Family go-karting at Lakeside Karting, Essex.
Go-karting for the whole family on the International circuit.

" Great experience,within 45 minutes we were racing"

Dave Wenner North London

FOR ALL FAMILY MEMBERS WE HAVE A GO-KART FOR EVERYONE!

 

These days, family time together is often in short supply - so make a date to visit Lakeside Karting and rekindle that feeling of fun, laughter and excitement.

Lakeside Karting accommodates all ages from 3 years up, making it ideal for the whole family to enjoy. We not only have one of the largest circuits in the South-East for young drivers aged 8 years, but also a specific children’s circuit suitable for kiddies from just 3 years old.

The International circuit at Lakeside Karting, Essex is 900 meters long, with a mix of chicanes, hairpins and bends that are not only great fun for the kids, but will provide a challenge to even the most experienced racers. We have a range of karts to suit drivers from 8 to 88.

Our Session Options

Family Fun Sessions

The perfect introduction to karting. Our Family Fun Sessions give parents and children the opportunity to drive on circuit together, in a safe and controlled environment. The emphasis on these sessions is fun!

Please note: Family Fun Sessions karts are set to a maximum speed of 24mph

Intermediate Family Sessions

Suited to those drivers who know what they are doing and have gained confidence in our Family Fun Sessions or at other circuits. Our intermediate family sessions are perfect for young drivers who have driven before and want to go that bit faster. Adults and children can drive together at close to full throttle, without the worry of more experienced drivers going past them flat out.

Please note: These sessions are currently only available at our Brentwood circuit.

Advanced Sessions

These sessions are reserved for the really quick guys. All karts in our advanced sessions are derestricted and can reach speeds of up to 45mph. Drivers racing in our Advanced Sessions must first be authorised to do so by one of our qualified race directors.

Please note: These sessions are only available at our Brentwood circuit and available to drivers under 16yrs.

FAMILY EVENT FORMATS ARE SUITABLE FOR...

 

Family go karts are ideal for novices and experienced karters from 8 years plus. No minimum or maximum group sizes - any number of karters can take part.

Adult Kart Available
390cc Racer
Senior Kart Available
200cc Racer
Cadet Karts Available
160cc
Circuit
For This Event
70
mph

Age,16 Years +
Min Height, 5ft

kids karting sessions

Age, 10 Years +
Min Height, 5ft

kids arrive and drive

Age, 8 Years +
Min Height, 4ft

Lakeside
international
If you dont fit the criteria try...   or

CHILDREN UNDER 8 YEARS GO-KARTING ON THE CHILDREN'S CIRCUIT.

 

And not forgetting the youngest family members - Lakeside Karting, Essex invites them to check out our F1 Electric Karts. With a top speed of 5mph, a simple one-pedal on/off speed control, extra light steering, Formula 1 noises and real working brake lights, they're perfect fun for your little one! These electric go-karts also have space for mum or dad to sit with younger children if they want to supervise them. on our new children’s karting race track, these go-karts are ideal for children’s parties. Find out more about the F1 Electric go karts
See the children's circuit

WHAT HAPPENS ON A FAMILIY KARTING DAY...

After your thorough advice and safety briefing you and your karting familiy of drivers will take to the track for your driving session. Once completed you will receive a driver printout for your session, detailing all your lap times, with a breakdown of the fastest lap and average speed. These sessions are available in 15-minute slots and are suitable for drivers from 10 years and over. Pre-booking is essential and sessions can be booked up to one month in advance.

WHAT’s INCLUDED FAMILIY KARTING SESSION?
DRIVER
BRIEFING
National Karting
Association safety
instruction video.
ELECTRONIC
DRIVER
SIGN-IN
PROTECTIVE
CLOTHING
Racesuit, gloves,
balaclava and safety
helmet are provided.
GO-KART
FIT OUT
Pre-drive kart
fitting and
racewear check.
TRACK DRIVE
SESSION
All driving sessions
in 15 minute slots with our family go karts.
LAPTIME
PRINTOUT
Full computer
Laptime Printout.
WHAT YOU NEED FOR A FAMILY KARTING SESSION.
 

Customers are advised to wear comfortable clothing and trainer type shoes. Open-toe shoes and high heels will result in customers being refused entry to the circuit. We advise all drivers to arrive at least 45 minutes before your stated drive time. Drivers will need to be at least 152cm in height and have an inside leg length of 60cm. Scarves and neck-wear must be removed before driving. You are more than welcome to wear your own helmet, provided it is full face and has a visor. Customers using our helmets are asked to provide personal head coverings for hygiene reasons. Balaclavas are available at reception for only £2 and are yours to keep.

