March 2019

  1. Beginners Yoga - Lunchtime Class

    Wednesday 20th March 2019
    Wednesday 27th March 2019

    “Preventative do-it-yourself medicine in your lunch hour!” A new 45 minute lunch time class run by the Self Centre at The Apex, designed to allow you enough time to complete the class and grab a bite ...
    £7 - 1pm
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  2. The Syd Lawrence Orchestra

    Wednesday 20th March 2019

    The “Best Big Band in the Land” is back for 2019 and their explosive new show is better than ever!
    £23, U25s £5 - 7.30pm
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  3. Fisherman's Friends

    Thursday 21st March 2019

    This event is now sold out. Please call the Box Office on 01284 758000 to be added to the waiting list...
    £27 - 7.30pm
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  4. The Ghostly & Macabre Walk

    Friday 22nd March 2019

    Want to see some of the more bizarre and macabre corners of Bury St Edmunds and the Great Churchyard? Want to hear tales of ghostly apparitions, spectres and monks? Want to be chilled to the core in a...
    £6 - 6.30pm
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  5. Nowton Park Star Party

    Friday 22nd - Saturday 23rd March 2019

    Explore the wonders of the night’s sky at Nowton Park. Join members of the Athenaeum Astronomy Association who will introduce specific aspects of the night sky in March.
    Adult £5, Child £3 - 7pm
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  6. Seth Lakeman

    Friday 22nd March 2019

    This event is now sold out. Please call the Box Office on 01284 758000 to be added to the waiting list...
    £26 - 7.30pm
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  7. Crafts & Gifts at The Apex

    Saturday 23rd March 2019

    Local exhibitors offer a great selection of handmade crafts & unique gifts at The Apex, Bury St Edmunds. A warm and friendly craft & gift shopping experience!
  8. Impressionist Painting Course

    Saturday 23rd March 2019

    If you like colourful paintings, particularly in the style of the Impressionists, this will be the course for you.
  9. The Crafty Foxes 'Batik a Scarf' Workshop

    Saturday 23rd March 2019

    Batik a scarf and take away on the day on this craft-a-noon adult workshop with the Crafty Foxes.
    £35 - 2pm
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  10. EAChO and Fairhaven Singers

    Saturday 23rd March 2019

    With a world premiere by Jonathan Dove Programme: Beethoven – Mass in C, Mozart Symphony No 35 ‘Haffner’, world premiere of Jonathan Dove’s ‘Sappho sings’.
    £21 - 7.30pm
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  11. Salmon Chanted Evening

    Saturday 23rd March 2019

    Classical cabaret by international soloists duo Philip Salmon and Dominique Thiebaud.
  12. The Emergers Cathedal Takeover

    Saturday 23rd March 2019

    The Emergers are joined by a host of special guests for an evening of escapism in St Edmundsbury Cathedral.
    £15 - 6pm
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  13. Willow Weaving Workshop

    Sunday 24th March 2019

    Learn the process of willow weaving from park rangers and construct a beautiful structure perfect for growing sweet peas, beans and other climbing plants and vegetables.
    £15 - 9am & 1pm
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  14. Adults Willow Workshop

    Sunday 24th March 2019

    A chance to make your own willow obelisk for Sweet Peas, Clematis or other garden climbers.
    £21 - 10am
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  15. Mayor's Charity Concert

    Sunday 24th March 2019

    The Voice Squad perform a huge range of songs from the Beach Boys to Justin Timberlake, from John Lennon to Destiny’s Child with a smattering of Gospel and show tunes thrown in.
    £13, U14s £11 - 3pm
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  16. An Evening with John Illsley

    Monday 25th March 2019

    Dire Straits, Music & Memories.
    £24 - 7.30pm
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  17. Mixed Ability Yoga

    Tuesday 26th March 2019

    Emily’s Mixed Ability Vinyasa class, covers various postures and flows while integrating basic breathing and meditation techniques to improve energy and release any build-up of tension you may have ac...
    £8 - 5.45pm-6.45pm
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  18. John Etheridge's Sweet Chorus

    Tuesday 26th March 2019

    2019 marks the 20th anniversary of John Etheridge’s Sweet Chorus debut album.
    £19 - 7.30pm
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  19. Postnatal Yoga

    Wednesday 27th March 2019

    From 6 weeks post birth come along with your beautiful baby and learn to gently help bring your body back from pregnancy.
    £8 - 11.15am - 12.15pm
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  20. Woman to Woman. - POSTPONED

    Friday 29th March 2019

    Postponed due to illness, rescheduled for 21st June 2019.
  21. Chantel McGregor

    Friday 29th March 2019

    Chantel’s previous gigs at The Apex have been pretty special and it is great to be inviting her back again.
    £15 in advance, £17 on the door - 8pm
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  22. Neanderthals & Us

