11 Norfolk Christmas events in November

PUBLISHED: 10:31 31 October 2016 | UPDATED: 16:24 17 November 2016

Get into the festive spirit at the Christmas Market in Great Yarmouth Minister

Get into the festive spirit at the Christmas Market in Great Yarmouth Minister


Get out your Christmas list and start ticking off gifts, with Judith Palmer’s round-up of November events to get you into the festive spirit

Step back in time at Blicking Hall and enjoy the magic of Christmas in the 1930'sStep back in time at Blicking Hall and enjoy the magic of Christmas in the 1930's

6th November

Charity Christmas

Spread a little love when you visit GreenAcres Colney, located just outside Norwich on the Watton Road, which is holding a Christmas Charities Fair this month, selling gifts, crafts and cards. Open from 10am to 2.30pm, guests are also welcome to wander in the woodland with self-guided maps available.


Winter sunshine on Oxborough HallWinter sunshine on Oxborough Hall

9th, 16th, 23rd and 30th November

Beat the Christmas rush

Enjoy a two course roast lunch with tea and coffee, for £14.95, followed by a walk and visit to the gift shop selling lovely Christmas presents, at the National Trust’s Oxborough Hall, Oxburgh, near Swaffham.

Get into the festive spirit at the Christmas Market in Great Yarmouth MinisterGet into the festive spirit at the Christmas Market in Great Yarmouth Minister

Booking is essential on 01366 328243

18th -20th November

A royal Christmas

Chapterhouse Theatre Company are perforning A Christmas Carol at The Carngie in Thetford this monthChapterhouse Theatre Company are perforning A Christmas Carol at The Carngie in Thetford this month

For a right royal treat head to the Sandringham Christmas Craft Show to browse the charming stalls, watch the many demonstrations and meet craftsmen at work as they personalise that perfect gift.

Adults £7, over-65s £6.50, children £2.


24th November

Bah Humbug

Avoid feeling like Scrooge this winter with a visit to see Chapterhouse Theatre Company’s magical production of Dickens’ most famous festive story, A Christmas Carol at The Carnegie Room, Thetford.

Tickets and information from Leaping Hare, on 01842 751975 and 07802 701911.


25th-27th November

Blickling Hall

Start your festivities with a trip to beautiful Blickling Hall and its 1930s Christmas with an art nouveau theme. Wander through the decorated house, enjoy festive entertainment, cooking in the kitchen and costumed interpretation, then explore the garden lit up before you embark on some early Christmas shopping. Normal admission applies, no booking required.


25th-27th November

A great time

The annual festive craft and gift market takes over the Market Place and Great Yarmouth Minster this November. Get into the Christmas spirit and be inspired to find the perfect gifts for your loved ones.


25th-27th November

Visit the hall

Christmas shopping event at Hautbois Hall, Little Hautbois, near Lammas, NR12 7JR, decorations for the home and lovely gifts for the family. Opens 10am, until 8pm (Fri), 5pm (Sat), 4pm (Sun).

26th-27th November

Festive shopping

The Fabulous Festive Fair returns to The Assembly House, Norwich. With a huge real Christmas tree in the courtyard, this elegant central venue is perfect for a spot of Christmas shopping. There will be an array of stalls, from festive decorations and foods to pottery, jewellery, woodcraft, glassware, textiles, wooden toys, plants and more, plus live carols from The Pavilion Brass Band.

All welcome, entry free; assemblyhousenorwich.co.uk

26th-27th November

Holt for Christmas

Located just outside the historic town that bears its name, Holt Hall is a lovely venue for this Christmas Fair. Sixty stalls will occupy all of the ground floor and stables, showcasing local food and drink, clothing, crafts and all things festive, as well as a 10-foot tree and log fire to greet visitors.

Parking is free. Entry is by ticket only - £2.75, children under five free - from www.facebook.com/LomaxBrettEvents, or find Holt Hall Christmas Fair on Facebook and follow the links.

26th-27th November

Find out why

Discover the meaning of some of our Christmas customs and traditions at a display, with craft stalls and refreshments.

Weybread Hall Farm Barn, Church Road, Weybread, near Diss, from 10am to 4pm.

26th-30th November

Cromer Pier

The Christmas Show is one of the top “must see” family festive shows in Norfolk, with laugh-out-loud comedy and amazing dance routines. Tickets start from £10.


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