SUFFOLK TOURIST GUIDE

What's on in Suffolk

What's On Suffolk  June 2017
Saturday 24 June to Saturday 1 July
Southwold Arts Festival
Various times
Venues throughout Southwold, Southwold
The Southwold Arts Festival is an eight-day celebration of the arts – music, drama, poetry, visual art, photography, dance, talks and literature in venues across Southwold.
For more information, see: Suffolk Festivals

Tuesday 27 June to Saturday 1 July
Quadrophenia - A Stage Musical
7.30pm - 9.45pm
Public Hall, Smallgate, Beccles, NR34 9AD



Beccles based Spotlight Musical Theatre Group are staging a musical adaptation of The Who's classic rock opera Quadrophenia.

Five shows The Who fans should not miss see Fetes, Fairs and Shows in Suffolk for full information.


Thursday 29 June
Horrible History of Ipswich
7.00pm
Ipswich Tourist Guides Association, St Stephens Church, St Stephens Lane, Ipswich, IP1 1DP



Ipswich Tourist Guides provide a fascinating range of guided walks for the public around the town. The theme of this particular walk being Horrible History of Ipswich.

Places must be booked in advance. See Ipswich Tourist Guides Association for contact details.

Thursday 29 June
Live Music & Afternoon Tea
The Westleton Crown, The Street, Westleton, IP17 3AD



A perfect afternoon with live music and mouth-watering treats from our kitchen.
Indulge in a selection of homemade cakes, scones and finger sandwiches while listening to a talented, local musician playing live music in our restaurant.

See The Westleton Crown for more information.

Friday 30 June to Sunday 2 July
Maverick Festival
Easton Farm Park, Easton, IP13 0EQ



The Maverick Festival is a celebration of Americana and roots music from both sides of the Atlantic, presenting music, film & workshops and featuring over forty different artists, across five stages indoors and out.

Tickets: From £20 (Day Ticket) to £95 (Weekend Camping) Under 10's are FREE
See Suffolk Festivals for more information and how to book tickets.

Friday 30 June
Bella Bersek in association with D.O.G Rescue Cyprus
7.30- Midnight
Greshams Ipswich, Tuddenham Road Ipswich, Ipswich , IP4 3QJ
An evening of fun, frolics, laughter and outragerous capers from one of Europes finest drag entertainers. Full of glitz an glamour so come dress up.
All money made on the night goes to the charity.
We are raising money for D.O.G Rescue Cyprus which is a UK registered charity.
Tickets £15
To buy tickets please call 07979105345

Friday 30 June
West Suffolk Youth Music Summer Concert
7.30pm
All Saints Church, Park Road, Bury St Edmunds, IP33 3QW



West Suffolk Youth Orchestra and West Suffolk Youth Wind Band to perform a variety of music in Bury St Edmunds for their final concert of the season.
See Music Concerts In Suffolk for full information.

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We run an eclectic mix of over 70 different short rural skills and crafts courses throughout the year.
Whatever you're looking for you are bound to find something new of interest.

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What's On Suffolk  July 2017
Saturday 1 July
Kersey Summer Fayre and Great Ball Run
12.00pm - 4.00pm. The Great Ball run takes place at 2.30pm
The Glebe , Kersey Playingfield, Kersey, IP7 6EG
Banham Zoo animal enclosure, Bouncy castle, Fairground games, Tug of war, Fire truck, Tombola, Craft Stall, Dance display, BBQ, Bar, Ice cream stall and MORE!!

Free Entry. Ball run/raffle tickets available £1 each
Email:friendsofkerseyschool@gmail.com

Saturday 1 July to Sunday 2 July
History Alive 2017
10.00am - 5.00pm
Stonham Barns Showground, Pettaugh Road, Stonham Aspel, IP14 6AT
History Alive 2017 -The second annual reenactment event at Stonham Barns Showground.

Reenactment groups from Classical Greeks, Saxons, Vikings, Medieval, American Civil War and American Settlers to Modern times....,Living History encampments and Thrilling Arena Combat displays.....Stalls,Food, Bar, Children's activities, lots of Family fun. Camping available.


Adults £6, OAP £5, Children £3 or an unlimited Family Ticket £15.
Contact: David Bracey, Email: davidbracey2@tiscali.co.uk

See Stonham Barns Leisure & Retail Village for venue details.

Saturday 1 July
Bury Folk Festival
9.00am to 9.30pm
Nowton Park Walled Garden, Bury Road, Nowton, Bury St Edmunds, IP29 5BD



Music-lovers can look forward to a great day out this summer, as the 3rd Bury St Edmunds Folk Festival once again brings its own brand of magic to the town. The one-day event will be on Saturday 1st July in the walled garden at Nowton Park, a delightful place to relax and enjoy high-quality live music. With craft stalls, children's activities, food, bar etc this promises to be a wonderful day for the whole family.

See Festivals in Suffolk for full information.

Saturday 1 July to Sunday 2 July
Blaxhall Art and Flower Festival
11.00am - 5.00pm
Blaxhall Village Hall & Blaxhall Chuch, Blaxhall, V/H IP12 2DH, CHURCH IP12 2DW
At the Village Hall their will be an Art Exhibition with work from many well known local artists. Whilst at the Church the Flower Festival theme is Butterfies. Refreshments all day, Plus music, hand bells, crafts, table tennis, children's games etc.

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Saturday 1 July
Stanton Community Primary School Summer Fair
11.00am - 3.00pm
Stanton Community Primary School, Upthorpe Rd, Stanton, IP31 2AW
Traditional games, barbecue, beer tent, bouncy slide, tractor rides, raffle, ice cream,
Free Entry
Tel: 01359 250225

Saturday 1 July
Party in the Park
12 noon - 6pm
Clare Castle Country Park, Station Road, Clare, CO10 8NW



The Clare event of the year will soon be upon us and this time it will be even bigger and better!

A variety of stalls and fun for all the family.

See Fetes, Fairs and Shows in Suffolk for the extensive line up!

Saturday 1 July
Local Craft and Produce Summer Fair
9.00 am till 1.00 pm
Claydon and Barham community Cafe, Claydon and Barham Community Centre, Church Lane, Claydon, Ipswich, IP6 0EG



Local craft and produce summer fair
Email: cjbullard17@gmail.com

Saturday 1 July
Teddy Bears Fly Again!
11.00 - 14.00
St Margaret’s Church, Hollingsworth Road, Lowestoft, NR32 4BW
Fete: Bring your Teddy Bears to the Zip Wire Ride. Numerous stalls: Games, Tombola, Cakes, Plants, Toys, Bric-a-Brac, Refreshments. In aid of church funds.
Free admission

Saturday 1 July
Halesworth Brocante Antique & Vintage Market
9.30am - 3.30pm
The Market Place, Halesworth, Suffolk, IP19 8BA



This very popular market is probably one of the best antique and vintage markets in the region attracting sellers and buyers from across, Norfolk, Suffolk and Essex. Taking place on the first Saturday of the month there are on average 40 Brocanteurs selling an eclectic array of antique, vintage and collectables all under cover at the Old Print Works in the centre of Halesworth. Disabled, Child & Dog friendly.
Free admission

Saturday 1 July
Table Top Sale
12 noon - 4 pm
Ilketshall St Margaret Village Hall, Low Street,, Ilketshall St Margaret, NR35 1QZ
Table top sale with a variety of stalls.
Come and grab a bargain!
Refreshments available.
If you have items to sell and would like to book a table please contact Rob on 07716 152376.

Saturday 1 July
Suffolk Soul Singers at The Wolsey
19.45
New Wolsey Theatre, Civic Drive, , Ipswich, IP1 2AS



Suffolk Soul Singers return to The Wolsey to bring you an uplifting evening of soul and gospel influenced music.

If you like soul music, you'll love this show!

See Music Concerts In Suffolk for more information.

Saturday 1 July
Old Jet Charity Market
10am - 1pm
Old Jet, Bentwaters Parks, Rendlesham, IP12 2TW
Charity Market. People will be selling jumble, homewares, paintings, new and old jewellery, vinyl and much more! Tea, coffee and snacks will be available.
Private pitches are £10, commercial pitches £20. Free to come and buy!
For more information or to book a pitch please email ellie@oldjet.co.uk

Saturday 1 July
Saxmundham Craft Fair
10.00am to 2.00pm
Saxmundham Market Hall, High Street, Saxmundham , IP17 1AF



A local craft fair where local people sell their handmade items. A variety of beautiful goods are available with prices starting at £1.50. Handmade cards, cakes, quilts, fabric goods, wood ware, jewellery and many other items are on display and crafters like nothing more than to talk about their skills and how their goods are made.
You can even sit down and have a cup of tea or coffee with a slice of homemade cake or new for this year bacon sandwiches!!

Free Entry

Saturday 1 July
Summer Serenade
7.30PM
Holy Trinity Church, Church Lane, Blythburgh, IP19 9LL
Join the Suffolk Singers and their Music Director Claire Weston for a summer's evening of music in one of the UK's most outstanding churches.

See Music Concerts In Suffolk for full information.

Sunday 2 July
Kersey Church present Colchester Chamber Choir
2.00pm
St Mary’s Church Kersey, Cherry Hill, , Kersey, IP7 6EE
Colchester Chamber Choir present English choral singing from the Tudor period to early 20th Century - best loved works including Tallis, Byrd, Tomkins, Purcell, elgar, Stanford, Britten

See Music Concerts In Suffolk for ticket info.

Sunday 2 July
South Suffolk Youth Music Summer Festival
2.00pm - 4.00pm and 6.00pm - 8.00pm
Trinity Park, Felixstowe Road, Ipswich , IP3 8UH



Join South Suffolk's talented young musicians for their summer festival.

See Music Concerts In Suffolk for full information.

Sunday 2 July
July Quiz & Dinner
The Hadleigh Ram, 5 Market Place, Hadleigh, IP7 5DL



Mark Mason returns for another evening of fabulous food and fantastic trivia.
Team sizes 2-6 people.
Booking is essential.

See The Hadleigh Ram for more info and contact details.

Sunday 2 July
Monthly Quiz & Curry Night
The Bell at Sax, 31 High Street, Saxmundham, IP17 1AF



Our Monthly Quiz and Curry Night is on the first Sunday of the month. Teams of 4. Booking essential!

