Sibton White Horse Inn, Sibton
Sibton White Horse Inn, Sibton
Aldeburgh Bay Holidays, Self Catering
Aldeburgh Bay Holidays, Self Catering
RSPB Suffolk
RSPB Suffolk
High House Farm, Woodbridge
High House Farm, Woodbridge
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Willows Barn Luxury Self Catering, Framlingham
Willows Barn Luxury Self Catering, Framlingham
The Brudenell Hotel, Aldeburgh
The Brudenell Hotel, Aldeburgh
Polstead Camping and Caravan Site
Polstead Camping and Caravan Site
Felixstowe Leisure Centre
Felixstowe Leisure Centre
Framlingham Country Show  &  Suffolk Food Festival
Framlingham Country Show & Suffolk Food Festival
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Ufford Park Hotel, Golf and Spa
Ufford Park Hotel, Golf and Spa
The Abbey B & B, Eye
The Abbey B & B, Eye
The Swan at Lavenham
The Swan at Lavenham
The Cock Inn, Polstead
The Cock Inn, Polstead
The Ship Inn, Blaxhall
The Ship Inn, Blaxhall
Fox and Goose, Fressingfield
Fox and Goose, Fressingfield
Broadland Sands Holiday Park, Lowestoft
Broadland Sands Holiday Park, Lowestoft
The White Lion Hotel, Aldeburgh
The White Lion Hotel, Aldeburgh
Fornham Organic Shop  &  Cafe, Bury St Edmunds
Fornham Organic Shop & Cafe, Bury St Edmunds
High Lodge Holiday Resort, Saxmundham
High Lodge Holiday Resort, Saxmundham
The Amber Shop, Southwold
The Amber Shop, Southwold
Go Ape, Thetford
Go Ape, Thetford
Suffolk Coastal Cottages, Southwold
Suffolk Coastal Cottages, Southwold
Visit Suffolk Punch Trust, Hollesley
Visit Suffolk Punch Trust, Hollesley
Tuddenham Mill, Tuddenham
Tuddenham Mill, Tuddenham
Swilland Mill Luxury Self Catering, Woodbridge
Swilland Mill Luxury Self Catering, Woodbridge
The Anchor, Walberswick
The Anchor, Walberswick
Hintlesham Hall, Ipswich
Hintlesham Hall, Ipswich
Red House Yards Events  &  Accommodation
Red House Yards Events & Accommodation
The Great House, Lavenham
The Great House, Lavenham
The Westleton Crown, Westleton
The Westleton Crown, Westleton
Kentwell Hall, Long Melford
Kentwell Hall, Long Melford
Short Courses at Assington Mill, Sudbury
Short Courses at Assington Mill, Sudbury
Stonham Barns Leisure  &  Retail Village
Stonham Barns Leisure & Retail Village
Cottages4you, Suffolk
Cottages4you, Suffolk
Best of Suffolk - Self Catering Accommodation
Best of Suffolk - Self Catering Accommodation
The Bildeston Crown, Bildeston
The Bildeston Crown, Bildeston
Kesgrave Hall, Ipswich
Kesgrave Hall, Ipswich

August Bank Holiday in Suffolk - what's on

Bank Holiday Weekend - 24th - 26th August 2013

Friday 23rd to Sunday 25th August
FolkEast at Glemham Hall

folk festivals suffolk bank holiday

The family friendly home-grown festival!
For more details see: Suffolk Festivals

Friday 23rd to Monday 26th August - Kentwell’s High Summer
Kentwell Hall, Long Melford

Kentwell Hall Tudors

This bank holiday experience Tudor life in 1559 with over 100 costumed Tudors! There's so much to see and do in the Dairy, Bakehouse, Needle room and more. Celebrate High Summer as the Tudors did - for more information and online booking discounts see: Kentwell Hall

Bank Holiday Give Golf A Go at Fynn Valley
golf for £1 suffolk bank holiday

Sunday 25th and Monday 26th August sees a unique opportunity for everyone to give golf a go at Fynn Valley.

Have you always wanted to try golf not had the chance or maybe even felt intimidated by the prospect?

Fynn Valleys Golf Range and Nine Hole Course are giving you the opportunity to try golf for only £1 for adults, children are free. You will receive a token for a bucket of balls and a ticket to play the nine hole course.

For all the details see Fynn Valley Golf


leo is on his way to the vintage pop-up market southwold

Friday 23rd August till Friday 13th September 2013
The Vintage Pop-Up Market, Southwold

If retro is your thing head to Southwold. A pop version of The Vintage Market is open from 10am @
The Blue Lighthouse.
For everything you need to know head to The Vintage Market Southwold

Saturday 24 August - Middleton Village Fete and Comic Dog Show
From 2pm at The Middleton Bell, Bell Meadow, Middleton
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Traditional Village Fete. For more information see: Fetes, Fairs and Shows in Suffolk

Friday 23rd to Monday 26th August
Ipswich Maritime Festival

Over the August bank holiday weekend the Ipswich waterfront will be a hive of activity as Ipswich celebrates it’s rich and colourful maritime history.
For more information see: Suffolk Festivals

Summer Holiday Activities in Suffolk

Summer Holiday Activities in Suffolk

Find out what's on for kids and families throughout the summer holidays by clicking on the link above!


Saturday 24 August to Monday 26 August
Fenland Country Fair at Stow-cum Quy Park

county fair suffolk

The annual Fenland Country Fair promises superb, traditional rural entertainment at Stow-cum Quy Park over the August Bank Holiday weekend.
For more information see: Fenland Country Fair

Monday 26 August
Holy Trinity Church Open Day, Long Melford

church open day suffolk august bank holiday

Guided tours of the 300 year old tower throughout the day, tickets £3 per adult and all proceeds to the Bell Maintenance Fund. For more information see Visit Long Melford

Monday 26 August Craft & Gift Fayre
10.00am - 3.00pm at Fynn Valley Golf Club, Ipswich

For more information see: Fynn Valley Golf Club, Restaurant and Luxury Lodges

Looking for something to do? Click on the links below to find out what's on in your area.
What's On Suffolk?
What's On Ipswich?
What's On Bury St Edmunds?
What's On Woodbridge?


Monday 26 August Something Suffolk Day
The Suffolk Punch Trust, Hollesley

bank holiday in suffolk

For more information see: Suffolk Punch Trust

Family Friendly Restaurants in Suffolk

Family Friendly Restaurants in Suffolk

Eating out with the kids is easy is Suffolk! Find details of restaurants and inns offering children's menus and things to keep your little ones entertained - plus excellent food, of course! - by clicking on the link above.




Click here for information on Farm Shops and Farmers Markets in Suffolk.



Rainy Day Activities in Suffolk

Rainy Day Activities in Suffolk

We all hope for sun, but just in case the weather lets us down, find things to do on a rainy day in Suffolk this summer by clicking on the link above.


For more events happening in Suffolk all over the summer, please see our What's On guide

What did you get up to in Suffolk this Bank Holiday? let us know by Sending us an Email.
About the author - Sarah Quinlan is the owner of the Suffolk Guides. You can follow her on Twitter @SarahinSuffolk or Google+
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