Spotlight Events in Ipswich
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Ipswich is a large town with numerous museums, cinemas, recreational centres, and schools. There's always quite a bit going on in this bustling town, and we're here to help you get started. Find out what's on Ipswich by browsing our detailed site for info about The Carnival of Animals, violin recitals, and country festivals. Don't forget to stop by Foxhall Stadium to watch the Witches cruise to victory.

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Remembering lost loved ones
  • Monday 4th December, 9:00am - Until Saturday 6th January, 5:00pm
Christmas can be a difficult time for many people who have lost someone special. View event
Sing Out Saturdays
For everyone who loves to sing: enter a stress-free zone and make some beautiful music with like-minded souls. We meet every third Saturday of the month. No experience needed. View event
Christmas at Landguard Fort
  • Saturday 16th December 12:00pm until 7:00pm
Felixstowe's BIG festive family treat! Come and enjoy Christmas at Landguard Fort. View event
Santa's Grotto at The Limeburners, Offton
  • Friday 22nd December, 12:00pm - Until Saturday 23rd December, 4:00pm
Come and visit Santa at The Limeburners, Offton. All proceeds go to Barking Pre-school, registered charity. View event
Flux Student Night Has Arrived!
Every Friday from 7pm – 8:30pm, Flux Freestyle Trampoline Park is open to students and students only! View event
New Years Eve party at Trinity Park
  • Sunday 31st December, 7:30pm - Until Monday 1st January, 1:00am Presents Suffolks biggest New Years Eve party, for the Tenth Year Running Playing soul, Motown,Disco and Party. View event
Dance & Physical Theatre Workshop with Tilted Productions
  • Tuesday 23rd January, 4:30pm
Join Tilted Productions for a unique dance and physical theatre workshop. You’ll be guided through playful, creative explorations in this workshop, based on the company’s new work. View event
ISSBA Meet the Members Networking Event
  • Wednesday 24th January 9:30am until 11:30am
Friendly networking with ISSBA at the New Wolsey Theatre View event
Constructions of Thin Air
  • Friday 26th January, 7:30pm
One moment intimately moving, another poignantly absurd, Constructions of Thin Air exposes the nature of our desire and refusal to belong. View event
The Knot
  • Friday 9th February, 7:30pm
Following The Happiness Project, which launched her company at DanceEast in 2016, Dutch-born Didy Veldman’s new production is The Knot, an examination of the social and personal significance of marriage... View event
Only Fools and Horses Comedy Dinner Show
  • Saturday 17th February 6:00pm until 11:00pm
Only Fools and Horses Comedy Dinner Show at Novotel Ipswich View event
U.Dance Regional Platform
  • Sunday 18th February, 7:30pm
Youth dance groups from all over the East of England come together for this spectacular event held at the University of Bedfordshire, to showcase the talent of young people in the region. View event
The Enormous Room
  • Friday 23rd February, 7:30pm
In The Enormous Room, the past is still present and memories collide with reality. Combining exquisite detail in movement with evocative text and design, the production takes the audience somewhere between... View event
Stopgap Dance Company Taster Workshop for Disabled Dancers
  • Saturday 24th February 11:00am until 12:30pm
Stopgap is holding a workshop for prospective Sg2 candidates, the company’s three-year training programme. Sg2 aims to support, develop and prepare emerging talent for contemporary dance career. View event
Sweetshop Revolution's International Women's International Women's Day Talk
  • Thursday 8th March, 6:00pm
Sally Marie will be talking and inviting discussion on women’s experiences of relationships across the last 300 years. View event
  • Friday 9th March, 7:30pm
BeautifuL encompasses movement & text, exploring love and sexuality from the point of view of women; what is fantasised about, desired and permissible within the complex web of social structures, expectations... View event
  • Friday 23rd March, 7:30pm - Until Saturday 24th March, 9:30pm
The multi-award winning Mark Bruce Company presents a striking dance theatre adaptation of Shakespeare’s Macbeth, a tragic descent into the darkest sides of human nature. View event
What The Moon Saw
  • Friday 13th April, 10:30am - Until Saturday 14th April, 1:30pm
Inspired by Hans Christian Andersen and re-imagined by 2Faced Dance Company, What The Moon Saw presents a magical journey through the night! View event
2Faced Family Fun Day
  • Saturday 14th April, 9:00am
Enjoy a day of activity for the whole family. The foyer will be alive with arts and crafts pre- and post-performance, including sock-dragon and moon mobile making. View event
Daughter, Daugther - Before I Met You
  • Friday 4th May, 7:30pm
Daughter, Daughter peers through the keyhole into the pervasive experience of fatherhood. A split moment and the world is unrecognisable. View event
Snowflake Ball
  • Friday 18th May 7:00pm until 11:59pm
Save the date! (fundraising for Home-Start in Suffolk) View event
An Audience with Simon Reeve
  • Saturday 29th September 7:30pm until 10:57pm
Regional Theatre Tour Sep-Nov 2018. Simon Reeve’s first-ever theatre tour will feature the world-famous TV journalist recount tales from over 15 years of travelling to the most remote and extreme corners... View event