November - December Events
Southwold is truly magical during the winter, particularly in the festive period. Fireworks light up the sky and people wrap up warm for an evening stroll on the beach after dinner. There are lots of events happening in Southwold in the lead up to Christmas such as Christmas Lights Evenings and fairs. Southwold is lovely destination for a relaxing holiday out of season. Why not have a look at our November and December events below to find out more…
Heveningham Hall Fireworks Spectacular - Saturday 5th November 2016
A spectacular evening for the family to mark the anniversary of Guy Fawkes Gunpowder Plot. There will be a funfair, live music from The Counterfeit Stones, bar and refreshments including fish & chips, BBQ, hog roast, candy floss, mulled wine and much more. More information is available at www.suffolk-fireworks.co.uk (image by David Andrews).
Bonfire Night at Southwold Sailing Club - Saturday 5th November 2016
Hosted at The Sailing Club along Blackshore there will be refreshments, food, bonfire, fireworks and more.
Way With Words Festival - 10th - 14th November 2016
The annual Way With Words Literature Festival will return to Southwold again this year. Ideal for those who are book lovers and wish to take some time out in the perfect picturesque setting.
Christmas Craft Fayre at The Hotel Victoria, Lowestoft - Sunday 13th November 2016
The Hotel Victoria host a Christmas Craft Fayre with stalls of homemade gifts. Why not start your Christmas shopping and buy a unique gift for a friend or loved one? Entry is free.
Beccles Beer Festival - 18th - 20th November 2016
Join the celebration of ales, lagers and cider all within a 30 mile radius of Beccles. Live music, soft drinks and food available.
Beccles Christmas Lights Switch On - Friday 25th November 2016
Visit Beccles and join in the Christmas Lights Switch On excitement!
Southwold Christmas Lights Switch On - Saturday 26th November 2016
Southwold Christmas Lights Switch On is a fabulous place to be with family or friends. If you're in the mood for the festivities why not come along and watch Santa turn on the lights in our beloved town.
Reydon Christmas Lights Switch On - Saturday 3rd December 2016
Huddle together at Reydon Corner and watch the magical lights switch on and the nativity scene light up! Featuring entertainment from The Sole Bay Singers, Christmas Carols and much more.
Beccles Pantomime – 23rd December 2016 - 1st January 2017
A pantomime to be enjoyed by all - hosted at the Beccles Public Hall.
Christmas Day Swim - Southwold Beach under Gun Hill
Come along and join in the fun on Christmas Day with a charity swim. For those not wanting to brave the cold come along and cheer them on!