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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

BRICKLIVE BIG CATS Trail

Sat 1 - Mon 31 Aug 2020

Made up from a total of almost 750,000 bricks; the BRICKLIVE BIG CATS exhibition includes 12 awe-inspiring toy brick models – and allows visitors to get up close to some of the world’s most magnificent felines!

Greyhound Racing

Sat 15 Aug 2020

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

Summer Spectacular & Water Show 2020

Sun 16 Aug 2020

We are planning a unique 2020 Summer Special, which will include all of your favourite elements from our award winning show. Amazing acrobats, aerialists, daring stunts, dancers, swimmers and of course the world famous Water Spectacular.

Greyhound Racing

Mon 17 Aug 2020

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

Summer Spectacular & Water Show 2020

Mon 17 Aug 2020

We are planning a unique 2020 Summer Special, which will include all of your favourite elements from our award winning show. Amazing acrobats, aerialists, daring stunts, dancers, swimmers and of course the world famous Water Spectacular.

Summer Spectacular & Water Show 2020

Tue 18 - Sat 22 Aug 2020

We are planning a unique 2020 Summer Special, which will include all of your favourite elements from our award winning show. Amazing acrobats, aerialists, daring stunts, dancers, swimmers and of course the world famous Water Spectacular.

Greyhound Racing

Wed 19 Aug 2020

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

Wildlife Canoe Trails

Wed 19 Aug 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

Greyhound Racing

Sat 22 Aug 2020

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

Summer Spectacular & Water Show 2020

Sun 23 Aug 2020

We are planning a unique 2020 Summer Special, which will include all of your favourite elements from our award winning show. Amazing acrobats, aerialists, daring stunts, dancers, swimmers and of course the world famous Water Spectacular.

Greyhound Racing

Mon 24 Aug 2020

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

Summer Spectacular & Water Show 2020

Mon 24 Aug 2020

We are planning a unique 2020 Summer Special, which will include all of your favourite elements from our award winning show. Amazing acrobats, aerialists, daring stunts, dancers, swimmers and of course the world famous Water Spectacular.

Summer Spectacular & Water Show 2020

Tue 25 - Sat 29 Aug 2020

We are planning a unique 2020 Summer Special, which will include all of your favourite elements from our award winning show. Amazing acrobats, aerialists, daring stunts, dancers, swimmers and of course the world famous Water Spectacular.

Greyhound Racing

Wed 26 Aug 2020

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

Wildlife Canoe Trails

Wed 26 Aug 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

Greyhound Racing

Sat 29 Aug 2020

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

The Pantaloons' Twelfth Night

Sat 29 Aug 2020

Outdoor Theatre production of William Shakespeare's Twelfth Night by the ever funny Pantaloons.

Hemsby Herring Festival

Sun 30 Aug 2020

The Longshore Herring Festival returns to Hemsby beach in late August 2020 in celebration of the area's important fishing traditions and heritage.

Summer Spectacular & Water Show 2020

Sun 30 Aug 2020

We are planning a unique 2020 Summer Special, which will include all of your favourite elements from our award winning show. Amazing acrobats, aerialists, daring stunts, dancers, swimmers and of course the world famous Water Spectacular.

Greyhound Racing

Mon 31 Aug 2020

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

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