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England’s newest city is seriously hot right now. Top brands, exciting restaurants and amazing events are flocking to Chelmsford to provide you with the very best things to see, do and experience.

Set in stunning Essex countryside, the city is packed with history, outdoor adventures, shopping experiences, active leisure, buzzing nightlife, sports, theatre and great places to eat. There’s so much to do, you need a handy guide to fit it all into your visit.

As the official visitor information website for Chelmsford, we are excited to welcome you to our wonderful city. Whether you’re looking for a weekend out with the family, ideas for a romantic date or a night out with friends, you’ll find everything you need right here.

WHAT'S ON?

     Upcoming Highlight

Chelmsford Restaurant Festival

Running from 1–10 March 2018, taking place in various restaurants throughout the City and surrounding area.

The festival will include two main elements:
Festival Menus and Restaurant Experiences.

FESTIVAL MENUS
Throughout the duration of the festival every participating restaurant will offer an exclusive set priced ‘Festival Menu’. This will provide an opportunity to showcase particular elements of their cuisine and encourage people to try new foods.

RESTAURANT EXPERIENCES
Running alongside the set menus are a series of events taking place within selected restaurants. These events will be a varied mix of talks, cooking demos, eating challenges, arts based night, children events and more.

The full festival programme will be available from February 2018.

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WHERE TO EAT & DRINK

We have a vast choice of new restaurants, open for breakfast, lunch & dinner. Whether your planning a romantic meal, a coffee catch up or a work lunch we have the place. All designed to help you relax and unwind, from quirky Jamaican food to a sophisticated steak and lobster. Why not stay into the evening and experience Chelmsford's vibrant night life too? With a great collection of cocktail bars and also pubs to choose from.

UPCOMING EVENTS

Chelmsford stands out for its spectacular events programme, and it keeps getting better!

Our award winning Festival programme make us stand out in the South, with unique festivals in such as the 3foot People Festival as well as the Fling are not to be missed. Both Voted net mums Best events in 2016. The Hylands Estate is also home to the internationally recognised V Festival, making Chelmsford a real hub for top class events.

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PARKS

Find out where all our beautiful parks are located around Chelmsford.