Here it is! Christmas in a nutshell. We hope this gives you a wide choice of events taking place in Norwich and further afield in the run up to Christmas 2019. We will also be updating the main Christmas page regularly as new events pop up, so be sure to check in again soon. Our full list with detailed descriptions is here: https://norwich.mumbler.co.uk/school-holidays/christmas/
Craft, Food and Gift Fairs
Christmas Festival at OPEN (featuring Santa, Reindeer and Elvis!). 1st December
Global Village Christmas market: 5th-7th December
Festive Fair at the Forum Thursday 21st-Sunday 24th November.
Holt Hall, 23rd-24th November
Ormiston Victory Academy, indoor Christmas market, 30th November
Norfolk Festive Food and Gift Show: 8th-10th November at the Showground
Norwich Vegan Christmas Festival: 22nd December
Pensthorpe Christmas market; free entry to market, reduced admission to park. 24th November.
The Norfolk Christmas Fayre at Norwich Cathedral: 6th and 7th December
Deepdale Christmas Market: 29th Nov-1st December
Christmas Tree Festival, St Peter Mancroft, Norwich. 4th-8th December. Raising money for charities.
Holkham Festive Food Fair: 14th-15th December
Fairhaven Christmas Market: 14th and 15th December
Crafts for Children
Norwich Puppet Theatre, performances and workshops. (dates vary)
Creation Station Christmas: Sat 16th Nov, Fri 22nd Nov, Sun 24th Nov, Fri 29th Nov, Sun 8th Dec,
Elf school at Wroxham Barns (also real North Pole reindeer) weekends from 30th Nov, then 19th-23rd December
Fairhaven Woodland and Water Garden; Saturday 14th December, Christmas market and crafts
Norwich Museums, The Lanes. ‘Twas the night before Christmas’. 30th Nov, 7th Dec, 14th, Dec, 20th and 21st Dec. Booking advised.
Africa Alive! Christmas crafts, animal handling and Santa. 7th-24th December
Roarr! Dinosaur Park. Activities, entertainment and Santa. 30th Nov-24th December
Norwich Historic Churches Trust, light up the dark nights by creating your own stained glass inspired candle holder. Sat 23rd Nov.
Sands: Fun family craft activity, making decorations for the Sands Christmas tree and to take home for your own tree. Sat 23rd Nov.
National Trust and other Halls
Christmas at Blickling: 30th November to 20th December