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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...

Houghton International Horse Trials 24-27 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...

Cromer & Sheringham Crab & Lobster Festival 19-20 May

The Crab and Lobster Festival is a weekend celebration of two lovely coastal towns, Cromer and Sheringham. Historically great rivals, but now joining together as two of Norfolk’s premier seaside destinations. The Festival starts on Friday evening with a variety concert at the famous Pier Pavilion Theatre, followed by a weekend of activities. Crab & Lobster...

Norfolk & Norwich Festival 11-27 May

The Norfolk & Norwich Festival is one of the oldest surviving arts festivals in the UK; it is a flagship arts organisation with a reputation for innovative, inspirational programming, staging one of the most significant arts festivals in the UK, each May with events in Norwich and around Norfolk.   Norfolk & Norwich...

Antiques Roadshow at Cromer Pier 24th May

The show, one of BBC One’s most popular programmes attracts an average of 3,000 to 4,000 visitors spread through a full day.   One day’s filming creates two shows for broadcast a few months after shooting, showcasing the pier and Cromer on prime time television.   It is the first time that the Roadshow has been to a pier making it a truly unique seaside experience for the Roadshow team and they are looking forward to seeing all your cherished objects and hearing the personal stories behind them.  For more info click...

Royal Norfolk Show 27-28 June

The Royal Norfolk Show is the largest two-day agricultural show in the country. There’s more than enough to interest everyone; from the latest farm machinery, and livestock to sampling some of Norfolk’s finest produce, arts and crafts. etc So whether you are visiting for business, education or just pure pleasure you can be sure of a great day out! Royal Norfolk...

Kings Lynn Festival 15-28 July

The 65th annual King’s Lynn Festival features live classical, jazz, folk, choral & orchestral music plus talks, exhibitions and films. Brochure out 30 March, box office opens 27 April.  Kings Lynn...

Sandringham Flower Show 25 July

Sandringham Flower Show is one of the most prestigious horticultural events in the East of England. Now in its 137th year, it is much more than just a Flower Show. It is a unique event offering not only the best in horticulture but also an excellent day out, filled with family entertainment.Sandringham Flower...

Wells Carnival 27 July – 5th August

Entertainment is provided for all ages from teddy bears picnics for the little ones, costume making workshops, raft race, history walks plus live music over 6 nights and the ever popular Screen on the Green. The event culminates on the 2nd Saturday with the main Carnival event, including fancy dress competitions, a parade around the town and a spectacular music event in the evening....

Cromer Carnival 11-17 August

Heaps of fun for all the family with masses of activities throughout the week, including aerobatic displays on Wednesday 19th!...

Aylsham Show Monday 27 August

The Aylsham Show is a traditional one-day agricultural show and, with an average attendance in the region of 18,000, is the largest one-day agricultural show in East Anglia. The parkland setting of Blickling Park, a National Trust Estate, is one of the most beautiful sites in the Country with fine views over the lake and towards the Hall....

Hunstanton Kite Festival 20th August

Hunstanton Kite Festival is a long-running annual event held each August, with kite displays, air displays, a classic car rally, classic motorcycles on display, craft fair, kids’ activities and stalls....

Classic Ibiza at Blickling Hall Friday 10th August

​The Urban Soul Orchestra conducted by Stephen Hussey return for another sell-out performance of classic Ibiza anthems under the stars, with live DJ and vocalists.  This will be Norfolk’s biggest dance party of the Summer full of iconic Ibiza anthems. A chill-out set in the first half will be followed by a half hour interval with the DJ playing the latest Ibiza tunes.  As dusk falls, the lasers will hit the Blickling skyline as the Urban Soul Orchestra return to bring some of the best of the White Island’s dance tunes to orchestral life. It’s going to be another night to remember! For more info click...