Essex Boot camp have vigorous exercise sessions at various parks in Chelmsford. These run continuously throughout the year, at Beaulieu Park (Monday, Wednesday and Friday), Hylands Park (Saturday) and Admirals Park (Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday).
For further details please see their website www.essexbootcamp.co.uk
Sessions last one hour and there is always at least one qualified instructor in attendance.
Dates & Times: Saturday, 17 December 2016 - 9:00am
Nordic Walking sessions held at Hylands Park each Wednesday. For further details please see Nordic Walking.
Dates & Times: Wednesday, 11 January 2017 - 10:00am
Held March through December between 10am & 4pm
Admission and parking - free
Next market day: Sunday 12th March 2017
Set in the beautiful surroundings of the Stables Visitor Centre, our Farmer's and Crafts Market features a number of craft stalls and local farmers and producers who are passionate about food.Dates & Times: Sunday, 12 March 2017 - 10:00am
The Scrapbook Safari sessions are run throughout the year during the school holidays. The Safaris are an opportunity for children to enjoy a guided exploration at Hylands, assemble a scrapbook and complete a craft activity. The Safaris are aimed at accompanied primary school aged children.
The Scrapbook Safari sessions are recognised as a learning destination by the Children's University. Visit essexchildrensuniversity.co.uk for more information.
Dates & Times: Wednesday, 3 August 2016 - 10:00am
The perfect gift or personal experience
Enjoy a day working with one of our rare breed heavy horses, including grooming, harness care and an introduction to coach driving techniques with the opportunity to take the reins yourself.
This is an exclusive day with only 4 people, maximum booked on. Attendees must be age 16 +
Please complete a welfare form found on the right hand side of this page and bring along with you on the day.
For more information please call us on 01245 605500Dates & Times: Saturday, 17 September 2016 - 10:00am
The Tuesday Toddle sessions are run approximately every two weeks throughout the year. The Toddles are an opportunity for parents with pre-school children to enjoy a guided walk in the park and garden areas surrounding Hylands House along with other parents with children of a similar age. The routes chosen for the walk take into account those with pushchairs. Maximum of three children per adult.
The walk is followed by a craft activity which takes place upstairs in the Stables Visitor Centre in the Richmond Room.
Dates & Times: Tuesday, 14 June 2016 - 10:00am
Come and experience the magic and tranquillity of a woodland setting with one of our rare breed horses. The day will include a logging demonstration in the woods then having a go at it yourselves. You will experience what a horse loggers day in the woods involves including tea breaks and lunch in the great outdoors. Meet at the Stables Visitor Centre.
Participants: Please download and complete the welfare form and information sheet on the right. All participants must bring the welfare form with them on the morning of their experience day
Dates & Times: Saturday, 29 October 2016 - 10:00am
Rock The Frock is delighted to be hosting their 2nd Bridal Showcase at Hylands House after their sell out first event in 2015.
Come along to see beautiful past brides modelling their wedding dresses, as well as some new designs, accessories and a range of other amazing wedding suppliers all ready to help you style the perfect day.
Enjoy 2 catwalk shows, free canapes and bubbly and spend time shooping for wedding related items from a range of local suppliers.
Click on the button to purchase tickets direct form Rock the FrockDates & Times: Thursday, 20 October 2016 - 7:00pm
Invite your loved ones to enjoy an unforgettable evening of wonderful music in the splendid surroundings of Hylands House. An unmissable concert of the greatest love songs and arias from renowned operas.
Join us on a musical journey through love’s trials and triumphs; an evening of songs, arias and duets performed by Tenor, Peter Harris and Soprano, Amelia Burns and accompanied by the extraordinary Hamish Brown.
Doors open at 6.30pm
Full bar and refreshments will be available prior to the performance and during the interval.Dates & Times: Friday, 10 February 2017 - 7:30pm
Boys & Girls come out to play, dress up on this spooky day
Your money buys a carriage ride, but who knows what you'll find inside.
Come into our haunted yard, pay creepy artists your regards
Trick or Treat them, if you dare, for once you go up darkened stairs
You'll find their nasty haunted room
Where ghouls and ghosts lurk in the gloom
Can you escape and get back home? Or like us, forever roam?
Suitable for accompanied children 5 - 12 years old
Tickets on sale this Friday 7th October 2016
Dates & Times: Saturday, 29 October 2016 - 6:00pm
The Panto Bus proudly presents Sleeping Beauty.
In their third year at Hylands House The Panto Bus will deliver this timeless, traditional fairytale for all the family. It will be jam packed with all the fun, laughter, singing and dancing that The Panto Bus has become well known for. We follow the story of Aurora as she struggles to find true love and more importantly the truth about her childhood. One things for sure is she can always count on her best friend Muddles to cheer her up, even if it is by getting things wrong!!
Dates & Times: Wednesday, 28 December 2016 - 4:00pm