Events | December 2017


Here are loads of excuses for visiting the beautiful North Norfolk Coast throughout the year.  We list both our own events and local North Norfolk Coast events we think you might enjoy.  The listings here include festivals, courses, concerts, guided walks, quizzes, activity breaks and festive celebrations - All great reasons for staying at Deepdale Backpackers & Camping.

 

 

Seal Pups on Blakeney Point | The perfect activity while staying at Deepdale - Take a boat trip to see the seal pups in their natural environment basking on Blakeney Point | Blakeney Point, North Norfolk Coast  

Seal Pups on Blakeney Point
Tuesday 1 November 2016 to Sunday 31 December 2017
The perfect activity while staying at Deepdale - Take a boat trip to see the seal pups in their natural environment basking on Blakeney Point

 

Brancaster Mussels in Season | Enjoy our local speciality ... fresh mussels from Brancaster Staithe Harbour | Along the north Norfolk coast, but best enjoyed locally in Deepdale Cafe, The Jolly Sailors or The White Horse.  

Brancaster Mussels in Season
Sunday 1 October 2017 to Wednesday 28 February 2018
Enjoy our local speciality ... fresh mussels from Brancaster Staithe Harbour

 

Flights of Geese | Many thousands of geese visit the north Norfolk coast during the Winter months. | Along the north Norfolk coast  

Flights of Geese
Sunday 15 October 2017 to Wednesday 14 February 2018
Many thousands of geese visit the north Norfolk coast during the Winter months.

 

Christmas Cafe in aid of Crisis | Deepdale Backpackers & Camping friendly team will be serving hot drinks from the Backpackers Courtyard to raise money for CRISIS - national charity dedicated to ending homelessness. | Deepdale Backpackers & Camping, Deepdale Farm, Burnham Deepdale, North Norfolk Coast, PE31 8DD  

Christmas Cafe in aid of Crisis
Friday 1 to Sunday 3 December 2017
Deepdale Backpackers & Camping friendly team will be serving hot drinks from the Backpackers Courtyard to raise money for CRISIS - national charity dedicated to ending homelessness.

 

Deepdale Christmas Market 2017 | Stock up on all those Christmas decorations and presents at the Deepdale Christmas Market, while enjoying plenty of festive cheer, live music and excellent food & drink. | Dalegate Market, Main Road, Burnham Deepdale, North Norfolk Coast, PE31 8FB  

Deepdale Christmas Market 2017
Friday 1 to Sunday 3 December 2017
Stock up on all those Christmas decorations and presents at the Deepdale Christmas Market, while enjoying plenty of festive cheer, live music and excellent food & drink.

 

Aylsham Farmers Market | Aims to provide you with local produce at good prices, helping you reduce your food miles as well as your petrol bill! | Market Place, Aylsham, Broadland, Norfolk  

Aylsham Farmers Market
Saturday 2 December 2017
Aims to provide you with local produce at good prices, helping you reduce your food miles as well as your petrol bill!

 

Christmas Jumper Flash Mob | We are unapologetic fans of the Christmas Jumper, and where better to celebrate them than at Deepdale Christmas Market 2017. So we are organising a flash mob photo for anyone who fancies joining us wearing their favourite Christmas Jumper! | Backpackers Hostel Courtyard, Deepdale Backpackers & Camping, Deepdale Farm, Burnham Deepdale, North Norfolk Coast, PE31 8DD  

Christmas Jumper Flash Mob
Saturday 2 December 2017
We are unapologetic fans of the Christmas Jumper, and where better to celebrate them than at Deepdale Christmas Market 2017. So we are organising a flash mob photo for anyone who fancies joining us wearing their favourite Christmas Jumper!

 

Creake Abbey Farmers’ Market | On the 1st Saturday of each month (excluding January) Creake Abbey hosts its award winning market. 50+ stall holders come with fresh local produce ... | Creake Abbey, Burnham Thorpe, Norfolk, NR21 9LF  

Creake Abbey Farmers’ Market
Saturday 2 December 2017
On the 1st Saturday of each month (excluding January) Creake Abbey hosts its award winning market. 50+ stall holders come with fresh local produce ...

