Concerts and Events

"Without music, life would be a mistake"

Friedrich Nietzsche


Fairlop at the Forest

Deaton Theatre - Forest School

Snaresbrook (E17 3PY)

Sunday 7th June 2020, 3pm

Tickets online £9 Adults

Reserved or on the door:

£10 Adults, £1 Under 12

Brass on the Grass

St Nicholas Church

Kelvedon Hatch (CM14 5TJ)

Saturday 18th July 2020

Tickets: on the day TBC

Tickets: in Advance TBC


or ask any band member for details

Summer Concert

The summer concert is always a highlight of the Fairlop Calendar.

This year we are pleased to present 'Fairlop at the Forest' a varied concert for lovers of Brass Band Music to open our new venture with this wonderful venue. Exciting times.

We are back playing on the Vicarage lawn for our Annual Outdoor Concert. Gates open 6.30pm

Bring your own picnic, blanket, cushions and chairs.

Strawberries and Cream for sale.

Licenced Beer Tent available.

Come and enjoy a relaxed evening of popular classics.

Note: we will revert to a church concert if the heavens open.  



Nine Lessons and Carols

Holy Trinity Church

Barkingside (IG6 2BX)

December 2020

Details nearer the time.

Our Busy Christmas Schedule starts with a quiet traditional (small band) brass accompaniment for the congregation at the Holy Trinity Church in our hometown.

Note this is not a concert, but an accompaniment during a service. A request for donations to the church will be made.


Festive Crackers

Theydon Bois Village Hall

Theydon Bois (CM16 7ER)

December 2020

Prices tbc

We return to Theydon Village Hall for what is becoming our most popular Christmas Concert.

This is a BYOB style of concert where there is no licenced bar, but you are encouraged to bring your own drinks and snacks for the evening (some water and juice will be available for those that forget). The seats are all arranged around tables.

Singing is mandatory.


Christmas Mayhem Concert

Old Parkonians Sports Club

Fairlop (IG6 3HD)

December 2020

Details nearer the time.

The Mayhem Concert is always a blast.

The Concert is given by the Old Parkonians Sports Club which features a licenced bar.

Plenty of Christmas Cheer and Singing to go with your drinks. This is a real 'let your hair down' fun concert. Enjoy and get into the Christmas spirit early.


Brass at Christmas

St Nicholas Church

Kelvedon Hatch (CM14 5TJ)

December 2020

Prices tbc

We are back at St. Nicholas Church for this popular church based concert in aid of St Francis Hospice and St. Nicholas' Church funds.

As usual there will be a selection of seasonal music with carols for the audience to sing.

Tickets include mince pies and mulled wine (non-alchololic) when we adjourn to the adjacent Fane Hall at the conclusion of the concert.

Tickets are limited and this concert regularly sells out.


Christmas Carol Service

St Francis Church

Hainault (IG6 2LA)

December 2020

Our Busy Christmas Schedule concludes with a brass accompaniment for the congregation at St. Francis of Assisi Church for their annual carol service.

Our home.

A request for donations to the church will be made.

All are welcome.


Baking with Brass

St Francis Church

Hainault (IG6 2LA)

TBA in 2021

The Fairlop Calendar starts with a Springtime Concert at our home; 'St Francis Church'.

The Band play a range of music, and at the interval you can buy some home-made cakes with tea and coffee served for a small fee.

All profits from the cake and ticket sales go to the upkeep of the church.


Fairlop Quiz Night

Kelvedon Hatch Village Hall

Kelvedon Hatch (CM15 0DL)

16th May 2020, 7pm

Teams of up to 8 - £7 Adult, £3 U14.


or ask any band member for details

FBB Quiz Night - {Note: info below is for reference only, Event Postponed}

Date: Saturday 16th May 2020 - Time: Doors open 7pm for a prompt 7.30pm start

Location: Kelvedon Hatch Village Hall, School Road, Poors Field, Kelvedon Hatch, Brentwood, Essex CM15 0DL

If approaching from Stapleford Abbots or Brentwood - enter School Lane and there is a signpost to the hall about 300 yards down School Lane on the right. The hall is set back in its own grounds behind housing.

Hall website:

Please bring your own drink and nibbles (there will not be a bar)To book a table, or attend as an individual / small group - let a band member know or email us at . Always a light hearted event - hope you can make it!


Autumn Concert

Deaton Theatre - Forest School

Snaresbrook (E17 3PY)

Sunday 1st November 2020


Autumn Concert

The Autumn concert is the last 'formal' concert before the usual hectic calendar of the Christmas concerts, it is usualy the most popular concert of the year. The theme, venue, and time will be announced nearer the time.

Click on the postcodes below for googlemap directions.