10 things to do in West Norfolk this weekend

Scenes from Stradsett Country Fair at Stradsett Hall. Picture: Matthew Usher.

Scenes from Stradsett Country Fair at Stradsett Hall. Picture: Matthew Usher. - Credit: Matthew Usher

From battling Boudicca to Molly dancing, here are 10 fun things to do in West Norfolk this weekend.

The Horrible Histories crew brings Best of Barmy Britain to King’s Lynn Corn Exchange. Picture: Subm

The Horrible Histories crew brings Best of Barmy Britain to Kings Lynn Corn Exchange. Picture: Submitted - Credit: Archant

Best of Barmy Britain - Corn Exchange, King's Lynn

Sunday, June 4, 2pm and 4pm, tickets £11.50 to £14.50

www.kingslynncornexchange.co.uk

Horrible Histories will be live on stage to bring the history of Britain to life. Learn the tales of Boudicca, King John and Henry VIII and more with this fun rendition of Britain's past.

Roy Orbison. Picture: Supplied

Roy Orbison. Picture: Supplied - Credit: Archant

The Roy Orbison Story - Corn Exchange, King's Lynn


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Saturday, June 3, 7.30pm, tickets £21.50

www.kingslynncornexchange.co.uk

Take a journey through some of Roy Orbison's biggest hits, from Pretty Woman to Only the Lonely, with Bruce Steele's tribute show.

Fakenham market day and town centre. Picture: Matthew Usher.

Fakenham market day and town centre. Picture: Matthew Usher. - Credit: Archant

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Farmers Market - Creake Abbey, Fakenham

Saturday, June 3, 9.30am - 1pm

www.creakeabbey.co.uk

More than 50 of the region's food and drink producers will be hosting the award-winning market at Creak Abbey, with a range of fresh local produce on offer.

Stradsett Hall. Picture: Ian Burt

Stradsett Hall. Picture: Ian Burt - Credit: Ian Burt

Stradsett Country and Craft Show - Stradsett Hall

Saturday, June 3 - Sunday, June 4, 10am - 5pm, tickets adults £8, concessions £7, children £3

www.stradsettshow.co.uk

There's something for everybody at the show. Hold a boa constrictor, watch Holly the Fire Queen ride a motorcycle through a wall of fire or simply unwind to some music and food prepared by celebrity chefs.

A dog show is one of the events at the Stradsett Country and Craft Show, at Stradsett Hall, near Kin

A dog show is one of the events at the Stradsett Country and Craft Show, at Stradsett Hall, near King's Lynn - Credit: Archant

Stradsett Festivals of Dogs - Stradsett Hall

Saturday, June 3, 9am - 5pm, tickets adults £8, concessions £7, children £3

www.stradsettshow.co.uk

A fun day out for your four-legged friends. With over 20 classes to take part in, including best rescue and cutest puppy, there's bound to be something you can sink your paws into.

Sandringham House. Picture: Ian Burt

Sandringham House. Picture: Ian Burt

Fun Dog Walk in aid of Guide Dogs for the Blind Association - Sandringham

Sunday, June 4, 11am - 1pm

www.sandringhamestate.co.uk

Walk one of two routes round the Country Park to raise money for charity Guide Dogs. Enter the name the guide dog mascot competition for £1.

A tractor ploughing a field on the Holkham Estate. Picture: Ian Burt

A tractor ploughing a field on the Holkham Estate. Picture: Ian Burt - Credit: Ian Burt

Field to Fork tractor trailer tour - Holkham

Saturday, June 3, and Sunday, June 4, tickets adult £4, child £2

www.holkham.co.uk

Hop on board the tractor trailer tour and find out where your food comes from. Visitors can try their hand at milling flour, test their food knowledge and dress up as a Holkham gamekeeper.

Walpole St Peter Flower Festival. Picture: Paul Tibbs

Walpole St Peter Flower Festival. Picture: Paul Tibbs

Flower Festival and Fayre - Walpole St Peter's Church

Saturday, June 3 - Wednesday, June 7, 9am - 5pm

www.walpolestpeterchurch.org

As well as a grand display of flowers, the 56th annual fair will include arts and crafts stalls, lunch in the parish hall, miniature railways rides and a birds of prey display.

The King's Lynn Male Voice Choir will be celebrating their diamond jubilee. Picture: Ian Swinburn

The King's Lynn Male Voice Choir will be celebrating their diamond jubilee. Picture: Ian Swinburn - Credit: Ian Swinburn

King's Lynn Male Voice Choir diamond jubilee concert - St Nicholas Chapel, King's Lynn

Saturday, June 3, 7.30pm, tickets adult £12, child £6

www.klmvc.org.uk

To mark their 60th anniversary, the King's Lynn Male Voice Choir will be joined by the Vauxhall Male Voice Choir, the St Edmundsbury Male Voice Choir and the RAF Marham Military Wives Choir to present a varied programme of contemporary and choral favourites.

Singer-songwriter Sarah Gillespie who will be playing at King's Lynn Town Hall. Picture: Submitted

Singer-songwriter Sarah Gillespie who will be playing at King's Lynn Town Hall. Picture: Submitted - Credit: Submitted

Sarah Gillespie - King's Lynn Town Hall

Saturday, June 3, 7.30pm, tickets: £25

To buy tickets contact Sharon Cleaver on 07546 742912 or visit www.facebook.com/sarahgillespiemusic

Folk singer and former Springwood student Sarah Gillespie will bring country music to King's Lynn with her Roundhouse Bounty tour. All proceeds will go towards the Teenage Cancer Trust in memory of Jessika Mea Prior, the daughter of school friend Sharon Cleaver.

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