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Bury St Edmunds events calendar

There's always a mixture of events going on in Bury St Edmunds, something to entertain every personality, whether you're after a live gig or a stand-up comedy event. See the list below to find the events in Bury St Edmunds to suit your entertainment needs.
Harry Panto and the chamber pot of secrets: Join our young magicians as they fight the dark lord in this spellbinding tale.

Monday 23rd October 2017

Harry Panto and the chamber pot of secrets: Join our young magicians as they fight the dark lord in this spellbinding tale.

Prepare to be spooked and watch outfor magic, as we are joined by Harry Potter and the Magical Pumpkin Patch. 11am - 3pm

Monday 23rd October 2017

Prepare to be spooked and watch outfor magic, as we are joined by Harry Potter and the Magical Pumpkin Patch. 11am - 3pm

Shear & Beer. Every Wednesday. 5 - 7pm. £10

Wednesday 25th October 2017

Shear & Beer. Every Wednesday. 5 - 7pm. £10

Bury St Edmunds Literature Festival. An Evening of Poets: Hosted by Poetry Aloud. 7pm

Wednesday 25th October 2017

Bury St Edmunds Literature Festival. An Evening of Poets: Hosted by Poetry Aloud. 7pm

Quiz. 2nd and 4th Wednesday of the month.

Wednesday 25th October 2017

Quiz. 2nd and 4th Wednesday of the month.

Bury St Edmunds Literature Festival. Writer's Cafe. 12pm

Wednesday 25th October 2017

Bury St Edmunds Literature Festival. Writer's Cafe. 12pm

Bury St Edmunds Literature Festival. Arty Mouse: 'Have A Go' Kids Art Session. Join for a colourful world of creativity. 11am

Wednesday 25th October 2017

Bury St Edmunds Literature Festival. Arty Mouse: 'Have A Go' Kids Art Session. Join for a colourful world of creativity. 11am

Bury St Edmunds Literature Festival. Julia Blake: Author Talk. 10am

Wednesday 25th October 2017

Bury St Edmunds Literature Festival. Julia Blake: Author Talk. 10am

Bury St Edmunds Literature Festival. Ann Kronbergs: George Orwell in Southwold. 3pm.

Thursday 26th October 2017

Bury St Edmunds Literature Festival. Ann Kronbergs: George Orwell in Southwold. 3pm.

Bury St Edmunds Literative Festival. The Norfolk Story Book; Reading, crafts and book signing with Isabelle King. 11am - 3pm

Thursday 26th October 2017

Bury St Edmunds Literative Festival. The Norfolk Story Book; Reading, crafts and book signing with Isabelle King. 11am - 3pm

Bury St Edmunds Literature Festival. Harry Sidebottom & Anthony Riches in conversation. 7pm

Thursday 26th October 2017

Bury St Edmunds Literature Festival. Harry Sidebottom & Anthony Riches in conversation. 7pm

Steve's Blues Band. Last Thursday of every month. 8pm.

Thursday 26th October 2017

Steve's Blues Band. Last Thursday of every month. 8pm.

Bury St Edmunds Literature Festival. Robert Halliday: Ghost Story Writers of Bury St Edmunds. 12pm

Thursday 26th October 2017

Bury St Edmunds Literature Festival. Robert Halliday: Ghost Story Writers of Bury St Edmunds. 12pm

Bury St Edmunds Literature Festival. Rupert Wallis: Creating a Character (workshop). 11am.

Friday 27th October 2017

Bury St Edmunds Literature Festival. Rupert Wallis: Creating a Character (workshop). 11am.

Bury St Edmunds Literature Festival. Dickens At The Angel: Readings from QuirkHouse Theatre Company. 10am - 11pm.

Friday 27th October 2017

Bury St Edmunds Literature Festival. Dickens At The Angel: Readings from QuirkHouse Theatre Company. 10am - 11pm.

Bury St Edmunds Film Club. First of a series of talks about all aspects of cinema, from the stars to the directors, to genres

Friday 27th October 2017

Bury St Edmunds Film Club. First of a series of talks about all aspects of cinema, from the stars to the directors, to genres

Bury St Edmunds Literature Festival. James Campbell: Children's Author and Comedian. 5:30pm

Friday 27th October 2017

Bury St Edmunds Literature Festival. James Campbell: Children's Author and Comedian. 5:30pm

Bury St Edmunds Literature Festival. Derek Niemann: Writing Memoir (Workshop). 3:30pm.

Friday 27th October 2017

Bury St Edmunds Literature Festival. Derek Niemann: Writing Memoir (Workshop). 3:30pm.

