water skiing climbing archery fishing enamelling painting encoustic art dog agility African drumming circus skills signing judo dancing DJing karaoke zip-wire speed boat wheelchair basketball live bands talent show fancy dress discos Maldon Brightlingsea ten pin bowling swimming
* activities supplied dependant on date.
Starting in 1981 – Britain’s ‘Year of the Disabled’ – the Mersea Island Festival brings together young people and adults with or without a physical or learning disability. The Festival provides an opportunity to try out new activities, make new friends and have loads of fun!!! Read more
Event date: 10th Dec 2017
SAVE THE DATE! This year's Christmas Party will be on Sunday 10th December from 2pm to 5.30pm. Full details available in October.
Event date: 13th May 2017
Tom Waite, a volunteer at the Mersea Island Festival, and 5 of his mates rode down the length of Wales to raise money for the Mersea Island Festival Trust.
For each Festival we need a team of volunteer staff, aged 16+, to help us deliver the programme and make sure the campers have a great time.
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