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What's On Suffolk  May 2015

Monday 25 May to Saturday 30 May
Woodbridge Drama Festival
7.30pm nightly
Seckford Theatre, Woodbridge
For further details please visit: Suffolk Festivals
Tuesday 26 May
Gastrognomes - children's cooking workshops
2.00pm-4.00pm
Sea Scout Hut, Woodbridge
For further details please see: Half Term Things to Do in Suffolk
Tuesday 26 May
Children's cooking workshop
10.00am-12.00pm
Sea Scout Hut, Woodbridge
For more details please visit: Half Term Things to Do in Suffolk


Tuesday 26 May to Friday 29 May
Half Term History Days at Kentwell Hall
Kentwell Hall, Long Melford
Come and explore life through the ages with six centuries to discover.
For details see: Kentwell Hall, Long Melford
Tuesday 26 May
Health walks
RSPB Minsmere, near Dunwich
Join our friendly guides on a gentle walk in some beautiful landscapes.

For more details see: RSPB Minsmere
Wednesday 27 May to Thursday 28 May
Locked Room Challenge
Afternoon
Kingpin Bowling Centre
Can you escape the locked room? 60mins and the clock is ticking. Find the clues, solve the riddles and escape the puzzle room.
Ticket Price: From £10 pp.
Email: info@puzzle-room.co.uk Website: Puzzle Room Tel: 07592 050583
Venue Address: Gloster Road, Martlesham, Suffolk. IP5 3RJ
Wednesday 27 May to Thursday 28 May
The Suffolk Show
Gates open 7.00am
Trinity Park, Ipswich
A fabulous day out for the whole family including 9 rings of entertainment and displays, 2500+ animals, 700+ tradestands, free sporting activities and so much more. For further details please see: What's On in Ipswich
Wednesday 27 May
Binocular and telescope open days
RSPB Minsmere, near Dunwich
Get practical and unbiased advice on choosing the right binoculars, telescopes and accessories.

For more details see: RSPB Minsmere
Thursday 28 May
Devils Dyke Morris Dancers
The Kirtling Red Lion




Sit and be entertained by the Devils Dyke Morris Dancers outside the picturesque Kirtling Red Lion, whilst enjoying your reduced price fish and chips.
Friday 29 May
Norwich Baroque
2.00pm
United Reform Church, Southwold
Jewels from the 17th century crown performed by East Anglia's renowned period instrument ensemble, Norwich Baroque, for further details please see: Southwold Concert Series
Friday 29 May
Music and stories from the Baha'i Faith
7.30 p.m.
Woodbridge Community Hall




Irish singer-songwriter, Luke Slott, sings and shares the inspiration behind his songs.
Admission free
powis.dfamilyj@btinternet.com
Venue Address: Station Road, Woodbridge, Suffolk. IP12 4AU
Friday 29 May
Constable & his Contemporaries
Ipswich Tourist Guides Association
Join us for a special afternoon tea walk to coincide with the 'Constable's Gardens' exhibition at Christchurch Mansion.
For more details see: Ipswich Tourist Guides Association
Saturday 30 May
Comedy theatre ''The Tramps''
7.30pm
The Centre (Next to the Church), Bury St Edmunds
A highly amusing play about the daily lives of a married couple, for more details please visit: What's On in Bury St Edmund's
Saturday 30 May
Peachy Keen Vintage Fair
11.00am - 4.00pm
St Peter’s By The Waterfront, Ipswich
For more details please visit: Fetes, Fairs and Shows in Suffolk
Saturday 30 May
Woodbridge Chamber Concerts - Vaughan Williams
7.30pm
St Mary’s Parish Church
For further details please visit: Concerts
Saturday 30 May to Sunday 31 May
Long Melford Antiques and Vintage Fair
9.30am-4.00pm
The Old School, Long Melford
For further details please see: Fetes, Fairs and Shows in Suffolk
Saturday 30 May
Extreme Sports Day
Newmarket Racecourses
To find out more please visit: Half Term Things to Do in Suffolk
Saturday 30 May
Charsfest 2015
2.00pm-11.00pm
The Alan Pedgrift Memorial Field
Fantastic fun for the whole family. Stalls, side shows, tug of war, evening disco and open mic session plus lots lots more. To find out more please visit: Suffolk Festivals


Saturday 30 May
Kenton Hall Estate Food Fair
10.00am - 4.00pm
The Food Hub at Kenton Hall Estate




A large Farmers Market, cookery workshops, demonstrations and more, for further details please see: Kenton Hall Estate
Saturday 30 May
Summer Fun Gift and Craft Fair
11.00am to 3.00pm
St John’s Church Hall, Ipswich
For further information please see: Fetes, Fairs and Shows in Suffolk
Saturday 30 May to Sunday 31 May
Binocular and telescope open days
RSPB Minsmere, near Dunwich
Get practical and unbiased advice on choosing the right binoculars, telescopes and accessories.

For more details see: RSPB Minsmere
Sunday 31 May
Yoxford Open Gardens Plus
11.00am-5.00pm, with barbecue at 6.00pm
Yoxford, Suffolk
Villagers open their much-loved private gardens to raise money for local charities. A variety of gardens used for a range of activities as well as for growing plants and vegetables. From highly managed to on the wild side, and of all shapes and sizes.
Evening barbecue features the highly popular Broadside Boys.
Tickets from Village Hall.
Ticket Prices: £3, children free
Contact: Helen Barrett Tel: 01728 668583 or 07762 900484 Email: h.barrett@bbk.ac.uk
Venue Address: Yoxford Village Hall, Old High Road, Yoxford, IP17 3HN
Sunday 31 May
NSPCC/Bury Abbey Rotary Club Classic and Vintage Car Show
11.00am to 3.30pm
Elveden Walled Garden
A Classic and Vintage Car Show in aid of the NSPCC and Bury Abbey Rotary Club, for more details please see: Fetes, Fairs and Shows in Suffolk
Sunday 31 May
Anneke Scott (natural horn) & Steven Devine (piano)
6pm
St Mary’s Church, Boxford
For more details please see: Concerts
Sunday 31 May
Once More For Bobby Premiere
7.30pm
The Corn Exchange, Ipswich
For further details please visit: What's On in Ipswich
Sunday 31 May
The London Taste
3.00pm (Ends at approximately 4.00pm)
St Micheal’s Church, Framlingham
For more details please visit: Concerts
Sunday 31 May
Kim Richey
7.30pm
St Peter’s by the Waterfront
Twice Grammy nominated, Nashville based Kim Richey will be performing at
St Peter's by the Waterfront
Sunday 31 May
East Anglian Dragon Boat Festival 2015
10.00am-5.30pm
Nicholas Everitt Park
A fabulous day is to be had by all as you watch over 40 crews battle it out in the Dragon Boat Race. There will also be plenty of bankside family entertainment including funfair activities, inflatables and children's rides and you can grab yourself a bite to eat and something to drink at the many food stalls and bar. For further details please see: Suffolk Festivals


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What's On Suffolk  June 2015
Wednesday 3 June
Bauchet Dinner
Tuddenham Mill




Enjoy a 4 course gourmet meal and Champagne at the Tuddenham Mill
Wednesday 3 June
Spanish Night
Lavenham Greyhound




Enjoy a delicious 3 course Spanish themed meal and a glass of Sangria, for further details and to take a look at the menu please click: Lavenham Greyhound
Wednesday 3 June
Binocular and telescope open days
RSPB Minsmere, near Dunwich
Get practical and unbiased advice on choosing the right binoculars, telescopes and accessories.

For more details see: RSPB Minsmere
Wednesday 3 June
Authors, Artists, Poets and Performers
Ipswich Tourist Guides Association
Evening Walk around Ipsiwch.
For more details see: Ipswich Tourist Guides Association
Friday 5 June
Jazz at the Movies
7.45pm
St Peter’s by the Waterfront, Ipswich
Former teacher of Sam Smith, Joanna Eden, plus the groovy sounds of the Chris Ingham Quartet present a "Jazz at the Movies" night at St Peter's by the Waterfront
Saturday 6 June to Sunday 7 June
Flavours Summer Food and Drink Festival
Henham Park, Southwold




If you love food, then come and join us for an action-packed line-up of events and attractions right across two days.

