In addition click on the website of some of the pubs or restaurants we’ve listed to find out what they have going on! If you do any of these during a stay, let us know what you thought, we can publish for future guests x
There is something for everyone in Norwich! If you are convinced already, book here!
All Year – Live Music in Norwich (Norwich Open, The Waterfront, UEA, The LCR, The Bicycle Shop, The Garage, Norwich Arts Centre & More) – Shaggy, The Psychedelic Furs, Jesus & Mary Chain, Belinda Carlisle, Gary Newman, Scouting for Girls, The Darkness, Shed Seven.
All Year – Norwich 12
Norman, Medieval, Georgian, Victorian and Modern Era’s.
All Year- Norwich Treasure Trails Themed, Self Guided Trails, lasting around one and a half hours, to get you outside and exploring Norwich. A variety of trials can be downloaded from the website, including Norwich Cathedral, Castle, Lanes and St John’s. Don’t forget to reward yourselves afterwards with a pint or glass of wine from one of the huge selection of Norwich pubs or bars! www.treasuretrails.co.uk/norfolk/things-to-do.html
All Year – Norwich Pub Tours we have been in contact with James to supply us with a flier or two for guests, we do plan to do a tour, the Tripadvisor reviews seem great, with even locals saying how informative and interesting the tours are!
Throughout The Year – Macarons and More Cookery School – Lessons in patisserie, baking and confectionery. Walking distance.
All Year – Grab a Bittern Line Rover Ticket & take off from Norwich Rail Station. £8 (£5 seniors) unlimited travel between Norwich, Norfolk Broads, Sheringham & Cromer. We would recommend 2 days, one for The Norfolk Broads and one to head off to the coast. Both are perfect during winter as well as summer for hiking, bird watching or simply heading off for lunch and not having to drive back! Sheringham & Cromer are lovely in winter for dramatic coastal walks.
Norwich and Norfolk Road Race Fixtures, something every month – 5km, 10km, Half and Marathon’s. Trowse, Catton, Eaton Park, Norwich, Wymondham and more… http://conac.org.uk/
All Year – Strumpshaw Fen RSPB – various events, boat trips, canoe trails.
October 17 to May 2018 – Norwich Frostbite Sailing Club Thorpe St Andrew (3 minutes by car, or a 20 minute brisk walk) Sailing takes place every Sunday morning between October and May with class and allcomers racing. Visitors are always welcome to sail or watch and if you do not have a boat of your own then there are plenty of opportunities to crew for another Club member. There is an excellent, comfortable, (and warm !) Clubhouse, overlooking the river.
15 April 2018 – City of Norwich Half Marathon.
All Year– Open Norwich do look at their website, the events planned all year are diverse and there are many! Live music, dance shows, exhibitions.
All Year – The Plantation Garden Sunday Teas, Open Air Cinema, Music, Fireworks & a stunning Grade 11 listed English Heritage Garden tucked away next to Norwich’s Roman Catholic Cathedral. See website.
27 & 28 June 2018 – Royal Norfolk Show – Norfolk Showground
July 2018 – Lord Mayors 5Km – Norwich (date tbc)
6- 8 July 2018 –Lord Mayor’s Celebration – Days of celebrations including a street procession, entertainers, fireworks, outdoor stages with music, dance and theatre, funfair, craft and food market, street fayre, art trails, cycle, road and duck races – and lots more. The city’s biggest community celebration set in the heart of the streets of Norwich.
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5 August 2018 – Run Norwich
26 August 2018 – Grand Norwich Duck Race. Adjacent Ribs of Beef Pub.
10 September 2018 – Battle of Britain Week, City Hall Memorial.
October 2018 – Oktoberfest – Open Norwich (Dates tbc)
November 2018 – Norwich Film Festival.
22 November 2018 – Norwich Christmas Lights Switch On.
Mid Dec 2018 to first week January 2019 Norwich Christmas Ice Rink – Castle Mall Gardens
You will not find us anywhere that charges guests a ‘service fee’ to book, all our prices are the same, where ever you find us!
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