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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

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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

The World Indoor Bowls Championships at Potters

Just 2020 World Indoor Bowls Championships

Fri 10 - Sun 26 Jan 2020

The Just 2020 World Indoor Bowls Championships return to Potters Resort at Hopton-on-Sea in Norfolk for 17 days between Friday 10th and Sunday 26th January 2020

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Greyhound Racing

Thu 23 Jan 2020

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

A Sparkle In Time

A Sparkle In Time

Thu 23 - Sat 25 Jan 2020

Bringing back the days of sparkle and glitz. A step through time with songs and dances from movies and musicals to get your toes tapping.

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Greyhound Racing

Sat 25 Jan 2020

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

Bon Giovi

Bon Giovi

Sat 25 Jan 2020

BON GIOVI are the World’s Premier look-alike and sound alike Tribute to the New Jersey rockers Bon Jovi.

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Greyhound Racing

Mon 27 Jan 2020

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

Rocketman

Rocketman

Tue 28 Jan 2020

Directed by Dexter Fletcher, starring Taron Egerton, Jamie Bell and Richard Madden. A musical fantasy about the fantastical human story of Elton John’s breakthrough years.

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Greyhound Racing

Thu 30 Jan 2020

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

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Greyhound Racing

Sat 1 Feb 2020

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

I, amdram

I, amdram

Sat 1 Feb 2020

In this solo performance, Maxwell makes a prodigal’s return to the musty vibrancy of amateur dramatics – her family’s consuming passion for 89 years and four generations.

American & Classic Car Display

American & Classic Car Display

Sun 2 Feb 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.

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Greyhound Racing

Mon 3 Feb 2020

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

Spacepots and Astrophotography Exhibition

Spacepots and Astrophotography Exhibition

Tue 4 - Sun 9 Feb 2020

To coincide with Star Night on 8 February, an exhibition of spacepots by Michelle Daniels - Potter and astrophotography by Shaun Reynolds and Chris Grimmer.

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Greyhound Racing

Thu 6 Feb 2020

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

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Greyhound Racing

Sat 8 Feb 2020

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

Star Night

Star Night

Sat 8 Feb 2020

Telescopes, talks and teas all evening with the friendly astronomers from Norwich Astronomical Society. Please feel welcome to bring your own telescope. Wrap up warm.

Knotted

Knotted

Sat 8 Feb 2020

Knotted are known for energetic live performances with plenty of sing-along opportunities. The sound and song style has often been compared to that of The Housemartins/­Beautiful South and Squeeze.

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Greyhound Racing

Mon 10 Feb 2020

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

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Greyhound Racing

Thu 13 Feb 2020

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

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Greyhound Racing

Sat 15 Feb 2020

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

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