An exhibition of beautiful watercolours by Cecil Aldin who was commissioned by Jarrold & Sons to illustrate the 1912 edition of Anna Sewell’s much loved classic novel. Check the What’s On pages of our website for more details.
Exhibition at Country & Eastern, Norwich.
Little ones are in for a half term holiday treat when CBeebies favourite double act Chris & Pui makes a return visit to Norwich Theatre Royal.
House of Stray Cats is delighted to present a new sensory puppet show for curious children and dreamers of all ages. With breath taking puppetry, enchanting …
Dragon Hall debates in Norwich at The Forum, in association with the University of East Anglia and Writers' Centre Norwich.
What does community and integration mean?Wearing silent disco head phones, you are invited to enter the stage rather than the auditorium and given instructions …
An earthy story of courage, conviction and hope, Joan is a refreshing look at Joan of Arc - history’s greatest underdog, at The Garage Norwich.
An exciting opportunity for families to explore the park on a fun-filled tour where there will be a chance to see the amazing deer herd up close and learn all …
Every year, millions of birds undertake extraordinary migrations, crossing oceans and continents across the globe.In her talk, Prof Jennifer Gill from the UEA …
Follow Heg & The Wolf Chorus into their apocalyptic world of witches, fires, lost love and forgotten creatures.
Charlotte is simmering in the underground venues across the UK - and is coming to Norwich this October! Find out more.
The Town Council operates a Wednesday Market, said to have been in place since 1259.The location is in the centre of Harleston in the Market Place and up the …
A major exhibition by internationally-celebrated Turner Prize-winning British Landscape artist, Richard Long, at Houghton Hall.
Families and children are welcome to St John’s Cathedral between 11am and 3pm for activities celebrating the lead up to All Hallow’s Eve.
Sofie Hagen is unquestionably one of the most talked-about comics of the moment. Catch her new show, Dead Baby Frog, at Norwich Arts Centre.
Celebrate the opening of the new Park Britannia Café at Waterloo Park and enjoy a week of fantastic FREE Halloween – themed family activities.
Creep to the castle for a week of Halloween fun.
Join actor Neil Paris for his one man performance of this spine-chilling rendition of East Anglia’s ghostly dog tale.
Find out about the fascinating world of bugs, beetles and butterflies, with Natural History Curator Dr David Waterhouse.
Discover all about the practice of mummification in ancient Egypt. Find out why and how the ancient Egyptians prepared their dead for the next life!
Join Magic Susie and release the magic inside you in the School of Wizardry.
Are you brave enough to descend to the castle dungeons? Hear about the punishments, and prisoners from Norfolk’s past.
Street market with clothes, home-ware and food - a great town for a spot of Friday market shopping and not far from
Diss Market Town's Friday Market. Every Friday from 9 am to 3 pm.
Join us for Halloween at the castle and conjure up spells, potions and magic wands to take home.
Cecil Aldin: The Art of Black BeautyShowing until Saturday 25 NovemberA display of beautiful Cecil Aldin watercolours painted for the 1912 edition of Black …
Workshop for intermediate photographers using SLR or DSLR cameras, led by professional photographer Peter Mallett.
Find out how to identify death caps from deceivers on this foray into the woodland garden with one of Fairhaven’s tree surgeons.
Join Open Attic as they traverse stormy seas and reckless tides to bring you this funny tale about a man all alone, a friendly puffin, and a whole lot of fuss over nothing.
Hosted by The Maids Head Hotel this Murder Mystery Dinner is sure to get your detective juices flowing.
The 40h Norwich Beer Festival will be held at St. Andrew's and Blackfriars' Halls from 24th to 28th October 2017. Find out more.
Have a Tree Top Junior adventure over the Halloween weekend and guess what's in each potion box, is it eyeballs, bones, guts, or fingers?
Free Halloween-themed craft activities and safe trick or treating
It's time again for our most famous, fabulous fantastical event of the year!
Explore the Broads National Park by joining Broads Tours for a Boat trip this October Half-Term.