See The Bell at Sax for more information.

Sunday 2 July
Great Finborough Open Gardens
12.30pm to 5.30pm
Great Finborough, The Village green, Great Finborough, IP14 3AB
At least 17 gardens open throughout the village as well as a small classic car display. There will be teas in two of the gardens as well as a plant stall and tombola. We are raising funds for EACH and our village hall.Entry programmes will be available at the marquee on the village green on the day.
£4.00 per adult, children free.

Monday 3 July to Saturday 8 July
Castlehill Arts and Craft Exhibition
9am - 5pm
Tourist Information Centre, St. Stephens Church, St. Stephens Lane,, Ipswich, IP1 1DP
A showcase of Art and Crafts using different mediums for sale, by the group.
Free entry
Contact Mr Geryy Barrett on 07443630072 for further information.

Tuesday 4 July
Independence Day Quiz 2017
7.00pm
Courtyard Restaurant, Ipswich Hospital, Heath Road, Ipswich, IP4 5PD



Our quiz night is back! This time we are taking a trip across the pond, our American themed quiz will take place on Independence Day, Tuesday 4th July at The Courtyard Restaurant in aid of The Ipswich Hospital Charity.

There will be a prize for the winning Quiz team and a chance to buy raffle tickets on the night to win other fantastic prizes.

See Whats On Ipswich for full information.


Tuesday 4 July
Independance Day Quiz
7.00pm arrival 7.30pm start
The Courtyard Restaurant, Ipswich Hospital, Heath Road, Ipswich, IP4 5PD
Join us for our Independence Day themed quiz night. Team of up to 6 people with a meal included
£8 per person
Tel: 01473 702929
Email: charity@ipswichhospital.nhs.uk

Wednesday 5 July to Sunday 9 July
Bures Music Festival
Various times
Recreation Ground, Bures



The festival sees acts from all genres, from rock to blues, pop to choral, and jazz to ska, with all proceeds going to local charities and has awarded over £200,000 since 1997. For more information, see Suffolk Festivals
Tickets: £45 in advance adult 5 day pass, £20 for teens (aged 12-17 years), and children aged 11 years and under £5. Family ticket £110. Tickets also available for individual events. Camping £15
www.buresmusicfestival.com

Wednesday 5 July
Ipswich's Brewing Heritage
7.00pm
Ipswich Tourist Guides Association, St Stephens Church, St Stephens Lane, Ipswich, IP1 1DP



Ipswich Tourist Guides provide a fascinating range of guided walks for the public around the town. The theme of this particular walk being Ipswich's Brewing Heritage.

Places must be booked in advance. See Ipswich Tourist Guides Association for contact details.





Thursday 6 July
Friston Classics (Cars & Bikes) on the Green
From 3pm - Come and go as you please
Friston Village Green, Saxmundham/Aldeburgh Road, Friston, IP17 1NP
All types of vehicle that were in production before 1970.
Classics and Blue Badge Holders park on the Village Green. Public parking in nearby Grove Road. No parking on the roads.
Teas in Village Hall, pop-up bar and bbq.
Entry free but donations iao Friston Church - Please buy your stickers from the collectors.
Contact: Tony Morley on 01728 687999, email: Tonymorley2000@aol.com
Simon Ive on 01728 688106, email: simonive@aol.com

Thursday 6 July
The Bell Lunch Club
The Bell at Sax, 31 High Street, Saxmundham, IP17 1AF



First Thursday of the month.
Different theme each month.
Two course meal plus coffee.
Booking essential.

See The Bell at Sax for more information and price.

Friday 7 July to Saturday 8 July
Brave Macbeth and Romantic Romeo
Romantic Romeo - Friday 7 at 7.30pm and Saturday 8th July at 3pm* Brave Macbeth - Saturday 8 July at 3pm* and 7pm *Double bill matinee.
New Wolsey Studio, Civic Drive, Ipswich, IP1 2AS



Students from several Suffolk schools will bring hilarious musical versions of Shakespeare's classic plays to the New Wolsey. Brave Macbeth and Romantic Romeo are funny, fast and exciting musicals that will entertain the whole family. They are a fantastic introduction to Shakespeare's stories and language for children and are hugely entertaining for adults too. For full information and to book tickets, see: New Wolsey Theatre


£10 / concessions available.

Friday 7 July to Saturday 8 July
Stradisphere Music Festival
Stradisphere Arena, Stradbroke Community Sports Field, Wilby Road, Stradbroke, IP21 5JN
Community Music Festival
Tickets: From £15
Contact teamstradisphere@gmail.com for more information

Friday 7 July
Jazz Fridays - Simply Sax by Mr Tim
From 7:30pm
Ufford Park Woodbridge Hotel, Golf & Spa, Melton, Woodbridge, IP12 1QW



Lose yourself to mellow sounds of jazz with friends and family.

See Ufford Park, Woodbridge for full information.

Saturday 8 July
Music for a Summer Evening
7.30pm
United Reformed Church, Market Place, Hadleigh, IP7 5DL
Something for all in Hadleigh Community Choir's varied ''end of season'' offering. Prepare to be amused, soothed and have your toes set tapping.

See Music Concerts In Suffolk for more information.

Saturday 8 July
Tour of Clare Priory and Clare Parish Church
11.00am-12.30pm
Clare Castle Country Park, Malting Lane, Clare, CO10 8NW



Visit the ruin of the first Augustinian Friary in England, founded in 1248 by Richard de Clare, Earl of Hertford and Gloucester. Joan of Acre (daughter of King Edward I) and Lionel of Antwerp (son of Edward III) are buried there, and these ancestors of Richard III are important to the Richard III Society. See the award-winning 2015 extension to the medieval infirmary, now the local Roman Catholic church.
Then visit the beautiful wool church, the 14th & 15th century gothic parish church of St Peter & St Paul, featured among England''s thousand best churches. This was built by the wealthy clothiers of Clare. Next door is Clare Ancient House Museum, which features ''The Story of Clare'' in its exhibition.

Free, but car park £2; Museum at end £1

Saturday 8 July to Sunday 9 July
The Elveden Country Show
10.00am – 5.00pm
Summerpit Farm, Elveden Estate, Bury Road, Elveden, IP24 3TD
The Elveden Country Show will be bringing in many new and exciting attraction zones this year from amazing Horse and Motorbike Stunts to the wonderful World of Birds demonstrations with the main ring packed daily. For more information, see Fetes, Fairs and Shows
Website: www.elvedencountryshow.co.uk

Saturday 8 July
ABBA Revival & The British Symphony Orchestra
The arena gates open at 5.45pm for picnics - concert follows
Haughley Park, Stowmarket, IP14 3JY
This musical spectacular salutes Sweden's greatest export (not Ikea) ABBA! Adored for their sing-along anthems, nothing beats an evening of good old-fashioned nostalgia and a full symphony orchestra belting out the Scandinavian fab fours biggest hits!

See Music Concerts In Suffolk for full information.

Saturday 8 July
Fizz & Wine Tasting Cruise
7.30pm
Orwell Lady, Orwell Quay, Ipswich, IP3 0BQ



An Adnams' expert will bring the finest Champagne, Prosecco, red and white wines for you to sample and learn about, whilst we provide the cruise, wonderful scenery and a two-course buffet.

See Orwell Lady for more information.

Saturday 8 July to Sunday 9 July
Martlesham Heath HUGE Centenary Weekend
From 10:00 Saturday 8th July, From 10:30 on Sunday 9th July
The Main Green, Martlesham Heath, Suffolk, IP5 3SL
A full weekend of Events. Includes Fly-bys, Military and Civilian Vintage Vehicles, Brentwood Imperial Marching Youth Band (Sunday) Plus a huge stage of Events on both days. For more information, see: Fetes, Fairs and Shows
FREE - Donations appreciated to support the Event and 4 Charities
Contact: publicity@mh100.org.uk

Saturday 8 July
Yoxford Car Boot
From 10am - 1pm.
Yoxford Village Hall, Yoxford, IP17 3HL
Car Boot Sale. There is also a market in the village hall including local meat, gifts, cakes etc.
Free entry
To book a stall contact janet.tibbit@btinternet.com

Saturday 8 July
Melton Fete
11.00am to 3.00pm
Melton Playing Fields, Yarmouth Road B 1438, Woodbridge, IP12 1PD



The Fete is in aid of St. Andrews Church and Melton Primary School and features side shows, bouncy castle, musical entertainments, 1/2 size anglo-saxon ship, classic cars, archery, golf and a tea tent.
Free admission

Saturday 8 July
Thorpefest
Thorpeness Country Club, The Benthills, Thorpeness, IP16 4NU
Live music from local and national acts, children's entertainment, food market and bars - there's something for everyone.
Under 5's are free, 5-12 £6 per child, 12+ £12 per ticket.
Email: events@thorpeness.co.uk for tickets.

Saturday 8 July to Sunday 9 July
Clare Priory Craft Fair - 25th Year!
10am - 5pm
Clare Priory, Ashen Road, Clare, CO10 8NX



With over 140 exhibitors and 160 stalls there is something for everyone.
There are also refreshments and a licensed bar. ALL PROCEEDS TO CHARITY

See Fetes, Fairs and Shows in Suffolk for full information.

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Saturday 8 July
Comedy & Curry
Doors open 7.00pm
AFC Sudbury Football Club, Brundon Lane, Sudbury, CO10 7HN
Comedy & curry in association with House of Stand Up - choice of 3 curries - 5 comedians - great combination!
Tickets: £17
Buy tickets & full details at www.livekicking.co.uk

Saturday 8 July
Autsim & ADHD Summer Fete
10am - 3pm
Great Blakenham Village Hall, Mill Lane, Great Blakenham, Ipswich, IP2 8SJ
Free Summer Fete for all the family.
There will be a craft fair in the village Hall with a wide variety of stalls selling lots of family friendly products and there will be stalls, games, music and food on the recreation ground. We are really excited to be hosting a dog show on the recreation ground too.

See Doggy Days Out in Suffolk for full information.

