What's On

What's On in Norfolk

What's On in Norfolk offers a lot of choice about events happening day to day. Open gardens, music gigs, farmers markets, boat expeditions, theatre shows and so much more are presented here for you to browse through, so keep checking us out for the very latest whats on in Norfolk. 

With a great selection of events and attractions across the county, finding something exciting to go to throughout the year will be easy, all visitors and locals need to do is just choose....decisions, decisions!

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Damien Hirst Exhibition at Houghton Hall
Damien Hirst Exhibit
Damien Hirst at Houghton Hall: Colour Space Paintings & Outdoor Sculptures 25 March to 15 July 2018, Wed, Thurs, Sat, Sun and Bank Holiday Mondays only
Norwich Cathedral Guided Tour
Norwich Cathedral
Our friendly and knowledgeable tour guides are on hand to guide you around the Cathedral, free daily guided tours
Weddings Shows
Discover a wealth of brilliant wedding suppliers in Norfolk and Suffolk who will make your day so special
Nature Reserve Rambles at Holkham Hall
Holkham Nature Tours
Join one of our Wardens on a guided walk around the Holkham National Nature Reserve, the rich variety of wildlife at Holkham
Superstructures - The New Architechture 1960-1990
SUPERSTRUCTURES: THE NEW ARCHITECTURE 1960-1990 24 March - 2 September 2018 - This year marks the 40th anniversary of the opening of the Sainsbury Centre for Visual Arts
Treasures & Trophies - Making of a Gentleman and a Great House
Treasures & Trophies
Treasures & Trophies - Making of a Gentleman and a Great House, see a wonderful exhibition charting the history of the 1st Earl and Holkham Hall
Holkham Cricket Club
Holkham Cricket Club
Love cricket? Come along and enjoy balmy afternoons with a picnic watching entertaining grass roots village cricket...perfect
The Lighthouse at Happisburgh
Lighthouse Open Days
Visit the oldest working light on the Norfolk Coast and the only independently operated lighthouse in the UK. Climb to the top and enjoy the fantastic views
Steam Gala Weekend at Bressingham
Steam Gala Weekend
Steam Gala Weekend at Bressingham Steam & Gardens, Sat 5th to Mon 7th May 2018. All Bressingham's steamable collection will be in operation.
Season Opener of Horse Racing
Seasonal Opener
Season Opener of Horse Racing at Great Yarmouth Racecourse Tuesday 24th April 2018 Gates Open at 12.00am
A Behind the Scenes Tour of Holkham Hall
Hidden Passageways
A Behind the Scenes Tour of Holkham Hall - Hidden passageways and servants stairs Wed 25th April, 30th May, 27th June, 11th July, 29th Aug, 26th Sep and 31st Oct, 11am-12.30pm
Holkham Hall Dawn Chorus
Holkham Dawn Chorus
Dawn Chorus at Holkham Hall and Wells Beach Saturdays 28th April and 5th May, 5.30am-7.30am Come along and enjoy a guided tour of bird song
Harleston Events
Harleston Events
Discover the fabulous events Harleston Market Town are hosting for Christmas and beyond into 2018
UEA Choir present Rossini’s Petite Messe Solennelle
UEA Choir Concert
UEA Choir perform Rossini’s magnificent Petite Messe Solennelle, on Saturday 28 April at 7.30pm at St Andrew’s Hall, Norwich.
Polo Festival
Exciting annual event the Norfolk Polo Festival held in Langley in July, is great fun for all the family. Keep checking for the 2018 dates
Spring Afternoons Horse Racing
Spring Horse Racing
Spring Afternoon of Horse Racing at Great Yarmouth Racecourse Tues 1st May, Wed 16th & 23rd May 2018 Gates Open at 12.00am
Huge Charity Book Sale
Morston Book Sale
Huge Charity Book Sale at Morston Barn in North Norfolk on the 5th, 6th and 7th May. There is something for everyone, wonderful bargains to be had. Free entry 10.00am - 5.00pm
Mozart Orchestra
Mozart Orchestra
Join The Mozart Orchestra for our 2018 season opening concert, 'A Celebration of Mozart', on Saturday 5th May 2018, 7:30pm, at Norwich Central Baptist Church.
Seething Tower Museum
Seething Tower
