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What's On Suffolk  June 2016
Monday 27 June to Friday 2 September
Pigs gone Wild
Ipswich and the waterfront, Ipswich, IP4 5RY




Suffolk's biggest ever mass-participation, public art event - Pigs Gone Wild. See Art Exhibitions for more information
Tel: 01473 723600 or visit www.pigsgonewild.co.uk
Tuesday 28 June to Saturday 2 July
Bad Girls The Musical
7.30pm to 10.00pm
Beccles Public Hall, Smallgate, Beccles, NR34 9AD
Set in the fictional HMP Larkhall, it's the story of new idealistic Wing Governor Helen Stewart and her battles with the entrenched old guard of Officer Jim Fenner and his sidekick Sylvia Hollamby. For full information see Music Concerts In Suffolk
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What's On Suffolk  July 2016
Friday 1 July to Sunday 3 July
Maverick Festival
Easton Farm Park, Easton, Woodbridge, IP13 0EQ




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


Tickets From £20 per day - weekend camping £80
Email: paulspencer@maverickfestival.co.uk
Friday 1 July
Sherlock Holmes and the Hound of the Baskervilles
Gates open at 6pm, performance starts at 7pm
Framlingham Castle, Church Street, Framlingham, Suffolk, IP13 9BP
On the lonely wasteland of the desolate Devon moors, something evil is afoot. When death stalks the Baskerville family, legend and superstition collide with the most heinous of crimes. On the moor nobody is safe, not even the bravest of men. Join Chapterhouse to meet the world's most famous of detective, Sherlock Holmes himself, as he is called upon to solve the greatest mystery of all time...that of the Hound of the Baskervilles. Bring a picnic and your best detective skills (remember to prepare for the Great British weather!) for an unforgettable evening of mystery, suspense and theatre under the stars at Framlingham Castle.
Friday 1 July
Ipswich Choral Society Presents -
7.30pm
Blakenham Woodland Garden, Little Blakenham, Ipswich, IP8 4LZ


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Exquisite music inspired by Shakespeare, performed in an enchanting woodland setting. In aid of Maggies (Registered Charity Number SC024414). See Music Concerts In Suffolk for full information and tickets.
Friday 1 July to Saturday 2 July
Much Ado About Nothing- Outdoor Performance
Friday 7.00pm, Saturday 2.00pm & 7.00pm
Museum of East Anglian Life, Stowmarket, Suffolk, IP14 1DL
BTW's 5th annual Shakespeare in the Park production breathes new life into the traditional style with our Globe Theatre set, Elizabethan costume, lively and engaging acting, music and dance. Refreshments will be available but why not bring your own picnic and settle down early for a summertime treat in a beautiful setting?

See Museum Of East Anglian Life for information.
Saturday 2 July
Thorpefest - Outdoor music festival by the sea
11.00am - 10.00pm
Thorpeness Country Club, The Benthills, Thorpeness, near Aldeburgh, IP16 4NU




Thorpefest, an exciting new summer outdoor music festival, will feature a great line-up with nearly a dozen bands performing live. For more information see
Suffolk Festivals
£12 per person, £8 under 12s, under 5s free; discounts for Country Club Members
For details call 01728 451021 or email events@thorpeness.co.uk
Saturday 2 July
36th Ipswich Scout Group Community Fun Day
1.30pm - 5.00pm
Sprites Lane School Playing Field, Hawthorn Drive, Ipswich, IP2 0SA




Community FunDay including stocks, children's rides, bouncy castles, a coconut shy, tin can alley, panning for gold and the cuddly toy tombola.
See Fetes Fairs & Shows in Suffolk for full information.
Saturday 2 July
Somerleyton Primary School Fete
From 1.00pm onwards
Somerleyton Village Green, Somerleyton Village, Somerleyton, Lowestoft, NR31 5PT
Fun for all the family, variety of stalls and events.




See Fetes, Fairs and Shows in Suffolk for full information.
Saturday 2 July to Sunday 3 July
Floral Celebration of Shakespeare's World and Works
10.00am - 4.00pm
All Saints Church, Mendham, Suffolk, IP20 0NH
Flower Festival celebrating the 400th anniversary of Shakespeare's death.
Light refreshments available.
Proceeds to Church Building Fund
Admission £2.50 payable on the door
Saturday 2 July
Gippeswyk Singers "Forever England" Summer Concert
7:30 pm
Salvation Army Citadel, Felixstowe
For further information please visit: Concerts
Saturday 2 July to Saturday 2 July
Saxmundham Craft Fair
10am to 2pm
Saxundham Market Hall, 29 High Street, Saxmundham, IP17 1AF
Back this month the Fairfield Stitchers, handmade quilts, cushions and lots of other fabric goods. Come and find unique gifts for yourself or loved ones. Handmade and handcrafted goods available directly from the makers, come and see what we have to offer.
Free entry
Saturday 2 July
American Summer Concert
7.30pm
Framlingham College Theatre, Framlingham College, Framlingham, IP13 9EY
An exploration of American song including Copland and Rogers and Hammerstein.
See Music Concerts in Suffolk for full information.
Saturday 2 July
Rendham Village Fete
12.00 - 4.30 pm
Grove Farm Meadow, Saxmundham Rd, Rendham, Saxmundham, IP17 2AE
A great family day out with many events and £100 prize draw. See Fetes, Fairs and Shows in Suffolk for full information.
Saturday 2 July to Sunday 3 July
History Alive 2016
10.00am - 5.00pm
Stonham Barns Showground, Pettaugh Road, Stonham Aspal, IP14 6AT




Historical Timeline... featuring re-enactment groups depicting Life and Combat through the ages!

