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Firework display

Fawkes in the Walks

5 November 2021

Remember remember the 5th November when our legendary free firework display returns to The Walks.

Past events

Child enjoying the pink bubbles on the Bubble Rush

King's Lynn Bubble Rush for EACH

The Walks, 26 September 2021

Organised and in aid of East Anglia's Children's Hospices (EACH). ​The course features four Bubble Stations, each has a cannon which pumps out coloured foam to create a 4 ft deep bubble bath! More details here.


Family disco & games with Simon Rowe

Family disco & games

Tuesday Market Place, 25 September 10am - 3pm

Family disco & games on the Tuesday Market Place with Simon Rowe from Radio West Norfolk.

Wild Boys and DJ Mark Purdy perform in the Tuesday Market Place on Sunday 26 September.

Back to the 80's with Wild Boys & DJ Mark Purdy

Tuesday Market Place, 26 September 12 - 3pm

We're heading back to the 80's. Live music from the Wild Boys, plus DJ Mark Purdy.

Mods and Rockers

Mods and Rockers

Tuesday Market Place, 19 September 2021

A classic scooter and motorbike meet, with live music, stalls, and fun for all the family.

Mini Meet 2019

Mini Meet: in the market place

5 September 2021

A meet for owners and fans of this beloved car brand in the Tuesday Market Place

West Norfolk Welcomes

The Time Machine, circus skills & bubbleology

Tuesday Market Place, 11 September 10am-4pm

Family-friendly show on stage, plus the chance to try out some circus skills and enjoy lots of bubbles. Great entertainment for children.

Heritage Open Day 2017

Heritage Open Day

12 September 2021

Places of interest in King's Lynn open their doors to the public.

classic car at the Tuesday Market Place

Classic Car Day

Tuesday Market Place, 12 September 2021

As part of Heritage Open Day, vintage vehicles will be proudly displayed in the Tuesday Market Place

GEAR 10k 2018


22 August 2021

The Grand East Anglia Run returns for 2021

West Norfolk Welcomes

Tuesday Market Place entertainment

Sat 28 & Sun 29 August

Live music on stage from The Rum Dogs and Jacen on Saturday.

East Anglian Brass and The 25th Hour perform on stage on Sunday.

Fun in the Park

Fun in the Park

August Bank Holiday weekend, The Walks

Four day funfair comes to The Walks, King's Lynn. It starts at 6pm on Friday 27 August.

Live music, courtesy of Festival Too, on Saturday and Sunday.

Saturday 28: Andrew Girling, , Dear Monday, Coves, Revival & Planet Abba.

Sunday 29: Kill Me Kate, Kingdom Keys, Jessie's Ghost, BEAR Club & Tasha Leaper as Madonna.

Boogie Monsters

Boogie Monsters

4 September, 12-4pm, Tuesday Market Place

The UK's multi-award-winning pop and rock band for kids and families, introducing the excitement of a real, live music experience through fun and interactive family gigs. 

Jacen and the Rocknorts

Jacen and the Rocknorts

8 August 2021, 10am-5pm, Tuesday Market Place

A couple of one hour gigs during the day in the Tuesday Market Place. Dance-along party music with classic hits from the 1950s to the present day.

Silent Disco

Silent Disco

14 August 2021 10am-5pm

Grab those headsets, turn the dial, cut some shapes and be prepared to sing your heads off. With 3 channels of music led it's time for you to strut your stuff and and show us your best moves to music from Pop Classics, Latest Charts, 70’s/80’s and 90’s plus Guilty Pleasures and Indie Anthems.



7 August 2021 10am-5pm, Tuesday Market Place

Dance the day away with some of your favourite songs WITH your  favourite characters

Maybe you can teach them some new dance moves too!

Perfect fun for all ages


Pride Community Picnic

21 August 2021

A socially distanced picnic in the Walks near the Bandstand. Organised by King's Lynn & West Norfolk Pride.

Folk in the Town small for events

Folk in the Town

24 & 25 July 2021

Two days of folk music in the Tuesday Market Place

Norfolk county flag

Norfolk Day

27 July 2021

A day to celebrate our great county.

Jet Ski Race picture

Hanseatic Festival of Watersports

31 July & 1 August 2021

Lots of action to enjoy on King's Lynn quayside

An image of the bandstand in the Walks, Kings Lynn

Music in the Bandstand

Sundays, 2:00 - 4:00pm from June to September

Great live music performed in the Bandstand of the Walks in King's Lynn each Sunday from 2 June to 8 September

King's Lynn Festival Logo

King's Lynn Festival

18 - 31 July 2021

We support this festival of music and the arts.

Picture of couple dancing in the Town Hall

VE Day celebration at King’s Lynn Town Hall

Friday 8 May 2020

40s style tea party for WW2 Veterans and members of the public from that time. Activities for young people in uniforms. In the evening there will be a 40s style VE Day celebratory party with swing band and traditional sausage and mash supper.

Professor Badger and Nultella Nutkins present their Acorn Academy


Sunday 8 September

This brand new event for King's Lynn is a celebration of play and will see the Tuesday Market Place host a day of characters, giant games, stories,  bubbleology, performances, magic and more.

A man and a woman dancing, dressed in 40s naval costume, in the town hall

Forties Lynn: Life on the Home Front

Sunday 21 July

Stepping back in time to the Second World War

An image of a soap box derby car shaped as a lemon, competing in the Soap Box Derby event in Hunstanton

Hunstanton Soap Box Derby

Sunday 30 September

After a triumphant first year, this seaside classic returns

a photo of the tommy statues in front of Greyfriars tower at night

Remembrance Sunday ceremonies

Sunday 11 November

All are welcome to attend.

winter events at the Custom House Purfleet Quay

Custom House winter events

An exhibition and carol-singing at our tourist information centre

Mintlyn Crematorium Christmas Carol Service

Mintlyn Crematorium Christmas Carol Service

Thursday 13 December

Everyone is welcome to attend

kingg's lynn christmas lights switch-on

Christmas Lights Switch-on

Sunday 25 November

Join us for the start of the festive season


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