Open again 06/05/2018 Free admission to see this restored control tower memorial and museum at former USAAF base at Seething. Final Sunday 07/10/2018
Bat Walk at Oxburgh Hall
Oxburgh Bat Walk
Join us at Oxburgh Hall for a bat walk, hot drink provided. Great fun and an education for all 11th May 2018 at 19:45 - 22:00pm
1940's Weekend
Stylish 1940s weekend at Deepdale, join us for a step back in time, including 1940s movie night, dance lessons, and the Daisy Belles in concert.
Bat Walk at Felbrigg Hall
Felbrigg Bat Walk
Explore the world of bats as we take a stroll around the Felbrigg estate as night falls. Fri 18 May, Fri 17th and 31st Aug 2018 20:30 - 23:00pm
Jess Morgan
Jess Morgan Live Music at Deepdale - Sunday Session 20th May 2018 Live music begins at 7.30pm, Gates open 7pm
Music in the Garden at Blickling Hall
Music in the Garden
Join us in the garden at Blickling Hall for music by Zingaro Blue, Hot Cold Ground and Bass Tree String Band. 26th May 3.00pm
North Norfolk Country Fair
Country Fair
North Norfolk Country Fair on the 27th May at Weybourne with all day arena entertainment -and plenty of rides and fun for all the family to enjoy
Bee Weekend at Oxburgh Hall
Bee Weekend
Join us at Oxburgh Hall to celebrate the value of bees. Great fun for all on the 2nd and 3rd June 2018 10:30 - 16:30
Deer Discovery Walks at Holkham Hall
Holkham Deer Walks
DEER DISCOVERY WALKS Wed. 6th, 13th and 20th June, 11am and Wed. 3rd, 10th and 17th October, 11am and 2pm
Mozart Orchestra at St Nicholas Church
Mozart Orchestra
Come and enjoy The Mozart Orchestra playing at St Nicholas' Church, Blakeney, 9th June 2018 - 7.30pm
Hindringham Hall & Gardens
Hindringham Hall
Hindringham Hall House and Gardens will be open to visitors for guided history tours during 2018 - Wednesdays June 13th, July 11th, August 8th and September 5th at 2.30 pm
Lisa Redford Live
Lisa RedfordLive Music at Deepdale - Sunday Session 17th June 2018 Live music begins at 7.30pm, Gates open 7pm
Treasure Hunt for Butterflies
Treasure Hunt
Butterfly Treasure Hunt - Benjamin Foundation Charity annual summer fundraising event is coming to Norwich. Thursday 21st June 2018 5:30pm - 9:30pm
Hunstanton Carnival Weekend
Carnival Weekend
Come and enjoy all the fun of the fair at Hunstanton Carnival Weekend, June 23rd and 24th
Lionel Richie at Holkham Hall
Lionel Richie Show
Lionel Richie open air concert at Holkham Hall - Sunday 24th June
Great British Prom at Blickling Hall
British Prom Aug '18
Great British Prom celebrating 100 years of the RAF at Blickling Hall on the 11th August 2018. Book your tickets now!
Classic Ibiza at Blickling Hall
Classic Ibiza '18
'Classic Ibiza' at Blickling Hall on the 19th August 2018. Book your tickets now!
Old Buckenham Air Show
Air Show 2018
A great family day out at the best Air Show in the region, dogs welcome too 28th and 29th July 2018...Get your tickets now!
Dragon Boat Festival 2018
Dragon Boat Festival
The 12th East Anglian Dragon Boat Festival which returns to Oulton Broad in Lowestoft on Saturday 11th August.
As You Like It
The critically-acclaimed Pantaloons present their innovative and hilarious open-air version of Shakespeare’s timeless comedy, with folky, foot-stomping live music ...
Zombie Evacuation Race at Hockwold Hall
Zombie Evacuation
Zombie Evacuation Race at Hockwold Hall September 15th 2018 11.00am until 2.00pm Be scared and chased by an army of zombies! Register Now
Deepdale Festival
Deepdale Festival second annual event to be held again in Burnham Deepdale in North Norfolk over the last weekend of September 2018.
Deer Safaris at Holkham Hall
Holkham Deer Safaris
Deer Safaris Saturdays 5th, 12th, 19th, 26th, 6th and 13th October, Sundays 6th, 13th, 20th, 27th, 7th and 14th October, Thursday 18th to Tuesday 23rd October, 11am, 12noon, 1.30pm, 2.30pm and 3.30pm
Deepdale Christmas
The 10th Annual Deepdale Christmas Market takes place on Friday 30th November, Saturday 1st & Sunday 2nd December