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GEAR 10k 2018


Sunday 3 May

The Grand East Anglia Run returns for 2020

A man in medieval costume leads the parade through the streets of Lynn

Hanse Festival 2019

Sunday 12 May

Celebrating our medieval riverfront area

Jet Ski Race picture

Jet-Ski event on the river

New for 2020, watch jet-ski racing from the quayside.

Two powerboats pulling water skiers in the River Ouse

Hanseatic Ski Race

24 & 25 August

100mph water ski racing comes to the heart of Lynn

Mini Meet 2019

Mini Meet: in the market place

Sunday 6 September 2020

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

Past events

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.

Firework display

Fawkes in the Walks

Friday 1 November

Our legendary free firework display returns to The Walks

Shoppers browse the stalls at the plant fair

Autumn Plant & Craft Fair 2019

Saturday 7 September

The Tuesday Market Place hosts the first autumn plant & craft fair, featuring a wide range of stalls, demonstrations and workshops that will appeal to keen gardeners and families in search of a fun day out.

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.

classic car at the Tuesday Market Place

Classic Car Day

Sunday 13 September 2020

As part of Heritage Open Day, over 200 vintage vehicles will be proudly displayed in the Tuesday Market Place

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

A banner promoting the Pride 2019 event

Pride 2019

17 August

Pride returns to King's Lynn for a second year.

Mods and Rockers 2017

Mods and Rockers

Sunday 11 August

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

Festival Too logo

Festival Too

29 June to 13 July

We support one of Europe's largest free festivals

King's Lynn Festival

King's Lynn Festival

14 to 27 July

We support this festival of music and the arts.

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

Folk in the town

Folk in the Town

27 & 28 July

Two days of folk music in the Tuesday Market Place

Heritage Open Day 2017

Heritage Open Day

Sunday 16 September

60 places of interest in King's Lynn open their doors to the public

Music in the bandstand

Music in the Bandstand

Sundays, June to September

Free concerts in King's Lynn's beautiful park

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

Norfolk county flag

Norfolk Day

Friday 27 July

Four heritage venues are offering a discount ticket


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