Fri 31 Aug 2018
We may not need an excuse to make the most of the good weather this weekend, but there's some great festivals happening to make sure you have a fantastic time doing so!
North Norfolk Food Festival
Enter the Walled Garden at Holkham Hall for this year’s North Norfolk Food and Drink Festival which celebrates local produce. Featuring an ever-growing team of local food and drink producers who grow, rear, produce, supply and sell food in Norfolk, this is the perfect opportunity to stock up and fill up on meat, vegetables, cakes, artisan beer, bread, tarts, juices, chocolates and much more.Find out more here.
It’s not too late to bag yourself a ticket to the biggest Sundown Festival yet. With a huge line up of live music and DJs, there’s plenty on the programme to keep you moving all weekend long. Either camp all weekend or just head there for a day to catch artists such as Chase & Status, Shawn Mendes, Clean Bandit, Zara Larsson, Bugzy Malone and Sigma.Find out more here.
Norwich Thai Festival
If you’ve ever visited Thailand, you’ll know it’s a country bursting with excitement, smiles and amazing food. Get a flavour of this incredible country and its culture this weekend at the Norwich Thai Festival. Experience the spirit of Thailand through cooking demonstrations, food stalls, Muay Thai boxing demonstrations, crafts, traditional costumes, music, dancing and an eating competition!Find out more here.
For all those architecture buffs out there, be sure to catch the final weekend of this exhibition which marks the 40th anniversary of the opening of the Sainsbury Centre for Visual Arts. Superstructures: The New Architecture 1960-1990 tells the story of architecture’s fascination with new technology, pioneering techniques and innovative engineering through models, film, drawings and much more.Find out more here.
The Mini has held a special place in British popular culture ever since its creation. While modern versions of this icon fill the roads, it’s always a joy to see an ‘old school mini’ tackling the traffic. If you’re a fan, head to King’s Lynn’s Tuesday Market place to see over 200 minis old and new gathered for a rally, complete with aware for judge’s choice and people’s favourite.Find out more here.
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