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A real Christmas Spectacular!

If there’s an event that screams CHRISTMAS for every age, it’s the Thursford Christmas Spectacular. Travelled to from far and wide, this event really manages to convey a sense of sparkle and fun for many visitors - and it’s the biggest Christmas show in the country (possibly even in Europe), so we’re really lucky to have it right here in Norfolk!


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Most of us love being entertained. We’d welcome a few hours of sitting back and relaxing as some of the country’s most highly skilled performers entertain us with dancing, singing, theatre, music, humour and a whole variety of songs, from well-loved classics to the more recent chart-toppers. There really is something for everyone here, so it’s a winner for groups with different ages because the more mature visitors are bound to enjoy it just as much as the kids!

The cast of the show features over 130 professional singers, dancers and musicians – and many of these are West End performers, bringing a dash of London entertainment right here to Norfolk! Booking is essential, so get your tickets now to ensure a place – and if you want to make a weekend of it (which we strongly recommend you do!) then check out plenty of accommodation options in Norfolk and Norwich on our website.

Book tickets for the Thursford Spectacular online here or call 01328 878477.


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If you’ve been to see the Thursford Spectacular, you can also gain discounted entry to Santa’s Magical Journey on the following dates: 10th November - 25th November, 28th November - 2nd December, 5th December - 9th December & 12th December - 16th December. Tickets will then be £5 per person instead of the standard price of £9.50 per adult and £15.50 per child.

This is a great opportunity to give kids the Father Christmas experience they’ll never forget – visiting him in the magical setting of Thursford is a really magical experience. You’ll see penguins and polar bears as you make your journey to see Santa, passing the presents piled up ready to load onto his sleigh. You’ll see the busy elves in the toy factory and the amazing present-wrapping machine. Then the big event: kids can meet Santa and also get a lovely present to take home with them too!

Booking is essential, book online or call 01328 878477.

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For the finer details on Christmas in Norwich visit our dedicated Christmas section on There's info on where to stay, eat, shop and explore as well as lots of additional information - it's all here!


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