Events Around Ipswich

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More details - The Gin & Rum Festival - Ipswich - 2019
The largest touring Gin and Rum festival is coming to Ipswich with over 60 different Gins and 60 different Rums inside a stunning venue in the heart of the city, they offer live entertainment, accompanied by succulent street food and the opportunity for guests to spend quality time exploring a wide range
The Corn Exchange King St, Ipswich, Suffolk
Fri 31 May 19 and Sat 1 Jun

More details - Ipswich Farmers Market
Finally a new farmers market for Suffolk’s county town! We’re thrilled to be bringing a host of top quality local producers to the new Corn Hill in the centre of Ipswich from April.
Corn Hill, Ipswich
Sun 2 Jun

More details - Bringing the Beach to Ipswich Museum
Beach Bonkers will be bringing a mini beach and a tableful of beachcombed treasures for you to explore as part of the "Ask an Expert" Day at Ipswich Museum. Have you ever found something interesting and wondered what it might be? Whatever your treasures bring them along to discover more.
Wed 29 May 19

More details - Monthly Meeting, Ipswich Group, Suffolk Family History Soc.
Following our brief Ipswich Group, (Suffolk Family History Society) A.G.M. Percy Lomax describes: “How the East of England Co-op grew from Ipswich in the 19th century to an independent member of the Co-op family today.
Co-op Education Centre, 11 Fore Street, Ipswich Ip4 1JW (Car Park in Waterworks Street IP4 1JG)
Thu 23 May 19

More details - Jolly Tots
Designed to enhance your children’s co-ordination and rhythm and nurture their natural love of movement in a structured yet relaxed environment.
Jerwood DanceHouse Foundry Lane Ipswich
Today to Fri 5 Jul

More details - Dragon Boat Race 2019
The Dragon Boats are returning to Ipswich Waterfront - get a team together and come and join the fun!With over 28 local teams of ten paddlers and one drummer competing to win the trophy. Or just come down on the day and enjoy the atmosphere.
Ipswich Waterfront
Sat 1 Jun 19

More details - Ipswich Mencap Coffee Morning
Open morning for you to come along and enjoy a cuppa and a chat with friends. There is a small stall and a raffle as well as cakes on offer.
In the dining room at BURGESS HOUSE 236 Felixstowe Road Ipswich
Tue 18 Jun, Tue 16 Jul

More details - Ipswich Mencap Garage Sales
Regular open garage sale for you to pick up a bargain. Just come along and browse. Free mug of tea or Coffee
At BURGESS HOUSE 236 Felixstowe Road Ipswich
Sat 25 May, Sat 1 Jun, Sat 8 Jun, Sat 15 Jun, Sat 22 Jun, Sat 29 Jun, Sat 6 Jul, Sat 13 Jul, Sat 20 Jul

More details - A Musical Concert for all in aid of EACH, by the Ipswich G&S Society
A Musical Concert for all! Join the Ipswich Gilbert and Sullivan Society for an evening of music. From Musical Theatre to Light Opera and Folk to Pop. In aid of EACH East Anglian Children’s Hospices.
St Augustine’s Church, Bucklesham Road, Ipswich
Sat 25 May 19

More details - Charity Art Show
The Lions Club of Ipswich will again be hosting their annual Art Show at the beautiful Tithe Barn in Sproughton. Artists can show up to six pieces of their work, which must be ready to hang.
Tithe Barn, Lower Street, Sproughton, Ipswich
Sat 25 May 19 to Mon 27 May

More details - Our Suffolk Flower Festival and Strawberry Cream Teas
Beautiful, colourful and oh so Suffolk! A Stunning Festival of Flowers with Strawberry Cream Teas From the 25th to 27th May 2019 All Saints Kesgrave will be transformed into a paradise of rich colour and sweet perfume as it holds its beautiful Festival of Flowers.
All Saints Church Kesgrave
Sat 25 May 19 to Mon 27 May

More details - Suffolk Show
We have been invited by the organiser’s of this large regional event to supply stallholders in a marquee.
Suffolk Showground, Trinity Park
Wed 29 May 19 and Thu 30 May

