Events for

Halesworth Scarecrow Festival

Organised by: Halesworth Christmas Lights
Venue: Halesworth - various venues link
Annual event, taking place throughout the coming week, raising funds for Halesworth Christmas Lights (Switch-On date is Saturday 23rd November). Come and view the many and varied scarecrows on show and nominate your favourite.
In addition there are two town Treasure Trails - alphabet letters hidden in shop window displays which spell out fairy tale titles, and a search for golden pumpkins whose letters spell out the name of a childrens' book. Cash prizes plus the winner of the fairy tale titles will switch on the Halesworth 2019 Christmas lights.
Ticket Details: Treasure Trail entry forms £1 each, available from Halesworth Library
To know more about Halesworth or for accommodation in the area go to https://www.halesworth.net
 

Amazing Autumn Wildlife at RSPB Minsmere

Organised by: RSPB
Venue: RSPB Nature Reserve, Minsmere IP17 3BY link
Event lasts approx three hours. BOOKING ESSENTIAL. Discover what makes Minsmere such a special place to visit in autumn as our guides show you some of our wildlife and historical highlights. We’ll look for migrant birds as they arrive, depart or simply pass through, as well as late insects and flowers and perhaps the odd mammal.
Ticket Details: Adults £11.25, RSPB members £9, children £5.60, RSPB Wildlife Explorers £4.50
Who to Contact: 01728 648301 BOOKING ESSENTIAL
To know more about Walberswick or for accommodation in the area go to https://www.explorewalberswick.co.uk
 
– 15:00

Fabric Sale

Venue: Village Hall, Hall Road, Wenhaston IP19 9EP link
Free entry but doors open at 10:30am to first 50 wishing to pay £2 admission.
Fabric for sale on rolls, lengths, patchwork squares, scraps. Old curtains, vintage linens, wool, haberdashery. Sewing machines. Cafe. Cakes for sale. Craft stalls. All proceeds to St.Elizabeth Hospice.
Ticket Details: Free entry but doors open at 10:30am to first 50 wishing to pay £2 admission.
To know more about Wenhaston or for accommodation in the area go to https://www.wenhaston.net
 
– 16:00

Tour of Southwold Lighthouse

Organised by: Southwold Millennium Foundation
Venue: Southwold Lighthouse, Stradbroke Road, Southwold IP18 6LW link
Southwold Lighthouse provides a waymark for vessels navigating the east coast and guides vessels making for Southwold Harbour. On selected dates tours of Southwold Lighthouse are organised by Southwold Millennium Foundation under licence from the Corporation of Trinity House, take approximately 30 minutes, and are on the hour and half hour. To climb the tower there is a minimum height restriction of 1.1 metres tall.
Ticket Details: Adult £4, Child 16 years and under £3, Family of 2 adults + up to 3 children £12. CASH ONLY PLEASE.
To know more about Southwold or for accommodation in the area go to https://www.exploresouthwold.co.uk
 

EPP Film Evening - ROCKETMAN (15)

Organised by: Southwold Film Society
Venue: Electric Picture Palace, Blackmill Road, Southwold IP18 6 link
Doors open 7pm for 7:15pm start. Musical extravabanza with a brilliant Taron Egerton and Jamie Bell in entertaining biopic about Elton John. 2019. 121mins.
Southwold Film Society membership required @ £10 a year or £3 for a film season, phone Box Office for details and for bookings. All seats bookable in advance to SFS members and their guests. This Autumn Season is from October 18th - December 28th. Tickets: Stalls £6 or £7/Circle £8/Royal Box £15. Evening includes Interval, Organ and National Anthem.
Ticket Details: See text. 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
 

DAVID GOWER : On The Front Foot

Organised by: Southwold Arts Centre
Venue: St. Edmund's Hall, Cumberland Road, Southwold IP18 6JP link
The legendary former England cricket Captain is extending his Spring tour through to Autumn due to popular demand. Often described as one of the most stylish left-handed batsmen of all time, the blond-haired 80s bombshell promises to share his thoughts on this years Cricket World Cup and The Ashes, both of which are being battled out on home soil.
Expect tales from captaining his national team to victory in the Ashes as well as memories flying that Tiger Moth over Queensland.
Ticket Details: Ticket price £23 (Booking Fee may apply)
Who to Contact: Box Office: 01502 722572
To know more about Southwold or for accommodation in the area go to https://www.exploresouthwold.co.uk