Great Yarmouth Events

SeaChange Arts’ Drill House Open Day takes place on Sunday, June 4.

As summer approaches, we’ve put together a list of reasons to visit this year’s Royal Norfolk Show, being held on June 28 and 29 at the Norfolk Showground.

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One of Shakespeare’s most popular comedies is set to be played out against the stunning outdoor setting of Somerleyton Hall.


The hunt is on to find Britain’s best bacon butty - could it be in Norfolk?

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The grand final of the Eurovision Song Contest 2017 kicks off in Kiev this weekend - here’s everything you need to know about the musical extravaganza.

The Eurovision Song Contest’s official theme for 2017 is ‘Celebrate Diversity’ - rather apt as over the years a wide variety of culturally and muscially diverse acts have performed in the annual sequinned spectacular. Martine Silkstone asked friends and colleagues for their most memorable Eurovision moments from years gone by and, with smiles, sentiment and occasionally a sense of shame, each surprisingly suggested a different song.


A performing arts venue is looking for talented individuals from Great Yarmouth to offer scholarships to.


Museums will show off their collections in a whole new light when they open after dark on Friday May 19, 6pm to 10pm.

The search is on to find a local dancer to join the cast of fun family show, Gangsta Granny.


Gorleston is getting in on the act as the countdown begins to the Great Yarmouth Arts Festival.

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An arts group is holding its monthly evening of pizza and entertainment.


Musclemen will flex their bulging biceps to heave their way to a string of titles at this year’s Clifftop Festival at Gorleston.


Colombian circus superstars Circolombia and Mexican collective Circa en Breve will be based in the town take part in event that will see York Road transformed into a Copacabana-style beach.


Amid growing concern about the state of mental health Great Yarmouth Library is hosting a wellbeing day on Monday.

Previous Latitude headliner Two Door Cinema Club have been announced as special guests for 2017.

A family run cafe in Great Yarmouth is set to bring the magic of Hogwarts to the town with their Harry Potter afternoon tea.

A circus venue is offering youngsters the chance to try their hand at tight-rope walking and clowning.


Great Yarmouth Arts Festival is back for its 5th year to celebrate the borough’s heritage, community and thriving arts scene.

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This summer East Anglia offers a plethora of music events covering a wide range of genres. Whether you like to boogie to Bananarama, clap along to Mumford and Sons, be swept away by classical tones, or prefer the blues vibe of Rag ‘n’ Bone Man, there is more than enough variety to suit the discerning music-lovers in Suffolk, Norfolk and Essex. Here’s our pick of the best...


Soul fans are in for a treat when the country’s largest and longest running music event of its kind comes to Great Yarmouth this bank holiday weekend.

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