Saturday 8 July
Gig in the Garden
12.00noon until 11.00pm.
Gig in the Garden, Eldens Lane, Mendlesham, IP14 5TG
There will be non stop music all day and into the evening and the ever popular John Peel Centre Stage by the Suffolk Acoustic Showcase. Acts include The Abstracts, Honey and the Bear, Searching Grey, Aartwork, The Telekasters, Elephant in the Room, Underline the Sky
And so much more including Pimms, Champagne and Beer tent, delicious food stalls, children's activities including karts, children entertainers, bouncy castles and craft activities and camping.

£15.00
Web: www.action.org.uk/gig-garden

Saturday 8 July
Art Sale and Exhibition by Local Artists
11am till 3pm
Somerleyton Village Hall, The Street, Somerleyton, NR32 5QB
Art sale and exhibition by local artist, purchase an original piece of art at reasonable prices or just come admire the talented artist we have living next door. Also on the Village Green Famous Primary School fete, draws 2000 plus visitors. A day of raising funds for our village. Refreshments and parking chargeable.

Saturday 8 July
Gig in the Garden
12noon until 10.45pm
The Park, Hoggars Road , Mendlesham , IP14 5TG
A family music festival with live music, children's entertainment, fabulous food and bar.
Tickets: £15 - children go free
Email: lhynes@action.org.uk

Saturday 8 July
Yoxford Monthly Market/Car Boot
10.00am - 1.00pm
Old High Road, Yoxford, IP17 3HL
Various stalls and refreshments Bric a brac, cake stall, crafts, Phoenix Cards and stationery. British Legion

Contact: 01728 668577

Saturday 8 July
The Wind in the Willows - Professional open-air theatre
Gates open at 4pm for picnics, bar & craft. Performance 6pm-8pm
On grounds behind St. Mary’s Church, Church Hill, Pakenham, IP31 2LN



Professional open-air theatre at its very best. Pack your picnics, head to Pakenham on Saturday 8th July and join the boat-loving Ratty, the sensible yet curious Mole, wise old Badger and the fantastically irrepressible Toad, as they embark on the adventure of a lifetime culminating in a colourful battle to save Toad Hall from the mischievous weasels!

For full details, see Fetes, Fairs and Shows

Sunday 9 July
EAA Young Artists' Showcase & Summer Reception
3pm ends approximately 4pm
St Michael’s Church, Church Street, Framlingham, IP13 9HB
Performers and programme to be arranged.
Free admission; retiring collection
Tel: 01728 648571

Sunday 9 July
Elvis & The British Symphony Orchestra
The arena gates open at 16.45
Haughley Park Concerts, Haughley Park, Stowmarket, IP14 3JY
Bring your picnic & wine and relax in our stunning parkland. Hear all the King's classics in full symphonic glory with the voice of the truly remarkable, Gordon Hendricks.

See Music Concerts In Suffolk for full information.

Sunday 9 July
Kingfisher Sinfonietta Concert
6.30pm
Jubilee Hall, Crabbe Street, Aldeburgh, IP15 5BN



The Kingfisher Sinfonietta comes to Aldeburgh before the summer break. Led by its founder Beth Spendlove, she is soloist in Mozart's Violin Concerto No.4 in D, often said to be his most popular. Conducted by the world-renowned musician Elgar Howarth, the concert begins with the music of a local lad, Benjamin Britten with his joyful Simple Symphony. It concludes with the mighty and very beautiful Symphony No.6 the ''Pastoral'' by Beethoven.
Popular music with a popular orchestra - a great way to spend an early Sunday evening in Aldeburgh.
See Music Concerts In Suffolk for ticket information.

Sunday 9 July
Dick White Referrals Veterinary Clinic Open Day
12pm-5pm
Dick White Referrals, Station Farm, London Road, Six Mile Bottom, CB8 0UH
An afternoon of fun for all the family. A unique opportunity to see behind the scenes at this specialist veterinary clinic. Tour the Hospital, watch a range of demonstrations, test your dogs diving abilities in the K9 pool and enter our have-a-go activities. With areas for adults, children and of course your dogs- come and enjoy an afternoon with us. We look forward to seeing you.
Attendance is Free of charge but donations to our Charity
For more information either see our Facebook page or website
www.dickwhitereferrals.com

Sunday 9 July
Music in the Gardens
Helmingham Hall Gardens, Helmingham, Suffolk, IP14 6EF



Relax to beautiful music in our picturesque gardens at Helmingham Hall.

See Helmingham Hall for more information.

Latitude Festival 13th-16th July 2017
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Lake swimming, art, poetry, literature, comedy, dance, food & drink, pink sheep and music, music, music! It can only be Latitude, Suffolk's biggest Music Festival! Returning for its 12th year at Henham Park, near Southwold, this years headliners include: MUMFORD & SONS, FLEET FOXES & THE 1975. To find out more, click the link above.
Wednesday 12 July
NHS West Suffolk CCG Patient Revolution 2017
14.00 - 17.00
The Athenaeum, Angel Hill, Bury St Edmunds, IP33 1LU
Patient Revolution is your chance to tell us about the health issues that matter most to you. We use an open space technique, which means there are no set discussion groups and no preconceptions - it is up to you to set the agenda. Information from our previous Patient Revolution events has directly fed into our planning as we work towards our aim of delivering the highest quality health service in west Suffolk through integrated working.


FREE
To reserve your place call 01473 770014 or email getinvolved@westsuffolkccg.nhs.uk

Thursday 13 July to Saturday 15 July
Moet & Chandon July Festival
Adnams July Course, Newmarket Racecourses, Newmarket, CB8 0TF
Newmarket Racecourses celebrates summer at its best with the Moet & Chandon July Festival. Racegoers are not only treated to world class racing but also the fabulous atmosphere and feel of a ultra-cool English garden party and an array of rich colour and style, with all the racegoers donning their finest attire. For more information, see Suffolk Festivals
From £15.00
Email: newmarket.boxoffice@thejockeyclub.co.uk or telephone: 01638 675 500 (option 4)

Thursday 13 July
IAA Lunchtime Lecture - Otley Hall: Past, Present and Future
1-2pm
Museum Street methodist Church, Black Horse Lane, Ipswich, IP1 2EF
Otley Hall is a stunning 15th/16th century moated Hall, set in 10 acres of beautiful gardens in the tranquil Suffolk countryside. The Reverend Catherine Beaumont provides an illustrated talk. For more information, see What's on in Ipswich
Admission is free with a retiring collection to defray expenses. Donations of at least £2.00 per head are valued to maintain the series.

Thursday 13 July
Woodbridge Red Hat Society The Blooming Fuchsias Lunch
2.30pm
Wyevale Garden Centre (Restaurant), Grundisburgh Road, Woodbridge, IP13 6HX



Ladies. The Woodbridge Red Hat Society The Blooming Fuchsias invite you to join us for lunch.
Red Hatting is about Fun, Friendship, Freedom, Fulfillment and Fitness.
Ladies admitting to 50 and over please wear purple from the shoulder down plus a red hat.Under 50's Pinkies or Ladies in Waiting please wear lilac with pink hats. We ALWAYS wear the colours.
We meet regularly at 2.30pm on 2nd Thursday of the month at Wyevale as well as other exciting events throughout the year.
No entry charge
Email: thebloomingfuchsias@hotmail.com
Contact: Anne-Marie aka Queenie Gloriana

Friday 14 July
Peter Grimes
7.00pm (doors open 6.30pm)
Felixstowe Library, Crescent Road, Felixstowe, IP11 7BY
Suffolk Libraries Presents Event Cinema:
Peter Grimes Opera staged on Aldeburgh beach in 2013
Tickets £7.50
Advance bookings only. Tel 01394 694880

Friday 14 July to Sunday 16 July
Cherry Tree Inn Beer festival
10:30-23:00
The Cherry Tree Inn , 73 Cumberland Street, Woodbridge, IP12 4AG
At least 20 real ales from all across Great Britain, including Hafod of Flintshire, Wibblers of Essex, Tryst of Fife, Mannings of Cheshire, Wishbone of Yorkshire and of course, our local Adnams from Southwold. Hot and cold food will be available 12:00-21:00 Friday and Saturday and 12:00-20:00 on Sunday.
Tel: 01394 384627 Email: info@thecherrytreepub.co.uk

Friday 14 July
Ipswich - You'll be Surprised
2.15pm
Ipswich Tourist Guides Association, St Stephens Church, St Stephens Lane, Ipswich, IP1 1DP



Ipswich Tourist Guides provide a fascinating range of guided walks for the public around the town. You'll be suprised what you may learn about this ancient Suffolk Town.

Places must be booked in advance. See Ipswich Tourist Guides Association for contact details.

Saturday 15 July
Mozart Orchestra Summer Concert
7.30pm
St Mary’s Church, St Mary’s Street, Bungay, NR35 1AX



A feast of largely British music, featuring local soprano Rebecca Hunt and the glorious sounds of the solo harp (Alexander Rider), should tempt listeners to spend a summer evening enjoying the gorgeously luminous scoring of some of our British composers at the Mozart Orchestra's Bungay Festival concert.

See Music Concerts In Suffolk for full information.

