Summer music in the East of England

People waving flags and having picnics at the Blickling proms

Whether you’re a fan of jazz or classical music, sit back, relax and enjoy live music al fresco.

Music by the Mill

Flatford - Sunday 11 June

Enjoy the lively sound of the West Bergholt Concert Band as they perform big band classics and popular songs from across the decades.  

Music for a Summer’s Evening

Paycocke’s - Sunday 16 July

Bring a picnic, bring some wine and sit back to enjoy some glorious jazz with the gardens of Paycocke’s as a scented backdrop.

The Norfolk Dixieland Jazz Band

Sheringham Park - Friday 4 August 

The Norfolk Dixieland Jazz Band is one of the best bands of its type in the East. It plays swinging, foot-tapping traditional jazz in the style of British bands of the 1960s. 

Classic Ibiza

Blickling Estate - Friday 11 August

After last year’s success, Norfolk’s biggest dance party of the summer is back, full of iconic Ibiza anthems. A spectacular laser show will accompany DJ Goldierocks and the gorgeous Urban Soul Orchestra to deliver an unforgettable night under the stars. A night not to be missed!

The Great British Prom

Blickling Estate - Saturday 12 August

The National Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Anthony Inglis, make their debut at Blickling to celebrate British music from across the home nations. They will be joined by Classical Brit Award winning Welsh male vocal group Only Men Aloud, Soprano Annette Wardell and traditional piped band, for performances of Proms favourites, closing with a spectacular firework display.

The Glamtastics

Sheringham Park - Friday 18 August 

The UK's number 1 Glam Rock tribute band will play classic hits from a golden age. If you liked the 70s you're going to love Glamtastics covering classics from T-Rex to David Bowie, Queen to The Sweet, with all the authentic costume changes you would expect from a top tribute band, why not come and dance the night away?

The Hosepipe Band

Sheringham Park - Friday 25 August 

With over 600 gigs under their belt, this band will provide all the fun of a ceilidh with a mixture of traditional dance tunes from the British Isles and Europe, together with their own compositions.

WoodFest

Hatfield Forest - Friday 8 to Sunday 10 September 

Join us again for our free annual festival celebrating the Forest with local music, craft and stalls and over 80 musical acts on two stages, plus locally-sourced food, real ale and cider. 

Live music from the Kings Driscolls at Woodfest in Hatfield Forst
The Kings Driscolls band playing live at Woodfest in Hatfield Forest