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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

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

25
OCT
Omid Djalili Iranalamadingdong
Ipswich Regent Theatre

Omid Djalili Iranalamadingdong at Ipswich Regent Theatre live Comedy on Saturday 25 October 2014 in Ipswich Suffolk.To compare ticket prices for the Omid Djalili Iranalamadingdong event at Ipswich Regent Theatre see the list of ticket companies.…

Location: 0.6 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

26
OCT
Sunday Car Boot
Suffolk Car Boot at Stonham Barns

Another Sunday and hopefully a Sunny Sunday. Last week we still had good numbers despite the early rain because we always open and we also have the covered stalls. Text to book these or just turn up from 8am.If you have the…

Location: 9.4 milesaway
Category: Car Boot Sales

TEL: 07817 539168
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02
NOV
Jools Holland
Ipswich Regent Theatre

Julian Miles Holland OBE DL was founder member of the band Squeeze but began his solo career as a pianist singer composer and band leader in the late 70s. In 1978 he co‐hosted The Tube…

Location: 0.6 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

06
NOV
Frank Skinner Man In A Suit
Ipswich Regent Theatre

Frank Skinner Man In A Suit at Ipswich Regent Theatre in Ipswich on Thursday 06 November 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…

Location: 0.6 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

07
NOV
Alan Davies
Ipswich Regent Theatre

After more than a decade since his last stand‐up show and following a hugely successful tour of Australia in 2011 Alan Davies the much‐loved star of iconic television series such as Jonathan Creek and QI…

Location: 0.6 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

07
NOV
Alan Davies Little Victories
Ipswich Regent Theatre

Following the sell out success of his long‐awaited return to stand up Alan Davies returns with his highly anticipated follow up show Little Victories.Much lauded as resident dunderhead on QI or the charming but reticent…

Location: 0.6 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

09
NOV
Ross Noble
Ipswich Regent Theatre

Northumbrian lad Ross Noble is a familiar face to most of us who watch celebrity quizzes like Have I Got News for You etc. His stand‐up routines are exceptional with most of his material being…

Location: 0.6 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

09
NOV
Ross Noble Tangentleman
Ipswich Regent Theatre

Geordie Stand‐Up Ross has been performing since he was smuggled in to his local comedy club at the age of 15. Licensing laws meant that immediately after his slot he had to leave through the…

Location: 0.6 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

14
NOV
An Evening With Noel Fielding
Ipswich Regent Theatre

Tickets for An Evening With Noel Fielding at Ipswich Regent Theatre on the Friday 14 November 2014 are bound to sell out fast ‐ to watch An Evening With Noel Fielding live at Ipswich Regent Theatre see our list of ticket comparison…

Location: 0.6 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

14
NOV
Chris Ramsey
Colchester Arts Centre

Fresh from a complete sell‐out twice extended 2012 tour multiple appearances on Celebrity Juice and 8 Out of 10 Cats and a starring role in BBC Two's Hebburn Chris embarks on a brand new tour…

Location: 15.7 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

14
NOV
Noel Fielding
Regent Theatre Ipswich

Noel Fielding will be performing live Comedy at Regent Theatre Ipswich on the Friday 14 November 2014 in Ipswich Suffolk.Buy tickets for Noel Fielding online.…

Location: 0.6 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

15
NOV
The Comedy Club Colchester
Charter Hall

Host Comedian ‐ Joey PageJoey has a sonic imagination and a twinkle in his eyeNoel FieldingJoey Page has spent the last few years bouncing around the comedy circuit supporting the likes of Josie Long Noel Fielding John Richardson and Simon…

Location: 14.9 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01206 282020
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15
NOV
Katherine Ryan
Colchester Arts Centre

Katherine has appeared as a guest on numerous panel shows including 8 OUT OF 10 CATS and NEVER MIND THE BUZZCOCKS she is also due to appear on Q.I. later in the year. She also…

Location: 15.7 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

16
NOV
The Stylistics
Corn Exchange Ipswich

After the Spinners and the OJays the Stylistics were the leading Philly soul group produced by acclaimed producer Thom Bell.Of all their peers the Stylistics were one of the smoothest and sweetest soul…

Location: 0.6 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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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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

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

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

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: 24/10/2014 04:48:46