QUESTIONS & ANSWERS FAMILIY KARTING
When should I arrive at the circuit?

You will be given an arrival time when booking. For events this will be 1hr, for practice, 45 minutes. Please ensure you are not late as if you arrive after this time even by 5 minutes this may affect your time on the circuit. If you are more than 10/15 minutes late you may lose your slot altogether. If you are late, you will not receive a refund under any circumstance.

Is there adequate car parking?

Yes, there is plenty of free parking for all.

Do I need a driving licence/special licence to race?

No, we have many regular customers who hold no licence at all. We provide full instruction and all drivers must attend a safety briefing and view the NKA (National Karting Association) safety video briefing.

TALK TO US ON 01708 863070




 

Family Go Karting Events at Lakeside Karting

My husband and I bought the children here for a karting event. It was a great a day out and everyone really enjoyed themselves. Thanks to all the friendly staff. I would give Lakeside Karting family fun days 5 out of 5.


Family Fun Days Events at Lakeside Karting

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Lakeside Karting Ltd
LetsGoActive Lakeside, Arterial Road (A1306) West Thurrock, Essex RM19 1EA
Telephone: 01708 863070

Brentwood Karting Ltd
The Raceway, Brentwood Leisure Park, Warley Gap, Brentwood, Essex CM13 3DP
Telephone: 01277 260001 Web: www.brentwood-karting.com

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Laser Warfare, Warley Gap, Warley, Brentwood, Essex CM13 3DP
Telephone: 01277 260001 Web: www.laserwarfare.co.uk

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Family go karting at lakeside karting track, Essex.
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" Great experience,within 45 minutes we were racing"

Dave Wenner North London
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FOR ALL FAMILY MEMBERS WE HAVE A GO-KART FOR EVERYONE!

These days, family time together is often in short supply, so make a date to visit Lakeside Karting and rekindle that feeling of fun, laughter and excitement.

The International circuit at Lakeside Karting, Essex is 900 meters long, with a mix of chicanes, hairpins and bends that are not only great fun for the kids, but will provide a challenge to even the most experienced racers.
We have a range of karts to suit drivers from 8 to 88.
The children’s track is brand new with a minimum age of just 3 years. The track is ideal for drivers not yet old enough to experience the thrill of the full International circuit but are keen to get behind the wheel. At 100 metres long and specially designed to be smooth and flowing, it is easy to drive as well as being exciting to younger drivers. What’s more, adults can ride behind to assist with the youngsters, if required. Learn more about the children’s go-karting track.

Our Session Options

Family Fun Sessions

The perfect introduction to karting. Our Family Fun Sessions give parents and children the opportunity to drive on circuit together, in a safe and controlled environment. The emphasis on these sessions is fun!

Please note: Family Fun Sessions karts are set to a maximum speed of 24mph

Intermediate Family Sessions

Suited to those drivers who know what they are doing and have gained confidence in our Family Fun Sessions or at other circuits. Our intermediate family sessions are perfect for young drivers who have driven before and want to go that bit faster. Adults and children can drive together at close to full throttle, without the worry of more experienced drivers going past them flat out.

Please note: These sessions are currently only available at our Brentwood circuit.

Advanced Sessions

These sessions are reserved for the really quick guys. All karts in our advanced sessions are derestricted and can reach speeds of up to 45mph. Drivers racing in our Advanced Sessions must first be authorised to do so by one of our qualified race directors.

Please note: These sessions are only available at our Brentwood circuit and available to drivers under 16yrs.

FAMILY EVENT FORMATS ARE SUITABLE FOR...

Family go karts are ideal for novices and experienced karters. No minimum or maximum group sizes. Any number of karters can take part.

Adult Kart Available
390cc Racer
Senior Kart Available
200cc Racer
Cadet Karts Available
160cc
Circuit
For This Event
70
mph

Age,16 Years +
Min Height, 5ft

kids karting sessions

Age, 10 Years +
Min Height, 5ft

kids arrive and drive

Age, 8 Years +
Min Height, 4ft

Lakeside
international
If you dont fit the criteria try...   or

LAKESIDE KARTING HAVE A GO KART OR CIRCUIT TO SUITE MOST FAMILIY MEMBERS

Lakeside’s International Circuit, delivering enough adrenaline for even the most demanding of karting thrill seekers. If you are 10 years or over, the single engine Go-Kart could be for you, delivering fantastic performance and limpet like handling. This kart offers an unforgettable go-karting experience guaranteed to make you want to come back for more. Find out more about our pro go kart.