For more details see: Suffolk Festivals
Saturday 6 June to Sunday 7 June
Mid Suffolk Vintage Festival
Stonham Barns Leisure & Retail Village
It's the 1940's at Stonham Barns Leisure & Retail Village with live music, displays, shopping, dancing and so much more.
Saturday 6 June
The Woodbridge Vintage & Modern Market
9.30am-4.00pm
The Shire Hall and Market Hill, Woodbridge
For more details please click: What's On in Woodbridge
Saturday 6 June
Andrew Sterling - Revealing Music
7.30pm
Harkstead Church, Ipswich
An evening of a wide variety of music performed by pianist and composr Andrew Sterling. To find out more please visit: Concerts
Saturday 6 June to Saturday 13 June
Back To The Future
(2.30pm) & 7.30pm
St Augustine’s Church Hall
Songs, news and comedy inspired by the cult film. For further details please visit: Concerts
Saturday 6 June to Sunday 7 June
Suffolk Open Studios
Various Venues




Over 125 Suffolk artists will be opening their studios to the public over the weekends of June 2015 as part of the long-running Suffolk Open Studios initiative. Come and meet the artists, see how they work, learn how they produce their art and be inspired!
For more details see: Suffolk Open Studios
Saturday 6 June
Rhythm and Blues night
The Great Eastern Hotel, Brandon
Live music.
For details see: The Great Eastern Hotel, Brandon
Saturday 6 June
Binocular and telescope open days
RSPB Minsmere, near Dunwich
Get practical and unbiased advice on choosing the right binoculars, telescopes and accessories.

For more details see: RSPB Minsmere
Saturday 6 June to Sunday 7 June
Nightjars over the heath
RSPB Minsmere, near Dunwich
Join us for a leisurely late evening walk to Snape Warren to hear the mysterious churring of a nightjar at dusk, and maybe even see the bird. We will search for glow-worms too!

For more details see: RSPB Minsmere
Saturday 6 June to Sunday 7 June
Wool Weekend
Kentwell Hall, Long Melford
There will sheep shearing in the stableyard, a knit and a knatter in the tearoom and 21st Century and Tudor artisans demonstrating the wool story from fleece to jumper. More details can be found at Kentwell Hall, Long Melford
Sunday 7 June
Suffolk Open Farm Sunday
Various Farms




Open Farm Sunday is the farming industry's national open day managed by LEAF (Linking Environment And Farming). Hundreds of events ranging from farm walks through to full open days will take place.
See: Suffolk Open Farm Sunday to see which Farms are open.
Sunday 7 June
Brandon Carnival
11.00am-5.00pm
Market Hill, Brandon
Join us for Brandon's biggest event of the summer when the Brandon Carnival fills Market Hill with a huge variety of stalls and entertainment.

The carnival parade will start to make its way along London Road at 1pm.

Email: info@brandoncarnival.co.uk
Venue Address: Market Hill, Brandon, Ipswich, Suffolk. IP27 0AA
Sunday 7 June
Earth Magick Family Day
1.00pm to 4.00pm
Bellybones Wildflower Meadow




Magickal stories, flower fairy trail, spot the moth wildlife activity, plants, books, arts & crafts, bead jewellery making, face painting, homemade jams, gifts, cream teas, draw In aid Of EACH & much more.
Children are welcome to come dressed as Fairies or Elves to help with the Magick!

For more info visit events at Winterbone
Entry: Adults £2.50 U14 Free
Email: marie@winterbone.co.uk
Venue Address: Foxearth, Sudbury. Suffolk. CO10 7JZ
Sunday 7 June
Strutt Your Mutt Dog Day
8.00am - 5.00pm
Woodfarm Barn, Benacre




Come along and sniff out the fun at this tail-waggingly exciting day full of dog related activities, including a doggy fashion show, behaviour clinic, displays and competitions. To find out more please click: Doggy Days Out
Sunday 7 June
Open Gardens in aid of Red Cross
2.00pm to 5.00pm
Woolpit Village Gardens
Three delightful gardens within the historic centre of Woolpit villae. Bridges is a deceptivel large formal garden with a series of grden ''rooms'', including an Italiante room with a cypress avenue, walled potager with espalier fruit trees, ponds and a bog garden. Cambridge House has a mature walled garden in a picturesque setting with shrubs lawns and a herbaceous beds. Green Hill is an extensive family garden, covering more than 2 acres. Impressive yew hedge, herbaceous borders and water features. Teas and plant stall available
Entry: £5.00 per adult, children under 12 free.
Email: janedow@redcross 01284 727247
Venue Address: Woolpit Church Road, Woolpit, Suffolk. IP30 9DU
Sunday 7 June
Truly Vintage Wedding Fair
10.0am-4.00pm
Glemham Hall
Gather ideas for a vintage inspired Wedding at Glemham Hall
Sunday 7 June
Felsham Family Fun Day
2.00pm-5.00pm
Felsham Playing Field
An afternoon out for all the family.
Come and pet the farm animals, ride a donkey, show your dog in our fun dog show and try out some brand new things (like archery).
Enjoy watching the local majorettes perform and join in with the tug of war and classic children's races.
Whilst waiting for the magic show the children can have a go on the traditional village fete games and fairground roundabout. And for those who have surplus energy come and bounce on the bouncy castle!
Exhausted parents and carers can refresh themselves at the food hall; beer, wine and soft drinks to wash down burgers or curry. For the more refined relax with tea and cake or scones, jam & cream.
Free parking on site.

Free entry
Contact: Jo Tavernor Tel: 01449 737793
Venue Address: Lower Green, Felsham, Suffolk. IP30 0PP
Sunday 7 June
Binocular and telescope open days
RSPB Minsmere, near Dunwich
Get practical and unbiased advice on choosing the right binoculars, telescopes and accessories.

For more details see: RSPB Minsmere
Wednesday 10 June to Friday 12 June
Shakespeare in Suffolk
7.45pm
St Peter’s by the Waterfront, Ipswich
Black and White productions present the new play "Shakespeare in Suffolk" as part of the New Wolsley Open Season at St Peter's by the Waterfront
Wednesday 10 June
Binocular and telescope open days
RSPB Minsmere, near Dunwich
Get practical and unbiased advice on choosing the right binoculars, telescopes and accessories.

For more details see: RSPB Minsmere
Thursday 11 June
Wedding Open Evening
6.00pm-9.00pm
Belstead Brook Hotel, Ipswich
For further details please visit: Belstead Brook Hotel, Ipswich
Friday 12 June to Sunday 14 June
Alive and V-Dubbin 2015
Jimmy’s Farm, Ipswich


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An fantastic day out for all the family with entertainment good music and food. A Volkswagen festival run by Suffolk Bugrs VW club.
For more details see: Festivals in Suffolk
Friday 12 June to Saturday 13 June
The Rendlesham Show
Jubilee Park
For further details please see: Fetes, Fairs and Shows in Suffolk
Saturday 13 June to Sunday 14 June
Cavendish Open Gardens
11.00am - 5.00pm
Cavendish Village
Over 20 gardens open. Light lunches and teas available. Plants, books, cakes etc for sale. Proceeds to St Nicholas Hospice and Cavendish Community Council.
Entry: Adults £4.00 accompanied children free
Tel: 01787 282145 Email: judykemp39@gmail.com
Venue Address: Cavendish Village, Suffolk. CO10 8BB
Saturday 13 June
Steps to Awareness - An Informative & Interactive Event
10.00am - 4.00pm
Needham Market Community Centre
Inspirational workshops, hands on experiences, stalls, therapists and much more, for further details please see: What's On in Ipswich
Saturday 13 June
Lavenham Summer Craft & Lifestyle Market
10.00am-4.00pm
Lavenham Village Hall
Inside Lavenham Village Hall we will have a gorgeous array of the highest quality, handmade crafts all produced by some of East Anglia’s very best, contemporary crafts men and woman and outside the hall, on the grass lawns, you can watch some of these talented crafters at work as weavers, spinners, felt makers, ceramicists and ironworkers share their skills with you. We’ll have talks on lots of topics including beekeeping and complimentary planting and there will be screen printing workshops going on throughout the day.

