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Gig in the Garden

Gig in the garden 2018

2018 dates are now set

After the sell-out success of the last few years, Gig in the Garden is back for two days in 2018 at its new site, just off Hoggars Lane, Mendlesham. The dates are Saturday 7th and Sunday 8th July 2018.

2 full days of non stop live music and fun activitiers for children. Plus camping overnight. Starting at 12noon on Saturday through until 5pm on Sunday.

Children 16 and under are free!

Add the date to your diary - tickets on sale in January 2018!

Some of the great bands who played in 2017 were.

The Rollin' Clones - the fantastic Rolling Stones tribute band

Honey and the Bear

Searching Grey


Flashback Photograph

In My Disguise

The Telekasters

Elephant in the Room

Underline the Sky

Plus the incredible talent performing on the John Peel Centre Acoustic stage including:

Noah Evans

Keith Sadler

Fern Teather

Jess Simmons

David Booth

There will be non stop music all day and into the evening and the ever popular John Peel Centre Stage by the Suffolk Acoustic Showcase.

And so much more - including:

  • Pimms, Champagne and Beer tent
  • Delicious food stalls.
  • Children’s activities including Karts, children entertainers, bouncy castles and craft activities.
  • Camping

Camping pitches for tents and campervans are also available - remember to book your pitch at checkout.

Saturday activities start at 12.00noon until 11.00pm.


Sponsorship opportunities

For sponsor and sampling opportunities contact Lucy Hynes – - 07788 275896

Want to perform at Gig in the Garden?

Please contact if you are interested in performing at Gig in the Garden - with a demo and biography of your band/music.

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Raffle prizes – a huge thanks to all the raffle prizes donated - these include:

Anne Austin Landscapes - Professional, Qualified, Experienced Landscape Designer. The prize is a £250 voucher towards a garden design. Your project could be huge so this can be £250 worth of concept and basic design ideas or £250 towards a much larger project See for more info on Anne and her work

The Recording Booth The prize is a half-day ‘taster’ session at The Recording Booth studio in Debenham, with owner/producer/multi-instrumentalist David Booth at the controls and at your service! This can be used any time in the next six months (date to be arranged). See for more info about David and his lovely studio.

Smart Alec Media Limited Full service agency offering web and software solutions to local small businesses. The prize is a £250 voucher towards building a new website or refreshing an existing one. Exclusions Apply. See for more info on their work and experience.

The Bull Auberge Dinner, bed and breakfast for 2 people (in twin or double room subject to availability) and the acclaimed Bull Auberge in Yaxley. With 2 AA rosettes for culinary experience, this is a superb restaurant with exquisite rooms

Online ticket sales are now closed.

The Roling Clones

Rolling Clones

Honey and the Bear

Honey and the Bear

Searching Grey

Searching Grey

In My Disguise

In My Disguise

Elephant in the Room

Elephant in the room

The Telekasters

The Telekasters

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