Norfolk Coast Events

Calendar of Norfolk Coast Events

For a great day out by the beach check out our guide to Norfolk coast events and seaside festivals taking place each year. Find out what’s on from food festivals to sailing and sporting events there is something for everyone.

Event dates for your diary.

Here is a selection of Norfolk Coast Events and highlights taking place throughout the year.

Cromer and Sheringham Crab & Lobster Festival

Type: Seafood festival

Annual family event on the North Norfolk coast, the Cromer and Sheringham Crab & Lobster Festival is a fun packed weekend of food, art, music & heritage by the sea.
Cromer and Sheringham Crab & Lobster Festival online

Folk on the Pier

Type: Music Festival
Where: Pavilion Theatre Cromer Pier

The Folk on the Pier annual event showcases the finest folk and folk-rock acts on the scene.
Visit the Folk on the Pier website

Sheringham Carnival

Type: Festival
Where: Throughout Sheringham

Full of Family entertainment Sheringham Carnival includes Battle of the Bands, the Street Races, the Sandcastle Competition, Beach Sports, the Duck race, Talent show,
Visit the Sheringham Carnival website

Cromer Carnival

Type: Festival
Where: Throughout Cromer

Cromer Carnival is a week-long celebration of family fun and entertainment culminating in a spectacular evening Carnival Parade
Visit the Cromer Carnival website

Hemsby Longshore Herring Festival

Type: Festival
Where: Hemsby Beach

The festival celebrates the fishing traditions and heritage of the area. Sample delicious local Hemsby herring on the beach, cooked the traditional way covered in rolled oats and beef dripping.

Wells Pirate Festival

Type: Festival
Where: Wells next the Sea

Wells Pirate Festival is a three day Pirate festival with fun events and activities for all the family in Wells next the Sea
Visit the Wells Pirate Festival website


Type: Arts
Where: Throughout Cromer

Cromer and Sheringham Art and Literary Festival (COAST Arts) a local festival showcasing painting, sculpture, dance, theatre, literature, film, poetry, music, photography, installations and workshops
Visit the COAST Arts website


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