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What's On in the Sheringham Area

Welcome to our What's On database for Sheringham and the surrounding area  for 2015.





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Viewing listings for May 2016 (13 results found)

01 May 2016

The renowned Cromer & Sheringham Brass Band will be performing a lunchtime concert at Muckleburgh Museum

Normal entry fee rates apply

Contact 01263 588210

Muckleburgh Website


lunchtime

Muckleburgh Collection

04 May 2016

Live music in Sheringham. - YHA, Cremers Drift

An open mic event for all musicians, poets and performing artists to come 8:30PM. 

A fantastic place to test out your talents in comfortable friendly surroundings or just listen and clap.

GRILLED is for all rockers who want to play it loud, emphasis on electric instruments and drum kits

CHILLED is for the acoustic folk, no drum kit plus great recorded music played by Future Radios Nigel Pearce. 

Entrance is free! 

at 8.30pm

Rock the Lobster Logo 2016

10 May 2016 to 31 May 2016

Join head gardener Graham for a tour of the wild garden to see the colour provided by the flowering rhododendrons and azaleas alongside specimen trees from right across the world. Discover how such a wide range of species came to be here, and which ones are flourishing this year.

01263 820550

Cost £5 

10 May 2016  14:00 - 15:30

17 May 2016         14:00 - 15:30

24 May 2016   14:00 - 15:30

31 May 2016         14:00 - 15:30  


2 - 3.30pm

Rhododendrons @ Sheringham Park NT

13 May 2016

North Norfolk Railway have recently added an event to their calendar.  Details to follow

Link to NNR events page 

North Norfolk Railway OH I DO LIKE TO BE BESIDE TH

14 May 2016
Sheringham Park is famous for its 'Wild Garden' which hits its peak in May. Tom Upcher, the last owner of the estate, would celebrate by throwing rhododendron champagne parties - a tradition which began in the 1950s

In partnership with the North Norfolk Stories festival the Park are hosting an evening rekindling the spirit of these 50s soirees.

Take a walk in the wild garden to enjoy the flowering rhododendrons, returning for live music and a picnic (Bring your own or order one in advance from us). A licensed bar will be available.
 
Booking essential
Call 0844 249 1895
Admission tickets are free but booking needs to be made as capacity is limited. 


6.30pm - 10pm

16 May 2016
In the Fishermen’s Heritage Centre The Hon. Charlotte Upcher will talk about her reasons for commissioning Sheringham’s first lifeboat, the Augusta, in 1838, as well as talking about her replacement -  the Henry Ramey Upcher -  and how the  lifeboats were launched, the fishermen who manned them and their rescues. Other costumed characters will be present in appropriate period costumes to enthrall visitors. 
 
In the Peter Coke Shell Gallery, an 18th C Sailor will be talking about sailor valentines which were designed to be brought home from a sailor's voyage at sea and given to the sailor's loved one or loved ones.There will also be  activities for children and adults, including making a large-scale “Sailor Valentine” with real shells and photocopies or pictures on card.

3pm - 5pm

19 May 2016

Live music in Sheringham - YHA, Cremers Drift.

An open mic event for all musicians, poets and performing artists to come 8:30PM. 

A fantastic place to test out your talents in comfortable friendly surroundings or just listen and clap.

GRILLED is for all rockers who want to play it loud, emphasis on electric instruments and drum kits

CHILLED is for the acoustic folk, no drum kit plus great recorded music played by Future Radios Nigel Pearce. 

Entrance is free! 


8.30pm

Rock the Lobster Logo 2016

21 May 2016 to 22 May 2016

Cromer & Sheringham Crab & Lobster Festival is for all the family to enjoy. 

The Crab and Lobster Festival (now in its 7th Year) is a weekend celebration hosted by two lovely coastal towns, Cromer and Sheringham. Historically great rivals, but now joining together as two of Norfolk's premier seaside destinations. The Festival raises money for local charities, and benefits the local economy by attracting more visitors to this wonderful part of the world.

Organised by a diverse group of busy volunteers who live and work in each town.

Whilst both towns have events over the whole weekend the predominance will be at

Cromer Sat 21st May 2016

Sheringham Sun 22nd May 2016 

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21 May 2016

Quality Handmade Crafts, Art & Photography Fair 'Local arts by Local people' at Oddfellows Hall (behind the Crown Pub) Sheringham

Exhibits open from 10am – 4pm. 

FREE Entry – Exhibitors include (but may vary as available): Driftwood sculptures, Gemstone Jewellery, Handmade Bags, Painted Norfolk Flint cottages, Cards, Knitted goods, Soft furnishings and Patchwork, Tatted Lace, Teapot bird houses, Novelty Gifts, Pottery, Hand painted Glass, Wooden Candle holders, Handmade glass items, Local artists and photographers, please come and have a look.


10am - 4pm

26 May 2016

The Sheringham and District Society hold a series of talks during the year, usually on the last Thursday of the month.  All are welcome. This month the talk is:

RNLI Stations - Mrs Crick - (Mrs Crick and her husband visited all the RNLI life stations as a celebration of their Golden Wedding

The talks – 10.15 for 10.30am - are held in the St. Joseph’s Hall, Cromer Road, Sheringham. There is a small charge for the talks of £3 per person which includes coffee/tea and delicious home- made cake. 


10.15am for a 10.30am start

29 May 2016 to 30 May 2016

The famous "Royal Train" episode of Dad's Army was filmed at Weybourne Station just over 42 years ago. Now Corporal Jones' much loved Butchers van brings the Walmington-on-Sea stars to life again.  Timescape will be entertaining one and all with songs of the era and the NAAFI will be open selling supplies

North Norfolk Railway 01263 820800

Visit website for information 

30 April 2016 to 02 May 2016

"Well, bust my buffers!" That well known cheeky engine will be paying a visit to the North Norfolk Railway once again in 2014! Why don't you come and join Thomas and other really useful engines for a day of family fun at our friendly railway? Thomas will be working hard whilst he's here, so be sure to come and show your appreciation for everyone's favourite engine!

Enq: 01263 820800 or Visit their website

Thomas The Tank Engine

31 May 2016 to 03 June 2016
A great Family day out ....Give school holiday boredom the boot with an action packed Family Adventure Day at Hilltop!
Activities onsite include: High Ropes, The Big Zipper, Super Swing, Climbing Wall, Archery & Tree Top Trial! 
NEW Activity.....The AIR JUMP - 1st of its kind in England. A thrilling, exciting and unique addition to the activities at Hilltop.
 
Booking Essential:  01263 824514
 
2016 Opening dates: 
 
May Half Term: Tuesday 31st May - Friday 3rd June 2016
Summer Holidays: Monday 25th July - Friday 2nd September 2016 

Hilltop Activity Centre

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