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Local Events

Mersea Island

Local events in Essex and beyond

The local area of Mersea Island and Essex is always bustling with brilliant events both local and within reasonable driving distance.

And with Colchester, Southend and Clacton-on-Sea not far away, Mersea Island is the great base for big events and festivals happening in the surrounding area this year.

The National Flower Show

17th-19th May

A wonderful 3-day events celebrating the best of gardening, home and lifestyle. A great event to attend to steal some ideas for your garden back at home.

West Mersea Town Regatta

17th August

The first sailing rate will start at 9am with about 100 different boars taking part – a must see! Events are set to continue in the afternoon with watersport competitions including; rowing races, and outboard motor balloon race, a swimming race and the final event “Walking The Greasy Pole.”

Clacton Air Show

22nd-23rd August

Clacton’s seafront will once again be transformed into a spectacular array planes wowing the crowds. Entertainment is set to continue safe on ground with plenty of exhibition stands, a food court and entertainment.

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