7 things to do this weekend in Suffolk and north Essex

Circus Petite is entertaining people this weekend in Felixstowe. Picture: SIMON BALLARD

Circus Petite is entertaining people this weekend in Felixstowe. Picture: SIMON BALLARD - Credit: Archant

Your weekend inspiration for March 24 and 25 is here.

Watch thriller MindGame this weekend. Picture: SIMON COOPER

Watch thriller MindGame this weekend. Picture: SIMON COOPER - Credit: Archant

MindGame Drama

Theatre Royal, Bury St Edmunds

March 24

Watch a mind-bending psychological thriller from the pen of Anthony Horowitz this weekend.


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The story is about Mark Styler, a writer of glossy ‘true crime’ paperbacks, who tries to get an interview with a notorious serial killer.

The tale will keep you guessing and has many twists and turns throughout.

To book tickets visit the website here.

The Singing Safari in action. Picture: BOB MAWKES

The Singing Safari in action. Picture: BOB MAWKES - Credit: Archant

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Singing Safari

St Mary’s Church, Woodbridge

March 24

Enjoy an evening listening to the harmonies of the Singing Safari.

Choirmaster, Chris Rowbury, has taken 56 local singers on a journey of gathering songs from all over the world ready for a performance.

Special guests Scunsulata from Norfolk will also be joining the group.

To find out more and to book tickets visit the website.

Learn how to make an Easter arrangement. Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN

Learn how to make an Easter arrangement. Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN - Credit: Sarah Lucy brown

Easter Flower arranging

Walton-on-the-Naze visitor centre

March 24

The Naze visitor centre is holding a drop in session to teach you how to make a colourful Easter arrangement.

The session welcomes adults and children and doesn’t require booking.

The price depends on what size of arrangement you would like to make however it will be between £3 and £7.

To find out more email naze@essexwt.org.uk.

Enjoy all the fun of the circus this weekend in Felixstowe. Picture: SIMON BALLARD

Enjoy all the fun of the circus this weekend in Felixstowe. Picture: SIMON BALLARD - Credit: Simon Ballard

Circus Petite

Felixstowe, next to the Pier

March 24 and 25

Treat your family to watch a circus show this weekend.

Circus Petite will include clowns, jugglers, hula-hooping, magic and fire displays.

The circus, taking place in a 150-seater tent, is ideal for all ages.

For more information click here.

Enjoy and Easter egg hunt with your children this weekend. Picture: ZAKHAROVA_NATALIA/GETTY IMAGES/I

Enjoy and Easter egg hunt with your children this weekend. Picture: ZAKHAROVA_NATALIA/GETTY IMAGES/ISTOCKPHOTO - Credit: Getty Images/iStockphoto

Easter Egg Hunt

Beth Chatto Gardens, Colchester

March 24 and 25

Take your children to an Easter egg hunt this weekend at Beth Chatto Gardens.

Enjoy the picturesque surroundings as you help them look for eggs.

It is £6.95 for adults and £1.50 for children.

To read more about the event visit the website.

Clear out the cupboards and join in with the car boot. Picture: STUDIOGRANDOUEST

Clear out the cupboards and join in with the car boot. Picture: STUDIOGRANDOUEST - Credit: Getty Images/iStockphoto

Stonham Barns Sunday Car Boot

Stonham Barns Leisure Complex

March 25

Have you got a house full of clutter you don’t need?

Why not spend Sunday clearing your home and making money by taking part in Stonham Barns car boot sale.

The car boot starts at 8am and you can book a stall online.

For more information visit the website here.

you can hear Kevin Fitzsimmons with A Swinging Affair this weekend. Picture: CONTRIUBTED

you can hear Kevin Fitzsimmons with A Swinging Affair this weekend. Picture: CONTRIUBTED - Credit: Archant

Songbook Sundays

The Athenaeum, Bury St Edmunds

March 25

Songbook Sundays take place in the Bury St Edmunds’ Athenaeum Ballroom.

They feature the Chris Ingham Trio with special guest singers from the world of jazz.

On March 25, you can hear Kevin Fitzsimmons with ‘A Swinging Affair’. Kevin has been wowing the audiences of Ronnie Scott’s, New York’s Birdland and countless high-society events with his appealing voice, classic repertoire and on-stage charisma.

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