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Top 10 Reasons to Visit Deepdale Outdoor & Wildlife Festival this weekend


This weekend Burnham Deepdale celebrates the beautiful North Norfolk Coast at the Deepdale Outdoor & Wildlife Festival.

Top 10 Reasons to Visit Deepdale Outdoor & Wildlife Festival this weekend | This weekend Burnham Deepdale celebrates the beautiful North Norfolk Coast at the Deepdale Outdoor & Wildlife Festival.

It’s been hard, but we’ve distilled the programme down to our Top 10 reasons for visiting:

1.    FREE Entry and lots of Free activities

2.    Guided bird walks, Guided walks and Nordic walking

3.    Climbing wall and Bungee trampolines

4.    Meet the wildlife – snakes, reptiles and birds of prey

5.    Chainsaw carving demonstrations by Paul Kelly and Carrie Yuen

6.    Bushcraft and Woodland art activities

7.    Archery taster sessions on Saturday

8.    Deepdale Dog Show on Sunday, open to all your K9 friends

9.    Fairyland Trust Fairy book workshops on Sunday

10. More than 30 stands of activity and wildlife organisations from along the North Norfolk Coast

As you can see, it’s a weekend well worth being part of – Deepdale Outdoor & Wildlife Festival – Saturday 10th & Sunday 11th May – www.deepdaleoutdoorfestival.co.uk

Visitors are welcome throughout the weekend, with most activities and stands open from 10am to 4pm.

Naturally Deepdale Café will be open from 7.30am for breakfast and the shops of Dalegate Market will be open as they are throughout the year.

Because our first Top 10 reasons to visit Deepdale Outdoor & Wildlife Festival were heavily distilled, here’s a 2nd Top 10, or maybe the rest of the Top 20, Things to look out for at the festival:

  • Deepdale Bike Hire are launching their Food trails
  • Discover how you can help bees with Cross Keys Bees
  • Wildlife and nature information from the RSPB Norfolk, Norfolk Wildlife Trust, Hawk & Owl Trust, National Trust, Temple Seal Trips, Pensthorpe Natural Park and the Norfolk Rivers Trust
  • Dog related stands including Ruff and Tumble and Guide Dogs
  • The story of beer in the country’s finest malting barley region with Norfolk Brewhouse
  • Gardening information including how to grow chillies with Home Grown Revolution and Philli Chillies
  • Art, photography and decorations inspired by the outdoors and wildlife from Pebbles Photography, Driftwood Birds, Garden Classics, Westfield Forge and Willow Crafts by Bob Lever plus many items for sale from the chainsaw carvers and of course Dalegate Market’s own The Hare & The Hen
  • Outdoor clothing and equipment from Born to It and Outdoor Antics, not forgetting the Dalegate Market shops including One Stop Nature Shop, Fat Face, Gone Crabbing and Relish
  • Discover the joys of camping or glamping on the North Norfolk Coast with Retro Campers Norfolk and on Saturday a midday tour of the facilities at Deepdale Backpackers & Camping
  • Enjoy wonderful food from Deepdale Café, great pizza from Proper Pizza Co and snacks from Keshco’s of Burnham Deepdale

If you need further reasons for visiting the Deepdale Outdoor & Wildlife Festival, then please have a look around our website at www.deepdaleoutdoorfestival.co.uk to see great photos of last years festival and more information about all the activities, entertainment and stands.

  • Can we sneak in an 11th or 21st reason (Who’s counting?), which is the Brancaster Staithe Sailing Club Open Day – Push the Boat Out which takes place on Saturday 10th May.

See you on Saturday 10th & Sunday 11th May at Dalegate Market in Burnham Deepdale on the beautiful North Norfolk Coast.

Press Release
07/05/2014