Saturday 15 July
MBS & Holistic Fair
10am to 4pm
Needham Market Community Centre, School Street, Needham Market, IP6 8BB
A Mind, body and spirit fair with taster therapies, tarot, palmistry, healing and a beautiful selection of gifts to browse
Free Entry

Saturday 15 July
Ilketshall St Margaret Flower & Produce Show (70th Year)
1.00pm - 5.00pm
Ilketshall St Margaret Village Hall, Low Street, Ilketshall St Margaret, Bungay, NR35 1QZ



Flower & Produce Show and fete. Beer tent and tea tent (serving delicious cakes too!), BBQ, side stalls and bouncy castle. Raffle with quality prizes. The Rumburgh Morris Dancers will also entertain you!
Free admission
For a copy of the Show Schedule, please contact the Show Secretary, Roger Webb villagevoice7@yahoo.co.uk

Saturday 15 July to Monday 28 August
Suffolk Craft Society Summer Exhibition
10-5 daily
Peter Pears Gallery, 152 High Street, Aldeburgh, IP15 5AQ
The Suffolk Craft Society is back this summer for their annual exhibition at the Peter Pears Gallery, just off the promenade and High Street in Aldeburgh. For full information, see: Art Exhibitions


Free admission
www.facebook.com/suffolkcraftsociety
www.twitter.com/suffolkcraftsoc


Saturday 15 July
Pop Chorus Summer Concert
19.30
Ipswich Corn Exchange, King Street Ipswich, Ipswich, IP1 1DH



Quirky Suffolk-based choir is bringing together over 150 singers from all 5 of its community singing groups to perform its biggest ever summer charity concert. See Ipswich Corn Exchange for full details.
Tickets: Adults £13.00; children/concessions £8.00 available from the Corn Exchange box office or apps.ipswich.gov.uk
For more information call Yula on 07788 585441

Sunday 16 July
Woodbridge Book Fair
10am to 4pm
Community Hall, Station Road, Woodbridge, IP12 4AU
Sale of secondhand, out of print and antiquarian books. Also prints, postcards and other paper ephemera. Wide selection of subjects including natural history, art, illustrated books, local history, collectable childrens books, fiction and much more.Home made refreshments available.
Adults £1.00, children under 15 free
Tel: 01245 361609, email: missingbooks@madasafish.com

Sunday 16 July
Old Newton Country Fayre and Dog Show
10.30am - 4.30pm
Old Newton Village Hall & Recreation Ground, Church Road, , Old Newton, Stowmarket, IP14 4ED
The Old Newton Country Fayre and Dog Show boasts a fun-filled day that celebrates the very best of our rural countryside community.

See Fetes, Fairs and Shows in Suffolk for full details of this great family day out.


Sunday 16 July
Walk for Wards
10.00am
Felixstowe Sea Front
Bring the whole family to the seaside for our 2017 Walk for Wards. The walk will take you on along the length of Felixstowe seafront. You can chose to take on the full 10K walk or our shorter family friendly 3K option. This walk is all about supporting the wards of the hospital, so you can direct your fundraising to the ward or department which means most to you.
Entry fee: £5pp or £15 per family of 4, Sponsorship: £25pp or £50 per family
Email: charity@ipswichhospital.nhs.uk
Telephone: 01473 702227

Sunday 16 July
Bury Dog Show
10am - 4pm
Nowton Park, Bury Road, Bury St Edmunds, IP29 5LU



Fun dog show for all the family. 12 classes with rosettes plus Mischief's Dachshund Dash and East Anglian Dog Training demos. Crafts, food & drink and fun for the kids too.
Tickets: Adults £5 Children and concessions £2.50 Family £12
See www.wsh.nhs.uk/dogshow for more info.





Thursday 20 July
Gusbourne - English Sparkling Wine Dinner
Tuddenham Mill, Tuddenham, Newmarket, Suffolk, IP28 6SQ



We are delighted to host a very special evening at Tuddenham Mill with Gusbourne English sparkling wines accompanied by delicious food. Our interactive food and wine pairing evening presents an excellent opportunity to indulge in and learn more about Gusborune English sparkling wine and to try our talented Head Chef’s cooking.

See Tuddenham Mill for full details.

Friday 21 July to Sunday 23 July
Suffolk Steampunk Spectacular
10am-4pm, Friday 21st (evening only)
Long Shop Museum, Main Street, Leiston, IP16 4ES



Put 21-23 July in your diaries for a spectacular weekend of steampunkery at the Long Shop Museum in Leiston. Back by popular demand, you can enter the ‘Museum of Curiosities’ for a brilliant and bustling two-day brush with the bizarre and the beautiful world of steampunk, with a few sci-fi thrills and spills thrown in for good measure. 

There are activities for those of all ages including tea duelling (how to dunk and keep your biscuit intact), demonstrations of gin based cuisine, unique martial art Bartitsu, high noon shoot out with NERFs and Steampunk storytime with riveting tales. There will also be the chance to create and upcycle some geek chic couture and jewellery, and become a virtual astronaut to an imaginative parallel universe through C.A.K.E. 
 
For full details see Long Shop Museum

Sunday 23 July
East Anglian Air Ambulance Suffolk Coast Bike Ride
Start time 8.00am -10.00am
Glemham Hall, Little Glemham, Woodbridge, IP13 0BT
A beautiful Summer day's cycling around the heathland, fields and coast of the Suffolk countryside.

Starting and finishing at the elegant Elizabethan mansion of Glemham Hall next to A12, there's a choice of two scenic routes of 35 & 65 miles. If you're looking for a challenge, you can also sign up for the 100 mile challenge route. All routes head north through pretty countryside and villages before dividing - the short route then swings east towards Dunwich on the coast, while the longer one continues north to reach Covehithe with its curious Russian Doll churches. Following the coast south, the long route rejoins the short route near Dunwich, crossing open heathland back to finish back at Glemham Hall where you will find massage, refreshments, live music and a bar.
Entry Pack (£19.50) Team Entry (Enter total no. required. Price per person) (£19.00) Children's Entry (12-14 years) (£8.50)
Email: events@eaaa.org.uk
Contact telephone number: 01603 567422

See Glemham Hall for venue details.





Tuesday 25 July
A Musical Journey Through Time
7.30pm
Northgate Arts Centre, Sidegate Lane West, Ipswich, IP4 3DF
Suffolk Young Strings (SYS) will take you on a journey through time as they perform a variety of music from the 16th - 20th centuries. Enjoy Susato ''Renaissance Dances'', Vivaldi ''Four Seasons'', Mozart ''Minuet'', Faure ''Pavane'', Piazzolla ''Two Tangos'', and more!
Aged between 12-16 years old, the talented members of SYS enjoy performing a range of repertoire for string orchestra and chamber ensemble. SYS is part of Suffolk County Music Service's County Ensemble programme for Suffolk's most able, gifted, and talented young musicians.
Free parking.
Tickets available from Suffolk County Music Service by phone 01473 281866 or email county.musicservice@suffolk.gov.uk

Wednesday 26 July to Sunday 27 August
Red Rose Chain presents Shakespeare’s As You Like It
Jimmy’s Farm, Pannington Hall Lane, IP9 2AP
One of Shakespeare’s most bewitching comedies, featuring some of his best-loved characters. Forget the rules of romance…Orlando & Rosalind have their own ideas! Follow Red Rose Chain into the magical woodlands of Jimmy’s Farm for an unforgettable adventure full of rivalry, redemption and a most unexpected wedding! Packed with engaging energy, music and dance - Theatre in the Forest is an ideal introduction to Shakespeare for all-ages and a must-see for any fan.

Tickets range from £10 to £25.50 (discounts for Over 60s, concessions, groups and families)

Book tickets before June 15th for 15% off all tickets in our special early-bird offer!

See Red Rose Chain for more information.

See Jimmy's Farm for venue details.


Friday 28 July to Sunday 30 July
Mekonville
Laffitts Hall, Framsden Road, Pettaugh, Stowmarket, IP14 6DT



A unique weekend festival in rural Suffolk featuring The Mekons - current and original line-ups will play together for the first time this summer to celebrate the band's 40th anniversary. There are also lots of other things happening during the weekend, for more information see: Suffolk Festivals

See www.mekonville.co.uk for ticket information

Friday 28 July to Monday 31 July
Westleton Wildflower and Village Exibition
10am - 6pm (5pm Monday)
Westleton Village Hall, High Street, Westleton, IP17 3AD



Westleton Wild Flower and Village Exhibition. Displays, artisans demontrating their skill,stalls. excellant home-made refreshments. Raffle £100 prize draw. Visit both events that run at same dates and times.

Saturday 29 July
Astronomy Convention
9am to 6pm
Waterfront Building, University of Suffolk, 19 Neptune Quay, Ipswich, IP4 1QJ
Orwell Astronomical Society (Ipswich) 50th anniversary convention with an exhibition including societies and trade stands and talks by prominent people from the world of astronomy.
Exhibition free. Prices for lecture tickets on website.
Web: oasi.org.uk




Sunday 30 July
The Snape Maltings Vintage and Makers Market
9.30am to 4.00pm
Snape Maltings, Snape, IP17 1SP



A hand-picked, choice selection of the regions leading vintage traders, local artisans, makers and craftspeople. The market will feature everything from one-off vintage furniture, fashion, and homewares, to locally made products, artworks, fabrics and jewellery.

See Snape Maltings for venue details.

Sunday 30 July
Suffolk Dog Day
Helmingham Hall Gardens, Helmingham, Suffolk, IP14 6EF



Bring Fido along to Suffolk Dog Day at Helmingham Hall. Fun for everyone human and canine!

See Doggy Days Out in Suffolk for more information.

Sunday 30 July
A Taste of Suffolk Pork & Apples
Long Melford Swan, Hall Street, Long Melford, C010 9JQ



Join us in our beautiful garden on Sunday 30th July for a celebration of fantastic Suffolk pork, apples & cider.

Live Music, Garden Bar, Cocktails, Cider, Garden Games & Food.

Tickets £10, available from The Long Melford Swan
Includes two drinks vouchers.

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What's On Suffolk  August 2017
Wednesday 2 August
Charity Open Gardens - Vintage @ Otley Hall
10.00am-4.00pm
Otley Hall, Hall Lane, Otley, IP6 9PA



Love Vintage, Retro & Upcycling? Then join us and help raise money for Emmaus Ipswich. Plenty of stalls, Swing Band, auction, kids events and two special guest stars! A fab day out for all the family!
£3 per person (children under 16 go free!)

See Otley Hall for contact and venue details.

Wednesday 2 August
Havana Cigars and Exclusive Prosecco Tasting Evening
Tuddenham Mill, Tuddenham, Newmarket, Suffolk, IP28 6SQ



A unique opportunity to gain insight into the finest quality cigars from the UK’s leading cigar importer, Hunters & Frankau and sample exclusive Le Colture sparkling wines.

See Tuddenham Mill for full details.

Thursday 3 August
The Bell Lunch Club
The Bell at Sax, 31 High Street, Saxmundham, IP17 1AF



First Thursday of the month.
Different theme each month.
Two course meal plus coffee.
Booking essential.

See The Bell at Sax for more information and price.