Email: davidbracey2@tiscali.co.uk
See: Stonham Barns Leisure & Retail Village for full information.
Saturday 2 July to Sunday 3 July
Crafty Old Birds Craft Sale
11.00am to 4.00pm
Poplar Farm House, Poplar Lane , Sproughton , IP8 3HL
New work sale of textile art, weaving, machine knitting and felting, copper jewellery and textile jewellery.
Tel:01473 601211/463599
Please see www.poplarfarmhousesuffolkbb.eu for location map.
Saturday 2 July to Sunday 3 July
Pop-Up Summer Market
11.00am - 3.00pm
Pop-Up Summer Market, Hackney Road Studio, Melton, IP12 1NW
Hand-made & Vintage market. Jewellery, collectables, pre-loved clothes, plants, and more.
Tel: 0770 4849305 for more details
Sunday 3 July
String Quartet Concert by the Sudbourne Ensemble
3.00pm
All Saints’ Church, Near Five Cross Ways, Sudbourne, IP12 2BP
HAYDN, MOZART, BEETHOVEN etc. See Music Concerts in Suffolk for full information.
Sunday 3 July
The Rattler
3.00pm / 6.00pm
Jubilee Hall, Crabbe Street, Aldeburgh, IP15 5BN
The Rattler is an interactive reimagining of the traditional Rumpelstiltskin fairy tale, created for a 21st-century audience, aimed at young people aged 7+ and their families. At each performance audience members take on the role of the villagers, singing choruses, cheering on the cast and taking on various roles as the story unfolds.
Ticket Price: £10 (£5 under 16)
Website: www.jubileeopera.co.uk

Tel: Aldeburgh Music Box Office (01728 687110)

Latitude Festival, 14th-17th July 2016, Glemham Hall
The 11th edition of Latitude Festival returns to Suffolk in July. The regions premier music & arts festival this year sees The Macabees, The National and New Order headlining the Obelisk Arena with a huge variety of other music acts, theatre, poetry, comedy and lots more on offer. To find out more including ticket prices, click on the link above.
Sunday 3 July
Great Finborough Open gardens
12.30pm - 5.30pm Last tickets sold at 4.00pm
Great Finborough village, The village green , Great Finborough, IP14 3AB
Village Open gardens also with teas and ice creams, a classic car display, plant stall and tombola. All in aid of St Andrew's Church.
Entry: £4 per adult, children free
Contact: John Davey Email: john@abbeyclassics.co.uk Tel: 01449 674401
Sunday 3 July
Companion Dog Day
10:30am
Jimmy’s Farm, Pannington Hall Lane, Wherstead Ipswich, IP9 2AR
Please join us at our Companion Dog Show at Jimmy's Farm
Entries on the day from 9:30am. Free parking.
Show opens at 10:30am Judging begins at 10:45am.

£2.00 per class
call Jo Reeder on: 07711 560242. Click here for information on Jimmy's Farm
Sunday 3 July
Veterinary Hospital Open Day
12.00pm-5.00pm
Dick White Referrals , Station Farm, London Road, Six Mile Bottom, Newmarket, CB8 0UH
On our Open Day, we open our world class veterinary hospital to the public and they can see ''behind the scenes'' and gain an understanding of our work. In our grounds, there will be a range of activities see Whats On in Newmarket for full information.
Wednesday 6 July to Sunday 10 July
Bures Music Festival
Bures Music Festival Big Top Arena, The Recreation Ground, Bures, CO8 5BX
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. For more information, see Suffolk Festivals
Tickets: From £10 for one day/event to £45 for a 5 day festival pass (in advance)
Email: hello@buresmusicfestival.com
Wednesday 6 July
First Summer Talk
Long Shop Museum
Main Street, Leiston, Suffolk, IP16 4ES



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The First of our Summer Talks series, Zoe Redhead, Summerhill. Great speakers on a wide variety of locally-inspired topics - fortnightly on Weds evenings through the Summer.
See Long Shop Museum for full information.

Wednesday 6 July
Swing Dance Class
7.00pm
Stowmarket Community Centre, Hillside, Stowmarket, IP14 2BD
Beginners Swing classes starts on Wednesday 6th July. Great music and fabulous fun.
(Latin line dancing starts on Tuesday 5th July at 9:15)
£4.00
Email: freeborndance@yahoo.com
Tel: 01449 722000
Thursday 7 July
Classics (Cars and Bikes) on the Green
From 3pm till late evening
Friston Village Green, Friston nr Saxmundham, IP17 1NP
For full information see Fetes, Fairs & Shows
Free entry but donations please to Friston Church
Tel: Simon Ive 01728 688106 or email: simonive@aol.com Tel: Tony Morley 01728 687999 or email: tonymorley@aol.com
Friday 8 July
Adnams Tasting Events (Bury St Edmunds)
7.00pm
Adnams Cellar & Kitchen, 43A Cornhill, Bury St Edmunds, IP33 1DX
The Hearing Care Centre has got together with our friends at Adnams Cellar and Kitchens to organise three fantastic events for you to enjoy.
See Whats On Bury St Edmunds for full information.
Saturday 9 July to Sunday 10 July
Suffolk Steampunk Spectacular
Long Shop Museum, Leiston
Enter the imaginarium of fantastical techno Victoriana with music and magic, talks & demonstrations and steampunk creations on display amongst the gleaming brass, steaming funnels and grinding cogs of the Long Shop Museum, itself a hub of dynamic engineering and steam and shortly to be a veritable museum of curiosities


