The Suffolk Coast
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What's On in June

As we head towards the longest day, make the most of the warm weather and long evenings at one of the many events being held across The Suffolk Coast this June.

Hop on board Sailing Barge Victor for a supper cruise, wander round the many glorious gardens on offer in Middleton and Aldeburgh, enjoy a game of Croquet at Thorpeness Pavilion, and catch a concert in the world-famous Snape Maltings Concert Hall at the Aldeburgh Festival...


events


The Suffolk Walking Festival 2017

The Suffolk Walking Festival 2017

Woodbridge | Sat 13th May - Sun 04th Jun 2017

Save the date for this fantastic walking festival, with a large programme of guided walks across Suffolk from the 13th May - 4th June 2017.

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Aldeburgh Festival 2017

Aldeburgh Festival 2017

Snape | Fri 09th - Sun 25th Jun 2017

This year's Aldeburgh Festival takes place from 9th to 25th June 2017.

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Suffolk Armed Forces Weekend

Suffolk Armed Forces Weekend

Felixstowe | Sat 24th - Sun 25th Jun 2017

Suffolk Armed Forces Weekend is a weekend of action packed entertainment.

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Quiz Night at Suffolk Food Hall

Quiz Night at Suffolk Food Hall

Ipswich |

Head to Suffolk Food Hall's Quiz Night and test your knowledge to compete for 3 fantastic prizes!

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L is for... Love Your Zoo!

L is for... Love Your Zoo!

Kessingland | Sat 27th May - Sun 04th Jun 2017

Head to Africa Alive! and join in the BIAZA love your zoo celebrations from 27th May - 4th June 2017.

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Orwell Barge Lunch Cruise

Orwell Barge Lunch Cruise

Ipswich |

A leisurely cruise on board sailing barge Thistle from Ipswich Dock to the mouth of the river and back.

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Open Gardens in Aldeburgh

Open Gardens in Aldeburgh

Aldeburgh | Sun 04th Jun 2017

A chance to view four neighbouring gardens that each have glorious views over the River Alde, marshland and the North Sea.

A chance to see gardens with water features and interesting varieties of plants, including those suited to the mild Aldeburgh microclimate and the south-facing hillside.

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Classic Boat Weekend at Aldeburgh Yacht Club

Classic Boat Weekend at Aldeburgh Yacht Club

Aldeburgh | Sat 10th - Sun 11th Jun 2017

Aldeburgh Yacht Club will be holding their second Classic Boat Weekend on the 10/11th June.

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Jazz East @ The Alex

Jazz East @ The Alex

Felixstowe |

Jazz East is a Sunday evening club that brings some of the UK's greatest jazz musicians to Felixstowe.

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Taste of Sudbury Food & Drink Festival

Taste of Sudbury Food & Drink Festival

Ipswich | Sun 11th Jun 2017

The Taste of Sudbury is a fantastic annual food & drink festival, held in the centre of town and aimed at celebrating, promoting and showcasing the very best producers, restaurants, chefs and food industries that are in this part of Suffolk.

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Wickham Market - Monthly Market

Wickham Market - Monthly Market

Wickham Market |

This lively monthly market takes place on the third Wednesday of the month from 8.30am to 2pm on the attractive village square, known locally as the 'Hill'.

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Suffolk Supper Barge Cruise

Suffolk Supper Barge Cruise

Ipswich |

Sailing Barge Victor is a perfect marriage of a majestic and traditionally rigged 19th century sailing vessel with comfortable, modern facilities for guests.

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Motability Awareness Day 2017

Motability Awareness Day 2017

Ipswich | Fri 16th Jun 2017

Dedicated to the Motability Car Scheme, this event offers an opportunity for those who think they, or someone they care for, may be eligible to find out more by speaking to the friendly and experienced team, and learn first-hand about the leading car scheme for disabled people.

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Last Night of the Proms

Last Night of the Proms

Lowestoft | Fri 23rd Jun 2017

Get your Union Jack flags at the ready for a classical spectacular.

