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You'll find the world's longest leisure pier in Southend, as well as a full schedule of events for your entire family. Bring your furry friend to the dog show at Belfairs Park, or unleash your charitable nature by participating in the Swap and Shop Boutique Charity Eve. This resort town also has plenty of cricket matches and networking brunches to keep you busy, and if that isn't enough to fill your schedule, we'll be happy to let you know more about what's on Southend. 

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Kevin Clifton - BURN THE FLOOR
  • Wednesday 26th January 2:30pm until 10:30pm
KEVIN CLIFTON and the sensational worldwide Ballroom dance company BURN THE FLOOR return with a bangin 2022! View event
The Rocket Man
  • Thursday 27th January 8:00pm until 10:00pm
The Rocket Man – A magical night in tribute to Sir Elton John View event
Freedom Rally
  • Saturday 29th January 12:00pm until 3:00pm
This Freedom Rally has been promoted by Stand In The Park (SITP) citizens that have heard and read the other side of the pandemic story. We are not anti vaxxers but pro choice! View event
Ben Portsmouth is Elvis - The King is Back
  • Saturday 29th January 8:00pm until 10:00pm
Ben, a multi-talented musician, singer and songwriter had Elvis's DNA in his blood from an early age. His father was an avid Elvis fan and Ben grew up on a diet of Elvis songs. View event
Fawlty Towers Comedy Dinner Show 04/02/2022
  • Friday 4th February 7:00pm until 10:00pm
Join us for the dinner event of the year which combines fine food and classic comedy action as Basil, Sybil and Manuel do their very best to look after you the only way they know how. View event
Back to Bacharach
  • Friday 4th February 7:30pm until 10:00pm
The critically-acclaimed show, featuring a West End cast combining with the amazing Magic Moments Orchestra, proudly presents the very best of Burt Bacharach. View event
Go West
  • Friday 4th February 8:00pm until 10:00pm
Award-winning 80s Pop icons Go West are celebrating their 35th anniversary with a special event, together with a full live orchestra View event
The Comedy Club Southend On Sea - Book A Comedy Show Night Out 4th February 2022
  • Friday 4th February 9:00pm until 11:00pm
The Comedy Club Southend on Sea Essex - Book A Live Comedy Club Show at The Royal Hotel Friday 4th February Nights out in Southend, local events, what's on near me. 3 Top Comedians as Seen on TV View event
  • Saturday 5th February 8:00pm until 10:00pm
The World’s largest George Michael celebration FASTLOVE is back with a brand new show. View event
The Nutcracker
  • Sunday 6th February 2:30pm until 7:30pm
This most famous of fantasy ballets for all the family begins as night falls on Christmas Eve View event
Ronan Keating
  • Monday 7th February 7:30pm until 9:30pm
To celebrate the release of his latest album ‘Twenty Twenty’, Ronan Keating will be heading to Southend-on-Sea. View event
Queen Extravaganza
  • Tuesday 8th February 7:30pm until 9:30pm
Queen Extravaganza, the official Queen tribute band produced by Roger Taylor and Brian May, returns to the UK in 2021, following sell out shows across the globe. View event
Tim Vine is Plastic Elvis
  • Wednesday 9th February 8:00pm until 10:00pm
The total sell out at the Edinburgh festival is now on tour! Feel the electricity as Plastic Elvis hits the stage backed by his incredible five piece THE HIGH NOON BAND. View event
The Blues Band
  • Thursday 10th February 7:30pm until 10:00pm
If you're an aficionado of authentic Blues played by richly experienced and seasoned journeymen, this will be a memorable opportunity to catch them one final time. View event
SE Essex Seed Potato Day 2022
  • Saturday 12th February 11:00am until 2:00pm
SE Essex Seed Potato Day In partnership with local charity, Trust Links View event
Pie, Mash and Quiz
  • Wednesday 16th February 7:00pm until 11:00pm
Fancy yourself as one of the EGGHEADS Do you always beat THE CHASER? View event
Steve Norman and The Sleevz: Journeys to Glory 40th Anniversary
  • Saturday 19th February, 8:00pm
STEVE NORMAN, co-founder, saxophonist and multi-instrumentalist of the world-famous SPANDAU BALLET takes this very special event out on tour in February 2022. View event
Tim Peake
  • Tuesday 1st March 7:30pm until 10:00pm
Tim Peake is a European Space Agency astronaut. In December 2015, he became the first British astronaut to visit the International Space Station to conduct a spacewalk. View event
Tom Houghton ‘Honour Tour’
  • Thursday 3rd March 8:00pm until 9:00pm
Tom Houghton's first ever UK tour: hilarious stories and sharp-eyed silver spoon observations View event
Sounds Familiar Music Quiz
  • Friday 4th March 7:00pm until 11:30pm
Glow Southend
  • Saturday 19th March 6:30pm until 9:30pm
This March join thousands of Glow getters in Southend and raise money for life-changing dementia support. Who will you walk for? Sign up today. View event
Counterfeit Sixties Show
  • Saturday 23rd July 7:30pm until 10:00pm
Counterfeit Group Ltd & The West Cliff Theatre Present - The Ultimate Live Sixties Music Show 2022 10th Anniversary Tour View event