Spend the day enjoying the surroundings and being inspired by the very best of our region’s crafters and when it’s time to take a break you can enjoy a light lunch, a slice of cake and a cup of coffee in our gorgeous Pop Up Tearoom or sit in the sun and treat yourself to an award winning local ice cream.

Entry and parking are completely free although there will be a small charge/donation if you would like to join the screen printing workshop or beekeeping talk.
Free
Contact Justine on 07704 627973 or email justine@suffolkmarketevents.co.uk Website: Suffolk Market Events
Venue Address: Church Street, Lavenham, Suffolk. CO10 9QT
Saturday 13 June
Friends of Saxmundham Primary School Summer Fete 2015
Starts at 1.00pm
Saxmundham Primary School
For further details please click: Fetes, Fairs and Shows in Suffolk
Saturday 13 June
Family Fun Day
1.30pm to 4.00pm
St Mary’s Church Hall, Ipswich
For further information please visit: What's On in Ipswich
Saturday 13 June
Magna Carta in Clare Medieval Fair
11.00am-5.00pm
Clare Castle Country Park
For more details please see: Fetes, Fairs and Shows in Suffolk
Saturday 13 June to Sunday 14 June
Sudbourne Church Flower Festival
10.00am
Sudbourne Church
For more details please visit: Suffolk Festivals
Saturday 13 June
The Royal Connection
7.00pm (pre-concert drinks from 6.30pm)
School Chapel
Enjoy the pure theatre of Handel's Coronation Anthems within the School Chapel, Ipswich, for more details please see: Concerts
Saturday 13 June
The Tramps (Comedy theatre)
7:30pm
Walsham-Le-Willows Memorial Village
A light and amusing play about married couple August and Josephine and a look at their daily lives trying to grasp the reality of their existence.
£8
Contact: Amy or Sam: 07923 530821 or 07415 770078
email: lesfanatics.presentimental@gmail.com
Venue Address: Walsham-Le-Willows Memorial Village Hall, The Street, Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk. IP31 3AA
Saturday 13 June to Sunday 14 June
Flowton Open Gardens and Flower Festival
Gardens 12.00pm - 5.00pm, Church 11.00am - 5.00pm
Flowton
For further details please see: Suffolk Festivals
Saturday 13 June
Festival Day in Woolpit
10am - 4pm
Woolpit
Part of the Woolpit Festival 2015 - Events for all the family in and around the village.
See more at: Woolpit Festival
Saturday 13 June to Sunday 14 June
Suffolk Open Studios
Various Venues




Over 125 Suffolk artists will be opening their studios to the public over the weekends of June 2015 as part of the long-running Suffolk Open Studios initiative. Come and meet the artists, see how they work, learn how they produce their art and be inspired!
For more details see: Suffolk Open Studios
Saturday 13 June to Sunday 14 June
Binocular and telescope open days
RSPB Minsmere, near Dunwich
Get practical and unbiased advice on choosing the right binoculars, telescopes and accessories.

For more details see: RSPB Minsmere
Saturday 13 June to Sunday 14 June
Nightjars over the heath
RSPB Minsmere, near Dunwich
Join us for a leisurely late evening walk to Snape Warren to hear the mysterious churring of a nightjar at dusk, and maybe even see the bird. We will search for glow-worms too!

For more details see: RSPB Minsmere
Saturday 13 June to Sunday 21 June
Tudor Kentwell 1588
Kentwell Hall, Long Melford
250 Tudors will be going about their everyday life at this the UK's largest Tudor Re-Creation. So come along and join in the 16th century experience at Kentwell Hall, Long Melford
Sunday 14 June
Taste of Sudbury Food & Drink Festival
11.00am - 6.00pm
Market Hill, Sudbury
To find out more please click: Suffolk Festivals
Sunday 14 June
Topcroft Country Day
11.00am - 5.00pm
Topcroft Sports field
An excellent day out for all the family, with dog agility, fun dog show, stalls, live music and a WW2 Warbird fly past. For further details please visit: Doggy Days Out
Sunday 14 June
SESCA's Have A Go Sailing
2.00pm until 4.00pm
St Edmundsbury Sailing & Canoeing Association, Lackford Lake
Prospective new members can take to the water with a free sailing taster session at St Edmundsbury Sailing & Canoeing Association
Sunday 14 June
The Stonham Dog Extravaganza
10.00am
Stonham Barns Leisure & Retail Village




A fun filled day packed with classes, trade stands, main arena displays, face painting and more, all in aid of Hearing Dogs For The Deaf. So pop a lead on your pampered pooch and head to Stonham Barns Leisure & Retail Village
Sunday 14 June
Midsummer Craft Fair
11.00am-3.00pm
The Erskine Centre
For more details please visit: Fetes, Fairs and Shows in Suffolk
Sunday 14 June
Halesworth Lions Carnival and Fair
12.00pm
Town Park, Halesworth
For further details please visit: Fetes, Fairs and Shows in Suffolk
Sunday 14 June
Leavenheath Open Garden & Magna Carta Scarecrow Day
11.00am to 5.00pm
Leavenheath Village Hall
Open Gardens and Magna Carta Scarecrow Trail in aid of The East Anglia's Children's Hospice and Leavenheath Scouts/Cubs & Beavers. Magna Carta Exhibition, Scarecrow Trail,Craft Fair, The Birkbeck Singers, Men of Straw Duo, Medieval Games, Medieval House grounds to visit. Refreshments all day.

Ticket Price: £4:00 Adults, Children under 14 Free
Venue Address: Leavenheath A134, Wrights Way, Suffolk. CO6 4NR
Sunday 14 June
Woodbridge Excelsior Band Summer Brass Concert
3.00pm - Doors open at 2.30pm
Woodbridge Community Hall
FREE Summer Brass Concert featuring Woodbridge Excelsior Band. Raffle and refreshments available during the interval. Come along and support your local brass band - you might just like what you hear!
Contact: Sara Norris - Band Secretary 01394 385749
Venue Address: Station Road, Woodbridge, Suffolk. IP12 4AU
Sunday 14 June
Ride for Life / Walk for Life
8.00am - 3.00pm
Mayday Field, Thetford Forest




Join us at the 22nd Ride for Life at a brand new location in Mayday, Thetford Forest. It's a great day out for all the family and throughout the day the green will be hosting stalls, live music and hot and cold refreshments will also be available.

We've got a variety of cycle and walking routes to choose from:
• 38 mile on-road bike ride • 16 mile on-road bike ride • 25 mile off-road bike ride • 10 mile off-road bike ride • 5 mile off-road bike ride

• 12 mile walk/jog • 6 mile walk/jog • 3 mile walk/jog

The 5 mile off-road cycle and 12 mile walk/jog are specific nook appeal routes and funds raised from these two events will go towards the nook appeal.
Prices: Cycling Adult £15.00 / Child £7.50 - Walking Adult £10.00 / Child £6.50
Contact: Anna Goode Tel: 01953 666767 Email: anna.goode@each.org.uk Website: Each
Venue Address: Mayday Field, Thetford Forest, Brandon, Suffolk, IP27 0SS
Sunday 14 June
Wedding Fayre & Sale
10.30am - 3.00pm
AFC Sudbury
For further details please click: Wedding Fairs & Shows
Sunday 14 June
Open Garden in aid of Red Cross
2.00pm to 5.00pm
Little Thurlow Hall
Six acres of landscaped gardens, canals, mature trees, woodland and lakeside walks. Mature herbaceous borders and shrubberies and an orchard.
Teas and plant stall available.
Entry: £4.00 per adult, children under 12 free
Email: janedow@redcross.org.uk Tel: 01284 727247
Venue Address: Pound Green, Thurlow, Haverhill, Suffolk. CB9 7H7
Sunday 14 June
Gippeswyk Singers Glemham Hall Picnic Concert
3.00pm to 5.00pm
Glemham Hall
For more details please see: Concerts

Wednesday 17 June
Jackson Live in Concert
7.30pm
The Apex, Bury St Edmunds
For further details please see: Concerts
Wednesday 17 June
Binocular and telescope open days
RSPB Minsmere, near Dunwich
Get practical and unbiased advice on choosing the right binoculars, telescopes and accessories.

