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Bird Day with the RSPB

Wednesday 26th October

Family event: Help give nature a home in your garden this winter by making a bird café with the RSPB.Free drop in activity.Does not include garden


Cinderella: Ashputtel

Wednesday 26th October

A one-woman show using puppets and objects, Banyan’s stylish and playful reworking of the Cinderella story explores its powerful and enduring fascination in …


This Land is Not Our Land

Wednesday 26th October

This Land is Not Our Land: three Norwich writers whose work focuses on North America, Megan Bradbury, James Ferron Anderson and Benjamin JohncockMegan …


Quiz ‘N’ Chips

Wednesday 26th October

Back by popular demand, we are holding another Quiz 'N' Chips evening in aid of the SOS Bus - so get a team together, swot up on your general knowledge and …

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The Tinderbox

Thursday 27th October - Friday 28th October

Thursday 2.30 pm - 3.30pmFriday 11 am - 12pm and 2.30 pm - 3.30 pm A roguish soldier acquires a magic tinderbox which gives him the power to summon three …


Breakin' Convention Call Out - Norwich Theatre Royal

Tuesday 11th October - Friday 28th October

The critically-acclaimed international festival of hip hop dance theatre Breakin’ Convention is coming to Norwich.Known as one of the major highlights on the …

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Autumn Comedy Night

Friday 28th October

Autumn Comedy Night – Friday 28th October 2016 sees another great night at Loddon Mill Arts with four fantastic acts from the international world of comedy come to Loddon to perform.


Dipple & Conway’s ‘Now You See It’ - Museum of Norwich at the Bridewell

Thursday 20th October - Saturday 29th October

A new historical exhibition revealing a fascinating insight into the changing world of optometry.

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Ghostly Gressenhall

Friday 28th October - Saturday 29th October

Tickets are now available for Ghostly Gressenhall - the perfect family party for your little Witches and Warlocks!

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CAMRA Norwich Beer Festival 2016

Monday 24th October - Saturday 29th October

he 39th Norwich Beer Festival will be held at St. Andrew's and Blackfriars' Halls from 24th to 29th October 2016. Find out more.


Fang-tastic fun at intu Chapelfield

Wednesday 26th October - Sunday 30th October

Halloween is fast approaching with eerie things going on at intu Chapelfield this October half-term.

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Dinosaur Adventure - Halloween Days

Saturday 22nd October - Sunday 30th October

Visit the park this Halloween for some fun packed activities each day, which include:Spooky TrailFollow the trail around the park and see if you can find clues …

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The Flying Shop of Imagination

Saturday 22nd October - Sunday 30th October

The Flying Shop of Imagination at Wymondham Abbey, created by participating children, is the central focus of family events at the festival.Six local primary …

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Grow Your Own Oak Tree Week

Saturday 22nd October - Sunday 30th October

Family event: Forage for an acorn in our woodland garden then squirrel it away in a recycled pot using Fairhaven leaf soil to grow your very own oak …

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Halloween at Holkham

Thursday 27th October - Sunday 30th October

Creepy crawlies and slithery reptiles will make your skin crawl this Halloween!Join us in the hall and get hands-on and creative with the Kiddy Cook team in …

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The Glorious Glowing Lantern Parade

Saturday 15th October - Sunday 30th October

Our most famously fabulous event of the year is an illuminated treat for everyone. What you need to really join in is to make your own lantern. One that …


Vile and Horrible History of Norwich Walking Tours

Saturday 22nd October - Sunday 30th October

Discover the darker side of Norwich's past with one of our cloaked guides and find out about the gruesome truths behind some of the city's best known …


Spooky City

Monday 31st October

Get dressed up and join thousands of weird beings in the Spooky city parade as it slithers and slides through a trail of unearthly happenings...

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Fishermen & Kings: The Photography of Olive Edis Tuesday Talk: Dressing the New Woman

Tuesday 1st November

Join curator of Costume and Textiles, Ruth Battersby-Tooke, for this fascinating talk.


Wymondham Words Festival of Literature

Thursday 13th October - Wednesday 2nd November

South Norfolk's annual festival of literature, poetry, drama, conversation and music.


Poetry Supper at the Dragon

Wednesday 2nd November

Join poets Kate Bingham, Heidi Williamson and Julia Webb for a feast of poetry at Wymondham's popular medieval pub.There will also be a few open mic …

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Wednesday 2nd November

Dik and Adam are Clowns!They couldn’t fight their way out of a paper bag, let alone a surreal cardboard world. Why are they there and what are they supposed …

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Big Boom! Norwich Castle Fireworks

Friday 4th November

Annual Firework Display from Norwich Castle.The Big Boom returns to the city-centre on Friday 4th November and will be lighting up the skies above Norwich …

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Autumn Colours Tour

Sunday 6th November

Enjoy the spectacular autumn colours in the woodland garden, with its mature oak and beech trees, in this guided walk with Head Gardener Ian Guest.

