What's on in Essex this weekend...
20 March 2014
Whether you’re looking for something to do during the day or in the evening, there’s a range of events happening this weekend in Essex. Full details for all the events and many more are listed on the Essex Days Out website.
Orchid Weekend Perrywood Garden Centre, Tiptree. Just right for the start of the gardening year. Saturday 22nd & Sunday 23rd March. Orchid Care Talk & Re-potting Demonstration – by Peter White ‘The Orchid Master’
As part of the Essex Book Festival, Helen Piercy : Animation Studio at Just Imagine Story Centre, 64-68 New London Road, Chelmsford on Sunday 23rd March For ages 8-12 years. So you want to be an animator? This hands-on masterclass is just the ticket.
Visit the Farmers Market at Valentines Mansion, Emerson Road, Ilford on Sunday 23 March Fresh bread, tempting cakes, homemade chutneys and jams – just some of the fantastic local foods on offer.
Hear former poet laureate Andrew Motion at the Saffron Hall, Audley End Road, Saffron Walden on Friday 21st March. Commemorating 100 years since the outbreak of World War 1, the poet reads from his new collection, “The Customs House.”
It can’t be the real man on the stage, but The Jimi Hendrix Experience at Harlow Playhouse on Sunday 23rd March are the world’s number one tribute band to the great man himself.