Melbourne Free Festival

Melbourne Park, Pavilion and CHP Hub      Monday 29th July to Friday 2nd August.                                                      10am to 3.30pm (Lunch provided for participants 12.30pm to 1.30pm)


 To provide cultural and physical activity opportunities to the local community

To provide free lunches to children/teenagers who receive free school meal and may go hungry during the holidays.

Target audience

Older children and teenagers


Chelmsford City Council CSAW Team and Arts and Culture Team, Childrens Centre, CHP/Parkside Hub, North Avenue Youth Club

Content/Activities – TBC

Play workers- sports and arts activities                   
Resident artist/Art workshop                                   
Hip Hop session and teenage mental health workshops             
Counter Culture Games                                                    
Circus Skills                                                                  
Chelmsford Library                                       
Inflatables/Bouncy Castle                                            
Bollywood Dancing                                                 
Drumming workshop                                                            
Grow your own Vegetables workshop                                      
Free lunch for young people