 

Nelson Mass | Concert by North Norfolk Chorale | St Michael’s Church, Market Place, Aylsham NR11 6BZ  

Nelson Mass
Saturday 2 December 2017
Concert by North Norfolk Chorale

 

Santa’s Snowy Country Retreat | Join Santa Claus at Aldborough Hall, Norfolk and feel the first Magical Snowflakes of Christmas. | Aldborough Hall, Aldborough, North Norfolk  

Santa’s Snowy Country Retreat
Saturday 2 to Friday 22 December 2017
Join Santa Claus at Aldborough Hall, Norfolk and feel the first Magical Snowflakes of Christmas.

 

Senior Citizen Wednesday | We welcome OAPs on any day throughout the year at Deepdale Cafe, but on Wednesdays we offer a special OAP discount. | Deepdale Cafe, Dalegate Market, Burnham Deepdale, North Norfolk Coast, PE31 8FB  

Senior Citizen Wednesday
Wednesday 6 December 2017
We welcome OAPs on any day throughout the year at Deepdale Cafe, but on Wednesdays we offer a special OAP discount.

 

Jacket Thursday | Any jacket plus filling from the menu, slice of cake and any hot drink - £10 | Deepdale Café, Dalegate Market, Burnham Deepdale, North Norfolk Coast, PE31 8FB  

Jacket Thursday
Thursday 7 December 2017
Any jacket plus filling from the menu, slice of cake and any hot drink - £10

 

Fishy Friday | Deepdale Cafe’s famous fish and chips, Moules marinere (when in season) and changing specials. Includes a hot drink or glass of wine. | Deepdale Cafe, Dalegate Market, Burnham Deepdale, North Norfolk Coast, PE31 8FB  

Fishy Friday
Friday 8 December 2017
Deepdale Cafe’s famous fish and chips, Moules marinere (when in season) and changing specials. Includes a hot drink or glass of wine.

 

Pop Up Shops | North Norfolk Coast shopping that’s not on the high street from local producers & artisans. Dalegate Market will host Arts Unlimited, The Beach Hut Studio/Gallery, Newleaf Woodcraft & Happy Monkey Gifts in the beach huts this week. | Dalegate Market, Burnham Deepdale, North Norfolk Coast, PE31 8FB  

Pop Up Shops
Friday 8 to Sunday 10 December 2017
North Norfolk Coast shopping that’s not on the high street from local producers & artisans. Dalegate Market will host Arts Unlimited, The Beach Hut Studio/Gallery, Newleaf Woodcraft & Happy Monkey Gifts in the beach huts this week.

 

Beginners Nature Photography | Join Steve Norris for a Beginners Guide to nature Photography | Sculthorpe Moor Community Nature Reserve,  Turf Moor Road Sculthorpe Fakenham Norfolk NR21 9GN  

Beginners Nature Photography
Saturday 9 December 2017
Join Steve Norris for a Beginners Guide to nature Photography

 

Deepdale Games - Sunday Evening | We welcome board game enthusiasts, anyone who enjoys a good game, and complete novices for an evening of social board gaming. | Deepdale Backpackers & Camping, Deepdale Farm, Burnham Deepdale, North Norfolk Coast, PE31 8DD  

Deepdale Games - Sunday Evening
Sunday 10 December 2017
We welcome board game enthusiasts, anyone who enjoys a good game, and complete novices for an evening of social board gaming.

 

Deer Discovery Walk | Join a guided walk to learn some interesting facts about the herd of deer in Holkham park.  | Holkham Hall  

Deer Discovery Walk
Monday 11 December 2017
Join a guided walk to learn some interesting facts about the herd of deer in Holkham park.

 

Bridge & Dinner Evening - Christmas Event | Why not join a friendly group for an evening of bridge and Christmas dinner at the Jolly Sailors in Brancaster Staithe.  Locals and visitors are most welcome to join in for any of the dates throughout the Winter. | The Jolly Sailors, Brancaster Staithe, North Norfolk Coast  

Bridge & Dinner Evening - Christmas Event
Wednesday 13 December 2017
Why not join a friendly group for an evening of bridge and Christmas dinner at the Jolly Sailors in Brancaster Staithe. Locals and visitors are most welcome to join in for any of the dates throughout the Winter.

