Upcoming Events in Norfolk 2024

Some of the best Norfolk events planned for 2024

When planning a trip away it’s always handy to know what’s going on in the area…and when. Norfolk has a great events schedule throughout the year, with family-friendly events aplenty!

Norfolk usually has a great events calendar, so we are buzzing to enjoy these well-loved and vibrant days out! You may like to take note of what events are happening in the area, after all, we’d hate for you to miss out on a carnival or the famous Red Arrows.

Here is the events calendar for Norfolk in 2024 (subject to change, this was correct at the time of writing):


1st – Wymondham New Years Day 10k
1st – Cromer New Year fireworks evening
14th – Norwich Indian Street Food Carnival – 131-139 Queens Road Norwich


15th – Pudding parade volume 1 – Assembly House Norwich
17th to 24th – Norwich Science Festival

Great Yarmouth Hippodrome Shows


7th – Piano with Hannah Watson Emmrich – Assembly House Norwich
8th – Sleep Easy 2024


3rd to 14th – Circus Fantasia
6th – Sheringham Viking Festival
25th – Glass walk 2024 (for charity) – Vancouver Quarter, 24 Broad Street, Kings Lynn
26th – Banff Mountain Film Festival – Norwich UEA
26th to 29th – Sandringham food, craft and wood fair
27th – Norwich Dragon Boat Race

Holkham Hall Easter events tbc


4th to 6th – Stradsett Vintage Rally
10th to 12th – Folk on the Pier (Cromer)
10th to 26th – Norfolk and Norwich Festival
27th – North Norfolk OPEN studios for a week (over 100 artists)


26th and 27th – Royal Norfolk show


6th to 7th – Outlaw half Holkham weekend (triathlon)

Great Yarmouth Hippodrome Summer Show


2nd to 11th – Wells carnival
3rd – Classic Ibiza
3rd – Beer festival – the bell at Marlingford
5th to 11th –  Sheringham Carnival
8th – Blakeney greasy pole
17th – Cromer carnival
24th – Run Sandringham
26th August – Aylsham Show

Sandringham Estate Concerts – artists and dates TBC


Food and Drink Festival at Holkham (date TBC)
Sheringham 40s weekend (date TBC)


Norfolk Restaurant Week
Halloween and Pumpkin picking at The Pumpkin House
Various pumpkin picking events around Norfolk – search Ha Ha Farm, Algy’s Farm Shop, Wroxham Barns, White House Farm
Holkham Hall half-term events
Norwich Cocktail Week (date TBC)
Great Yarmouth Hippodrome Halloween Special


Holt Lights Switch on (date TBC)
Firework displays – search: Low Bang fireworks display at Wroxham Barns, Wymondham RFC, Hunstanton Bonfire night, Norfolk showground
Illuminating Sandringham
Polar Express
Holkham Hall house tours
Cromer Pier Christmas Show
Holt Market
Norfolk Lights Express on the North Norfolk Railway


Holkham Hall Father Christmas Experience
Cromer Pier Father Christmas Experience
North Norfolk Railway Santa Special
Holt Market
Mince Pie Specials on the North Norfolk Railway
A Blickling Wild Winter