Friday 4 August
Jazz Fridays - Simply Sax by Mr Tim
From 7:30pm
Ufford Park Woodbridge Hotel, Golf & Spa, Melton, Woodbridge, IP12 1QW



Lose yourself to mellow sounds of jazz with friends and family.

See Ufford Park, Woodbridge for full information.

Saturday 5 August
Halesworth Brocante Antique & Vintage Market
9.30am - 3.30pm
The Market Place, Halesworth, Suffolk, IP19 8BA



This very popular market is probably one of the best antique and vintage markets in the region attracting sellers and buyers from across, Norfolk, Suffolk and Essex. Taking place on the first Saturday of the month there are on average 40 Brocanteurs selling an eclectic array of antique, vintage and collectables all under cover at the Old Print Works in the centre of Halesworth. Disabled, Child & Dog friendly.
Free admission

Saturday 5 August
Saxmundham Craft Fair
10.00am to 2.00pm
Saxmundham Market Hall, Hight Street, Saxmundham , IP17 1AF



A local craft fair where local people sell their handmade items. A variety of beautiful goods are available with prices starting at £1.50. Handmade cards, cakes, quilts, fabric goods, wood ware, jewellery and many other items are on display and crafters like nothing more than to talk about their skills and how their goods are made.
You can even sit down and have a cup of tea or coffee with a slice of homemade cake or new for this year bacon sandwiches!!

Free Entry

Saturday 5 August to Sunday 6 August
Real Ale & Oyster Festival
noon to 11pm
The Anchor, Main Street, Walberswick, IP18 6UA



Live music, oysters, ale and food what's not to like?
See Festivals in Suffolk for full details.

Saturday 5 August
Bacton Fayre and Flower Show
12.00pm until 5.30 pm
Meadow opposite Bacton Manor House, Church Rd, Bacton, Stowmarket, IP14 4LJ



Bacton Fayre and Flower Show is a traditional event which has been held in the village of Bacton for well over one hundred years and makes a great day out for all the family.

See Fetes, Fairs and Shows in Suffolk for details of the many things that are scheduled to take place at this fantastic show.


Sunday 6 August
Suffolk Coast Cycle Ride
Glemham Hall, Little Glemham, Nr Woodbridge, IP13 0BT
Starting and finishing at the elegant Elizabethan mansion of Glemham Hall, there's a choice of two scenic routes of 35 & 65 miles and a longer 100 mile route.

See Whats On Woodbridge for full details.





Sunday 6 August
The Festival of Classic & Sports Cars
Helmingham Hall Gardens, Helmingham, Suffolk, IP14 6EF



Come along to the annual Festival of Classic & Sports Cars at Helmingham Hall. 100's of cars, stalls etc. From lovingly restored classics to all out petrol head power cars. There's something for everyone including some unique custom builds.

See Helmingham Hall for more information.

Sunday 6 August
Monthly Quiz & Curry Night
The Bell at Sax, 31 High Street, Saxmundham, IP17 1AF



Our Monthly Quiz and Curry Night is on the first Sunday of the month. Teams of 4. Booking essential!

See The Bell at Sax for more information.





Monday 7 August to Friday 11 August
House of Fun
Ipswich School , Henley Road, Ipswich, IP1 3SG

Non Residential summer holiday activities, multi activity camp.

See Summer Holiday Activities in Suffolk for the massive range of activites on offer and booking details.

Thursday 10 August
Live Music & Afternoon Tea
The Westleton Crown, The Street, Westleton, IP17 3AD



A perfect afternoon with live music and mouth-watering treats from our kitchen.
Indulge in a selection of homemade cakes, scones and finger sandwiches while listening to a talented, local musician playing live music in our restaurant.

See The Westleton Crown for more information.

Thursday 10 August
Woodbridge Red Hat Society The Blooming Fuchsias Lunch
2.30pm
Wyevale Garden Centre (Restaurant), Grundisburgh Road, Woodbridge, IP13 6HX



Ladies. The Woodbridge Red Hat Society The Blooming Fuchsias invite you to join us for lunch.
Red Hatting is about Fun, Friendship, Freedom, Fulfillment and Fitness.
Ladies admitting to 50 and over please wear purple from the shoulder down plus a red hat.Under 50's Pinkies or Ladies in Waiting please wear lilac with pink hats. We ALWAYS wear the colours.
We meet regularly at 2.30pm on 2nd Thursday of the month at Wyevale as well as other exciting events throughout the year.
No entry charge
Email: thebloomingfuchsias@hotmail.com
Contact: Anne-Marie aka Queenie Gloriana

Friday 11 August to Sunday 13 August
Anchor Inn Nayland - Annual Beer Festival
Anchor Inn Naylnd, Court Street Nayland, Nayland, CO6 4JL
This family friendly festival is the perfect summer chill out, accompanied by live music, alfresco dining, BBQ and much more, bringing something for all to enjoy, along with free entry. With 2017 set to be the largest accomplished by the Anchor's team in terms of local craft producer's attending, there is sure to be a cask ale and cider to tickle and tantalise any connoisseur's taste buds. For more information, see Suffolk Festivals
FREE
Tel 01206 262313 or email info@anchornayland.co.uk





Saturday 12 August
Yoxford Car Boot
From 10am - 1pm.
Yoxford Village Hall, Yoxford, IP17 3HL
Car Boot Sale. There is also a market in the village hall including local meat, gifts, cakes etc.
Free entry
To book a stall contact janet.tibbit@btinternet.com

Saturday 12 August
Yoxford Monthly Market/Car Boot
10.00am - 1.00pm
Old High Road, Yoxford, IP17 3HL
Various stalls and refreshments Bric a brac, cake stall, crafts, Phoenix Cards and stationery. British Legion

Contact: 01728 668577

Theatre Royal, Bury St Edmunds
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The historic theatre with a great range of current shows for all ages.
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Sunday 13 August
Music in the Gardens
Helmingham Hall Gardens, Helmingham, Suffolk, IP14 6EF



Listen to the sweet sounds of music in the beautiful gardens at Helmingham Hall.

See Helmingham Hall for more information.

Sunday 13 August
Beccles Antiques Street Market
8.00am - 4.00pm
Beccles Town Centre, NR34 9HA, Beccles, NR34 9HA



The Beccles Antiques Street Market held in the centre of Beccles will take place on Sunday 13th August. The market plays host to a hundred general and specialist dealers selling a wide range of good quality antiques and collectables including furniture, silver, china, linen, jewellery, books, clocks, retro and vintage design and decorative items.
Many of the local shops and restaurants and bars are open that day and first class local street food catering is incorporated into the market, including a hog roast. If you haven't been before you really should give it a visit and experience the pleasure of a busy outdoor specialist market. Free entry, well signposted.

Free admission
Follow us on facebook at www.facebook.com/antiquesmarketbeccles
For further details please contact Kate Lee on 01502 711174






Thursday 17 August
Suffolk Heraldry Society Meeting
2.00pm
Quaker Meeting House, St Johns Street, Bury St Edmunds, IP33 1SJ



For this months meeting we visit St Michael's church, Framlingham. See www.suffolkheraldry.org.uk for details.

Folkeast Festival at Glemham Hall - 18th, 19th & 20th August 2017
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Suffolk's top family friendly Folk Festival returns to Glemhall Hall. Headlining the music year... Jon Boden (former Bellowhead frontman), 2017 BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards nominees Nancy Kerr, Kris Drever & Ninebarrowm plus Sam Kelly & The Lost Boys plus much much more. Plus an array of wonderful festival delights... art, comedy, poetry, yoga, great food & drink and a ton of fun stuff for the kids (under 11's go free). To see more information, including ticket and camping costs, click the link above.
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Saturday 19 August
Into the Wild with Fire and Steel
9.00am - 4.30pm
West Stow Country Park, Icklingham Road, Bury St Edmunds, IP28 6HG
Come into the wild of West Stow Country Park and join bushcrafter John Stewart. Learn to light good fires, carve spoons and much more!
A great opportunity to spend the day in our woodland base camp with experienced bushcraft tutor John Stewart.

See Whats On Bury St Edmunds for full details.

Sunday 20 August
Bands of Hope and Glory
The Sparrows Nest, Whapload Road , Lowestoft , NR32 1XG
Come along and see a variety of performances on stage throughout the day including the best local bands and talented entertainers.

See Whats On Lowestoft for more information.





Friday 25 August to Sunday 27 August
Maui Waui Festival 2017
Peak Hill Farm, Theberton, Suffolk, IP16 4TG



Maui Waui is a 3 day festival of international music, performance and arts. Now in it 5th year it is fast becoming one of the area most exciting festivals in East Anglia, pulling in accomplished as well as undiscovered bands and performers from all around the globe.
See Festivals in Suffolk for full details.

Friday 25 August to Monday 28 August
Eddy Fest 2017
The Edwardstone White Horse Inn, Mill Green, Edwardstone, CO10 5PX



Live Music, Beer & Cider Festival. Live bands from 17:00 - 00:00 Friday, 12:00 - 00:00 Saturday, 12:00 - 00:00 Sunday & 12:00 - 17:00 Monday. Festival food available all day. Camping available, over 80 Ales 30 ciders and fun for everyone.
All entry is FREE
Tel 01787 211211

Saturday 26 August
Live Music at The King's Head Inn
The King’s Head Inn, Front Street, Orford, IP12 2LW



Come along and enjoy a great atmosphere with live music from Paul Pryce.

See The King's Head Inn for more information.





Monday 28 August
August Bank Holiday BBQ
From 12noon until 2pm
Ufford Park Woodbridge Hotel, Golf & Spa, Melton, Woodbridge, IP12 1QW



Whatever the weather, join us for a delicious BBQ with family and friends. Pop down, have a drink, a bite to eat and enjoy the Bank Holiday with us!

PLUS, enjoy the mellow sound of Jazz from Mr Tim our resident saxophonist AND Mr Bean, local children’s entertainer will keep the children entertained.

See Ufford Park, Woodbridge for full information.

Thursday 31 August
BBC's Antiques Roadshow
Helmingham Hall Gardens, Helmingham, Suffolk, IP14 6EF



What treasure do you have in the attic? Bring it along to the BBC's Antique Roadshow at Helmingham Hall.

See Helmingham Hall for more information.

