Events

Upcoming events are listed below


Harwich benefits from great attractions and a range of events taking place throughout the year. Discover what’s happening and what captures your interest and then get involved. We hope you enjoy everything the town has to offer.

Jun
25
Fri
2021
OCTOPUS AHOY! @ Tendring
Jun 25 – Sep 5 all-day

FOLLOW THE TRAIL! 25th June – 5th September 2021

Octopus Ahoy!, in celebration of 150 years of Clacton and the Mayflower 400 project, is a mass appeal, large-scale public art and charity event taking place throughout Essex this summer.

Enjoy 2021’s stay-cation summer of joy by searching out amazing art by local artists whilst learning more about the local area – and winning lots of free prizes and rewards for just joining in the fun.

Download the Octopus Ahoy! app this summer and win prizes for scanning each octopus – from cuddly octopus keyrings through to free afternoons teas!  Learn more about this amazing sculpture project at www.octopusahoy.co.uk

 

Jul
3
Sat
2021
Harwich Festival 2021 @ Various locations in Historic Harwich.
Jul 3 – Jul 31 all-day
This year’s Harwich Festival runs from Sat 3rd July to Sat 31st and has a number of live music events, exhibitions, theatre & workshops across Three venues (The Harwich Arts & Heritage Centre, St Nicolas’ Church & the Cliff Park Bandstand)
 
For information on all the events & tickets please visit www.harwichfestival.com
Jul
25
Sun
2021
Harwich Gardens (NGS)
Jul 25 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm

Five different gardens all within walking distance in the historical town of Harwich.

Cost: Adult: £5 Children: Free  

Contact: Frances Vincent Email [email protected]

Oct
8
Fri
2021
Harwich Shanty Festival 2021
Oct 8 @ 9:00 am – Oct 10 @ 7:00 pm