Holt Festival 2016

Published: Wednesday 30th Mar 2016

Written by: Laura Foster

Don’t know about you but I feel Spring is definitely in the air - With the clocks going forward, it’s time to jump for joy (see above!) wave away those winter blues, welcome the warmer weather and start looking forward to what’s on over the Summer... Every year the Norfolk calendar is packed full of fun & entertainment – from comedy, music, theatre, carnivals, fine arts, poetry, festivals, food & drink events and much much more, so  whenever you are visiting I’m sure there will be something you won’t want to miss. Many of these events are now being announced, including the increasingly popular Holt Festival – This is when the whole town comes alive with a host of events, this year running between Saturday 23rd July and Sunday 31st July and brings you the very best in music, theatre, fine art and the spoken word in a fabulous celebration of the arts.

The first twelve acts listed below, have just been confirmed and many more to follow shortly...Sun 24th July – Gyles Brandreth 8pm.Mon 25th July – Lady Antonia Fraser DBE 2pm. Mariola Cieniawa 6pm.Tue 26th July – Colin Cloud 8.15pm.Wed 27th July – Anthony & Ben Holden with special guest Julie Christie 4pm. Stringfever 8pm.Thur 28th July – Joanna Trollope OBE 4pm. Jenny Éclair 8pm.Fri 29th July – The Crazy World of Arthur Brown 8.15pm.Sat 30th July – Good Gnus 6pm. John Illsley of Dire Straits 8.15pm.Sun 31st July – The Searchers 8.15pm.

Tickets are on sale now! – Would recommend calling the box office on 01603 598 to avoid disappointment.

Looking for somewhere to stay close by to all the action - We have over 70 properties within 5 miles of Holt so I am sure we have your perfect holiday cottage just waiting for you to book it.

Laura Foster
Laura Foster


Enjoys running, cycling, going to the theatre and supporting Norwich City Football Club.


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