Essex Summer of Culture Guide 2022

Essex County Council is delighted to launch of ‘Summer of Culture’ – a broad series of activities, talks and events for 2022. Discover our Summer of Culture guide, full of exciting upcoming events for Essex communities to enjoy. Reconnect with each other and the world around you.

The Summer of Culture Guide

We are delighted to share the launch of the 2022 Essex Summer of Culture guide with you.

The Summer of Culture aims to promote the wealth of arts and cultural events and activity in Essex and celebrates and focuses on the environment with the theme 'The World Around Us'.

The digital brochure combines fascinating features, family friendly listings from Visit Essex members and arresting articles on how to combat climate change and enjoy the world around us.

This year’s Summer of Culture, which celebrates and focuses on the environment with the theme ‘The World Around Us’, will support the arts community and highlight the range of cultural and creative experiences that are available to the county’s residents.

Working with partner organisations – such as The Essex Cultural Diversity Project, The Mercury Theatre, Essex Book Festival, children’s theatre production, What! A Load of Rubbish and Mersea Island based artist duo, Landscape Imaginary - the Summer of Culture 2022 aims to promote the projects and events produced by the county’s creative sector.

Discover fascinating features, explore events and exhibitions, discover a good read, dig deeper into the climate debate and celebrate culture. Read the Summer of Culture guide now.

Download an accessible version of our Summer of Culture guide here.