For more details see: RSPB Minsmere
Friday 19 June
Popgun - Ultimate 80s Tribute Band
9.00pm Start
Prince of Wales
Popgun will be making their debut at this fantastic venue playing all your favourites from the 1980s
Free
For more information email info@popgun80sband.co.uk
Venue Address: Prince of Wales, New Street, Sudbury, Suffolk. CO10 1JB
Saturday 20 June
Pirates & Princesses Face Painting Party
12.00pm
South Kiosk, Felixstowe
All are welcome at this free event at the South Kiosk which you will find on the promenade at Felixstowe Beach.
Saturday 20 June
Drinkstone Open Gardens
12.30pm to 5.30pm
Drinkstone Village Hall and various gardens




14 diverse open gardens in rural surroundings. Get tickets at the Village hall on the day. Plus plant sales and refreshments and a chance to see Drinkstone's original wall hangings featured in the EADT Suffolk magazine.
Entry: £3.50 per adult, accompanied children under 16 free
Website: Drinkstone Village
Venue Address: Drinkstone Village Hall, Gedding Road, Drinkstone, Suffolk. IP30 9SZ
Saturday 20 June
Belonging(s)
3.00pm and 6.00pm
Jerwood DanceHouse
In this latest outdoor show from Tilted Productions you will see a combination of contemporary dance, physical theatre and a totally unique use of objects. To find out more please visit: What's On in Ipswich. On until 2nd July 2015.
Saturday 20 June
Claire Weston in Recital
7.00pm
St Michael’s Church
For further details please click: Concerts
Saturday 20 June
The Tramps (Comedy theatre)
7:30pm
The Cut
A look into the daily lives of married couple August and Josephine in this light and amusing play.
Ticket Price: £8
Contact: Amy or Sam: 07923 530821 or 07415 770078
Email: lesfanatics.presentimental@gmail.com
Venue Address: The Cut, Halesworth
Saturday 20 June to Sunday 21 June
Suffolk Open Studios
Various Venues




Over 125 Suffolk artists will be opening their studios to the public over the weekends of June 2015 as part of the long-running Suffolk Open Studios initiative. Come and meet the artists, see how they work, learn how they produce their art and be inspired!
For more details see: Suffolk Open Studios
Saturday 20 June to Sunday 21 June
Binocular and telescope open days
RSPB Minsmere, near Dunwich
Get practical and unbiased advice on choosing the right binoculars, telescopes and accessories.

For more details see: RSPB Minsmere
Saturday 20 June
Heart of Ipswich
Weekend Walk around Ipsiwch.
For more details see: Ipswich Tourist Guides Association
Saturday 20 June to Saturday 27 June
Nightjars over the heath
RSPB Minsmere, near Dunwich
Join us for a leisurely late evening walk to Snape Warren to hear the mysterious churring of a nightjar at dusk, and maybe even see the bird. We will search for glow-worms too!

For more details see: RSPB Minsmere
Saturday 20 June
The Great Annual Kersey Ball Run & Summer Fair
12.00pm-4.00pm
Kersey Church & School




Famous Ball Run, BBQ & Bar, Tea/Coffee & Cake, Craft Stalls, Bouncy Castle, Games & much more!
Set in one of Suffolk's most beautiful villages.
Free Entry, Come and join us for a great day!
Email: friendsofkerseyschool@gmail.com
Venue Address: Cherry Hill, Kersey, Suffolk. IP7 6EG
Sunday 21 June
Magic Ear Exhibition
12.30pm-4.30pm
Bawdsey Radar
With its unique interactive displays this exhibition tells the story of the "invention that changed the world" at Bawdsey Radar
Sunday 21 June
Popgun - Ultimate 80s Tribute Band
12pm Start
Isaacs On The Quay
Making their debut to this brilliant venue popgun will be starting Issacs all day music day off with a bang playing all your favourite hits from the 80s
Free
Website: Popgun
Venue Address: Isaacs on the Quay
Sunday 21 June
International SUNday
RSPB Minsmere, near Dunwich
Two local astronomy groups, LYRA and DASH, will be at the Discovery Centre to introduce you to our nearest star, the sun. You will be able to view the sun safely through special telescopes and solar glasses.

For more details see: RSPB Minsmere
Tuesday 23 June
Health walks
RSPB Minsmere, near Dunwich
Join our friendly guides on a gentle walk in some beautiful landscapes.

For more details see: RSPB Minsmere
Saturday 27 June
Kingfisher Sinfonietta Orchestral Concert
7.30pm
St Mary’s Church
For more details please see: Concerts
Saturday 27 June
Living The Green Life
10.00am to 4.00pm
Depden Farm Shop, Cafe & Training
A one day introduction to smallholding at the Depden Farm Shop Cafe & Training. A discount is available for 2 people who book together.
Saturday 27 June
How To Style Yourself Evening: A Fashion Show with a Difference
Doors open at 6.00pm
St Josephs Church Hall




Well, “How to Style Yourself Evening: A Fashion Show With a Difference” may just have the answer.
Come along to see how Liz from Elizabeth: Style and Image Coach transforms basic outfits into fabulous ones and with minimal cost, regardless of size or shape.
Wander around the various “stalls” displaying affordable accessories, services and objects that will enhance fabulous you.
Take part in the raffle to win fabulous prizes
“How to Style Yourself Evening” is hosted by FunDancing, with all profits going to Age UK Suffolk
£5.00 per ticket in advance
Contact: Janet Tel: 07506 350 455 Email: janet@fundancing.co.uk
Venue Address: Long Bessels, Hadleigh, Suffolk. IP7 5DB
Saturday 27 June
Ipswich Orchestral Society Summer Concert with Jennifer Pike (violin)
7.30pm
Ipswich Corn Exchange
For further details please visit: Concerts
Saturday 27 June
Long Melford Book Fair
10.00am-4.00pm
Memorial Hall
A Wide range of secondhand & collectable books will be on sale at this the longest running independent book fair in Suffolk. Home made refreshments available. Free parking.
Entry: Adults £1.00, under 15's free
Contact: Chris Missing 01245 361609 missingbooks@madasafish.com
Website: Missing Book Fairs
Venue Address: Memorial Hall, Long Melford, Suffolk. CO10 9LQ
Saturday 27 June
Mid-Summer Burlesque Ball
7.00pm for 7.45pm
Stoke By Nayland Hotel, Golf & Spa
Dig out your dancing shoes for this fabulous burlesque themed night. Sit back and watch the performers and listen to the live DJ as you enjoy your 3 course meal at The Stoke By Nayland Hotel, Golf & Spa
Saturday 27 June
Gippeswyk Singers
7.30pm
All Saints Church, Holbrook
For further details please visit: Concerts
Saturday 27 June
Melton Village Fete
11.00am - 3.00pm
Melton Playing Fields
A fantastic day out for the whole family including a variety of stalls, games, entertainment and music. To find out more please visit: Fetes, Fairs and Shows in Suffolk
Saturday 27 June to Tuesday 28 June
Magna Carter - The Great Charter
11.00am-5.00pm
Framlingham Castle
Why did King John get things so terribly wrong? Could the Magna Carta happen again? Discover the answers to these questions as you travel back in time to 1215 at Framlingham Castle
Saturday 27 June
Family Fun Day
11.00am-3.30pm
High Lodge, Darsham
For the price of £3pp (children under 3 free) you can choose two fun filled activities to have a go at, everything from archery to footgolf, clayshooting to a 4x4 experience. There will also be "Tricky Twister" the children's entertainer to keep the little ones amused, plus stalls, bouncy castle and BBQ. All proceeds will be donated to the EACH - East Anglian Children's Hospices.
Saturday 27 June to Sunday 28 June
Suffolk Open Studios
Various Venues




