Boasting outposts in Dagenham, Romford and Harlow, Mecca is the place to go for birthday shenanigans. Not only do they boast epic bingo halls where you can get your dabbers out in full force, but they also tote fun events, great games and delicious refreshments.
Fun Birthday Ideas In Essex
Live music paired with quirky cocktails? Pop-up cinemas in gorgeous outdoor locations? Whatever your idea of a great celebration, we've got it covered. From bustling restaurants with private dining rooms all the way to alternative craft beer bars, here's our guide to fun birthday ideas in Essex.
For a quirky birthday celebration, head to Ingatestone Hall. Glass House is a haunting story about friends playing with an Ouija board while Stick or Twist is about a man tied to a chair. Both are tantalising tales so be sure to book your spot now.
Get ready to groove and shake your special day away as Garage Brunch comes to Essex for the first time. Taking over a secret location, tickets to this all-day party include a two-course meal as well as an hour of free-flowing cocktails and a whole lotta' live entertainment.
JukeboxLDN is the brilliant bar that's known for its non-stop party vibes, and its Thanks F**K It's Friday events are no different. This joint is decked out with colourful lights and always attracts a buzzing crowd, plus it's home to 2-4-1 cocktails, beer pong and cracking tunes.
Celebrate your birthday in style over at Coco Southend in Warrior Square. Not only do they host brilliant club nights every weekend, but they also welcome you for fun-filled themed events, including a Moulin Rouge brunch.
When it comes to the best birthday ideas in Essex, nowhere does it quite like Acanteen. The quirky Chelmsford venue is home to bottomless drag brunches at the weekend, alongside tribute nights to Abba, Whitney Houston and Stevie Wonder to name a few.
Puttshack has made its merry way out of the capital and into Lakeside, bringing crazy courses and some seriously high-tech golfing for your birthday bash. Assemble a squad and head on down to drink, play and have one heck of a special day out.
Looking for something a little bit different for your birthday celebrations?The Three Monkeys is the Colchester pub known for its unbeatable lineup of live entertainment. Swing by to dancing the night away to Duran Duran tribute bands and incredible up and coming bands.
Featuring your host Shyanne O'Shea, this boozy drag bingo event takes place at The Breakfast Club in Chelmsford. You can play 4 games of bingo for just £7, or you can upgrade your package to include a bottomless brunch - that means 90 minutes of free-flowing drinks and a main dish.
If you're searching for ways to celebrate a birthday in Essex this summer, check out what The Spritz Social has in store. Nestled in the heart of Chelmsford, the pop-up bar will have you playing ping pong, snapping pictures and sipping on thirst-quenching cocktails.
If you're on the hunt for a fun birthday bar in Essex, look no further than Faces. Perfectly perched on Gants Hill, the bar, restaurant and club is a brilliant spot for boozy brunching and late-night dancing, with live DJs and stunning dishes to help you celebrate your special day.
In need of some fun-packed plans for that special birthday celebration? Be sure to head to BCK YRD Golf on Springfield Road. This top-notch party bar is home to two 10-hole courses, alongside a plethora of alcoholic slushies and games. Think escape rooms or BB gun ranges.