EIJ in a Day

We are delighted to announce that 'EIJ in a Day' bookings are now open, a great opportunity for our dynamic young people and their dedicated Leaders to experience the excitement and adventure of the amazing Essex International Jamboree (EIJ)!

What is it about?

Open to all members of Scouting and Girlguiding - Squirrels, Beavers, Rainbows, Brownies, Cubs, Scouts, Guides, Rangers, Explorers, Trefoil Guild, Network and other volunteers.

Join your designated subcamp for the day and prepare to be embraced by a world of camaraderie and fun! Whether you're a seasoned member or adventure seeking of Scouts or Girlguiding, our subcamps are ready to roll out the red carpet just for you.

Take part in challenges, thrilling scavenger hunts, and activities that link directly to the Essex Challenge and coveted Scout and Guide badges. The fun never stops!

What's more there are places to relax with your group in our cafes, or you could treat yourself to something from our food stalls or set up a group picnic in front of our super stage.

EIJ in a Day will be held on:

  • Monday 29th July
  • Tuesday 30th July
  • Wednesday 31st July
  • Thursday 1st August 2024.

But wait, there's more! 

This exclusive offer is only open to members of Girlguiding and Scouting. For our under 18 adventurers, join your group leaders and dive headfirst into a day of adventure.

How can you take part?

All this excitement for just £30 per under 18's and £10 per leader; just register as soon as the bookings opens in Spring 2024.

But hold onto your hats because the fun doesn't stop there!

As an EIJ in a Day participant, you'll walk away with:

  • A coveted EIJ Pencil
  • A dazzling Subcamp Challenge badge
  • Access to activities spanning at least 3 zones
  • A thrilling Scavenger Hunt
  • Your exclusive bright green wristband, marking you as an EIJ in a Day VIP
  • And don't forget, tea and coffee lovingly provided by our subcamps for our hardworking leaders!

Psst... don't forget to visit our onsite shop to buy some exclusive EIJ merch as well as of course our lovely badges. 

Get ready to embark on the adventure of a lifetime at EIJ in a Day!

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