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Festival Launch!

Friday 11 May, 9.00pm

Cathedral Close

Free event

This year’s Festival opens in spectacular style as carnivalesque drummers take over the streets and larger than life singing dolls transform Norwich city centre into a fantastical open air opera house.

Transe Express have delighted audiences around the world. Join the parade and be awed by the astonishing aerial finale of this musical celebration for the whole family.

Important information

Venue: Cathedral Close

This is a promenade event along pavements in the City Centre. The procession will cover around 1km / 0.5 miles. The event is expected to last around 75 minutes, of which the final 15-20 minutes will be stationary watching the aerial display. If you have any access queries please email

Transe Express

Mobile Homme

Tickets: This is a non-ticketed event

The Free Outdoor Programme is supported by The Paul Bassham Charitable Trust and The Geoffrey Watling Charity.

Image credits: Masthead © Ville De Dijon