Events in Norfolk

July 2019

Antony Gormley: 3x Another Time (SCVA)

Antony Gormley: 3x Another Time (SCVA) 22nd Apr - 22nd Apr

3X ANOTHER TIME comprises three life-sized cast iron sculptures selected from Gormley’s ongoing series Another Time (1999–2013) which has been presented in locations across the world. The sculptures will be placed around the university at different focal points and sight lines, including roof level.

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Lynn Chadwick: Beast (SCVA)

Lynn Chadwick: Beast (SCVA) 11th May - 31st Aug

The three 'Beasts', captured in states of action, were part of the Norfolk & Norwich Festival 2018, and are the latest edition to the burgeoning free sculpture park at the Sainsbury Centre for Visual Arts.

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Parkrun - Holkham

Parkrun - Holkham 1st Jan - 31st Dec

Weekly 5km parkrun event with stunning views of the grounds and some historic buildings within the grounds of Holkham, including the grand palladian hall itself.

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Sheringham Park Parkrun

Sheringham Park Parkrun 1st Jan - 31st Dec

A special weekly 5km timed run in the beautiful surroundings of National Trust Sheringham Park - every Saturday.

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Viking: Rediscover the legend - Norwich Castle

Viking: Rediscover the legend - Norwich Castle 9th Feb - 8th Sep

A major new partnership between Norwich Castle, the British Museum and the York Museums Trust sees some of the most significant Anglican and Viking treasures on display together at Norwich Castle.

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Festival Too 2019

Festival Too 2019 29th Jun - 13th Jul

One of Europe’s largest free music festivals, with a range of well-known musical acts as well as family entertainment, held in King’s Lynn’s historic Tuesday Market Place.

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Cley 19 Contemporary Art

Cley 19 Contemporary Art 4th Jul - 4th Aug

The annual event at Cley Church by the North Norfolk Exhibition Project is designed to promote exceptional contemporary art by national and local artists in varying disciplines: drawing, painting, printmaking, photography, collage, textiles, sculpture, mixed media and installation. 2019 is themed 'Borederlines'.

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Lord Mayor’s Celebrations 2019

Lord Mayor’s Celebrations 2019 5th Jul - 7th Jul

Three days of celebrations, including the procession and its colourful floats snaking through the historic city, fireworks, music, funfairs, art trails, duck races, outdoor theatre and cinema.

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King’s Lynn Festival 2019

King’s Lynn Festival 2019 14th Jul - 27th Jul

In its 66th year, the diverse King’s Lynn Festival 2019 brings international names in art and music to the town's historic surroundings for two weeks of exclusive, quality entertainment.

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Holt Festival 2019

Holt Festival 2019 21st Jul - 27th Jul

The Holt Festival brings fine art, street performers, musicians, poets, actors, dancers, artists and comedians to the splendid Georgian market town, under the guidance of artistic director Charles Pugh.

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The 138th Sandringham Flower Show

The 138th Sandringham Flower Show 24th Jul - 24th Jul

East Anglia’s largest one-day show, with the best of horticulture in two large marquees, gardens, competitions, celebrity judges and family entertainment.

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Norwich Pride 2019

Norwich Pride 2019 27th Jul - 27th Jul

Norwich Pride is a celebration of the city’s lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community, with stalls, talks and activities at the Forum Norwich.

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Outdoor Theatre - Holkham

Outdoor Theatre - Holkham 7th Aug - 28th Aug

The 2019 Outdoor Theatre season in the beautiful courtyard of Holkham Hall features performances of: the Jungle Book; The Legend of King Arthur; Gangsta Granny; and a Midsummer Night's Dream.

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Classic Ibiza - Blickling Hall

Classic Ibiza - Blickling Hall 9th Aug - 9th Aug

Norfolk's biggest dance party of the summer full of iconic Ibiza anthems at National Trust Blickling Hall with the Urban Soul Orchestra.

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Sundown Festival 2019

Sundown Festival 2019 30th Aug - 1st Sep

Norwich's burgeoning pop festival is now in its fifth year. Chart-topping pop and dance acts previously appearing have included Tinie Tempah, Rudimental, Ella Henderson and Labrinth.

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Norwich Beer Festival 2019

Norwich Beer Festival 2019 21st Oct - 26th Oct

Organised by the Norwich & Norfolk branch of Camra, the Norwich Beer Festival boasts over 200 cask-conditioned real ales, along with ciders, and draught and bottled continental beers, all in the splendid setting of St Andrew’s and Blackfriars’ Halls.

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Norfolk Restaurant Week 2019

Norfolk Restaurant Week 2019 28th Oct - 8th Nov

Restaurant Week is Norfolk’s largest dining event, a culinary celebration of the vibrant restaurant scene, providing an unmissable opportunity to sample high-standard cuisine at tempting price.

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Thursford Christmas Spectacular 2019

Thursford Christmas Spectacular 2019 6th Nov - 23rd Dec

Britain’s largest and most spectacular Christmas show is eagerly anticipated and the pageant of dazzling costumers, dancing and singing from a 100-strong cast draws visitors from all over the world.

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The Great British Cycling Festival Sportive 2019

The Great British Cycling Festival Sportive 2019 19th Nov - 23rd Nov

The Great British Cycling Festival 100-mile sportive will ride out on closed roads from Norfolk in June and be part of the wider celebration which includes the 2019 HSBC UK/National Road Championships.

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