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Special Events Shows & Festivals

Stay at The Palm Court and explore Great Yarmouth and the wonderful surrounding area.
You can guarantee a hive of activity all year round with hundreds of events, shows and festivals at your fingertips.

Visit for your all-encompassing guide to what’s on during the summer months.

Some of our highlights include


American and Classic Car Display

Join East Coast Pirates Car Club to enjoy the sights of some of the finest classic cars. Anchor Plaza, Marine Parade, Great Yarmouth

More information: 01493 440539.

Various dates throughout March.

Greyhound Racing at Yarmouth Stadium

More information: 01493 720343.

Monday, Thursday and Saturdays during March.

Circus of Horrors 25th Anniversary Tour

A celebration of the magnificent show with spellbinding acts set to rock and roll music.

More information, 01493 844172.

Friday and Saturday, 5th and 6th March, from 8pm.

Leather and Lace, The Rock Anthems and Power Ballads Show at St George’s Theatre in Great Yarmouth

Seven musicians and singers with decades of touring and recording experience. Live entertainment featuring some of the best loved tracks.

More information, 01493 331484.

Friday, 6th March, from 7.30pm.

Stage Door Showcase at Gorleston Pavilion

Stage Door Youth Theatre perform a variety showcase.

More information, 01493 662832.

Saturday, 7th March, from 7.30pm.

Murder on Cue at Gorleston Pavilion

Performed by The Pavilion Players.

More information, 01493 662832.

Friday, 13th March at 7.30pm and Saturday, 14th March at 2pm and 7.30pm.

The Merry Wives of Windsor at St George’s Theatre

More information, 01493 331484.

Saturday, 15th March, from 7.30pm.

Stock Car Racing at Yarmouth Stadium

Experience the thrill of motor racing at the stadium in conjunction with Spedeworth International Motor Racing.

More information, 01493 720343.

Sunday, 15th March, from 5pm.

Bluebirds Handmade Market at Royal Assembly Rooms

Performed by Cantors Theatre School.

More information, 01493 662832.

Friday and Saturday, 20th and 21st March, 7pm and Sunday, 22nd March, 1pm and 7pm.

Shantymen at St George’s Theatre

A celebration of 30 years of the Sheringham Shantymen.

More information, 01493 331484.

Saturday, 21st March, 7.30pm.

Dates for the Diary

Great Yarmouth Wheels Festival

Saturday and Sunday, 4th and 5th July.

Hemsby Fireworks

Sunday, 24th May at 10pm for Whitsun, continuing on Tuesday, 28th July, and each Tuesday for six weeks.

Great Yarmouth Fireworks

Wednesday, 22nd July, 10pm, and each Wednesday for seven weeks. Seafront attractions open late.

Festival of Bowls 2020

Sunday, 30th August to Friday, 25th September, on Britannia Bowling Greens, organised by the Great Yarmouth Bowls Club.

Great Yarmouth Maritime Festival

Saturday and Sunday, 12th and 13th September.

Eastern Festival of Racing

Great Yarmouth Racecourse, Tuesday 15th to Thursday, 17th September.

The Out There Festival

Saturday and Sunday, 19th and 20th September.

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