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Saturday 9 July
Martlesham Primary Academy Fun Day
12.00-4.00pm
Martlesham Primary Academy, Black Tiles Lane, Martlesham, IP12 4SS
Come along to our Fun Day lots to see and do!
See Fetes, Fairs & Shows in Suffolk for more information.
Saturday 9 July to Sunday 10 July
1066 Battle Royal: The Play
11am - 5pm
Framlingham Castle, Church Street, Framlingham, Suffolk, IP13 9BP
Time Will Tell Theatre present four kings, three battles, and a comet. What could possibly go wrong? Think 1066 is just the Battle of Hastings? Think again! The most important year in English history has three battles and three men fighting for the ultimate prize - the wealth of the kingdom of England - And all within a month! Join Time Will Tell as they follow the fortunes of the men who would be King.
: Adult £8.40/Child £5/Family £21.80/Concession £7.60 ENGLISH HERITAGE MEMBERS: Free
Sales Team on 0370 333 1183 (Mon £ Fri 8.30am £ 5.30 Sat 9am £ 5pm)
Saturday 9 July to Sunday 10 July
Kelsale Open Gardens
11.00am - 5.00pm
Kelsale Open Gardens, Kelsale, Saxmundham , IP17 2RA
We have 17 gardens opening in and around the pretty village of Kelsale.
See National Open Gardens Scheme for full information.
Saturday 9 July
Somersham Summer Fete
2.00pm - 4.00pm
The Churchyard, St Mary’s Church, Somersham, Nr Ipswich, IP8 4QE
ATTRACTIONS FOR ALL AGES!
See Fetes Fairs and Shows
Saturday 9 July to Sunday 10 July
Gig in the Garden
12 noon onwards each day
Wicks Farm, Mendlesham, Nr Stowmarket, IP14 5SN
For further information please see: Concerts
Find all about Dog Friendly Suffolk here
Saturday 9 July
St. Luke's Church Summer Fete
12.30pm - 3.30pm
St. Luke’s Church Centre, Homefield Avenue, Oulton Broad, Lowestoft, Suffolk, NR33 9BU
Fun for all the family at our Summer Fete.
See Fetes Fairs and Shows for full information.
Saturday 9 July to Saturday 9 July
Fishathon 6 Family Day
11am-5pm
Suffolk Water Park, Loraine Way, Bramford, IP8 4JS
As well as the culmination of a 48 hour carp match, there will be trade stands, a BBQ, music, a Q & A session, rig clinics, raffles, games and an auction. Special guests from the carp fishing world include Alan Blair, Julian Cundiff, Dave Levy, Lee Jackson, Derek Ritchie and others.
With support and donations from Fox, Nash, Bait-Tech, Kudos Tackle, Gardner plus others it will be an event not to miss!
All in aid of Scotty's Little Soldiers, the charity dedicated to supporting children who have lost a parent serving in the British Armed Forces.
Free entry
Contact: Steve Vigar, mariners452@live.co.uk, 01366 377428 for more info.
Saturday 9 July
Music and Art for a Summer's Evening
Doors open from 6:30pm for art exhibition, concert starts at 7:30pm
St. Mary’s Church, Market Hill, Woodbridge, IP12 4LP
Join the Aoyama Flute and Harp Duo for an evening of art by Katie Bicknell and classical music.
See Music Concerts in Suffolk for ticket information.
Saturday 9 July
The Wizard of Oz - A magical open-air musical for all the family
Performance 6pm - 8pm (20 mins interval) Gates open at 4pm for picnics
On grounds behind St. Mary’s Church ,Pakenham, St. Mary’’s Church, Church Hill, Pakenham, IP31 2LN


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Pack up your picnics and head off to the lovely grounds of St Mary's Church, Pakenham and take your family on a fun-filled frolick to the Land of Oz with Immersion Theatre's rollicking musical adaptation of the classic tale The Wizard of Oz! For full information see Music Concerts in Suffolk
Wild Adventures Under Suffolk's Skies
We are proud to offer an all-season programme of scheduled walks and workshops with a hint of adventure. Starting on 24th May 2016 and running throughout the year.

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For our full timetable of guided walks, photography workshops and night camp adventures please click link above.
Sunday 10 July
The North German Connection
3.00pm
St Michael’s Church, Church Road, Framlingham, IP13 9BH
Julian Larkin plays organ. See Music Concerts in Suffolk for full information.
Sunday 10 July
Old Newton Country Fayre and Dog Show
10.30am
Old Newton Village Hall & Recreation Ground
For further information please click: Doggy Days Out

Sunday 10 July
Red Cross Open Gardens, Glemham Hall
Glemham Hall, Little Glemham, Woodbridge, IP13 0BT
The perfect opportunity to wander the glorious gardens at Glemham Hall, in aid of the Red Cross. See: Glemham Hall for further information.
Sunday 10 July
Cricketer's Lunch at the Jockey Club Rooms with special guest Michael Holding
Time: 12.30 - 15.00
Jockey Club Rooms, 101 High Street, Newmarket, CB8 8JL
Special one-off event. Michael Holding, the world-famous West Indian cricketer and fast bowler will join you for Sunday lunch followed by a Q & A. The event also includes a tour of the Jockey Club Rooms. For more information see What's on Newmarket

Tickets: £70pp
For more information or to book your ticket now please contact Claire Butler on 01284 715581 or email claire.butler@stnh.org.uk
Sunday 10 July
Side by Side with Refugees Fundraiser
1.30pm - 7.00pm
Stoke-by-Nayland Hotel, Keepers Lane, Leavenheath, Colchester, CO6 4PZ
We are indebted to 15 excellent performers from 7 countries who are giving their time and talents freely to help Side by Side help refugees.

