Events for 2024

Classic Car Festival

1st September

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Brass Band Concerts in The Gardens

Sunday 12th May, 23rd June, 28th July, 25th August.

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Previous Events

Family Fun Days

Family Fun Days

Please Note:
Unfortunately, Due to bad weather forecasts, for the safety of all, this event has been cancelled for this week – Tuesday & Wednesday 1st/2nd August

When this event is running, the gardens will be open to the public.

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Little Legs Festival

Little Legs Festival

Braintree and Bocking Public Gardens are hosting their much loved Little Legs PreSchool festival 14th June – 16th June. Gates open at 9.30am and close at 3pm. For just the entry price you can stay for as long as you like for the day you have purchased.

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Classic Car and Motorcycle Show

Classic Car and Motorcycle Show

Braintree and Bocking Public Gardens are hosting their annual Classic Car and Bike Show on the 3rd of September 2023, an absolute must for all classic car and bike enthusiasts.

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Visited our Playground?

We have a wonderful playground in the Gardens to relax whilst your child uses up some energy! the playground is has a safety surface so you can relax whilst supervising.

Have you seen our Blogs?

Whether it’s a brass band or a classic car show, read our blogs to see the latest events that have been held at the Gardens, there’s always something going on.

Visited our History Page?

The gardens were donated by Sydney Courtauld in 1888. Sydney Courtauld was the nephew of Sam Courtauld, who founded what was to become the largest textile manufacturer in the world. Sydney started to work for the ..more

Did you know?

We have a Hide in the gardens where you can watch the wildlife – it is available for disabled too – there is a stumpery too which also encourages the flora and fauna.