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What's On in Ipswich  October 2016
Sunday 2 October
The Wedding Fayre, The Venue at Kersey Mill
11.00am - 3.30pm
The Venue at Kersey Mill, Stone Street, Kersey , Ipswich, Suffolk , IP7 6DP
A beautiful wedding venue located in 17 acres of very pretty grounds. This lovely backdrop is the host to 30 plus expert wedding suppliers to give you lots of ideas and inspiration.

See Wedding Fairs in Suffolk for full event information.
See Kersey Mill Ipswich for venue details.

Ipswich Tourist Guide Association
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Ipswich Tourist Guides provide a range of guided walks for the public around the town throughout the year.
Click on link above to see our full timetable.

Monday 3 October
Legends on the Town with Mick Stockwell and Jermaine Wright
7.30pm
Dove Street Inn, 76 St Helens St, Ipswich, IP4 2LA
An evening with Mick Stockwell and Jermaine Wright in aid of the ITFC Academy. The evening will include a Q&A, fun quiz, raffle and auction.
Tickets: £5.00
Contact: Elizabeth Edwards, Ipswich Town Supporters Club
Email: officialitsc@btinternet.com
Tel: 07968 876504

Wednesday 5 October
Hadleigh Salsa Launch Party
7.30pm-9.00pm (sign up from 7.00pm)
Community Room Hadleigh Pool and Leisure, Stonehouse Road, Hadleigh, IP7 5BH
Want to be a wiz on the dance floor? Join our fun and relaxed classes each and every week. No partner or expericence necessary. Classes for all levels. This is not Salsasize, you will learn to dance with confidence and style. Due to the buzz that is developing for this event our first class is now a launch Party!

Learn and develop skills that will rival #StrictlyComeDancing, start your Salsa adventure here and fall in love this fabulous way to dance. Dress to kill, (Ladies - dance shoes or pumps only no spike heels please). Meeting up around 7.00pm in reception for signing up, we will start the evening with a warm up, split the groups into levels and run two 20 min classes, followed by the latest in Salsa music and some great old favourites. Just come along and join in (No alcohol please).

Tickets, £5 in advance - £6 at the door
Text SALSA to 07961 963525 for more information.

Wednesday 5 October
Grainne Maguire, Comedy at McGintys
7.30pm - 9.45pm
PJ McGintys &Sons, 15 Northgate St, Ipswich, IP1 3BY
Your favourite pay what you want comedy night in Ipswich returns with another superb lineup.
See Fetes, Fairs and Shows in Suffolk for full information.

Thursday 6 October
Simon Munnery: Standing Still
7.30pm
Red Rose Chain, Gippeswyk Hall, Gippeswyk Avenue, Ipswich, IP2 9AF
Multi award-winning comedian Simon Munnery offers up a new stand-up show. An opening to die for, seven wry observations, a tone poem, four fresh skits and two new commandments.

Simon is a British Comedy Award nominee, Perrier Award nominee and Chortle Award winner. He is a star of Comedy Centrals Alternative Comedy Experience as seen on BBC 2's Culture Show and heard on Radio 4's News Quiz, amongst others.

Tickets: £12.00
See Red Rose Chain for venue information.

Saturday 8 October
The Treehouse Twilight Walk
6.00pm until late
Copleston High School, Copleston Road, Ipswich, IP4 5HD
Enter a magical world of children's favourite characters, from Superheroes to Wonderland. Come dressed as your favourite children's character! Includes a trip through the magical woodland at the Treehouse.
Price: £7.00 per child, £2.00 per adult

Saturday 8 October
Local Craft and Produce Fair Claydon and Barham Community Centre
8.30am - 12.30pm
Claydon and Barham Community Centre Cafe, Church Lane Claydon, Ipswich, IP6 0EG



Wonderful local crafts and produce fair within the community cafe.
See Fetes, Fairs and Shows in Suffolk for more information.




Sunday 9 October
Wedding Fayre
11.00am-3.00pm
Belstead Brook Muthu Hotel, Ipswich
For further details please see: Wedding Fairs & Shows




Monday 10 October
Co-operative Gathering
11.30am - 15.30pm
Co-op Education Centre, Fore Street, Ipswich, IP4 1JW
Free, informal event for anyone interested in co-operatives. There will be free food, stands, short talks, films and a chance to chat to local and national co-operatives.
Free entry
Email: contact@cooperatives-east.coop

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).





