North Norfolk Events & Whats On | December 2020


As the North Norfolk Coast begins to move out of Covid-19 lockdown, and tourism businesses re-open, more planned events are taking place.  These are just listings, so please follow links and check with organisers of events before assuming events are running.


Here are loads of excuses for visiting the beautiful North Norfolk Coast throughout the year.  We list both our own events and what's on around the North Norfolk Coast and inland.  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

Thursday 1 October 2020 to Sunday 28 February 2021
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

Thursday 15 October 2020 to Sunday 14 February 2021
Many thousands of geese visit the north Norfolk coast during the Winter months.

 

Deepdale Christmas Shopping | Avoid those city crowds, support local businesses, and enjoy the beautiful North Norfolk Coast, by doing your Christmas shopping at Dalegate Market this festive season. | Dalegate Market, Main Road, Burnham Deepdale, Norfolk, PE31 8FB  

Deepdale Christmas Shopping

Friday 20 November to Thursday 24 December 2020
Avoid those city crowds, support local businesses, and enjoy the beautiful North Norfolk Coast, by doing your Christmas shopping at Dalegate Market this festive season.

 

Walking Women | Do you love walking but don’t like to venture too far alone?  Then join us on our sociable monthly walks! | Holkham Estate, Wells-next-the-sea, Norfolk, NR23 1AB  

Walking Women

Tuesday 1 December 2020
Do you love walking but don’t like to venture too far alone? Then join us on our sociable monthly walks!

 

Docking Local Produce Market | Come experience the taste of East Anglia and Norfolk with Docking's Local Produce Market held every Wednesday 9am - 1pm where you can find real food, passionately produced locally all year round. | Dr W.E Ripper Memorial Hall, High Street, Docking, Norfolk, PE31 8NG  

Docking Local Produce Market

Wednesday 2 December 2020
Come experience the taste of East Anglia and Norfolk with Docking's Local Produce Market held every Wednesday 9am - 1pm where you can find real food, passionately produced locally all year round.

 

Taster Fused Glass Workshops | Taster Workshops, A great introduction into the processes of Fused Glass. Ages 11+ recommended | Driftwood Glass Studio, Dalegate Market, Burnham Deepdale, North Norfolk Coast  

Taster Fused Glass Workshops

Wednesday 2 December 2020
Taster Workshops, A great introduction into the processes of Fused Glass. Ages 11+ recommended

 

Christmas Pop Up Shops | North Norfolk Coast shopping that’s 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 4 to Sunday 6 December 2020
North Norfolk Coast shopping that’s not on the high street from local producers & artisans. Dalegate Market will host four artisans & producers in the beach huts each week.

 

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 5 December 2020
Aims to provide you with local produce at good prices, helping you reduce your food miles as well as your petrol bill!

 

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 5 December 2020
On the 1st Saturday of each month (excluding January) Creake Abbey hosts its award winning market. 50+ stall holders come with fresh local produce ...

 

Holkham Parkrun | Join fellow runners for a one lap course running anti-clockwise through sweeping park and farm land, past shaded woods and historic buildings and monuments such as the the Obelisk, the thatched Ice House and the stunning Holkham Hall. | Holkham Hall, Wells-next-the-Sea, North Norfolk Coast, NR23 1AB  

Holkham Parkrun

Saturday 5 December 2020
Join fellow runners for a one lap course running anti-clockwise through sweeping park and farm land, past shaded woods and historic buildings and monuments such as the the Obelisk, the thatched Ice House and the stunning Holkham Hall.

 

Hunstanton Promenade Parkrun | Free weekly event which starts at Hunstanton Sailing Club each Saturday morning at 9am. We welcome runners of all abilities and children under 11 years accompanied by a parent/adult. | Hunstanton Sailing Club and Watersports Centre, Hunstanton, Norfolk, PE36 6GB  

Hunstanton Promenade Parkrun

Saturday 5 December 2020
Free weekly event which starts at Hunstanton Sailing Club each Saturday morning at 9am. We welcome runners of all abilities and children under 11 years accompanied by a parent/adult.

 

Docking Local Produce Market | Come experience the taste of East Anglia and Norfolk with Docking's Local Produce Market held every Wednesday 9am - 1pm where you can find real food, passionately produced locally all year round. | Dr W.E Ripper Memorial Hall, High Street, Docking, Norfolk, PE31 8NG  

Docking Local Produce Market

Wednesday 9 December 2020
Come experience the taste of East Anglia and Norfolk with Docking's Local Produce Market held every Wednesday 9am - 1pm where you can find real food, passionately produced locally all year round.

 

Fused Glass Workshops | A Great experience for anyone, regardless of creativity,  Once we've guided you through the practice techniques, you can come away with your own unique piece of Glass | Driftwood Glass Studio, Dalegate Market, Burnham Deepdale, North Norfolk Coast  

Fused Glass Workshops

Wednesday 9 December 2020
A Great experience for anyone, regardless of creativity, Once we've guided you through the practice techniques, you can come away with your own unique piece of Glass

 

Reserve Ramble | Join us on guided walks around the Holkham National Nature Reserve, Burnham Overy Staithe and Burnham Norton | Holkham Estate, Wells-next-the-Sea, Norfolk, NR23 1RH  

Reserve Ramble

Thursday 10 December 2020
Join us on guided walks around the Holkham National Nature Reserve, Burnham Overy Staithe and Burnham Norton

 

Christmas Pop Up Shops | North Norfolk Coast shopping that’s 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 11 to Sunday 13 December 2020
North Norfolk Coast shopping that’s not on the high street from local producers & artisans. Dalegate Market will host four artisans & producers in the beach huts each week.

