What's on inIpswich

Welcome to Ipswich

Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting Ipswich - our guide to events and days out is just the ticket.

Whether you're looking to brush up on local history at a museum, enjoy local arts, watch some sport, or listen to live music, you're sure to find things to do in Ipswich to suit all the family, whatever the weather.

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Forthcoming events in Ipswich

02
AUG
Last Night of the Proms
Ringshall Village Hall

The Last Night of the Proms is the culmination of the BBCs 8 week summer concert season. Having celebrated the classics with concerts and other events the last night is a flamboyant finale in Londons…

Location: 8.4 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

03
AUG
Friendship Day at Snakes and Ladders
Snakes and Ladders Ipswich

To celebrate Friendship Day on 3 August 2014 children can bring their best friend to visit for free with a special 2 for 1 offer. Its always more fun when theres someone to play with Youll need a voucher from facebook. Get…

Location: 0.9 milesaway
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01235 522227
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03
AUG
Suffolk Coast bike ride
Glemham Hall

Join us for a beautiful summers day cycling in the tranquil Suffolk countryside to raise money for Action for Children. Starting and finishing at the elegant Elizabethan mansion of Glemham Hall there's a choice of three routes of 35 60 and 100…

Location: 14.7 milesaway
Category: Sports

TEL:
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09
AUG
Science Weekend at Snakes and Ladders
Snakes and Ladders Ipswich

Join Snakes and Ladders for a weekend of extra science fun with hands on experiments throughout the Saturday and Sunday. All included in entry. Prices also include the indoor adventure playground and the science discovery centre both under the one roof. This…

Location: 0.9 milesaway
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01473 255000
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09
SEP
Riverdance
Ipswich Regent Theatre

If you didn't already know Riverdance is a show consisting of traditional Irish stepdancing and has become a huge phenomena since appearing at the 1994 Eurovision Song Contest. Husband and wife team John McColgan and…

Location: 0.6 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

17
SEP
FREE taster session at the Colchester Rock Choir
Brinkley Grove Primary School

The local Colchester choir is run by singerpianist Daniel Ribbits. We support a number of local charities raising money and awareness around Essex and as a choir we also join up with other branches of Rock Choir to support national charities such…

Location: 13.6 milesaway
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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22
SEP
Dawn French
Ipswich Regent Theatre

Lets face it we dont really need to introduce Dawn French to you.If we do then you dont own a TV do youStar of hit TV sitcom The Vicar of Dibley…

Location: 0.6 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

22
SEP
Dawn French 30 Million Minutes
Ipswich Regent Theatre

Dawn French 30 Million Minutes at Ipswich Regent Theatre live Comedy on Monday 22 September 2014 in Ipswich Suffolk.To compare ticket prices for the Dawn French 30 Million Minutes event at Ipswich Regent Theatre see the list of ticket companies.…

Location: 0.6 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

28
SEP
Peter Andre
Ipswich Regent Theatre

English born Australian singersongwriter Peter Andre is also a successful TV presenter and businessman. Famed for his marriage and subsequent split from glamour model Katie Price Andre has starred in his own ITV2 shows both…

Location: 0.6 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

04
OCT
Charity Talk Enfield Poltergeist other hauntings
Little Clacton Village Hall

Author Jay Hollis will be talking about The Enfield poltergeist which happend in Aug 1977 plus other Enfield hauntings The Audiance can talk to Jay during the evening there will be book signing too persons whoall ready have his book can still…

Location: 15.7 milesaway
Category: Bizarre

TEL: 01255 813511
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04
OCT
Jimmy Carr
Regent Theatre Ipswich

Funny man Jimmy Carr has become known and loved for his deadpan delivery and observational comedy. His humour is often dark yet hugely appealing as his success on TV and the live stand‐up stage keeps…

Location: 0.6 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

04
OCT
Jimmy Carr Funny Business
Ipswich Regent Theatre

Jimmy Carr Funny Business at Ipswich Regent Theatre live on Saturday 04 October 2014 in Ipswich Suffolk.For tickets to see Jimmy Carr Funny Business at Ipswich Regent Theatre see the list of ticket prices.…

Location: 0.6 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

05
OCT
Danny Bhoy
Colchester Arts Centre

Winner of the Daily Telegraph Open Mic Award Danny Bhoy has performed to critical acclaim to British audiences and has continued his stand up success with tour dates at the UKs biggest venues.His…

Location: 15.7 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

07
OCT
Tony Hadley
Ipswich Regent Theatre

Tony Hadley performs live at Ipswich Regent Theatre in Ipswich Suffolk on Tuesday 07 October 2014.Buy and compare your tickets for Tony Hadley at Ipswich Regent Theatre now.…

Location: 0.6 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

07
OCT
Tony Hadley VIP
Ipswich Regent Theatre

Tony Hadley VIP at Ipswich Regent Theatre live on Tuesday 07 October 2014 in Ipswich Suffolk.For tickets to see Tony Hadley VIP at Ipswich Regent Theatre see the list of ticket prices.…

Location: 0.6 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

08
OCT
Alison Balsom
Ipswich Regent Theatre

Winning the Gramophone Awards Artist of the Year 2013 and nominated for the prestigious Female Artist of the Year Classic Brit Award Alison Balsom has gone from strength to strength in recent months.A…

Location: 0.6 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

09
OCT
Dragonforce
Colchester Arts Centre

Dragons might be extinct but DragonForce has refused to go the same way. As other members leave for other endeavours others have remained to keep the backbone of the group strong.Formed in 1999 DragonForce has…

