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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Everything you need to know if you're visiting Ipswich as a visitor or a resident.

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Forthcoming events in Ipswich

28
MAY
Tonight I'm Gonna Be The New Me
Pulse Festival

Following highly successful 2015 runs in Edinburgh and London Made In Chinas Tonight Im Gonna Be The New Me now embarks on a UK tour.It exposes how we conduct our relationships amidst a reality that just wont live up to…

Location: 0.4 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL:
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29
MAY
Stonham Barns Sunday Car Boot + VW Dub Show May 29
Stonham Barns Traditional Car Boot sale

Stonham Barns Sunday Car Boot is on every Sunday from 8am. Next one is Sunday May 29th 2016 and we also have the Dublogic VW Show at the same time so we are expecting good weather and another big crowd as its…

Location: 9.4 milesaway
Category: Car Boot Sales

TEL: 07817 539168
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02
JUN
Frinton Festival 2016 - String Quartets across the
All Saints' Church (Great Holland)

Music by Wolf Italian Serenade Saint‐Saens string quartet no.1 and Beethoven string quartet op.59 no.3 preceded by a peal of bells at 6.45pm and followed by a drink in the local pub with the musicians. Tickets cost £18 including a free programme…

Location: 15.7 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01255 319141
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04
JUN
Frinton Festival 2016 - Family Concert
St Mary's Church (Frinton on Sea)

Saint Saens Carnival of the Animals together with the first performance of a new work especially written for local schoolchildren by Ronald Corp OBE called Riddle me this. Plus music by Beethoven and Ravel. Tickets cost £18 and include a free programme…

Location: 15.6 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01255 319141
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05
JUN
Frinton Festival 2016 - 3VC
McGrigor Hall

A fun‐filled evening starting with a free wine tasting for ticketholders courtesy of WHEELERS WINE CELLAR at 6.30pm. Tickets include a free programme and a glass of wine in the interval. Join us for the concluding concert of the 2016 Frinton Festival.…

Location: 15.6 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01255 319141
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05
JUN
Nicholas McCarthy One Handed Pianist Tour
St Botolph's Church

See Nicholas McCarthy the worlds only one‐handed star pianist play a dazzling concert of repertoire from his classical chart topping Warner Classics Album ‐ Solo. Call 0800 411 8881 for tickets.Nicholas McCarthy was born in 1989 without his right hand and only…

Location: 15.5 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07967 465589
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25
JUN
Lionel Richie
Weston Homes Community Stadium

Lionel Richie is THE legendary soul singer songwriter and record producer from the USA who has sold an astonishing 100million albums throughout his successful career.…

Location: 13.9 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

17
JUL
Woodbridge Book Fair
Community Hall

Book fairs have run at this venue for many years. Formerly organised by the PBFA now under independent management and attracting even more exhibitors.Private press books art books local history topography natural history antiquarian and childrens books all reguarly feature. Plus postcards…

Location: 7.6 milesaway
Category: Literature and Books

TEL: 01245 361609
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30
JUL
Glemham Halls Big Vintage Festival
Glemham Hall

A brand new exciting vintage festival near the gorgeous coast of Suffolk Come and join us at the stunning Glemham Hall on 30 July for what will be a truly gorgeous vintage festival Think vintage stalls live acts and bands quintessential Pimms…

Location: 14.7 milesaway
Category: Family Events

TEL: 07824 559272
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17
SEP
Sean Lock
Ipswich Regent Theatre

Sean Lock began his career as a stand‐up comedian and was named Best Live Comic in 2000 at the British Comedy Awards. He has since branched out into TV and acting work along with appearances…

Location: 0.6 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

15
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

24
OCT
The Australian Pink Floyd Show
Ipswich Regent Theatre

Emerging back in 1988 the original and credible Floyd act TAPFS has been getting bigger and better ever since.The band were described by Floyd drummer Nick Mason on BBC 5 Live as Very…

Location: 0.6 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

04
NOV
Romesh Ranganathan
Corn Exchange Ipswich

Romesh Ranganathan at Corn Exchange Ipswich in Ipswich on Friday 04 November 2016. Youve all heard of horror stories of getting scammed by ticket touts havent youWell BritEvents have come up with the perfect solution ‐ a ticket price comparison…

Location: 0.6 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

09
NOV
Rebecca Ferguson
Ipswich Regent Theatre

Rebecca Ferguson a singer songwriter from Liverpool first caught publics eye in 2010 when she was fighting her way to the stars in the popular star search show The X Factor where she finished as…

Location: 0.6 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

16
NOV
David Essex
Ipswich Regent Theatre

Legendary singer actor and composer David Essex is back on the road in an eagerly awaited concert tour.David will take a candid journey through his amazing forty year career in his OVER THE MOON AND…

Location: 0.6 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

29
NOV
Catherine Tate
Ipswich Regent Theatre

Catherine Tate at Ipswich Regent Theatre in Ipswich on Tuesday 29 November 2016. Youve all heard of horror stories of getting scammed by ticket touts havent youWell BritEvents have come up with the perfect solution ‐ a ticket price comparison…

Location: 0.6 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

09
MAR
Mike The Mechanics
Ipswich Regent Theatre

Mike The Mechanics at Ipswich Regent Theatre in Ipswich on Thursday 09 March 2017. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest Mike The Mechanics tickets so weve done the legwork for you.Compare Ticketmaster…

Location: 0.6 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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: 25/05/2016 18:38:18