Maldon Events Guide - What's On and Happening in the Maldon District
All Information on these pages has been compiled from information from third parties and which may be subject to change or cancellation. As we cannot be held responsible for any errors or inaccuracies you are advised to confirm details with the various organisers before embarking on a long journey
The Maldon Motor Show is a popular event held each year in Promenade Park Maldon
Why not enjoy one of the many events in Maldon including the famous Maldon Mud Race and other special events in Promenade Park, open gardens or take a boat trip to explore the Blackwater estuary.

What's on in And Around Maldon

Click for Events from 20th July 2018
Beeleigh Abbey Gardens Open Day
Beeleigh Abbey, Abbey Turning, Maldon   CM9 6LL
Friday 20th July 2018 10.30am – 4.30pm (last admission 3.30pm)
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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 (cash only)

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Maldon Carnival Summer Fete
Promenade Park, Park Drive, Maldon   CM9 5JQ
Saturday 21st July 2018 10:30 to 19:00
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Maldon Carnival Summer Fete. Lots to buy, eat, music to listen to and dance groups to watch. There will also be a lot of fun things for all the family to see and do including: Essex Reptiles, Magician, Mini Trampolines, Glitter Tattoos, Bouncy Castles, Go Karts, Face Painting, Craft Tent, Psychic Readings, Live Band, Big & Little Sing, Glastonbabies, Licensed Bar.

Cost: Free entry

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Stow Maries at War
Stow Maries Great War Aerodrome, Hackman's Lane, Purleigh   CM3 6RJ
Saturday 21st July 2018 to Sunday 22nd July 2018 10:00 to 16:00
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National-level living-history event focussing on the British Armed Forces of the Great War. From Soldiers to Nurses and Airmen, their uniforms, weaponry, equipment and training, as well as the everyday tasks of the Great War soldier. There will be authentic demonstrations showing various skills which a soldier would have had to acquire to enable him to do his job "in the field". YouTube Channel, The Great War Channel, will also be on site, filming and interviewing.

Cost: £15 per adult, free for children under 16

More details: www.stowmaries.org.uk
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Maldon Triathlon at Promenade Park
Promenade Park, Park Drive, Maldon   CM9 5JQ
Sunday 22nd July 2018
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The Maldon Triathlon will celebrate its 8th anniversary, and there are Sprint and Olympic distances available. The event consists of an Open Water Swim in the River Blackwater, a 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.

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.

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Beeleigh Abbey Gardens Open Day
Beeleigh Abbey, Abbey Turning, Maldon   CM9 6LL
Friday 27th July 2018 10.30am – 4.30pm (last admission 3.30pm)
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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 (cash only)

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Major Rocks Music Festival
The Bell Inn , Beckingham Street , Tolleshunt Major, Ma   CM98LL
Saturday 28th July 2018 11am - 11pm
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911, Honeyz, Sonia, Dario G and much more will be performing at Major Rocks Music Festival this July in Essex! Tickets are on sale now priced at:
GENERAL ADMISSION - £28.50
GENERAL ADMISSION VIP - £43.50
GENERAL ADMISSION - CHILD 'UNDER 16' - £20.00
GENERAL ADMISSION - CHILD 'UNDER 16' - VIP -£35.00
Tickets available to buy at The Bell Inn 01621 868154 or online at www.seetickets.com

Support from 'Frog on a Rocket', 'David Barnes', 'Sons of Southpaw', 'The Stents' & Much More!

Cost: Please see above...

More details: 01621 868154
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Annual Street Sale
Maldon, Tenterfield Road (Behind Maldon high street), Maldon   CM9 5EN
Saturday 28th July 2018 9am - 2pm
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The annual Tenterfield Road Street Sale is being held on Saturday July 28th this year.

Come and visit our historic road from 9am and grab some bargains from each of the houses.

Book, furniture, antiques, clothes, records, ornaments, toys and lots more will be on sale!