Forage for an acorn in the woodland garden, then plant it in a recycled pot using Fairhaven leaf soil to grow your very own oak tree.
Celebrate the wonderful world of experiments, discoveries, exploration and innovation at the Norwich Science Festival this autumn.Enjoy fascinating …
A free, family-focused event celebrating the much-loved Halloween pumpkin is taking place in front of The Forum on the last Sunday of half term
Halloween at Holkham is a ‘spooktacular’ occasion! Join in the fun and get hands-on with the amazing Kiddy Cook team to decorate your own terrifyingly tasty creation.
Get in to the carnival spirit as Banham Zoo goes loopy for lemurs as part of the World Lemur Festival!
Get ready to 'Move it Move it' as we celebrate the World Lemur Festival at Africa Alive!
Join us for some spooky fun this October half term – with lots of activities including Dippy’s Spooky Fun Zone, fancy dress and a brand new trail.
The City of Norwich Brass band invites you to join them for a Stage and Screen Spectacular.
The Hostry Festival 2017 is full of new commissions and as well as our favourite annual projects, all celebrating home grown talent in Norfolk.
It’s a great pleasure to welcome Jim back to Norwich for a performance with his renowned organ trio, at Rooftop Gardens Norwich.
Celebrate Halloween in style and give your children an adventure to remember with a visit to Wanda the Witch of Norwich's historic Guildhall.
Frightful Fancies Halloween Afternoon Tea and Halloweenies (under 12s)Tasteful Halloween fancy dress is encouraged! Book here …
After the success of last year, this years horrifying attractions are set to be better than ever.
Discover the darker side of Norwich’s past on a tour with one of our cloaked guides and discover the gruesome truth behind some of the city’s best known spots.
Join us in welcoming Nigella Lawson to Jarrolds at 1pm on Tuesday 31 October for a signing of her latest cookbook AT MY TABLE.
Explore the enchanted forest where witches rule at Fairhaven Woodland & Water Garden. Find out more.
Join us if you dare for an evening full of eerie entertainment, freakish fun, mischievous tricks and delightful treats!
The Lovely Eggs are an underground surreal-psych punk rock duo from northern England.Playing at OPEN for the first time and returning to Norwich after a long …
15 Halloween ghost stories told by the spectral Cow Tower by the Man in Black and his expanded team of ghouls.
Celebrate the county's rich contemporary architecture
Rembrandt: Explorer of Light in the Dutch Golden AgeIndependent art historian Clare Ford-Wille focuses on Rembrandt’s use of light and shade. Followed by a …
We welcome Lord Tebbitt, who will introduce his book The Game Cook.
Enjoy the tastes of Bordeaux at Bishop's.
Join the Rooftop Gardens for an Argentinian Dinner and Wine Tasting in Norwich.
Devilishly good adventures with 20% off? Magic. Whether it’s by car, bike or broomstick, get your Tribe to the forest this half-term and save.
Enjoy the FREE fireworks from the top of Norwich Market, and around the City.
Celebrate Bonfire night in style, and in the warm, with us.
The UVM have become one of the greatest live acts in the country - and they're performing at OPEN Norwich!
Join a member of Holkham’s landscape team, to enjoy a wonderful opportunity to view the private gardens surrounding Holkham Hall.
Local charities will be selling crafts, gifts, and Christmas Cards. Have a go on the tombola and stock up on stocking fillers. This is a FREE event, it would …
We rely on antibiotics to fight life-threatening infections, improve the odds of survival after routine operations and protect the animals we farm for food. …
In November 2017 Jon Boden, former lead-singer of Bellowhead, will head out on his "Afterglow" Album Launch Tour...
Age UK Norfolk is a local independent charity that provides support services to older people across the county and we are celebrating 70 years of existence and hard work this year.
The Norwich Film Festival are absolutely delighted to welcome the iconic actor, writer and globetrotter Michael Palin as there Opening Act for the 2017 Festival.
