Events | July 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.

 

 

Norfolk by Design | A showcase of more than 40 of Norfolkís finest artists, designers and craftspeople | The Stables, Houghton Hall, Kings Lynn, North Norfolk PE31 6EU  

Norfolk by Design
Sunday 30 April 2017 to Saturday 30 September 2017
A showcase of more than 40 of Norfolkís finest artists, designers and craftspeople

 

Earth Sky: Richard Long | A major exhibition of new works by the internationally celebrated Turner Prize-winning British Landscape artist Richard Long. These site-responsive pieces use a variety of materials, including local carr stone, trees from the Houghton Estate ... | Houghton Hall, West Norfolk  

Earth Sky: Richard Long
Sunday 30 April 2017 to Thursday 26 October 2017
A major exhibition of new works by the internationally celebrated Turner Prize-winning British Landscape artist Richard Long. These site-responsive pieces use a variety of materials, including local carr stone, trees from the Houghton Estate ...

 

Art Exhibition | Paintings by Anna Perlin and Ceramics by Sarah Jenkins | Bircham Gallery, 14 Market Place, Holt, North Norfolk NR25 6BW  

Art Exhibition
Saturday 24 June 2017 to Wednesday 19 July 2017
Paintings by Anna Perlin and Ceramics by Sarah Jenkins

 

Four Sight - Art Exhibition | Four local artists are combining their works for an exhibition at Brancaster Staithe & Deepdale Village Hall. | Brancaster Staithe Village Hall  

Four Sight - Art Exhibition
Wednesday 28 June 2017 to Monday 3 July 2017
Four local artists are combining their works for an exhibition at Brancaster Staithe & Deepdale Village Hall.

 

Pop Up Shops | North Norfolk Coast shopping thatís not on the high street from local producers & artisans. Dalegate Market will host ColourMeVintage, Sue Welfareís Making Things, Gone Rural & Norfolk Coastal Memories in the beach huts this week. | Dalegate Market, Burnham Deepdale, North Norfolk Coast, PE31 8FB  

Pop Up Shops
Thursday 29 June 2017 to Tuesday 4 July 2017
North Norfolk Coast shopping thatís not on the high street from local producers & artisans. Dalegate Market will host ColourMeVintage, Sue Welfareís Making Things, Gone Rural & Norfolk Coastal Memories in the beach huts this week.

 

Potty Morris & Folk Festival | The Potty Festival was started by the Lobster Potties Morris dancers in 1993, as a way of saying thank you to the sides that had invited the Potties to visit them for a weekend of dance. | Various venues around Sheringham, North Norfolk Coast  

Potty Morris & Folk Festival
Friday 30 June 2017 to Sunday 2 July 2017
The Potty Festival was started by the Lobster Potties Morris dancers in 1993, as a way of saying thank you to the sides that had invited the Potties to visit them for a weekend of dance.

 

60s Nite Disco | Your chance to relive the music of the 60s and early 70s!  Hear all those fab tunes once more (including some on vinyl) Ė so dig out your singles from that era and pick a favourite dance classic to bring along. | East Ruston Village Hall, School Road, East Ruston, NR12 9JD  

60s Nite Disco
Saturday 1 July 2017
Your chance to relive the music of the 60s and early 70s! Hear all those fab tunes once more (including some on vinyl) Ė so dig out your singles from that era and pick a favourite dance classic to bring along.

 

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 1 July 2017
Aims to provide you with local produce at good prices, helping you reduce your food miles as well as your petrol bill!

 

Open Air Cinema - Grease | The Luna Cinema turns the beautiful grounds of the walled garden into the ultimate setting for two nights of classic cinema under the stars | Holkham Hall, Holkham, North Norfolk  

Open Air Cinema - Grease
Saturday 1 July 2017
The Luna Cinema turns the beautiful grounds of the walled garden into the ultimate setting for two nights of classic cinema under the stars

 

Outlaw Half Triathlon | Holkham will be hosting the Outlaw Half Holkham for a second year running.  | Holkham Hall  

Outlaw Half Triathlon
Saturday 1 & Sunday 2 July 2017
Holkham will be hosting the Outlaw Half Holkham for a second year running.