    Saturday 30th March 2019

    How close are we to Neanderthal people? The latest archaeological techniques can tell us.
    £15, £10 - 12pm
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  23. Mother's Day Gift Making Crafty Workshop

    Saturday 30th March 2019

    This event is now sold out. Please call the Box Office on 01284 758000 to be added to the waiting list...
    £10 - 2pm
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  24. Johnny Cash Roadshow

    Saturday 30th March 2019

    The only show to be endorsed by the Cash family is back on top form with a brand new production for 2019.
    £25 - 7.30pm
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  25. Brahms’ Ein Deutsches Requiem

    Saturday 30th March 2019

    Stowmarket Chorale perform Ein Deutsches Requiem at United Reformed Church, Stowmarket.
  26. The Real Middle Earth Tour

    Sunday 31st March 2019

    Find out about the links between Tolkien and the Anglo-Saxon world on a guided tour from a member of the Tolkien Society and a Middle Earth enthusiast.
    £20, Concessions £10 - Various times
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April 2019

  1. Feast of Fiddles

    Monday 1st April 2019

    Silver Jubilee Tour.
    £22.50 - 7.30pm
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  2. Mixed Ability Yoga

    Tuesday 2nd April 2019
    Tuesday 9th April 2019
    Tuesday 23rd April 2019
    Tuesday 30th April 2019

    Emily’s Mixed Ability Vinyasa class, covers various postures and flows while integrating basic breathing and meditation techniques to improve energy and release any build-up of tension you may have ac...
    £8 - 5.45pm-6.45pm
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  3. Music From Stage and Screen

    Wednesday 3rd April 2019

    An evening of Dance and Music inspired by musical theatre, performed by students from The Bury Trust Schools.
    £9, Concessions £6 - 7pm
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  4. Seann Walsh: After This One, I’m Going Home

    Thursday 4th April 2019

    This event is now sold out. Please call the Box Office on 01284 758000 to be added to the waiting list...
    £16 - 8pm
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  5. Photography: An Introduction

    Friday 5th April 2019

    Learn the basics of photography in the beautiful surroundings of Brandon Country Park.
    £15 - 10.30am
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  6. National Youth Jazz Orchestra: Three Nations Under One Groove

    Friday 5th April 2019

    The UK’s National Youth Jazz Orchestra join forces with its German and Dutch counterparts (BuJazzO and NJJO) for an evening of exceptional music-making from the leading lights of Europe’s next generat...
    £18 - 7.30pm
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  7. Springo Bingo

    Saturday 6th - Monday 22nd April 2019

    Play bingo with a difference!
  8. Spring Trail

    Saturday 6th - Monday 22nd April 2019

    Follow the trail around Nowton Park and test your knowledge with our Spring Trail.
  9. Easter Bunny Prize Trail

    Saturday 6th - Friday 26th April 2019

    Come along to Brandon Country Park, follow the trail and solve the clues to collect your prize!
  10. Bury Bach Choir: Bach - St Matthew Passion

    Saturday 6th April 2019

    For this performance of Bach’s St Matthew Passion, the choir will be joined by six soloists of international standing, by Boy Choristers of St Edmundsbury Cathedral (Director of Music: James Thomas) a...
    £26, £21, £16 - 6.30pm
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  11. Upbeat Contemporary Choir

    Saturday 6th April 2019

    We are delighted to welcome back the extremely popular Upbeat Contemporary Choir, in concert and raising funds for Teenage Cancer Trust.
    £13.50 - 7pm
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  12. Wild Saturdays: Night Safari

    Saturday 6th April 2019

    Experience the dark side of Brandon Country park on a night-time odyssey of astronomy, wildlife encounters and sensory adventure.
    £10 - Various times
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  13. Cavern Beatles 2019

    Sunday 7th April 2019

    This show is a magical history tour through the works of the greatest pop music phenomenon, The Beatles.
    £24 - 7.30pm
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  14. The Amazing Bubble Man

    Monday 8th April 2019

    From square bubbles to rocket bubbles, tornado bubbles to flying saucer bubbles, the Amazing Bubble Man conjures shrieks of laughter and gasps of amazement from all ages.
    £13.50, U14s £11, Family Ticket £41 - 11.30am & 2pm
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  15. Saba Douglas-Hamilton

    Tuesday 9th April 2019

    Join Saba Douglas-Hamilton, the highly acclaimed elephant conservationist and wildlife TV presenter for an evening of exciting animal stories and behind the scenes tales of life in Kenya.
    £23.50 - 7.30pm
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  16. Photography: Young Photographers

    Wednesday 10th April 2019

    Young photographers will love this fun workshop with lots of tips and tricks to improve their photography.
    £7.50 - 10.30am
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  17. Postnatal Yoga

