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

22
NOV
Rendlesham Forrest Skywatch / Paranormal Event
Rendlesham Forrest

Join Trident Paranormal on our first event to the infamous Rendlesham Forrest Many people know it for the RAF Base that resides within where strange lights have been spotted over the Forrest arising speculation of U.F.O activity. We hope that we will…

Location: 11.3 milesaway
Category: Bizarre

TEL: 07812 566438
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22
NOV
Smirnoff's Big Night Out
Liquid and Envy, Colchester

Think BIG production and BIG entertainmentBig Night Out is all about transforming your local venue to something spectacular whether its the lasers of Ibiza or the gymnasts from the Circus. Big Night Out is famous for bringing you the biggest most spectacular…

Location: 15.4 milesaway
Category: Nightclubs

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22
NOV
The Noise Next Door UK Tour 2014
Colchester Arts Centre

After six sell out Edinburgh Festival runs to huge critical acclaim the UK's premiere improv comedy troupe The Noise Next Door will be touring the UK starting on 8th May 2014 and culminating on 21st December 2014. The Noise Next Door are…

Location: 15.7 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02072 843444
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23
NOV
Sunday Car Boot
Suffolk Car Boot at Stonham Barns

2 more car Boots this year left so make sure you dont miss the final two. Weather hasnt been great but weve managed to open still as we always do no matter the weather. The covered stalls are selling well because they…

Location: 9.4 milesaway
Category: Car Boot Sales

TEL: 07817 539168
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24
NOV
Rumours of Fleetwood Mac
Ipswich Regent Theatre

With their meticulously crafted instrumentals and tight harmonies Rumours of Fleetwood Mac bring back to the masses the classic hits of the legendary Fleetwood Mac.…

Location: 0.6 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

25
NOV
Shane Filan
Ipswich Regent Theatre

‐ watch Shane Filan live at Ipswich Regent Theatre in Ipswich Suffolk on the Tuesday 25 November 2014.Compare ticket prices and save on the best seats in the house…

Location: 0.6 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

27
NOV
Paul Carrack
Ipswich Regent Theatre

English singersongwriter and multi‐instrumentalist Paul Carrack has seen major music success as a band member and solo performer since the 1970s. Playing with Ace Roxy Music Squeeze Mike and the Mechanics he has also released…

Location: 0.6 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

29
NOV
Ghost Hunt with Ghost Hunt Live
Harwich Redoubt Fort

The ghost of a headless soldier is said to walk the grounds and other apparitions have been seen through many of the windows. Hot and cold spots are frequently felt whilst some visitors have reported being touched by unexplained hands. The sounds…

Location: 9.9 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

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29
NOV
Magic of the Beatles
Ipswich Regent Theatre

Magic of the Beatles appears live in Ipswich Suffolk at Ipswich Regent Theatre on Saturday 29 November 2014.For ticket prices to watch Magic of the Beatles at Ipswich Regent Theatre see the list of tickets available for Magic of the…

Location: 0.6 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

02
DEC
Jimmy Carr
Charter Hall

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: 15.7 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

04
DEC
Advent Carols by Candlelight Service
St Leonards Church

Join Christian Aid at our Carols by Candlelight services to celebrate Advent and learn about our partners work to improve maternal health in Kenya.We are pleased to welcome Stephen Ngugi from our Nairobi office who will be sharing stories of our partners…

Location: 16.6 milesaway
Category: Religious and Spiritual

TEL: 02075 232105
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10
DEC
Only Men Aloud
Ipswich Regent Theatre

As winners of the BBC's Last Choir Standing in 2008 Only Men Aloud have gone from strength to strength since their win. Based in Cardiff the group went on to win Classical Album of the…

Location: 0.6 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

13
DEC
RSPCA Christmas Boogie
Norbridge Social Club

Christmas party Live music from The Inviteddiscopoprock & festive numbers Bar; raffle; finger buffet. All proceeds to RSPCA Suffolk East & Ipswich branch. Advance tickets: £12 adults£6 children on the night: £14£7; buy online: http:www.ipswich‐rspca.org.ukOurEventsEventResults.html or…

Location: 1.4 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01449 614057
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19
DEC
Stonham Barns Christmas Circus
Stonham Barns

The World Famous Russells International CircusRoll up roll up to Britains greatest Circus. beware of imitations wait for Britains Best as Voted Best circus in the UK on 2 separate polls. sit back and be spell bound by this state of the…

Location: 9.4 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07752 218805
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24
DEC
The Thorns
Ipswich Corn Exchange

