North Norfolk Events & Whats On | October 2021


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 Camping & Rooms.

 

 

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

Friday 1 October 2021 to Monday 28 February 2022
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

Friday 15 October 2021 to Monday 14 February 2022
Many thousands of geese visit the north Norfolk coast during the Winter months.

 

The Glorious Glowing Lantern Parade | The Glorious Glowing Lantern Parade is a celebration of all things magical and spooky. You will find yourselves winding through our wonky woodland! | BeWILDerwood, Horning Road, Hoveton, Norfolk, NR12 8JW  

The Glorious Glowing Lantern Parade

Saturday 16 to Sunday 31 October 2021
The Glorious Glowing Lantern Parade is a celebration of all things magical and spooky. You will find yourselves winding through our wonky woodland!

 

Norfolk Creations Autumn Art Craft Exhibition | We are thrilled to announce that we are returning to the beautiful Handa Gallery at Wells Maltings, Wells Next The Sea (NR23 1 AU) for our Autumn Exhibition. | The Handa Gallery, Wells Maltings, Staithe Street, Wells Next The Sea, Norfolk, NR23 1AU  

Norfolk Creations Autumn Art Craft Exhibition

Saturday 16 October to Tuesday 2 November 2021
We are thrilled to announce that we are returning to the beautiful Handa Gallery at Wells Maltings, Wells Next The Sea (NR23 1 AU) for our Autumn Exhibition.

 

Haunted Deepdale - The Wild Ride! | Follow your guide around Haunted Deepdale and meet some interesting characters, from past and present, who will tell you some spooky tales about the legends, ghosts and beasts of Norfolk. | The Orchard, Dalegate Market, Burnham Deepdale, Norfolk, PE31 8DD  

Haunted Deepdale - The Wild Ride!

Friday 22 to Sunday 31 October 2021
Follow your guide around Haunted Deepdale and meet some interesting characters, from past and present, who will tell you some spooky tales about the legends, ghosts and beasts of Norfolk.

 

The Pumpkin House | Come and visit us at the Pumpkin House. Decorated with over 1,000 pumpkins come and choose your perfect Jack o’lantern from our shelves. | Brookhill Farm, Fakenham Road, Thursford, GB, NR210BD  

The Pumpkin House

Friday 22 to Sunday 31 October 2021
Come and visit us at the Pumpkin House. Decorated with over 1,000 pumpkins come and choose your perfect Jack o’lantern from our shelves.

 

Norwich Science Festival | Norwich Science Festival will be back in-person and online from 23-30 October 2021 - expect hands-on science, engaging talks, fun family shows, fascinating exhibitions and cutting-edge science! | Various locations, see website for details  

Norwich Science Festival

Saturday 23 to Saturday 30 October 2021
Norwich Science Festival will be back in-person and online from 23-30 October 2021 - expect hands-on science, engaging talks, fun family shows, fascinating exhibitions and cutting-edge science!

 

Deer and Wildlife Safari | Hop aboard our tractor-trailer for a whistle-stop journey around Holkham deer park. Sit tight while our knowledgeable guides tell you all about the resident herd of Fallow Deer that call Holkham home. | Holkham Estate, Wells-next-the-Sea, North Norfolk Coast  

Deer and Wildlife Safari

Saturday 23 to Sunday 31 October 2021
Hop aboard our tractor-trailer for a whistle-stop journey around Holkham deer park. Sit tight while our knowledgeable guides tell you all about the resident herd of Fallow Deer that call Holkham home.

 

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 23 to Sunday 31 October 2021
Get playful and creative with glass, using our glass paints & Frit (Crushed Glass). Workshops are available anytime, for those under 11.

 

Magic of Nature - October Half Term | Go wild with us this October half term as we explore the Magic of Nature.  | Holkham Estate, North Norfolk Coast  

Magic of Nature - October Half Term

Saturday 23 to Sunday 31 October 2021
Go wild with us this October half term as we explore the Magic of Nature.

 

Wroxham Barns Pumpkin Festival | Join the Wroxham Barns Team & Wilma Witch for a family filled day of Pumpkin Picking and all inclusive activities | Wroxham Barns, Tunstead Road, Hoveton, Norfolk, NR12 8QU  

Wroxham Barns Pumpkin Festival

Saturday 23 to Sunday 31 October 2021
Join the Wroxham Barns Team & Wilma Witch for a family filled day of Pumpkin Picking and all inclusive activities

 

Day Becomes Night Wildlife Walk | Join our wildlife expert for a bewitching wildlife walk around the beautiful, grounds of the Deer Park. | Holkham Park, North Norfolk Coast  

Day Becomes Night Wildlife Walk

Monday 25 to Wednesday 27 October 2021
Join our wildlife expert for a bewitching wildlife walk around the beautiful, grounds of the Deer Park.