Featuring the wonderful Ian Shaw, Tina May, Chris Allard, Kevin Flanagan, Kate Williams, Alice Zawadzki, David Tughan, Winston Clifford, Elliot Weight, Jose Canha, Michael Spearman, Carole Burgess, Simon Brown, Rod Youngs and Rob Palmer etc

Tickets: £20 (£10 under 21 and full time students)
Tickets from WeGotTickets
See Stoke by Nayland Hotel, Golf & Spa for venue information.
Monday 11 July
Shadowlands Drama
Theatre Royal, Westgate Street, Bury St Edmunds, IP33 1QR
Shadowlands is William Nicholson’s stunning drama. Brought to you by the producers of the critically acclaimed touring productions of Birdsong and Flare Path, in association with Guildford’s Yvonne Arnaud Theatre.
See Theatre Royal for full information.
Monday 11 July
Shakespeare In The Garden 'Much Ado About Nothing'
7.00pm
Glemham Hall, Little Glemham, Woodbridge, IP13 0BT
An atmospheric and utterly English evening of Shakespeare, performed in the gardens of Glemham Hall by the Castle Theatre Company. Gardens open for picnics from 6pm, performance at 7pm.
See: Glemham Hall for further information
Call: 01728 746704 for more information and tickets.
Thursday 14 July
A Mozart Indulgence
7.30 pm
The Apex, Charter Square, Bury St Edmunds, IP33 3FD
Suffolk Philharmonic Orchestra with pianist Ji Liu and soprano Daisy Brown.
See Music Concerts for more information.
Thursday 14 July
Havana Cigar Master Class
7.00pm
The Hadleigh Ram, 5 Market Place, Hadleigh, IP7 5DL
Hosted by Tim Owen from Hunter & Frankau Cigars.
Learn everything there is to know about your Havana!
See The Hadleigh Ram for more information.
Friday 15 July
Live Music
From 9.00pm
The King’s Head Inn, Front Street, Orford, Suffolk, IP12 2LW
SJ is a singer songwriter from Cambridge England with a twist - a Country twist. After graduating from Southampton with a 1st in popular music performance she set about her dream, her Nashville dream and released her first album "Nashville Sessions" in January of this year.
For full information see The King's Head Inn
Saturday 16 July
Elvis Tribute Night & Buffet
7.30pm until midnight
Ufford Park Woodbridge Hotel, Golf & Spa, Yarmouth Road, Melton, IP12 1QW
Andy Ottley is a UK based Elvis tribute artist & Elvis impersonator. His outstanding audience interaction ensures that everyone, young and old, are guaranteed a unique Elvis experience and he is sure to get the place rocking! For full information and details of all our events see Ufford Park Woodbridge





Price: £19.95 per person Tickets MUST be purchased in advance (includes a delicious 2 course hot & cold buffet).
Sunday 17 July
Haverhill Summer Bash
Recreation Ground, Haverhill
Community Fun Day. For more information visit: Whats on in Bury St Edmunds
Sunday 17 July
Brass on the Grass
14:30 to 16:30
Cristchurch Park, Henley Road , Ipswich, IP1 3SG
The Friends of Christchurch Park kick off the 2016 Brass on the Grass season of free concerts in the beautiful Upper Arboretum with a performance from Suffolk Phoenix Brass.
FREE event
Sunday 17 July
Woodbridge Book Fair
10.00am to 4.00pm
Woodbridge Community Centre
Sale of secondhand, out of print and collectable books. Also postcards and other paper related items. Wide choice of subjects. Refreshments available. Large car park beside hall.
Entry: Adults £1.00, children under 15 free
Email: missingbooks@madasafish.com Tel: 01245 361609
Website: Missing Book Fairs
Venue Address: Station Road, Woodbridge, Suffolk. IP12 4AU
Sunday 17 July
Nayland Street Fayre
11.00-4.00pm
Nayland Street Fayre, High Street Nayland, Colchester, CO6 4JG .


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See Fetes, Fairs and Shows in Suffolk for details.
Wednesday 20 July to Friday 22 July
Thorpeness Festival of Golf 2016
Thorpeness Golf Club & Hotel
For further details of this fabulous 3 day golfing event please click: Thorpeness Golf Club and Hotel
Friday 22 July to Saturday 23 July
Saxmundham Music Fest
5pm-10.30pm Friday, 10am-11pm Saturday
Memorial Field, B1119, Saxmundham, IP171EA
Guaranteed to be a fun filled musical package and fun day with Children's arts, fun rides, food stalls and two fully licensed Adnams bars. Music runs from morning until sunset.
For more information see: Suffolk Festivals
FREE EVENT
Tel: 07771877454 or visit www.saxmusicfest.co.uk for more details.
Friday 22 July
Indian Curry Night - Kirtling Red Lion
The Kirtling Red Lion, 214 The Street, Kirtling, Newmarket, CB8 9PD


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All Home-Made dishes. Booking essential! See The Kirtling Red Lion for details.

Friday 22 July
Ipswich's Brewing Heritage - Guided Evening Walk around Ipswich
Start time: 7pm
Ipswich Tourist Information Centre, St Stephens Church, St Stephens Lane, Ipswich , IP1 1DP
Advance booking essential. For more information see Ipswich Tourist Guide Association
Saturday 23 July to Sunday 24 July
Jimmy's Harvest Festival
11am - 11pm
Jimmy’s Farm, Pannington Hall Lane, Ipswich, IP9 2AP




Jimmy's Harvest Festival of Sausages & Beer is an annual celebration of great live music, delicious food, and wholesome family fun. For more information, see Suffolk Festivals

Tickets: See website for full price list
For any other festival enquiries, please see Jimmy's Farm
Sunday 24 July
The Wizard of Oz
Suffolk Punch Trust, Hollesley
Follow the yellow brick road on this outdoor production of the classic tale of The Wizard of Oz at Suffolk Punch Trust
Wild Adventures Under Suffolk's Skies
We are proud to offer an all-season programme of scheduled walks and workshops with a hint of adventure. Starting on 24th May 2016 and running throughout the year.

