Mark your calendars for the official opening of the East Beach Festival on Saturday, 12th August.
Join us as we kick off the festivities with a ceremonial ribbon-cutting, signalling the beginning of a vibrant celebration.
Traders will also open their stalls, welcoming the public to explore and indulge in the unique fusion of Jamaican, Caribbean, and local cultures that make Southend truly special.
Throughout the weekend, visitors will have the opportunity to immerse themselves in the essence of Jamaica as we commemorate the 75th anniversary of Windrush Independence.
Indulge in mouth-watering Jerk cuisine, savour the flavours of Jamaican dishes, and appreciate the art, crafts, and fashion that showcase the vibrant Jamaican culture.
East Beach Festival returns to Shoeburyness, after last year’s success we are looking Forword to bringing you another spectacular event with music, food and just good vibes The Festival is a family friendly, Multicultural event.
General admission is FREE, with a limited VIP ticket for sale. There will be performances from, Live Bands, local and International Artists, and top DJs. There will be a variety of stalls, Jamaican Jerk Cuisine, Wellbeing spaces and a funfair with plenty of rides for the kids.
You and your whole family will be able to participate together to enjoy this cultural experience. The festival will be a dazzling display of popular culture engaging everyone that attends and encapsulating the diverse spirit of the City of Southend.