Events for all the family in Norfolk and Suffolk on bank holiday Monday

Strumpshaw Steam Rally.
Picture: ANTONY KELLY

Strumpshaw Steam Rally. Picture: ANTONY KELLY - Credit: Archant

Though the weather won't be quite as warming on bank holiday Monday, there's still plenty to do around the region.

• Flower festivals will be held at St Mary's Church in Attleborough, from 10am to 6pm, Thurlton Church from 10am to 4pm, and St Mary's Church in Long Stratton from 10am to 4pm. The Long Stratton event will be wedding themed, and there will be wedding dresses to view as well.

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• An antiques and collectables fair will be held at Community Hall in Cromer, running from 8am to 3.30pm.

• An exhibition marking the centenary of the Second Battle of Gaza on April 19, 1917, will continue at the Belfy Centre for Music and Arts in Overstrand. It is open from 9am to 4pm.

• Falconry, dog shows, children's entertainment, Punch and Judy and craft stalls will be on offer at a country fair at Hoveton Hall Gardens in Hoveton, running from 10.30am to 7pm.


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• Money will be raised for St John Ambulance at an open garden event in Stony Lodge Gardens, Melton Constable. There is 14 acres of rhododendrons, azaleas, camelias and magnolias.

• Twenty gardens and 14 art studios will be open at the Dersingham open gardens and art trail, in St Nicholas Church Hall. Proceeds from the event will go to the village church and new village centre. It is open from 11am to 5pm.

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• A Norfolk artisan fair will be held at Kelling Heath Holiday Park, in Weybourne, where hand-made food, clothing, crafts and drinks will be on offer. Runs from 10am to 4pm.

• The village of Tivetshall will welcome people for its dog show and village fete, which runs from 11am to 4pm and includes craft stalls, games, pony rides, a barbecue and tombolas.

• Strumpshaw steam museum will hold a steam rally from 9am to 5pm.

• Happisburgh lighthouse will open its doors to the public for an open day. Those climbing the tower must be taller than one metre. On from 10.30am to 4pm.

• If you know of any other events being held on bank holiday Monday, please leave details in the comments below.

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