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For our full timetable of guided walks, photography workshops and night camp adventures please click link above.
Sunday 24 July
Brass on the Grass
14:30 to 16:30
Cristchurch Park, Henley Road , Ipswich, IP1 3SG
The Friends of Christchurch Park continue the 2016 Brass on the Grass season of free concerts in the beautiful Upper Arboretum with a very special 20th aniversary appearance of Stacks of Sax ''extra''. Sponsored by Sheepshanks Fine Wines and Mandois Champagne.
FREE event
Tuesday 26 July to Sunday 28 August
Theatre in the Forest - The Tempest!
Tues - Sat 7:30pm, Sat matinees at 2pm
Jimmy’s Farm , PANNINGTON HALL LANE, Suffolk , IP19 2AR
We are such stuff as dreams are made on.
This summer, prepare to be spellbound by Shakespeare's supernatural spectacular, The Tempest at Jimmy's Farm! Outdoors and under the stars, it's Shakespeare with a festival feel!
Theatre in the Forest is suitable for all ages and Red Rose Chain's brilliant productions entertain children and adults alike.
Proudly sponsored by Scrutton Bland and Lay & Wheeler.

See What's on Ipswich for more information.

Wednesday 27 July
Workshop Wednesday
Long Shop Museum
Main Street, Leiston, Suffolk, IP16 4ES


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The First of our Wednesday Workshops.
'LUMINOUS LIGHT & SUPER SOUND’ family activities.
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Friday 29 July
Romeo & Juliet
7.45pm
Kentwell Hall, High Street, Long Melford, CO10 9BA
One of our ''Picnic and a Play'' evenings - enjoy your picnic in Kentwell's beautiful grounds and a walk around the tranquil gardens before joining the audience for an evening of Shakespeare's Romeo & Juliet.
Tickets from £12.60 sitting on picnic blankets, to £17.06 (online pricing)
For further information please email office@kentwell.co.uk
Friday 29 July to Monday 1 August
Westleton Wildflower Festival and Village Hall Exibition
10.00am-6pm (Monday 5.00pm)
St Peter’s Church and Village Hall, High Street,Westleton, Westleton, IP17 3AD




50th Anniversary, Westleton Wild Flower Festival and Village Hall Exhibition. A celebration of rural life and crafts.
Free Entry, Donnations Welcomed
For more information, see Suffolk Festivals
Saturday 30 July
As You Like It - Picnic & Play
7.45pm
Kentwell Hall, High Street, Long Melford, CO10 9BA
One of our ''Picnic and a Play'' events - enjoy your picnic in Kentwell's beautiful grounds and a walk around the tranquil gardens before joining the audience for an evening or afternoon of Shakespeare's As You Like it.
For further information please contact office@ketwell.co.uk
Sunday 31 July
Brass in the Grass
14:30 to 16:30
Cristchurch Park, Henley Road , Ipswich, IP1 3SG
The Friends of Christchurch Park continue the 2016 Brass on the Grass season of free concerts in the beautiful Upper Arboretum with a performance from the terrific Suffolk Concert Band. Sponsored by Coes of Ipswich.
Sunday 31 July
Waterfront Wander - A guided walk around Ipswich
Start time: 10.30am
Ipswich Tourist Information Centre, St Stephens Church, St Stephens Lane, Ipswich , IP1 1DP
Advance booking essential. Walk starts at Old Custom House on Waterfront. For more information, see Ipswich Tourist Guide Association
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What's On Suffolk  August 2016
Thursday 4 August
Veterinary practice open day
10am- 2pm
Melton Veterinary surgery , Spur End, Melton, Woodbridge , IP12 1RJ
A chance to see behind the scenes at Melton Veterinary Practice. Come and enjoy our competitions, get your face painted and get a guided tour of the areas the public don't normally see.
Friday 5 August
EADT Wedding Show at Hintlesham Hall
11.30pm-3.30pm
Hintlesham Hall Hotel, Hintlesham
For further details please visit: Wedding Fairs & Shows
Friday 5 August
Wedding Open Day
11.00am - 3.00pm
Woolverstone Hall, Woolverstone, IP9 1AZ
For further details please visit: Wedding Fairs & Shows
FolkEast Festival 19th, 20th & 21st August 2016, Glemham Hall
An incredible 3 day Folk Festival in rural Suffolk, with local and international musical talent plus much more. A family friendly event where children under 11 go FREE!

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The line up includes seven 2016 BBC Folk Awards nominees. Headliners include – Eliza Carthy & The Wayward Band, Blowzabella and an exclusive UK festival performance by Usher’s Island.

Not just about the music, FolkEast also offers; great food and drink from local producers including real ales from nearby craft breweries, Morris, Mummers & East Anglian Step Dancing, Displays, workshops and dance-outs, Singing, Instrument, dance, poetry and art sessions and workshops, Art Arcade, Small Folk children's activities, Heritage Crafts, Social Knitwork, to name just a few.

Visit www.folkeast.co.uk for more information and ticket prices.
Friday 5 August
Belchamp Morris Dancers - The Kirtling Red Lion
The Kirtling Red Lion, 214 The Street, Kirtling, Newmarket, CB8 9PD


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World Famous Belchamp Morris Dancers NOT TO BE MISSED! See The Kirtling Red Lion for more information.

