Norfolk events: May

The weather is glorious, there are still a number of Bank Holidays coming up and there couldn’t be a better time to live in Norfolk.

Here is a brief rundown of events taking place in Norfolk this May:

4th May
Baking at Byfords – Sweet and Savoury Muffins – Byfords, Holt
Learn to make the perfect muffins at Byfords.

8th May
Ragroof Tea Dance – Spiegeltent, Chapelfield Gardens
A tea dance as part of the Norfolk and Norwich Festival.

14th May
Norwich Farmers’ Market – Gentleman’s Walk Norwich

18th May
Comedy Store – The Forum
Featuring Mickey Hutton, Josh Howie, Mitch Benn, Nathan Caton.

19th May
An evening with Simon Armitage and Glyn Maxwell – Norwich Playhouse
Part of the Norfolk and Norwich Festival.

21st – 22nd May
Crab & Lobster Festival – Cromer and Sheringham
Come along and celebrate two fine coastal towns.

26th May
A Marvellous Cocktail Party – Farmer Browns, Norwich
An evening of 1930s glamour in Norwich.

26th – 29th May
Subaru Houghton International Horse Fair – Houghton Hall
A huge day in the equestrian calendar.

29th May
Wells Maltings Market – Wells next the Sea

Great Hockham Horn Fair – Great Hockham
A traditional fair dating back to 1272.

Throughout May
The MakePlace will be holding craft workshops throughout the month. Have a look at their site for dates and times.

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Hi, I'm Lucy. I've lived in Norfolk since 2001 and in that time I've grown to love this fine county. From the city of Norwich, to the countryside villages and sweeping coastline, there's so much to explore and hope to share my experiences with you here.

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