There's masses going on year-round in Norfolk
Here are some of the many events that would make a perfect excuse for a short break, or a longer holiday at Searles Leisure Resort.
1ST MAY - 29TH SEPTEMBER 2019
Houghton Hall is collaborating with the Henry Moore Foundation to bring you, HENRY MOORE AT HOUGHTON HALL: NATURE AND INSPIRATION. Marvel at the artist first significant showing in Norfolk, while also taking in the beautifully landscaped grounds.
1ST APRIL - 31ST OCTOBER 2019
For 2019, Holkham Hall is offering the unique opportunity to delve behind the scenes to areas usually closed to the public. Immerse yourself in the history of this grand stately home with your knowledgeable tour guide, as you learn about the secrets of the hall.
23rd - 26th May 2019
The prestigious Houghton Horse Trials feature exhilarating sporting action.
Children's entertainment includes Circus Workshops, Bouncy Castles and fun and games alongside over 70 exhibitors, plus fantastic Arena Competitions.
Well-behaved dogs are also welcome.
Open Daily from 8am.
27th-30th June 2019
Norfolk will play host to the championships as part of the wider Great British Cycling Festival – a weekend-long celebration of cycling at all levels which will see families and amateur cyclists able to get involved in a series of rides and activities.
26th & 27th June 2019
Visit the famous Royal Norfolk Show and see the range of displays, shops and livestock on display.
A fabulous, fun-filled day out for the whole family!
Daily from 8am to 6pm.
29th & 30th June 2019
Hunstanton Carnival on The Green featuring entertainment, stalls, bouncy castle, fun & games and the carnival parade. Saturday - Music on the Green followed by fireworks in the evening. Sunday - Carnival, parade and more.
20th July 2019
Yes, you read that right! The infamous Snail Racing Championship returns to Congham for an action-packed day of snail racing and fun and games!
Over 200 snails slug it out to be crowned World Champion.
24th July 2019
The popular flower show returns to Sandringham for its 138th year! Trade stands, professional garden displays and a variety of arena events.
18th August 2019
Featuring classic cars, kite flying, arena events, craft fair, food stalls, dog show, pony rides, funfair and children's activities!
11am - 5pm
31st August - 1st September 2019
Showcasing the best of food and drink from the area, the North Norfolk Food and Drink Festival returns to Holkham Halls Picturesque Walled Garden.
With a bounty of concessions, cookery theatre, and children’s entertainment there is plenty for all the family to sink their teeth into.
Free entry, car parking payable to Holkham Hall
22nd September 2019
A firm favourite throwback event, the Soapbox Derby returns to Hunstanton. Watch home-built go-karts compete to see who can make it round the track the fastest.
24th - 27th October 2019
Enjoy spooky family fun with a murder mystery, pumpkin carving, crafts and more at Holkham Hall this October.
28th October - 8th November 2019
Norfolk Restaurant Week makes its triumphant return celebrating the best of Norfolk food. Sample the best of Norfolk's restaurant scene at incredibly tempting prices.
30th November 2019
See Santa Claus arrive to Well-Next-The-Sea by boat, followed by festive fun and entertainment in the town.