Great Yarmouth saves its biggest festivals until September. The Great Yarmouth launches onto South Quay for a weekend at the start of September with the opportunity to go aboard some stunning ships and onshore, displays of maritime related crafts, artwork and heritage are on view with shanty folk music, beer, Hemsby herrings, bloaters and other delicious food to enjoy. Children's activities and Norfolk Militia displays, brass band performances and folk music ensure there's entertainment all day long.. The Greater Yarmouth area hosts a number of fun, family-friendly festivals and outdoor events throughout the year, including the Wheels Festival, the Maritime Festival, the Out there Festival and the Great Yarmouth Bowls festival.. Holly Tree Resort - read reviews, look at the photos and get great deals. Book the Holly Tree Resort with Expedia now and save!.