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What's On in the Maldon District

Beeleigh Abbey Gardens Open Day
Friday 28th July 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

Maldon & Heybridge Horticultural Society - Summer Show
Saturday 29th July 2017 10.00am to 4.30pm
URC Hall, Market Hill, Maldon   CM9 4PZ
Annual Summer Show Classes for vegetables, fruit, flowers, domestic. flower arranging and juniors. See the MHHS Year Book for details of classes to enter, available from Liz Dunkin 01621 854371 Entries to be staged between 6.30pm and 9.00pm on Friday 28 July Show opens between 10.00am to 4.30pm Also large plant sale outside the hall and refreshments available
Cost: 50p entry, exhibitors free entry
More details: Liz Dunkin 01621 854371

The Maldon Traithlon
Sunday 30th July 2017 05:45
Promenade Park, Park Drive, Maldon   CM9 5JQ
The event consists of an Open Water Swim in the River Blackwater, Cycle on the quiet and scenic roads of the Dengie Peninsula and finishes with a lapped Run around the beautiful Promenade Park and Hythe Quay. Sprint (750m/28km/5km) and Olympic (1.5km/45km/10km) distances available. With plenty of facilities for the whole family, activities throughout the day and countless cafes lining the route the event is sure to draw a huge crowd of spectators and provide a great atmosphere for all.
More details: http://www.dengieevents.co.uk/maldon-tri-race-info/

BikeMeet - Classic Motorcycle Show
Sunday 6th August 2017 10am - 4pm
Museum of Power, Hatfield Road, Langford, Nr. Maldon   CM9 6QA
Classic, vintage, race & touring motorcycle displays. Trials demonstrations. Club stands. Stalls. Live band. Miniature steam train ride. Family entertainment.
Cost: Adults £6 / Concessions £5 / Children 5-15 £2 / Under 5's FREE
More details: 01621 843183

Beeleigh Abbey Gardens Open Day
Friday 11th August 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

Military and Flying Machines
Saturday 12th August 2017 to Sunday 13th August 2017 10 am to 5pm
Military and Flying Machines, Chigborough Rd , Heybridge, Maldon   CM9 4RB
Featuring hundreds of classic historic military vehicles, see what military life was like with living history displays vintage funfair, 40's style live music, arena events, 40's fashion show, mock battle, craft and collectors stalls and much more! www.mfmshow.org.uk or follow us on Facebook
Cost: Adult £10, Child £6, Concessions £8, Family tickets available
More details: info@mfmshow.co.uk

Classic VW Show & Antiques Fair
Sunday 13th August 2017 10am - 4pm
Museum of Power, Hatfield Road, Langford, Nr. Maldon   CM9 6QA
Classic VW show with vintage and retro stalls. Live music. Show & Shine. See Herbie the Love Bug. The museum's miniature steam train will be running and Marshall our giant steam engine will be working under steam.
Cost: Adults £6 / Concessions £5 / Chidlren 5-15 £2 / Children under 5 £2
More details: 01621 843183

Maldon Smoke & Fire Festival
Saturday 19th August 2017 to Sunday 20th August 2017 Sat -10:30-18:30 - Sun-10:30 -17:30
Promenade Park, Park Drive, Maldon   CN9 5JQ
The Maldon Smoke & Fire Festival, a family celebration of the art of cooking with fire and smoke, comes to Promenade Park, featuring 20 International BBQ teams and Essex heats of the UK Chilli cook-off comp, A Real Ale and Cider Festival, Chilli and Hot Wing Eating Contest, Live Entertainment plus you will get to taste, smell, discover and learn about all kinds of US-style low ’n’ slow BBQ’ing grilling, smoking, meats and specialties from around the globe.In aid of Essex Air Ambulance
Cost: Free Entry
More details: info@smokeandfirefestival.com - www.smokeandfirefestival.com

Beeleigh Abbey Gardens Open Day
Friday 25th August 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

For the Love of the Land
Sunday 27th August 2017 10am to 5pm (last admission at 4pm)
Stow Maries Great War Aerodrome, Hackmans Lane, Purleigh   CM3 6RJ
A truly unique event celebrating the Aerodrome's rural connection – Small holdings, Heavy Horses, Steam Tractions, Land Army, Folk Music, Morris, Hog Roasts, Local Traders, Blacksmith / Farrier, Family Activities, Raptors, Local brewers and more. A fun and fulflling family day to suit all ages.
Cost: £15 per adult in advance, free admission for up to 3 under 16's with each paying adult
More details: info@stowmaries.org.uk or http://www.stowmaries.org.uk/news/events

 

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