Events | December 2018


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.

 

 

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

Monday 1 October 2018 to Thursday 28 February 2019
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. | Look Up!  All along the north Norfolk coast  

Flights of Geese

Monday 15 October 2018 to Thursday 14 February 2019
Many thousands of geese visit the north Norfolk coast during the Winter months.

 

Thursford Christmas Spectacular | An extravaganza of non-stop singing, dancing, music, humour and variety. Itís a fast moving celebration of the festive season featuring an eclectic mix of both seasonal and year round favourites. | Thursford Collection, Thursford, Fakenham, Norfolk, NR21 0AS  

Thursford Christmas Spectacular

Tuesday 6 November to Sunday 23 December 2018
An extravaganza of non-stop singing, dancing, music, humour and variety. Itís a fast moving celebration of the festive season featuring an eclectic mix of both seasonal and year round favourites.

 

Candlelight Tours | Head to Holkham for a truly magical Christmas event. | Holkham Hall, Wells next the Sea, Norfolk, North Norfolk  

Candlelight Tours

Thursday 29 November to Monday 17 December 2018
Head to Holkham for a truly magical Christmas event.

 

Festive Food Fair | Feast your senses in The Lady Elizabeth Wing at this yearís Festive Food Fair! | Lady Elizabeth Wing, Holkham Hall, Wells next the Sea, Norfolk, North Norfolk  

Festive Food Fair

Wednesday 5 to Sunday 16 December 2018
Feast your senses in The Lady Elizabeth Wing at this yearís Festive Food Fair!

 

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

Christmas Pop Up Shops

Friday 14 to Sunday 16 December 2018
North Norfolk Coast shopping thatís not on the high street from local producers & artisans. Dalegate Market will host four artisans & producers in the beach huts each week.

 

Audience with Father Christmas | Join us for our special Audience with Father Christmas as he stops off at Holkham Hall during his busy schedule! | Holkham Hall, Wells next the Sea, Norfolk, North Norfolk  

Audience with Father Christmas

Saturday 15 to Thursday 20 December 2018
Join us for our special Audience with Father Christmas as he stops off at Holkham Hall during his busy schedule!

 

Enchanted Felbrigg | Join the National Trust for an outdoor seasonal experience for all the family to enjoy. | Felbrigg, Norwich, Norfolk, NR11 8PR  

Enchanted Felbrigg

Sunday 16 December 2018
Join the National Trust for an outdoor seasonal experience for all the family to enjoy.

 

Tilly Moses - Sunday Session | The live music programme at Deepdale Backpackers & Camping continues with a sitting room Sunday Session from the scintillating Tilly Moses.  Fabulous to welcome her back after her mesmerising performance at Deepdale Festival. | Deepdale Backpackers & Camping, Deepdale Farm, Burnham Deepdale, North Norfolk Coast, PE31 8DD  

Tilly Moses - Sunday Session

Sunday 16 December 2018
The live music programme at Deepdale Backpackers & Camping continues with a sitting room Sunday Session from the scintillating Tilly Moses. Fabulous to welcome her back after her mesmerising performance at Deepdale Festival.

 

Day Out at Fakenham Races | A dayís racing is an exciting day out for people of all ages and from all walks of life. Fakenham Racecourse prides itself on itís friendly, casual atmosphere and it has no formal dress code. | Fakenham Racecourse, North Norfolk  

Day Out at Fakenham Races

Tuesday 18 December 2018
A dayís racing is an exciting day out for people of all ages and from all walks of life. Fakenham Racecourse prides itself on itís friendly, casual atmosphere and it has no formal dress code.

 

Festive Flowers | Get crafty this Christmas and create your own festive floral arrangement. | Holkham Hall, Wells next the Sea, Norfolk, North Norfolk  

Festive Flowers

Tuesday 18 December 2018
Get crafty this Christmas and create your own festive floral arrangement.

 

A Winterís Tail | Discover an enchanting winters ítailí... | Pensthorpe Natural Park  

A Winterís Tail

Wednesday 19 December 2018 to Wednesday 2 January 2019
Discover an enchanting winters ítailí...

 

Teatime Teaser | Come along to the Courtyard Cafť for our monthly ĎTeatime Teaserí to raise funds for our local day care centre Heritage House. | Holkham Hall, Wells next the Sea, Norfolk, North Norfolk  

Teatime Teaser

Thursday 20 December 2018
Come along to the Courtyard Cafť for our monthly ĎTeatime Teaserí to raise funds for our local day care centre Heritage House.

