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A special treat for Mum on Mothering Sunday in Greater Yarmouth

Mother's Day is a time for celebrating your Mum and all the wonderful things she does. Why not give your Mum some time off and take a trip to Greater Yarmouth for a short break or a day trip and enjoy spending some quality time together.

Short Breaks in Great Yarmouth

Mum's the word

Whisk Mum away to Greater Yarmouth for the weekend as a thank you for all she does. Spend some quality time together and soak up the delights of the seaside. 

If it's usual chocolates and flowers you're looking for, give it a unique twist this year and head to Regent Road where your Mum can choose her own sweet treat from Docwra's Rock Factory and you can have it personalised with your own special message.

You could go for a walk and then a pub lunch or take a relaxing stroll on the promenade to stretch your legs. You could always enjoy a ride on Great Yarmouth Landaus taking in the sights and attractions of the Golden Mile if you're not feeling so energetic.

Unwind with a leisurely swim followed by a massage at spa facilities in Greater Yarmouth, there are several locations to consider.

Treat yourselves to the yummy delights of a delicious afternoon tea before taking in a show at St George's Theatre or at Gorleston Pavilion. 

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Visit us in 2017

Flick through the Greater Yarmouth Holiday and Short Break brochure online now!

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Enjoying family time on Great Yarmouth beach

Events coming up

Bluebell Weeks

Bluebell Weeks

Mon 24 Apr - Sun 14 May 2017

Exclusive access to our neighbouring nature reserve and its bluebell woods.

Horse Racing

Horse Racing

Tue 25 Apr 2017

Great Yarmouth Racecourse invites you to join them for a day at the races.

On Board the Titanic Trail

On Board the Titanic Trail

Sat 1 Apr - Sun 24 Sep 2017

You are a passenger boarding this 'ship of dreams'. Discover what life was like on board and meet some of the famous characters until disaster strikes!

Titanic: Honour & Glory Exhibition

Titanic: Honour & Glory Exhibition

Sat 1 Apr - Sun 24 Sep 2017

Titanic has become the most famous ocean liner in the world: from her conception to her premature demise, the Titanic legend continue. Titanic: Honour & Glory is a must for all ages fascinated by this endlessly compelling story.

Greyhound Racing

Greyhound Racing

Wed 26 Apr 2017

Greyhound Racing is an action packed evening every Monday, Wednesday and Saturday evening.

A Night at the Movies

A Night at the Movies

Thu 27 - Sat 29 Apr 2017

Dusmagrik Young Peoples Theatre Proudly Present A NIGHT AT THE MOVIES A compilation of Song and Dance inspired by the hits of the silver screen.

Music at The Mo - Sheringham Museum

Music at The Mo - Sheringham Museum

Fri 28 Apr 2017

A FREE series of acoustic music evenings in our new 2nd floor performance space with it's own terrace, offering stunning sea views. The museum is on the seafront in Sheringham, overlooking East Beach.

Natures Inspirations

Natures Inspirations

Fri 28 Apr 2017

Talk by Jane Rowton-Lee, a lace - particularly needle lace - artist

80's Reunion Tribute Show

80's Reunion Tribute Show

Sat 29 Apr 2017

From the same people who brought you the ABBA reunion tribute show. This 80’s reunion is not to be missed, with all the greatest hits from all the greatest artist from that special era in music.

A Night at the Movies

A Night at the Movies

Sat 29 Apr 2017

Dusmagrik Young Peoples Theatre Proudly Present A NIGHT AT THE MOVIES A compilation of Song and Dance inspired by the hits of the silver screen.

A Stitch in Time

A Stitch in Time

Sat 29 Apr - Wed 3 May 2017

A Stitch in Time, an exhibition of ancient and modern needlework and textiles

Africa Alive!

Alfie the Alien Hunter!

Sat 29 Apr - Mon 1 May 2017

Join Alfie on his hunt for aliens great and small with our special interactive presentation and trail!

Great Yarmouth Sea Life Centre

Become an Octonaut Octo-Glow Explorer

Sat 29 Apr - Sun 7 May 2017

Become an Octo-Glow explorer in Shellington’s Octo-Glow lab and take part in a range of inter-active activities to discover how creatures of the deep use light to hide from predators, attract their prey and even talk to each other.

Banham Zoo

Drop in... for Droppings!

Sat 29 Apr - Mon 1 May 2017

Love it or hate it, we all do it! Join us this bank holiday weekend as we dive into the stinky world of dung!

Greyhound Racing

Greyhound Racing

Sat 29 Apr 2017

Greyhound Racing is an action packed evening every Monday, Wednesday and Saturday evening.

The South London Soul Train Goes East

The South London Soul Train Goes East

Sat 29 Apr 2017

All Aboard The South London Soul Train Goes East - as we travel to Gt Yarmouth to drop soul, funk, groove, disco, brass, motown & conquer. Jazzheadchronic joined by Hackney Colliery Band Live + More.

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We Love Reptiles!

Sat 29 Apr - Mon 1 May 2017

We love reptiles at Dinosaur Adventure – especially dinosaurs! Join us for a special bank holiday weekend of activities including the chance to meet our Reptile of the Day!

Battle of the Bands

Battle of the Bands Launch Night

Sun 30 Apr 2017

Battle of the Bands returns to Great Yarmouth! Looking for bands from all over Norfolk and Suffolk to register on our launch night.

Bazzart Festival

Bazaart Festival

Sun 30 Apr 2017

The Festival aims to showcase established urban and dance music acts in the same stage as upcoming Local artists combined with circus performing arts in a brand new concept and custom made decor you don't want to miss!

Bluebell Weeks

Bluebell Walk

Sun 30 Apr 2017

Guided walk through the Fairhaven woodland garden to an adjacent nature reserve abundant with bluebells. 4 1/2 miles in total.

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