Saturday 6 August to Sunday 7 August
28th Southwold Model Railway Exhibition
Sat 10.00am-5.00pm, Sun 10.00am-4.30pm
Saint Felix School, Halesworth Road, Southwold, IP18 6SD
Southwold Model Railway Exhibition is the largest, and the only two-day, club organised model railway exhibition in East Anglia! The multi-scale exhibition includes some twenty layouts, Demonstrations, Traders. Live steam train & traction engine rides. Light Refreshments, Wheelchair access, Free Parking.
Ticket Prices: Ages 18+ £7.00, 12 - 17 £3.00, Up to 11 Yrs. Free
Website: Waveney Valley MRC
Secretary Peter Gray - petergray2014@btinternet.com
Saturday 6 August
Bacton Fayre and Flower Show
Gates open 12 noon
Meadow opposite Bacton Manor House, Rectory Rd, Bacton, Stowmarket, Suffolk, IP14 4LJ




Bacton Fayre and Flower Show, traditional Country Show which has been held in the Parish of Bacton Suffolk for well over one hundred years. Flower Show Marquee, Stowmarket Bee Keepers Annual Show, Local organisation stalls, Charity Stalls etc see Fetes, Fairs and Shows in Suffolk for full information.
Saturday 6 August
Saxmundham Craft Fair
10.00am to 2.00pm
Saxmundham Market Hall, 19 High Street, Saxmundham, IP17 1AF
Handmade goodies available directly from the makers. Come and see what we have to offer at Fetes, Fairs and Shows in Suffolk
Sunday 7 August
Brass in the Grass
14:30 to 16:30
Cristchurch Park, Henley Road , Ipswich, IP1 3SG
The spectacular Ipswich Hospital Band conclude the 2016 Brass on the Grass season of free concerts in the beautiful Upper Arboretum. Presented by the Friends of Christchurch Park
Sunday 7 August
Hornby Collectors Day
Mid-Suffolk Light Railway 25th Anniversary Year, Brockford Station, Wetheringsett, IP14 5PW
Lots of layouts, swap and sales stands in our new engine shed and two of our locos in steam.
View Mid-Suffolk Light Railway 25th Anniversary Year for more information.

Sunday 7 August
Suffolk Coast Bike Ride
Start time between 8am-10am
Starting and finishing at Glemham Hall, Little Glemham, Nr Woodbridge, IP13 0BT
A Summer day cycling around the beautiful heathland, fields and coast of the Suffolk countryside. Including a tour of Glemham Hall house and gardens (garden tour £8) for friends and family. 35 & 60 miles routes to choose from.

Children's Entry (12-14 years) £8.50, Entry Pack (£19.00), Team Entry (Price per person) £18.50
See Suffolk Coast Bike Ride for more information.


Wednesday 10 August
Freaky Forensics
Long Shop Museum
Main Street, Leiston, Suffolk, IP16 4ES


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This weeks Workshop Wednesday theme is 'Freaky Forensics'. Full of family activities.
See Long Shop Museum for full information.

Friday 12 August
Adnams Tasting Events (Hadleigh)
7.00pm
Adnams Cellar & Kitchen, 73-75 High St, Hadleigh, IP7 5DY
The Hearing Care Centre has got together with our friends at Adnams Cellar and Kitchens to organise three fantastic events for you to enjoy.
See Whats On Ipswich for full information.
Friday 12 August to Sunday 14 August
Local Lobster Weekend
Long Melford Swan
Hall Street, Long Melford, Suffolk, CO10 9JQ
Savour the sea with The Swan’s gastronomic Summer Lobster Menu
paired with special wines & champagne.
See Long Melford Swan for more information.
Saturday 13 August
Carmen
7.30pm
Kentwell Hall, High Street, Long Melford, CO10 9BA
One of our ''Picnic and Opera'' evenings - enjoy your picnic in Kentwell's beautiful grounds and a walk around the tranquil gardens before joining the audience for an evening of Opera.

Tickets from £31 Adult and £23.50 Child (online price)
For further information please contact office@kentwell.co.uk
Sunday 14 August
Music at the Middy
Mid-Suffolk Light Railway 25th Anniversary Year, Brockford Station, Wetheringsett, IP14 5PW
All the MSLR attractions plus live music from the Broadside Boys and singer/songwriter Andy Heasman. See: Mid-Suffolk Light Railway, 25th Anniversary Year
Friday 19 August to Sunday 21 August
Suffolk Lobster Weekend
The Hadleigh Ram
5 Market Place, Hadleigh, Suffolk, IP7 5DL
Delicious lobster dishes paired with selected Champagne and wine.
See The Hadleigh Ram for more information.
Saturday 20 August to Sunday 21 August
Beccles Carnival Weekend
13.00 to 22.30
Beccles Quay, Fen Lane,, Beccles , NR34 9BB
Saturday is childrens afternoon with bonny baby, fancy dress and more. Saturday night is Beccles Quay Rocks. Sunday is the main carnival parade leaving Roy's of Beccles car park at 13.00 followed by stalls fun fair and displays at beccles quay
Visit www.becclescarnival.co.uk for more information
Tuesday 23 August to Friday 26 August
Wild & Crafty Summer Club
10.30am-3.30pm
Daws Hall Nature Reserve, Lamarsh, Bures, CO8 5EX
Holiday activity club for ages 3 and up.
Lots of fun activities for budding naturalists, artists and adventurers! For more information see: Summer holiday activities
Just £15 per day or £50 for the full club!
All places must be booked in advance. Please email Amy Sutcliffe on amy@dawshallnature.co.uk or call 01787 269766 to reserve a place and request a booking form.
Sunday 28 August
Bespoke Wedding Fayre
11.00am-4.00pm
The Corton Inn
For more details please see: Wedding Fairs & Shows
Sunday 28 August
Beccles Antiques Street Market
08:00 - 16:30
Beccles Town Centre, Beccles, NR34 9HA
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. For full information see: Fetes, Fairs & Shows
FREE
Tel: Kate Lee 01502 711174
Sunday 28 August
Marvellous Makers Fair
Long Shop Museum
Main Street, Leiston, Suffolk, IP16 4ES


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A new ‘Making it Work’ venture celebrating Suffolk creativity. Local and Suffolk ‘makers and movers’ on display and trading.
See Long Shop Museum for full information.