 

Carol singing | Our Annual Carol service in aid of Macmillan cancer support, including charity raffle with over 30 prizes up for grabs! | The White Horse Brancaster Staithe  

Carol singing

Friday 21 December 2018
Our Annual Carol service in aid of Macmillan cancer support, including charity raffle with over 30 prizes up for grabs!

 

Carols in aid of the RNLI | Join the RNLI for an evening of carols with the crew and fellow supporters | The Grove, Overstrand Road, Cromer, North Norfolk Coast  

Carols in aid of the RNLI

Friday 21 December 2018
Join the RNLI for an evening of carols with the crew and fellow supporters

 

Carols on the Quay | There will be carols led by the Fakenham Town Brass band and sea shanties from the Old Wild Rovers!  Mulled wine, mince pies, a great raffle and Father Christmas Ė the best way to get into a Cley Christmas mood. | Cley harbour, Cley-next-the-Sea, NR25 7RP - Next to the windmill  

Carols on the Quay

Friday 21 December 2018
There will be carols led by the Fakenham Town Brass band and sea shanties from the Old Wild Rovers! Mulled wine, mince pies, a great raffle and Father Christmas Ė the best way to get into a Cley Christmas mood.

 

Meet the Reindeer | To get into the Christmas spirit, join us at The Chequers Inn on Friday 21st December between 5.30pm and 9.30pm for a family friendly evening. | The Chequers Inn, High Street, Thornham, Norfolk, PE36 6LY  

Meet the Reindeer

Friday 21 December 2018
To get into the Christmas spirit, join us at The Chequers Inn on Friday 21st December between 5.30pm and 9.30pm for a family friendly evening.

 

The Christmas Story | The York Trust presents íThe Christmas Storyí by Henrich Shutz | The Yorke Trust Old Chapel, Burnham Road, South Creake, NR21 9JF  

The Christmas Story

Friday 21 December 2018
The York Trust presents íThe Christmas Storyí by Henrich Shutz

 

Festive Season Opening Hours | These are the opening hours during the Festive Season (Christmas & New Year) for each of the shops, businesses and Deepdale Cafe at Dalegate Market in Burnham Deepdale on the beautiful North Norfolk Coast. | Dalegate Market, Burnham Deepdale, North Norfolk Coast, PE31 8FB  

Festive Season Opening Hours

Friday 21 December 2018 to Wednesday 2 January 2019
These are the opening hours during the Festive Season (Christmas & New Year) for each of the shops, businesses and Deepdale Cafe at Dalegate Market in Burnham Deepdale on the beautiful North Norfolk Coast.

 

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 December 2018
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.

 

Holkham Beach Clean | Help us keep the beach a special place, free of plastic. | Holkham Hall, Wells next the Sea, Norfolk, North Norfolk  

Holkham Beach Clean

Sunday 23 December 2018
Help us keep the beach a special place, free of plastic.

 

Wells-next-the-Sea Beach Clean | Enjoy the beautiful North Norfolk Coast, then please help keep this part of the world clean by joining in with a beach clean. | East Runton Beach Car Park, East Runton. NR27 9PA  

Wells-next-the-Sea Beach Clean

Sunday 23 December 2018
Enjoy the beautiful North Norfolk Coast, then please help keep this part of the world clean by joining in with a beach clean.

 

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

Tuesday 25 December 2018
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

Tuesday 25 December 2018
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 youíve 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

Wednesday 26 December 2018
The event of the year and one that youíve all been waiting for. Organised by North Norfolk Beach Runners this event is firmly fixed in the Christmas Calendar.

 

National Nature Reserve Ramble | A chance to discover the rich variety of wildlife on the Holkham NNR throughout the year. | Holkham Hall, Wells next the Sea, Norfolk, North Norfolk  

National Nature Reserve Ramble

Thursday 27 December 2018
A chance to discover the rich variety of wildlife on the Holkham NNR throughout the year.

 

Sea Palling Beach Clean | Enjoy the beautiful North Norfolk Coast, then please help keep this part of the world clean by joining in with a beach clean. | Ramp next to Reefs Bar, Sea Palling, Norfolk Coast  

Sea Palling Beach Clean

Saturday 29 December 2018
Enjoy the beautiful North Norfolk Coast, then please help keep this part of the world clean by joining in with a beach clean.

 

Live Music Session - Baroness & The Bear | Live acoustic music with Baroness and the Bear.  A mixture of Blues, roots and Cajun music. | Deepdale Cafe, Dalegate Market, Burnham Deepdale, North Norfolk Coast, PE31 8FB  

Live Music Session - Baroness & The Bear

Sunday 30 December 2018
Live acoustic music with Baroness and the Bear. A mixture of Blues, roots and Cajun music.