Over 125 Suffolk artists will be opening their studios to the public over the weekends of June 2015 as part of the long-running Suffolk Open Studios initiative. Come and meet the artists, see how they work, learn how they produce their art and be inspired!
For more details see: Suffolk Open Studios
Saturday 27 June
Rox off
The Great Eastern Hotel, Brandon
Live music.
For details see: The Great Eastern Hotel, Brandon
Saturday 27 June
Kyson Primary School Summer Fair
12.00pm-3.00pm
Kyson Primary School
For further details please click: Fetes, Fairs and Shows in Suffolk
Saturday 27 June
Country & Western themed Evening
7.30pm until 11.30pm
The Old Timber Barn
Live Music from a six piece band, Box Car Kelly and the Railroaders, the ticket price also includes a great Hog Roast. The Barn is very old and full of character which will give a brilliant atmosphere for this event. (Only ten minutes from Needham Market & Ipswich) The “Old Piggery” Pop Up Bar will be open serving Real Ales at very competitive prices (Wine and soft drinks will also be on sale) . Advance Tickets only, no on the night sales.

Ticket Prices: Adults £12.00 Under 16's £6.00
For tickets please call 01449 760343/07974 424374
Venue Address: Church Farm,Church Lane, Somersham, Ipswich, Suffolk. IP84PN
Sunday 28 June
Family Fun Day
11.00am-3.00pm
Bramford CEVC Primary school,
Fundraising event for Bramford pre school, come and see ELSA, welly throwing and fancy dress competitions, face painting, bbq, refreshments, bouncy castle, popcorn, candy floss, train rides, dancing demonstrations, fire, police, ambulance, craft corner, story time , pimms and Beer tent, ice creams, tombola,raffle, temp. tattoos, nail bar, weight of the cake, cake stall, and decorate your own cake, plus much more.
Free Entry
Venue Address: Duckamere, Bramford, Suffolk, IP8 4AH
Sunday 28 June
The Music of Time
3.00pm ends approximately at 4.00pm
St Michael`s Church




Music for musical clocks, mechanical organs and other time related apparatus
John Stafford Organ
Mozart, Haydn, SS Wesley, Beethoven, Vierne
Admission free, retiring collection
Venue Address: Church Street, Framlingham, Suffolk. IP13 9BH


Tuesday 30 June to Saturday 4 July
The Who's
7.30pm to 10.00pm
Beccles Public Hall
See the Broadway and West End hit "Tommy" at the Beccles Public Hall. For further details please see: Concerts
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What's On Suffolk  July 2015
Wednesday 1 July
Depden Members Family Open Garden Evening
6.30pm - 10.00pm
Depden Farm Shop, Cafe & Training
This event is only open to members, membership is free so to find out more please visit: Depden Farm Shop Cafe & Training
Wednesday 1 July
Ipswich and the Great War
Ipswich Tourist Guides Association
Evening Walk around Ipsiwch.
For more details see: Ipswich Tourist Guides Association


Friday 3 July to Sunday 5 July
Maverick Festival 2015
Easton Farm Park




With 5 stages both inside and out the Maverick Festival presents a wide array of musical talent from both home and abroad. For further details please see: Suffolk Festivals
Friday 3 July
An Evening of Cunning Stunts
8.00pm
The Manor Ballroom, Ipswich
Caberet, burlesque, comedic musicians and song make for a spectacular evening, to find out more please see: What's On in Ipswich
Saturday 4 July
Woodbridge Flower Show
1.00pm to 5.30pm
Community Hall
Annual Flower and Produce Show organised by Woodbridge Horticultural Society
Entry: £1
To enter contact Mrs Shirley Griffin, 41 Bredfield Road Woodbridge IP12 1JA Telephone 01394 380847
Venue Address: Community Hall, Station Road, Woodbridge, Suffolk. IP12 4AU
Saturday 4 July
Saxon Day with Ealdfaeder
12.00pm to 4.00pm
Laxfield Churchyard




Experienced re-enactors, Ealdfaeder, will share their expert knowledge by demonstrating various aspects of Anglo Saxons' way of life. Fun for all the family.
Free admission
www.laxfieldmuseum.org.uk www.ealdfaeder.org
Venue Address: All Saints' Church, The Street, Laxfield, Suffolk. IP13 8DU
Saturday 4 July
Nightjars over the heath
RSPB Minsmere, near Dunwich
Join us for a leisurely late evening walk to Snape Warren to hear the mysterious churring of a nightjar at dusk, and maybe even see the bird. We will search for glow-worms too!

For more details see: RSPB Minsmere
Sunday 5 July
Suffolk Fire Ride
Eye Fire Station




The Suffolk Fire Ride is a brand new event based on the previously held ''Vive le Tour'' event in Suffolk. We're hoping to make the event bigger and better this year and would love you to be part of it!

Hosted by Eye Fire Station, it offers three distances of 30, 60 and 100 miles.

Starting at Eye Fire Station, the Suffolk Fire Ride is a friendly cycle sportif suitable for all levels of riders. Free all day parking has been made available for all participants at two local locations.

For further details please visit the website: Fire Fighters Charity

£15 to enter
Contact: Laura Harden Email: lharden@firefighterscharity.org.uk Tel: 07798 725560
Venue Address: Lambseth Road, Eye, Suffolk. IP23 7AQ
Sunday 5 July
Summer Fete
2.00pm until 4.00pm
Carlton Hall residential home
For more details please visit: Fetes, Fairs and Shows in Suffolk
Sunday 5 July
Make A Difference
7.00pm
Woodbridge Community Centre
The Suffolk Singers are fundraising for the Teenage Cancer Trust so come along and support them at what is set to be a fantastic concert. For further details please visit: Concerts
Wednesday 8 July
Tattersalls Full Day Tour
9.00am-4.00pm
Tattersalls
Start your day with a tour of the Newmarket Gallops followed by a a visit to either the National Horseracing Museum or National Stud where you can enjoy a spot of lunch before your behind the scenes tour of Tattersalls. For further details please see: Discover Newmarket
Saturday 11 July to Sunday 12 July
Military Heritage Weekend
11am to 5pm both days
Suffolk Aviation Heritage Museum
For more details please visit: Suffolk Aviation Heritage Museum
Saturday 11 July
Summertime 1940s Dance Evening
7.00pm to 11.00pm
Suffolk Aviation Heritage Museum
For more details please see: Suffolk Aviation Heritage Museum
Saturday 11 July
Benhall Open Gardens
1.00pm - 6.00pm
Benhall Green
For further details please click: National Gardens Scheme

Saturday 11 July
Coach trip to Southwold & the Electric Picture Palace
10.am to 7.30 pm
Bury St Edmunds bus station
For more details please see: What's On in Bury St Edmunds
Saturday 11 July
Dynamix disco
The Great Eastern Hotel, Brandon
Great Music.
For details see: The Great Eastern Hotel, Brandon
Saturday 11 July
Showstoppers!
7.30pm
Framlingham College Theatre
All your favourite hits from opera and the shows, for further details please visit: Concerts
Thursday 16 July to Sunday 19 July
Latitude Festival 2015
Henham Park, Southwold




Now in it's 10th year, this fantastic festival has something for everyone, from Music to Arts, Comedy and Literature and much more.
For full details see: Latitude Festival
Find all about Dog Friendly Suffolk here
Saturday 18 July
we are handmade contemporary Summer craft and design fair
10.00am - 4.00pm
The Old School, Long Melford
For more details please see: Fetes, Fairs and Shows in Suffolk
Saturday 18 July
Andre Rieu 2015 Maastricht Concert
7.30pm
Leiston Film Theatre
Via satellite, Andre Rieu in concert at the city Square in the Netherlands. For further details please see: Concerts
Saturday 18 July
Nightjars over the heath
RSPB Minsmere, near Dunwich
Join us for a leisurely late evening walk to Snape Warren to hear the mysterious churring of a nightjar at dusk, and maybe even see the bird. We will search for glow-worms too!

