If you’re wondering what to do in Southwold this August Bank Holiday Weekend, let us help you decide with this handy guide to the best bank holiday events in Southwold.
Southwold Sailing Club always pulls out all the stops for their bank holiday celebrations, and this year is no exception. On Saturday, a Boat Jumble and Fete will be held at the club, with something for everyone.
As the sun is set to shine, this bank holiday is the perfect time to go on a tour of Southwold Lighthouse. Tickets cost £3.50 per adult, £2.50 per child. THe lighthouse offers incredible views along the East Coast, and the friendly, knowledgeable tour guides whave a trove of fascinating information that they’re happy to share. Call 01502 724729 to book.
Southwold is the perfect spot for a bank holiday on the beach, with traditional amusements, delicious refreshments and miles of beautiful sand. There are also some great events nearby in Halesworth if you fancy ranging further afield.
For the dedicated shopaholics out there, the Halesworth Antiques Street Market is a must see, and all proceeds will be donated to the Air Ambulance. The picturesque town of Halesworth is the perfect setting for a charming old-fashioned Bank Holiday antiques fair, so make sure you don’t miss out.
For those who want to enjoy some incredible photographs of Halesworth life, the Halesworth Camera Club are putting on a special exhibition at the United Reform Church in Quay Street.