What’s On

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 £7.50 or £6.00 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).

A NOTE REGARDING THE CURRENT PANDEMIC & RESTRICTIONS ON SOCIAL GATHERING. It is with huge regret we postponed our March to July & Nov 2020 live shows. It may be necessary to postpone future shows or go online and we will keep you informed. 


We are back live at the Horse and Groom (on tour) – Covid regulations apply – booking via funnyfarmcomedy@gmail.com please make a donation with booking as we are paying the acts (currently can’t have a front of house)

Thursday 29th July Show starts 6.30pm ends 8.30pm PLEASE RESERVE TABLES (6 people max per table)

Meryl O’Rourke
Ariella Souma
Rob Wheatley
Plus interval music from the fantastic Matt Selley

Outside at the Horse and Groom, Wivenhoe Cross, CO7 9QL

Thursday 26th August
Headliner Steve Day
Support TBC

Thursday 16th September
Headliner Susan Murray
Support includes:
Louie Green

Saturday 2nd October

Extra Special Event (details soon)

Information & Directions (for when we get back to “normal”)

Wivenhoe Bowls ClubWoodland Way, Wivenhoe, Colchester, Essex, CO7 9AT

The Funny Farm gigs start at 8pm, doors open at 7pm. Pay on the door £7.50 (£6.00 concessions). (This is under normal circumstances and is subject to change under current pandemic)

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.