For more details see: RSPB Minsmere
Sunday 19 July
SESCA's Have A Go Sailing
2.00pm-4.00pm
St Edmundsbury Sailing & Canoeing Association, Lackford Lake
Free sailing taster sessions with St Edmundsbury Sailing & Canoeing Association
Sunday 19 July
Magic Ear Exhibition
12.30pm-4.30pm
Bawdsey Radar
See the "invention that changed the world" at Bawdsey Radar
Sunday 19 July
Woodbridge Book Fair
10.00am to 4.00pm
Woodbridge Community Hall, Station Road
Please see: What's On in Woodbridge for further details.
Sunday 19 July
Summer Fair
10.00am - 3.00pm
Beach Farm Holiday Park
For further details of this fantastically fun day out for the whole family please visit: Summer Holiday Activities In Suffolk

Thursday 23 July
Bird ringing demonstrations
RSPB Minsmere, near Dunwich
Join us for Waveney Bird Club’s ringing demonstrations which are not to be missed and experience close encounters with the Minsmere birds.

For more details see: RSPB Minsmere
Saturday 25 July
Paperwork! The Physical Musical
Performances at 4.00pm and 7.30pm
Jerwood DanceHouse
See Timothy's working week be literally turned upside down and inside out in this fun and exciting musical for all the family, to discover more please click: Summer Holiday Activities In Suffolk
Saturday 25 July to Sunday 26 July
Binocular and telescope open days
RSPB Minsmere, near Dunwich
Get practical and unbiased advice on choosing the right binoculars, telescopes and accessories.

For more details see: RSPB Minsmere
Sunday 26 July
It's a Bury Knockout and Summer Fete
12.00pm-4.00pm
Hardwick Heath
For further details please see: Summer Holiday Activities in Suffolk
Sunday 26 July
Waterfront Wander
Weekend Walk around Ipsiwch.
For more details see: Ipswich Tourist Guides Association
Sunday 26 July
Nightjars over the heath
RSPB Minsmere, near Dunwich
Join us for a leisurely late evening walk to Snape Warren to hear the mysterious churring of a nightjar at dusk, and maybe even see the bird. We will search for glow-worms too!

For more details see: RSPB Minsmere
Monday 27 July to Friday 31 July
Heroes & Villains, Magna Carta
11.00am-5.00pm
Framlingham Castle
For further details please see: Framlingham Castle
Monday 27 July
Pond dipping
RSPB Minsmere, near Dunwich
Join us as we dip our nets in the Minsmere pond to search for what other life is present.

For more details see: RSPB Minsmere
Tuesday 28 July
Owl pellet dissection
RSPB Minsmere, near Dunwich
Join us to dissect barn owl pellets collected by the Suffolk Community Barn Owl project and discover what small creatures they have been hunting and feeding upon.

For more details see: RSPB Minsmere
Tuesday 28 July
Health walks
RSPB Minsmere, near Dunwich
Join our friendly guides on a gentle walk in some beautiful landscapes.

For more details see: RSPB Minsmere
Tuesday 28 July
Nightjars over the heath
RSPB Minsmere, near Dunwich
Join us for a leisurely late evening walk to Snape Warren to hear the mysterious churring of a nightjar at dusk, and maybe even see the bird. We will search for glow-worms too!

For more details see: RSPB Minsmere
Wednesday 29 July
Family nature walks and crafts
RSPB Minsmere, near Dunwich
Join us for a 45 minute adventure looking at seasonal wildlife. Discover more about plants, minibeasts, who made those footprints and who’s been nibbling the leaves and nuts.

For more details see: RSPB Minsmere
Wednesday 29 July
Stories of the Signs
Ipswich Tourist Guides Association
Evening Walk around Ipsiwch.
For more details see: Ipswich Tourist Guides Association
Thursday 30 July
Bird ringing demonstrations
RSPB Minsmere, near Dunwich
Join us for Waveney Bird Club’s ringing demonstrations which are not to be missed and experience close encounters with the Minsmere birds.

For more details see: RSPB Minsmere
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What's On Suffolk  August 2015
Saturday 1 August to Sunday 2 August
See the Spoonbills
RSPB Havergate Island
With their spoon-shaped beaks, shaggy crests and long legs, spoonbills are among the most unusual of British birds. The fact that they are scarce visitors makes seeing them even more special, and Havergate is the best place to spot these impressive birds.

For more details see: RSPB Minsmere
Saturday 1 August to Sunday 2 August
1915: The Hall at War
11.00am-5.00pm
Kentwell Hall, Long Melford
Visit Kentwell Hall, Long Melford to discover what life would have been like one year on into the Great War. The House, Gardens and Farm will also be open.
Saturday 1 August
Bacton Fayre & Flower Show
12.00pm
Meadow opposite Bacton Manor House
For further details please see: Summer Holiday Activities In Suffolk
Saturday 1 August
Gilbert & Sullivan's 'The Gondoliers'
Kentwell Hall, Long Melford
Open Air Performance, performed on the Cedar Lawn against the beautiful theatrical backdrop of Kentwell Hall.
For more details see: Kentwell Hall, Long Melford
Sunday 2 August
Festival of Classic & Sports Cars
10.00am-5.00pm
Helmingham Hall Gardens
An impressive display of over 700 cars will be on view in the stunning grounds of Helmingham Hall Gardens
Sunday 2 August
Waterfront Wander
Weekend Walk around Ipsiwch.
For more details see: Ipswich Tourist Guides Association
Monday 3 August
Pond dipping
RSPB Minsmere, near Dunwich
Join us as we dip our nets in the Minsmere pond to search for what other life is present.

For more details see: RSPB Minsmere
Tuesday 4 August
Owl pellet dissection
RSPB Minsmere, near Dunwich
Join us to dissect barn owl pellets collected by the Suffolk Community Barn Owl project and discover what small creatures they have been hunting and feeding upon.

For more details see: RSPB Minsmere
Wednesday 5 August
Family nature walks and crafts
RSPB Minsmere, near Dunwich
Join us for a 45 minute adventure looking at seasonal wildlife. Discover more about plants, minibeasts, who made those footprints and who’s been nibbling the leaves and nuts.

For more details see: RSPB Minsmere
Thursday 6 August
Bird ringing demonstrations
RSPB Minsmere, near Dunwich
Join us for Waveney Bird Club’s ringing demonstrations which are not to be missed and experience close encounters with the Minsmere birds.

For more details see: RSPB Minsmere
Friday 7 August to Sunday 9 August
Twelfth Night
Kentwell Hall, Long Melford
Open Air Performance, performed on the Cedar Lawn against the beautiful theatrical backdrop of Kentwell Hall.
For more details see: Kentwell Hall, Long Melford
Saturday 8 August to Sunday 9 August
Big Wild Sleep Out on Havergate
RSPB Havergate Island
Enjoy a wild camping experience like no other as part of the RSPB Big Wild Sleep Out. After a boat trip to Havergate Island, you’ll camp on the island, surrounded by nature.

For more details see: RSPB Minsmere
Saturday 8 August
Long Melford Book Fair
10.00am to 4.00pm
Memorial Hall
A wide range of secondhand & collectable books for sale.

