Wivenhoe Funny Farm shows start at 8pm (doors 7pm), usually last Thursday of the month – sometimes varies out of respect to Bowls Club fixtures).
Tickets cost £8.00 or £6.50 concessions*
(*Unwaged, Student, Wivenhoe Bowls Club Member)
Our nights can get busy, so book seats if you can via the Contact and Bookings Form on our Home Page (Click Contact & Booking Seats in the menu above).
We are now back on tour at The Horse & Groom during the summer – booking via email@example.com please make a donation with booking (recommending £8 but what you can manage) as we are paying the acts and have reduced audience Size (currently can’t have a front of house)
Summer 2023 Horse & Groom outdoor gig (6.30pm to 8.30pm) dates will be:
Thursday 25th May 2023 – show start 6.30pm
Support from Daman Bamrah and Alexis Roy
June 29th Matt Green, support from Sarah Iles and Victoria Shortly
July 27th (Suzy Bennett TBC) support Jason Simmons & Steve Whittaker
August 31st Joe Wells. Support Sunjai Arif, Duncan Adam
September 28th Njambi Mcgrath. Support Paul Merryck & Alex Freimuller
Indoors at Bowls Club Winter 23-24 shows
Nov 30th – TBC – support Karen Blott and Tim Cole
Dec 28th – TBC support from TBC & Tom Alban
Feb 29th – Mike Gunn support 1 TBC and David Ball
Mar 28th – Meryl O’Rourke – support Ashley Frieze plus 1 TBC
Apr 25th – Stephen Grant plus support 1TBC and Dave Hughes
Information & Directions for non Horse & Groom gigs
Wivenhoe Bowls Club, Woodland Way, Wivenhoe, Colchester, Essex, CO7 9AT
The Funny Farm Bowls Club gigs start at 7.30pm, doors open at 7pm. Pay on the door £8.00 (£6.50 concessions). (This is under normal circumstances and may subject to change if there are any further Covid restrictions)
The gig has a friendly, intimate atmosphere and a decent bar!
Follow A12 to Colchester – take exit marked City Centre and Clacton (A133). From Colchester: Follow the A133 to the University, carry on round the back of the University then turn right onto the B1027 to Wivenhoe. Keep going and turn right after the Co-Op the Bowls Club parking is on the right. Audience entrance is Woodland Way (Road leading to the right after the park entrance – entry is just before the first house.