The Thorns appears live in Ipswich Suffolk at Ipswich Corn Exchange on Wednesday 24 December 2014.For ticket prices to watch The Thorns at Ipswich Corn Exchange see the list of tickets available for The Thorns.…

Location: 0.4 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

13
JAN
FREE taster session at the Stowmarket Rock Choir
OHS Community Centre

Your friendly local Stowmarket choir is run by singerpianist Adam Henrikson. The choir will be performing locally again soon so its a chance for you to join in sing and perform without pressure and under the supportive guidance of Adam. Rock Choir…

Location: 12.9 milesaway
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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14
JAN
FREE taster session at the Colchester Rock Choir
Brinkley Grove Primary School

The Colchester Rock Choir is led by vocal teacher Daniel Ribbits. The Colchester branch is part of the unique national singing family that is Rock Choir. Whilst retaining our focus on Colchester community causes and events all the local Essex choirs come…

Location: 13.6 milesaway
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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14
JAN
FREE taster session at the Ipswich/Kesgrave Rock C
Main Hall, Gorseland Primary School

The Kesgrave Rock Choir is led by singerpianist Adam Henrikson. We are the local community choir with the national reputation ‐ join the Kesgrave Rock Choir and experience the singing phenomenon that Will Smith described as Fantastic. Whilst retaining our community spirit…

Location: 4.9 milesaway
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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15
JAN
FREE taster session at the Ipswich Rock Choir
Loraine Victory Hall

Your friendly local Ipswich choir is run by choir leader Adam Henrikson. The Ipswich branch is part of the unique national singing family that is Rock Choir. Whilst retaining our focus on Ipswich community causes and events the local branches of Rock…

Location: 2.6 milesaway
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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07
FEB
Slow Club
Colchester Arts Centre

Slow Club at Colchester Arts Centre in Colchesteron Saturday 07 February 2015. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest Slow Club tickets so weve done the legwork for you.Compare Ticketmaster Viagogo…

Location: 15.7 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

08
FEB
Charlie Simpson
Colchester Arts Centre

Charlie Simpson has long and varied career behind him despite being just twenty‐six. He began as a teenager with pop band Busted a highly successful act with huge sales and two Brit Awards that paved…

Location: 15.7 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

10
FEB
Collabro
Ipswich Regent Theatre

Collabro at Ipswich Regent Theatre in Ipswich on Tuesday 10 February 2015. 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

24
FEB
Australian Pink Floyd
Regent Theatre Ipswich

Australian Pink Floyd is the band to see when it comes to Pink Floyd tributes. More than just an average cover band Aussie Pink Floyd meticulously strives to recreate the ground‐breaking work of the iconic…

Location: 0.6 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

24
FEB
The Australian Pink Floyd
Ipswich Regent Theatre

With Pink Floyds immense discography that spans numerous genres its no surprise that the famous acid rockers from the 60s still have a massive following. However given that their last album was 1994s The Division…

Location: 0.6 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

24
FEB
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

24
FEB
The Australian Pink Floyd Show VIP
Ipswich Regent Theatre

The Australian Pink Floyd Show VIP at Ipswich Regent Theatre in Ipswich on Tuesday 24 February 2015. Youve all heard of horror stories of getting scammed by ticket touts havent youWell BritEvents have come up with the perfect solution ‐…

Location: 0.6 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

25
FEB
Al Murray One Man One Guvnor
Ipswich Regent Theatre

Al Murray One Man One Guvnor at Ipswich Regent Theatre in Ipswich on Wednesday 25 February 2015. Whats the best thing about going to watch Al Murray One Man One Guvnor liveIts knowing that youve got the best seats at…

Location: 0.6 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

10
MAR
Katherine Jenkins
Ipswich Regent Theatre

Katherine Jenkins first rose to stardom in 1998. She is a hugely popular Welsh Mezzo soprano and classical musician. Jenkins graduated with honours from the Royal Academy of Music then worked as a freelance singing…

Location: 0.6 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

08
APR
Blue
Ipswich Regent Theatre

Blue at Ipswich Regent Theatre in Ipswich on Wednesday 08 April 2015. We search the UKs top ticket companies for the best seats at the best prices so you dont have to so you can watch Blue live in the knowledge that…

Location: 0.6 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

09
APR
Michael Ball
Ipswich Regent Theatre

Michael Ball Britains leading musical theatre star multi‐platinum recording artist TV and radio presenter and Olivier Award winner has announced that he will be hitting the road once more across the length and breadth of…

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: 22/11/2014 04:48:58