August in Holt is definitely for alfresco eating and drinking.

Going alfresco presents an opportunity for these thriving cafes, eateries and bars in Holt to utilise their outdoor space and for you to increase your dwell time in the open.

Adrian Hill Fine ArtBakers Yard CafeByfordsCasa BlancaCharlie's;

Chubby SealCross Street Union

Eric's Fish & ChipsFolly TeaRoom;

Harris & JamesHetty's House Tea RoomHolt Cafe; Horatio's; Il Calabrese;

Kings HeadNumber 10 CafeOwl Fresco;

Star Plain StoresThe Black Apollo;

The FeathersThe Owl Tea Rooms; The Wandering WhelkTwo Magpies Bakery.

Great Entertainment

3 August @ The Venue



6 August @ The Venue


Classic Ibiza

6 August @ Blickling Estate

Here’s what's in store for you at Blickling Estate. You can find out more about the amazing artists by clicking here.

  • 17:30: Car park & gates open
  • 18:30: Chill-Out DJ Set (Jose Luis, Latin-infused, old-school house)
  • 20:00: San Miguel Sundowner Set (Urban Soul Orchestra & Goldierocks, tracks from the likes of Adamski, Robert Miles & Basement Jaxx)
  • 21:00: House DJ Set (Goldierocks, up-tempo, club classics)
  • 21:30: Dance Set & Laser Light Show (Urban Soul Orchestra & Goldierocks, tracks from the likes of The Chemical Brothers, Faithless & Rudimental)
  • 22:50: Concert finishes

Holt Sunday Market

7 August

On Sunday 7 August it's market day when Market Place, Star Plain and part Shirehall Plain is closed to vehicles for a day of Norfolk's independent best. Holt Sunday Market has established itself as the place to be on the first Sunday of each month. On show are over 50 regional makers matched with delicious street food traders, communal dining and buskers. Artisan Food and Drink are features in Bakers Yard attached to Bakers & Larners. Bakers & Larners are open on market days and on Sundays throughout the summer. Click here for Pre-Book Parking .


To celebrate the Deep History Coast and Norfolk being home to the discovery of the largest and oldest mammoth ever found in Britain, Holt is home to not one but two Steppe Mammoth Sculptures until Saturday 10 September 2022.

Above Top: Pearl by Julia Allum and sponsored by Norfolk Cottages. Located outside Barclay's Bank, Holt.

Above: Steppe by Steppe by Sally Adams and sponsored by Alan Boswell Group. Located in Holt Country Park.

GoGoDiscover is delivered by East Anglian charity Break, in partnership with Wild in Art. 

GoGoDiscover2022 Information

27, 28, 29 August

North Norfolk Railway - Poppy Line

Steam Gala featuring Great Western Railway heavy freight locomotive No 4270 visiting from her base at the Gloucestershire Warwickshire Steam Railway.

With six or more locomotives in steam operating a varied and intensive timetable using some rarely seen rolling stock, the Steam Gala delivers hours of on track entertainment each day – perfect for photographers, enthusiasts, families and day trippers alike.