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Here you’ll find details of local events such as festivals, fairs, performances and special events in Downham Market and the surrounding villages.

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Sunday 25th February
  • Wereham Car Boot Sale and Cafe
    9:00 am - 1:00 pm Sunday 25th February
    | Wereham Village Hall  

    Last Sunday of each month. Car Boot plus cafe serving bacon butties, cakes, tea, coffee etc. Indoor table top space also available - £5 a pitch.
    For more details contact Colin on 01366 502281

Monday 5th March
  • The History of Castle Acre Priory
    1:30 pm - 2:30 pm Monday 5th March
    | Downham Market Library, 78 Priory Rd, Downham Market PE38 9JS, UK  

    A talk by Julie Enefer and Jo Murfitt of English Heritage. Tickets £3, refreshments included, payable on booking. Booking essential. For further information or to book contact the library on 01366 383073

Monday 12th March
  • Men's Shed Open Meeting
    2:00 pm - 3:30 pm Monday 12th March
    | Downham Market Library, 78 Priory Rd, Downham Market PE38 9JS, UK  

    Open to all and all welcome. Come along and find out more about our new Men's Shed and join in! Refreshments available. For further information call 07450655538

Saturday 17th March
  • Coding Club Taster
    10:30 am - 11:30 am Saturday 17th March
    | Downham Market Library, 78 Priory Rd, Downham Market PE38 9JS, UK  

    Come along for this Coding Club taster to try out some simple programming! This event is suitable for 8 to 11 year olds. Places are limited so booking is essential. For further information or to book call 01366 383073

  • Murder Mystery Event
    2:30 pm - 3:30 pm Saturday 17th March
    | Downham Market Library, 78 Priory Rd, Downham Market PE38 9JS, UK  

    Following on from the success of Bannocks and Blood…here’s another murder mystery afternoon, once again written by Ann Cleeves, but this time set in Northumberland. Tickets £5 per person (inc refreshments) Booking essential, call the library on 01366 383073

Sunday 18th March
Monday 19th March
  • The History of Castle Acre Priory
    1:30 pm - 2:30 pm Monday 19th March
    | Downham Market Library, 78 Priory Rd, Downham Market PE38 9JS, UK  

    A talk by Julie Enefer and Jo Murfitt of English Heritage. Tickets £3, refreshments included, payable on booking. Booking essential. For further information or to book contact the library on 01366 383073

Wednesday 21st March
  • Big Adoption Day - Downham Town Hall
    4:30 pm - 7:30 pm Wednesday 21st March
    | Downham Market Town Hall  

    Read more here: https://www.downhamweb.co.uk/big-adoption-day-downham-town-hall/

Sunday 25th March
  • Wereham Car Boot Sale and Cafe
    9:00 am - 1:00 pm Sunday 25th March
    | Wereham Village Hall  

    Last Sunday of each month. Car Boot plus cafe serving bacon butties, cakes, tea, coffee etc. Indoor table top space also available - £5 a pitch.
    For more details contact Colin on 01366 502281

  • Care Home Craft Fair
    10:00 am - 2:00 pm Sunday 25th March
    | High Haven, Howdale Rd, Downham Market PE38 9AG, UK  

    To raise money for the residents amenity fund which allows High Haven to provide entertainment and trips out for their residents.

Monday 26th March
  • Charles Darwin: A Life in Letters
    1:30 pm - 2:30 pm Monday 26th March
    | Downham Market Library, 78 Priory Rd, Downham Market PE38 9JS, UK  

    A talk by Sally Stafford of the Darwin Correspondence Project. Tickets £3, refreshments included, payable on booking. Booking essential. For further information or to book contact the library on 01366 383073 

Saturday 21st April
  • Annual Charity Ceilidh (Robert Foot Leukaemia Fund)
    7:30 pm - 11:00 pm Saturday 21st April
    | Downham Market Town Hall  

    Local Band 'Take the Floor' will provide live music. Tickets £10 (£5 for children of school age). Includes light supper. Bar and tombola. Tickets available from LEWKS or phone Mike/Wendy on 01945 780468 or Jan/Rodger on 01366 377612. Cheques made payable to Arthritis Research UK.

Sunday 29th April
  • Wereham Car Boot Sale and Cafe
    9:00 am - 1:00 pm Sunday 29th April
    | Wereham Village Hall  

    Last Sunday of each month. Car Boot plus cafe serving bacon butties, cakes, tea, coffee etc. Indoor table top space also available - £5 a pitch.
    For more details contact Colin on 01366 502281

Saturday 19th May
  • LEWKS 60s, 70s & 80s Disco
    7:30 pm - 12:00 am Saturday 19th May
    | Downham Market Town Hall  

    Tickets £10 each in advance only - no tickets on the door.  

    Disco by Phase One Roadshow and a licensed bar. 

    60s, 70s or 80s fancy dress encouraged. Strictly over 18s only. 

Sunday 27th May
  • Wereham Car Boot Sale and Cafe
    9:00 am - 1:00 pm Sunday 27th May
    | Wereham Village Hall  

    Last Sunday of each month. Car Boot plus cafe serving bacon butties, cakes, tea, coffee etc. Indoor table top space also available - £5 a pitch.
    For more details contact Colin on 01366 502281