Archived Past Events

Dinosaur Day

We have a group of Dinosaurs coming to visit us. The really scary one is very big but the babies are small enough to cuddle. Lots to see and do with competitions and giveaways all day. Put it in your diary now - this is one not to miss! We will be running a colouring competition that will end on Dinosaur Day at 5pm so make sure all your entries are in the post box The prize will be a set of arts and crafts equipment Download the colouring competition here : Dinosaur colouring competition All Bandstand events are free!

Remus Horse Sanctuary

Our old friends from Remus are visiting today,  bringing along their beautiful horses and ponies. You can see them under the Bandstand from 10 -3  All Bandstand events are free!

Halloween Face Painting

We will be hosting a Halloween themed Art Zone along with free face painting under the Bandstand! All Bandstand events are free!

Alpaca Day

Blackwater Alpacas will be bringing some Alpacas for all of you to come and pet. These are fantastic animals and it's worth the visit to see them! Come and visit between 10am – 3pm Look out for our Animatronic Father Christmas on his tricycle who will entertain you  10 – 3pm – or maybe you will bump into Sherridan his friendly dog! All Bandstand events are free!

Reindeer Day

Real reindeer will be visiting Braintree during a quick stop in their practise flights! Leisure FM will be here doing a live broadcast – make your requests now! All Bandstand events are free!

Celebrate Christmas

Watch out for exiting events coming soon!

Living Nativity

Gemmas Farm along with our static display. All Bandstand events are free!

Community Carols

Our old friends Bocking Brass will be playing under the Bandstand from 10.30 - 12.30. Cross Winds will be playing under the Bandstand 1 -1.45 Cross Winds will also be accompanying  the Community Carols which will be playing from 2pm till 2.45pm All Bandstand events are free!

Santa Stroll

There will communal stroll around the town to raise money for the local charities!  

The Day Before, The Day Before

 Swing Express will be playing live Music  11- 1pm   Free face painting  Hand drumming by Andy Franklin 1.30 – 2.3 Look out for our Animatronic Father Christmas on his tricycle who will entertain you  10 – 3pm – or maybe you will bump into Sherridan his friendly dog! All Bandstand events are free!