Sunday 28 August
Annual One Day Beer & Gin Festival
The Kirtling Red Lion, 214 The Street, Kirtling, Newmarket, CB8 9PD


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Come along and join the fun! See: The Kirtling Red Lion


Sunday 28 August to Monday 29 August
Rail n Ale Weekend
Mid-Suffolk Light Railway 25th Anniversary Year, Brockford Station, Wetheringsett, IP14 5PW
Steam and beer with two locos in steam and a selection of the finest local ales in our real ale bar The Kitchener Arms.
See: Mid-Suffolk Light Railway, 25th Anniversary Year
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What's On Suffolk  September 2016
Sunday 4 September
The Wedding Fayre - Stoke by Nayland Hotel, Golf & Spa
11.00am - 3.30pm
Stoke by Nayland Hotel, Golf & Spa, Keepers Lane, Stoke By Nayland, Dedham, Colchester, CO6 4PZ




The Wedding Fayre returns to Stoke by Nayland Hotel! Come and browse up to 40 exhibitors and suppliers.
See Stoke by Nayland Hotel, Golf & Spa for full information.
Wednesday 7 September
Final Evening Talk
Long Shop Museum
Main Street, Leiston, Suffolk, IP16 4ES


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Our Final evening talk re Louisa Garrett-Anderson and the Endell Street Hospital.
See Long Shop Museum for full information.

Thursday 8 September to Sunday 18 September
HighTide Festival
Aldeburgh
10 day Annual Arts Festival run by the HighTide Theatre Company, featuring world premieres plus a variety of performances from comedy to dance.
See HighTide Festival for more information.


Saturday 10 September
Abba Forever
7.30pm
Marina Theatre, Lowestoft
For further information please visit: What's on in Lowestoft
Saturday 10 September
Heritage Open Day
Long Shop Museum
Main Street, Leiston, Suffolk, IP16 4ES


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Free admission day with refreshments and activities.
See Long Shop Museum for full information.

Sunday 11 September
The Little Mix Experience
2.00pm
Marina Theatre, Lowestoft
For further details please see: What's on in Lowestoft
Thursday 15 September
Adnams Tasting Events (Woodbridge)
7.00pm
Adnams Cellar & Kitchen, Station Rd, Woodbridge, IP12 4AU
The Hearing Care Centre has got together with our friends at Adnams Cellar and Kitchens to organise three fantastic events for you to enjoy.
See Whats On Woodbridge for full information.
Sunday 18 September
Wedding Fair
11.00am - 3.00pm
Holiday Inn Ipswich Orwell
No appointment is necessary to come along and meet our team and local suppliers who will help to make your Wedding Day perfect. For further details please see: Wedding Fairs & Shows
Aldeburgh Food & Drink Festival, 25th & 26th September at Snape Maltings
A two day festival celebrating the finest produce that Suffolk has to offer! Over 90 food & drink stalls, two cookery demonstration stages, free activities and workshops for the kids plus much more. Free parking and free entry for under 15's. To find out more including ticket prices, click on the link above.
Sunday 18 September
Wedding Open Day - Stoke by Nayland Hotel, Golf & Spa
12.00-4.00pm
Stoke by Nayland Hotel, Golf & Spa, Keepers Lane, Stoke By Nayland, Dedham, Colchester, CO6 4PZ




Find out how you could win FREE room hire for your wedding by attending our Wedding Open Day.
See Stoke by Nayland Hotel, Golf & Spa for full information.
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What's On Suffolk  October 2016
Saturday 1 October
A Night with Soul Collective - Stoke by Nayland, Hotel, Golf & Spa
From 7.30pm
Stoke by Nayland Hotel, Golf & Spa, Keepers Lane, Stoke By Nayland, Dedham, Colchester, CO6 4PZ




Soul Collective return to SbN for another high-energy performance, faithfully reproducing the sounds of the golden eras of Soul, Motown and Disco.
See Stoke By Nayland Hotel, Golf & Spa for tickets.
Sunday 2 October
Gitano - Jairo Barrull Flamenco Company
7.30pm
The Apex, 1 Charter Square, Bury St Edmunds, IP33 3FD




Jairo Barrull Flamenco Company present ''Gitano'' with special guest Gema Moneo.

See Music Concerts in Suffolk for full information.
Saturday 8 October
Bardwell Tractor Run
Bardwell Dun Cow
See over 40 tractors travelling around the area (trailer rides available), with live music and entertainment throughout the day, a great day out for the whole family. See What's On in Bury St Edmunds for further details.
Saturday 8 October
Holistic & Wellbeing Fair
10.00am to 3.30pm
Loraine Victory Hall
For further information please visit:
Fetes, Fairs and Shows in Suffolk
Sunday 9 October
Wedding Fayre
11.00am-3.00pm
Belstead Brook Muthu Hotel, Ipswich
For further details please see: Wedding Fairs & Shows
Friday 14 October
Exclusive Bridal Fashion Show at Copdock Hall
6.45pm - 10.30pm
Copdock Hall, Church Lane, Copdock, Ipswich, IP8 3JZ
Shhh…
EXCLUSIVE bridal fashion show
Join us for an evening of fun & sophistication at this divine venue.
“This show is going to be something special! A great place to come with perhaps your bridesmaids or your mum for a fabulous fun evening”
See Wedding Fairs in Suffolk for full information.
Sunday 16 October
Northgate High School PTA Craft & Gift Fair
10.00am - 3.00pm
Northgate High School Arts Centre, Ipswich
For more details please visit: Fetes, Fairs and Shows in Suffolk
Sunday 16 October
The Suffolk Wedding Show
10:30am until 3:00pm
Wherstead Park, The Street, Wherstead
The largest show in the area with 75 exhibitors showing their products last year. For more information see: Wedding Fairs