Thursday 27 October
Ninety Minutes - Motivational Talks with Olympic Gold Medalist Saskia Clark and former ITFC stars
7.00pm
Donalds Volvo, West End Road, Ipswich, IP1 2DZ



Join us in celebrating the launch of the Volvo S90 and V90 with 90 minutes of motivation and anecdotes from our inspirational guest speakers. Discover the habits, motivation techniques and life hacks of those who perform at the top of their genre.

Headlining the event is Rio Gold Medalist Saskia Clark from the British Sailing team. Rio was Saskia's third games after also competing at Beijing 08, and London 2012. Along with team mate Hannah Mills, she has returned triumphantly this year complete with Gold medal. Also presenting are former Ipswich Town Football club stars Alan Lee and Simon Milton who will be giving an insight into the life and routines of professional footballers as well as an explanation about the factors managers like Mick McCarthy consider when choosing their winning team. Finally, Graham Walker will be presenting on his niche subject of personal development and leadership. Graham has worked with some of the world's leading automotive brands across the globe.
Free entry
Email: marketing@donalds-group.co.uk
Tel: 01473 252484

Monday 31 October
Halloween Horrible History
6.00pm
Ipswich TIC, St Stephens Church St Stephens Lane, Ipswich, IP1 1DP



Discover the darker side of Ipswich’s history - hangings, the plague, bear baiting and grave robbers. Halloween Horrible History is ideal for children aged 8 to 12 and their well behaved adults.
Cost £4 per person (Advance booking essential)
See: Ipswich Tourist Guides Association for more information.

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What's On in Ipswich  November 2016
Saturday 5 November
Fireworks and Theatre in the Park
Gates open at 6.00pm - Fireworks at 8.00pm
Christchurch Park, Ipswich, IP4 2BE



Including ''The Catesby Catastrophe'' a short play.
For more information see: Suffolk Firework Displays
Advanced Tickets: Children £4, Adults £6. Online: Children £5, Adults £7.On the day: Children £6, Adults £8.
To book online tickets see: http://www.ipswichfireworks.co.uk/

Saturday 19 November
T Rextasy 'I Love to Boogie' 40th Anniversary Tour
8.00pm
Ipswich Corn Exchange, King Street, Ipswich, IP1 1DH
Truly a rock'n'roll concert for all ages - If you would like to know exactly what a Marc Bolan concert was like in the 1970's, this show is for you!

See Music Concerts In Suffolk for more information.


Saturday 26 November
Ipswich 24th Scout Christmas Gift Fair
11.00am to 3.00pm
Ipswich 24th Scout Hall, 330a Bramford Road, Suffolk, IP1 5AX



Come to our Christmas Fair and see someone special in his grotto! Lots of stall etc.
See Christmas and New Year in Suffolk for full information.

Sunday 27 November
Red Rose Chain Christmas Fayre
11.00am - 4.00pm
Red Rose Chain, Gippeswyk Hall, Gippeswyk Avenue, Ipswich, Suffolk



Step inside our magical Avenue Theatre for a Christmas Fayre with a difference! You’re bound to find the perfect present or gorgeous gift for loved ones or maybe yourself!
See Red Rose Chain for full information.

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What's On in Ipswich  December 2016
Saturday 3 December
Inflatable 5k Santa Run
Trinity Park, Felixstowe Road, Ipswich, IP3 8UH

Get ready for the UK's only inflatable 5k Santa Run!
Grab your hats & hold on to your sacks for quite possibly the most mental 5k Santa run you'll ever see!

Pit your wits against ten giant inflatable obstacles that will let you flip, bounce & boing your way around a 5k course in full Santa kit!

Sounds crazy? It is. Guaranteed to be so funny you'll complete this with your sides hurting from laughter!

Price: £25.00
Contact: events@ukrunningevents.co.uk

Saturday 3 December
The Royal Air Force in Concert 2016
7.30pm
Ipswich Regent, 3 St Helens St, Ipswich, IP4 1HE
Enjoy an uplifting evening of musical entertainment showcasing the Best of British Entertainment, performed by the RAF's finest musicians with vocalists Squadron Leader Matthew Little and West End performer Sarah Francis.
See Music Concerts In Suffolk for full information.

Wednesday 28 December
Christmas 'Turkey Buster' Walk
10.30am
Ipswich TIC, St Stephens Church St Stephens Lane, Ipswich, IP1 1DP



Our annual Christmas 'Turkey Buster' walk is designed to get people out after the excesses of Christmas. There's a lot more to Ipswich than meets the eye, so wrap up warm and find out more about our history and heritage, as well as some of the people connected with the town through the ages.
Cost £4 per person (Advance booking essential)
See: Ipswich Tourist Guides Association for more information.

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What's On in Ipswich  January 2017
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What's On in Ipswich  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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