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

Events

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).

What type of events can I upload here?

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.

  • 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.

  • Pop Up Shops at Dalegate Market

    Dalegate Market, KING’S LYNN
    Open daily, between 11th August 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…

  • Festival of Sport

    Holkham Hall, WELLS-NEXT-THE-SEA

    After a hugely successful first year, Festival of Sport will be back at Holkham this August with an extra night added. It is the ultimate family sports festival which is not to be missed and was founded by Ex England Rugby Stars Will Greenwood and Austin Healey. There’s entertainment, camping, competitions and coaching from world-class sporting legends, all set within the stunning grounds of Holkham.

  • Mods and Rockers

    Tuesday Market Place, King’s Lynn

    The Borough Council of King’s Lynn & West Norfolk bring you a day full of entertainment – a must for both scooter and bike enthusiasts and fans of the clothes and music of the era. The popular Mods and Rockers Classic Scooter and Motorbike Meet returns to King’s Lynn on Sunday 14 August, 10am to 4pm in the Tuesday Market Place.

  • Mods and Rockers

    Tuesday Market Place, KING’S LYNN

    Scooter and motorbike enthusiasts gather for a look back at these 60s subcultures.

  • 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 17th August 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.

  • Heritage Society Open Meeting: ‘Celebrating the Fens’ with Karen Merrison

    Discover Downham, DOWNHAM MARKET

    Heritage Society Open Meeting: ‘Celebrating the Fens’ with speaker Karen Merrison.

  • YOUNG FUTURES – Free Course

    Oxburgh Hall, King’s Lynn

    A FREE Course at Oxburgh Hall for 18-25 year olds (runs every Thursday for 6 weeks).

  • Sailors, Smugglers and Merchant Adventurers Walk

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

    King’s Lynn was one of England’s foremost ports from medieval times and evidence of this rich maritime heritage is to be found all along the waterfront streets – fine houses, warehouses and, of course, the Custom House. Wealthy merchants, naval heroes, brave sailors and bold smugglers have all left their stories waiting to be heard.

  • Artisans and Artworks Pop-up

    Creake Abbey, Fakenham

    A chance for visitors to meet and purchase works by three prominent Norfolk artists, Michelle Daniels, Sarah Burt and Catherine Downes.