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Festival, Fri 8 - Sun 10 May 2020

Martham Village Green

Martham Village Green



This popular event will be held on Friday 8th, Saturday 9th and Sunday 10th May 2020, 10am - 5pm. As Martham Scarecrow Festival falls on VE Day, there will be a theme, WW2.

Prizes for best Categories 2020;

1st Prize - £100 - Best Interpretation of Theme

2nd Prize - £75 - Most Artistic/Creative

3rd Prize - £50 - Most Original

Yarn Bombing, Bunting, Decorated Properties and Pompoms will be judged the same as previous years but for 2020, winners will be presented with a Rosette.

Due to the WW2 theme set, we will be having a WW2 Fancy Dress Competitions, so keep a look out for posts on our Facebook Page to get more information on how to enter.

Again, we will be having Garden/Garage sales, so residents please don’t forget to sort out your unwanted items in time & get ready to sell to all the visitors that return to this annual event time & time again!!

There will be a variety of stalls on the village greens over the three days, and not forgetting the Treasure Hunt for all the family to enjoy too.

Martham Methodist Church will be open on all three days holding a flower festival entitled ‘Teddy Bear’s Picnic’ and also serving refreshments.

Gray’s Family Fun Fair will be returning again and will be situated on the Main Green.

Money raised at this event will be used for village projects. In the past the money has been able to support Martham Community Centre, Martham Youth Club and the purchase of Christmas lights and new seating for the village green.

For more information regarding the Scarecrow Festival for 2020 please send us a message on our Facebook Page or call Laura on 07391844870 or Corrine on 07880507532.For any correspondence please email:

Laura and Corrine

Children welcomeDisabled accessDogs accepted

Event details

Dates Times
Fri 8 - Sun 10 May 2020 10:00 to 17:00

Events at this Venue

date event
Fri 8 - Sun 10 May Martham Scarecrow Festival


Laura & Corrine


Great Yarmouth,


See location of Martham on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

Map reference: TG 455185  Lat: 52.70843 Long: 1.63284

By Road:
From the A47 take the A1064. When the road forks just before Billockby, take the left fork B1152 signposted to Martham.

By Public Transport:
First run regular bus services to Martham, please check details before travelling.

Parking: free

Parking: with charge

Accessible by Public Transport: 9 miles from Great Yarmouth station


  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
  • Disabled accessDisabled access
  • Dogs acceptedDogs accepted