June Events in Norfolk

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June is a lovely time to be in Norfolk. The weather is usually pleasant and the summer crowds haven’t quite arrived. There are also plenty of events to keep you entertained.

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June 2022 Norfolk Events

If you are looking for things to do in Norfolk in June, you have come to the right place. Here you will find events happening in June 2022 in Norfolk. It includes some events that are family-friendly and/or free.

This year, we have a four-day bank holiday weekend to celebrate Queen Elizabeth II’s Platinum Jubliee. We have a list of all the Platinum Jubilee events in Norfolk here.

Remember there can always be last minute changes, so it’s always a good idea to double-check the details with the organization hosting the event.

Please also make sure you follow all COVID guidelines. You should take a lateral flow test before meeting up with others and stay home if its positive or you have symptoms.

Pablo Picasso: The Legacy of Youth

When: 13 March – 17 July

Pablo Picasso: The Legacy of Youth looks at the early artistic development of Pablo Picasso, from his teenage years to his thirties (1896 – 1914). With over 20 works by Picasso including rarely seen paintings and drawings along with more familiar works, the exhibition at the Sainsbury Centre follows Picasso’s progress, from his childhood in Malaga to his rise in Paris.

Read our review of the Pablo Picasso exhibition here.

Funderworld at Norfolk Showground

When: 13 May – 5 June

The UK’s largest mobile Theme Park comes to Norfolk. You pay once and get up to 4 hours of unlimited riding. It’s suitable for all ages with over 25 rides and attractions. They have a food court with a huge selection too.

Get more information here.

Spindrift by curious directive

When: 19, 20, 21, 26, 27, 28 May & 2, 3, 4 June

For just £20 you can enjoy a play, pizza, and a pint at the Botanical Garden Bar (49 Elm Hill). This is not just any play though it is put together by curious directive who have won awards for their theatre inspired by science.

Get more information and book tickets here.

Bitesize Feast in the Park

When: 28 May – 5 June

Sample fare from some of Norfolk’s favourite food vendors at Holkham Park.

Get the details on which vendos will be on site each day here.

Great Yarmouth Beer and Cider Festival

When: 1 – 5 June

After a two-year hiatus the Beer and Cider Festival is back at the Drill House on York Road in Great Yarmouth. There will be a new range of beers and ciders from breweries across the region including casks from Lacons along with a special international selection!

The festival will have live entertainment included in the entry fee which is only £3.

Get more informaton here.

The Gin & Rum Festival – Norwich

When: 3 – 4 June

The largest Gin & Rum Festival tour in the UK is coming to Norwich! It’s a big party where you can learn about Gin and Rum and discover new favourites.

Try 120 of the best Gins and Rums from around the world along with 20 authentic Tequilas (new for 2022). There will able be a DJ and live entertainment.

Get more information and purchase tickets here.

The Killers at Carrow Road

When: 9 June

The Killer’s Carrow Road appearance originally scheduled for 2020 will finally take place this year. It will be part of the band’s biggest tour yet.

Get more information here.

Mixed Traction Gala at North Norfolk Railway

When: 10 -12 June

The historic North Norfolk Railway in Sheringham will have an 11-engine line-up featuring a variety of steam and diesel locomotives, multiple units and shunters for their Mixed Traction Gala. You can purchase a rover ticket for unlimited travel so you can hop on and off all day.

Get more details here.

World Swallowtail Day at Hickling Broad

When: 12 June

Celebrate one of Norfolk’s rarest and most iconic species of butterflies with free entry to Hickling Broad Reserve. There will be butterfly activities and crafts. You can also book tickets for a boat trip or guided walk.

Get boat trips tickets here.

Book guided walk here.

Elton John at Carrow Road

When: 15 June

Elton John will kick off the UK leg of his Farewell Yellow Brick Road – The Final Tour at the home of Norwich City Football Club, Carrow Road.

Get more details here.

Laugh in the Park

When: 15 – 17 June

Chapelfield Gardens in Norwich will be transformed into a unique comedy club. For three evenings, you can see top comedians perform under a big top tent.

Get more details and purchase tickets here.

Superheroes Family Weekender

When: 18 – 19 June

Head to Stradsette Estate near Downham Market for a weekend of family fun. There will be a meet & greet with characters, inflatables, face painting, food court, funfair and entertainment all day.

You will need to get a ticket to attend and there are discounts for buying early.

Get all the details here.

KISSTORY at Chapelfield Gardens

When: 18 – 19 June

Due to high demand a second day has been added so that you won’t miss the very best Old Skool and Anthems from your favourite KISSTORY DJs hosted by Kofi B. DJs include Justin Wilkes, Oxide & Neutrino, Scott Garcia, Shortee Blitz, Ellie Prohan, Matchstick, DJ Pioneer, Kaylee Golding, DJ Luck & MC Neat, Dixon Brothers and Danny Blaze.

Get more information and buy tickets here.

North Norfolk Triathlon

When: 19 June

Athletes from around the UK head to Wells-Next-The-Sea to compete in a challenging Olympic distance event that includes a swim in the quay followed by a bike race and a 10km run. Grab a spot in the quayside to catch the action.

Get the details about the race here.

The Ibiza Orchestra Experience at Earlham Park

When: 24 June

The Ibiza Orchestra Experience features a full live 26-piece orchestra, guest vocalists, world class DJs, and more. You will be able to enjoy three decades of iconic White Isle classics along with state of the art sound, light, and lasers.

Get tickets and information here.

Morley Beer Festival and Family Fun Day

When: 24 – 25 June

Enjoy a variety of live music, circus shows, family fun, inflatables, a paint fight, street food, real ale, cider, cocktails, and more. This event will sell out!

Get more information and purchase tickets here. All profits go to Norfolk charities.

North Norfolk Railway Beer & Cider Festival

When: 24 – 26 June

There will be scores of local ales and ciders for you to try either aboard one of the historic carriages or on the platform at the Sheringham Station. If ales and ciders are not your thing, they will also have a selection of wines, spirits and soft drinks.

In addition to the beverages there will be DJ sets throughout the day courtesy of returning favourite Drivetime Music. On Friday evening, there will be live music from the Sheringham Shantymen and The Hillbilly Goats Gruff.

Get all the details here.

Dinos at Night

When: 25 June

Head to Roarr Dinosaur Adventure where you can enjoy an evening of games, street food, and live music plus all their usual Jurassic-themed attractions from 18:00 – 22:00.

Get more information here.

Wymondham Food & Drink Festival 2022

When: 26 June

Be a part of Wymondham’s first Food and Drinks Festival which will take place in Market Place and surrounding streets. Experience local culinary delights and entertainment whilst supporting independent traders.

Get more information here.

Royal Norfolk Show

When: 29-30 June

It’s the largest two-day agricultural show in the country. It’s held at Norfolk Showground and will have 700 trade stands, over 3000 animals, a packed Grand Ring Programme, Norfolk’s biggest food and drink experience, and more.

Get details here.

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