 

Sea Kayaking | Brancaster, Cley and Blakeney are renowned areas of natural beauty as well as being havens for many thousands of native and migratory birds. | Brancaster - North Norfolk Coast  

Sea Kayaking
Sunday 2 July 2017
Brancaster, Cley and Blakeney are renowned areas of natural beauty as well as being havens for many thousands of native and migratory birds.

 

Pop Up Shops | North Norfolk Coast shopping thatís not on the high street from local producers & artisans. Dalegate Market will host Maison Le Lou, The Beach Hut Studio/Gallery, Arts Unlimited & Orchard Felts in the beach huts this week. | Dalegate Market, Burnham Deepdale, North Norfolk Coast, PE31 8FB  

Pop Up Shops
Thursday 6 to Tuesday 11 July 2017
North Norfolk Coast shopping thatís not on the high street from local producers & artisans. Dalegate Market will host Maison Le Lou, The Beach Hut Studio/Gallery, Arts Unlimited & Orchard Felts in the beach huts this week.

 

Cley 17 | In creating work for Cley17 artists, artist groups, collaborators, craftspeople and designers should use historical context and local connections to create links between site & art. | St Margaretís Church, Cley, North Norfolk Coast  

Cley 17
Thursday 6 July 2017 to Sunday 6 August 2017
In creating work for Cley17 artists, artist groups, collaborators, craftspeople and designers should use historical context and local connections to create links between site & art.

 

The Village Hall Comedy Play | Local music teachers new play to premier at the Atrium, north walsham | The Atrium Theatre, North Walsham, North Norfolk  

The Village Hall Comedy Play
Friday 7 July 2017
Local music teachers new play to premier at the Atrium, north walsham

 

The Village Hall Comedy Play | Local music teachers new play to premier at the Atrium, north walsham | The Atrium Theatre, North Walsham, North Norfolk  

The Village Hall Comedy Play
Saturday 8 July 2017
Local music teachers new play to premier at the Atrium, north walsham

 

Photography Workshop  | This two-day event will set new and exciting challenges allowing you the opportunity to photograph a range of subjects around the estate. | Holkham Hall  

Photography Workshop
Saturday 8 & Sunday 9 July 2017
This two-day event will set new and exciting challenges allowing you the opportunity to photograph a range of subjects around the estate.

 

Pop Up Shops | North Norfolk Coast shopping thatís not on the high street from local producers & artisans. Dalegate Market will host Creakey Crafts, Newleaf Woodcraft, Charron Pugsley-Hill Artist & Tilly Rose in the beach huts this week. | Dalegate Market, Burnham Deepdale, North Norfolk Coast, PE31 8FB  

Pop Up Shops
Thursday 13 to Tuesday 18 July 2017
North Norfolk Coast shopping thatís not on the high street from local producers & artisans. Dalegate Market will host Creakey Crafts, Newleaf Woodcraft, Charron Pugsley-Hill Artist & Tilly Rose in the beach huts this week.

 

Oil Painting Exhibition & Sale | Local artist Eddie Goodridge will be exhibiting his latest collection of oil paintings | Brancaster Staithe & Deepdale Village Hall, Brancaster Staithe, North Norfolk Coast  

Oil Painting Exhibition & Sale
Friday 14 to Monday 17 July 2017
Local artist Eddie Goodridge will be exhibiting his latest collection of oil paintings

 

Jackie | An intimate portrait of one of the most important and tragic moments in American history, seen through the eyes of the iconic First Lady, Jacqueline Kennedy.  | Amy Robsart Hall, Syderstone PE31 8SD  

Jackie
Saturday 15 July 2017
An intimate portrait of one of the most important and tragic moments in American history, seen through the eyes of the iconic First Lady, Jacqueline Kennedy.

