Get moving and grooving with Three Wise Monkeys in Colchester. Whether it's mid-week or weekend, this spot knows how to bring the party and is renowned as the home of live music, club nights, comedy and much more.
Quirky Activities In Essex
Sometimes we just don't fancy heading to the local boozer with our pals and ordering from the same ol' takeaway, we want to shake things up a little. Whether you're craving a boogie 'til the early hours or fancy getting competitive and testing our skills with a bit of go karting. We have put together a list of the most fun things to do in Essex for adults.
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Last updated on 16th January 2024
Did somebody say indoor go karting? Teamsport did. Grab your friends and head to Basildon for a spin around their awesome track which is spread across two floors. If you thought it couldn't get any better, they also have a pretty cool bar for post-race celebrations.
In need of quirky activities for groups in Essex? Then check out Caddies Southend. This crazy golf destination is packed with fun courses, unique cocktails and street food. Plus, there's a whole load of deals and offers to make sure you don't break the bank.
Looking for quirky things to do in Essex today? Head to Lakeside's Electric Gamebox for an immersive gaming experience like no other. Lose yourself in the moment with their cool range of high-tech touch screens, projection mapping, motion sensors, and surround sound.
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Looking for something a little different? Then head to The Archer in South Ockendon for their awesome dance classes. Whether you're a beginner or pro, check out their salsa and bachata lessons in their gorgeous space.
Is there anything more exciting than a party at a top secret Brentwood location? We thought not. Garage Brunch is putting the fun in funky and is hosting only the best events with bottomless bubbles, finger-licking nibbles and non-stop dance offs.
If you're looking for fun things to do then check out F Cooke Pie and Mash, as they have events that are bound to keep you coming back for more. Plus, most tickets include their famous, steaming pies and late closing to really make an evening opening.
Essex activity bars are topped off by Boom Battle Lakeside, a destination for everything from augmented reality darts to shuffleboard, axe throwing and more. Not only that, but there are cocktail trees and bottomless brunches to keep you fuelled, alongside DJs come the weekend.