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What's On in the Maldon District

Easter Egg Hunt at Promenade Park
Saturday 8th April 2017 10:00 to 15:00
Promenade Park, Park Drive, Maldon   CM9 5JQ
Maldon Carnival Association are hosting an Easter Egg Hunt at The Children's Park and Maze in Prom Park. Tickets £1.50 in advance or £2 on the day all entrants will receive a treat. Proceeds to MCA tickets from Tesco or Black Cat Coffee Shop
More details: Sarah 07929 857723

Bubble Rush
Sunday 9th April 2017 10:30 to 14:00
Promenade Park, Park Drive, Maldon   CM9 5JQ
Come and watch Farleigh Hospice’s brand new fun run! The family-friendly 5km has four bubble stations situated around the route. Cannons will be blowing out heaps of bubbles to cover the contestants in colourful foam!
More details: 01245 457355

Beeleigh Abbey Gardens Open Day
Friday 14th 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

Bach's St. John Passion
Friday 14th April 2017 19:30
St Mary's Church, Church Street, Maldon   CM9 5HP
St Mary's free annual liturgical performance of this great work takes place on Good Friday with the Pegasus Baroque Orchestra. The Preacher will be the Bishop of Chelmsford.
More details: www.stmarysmaldon.org.uk

Eggcellent Easter Eggstravaganza
Friday 14th April 2017 to Saturday 15th April 2017 11:00 to 15:00
Promenade Park, Park Drive, Maldon   CM9 5JQ
Come along and join the Easter Eggstravaganza! There is so much to do including, meet the Easter Bunny, take part in the egg-rolling competition, biscuit decorating, bouncy castles, games and the Easter Egg Hunt. Relax at the story-telling corner with Aunty Easter. Meet the cute little Pygmy hedgehogs and take part in the fancy dress competition. Entry is free to the park (standard car park charges apply) and each activity is very reasonably priced with proceeds going to RMHC.
More details: Maldon TIC

TransportFest
Sunday 16th April 2017 10am - 4pm
Museum of Power, Hatfield Road, Langford, Maldon   CM9 6QA
All forms of pre-1985 transport. Live Music. Craft Stalls. Our giant steam engine 'Marshall' working under steam. Heritage engine exhibits. Miniature steam railway, model village and tea room open.
Cost: Adults £6, Concessions £5, Children 5-15 £2, Children under 5 FREE
More details: 01621 843183

Maldon & Heybridge Horticultural Society - Talk 'I am a tulip, what are you?' by J C A
Tuesday 18th April 2017 7.30pm
URC Hall, Market Hill, Maldon   CM9 4PZ
Monthly meeting of the Maldon & Heybridge Horticultural Society, everyone welcome. Talk by J C Aviolet 'I am a tulip, what are you?', more details to follow Also shop, seed swap, raffle and refreshments
Cost: Mambers £1, Non-members £2
More details: Liz Dunkin 01621 854371

Calan at Maldon Town Hall
Monday 24th April 2017 20:00
Town Hall, Market Hill, Maldon   CM9 4RL
macTheatre proudly present Calan, with special guest Dan Wilde. Fiddles, guitar, accordion, bagpipes and step dancing explode into life when CALAN, the energetic young folk band from Wales, take to the stage. They breathe fire into the old traditions with their infectious rhythms and high voltage routines before melting into some of the most beautiful and haunting songs as they explore the legends of Wales’ very own fairy realm with tales of magic, myth and mischief. Great fun.
Cost: Tickets £12.50.
More details: Maldon TIC 01621 856503

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

 

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