Cost: Free

More details: https://www.facebook.com/groups/155614661807337/
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Children's Days
Thames Sailing Barge Pudge, Hythe Quay , Maldon   CM9 5HN
Thursday 9th August 2018 to Thursday 16th August 2018 11:00 17:00
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A fun and educational experience aboard the historic Thames Sailing Barge 'Pudge' for children aged between 5 & 11.
Activities include: Art work, help raise the foresail, learn to tie knots, understand the tools of the Bargemen and explore above and below deck with out free activity pack

Event is being held on Thursday 9th and Thursday 16th August only

Cost: Free but Donations welcome

More details: john Rayment 07587 141054 or email editor@bargetrust.org
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Maldon Lunchtime Concert - James Devor
Maldon United Reformed Church, Market Hill, Maldon   CM9 5PZ
Thursday 9th August 2018 13:00
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James is the organist at Brentwood Cathedral and will include Cesar Franck and Josef Rheinberger in his programme. Coffee and Tea served from 12.15pm,feel free to bring your own lunch and come and go as you please.

Cost: Free entry

More details: www.maldonurc.org.uk
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Beeleigh Abbey Gardens Open Day
Beeleigh Abbey, Abbey Turning, Maldon   CM9 6LL
Friday 10th August 2018 10.30am – 4.30pm (last admission 3.30pm)
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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 (cash only)

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Purleigh Country Show
Baron's Lane, Purleigh, Maldon   CM9 6PF
Saturday 18th August 2018 to Sunday 19th August 2018
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This rural country show has arena displays, heavy horses, vintage cars, motorcycles, steam, farming and craft demonstrations, stalls, live music, cart rides and attractions for children. There will be a variety of hot food kiosks, ice creams, a tea tent, toilets and ample parking.

In support of Little Havens Children’s Hospice.

Cost: Saturday - £6 Sunday - £6 Under 16s go free

More details: purleighcountryshow.org.uk
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Maldon Smoke & Fire Festival 2018
Promenade Park, Park Drive, Maldon   CN9 5JQ
Saturday 18th August 2018 to Sunday 19th August 2018 Sat -10:30-20:30 - Sun-10:30 -18:30
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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: £2 Adults - Kids FREE up to the age of 16

More details: info@smokeandfirefestival.com - www.smokeandfirefestival.com
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Classic VW and Vintage Fair
Museum of Power, Hatfield Road, Langford, Maldon   CM9 6QA
Sunday 19th August 2018 10:00 to 16:00
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At the Classic VW and Vintage Fair, you can enjoy the variety of Beetles and Campervans, as well as Show and Shine. There will also be live music, and vintage & retro stalls for you to browse.

Cost: Adults £6, Concs.£5, Children (5-15yrs) £2, Under 5s go free

More details: www.museumofpower.org.uk
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Beeleigh Abbey Gardens Open Day
Beeleigh Abbey, Abbey Turning, Maldon   CM9 6LL
Friday 24th August 2018 10.30am – 4.30pm (last admission 3.30pm)
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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 (cash only)

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Elvis Tribute
Maldon Stadium, Park Drive, Maldon   CM9 5JQ
Friday 31st August 2018 7:30 pm - midnight
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Referred to as the ''King of Rock and Roll'' Elvis Presley's music was truly one of a kind. Join us as we celebrate Young Elvis with our fantastic Elvis Tribute night.

Book tickets online at:
www.thetickethub.co.uk

Doors Open: 7:30 pm
Act Starts: 8:30 pm
We recommend arriving early to find your seat, and order food and drinks.

Food Served from the Menu
Licensed Bar Serving Drinks
Free Parking

Cost: £12 in advance, or £14 at the door.

More details: Phone: 01621 983150 | Email: boxoffice@maldonstadium.com
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American Car Show
Museum of Power, Hatfield Road, Langford, Maldon   CM9 6QA
Sunday 2nd September 2018 10:00 to 16:00
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Large display of Classic American and Custom Vehicles. Live Music and Dance. Steam Train Rides & Family Entertainment.

Cost: Adults £6.00 Concs.£5.00 Children (5-15) £2.00 & Under 5s Free

More details: 01621 843183
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Beeleigh Abbey Gardens Open Day
Beeleigh Abbey, Abbey Turning, Maldon   CM9 6LL
Friday 7th September 2018 10.30am – 4.30pm (last admission 3.30pm)
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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 (cash only)

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Daphne's Flight in Concert
Maldon Town Hall, Market Hill, Maldon   CM9 4RL
Thursday 13th September 2018 20:00
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1995 and five friends found themselves at Cambridge Festival. They decided to sing some songs together ... magic happened and Daphne's Flight took off. Now, two decades later, five of the best singer/songwriters of their generation are gathering again – older, wiser and twice as powerful.