 

World Snail Racing Championships | More than 200 snails slug it out every year in the World Snail Racing Championships held at Congham, in Norfolk.  Why not come along as a spectator or even as a trainer and enter your own snail! | Congham, Norfolk  

World Snail Racing Championships
Saturday 15 July 2017
More than 200 snails slug it out every year in the World Snail Racing Championships held at Congham, in Norfolk. Why not come along as a spectator or even as a trainer and enter your own snail!

 

2 Day Kitesurf Course | A two day kitesurf course to get you up and riding in one of the best teaching locations in the UK. | Hunstanton, Norfolk. Pick ups can be arranged from Burnham Deepdale.  

2 Day Kitesurf Course
Saturday 15 & Sunday 16 July 2017
A two day kitesurf course to get you up and riding in one of the best teaching locations in the UK.

 

Sea Kayaking | Brancaster, Cley and Blakeney are renowned areas of natural beauty as well as being havens for many thousands of native and migratory birds. | Brancaster - North Norfolk Coast  

Sea Kayaking
Sunday 16 July 2017
Brancaster, Cley and Blakeney are renowned areas of natural beauty as well as being havens for many thousands of native and migratory birds.

 

Summer Garden Tours | Join a member of Holkhamís landscape team to enjoy a wonderful opportunity to view the private gardens at Holkham Hall, which are normally closed to the public. | Holkham Hall  

Summer Garden Tours
Sunday 16 July 2017
Join a member of Holkhamís landscape team to enjoy a wonderful opportunity to view the private gardens at Holkham Hall, which are normally closed to the public.

 

Guided Walk | What better introduction to the Field to Fork Experience than a guided tour through sights, sounds, stories and even tastes. | Holkham Field to Fork  

Guided Walk
Tuesday 18 July 2017
What better introduction to the Field to Fork Experience than a guided tour through sights, sounds, stories and even tastes.

 

Guided Walk | Join one of our Wardenís on a guided walk around the Holkham National Nature Reserve, taking in seasonal highlights & points of interest. | Holkham National Nature Reserve  

Guided Walk
Tuesday 18 July 2017
Join one of our Wardenís on a guided walk around the Holkham National Nature Reserve, taking in seasonal highlights & points of interest.

 

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

Pop Up Shops
Thursday 20 to Tuesday 25 July 2017
North Norfolk Coast shopping thatís not on the high street from local producers & artisans. Dalegate Market will host Firefly designs & Libaohp in the beach huts this week.

 

Fakenham Farmersí 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 Farmersí Market
Saturday 22 July 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.

 

BioBlitz Wildlife Survey | Over the course of one weekend this summer join in with the largest wildlife survey ever carried out in Norfolk.    | Holkham National Nature Reserve  

BioBlitz Wildlife Survey
Saturday 22 & Sunday 23 July 2017
Over the course of one weekend this summer join in with the largest wildlife survey ever carried out in Norfolk.

 

Holkham Country Fair | Enjoy two days of countryside pursuits, rural crafts, displays, performances and great fun for all the family at this hugely popular event which is returning to Holkham Park. | Holkham Hall  

Holkham Country Fair
Saturday 22 & Sunday 23 July 2017
Enjoy two days of countryside pursuits, rural crafts, displays, performances and great fun for all the family at this hugely popular event which is returning to Holkham Park.

 

Norfolk Coast Bioblitz 2017 | We want the public to get involved and join us identifying plants and animals in fun activities along the coast. It requires absolutely no prior knowledge and we will be encouraging as many people as possible to take part. ... | All along the North Norfolk Coast  

Norfolk Coast Bioblitz 2017
Saturday 22 & Sunday 23 July 2017
We want the public to get involved and join us identifying plants and animals in fun activities along the coast. It requires absolutely no prior knowledge and we will be encouraging as many people as possible to take part. ...

