Book a free photo shoot for Mother’s Day

To make Mother’s Day really special – why not book a picture with our resident professional photographer Matt Usher? We have again teamed-up with Matt to offer family photo shoots for free on Saturday, March 30, but spaces have to be booked in advance. The event is always incredibly popular and offers families a lasting … Continued

Dinosaurs roar into King’s Lynn as families enjoy the Jurassic Quarter

Hundreds of families flocked to the heart of King’s Lynn this weekend as we turned back the clock a few million years to be transformed into the Jurassic Quarter. More than 2,000 people took part in free activities on Saturday and Sunday during our inaugural Dino Weekend. Dexter the T-Rex was a popular attraction on … Continued

Lovely fun for Valentine’s Day

Families flocked to the heart of King’s Lynn at the weekend to make something special for a loved one ahead of Valentine’s Day. Love was very much in the air for visitors to the Vancouver Quarter’s special Valentine’s Day workshop on Saturday. Young visitors were able to create a gift for someone they love during … Continued

Dinosaur fun for Jurassic Quarter

We are turning back the clock a few million years to be transformed into the Jurassic Quarter over the weekend of February 23 and 24. There will be a whole host of activities to do in the heart of King’s Lynn on the Saturday starting at 10am on Broad Street, and make sure you keep your eyes pealed for … Continued

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