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.
Click image to view our advent calendar, and open a new window every day up to Christmas day!
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.
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.
Another Treat for the Children!
The Christmas Starfish, by local author, Mark Towers, is a very enjoyable and fun Christmas story for little kids. Parents will enjoy reading it with little ones, and children of primary school age would enjoy reading. The story follows Mr. Starfish, who wishes to enjoy Christmas at the bottom of the sea. There are also some fun activities to do after you’ve read the book. His second and third books, Strawberry Scoreberries and I Wish It Were Raining are delightful picture books for little ones and parents to enjoy together.
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.
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