 

Holt Festival | From comedy to cuisine, politics to pop Holt Festival brings you the best in music, theatre, fine art and the spoken word in a glorious celebration of the arts. | Various venues around Holt, North Norfolk Coast  

Holt Festival
Saturday 22 to Sunday 30 July 2017
From comedy to cuisine, politics to pop Holt Festival brings you the best in music, theatre, fine art and the spoken word in a glorious celebration of the arts.

 

2017 Summer Fun! | Fill your day with even more adventurous stuff to do this summer - trails, pond dipping, meet & greet our fluffy friends (Tulu the owl) and much more.... | Pensthorpe Natural Park, Pensthorpe, Fakenham, Norfolk, NR21 0LN  

2017 Summer Fun!
Saturday 22 July 2017 to Tuesday 5 September 2017
Fill your day with even more adventurous stuff to do this summer - trails, pond dipping, meet & greet our fluffy friends (Tulu the owl) and much more....

 

Tom Jones in Concert | Enjoy a summerís evening of entertainment as legendary artist Tom Jones, performs at Holkham on Sunday 23rd July 2017 in a spectacular outdoor concert. | Holkham Hall, North Norfolk Coast  

Tom Jones in Concert
Sunday 23 July 2017
Enjoy a summerís evening of entertainment as legendary artist Tom Jones, performs at Holkham on Sunday 23rd July 2017 in a spectacular outdoor concert.

 

Field to Fork Tractor Tour | Farming without having to put your wellies on!  | Holkham Hall  

Field to Fork Tractor Tour
Monday 24 July 2017 to Tuesday 5 September 2017
Farming without having to put your wellies on!

 

Black Horse Acoustic Session | A free, open acoustic music session | The Black Horse, Castle Rising, West Norfolk  

Black Horse Acoustic Session
Tuesday 25 July 2017
A free, open acoustic music session

 

North Norfolk Summer Kids Club | Come to the Coast and play! ROOTS will be hosting this unique and fun outdoor experience on the beautiful North Norfok coast ... | Blakeney, North Norfolk Coast  

North Norfolk Summer Kids Club
Tuesday 25 July 2017
Come to the Coast and play! ROOTS will be hosting this unique and fun outdoor experience on the beautiful North Norfok coast ...

 

Pond Dipping | Pop along to Holkham Park for some hands on, fun family activities exploring the wildlife you can find there.  | Holkham Park  

Pond Dipping
Tuesday 25 & Wednesday 26 July 2017
Pop along to Holkham Park for some hands on, fun family activities exploring the wildlife you can find there.

 

Outdoor Theatre at Holkham | Enjoy a performance of As You Like It by London Academy of Music & Dramatic Arts (LAMDA) in the beautiful setting of the walled garden at Holkham.  | Holkham Hall  

Outdoor Theatre at Holkham
Wednesday 26 July 2017
Enjoy a performance of As You Like It by London Academy of Music & Dramatic Arts (LAMDA) in the beautiful setting of the walled garden at Holkham.

 

Sandringham Flower Show | Sandringham Flower Show is one of the most prestigious horticultural events in the East of England. Now in its 136th year, it is much more than just a Flower Show. | Sandringham, Norfolk, PE31 6AZ  

Sandringham Flower Show
Wednesday 26 July 2017
Sandringham Flower Show is one of the most prestigious horticultural events in the East of England. Now in its 136th year, it is much more than just a Flower Show.

 

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

Pop Up Shops
Thursday 27 July 2017 to Tuesday 1 August 2017
North Norfolk Coast shopping thatís not on the high street from local producers & artisans. Dalegate Market will host KDesigns & Boo Boutique in the beach huts this week.

