Forthcoming Town Events

All town events remain dependent on Government advice and COVID safety.

Community Cinema - Belfast (PG-13)

19 May 2022

Town Hall

A young boy and his working-class Belfast family experience the tumultuous late 1960s.


Tickets £3 from Town Council offices in advance or on the door.

Community Cinema - Belfast (PG-13)

Community Cinema - Encanto (PG)

30 May 2022 2.30pm

Town Hall

The Madrigals are an extraordinary family who live hidden in the mountains of Colombia in a charmed place called the Encanto. The magic of the Encanto has blessed every child in the family with a unique gift -- every child except Mirabel. However, she soon may be the Madrigals last hope when she discovers that the magic surrounding the Encanto is now in danger.


Disney's ground breaking animated film for younger audiences.


In conjunction with the Downham Market Festival Committee for Festival Week


Tickets £3 from Town Council offices in advance or on the door.

Community Cinema - Encanto (PG)

Community Cinema - West Side Story (PG)

30 May 2022 7pm

Town Hall

Lavish remake of the classic West Side Story.

In conjunction with the Downham Market Festival Committee for Festival Week


Tickets £3 from Town Council offices in advance or on the door.

Community Cinema - West Side Story (PG)

Queen's Platinum Jubilee

2 June 2022

Lighting of the Jubilee Beacon

A range of activities to celebrate the Queen's Platinum Jubilee including Lighting of the Beacon.


Join us at St Edmund's Church when we will taking part in the national celebrations - local choir Singers Inspired will sing 'Song for the Commonwealth',  Bugler will play 'Majesty' to introduce the lighting of the Beacon.


Jubilee Tart and cakes will be served during the event.

Queen's Platinum Jubilee

Jubilee Family Fun Day

5 June 2022

Town centre

Children's rides, Escape Room in a Box, music and fun for all the family.


Cafe in the Town Hall serving light refreshments and the Jubilee Tart, to a specially developed recipe just for the Jubilee.

Jubilee Family Fun Day

Community Cinema - Death on the Nile (12A)

16 June 2022

Town Hall

Belgian sleuth Hercule Poirot's Egyptian vacation aboard a glamorous river steamer turns into a terrifying search for a murderer when a picture-perfect couple's idyllic honeymoon is tragically cut short.


Tickets £3 from Town Council offices in advance or on the door.

Community Cinema - Death on the Nile (12A)

Community Cinema - Mothering Sunday (R)

14 July 2022

Town Hall

The story takes place on Mother's Day in 1924. Fir Mr. and Mrs. Evan give their housekeeper, Jane Fairchild (Odessa Young), the day off, as the couple are set to go to their neighbour's house to celebrate his engagement. The truth is Jane and the neighbour, Paul, have been having an affair for many years.


Tickets £3 from Town Council offices in advance or on the door.

Community Cinema - Mothering Sunday (R)

Craft Fair

24 September 2022

Town Hall

A craft fair open to all in the Town Hall 10am - 4pm


Stallholders should contact the Town Council on 01366 387770 or email info@downhammarkettc.co.uk for an application form.

Craft Fair

Craft Fair

19 November 2022

Town Hall


A craft fair open to all in the Town Hall 10am - 4pm


Stallholders should contact the Town Council on 01366 387770 or email info@downhammarkettc.co.uk for an application form.

Craft Fair

Craft Fair

27 November 2022

Town Hall

A craft fair open to all in the Town Hall midday-6pm


Stallholders should contact the Town Council on 01366 387770 or email info@downhammarkettc.co.uk for an application form.

Craft Fair

Christmas Lights Switch On

27 November 2022

Town Centre

Join us for the annual switching on of the Christmas Lights.

Christmas Lights Switch On