Cost: £18

More details: Tickets from Maldon TIC Wenlock way 01621 856503
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Comedy Club Night
Maldon Stadium, Park Drive, Maldon   CM9 5JQ
Thursday 13th September 2018 7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
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Our Comedy Club is sure to have you laughing all night long. Get all of your friends together for a night of top quality entertainment!

Food Available from the Menu
Licensed Bar Serving Drinks
Doors Open: 7:00pm
Tickets £10.

Book online at: https://boxoffice.maldonstadium.com

Tell your friends and enjoy a night full of live entertainment!

Cost: £10

More details: Phone: 01621 983150 | Email: boxoffice@maldonstadium.com
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Steampunk Essextraordinaire IV
Museum of Power, Hatfield Road, Langford, Maldon   CM9 6QA
Sunday 16th September 2018 10:00
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Explore the splendid world of Victorian Steampunk and join us at the Museum of Power for a day of delightful diversions, incredible inventions and elegant eccentricity. Immerse yourself in a fantastical future as imagined by the past!

Cost: Adults £6 Children £3 Under 2s go free

More details: 01621 843183
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Essex 10K
Hoe Mill Lock , The Causeway, Ulting   CM9 6RA
Sunday 16th September 2018 10am
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IWA are hosting a 10km running event on Sunday 16th September 2018 at Hoe Mill Lock in Maldon, Essex. The course winds through the Essex countryside and along the beautiful Chelmer and Blackwater Navigation. So get your trainers on - it’s time to train! Find out more at https://waterways.cloudvenue.co.uk/essex10k20181

Cost: £15

More details: sarah.frayne@waterways.org.uk
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Bubble Rush
Promenade Park, Maldon, Maldon  
Saturday 13th October 2018 10.30am onwards
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Take part in Farleigh Hospice’s exciting event, back for a second year following last years success. A fun filled family 5km Fun Run with 5 different coloured bubble stations along the route!

Registration fee covers admin costs and includes a special bubble rush t-shirt, medal and running number.
Pre-registration closes Sunday 25th March,so hurry and register now!

Cost: Pre-registration price £20 adults £10 under 18s

More details: 01245 457355 or events@farleighhospice.org or www.farleighhospice.org/bubble
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Michael Jackson Tribute
Maldon Stadium, Park Drive, Maldon   CM9 5JQ
Friday 2nd November 2018 7:30 pm - midnight
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Our fantastic 'Forever Jackson' tribute comes to the Maldon Stadium on Friday 2nd November, we relive all of the greatest hits of Michael Jackson!

Book tickets online at:
www.thetickethub.co.uk

Doors Open: 7:30 pm
Act Starts: 8:30 pm
We recommend arriving early to find your seat, and order food and drinks.

Food Served from the Menu
Licensed Bar Serving Drinks
Free Parking

Cost: £12 in advance, or £14 at the door.

More details: Phone: 01621 983150 | Email: boxoffice@maldonstadium.com
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Christmas Fayre at The Bell Inn
The Bell Inn , Beckingham Street Tolleshunt Major , Maldon   CM9 8LL
Saturday 8th December 2018 11am - 4pm
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A chance to do a bit of Christmas Shopping at our Festive Fayre - The Bell Inn on Saturday 8th December from 2pm - 7pm.

There will be Food, Drinks, Festive Games and Visitors throughout the afternoon for all the family to enjoy!

As we book stalls and organise more of the goings on we will add to this to let everyone know what to expect......

We are also looking for local suppliers to have stalls in the pub to sell Christmas Gifts / Food etc. A stall/table is £10, if you would like a stall please email us on info@thebeckinghambell.com .

Look forward to hearing from you!

Cost: No charge for entry - Charges apply for refreshments gifts etc

More details: 01621 868154
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Fancy taking a boat trip from Maldon?

Topsail Charters organise regular and varied trips on of their fleet of historic Thames Sailing Barges all through the year. Click here for details of their trips

Viking Saga operates 40 minute cruises from The Hythe out past Heybridge Basin towards Osea Island and back again during the season. Details here

 
 
 
 
 
 
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