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THINGS TO DO

Planning on visiting Lowestoft or lucky enough to live here already? Check out our things to do section to see the varied and exciting programme of events taking place throughout the year.

Wednesday, 24th April
Exhibition on Screen: John Singer Sargent Directed by David Bickerstaff
Friday, 26th April
80's Mania Europe’s Official 1980’s Multi-Tribute Concert featuring 28 chart topping pop icons authentically recreated with live band and awesome dancers.
Saturday, 27th April
Legends of American Country Now seen by over 350,000 fans live and watched by millions on TV Europe’s No.1 multi award winning show ” The Legends of American Country “returns for another fantastic night of toe tapping Country nostalgia.
Sunday, 28th April
Spring Makers Market East Point Pavilion’s Spring Market features the best artisans, crafters and makers.
Thursday, 2nd May
The Magic of the Beatles Come together, right now – it’s time to shake it up baby with the sensational 2022 Get Back! UK Tour.
Saturday, 4th May
Star Wars Day Star Wars Day - Celebrate the ways of the force at East Point Pavilion
Marty Wilde and the Wildcats One of the only performing original Rock’n’roll Pioneers in the World today.
Wednesday, 8th May
Pavilion Performers Open Sessions A new monthly opportunity for local musicians to perform and connect.
Thursday, 9th May
National Theatre Live: NYE (12A) a new play by Tim Price
Friday, 10th May
Genesis Connected Celebrating the music of Genesis and the biggest selling acts connected: Peter Gabriel, Phil Collins and Mike & the Mechanics, this show has an incredible mix of material, from atmospheric anthems to chart toppers. Hits spanning from the late 70s onwards including; Turn It On Again, Sledgehammer, In The Air Tonight, Over My Shoulder, Against All Odds, That’s All, Solsbury Hill, You Can’t Hurry Love, The Living Years and many more.
Lowestoft Comedy Club Hooma Comedy presents a night of hilarity at East Point Pavilion featuring Tim FitzHigham, Prakash Jirjadhun, Hazel Donovan and Martin Westgate.
Saturday, 11th May
Small Business and Handmade Event Fair Showcasing only the best in local small businesses
Beyond the Barricade Beyond the Barricade is proud to be celebrating its 25th Anniversary in 2024.
Saturday, 18th May
Frankie's Guys After nearly a decade of touring the UK and countless global performances, the award-winning Frankie’s Guys are now firmly established as one of the world’s foremost celebrations of Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons.
Monday, 20th May
Rescue Dog Day Join us in making a difference at this charity event - bring focus to dogs in need and celebrate your own rescued furry friends.
Thursday, 23rd May
G4 20th Anniversary Tour The UK’s No.1 vocal harmony group and original X-Factor stars celebrate a double decade in the limelight with a spectacular anniversary show.
Friday, 24th May
Kiss The Teacher - Abba An Abba tribute night
The Dolly Show As seen on BBC ONE, ITV This Morning, Channel5, Sky, ITV London; featured in The Times, The Daily Mail and the Metro, and voted the U.K’s BEST Dolly Parton Impersonator, West End star Kelly O’Brien is country legend Dolly Parton.
Saturday, 25th May
Salsa Dance Classes Join Jose Ferrera as he brings to Lowestoft a combination of exciting music and dance classes.
Showaddywaddy This tour celebrates the 50th Anniversary of Showaddywaddy.
Sunday, 26th May
Mind Body and Spirit Fair Readers, wellbeing, gifts and lots more
Tuesday, 28th May
Belle Vue Park 150th Anniversary Celebrate 150 years of Belle Vue Park
Thursday, 30th May
Dinosaur Adventure Live: Trouble on Volcano Island DINOSAUR ADVENTURE LIVE is back and even more ROARSOME!
Saturday, 1st June
Mercury Queen Over 30 years after Freddie Mercury’s death the rock band’s music is still as popular as ever. As Queen’s music is so diverse it appeals to all age ranges. There is heavy rock, a bit of pop and then ballads in the mix — the versatility is amazing.
