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Find out what's on in the East of England

East Anglia events have something for everyone - from carnivals, air displays and arts festivals to historical re-enactments, craft fairs, agricultural shows, and workshops and courses all held in the region throughout the year.

If you're a foody, we've plenty to get your teeth stuck into including food events and farmers markets and festivals in East Anglia. East Anglia is also home to a range of large scale festivals, not least the Maritime Festival in Great Yarmouth and Latitude Music Festival in Suffolk.


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Kings Lynn Festival 15-28 July

King's Lynn Festival, now in its 67th year, continues to provide high quality performances of classical music, recitals, choral and jazz plus talks, exhibitions and films. Find out more

Royal Norfolk Show 27 and 28 June

The Royal Norfolk Show is the UK’s largest two-day country show! Come and enjoy the very best of Norfolk! With 700 trade stands, over 3000 animals, a packed Grand Ring Programme, Norfolk’s biggest food and drink experience and hundreds of attractions there’s something for everyone. Find out more

Felixstowe Book Festival 27 to 1 July

With a fantastic range of events on offer, festival goers will be inspired by favourite authors at this year’s Felixstowe Book Festival, but with events selling fast, and several already sold out, dont wait to book your tickets. Find out more

Superstructures until 2 September

Celebrating its 40th anniversary as the first public building designed by the world-renowned architect Norman Foster, The Sainsbury Centre launches a major exhibition to shine a light on developments in architecture from the 1960s to the 1990s. Find out more

Damien Hirst at Houghton Hall: Colour Space Paintings & Outdoor Sculptures until 15 July

A series of new paintings by Damien Hirst entitled Colour Space will be installed in the State Rooms. The exhibition will also include a number of the artist’s most celebrated sculptures which will be installed throughout the 18th-century house and gardens. Find out more

Latitude 12 to 15 July Henham Park, Suffolk

UK Festival 2017's Winner of Best Major Festival, Latitude Festival returns to Henham Park, Suffolk in 2018 for the biggest offering of music, theatre, dance, film and much more. Find out more

Repton 200 Season throughout 2018

March 2018 marks the 200 year anniversary of the death of one of Britain’s greatest, and original Landscape Gardeners, Humphry Repton. Find out more

Folk East 17 to 19 August at Glemham Hall, Suffolk

FolkEast Festival at Glemham Hall in Suffolk bringing the best of folk together for a bit of a song & dance. Find out more

Fireworks at Hemsby until 28 August

Join the fun at Hemsby beach for a fantastic free aerial firework display on Tuesday nights during the school summer holidays and on Whitsun Sunday. Find out more

Curious Cabinets at Felbrigg Hall until 31 October

Four striking pieces of furniture created by set designer, Gary McCann, have gone on display in the Service Wing at Felbrigg Hall. Throughout 2018 these Curious Cabinets will showcase previously unseen objects collected by the colourful characters, whose exotic travels and wild interests have shaped this family home. Find out more