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Garon Park

Eastern Avenue, Southend-on-Sea, Essex, SS2 4FA

Garon Park is a recreational park and cricket ground in Southend-on-Sea, Essex, England. 

This hidden gem is a fantastic community space offering sports facilities, well being activities, meeting spaces and so much more.

The park plays host to many different musical, family events and festivals throughout the year.

It is managed by Garon Park Community Interest Company (GP CIC) & Wellbeing at Garon Park CIO.


Facilities at the site

5, 7, 11-A-Side Football Pitches

Local 3G pitches in Southend Garon Park, with goals, floodlights and quality 3G surfaces

Garon Park Shed

Garon Park Shed has a well-equipped workshop with a planing and thicknessing machine, bandsaw, table saw, pillar drill and numerous powered and hand tools and full dust extraction facilities. Our Shed creates a stress-free, non-judgemental space for people of all ages to visit and interact with similar like-minded people. It provides a welcoming and growing community in a safe environment.

Garon Park Youth

Garon Park run a Youth Club every Wednesday from 6pm-8pm.This is run by some amazing volunteers who give up their time to ensure that they put on a great evening for children in and around the Southend - on - Sea area.

Garon Park Youth is aimed at children aged between 8-15 years old. To book please email


Padel is often referred to as a mix of tennis and squash. It is easy to learn which makes it enjoyable for beginners trying the sport for the first time. Played in doubles it also creates an important social element.

Pitchside Café

The Pitchside café is increasing in popularity all the time, with our visitors able to get hot drinks and snacks every day.

Raw Learning

Raw Learning are developing a much needed space for children who are struggling with mainstream. Their focus is on improving wellbeing so the children in their case are more equipped to access educational opportunities rather than be written off or just give up.

Shumei Agriculture

Shumei international partners with projects all over the world to promote sustainable land management.


We are incredibly proud of our affiliation with Southend United Football Club, but the Community & Educational Trust is about so much more than football. We strive to engage with and enrich the lives of people of all ages, abilities, backgrounds and interests.

The Boundary Essex

The Boundary is a family run, blank canvas wedding and events venue situated within the 10 acres of privately owned Garons Park Trust land in the heart of Southend-on-sea.

The Fitness Shack

The Fitness Shack consists of 3 personal trainers based at Wellbeing at Garon Park.

The Hive Nature School

The Hive Nature School is delivered in partnership with Steps Ahead. Hive Nature School is an inspiring outdoor nature base, providing a blend of outdoor, educational, creative and well-being experiences for all ages and abilities.

Events at this venue

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