What Once Was Ours is a Zest Theatre and Half Moon co-production at The Garage Norwich!
If Shakespeare and Moliѐre were our contemporaries what would they write about migrants today? A wave of migrants has landed on French and English shores, all …
Worry Dolls are a tenacious female duo born out of the joint talents of Zoe Nicol and Rosie Jones.
The Castalian Quartet is rapidly emerging as the exciting new voice on the international chamber music scene.
Put simply, we founded Loddon Farmers' Market to enable local farmers to sell their products direct to you so that they get a fair price for their work and …
A wonderful selection of vintage Christmas items, gifts, and ideas.
This acclaimed new production of Ibsen’s masterpiece Hedda Gabler comes to Norwich Theatre Royal following a sold out run at the National Theatre.
Free burgers and 20% off your next GBK bill at intu Chapelfield.
Get involved with Jarrolds most popular evening, and enjoy the exclusive shopping experience.
Niggle is a painter. Not a very successful one, partly because he has so many other things to do. For some time he has been obsessed with one particular canvas …
Customers will receive a 10% discount off all purchases and enjoy a glass of mulled wine and mince pie
Enjoy the festive atmosphere from 6.15pm in the city centre and then watch the city’s Christmas lights switched on at 7pm.
Don't miss the party of the year when the streets of Norwich sparkle and shine and music fills the night at the annual Christmas Switch-on.
The Harleston Farmers Market has been operating very successfully from September 2002. From relatively small beginnings we have grown and now, on the third …
We would love you to come along and celebrate Charlie Bears 12th Birthday with us
Immerse yourself in the intricate artwork of Joni Smith at this free exhibition.
A wonderful opportunity to experience the beautiful and intricate work of traditional Japanese string puppetry.
Come to a fun filled 80’s night at Barnham Broom!
Norwich Film Festival is back for a 7th year taking place from the 9th November to the 19th November and we are thrilled to bring you our most exciting and …
A sprinkling of Christmas is on the cards when the Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain makes a return visit to Norwich Theatre Royal on Sunday, November 19.
Enjoy the spectacular autumn colours in the woodland garden with its mature oak and beech trees, including the King Oak.
Born in Oman to an Irish father and Arabic mother, Sara spent the early part of her life travelling through the Middle East due to the nature of her fathers work.
Join one of our warden’s on a guided walk around the Holkham National Nature Reserve starting at Burnham Overy Staithe
The sustainability of our food supply is something that many of us take for granted. Yet climate change, ethical sourcing, food integrity and food-related …
After her children were born, she realised they are NOT like the ones you see in Boden catalogues, and seeing as it was quite tricky to find work that flexed enough.
Join best selling authors Elly Griffiths, Sarah Perry and Raphaella Barker and this year’s shortlisted winners for a delicious lunch.
With a range of speakers from a plethora of influences, there is something for everyone!
MEAT is a play that attempts to answer the question; why do we eat meat? Performance takes place at The Garage Norwich.
This popular event is back for its 6th year so break out the festive knitwear and get ready for a night of festive fun! Teams of 10 are welcomes or individual …
This colourful tale from the Arabian Nights is set in the Middle East: a place of mystery, enchantment and strange, mythical creatures.Large scale contemporary …
With Free Entry, 50+ stalls, delicious vegan food, free samples, face painting, the Norwich Vegans stall and more, we hope you will feel festive indeed
Charity ball hosted on Saturday 25th November 2017 in the magical marquee & Barford Suite, at Barnham Broom in Norwich.
Don’t miss the chance to be among the first to greet him this year as he arrives on his sleigh accompanied by his elves and other Wonderland friends.
The newest Farmers' Market in Norfolk is the Norwich Farmers' Market at Costessey....the inaugural market was on 14th September 2014Our events takes place on …
Norfolk Broads based photographer, Stephen Mole returns for his annual exhibition at Fairhaven Garden
Oysterband was born in the summer of 1977 when the sound of punk rock rang loud from the radio, disaffection became the order of the day and riots filled the …
The city’s first Christmas market of 2017 at The Forum!
