Due to technical difficulties we have unfortunately had to close the pier today!

We are very sorry for any inconvenience this may have caused you. Do please still explore our website to plan your next trip to us, and check back here for further updates. We’ll be open again as soon as we can!

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Welcome to Southwold Pier

A Pier-fect Day Out!

Are you looking for a great day out, all year round? At Southwold Pier, you'll find delicious food, excellent shopping, breathtaking sea views and eccentric British seaside fun reaching 623 feet into the North Sea from the Suffolk coast.

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The boards of the Pier host events all year round, from special foodie days to traditional Punch and Judy shows. Choose your favourites below to find out more, and donโ€™t forget to check back regularly for the very latest happenings on Southwold Pier.

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Tuesday 26th February - Sunday 31st March

Mega Arcade Madness

20% more prizes

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Friday 1st March - Sunday 28th April

Easter Bunny Trail – Free

Free Easter Bunny Trail available.

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Playing air hockey on Southwold Pier

Sunday 31st March

12:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Mothering Sunday

Treat Mum to a special lunch at the Pier.

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Saturday 13th April - Sunday 14th April

10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Pirate Bird Show – Free

Come and see our brand new Pirate Bird Show this Easter.

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Friday 19th April - Monday 22nd April

10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Easter Bunny Face Painting

Award Winning Face Painting with Sarah from Rooblidoo.

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The Southwold Pier sign

Friday 19th April - Monday 22nd April

10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Joshua Pickering Magic Show – Free

Joshua Pickering will be bringing his Magic Show to the Pier this Easter.

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The Gulldian

The Latest News From The Pier

Red Deer at Minsmere

Autumn at RSPB Minsmere

Just a handful of miles along the coast from the Pier is RSPB Minsmere, one of the most important nature reserves in the world.

Collen and Clare Fashion Show

Models hit the runway to raise funds for Air Ambulance

This week, local clothes retailer Collen and Clare are holding their annual Charity Fashion Show to raise funds for the East Anglian Air Ambulance.

Henham Steam Rally

Grand Henham Steam Rally

The Grand Henham Steam Rally is one of the Suffolk coast's most popular events, and is held just five miles from Southwold Pier.

Southwold Model Yachts

Sailing in Southwold

Model yachts are part of Southwold's heritage - come and see them on the boating lake opposite the entrance to the Pier

Pirate Trail on Southwold Pier

X marks the spot at Southwold Pier

Avast ye! Come and walk the planks at Southwold Pier this summer and take part in our Pirate Trail for a fine haul of booty.

Southwold Model Railway Exhibition

30 years on track

This weekend itโ€™s full steam ahead for the 30th Southwold Model Railway Exhibition, held just up the road at Saint Felix School in Reydon.


There's never a dull moment: thanks to the wide range of things you'll find to do at Southwold Pier, our Instagram Gallery gives visitors a taste of the Pier before you arrive, and then a joyous reminder of your day!
We have some fabulous gifts for all occasions from @seaweed_and_salt and Treasure Chest. Here are some pier-fect gifts for Mother’s Day.

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#southwold #irishcoffee #tipple The Southwold Sausage Walk is back on the 30th March and we couldn’t be more excited to see them all return ๐Ÿพ ๐ŸŒŠ 
Photo cred ๐Ÿ“ธ @southwoldsausagewalk Happy Pancake day!
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