 

Children's Wildlife Watch - Crafty Christmas | Family event | NWT Hickling Broad
Stubb Road
Hickling
NR12 0BW
 

Children's Wildlife Watch - Crafty Christmas

Saturday 12 December 2020
Family event

 

Holkham Parkrun | Join fellow runners for a one lap course running anti-clockwise through sweeping park and farm land, past shaded woods and historic buildings and monuments such as the the Obelisk, the thatched Ice House and the stunning Holkham Hall. | Holkham Hall, Wells-next-the-Sea, North Norfolk Coast, NR23 1AB  

Holkham Parkrun

Saturday 12 December 2020
Join fellow runners for a one lap course running anti-clockwise through sweeping park and farm land, past shaded woods and historic buildings and monuments such as the the Obelisk, the thatched Ice House and the stunning Holkham Hall.

 

Hunstanton Promenade Parkrun | Free weekly event which starts at Hunstanton Sailing Club each Saturday morning at 9am. We welcome runners of all abilities and children under 11 years accompanied by a parent/adult. | Hunstanton Sailing Club and Watersports Centre, Hunstanton, Norfolk, PE36 6GB  

Hunstanton Promenade Parkrun

Saturday 12 December 2020
Free weekly event which starts at Hunstanton Sailing Club each Saturday morning at 9am. We welcome runners of all abilities and children under 11 years accompanied by a parent/adult.

 

Docking Local Produce Market | Come experience the taste of East Anglia and Norfolk with Docking's Local Produce Market held every Wednesday 9am - 1pm where you can find real food, passionately produced locally all year round. | Dr W.E Ripper Memorial Hall, High Street, Docking, Norfolk, PE31 8NG  

Docking Local Produce Market

Wednesday 16 December 2020
Come experience the taste of East Anglia and Norfolk with Docking's Local Produce Market held every Wednesday 9am - 1pm where you can find real food, passionately produced locally all year round.

 

Taster Fused Glass Workshops | Taster Workshops, A great introduction into the processes of Fused Glass. Ages 11+ recommended | Driftwood Glass Studio, Dalegate Market, Burnham Deepdale, North Norfolk Coast  

Taster Fused Glass Workshops

Wednesday 16 December 2020
Taster Workshops, A great introduction into the processes of Fused Glass. Ages 11+ recommended

 

Thorpe Marshes Guided Walk | Family event | NWT Thorpe Marshes Nature Reserve
Whitlingham Lane
Norwich
NR7 0QA

 

Thorpe Marshes Guided Walk

Friday 18 December 2020
Family event

 

Holkham Parkrun | Join fellow runners for a one lap course running anti-clockwise through sweeping park and farm land, past shaded woods and historic buildings and monuments such as the the Obelisk, the thatched Ice House and the stunning Holkham Hall. | Holkham Hall, Wells-next-the-Sea, North Norfolk Coast, NR23 1AB  

Holkham Parkrun

Saturday 19 December 2020
Join fellow runners for a one lap course running anti-clockwise through sweeping park and farm land, past shaded woods and historic buildings and monuments such as the the Obelisk, the thatched Ice House and the stunning Holkham Hall.

 

Hunstanton Promenade Parkrun | Free weekly event which starts at Hunstanton Sailing Club each Saturday morning at 9am. We welcome runners of all abilities and children under 11 years accompanied by a parent/adult. | Hunstanton Sailing Club and Watersports Centre, Hunstanton, Norfolk, PE36 6GB  

Hunstanton Promenade Parkrun

Saturday 19 December 2020
Free weekly event which starts at Hunstanton Sailing Club each Saturday morning at 9am. We welcome runners of all abilities and children under 11 years accompanied by a parent/adult.

 

Kids Fused Glass Workshops | Get playful and creative with glass, using our glass paints & Frit (Crushed Glass). Workshops are available anytime, for those under 11. | Driftwood Glass Studio, Dalegate Market, Burnham Deepdale, North Norfolk Coast  

Kids Fused Glass Workshops

Saturday 19 December 2020 to Sunday 3 January 2021
Get playful and creative with glass, using our glass paints & Frit (Crushed Glass). Workshops are available anytime, for those under 11.

 

Christmas Crafty Creations |  | NWT Hickling Broad
Stubb Road
Hickling
NR12 0BW
 

Christmas Crafty Creations

Monday 21 December 2020

 

Family Raptor Roost |  | NWT Hickling Broad
Stubb Road
Hickling
NR12 0BW
 

Family Raptor Roost

Monday 21 December 2020

 

Hunstanton Promenade Parkrun | Free weekly event which starts at Hunstanton Sailing Club each Saturday morning at 9am. We welcome runners of all abilities and children under 11 years accompanied by a parent/adult. | Hunstanton Sailing Club and Watersports Centre, Hunstanton, Norfolk, PE36 6GB  

Hunstanton Promenade Parkrun

Saturday 26 December 2020
Free weekly event which starts at Hunstanton Sailing Club each Saturday morning at 9am. We welcome runners of all abilities and children under 11 years accompanied by a parent/adult.

 

Taster Fused Glass Workshops | Taster Workshops, A great introduction into the processes of Fused Glass. Ages 11+ recommended | Driftwood Glass Studio, Dalegate Market, Burnham Deepdale, North Norfolk Coast  

Taster Fused Glass Workshops

Wednesday 30 December 2020
Taster Workshops, A great introduction into the processes of Fused Glass. Ages 11+ recommended