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The Tiger Who Came To Tea

The Tiger Who Came To Tea

Lowestoft | Wed 14th - Thu 15th Jun 2017

The doorbell rings just as Sophie and her mummy are sitting down to tea. Who could it possibly be?

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Horrible Histories: The Best of Barmy Britain

Horrible Histories: The Best of Barmy Britain

Lowestoft | Wed 28th - Thu 29th Jun 2017

We all want to meet people from history. The trouble is everyone is dead!

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Thorpeness Croquet Open Day

Thorpeness Croquet Open Day

Thorpeness | Sat 10th Jun 2017

Find out whether croquet could be the game for you. Just turn up from 2pm at the Pavilion Sports Ground on the B1353. Please wear flat shoes. The club are very proud of their lawn!

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Suffolk Cream Tea Barge Cruise

Suffolk Cream Tea Barge Cruise

Ipswich |

Pass through the lock gates and sail down the beautiful and historic River Orwell and under the Orwell Bridge on Sailing Barge Victor. 

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Suffolk Cream Tea Barge Cruise

Suffolk Cream Tea Barge Cruise

Ipswich |

Suffolk Cream Tea Cruises run every Wednesday and Sunday from June to September, departing from the Old Custom’s House in Ipswich Dock. 

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Suffolk Supper Barge Cruise

Suffolk Supper Barge Cruise

Ipswich |

Sailing Barge Victor is a perfect marriage of a majestic and traditionally rigged 19th century sailing vessel with comfortable, modern facilities for guests.

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Middleton Open Gardens - 10th year

Middleton Open Gardens - 10th year

Leiston | Sat 03rd - Sun 04th Jun 2017

This is Middleton's 10th successive Open Gardens event in aid of Holy Trinity church funds and supporting St. Elizabeth Hospice.

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Sunday Buffet Lunch Cruise

Sunday Buffet Lunch Cruise

Ipswich |

Take in the fantastic scenery, boats and wildlife along the River Orwell whislt enjoying waitress served canapés, followed by a buffet lunch of cold meats, quiches, salads and homemade breads.

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Felixstowe Book Festival Special Preview Event

Felixstowe Book Festival Special Preview Event

Felixstowe | Sun 11th Jun 2017

On Saturday June 11th at 3 - 4pm we have a special Festival Book Festival Preview event: Maggi Hambling in conversation with Nicola Upson

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Peter Pan - NT Live

Peter Pan - NT Live

Lowestoft | Sun 18th Jun 2017

Captured live at the National Theatre, a recorded performance of JM Barrie’s much-loved tale screens in cinemas this summer.

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Michelangelo: Love and Death

Michelangelo: Love and Death

Lowestoft | Tue 13th Jun 2017

This major new film goes to the heart of just who was this tempestuous, passionate but much loved genius.

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T.Rextasy

T.Rextasy

Lowestoft | Fri 02nd Jun 2017

This year T.Rextasy are celebrating Marc’s life and works with a very special commemorative tour. Truly a rock’n’roll concert for all ages.

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There and Back Again - An Odyssey

There and Back Again - An Odyssey

Lowestoft | Wed 21st Jun 2017

Follow CBeebies Patrick Lynch as he launches Ulysses and his companions on a fantastic 20 years long voyage to get back home.

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The Andrews Sisters Show

The Andrews Sisters Show

Felixstowe | Tue 06th Jun 2017

The Andrews Sisters were America's most successful female vocal harmony group during the 1940's.

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The All-Star Stand-Up Tour

The All-Star Stand-Up Tour

Felixstowe | Fri 09th Jun 2017

Don’t miss The All-Star Stand-Up Tour – the biggest comedy tour of the year.

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Joe Longthorne

Joe Longthorne

Felixstowe | Sat 10th Jun 2017

Enjoy an evening of fantastic music with Joe Longthorne.

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The Manfreds - Making Tracks Tour 2017

The Manfreds - Making Tracks Tour 2017

Felixstowe | Fri 16th Jun 2017

Following their much acclaimed show at The Spa in early 2016, Paul Jones and the band return!