For more details see: Summer Holiday in Suffolk
Sunday 9 August
Much Ado About Nothing
Kentwell Hall, Long Melford
Open Air Performance, performed on the Cedar Lawn against the beautiful theatrical backdrop of Kentwell Hall.
For more details see: Kentwell Hall, Long Melford
Sunday 9 August
Suffolk Coast charity bike ride
Glemham Hall





Join us for a beautiful summer‘s day cycling in the tranquil Suffolk countryside to raise money for Action for Children. Starting and finishing at the elegant Elizabethan mansion of Glemham Hall, there’s a choice of three routes of 35, 60 and 100 miles.

For more details and to sign up online, visit: http://www.bike-events.com/suffolkcoast
£19.00 advanced entry
Monday 10 August
Pond dipping
RSPB Minsmere, near Dunwich
Join us as we dip our nets in the Minsmere pond to search for what other life is present.

For more details see: RSPB Minsmere

Tuesday 11 August
Owl pellet dissection
RSPB Minsmere, near Dunwich
Join us to dissect barn owl pellets collected by the Suffolk Community Barn Owl project and discover what small creatures they have been hunting and feeding upon.

For more details see: RSPB Minsmere
Wednesday 12 August
Family nature walks and crafts
RSPB Minsmere, near Dunwich
Join us for a 45 minute adventure looking at seasonal wildlife. Discover more about plants, minibeasts, who made those footprints and who’s been nibbling the leaves and nuts.

For more details see: RSPB Minsmere
Thursday 13 August
Bird ringing demonstrations
RSPB Minsmere, near Dunwich
Join us for Waveney Bird Club’s ringing demonstrations which are not to be missed and experience close encounters with the Minsmere birds.

For more details see: RSPB Minsmere
Saturday 15 August to Monday 17 August
Havergate Adventure
RSPB Havergate Island
Organised by the RSPB Woodbridge local group for the 27th year, boats will run regularly allowing visitors to see this unique island and enjoy specially arranged guided walks.

For more details see: RSPB Minsmere
Saturday 15 August to Sunday 16 August
Binocular and telescope open days
RSPB Minsmere, near Dunwich
Get practical and unbiased advice on choosing the right binoculars, telescopes and accessories.

For more details see: RSPB Minsmere
Sunday 16 August
SESCA's Have A Go Sailing
2.00pm until 4.00pm
St Edmundsbury Sailing & Canoeing Association, Lackford Lake
St Edmundsbury Sailing & Canoeing Association are offering free sailing taster sessions at Lackford Lakes for all prospective members.
Monday 17 August
Pond dipping
RSPB Minsmere, near Dunwich
Join us as we dip our nets in the Minsmere pond to search for what other life is present.

For more details see: RSPB Minsmere
Monday 17 August to Friday 21 August
Knight Time
11.00am-5.00pm
Become a Knight for the day at Framlingham Castle
Tuesday 18 August
Owl pellet dissection
RSPB Minsmere, near Dunwich
Join us to dissect barn owl pellets collected by the Suffolk Community Barn Owl project and discover what small creatures they have been hunting and feeding upon.

For more details see: RSPB Minsmere
Wednesday 19 August
Family nature walks and crafts
RSPB Minsmere, near Dunwich
Join us for a 45 minute adventure looking at seasonal wildlife. Discover more about plants, minibeasts, who made those footprints and who’s been nibbling the leaves and nuts.

For more details see: RSPB Minsmere
Thursday 20 August
Bird ringing demonstrations
RSPB Minsmere, near Dunwich
Join us for Waveney Bird Club’s ringing demonstrations which are not to be missed and experience close encounters with the Minsmere birds.

For more details see: RSPB Minsmere
Thursday 20 August
A Taste of Ale
Ipswich Tourist Guides Association
Evening Walk around Ipsiwch.
For more details see: Ipswich Tourist Guides Association
Friday 21 August to Sunday 23 August
FolkEast at Glemham Hall
Glemham Hall


FolkEast Festival 2015


FolkEast offers the very best in folk, roots and acoustic music in the stately grounds of Glemham Hall.
See more at: FolkEast at Glemham Hall
Saturday 22 August to Sunday 23 August
Ipswich Cycling Weekend and Crafted Classique 2015
Ipswich Waterfront
Whether you’re a regular on the sportive scene, looking to take on your first cycling challenge, or just want a day out with the family, Ipswich Cycling Weekend 2015, powered by Crafted, has something for everyone.
For more information see: Summer Holiday Things to Do in Suffolk
Monday 24 August
Pond dipping
RSPB Minsmere, near Dunwich
Join us as we dip our nets in the Minsmere pond to search for what other life is present.

For more details see: RSPB Minsmere
Monday 24 August to Friday 28 August
Awesome Archaeology
11.00am-5.00pm
Framlingham Castle
Become a daring archaeologist for the day as you discover hidden treasures at
Framlingham Castle
Tuesday 25 August
Owl pellet dissection
RSPB Minsmere, near Dunwich
Join us to dissect barn owl pellets collected by the Suffolk Community Barn Owl project and discover what small creatures they have been hunting and feeding upon.

For more details see: RSPB Minsmere
Tuesday 25 August
Health walks
RSPB Minsmere, near Dunwich
Join our friendly guides on a gentle walk in some beautiful landscapes.

For more details see: RSPB Minsmere
Wednesday 26 August
Family nature walks and crafts
RSPB Minsmere, near Dunwich
Join us for a 45 minute adventure looking at seasonal wildlife. Discover more about plants, minibeasts, who made those footprints and who’s been nibbling the leaves and nuts.

For more details see: RSPB Minsmere
Thursday 27 August
Bird ringing demonstrations
RSPB Minsmere, near Dunwich
Join us for Waveney Bird Club’s ringing demonstrations which are not to be missed and experience close encounters with the Minsmere birds.

For more details see: RSPB Minsmere
Homegrown Music Festival

Friday 28th August to Sunday 30th August

Homegrown Music Festival

Fun and exciting Family Music Festival. Click on the link above for more information.




Saturday 29 August
Dynamix disco
The Great Eastern Hotel, Brandon
Great Music.
For details see: The Great Eastern Hotel, Brandon
Sunday 30 August to Monday 31 August
Magic Ear Exhibition
12.30pm-4.30pm
Bawdsey Radar
The interactive displays at this unique exhibition tell the story of the "invention that changed the world". For further details please see: Bawdsey Radar
Sunday 30 August
Beccles Antiques Street Market
8.00am - 4.30pm
Beccles Town Centre
For further details please see: Summer Holiday Activities In Suffolk
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What's On Suffolk  September 2015
Wednesday 2 September
Bird ringing demonstrations
RSPB Minsmere, near Dunwich
Join us for Waveney Bird Club’s ringing demonstrations which are not to be missed and experience close encounters with the Minsmere birds.

For more details see: RSPB Minsmere
Friday 4 September
Wine & Cheese Tasting Event
7.00pm-8.30pm
Depden Farm Shop, Cafe & Training
To find out more please click: Depden Farm Shop Cafe & Training
Friday 4 September to Sunday 6 September
Maui Waui Festival 2015
Peakhill Farm, Theberton
Bands from all over the World will be performing at this fantastically fun and family friendly Festival. There will be everything from 1920's music to storytellers to entertain the children plus a full circus, stalls bar and food. To find out more please visit: Suffolk Festivals
Saturday 5 September
Willow & Hurdle Making
10.00am-4.00pm
Depden Farm Shop, Cafe & Training
A very popular one day course in willow and hurdle making, including all materials required plus lunch at The Depden Farm Shop, Cafe & Training
Saturday 5 September to Sunday 6 September
Island of avocets
RSPB Havergate Island
The time to see avocets on Havergate is now during the autumn, when up to 1000 of these elegant black-and-white wading birds may be present.

