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A group of performers playing traditional instruments and wearing traditional hanseatic outfits on Tuesday Market Place.


Discover the huge range of events going on all year in west Norfolk. Whatever your interest there is something happening in the area to suit you.

Event organisers can add local events to Visit West Norfolk through our online form (click here).

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Our listings give a shining light on colourful events across the west Norfolk area that hold a strong tourist or visitor appeal. If you are holding (or looking for) a service, local consultation or other regular community-focussed meeting or event beyond our scope, please do visit the links for externally-managed local community event platforms here: King’s Lynn Event Check, Downham Web, and Hunstanton Info.

  • Pop Up Shops at Dalegate Market

    Dalegate Market, KING’S LYNN
    Open daily, between 30th June 2022 and 27th October 2022

    We welcome four different Pop Up Shops each week, housed in our beach huts.  Independent traders, local artisans and producers, including food, drink, clothing, antiques, collectables, toys, art, crafts, home furnishings and more…

  • Historic Lynn Walk

    King’s Lynn Tourist information Centre, KING’S LYNN

    This tour, from the Saturday Market Place to the Tuesday Market Place, takes in over 900 years of history. Historic buildings, hidden courtyards and the river all reveal King’s Lynn’s story from small settlement to successful port and elegant town – along with the stories of the people who left their mark here.

  • A few examples created on our course. These bowl and wallhangings were designed and glass cut by two beginners to glass.

    Fused Glass Workshops

    Dalegate Market, Burnham Deepdale
    Open every Wednesday, between 6th July 2022 and 21st December 2022

    At Driftwood Glass Studio we offer a range of courses for both children and adults. So whether you want to dabble in learning the techniques or throw yourself entirely in a day of class cutting.

  • Hanseatic Festival of Watersports

    Water Lane, KING’S LYNN

    Motorboats race up to 100mph along the Ouse, in this high-octane spectacle. People can watch the action from the historic waterfront of King’s Lynn.

  • Schools Exhibition: The Best Years of Your Life?

    Discover Downham, DOWNHAM MARKET

    Discover Downham’s Schools Exhibition ‘The Best Years of Your Life?’ is a free event that will be taking place between 7th July – 31st December 2022.

  • Festival Too

    Tuesday Market Place, KING’S LYNN

    A free, unticketed, event held in King’s Lynn over three weekends. With music from Reef, Tim Burgess DJ Set, Indigo Shore, Tom Lumley & The Brave Liaison.

  • Festival Too

    Tuesday Market Place, KING’S LYNN

    A free, unticketed, event held in King’s Lynn over three weekends. Music from Will Young, Heather Small, and Reno & Rome.

  • FREE Family Fun Day

    ALIVE Lynnsport, KING’S LYNN

    To celebrate the arrival of the Commonwealth Games 2022 Baton to King’s Lynn on Saturday 9 July, Alive Lynnsport has organised a FREE family fun day.

  • Old Lynn, New Pubs Walk

    King’s Lynn Tourist information Centre, KING’S LYNN

    A walk through King’s Lynn’s ‘old town’ discovering how historic sites have been brought back into new use, including visits to three pubs in some of the most important locations.

  • Exhibition: The Nereids

    Fermoy Gallery, KING’S LYNN

    This exhibition presents depictations in carved stone, wood, etchings and inscription, of some of the mythical Nereids created by skilled artists represented by The Lettering Arts Trust.