Vestments & Flowers Brighten Up Bank Holiday Weekend

Vestments and Flowers Festival Hunstanton - photo by Stella Gooch

St Edmunds Church in Hunstanton is all decked out in an array of colour this bank holiday weekend.  Vestments and floral arrangements depicting the churches liturgical year are on display from Saturday 28 May through to Monday, 30 May 2016. Tour around this beautiful and historic old church and learn about the roles of the church hierarchy from bishop to priest or deacon and the variety of garments worn in the numerous religious rituals carried out throughout the year. The concept of the event is a variation on a traditional … Continue reading

Old Hunstanton Flower Festival is 31 July – 2 Aug 2015

Old Hunstanton Flower Festival 31 July - 2 Aug 2015

The Flower Festival at St Mary’s in Old Hunstanton kicked off on 31 July 2015 and is set to last all weekend. What a cracking line up they have for us this year!  An excellent evening of entertainment by the well known Roger Dean warmed things up on the evening of Friday, 31 July.  Tonight its Peterborough Community Gospel Choir and Hog Roast which will no doubt be very popular too. The Festival is rounded up on Sunday, 2 August with a good old Songs of Praise evening with the … Continue reading

Old Hunstanton Flower Festival 15-17 August

Old Hunstanton Flower Festival display from 2012 - photo by Rob Topliss

The Old Hunstanton Flower Festival has been an annual event at St Mary’s Church, Old Hunstanton, for more than 40 years.  This year’s Flower Festival will take place on 15-17 August 2014.  The theme this year is ‘Your favourite book’ with literary-inspired floral creations anticipated along with a full programme of events and entertainment throughout the weekend. “We are working hard on creating a fantastic weekend for Norfolk residents and visitors alike, ensuring that this is an unmissable event in the summer calendar,” says David Johnson, one of the Old … Continue reading