For more details see: RSPB Minsmere
Friday 11 September
80's Disco
7.30pm-12.30pm
Ufford Park Woodbridge Hotel, Golf & Spa, Woodbridge
Boogie on down to all your favourite 80's hits at the Ufford Park Woodbridge Hotel, Golf & Spa
Saturday 12 September to Sunday 13 September
Magic Ear Exhibition, Free admission - Heritage Weekend
12.30pm-4.30pm
Bawdsey Radar
Find out more about the "invention that changed the world" at the Bawdsey Radar Station.
Saturday 12 September
Long Melford Book Fair
10 to 4
Memorial Hall
The longest running independent book fair in Suffolk. With up to 25 exhibitors selling an extensive range of secondhand & collectable books. A wide range of subjects will be available, everything from aviation to childrens annuals. Home made refreshments available. Free parking.
Entry: Adults £1.00, under 15's free
Contact: Chris Missing 01245 361609 Email: missingbooks@madasafish.com
Website: Missing Book Fairs
Venue Address: Memorial Hall, Long Melford, Suffolk. CO10 9LQ
Sunday 13 September
Plant Heritage Autumn Plant Fair
10am to 4pm
Helmingham Hall Gardens
There will be plants to suit every taste at Helmingham Hall Gardens. Free Narcissus to the first 800 visitors to claim them.
Tuesday 15 September
NSPCC Ladies Who Lunch Meeting
12.00pm
Ravenwood Hall Pavilion, Ravenwood Hall Hotel,
A fundraising lunch in aid of the NSPCC, all are welcome to attend. Please visit:
What's On in Bury St Edmund's to find out more.
Saturday 19 September
Foolish rock band
The Great Eastern Hotel, Brandon
Live Music.
For details see: The Great Eastern Hotel, Brandon
Saturday 19 September
Foolish rock band
The Great Eastern Hotel, Brandon
Live Music.
For details see: The Great Eastern Hotel, Brandon
Sunday 20 September
SESCA's Have A Go Sailing
2.00pm until 4.00pm
St Edmundsbury Sailing & Canoeing Association, Lackford Lake
Prospective members can enjoy a free sailing taster session at Lackford Lakes with St Edmundsbury Sailing & Canoeing Association
Sunday 20 September
The Apex Wedding Fair
11.00am - 3.00pm
The Apex
For further details please visit: Wedding Fairs & Shows
Sunday 20 September
Wedding fair
11.00am - 3.00pm
Holiday Inn, Ipswich Orwell
For more details please see: Wedding Fairs & Shows
Sunday 20 September
EADT Wedding Show at Bedford Lodge Hotel
10.30am - 3.30pm
Bedford Lodge Hotel
For further details please visit: Wedding Fairs & Shows
Friday 25 September to Sunday 27 September
Retro Dub Suffolk VW Festival
Stonham Barns Mid Suffolk Showground
For further information please see: Suffolk Festivals
Saturday 26 September
Small Scale Shepherd
10.00am-4.00pm
Depden Farm Shop, Cafe & Training
A once day introduction into sheep keeping at The Depden Farm Shop, Cafe & Training
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What's On Suffolk  October 2015
Friday 2 October
George Michael Tribute
Ufford Park Woodbridge Hotel, Golf & Spa, Woodbridge
For further details please visit: Ufford Park Woodbridge Hotel, Golf & Spa
Sunday 4 October
Apple Day
10.00am-4.00pm
Depden Farm Shop, Cafe & Training
Apple tasting, longest peel competition and press your own apples into juice at
The Depden Farm Shop, Cafe & Training. All are welcome at this free event.
Sunday 4 October
The Theatre Royal Bury St Edmunds Wedding Fair
10.00am-4.00pm
The Theatre Royal
For further details please see: Theatre Royal

Monday 5 October
Fynn Valley Wedding Fayre
Fynn Valley Golf Club, Ipswich
For further details please see: Wedding Fairs & Shows
Saturday 17 October to Sunday 18 October
Construction using Wattle & Daub
10.00am-3.30pm
Depden Farm Shop, Cafe & Training
Book your place now on this 2 day workshop led by Green Woodworker and Thatcher, Richard King at Depden Farm Shop, Cafe & Training
Saturday 17 October
Lucky number 7
The Great Eastern Hotel, Brandon
Live Music.
For details see: The Great Eastern Hotel, Brandon
Sunday 18 October
EDP Wedding Show Ivy House
10.30am - 3.30pm
Ivy House Country Hotel
For further details please see: Wedding Fairs & Shows
Saturday 24 October to Sunday 25 October
The Lowestoft Model Engineering and Model Making Exhibition
10.00am - 5.00pm
Ormiston Denes Academy




A family exhibition in the new Pakefield High School covering a diverse display of all types of Modelling including trains, traction engines, boats, helicopters, aircraft, cars, trucks, automaton and clocks. Something for everyone.

Adults £4, Concessions £3
Email: rackham147@btinternet.com
Venue Address: Ormiston Denes Academy, Yarmouth Road, Lowestoft, NR32 4AH.
Friday 30 October to Saturday 31 October
Horrible Histories for Families
Ipswich Tourist Guides Association
Walk around Ipsiwch.
For more details see: Ipswich Tourist Guides Association
Saturday 31 October to Sunday 1 November
Suffolk Long Straw Thatching Workshop
10.00am-3.30pm
Depden Farm Shop, Cafe & Training
Try your hand at long straw thatching at this 2 day workshop led by Richard King, Green Woodworker and Thatcher at Depden Farm Shop, Cafe & Training
Saturday 31 October
Halloween fancy dress disco
The Great Eastern Hotel, Brandon
Halloween Disco.
For details see: The Great Eastern Hotel, Brandon
Saturday 31 October
Halloween fancy dress disco
The Great Eastern Hotel, Brandon
Halloween Disco.
For details see: The Great Eastern Hotel, Brandon
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What's On Suffolk  November 2015
Saturday 7 November
Murder Mystery Dinner
Belstead Brook Hotel, Ipswich
A three course dinner at the Belstead Brook Hotel, Ipswich will be followed by a "Murder Mystery" performance.
Saturday 21 November
we are handmade contemporary Christmas craft & design fair
10.00am - 4.00pm
The Old School, Long Melford
For further information please see: Fetes, Fairs and Shows in Suffolk
Saturday 21 November
Top Of The Pops
Belstead Brook Hotel, Ipswich
Music from the 60's right up the noughties with a 2 course dinner and disco at Belstead Brook Hotel, Ipswich
Saturday 28 November
Rox Off
The Great Eastern Hotel, Brandon
Live Music
For details see: The Great Eastern Hotel, Brandon
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What's On Suffolk  December 2015
Saturday 5 December
Lucky Number 7
The Great Eastern Hotel, Brandon
Live Music
For details see: The Great Eastern Hotel, Brandon
Saturday 5 December
Lucky Number 7
The Great Eastern Hotel, Brandon
Live Music
For details see: The Great Eastern Hotel, Brandon
Tuesday 8 December
NSPCC Ladies Who Lunch Meeting
12.00pm
Ravenwood Hall Pavilion, Ravenwood Hall Hotel,
All are welcome to attend this fundraising lunch for the NSPCC, for more details please see: What's On in Bury St Edmund's
Saturday 12 December
Long Melford Book Fair
10.00am-4.00pm
Memorial Hall
A Wide range of secondhand & collectable books will be on offer from up to 25 exhibitors. Subjects available include local history, aviation, childrens annuals, natural history, architecture, crime fiction plus much much more. Home made refreshments will be available throughout the day. Free parking also available.
Entry: Adults £1.00, under 15's free
Contact: Chris Missing 01245 361609 Email: missingbooks@madasafish.com
Website address: Missing Book Fairs
Venue Address: Memorial Hall, Long Melford, Suffolk. CO10 9LQ
Saturday 12 December
Christmas Disco Party
The Great Eastern Hotel, Brandon
Christmas Disco.
For details see: The Great Eastern Hotel, Brandon
Wednesday 30 December
Christmas Walk
Ipswich Tourist Guides Association
Walk around Ipsiwch.
For more details see: Ipswich Tourist Guides Association
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