    Wednesday 10th April 2019
    Wednesday 17th April 2019
    Wednesday 24th April 2019

    From 6 weeks post birth come along with your beautiful baby and learn to gently help bring your body back from pregnancy.
    £8 - 11.15am - 12.15pm
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  18. Beginners Yoga - Lunchtime Class

    Wednesday 10th April 2019
    Wednesday 17th April 2019
    Wednesday 24th April 2019

    “Preventative do-it-yourself medicine in your lunch hour!” A new 45 minute lunch time class run by the Self Centre at The Apex, designed to allow you enough time to complete the class and grab a bite ...
    £7 - 1pm
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  19. Kite Making Workshop

    Wednesday 10th April 2019

    Let the rangers show you how to build a colourful kite, test fly it around the park and take it home to show off to all your friends.
    £6 per child
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  20. Heather Small

    Wednesday 10th April 2019

    We’re thrilled that Heather Small is coming to The Apex.
    £29.50 - 8pm
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  21. Nowton Park Forage

    Thursday 11th April 2019

    Enjoy a walk around Nowton Park and learn some of the things you can eat and some of the things to avoid, discover a whole variety of wild food.
    £5 per child - 10am
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  22. Eggciting Activities

    Friday 12th April 2019

    Join the park ranger at the Engine House for some fun egg related activities, including egg decorating, rolling and a mini egg hunt.
    £3 per child - 10.30am
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  23. Booze & Brushes Paint Night

    Friday 12th April 2019

    A fun paint night while enjoying a drink or two with friends!
    £25 - 7pm
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  24. Fastlove - A Tribute to George Michael

    Friday 12th April 2019

    Direct from London's West End, this is the world's favourite George Michael tribute show.
    £26 - 7.30pm
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  25. Spring Forage

    Saturday 13th April 2019

    Enjoy a walk around Nowton Park and learn how to identify and forage for a whole variety of wild food.
    £20 - 9.45am
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  26. Crafts & Gifts at The Apex

    Saturday 13th April 2019
    Saturday 27th April 2019

    Local exhibitors offer a great selection of handmade crafts & unique gifts at The Apex, Bury St Edmunds. A warm and friendly craft & gift shopping experience!
  27. IPMS West Suffolk - Open Day 2019

    Saturday 13th April 2019

    Join us at Odd Fellows Hall, Bury St Edmunds on 13 April where a model collection of various scales and types will be on display.
  28. Strictly Saturdays

    Saturday 13th April 2019

    Dump the shopping and come dancing at The Apex in the upstairs bar! Ballroom, Latin and Rock & Roll - just turn up and join in! Strictly Saturdays runs from 2.30pm-4.30pm one Saturday a month - check ...
  29. Fleetwood Bac & Too Petty

    Saturday 13th April 2019

    Fleetwood Bac are the world’s best Fleetwood Mac tribute band, endorsed by Mick Fleetwood himself, they are the only Mac tribute to authentically replicate the classic ‘Rumours’ line-up.
    Standing £19, Seats £21 - 8pm
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  30. Lollypops and Moptops

    Sunday 14th April 2019

    A non-stop hit after hit 50s & 60s show starring The Dreamers, The Temple Brothers and Buddy Walker as Buddy Holly.
    £19.50 - 1.45pm
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  31. Fat Cat Comedy Club

    Sunday 14th April 2019

    Bury St Edmunds' great monthly comedy night at The Apex!
    £12 - 8pm
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  32. Grandpa Magic

    Monday 15th April 2019

    Magic, music, stories and fun with Grandpa Magic. Former Primary Head teacher, currently children’s author and regular visitor to local Primary schools.
    £10 per child - 10.30am
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  33. Going Potty

    Tuesday 16th April 2019

    Come along to Brandon Country Park and go potty gathering items in the orchard and use them to decorate a pot.
    £4 per child - 10.30am
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  34. Amazing Easter Egg Hunt

    Wednesday 17th - Thursday 18th April 2019

    The Easter Bunny has hidden all of his Easter eggs in the Nowton Park Maze... can you find them?
    £4 per child - Various times
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  35. The Velveteen Rabbit

    Wednesday 17th April 2019

    Join us at Moyse's Hall Museum for a performance of ‘The Velveteen Rabbit’ adapted from the book by Margery Williams.
    £5 - 5pm
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  36. Sooty's Magic Show

    Thursday 18th April 2019

    Izzy wizzy let's get busy! Sooty is back in a brand-new show with guaranteed giggles for the whole family.
    Adult £13, Child £11, Family Ticket £42 - 11am & 2.30pm
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  37. The C3 Church's Easter Concert