Thursday, 6th June
D-Day 80 Celebrate the 80th Anniversary of D-Day
Whitney - Queen of the Night Direct from the West End, The London Palladium, and the iconic Royal Albert Hall, Whitney – Queen of the Night is a celebration of the music and life of one of the greatest singers of all time: Whitney Houston.
Friday, 7th June
Walk Right Back Immerse yourself in a wave of pure rock and roll nostalgia with Walk Right Back! Presented by the creators of That’ll Be The Day, this show recounts the tale of those two Kentucky boys who created unparalleled vocal magic – The Everly Brothers.
Saturday, 8th June
The Rolling Stones Story The Rolling Stones have dominated Rock ’n’ Roll music since the 1960s and were at the forefront of the British Invasion of bands that conquered the US in 1964. They ran neck and neck with The Beatles in the popularity stakes with the late sixties and early seventies considered by many as their Golden Age.
Wednesday, 12th June
Exhibition on Screen: My National Gallery The National Gallery of London is one of the world’s greatest art galleries.
Friday, 14th June
Money for Nothing Europe’s #1 Dire Straits Show
Saturday, 15th June
The Bigger Greener Weekender | Main Event Festival event for the Bigger Greener Weekender
Small Business and Handmade Event Fair Showcasing only the best in local small businesses
Friday, 21st June
One Night in Dublin The ultimate feel-good Irish music tribute show!
Saturday, 22nd June
First Light Festival First Light Festival marks the first sunrise of midsummer in the UK’s most easterly town with a huge, free programme of music, dance, theatre, science, wellbeing, comedy, sports, community activities and unique events.
Thursday, 27th June
The KVN Dance Company Production of Coppelia See Coppelia as you’ve never seen her before!
Saturday, 29th June
Girls Night Out As seen on the BBC, brace yourself for this award winning smash hit GIRLS NIGHT OUT with Flat and the Curves, the comedy girl band that’s leaving a trail of sequins across the UK in 2024! This powerhouse, glittery cabaret is a fierce blend of outrageous vocals, rip-roaring humour and unapologetic horniness! They’ll chat inflatable d**ks, hen-do blackouts and dance-floor finger b**ging…no subject is off limits!
Thursday, 4th July
The Take That Experience As Take That celebrate over 30 years as the UK’s number one boy band, The Take That Experience mark over a decade together as their most popular and recognised tribute act.
Friday, 5th July
Taylor Swift Tribute The producers of Only One Direction and Harry Styles Tribute present the mesmerising Taylor Swift Tribute.
Friday, 12th July
Bon Jovi Forever One Wild Night Tour
Saturday, 13th July
Believe: The Cher Songbook Join us for a stunning concert as we turn back time and celebrate the Goddess of Pop, Cher. An exhilarating show sensationally recreating all the hits, the hair and the costumes from her breathtaking career spanning six decades.
Friday, 19th July
Rhythm of the Dance Rhythm of the Dance returns to the UK with a new production as part of its 25th Anniversary global tour.
Saturday, 20th July
Small Business and Handmade Event Fair Showcasing only the best in local small businesses
Sunday, 28th July
Mind Body and Spirit Fair Readers, wellbeing, gifts and lots more
Thursday, 1st August
Sunrise Film Festival 2024 Sunrise Film Festival is an BIFA accredited short film festival that takes place annually in Lowestoft.
Saturday, 17th August
Small Business and Handmade Event Fair Showcasing only the best in local small businesses
Saturday, 24th August
Small Business and Handmade Event Fair Showcasing only the best in local small businesses
Saturday, 21st September
Small Business and Handmade Event Fair Showcasing only the best in local small businesses
Saturday, 5th October
Mind Body and Spirit Fair Readers, wellbeing, gifts and lots more
Saturday, 19th October
Small Business and Handmade Event Fair Showcasing only the best in local small businesses
Saturday, 16th November
Christmas Small Business and Handmade Event Fair Showcasing only the best in local small businesses
Saturday, 30th November
Bumper Christmas Small Business and Handmade Event Fair Over 60 stalls
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