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What's On Suffolk  September 2017
Saturday 2 September
Halesworth Brocante Antique & Vintage Market
9.30am - 3.30pm
The Market Place, Halesworth, Suffolk, IP19 8BA



This very popular market is probably one of the best antique and vintage markets in the region attracting sellers and buyers from across, Norfolk, Suffolk and Essex. Taking place on the first Saturday of the month there are on average 40 Brocanteurs selling an eclectic array of antique, vintage and collectables all under cover at the Old Print Works in the centre of Halesworth. Disabled, Child & Dog friendly.
Free admission

Saturday 2 September
Saxmundham Craft Fair
10.00am to 2.00pm
SAxmundham Market Hall, High Street, Saxmundham, IP17 1AF



A local craft fair where local people sell their handmade items. A variety of beautiful goods are available with prices starting at £1.50. Handmade cards, cakes, quilts, fabric goods, wood ware, jewellery and many other items are on display and crafters like nothing more than to talk about their skills and how their goods are made.
You can even sit down and have a cup of tea or coffee with a slice of homemade cake or new for this year bacon sandwiches!!

Free Entry

Sunday 3 September
Bury Colour Dash
12.00pm to 2.00pm
Nowton Park, Nowton Road, Bury St Edmunds, IP29 5LU
Come together to support East Anglia's Children's Hospice and join in the most messy fun run you'll ever be part of. Walk, jog or run a short distance as our colour pirates shower you in colourful powdered paint!

See Whats On Bury St Edmunds for full details.


Sunday 3 September
Walk with a Fork
Helmingham Hall Gardens, Helmingham, Suffolk, IP14 6EF



Join the annual Walk with a Fork fundraising event organised by Ormiston Children & Families Trust. Join in the fun with a stroll around this stunning country estate. Stop off along the way to sample delicious treats from some of Suffolk’s finest food and drink producers.

See Helmingham Hall for more information.

Sunday 3 September
Elmsfest - Family fun day
1200 - 1800
The Blackbourne, Blackbourne Rd, Elmswell, IP30 9UH



A fun family day with a huge amount of attractions, Kangaroo Kid, Music, Pony rides, food and so much more
Tickets: Adults £2
Tel: 01359 241699 for more information





Saturday 9 September to Sunday 10 September
Steam Gala
Mid-Suffolk Light Railway, Brockford Station, Station Road, Wetheringsett, IP14 5PW



One of the highlights of our calendar with our three resident engines in steam plus a very special guest loco. Running to a special timetable for an intensive day of operations, the four locomotives will be working passenger and demonstration goods trains up and down the line. There will be a variety of other attractions, including road engines on display around Brockford station.
See Mid-Suffolk Light Railway for more information.

Saturday 9 September
Yoxford Car Boot
From 10am - 1pm.
Yoxford Village Hall, Yoxford, IP17 3HL
Car Boot Sale. There is also a market in the village hall including local meat, gifts, cakes etc.
Free entry
To book a stall contact janet.tibbit@btinternet.com

Saturday 9 September
Yoxford Monthly Market/Car Boot
10.00am - 1.00pm
Old High Road, Yoxford, IP17 3HL
Various stalls and refreshments Bric a brac, cake stall, crafts, Phoenix Cards and stationery. British Legion

Contact: 01728 668577

Saturday 9 September to Sunday 10 September
Heritage Open Days
10.30am
Ipswich Tourist Guides Association, St Stephens Church, St Stephens Lane, Ipswich, IP1 1DP



Join our free guided walks as part of the country's largest festival of history and culture.
Free Event.

Places must be booked in advance. See Ipswich Tourist Guides Association for contact details.

Saturday 9 September to Sunday 10 September
Cane & Rush Chair Seating Course
Assington Mill, Assington, Sudbury, CO10 5LZ



Bring your own chairs and make them look beautiful again with Mary Butcher.
See Assington Mill for more info and details of future courses.

Sunday 10 September
Waveney House Wedding Fair by Perfect Day Creations
3.00-6.30pm
Waveney House Hotel , Puddingmoor , Beccles , NR34 9PL
Wedding fair at the beautiful Waveney House Hotel

First 20 brides will receive a free bottle of wine

Wedding raffle to raise money for James Paget University Hospital neonatal unit - win prizes for your big day

Free wedding magazine for all

Over 25 local wedding companies


Sunday 10 September
Craft Fayre
10.00 am to 4.00pm
The Hub, Brick Kiln Lane, Huntingfield, IP19 0QH
Craft Fayre with Local handmade goods, Pottery, Stained Glass and much more.
Cafe serving Bacon Rolls, tea/coffee soft drinks and ice cream.
Free entry

Sunday 10 September
The Snape Maltings Vintage and Makers Market
9.30am to 4.00pm
Snape Maltings, Snape, IP17 1SP



A hand-picked, choice selection of the regions leading vintage traders, local artisans, makers and craftspeople. The market will feature everything from one-off vintage furniture, fashion, and homewares, to locally made products, artworks, fabrics and jewellery.

See Snape Maltings for venue details.

Sunday 10 September
THE Wedding Fayre...! Trinity Park
11am - 3.30pm
Trinity Park, Suffolk Showground, Felixstowe Road, Ipswich, IP3 8UH



One of the largest and most vibrant wedding fayres in Suffolk, now in its 12th year.
There will be live music performances, bridal tours throughout the day and a marvellous range of up to 70 wedding suppliers to make your dreams come true. With a reputation as one of the very best established and quality fayres in the region. Set in 300 acres there is ample free parking at this great contemporary venue.
Come along with friends & family for Inspiration for YOUR Special Day!

See Wedding Fairs in Suffolk for full information.



Thursday 14 September
Suffolk Heraldry Society Meeting
2.30pm
Quaker Meeting House, St Johns Street, Bury St Edmunds, IP33 1SJ



"Heraldry of Norfolk and Suffolk gentry families". John Tunesi.
Website: www.suffolkheraldry.org.uk

Saturday 16 September
Jam & Chutney Making Course
Assington Mill, Assington, Sudbury, CO10 5LZ



Jam & chutney-making course with professional jam maker Hannah Taylor.

See Assington Mill for more info and details of future courses.

Sunday 17 September
Autumn Plant Fair & Artisan Market
Helmingham Hall Gardens, Helmingham, Suffolk, IP14 6EF



Come along to our Autumn Plant Fair & Artisan Market. Plenty of stalls in beautiful surroundings.

See Helmingham Hall for more information.

Sunday 17 September
Wedding Open Evening
Stoke by Nayland Hotel, Golf & Spa, Keepers Lane, Stoke By Nayland, Dedham, Colchester, C06 4PZ



Come along to our Wedding Open day and have a look around our gorgeous banqueting suites, dressed for a wedding!
See Stoke by Nayland Hotel, Golf & Spa for more information.

Sunday 17 September
Cider Making Course
Assington Mill, Assington, Sudbury, CO10 5LZ



If you have too many apples in the autumn, come and learn how to make them into delicious cider.
See Assington Mill for more info and details of future courses.





Friday 22 September to Sunday 24 September
RNLI fundraising Beer Festival
Starting 6pm Friday, Midday Saturday and Sunday
Felixstowe Ferry Sailing Club, The Ferry. , Felixstowe, IP11 9RZ
In addition to interesting beer, activities including live music, sailing, trawler race, duck race, Craft Stalls on Sunday, BBQ, Tombola. Starts with Fish and Chips from 6pm on Friday to raise funds for our local RNLI.
Free Entry

Friday 22 September
Food Theme Night
The King’s Head Inn, Front Street, Orford, IP12 2LW



Come and join us at our delicious Food Theme Night. This months theme is a Taste of Suffolk.
See The King's Head Inn for more information.

Saturday 23 September to Sunday 24 September
Aldeburgh Food & Drink Festival
9.30am – 5pm on Saturday and 9.30am – 4pm on Sunday.
Snape Maltings, Snape, IP17 1SP



A hugely popular weekend celebration of Suffolk's thriving food & drink scene. A must-see event on Suffolk's Calendar, not to be missed! The Festival features over 90 food and drink producers from Suffolk, selling a huge variety of locally produced fayre. There are also 2 cookery demonstration stages hosting visiting and local chefs. Plus Hill Farm Family Meadow to keep the children entertained with cookery activities, face painting and more.
Festival
Adult tickets: £8 for a day ticket £14 for a weekend ticket Both include a Festival programme and cotton shopping bag.
See Aldeburgh Food & Drink for more information.

Saturday 23 September
Rush Weaving Course
Assington Mill, Assington, Sudbury, CO10 5LZ



Learn how to make mats and hats on the rush-weaving course. A very ancient Suffolk craft.

See Assington Mill for more info and details of future courses.

Saturday 23 September to Sunday 24 September
Flower Festival
10am - 4pm Saturday, 12-4pm Sunday
St Peter’s Church, Church Road, Thurston, IP31 3RU
Flower arrangements in the Church inc Raffle Tombola and Home made Refreshments in the Cavendish Hal, including Local History Display plus books and puzzles for sale.
Free - donations acceptable
Contact: Vicky Pryke, email: Prykehighmead@aol.co.uk
Tel: 01359 231465

Sunday 24 September
Companion Dog Show with Flyball and Agility
10am entries, start 11am
Jimmy’s Farm, Wherstead, Ipswich, IP9 2AR
Companion show. Crossbreed. Fun classes. Agility by paws of parham. Plus fly ball. Side stalls. Bar b q. Camping overnight.
Proceeds to Age Uk Suffolk and beardies in need.
Email: Shirleyhinchliffe01@gmail.com

See Jimmy's Farm for venue details.

Thursday 28 September
Live Music & Afternoon Tea
The Westleton Crown, The Street, Westleton, IP17 3AD



A perfect afternoon with live music and mouth-watering treats from our kitchen.
Indulge in a selection of homemade cakes, scones and finger sandwiches while listening to a talented, local musician playing live music in our restaurant.

See The Westleton Crown for more information.

Friday 29 September
80's and 90's Disco
7.30pm until midnight
Ufford Park Woodbridge Hotel, Golf & Spa, Melton, Woodbridge, IP12 1QW



Dance the night away to the sounds of the 80's and 90's - the perfect event for hen parties or groups of friends wanting to celebrate.

