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The Pumphouse

Weekends during Aldeburgh Festival 12-28 June 2020 See All Events

Your chance to mix it up at the alternative Aldeburgh Festival.

The alternative Aldeburgh Festival returns to The Pumphouse over the three festival weekends – join us for a vibrant selection of folk, jazz, pop, poetry, comedy, family shows and intimate theatre in the laidback vibe of this offbeat venue.

2020 highlights will include English folk duo Megson, brilliant rising comedian Olga Koch and a moving, engrossing show about the life of superstar contralto Kathleen Ferrier.

With delicious local food and a well-stocked bar, make a date at The Pumphouse for eight of the most diverse and entertaining evenings IP15 has to offer in June.

The Pumphouse will be open 4pm till late on 12-14, 19-21 and 26-27 June.

The full programme will be announced in April, sign up to our newsletter to find out first.

To find the Pumphouse, go south to the end of Aldeburgh High Street, turn right into Park Road, and then turn left directly after Pegg’s Engineers. Parking is free.