April - May Events
Spring has certainly sprung! April and May are the perfect months to visit Southwold and discover its true beauty with many events taking place to celebrate Easter and the arrival of the Easter bunny! It’s the perfect time of year to visit this seaside town and beat the summer visitors to some of our top attractions. Find out what’s happening in April and May in our beloved town below.
Top Trumps - Biodiversity Rules at Africa Alive - 1st - 17th April 2017
Join in all the fun at Africa Alive during the Easter holidays! Don't miss the Top Trumps Trail! As part of EAZA’s ‘Let It Grow’ campaign Africa Alive will be exploring the rich web of biodiversity – from the local to the global, from the miniscule to the massive.
Easter Egg Hunt at Snape Maltings - Easter Sunday (16th April) 2017
Snape Maltings is popular with all the family this Easter weekend! For the kids you can pick up a trail map and head around the site in search for some lovely chocolate Easter eggs. Whilst at Snape Maltings you can take a look at the homeware shop, relax at the cafe and enjoy the lovely surroundings.
Alde Valley Spring Festival 2017 - 22nd April - 21st May 2017
Where: Great Glemham. The Alde Valley Spring Festival returns for 2017 with the theme which celebrates art, landscape, farming and much more. Events not to be missed include festival talks, farm suppers and the Big Spring Picnic.
Beccles Antiques Street Market - Sunday 30th April 2017
Visit the Beccles Antiques Street Market – back for another year and taking place over the bank holiday weekend. The market consists of quality antiques and collectables such as furniture, silver, china, linen, jewellery, books, clocks, retro and vintage design and decorative items. Alongside the market there will be a hog roast on offer, ice cream, tea and coffee. There is free entry to this event.
The Suffolk Walking Festival 2017 - 13th May - 4th June 2017
With its diverse landscape and abundance of wildlife, Suffolk is a stunning county for a walking holiday. Enjoying its 10th anniversary, The Suffolk Walking Festival celebrates the joy of being outdoors in our stunning county. There are over 100 walks available to take part in and range from family friendly pushchair accessible walks to challenge walks of 10 miles or more.