    Friday 19th April 2019

    This Easter, The C3 Church present their Easter Concert at The Apex. Join us for a child-friendly, entertaining experience. It’s an all-singing, all-dancing, completely dramatic concert, telling the E...
  38. Harmonica Workshop

    Saturday 20th April 2019

    Harmonica phenomenon Steve Lockwood’s harmonica workshops at The Apex, Bury St Edmunds are very popular. The workshops are suitable for harmonica players of all abilities - including complete beginner...
    £30 - 12noon-3.30pm
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  39. Introducing Archery Course

    Saturday 20th April 2019

    This 3 hour course is the longer and more advanced part delivered by an Archery GB instructor, based at West Stow.
    £30 - 1pm
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  40. East Town Park Easter Egg Hunt

    Saturday 20th April 2019

    Easter fun for all the family - find the hidden tokens in the park, with a chocolate egg for every child and lots of special prizes.
  41. Brand New Heavies

    Saturday 20th April 2019

    Pioneers of the London acid jazz scene, The Brand New Heavies’ unique mix of jazz, funk and soul has lit up the UK music scene for well over two decades.
    £28.50 - 8pm
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  42. Thelnetham Windmill Open Days

    Monday 22nd April 2019

    The mill will be open 11am-4pm on all days and wind permitting the sails will be turning. There will be guided tours throughout the day.
  43. Tom Paxton & The DonJuans

    Monday 22nd April 2019

    Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award winner and US folk icon, Tom Paxton, returns to the UK to perform shows with very special guests, Grammy winning singer/songwriter duo The DonJuans - Don Henry and Jo...
    £29.50 - 7.30pm
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  44. Gretchen Peters

    Tuesday 23rd April 2019

    With her band and the Southern Fried String Quartet
    £29.50, £25.50 - 8pm
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  45. Francis Rossi: I Talk Too Much

    Wednesday 24th April 2019

    This event is now sold out. Please call the Box Office on 01284 758000 to be added to the waiting list...
    £26, VIP £33.50 - 7.30pm
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  46. Some Kinda Wonderful - The Music of Stevie Wonder

    Thursday 25th April 2019

    ‘Some Kinda Wonderful’ celebrates the life-time genius of Stevie Wonder, with mesmeric vocalist, Noel McCalla, the award-winning saxophonist, Derek Nash, and a band of world-class musicians.
    £24 - 7.30pm
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  47. Only Fools The (cushty) Dining Experience

    Friday 26th - Saturday 27th April 2019

    This fully immersive, brand new show transports audiences to The Nags Head to meet the pride of Peckham in a night of eating, wheeling and dealing.
    £50 - 7.30pm & 1pm
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  48. The East Anglian Game & Country Fair

    Saturday 27th - Sunday 28th April 2019

    We welcome world class events and attractions to the show each year.
  49. Fruhlingsfest Bury St Edmunds

    Saturday 27th April 2019

    Deutschfest have teamed up with a German brewery to bring you a selection of the finest Frühlingsfest beer, as well as traditional street food and entertainment set amongst decor that will transport y...
  50. Graham Kendrick – Fly The Banner

    Saturday 27th April 2019

    With several decades of song writing under his belt, and having penned some of the world’s best known worship songs, Graham Kendrick leads us on a captivating musical journey.
    £17 - 7.30pm
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  51. Longbow Experience

    Sunday 28th April 2019

    A one hour Longbow taster session at the Anglo-Saxon Village with Arnor Archery. This session is a much shorter version of the Longbow Course delivered by an Archery instructor, based at West Stow.
    £20 - 1pm
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  52. Midge Ure

    Sunday 28th April 2019

    This event is now sold out. Please call the Box Office on 01284 758000 to be added to the waiting list...
    £22 - 7.30pm
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May 2019

  1. Postnatal Yoga

    Wednesday 1st May 2019
    Wednesday 8th May 2019
    Wednesday 15th May 2019
    Wednesday 22nd May 2019
    Wednesday 29th May 2019

    From 6 weeks post birth come along with your beautiful baby and learn to gently help bring your body back from pregnancy.
    £8 - 11.15am - 12.15pm
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  2. 28th CAMRA Beer & Cider Festival

    Wednesday 1st - Saturday 4th May 2019

    Welcome to the 28th East Anglia Beer & Cider Festival - putting the fun back into a beer festival! This year we’ve doubled in size with a bigger venue and more beer, more cider, more bars and more sea...
  3. Beginners Yoga - Lunchtime Class

    Wednesday 1st May 2019
    Wednesday 8th May 2019
    Wednesday 15th May 2019
    Wednesday 22nd May 2019
    Wednesday 29th May 2019

    “Preventative do-it-yourself medicine in your lunch hour!” A new 45 minute lunch time class run by the Self Centre at The Apex, designed to allow you enough time to complete the class and grab a bite ...
    £7 - 1pm
    Buy Now
  4. Photography: A Manual Masterclass