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Fishermen & Kings: The Photography of Olive Edis Tuesday Talk: From Pixel to Stitch

Tuesday 8th November

Join assistant curator of Costume and Textiles, Lisa Little, for this fascinating talk.

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The Cut

Thursday 10th November

“The New Joy Division” Midnight Zoo, Norwich punk rockers Thieving Icons, the majestic Secret From Richard and epic garage act BK & Dad


Freya: A Viking Saga

Saturday 12th November

Freya, a Viking girl and friend of the gods, is in a bit of a pickle. She is about to become a giant’s dinner!Freya must use all her wits to escape old …


JS Bach Mass in B minor

Saturday 12th November

Considered by many to be the pinnacle of Bach's choral writing, the work captures the complete expressive and emotional range of Bach's output, with moments of …

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Norwich Film Festival 2016

Friday 11th November - Sunday 13th November

Norwich Film Festival 2016- details and events.

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Norwich Christmas Lights Switch On

Thursday 17th November

Norwich presents a spectacular ‘Tunnel of Light’ linking Gentleman’s Walk to The Forum via Hay Hill. Using programmable LED lights; pulsating images will …


Vote Norwich for Great British High Street

Tuesday 18th October - Monday 21st November

Go on to the Great British High Street website and vote for Norwich!


ReFashion Norwich

Monday 21st November

On average we each spend £640 on clothes a year and collectively throw out 1 million tonnes of textiles …one third of this has barely been worn!ReFashion …

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From Page to Stage – A season of performances of the written word

Saturday 15th October - Monday 21st November

This Autumn, the arts and community development charity Creative Arts East will be celebrating the joy of text with a season of live performances inspired by the written word.

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Norfolk Federation of WIs’ Christmas Fair

Thursday 24th November

WI crafts, homemade preserves, Christmas cards and Serviettes, Once-loved Handbags and excellent nearly new clothing, Morning Coffee and WI-made Festive Pastries.

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Norwegian Handcrafters Christmas Market

Saturday 19th November - Thursday 24th November

'New for Norwich’ pop-up Norwegian Handcrafters Christmas market this year.


Lanterns on the Lake

Thursday 24th November

Lanterns On The Lake are a five-piece indie rock band from Newcastle-upon-tyne, United Kingdom. The band is composed of Hazel Wilde, Paul Gregory, Oliver …

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Gala Evening and Showcase

Friday 25th November

Kick off the festive season at this celebration of our unique space and the art of puppetry.Join invited guests, trustees and performers for a drinks reception …


The Ugly Duckling

Saturday 26th November

Ugly Duckling - Join in the adventures of this famous ‘underdog’ at Norwich Puppet Theatre. Book tickets here.

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Advent Moving Feast at Norwich Cathedral and The Maids Head Hotel

Saturday 26th November

Celebrate the start of Advent with our unique 'moving' feast.

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Glyndebourne Tour

Tuesday 22nd November - Saturday 26th November

Glyndebourne Tour 2016 arrives in Norwich in late November with two of the world’s most beloved operas and a chance to glimpse ‘behind the curtain’ with …

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The Assembly House Christmas Fair

Saturday 26th November - Sunday 27th November

Fabulous Festive Fair returns to The Assembly House, Norwich.This year's Assembly House Christmas Fair will take place from 10am to 5pm on Saturday, 26th …

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The Enterprise Christmas Market

Saturday 26th November - Tuesday 29th November

This new Christmas Enterprise Market is a very exciting initiative specifically for young entrepreneurs to sell their products, designs and innovations to a …

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Candlelight Tours

Wednesday 30th November - Friday 2nd December

A magical opportunity to see the flicker of hundreds of candles illuminating the state rooms of Holkham Hall.Join one of our knowledgeable guides for an early …


World Village Festive Fair

Saturday 3rd December

Norfolk's very own World Music festival, Southburgh Festival, does Christmas! A festive fair in aid of The Mudeka Foundation, raising money for children's education in Zimbabwe.

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Antiques and Vintage Fair

Saturday 3rd December

Are you on the hunt for an antique or collectable to complete a room in your home or office?Browse the collections and see if you can find the one-off piece …

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Woodforde’s Christmas Brewery Open Weekend & Christmas Market

Saturday 3rd December - Sunday 4th December

A weekend of beer and wine tastings, brewery tours and Christmas gift inspiration from local food and drink producers!

