Find out about events in our parks, including outdoor fitness sessions, plus how to hire the park for your own event.

You can visit Chelmsford For You and Love Your Chelmsford to find out about other events in Chelmsford.

Events at Hylands

Hylands is home to a range of festivals and special events throughout the year, including the Fling Festival and the 3foot People Festival.

You can check the Hylands calendar to find out what's happening, and to book tickets.  

Play in the Park

During the Easter and summer school holidays, we hold Play in the Park sessions for children in the parks across Chelmsford.

You can find out more information about Play in the Park.

Holding your own event

If you want to hold your own event, you can hire one of our parks.

Regular fitness sessions take place in our parks at different times throughout the week. You can find the session that's right for you, to help you achieve your fitness goals.

Although these sessions take place in our parks, we are not responsible for running them. If you have any questions, or are not sure if the session is taking place, you need to contact the organiser.

Chelmsford Buggy Fit

These sessions meet in Admirals Park, Beaulieu Park, Chelmer Park and Coronation Park. They are free, casual sessions support mums, dads, grandparents and carers stay fit and active around their babies, kids and toddlers. 

You can contact Justine Goh on 07929014917 or via for more details.

DNA Group Fit

Offering a range of session types, DNA Group Fit takes place in Brook End Gardens.

You can look at DNA Group Fit for more information about their sessions, and how much they cost.

Essex Boot Camp

With sessions taking place in Admirals Park, Beaulieu Park and Hylands Park, Essex Boot Camp offers training and education to help with your fitness.

You can look at Essex Boot Camp for more information, including when the sessions are and how much they cost. 

Nordic Walking

These sessions, which feature walking with poles, take place at Hylands Park. 

You can look at Nordic walking with Jane for more information.

Raise the Bar Running

Offering a range of sessions in Admirals Park, Central Park and Chelmsford Sport and Athletics Centre. Suitable for different fitness levels including beginners and those looking to improve their running performance.

You can look at Raise the Bar Running for more information about the sessions and how much they cost.

RunFit Essex

Meeting in Admirals Park, RunFit Essex offer running sessions for all abilities.

You can look at RunFit Essex for more information, including when the sessions in Admirals Park take place, as well as other sessions and coaching.

The Mobile PT

The Mobile PT uses Chelmer Park throughout the week, offering his clients personal training that fits in with their lifestyle.

You can look at the Mobile PT for information about the types of sessions available and the pricing options.

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