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Your venue of choice

A successful event takes careful planning, marketing know-how, a little creativity and of course the perfect venue.

Whether you’re hosting a private party, a charity fundraiser, a walk, an auction or a glitzy ball, hiring the right venue at the right price is essential.

We would love to hear about your next event and discuss how we can be your venue of choice.

If you are interested in becoming one of our KWMCC event sponsors please email for more information.


Please see home page for latest COVID19 updates

The centre is open for outdoor sport and a limited number of indoor bookings in accordance with government guidelines, we are pleased to inform you that we have now started with skeleton staff working remotely or on a part-time basis.

You can email for bookings and enquiries and a member of our team will respond as soon as possible.

The safety of you, our hirers and our staff is and will always be at the forefront of all our decisions for the opening of the centre.

We thank you for your continued support and we look forward to welcoming you back.

The trustees and staff at KWMCC wish you and your families well and that you stay safe.

For any urgent matters please call our emergency out of office hours number: 07902 991282

KWMCC monthly networking events

The Centre of Networking – Cancelled until 2021

Organised by KWMCC and sponsored by Bates Wells & Braithwaite Solicitors Ipswich. These monthly networking events take place in the conference centre on the 2nd Tuesday of every month from 9.30am -11.30am.

Due to the current situation all places must be prebooked via Eventbrite

No membership fees, £2 on the door which will be donated to St Elizabeth Hospice.

This is networking with a difference, incorporating a fun element, whilst making new connections and supporting a worthy cause all at the same time.

If you are interested in having a small display stand, giving a brief talk about your business or even running an activity at one of the monthly events, please do get in touch.

For further information or to get involved please contact

Free Monthly Social & Friendship Group for people aged 65+ Pop Up Chinwag Kesgrave will be returning as soon as we are able to resume within government guidelines

We are pleased to announce that Kesgrave Community Centre have been awarded funding to continue these monthly events where AGE UK Suffolk left off!

They will resume on the 3rd Friday of the month from 2pm-4pm as soon as the government guidelines allow.

Watch this space!

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Cancelled – Kesgrave Dementia Cafe 1st & 3rd Wednesday of the month

As from January 2020 the Dementia Cafe is moving to the Bowls Pavilion here at the community centre.

The first session was on Wednesday 15 January and from then on it will be held on the first and third Wednesday of the month from 10.00am until 12.30pm.

If you are experiencing problems with your memory or have dementia, please come and join in the various activities and games on offer, and meet the team of very helpful and supportive staff. Members will be made most welcome, but must be accompanied by a carer.

For further information please contact:
Sue West: 01473 624044 /
Avtar Athwall; 01473 611692 /

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KWMCC AGM Due to take place on June 16th is postponed, a new date to be confirmed

EVENT CANCELLED KWMCC Curry & Quiz Friday 1st May

Join us for our Curry and interactive quiz night with Icons entertainment, £14 per person.

Introducing a new way of quizzing- SpeedQuizzing, paper and pens are replaced by tablets/smart phones, gone are the days of swapping papers to mark the answers, as scores are updated real-time by the software.

Adding a new level of energy and social interaction between players, questions will be fun, varied and suitable for a range of age groups.

Arrival 7.00pm for 7.30pm start, teams of 4-6 , prizes, charity raffle and bar

Each team will require a smartphone or tablet which will need to be loaded with the free speedquizzing virtual buzzer app. I cons entertainment can supply a limited amount of pre- loaded tablets.

If you have any further questions or wish to book a pre- loaded tablet for your team please email on a first come first served basis.

Food will be served during the evening around 8.30pm


CANCELLED Smash Hits Party Night Friday 2nd April 2021

Ticket holders will be contacted by the organisers J and B Discos re any cancellations.

Ticket holders from the previously postponed event due to COVID19 will be contacted by the organisers re the new date for 2nd April

Join us for our 80s and 90s Disco

The Smash Hits Party is back and it’s bigger and better than ever! As well as all the greatest hits for the 80’s and 90’s, we have loads of fun and games


Dress as your favourite 80’s or 90’s pop star (optional).

Single tickets are available at £8.50 each or groups of 10 at £75

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This event is brought to you by J&B Discos

Jess Fest Saturday 3rd October 2020 has been cancelled but will be back for 2nd October 2021

In memory of Jess and to raise vital funds for Jess Grant Celebration, a fantastic day of LIVE music performances.

Early Bird Tickets for the Evening Show are ON SALE NOW!

Click on the link above to get your tickets at the Early Bird price of £10 + booking fee.

Jess Grant Celebration Charity

Kesgrave Catwalk Friday 16th October EVENT CANCELLED,  we will be back in 2021

Join us for this year’s evening of fashion and style with catwalk host Pam Davis.

All details to be confirmed

To register your interest in tickets or to be a part of the events shopping experience by way of an exhibitor please email

Christmas Shopping Evening Friday 20th November- EVENT CANCELLED, WE WILL BE BACK ON 26TH NOVEMBER 2021

This festive event just gets better and better every year!

So once again we will fill the centre with some lovely festive stands and treats to get you in the mood for Christmas, along with some great live music to keep you entertained

To register your interest in tickets or to be a part of the events shopping experience by way of an exhibitor please email

CANCELLED Christmas Party Nights 2020

11th, 12th, 18th & 19th December

Book now to get your early bird offer from just £25 pp!

Following the success of last year’s Christmas party nights, we have decided to do it all again this year but with some additional nights!

We would love you to join us for our ‘winter wonderland’ party nights from just £25 per person!

Friday nights will include a glass of fizz on arrival, a finger buffet, dancing to the sounds of J & B Disco and the all important photo booth by Fun Casino Nights 

Saturday nights will include a glass of fizz on arrival, hot & cold buffet ( similar to last years) dancing to the sounds of J & B Disco and the all important photo booth by Fun Casino Nights.

Friday nights start at £25 per person with the early bird booking saving – once all the early bird tickets have been sold prices are set at £28 per person

Saturday nights start at £30 per person with the early bird booking saving- once all the early bird tickets have been sold, prices are set at £34 per person

A 50% deposit per person is required to secure your booking, tables of 6-10, bookings can be taken for less than 6 people but you may be seated at a table with other guests.

To register your interest for our organised party nights or to reserve a table please email   

Venue dressing by Let’s Party  and catering by DG Catering

Christmas Party Night Terms & Conditions

KWMCC activities

Private Christmas Parties

We have a choice of function rooms with a fully licensed bar and welcoming staff, who will ensure that you have a fabulous time.

We can recommend party suppliers to help make your celebration complete, from caterers to the all important interactive selfie mirrors to capture those memorable festive moments.

Dates available throughout December, give us call on 01473 612648 or email and we can help you get your Christmas celebrations all wrapped up.

Interested in booking KWMCC for your event?

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