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Arena Essex Raceway, Banger Racing Birthday Party

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Great day!

Went and treated the kids to a day out before baby arrived as wasn’t sure when we would get out... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
lisamarsh23
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Maidstone, United Kingdom
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Brilliant

Excellent entertainment for all ages there’s a sweet shop cafe diner and much more special events to

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
charlie15brown
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Dartford, United Kingdom
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Arterial Road, Purfleet, Thurrock RM19 1AE, England
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+44 7903 104102
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went and treated the kids to a day out before baby arrived as wasn’t sure when we would get out again. Can safely say we all really enjoyed our selves. Everything was reasonable priced, ice lollies for 40p super great price and life saver on...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent entertainment for all ages there’s a sweet shop cafe diner and much more special events to

Thank charlie15brown
Reviewed 12 June 2018

If you want to watch some spectacular crashes in a safe environment then this is the place to see them. This is a family-friendly venue welcoming people of all different ages and abilities. There are food and drinks stalls dotted around the arena if you...More

Thank Amish P
Reviewed 22 April 2018 via mobile

Went on the bank holiday weekend as a surprise for the family....only to be treated with "Oh no dad! banger racing?.....really??" And within an hour of arriving they were pure petrol heads high on adrenalin and wanting more and more action....which they got by the...More

Thank Mark B
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

What a great day we all had, we went with a large group of friends of all ages the racing was brilliant. We booked tickets for the tavern bar which meant we could stay out of the cold and it was well worth it. The...More

1  Thank Anthony C
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

We were all stunned by the races and smashes. An excellent experience. Easy parking, lots of space on the grass around the track to watch or bring chairs etc.

1  Thank Sandra H
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

We have been coming to Arena Essex since the late 1980's so for over 30 years!!!!!! First as a couple then as a family with young children and now with teenage children. Always fantastically entertaining and very reasonably priced. Good selection of snack bars selling...More

Thank Boultzz
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

We go here to watch banger racing on a regular basis and no need to dress up as we all just go in track suit / jeans trainers etc. The racing is fun with numerous crashes and speeding bangers. There is a cafe and a...More

1  Thank Jackie F
Reviewed 9 June 2017

I came back here on 29th May 17, I was very disappointed with the lack of contact in the racing, most the banger drivers seemed to be more interested in avoiding scratching their cars. Thinking that I should give it a fair crack of the...More

5  Thank Simon L
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

No change at the home of the Hammers. A good night with good racing and now cheaper because of the new league status.

Thank jomuckle66
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