Fairs, Carnivals and Festivals in Norfolk this Summer

Fairs, Carnivals and Festivals in Norfolk this Summer
Heacham Blogs

It's holiday season in Norfolk, and there is plenty of fun to be had for all the family. As the proud sponsors of the Heacham Carnival, which takes place on the 4th August, we've taken a look at some of the great fairs, carnivals and festivals taking place in Norfolk this summer.

Wells Carnival at Wells-next-the-Sea - 26th July - 3rd August


The Well Carnival takes place from 26th July to 3rd August in the beautiful seaside town of Wells-next-the-Sea. In a week-long series of fun family events, visitors can enjoy traditional carnival attractions such as the Carnival Day procession, fancy dress, a town crier competition and the crowning of the Carnival Royals.

Find out more about the Wells Carnival here.

Sheringham Carnival - 3rd August - 11th August


The Sheringham Carnival is a week-long celebration of traditional seaside fun. In packed-programme, there is much to enjoy for all the family, including Carnival Day on Wednesday 7th August, vintage tea parties, duck racing and a torchlight procession on the final day of the carnival.

Find out more about the Sheringham Carnival here.

Heacham Carnival - 4th August


The Heacham Carnival, proudly sponsored by Heacham Manor Hotel, takes place on Sunday 4th August. The carnival parade is scheduled to take place at 13:00, while there will plenty more family entertainment throughout the day, including a car boot sale, and a food and drinks tent!

Find out more about the Heacham Carnival here.

Cromer Carnival 17th - 23rd August


Cromer Carnival is another traditional seaside carnival, which takes place on 17th - 23rd August, with Carnival Day held on Wednesday the 21st. It's the 50th anniversary of the Cromer Carnival this year, so expect even more fun and festivities than ever, including the soapbox derby, a beer festival, fashion show, and The Great British Cromer Carnival Bake Off!

Find out more about the Cromer Carnival here.

North Norfolk Food and Drink Festival at Holkham Hall - 31st August - 1st September


A day to mark in the diary for food and drink lovers everywhere, the North Norfolk Food and Drink Festival at Holkham Hall is a celebration of the finest North Norfolk cuisine. The festival welcomes the very best food and drink producers in the region who will share the best produce grown, reared and manufactured in North Norfolk. Visitors to the festival with be able to buy and sample everything from tasty pork pies to locally brewed real ale!

Find out more about the North Norfolk Food and Drink Festival here.

To make the most out of the fairs, festivals and carnivals taking place across Norfolk this summer, book yourself into Heacham Manor, a luxury Elizabethan hotel on the North Norfolk coast. Check out our special offers on Summer Holiday Family Breaks here, call us 01485 536030 or email info@heacham-manor.co.uk.