Southend on Sea Events Calendar

Looking for something to do in Southend on Sea? Whether you're a local, new in town or just cruising through we've got loads of great tips and events to offer. Find out what’s on in Southend on Sea with our regularly updated events calendar featuring the best upcoming events in Southend on Sea and the area.

This guide lists events at a glance, showing what’s on each month. See the highlights of What’s On for Southend on Sea, featuring the best of things to do in Southend on Sea – Live Music and Gigs, Family Events, Art & Culture, Food & Drink and much more. Southend on Sea fundraisers and charity events.

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World Cup-on-Sea The Professionals

21 May @ 10:30 am - 4:00 pm

£4 – £5

World Cup-on-Sea, a 7-a-side football tournament between 32 local businesses to help raise funds for HARP Southend’s Homeless Charity, takes place on Saturday 21st May from 9:00 am (kids events begin at 10.30 am).

Come along to Roots Hall on Sat 21st of May for a great family fun-filled football event – KIDS GO FREE!
🎈 Facepainting
🎈 Superheroes
🎈 Beat the Goalie
🎈 Sweet treats, food stalls and much more!

We invite the local community to come down to the iconic Southend United Football Ground, Roots Hall, to enjoy a fun-filled day of charitable competition, delicious food, and exciting activities for adults and kids alike. With a beat the goalie competition, face painting, superheroes, an amazing raffle, and a drinks bar, the event will be a fantastic football day out for all the family. Children’s events start at 10.30 am

With help from supporters, World Cup on Sea is aiming to raise £50,000 through ticket sales, sponsorships, and charitable donations for HARP Southend’s Homeless Charity. HARP help over 1,000 people every year who are either homeless or at risk of homelessness in Southend-on-Sea. They provide short and long-term accommodation and crucial support to help local people overcome homelessness for good.


21 May
10:30 am - 4:00 pm
£4 – £5
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Southend United Football Club
Roots Hall Stadium, Victoria Avenue, Southend-on-Sea, Essex, Roots Hall Stadium, Victoria Avenue, Southend-on-Sea, Essex, SS2 6NQ
Southend, SS2 6NQ Southend
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