Next Event – Saturday 13th August, 2016.

This year’s show is shaping up to be our best ever, with over 40 stalls,lots of different food outlets, beer tents and over 250 Classic Cars. Plus:

♦ Musical stage with the following bands playing from midday to 5pm, Rich Clifford and the Young Once, Three Sharps and a Flat, Mr Rock and Roll and The Ravediggers.
♦ Fun dog show in the arena with approx 10 fun classes, with best in show winning a cup, £160.00 worth of pet photography plus a full pet grooming from “Pooch” Grooming Ltd.
♦ Mersea Fitness Keep Fit Demonstration and Mersea Island Foxes (Junior Rugby Coaching display)
♦ Craft tent with “Learn to Knit and Crochet, Colouring, Button Jewellery Making, Fabric Owl Making and much more.
♦  Exhibition of hand made cushions from the Franklin’s 60th Anniversary Challenge” These will be Auctioned.
♦ Island Inflatables by Lee .
♦ Free Bus Service from the M.I.C.A. in the village to the show. The first one leaving at 11.00am.
♦ At the main gate area your will be able to have your children fitted with green wristbands in case the parents get lost!!
♦ Lions Raffle:  First prize  a weeks holiday at Waldegraves Holiday Park, plus many other prizes to be won.

Dont forget: Entry is Adult £3.00, under 16yrs £1.00, Preschool Free

More Summer Show News here

The Mersea Island Lions Summer Show and Transport Classics Event is one of our Club’s main fund-raising events of the year.The Lions Club of Mersea Island was chartered in 1978; its members wishing to help the less fortunate people within the Mersea Island area.  Their aims were simple:

  • Community Service,
  • Fund-raising to help the less fortunate within the community and further afield,and
  • Have fun and fellowship whilst doing it

Visit our page on the Mersea Lions Club to read more

Our Sponsors:

waldegraves-logoThe Waldegraves Family Holiday Park provides family holidays and short breaks and has been voted “Best Holiday Park in Essex” TWO years running!
Facilities include holiday homes for sale and hire, caravan and camping, restaurant bars, and entertainment and heated swimming pool.
For more information visit


auto-transmissions-2Automatic Transmission Services Limited is a major supporter of our shows.
They are a family run business offering all aspects of servicing, repair and maintenance of automatic transmissions.
Visit their website at



Also supported this year by Mercedes-Benz in Colchester

Mercedes Benz A Class
Mercedes Benz A Class