Make the most of the cold winter weather by enjoying a festive day out. Suffolk comes alive around the Christmas period, and the streets are filled with quaint Christmas stalls and glowing Christmas lights. Have a look at some events which you must attend near our holiday lodges in Suffolk.
Craft and Gift Fair, Bury St Edmunds
You can get your hands on a great selection of handmade decorations and unique gifts this Christmas. Take a stroll to the Apex in Bury St Edmunds to visit this fair. It will be taking place on the 24th – 27th November from 10:00am. You will be sure to find the perfect gift as there are around 300 stalls to explore. Delicious street food will be on offer as well as mulled wine to warm you up.
Christmas Market, Ipswich
Ipswich will be holding their annual Christmas market on the 9th-11th of December. Full of fun, entertainment and stalls, the fair brings a true festive feel to everyone who attends. Hot drinks, amazing street food and lively street entertainment will be available.
Christmas Craft and Design Fair, Long Melford
With over 40 stalls attending, this event will offer visitors a unique choice of beautifully designed and handmade gifts. Jewellery, soaps, pottery and cards will all be available to purchase, and it will be the perfect opportunity to pick a present for someone who is difficult to buy for. There will be homemade cakes served with tea in vintage teacups. This market will take place on November of 19th and is free entry.
Christmas Craft Market and Light Switch On
Felixstowe offers a traditional Christmas craft fayre and market for all ages. Father Christmas will be making an appearance to entertain the kids, enjoy a day out by the sea with a great selection of crafts and food stalls to explore. The Mayor will also be making an appearance for the annual Christmas Light switch on. Stop by on the 26th of November, 10:00am – 6:00pm.
Giant Christmas Craft and Gift Fayre, Copdock
At the Copdock Christmas fayre there are over 60 stalls to stroll around. You will find locally made crafted gifts, and refreshments that are served all day – and even a Sunday lunch! This event is open on the 13th of November 10:00am – 4:00pm, and is £1 to enter.