Bury Festival

Various venues in Bury St Edmunds

Bury Festival 2020

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2021 Festival cancelled; 2022 Festival dates to be confirmed

Regrettably the 2021 Bury St Edmunds Festival has been cancelled.

To be the first to hear about the 2022 Festival, sign up to the Bury Festival emailing list. In the meantime, stay safe everyone!

Bury Festival gives us an opportunity each year to enjoy a wide range of music and other art forms in venues and spaces all around the town. 

Bury St Edmunds is a vibrant town with plenty of arts and culture on offer throughout the year, and the festival draws much of that together in a wonderful concentration and celebration of activity.

We are extremely grateful for the continued generous support of the funders, sponsors and the festival friends, alongside the ongoing commitment from volunteer stewards and helpers, the Blue Badge Guides and everyone involved at all the venues and other locations. The festival wouldn’t be possible without them.

For more information about the Bury Festival, visit the Bury Festival website.

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Dragon Fest

Dragon Fest is an annual event hosted by West Stow Anglo-Saxon Village

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Festival of Sport

OurBuryStEdmunds organise an annual Festival of Sport to encourage the county to get active.

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Heritage Open Days

Heritage Open Days is an annual event featuring a number of historic sites opening their doors for visitors to explore – for free!

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Open Air Film Festival

This Summer, in partnership with Pop Up Pictures, West Suffolk Council brings an Open Air Film Festival to Bury St Edmunds… 3 days of open air movies and street food in the beautiful Abbey Gardens!

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Suffolk Walking Festival

The Suffolk Walking Festival is an annual event that takes place in May and June across the county.

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Theatre in the Parks

If you go down to the woods this Summer, you’re sure of a big surprise… as the fantastic Heartbreak Productions bring outdoor theatre to West Stow Country Park! Not content to stop there, they’re also, returning to Bury St Edmunds’ beautiful Abbey Gardens with yet more open-air theatre!, , So pack a picnic, bundle up a picnic blanket, or a camping chair, and dress for the, weather… all the world’s a stage, after all!

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Whitsun Fayre

The OurBuryStEdmunds Whitsun Fayre celebrates the Spring Bank Holiday.

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