Chips and chilli nachos will be available to purchase at the bar until 10pm.

Fancy dress optional.

Our disco evenings are very popular, and tickets MUST be purchased in advance so book early to avoid disappointment!

See Ufford Park, Woodbridge for full information.

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What's On Suffolk  October 2017
Sunday 1 October
THE Wedding Fayre...! Copdock Hall
11am - 3.30pm
Copdock Hall, Church Lane, Copdock, Ipswich, IP8 3JZ



This stunning Grade 2 listed Tudor Barn sits alongside their own Copdock Vineyard and the 15th Century parish church. This historical building with it's impressive open hall and timber framed roof has been finished with all mod cons and plays host to an array of superb wedding suppliers. Easy access from the A12 & A14 plenty of free parking.
Bridal tours throughout the day. Come and plan YOUR Perfect Day!

See Wedding Fairs in Suffolk for full information.


Sunday 1 October
Kersey Mill Wedding Open Day
11.00am - 3.30pm
Kersey Mill, Stone Street, Kersey, IP7 6DP



Come and take a look at our idyllic Wedding Venue and spacious grounds. We are happy to show you round and discuss your requirements to make your big day a perfect day.

See Kersey Mill for more information.

Sunday 1 October
The Athenaeum Wedding Fair
10.00am-3.00pm
The Athenaeum, Angel Hill, Bury St Edmunds, IP33 1LU
MJR Events are proud to announce The Athenaeum Wedding Fair on Sunday 1st October 2017, which will be our 3rd Bury St Edmunds Wedding Fair this year moving to the beautiful Athenaeum.

See Wedding Fairs in Suffolk for full details.

Friday 6 October
Wine and Food Pairing Evening
The Westleton Crown, The Street, Westleton, IP17 3AD



We are holding a number of wine and food pairing evenings during the year. On each of these evenings we will be serving a selection of wines from different countries. The three course menu for the evening has been created by our Head Chef, James Finch, and is inspired by local farms and our neighbouring countryside.

See The Westleton Crown for more information.

Saturday 7 October
Halesworth Brocante Antique & Vintage Market
9.30am - 3.30pm
The Market Place, Halesworth, Suffolk, IP19 8BA



This very popular market is probably one of the best antique and vintage markets in the region attracting sellers and buyers from across, Norfolk, Suffolk and Essex. Taking place on the first Saturday of the month there are on average 40 Brocanteurs selling an eclectic array of antique, vintage and collectables all under cover at the Old Print Works in the centre of Halesworth. Disabled, Child & Dog friendly.
Free admission

Saturday 7 October
Bury St Edmunds Book Fair
10am to 4pm
The Athenaeum, Angel Hill, Bury St Edmunds, IP33 1LU
Experienced, professional booksellers from around the UK will be offering for sale a wide range of collectable, rare and secondhand books. Including, but not limited to, natural history, collectable childrens books, gardening, local history, art books, illustrated books, travel books and much more. Also often maps, prints and ephemera. Exhibitors are all members of the P.B.F.A. and must abide by a code of conduct - so you can buy with confidence.
Adults £1.00, children under 15 free
Tel: 01245 361609

See The Athenaeum, Bury St Edmunds for venue details.

Saturday 7 October
The Big 80's Night featuring Doctor & The Medics Live!
7.30pm - 12.30am
Trinity Park, Felixstowe Road , Ipswich, IP38UH
Get ready as we bring The Big 80's Night to Trinity Park, Ipswich, For a evening of pure 80's music and dancing for the over 21's.

Why not dress up in your favourite 80's outfit & get in the party mood right away?

When you arrive at our fantastic venue it's time to get your groove on and hit the dancefloor to our resident DJ's as they bring you the very best music from the 80's - Requests and Dedications welcomed!

Once our DJ's have got you warmed up it's time to go Live as The Big 80's Night brings you the fantasic 80's original recording stars Dr & The Medics who were No1 in 1986 with Spirit in the sky!

So what are you waiting for? Book your tickets now and enjoy The Big 80's Night Live!
Tickets: £15.00
Tel: 07507 647 352, 07836 759 242

See Trinity Park Events for venue information.

Saturday 7 October
Saxmundham Craft Fair
10.00am to 2.00pm
Saxmundham Market Hall, High Street, Saxmundham, IP17 1AF



A local craft fair where local people sell their handmade items. A variety of beautiful goods are available with prices starting at £1.50. Handmade cards, cakes, quilts, fabric goods, wood ware, jewellery and many other items are on display and crafters like nothing more than to talk about their skills and how their goods are made.
You can even sit down and have a cup of tea or coffee with a slice of homemade cake or new for this year bacon sandwiches!!

Free Entry

Sunday 8 October
THE Wedding Fayre...! Glemham Hall
11.00am - 3.30pm
Glemham Hall, Little Glemham, Woodbridge, Suffolk IP13 OBT, Woodbridge, IP13 0BT



This redbrick Elizabethan house is set in undulating parkland with ancient oaks. Surrounded by the most beautiful picturesque gardens, it is a truly unique and unforgettable wedding venue.
The lovely permanent marquee will house a great range of wedding suppliers, couples can then wander across the lawns to sample the wares of even more exhibitors in the main house's Great Hall and Blue Drawing Room. Bridal tours throughout the day. YOUR Romantic Wedding starts here.

See Wedding Fairs in Suffolk for full information.

Sunday 8 October
EDP Bride: The Wedding Show at Ivy House Country Hotel
10.30am - 3.30pm
Ivy House Country Hotel, Oulton Broad, Lowestoft, NR33 8HY
The second EDP Bride: The Wedding Show at Ivy House Country Hotel in Oulton Broad, Lowestoft, will take place on October 8, 2017. Free to attend, there will be more than 45 exhibitors showcasing their services.

See Wedding Fairs in Suffolk for full information.

Sunday 8 October
The Orwell Hotel Wedding Open Day
11.00am - 3.00pm
The Orwell Hotel, Hamilton Road, Felixstowe, IP11 7DX



Lots of great local suppliers. Come and take a look around our facilities. Talk with our events team.
First 20 brides get a free glass of fizz!
See The Orwell Hotel, Felixstowe for full information.

Wednesday 11 October
Learn & Lunch
The Westleton Crown, The Street, Westleton, IP17 3AD



A seasonal food inspired cooking demonstration led by our experienced Head Chef, James Finch. James will demonstrate how to prepare and cook seasonal dishes that you will then get the chance to taste over a relaxing two course lunch.

See The Westleton Crown for more information.

Saturday 14 October
Yoxford Car Boot
From 10am - 1pm.
Yoxford Village Hall, Yoxford, IP17 3HL
Car Boot Sale (weather permitting) and Market in the village hall including local meat, gifts, cakes etc.
Free entry
To book a stall contact janet.tibbit@btinternet.com

Saturday 14 October
Yoxford Monthly Market
10.00am - 1.00pm
Old High Road, Yoxford, IP17 3HL
Various stalls and refreshments Bric a brac, cake stall, crafts, Phoenix Cards and stationery. British Legion. Car Boot weather permitting.

Contact: 01728 668577

Saturday 14 October
Needlefelting Course
Assington Mill, Assington, Sudbury, CO10 5LZ



An easy and satisfying craft to master.
See Assington Mill for more info and details of future courses.

Sunday 15 October
EADT Bride: The Wedding Show at Bedford Lodge Hotel & Spa
10.30am - 3.30pm
Bedford Lodge Hotel & Spa, Bury Road, Newmarket, CB8 7BX
From the initial ideas to the finishing touches, the EADT Bride: The Wedding Show on October 15, 2017 will offer all the ideas to help you plan your perfect day. Free to attend, brides, grooms and their friends and family can connect with more than 45 exhibitors.

See Wedding Fairs in Suffolk for full information.

Saturday 21 October
Live Music at The King's Head Inn
The King’s Head Inn, Front Street, Orford, IP12 2LW



Come along and enjoy a great atmosphere with live music from Steve Boyce
See The King's Head Inn for more information.

Saturday 21 October
Book Restoration for Beginners
Assington Mill, Assington, Sudbury, CO10 5LZ



An introduction to this fascinating subject.

See Assington Mill for more info and details of future courses.

Sunday 22 October
The Snape Maltings Vintage and Makers Market
9.30am to 4.00pm
Snape Maltings, Snape, IP17 1SP



A hand-picked, choice selection of the regions leading vintage traders, local artisans, makers and craftspeople. The market will feature everything from one-off vintage furniture, fashion, and homewares, to locally made products, artworks, fabrics and jewellery.

See Snape Maltings for venue details.

Thursday 26 October
Haunted Halloween Dinner & Paranormal Evening
7.00pm to Midnight
The Bull Hotel, Hall Street, Long Melford, CO10 9JG



Delicious 3 Course Halloween Dinner. Haunted Bull Hotel Ghostly Tales
Interactive Experiences with the Lights Out! Bring your own cameras & recording equipment. When the veil between the two worlds is at its thinnest.

See Halloween in Suffolk for full information.

Friday 27 October
Food Theme Night
The King’s Head Inn, Front Street, Orford, IP12 2LW



Come and join us at our delicious Food Theme Night. This months theme is Taste of the Med - Tapas.
See The King's Head Inn for more information.

Saturday 28 October
Taxidermy Course
Assington Mill, Assington, Sudbury, CO10 5LZ



Taxidermy - a very popular and unusual course where you will learn how to stuff and preserve a white mouse.
See Assington Mill for more info and details of future courses.

Sunday 29 October
Hintlesham Hall Wedding Open Day
12.00pm - 4.00pm
Hintlesham Hall Hotel, Hintlesham, Ipswich, IP8 3NS



Hintlesham Hall Hotel warmly invites you to our popular Wedding Open Day.

Experienced and friendly Event Managers on hand personally to discuss your wedding plans.

Skilled wedding professionals exhibiting.

Our beautiful rooms will be set out for a civil ceremony and wedding breakfast for you to view at your leisure .

Light refreshments available throughout the day.
Complimentary entry
See Hintlesham Hall for more information.