Dragon Hall debates in Norwich, taking place at The Forum, in association with the University of East Anglia and Writers' Centre Norwich. Find out more.
Local Produce, Home Baking and CraftsEvery Tuesday Morning9.15 to 10.30Support local shopping and the local
Award-winning singer, writer and actress Hazel O'Connor has announced a thirteen-date UK tour for November and December 2017.Hazel O'Connor became an overnight …
We're back at The Forum, Norwich for our three-day Norwich Global Village Christmas Market!Thursday 30th NovemberFriday 1st DecemberSaturday 2nd DecemberThere …
A sparkling evening of song, perfect to get you into the festive spirit.
A weekend of beer and wine tastings, brewery tours and Christmas gift inspiration from local food and drink producers!
Art Fair East, one of the Eastern region's largest and liveliest contemporary visual arts events, is the kind of event rarely seen outside London.
Families, get creative and into the Christmas spirit! Join Holkham’s festive workshop and make some decorations to take away using a combination of natural materials.
We are delighted to have Britain's Best Rat Pack Tribute starring David Alacey as Frank Sinatra.
Once again, Christmas time is with us and the festive season starts for you in The Bear Shop for our Christmas Open Day!
Following the very successful events in previous years, Jarrolds are delighted to once again support Carols with the King at the Forum.
All of the below talks take place on Tuesdays at 12:30 until 13:00 in the Town Close Auditorium, booking is not required. 7 November Dutch Art in the Time of …
Translation technology has made very rapid advances in recent years, and we now expect our devices to provide us with serviceable translations at the touch of …
Nothing quite says ‘Christmas’ like putting a hand-made wreath on your front door.
Spooky Buffet Dinner with The Man in Black, with ghost stories!
Join us for a swing-tastic evening of music and social dancing at Open Norwich!
Families, get creative and into the Christmas spirit!
Listen to the Norwich Philharmonic Choir as they move around the store singing a festive mix of traditional and new carols.
Indulge in a fantastic pop-up of homeware and accessory designers! Perfect for Christmas!
The Ultimate Tribute Show to Motown. This act performs the most well-loved, chart topping songs from Motown
Remember the Barclays Christmas Carol concerts, then come along and join us for a Community Christmas Carol Concert.
Create a fabulous Christmas wreath to hang on your door using fresh foliage and natural materials from our woodland garden.
Enjoy a wonderful Christmas afternoon tea at the quaint Cupcakes & Bubbles.
Wooden Arms are a contemporary quintet from the UK who draw from Alternative, Classical, and Trip-Hop. Enthused with the rhythmic sensibilities of Portishead, …
Travel back in time in our beautiful Norfolk Suite Marquee and enjoy a mixture of well-known and contemporary style music, in a Skiffle/Bluegrass/American style
Sophistication Package at Sprowston Manor Marriott Hotel and Country Club
The Lady Elizabeth Wing will host a two-day Festive Food Fair with a delicious collection of Christmas food and drink from local and regional producers.
You can rely on the Cards for Good Causes team to provide a huge range of Christmas cards, wrapping paper, gift tags, advent calendars and Christmas novelties. …
Take a stroll through the illuminated winter woodland garden to meet the reindeer and visit Father Christmas.
Join one of Holkham’s Wardens on a guided walk around the Holkham National Nature Reserve, taking in seasonal highlights & points of interest. Dates are …
A magical opportunity to see the magnificent state rooms of Holkham Hall adorned with Christmas decorations and beautiful flickering candlelight.
Join a special Audience With Father Christmas as he stops off during his busy schedule at Holkham Hall.
We love Christmas at Barnham Broom and we know how to celebrate in style. Find out more.
Set in the magical surroundings of mechanical organs and fairground carousels, with a cast of 130 professional singers, dancers and musicians.
Each year Bure Valley railway welcomes its highly popular steam trains to Santa.
For the ultimate party night, get together with friends and colleagues at one of our 'Join In' Party Nights, ideal for groups of all sizes.
