Welcome to Essex IVC


Tue 31st December:
New Year's Eve Party

We are a non-profit social club run by its members. Membership costs from £23 per year - less than 50p per week!

We are for individuals and couples who want to socialise and participate in activities with like-minded people, and above all enjoy life.

Meet new people, make real friends, and expand your social network.

Indoor and outdoor events take place every day throughout Essex, so wherever you live - be it Basildon, Braintree, Brentwood, Billericay, Chelmsford or elsewhere - there are certain to be events near you.

Click here to see the events list for this month.

FREE trial membership
in three easy steps:

1. Click here to read our FAQ page.

2. Click here to read our 'Joining Details' page.

3. Phone our Prospective Members' Secretary on 07891 927046 (10am - 9pm)
or click here to go to our membership enquiry form.

"I'm really enjoying my membership in my first year. I've made some great friends and my social life has improved enormously."

Regular events include:

  • Pub nights
  • Walks
  • Cinemas
  • Theatres
  • Concerts
  • Badminton
  • Pub meals
  • Restaurant meals
  • Bridge
  • Other games
  • Quiz nights
  • Book club
  • Tenpin bowling
  • Parties
  • Discos
  • Dinner / dances
  • Weekends away
  • Holidays
  • and much more ...

Recent and planned one-off activities include:

  • Indoor Skydiving
  • Segway riding
  • High Ropes course
  • Yoga taster
  • Ice Skating
  • Lawn Bowls
  • Microlight flight
  • Pitch & Putt
  • Canal boat trip
  • Boat sailing tuition
  • Horse Riding lesson
  • Go-Kart Racing
  • Rowing at Dedham
  • Holistic workshop
  • Thames Barge trip
  • Punting at Cambridge
  • Mountain walking weekend

We are a member of the national Association of IVC's and are a non-profit-making organisation.

We currently have a membership of over 200 - males and females, individuals and couples, and we welcome applications from professionals, graduates and like-minded people.

Events Calendar

View this and next month's events

Masked Summer Ball

Club Night

Picnic during a fun day at Fambridge

High Ropes adventure day

Christmas Dinner/Disco

By Willy Lott's Cottage

Brecon Beacons Walk

St Francis Hospice Donation 2016

Buxton Walking Weekend 2019

Breakfast Perrywoods 2018

Danbury walk

Sandra's tea

Summer ball

Rowing at Thorpeness

Walking in Snowdonia

PaddlingKite Launch

Brecon Beacons Walk

Artichoke Christmas Meal

Punting at Cambridge

Stop during New Year's Day walk for gluhwein and mince pies

Microlight flight


Children in Need Donation 2017


The following list is purely put here to help the public find Essex IVC. Brentwood Social Clubs, Billericay Social Clubs, Braintree Social Clubs, Chelmsford Social Clubs, Colchester Social Clubs, Grays Social Clubs, Harlow Social Clubs, Ilford Social Clubs, Hornchurch Social Clubs, Leigh-on-Sea Social Clubs, Maldon Social Clubs, Ongar Social Clubs, Romford Social Clubs, Southend-on-Sea Social Clubs, Witham Social Clubs, Rayleigh Social Clubs, South Woodham Ferrers Social Clubs, Epping Social Clubs, Upminster Social Clubs, Danbury Social Clubs, Coggeshall Social Clubs, Friendship Club, Friends. Essex IVC covers the whole of Essex and we have events in all areas.

Making new friends, Meeting new friends