More details - Giant Table Top Sale
Preloved and Nearly New Table Tops Sale, Free Entry, Free Parking, refreshments available. Sellers: Book your table in advance (£5) by contacting Maggie on 01473 259899. in aid of The Lions Club of Ipswich Charity Number 1018884
Ropes Hall, Kesgrave Conference Centre, Twelve Acre Approach, Kesgrave
Sat 1 Jun 19

More details - The Rooks - Open Garden for NGS
The garden surrounds a thatched cottage built c1600. The garden has been divided into rooms to give different feelings of interest, with seating in most areas. There are two ponds, mixed borders, trees, statues and features.
The Rooks, Ipswich
Sun 16 Jun 19

More details - Freston House - Open Garden for NGS
20-acre garden and large Georgian rectory set in parkland, planted from 2006 onwards by the current owners. Individual colour-themed, roomed gardens, cottage garden and formal long borders with mass plantings of hundreds of shrubs and perennials.
Freston House, Ipswich
Sun 26 May 19

More details - Claydon & Barham Days Gone exhibition
Come and learn about how your community and local industry has developed or reminisce about your childhood from 100s of photos, press cuttings etc from 1900’s and before.
Barham Church Church Lane Barham Ipswich
Sat 8 Jun 19 and Sun 9 Jun

More details - Traditional Village Fete
Meet old friends and make new ones at this event in your community now in its 72nd year. Enjoy all the traditional fun of a village fete sideshows plus bargains in books, next-to-new, white elephant, jewellery plus homemade cakes, plus tombolas and raffles plus refreshments, barbecue and ice cream plus bouncy...
Barham Church grounds and Hall Church Lane Barham Ipswich
Sat 8 Jun 19

More details - Art and Craft Exhibition
Art and Craft Exhibition in the Church and Churchyard Refreshments All Day, including Cream Teas Cake, Books and Plant Stalls
St Mary’s Church The Street Burstall
Sat 8 Jun 19

More details - Sunday Openings - Martlesham Heath Control Tower Museum
Learn the History of the iconic Martlesham Heath Airfield from, jan 1917 to its closure in 1963 - in one of the best preserved WW2 Control Tower - built in 1943 for the USAAF - to find out more go to: and School Visits by prior arrangements.
Behind Parkers Place, off Eagle Way, Martlesham Heath, Suffolk
Sun 26 May, Sun 2 Jun

More details - Berghersh Place - Open Garden for NGS
Peaceful walled and hedged gardens surround elegant Regency house (not open) among fields above the Fynn Valley. Circular walk from the farm buildings, around house with lawns and mature trees to a pretty view of the valley. Mound, ponds, bog area and orchard paddock.
Berghersh Place, Ipswich
Sun 2 Jun 19

More details - Monthly Meeting Martlesham Heath Aviation Soc. Friday 7th June
Monthly Meeting. The Martlesham Heath Aviation Society Meeting which takes place at: The Community Centre, Felixstowe Road, Martlesham Heath, Suffolk. IP12 4PB Friday 7th June 2019 7:30 p.m. to 10:00 p.
Martlesham Heath Community Centre, Felixstowe Road, Martlesham Heath, Suffolk
Fri 7 Jun 19

More details - RSPCA Family Fun Day
There will be lots going on at our Family Fun Day including; food stalls, ice creams, Inflatable Fun, local charity stands, a dog agility course, arts & crafts, music and... a very special guest! All in aid of local animals in need.
RSPCA Animal Centre, Mill Lane, Martlesham, Woodbridge
Sun 26 May 19

More details - Festival of the Naked Sheep
Join us for our annual Festival of The Naked Sheep which celebrates our Rare Breed sheep’s annual haircut and everything the fleece can be used for. Throughout the day there will be lots of interesting demonstrations and various activities and animal encounters for the whole family to enjoy.
Baylham House Rare Breeds Farm
Mon 27 May 19

More details - An Evening with Richard Hawking
An entertaining evening with author Richard Hawking ahead of the launch of his book "At the Field’s Edge: Adrian Bell and the English Countryside.
St Mary’s Church, Harkstead
Sat 25 May 19

More details - Beer Festival
The Cherry Tree Inn Woodbridge (opposite Notcutts) will be holding their beer festival on the 31st May, 1st and 2nd June 2019.
The Cherry Tree Inn, Cumberland Street, Woodbridge, Suffolk
Fri 31 May 19 to Sun 2 Jun

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