March & April Events

Thursday 14th March 2019 – Afternoon tea at Holkham

Enjoy afternoon tea in true Holkham style. Spend an indulgent afternoon at Holkham enjoying finely cut sandwiches, mouthwatering salmon cones, delicate filled baby brioche, scrumptious scones, delicious tray bakes, and a choice of loose leaf teas. £19.95 per person and parking is included. A vegetarian afternoon tea is available.

Saturday 16th March 2019 – Wedding open mornings at Holkham

Monthly wedding open mornings give you the opportunity to explore the Lady Elizabeth Wing and the Hall. You will meet the experienced team and you can walk around the venue at your own leisure where tea, coffee and bubbles will be served. Open mornings are open from 9:00am - 12 noon.

Sunday 17th March 2019 – Wildlife Walk with Women at NWT Cley Marshes

On 17th March 2019 at 10:30, join one of the friendly guided walks for women, led by one of Norfolk Wildlife Trust's fantastic female reserve guides. In this relaxed event you will discover the incredible birdlife found at Cley on the Norfolk coast. Tickets cost £3.50 for NWT members and £5.00 for non members. Booking is essential.

Friday 29th March until Sunday 31st March 2019 – Deepdale Spring Market 2019 at Dalegate Market

This March, head to Burnham Deepdale for the annual Deepdale Spring Market. At the unmissable Deepdale Spring Market, Dalegate Market will host over 50 Norfolk artisans and producers in two large marquees, as well as Pop Up Shops and many outside stalls. The delightful shops and Deepdale Cafe will be open throughout the weekend. Entry is free and parking is free in the Dalegate Lane field. The Deepdale Spring Market is open from 10:00 - 17:00 each day.

Sunday 31st March 2019 – Mother’s Day Special Trip along the Broads

This Mother's Day, why not treat your special lady to a trip out on the iconic Norfolk Broads? At the beginning of your relaxing trip, you will be welcomed on board by the Broads Skipper and Crew who will look after you the entire time. During the trip, your experienced and knowledgeable Skipper will give a full live commentary, discussing the history of the Broads and pointing out the fantastic wildlife. Enjoy a complimentary glass of wine for all the mum’s on board! Tours start at 11:30 and 14:00, both lasting for 1.5 hours. Tickets cost £9.50 per adult, £6.00 per child and under 5’s go free.

Saturday 6th April until Monday 22nd April 2019 – Easter Eggstravaganza at Pensthorpe Natural Park

This Easter, visit Pensthorpe Natural Park for egg-citing Easter activities and an Easter egg treasure hunt around the reserve. Daily activities include a special Hootz & Friends Discovery Trail, Sculpture Trail, Red Squirrel talk, nest box talk and bird feed and talk. Also... ONE very special golden egg will be hidden around the reserve each day and in order to find, you will need to work together as a family.

Friday 12th April 2019 – Read and Paint at Doodle Pots, Holt

This Easter, why not read a few of the wonderful poetic stories from Escapades in Holt  and meet Olly the Owl. Paint your very own pottery owl, inspired by the exciting stories in the book. Doodle Pots will fire and glaze your owl, ready for collection later in the Easter holidays. Suitable for children 5+. Booking essential. 10:00am - 11:30am.

Tuesday 16th April 2019 – Meet real owls at Owl Tea Rooms, Holt

This Easter, visit Owl Team Rooms between 10:00am and 12:30pm and meet six real feathered friends! Get up close and learn about these beautiful, amazing owls, their characters and their habitat. Suitable for children and visitors of all ages. Owl Tea Rooms are also selling some fantastic Owl cookies, available for sale during your visit and over the Easter holidays.

Tuesday 16th April 2019 – Stories and Crafts at Holt Library

This Easter, head to Holt Library from 10:30am to 11:30am for some fun, Owl themed stories and crafts, suitable for children 4+. Booking is essential.