If you like to stay active in your free time then you're sure to find loads to do in Brentwood. 

Whether it's a game of football or cricket with friends, hitting the slopes at our dry ski and snowboard centre, or spending the afternoon on the bank of a lake fishing, there's something for everyone to enjoy here.  


The Brentwood Centre is more than just a sports and leisure hub, it also plays host to over 120 events a year, from concerts to orchestras. 

Events aside, the Centre has great leisure facilities, including a fantastic 25 metre and learner pools, state-of-the-art gym, squash courts, a top of the range 3G synthetic football pitch in their outdoor arena, squash and raquet courts, and not to mention it also hosts the Brentwood Mixed Martial Arts Centre and loads of great classes.

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If you like to take in a round of golf in your spare time, then you can tee off at one of the fantastic courses around Brentwood. We have the ideal location for a relaxing game of golf in tranquil surroundings and fantastic views.
Trailnet offer inclusive cycling opportunities for both children and adults to ride through the beautiful woodland and pastures of Thorndon Country Park. Riders can access cycling either independently or as part of a regular group session.
Cricket is a cherished British game, so head to the King George Playing Field if you fancy a game - they have a fantastic pitch and even offer the option to hire changing rooms and showers if you don't fancy getting your car muddy.
Come and experience this newly discovered oasis in Essex, where you can train, get fit and have fun! Whether you are a beginner, seasoned or an elite racer we have the facilities to suit your needs. Training is suitable for adults and children.
If you can think of nothing better than sitting by the edge of a lake waiting for the catch of the day you're in luck if you visit Brentwood, as there's plenty of great places to fish, all of which are surrounded by beautiful countryside.
Overlooking more than 54 acres of beautiful scenic woodland, the Ski & Snowboard Centre offers an exciting variety of dry skiing and snowboarding to suit all ability levels - from complete beginner to some of the best racers in the country.
If football is your game, there's lots of pitches around Brentwood that you can hire for an entire season if you're planning on starting up a team, or just for a one-off occasion if you just want to have a kick about with friends.


There's some great places to play bowls in Brentwood, and here it's something that we can all enjoy; men, women, children and disabled people are all welcome to have a go! It's a great way to get out and make new friends while getting active.
ActiveBrentwood is a multi-agency network group for sports, health and well-being organizations operating at a local level. It links into the County Sports Network – Active Essex, who provides regular updates and helps with funding.


There's loads of great events going on all year round, meaning there's always something great going on. 
Why not explore the great outdoors when you visit Brentwood, and discover one of our stunning parks and gardens. 
If you fancy discovering some history or culture, why not stop by one of our fascinating history spots, and discover Brentwood's past.