    Friday 3rd May 2019

    Enjoy a masterclass in manual photography at Brandon Country Park and learn to take your camera out of Auto.
    £15 - 10.30am
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  5. Charity Art Exhibition and Sale

    Saturday 4th - Monday 6th May 2019
    Saturday 11th - Sunday 12th May 2019

    St Mary’s Church, Tuddenham St Mary will be hosting its third charity art exhibition and sale, sponsored by local company Allen Newport Ltd.
  6. Wild Saturdays: Spring Wild Food Taster

    Saturday 4th May 2019

    Learn about wild edible plants found in the woods and parkland; with identification tips, guidance and sampling as we go.
    £12 - 10.30am
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  7. Tubular Bells for Two

    Monday 6th May 2019

    Two ambitious musicians play over twenty instruments to bring Mike Oldfield’s classic hit Tubular Bells to life in a unique theatrical performance.
    £28.50 - 7.30pm
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  8. Wet Wet Wet VIP Sound Check Experience

    Tuesday 7th May 2019

    This amazing opportunity will allow you to go behind the scenes and watch Wet Wet Wet prepare for that night’s show at their Sound Check. Not only will you get access to the band’s Sound Check where ...
    £55 - 4pm
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  9. Mixed Ability Yoga

    Tuesday 7th May 2019
    Tuesday 14th May 2019
    Tuesday 21st May 2019
    Tuesday 28th May 2019

    Emily’s Mixed Ability Vinyasa class, covers various postures and flows while integrating basic breathing and meditation techniques to improve energy and release any build-up of tension you may have ac...
    £8 - 5.45pm-6.45pm
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  10. Wet Wet Wet Show

    Tuesday 7th May 2019

    Wet Wet Wet are Graeme Clark, Tommy Cunningham, Neil Mitchell and Kevin Simm.
    £26 - 7.30pm
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  11. Ian Waite & Vincent Simone: The Ballroom Boys

    Wednesday 8th May 2019

    Strictly Come Dancing favourites Ian Waite and Vincent Simone are joining forces in 2019 with their brand new production: The Ballroom Boys.
    VIP £55, Standard £30 - 7.30pm
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  12. Photography: A Close-Up View

    Friday 10th May 2019

    Take a closer look at Brandon Country Park and learn some new photography skills and techniques in this macro photography workshop.
    £15 - 10.30am
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  13. Crooners

    Friday 10th May 2019

    This rip roaring comedy musical has been wowing audiences with its witty and exhilarating show full of satirical energy, hilarious one liners, laugh out loud silliness and superb musical numbers.
    £24 - 7.30pm
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  14. Harmonica Workshop

    Saturday 11th May 2019

    Harmonica phenomenon Steve Lockwood’s harmonica workshops at The Apex, Bury St Edmunds are very popular. The workshops are suitable for harmonica players of all abilities - including complete beginner...
    £30 - 12noon-3.30pm
    Buy Now
  15. Archery Experience

    Saturday 11th May 2019

    A one hour family archery taster session with Arnor Archery. This session is the introductory part of a series delivered by an Archery GB instructor, based at West Stow.
    £15 - 1pm
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  16. Thelnetham Windmill Open Days

    Sunday 12th May 2019
    Monday 27th May 2019

    The mill will be open 11am-4pm on all days and wind permitting the sails will be turning. There will be guided tours throughout the day.
  17. So You Think You Know About Dinosaurs?

    Sunday 12th May 2019

    So You Think You Know About Dinosaurs is the hit stage show starring dinosaur aficionado Dr Ben Garrod.
    Adult £14.50, Child £12, Family £48 - 3pm
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  18. Fat Cat Comedy Club

    Sunday 12th May 2019

    Bury St Edmunds' great monthly comedy night at The Apex!
    £12 - 8pm
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  19. David Gower: On The Front Foot

    Monday 13th May 2019

    The former England cricket Captain is taking off (not in a Tiger Moth) on a UK theatre tour.
    £21 - 7.30pm
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  20. King of Pop

    Tuesday 14th May 2019

    This incredible production stars the world’s leading MJ tribute artist Navi who is joined on stage by Michael Jackson’s iconic female guitarist - Jennifer Batten.
    £24 - 7.30pm
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  21. Rick Wakeman

    Thursday 16th May 2019

    This event is now sold out. Please call the Box Office on 01284 758000 to be added to the waiting list...
    £28 - 7.30pm
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  22. Lady Windermere's Fan

    Friday 17th May 2019

    The day of Lady Windermere’s birthday party, and all is perfectly in order. Until her friend Lord Darlington plants a seed of suspicion. Is her husband having an affair?
  23. Booze & Brushes Paint Night