Sunday 29 October
Pig Keeping Course
Assington Mill, Assington, Sudbury, CO10 5LZ



Fancy keeping a few pigs? Our course will give you the basics and help you decide whether you want to keep them or not.
See Assington Mill for more info and details of future courses.

Tuesday 31 October
Halloween Special - Horrible History For Families
6.00pm
Ipswich Tourist Guides Association, St Stephens Church, St Stephens Lane, Ipswich, IP1 1DP



Ipswich Tourist Guides provide a fascinating range of guided walks for the public around the town. Learn some spooky facts about this fascinating Town.

Places must be booked in advance. See Ipswich Tourist Guides Association for contact details.

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What's On Suffolk  November 2017
Friday 3 November
Wine and Food Pairing Evening
The Westleton Crown, The Street, Westleton, IP17 3AD



We are holding a number of wine and food pairing evenings during the year. On each of these evenings we will be serving a selection of wines from different countries. The three course menu for the evening has been created by our Head Chef, James Finch, and is inspired by local farms and our neighbouring countryside.

See The Westleton Crown for more information.

Saturday 4 November
Halesworth Brocante Antique & Vintage Market
9.30am - 3.30pm
The Market Place, Halesworth, Suffolk, IP19 8BA



This very popular market is probably one of the best antique and vintage markets in the region attracting sellers and buyers from across, Norfolk, Suffolk and Essex. Taking place on the first Saturday of the month there are on average 40 Brocanteurs selling an eclectic array of antique, vintage and collectables all under cover at the Old Print Works in the centre of Halesworth. Disabled, Child & Dog friendly.
Free admission

Saturday 4 November
Saxmundham Craft Fair
10.00am to 2.00pm
Saxmundham Market Hall, High Street, Saxmundham, IP17 1AF



A local craft fair where local people sell their handmade items. A variety of beautiful goods are available with prices starting at £1.50. Handmade cards, cakes, quilts, fabric goods, wood ware, jewellery and many other items are on display and crafters like nothing more than to talk about their skills and how their goods are made.
You can even sit down and have a cup of tea or coffee with a slice of homemade cake or new for this year bacon sandwiches!!
East Anglia Children's Hospice will be having a fund raising stall this month so come down and support this very valuable service.
Free Entry

Thursday 9 November
Suffolk Heraldry Society Meeting
2.00pm
Quaker Meeting House, St Johns Street, Bury St Edmunds, IP33 1SJ



Members presentations meeting.
Website: www.suffolkheraldry.org.uk

Saturday 11 November
Yoxford Market
From 10am - 1pm.
Yoxford Village Hall, Yoxford, IP17 3HL
Market including local meat, gifts, cakes etc.
Free entry
To book a stall contact janet.tibbit@btinternet.com

Saturday 11 November
Yoxford Monthly Market
10.00am - 1.00pm
Old High Road, Yoxford, IP17 3HL
Various stalls and refreshments Bric a brac, cake stall, crafts, Phoenix Cards and stationery. British Legion

Contact: 01728 668577

Sunday 12 November
Kersey Mill Wedding Open Day
11.00am - 3.00pm
Kersey Mill, Stone Street, Kersey, IP7 6DP



Come and take a look at our idyllic Wedding Venue and spacious grounds. We are happy to show you round and discuss your requirements to make your big day a perfect day.

See Kersey Mill for more information.

Thursday 16 November
Live Music & Afternoon Tea
The Westleton Crown, The Street, Westleton, IP17 3AD



A perfect afternoon with live music and mouth-watering treats from our kitchen.
Indulge in a selection of homemade cakes, scones and finger sandwiches while listening to a talented, local musician playing live music in our restaurant.

See The Westleton Crown for more information.

Friday 17 November
Food Theme Night
The King’s Head Inn, Front Street, Orford, IP12 2LW



Come and join us at our delicious Food Theme Night. This months theme is a Taste of America.
See The King's Head Inn for more information.

Saturday 18 November
We are Handmade Christmas Craft Fair
10am - 4pm
The Old School, Hall Road, Long Melford, Long Melford, Co0 9AA
With over 40 stalls, this event will offer shoppers a wonderful choice of beautifully designed and handcrafted gifts for Christmas.

See Fetes, Fairs and Shows in Suffolk for full information.

Saturday 18 November
Ghost Stories at Otley Hall
10.00am-4.00pm
Otley Hall, Hall Lane, Otley, IP6 9PA



Robert Lloyd Parry returns with 'A Pleasing Terror...Two Ghost Stories by M R James'. In another thrilling show by the hearthside of the Great Hall at Otley. One night only. Book your ticket if you dare!

See Otley Hall for contact and venue details.

Wednesday 22 November
Learn & Lunch
The Westleton Crown, The Street, Westleton, IP17 3AD



A seasonal food inspired cooking demonstration led by our experienced Head Chef, James Finch. James will demonstrate how to prepare and cook seasonal dishes that you will then get the chance to taste over a relaxing two course lunch.

See The Westleton Crown for more information.

Saturday 25 November
Live Music at The King's Head Inn
The King’s Head Inn, Front Street, Orford, IP12 2LW



Come along and enjoy a great atmosphere with live music from S J Mortimer.

See The King's Head Inn for more information.

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What's On Suffolk  December 2017
Saturday 2 December
Halesworth Brocante Antique & Vintage Market
9.30am - 3.30pm
The Market Place, Halesworth, Suffolk, IP19 8BA



This very popular market is probably one of the best antique and vintage markets in the region attracting sellers and buyers from across, Norfolk, Suffolk and Essex. Taking place on the first Saturday of the month there are on average 40 Brocanteurs selling an eclectic array of antique, vintage and collectables all under cover at the Old Print Works in the centre of Halesworth. Disabled, Child & Dog friendly.
Free admission

Saturday 2 December
Saxmundham Craft Fair
10.00am to 2.00pm
Saxmundham Market Hall, HIgh Street, Saxmundham, IP17 1AF



Looking for original Christmas presents, then look no further, come and pay us a visit. SCF is a local craft fair where local people sell their handmade items. A variety of beautiful goods are available with prices starting at £1.50. Handmade cards, cakes, quilts, fabric goods, wood ware, jewellery and many other items are on display and crafters like nothing more than to talk about their skills and how their goods are made.
You can even sit down and have a cup of tea or coffee with a slice of homemade cake or new for this year bacon sandwiches!!


Thursday 14 December
Suffolk Heraldry Society Meeting
2.00pm
Quaker Meeting House, St Johns Street, Bury St Edmunds, IP33 1SJ



This month is our Festive meeting.
Website: www.suffolkheraldry.org.uk

Thursday 14 December
Otley House Christmas Tour
6.30pm
Otley Hall, Hall Lane, Otley, IP6 9PA



Our Christmas tour is a popular way to start the festive celebrations, and we follow the tour with mulled wine and nibbles in the Great Hall, lit by candle light and roaring log fires.

See Otley Hall for all the details.

Thursday 21 December
Festive Live Music & Afternoon Tea
The Westleton Crown, The Street, Westleton, IP17 3AD



A perfect afternoon with live music and mouth-watering treats from our kitchen.
Indulge in a selection of homemade cakes, scones and finger sandwiches while listening to a talented, local musician playing live music in our restaurant.

See The Westleton Crown for more information.

Thursday 28 December
Turkey Buster Guided Walk
10.30am
Ipswich Tourist Guides Association, St Stephens Church, St Stephens Lane, Ipswich, IP1 1DP



Ipswich Tourist Guides provide a fascinating range of guided walks for the public around the town. Why not join our popular 'Turkey Buster' walk to work off some of those extra calories?

Places must be booked in advance. See Ipswich Tourist Guides Association for contact details.

Sunday 31 December
Live Music at The King's Head Inn
The King’s Head Inn, Front Street, Orford, IP12 2LW



Come along and enjoy a great atmosphere with live music from The Man in the Hat.

See The King's Head Inn for more information.

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What's On Suffolk  January 2018
Friday 12 January
Beer Dinner
The Westleton Crown, The Street, Westleton, IP17 3AD



Join us for a fantastic evening with a selection of local beers and a three course mouth-watering menu created by our Head Chef, James Finch. Each dish will be paired with a beer from one of our favourite breweries: St Peter's, Woodforde's and Adnams.

See The Westleton Crown for more information.

Friday 19 January
Wine and Food Pairing Evening
The Westleton Crown, The Street, Westleton, IP17 3AD



We are holding a number of wine and food pairing evenings during the year. On each of these evenings we will be serving a selection of wines from different countries. The three course menu for the evening has been created by our Head Chef, James Finch, and is inspired by local farms and our neighbouring countryside.

See The Westleton Crown for more information.

Friday 26 January
Food Theme Night
The King’s Head Inn, Front Street, Orford, IP12 2LW



Come and join us at our delicious Food Theme Night. This months theme is a Taste of Australia.
See The King's Head Inn for more information.

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What's On Suffolk  February 2018
Friday 16 February
Food Theme Night
The King’s Head Inn, Front Street, Orford, IP12 2LW



Come and join us at our delicious Food Theme Night. This months we are holding a Chinese New Year Banquet.
See The King's Head Inn for more information.

Friday 23 February
Wine and Food Pairing Evening
The Westleton Crown, The Street, Westleton, IP17 3AD



We are holding a number of wine and food pairing evenings during the year. On each of these evenings we will be serving a selection of wines from different countries. The three course menu for the evening has been created by our Head Chef, James Finch, and is inspired by local farms and our neighbouring countryside.

See The Westleton Crown for more information.

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What's On Suffolk  March 2018
Sunday 4 March
Kersey Mill Wedding Fair
11.00am - 3.30pm
Kersey Mill, Stone Street, Kersey, IP7 6DP



Come along to the the Kersey Mill Wedding Fair where you are bound to find inspiration for your big today from the vast array of exhibitors and wedding suppliers as well as viewing our spacious grounds and ceremony rooms.
See Kersey Mill for more information.

Friday 16 March
Food Theme Night
The King’s Head Inn, Front Street, Orford, IP12 2LW



Come and join us at our delicious Food Theme Night. This months theme is a St Patrick's Eve Supper.
See The King's Head Inn for more information.

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What's On Suffolk  April 2018
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What's On Suffolk  May 2018
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