North Norfolk Events

In another theatrical win for seaside rep, the Sheringham Little Theatre hosts the world premiere of this new play by James Cawood.


Drumming, dancing and donkey rides were among the attractions at Cromer carnival’s family fun day.

Staff from eight local pubs, restaurants and hotels put their serving skills to the test, at Cromer carnival’s waiters and waitresses’ race, held on the pier forecourt on Monday.

John Frosdick

North Norfolk Music Festival brings internationally renowned performers as well as upcoming talent. We look at 12 concerts not to miss from this year’s packed programme.

St Mary's Church

They came carrying their deckchairs and rucksacks as if to a social event rather than a live concert.

National Trust

Back in the late 1990s the Ibiza dance scene blew my mind as I was wowed by its sheer scale and decadence.

Theresa May

A successful music festival on the North Norfolk coast is set to return for a second year.


If the principle of the “rule of three” holds that all good things come in threes - three little pigs, three wishes, Life, Liberty and the Pursuit of Happiness, etc - then we have a winning cast of three here.


After the success of its first Hygge in March, Deepdale Backpackers & Camping is to host its first music festival at the end of September.

Reepham Summer Music Festival celebrates its 10-year milestone this weekend and promises to be another diverse musical extravaganza.

St Mary's Church

Chilled out Ibiza party classics will meet classical singing and Last Night of the Proms pomp at a very different Blickling Proms this weekend.

National Trust

Tickets are still available for the Great British Proms at Blickling Hall on Saturday night - but Classic Ibiza on Friday is sold out.

National Trust

Filming for sci-fi movie, Annihilation, took place on Holkham beach in July 2016.

A giant ant, a mermaid and a pod of dolphins were among the designs dreamed up by youngsters and families taking part in Sheringham carnival’s sandcastle and sculpture contest.

It is still a relatively new addition to the town’s summer festivities but it is already proving one of the most popular.

One of North Norfolk’s best-loved restaurants has launched its own festival, celebrating everything about the area’s culture.


A music festival set at north Norfolk’s “rock and roll hunting lodge” looks set to return in 2018 after a wildly successful launch.


A colourful bunch of characters turned out for Sheringham parkrun on Saturday.

National Trust

It is one of the most popular events of Sheringham carnival and, this year, the Aquack-Quick duck race had added authenticity - in the shape of a real live duck named Sheldon.

Sheringham Primary School

Fancy dress has become one of the fun staples at the Blickling Proms – and, with a magnum of champagne for the best-dressed visitor, the event next Saturday will be no exception.

Lisa Ward

With the Blickling Concert weekend fast approaching, here’s a top 10 list of things to bring to make sure you have the best evening at either Classic Ibiza or the Great British Prom next weekend.

Three Sheringham lifeboat crew members took on a team of youngsters and parents at the town’s annual carnival tug of war contest

A carnival atmosphere is building in Cromer as the town looks forward to its biggest event of the year.

It rained on their parade, but heavy showers failed to dampen the spirits of Sheringham carnival-goers, who, with umbrellas and camping chairs at the ready, turned out in their hundreds to cheer on more than 30 floats winding their way through the town.

David Gooch

One of the country’s finest actors will be performing in north Norfolk - on days off from appearing in the West End.


A Viking ship, a Back to the Future time machine and a 1980s-style roller skate were among the crazy contraptions trundling through Sheringham town centre as part of the annual carnival street races, which saw crowds in their hundreds line the pavements to pelt competitors with flour-filled paper bags and water bombs.


Children have been getting into the Cromer spirit as they get involved in a series of activities put on by organisers of the Children’s Weeks.


Chips in a bucket? Bespoke toppings? The Bucket List is here to change the way you think about seaside food.


Most music festivals don’t have a dresscode, but they do things slightly differently in North Norfolk.

Great British Bake Off winner Nadiya Hussain is swapping cakes for Cromer crab in her new BBC series.

It is one of the biggest events of the year in North Norfolk.

Sunshine, songs and smiling faces made for a spectacular first day of Sheringham Carnival, which launched on the Leas clifftop gardens with the crowning of the carnival queen and her attendants.

Sheringham Town Council

Two pint-sized additions to Sheringham carnival’s ‘royal’ family were chosen at a selection disco held at the town community centre.

Sheringham Primary School

Looking for something different to do that doesn’t involve splashing the cash? Here’s our guide to some of the fun and completely free activities taking place across Norfolk this August...

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