See Santa Claus here at Banham Zoo and enjoy some festive fun including Christmas crafts and face painting in the Activities & Education Centre.
See Santa Claus here at Africa Alive! and enjoy some festive fun including Christmas crafts and animal handling in the Discovery Centre.
Santa is coming to Dinosaur Adventure! Come and enjoy a festive family day out with the chance to meet Santa
Join Santa's Pixies and of course Santa on board the Vintage Broadsman for an hour of Family Festive Fun.
Come with Boards Tours to meet Santa and enjoy a magical time on the Norfolk Broads.
Enjoy a lovely Christmas Day Lunch at Sprowston Manor
Relax and enjoy the modern surroundings of Zest Cafe Bar & Grill, adjacent to the main hotel, with stunning views across the championship golf course.
Find out about the history of Fairhaven Garden on this wonderful guided tour
Enjoy a range of festive dining experiences at the wonderful Park Farm Hotel
Join us to see a tale as old as time: Little Red Riding Hood get the My First Panto treatment at The Garage, Norwich.
This playful retelling of Hans Christian Andersen’s poetic story at Norwich Puppet Theatre.
Enjoy a Festive walk around Norwich after the delights of Christmas.
This family friendly production features a live band, music, dance and drama giving the audience an immersive experience whilst enjoying a traditional story
Enjoy private festive parties in wonderful surroundings at Sprowston Manor
Enjoy a luxury Christmas party at the wonderful Fritton Arms.
Distillery Tours of St George's Distillery. Find out more.
Enter the New Year in style at the Park Farm Hotel
Celebrate and dance the last night of the year away with friends and family at our Hogmanay Gala Dinner in our beautiful Norfolk Suite Marquee.
Join the Rooftop Gardens for a night you won't forget!
Find out about the history of Fairhaven Garden on this guided tour, including the collection of plants introduced by the 2nd Lord Fairhaven
Enjoy a lovely stay at the picturesque Sprowston Manor
Enjoy a fabulous afternoon tea experience with all the festive magic and excitement. Running from 12:00 to 16:30 daily, the Assembly House's famous afternoon …
A 45-meters long, 4 meters high and 6 meters wide tunnel made from 50,000 pulsating LEDs in Norwich!
A new exhibition opens in 2017 featuring the nationally important collection of Rembrandt etchings
The Theatre Royal is one of the few theatres of its size in the UK to create and produce its own panto, unusually for panto, there is also a live six-piece …
He has chatted to around 2000 of the biggest names in culture, the arts and politics. And now Sir Michael Parkinson is set to share some of his biggest …
In October 2017, to mark the centenary of the Russian Revolution, the Sainsbury Centre
We’re revving our engines for a journey to the heart of fabulous. Hold on to your wig as Sound Ideas visits the outback aboard a pink bus!Get ready for the …
CAMRA acts as the champion for beer drinkers and pub-goers on issues ranging from protecting pubs from closing down, keeping the lid on the price of a pint and …
WOW is a global festival movement that celebrates women and girls, and looks at the obstacles that stop them from achieving their potential.
The Norfolk Bump, Baby and Toddler Show is Norfolk's longest running baby and parenting show, covering all aspects of those all important early years.
Experience the internationally renowned Norfolk & Norwich Festival - a highlight of the region’s cultural calendar. Book tickets here.
Thomas Adès conducts Beethoven’s ever-popular fifth symphony alongside the poignant fourth and Gerald Barry’s Piano Concerto.
Following a record-breaking UK and Ireland Tour, the smash hit blockbuster is back – and larger than life!
There were gorillas, there were dragons and now ‘Hare’ is the next sculpture coming to Norwich in 2018!
Visit the 13th century undercroft and dungeon, the police cells, Victorian Court room, the Tudor ‘Mayor’s Court Room and the Georgian Court room.
3x ANOTHER TIME comprises three life-sized cast iron sculptures selected from Gormley’s ongoing series Another Time (1999–2013), on UEA campus.