Hunstanton & District Arts Festival - SUMMER 2012
The Hunstanton Arts Festival is an annual event designed for the enjoyment of residents and visitors alike. At the height of the summer these Norfolk events include the annual Kite Festival and the Carnival Parade & Fete (organised by Hunstanton Rotary Club). Once the summer season has closed, the winter programme will take over to include the firework spectacular on the cliff tops, the traditional switch on of the town's Christmas lights and the annual Christmas Day Swim.
Hunstanton Carnival Day - Sunday 25th June 2012
Picnic on Hunstanton Green, Sunday, 12 August from 2pm
Green - FREE OF CHARGE
Having delighted Her Majesty at the Royal Garden
Party at Sandringham this summer, the Hunstanton Concert Band in conjunction
with the Hunstanton and District Festival of Arts is delighted to welcome
you to enjoy the same ‘Royal repertoire’ of music on Sunday 12th August from
2pm. The usual Sunday afternoon two hours of music on the bandstand is
extended by another 30 minutes and you are invited to bring your own picnics
onto the Green. Please dress up to mark this special concert - we have
ordered a lovely sunny day!
Hunstanton Photographic Competition - 4
August - 29 September
The Hunstanton & District Festival of Arts in conjunction with the
Hunstanton & District Camera Club is launching a photographic competition on
Saturday 4th August at 12 noon in the Undercroft at Hunstanton Town Hall. At
the same time there will also be a photographic exhibition. The competition
runs until 29th September and there are classes for under 18's and over
Click to find competition details.
A panel of three
judges will choose the winners on 8th October and presentations will be on
26th October at 7pm (please put this is in your diaries – drinks and
Hunstanton Photographic Competition - 25-27 August (10am 5 - 5pm)In
association with artists from Hunstanton & Docking & Wash Art Groups
August Bank Holiday Art Exhibition Weekend at Hunstanton Town Hall
Dance Competition 30 September (from 9am)
Beat Box, Scratching and Street Dance workshops-
Friday 2nd November
Hunstanton Town Hall. Booking essential. More
details at beginning of September school term
Forget in association with the Royal British Legion - Saturday 3rd November (7pm)
Hunstanton Town Hall
Edfest - Friday 23rd NovemberA medieval themed evening at Hunstanton
Town Hall. Music from Wyldes Noyse, a two course meal (vegan & veg
option available but must be pre-ordered) and the reading of the Edfest
poem. Medieval dress optional.
Tickets £16 each and limited to 100 from Hunstanton Tourist Information
Enquiries: 01485 533422
Christmas Tree Festival
- 14th –16th December Hunstanton Town Hall. Mulled wine,
mince pies, Christmas music and beautifully decorated trees.
Hunstanton's very own Pantomime 'Pinocchio' -
Hunstanton Town Hall.
28th 7pm 29th 2pm and 7pm 30th 2pm and 7pm 31st 2pm
from Hunstanton Tourist Information Centre
Great value at
£7.50 adults and £5 for children under 16.