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Wells & Walsingham Light Railway open 18th March – 1st Nov

Visit the longest 10¼” narrow gauge steam railway in the world and see the unique Garratt locomotives ‘Norfolk Hero’ and ‘Norfolk Heroine’ which were especially built for this line.  A great adventure for all the family in the delightful countryside of the North Norfolk coast.  Dogs travel for free and are most welcome if there is room. Mostly, dogs sit by their owners feet so we rarely have to ask dogs to run along beside the train! Click here for more...

Blakeney Seal Trips – 1st April -31st October

With Blakeney Point being the premier location for seal watching on the North Norfolk Coast you will have little difficulty finding the right boat trip for you to see these fascinating creatures.  Click here for more...

Norfolk’s Top Open Gardens

Norfolk has a huge collection of gardens, from small higgledy-piggledy cottage gardens to wonderfully relaxing water gardens and magnificent stately home gardens! Click here for more...

Dog friendly parks and beaches

There are lots of country parks and woodland where you can take well-behaved dogs in Norfolk. But please be considerate to others, remember that not everyone is a dog lover, and make sure you clean up too. For more info click...

Fakenham Races Easter Monday

Fakenham Races Easter Monday – A day’s racing is an exciting day out for people of all ages and from all walks of life. Fakenham Racecourse prides itself on it’s friendly, casual atmosphere and it has no formal dress code. For more information click...

Just Crafts at Sandringham 24-26 March

‘Just Crafts’ at Sandringham, April 16th-17th, is a craft show specifically for artists, designers and crafters who design and make their own produccts. For more information, click...

Burnham Market Horse Trials 13-15 April

Burnham Market Horse Trials 1-3 April – The Bacon.co.uk Burnham Market International Horse Trials is based in North West Norfolk and is one of the county’s finest events where visitors can see Olympic and Championship athletes competing on home turf. For more information click...

Creake Abbey Courtyard and Shops

Creake Abbey is home to a stunning Café and Food Hall, fantastic shops and studios plus an award winning farmers’ market together with the ruins of an Augustinian abbey founded in 1206.  On the 1st Saturday of each month (excluding January) Creake Abbey hosts its award winning market. 50+ stall holders come with fresh local produce.  Creake Abbey Farmers...

Pedal Norfolk Cycling Festival at Holkham 27th – 29th May

Over the bank holiday weekend, Pedal Norfolk takes over the 25,000-acre, 17th century Holkham Estate with its picturesque lake, deer and parkland, to host a three-day cycling festival. There are rides of all distances for all levels of cyclists. For those looking for a challenge, there will be 20 and 50mile signposted, fully supported routes each day. Holkham Cycling...

Houghton International Horse Trials 25-28 May

The Houghton International Horse Trials has it all; exhilarating sporting action, spectacular setting, entertainment for young and old, plus shopping at over 70 trade stands, set in the magnificent grounds of Houghton Hall. Houghton International Horse...