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Norfolk Spring Fling Update

In the light of the current public health emergency and the UK Government’s response, including new measures announced on Monday 16 March, we have made the decision that the Norfolk Spring Fling, due to take place on Thursday 16 April 2020, will not go ahead. This has not been an easy decision to make. We… Read more »

Norfolk Spring Fling celebrates 20 years 

The county’s favourite family Easter event, the Norfolk Spring Fling, celebrates 20 years with its biggest ever line-up of activities and events at the Norfolk Showground on Thursday 11 April. Created in 2000, after a request by former Royal Norfolk Agricultural Association (RNAA) chairman, Henry Cator, for the region’s farming industry to find new ways… Read more »

History of Spring Fling

When a former chairman of council challenged the agricultural industry to promote food and farming 20 years ago, a new child-focused event was to emerge. The Spring Fling will hold its 20th event on April 11, 2019 having “growed like Topsy” to become a sell-out event for the past seven years. Originally aimed at youngsters… Read more »

Come experience more for 2019

Our family Easter event has grown bigger for 2019 – with more activities, shows and attractions; all included in the ticket price. The map below shows you everything on offer for you and your family. Want to download a copy? Click here

Top ten things to do at Spring Fling 2019

There are so many things to see and do but we’ve found our favourite ways to spend your day… 1. Climb Aboard! Visit the Machinery Zone and sit atop one of the many amazing tractors which are an important part of the farm. 2. Meet a hero! Visit the Emergency Services Zone and get a… Read more »

Mr Mawkin T-Shirt

If you missed the opportunity to purchase a Mr Mawkin T-shirt for your children at the Norfolk Spring Fling you can now buy online.