Thu 13 Dec 2018
There's still two weekends to go until Christmas, so why not skip the shopping madness and head to an ice rink, festive food fair or Santa's Grotto instead?
Holkham’s Festive Food Fair
Having become one of the region’s biggest Christmas foodie events, where better to get into the festive spirit? Every nook and cranny of Holkham Hall will be festooned with decorations and the fair will spill out onto the grounds. Sample local delights, watch chefs on the cookery stage and grab delicious gifts.Find out more here.
Meet Santa and his Reindeer at Fairhaven
Making a grand entrance on his ride-on lawnmower, Father Christmas will be paying a visit to Fairhaven Woodland and Water Garden this weekend. Take a walk through the illuminated winter garden to meet the jolly fellow in his woodland yurt, create Christmas crafts and browse the festive market.Find out more here.
Norwich Ice Rink
The ice rink is back and bigger than ever before! The Eastern Daily Press and Norwich Evening News ice rink will be up and running in Castle Mall Gardens from this Friday – the perfect way to kick off the holiday season if you haven’t already. It’s open until the 6th January so get your skates on and give it a go.Find out more here.
Norwich Vegan Christmas Fair
For those of you celebrating a plant-based Christmas (or anyone who loves their veggies!), this fair is a great opportunity to grab some festive vegan goodies and learn more about a plant-based lifestyle. From cakes and curries to skincare and live music, there’ll be something for everyone.Find out more here.
Santa comes to Norwich Aviation Museum
For this Saturday only, Santa Claus will be stopping by the City of Norwich Aviation Museum to give out gifts from his ‘Nimrod Grotto’ (he’s a busy man this weekend!). The museum’s Vulcan Bomber will be open for guided tours along with flight simulator sessions and a Christmas tombola.Find out more here.
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