abbey Gardens Open Day
Friday 28th April 2017 10.30am – 4.30pm (last admission 3.30pm)
Beeleigh Abbey, Abbey Turning, Maldon   CM9 6LL
Three acres of gardens provide a fine setting for the picturesque and historic former abbey buildings dating from the 13th to 16th centuries. Click here for full details
Cost: Adult £6.00, Children aged 5-16 £2.50, Children under 5 free

Club of Jazz at Wickham Bishops
Saturday 29th April 2017 19:30
Village Hall, Church Road, Wickham Bishops   CM8 3JZ
Beacon Hill Sports Association presents Jazz at the Wickham Bishops Village Hall. The guests are the Kevin Grenfell Jazz Giants.
Cost: Admission £12.50
More details: The Organiser Tel: 01621 891717

Blackwater Sailing Club Open Day
Saturday 29th April 2017 11am - 4pm
Blackwater Sailing Club, Basin Road, Heybridge   CM9 4SD
Open day. Club tours and taster sails available on the river and lake. Refreshments available. Come and see what is an offer at the eastern region's biggest and best sailing club. Fun for all the family.
Cost: Free
More details: www.blackwatersailingclub.org.uk

Maritime Heritage Open Days
Sunday 30th April 2017 to Monday 1st May 2017 11:00 - 17:00
Hythe Quay, The Hythe, Maldon   CM9 5HN
Thames Sailing Barge Trust and Steam Tug Brent Trust are opening their three historic vessels for the public to view. The event is being held to help these two charitable Trusts raise funds for the continued restoration of these historic vessels.
Cost: Free but donations welcome
More details: 07587 141054

Bank Holiday Market
Monday 1st May 2017
Promenade Park, Park Drive, Maldon   CM9 5JQ
Popular Bank Holiday general market. Weather and ground conditions permitting

Maldon Mud Race
Sunday 7th May 2017
Promenade Park, Park Drive, Maldon   CM9 5JQ
Entrants race across ther muddy river bed ain this annual event which raises money for local charities and good causes. As always, it will be a good day out for all the family with stalls, refreshments and plenty of activities in the park.

Beeleigh Abbey Gardens Open Day
Friday 12th May 2017 10.30am – 4.30pm (last admission 3.30pm)
Beeleigh Abbey, Abbey Turning, Maldon   CM9 6LL
Three acres of gardens provide a fine setting for the picturesque and historic former abbey buildings dating from the 13th to 16th centuries. Click here for full details
Cost: Adult £6.00, Children aged 5-16 £2.50, Children under 5 free

Olde Tyme Rally
Sunday 14th May 2017 10am - 4pm
Museum of Power, Hatfiled Road, Langford, Nr. Maldon   CM9 6QA
Classic vehicle display. Live band. Stalls and family entertainment. Miniature steam train rides. Tea room and model village open.
Cost: Adults £6 / Concessions £5 / Children 5-15 £2 / Children under 5 FREE
More details: 01621 843183

Maldon & Heybridge Horticultural Society - Talk 'Bressingham' by William Butcher
Tuesday 16th May 2017 7.30pm
URC Hall, Market Hill, Maldon   CM9 4PZ
Monthly meeting of the Maldon & Heybridge Horticultural Society, everyone welcome. Talk by William Butcher 'Bressingham', more details to follow Also shop, seed swap, raffle and refreshments
Cost: £1 members, £2 Non-members
More details: Liz Dunkin 01621 854371

Wings & Wheels
Sunday 21st May 2017 10am to 5pm (last entry 4pm)
Stow Maries Great War Aerodrome, Hackmans Lane , Purleigh   CM3 6RJ
An entertaining summer event for the whole family, Wings & Wheels comes to SMGWA . Wings treats visitors to exciting air displays from aviation experts a well as the opportunity for close up inspections of the various planes. Wheels includes displays of classic and vintage vehicles including demonstrations and passenger rides. The excitement continues with a variety of attractions that makes for a truly great family day out, the Engine Room Museum & market stalls.
Cost: £15 per adult in advance. Up to 3 under 16 free with each paying adult.
More details: http://www.stowmaries.org.uk/news/events or info@stowmaries.org.uk

 

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