Published: 01/06/2019Festival season is upon us, so there's lots to celebrate from yoga and wellbeing, food and drink, the summer solstice and cycling.
Summer Solstice Yoga & Wellbeing Weekend
Celebrate the longest day of the year at The Fire Pit Camp with the ultimate yoga and wellbeing festival. Over the weekend there will be classes from international yoga teachers including Kundalini yoga, Bollywood dancing, a samba drum workshop, local food, music and weekend glamping! Find out more here.
Naked Farmer Cricket Day
After being diagnosed with terminal cancer and depression, local poultry farmer Patrick Joice (the Naked Farmer) is holding a Naked Farmer Cricket Day on 22nd June in order to raise awareness of mental health in agriculture and much needed funds to support the work of YANA. Find out more here.
South Norfolk on Show
This year celebrates the 10th South Norfolk on Show event. A wonderful free event for the whole family, on 30th June it will feature an exciting line up of street theatre, creative workshops, street food, children’s activities, the world’s first mobile poetry emporium, table tennis dancing and more. Find out more here.
First Light Festival
Also on the summer solstice weekend is the inaugural First Light Festival in Great Yarmouth. For one night only, camp under the stars on the wild beach campsite while exploring the all the music, food arts and entertainment this 24 hour festival has to offer. Find out more here.
The Great British Cycling Festival
The Great British Cycling Festival is coming to Norfolk this summer! Between 27th -30th June, there will be a full programme of events, ranging from family-friendly, closed-road events, to the pinnacle of British domestic road racing, which will see four new elite national champions crowned. Find out more here.
The Royal Norfolk Show
The Royal Norfolk Show is the UK’s largest two-day country show and this year will once again be packed with the very best of Norfolk! With 700 trade stands, over 3000 animals, a packed Grand Ring Programme and Norfolk’s biggest food and drink experience, there’s something for everyone. Find out more here.
Proudly Norfolk Food and Drink Festival
What a great way to celebrate Father’s Day! Taking around the Forum on 16th June there will be a great assortment of local food & drink producers promoting their fantastic products. Plus, watch the sheep show, catch chef demonstrations and decorate biscuits, all in aid of Nelson’s Journey. Find out more here.