Location: 15.7 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

09
OCT
Level 42
Ipswich Regent Theatre

Level 42 could have called it a day in 2010 following their successful 30th anniversary tour but true to form Mark Kings thumping bass refuses to quit as the legendary British band announce a tour…

Location: 0.6 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

09
OCT
Level 42 The Sirens Tour
Ipswich Regent Theatre

Level 42 The Sirens Tour performs live at Ipswich Regent Theatre in Ipswich Suffolk on Thursday 09 October 2014.Buy and compare your tickets for Level 42 The Sirens Tour at Ipswich Regent Theatre now.…

Location: 0.6 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

10
OCT
A Night of Dirty Dancing
Ipswich Regent Theatre

A Night Of Dirty Dancing The Ultimate Tribute Show celebrating the greatest movie soundtrack of all time.Come and experience the brand‐new spectacular featuring all the hits from everyone's favourite dance movie Dirty Dancing in the…

Location: 0.6 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

11
OCT
Jason Cook "Broken" Tour 2014
Colchester Arts Centre

Phil McIntyre Entertainments presents:JASON COOK ‐ BROKENJason has more funny in his middle toe than most comics do in their whole body. CHORTLEWinner of the Best Drama at the Royal Television Awards for his hit BBC2 series Hebburn Jason is back and…

Location: 15.7 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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11
OCT
John Bishop
Regent Theatre Ipswich

Scouse comedian John Bishop was named best newcomer by BBC Radio Merseyside winning the North West Comedy award for best stand‐up in 2004.Since then he has been nominated for the Edinburgh Comedy Award.…

Location: 0.6 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

11
OCT
John Bishop Work In Progress
Ipswich Regent Theatre

John Bishop Work In Progress at Ipswich Regent Theatre in Ipswich on Saturday 11 October 2014. Theres no better feeling that watching your favourite band team or show live so BritEvents has come up with the perfect solution for event fans. …

Location: 0.6 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

13
OCT
10cc
Ipswich Regent Theatre

Join 10cc as they perform hit after hit with over 10 top ten hits including Im Not In Love Dreadlock Holiday Good Morning Judge The Things We Do For Love The Dean And I The…

Location: 0.6 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

14
OCT
Cannad
Ipswich Regent Theatre

Cannad at Ipswich Regent Theatre in Ipswich on Tuesday 14 October 2014. We love live events and we know you love them too.Thats why weve created a ticket price comparison service that compares tickets from reputable companies including Ticketmaster GetMeIn…

Location: 0.6 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

17
OCT
Dave Gorman
Corn Exchange Ipswich

English author presenter and stand‐up comedian Dave Gorman takes his stories of extreme adventures and experiences to theatres across the length of the country. Born in Staffordshire Dave first performed live at the 1998 Edinburgh…

Location: 0.6 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

17
OCT
The Treatment
Colchester Arts Centre

The Treatment at Colchester Arts Centre in Colchesteron Friday 17 October 2014. We search the UKs top ticket companies for the best seats at the best prices so you dont have to so you can watch The Treatment live in…

Location: 15.7 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

21
OCT
Steve Hackett
Ipswich Regent Theatre

Make no mistake Phil Collins or not without the immense talent and creative ability of guitar guru Steve Hackett it's more than likely one of the greatest groups of all time Genesis would never have…

Location: 0.6 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

25
OCT
Champions Of Magic - Mercury Theatre, Colchester
Mercury Theatre

October 25th ‐ 2.30pm & 7.30pmAfter two sold out shows in March 2014 Champions Of Magic returns to the Mercury Theatre with an explosive array of mystery deceit and illusion along with a brand new cast of tricksters including ‐Young & StrangeGrand…

Location: 15.6 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01206 573948
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25
OCT
Omid Djalili
Ipswich Regent Theatre

Multi award winning stand‐up television and movie star Omid Djalili is back on tour with his brand new comedy show. A firm favourite at the Edinburgh Festival with his legendary performances Omids stand‐up awards include…

Location: 0.6 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

Tourist Attractions


Brett Vale Golf Club

Brett Vale Golf Club ‐ golf course in Ipswich, Suffolk.Contact the golf course on telephone number 01473 310718 for course availability, course rules, member information, golf academy if available and green fees at Brett Vale Golf Club golf courseclub.…

Chances Snooker & Social Club

SnookerPool Hall at Chances Snooker & Social Club in Harwich, Essex.Contact venue on 01255 554159 for opening times, entrance costs and snooker table informationavailability.…

Christchurch Mansion

Christchurch Mansion is a fine Tudor building set in an ancient and beautiful park close to the centre of Ipswich.With historic room settings, outstanding paintings and furniture, and also the modern Wolsey Art Gallery with changing contemporary exhibitions, it is one of the most important visitor…

Club XS

Club XS Nightclub in Ipswich, Suffolk.Contact venue on telephone number 01473 212233 for opening times, entrance costs, guest list information and special offers.…

Deben Swimming Pool

Swimming pool at Deben Swimming Pool in Woodbridge, Suffolk.Contact venue on 01394 380370 for opening times and entrance costs.…

Distinction

Distinction Nightclub in Ipswich, Suffolk.Contact venue on telephone number 01473 221800 for opening times, entrance costs, guest list information and special offers.…

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Updated: 31/07/2014 05:30:52