For kid’s karting 8 years or over, the single engine cadet Go-Karts may be your choice of go-kart. In every aspect these karts look and handle like the real thing …a professional race kart. This Kart offers a perfect combination of excitement and safety – ideal for novices looking to build karting confidence, and the younger family members. See our available go karts.

CHILDREN UNDER 8 YEARS GO KARTING ON THE NEW CHILDRENS CIRCUIT.

And not forgetting the youngest family members - Lakeside Karting Essex invites them to check out our F1 Electric Karts. These electric go karts have another space for mum or dad to sit with younger children if they want to supervise them. With a top speed of 5mph on our new Children’s Karting Race Track, these go-karts are ideal for children’s parties. A simple one pedal on/off speed control, extra light steering, Formula 1 noises and real working brake lights – perfect fun for your little one, and there is even room for mum or dad! Find out more about the F1 Electric go karts
See the new childrens circuit

WHAT HAPPENS ON A FAMILIY KARTING DAY...

After your thorough advice and safety briefing you and your karting familiy of drivers will take to the track for your driving session. Once completed you will receive a driver printout for your session, detailing all your lap times, with a breakdown of the fastest lap and average speed. These sessions are available in 15-minute slots and are suitable for drivers from 10 years and over. Pre-booking is essential and sessions can be booked up to one month in advance.

WHAT’s included?
DRIVER
BRIEFING
National Karting
Association safety
instruction video.
ELECTRONIC
DRIVER
SIGN-IN
PROTECTIVE
CLOTHING
Racesuit, gloves,
balaclava and safety
helmet are provided.
GO-KART
FIT OUT
Pre-drive kart
fitting and
racewear check.
TRACK DRIVE
SESSION
All driving sessions
in 15 minute slots.
LAPTIME
PRINTOUT
Full computer
Laptime Printout.
WHAT YOU NEED FOR A FAMILY KARTING SESSION.

Customers are advised to wear comfortable clothing and trainer type shoes. Open-toe shoes and high heels will result in customers being refused entry to the circuit. We advise all drivers to arrive at least 45 minutes before your stated drive time. Drivers will need to be at least 152cm in height and have an inside leg length of 60cm. Scarves and neck-wear must be removed before driving. You are more than welcome to wear your own helmet, provided it is full face and has a visor. Customers using our helmets are asked to provide personal head coverings for hygiene reasons. Balaclavas are available at reception for only £2 and are yours to keep.

QUESTIONS & ANSWERS FAMILIY KARTING
When should I arrive at the circuit?

You will be given an arrival time when booking. For events this will be 1hr, for practice, 45 minutes. Please ensure you are not late as if you arrive after this time even by 5 minutes this may affect your time on the circuit. If you are more than 10/15 minutes late you may lose your slot altogether. If you are late, you will not receive a refund under any circumstance.

Is there adequate car parking?

Yes, there is plenty of free parking for all.

Do I need a driving licence/special licence to race?

No, we have many regular customers who hold no licence at all. We provide full instruction and all drivers must attend a safety briefing and view the NKA (National Karting Association) safety video briefing.

TALK TO US ON 01708 863070




 

Family Go Karting Events at Lakeside Karting

My husband and I bought the children here for a family karting event. It was a great a day out and everyone really enjoyed themselves. Thanks to all the friendly staff. I would give Lakeside Karting family fun days 5 out of 5.


Family Fun Days Events at Lakeside Karting

Average Rating: 4.2go karting in essex

Votes: 102 Reviews: 102

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Family go karting at lakeside karting track, Essex.
Go karting for the whole family on the international circuit.

" Great experience,within 45 minutes we were racing"

Dave Wenner North London
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FOR ALL FAMILY MEMBERS WE HAVE GO KARTS AVAILABLE FOR ALL LEVELS.

These days, family time together is often in short supply, so make a date to visit Lakeside Karting Essex, one of the largest and safest facilities in the South-East. Conveniently placed at Thurrock, Essex, Lakeside Go-Karting is adjacent to the world famous Lakeside Shopping Centre. Lakeside Karting is easy and simple to get to, whether you’re travelling from anywhere in Essex, Kent or London. Find the Lakeside karting track. Lakeside Karting accommodates most ages, making it ideal for family fun. We not only have one of the largest circuits in the South-East, but we also have a brand new children’s circuit.

The International circuit at Lakeside Karting Essex is 900 meters long, with a choice of 3 types of kart available to suit a variation of ages from 8 to infinity. See the one of the largest go karting tracks in the southeast. The children’s track is brand new with a minimum age of 3 years. The track is ideal for drivers not yet old enough to experience the thrill of the full International circuit. At 100 metres long and specially designed to be smooth and flowing it is easy to drive as well as being a challenge to younger drivers. What’s more, adults can ride with the youngsters, if required. Learn more about the children’s go karting track.



