The Apex

The Apex
Charter Square, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk, IP33 3FD
  • Telephone 01284 758000
  • Opening times 10am–4.30pm
  • Box office times Mon–Sat 10am–5pm.
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The Apex

Photo: Jerry Gilbert

Apex, a multi-arts venue and community meeting place housed in the Arc shopping centre, first opened in 2010 and has since played host to a diverse programme of rock, folk, blues, country and classical concerts, plus a wide range of comedy events. Local groups use the space for chess clubs, craft fairs and dance classes, among other activities. In addition, Apex houses an art gallery.

Apex is located two minutes from the main bus station and ten minutes from Station Hill train station.

Events at this venue

There are 26 events at this location

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Antarctic Monkeys

Arctic Monkeys tribute band from the UK.

Sat 8 Jun

£24.75 / 01284 758000

The Bon Jovi Experience

Ranked number 14 in Q Magazine’s top 50 bands of all time and inducted into the UK Music Hall of Fame, Bon Jovi is a household name the world over. With front man and namesake Jon Bon Jovi at the helm since they formed back in 1983, the New Jersey band have sold over 120 million albums worldwide, performing more than…

Fri 15 Mar

£22 / 01284 758000

Cloudbusting: The Music of Kate Bush

Tribute to Kate Bush featuring the voice of Mandy Watson.

Sat 27 Apr

£25.30 / 01284 758000

Ed Byrne: Tragedy Plus Time

The Dublin-stand-up and regular guest on Mock The Week returns with a new show of observational humor.

Sun 30 Jun

£27.50 / 01284 758000

An Evening with Simon & Oscar from Ocean Colour Scene

An Evening with Ocean Colour Scene's Simon & Oscar, Intimate acoustic performances of all their big hits and anthems, including The Riverboat Song, The Circle, Traveller’s Tune, Hundred Mile High City and The Day We Caught The Train. Simon Fowler describes the acoustic shows as, “A real tonic - a great chance to look…

Fri 12 Apr

£35.75 / 01284 758000

Fleetwood Bac

The ensemble performs rock in tribute to the award-winning band.

Sat 26 Oct

£26.40 / 01284 758000


Veteran hard rock quintet.

Fri 10 May

£27.50–£66 / 01284 758000

G4 Anniversary Tour

The UK's No.1 vocal harmony group and original X-Factor stars celebrate a double decade in the limelight with a spectacular anniversary show. G4 have been wowing audiences with their incredible harmonies and stunning vocals ever since appearing on the first series of the X Factor in 2004. Their unique blend of classical…

Fri 24 May

£24.50 / 01284 758000

Inspiral Carpets

A vital component of the infamous ‘Madchester’ movement, Inspiral Carpets formed in Oldham in 1980. Known for hit singles such as ‘This Is How It Feels’, ‘Saturn 5’ and ‘She Comes in the Fall’, they remain much-loved not only in Manchester but across the UK.

Thu 23 May

£32.45 / 01284 758000


‘Happy Hour Live - The Round Sheep Tour’ is the first (and possibly last depending on how it goes) tour from the smash hit Spotify podcast ‘JaackMaate’s Happy Hour’. Presented by JaackMaate, Stevie White and Robbie Knox, ‘Happy Hour’ is the most popular British podcast on Spotify and regularly tops the most listened to…

Tue 21 May

£22.50 / 01284 758000

Jason Donovan

First came Neighbours, then the West End beckoned, not forgetting an appearance in the celebrity jungle. And now he's singing again, especially for us.

Mon 24 Mar 2025

£41.04–£159 / 01284 758000

Tue 25 Mar 2025

£41.04–£159 / 01284 758000

Julia Fordham

Julia Fordham returns to the UK for her first headline tour in seven years.

Fri 22 Nov

£32.40 / 01284 758000

Leo Sayer

The British music legend performs his pop and disco hits.

Mon 21 Oct

£43.20 / 01284 758000

Lloyd Cole

The urbane expatriate pop crooner performs material from his latest album alongside Commotions classics.

Sat 14 Sep

£38.50 / 01284 758000

Lou Sanders: One Word: Wow

It's me again, your old internet friend Dr Giggles. It's time for a little get together; so pull up a chair, get all cosy and let me tell you about the time I gave this horse a boner. I'll bring my skates, you bring your wallet and we'll all take some piccies. Maybe this show is the real vaccine? As seen on The Late Late…

Thu 15 May 2025

£25.20 (£22.96) / 01284 758000

New Purple Celebration

Tribute to the funk rock of Prince.

Fri 17 May

£24.20 / 01284 758000

Nick Heyward

The singer-songwriter and guitarist performs new material and highlights from his back catalogue.

Sat 19 Oct

£32.40 (£30.24) / 01284 758000

Pink By Vicky Jackson

Pink by Vicky Jackson - A Fantastic Full Band, Award Winning, Full Production Show Vicky Jackson's Tribute to Pink has been a run-away success and has consistently been her most booked act since 2008. Whilst the Pink Tribute show was not her first tribute act, Vicky found herself being compared both physically and vocally…

Fri 22 Mar

£22 / 01284 758000

Red Hot Chilli Pipers featuring the Red Hot Chilli Dancers

There has never been anything quite like The Red Hot Chilli Pipers, from their formation in 2002 and a cameo appearance at T in the Park in 2004 with the Darkness to opening the main stage in their own right in 2014. The past twenty years have seen the Red Hot Chilli Pipers become the most famous bagpipe band on the…

Thu 13 Jun

£33 / 01284 758000

Scouting for Girls

Quirky perky London indie poppers who gave us 'She's So Lovely'.

Tue 15 Oct

£31.35 / 01284 758000

Simon Reeve: To The Ends Of The Earth

The journalist sets out on his first-ever tour to discuss the many fascinating adventures he has undertaken.

Tue 26 Nov

£30 / 01284 758000

The Smiths Ltd

The Smiths Ltd was formed in Manchester, UK the hometown of The Smiths. After an extensive search to find the perfect Morrissey, the band played their first gig to an audience of avid Smiths fans. The response was spectacular and the band now plays at venues and festivals all over the UK. Highlights include playing in…

Fri 19 Apr

£22 / 01284 758000

Vonda Shepard

Known for appearances, performances and musical accompaniment to Ally McBeal and top 10 single (and show theme) 'Searching My Soul'. Now on her 14th album, Shepard performs new songs and back catalogue classics.

Fri 18 Oct

£43.20 / 01284 758000

Walter Trout

Blues-Rock’s Resilient Icon Walter Trout is riding a creatively formidable wave and heading into 2024 with an album raucous, wild and poignant in Broken. The album features guest appearances from powerhouse singer Beth Hart, Twisted Sister's Dee Snider and Harmonica virtuoso Will Wilde. It will be released on March 1 via…

Tue 22 Oct

£33 / 01284 758000

Whitney: Queen of the Night

A stunning celebration of the music and life of one of the greatest singers of our time. This award winning production features a sensational line-up of musicians and artistes, and together with a powerhouse and breath-taking performance in the spirit of Whitney, deliver a show that exceeds expectation on every level.

Fri 28 Jun

£28–£30 / 01284 758000

Wishbone Ash

UK rock veterans and twin guitar pioneers.

Mon 7 Oct

£35.75 / 01284 758000