Events for

– 16:00

Antiques Street Market

Venue: Thoroughfare and Market Place, Halesworth link
Today Thoroughfare will be closed to traffic and filled with stalls for this long-established event which raises funds for various charities.
To know more about Halesworth or for accommodation in the area go to https://www.halesworth.net
 

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
 
– 16:00

Textiles Pop-up

Venue: Village Hall, Lowestoft Road, Reydon near Southwold IP18 6RF link
Taking place daily, Saturday 26th – Monday 28th August 10:00am – 4:00pm. Fabrics with Glenroy Designs, featuring Friends of Southwold Library with: Craft and Art Book Stall, General Book Stall, Tea, Coffee and Cakes. 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
 
– 11:00

Baby Bounce and Tot Rock, at Southwold Library

Venue: Southwold Library, North Green, Southwold IP18 6AT link
Music, rhymes, singing and dancing for babies and toddlers.
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
 
– 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
 
– 15:30

Grand Bank Holiday Fundraising Event

Venue: Alfred Corry Museum, Southwold Harbour (by public car park) link
Taking place 26th, 27th and 28th August, with the Green Elastic Band performing sea shanties at 2pm Sunday 27th. Stalls include Tombola, New DVDs Christmas cards, Books, Bric-a-brac, etc. ALL WELCOME.
To know more about Southwold or for accommodation in the area go to https://www.exploresouthwold.co.uk
 
– 12:15

Storytime, at Southwold Library

Venue: Southwold Library, North Green, Southwold IP18 6AT link
Stories, crafts and colouring for 7s and unders.
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
 
– 17:00

Steam Up at Reydon

Organised by: Reydon Christmas Lights
Venue: 1 Covert Terrace, Reydon, Southwold IP18 6HX
Taking place on both Saturday 26th and Sunday 27th August, a Steam Up of the East Suffolk Light Railway, courtesy of Rosie and Philip Burkhil. Funds raised will benefit Reydon Christmas Lights.
To know more about Southwold or for accommodation in the area go to https://www.exploresouthwold.co.uk
 
– 14:30

Craft Activities and Stories for Children, at Halesworth Library

Venue: Halesworth Library, Bridge Street, Halesworth IP19 8AB link
Drop in and join in the fun. All ages are welcome, and it’s free!
Who to Contact: Halesworth Library 01986 875095
To know more about Halesworth or for accommodation in the area go to https://www.halesworth.net
 
– 13:00

Childrens Fun Group, at Southwold Library

Venue: Southwold Library, North Green, Southwold IP18 6AT link
Crafts, games, puzzles and fun for 7-12s.
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

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