With everything from festive food workshops, farmers markets and carol concerts to Santas grottos, panto and winter walks, there's plenty to keep all members of the family entertained this Christmas.
Not to mention the food! Home to some of the UK's top food and drinks producers, you can pick up everything you need to make a festive hamper and your Christmas dinner, or book a table at an award-winning restaurant and toast the season with family and friends...
Our Guide to Christmas on The Suffolk Coast has all you need to plan your festive season!
Things to Do this Christmas on The Suffolk Coast
Stay on The Suffolk Coast this Christmas
What better way to celebrate the festive season than waking up on The Suffolk Coast come Christmas morning.
Whether you want to spend time with family, fancy a romantic few days away with a loved one, or desire nothing more than some peace and quiet alone to escape the Christmas chaos, these accommodation providers all have Christmas and New Year availability so you can book a Christmas getaway!
Find a place to stay this Christmas
Festive Food & Shopping
Whether you're heading here on a Christmas shopping break or would like to treat your friends and family to some of Suffolk's finest gifts and produce, you're guaranteed to delight come Christmas morning with a gift from The Suffolk Coast. From the usual socks, slippers and perfume to more unusual gifts such food hampers, workshops and stays - we've got you covered!
Take a look at our Christmas Gift Guide for inspiration!
For a delicious Christmas Day feast, buy local and serve a '50-mile menu'. Start your day with smoked salmon from Pinneys, stop in at Suffolk Food Hall's butchery for your turkey and sausages, fill your basket with parsnips and sprouts at Friday Street Farm Shop and finish your meal with a Christmas pudding from the Food Hall at Snape Maltings. Don't forget Boxing Day too! With a round of Baron Bigod from Fen Farm Dairy, a glass of bubbly from Flint Vineyard and a bottle ot two of your favourite tipple from Fishers, St Peter's Brewery or Briarbank Brewery.
Check out our Festive Hampers Guide!
Or if you prefer to leave the cooking to the professionals, then book a table at one of the many award-winning pubs, restaurants and hotels on The Suffolk Coast and tuck into locally sourced produce in stunning surroundings.
Book a table with our Food & Drink Guide!