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There are many community led events across Essex in aid of Havens Hospices or Little Havens Hospice. They'd love your support, so please check and see if there's a fundraising event near you.

event listings

If you're planning an event in aid of Havens Hospices, Fair Havens Hospice or Little Havens Hospice please complete this form so we can support you in your fundraising.

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3 Foot People Festival

Date: Tuesday 27th, Wednesday 28th and Thursday 29th June 2017

Time: 9.30am - 4.00pm daily

Location: Hylands Park, Chelmsford, CM2 8WQ

Tickets: £2 - £11 

A special event made just for 0-5 year-olds, with music, arts and crafts, play and sport activities, storytelling and more. 

All children must have a guardian aged 16 or over with them. 

Havens Hospices will be providing free craft activities in the theme of Marvin the Caterpillar. 

For tickets visit www.chelmsford.gov.uk from Wednesday 26th April. 



Next Generation - Village Green

Date: Friday 7th July 2017

Time: Each school has a separate allocated time

Location: Chalkwell Park, Westcliff-on-Sea, SS0 8NB

Children will have the opportunity to make an Origami version of Betsy the Butterfly whilst at the Havens Hospices stall. 

For any queries contact chalkwell@metalculture.com or for tickets visit www.villagegreenfestival.com/tickets




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Havens Hospices at Village Green

Date: Saturday 8th July 2017

Time: 11.00am - 10.00pm

Location: Chalkwell Park, Westcliff-on-Sea, SS0 8NB

Tickets: Adults £15 (£20 on the day), Teen £10 (£15 on the day) under 10's FREE

During Southend's annual Arts and Music Festival, Havens Hospices will be on hand, offering face painting for all the family- Adults and Children included! Come and join in the fun! 

For tickets to Village Green visit www.villagegreenfestival.com/tickets


Castle Point Show

Date: Sunday 9th July 2017

Time: 11.00am - 4.00pm

Location: Waterside Farm Sports Centre, Somnes Avenue, Canvey Island, SS8 9RA

Tickets: Adults £1 (entry), Children FREE

Come by Havens Hospices during the 2017 Castle Point Show and enjoy some free crafting activities and a Teddy Tombola hosted by Havens Hospices Helping Hands. 

For any queries regarding Havens Hospices email Emily at etucker@havenshospices.org.uk, for any queries regarding the Castle Point Show email info@castlepoint.gov.uk 



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The Orsett Show

Date: Saturday 2nd September 2017

Time: 10.00am - 6.00pm 

Location: Orsett Village Showground, Orsett, RM16 3JU

Tickets: Adults £12, Children and Concessions £10 - available at the gate only

Come and visit Havens Hospices during The Orsett Show 2017. Havens Hospices will be providing a range of Harvest-themed craft activities, including colouring with seasonal vegetables. The show includes Agricultural, Cattle, Hobbies and Handicrafts, Horse, Horticultural Sections, with a range of attractions and activities to get involved. 

For any queries contact secretary@orsettshow.co.uk 

Contact us today on 01702 220350 or email us