 

Courtyard Lobster BBQ | Letzerís locally caught lobsterís sizzled on the courtyard BBQ  | The White Horse, Main Road, Brancaster Staithe  

Courtyard Lobster BBQ
Friday 28 July 2017
Letzerís locally caught lobsterís sizzled on the courtyard BBQ

 

Diva Opera - La bohŤme | Enjoy opera at its finest in the perfect setting of the Marble Hall at Holkham. | Holkham Hall  

Diva Opera - La bohŤme
Friday 28 July 2017
Enjoy opera at its finest in the perfect setting of the Marble Hall at Holkham.

 

Music at The Mo | Another free session at Sheringham Museum at The Mo where we showcase the talent of several musicians in our new 2nd floor performance space. | Sheringham Museum at The Mo, Lifeboat Plain, Sheringham NR26 8BG  

Music at The Mo
Friday 28 July 2017
Another free session at Sheringham Museum at The Mo where we showcase the talent of several musicians in our new 2nd floor performance space.

 

Wells Carnival 2017 | Wells Carnival is a not-for-profit organisation run by a team of hardworking volunteers who live in or near the town of Wells-next-the-Sea | Wells-next-the-Sea - various locations around the town, North Norfolk Coast, Wells, Norfolk  

Wells Carnival 2017
Friday 28 July 2017 to Sunday 6 August 2017
Wells Carnival is a not-for-profit organisation run by a team of hardworking volunteers who live in or near the town of Wells-next-the-Sea

 

Cley Summer Fair | A traditional village fair | St Margaretís Church, Holt Road, Cley-next-the-Sea, NR25 7TT  

Cley Summer Fair
Saturday 29 July 2017
A traditional village fair

 

Diva Opera - La Cenerentola | Enjoy opera at its finest in the perfect setting of the Marble Hall at Holkham. | Holkham Hall  

Diva Opera - La Cenerentola
Saturday 29 July 2017
Enjoy opera at its finest in the perfect setting of the Marble Hall at Holkham.

 

2 Day Kitesurf Course | A two day kitesurf course to get you up and riding in one of the best teaching locations in the UK. | Hunstanton, Norfolk. Pick ups can be arranged from Burnham Deepdale.  

2 Day Kitesurf Course
Saturday 29 & Sunday 30 July 2017
A two day kitesurf course to get you up and riding in one of the best teaching locations in the UK.

 

Sheringham Carnival | Sheringham Carnival has been running for over 50 years and each year is getting bigger and better. It is a fun time for all of the family, from the babes in arms to Grandmothers and Grandfathers, with something to interest everybody. | Various venues around Sheringham, North Norfolk Coast  

Sheringham Carnival
Saturday 29 July 2017 to Sunday 6 August 2017
Sheringham Carnival has been running for over 50 years and each year is getting bigger and better. It is a fun time for all of the family, from the babes in arms to Grandmothers and Grandfathers, with something to interest everybody.

 

The Baroness & The Bear - Live Music Sunday | Live Music Sundays continue at Deepdale Cafe with The Baroness & The Bear this July | Deepdale Cafe, Dalegate Market, Burnham Deepdale, North Norfolk Coast, PE31 8FB  

The Baroness & The Bear - Live Music Sunday
Sunday 30 July 2017
Live Music Sundays continue at Deepdale Cafe with The Baroness & The Bear this July

 

Music at The Mo | Another free session at Sheringham Museum at The Mo where we showcase the talent of several musicians in our new 2nd floor performance space. | Sheringham Museum at The Mo, Lifeboat Plain, Sheringham NR26 8BG  

Music at The Mo
Monday 31 July 2017
Another free session at Sheringham Museum at The Mo where we showcase the talent of several musicians in our new 2nd floor performance space.

 

1 Week Zero to Hero Kitesurf Course | A five day kitesurf course to get you from beginner to intermediate.  | Hunstanton, Norfolk. Pick ups can be arranged from Burnham Deepdale.  

1 Week Zero to Hero Kitesurf Course
Monday 31 July 2017 to Friday 4 August 2017
A five day kitesurf course to get you from beginner to intermediate.