Christmas and New Year in Suffolk

There are plenty of Christmas happenings in Suffolk this year! If you want to jumpstart the season, you’ve come to the right place! Santa’s Grottos, Christmas markets, and festive pantomimes are just a few of the Christmas activities available this year.

During the summer months, there are many wonderful things to do in Suffolk, but if you are visiting Suffolk for the holiday season and hoping to find things to do at Christmas and New Year in Suffolk, you will certainly have lots to do.

Christmas and New Year in Suffolk

Christmas in Suffolk 2022

Santa’s Grottos in Suffolk

Mid Suffolk Light Railway

When: 3rd, 4th, 10th, 11th, 14th, and 18th of December 2022

Where: Brockford Station, Wetheringsett, Stowmarket

Glenwell hall

When: To Be Confirmed

Where: Glemham Hall, Little Glemham

Kentwell Hall

When: 10th, 11th, 17th, and 18th of December 2022

Where: Kentwell Hall, High Street, Long Melford, Sudbury

East Anglian Transport Museum

When: Every Weekend in December 2022

Where: East Anglia Transport Museum, Chapel Road, Carlton Colville, Lowestoft

National Trust Ickworth

When: From the 10th to the 21st of December – Christmas crafts, and from the 3rd of December to the 2nd of January – Family Festive Trail

Where: Ickworth, The Rotunda, Horringer, Bury St Edmunds

National Trust Dunwich Heath 

When: To Be Confirmed

Where: Dunwich Heath and Beach, Coastguard Cottages, Minsmere Rd, Dunwich, Saxmundham

Kersey Mill

When: 3rd of December 2022

Where: Kersey Mill, Hadleigh Road, Kersey

Easton Farm Park

When: Every Weekend in December, and from the 19th to the 24th of December 2022

Where: Easton Farm Park, Pound Corner, Easton

Dobbies Garden Centre

When: From the 24th of November to the 24th of December 2022

Where: Dobbies, Grundisburgh Road, Woodbridge

Notcutts Garden Centre

When: To Be Confirmed

Where: Notcutts, Ipswich Road, Woodbridge

Suffolk Punch Trust

When: From the 10th to the 11th of December 2022

Where: Sink Farm, St Davids Lane, Hollesley, Woodbridge

Africa Alive!

When: To Be Confirmed

Where: Africa Alive!, Whites Lane, Kessingland, Lowestoft

Jimmy’s Farm

When: To Be Confirmed

Where: Jimmy’s Farm, Pannington Hall Lane, Ipswich

Ufford Park

When: The 18th of December 2022

Where: Ufford Park Woodbridge Hotel, Golf & Spa, Yarmouth Road, Melton, Woodbridge

Snape Maltings

When: From the 2nd to the 11th of December – Co-op  JuniorChristmas Spectacular! On the 18th of December – The Snowman with Live Orchestra

Where: Snape Maltings, Snape

Framlingham Castle

When: To Be Confirmed

Where: Framlingham Castle, Church Street, Framlingham

Christmas and New Year in Suffolk

Suffolk Christmas Lights

Helmingham Hall Gardens Illuminated Garden Trail

When: From the 18th of November to the 18th of December 2022

Where: Helmingham Hall, Helmingham, Stowmarket

Ickworth’s Night Lights

When: From the 19th of November to the 5th of December 2022

Where: Ickworth, The Rotunda, Horringer, Bury St Edmunds

Haughley Park

When: From the 3rd of January to the 26th of January 2023

Where: Haughley Park, Haughley, Stowmarket

Suffolk Christmas Markets

Ipswich: Farmers’ Market at Trinity Park

When: from 10 am to 2 pm on the 1oth of December 2022

Where: Trinity Park, Ipswich

Clare Christmas Fair

When: From the 25th to the 26th of November 2022

Where: St Peter and St Paul’s Church, Clare

Bury St Edmunds Christmas Fayre

When: From the 17th of November to Christmas

Where: Abbey Gardens, Bury St Edmunds

Stonham Barns Christmas Craft Market

When: From the 26th to the 27th of November 2022

Where: Stonham Barns, Pettaugh Road, Stonham Aspal

Christmas in Sudbury

When: To Be Confirmed

Where: Duck in Boots, 19 Gaol Ln, Sudbury

Christmas and New Year in Suffolk

New Year’s Eve in Suffolk 2022

New Year’s Eve Party At the Thorpeness Country Club 

Give 2022 a proper Country Club sendoff with good music, good food, and good company. Accolade with once again entertain us with spectacular live music to create a fabulous atmosphere. A four-course meal provided by our world-class head chef will be on offer. 

When: 31st of December 2022

Where: The Benthills, Leiston, IP16 4NU

New Years Eve Gala Dinner at Seckford Hall 

Seckford Hall will host an epic party on December 31, 2021, to ring in the new year in style. Celebrations are held in the stylish Great Hall, where you will have an arrival drink and a luxurious four-course dinner accompanied by music before ringing in the new year with a boom, with virtual fireworks from a live feed to Big Ben at midnight!

When: 32nd of December 2022, stay till the 2nd of January 2023

Where: Great Bealings, Woodbridge, IP13 6NU

Christmas and New Year in Suffolk

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