    Friday 17th May 2019

    A fun paint night while enjoying a drink or two with friends!
    £25 - 7pm
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  24. The Puppini Sisters

    Friday 17th May 2019

    Regarded as the world’s leading close-harmony group, The Puppini Sisters count Prince Charles, The Manhattan Transfer and Michael Bublé amongst their fans.
    £27.50, U25s £5 - 7.30pm
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  25. Sara Dowling sings Judy Garland

    Friday 17th May 2019

    Recently rated as “one of the best jazz singers this country has” by London Jazz News, Sara brings her own unique nuance, sensitivity and swing to the repertoire associated with Hollywood legend Judy ...
    £15 - 8pm
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  26. Homity

    Friday 17th May 2019

    Homity are Ian and Michelle Wright, who are former residents of Suffolk, but now live in Lincolnshire. Great harmonies, skilful guitar and whistle playing, and of course some great original songs.
    £6 - 8pm
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  27. Street Theatre

    Saturday 18th May 2019

    A host of street theatre performers who will delight you, amaze you and put a smile on your face! And guess what……it’s all free!
  28. Walk: Hysterical Bury St Edmunds

    Saturday 18th May 2019

    An hour of hysterical historical (and sometimes hidden) stuff to do and see.
    £7, U25s £5 - 11am
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  29. An Ideal Husband

    Saturday 18th May 2019

    A new production of the Rolls-Royce of English comedies, Oscar Wilde’s An Ideal Husband, directed by Jonathan Church, remains an entertaining and still topical play bringing an act of political sin in...
  30. Longbow Experience

    Saturday 18th May 2019

    A one hour Longbow taster session at the Anglo-Saxon Village with Arnor Archery. This session is a much shorter version of the Longbow Course delivered by an Archery instructor, based at West Stow.
    £20 - 1pm
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  31. Hervey at the Court of George II

    Saturday 18th May 2019

    Both shocking and funny, Hervey is based on the memoirs of the King and Queen’s Vice-Chamberlain, Lord Hervey of Ickworth, a waspish and witty aristocrat desperate to make his mark as a statesman.
    £12.50 - 7pm
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  32. Clare Teal and her BIG Mini Big Band

    Saturday 18th May 2019

    Award winning jazz vocalist and Radio 2 presenter Clare Teal and her BIG Mini Big Band go from strength to strength bringing you more exhilarating swing and sparkling melodies.
    £26, U25s £5 - 7.30pm
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  33. Ceilidh: The Bounty Hounds

    Saturday 18th May 2019

    Local folk/rockers The Bounty Hounds join forces with highly accomplished accordionist Anne and experienced caller Gill to present a high energy evening of ceilidh dancing.
    £12 - 8pm
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  34. Festival Eucharist

    Sunday 19th May 2019

    For the Festival Eucharist this year, the Celebrant and Preacher will be The Dean of St Edmundsbury, the Very Rev'd Joe Hawes. St Edmundsbury Cathedral Choir will sing Haydn’s Missa Sancti Nicolai ac...
  35. Walk: Brackland - The Long & Short of it

    Sunday 19th May 2019

    Enjoy the chance to explore the hidden secrets of this quaint area of the town. Historic people, dens of iniquity, buildings of intrigue, a place of survival.
    £10, U25s £5 - 10.30am
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  36. Songbook Sundays: May 2019

    Sunday 19th May 2019

    Award-winning, multi-lingual singer Georgia Mancio celebrates the Brazilian composer genius Antonio Carlos Jobim.
    Various prices - 11.30am
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  37. The Importance of Being Earnest

    Sunday 19th May 2019

    A new production of one of the funniest plays in English, Oscar Wilde’s The Importance of Being Earnest, throws love, logic and language into the air to make one of theatre’s most dazzling firework di...
  38. Introducing the Longbow Course

    Sunday 19th May 2019

    This course at the Anglo-Saxon Village provides an introduction into the fascinating history of the English longbow along with an opportunity to use these iconic items.
    £40 - 1pm
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  39. Suffolk Philharmonic Orchestra

    Sunday 19th May 2019

    Suffolk’s fully professional Philharmonic Orchestra returns with a programme of grandeur and reflection, with Mahler in his more intimate mood, and Tchaikovsky at his most imposing.
    £39, £33, £27, £20 - 4pm
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  40. Cathedral Choir

    Sunday 19th May 2019

    St Edmundsbury Cathedral Choir sing music by Bairstow, Fawcett, Hawes and Palestrina
    £6 - 5pm
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  41. Growl

    Sunday 19th May 2019

    National Youth Music Theatre return to the festival with a new work written by best-selling children’s author Timothy Knapman, and with music by Laurence Mark Wythe.
    £16, £13, £11, £8 - 8pm
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  42. Bury Folk Collective presents...

