Christmas in Norfolk – Festive fun things to see & do

There is always loads to do in Norfolk all year round, and the festive season is no exception.

Whether you’re looking for somewhere for family fun (perhaps take the little ones to visit Saint Nick) or you are arranging the office festivities and want somewhere for the office Xmas meal we hope you’ll find our special Christmas section useful.  You may also want to check out our Christmas articles, including reviews of Christmas Shows at venues across Norfolk.

Here’s a snapshot of some of the best things to do and where to go to have a very merry time. Click “View all” on any section to view even more from the selected section.

Countdown to Christmas!

If you’re wondering how many days, hours, minutes and seconds until the big day then take a look at our countdown until the big day.

Advent Calendar

Click image to view our advent calendar, and open a new window every day up to Christmas day!

Advent calendar link

Christmas Events in Norfolk

There are loads of great seasonal events at various venues across Norfolk. Spectacular shows, lights-on events, festive tours, carol concerts, Pantos… You will find them all here!

Christmas Party Venues

If you’re looking for somewhere for the office party or somewhere for a kids’ or a family Xmas party check out these places! Whether it’s a Christmas meal or a “party party” these venues are a great place to start looking.




The Grove Cromer

Barnham Broom Hotel

Where to Visit Santa Claus

Finding somewhere to visit Father Christmas can be a bit of a chore. We’ve selected all the places on NorfolkPlaces where you can take the kids to visit the man in red.





Museum of East Anglian Life

Banham Zoo

Another Treat for the Children!

The Christmas Starfish
Mr. Starfish and the Mystery Skull
Strawberry Scoreberries
I Wish It Were Raining

More Christmas Gift Ideas

Struggling for ideas for what to get someone for Christmas? Gift Vouchers for Norfolk’s local businesses are the perfect gift, and with such variety you’ll be able to find the right one for a family member, friend or colleague.


Glamp and Tipple – Award Winning Norfolk Glamping




Wildcraft Brewery

The Grove Cromer

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