Live Music every Thursday afternoon outside 11 Market Place, Stowmarket as part of Stowmarket Town Council’s ‘Foodie Thursday’ events.

Thursday 25th May @ 12 – 1 – Jenem
Thursday 1st June @ 12 – 1 – Phil Jackson
Thursday 8th June @ 1 – 2 – Fraser Morgan
Thursday 15th June @ 12-1pm – Martin Day
Thursday 22nd June @ 12-1pm – Ronan Williams
Thursday 29th June @ 12-1pm – Jenem
Thursday 6th July @ 12-1pm – Emmanuella Omoregie
Thursday 13th July @ 12-1pm – Rob Lewis
Thursday 20th July @ 12-1pm – C H L O E   S P I N K S
Thursday 27th July @ 12-1pm – Simon Tall
Thursday 3rd August @ 12-1pm – Emily
Thursday 10th August @ 12-1pm – The Larks
Thursday 17th August @ 12-1pm – Ben Smith
Thursday 24th August @ 12 – 1 – Emily
Thursday 31st August @ 12 – 1 – Tom Malachowski
Thursday 7th September @ 12 – 1 – Arthur Black
Thursday 14th September @ 12 – 1 – TBC
Thursday 21st September @ 12 – 1 – TBC

If you are a solo performer and would like to be considered for one of our Foodie Thursday slots please email


An Exhibition Showcasing West Suffolk College’s Creative Work

01.05.23 – 01.07.23

“Every student has their own ideas. We are all unique, so there is something for everyone. Studying Art at West Suffolk College is like having an artistic sandbox to yourself, you have so many different tools, you can play around until you get something you like.”The Year 1 and 2 Course Representatives in Art & Design


The John Peel Centre is excited to again be part of this year’s Jubilant! festival – running from the 7th to the 24th of June.

Jubilant! is a mini youth arts festival in Stowmarket, celebrating the creativity of local school children and young people with cultural venues around the town.

Talented East Anglian artists have been working with students from 10 local schools to build exciting creative projects. There’s going to be performances, exhibitions, audio experiences and short films at cultural venues in Stowmarket throughout Festival week.

Friday 9 June, 1.30-1.40pm we are hosting ‘Transition Into Tomorrow’ A Flash Mob – Live Performance by students of Cedars Park Primary – (all welcome)

“Transition Into Tomorrow” is a flash mob theatre performance created by Reflex Theatre and Cedars Park Primary pupils, exploring how they feel about change, what they expect to happen in the future and what changes they want to see happen to make a better world. Friday 9th June, 1.30PM, outside the John Peel Centre on Stowmarket High Street. Led by Callan Durrant – Theatre Maker

Come along throughout the Festival to see the exhibitions and pick up your Jubilant! Passport. Stamp your Passport at every Jubilant! venue and enter a free prize draw!