    Sunday 19th May 2019

    Bury Folk Collective present an intimate concert featuring the best of folk music from East Anglian performers.
    £9, U16s free - 7.30pm
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  43. Joanna Eden & Chris Ingham: A 1970s Songbook

    Monday 20th May 2019

    A 1970s Songbook
    £10, U25s £5 - 12pm
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  44. Beowulf

    Monday 20th May 2019

    Written for soprano, choir, harp, keyboards and children’s choir, with strong folk-pop influences, and a gripping script from one of the authors of Have I Got News For You, Beowulf will entertain the ...
    £12, U25s £5 - 7pm
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  45. Tallis Scholars

    Monday 20th May 2019

    A welcome return by The Tallis Scholars and their director Peter Philips, with a programme of works by Renaissance composers that worked in the Sistine Chapel and wrote for the choir there.
    £27, £24, £18, U25s £5 - 7pm
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  46. Earl Okin: Musical Genius & Sex Symbol

    Monday 20th May 2019

    Musical beauty and genuine hilarity in one inimitable package.
    £14 - 7.30pm
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  47. George Harliono

    Tuesday 21st May 2019

    George Harliono comes to perform for us with a programme that includes Beethoven’s Appassionata sonata, as well as works by Liszt, Rachmaninov, Tchaikovsky and Chopin.
    £10, U25s £5 - 1pm
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  48. Swan Lake

    Tuesday 21st - Wednesday 22nd May 2019

    Swan Lake remains as one of the most enduring, moving and irreplaceable classical ballets due to its fantastical plot filled with romance, sorcery, and betrayal.
    £10.50-£26 - Various times
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  49. Dr John Cooper Clarke - The Luckiest Guy Alive

    Tuesday 21st May 2019

    Following publication of his new poetry book The Luckiest Guy Alive, John comes to Bury Festival as part of his worldwide tour.
    £28.50, £24.50 - 8pm
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  50. Late Night Concert: James Thomas

    Tuesday 21st May 2019

    St Edmundsbury Cathedral’s Director of Music will play Francois Couperin’s Messe des Couvents (Mass for the Convents) for organ with plainsong verses sung between movements.
    £6 - 10pm
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  51. Nigel Kennedy: Bach-Kennedy-Gershwin

    Wednesday 22nd May 2019

    Nigel Kennedy’s concert at the 2016 Bury Festival was something special and it is of course an enormous pleasure to be able to bring him back.
    £68, £58, £48, £38 - 7.30pm
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  52. Sarah Moule: The Tender Trap – Love, Marriage and All That Jazz

    Wednesday 22nd May 2019

    The Tender Trap - Love, Marriage and All That Jazz
    £14 - 7.30pm
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  53. Chris Wood

    Wednesday 22nd May 2019

    Chris Wood’s writing is permeated with love and wry intelligence, uplifting and challenging as he celebrates the sheer one-thing-after-anotherness of life.
    £20 - 8pm
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  54. Mark Crooks & Chris Ingham: A Rodgers & Hammerstein Collection

    Thursday 23rd May 2019

    A Rogers & Hammerstein Collection
    £10, U25s £5 - 1pm
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  55. Hexachordia: Greensleeves & Yellow Lace

    Thursday 23rd May 2019

    Early music trio, Hexachordia, presents a concert of music and readings inspired by style and fashion in sixteenth-century England.
    £10 - 6.30pm
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  56. Akenfield Now

    Thursday 23rd May 2019

    A talk by Dr John Gordon (University of East Anglia) on the work of Suffolk A-level students for the 'Akenfield Now' education project.
    £12 - 7pm
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  57. John Lill

    Thursday 23rd May 2019

    Unanimously described as one of the leading pianists of his generation, John Lill’s career spans over 55 years, during which time he has given over 4,000 concerts.
    £26, £22, U25's £5 - 7.30pm
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  58. Barbara Nice

    Thursday 23rd May 2019

    Join the Edinburgh Fringe’s favourite housewife Barbara Nice for an evening of proper good fun. Entrance price includes a complimentary raffle ticket!
    £10.50-£26 - 8pm
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  59. Artworks 20th Anniversary Exhibition

    Friday 24th - Wednesday 29th May 2019

    Artworks, a co-operative of 30 East Anglian artists, celebrates its 20th anniversary with this exhibition.
  60. Quintet-a-Tete

    Friday 24th May 2019

    This new quintet is led by two highly regarded young jazz musicians, trumpeter James Davison and trombonist Callum Au.
    £10, U25s £5 - 1pm
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  61. English Piano Trio

    Friday 24th May 2019

    Formed by three distinguished artists who are well known exponents of classical repertoire, the English Piano Trio is celebrating its 27th season.
  62. Aliens Love Underpants