Bury St Edmunds Literature Festival. Creative Writing with Katy Birchall. 11am and 12noon

Friday 27th October 2017

Bury St Edmunds Literature Festival. Creative Writing with Katy Birchall. 11am and 12noon

Brother Strut. 8pm

Friday 27th October 2017

Brother Strut. 8pm

Bury St Edmunds Literature Festival. Storytelling and Singing with Amanda Gee. 11am - 1pm

Saturday 28th October 2017

Bury St Edmunds Literature Festival. Storytelling and Singing with Amanda Gee. 11am - 1pm

Bury St Edmunds Literature Festival. The Fox In The Box: Storytelling & Book Signing. 11am - 3pm.

Saturday 28th October 2017

Bury St Edmunds Literature Festival. The Fox In The Box: Storytelling & Book Signing. 11am - 3pm.

Bury St Edmunds Literature Festival. Dickens At The Angel: Readings from QuirkHouse Theatre Company. 10am - 11pm.

Saturday 28th October 2017

Bury St Edmunds Literature Festival. Dickens At The Angel: Readings from QuirkHouse Theatre Company. 10am - 11pm.

Bury St Edmunds Literature Festival. Dickens At The Angel: Readings from QuirkHouse Theatre Company. 10am - 11pm.

Sunday 29th October 2017

Bury St Edmunds Literature Festival. Dickens At The Angel: Readings from QuirkHouse Theatre Company. 10am - 11pm.

Festival of Sport. 23 - 29 October. Free taster activities incl. Tennis, Yoga, Badminton, Nordic Walking, Netball & more.

Sunday 29th October 2017

Festival of Sport. 23 - 29 October. Free taster activities incl. Tennis, Yoga, Badminton, Nordic Walking, Netball & more.

Bury St Edmunds Literature Festival. Workshops, Talks, Poetry, Book Signings, Competitions and More. 25 - 29 October.

Sunday 29th October 2017

Bury St Edmunds Literature Festival. Workshops, Talks, Poetry, Book Signings, Competitions and More. 25 - 29 October.

Art Link. Every Monday. 1 - 3pm

Monday 30th October 2017

Art Link. Every Monday. 1 - 3pm

Courtney Pine featuring Omar Innovative British jazz genius: She returns to the tenor saxophone for the first time in a decade

Monday 30th October 2017

Courtney Pine featuring Omar Innovative British jazz genius: She returns to the tenor saxophone for the first time in a decade

Hits from the Blitz: Five Star Swing presents a feel-good 1940’s show. 1:30pm

Tuesday 31st October 2017

Hits from the Blitz: Five Star Swing presents a feel-good 1940’s show. 1:30pm

Shalamar

Tuesday 31st October 2017

Shalamar" One of the most successful soul groups will ‘Make You Feel Good’, with a ‘Night to Remember’.

The Ladyboys of Bangkok. The country’s number one touring cabaret show returns with a lavish new production! 7:30pm

Wednesday 1st November 2017

The Ladyboys of Bangkok. The country’s number one touring cabaret show returns with a lavish new production! 7:30pm

Folk Club. 1st and 3rd Wednesday of every month. 8pm

Wednesday 1st November 2017

Folk Club. 1st and 3rd Wednesday of every month. 8pm

Blokes at the Oakes. 10.30am. 1st Wednesday of the month.

Wednesday 1st November 2017

Blokes at the Oakes. 10.30am. 1st Wednesday of the month.

Coffee & Pastries. 1st Thursday of the month: Enjoy a chat, read a newspaper & quite simply start the day the best way. 9-10:30

Thursday 2nd November 2017

Coffee & Pastries. 1st Thursday of the month: Enjoy a chat, read a newspaper & quite simply start the day the best way. 9-10:30

Pop-Up Mexican Food Kitchen. Come along for some delicious fresh spicy food every 1st Thursday of the month.

Thursday 2nd November 2017

Pop-Up Mexican Food Kitchen. Come along for some delicious fresh spicy food every 1st Thursday of the month.

Christmas shopping evening in aid of West Suffolk Hospital WiSH upon a star Children's Fund. 6-9pm. Ft. many local retailers

Thursday 2nd November 2017

Christmas shopping evening in aid of West Suffolk Hospital WiSH upon a star Children's Fund. 6-9pm. Ft. many local retailers

Scrabble. 1st Thursday of the month. Starts at 7pm.

Thursday 2nd November 2017

Scrabble. 1st Thursday of the month. Starts at 7pm.

Annie Jnr – The Musical: Fun-filled musical adventure. Sat 4 Nov, 7pm, & Sun 5 Nov, 1pm & 5pm.

Saturday 4th November 2017

Annie Jnr – The Musical: Fun-filled musical adventure. Sat 4 Nov, 7pm, & Sun 5 Nov, 1pm & 5pm.

Traditional Unaccompanied Folk Singing. 1st Monday of every month. 8pm

Monday 6th November 2017

Traditional Unaccompanied Folk Singing. 1st Monday of every month. 8pm

Lulu delivers a show packed full of her hits, new songs and songs that have influenced her throughout her incredible career

Tuesday 7th November 2017

Lulu delivers a show packed full of her hits, new songs and songs that have influenced her throughout her incredible career

Advanced Conversational French. 1st Tuesday of every month. 8pm.

