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Festival, Sun 25 Aug 2019

Hemsby Herring Festival

Hemsby Herring Festival


The Longshore Herring Festival returns to Hemsby beach in late August 2019 in celebration of the area's important fishing traditions and heritage.

The event, held at the Lifeboat Station includes traditionally cooked herrings to eat on the beach, a bar, various stalls to browse.

Children welcome

Event details

Dates Times
Sun 25 Aug 2019 10:00 to 16:00

Events at this Venue

date event
Sun 25 Aug Hemsby Herring Festival


Lifeboat Shed, Hemsby Gap,
Beach Road, Hemsby,
Great Yarmouth,
NR29 4HJ


See location of Hemsby Lifeboat Station on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

Map reference: TG 505173  Lat: 52.69621 Long: 1.70647

By Road:

From Great Yarmouth follow signs for the A149 to Caister and then Hemsby. Hemsby Lifeboat Station is located at the far end of Beach Road in Hemsby.


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