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What’s On Norfolk – October 2018


Autumn Ramble & Cream Tea

Wed 3rd Oct 2018, and Wed 10th Oct 2018
14:00 – 16:00

Autumn Walk Through Leaves

A guided tour of the Fairhaven Woodland and Water Garden.
Explore the garden and take in the natural Autumn landscape. The tour will be followed by cream tea, including homemade scones, jam, and clotted cream, as well as a pot of tea or a cup of coffee.

£11.95 per person

Fairhaven Woodland & Water Garden
School Road
South Walsham
NR13 6DZ
For more information, visit:
Fairhaven Website



Norwich Science Festival

Fri 19th Oct 2018
Sat 27th Oct 2018
(Various dates and times between these two dates)

Science Lab

Science Festival taking place during October half term.

Includes exhibitions, shows, inspiring talks, and hands-on science and engineering activities.

Suitable for all ages and all levels of knowledge.

The Forum
Millennium Plain

01603 727 950

For more information, visit:
Norwich Science Festival Website
View the full programme of events for more information on the talks and workshops taking place.



Master Crafts Fair

Sat 20th Oct 2018
09:30 – 15:00

Craft Fair with handmade items from the Border Craft Collective.

Tea, coffee, cakes, and meals will be served all day.

Free entry

Long Stratton Village Hall
NR15 2TA

For more information, visit:
Border Craft Collective Website



Children’s Halloween Fun Day & Pumpkin Carving

Fri 26th Oct 2018
10:00 – 15:00

Come in fancy dress- there will be a prize for the best dressed.

  • Face painting
  • Halloween themed crafts
  • Games
  • Story Telling trail through the gardens
  • Prize for best costume
  • Pumpkin trail
  • Pumpkin carving workshops

Children must be accompanied by an adult

Free entry
Free parking
Small charge for face painting & pumpkin carving.

Peter Beales Roses
London Road
NR17 1AY

For more information, visit:
Peter Beales Website



What’s On Norfolk – November 2018



Big Boom Bonfire Night Fireworks Display at Norwich Castle

Fri 2nd Nov 2018
19:30 (No end time announced)

Free musical firework display in Norwich city centre.

Fireworks will be set off from Norwich Castle.

Free entry.

Norwich Castle
City Centre
0344 980 3333

For more information, visit:
Norwich Big Boom Fireworks Event Details



Christmas Craft Fair

Sat 10th Nov 2018
10:00 – 15:00

Christmas Craft Fair featuring gifts and crafts, many of which are handmade.

Refreshments will also be available.

Free entry.

Village Hall
Kirkgate Street
PE36 6LA




Christmas Switch-On

Thurs 15th Nov 2018
(No time announced yet)

Switching on of the Christmas lights in the city centre, featuring a parade with Father Christmas and entertainment in front of City Hall.

Free entry.

City Hall

0344 980 3333

For more information, visit:
Christmas Switch-On Event



Deepdale Christmas Market

Fri 30th Nov – Sun 2nd Dec 2018
10:00 – 17:00

Large, annual Christmas Market comes back to Deepdale for a tenth year. Over 120 local artisans and producers will be selling a huge range of items, including wreaths, soaps, jewellery, tea, beer, toys, gifts, biscuits, accessories, cheese, chutneys, and more.

The market will take place over three days, opening from 10:00 – 17:00 on all three days.

Free entry.
Free parking.

Dalegate Market
Burnham Deepdale
PE31 8FB

For more information, visit:
Deepdale Market Website



What’s On Norfolk – December 2018

Festive Food Fair

Sat 15th Dec – Sun 16th Dec 2018
10:00 – 16:00

Festive food from local and regional producers, as well as non-foodie Christmas gifts.

Holkham Hall

For more information, visit:
Festive Food Fair Event Details



New Year’s Eve 2018: A Night at Hockwold School of Wizardry & Witchcraft

Mon 31st Dec 2018 – Tues 1st Jan 2019
18:30 – 01:00

Celebrate New Year’s Eve 2018 with a night at Hockwold’s School of Wizardry & Witchcraft.

  • Welcome drinks and magic from 18:30 – 19:30
  • Feast in the Great Hall
  • Potion themed cocktails
  • Live band and entertainment
  • Prizes for best dressed

Dress code: Black Tie or Wizarding Robes.
Tickets: £75
Pre-register and reserve your space for £25, with the remaining balance of £50 due by 1st October 2018.

Hockwold Hall
Station Road
Hockwold cum Wilton
IP26 4HZ

For more information, visit:
Hockwold Hall Website