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Christmas Chamber Music - Navarra String Quartet

Sunday 4th December

The Navarra String Quartet was formed at the Royal Northern College of Music in 2002 and quickly established itself as one of the foremost string quartets of …

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Carols with the King

Sunday 4th December

A fabulous evening featuring a fantastic mix of Elvis' Christmas songs, plus some of his greatest classic hits and a carol or two, all performed by Norfolk's …

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The RAF in Concert

Sunday 4th December

75th Anniversary of the Battle of Britain

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Christmas Tree Festival

Thursday 1st December - Monday 5th December

Following the success of the first two Christmas Tree Festivals in December 2014 and 2015 at St Peter Mancroft Church in Norwich, the Rotary Club of Norwich St …

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Christmas Carols & Crafts

Wednesday 7th December

Christmas Carols & Crafts - Open Norwich Norfolk

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It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas

Tuesday 6th December - Thursday 8th December

Joe and the company treat you to an unforgettable display of sensational singing, dazzling dancing and masterful musicianship at Norwich Playhouse.

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Ian McEwan - In Conversation

Friday 9th December

Join us for the launch of Ian McEwan’s new novel, Nutshell. Find out more.

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Festive Band Nights

Friday 2nd December - Saturday 10th December

If you want to celebrate in style why not attend one of our Festive Band Nights?Enjoy an arrival drink before sitting down to a three-course dinner followed by …

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Saturday 10th December

Bring the whole family along for this traditional service, involving plenty of oranges and candles!

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Thursday 8th December - Saturday 10th December

UniK return to The Forum with their stunning craft collections!  Local, hand-made, creative and straight from the designer, these unique crafts for sale make …

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The Lock in Christmas Carol

Saturday 10th December

Half gig, half dance show and half panto! Join the BBC Award winning team of musicians & dancers for 150% of the very best festive live music, song and …

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Celebrate Christmas with Benoit Viellefon & his Orchestra

Saturday 10th December - Sunday 11th December

Bonjour Mesdames & Messieurs, come and celebrate Christmas in style with Benoit Viellefon & his Orchestra. Benoit Viellefon, French singer and …

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Father Christmas at Fairhaven

Saturday 10th December - Sunday 11th December

Have yourself a very woodland Christmas experience in our winter garden at Fairhaven Woodland and Water Garden.

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Diva Opera – The Twelve Days of Christmas

Saturday 10th December - Sunday 11th December

Diva Opera perform at Holkham Hall: "The Night Before Christmas"

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After Hours Christmas Special - Tales of Christmas Past

Wednesday 14th December

Celebrate the festive season in style and see this magnificent medieval building decked out in all its Christmas finery. Settle down to hear tales of Christmas …

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Historical Tours of the Great Hospital

Thursday 15th December

Come with us for an amazing journey through the history of the Great Hospital to the present day with our tour guide, Rod Spokes.

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Talking Textiles - On the Town

Thursday 15th December

A monthly object-based talk at Norwich Castle Study Centre (Shirehall), brought to life with original examples from the Costume and Textile Collection.Get …

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Sophistication and Servants Evening

Friday 16th December - Saturday 17th December

On Friday 16th December 2016, celebrate the festive period in style with our Vintage Christmas at the Manor. Feel like Lord and/or Lady of the Manor with our …

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Make a Christmas Cracker at the Bridewell

Saturday 10th December - Saturday 17th December

Create your own Christmas cracker using our famous Norwich-made examples as your inspiration.Saturdays 10 & 17 DecemberMuseum admission only: Adult £5.50, …

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Modern Country Crafts

Thursday 15th December - Saturday 17th December

Temptation, sensation and crafts! Based in Norfolk, Modern Country Crafts craft fairs offer handmade goods and gifts produced by talented individuals.Come …

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Into the Woods

Tuesday 13th December - Saturday 17th December

“Careful the tale you tell, that is the spell.”On the outskirts of the city lies a fantastical forest where curses are reversed and wishes can come true. …


Handel’s Messiah by Candlelight

Saturday 17th December

Norwich Cathedral Chamber Choir and Norwich Baroque perform Handel's Messiah by candlelight. Tickets £20, £16 and £12 (£5 for U18s sitting in the side …

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Saturday Festive Party Nights with ‘Agent Orange’ live band

Saturday 3rd December - Saturday 17th December

Held in our stunning Winter Wonderland marqueeWHAT’S INCLUDED?• Arrival drink• 3 course festive menu with coffee and mince pies served in our magical …

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Festive Afternoon Tea with music series

