Festivals Galore, Events and More
The North Norfolk coast is a hive of activity over the summer months. From carnivals at nearby seaside towns to wonderful farmer’s markets here at Kelling Heath, there really is something for everyone and all ages to enjoy. Here is a rundown of what’s on over the next month or two.
Holt Festival Saturday 23 – Sunday 31 July
Head down to wonderful Holt as it plays host to musicians, poets, actors, dancers, artists and comedians for a week long period. There are venues hosting events all over the picturesque town, including the church, Auden Theatre, bookshop, Community Centre and magnificent open air Theatre in the Woods. Big names performing this year include Gyles Brandreth, The Vagaband, Jacqui Dankworth, Jenny Éclair and Mark Watson.
Head to: www.holtfestival.org
Wells Carnival Friday 29 July – Sunday 7 August
This magical carnival is a colourful and vibrant summer celebration at the beautiful town of Wells-next-the-Sea. Over the course of a week, visitors can listen to live music, enter a Sandcastle and Sand Sculpture Competition, head to the Teddy Bears Picnic, and of course, marvel at the Carnival Day itself on the final Saturday. Not to be missed!
For more info: www.wellscarnival.co.uk
Sheringham Carnival Saturday 30 July – Sunday 7 August
Sheringham Carnival is a great occasion for all the family. As with Wells, the celebrations are spread over the course of a week. Highlight events include the ever popular Street Race featuring racing carts and prams, the Float Parade, Sleepy Time Train, Torchlight Parade and fireworks, Battle of the Bands, and of course fabulous local food and drink.
Farmer's Markets at Kelling Heath - Sunday from 10am
On Sundays throughout the summer holidays, we will be hosting the Weybourne Village Farmers Market on the Village Square here at Kelling Heath. Come and meet local suppliers and their wonderful produce, as well as quality arts and crafts on display. Admission is completely free, with numerous stands serving delicious food and drink to fill hungry bellies.
Acorn Events Thursday 21 July – Sunday 4 September
These are a wonderful variety of onsite events here at Kelling Heath. With plenty to enjoy for all ages, there is sure to be an event for you and your family. Each day in the week has a set agenda of Acorn Events, ranging from Creative Craft on Saturdays through to Archery Classes on Thursdays. There really is lots to do and see!
More informaton here.