    Friday 24th - Saturday 25th May 2019

    This zany and hilarious tale based on the best-selling children’s book is wonderfully brought to life on stage for the very first time.
    £10.50-£14, various times
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  63. George Hinchliffe's Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain

    Friday 24th May 2019

    Tap your toes with the royalty of the ukulele scene, the independent rock-stars of the “bonsai guitar”, who have plucked and sung, joked and whistled with Clean Bandit, Robbie Williams, Madness, Cat S...
    £27 - 7.30pm
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  64. Picante: Latin Jazz Night

    Friday 24th May 2019

    The six virtuoso musicians of Picante blew the roof off in 2017, delivering effervescent entertainment full of the life-affirming rhythms and excitement of authentic Latin Jazz.
    £16 - 8pm
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  65. Brooks Williams & Phil Richardson

    Friday 24th May 2019

    At the crossroads of blues and American roots music you’ll find guitarist Brooks Williams - a mean finger-picker and a stunning slide guitarist with a beautiful voice. Phil Richardson is a pianist w...
    £14 - 8pm
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  66. Walk: Beating the Bounds

    Saturday 25th May 2019

    This tour will determine the popular boundary of the Abbey of St Edmundsbury. Bury St Edmunds was once called St Edmunds Bury or Burg meaning a fortified town, and before that it was Bedericesworth, o...
    £10, U25s £5 - 10.30am
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  67. James Campbell: The Funny World Of...

    Saturday 25th May 2019

    A stand-up comedy show for children over 6, their parents and anyone who likes comedy without the rude words.
    £9 - 11.30am
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  68. Introducing Archery Course

    Saturday 25th May 2019

    This 3 hour course is the longer and more advanced part delivered by an Archery GB instructor, based at West Stow.
    £30 - 1pm
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  69. Kate Rusby

    Saturday 25th May 2019

    Of all the stars in Folk Music’s wondrous firmament few shine as brightly as Yorkshire’s Kate Rusby.
    £27 - 7.30pm
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  70. Brighouse & Rastrick Brass Band

    Saturday 25th May 2019

    Formed in 1881, as the Brighouse and Rastrick Temperance band, the band became a household name (minus the temperance) in 1977 with their recording of “Floral Dance” with Terry Wogan which held the No...
    £20, £15, U25s £5 - 7.30pm
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  71. Walk: A Sideways Look

    Sunday 26th May 2019

    Join us on this tour around the town, using novel standpoints, which will simultaneously surprise you, inform you and help you lift your gaze (safely) above head height!
    £10, U25s £5 - 10.30am
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  72. Duo Diez

    Sunday 26th May 2019

    Guitarist Dimitris Dekavallas and violinist Violeta Barrena met at the Royal Academy of Music as students, and a shared interest in playing Spanish, Ladino and Latin American classical music signalled...
    £10, U25s £5 - 1pm
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  73. The Real Middle Earth Tour

    Sunday 26th May 2019

    Find out about the links between Tolkien and the Anglo-Saxon world on a guided tour from a member of the Tolkien Society and a Middle Earth enthusiast.
    £20, Concessions £10 - Various times
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  74. Chineke

    Sunday 26th May 2019

    Founded by the pioneering double bass player Chi-chi Nwanoku OBE, this orchestra performs throughout the UK and abroad to great acclaim fulfilling its mission to champion change and celebrate diversit...
    £26, £22, U25's £5 - 7.30pm
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  75. Ruby Wax, the Monk and the Neuroscientist

    Tuesday 28th May 2019

    'How to be Human' is the show you need to help you upgrade your mind as much as you’ve upgraded your iPhone.
    £23 - 7.30pm
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  76. Photography: Young Photographers

    Wednesday 29th May 2019

    Young photographers will love this fun workshop with lots of tips and tricks to improve their photography.
    £7.50 - 10.30am
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  77. Meet & Greet with Liverpool Legends

    Wednesday 29th May 2019

    Pre-show photos and autographs.
    Additional £36 - 6pm
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  78. An Audience With Liverpool Legends

    Wednesday 29th May 2019

    The ultimate evening of Liverpool Legends with John Aldridge, Ronnie Whelan and Steve McMahon on stage together, hosted by Jed Stone.
    £31 - 7.30pm
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  79. The Manfreds - Hits, Jazz & Blues Tour 2019

    Thursday 30th May 2019

    The '60s group Manfred Mann is now considered, more than ever, one of the finest and most respected bands from that era.
    £24.50 - 7.30pm
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  80. Albert Lee

    Friday 31st May 2019

    It is a pleasure to be welcoming Albert Lee back to The Apex as part of his 75th birthday tour.
    £26 - 7.30pm
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