Holt Lights Switch-On

Mark the arrival of the seasonal festivities with the Holt Christmas Lights Switch-On. Taking place on 19th November from 5.30pm, it's a chance to experience the magic of Holt festooned in thousands of twinkly lights. As well as live music and entertainment, there'll be a whole host of craft makers so you can indulge in a spot of Christmas shopping. There's also hot drinks and street food if you're feeling peckish. What's not to love?

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Holt Sunday Market

Back on the 7th November and 5th December are the two Christmas markets with all the festive feels from 10-3pm. It's a chance to snap up some unique Christmas presents from some of the best independent makers and artists that Norfolk has to offer.

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Gresham’s Dates for your Diary

A popular event at Gresham's is 'Music and Munch'. Open to the public, it's a unique opportunity for the wider community to enjoy a bite to eat and hear the pupils perform. Taking place on 5th November and 3rd December in the Britten Building at 1.15pm (doors open at 12.50pm). On 12th November Libby Burgess is at Norwich Cathedral where she'll be performing Bach’s epic “48”, 48 times – once in each of England’s 48 counties. The Cathedral will host Book 1 and Gresham's will host Book 2 in the Auden Theatre, on 13th November.

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Two Magpies New Space & Evening Menu

Good news! The Two Magpies have unveiled a new second floor. By day, it will be an extension of the popular cafe but on Friday and Saturday evenings you can enjoy a relaxed evening menu from 5.30-9pm. Expect dishes such as mussels, sharing boards and their next-level stone baked sourdough pizzas. To book, please email them or call them on 01263 712465.


Thursford Christmas Spectacular

Christmas fans rejoice. Thursford Christmas Spectacular is back in all its glory after a year long hiatus due to the pandemic. If you're looking for a crowd-pleasing extravaganza that celebrates all things festive then you'll find it there. The fun kicks off on 9th November until 23rd December at 2pm & 7pm. 

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New Shop Openings In Holt

Since 2020, Holt has welcomed a new array of wonderful independent shops. Harris and James have an incredible range of ice-cream that you'll want to devour no matter the weather. Make Holt is another new addition with over 50 carefully curated makers where you can find everything from prints to textiles & ceramics. This summer saw the arrival of Star Plain Stores who sell an unbeatable range of cheese, wine and artisan provisions. Next door is Grace & Thorn who have amassed a cult following over the years thanks to their offbeat floral designs. Anthony Fell Antiques is right at home in Holt, selling a wide range of antiques. The newest addition is The Two Magpies bakery that sells baked treats and sandwiches.