 

Senior Citizen Wednesday | We welcome OAPs on any day throughout the year at Deepdale Cafe, but on Wednesdays we offer a special OAP discount. | Deepdale Cafe, Dalegate Market, Burnham Deepdale, North Norfolk Coast, PE31 8FB  

Senior Citizen Wednesday
Wednesday 13 December 2017
We welcome OAPs on any day throughout the year at Deepdale Cafe, but on Wednesdays we offer a special OAP discount.

 

Jacket Thursday | Any jacket plus filling from the menu, slice of cake and any hot drink - £10 | Deepdale Café, Dalegate Market, Burnham Deepdale, North Norfolk Coast, PE31 8FB  

Jacket Thursday
Thursday 14 December 2017
Any jacket plus filling from the menu, slice of cake and any hot drink - £10

 

Fishy Friday | Deepdale Cafe’s famous fish and chips, Moules marinere (when in season) and changing specials. Includes a hot drink or glass of wine. | Deepdale Cafe, Dalegate Market, Burnham Deepdale, North Norfolk Coast, PE31 8FB  

Fishy Friday
Friday 15 December 2017
Deepdale Cafe’s famous fish and chips, Moules marinere (when in season) and changing specials. Includes a hot drink or glass of wine.

 

Pop Up Shops | North Norfolk Coast shopping that’s not on the high street from local producers & artisans. Dalegate Market will host four local artisans & producers in the beach huts this week. | Dalegate Market, Burnham Deepdale, North Norfolk Coast, PE31 8FB  

Pop Up Shops
Friday 15 to Sunday 17 December 2017
North Norfolk Coast shopping that’s not on the high street from local producers & artisans. Dalegate Market will host four local artisans & producers in the beach huts this week.

 

Hibern8 | Visit Pensthorpe this Christmas holidays and find out more about the animals that tuck themselves away for a long winters sleep... | Pensthorpe Natural Park, Pensthorpe, Fakenham, Norfolk, NR21 0LN  

Hibern8
Wednesday 20 December 2017 to Wednesday 3 January 2018
Visit Pensthorpe this Christmas holidays and find out more about the animals that tuck themselves away for a long winters sleep...

 

Fakenham Farmers’ Market | A wide variety of fresh local fare, organic foods and quality locally grown produce, plus entertainment and a great atmosphere make this a wonderfully traditional Norfolk market. | Market Square, Fakenham, North Norfolk  

Fakenham Farmers’ Market
Saturday 23 December 2017
A wide variety of fresh local fare, organic foods and quality locally grown produce, plus entertainment and a great atmosphere make this a wonderfully traditional Norfolk market.

 

Hunstanton Christmas Day Swim | What better way to spend Christmas morning than frolicking in the sea with over a hundred other people (and many hundred spectators) dressed in a variety of bizarre and outrageous costumes! | Hunstanton Promenade (by the Oasis Leisure Centre), Hunstanton, Norfolk  

Hunstanton Christmas Day Swim
Monday 25 December 2017
What better way to spend Christmas morning than frolicking in the sea with over a hundred other people (and many hundred spectators) dressed in a variety of bizarre and outrageous costumes!

 

Royals at Sandringham Church | The annual visit to Sandringham Church for the Christmas Day service by the Royal Family, who usually spend Christmas at the Sandringham Estate | Church of St. Mary Magdalene, Sandringham, West Norfolk  

Royals at Sandringham Church
Monday 25 December 2017
The annual visit to Sandringham Church for the Christmas Day service by the Royal Family, who usually spend Christmas at the Sandringham Estate

 

Cromer Boxing Day Dip | The event of the year and one that you’ve all been waiting for. Organised by North Norfolk Beach Runners this event is firmly fixed in the Christmas Calendar. | The Promenade, Cromer, Norfolk, NR27 9HW  

Cromer Boxing Day Dip
Tuesday 26 December 2017
The event of the year and one that you’ve all been waiting for. Organised by North Norfolk Beach Runners this event is firmly fixed in the Christmas Calendar.