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A special treat for Mum on Mothering Sunday in Great 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 Great 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 Great 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. 

Holidays & Short Breaks Brochure 2019

Visit us in 2019

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

Fantasy and Fairy Tales week

Sat 23 - Sun 31 May 2020

Take part in Knights and Princess School, meet a real-life unicorn, learn how to joust, meet a princess, fun crafts to try, see the Bella & Barny Show and so much more ...

Whitson Family Fun Day

Fri 29 May 2020

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

Greyhound Racing

Sat 30 May 2020

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

Spring Walk

Sun 31 May 2020

Enjoy a seasonal guided walk of our colourful spring woodland garden.

Greyhound Racing

Mon 1 Jun 2020

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

Horse Racing (evening)

Mon 1 Jun 2020

Great Yarmouth Racecourse invites you to join them for an evening at the races.

Craft & Gift Fayre

Tue 2 Jun 2020

Craft & Gift Fayre, free entry & free parking

Evening Boat Cruise to St Benet's Abbey

Wed 3 Jun 2020

Evening boat cruise along the River Bure to view St Benet's Abbey.

Greyhound Racing

Thu 4 Jun 2020

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

Greyhound Racing

Sat 6 Jun 2020

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

St Benet's Abbey Boat Trip and Tour

Sat 6 Jun 2020

Boat trip from Fairhaven Garden to St Benet's Abbey with a 45 minute guided tour of the abbey.

American & Classic Car Display

Sun 7 Jun 2020

Join the East Coast Pirates Car Club throughout the year at the Anchor Plaza to enjoy some of the finest classic vehicles ever to be produced by Uncle Sam and from the UK.

Quayside & Seaside Heritage Guided Walk

Sun 7 Jun 2020

Situated due south of Great Yarmouth on the other side of the River Yare, the beautiful promenade is the starting point for a guided walk filled with stories and local history.

Stock Car Racing

Sun 7 Jun 2020

Come and enjoy the thrill of motor racing at Great Yarmouth Stadium, in conjunction with Spedeworth International Motor Racing.

Greyhound Racing

Mon 8 Jun 2020

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

The Licky Cow Gallery Pop up Shop at Wroxham Barns

Tue 9 - Sun 14 Jun 2020

Photographer Toni Cross photographs wildlife, Highland cows, horses and other animals across Norfolk and all over the world. Our pop up shop features giant canvas prints, giftware, cards and lots of smaller prints.

The Finest Quay in Europe Heritage Guided Walk

Tue 9 Jun 2020

In the early 18th century Great Yarmouth was described several times by Daniel Defoe as 'The Finest Quay in England if not in Europe'.

Horse Racing (afternoon)

Wed 10 - Thu 11 Jun 2020

Great Yarmouth Racecourse invites you to join them for an afternoon at the races.

Wildlife Canoe Trails

Wed 10 Jun 2020

Spend the day exploring our Woodland and Water Garden, breaking only to enjoy your gentle summer evening canoe paddle along Broadland waterways with Free Spirit Canoe Tours

Evening Boat Cruise to St Benet's Abbey

Wed 10 Jun 2020

Evening boat cruise along the River Bure to view St Benet's Abbey.

Somewhere to eat

Pub on the Prom

01493 842308

 
 
 
 
Wroxham Barns - fun for all the family

01603 783762

 
 
 
 

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