FREE ENTRY
Email:info@suffolkevents.co.uk
Sunday 16 October
Elvis Tribute Night & Buffet
7.30pm until midnight

Andy Ottley is a UK based Elvis tribute artist & Elvis impersonator. His outstanding audience interaction ensures that everyone, young and old, are guaranteed a unique Elvis experience and he is sure to get the place rocking! For full information and details of all our events see Ufford Park Woodbridge



£19.95 per person, Tickets MUST be purchased in advance (includes a delicious 2 course hot & cold buffet).
Friday 21 October
Murder Mystery Night - Stoke by Nayland Hotel, Golf & Spa
From 7.00pm
Stoke by Nayland Hotel, Golf & Spa, Keepers Lane, Stoke By Nayland, Dedham, Colchester, CO6 4PZ




We’re hosting a live interactive Murder Mystery dinner theatre: 'Dinner with Grandm’ARGH!!!' Prepare yourself for a night of investigation and intrigue…and hilarity! Your night includes a delicious 3 course dinner.
See Stoke by Nayland Hotel, Golf & Spa for tickets.
Sunday 23 October
EADT Wedding Show at Bedford Lodge Hotel & Spa
10.30-3.30pm
Bedford Lodge Hotel & Spa, Newmarket
For further details please see: Wedding Fairs & Shows
Sunday 23 October
Bespoke Wedding Fayre
11.00am to 4.00pm
The Corton Inn
For further details please click: Wedding Fairs & Shows
Sunday 23 October
Final Fling
Long Shop Museum
Main Street, Leiston, Suffolk, IP16 4ES


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Engines in steam and lots more for our final major event of the season
See Long Shop Museum for full information.

Saturday 29 October
Leiston & Local Art Day
Long Shop Museum
Main Street, Leiston, Suffolk, IP16 4ES


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A Suffolk Arts weekend event.
See Long Shop Museum for full information.

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What's On Suffolk  November 2016
Saturday 5 November
NSPCC Goodies & Gifts Autumn Fair
10.00am to 3.00pm
Norton Village Hall, Norton
For more information please see: Fetes, Fairs and Shows in Suffolk
Sunday 6 November
Craft & Food Fair November 2016
10.00am to 4.00pm
Hadleigh Town Hall/Guildhall Complex, Market Place, Hadleigh, Suffolk, Hadleigh, IP7 5DN
There will be several stalls selling foods and various crafts throughout the Complex. Refreshments will be available in the Dining Room.
Ticket Price: Adults £1.00
Telephone 01473 823884 or e-mail admin@hadleightowncouncil.co.uk
Wednesday 9 November
THE Wedding Fayre...! Trinity Park
11.00am - 3.30pm
Trinity Park, Suffolk Showground, Felixstowe Road, Ipswich, Suffolk, IP3 8UH
One of the largest and most vibrant wedding fayres in Suffolk, now in its 12th year. Set at Trinity Park, this magnificent contemporary venue is set in 300 acres of lovely parkland. With a reputation of one of the very best established and quality fayres in the area.
See Wedding Fairs in Suffolk for full information.
Saturday 12 November
Party Like Its 1970! - Stoke by Nayland Hotel, Golf & Spa
From 7.30pm
Stoke by Nayland Hotel, Golf & Spa, Keepers Lane, Stoke By Nayland, Dedham, Colchester, CO6 4PZ




Party Like Its 1970! Come and re-live the era of peace, love and rock ‘n roll! Included in your ticket price is a 1-course buffet, live DJ and photobooth!

See Stoke by Nayland Hotel, Golf & Spa for tickets.
Saturday 19 November
we are handmade contemporary Christmas craft and design fair
10.00am-4.00pm
The Old School, Long Melford
For more details please visit: Christmas & New Year in Suffolk
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What's On Suffolk  December 2016
Saturday 3 December
Two Hoots Barn Wedding Open Day
11.00am-3.00pm
Two Hoots Barn, Sternfield
For further details please click: Wedding Fairs & Shows
Saturday 3 December
Leiston Christmas Fair
Long Shop Museum
Main Street, Leiston, Suffolk, IP16 4ES


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Santa and his elves and lots of stalls visit the Long Shop.
See Long Shop Museum for full information.

Tuesday 6 December
Taste of Sudbury Food and Drink Festival
10.00am-4.00pm
Market Hill, Sudbury, Suffolk
For more details please click: Suffolk Festivals
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What's On Suffolk  February 2017
Sunday 26 February
The Suffolk Wedding Show
10:30am until 3:00pm
Wherstead Park, The Street, Wherstead, IP9 2BJ



The largest show in the area with 75 exhibitors showing their products last year and over 300 couples registered.

For further information see: Wedding Fairs

FREE entry & FREE parking
Email: info@suffolkevents.co.uk Tel: 07834979862
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What's On Suffolk  March 2017
Sunday 12 March
EADT Wedding Show
10.30am until 3.30pm
Bedford Lodge Hotel & Spa, Bury Road, Newmarket, Suffolk, CB8 7BX
Over 45 exhibitors will be on hand to give advice and provide you with great ideas and inspiration for your special day in the beautiful surroundings of this magnificent Hotel & Spa.
FREE ENTRY
Email: Laura.newson@archant.co.uk, Tel: 01603 772 423



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