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May 2018

Events throughout May 2018

Please note some of the events might be subject to an entrance fee, availability or restrictions e.g. child’s age.  Please refer to the relevant website for more information.

Daily
Greene King Brewery Tours
10 minutes from The Ickworth
www.greenekingshop.co.uk/brewery-tours
See how real beer is brewed using natural ingredients and traditional brewing methods.

Wednesdays and Saturdays each week
Bury St Edmunds Market
One of the most successful traditional street markets in the country from artisan food and drink to crafts and all in-between!

Saturday each week
Wyken Vineyard
20 minutes from The Ickworth
www.wykenvineyards.co.uk/farmers-market
The Wyken Farmers’ Market is about farmers, producers, bakers, makers, friends and family.

Every Saturday
Adult Park Run
15 minutes from The Ickworth
www.parkrun.org.uk/burystedmunds/
Enjoy the 5km timed run for adults

Every Sunday
Junior Park Run
15 Minutes from The Ickworth
www.parkrun.org.uk/burystedmunds-juniors/
Enjoy the 2km timed run for juniors

The Apex and the Theatre Royal; take a look at the shows coming up, there’s plenty to choose from and for all tastes, from plays to concerts:
www.theapex.co.uk/whats-on
www.theatreroyal.org/upcoming

Suffolk Wildlife Trust
20 minutes by car    
www.suffolkwildlifetrust.org
There are many fun and intersting activities and special events for adults and children to enjoy at Bradfield Woods and Lackford Lakes, the nearest reserves to The Ickworth, check the website for more information.

All month
About Bury St Edmunds Tours
www.burystedmundstourguides.org
Secrets, stories and scandals are yours for the asking on the daily official historic walking tour of Bury St Edmunds.

Various dates
Newmarket Races
30 minutes from The Ickworth
Enjoy the thrill at the horse races at one of the most prestigious courses in the country.

5th to 7th May 2018
Kentwell Hall
30 minutes from The Ickworth
www.kentwell.co.uk
Celebrate May Day at their liveliest event of the year; music, dancing, plays and processions. The whole family will be completely entertained.

5th to 7th May
West Stow Anglo Saxon Village
20 minutes from The Ickworth
www.weststow.org/whats-on
Spotlight on the Dark Ages

12th May
West Stow Anglo Saxon Village
20 minutes from The Ickworth
www.weststow.org/whats-on
The Anglo-Saxon origins of The Lord of the Rings story are explored

18th to 27th May 2018
Bury St Edmunds Festival
www.buryfestival.co.uk
Ten days of great music, theatre, film and exhibition.

26th to 28th May 2018
West Stow Anglo Saxon Village
20 minutes from The Ickworth
www.weststow.org/whats-on
Come to West Stow Anglo-Saxon Village and meet members of Ealdfaeder as they demonstrate the healing arts and talk about herbs & food.

26th to 28th May
Duxford Airshow
40 minutes from The Ickworth
www.iwm.org.uk/events/iwm-duxford/airshows
Experience the thrills in the sky above, and enjoy the fun on the showground below at the Spring Bank Holiday weekend Duxford Air Festival.

26th to 28th May
Kentwell Hall
30 minutes from The Ickworth
www.kentwell.co.uk
Come and enjoy all of their time-periods at one event - from Neolithic to the 1970s in the space of a single day!

27th to 28th May 2018
Bury St Edmunds Whitsun Fayre
10 minutes from The Ickworth
Come and enjoy the fun of the fayre! There will be so much to do and see, from the beach on The Traverse to food and drink stalls.

30th and 31st May 2018
Suffolk Show
40 minutes from The Ickworth
www.suffolkshow.co.uk
Enjoy the country show to celebrate agriculture and farming life.