Saturday 14th July

GREAT YARMOUTH RACECOURSE

11am – 6pm

 

An action packed day of Fun for all the family!

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FEATURED ATTRACTIONS

The Cavalry of Heroes

MEDIEVAL JOUSTING & STUNT DISPLAYS

We are privileged to be joined by The Cavalry of Heroes this year who will be performing two high energy medieval jousting and stunts shows for your enjoyment! It’s sure to be a thrilling show you wont want to miss… Come and cheer on your favourite Knights as they joust for their lives against the infamous Dark Knight!

An amazing family friendly show that is full of action, trick riding and stunts, skilfully performed by the gallant Knights in shining armour and their stunning horses.

SCIENCE BOFFINS

FUN SCIENCE EXPERIMENTS AND DEMONSTRATIONS!

Get hands-on with science and have a go at some super cool experiments! The Science Boffins provide amazingly fun and educational science displays with jaw dropping scientific experiments that you can join in with and mind blowing demonstrations giving your children an unforgettable experience! They will be sure to make the day go off with a BANG!

Experiments & demonstrations may include: Crazy Reactions, Slime & Polymers, Electricity & Static Electricity, Light, Sounds, Heat, Magical Science and many many more! Guaranteed to be a fantastic, enjoyable and perfectly safe experience, supervised by Science Boffins who are all fully trained.

The Foolhardy Folk Circus

 

CIRCUS SHOW & WORKSHOP

Roll up, roll up… the Circus is in town! Come and see East Anglia’s favourite clowns, the fantastic Foolhardy Circus as they perform their spectacle of breathtaking circus skills and some very silly clowning around that is sure to captivate and entertain! A rip-roaring feast of laughter and jollity featuring some incredibly talented artistes.

You will also get the chance to learn some Circus skills yourself! Using traditional circus props you can try juggling, diablo, tightrope, devil sticks, unicycle, balance poles, Pedal Gos, Fun Wheels, and plate spinning! All taught by professional circus artistes who have spent over 20 years teaching and performing.

Kimmy's Mobile Petting Zoo

 

MEET SOME AWESOME ANIMALS!

Kimmy’s are bringing a wonderful menagerie of exotic animals to the Fun Day who love would love to meet you! A fascinating and educational experience awaits where you can see and interact with the animals.

Their animals include: Raccoon, Chinchilla, Meerkats, Skunk, Sugar Glider, Pygmy Hedgehog, Armadillo, Whites Tree Frog, Bearded Dragon, Tortoises, Leopard Gecko, Crested Gecko, Chameleon, Boa Constrictor, Royal Python, Giant Land Snail, Leaf/ Stick Insect, Millipede, Scorpion, Tarantula, Hissing Cockroach and Praying Mantis! Interactions will vary depending on each individual species but may include; stroking, holding, touching or feeding.

FEATURED ATTRACTIONS

The Cavalry of Heroes

MEDIEVAL JOUSTING & STUNT DISPLAYS

We are privileged to be joined by The Cavalry of Heroes this year who will be performing two high energy medieval jousting and stunts shows for your enjoyment! It’s sure to be a thrilling show you wont want to miss… Come and cheer on your favourite Knights as they joust for their lives against the infamous Dark Knight!

An amazing family friendly show that is full of action, trick riding and stunts, skilfully performed by the gallant Knights in shining armour and their stunning horses.

 

 

SCIENCE BOFFINS

FUN SCIENCE EXPERIMENTS AND DEMONSTRATIONS!

Get hands-on with science and have a go at some super cool experiments! The Science Boffins provide amazingly fun and educational science displays with jaw dropping scientific experiments that you can join in with and mind blowing demonstrations giving your children an unforgettable experience! They will be sure to make the day go off with a BANG!

Experiments & demonstrations may include: Crazy Reactions, Slime & Polymers, Electricity & Static Electricity, Light, Sounds, Heat, Magical Science and many many more! Guaranteed to be a fantastic, enjoyable and perfectly safe experience, supervised by Science Boffins who are all fully trained.

The Foolhardy Folk Circus

CIRCUS SHOW & WORKSHOP

Roll up, roll up… the Circus is in town! Come and see East Anglia’s favourite clowns, the fantastic Foolhardy Circus as they perform their spectacle of breathtaking circus skills and some very silly clowning around that is sure to captivate and entertain! A rip-roaring feast of laughter and jollity featuring some incredibly talented artistes.

You will also get the chance to learn some Circus skills yourself! Using traditional circus props you can try juggling, diablo, tightrope, devil sticks, unicycle, balance poles, Pedal Gos, Fun Wheels, and plate spinning! All taught by professional circus artistes who have spent over 20 years teaching and performing.

Kimmy's Mobile Petting Zoo

MEET SOME AWESOME ANIMALS!

Kimmy’s are bringing a wonderful menagerie of exotic animals to the Fun Day who love would love to meet you! A fascinating and educational experience awaits where you can see and interact with the animals.

Their animals include: Raccoon, Chinchilla, Meerkats, Skunk, Sugar Glider, Pygmy Hedgehog, Armadillo, Whites Tree Frog, Bearded Dragon, Tortoises, Leopard Gecko, Crested Gecko, Chameleon, Boa Constrictor, Royal Python, Giant Land Snail, Leaf/ Stick Insect, Millipede, Scorpion, Tarantula, Hissing Cockroach and Praying Mantis! Interactions will vary depending on each individual species but may include; stroking, holding, touching or feeding.

GET INVOLVED

BOOK A STALL

With a footfall of thousands why wouldn’t you want to have your stand at the Great Yarmouth Family Fun Day! Rates for pitches are very reasonable, with all fees going to a good cause. We also have a policy of limiting stands and stalls of particular types to ensure their is no competition. As such it is first come, first served to contact us ASAP!

BE A SPONSOR

Become a sponsor and you can support a growing local event that entertains hundreds of families while raising desperately needed funds for a very worthy cause. There are so many options available to suit all budgets. This a great opportunity for your brand to reach thousands of local people attending the event and also thousands more via our marketing campaign.

VOLUNTEER

Would you be interested in volunteering for the fun day? The event is growing each year and we are always on the lookout for community minded individuals to join us and help us make sure the fun day is a big success. On the day there are many jobs to be done, helping guests with directions, litter picking, blowing up balloons, handing out programmes… to name but a few!

HOW TO GET TO THE FUN DAY

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STREET ADDRESS

Great Yarmouth Racecourse
Jellicoe Road
Great Yarmouth
Norfolk
NR30 4AU

 

BY CAR

The Racecourse is situated to the north of Great Yarmouth towards Caister. From the North and Midlands the Racecourse can be reached via the A47, the main Southern approach roads are the A11 (joining the A47 South of Norwich) and the A12/A47 via Colchester, Ipswich and Lowestoft.

BY TRAIN

Great Yarmouth railway station is approximately 1 mile from the Racecourse and serves mainline services via Norwich. From here it is around a 10 minute taxi ride, or you can walk into Great Yarmouth and get on a number 4 or 8 Bus.

BY BUS

First Bus run services which stop just a few minutes walk from the racecourse. Either the number 4 or 8 bus will take you there. From the Market Gates bus station in Great Yarmouth town centre it is an approx 15 minute journey, picking up from Stand E.

 

Event organised and promoted by J. Sinclair in aid of Batten Disease Family Association UK. Charity Number – 1084908.

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