Tuesday 7th November 2017

Advanced Conversational French. 1st Tuesday of every month. 8pm.

Mawkin: With a host of rebel rousing folk songs and instrumentals, the band modernise traditional folk material.

Wednesday 8th November 2017

Mawkin: With a host of rebel rousing folk songs and instrumentals, the band modernise traditional folk material.

Quiz. 2nd and 4th Wednesday of the month.

Wednesday 8th November 2017

Quiz. 2nd and 4th Wednesday of the month.

Coffee Means Business - relaxed, informal business networking for all local businesses. 9:30am - 11:30am

Thursday 9th November 2017

Coffee Means Business - relaxed, informal business networking for all local businesses. 9:30am - 11:30am

Festival of Remembrance By The Royal British Legion with The Honington Voluntary Band

Friday 10th November 2017

Festival of Remembrance By The Royal British Legion with The Honington Voluntary Band

Eddi Reader: From the traditional to the contemporary, Eddi brings joyous life to all forms of song.

Saturday 11th November 2017

Eddi Reader: From the traditional to the contemporary, Eddi brings joyous life to all forms of song.

There’s A Head in My Bed: The legend of St Edmund comes to life with storytelling & craft making for children aged 3-7

Saturday 11th November 2017

There’s A Head in My Bed: The legend of St Edmund comes to life with storytelling & craft making for children aged 3-7

Boyface & the Uncertain Ponies: Based on James Campbell's excellent Boyface books, this is a delightfully silly piece of theatre

Sunday 12th November 2017

Boyface & the Uncertain Ponies: Based on James Campbell's excellent Boyface books, this is a delightfully silly piece of theatre

Bury St Edmund's Farmers Market. 10am - 4pm with up to 30 traders bringing a huge range of the region's finest produce.

Sunday 12th November 2017

Bury St Edmund's Farmers Market. 10am - 4pm with up to 30 traders bringing a huge range of the region's finest produce.

Fat Cat Comedy Club. See www.fatcatcomedyclub.com for line-up. £12. 8pm

Sunday 12th November 2017

Fat Cat Comedy Club. See www.fatcatcomedyclub.com for line-up. £12. 8pm

Positive Birth Group. 2nd Monday of Every Month. 6 - 8pm.

Monday 13th November 2017

Positive Birth Group. 2nd Monday of Every Month. 6 - 8pm.

Crochet. 2nd Tuesday of every month. 7:30pm - 9:30pm

Tuesday 14th November 2017

Crochet. 2nd Tuesday of every month. 7:30pm - 9:30pm

Rotaract. Local community fundraiser for 19-30's. 2nd Tuesday of every month. 6:30pm

Tuesday 14th November 2017

Rotaract. Local community fundraiser for 19-30's. 2nd Tuesday of every month. 6:30pm

Folk Club. 1st and 3rd Wednesday of every month. 8pm

Wednesday 15th November 2017

Folk Club. 1st and 3rd Wednesday of every month. 8pm

Acoustic Guitar Night. 8pm

Thursday 16th November 2017

Acoustic Guitar Night. 8pm

Christmas lights switch on. Browse stalls, eat seasonal delights and watch in awe as the whole of the town lights up.

Thursday 16th November 2017

Christmas lights switch on. Browse stalls, eat seasonal delights and watch in awe as the whole of the town lights up.

Ella Fitzgerald Centenary Concert: Singing sultry ballads, sweet jazz, and imitating every instrument in an orchestra

Thursday 16th November 2017

Ella Fitzgerald Centenary Concert: Singing sultry ballads, sweet jazz, and imitating every instrument in an orchestra

Suffolk Sinfonia Autumn Concert. Berlioz: Les Francs Juges; Delibes: ‘Sylvia’ Suite from the Ballet; Franck: Symphony D minor

Saturday 18th November 2017

Suffolk Sinfonia Autumn Concert. Berlioz: Les Francs Juges; Delibes: ‘Sylvia’ Suite from the Ballet; Franck: Symphony D minor

Omar Sosa and Seckou Keita: Transparent Water is the beautiful new collaboration between the 7-time GRAMMY-nominated pianist

Monday 20th November 2017

Omar Sosa and Seckou Keita: Transparent Water is the beautiful new collaboration between the 7-time GRAMMY-nominated pianist

Knitting Club. 3rd Tuesday of the month. From 7.30pm.

Tuesday 21st November 2017

Knitting Club. 3rd Tuesday of the month. From 7.30pm.

Beginner's French. 3rd Tuesday of every month. 8pm

Tuesday 21st November 2017

Beginner's French. 3rd Tuesday of every month. 8pm

Quiz. 2nd and 4th Wednesday of the month.

Wednesday 22nd November 2017

Quiz. 2nd and 4th Wednesday of the month.

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