ESTUARY FESTIVAL: Wish You Were Here: BEACH HUTS ON PIER
An installation of ten brand new, cultural Beach Huts installed on the shore-end platform of Southend Pier takes audiences on an artist-led, journey through the heyday of the classic Estuary seaside experience to the present day.
Metal presents, Estuary 2016 Festival, sixteen days of art, literature, music and film curated in response to the
spectacular Thames Estuary. A mix of new and existing works pull together powerful themes
resonant to the place, its landscape, history and communities. Presented in significant, historic
and unusual venues along the 40 miles of Essex and Kent shorelines.
Estuary Festival venues: Tilbury Cruise Terminal / Gravesend High Street / St Andrew’s Quay, Gravesend
/ LV21 / Rock / Coalhouse Fort / Chalkwell Park / Southend Pier
/ Southend High Street / Southend Seafront