Looking forward to Christmas in King’s Lynn

There’s so much going on in King’s Lynn in the run-up to Christmas that there will be plenty of great reasons for visitors to Discover King’s Lynn this festive season. With fantastic Late-Night Shopping events, an enchanting Christmas market and the return of Father and Mother Christmas to their busy grotto, there will be some … Continued

Grotto bookings open for 2018

Father and Mother Christmas will be taking-up residence in their festive grotto in King’s Lynn town centre later this month. The couple will be based in the Vancouver Quarter shopping centre and booking is now open for West Norfolk parents to secure a free chat with them for excited youngsters who will also receive a … Continued

Halloween Trail Proves a Hit

Ghosts, ghouls and friendly-looking spirits were all wandering the streets of King’s Lynn on Wednesday as the popular Halloween-themed afternoon attracted crowds of visitors to the town. Children were invited to wear their best costumes and take part in the event which was organised by the Vancouver Quarter, West Norfolk Council and Discover King’s Lynn. … Continued

Big Top fun and games

The circus came to town for when a special workshop held here in the Vancouver Quarter was awash with big tops and glitter. Organised to coincide with Heritage Open Day in King’s Lynn, the event proved very popular and the hand-made circus sets were taken home by delighted youngsters who popped in to get crafty. … Continued

Young adventurer gets the winning bug

Young adventurer Olivia Chase now has everything she needs to continue her passion for all things nature after being awarded the ultimate mini beast explorer pack. The three-year-old was the winner of our Mini Beast Trail prize draw after she joined hundreds of little explorers searching high and low for eight creatures in the shopping centre last month. But the King’s Lynn … Continued

Festival Fun with Saturday Club

There was plenty of fun to be had in King’s Lynn with Saturday Club members joining the Festival Too excitement and getting creative with a free workshop. And there is still time to be a part of it with another free workshop in the Vancouver Quarter this Saturday (7) with another special, Festival Too Saturday … Continued

Father’s Day gifts galore at Saturday Club

King’s Lynn town centre was a hub of creativity when children were invited to make something special for Father’s Day at a free workshop. The Vancouver Quarter’s Saturday Club was open for new members on Saturday, June 16 and it was packed with youngsters busy making a brilliant gift in time for Sunday. “There were … Continued

Hanse fun, games and flags

A huge variety of flags joined the Hanse Festival parade in King’s Lynn after members of the Vancouver Quarter’s Saturday Club had another wonderfully creative session. The club met in the King’s Lynn shopping centre on Saturday morning where they enjoyed making their own flags ready to take part in Sunday’s festivities – the third … Continued

Easter Eggstravaganza

Easter was royally celebrated in King’s Lynn’s Vancouver Quarter when crowned children were among hundreds of families taking part in the annual Easter Egg Trail. Using specially-produced maps, youngsters turned super-sleuth on Saturday to find 15 giant Easter eggs which were hidden around the town centre. Each egg was displaying something unique which had to be noted … Continued

Putting Mother’s Day in the picture

Children showed their love for their mum during a free photo shoot by a professional photographer in the Vancouver Quarter at the weekend. The pop-up studio was situated next to Costa Coffee and opposite Wilko on New Conduit Street and ran from 10am to 4pm on Saturday – a week before Mothering Sunday. Families were then … Continued