Indulge your competitive streak!

Try the  Medieval Festival Costume Competition – we have some great prizes! – We are taking submissions until 2nd July  – you still have time!

 

SATURDAY ITINERARY FOR FAMILIES

Have a look at some of our suggested itineraries to make your day as fun and as easy as possible.

 

9:30 – 10:15 Grande Parade at Castle Arena – this is a must see for  families and all visitors of the Abbey Medieval Festival, and is always full of lots of colour and pageantry.

10:15 – 10.45  Head down to the Jousting Arena to watch the Horse Exercise and Display.

10.45 – 11.15 Stay where you are and begin to watch the first Joust of the day.

11.15 – 12.15  Head over to the markets and stalls have a look around and enjoy and early lunch.

12.15 – 12.45  Make your way to the Pageant Wagon and enjoy the Children’s Entertainment and the Children’s Costume Parade.

12.45 – 1.15   Stay where you are and enjoy Domino the Jester’s Magical Circus Show!

1.15 – 2.00  Stick around and enjoy the last of the Children’s Entertainment (Children’s Stories with the House Troupe).

2.00 – 3.00  Then find your way to the Castle Arena and enjoy our 2.30pm Cannon Display.

3.30 – 4.00 Head over to 14th Century encampment (see map for location)  – and enjoy our Knighting Ceremony (Company of the Dove) starting at 3.30pm.

4.00 –  Enjoy the rest of your afternoon having a look around and possibly even having some afternoon tea…. Churro’s anyone? (yes, they are medieval!)

 

Book now to secure your tickets to this year’s Abbey Medieval Festival!

 

SUNDAY ITINERARY FOR FAMILIES

9.30 – 10.15 Grand Parade at Castle Arena – this is a must for all visitors of the Abbey Medieval Festival, and is always full of lots of colour and pageantry.

10.15 – 10.45 Head over to the Castle Arena and watch Katrina Kruse (Champion Horse Archer).

10.45 – 11.15 Check out the the Jousting Arena and watch the first joust of the day.

11.15 – 12.15  Next stop, may we suggest the markets and stalls for a look around and enjoy an early lunch.

12.15 – 2.00  How about the the Pageant Wagon and stay for the Children’s Entertainment which includes: Costume Parade,  Magical Circus Show and Children’s Stories.

2.00 – 2.30 Stay where you are to watch the Public’s Costume Competition.

2.30 – 3.30  Head over to the Encampment activities area and do the Soap and Lye Making.

3.30 – 4.30 Head back over to the Castle Arena and enjoy the Finale.

 

Book now to secure your tickets to this year’s Abbey Medieval Festival!