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Visit Norfolk has the most comprehensive listings of What's On in Norfolk

REASONS TO VISIT NORFOLK...

Until Dec 23 - Thursford Christmas Spectacular

The festive extravaganza of music, variety, dance and comedy is the largest Christmas show outside London. Ticket prizes have been frozen for 2019 and can be purchased here.

Nov 24 - Christmas Market at Pensthorpe

Discover bespoke creations, creative gift ideas and delicious treats made from boutique producers, many of whom are from the local area. Details

Nov 29 - Christmas Lights Switch-On at Great Yarmouth

An exciting evening of festive entertainment that coincides with the first day of the annual Great Yarmouth Christmas Fayre in conjunction with The Christmas Market. Details

Nov 29-Dec 1 - Great Yarmouth Christmas Fayre

The annual 3-day Christmas extravaganza with craft, food and gifts stalls and festive entertainment takes place in the Minster and in The Priory Centre. Details

Nov 29-Dec 1 - Art Fair East at St Andrew's Hall, Norwich

With around 1,000 artworks on display, a range of contemporary art will be exhibited including painting, sculpture, drawing, photography, video art, installation, performance and original limited-edition prints. Details

Nov 29-Dec 1- Deepdale Christmas Market

There can’t be a better reason to visit the North Norfolk Coast in the Winter, when over 120 local artisans and producers gather for one of East Anglia’s best seasonal markets. Details

Nov 30-Dec 24 - Father Christmas at Banham Zoo

Bring your friends and family to enjoy the magic of Christmas at Banham Zoo, where your children can meet Father Christmas and receive a fantastic gift! Details

Nov 30 - Dec 24 - Christmas Celebration at Roarr! Dinosaur Adventure

With lots of activities, festive entertainment and surprises and the chance to meet the big man himself, come and join us for the day in the lead up to Christmas. Details

Nov 30-Jan 5 - The Snowman and The Snowdog BRICKLIVE at Banham Zoo

The Snowman and The Snowdog fans will be able to meet their favourite characters this Christmas as Banham Zoo hosts a magical new tour, The Snowman™ and The Snowdog brick trail, presented and built by BRICKLIVE. Details

Dec 7-Jan 5 - Christmas Spectacular Circus & Water Show at The Hippodrome, Gt Yarmouth

This new Norfolk tradition combines the best in International Circus Artistes, the unique water spectacle with Aerialists, Synchronised Swimmers, Giant Fountains and the magic of Christmas with comedian Ben Langley and sensational acrobats with over 50 performers. Details

Dec 14-15 - Father Christmas at Fairhaven Woodland and Water Garden

Have yourself a woodland Christmas experience in the winter garden. Take a stroll through our woodland to meet the reindeer and visit Father Christmas tucked away among the trees. Details

Dec 14-23 - An Audience with Father Christmas at Holkham Hall

This is your chance to treat your children to a close up encounter with Father and Mother Christmas in the beautiful Saloon at Holkham, which will be filled with sparkling decorations. Details

Christmas at Holkham

Dec 19-20 - Victorian Family Christmas at Gressenhall

Turn back the clock and enjoy a traditional festive celebration, with a complementary glass of mulled wine and mince pie. Details

Dec 25 - Christmas Day Swim at Hunstanton

Swimmers in fancy dress raise money for charity by braving the icy waters of the Wash from Hunstanton Central Prom. Details

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EVENTS ALL YEAR ROUND

January

Whooper swans, Welney

Enjoy the Winter Wildlife Safari of migrating birds, England's largest seal colony, as well as the Festival of Swans at Welney

February

King's Lynn Lumiere

It's half-term - all the attractions are open again and King's Lynn Lumiere lights up the town

March

Feeding the lambs at Wroxham Barns
 
Longer days, Easter holidays - come and feed the lambs, experience Museums Week or find a beach of your own
 

April

Amazona soft ball fun

You'd be a fool not to visit with Cromer crabs back in season. And don't worry about April showers - most of our attractions have inside facilities

May

Norfolk & Norwich Festival outside The Forum

Events to enjoy include the Norfolk & Norwich Festival, Broads Outdoor Festival and Cromer and Sheringham Crab and Lobster Festival

June

Al fresco in Tombland

The longest days let you stay on the beach all day and eat al fresco in the evening. Oh, it's the Royal Norfolk Show too!

July

Great Yarmouth seafront fireworks
Festivals at King's Lynn and Holt, coastal carnivals, fireworks at Great Yarmouth and the Sandringham Flower Show

August

Blickling Proms
There's outdoor events across the county, including theatre and film, family fun and shows at seaside resorts and over 90 miles of coast to explore

September

Out There, Great Yarmouth
Don't miss the Out There and Maritime Festivals at Great Yarmouth, 1940s weekend at Sheringham and the North Norfolk Food Festival at Holkham

October

Halloween at Holkham
It's Autumn half-term, there's Halloween events, a Beer Festival in Norwich's Halls, and the migrating birds are returning

November

Jarrolds department store, Norwich
Christmas is coming... there's great shopping in the market towns and in Norwich, the Cromer Pier Christmas show is on, and remember, remember the 5th of November

December

Norwich Castle
There are pantomimes and festive shows, Christmas lights abound, or you could just enjoy the migrating birds and largest seal colony in England