Our Session Options

Family Fun Sessions

The perfect introduction to karting. Our Family Fun Sessions give parents and children the opportunity to drive on circuit together, in a safe and controlled environment. The emphasis on these sessions is fun!

Please note: Family Fun Sessions karts are set to a maximum speed of 24mph

Intermediate Family Sessions

Suited to those drivers who know what they are doing and have gained confidence in our Family Fun Sessions or at other circuits. Our intermediate family sessions are perfect for young drivers who have driven before and want to go that bit faster. Adults and children can drive together at close to full throttle, without the worry of more experienced drivers going past them flat out.

Please note: These sessions are currently only available at our Brentwood circuit.

Advanced Sessions

These sessions are reserved for the really quick guys. All karts in our advanced sessions are derestricted and can reach speeds of up to 45mph. Drivers racing in our Advanced Sessions must first be authorised to do so by one of our qualified race directors.

Please note: These sessions are only available at our Brentwood circuit and available to drivers under 16yrs.

Suitable for...
Age,16 Years +
Min Height, 5ft
NOVICE KART
Single Engine
Age, 10 Years +
Min Height, 5ft
CADET KART
Single Engine
Age, 8 Years +
Min Height, 4ft
Circuit For This Event
Lakeside
international

LAKESIDE KARTING HAVE A GO KART OR CIRCUIT TO SUITE MOST FAMILIY MEMBERS

Lakeside’s International Circuit, delivering enough adrenaline for even the most demanding of karting thrill seekers. If you are 10 years or over, the single engine Go-Kart could be for you, delivering fantastic performance and limpet like handling. This kart offers an unforgettable go-karting experience guaranteed to make you want to come back for more. For kid’s karting 8 years or over, the single engine cadet Go-Karts may be your choice of go-kart. In every aspect these karts look and handle like the real thing …a professional race kart. This Kart offers a perfect combination of excitement and safety – ideal for novices looking to build karting confidence, and the younger family members. See our available go karts.

WHAT HAPPENS ON A FAMILIY KARTING DAY...

After your thorough advice and safety briefing you and your karting familiy of drivers will take to the track for your driving session. Once completed you will receive a driver printout for your session, detailing all your lap times, with a breakdown of the fastest lap and average speed. These sessions are available in 15-minute slots and are suitable for drivers from 10 years and over. Pre-booking is essential and sessions can be booked up to one month in advance.

WHAT’s included?
DRIVER
BRIEFING
National Karting
Association safety
instruction video.
ELECTRONIC
DRIVER
SIGN-IN
 
PROTECTIVE
CLOTHING
Racesuit, gloves,
balaclava and safety
helmet are provided.
GO-KART
FIT OUT
Pre-drive kart
fitting and
racewear check.
TRACK DRIVE
SESSION
All driving sessions
in 15 minute slots.
LAPTIME
PRINTOUT
Full computer
Laptime Printout.
WHAT YOU NEED FOR A FAMILY KARTING SESSION.

Customers are advised to wear comfortable clothing and trainer type shoes. Open-toe shoes and high heels will result in customers being refused entry to the circuit. We advise all drivers to arrive at least 45 minutes before your stated drive time. Drivers will need to be at least 152cm in height and have an inside leg length of 60cm. Scarves and neck-wear must be removed before driving. You are more than welcome to wear your own helmet, provided it is full face and has a visor. Customers using our helmets are asked to provide personal head coverings for hygiene reasons. Balaclavas are available at reception for only £2 and are yours to keep.

QUESTIONS & ANSWERS FAMILY KARTING
When should I arrive at the circuit?

You will be given an arrival time when booking. For events this will be 1hr, for practice, 45 minutes. Please ensure you are not late as if you arrive after this time even by 5 minutes this may affect your time on the circuit. If you are more than 10/15 minutes late you may lose your slot altogether. If you are late, you will not receive a refund under any circumstance.

Is there adequate car parking?

Yes, there is plenty of free parking for all.

Do I need a driving licence/special licence to race?

No, we have many regular customers who hold no licence at all. We provide full instruction and all drivers must attend a safety briefing and view the NKA (National Karting Association) safety video briefing.

TALK TO US ON 01708 863070




 

Family Go Karting Events at Lakeside Karting

My husband and I bought the children here for a karting event. It was a great a day out and everyone really enjoyed themselves. Thanks to all the friendly staff. I would give Lakeside Karting family fun days 5 out of 5.


Family Fun Days Events at Lakeside Karting

Average Rating: 4.2go karting in essex

Votes: 102 Reviews: 102