New Year’s Eve is a chance to get together, reflect upon the year, and drink champagne surrounded by sequins.

So take a moment to make some plans and start 2019 as you mean to go on.

Here are some ideas to help you celebrate the new year in style.

You may also be interested in our Christmas Events in Suffolk guide and our What’s on in Suffolk guide.

 


 

Dinner & Dancing

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Jimmy’s New Year’s Eve Party

Ipswich

Mon 31st Dec 2018 19:00 – Tues 1st Jan 2019 01:00.

Dinner and dancing to see in the new year at Jimmy’s Farm in Ipswich.

Includes:

  • Arrival Drinks
  • Two Course Dinner
  • DJ & Dancing

19:00 arrival, for dinner at 19:30. Carriages at 01:00.
Tickets: £35
Call 0147 360 4206 to book your place.

Jimmy’s Farm
Pannington Hall Lane
Sudbury
Suffolk
CO10 9AA

 

New Year’s Eve at The Great House

Lavenham
Mon 31st Dec – Tues 1st Jan 2019.

Celebrate New Year’s Eve at the Great House Restaurant & Hotel, with a selection of special dishes and evening celebrations.

£130 per person

Market Place
Lavenham
Sudbury, Suffolk
CO6 4BZ

 

New Year’s Eve at Belstead Brook

Ipswich
Mon 31st Dec 2018 18:45 – Tues 1st Jan 2019 01:00.

Dinner and dancing at Belstead Brook:

  • Champagne & canape reception from 18:45
  • Three course dinner served in the Willow Street at 19:30
  • Dancing- Disco with sounds of the 70’s, 80’s, and 90’s
  • Carriages at 01:00.

£85 per person

Belstead Road
Ipswich
Suffolk
IP2 9HB

 

New Year’s Eve Quiz & Dinner

Hadleigh
Mon 31st Dec 2018 19:00 – Tues 1st Jan 2019 01:00.

Mark Mason hosts the Big Quiz of 2018 at the Hadleigh Ram, accompanied by a delicious four course meal.

Adult: £45

5 The Market Place
Hadleigh
Suffolk
IP7 5DL­­­

 

New Year’s Eve at Lavenham Greyhound

Lavenham
Mon 31st Dec 2018 19:30 – Tues 1st Jan 2019 01:00.

A selection of small dishes, known as Bowl Food, will be served on New Year’s Eve at Lavenham Greyhound, accompanied by live music.

Adult: £50

97 High Street
Lavenham
Suffolk
CO10L­­ 9PZ

 

New Year’s Eve Hootenanny 2018

Ipswich
Mon 31st Dec 2018 20:00 – Tues 1st Jan 2019 01:00.

Live music, specialist bars, and street food, set in a Medieval church.

Includes:

  • Craft Beer & Ale, Gin, Wine, and Prosecco Bars
  • Street Food
  • Host: BBC’s Stephen ‘Foz’ Foster
  • Live Music: J.S & The LockerbilliesDJ Daniel Lee HarveyGrapevineLIVE acoustic set from Folk-Punk guitarist James Morgan

Tickets: £30 (Limited Early Bird Tickets are available for £25).

St Peter’s by the Waterfront
College Street
Ipswich
Suffolk
IP1 1XF­­­

 


 

Excuses to get Dressed Up

Great Gatsby Themed New Year’s Eve Party

Woodbridge
Mon 31st Dec 2018

Great Gatsby themed party, including:

  • Champagne on Arrival
  • Buffet Food from 20:00 – 21:45
  • Mini Casino from 20:00 – 22:00
  • Cocktails at the Bar
  • Music from Marco Spina, Club Movida

Dress Code: Great Gatsby theme.
There will be prizes for the most casino chips won and the best dressed, so dress to impress!

£55 per person- includes welcome drink, buffet food, casino tables, and music
£20 per person entering after 22:00- includes welcome drink.
­­­To book, call 0139 4384 242.

The Crown at Woodbridge
The Thoroughfare
Woodbridge
Suffolk
IP12 1AD

 

Winter Wonderland Gala Dinner

Woodbridge
Mon 31st Dec 2018

Winter Wonderland themed dinner in the Great Hall and Pavilion, followed by live entertainment.

Includes:

  • Arrival Drink
  • Three Course Meal
  • Live Entertainment

£95 per person.
Please note that tables will be shared.
To book your place, please call 0139 438 5678

Seckford Hall Hotel & Spa
Woodbridge
Suffolk
IP13 6NU

 

New Year’s Eve Glitter Ball

Thorpeness
Mon 31st Dec 2018 18:00 – Tues 1st Jan 2019 01:00.

Dress to impress for the New Year’s Eve Glitter Ball in Thorpeness- and bring a warm coat for watching the fireworks.

Includes:

  • Sparkling Reception with Glass of Champagne
  • Five Course Meal
  • Live Music- Phil Jackson Rock ‘n’ Roll Band
  • Midnight Fireworks

£92 per person
To book, call 0172 845 1021

Thorpeness Country Club
The Benthills
Thorpeness
Suffolk
IP16 4NU

 

Black Tie Dinner

Woodbridge
Mon 31st Dec 2018

Black Tie dinner in the restaurant at Seckford Hall Hotel & Spa, followed by live entertainment in the Great Hall.

Includes:

  • Arrival Drink
  • Four Course Meal
  • Live Entertainment

£110 per person.

Please note that tables will be shared, and that the dress code is Black Tie.
To book your place, please call 0139 438 5678

Seckford Hall Hotel & Spa
Woodbridge
Suffolk
IP13 6NU

 


 

Child Friendly Events

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New Year’s Eve Family Disco

Woodbridge
Mon 31st Dec 2018 19:00 – Tues 1st Jan 2019 01:00.

Celebrate New Year’s Eve as a family and include the kids in the New Year’s Eve Family Disco at Ufford Park Hotel.

Includes:

  • Arrival Drinks
  • Buffet
  • Family Disco

Adults: £35
Children (5-12 years): £20
Children (under 5): Free
Call to book: 0139 438 3555 ext. 300/325

Ufford Park Hotel, Golf & Spa
Yarmouth Road
Melton
Woodbridge
Suffolk
IP12 1QW

Find out more here.

 

Family New Year’s Eve

Beccles
Mon 31st Dec 2018
19:30 for 20:00.

Family New Year’s Eve event, including live music, games, and buffet food.

Call for more information: 0150 271 2207

Ringsfield Village Hall
Church Road
Beccles
Suffolk
NR34 8NT

 


 

And after all that celebrating, here’s something for New Year’s Day…

 

New Year’s Day Breakfast

Ipswich
Tues 1st Jan 2019

Don’t worry if you’re all partied out on New Year’s Day. Let Jimmy’s Farm take care of breakfast. They will be serving things to suit all appetites, from jam on toast, all the way to their Greedy Farmer’s Breakfast.

For more information or to book call 0147 3604 206.

Jimmy’s Farm
Pannington Hall Lane
Ipswich
Suffolk
IP9 2AR