Sunday 4th December - Sunday 18th December

Sunday 4th December 2016 - 1pmFESTIVE AFTERNOON TEA & JAZZ Enjoy an afternoon of fantastic jazz from a talented local trio while you take our decadent …

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Victorian Themed Christmas Market

Saturday 17th December - Sunday 18th December

Two days of Victorian themed festive fun.Victorian attired stall holders will be offering an abundance of quality hand crafted gifts, speciality food & …

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Swing Into Christmas

Sunday 18th December

The Jonathan Wyatt Big Band returns with their Swing Into Christmas Show on Sunday 18 December 2016.This year’s concert will bring you Christmas hits from …

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Regal Crafts

Monday 19th December

Join the Norfolk Adult Education Family Learning Team in a day of regal crafts.Museum admission only: Adult £8.80, Conc £7.90, Child (4-16) £7.80, Family …

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Victorian Family Christmas

Monday 19th December - Tuesday 20th December

Turn back the clock and enjoy this traditional festive celebration.Booking essential, tel. 01362 869251Tickets: £8, Museums Pass £7, Under 4s

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The Phil's Family Christmas

Tuesday 20th December

The Phil's 100-strong chorus & special guests Norfolk Brass celebrate with old favourites, new arrangements, sing-along carols & a few surprises!

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A Strangers' Traditional Christmas

Saturday 17th December - Wednesday 21st December

Meet Father Christmas in his Toy Workshop and enjoy the unique atmosphere of this Tudor household as it prepares for Christmas.Feast your eyes on the festive …

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Festive Fun at Strangers' Hall

Wednesday 7th December - Wednesday 21st December

Enjoy the unique atmosphere of this Tudor household as it prepares for Christmas: feast your eyes on the festive greenery and breathe in the seasonal …

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After Hours Christmas Special - Christmas Tours

Wednesday 21st December

Celebrate the festive season in style and see this magnificent medieval building decked out in all its Christmas finery.Take a tour with a costumed guide to …

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Festive Party Nights - Dunston Hall

Sunday 11th December - Thursday 22nd December

Start your Christmas celebrations at Dunston Hall by enjoying one of our Festive Party Nights.Enjoy a drink on arrival before a delicious three-course dinner …

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The Big Christmas Sing

Thursday 22nd December

Christmas time at the St John the Baptist Cathedral, Norwich

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Barnham Broom Festive Lunches

Thursday 1st December - Thursday 22nd December

Looking for an alternative to a Christmas Evening Party Night? Then how about opting for a Festive Lunch served in the stylish Brasserie.1 course £12.95 per …

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Barnham Broom - Christmas Party Nights

Friday 25th November - Thursday 22nd December

Held in our stunning Winter Wonderland marqueeWHAT’S INCLUDED?• Arrival drink• 3 course festive menu with coffee and mince pies served in our magical …


The Great Gatsby Christmas Party Nights

Friday 2nd December - Friday 23rd December

Join us in our Great Gatsby themed room at Carrow Road this Christmas. Come in Full Fancy Dress or just add a Feather Bower to your outfit and…Enjoy a 2 …


Neon Nights

Wednesday 21st December - Friday 23rd December

Join us in our Neon Nights themed room at Carrow Road this Christmas.Ticket Price includes; A Snack, Arrival drink and a Glow StickParty Night Dates: 21st, …

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Santa's Magical Journey at Thursford

Saturday 26th November - Friday 23rd December

26th & 27th November 20163rd, 4th, 10th,11th & 17th - 23rd December 2016.All tickets must be pre-booked, with journey times every 15 minutes.Your …

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Santa's Magical Journey

Saturday 26th November - Friday 23rd December

Come and visit Father Christmas in the magical setting of Thursford this Christmas. Find out more.

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Dunston Hall - Festive Lunches and Dinners

Thursday 1st December - Friday 23rd December

Why not celebrate Christmas with family, friends or colleagues in our Brasserie Restaurant?Choose from a plated two or three-course traditional meal in a …

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Classic Christmas Party Nights

Friday 2nd December - Saturday 24th December

Celebrate in style at Carrow RoadEnjoy a glass of chilled Prosecco on arrival, a spectacular view of the pitch and a traditional three course Christmas dinner, …

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Steam Trains to Santa

Saturday 3rd December - Saturday 24th December

The ever popular Santa Specials at Bure Valley Railway return this Christmas for the 26th year.The Santa Train departs from Wroxham Station and travels to …

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Midnight Eucharist of Christmas

Saturday 24th December - Sunday 25th December

Join the Bishop of Norwich and discover the real meaning of Christmas.

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