Long Melford What's On - Weekly Events



Shown below are some of the local events taking place in the village.


01/08/2015
1915: THE HALL AT WAR The Hall at War focuses upon domestic country house life in 1915 at Kentwell Hall. As the Great War enters its second year, Sir John and Lady Aird are entertaining guests, tended to by their butler and footman. The cooks will be busy in the kitchen and a Recruiting Sergeant and member of the Nursing VAD will be looking to sign up. If weather permits, there may even be a game or two of lawn bowls, or some cricket after luncheon. This is a small event with thirty of our volunteers taking part, and general house opening prices apply: http://www.kentwell.co.uk

01/08/2015
OPEN AIR OPERA: GILBERT & SULLIVAN'S THE GONDOLIERS Performed on the Cedar Lawn at Kentwell Hall, we welcome back the award-winning South Anglia Savoy Players to perform 'The Gondoliers'. Accompanied by a live orchestra and played against the beautiful backdrop of Kentwell Hall, it promises to be the perfect summer evening entertainment.

02/08/2015
1915: THE HALL AT WAR The Hall at War focuses upon domestic country house life in 1915 at Kentwell Hall. As the Great War enters its second year, Sir John and Lady Aird are entertaining guests, tended to by their butler and footman. The cooks will be busy in the kitchen and a Recruiting Sergeant and member of the Nursing VAD will be looking to sign up. If weather permits, there may even be a game or two of lawn bowls, or some cricket after luncheon. This is a small event with thirty of our volunteers taking part, and general house opening prices apply: http://www.kentwell.co.uk

07/08/2015
OPEN AIR SHAKESPEARE: TWELFTH NIGHT 7.30pm GB Theatre company return for their fifth season at Kentwell to perform Shakespeare's 'Twelfth Night'. Played on the Cedar Lawn with the backdrop of Kentwell Hall it is a delightful way to spend a summer evening. Bring a picnic or book a Kentwell Supper to enjoy in the beautiful summer gardens.

08/08/2015
OPEN AIR SHAKESPEARE: TWELFTH NIGHT 7.30pm GB Theatre company return for their fifth season at Kentwell to perform Shakespeare's 'Twelfth Night'. Played on the Cedar Lawn with the backdrop of Kentwell Hall it is a delightful way to spend a summer evening. Bring a picnic or book a Kentwell Supper to enjoy in the beautiful summer gardens.

09/08/2015
OPEN AIR SHAKESPEARE: MUCH ADO ABOUT NOTHING 7.30pm The GB Theatre Company return for their fifth season at Kentwell to perform Shakespeare's famous comedy. Played on the Cedar Lawn with the backdrop of Kentwell Hall it is a delightful way to spend a summer evening.

09/08/2015
OPEN AIR SHAKESPEARE: TWELFTH NIGHT 3.30pm A matinee performance of Shakespeare's 'Twelfth Night' performed by the talented GB Theatre Company. Played on the Cedar Lawn with the backdrop of Kentwell Hall it is a delightful way to spend a summer afternoon. Bring a picnic to enjoy in the beautiful summer gardens.

28/08/2015
TUDOR HIGH SUMMER Meet the Tudors and explore everyday life on the Kentwell Manor with some 150 costumed Tudors - our second largest Re-Creation of the year. Explore the beautiful House, Gardens & Grounds at the peak of their beauty in high summer: http://www.kentwell.co.uk

29/08/2015
TUDOR HIGH SUMMER Meet the Tudors and explore everyday life on the Kentwell Manor with some 150 costumed Tudors - our second largest Re-Creation of the year. Explore the beautiful House, Gardens & Grounds at the peak of their beauty in high summer: http://www.kentwell.co.uk

30/08/2015
TUDOR HIGH SUMMER Meet the Tudors and explore everyday life on the Kentwell Manor with some 150 costumed Tudors - our second largest Re-Creation of the year. Explore the beautiful House, Gardens & Grounds at the peak of their beauty in high summer: http://www.kentwell.co.uk

31/08/2015
TUDOR HIGH SUMMER Meet the Tudors and explore everyday life on the Kentwell Manor with some 150 costumed Tudors - our second largest Re-Creation of the year. Explore the beautiful House, Gardens & Grounds at the peak of their beauty in high summer: http://www.kentwell.co.uk

19/09/2015
TUDOR MICHAELMAS & APPLE WEEKEND Michaelmas was a time to celebrate the harvest and prepare for the long winter ahead. With Tudor gentry and retainers, craftsmen and labourers on the Manor, experience the sights, smells and sounds of life in the Sixteenth Century. In the Walled Garden, explore the rare collection of espaliered apple trees in the company of our Garden Team. Sample the unusual varieties and learn about the history of the apple and pomiculture. Open 11am - 5pm: http://www.kentwell.co.uk

20/09/2015
TUDOR MICHAELMAS & APPLE WEEKEND Michaelmas was a time to celebrate the harvest and prepare for the long winter ahead. With Tudor gentry and retainers, craftsmen and labourers on the Manor, experience the sights, smells and sounds of life in the Sixteenth Century. In the Walled Garden, explore the rare collection of espaliered apple trees in the company of our Garden Team. Sample the unusual varieties and learn about the history of the apple and pomiculture. Open 11am - 5pm: http://www.kentwell.co.uk

12/12/2015
DICKENSIAN CHRISTMAS AT KENTWELL HALL Step back in time and enjoy a traditional Victorian Christmas. The house will be decorated for Christmas, Mr Dickens will be entertaining with his 'A Christmas Carol', enjoy a Victorian Music Hall experience you won't forget, and meet Father Christmas! End your festive day with magical Carols by Candlelight in the Great Hall. The perfect way to start your festive celebrations: http://www.kentwell.co.uk

13/12/2015
DICKENSIAN CHRISTMAS AT KENTWELL HALL Step back in time and enjoy a traditional Victorian Christmas. The house will be decorated for Christmas, Mr Dickens will be entertaining with his 'A Christmas Carol', enjoy a Victorian Music Hall experience you won't forget, and meet Father Christmas! End your festive day with magical Carols by Candlelight in the Great Hall. The perfect way to start your festive celebrations: http://www.kentwell.co.uk

19/12/2015
DICKENSIAN CHRISTMAS AT KENTWELL HALL Step back in time and enjoy a traditional Victorian Christmas. The house will be decorated for Christmas, Mr Dickens will be entertaining with his 'A Christmas Carol', enjoy a Victorian Music Hall experience you won't forget, and meet Father Christmas! End your festive day with magical Carols by Candlelight in the Great Hall. The perfect way to start your festive celebrations: http://www.kentwell.co.uk

20/12/2015
DICKENSIAN CHRISTMAS AT KENTWELL HALL Step back in time and enjoy a traditional Victorian Christmas. The house will be decorated for Christmas, Mr Dickens will be entertaining with his 'A Christmas Carol', enjoy a Victorian Music Hall experience you won't forget, and meet Father Christmas! End your festive day with magical Carols by Candlelight in the Great Hall. The perfect way to start your festive celebrations: http://www.kentwell.co.uk