International Club of Bordeaux

Join Bordeaux's vibrant international community of English speaking men, women and families


The ICB in English

The International Club of Bordeaux is a social association seeking to cultivate and promote friendships among members of the English-speaking international community of Bordeaux and its region.

L'ICB en français

L’International Club of Bordeaux est une association à but non lucratif ayant plusieurs objectifs dont celui d’accueillir et de faciliter l’intégration des étrangers anglophones à Bordeaux et sa région.

The ICB Board Members

Meet the nine board members of the ICB in charge of setting up social and cultural events and family activities. 

Cultural Activities

We’re lucky enough to live in a beautiful and culturally rich city so let’s get together and enjoy it ! 

Social Activities

Let’s cultivate friendships among members of the English-speaking  community of Bordeaux. 


Family Activities

Why not make friends while reinforcing the English conversational skills of our little ones ?

Food & Wine

In 2013, Bordeaux was ranked as France’s second-favorite city, after Paris. Last June, the city added to its offerings La Cité du Vin, an ambitious new museum on the banks of the river Garonne dedicated to the history of French viticulture. Let’s enjoy the pleasures of the area !

Our Mission & Vision

These ICB activities are open to everyone !

Come along, share the international lifestyle, make new friends and join in the fun that is the International Club of Bordeaux !
L’International Club of Bordeaux (ICB), organise ces activités ouvertes à tous !
Venez améliorer votre pratique de la langue anglaise ou française, partagez de bons moments et faites de nouveaux amis avec l’International Club of Bordeaux !

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Social, cultural and family activities

The ICB has something for everyone…

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Discover Bordeaux's international "Joie de Vivre" with the ICB

The ICB serves to welcome new English-speaking arrivals with the intent of easing their integration into a new life in our beloved Bordeaux.

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ICB Coffee Break at Bradley’s Bookshop

the 1st and 3rd Fridays of each month from 10 to 11:30am


Meet the ICB for coffee and a chat in English on the 1st and 3rd Fridays of each month from 10 to 11:30am at Bradley’s Bookshop, 1 rue de la Merci in Bordeaux.

This activity is open to everyone as a means of sharing our friendship and wealth of knowledge about our international lifestyle in Bordeaux.

Whether you are new to the region, looking to fit in and find new friends, or have been here a good while and wish to have a chat in English and exchange with other internationals, please stop by and join in the casual conversation.

No need to RSVP: we’ll be there !

More info at


ICB/ Utopia Cinema Séance

Nov 7-12, 2018
cinema utopia, 33000 Bordeaux


The ICB/Utopia Cinema Outing is open to everyone! Come enjoy an original version English language film with French subtitles with the ICB and practice your language skills with native speakers of both languages.

For more information please send an e-mail to


ICB Brew Crew Cocktail Hour

Nov 15, 2018 @ 8:00pm
1234 Divi St. San Francisco, CA 93513


This monthly ICB gathering is open to everyone by reservation only. Meet up with the ICB in a different Bordeaux pub each month: have a drink or even a bite to eat and enjoy the company of our international crowd!

For all details, how to find us and to reserve your place please send an e-mail to


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It’s November at the ICB!

Take a look at the ICB activities calendar for this month and join in the fun!

CHEERS from the ICB Brew Crew!

The ICB Brew Crew is one of our most popular activities, taking place every last Friday evening of each month at a different Bordeaux pub or restaurant. Here are a few photos from our October Brew Crew to tempt you into trying it out next month! Everyone is welcome:...