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King's Lynn Festival

King's Lynn Festival

18 - 31 July 2021

We support this festival of music and the arts.

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



7 August 2021 10am-5pm

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

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.


Pride Community Picnic

21 August 2021

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

GEAR 10k 2018


22 August 2021

The Grand East Anglia Run returns for 2021

Picture of Red Mount in the Walks

Music in The Walks

August Bank Holiday weekend

The Walks hosts live music.

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

classic car at the Tuesday Market Place

Classic Car Day

12 September 2021

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

Heritage Open Day 2017

Heritage Open Day

12 September 2021

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

Mods and Rockers 2017

Mods and Rockers

19 September 2021

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

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

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

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.

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

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.

kingg's lynn christmas lights switch-on

Christmas Lights Switch-on

Sunday 25 November

Join us for the start of the festive season

Mintlyn Crematorium Christmas Carol Service

Mintlyn Crematorium Christmas Carol Service

Thursday 13 December

Everyone is 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


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