Explore Culture

Don't miss these events this weekend!

Welcome to Explore Culture, a one-stop shop for people living, working and visiting Essex to find out about cultural events and activities around the county. You can catch up on the latest news and developments, get information on cultural funding, and if you’re an organisation or venue, it’s a free resource for you to tell people about what you’re doing and how they can get involved.

ExploreCulture is run by Essex County Council’s Cultural Development team, helping to support a vibrant cultural economy for everyone to enjoy. If you’d like to get in touch with suggestions, questions or comments, please contact us: culture@essex.gov.uk

  • Snapping the Stiletto Call for Content
    Snapping the Stiletto is a county-wide project looking at how local women’s lives have changed in the century since getting the vote, uncovering stories of inspirational Essex women. The project is looking for content as part of a free festival on Saturday 9th March 2019 at the University of Essex Business School.More details

  • Chelmsford First Time Live World War One Performance
    Hear the journey of a World War 1 soldier and his violin made into new music by young musicians from five Chelmsford Schools.More details

  • Creative Journeys Showcase Event
    Creative Journeys is an innovative and exciting project led by Essex County Council Cultural & Community Engagement Team with Anglia Ruskin University. This showcase event will feature presentations and creative workshops from the four cultural organisations involved. We would love you to come and hear our story. More details

  • Essex Summer of Art & ENAS Events
    The Essex Summer of Art and ENAS events programme showcases artists from across the county from May to October, providing exciting opportunities to visit art trails, artist studios, workshops and showcase events. More details

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