Visit Great Yarmouth Festival of Bowls - Sporting Event in Great Yarmouth, Great Yarmouth - Great Yarmouth

Visit Great Yarmouth Festival of Bowls


In 2024 our fabulous four week Festival of Bowls returns to Great Yarmouth from Sunday 25 August to Friday 20 September. 

The Festival of Bowls is the biggest outdoor open bowling event in the country, with more than 800 participants competing in men's, ladies and mixed teams for singles, pairs, triples and fours titles over four weeks of play at the Britannia Bowling Greens on Great Yarmouth seafront with tournaments in the following categories:

Men's Singles
Men's Pairs
Men's Triples
Men's Fours

Ladies Singles
Ladies Pairs
Ladies Triples

Mixed Pairs
Mixed Triples

​​Over 60's Open Singles
Over 60's Open Pairs

Under 21's Open Singles

Entries are open and close on 17 June. To enter online click on this link or to request a paper application email

Spectators always welcome around the greens with plenty of seating available.

Guide Prices

Free to spectate

Book Tickets Online



  • Parking with charge

Property Facilities

  • Dogs Accepted
  • Public toilets

Map & Directions

Visit Great Yarmouth Festival of Bowls

Type:Sporting Event

Britannia Bowling Greens, North Drive, Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, NR30 1ED

Tel: 01493 846107

Opening Times

Season (28 Aug 2024 - 20 Sept 2024)