Norfolk Spring Fling

Thursday 11th April, 2019

9.30am-3.30pm

Norfolk Showground

  • Great family day out for all the family this Easter!
  • Tickets go on sale in 2019!
  • Tractor rides all day!
  • Over 70 stands
  • Ticket price includes hog roast lunch!

 

Highlights from 2018

Emergency Services ZoneThe zone providesThe zone provided a hands-on environment to learn about your local emergency services and how they support rural communities. You can view demonstrations, take part in activities, listen to safety talks and meet your local emergency service teams.The Emergency Services Zone provided a brilliant opportunity to take part and learn about the vital services that our emergency services provide for you and your family across Norfolk.Mr Mawkin’s Machinery Growing on the success of having farm machinery at Spring Fling, we are going bigger and better for 2018 by have a whole area dedicated to tractors and farm machinery.

Ride on a colossal combine, or try out a terrific tractor, there is plenty of machinery to look at and try out for size!

Farming and countryside activities

Here’s quick run down of what else there is to see at this year’s Spring Fling:

East Anglian Air Ambulance

CPR demonstration from the crew of the region’s helicopter medical service who have attended over 20,000 life saving missions.

Easton and Otley College

Take a look at some of our livestock, have a go on our tractor simulator, get stuck in with craft making and much more

Heavy Horse demonstration

Marvel at the horse power of these rare beasts.

Kettle Foods

Have a go at making your own flavour crisps!

Rare Breeds Survival Trust and Mr Mawkin’s Farm

Providing a range of rare breed farm livestock on display.

Sheep Show

Live stage show, don’t miss the dancing sheep.

Starting Handle Club

Working display of vintage engines and tractors.

Tractor trailer rides

Explore the Showground on an educational journey.

Countrysiders

Find out how you can learn more about the countryside.

Barford Lakes

Play the Fishing Game, guess the baits and discover more about free fishing events at Barford Lakes.

Danns Ice cream

Explore the roots of dairy farming and how ice-cream is made.

Fielding Cottage

Learn how to make Goat’s cheese.

Girlguiding Norfolk

Find out more about guiding.

Green Britain Centre

Play the Food Miles Game.

Hedgehog Awareness

Find out how to make your garden hedgehog friendly, discover hedgehog facts and when a hedgehog needs rescuing. Play the Hedgehog quiz and make hedgehog finger puppets.

Ladies in Pigs

Promoting British Red Tractor quality pork.

Master Composters

Offering support and advice to people wanting to compost garden and kitchen waste.

Morrisons

More information coming soon.

National Trust

More information coming soon.

Norfolk Wildlife Trust

Take part in activities to encourage people to go wild for 30 days wild.

Norfolk Tortoise club

Come along and meet giant and baby tortoise.

Norfolk Young Farmers

Discover how to join this energetic young persons’ movement.

Norton’s Dairy

Explore the wonderful world of seriously pampered cows.

Pakefield Ferrets

Get fury with these intriguing creatures.

Pensthorpe

Discover a craft educating young people about the natural landscape and wildlife within Norfolk.