Explore Culture

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Welcome to Explore Culture, a one-stop shop for people living, working and visiting Essex to find out about cultural events and activities around the county. You can catch up on the latest news and developments, get information on cultural funding, and if you’re an organisation or venue, it’s a free resource for you to tell people about what you’re doing and how they can get involved.

ExploreCulture is run by Essex County Council’s Cultural Development team, helping to support a vibrant cultural economy for everyone to enjoy. If you’d like to get in touch with suggestions, questions or comments, please contact us: culture@essex.gov.uk

  • Cultural organisations can bid for cultural funding
    Essex arts and cultural organisations can bid for strategic funding from Essex County Council’s Cultural Strategic Fund 2017. More details

  • Creative Journeys Programme: Intergenerational Artist Development Day with Magic Me
    Are you an Essex based artist interested in intergenerational arts practice? Do you want to learn from the UK’s leading provider of intergenerational arts projects, Magic Me? More details

  • Undiscovered Live Music Contest 2017 - Winners Announced!
    Supported via the Essex County Council Cultural Development Strategic Fund, Essex Undiscovered brings together a network of venues, promoters and producers from across the county who share the same passion for supporting emerging artists and grassroots music. It is not-for-profit and there is just one simple aim – to help raise the profile of Essex based artists.More details

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