Essex Bigger Weekend


Essex Bigger Weekend - To enter the ballot click here!

From August 18, residents from Essex, Kent and East Sussex can enter a ballot to be in with a chance of securing free tickets and vouchers for popular attractions, hotel and restaurants across Essex tanks to the Essex Bigger Weekend, hosted by Visit Essex

Attractions near Colchester include - Colchester Castle, Colchester Zoo, Beth Chatto Gardens, The Mercury Theatre, Colchester Guided Tours, Waldegraves Holiday Park, Green Island Gardens, Rollerworld, Markshall Estate & Tiptree Tea Rooms

They are just a few of the attractions, cafes, pubs and accommodation giving free access this autumn, with pairs of tickets and family tickets valid from September 18 for a month…and beyond. You'll find many more as you travel further into Essex as well.

Whether you are grandparents keen to take grandchildren out for a day away from the crowds, a couple looking for a romantic midweek date or a family intent on making up for lost time, there is something for everyone in the Essex Bigger Weekend ballot.

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Essex Bigger Weekend


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Opening Times

Essex Bigger Weekend (18 Sept 2021 - 17 Oct 2021)