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The Dad's Army Variety Show

The Dad's Army Variety Show

Felixstowe | Fri 23rd Jun 2017

A salute to the 1940's! The ultimate period variety show meets sitcom entertainment.

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RSPB- 'Giving nature a home' & FREE children's activity!

RSPB- 'Giving nature a home' & FREE children's activity!

Oulton Broad | Sun 03rd Sep 2017

Nature is in desperate trouble. Species numbers have declined dramatically in recent years and it's vital that we work together to help their recovery.

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Slaughter in Southwold

Slaughter in Southwold

Southwold | Sat 17th - Sun 18th Jun 2017

The established Crime Writers’ Festival will feature a number of top crime writers giving talks about their writing. 

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Art Courses at the Aldeburgh Beach Lookout

Art Courses at the Aldeburgh Beach Lookout

Aldeburgh |

Brand new art courses launch with the Aldeburgh Academy at the Aldeburgh Beach Lookout - includes photography, drawing, painting and foundation fine art.

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Victim

Victim

Aldeburgh |

In partnership with the Britten-Pears Foundation and Aldeburgh Cinema with a series of screenings relating to the Foundation's exhibition 'Queer Talk: Homosexuality in Britten's Britain'

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Gentleman's Afternoon Tea

Gentleman's Afternoon Tea

Aldeburgh | Sun 18th Jun 2017

Treat dad to a Gentleman’s Afternoon tea this Father's Day. Featuring a selection of savoury and sweet treats, this masculine afternoon tea also includes a pint of beer.

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Scratch Choir: madrigals

Scratch Choir: madrigals

Aldeburgh | Fri 02nd Jun 2017

Learn a work in a day in The Red House, Aldeburgh's Come and Sing event.

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In recital with Justin Vickers

In recital with Justin Vickers

Aldeburgh | Thu 08th Jun 2017

A special exhibition event with Justin Vickers at The Red House, Aldeburgh.

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Festival Talk: A Midsummer Night's Dream

Festival Talk: A Midsummer Night's Dream

Aldeburgh | Sat 10th - Fri 16th Jun 2017

An event at The Red House, Aldeburgh to complement the Aldeburgh Festival.

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Festival Talk: Billy Budd

Festival Talk: Billy Budd

Aldeburgh | Sat 17th - Sun 25th Jun 2017

An event at The Red House, Aldeburgh to complement the Aldeburgh Festival.

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From the Archive: A Midsummer Night's Dream

From the Archive: A Midsummer Night's Dream

Aldeburgh | Sat 10th - Tue 13th Jun 2017

An exhibition in the Britten-Pears Foundation Archive on the outskirts of Aldeburgh.

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‘We are Concerned’: a public reading of The Wolfenden Report

‘We are Concerned’: a public reading of The Wolfenden Report

Aldeburgh | Sun 11th Jun 2017

In partnership with the Aldeburgh Festival, the Britten-Pears Foundation will hold a public reading of the fascinating and historically significant Wolfenden Report, in the atmospheric surroundings of The Pumphouse.

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Midsummer Dreaming

Midsummer Dreaming

Aldeburgh | Tue 13th Jun 2017

A late-night encounter at the very place Britten composed his opera 'A Midsummer Night’s Dream'

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Red House Picnic

Red House Picnic

Aldeburgh | Sun 18th Jun 2017

Come and picnic in the stunning grounds of The Red House on the outskirts of Aldeburgh.

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Queer Art talk for Pears’ birthday

Queer Art talk for Pears’ birthday

Aldeburgh | Thu 22nd Jun 2017

Come and celebrate Peter Pears' birthday with a talk about his art collection with Dr Darren Clarke

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The Miracle of the Voice

The Miracle of the Voice

Framlingham | Sat 10th Jun 2017

Christina popular international coloratura soprano will be back in her home town of Framlingham to sing in a concert all about the agility and miracle of the voice.

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"Strawberries & Song" Choral Concert

Ipswich | Sun 18th Jun 2017

Join Ipswich Choral Society for a programme of 'summer' songs and a strawberry tea in the lovely setting of Holbrook.

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