 

Creepy Cruises aboard the Vintage Hauntsman | Family fun Halloween themed river trips aboard the Vintage Hauntsman by Broads Tours | Broads Tours, The Bridge, Wroxham, Norfol, NR12 8RX  

Creepy Cruises aboard the Vintage Hauntsman

Monday 25 to Friday 29 October 2021
Family fun Halloween themed river trips aboard the Vintage Hauntsman by Broads Tours

 

Wild in the Woods - Family Bushcraft | A chance for your children to go wild in the woods this summer, enjoying the great outdoors with tailored bushcraft sessions suitable for ages 6 years and upwards. | Meeting outside the Holkham Estate visitor reception, Holkham, North Norfolk Coast  

Wild in the Woods - Family Bushcraft

Monday 25 to Friday 29 October 2021
A chance for your children to go wild in the woods this summer, enjoying the great outdoors with tailored bushcraft sessions suitable for ages 6 years and upwards.

 

Nightmares in Norfolk | Norfolk’s most terrifying scare attraction Nightmares in Norfolk. Can you find your way to escape a deadly challenge as you and your crew will have to escape scare mazes in one big walkthrough for 2021. | King’s Lynn, College lane, England, PE330EW  

Nightmares in Norfolk

Tuesday 26 to Sunday 31 October 2021
Norfolk’s most terrifying scare attraction Nightmares in Norfolk. Can you find your way to escape a deadly challenge as you and your crew will have to escape scare mazes in one big walkthrough for 2021.

 

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 27 October 2021
Taster Workshops, A great introduction into the processes of Fused Glass. Ages 11+ recommended

 

Junior Safari on Foot | Are you wild about nature? Do you love discovering new birds, mammals, insects and plants? Join us on the Holkham National Nature Reserve for a fascinating wildlife trek with our expert guide. | Holkham National Nature Reserve (meet at The Lookout), Holkham, North Norfolk Coast  

Junior Safari on Foot

Thursday 28 October 2021
Are you wild about nature? Do you love discovering new birds, mammals, insects and plants? Join us on the Holkham National Nature Reserve for a fascinating wildlife trek with our expert guide.

 

Stargazing with Mark Thompson | Beginning in Burnham Deepdale, talk then short 1¼ miles out along a section of the Norfolk Coast Path with astronomer, Mark Thompson, for some stargazing and a fascinating talk. | Deepdale Camping & Rooms, Deepdale Farm, Burnham Deepdale, Norfolk, PE31 8DD  

Stargazing with Mark Thompson

Thursday 28 October 2021
Beginning in Burnham Deepdale, talk then short 1¼ miles out along a section of the Norfolk Coast Path with astronomer, Mark Thompson, for some stargazing and a fascinating talk.

 

Wroxham Barns Pumpkin Festival By Night | Pickin Pumpkins Afterhourse, enjoy Junior Farm, the Fun Park and evening entertainment! | Wroxham Barns, Tunstead Road, Hoveton, Norfolk, NR12 8QU  

Wroxham Barns Pumpkin Festival By Night

Thursday 28 to Sunday 31 October 2021
Pickin Pumpkins Afterhourse, enjoy Junior Farm, the Fun Park and evening entertainment!

 

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  

Pop Up Shops

Thursday 28 October to Tuesday 2 November 2021
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.

 

Deepdale Fish & Chips | Very tasty Fish & Chips from CDs Diner & Fish Bar served up at Deepdale Camping & Rooms on Saturday evenings. | Deepdale Camping & Rooms, Deepdale Farm, Burnham Deepdale, Norfolk, PE31 8DD  

Deepdale Fish & Chips

Saturday 30 October 2021
Very tasty Fish & Chips from CDs Diner & Fish Bar served up at Deepdale Camping & Rooms on Saturday evenings.

 

End of Season Bonfire & Fireworks Event | Our annual end of season Bonfire & Fireworks event; a great fun filled family evening out on the North Norfolk Coast | Blakeney Quay, Blakeney,, Norfolk, NR25 7NE  

End of Season Bonfire & Fireworks Event

Saturday 30 October 2021
Our annual end of season Bonfire & Fireworks event; a great fun filled family evening out on the North Norfolk Coast

 

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 30 October 2021
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 30 October 2021
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.

 

RAF Bircham Newton Heritage Centre Open Days | The first of 6 Open Days in 2021 Last Sunday in June, July, August, September, October, Sunday 14th November | The National Construction College, Bircham Newton, NW Norfolk, PE31 6RH  

RAF Bircham Newton Heritage Centre Open Days

Sunday 31 October 2021
The first of 6 Open Days in 2021 Last Sunday in June, July, August, September, October, Sunday 14th November

 

Midweek 3 for 2 Special Offer | Come and enjoy a great value stay on the North Norfolk Coast, explore this beautiful part of the world, enjoy the huge skies, and brighten up your start to the new year. #3for2 #SpecialOffer #Offer #NorthNorfolk | Deepdale Stables & Granary, Deepdale Farm, Burnham Deepdale, Norfolk, PE31 8DD  

Midweek 3 for 2 Special Offer

Sunday 31 October to Thursday 16 December 2021
Come and enjoy a great value stay on the North Norfolk Coast, explore this beautiful part of the world, enjoy the huge skies, and brighten up your start to the new year. #3for2 #SpecialOffer #Offer #NorthNorfolk