Events for

Minsmere @ 70 Wildlife Walk

Organised by: RSPB
Venue: RSPB Nature Reserve, Minsmere IP17 3BY link
Explore the seasonal sights and sounds at Minsmere, discover some of our amazing wildlife and learn about key moments in Minsmere's 70-year history during this guided walk with our friendly and knowledgeable guides. Walk lasts approx three hours. ***Places are limited so booking is essential*** Children must be accompanied at all times.
Ticket Details: Price: Adults £8, children £4 plus normal reserve entry fees for non-members. BOOKING ESSENTIAL
Who to Contact: Telephone: 01728 648281
To know more about Walberswick or for accommodation in the area go to https://www.explorewalberswick.co.uk
 
– 16:00

Open Day at STEAMWORKS

Organised by: Southwold Railway Trust
Venue: STEAMWORKS, Blyth Road, Southwold IP18 6AZ link
The SteamWorks site in Blyth Road lies adjacent to the 1879 Southwold Railway trackbed and close to the site of Southwold Station. Just ten minutes' walk from the town centre, it is where The Southwold Railway Trust volunteers are working on locomotives and rolling stock, with the aim of re-creating the experience of travelling on the 3-foot gauge Southwold Railway (operated 1879-1929). Open Days are taking place on selected dates in July and August - come and see how this recently acquired site is being transformed, the 3-foot gauge steam engine Scaldwell, the Blyth Valley Light Railway (a 7.25 inch railway), and learn more of what the Trust is achieving. Refreshments available. Shop. All Welcome.
Ticket Details: Donations appreciated
To know more about Southwold or for accommodation in the area go to https://www.exploresouthwold.co.uk
 
– 13:00

Tour of Southwold Lighthouse

Organised by: Southwold Millennium Foundation
Venue: Southwold Lighthouse, Stradbroke Road, Southwold IP18 6LW link
Tours of Southwold Lighthouse take place on selected dates between April and October and are organised by Southwold Millennium Foundation under licence from the Corporation of Trinity House. PLEASE NOTE minimum height requirement of 1.1 metres tall to climb the tower. Last tour this session is at 12:30pm. NB-Please telephone in advance for group bookings of ten or more people.
Ticket Details: Adult £4, child £3 (minimum height 1.1 metres). Family Ticket for 2 adults and up to 3 children £12
Who to Contact: 01255 245156
To know more about Southwold or for accommodation in the area go to https://www.exploresouthwold.co.uk
 
– 16:00

Friends of Southwold Library Boozy Book Sale

Venue: Adnams Cellar and Kitchen Courtyard, Southwold
Huge number of drink themed books for sale, great for you or a gift for a loved one. All funds towards supporting Southwold Library.
Who to Contact: Southwold Library 01502 722519
To know more about Southwold or for accommodation in the area go to https://www.exploresouthwold.co.uk
 
– 16:00

Church Tower Open Today

Venue: St Andrews church, Main Street, Walberswick IP18 6UN
At St Andrews church, Walberswick. Wonderful views. Over 12s only. Sensible shoes required.
To know more about Walberswick or for accommodation in the area go to https://www.explorewalberswick.co.uk
 
– 16:00

Tour of Southwold Lighthouse

Organised by: Southwold Millennium Foundation
Venue: Southwold Lighthouse, Stradbroke Road, Southwold IP18 6LW link
Tours of Southwold Lighthouse take place on selected dates between April and October and are organised by Southwold Millennium Foundation under licence from the Corporation of Trinity House. PLEASE NOTE minimum height requirement of 1.1 metres tall to climb the tower. Last tour today is at 3:30pm. NB-Please telephone in advance for group bookings of ten or more people.
Ticket Details: Adult £4, child £3 (minimum height 1.1 metres). Family Ticket for 2 adults and up to 3 children £12
Who to Contact: 01255 245156
To know more about Southwold or for accommodation in the area go to https://www.exploresouthwold.co.uk
 

Southwold Summer Theatre - THE PRISONER OF ZENDA

Organised by: Southwold Summer Theatre
Venue: St. Edmund's Hall, Cumberland Road, Southwold IP18 6JP link
By Mark Sterling. Matinee performance. Rudolph Elphberg, is about to be crowned King of Ruritania. On the eve of his coronation, Rudolph disappears leaving the throne clear for his scheming half-brother, Michael. The King’s supporters are in despair until they stumble across Englishman Rudolph Rassendyll, who looks uncannily like him… Soon, Rassendyll is involved in high adventure. His quest: to save the kingdom, outwit Michael and rescue the Prisoner of Zenda! A swashbuckling tale of duty, deceit and derring-do based on the famous novel by Anthony Hope.
Performances 15th - 26th August (not Sunday).
Ticket Details: £11.00 - £13.00 - Box Office at St.Edmunds Hall open Mon-Fri noon-4pm
Who to Contact: Box Office 01502 722 572
To know more about Southwold or for accommodation in the area go to https://www.exploresouthwold.co.uk
 

EPP film evening - THE VICEROY'S HOUSE (12A)

Organised by: Electric Picture Palace, Blackmill Road, Southwold
Venue: Electric Picture Palace, Blackmill Road, Southwold IP18 6 link
Doors open 7pm for 7:15pm start. Hugh Bonneville, Gillian Anderson, Michael Gambon and Simon Callow in the story of Lord Mountbatten presiding over India's independence. 2017. 106 minutes. Southwold Film Society membership required @ £10 a year or £3 for a film season, phone Box Office for details. All seats bookable in advance.
Ticket Details: Stalls £7/Circle £8. Southwold Film Society membership required @ £10 a year or £3 for a film season, phone Box Office for info
Who to Contact: Box Office 07815 769565
To know more about Southwold or for accommodation in the area go to https://www.exploresouthwold.co.uk
 

Southwold Summer Theatre - THE PRISONER OF ZENDA

Organised by: Southwold Summer Theatre
Venue: St. Edmund's Hall, Cumberland Road, Southwold IP18 6JP link
By Mark Sterling. Rudolph Elphberg, is about to be crowned King of Ruritania. On the eve of his coronation, Rudolph disappears leaving the throne clear for his scheming half-brother, Michael. The King’s supporters are in despair until they stumble across Englishman Rudolph Rassendyll, who looks uncannily like him… Soon, Rassendyll is involved in high adventure. His quest: to save the kingdom, outwit Michael and rescue the Prisoner of Zenda! A swashbuckling tale of duty, deceit and derring-do based on the famous novel by Anthony Hope.
Performances 15th - 26th August (not Sunday).
Ticket Details: £14.00 / £15.00 / £16.00 / £17.50 / £18.00 - Box Office at St.Edmunds Hall open Mon-Fri noon-4pm
Who to Contact: Box Office 01502 722 572
To know more about Southwold or for accommodation in the area go to https://www.exploresouthwold.co.uk