Event Details

Start date: September 10, 2023

Start time: 10:00

End time: 17:00

Venue: Helmingham Hall

Suffolk Dog Day

Suffolk Dog Day is back!

St Elizabeth Hospice is thrilled to be presenting this much-loved family-friendly event at Helmingham Hall on Sunday 10th September 2023.

There will be plenty of fun dog classes with great prizes, agility, dog scurry and lots of attractions and trade stands to keep everyone entertained.

Gates to Helmingham Hall open from 10am to the public, and close at 5pm. On arrival, please enter via the Framsden gate located off the B1077.

Other highlights include:

  • Over 50 stalls to treat your dog – selling everything from dog accessories to cheese!
  • Class in breed shows
  • Have a go areas – fun activities for you and your dog to try out
  • Crufts style competitions
  • Demonstrations in agility and training from industry experts
  • Competitions to enter with your dog – best rescue, best senior, best puppy, best junior handler to name a few!
  • Children’s activities to keep them entertained
  • Catering village & bar to enjoy throughout the day
  • Volunteering opportunities for this event are also available,
    please click the link at the bottom of the page for more details.



Book early to get your discount! Tickets include entry to Helmingham Gardens.

Child tickets apply to ages 5 to 17. Adult tickets are for 18 years and above.

Early bird:

£13 adult | £5 child | £30 family ticket (2 adults, 3 children)
Until Sunday 25 June, 11.59pm

Standard online:

£14 adult | £6 child | £35 family ticket (2 adults, 3 children)
Until Wednesday 6 September, 11.59pm

Tickets on the day:

£15 adult | £7 child | £40 family ticket (2 adults, 3 children)

Proceeds from Suffolk Dog Day will go towards St Elizabeth Hospice’s care in Ipswich, East Suffolk & Great Yarmouth and Waveney to continue providing outstanding palliative and end-of-life care in the local community.