Costume competition – Entries are now closed!

Want to show off the hard work you put into your medieval costume at the Abbey Medieval Festival? Now is your chance with the costume competition returning for another year.

The competition will be held on Saturday and Sunday, and is open to patrons 16 years and older.

For more information, read our frequently asked questions and terms and conditions of entry, or contact the Program and Performance team.

To enter, please complete the costume competition application form.  Competition closes 2nd July. And we have some very special prizes.

Children’s costume parade

In addition to the costume competition, we will be hosting a costume parade for children aged 15 years and under. There is no need to submit an application. All you need to do is visit the Abbey Medieval Festival’s Information Stall during the festival weekend to register your child to participate.

Registrations will be open until 11:45 AM on Saturday and Sunday with the competition starting at our Pageant Wagon stage at 12:15 PM.

For more information, read our frequently asked questions and terms and conditions.

14th Century re-encampment group Companie Draco Routiers