What’s On in Norfolk This Summer

What's On in Norfolk This Summer

By Summer we mean July, August and September. We have listed an array of things to do in Spring on a separate post which you can refer to if planning your trip earlier than July. If you are planning for later in the year, please look out for our post What's On in Norfolk This Winter.

Our selection for Summer

Please refer to things to do in Spring for information on certain things that are available throughout Spring and Summer, some of which are shown below.

Amazona Zoo, Cromer

Hall Road, Cromer, NR27 9JG, on all summer

Animals at Amazona Zoo this Summer
Animals at Amazona Zoo this Summer

Amazona Zoo is one of the county’s most unique and fun days out where families can discover South American wildlife. The zoo is home to over 200 tropical animals including jaguars, monkeys, snakes, flamingos and tapirs. It is committed to helping visitors discover nature and provide education on conservation issues.

Holkham Country Fair

Sat – Sun 20 – 21 July 2019, Holkham Hall, NR23 1AB

Layout of Holkham Country Fair this Summer
Layout of Holkham Country Fair this Summer

Celebrating land, sea and sky, Holkham Country Fair has something for everyone this year with high octane entertainment in the Grand Ring, trade stands to impress even the most dedicated shopper, a Fine Food Village jam-packed with tasty treats, the Cookery Demonstration Theatre showcasing local Norfolk talents and showground events to take part in or simply watch and inspire. Make a weekend of it and camp in the park or upgrade your tickets and enjoy the Vice Presidents' enclosure.

The 138th Sandringham Flower Show

Wed 24th July, Sandringham PE31 6AZ

Sandringham Flower Show this Summer
Sandringham Flower Show this Summer

Sandringham Flower Show is one of the most prestigious horticultural events in the East of England. It is a unique event offering not only the best in horticulture but also an excellent day out, filled with family entertainment.

Set in the magnificent surroundings of Sandringham Park with Sandringham House and Sandringham Church as a backdrop, this one-day Show attracts around 20,000 visitors each year. From the beginning the Show has been privileged to enjoy Royal patronage and traditionally our Royal Patron attends the Show.

Holkham Marble Hall Concerts

Holkham Hall, NR23 1AB

  • Friday 26th July, 7pm Diva Opera – L'italiana in Algeri
  • Saturday 27th July, 7pm Diva Opera – Madama Butterfly
Holkham Marble Hall Concerts this Summer
Holkham Marble Hall Concerts this Summer

Diva Opera, Britain’s foremost chamber opera company, return to Holkham’s Marble Hall for their performance of Rossini’s L’italiana in Algeri on Friday followed by Puccini’s Madama Butterfly on Saturday. Includes Champagne on arrival.

Holkham Open Air Theatre

Holkham Hall, NR23 1AB

  • Wednesday 31st July, 6.15pm Romeo and Juliet
  • Wednesday 7th August, 6.15pm The Jungle Book
  • Wednesday 14th August, 6.15pm The Legend of King Arthur
  • Wednesday 21st August, 5.45pm Gangsta Granny
  • Wednesday 28th August, 6.30pm A Midsummer Night's Dream
Holkham Open Air Theatre This Summer
Holkham Open Air Theatre this Summer

Days Out at Blickling Estate

Blickling, Aylsham, Norfolk, NR11 6NF, open all summer

Visit Blickling Estate this Summer
Visit Blickling Estate this Summer

There is so much to do and see at Blickling, one day is never enough. Part of the National Trust, if it is too far from where you are staying you will be able to find other National Trust properties nearby.

Sandringham House

The Visitor Centre's postcode is PE35 6AB, open all summer.

Visit Sandringham House this Summer
Visit Sandringham House this Summer

Sandringham is a friendly and informal place to visit, with knowledgeable guides in every room of the house and acres of beautiful gardens to explore while the Museum houses extraordinary collections of Royal vehicles, rare ceramics, photographs and memorabilia.

Sandringham Food and Drink Festival

3rd-4th August, Sandringham Estate, Kings Lynn, Norfolk PE35 6EN

Sandringham Food and Drink Festival this Summer
Sandringham Food and Drink Festival this Summer

Hanseatic Ski Race

Sat – Sun 18 – 19 August, King's Lynn PE30 1ER

Hanseatic Ski Race this Summer
Hanseatic Ski Race this Summer

The Hanseatic Ski Race is staging Formula 1, 2 and 3 water ski racing in the Historic Maritime Quarter of Kings Lynn on the South Quay. Ready to rival the Diamond Race which is a world renowned water ski race in Belgium, close to the Hanseatic town of Antwerp this event will be of a high octane nature with racing speeds of close to 100mph.

Watch from the banks of the River Ouse whilst competitors race across the choppy water surface. We hope this will create a memory that you can treasure.

Blakeney Point Seal Trips

Seals at Blakeney Point this summer
Seals at Blakeney Point this summer

Follow the link for more information or see the What's On This Spring Blog Post

Henry Moore Exhibition at Houghton Hall

Henry Moore Exhibition at Houghton Hall this Summer
Henry Moore Exhibition at Houghton Hall this Summer

Follow the link for more information or see the What's On This Spring Blog Post

Muckleburgh Military Collection

Muckleburgh Military Collection this Summer

Follow the link for more information or see the What's On This Spring Blog Post

Norfolk's Hidden Gems
Norfolk's Hidden Gems

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