Need to convince your family to join you in Medieval Times?

How to convince your family to come to the Abbey Medieval Festival

Here’s the good news…there’s no convincing required!

An immersive medieval environment, delicious food and drink, shopping, gorgeous handmade crafts and thrilling live sports! Who wouldn’t love it?!

The festival has activities for every member of the family and for all ages.

However, should your family need that extra little push, here’s a few gems you can mention;

Jousting, sword fighting and archery!

Who can resist these timeless, noble sports?! And for all those with little brothers out there, you can show them Turkish Wrestling…the origins of WWE!

The pièce de résistance of our displays will be the Jousting Championships, where you will see who’s lance will reign supreme! Watch from our grandstands to get a first class view. Tickets can be purchased online.


Everybody loves feasting on fresh, delicious foods cooked over open fires!
In addition to our yummy street fare, we also have two magnificent banquets in our great hall which will be a wonder to behold! Tickets can be purchased online, but be quick, our banquets are renowned across the lands!


The festival is a bright, joyful experience and one that you won’t soon forget. There is so much to see and do at the festival, it’s impossible not to swept up in the levity of it all!

Best of all, you don’t have to be well versed in medieval history to enjoy the fun.

So gather the family up and come along for a great day of history and culture that you will all enjoy! Get your tickets now to ensure you don’t miss out on this fabulous weekend.