What’s On September

September 2021

Until Wed 22nd Sept

Power of Stories, From folklore to fake news, people have told stories for thousands of years. Three iconic costumes from Marvel Studios’ Black Panther will be woven into a patchwork of storytelling traditions – Christchurch Mansion.

Until Mon 27th Sept

Brick History – family friendly journey through famous historical moments, all imagined in LEGO bricks.  Adults £5; Children & Cons £4; Family (2 adults + 2 children) £14. The Hold, Fore St, Ipswich. Book tickets www.suffolkarchives.co.uk

Until Sat 30th Oct

Afterness, 10 renowned artists respond to Orford Ness with new sculpture, drawing, poetry, audio and more. In collaboration with the National Trust. For more information www.artangel.org.uk/project/afterness/

Wed 1st Sept

Lady J’s Musical Marvels, Two Sisters Arts Centre, High Rd, Trimley St Mary, 7.30pm. Box office 01394 279613

Roadmap to Net Zero – a Zero Carbon Tour. The Hold, Fore St, Ipswich. 07867 426679 for info or see  www.planetmark.com 

Talk: Heraldry, fascinating insight into this little known topic by Peter Durrell of Suffolk Heraldry Soc. At The Salvation Army Citadel, 558 Woodbridge Rd, Ipswich from 7.30pm. £2 members, non members £2.50

Thurs 2nd Sept

The Rosina Hepburn Trio, Two Sisters Arts Centre, High Rd, Trimley St Mary, 7.30pm. Box office 01394 279613

Guided Walk: Waterfront at War. Meet 2.15pm at Suffolk Archives, The Hold (near to the University on the Waterfront), £4pp, booking not essential.
www.suffolkarchives.co.uk/public-events-programme/walks/ http://Ipswichtourguides.org.uk/

Fri 3rd-Sun 5th Sept

The Maverick Festival, the UK’s first and finest Americana music festival, set at Easton Farm Park,
www.maverickfestival.co.uk.

Fri 3rd Sept

WAMFest – Women in Arts & Music Launch Party at Two Sisters Arts Centre, Trimley with Big Mama Funk. For more information go to
www.wamfestfelixstowe.art tickets available at
www.ticketsource.co.uk/WAMFest

Sat 4th Sept

WAMFest – Women in Arts & Music  a day of literature, art  and music to suit all tastes at The Orwell Hotel and The Triangle. Felixstowe. For more information go to
www.wamfestfelixstowe.art tickets available at
www.ticketsource.co.uk/WAMFest

Sun 5th Sept

Handmade Craft Fair, iao Guide Dogs, Felixstowe Leisure Centre, Sea Rd,  Felixstowe, 10-4pm, entry by donation

Tues 7th Sept

East Ipswich Camera Club meet at The Tower Hall, Broadlands Way, Rushmere St Andrew, Ipswich, IP4 5SU. Meetings 7.30-10pm. New members are always welcome. More info www.eastipswichcameraclub.co.uk

Anglia Business Exhibition. 25th anniversary of the Anglia Business Exhibition – our region’s most prestigious B2B event. Trinity Park Conference Centre, 10am-5pm. See www.angliabusinessexhibition.com to pre-book

Guided Walk: Northern Highlights. Meet 2.15pm at Suffolk Archives, The Hold (near to the University on the Waterfront), £4pp, booking not essential.
www.suffolkarchives.co.uk/public-events-programme/walks/  or http://Ipswichtourguides.org.uk/

Scrabble and other board games, Ipswich Oddfellows, 37 High St, Ipswich, £2 at 2pm. 01473 251867

Thurs 9th Sept

Guided Walk: Come Over Stoke. Meet 2.15pm at Suffolk Archives, The Hold (near to the University on the Waterfront), £4pp, booking not essential.
www.suffolkarchives.co.uk/public-events-programme/walks/  or http://Ipswichtourguides.org.uk

Fri 10th Sept

Friday Night Jazz with Jazzvibe, Two Sisters Arts Centre, High Rd, Trimley St Mary, 7.30pm. Box office 01394 279613

Sat 11th-Sun 12th Sept 

Life Arts 21st Annual Woodbridge Mind Body Spirit, Community Hall, Woodbridge on – 10am-5pm both days. Adults: £3.50 (£5 for both days), Concessions: £3.00 (£4 for both days), 16 and under FREE. For further Information visit www.lifearts.co.uk

Sat 11th Sept

Bumper Sale of Jigsaws. Time to restock for the winter! Ipswich Oddfellows, 37 High St, Ipswich from 11am. 01473 251867

Sun 12th Sept

The Glenn Miller Orchestera conducted by Ray McVay, Felixstowe Spa, 3pm, www. spapavilion.uk

Sat 11th – Mon 20th Sept

Heritage Open Days, some of Suffolk’s top architectural treasures will be open up to the public for FREE over two weekends in September. A great chance to explore the county’s treasures! Various locations see website www.heritageopendays.org.uk

Sat 11th Sept

Shakatak – The 40th Anniversary Tour. Felixstowe Spa, 7.30pm, www. spapavilion.uk

