July Events in and Around Leigh

July 8, 2022

Looking for things to do over the summer? We’ve put together a list of events and things to do this July.

  1. Rock of Ages at the Cliffs Pavilion - 8th to 9th July
    Rock anthems played by a live band in this musical comedy. Tickets from £37.50
  2. Live music at The Boatyard - 8th to 9th July
    Tribute to Elton John - 8th July, £10.99
    Tribute to Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons - 15th July, £10.99
  3. Southend Shakespeare Company: Bartholomew Fair - From 9th to 16th July
    Come down to Belfairs Park to watch this staging of Ben Jonson’s Bartholomew Fair. Adult tickets cost £10, Children are £5 and families cost £25.
  4. Music In the Park – Priory Park Bandstand
    The ever popular Music in the Park returns to Priory Park bandstand. This event is completely free!
    9th July: Timeline
    10th July: Pat English Band
    16th July: Gaudeamus
    17th July: Amalgam
    23th July: Aveley and Newham Band
    24th July: Essex Yeomanry Band
    30th July: D’Ukes Ukulele Band
    31st July: Rayleigh Brass

    All acts are performing between 3pm - 4.30pm. No chairs will be provided so please bring your own or a blanket. There is also limited parking at the park so where possible use public transport, walk or cycle.
  5. Some Mothers Do Ave Em: Palace Theatre - 12 to 16th July
    Joe Pasquale stars in this staging of the classic sitcom. Tickets from £29.50
  6. Events at The Royal Hotel - 8th to 9th July
    Boozy Brunch Club - 16th July, £35
    Crime Scene Illusion - 21st July, £32
  7. The Human League at Garon Park - 16th July
    The Human League are playing next weekend alongside some special guests and additional DJ sets. Tickets from £36.72
  8. Southend Pride Parade - 16th July
    Pride Celebration, 12:00 at Warrior Square Gardens. Entertainment and refreshments will be provided.
  9. Classic cars on the beach - 17th July
    Classic Cars on display along Marine Parade.
  10. Summer Art Workshops at Leigh Community Center - starting 20th July
    Learn how to draw and paint with artists in residence Susan Allen and Kerry Doyland. Reservations are essential.
  11. Mystery on Sea - 24th July
    Walking tour of Clifftown and the Royal Terraces in Southend.
  12. Kaleidoscope Craft Workshop at Southend Library Forum - 26th July
    Kids crafts hosted by the summer reading challenge. Free entry
  13. Inflatable Fun Day at Priory Park - 26th July
    70ft inflatable assault course with other attractions. Tickets from £15.
  14. Inflatable Fun Day at Chalkwall Park - 28th July
    70ft inflatable assault course with other attractions. Tickets from £15.
  15. Anglo Saxon Weekend - 30 to 31st July
    Living history camp with battle re-enactments and activities. Tickets £8

This article features the following businesses:

Leigh Community Centre

Leigh Community Centre

Leigh Community Centre based in the heart of Leigh provides endless offerings to the community, Leigh-on-Sea

The Boatyard Restaurant

The Boatyard Restaurant

Water front, elegant fine dining restaurant in Old Leigh Town, Leigh-on-Sea.

The Cliffs Pavilion

The Cliffs Pavilion

The Cliffs Pavilion presents fantastic west end, touring shows, musicians and plays throughout the year.

The Royal Hotel

The Royal Hotel

The Royal Hotel, one of Southend-on-Sea's most famous historical buildings.



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