There's lots on for everyone this May Bank Holiday in Suffolk!
23rd to 25th MAY 2015Saturday 23rd May - Shottisham Reminiscence & Heritage Day, St Margaret's Church, Shottisham
*Meet the Architect, see the display & find out about the project
*Ask about the history of the Church from someone who knows lots about it
*Find out about Shottisham’s very own Angel
*Sit & chat with older residents about how things used to be
*Try your hand at identifying mystery archaeological finds found in the village
*Let the years of village life in this special Suffolk village catch up with you through a photographic Powerpoint display
*Tune in to recent fame with a Paralympic Flame & Oscar on show
*Let the children play traditional games of yesteryear & find that elusive Church mouse
... and even more ... !
Free admission, though donations to Church Tower Repair Fund very welcome
Venue Address: Church Lane, Shottisham, Suffolk. IP12 3HGSaturday 23rd May - imagine....Craft Fair, St Peter's Church, Sudbury
With over 30 tables full of unique gift ideas for all the family, plus superb cafe, and face painter for children, there is something for everyone.
Venue Address: Market Hill, Sudbury, Suffolk CB9 7GA
Iken CanoeSaturday 23rd May - Book Signing, Lowestoft Waterstones
Why not come down to the Alde estuary and hire a canoe from Iken Canoe
this May Bank Holiday? Great fun for all the family, just click on Iken Canoe
Meet local author Tasha O'Neill
at Lowestoft Waterstones where she will be signing copies of her new children's novel ''Charlotte Stone and the Children of the Nymet''.
Venue Address: 98 London Road North, Lowestoft, NR32 1ETSaturday 23rd May - Table Top Sale, The Red House, Sudbury
Pop along and find yourself a bargain at this table top sale which is part of the summer events programme at the Red House residential Home, Sudbury.
The Red House: 01787 372948 firstname.lastname@example.org
Venue Address: The Red House, Meadow Lane, Sudbury, Suffolk, CO10 2TDSaturday 23rd May - Long Melford Book Fair
10.00am-4.00pm Memorial Hall
This is the longest running independent book fair in Suffolk and there will be a wide range of second hand and collectible books on offer covering an extensive range of subjects. Home made refreshments will be available and there is free parking.
Entry: Adults £1.00, under 15's free
Contact: Chris Missing Tel: 01245 361609 Email: email@example.com
Website: Missing Book Fairs
Venue Address: Memorial Hall, Long Melford, Suffolk. CO10 9LQ Saturday 23rd to Sunday 24th May - Redlodge Beer & Music Festival, Red Lodge Millenium Centre, Red Lodge, Suffolk
There is something for everyone at this weekend of live music and real ales. Bands, solo/duet performances plus top DJ's. Also for the kiddies there's a children's entertainer with magic show, disco, face painting plus much more. Find out more here Suffolk Festivals
Saturday 23rd to Sunday 24th May - LeeStock Music Festival at Melford HallSaturday 23rd May to Monday 25th May, Bloody Mary Returns, Framlingham Castle
Melford Hall, Long Melford
Now in its 8th year, this years fantastic Music Festival will be held at Melford Hall in Long Melford and will feature 26 acts over two days. There will be a Family Area, Food Area and licensed bar. All proceeds from LeeStock are donated to the Willow Foundation. Check out LeeStock Music Festival
Travel back to 1500 and meet one of the most gruesome monarchs of all. Discover how Bloody Mary got her treacherous nickname and watch out for the petrifying executioner! For further information please click: Framlingham Castle
Go Ape!Sunday 24th May - Snape Maltings Vintage & Makers Market
Why not join us at Go Ape
for a Tree Top Adventure this May Bank Holiday? Go Ape!
The Snape Maltings Vintage & Makers Market brings together 50 leading vintage traders, alongside designs, crafts and artworks created by local artisans.
Tim Clover of Deben Events
, organisers of the market, says, “It’s great to be back in the fabulous setting of Snape Maltings as it’s the perfect backdrop to showcase some talented local craftspeople, makers and artisans, alongside some cool vintage traders who really know their stuff.”
The market will be packed with a wide range of vintage furniture, classic fashion, ceramics, kitchenalia and pieces for the garden, coupled with artworks, printed fabrics, unique homewares and jewellery.
Venue Address: Snape Maltings, Nr Aldeburgh, Suffolk. IP17 1SR