Norfolk Day Shop 2018

Days Out

The Royal Norfolk Show is just days away and yet again aiming to bring together the best that the county has to offer. This year the show has an even bigger programme of family fun, with a host of events, entertainment and activities to indulge everyone from under-fives to granny and granddad. Here’s what to expect:

From music into the night to rural arts and crafts, fashion shows, art exhibitions and demonstrations, the Royal Norfolk Show offers a host of arts and culture treats. Simon Parkin highlights what to do and where to head to get cultural at the show.

A coastal village will showcase its strong community bond at a free family fun day.

Young revellers now how the chance to show off their moves at an all-ages rave at Chapelfield Gardens.

Langley Schools’ executive head chef Joe Campen will be at the Royal Norfolk Show, focusing on nutrition and wellbeing. Here he shares his love of the ‘rainbow foods’ that have pupils coming back for more at meal times.

The Royal Norfolk Show next week will mark the important role that the UK’s armed forces play, both today and in the past, in keeping our country safe.

Here are some important housekeeping notes for all showgoers to make your experience even better….

The Royal Norfolk Show is the county’s great social get-together: a chance to catch up with old friends and acquaintances over a cuppa or a pint. At the EDP, we feel just the same. For us, the show is a chance to meet our readers, hear their views and thank them for supporting us over the year.

What must visitors see at the Royal Norfolk Show this year? Try show director Mark Nicholas’s top picks for 2018.

Don’t forget to book now for the best ticket price.

Discover who is at the controls of the Red Arrows when they fly today.

The day all of our #HaresRock treasure hunters have been waiting for is finally upon us.

A Red Arrows simulator is one of the extra attractions along the Golden Mile set up specially for the air show, along with an array of food, drink, craft, gift and charity outlets.

Aircraft will be buzzing over Great Yarmouth seafront at its first ever show this weekend- but the shoreline has seen aerial action in the past - when it was a vital First World War military base repelling enemy airships, navy vessels and submarines.

After years of preparation the GoGoHares have finally been released to the public at the official Riverside launch.

This year’s Royal Norfolk Show stages Norfolk Remembers, a unique commemorative event to mark the centenary of 1918, the year the guns of the First World War finally fell silent.

CATFEST will see four pubs across the city collaborating to host over 120 different beers.

Scores of events have now been organised to celebrate the first ever Norfolk Day this summer.

Street dance sensation Diversity will bring their circus-themed UK tour to Norwich this October.

One of the greatest aerial spectacles of the modern world, the smoke-trailing Red Arrows’ high speed precision flying has made them stars around the globe.

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