Tues 14th Sept

Guided Walk: Exceptional Listed Buildings. Meet 2.15pm at Suffolk Archives, The Hold (near to the University on the Waterfront), £4pp, booking not essential. www.suffolkarchives.co.uk/public-events-programme/walks/ http://Ipswichtourguides.org.uk/

Thurs 16th Sept-Sat 9th Oct

Never Lost at Home, follow up to Our Blue Heaven, this brand new musical features a soundtrack of 1980’s hits played live. Options of watching via streaming in your own home or in person at The New Wolsey, for more information www.wolseytheatre.co.uk

Thurs 16th Sept

Guided Walk: Waterfront West. Meet 2.15pm at Suffolk Archives, The Hold (near to the University on the Waterfront), £4pp, booking not essential.
www.suffolkarchives.co.uk/public-events-programme/walks/ or  www.Ipswichtourguides.org.uk/

Fri 17th Sept

John Lydon – I could be wrong, The former Sex Pistol (Johnny Rotten) talks about his explosive life – www.ipswichtheatres.co.uk

The Story of Doo-Wop, Two Sisters Arts Centre, High Rd, Trimley St Mary, 7.30pm. Box office 01394 279613

Sat 18th Sept

Stowmarket Modern School Reunion, for pupils who commenced between 1963 – 65. This long awaited event is due to take place on Saturday 18th September 2021, between 7.30pm – 11.30pm at the Cedars Hotel, Stowmarket. Tickets are £10 and can be obtained, with further information, from Barry Turner, mobile 07789 168430.

The Drifters 2021 Tour. Classic hits from the last six decades, Felixstowe Spa, 7.30pm,
www. spapavilion.uk

Sun 19th Sept

What’s It All About? – John Courtenay, Ipswich-born comedian and musician Jon Courtenay is the first ever Golden Buzzer act to win Britain’s Got Talent.  – www.ipswichtheatres.co.uk

Singer-Songwriter Peter Hepworth, Two Sisters Arts Centre, High Rd, Trimley St Mary, 7.30pm. Box office 01394 279613

Mon 20th Sept

Online Talk, “Martlesham Heath – from The Royal Flying Corps to The Jet Age” organised by the Alde Valley Suffolk Family History Group at 7.30pm. Members free others £3. Pre-register at https://avsfhg.org.uk/events/book/ or for more info call Angela Skelcher on 01728 830949.

Tues 21st Sept

Guided Walk: Westside Story. Meet 2.15pm at Suffolk Archives, The Hold (near to the University on the Waterfront), £4pp, booking not essential. www.suffolkarchives.co.uk/public-events-programme/walks/ http://Ipswichtourguides.org.uk/

Wed 22nd Sept

Suffolk Wildlife Trust – Stowmarket “A Triple Celebration”. 16 yrs of the Stomarket group, 60 years of the Trust and First Meeting for more than a Year! Refreshments and Quiz. Admission £2.50. Stowupland Village Hall, 7.30pm. Contact John Thompson 01449 676471

Thurs 23rd Sept

Guided Walk: Docklands East. Meet 2.15pm at Suffolk Archives, The Hold (near to the University on the Waterfront), £4pp, booking not essential. www.suffolkarchives.co.uk/public-events-programme/walks/ http://Ipswichtourguides.org.uk/

Fri 24th Sept

T-Rextasy – The Greatest Hits Tour. Felixstowe Spa, 8pm, www.spapavilion.uk

Fri 24th Sept

James Hyland’s Mad Hatters Tea Party, Two Sisters Arts Centre, High Rd, Trimley St Mary, 7.30pm. Box office 01394 279613

Sat 25th Sept

The American Four Tops Show. Felixstowe Spa, 7.30pm, www. spapavilion.uk

Sun 26th Sept

Community Yard Sale – Hadleigh, 9am-1pm. For more information and a map of the sales around Hadleigh visit www.clarkesevents.uk. Maps also available from Ansell Centre Market Place on the day

Christina Johnston – Musicals Medley, Two Sisters Arts Centre, High Rd, Trimley St Mary, 7.30pm. Box office 01394 279613

Tues 28th Sept

Guided Walk: Heart of Ipswich. Meet 2.15pm at Suffolk Archives, The Hold (near to the University on the Waterfront), £4pp, booking not essential. www.suffolkarchives.co.uk/public-events-programme/walks/ http://Ipswichtourguides.org.uk/

Thurs 30th Sept

Guided Walk: Story of the Waterfront. Meet 2.15pm at Suffolk Archives, The Hold (near to the University on the Waterfront), £4pp, booking not essential. www.suffolkarchives.co.uk/public-events-programme/walks/ http://Ipswichtourguides.org.uk/

Jetsam Ukulele Band,  Woodbridge Library,  7.30pm-9pm

Jazz with the Unity Organ Trio, Two Sisters Arts Centre, High Rd, Trimley St Mary, 7.30pm. Box office 01394 279613

Updated: 06/09/21