Sponsor picks artist event

Sponsor picks artist event

We are one step closer to witnessing the most exciting art trail of the year, Octopus Ahoy! Our exclusive ‘Sponsor Meets Artist’ event commenced the evening of Wednesday 4th March, and it went off with a sensational splash! Over a hundred of the wonderful designs we...
Submissions have come to an end!

Submissions have come to an end!

Dear artists, submissions for our octopus sculpture design competition are now closed! We beyond thrilled with the response to the Octopus Ahoy! campaign. There have been over 100 wonderfully creative submissions from talented artists – the designs we have received...
Businesses Set Sail for Octopus Ahoy!

Businesses Set Sail for Octopus Ahoy!

One event down! It was great to see so many faces, both new and familiar, at our Octopus Ahoy! Business Reception event last night at The Pier in Harwich. Businesses from Tendring, and the wider area, joined us for drinks and canapes, to eagerly hear more about the...
Our Octopus Patrons

Our Octopus Patrons

So pleased to welcome the sponsors who’ve come on board so far! Tendring District Council, Milsom Hotels, KAT Marketing, Ellisons Solicitors, Reeman Dansie, Palletwise, Harwich Haven Authority and Galloper Wind Farms. The business reception for sponsors is to be held...
Illuminate Festival Harwich

Illuminate Festival Harwich

The Illuminate Festival Harwich will take place on Friday 29th November 2019 to commemorate the town’s link to the historic vessel and voyage. An illuminated civic procession will lead the way from Ha’Penny Pier down to Harwich Green, and the public are invited to...