On Tour 2018

This is a more detailed list of the events, with locations, that we are attending in 2018.

Whittington Castle

28th & 29th July Whittington Multiperiod Reenactment event

A well attended Multi-Period event at this beautiful Castle near Oswestry.

Battle of Evesham

4th & 5th August Battle of Evesham

Crown Meadow, Evesham, Worcestershire, WR11 4ST

The venue will be the historic Evesham Crown Meadow with reenactment of the battle, stalls, entertainment, medieval tavern, beer, loads for kids and families to do and much more. As the Meadow is uniquely positioned in the heart of historic Evesham market town, it will also spill into the town itself benefitting local businesses and making sure this new National Level event is well attended and involves the local community.

 

M5 Multi period Reenactment, History Show

11th & 12th August M5 Multi Period Living History Weekend

Spetchley Park Gardens, Spetchley, Worcester, WR5 1RS

On the outskirts of Worcester, only minutes from the M5 motorway. At M5 Living History Show you will find acres of encampments bursting with history. With re-enactors covering Ancient Greeks, Medieval, Vikings, Napoleonic, American Civil War, WW1 and 2 and many more; and battles and displays throughout the day, there’s never a dull moment. The large traders’ area can supply you with anything from a new string for you longbow to a tasty burger. There is even a prefabricated 1940’s pub, The Wheatsheaf, serving real ale to visitors from any time period. As the summer holidays draw to a close, there couldn’t be a better family day out than a visit to M5 Spetchley Living History Show.

 

Herstmonceux Medieval Festival

25th - 27th August England's Medieval Festival

Herstmonceux Castle, Wartling Rd, Herstmonceux, East Sussex, BN27 1RN

England's Medieval Festival takes place every August Bank holiday weekend (last full three-day weekend in August) at Herstmonceux Castle, a 15th century moated castle in East Sussex, England. This three day festival is the largest of it's kind in the United Kingdom, and is a magical weekend for the entire family. Gates are open daily from 10am to 6pm. The Festival allows the visitor to step back in time, and experience the sights, sounds, and smells of the colourful Middle Ages. Each day of the Festival features full armour jousting, mounted skill-at-arms, falconry, archery, cannons, 100's of Knights in battle, a Kid's Kingdom, music, minstrels, jesters, puppetry, dancing, traders, living history encampments, food, drink and much more medieval mayhem. The Festival is accessible by vehicle, with ample free parking; by rail to Polegate Station with a Shuttle bus to the Castle and back. (approx. an hour south east of London by rail,  2 hours by vehicle)

 

Ancient Oak Medieval Fayre

1st - 2nd September Ancient Oak Medieval Fayre

Quy Country Park, Stow Cum Quy, Nr Cambridge, CB25 9AF

Step through the mists of time for the second Ancient Oak Medieval Fayre.
Our compere, Tom Dalpra, returns with his entertaining commentary and wit
introducing a host of entertainment including...

Devilstick Peat the jester, Horsemen of the Knight performing trick/stunt riding and jousting, Out on a Wing falconry, Pentacle Drummers,
Viking and Medieval re-enactment battles, Damian Clarke playing dulcimer and hurdy gurdy, Celtic handfasting, Children's playclay, Facepainting,

...and more to be confirmed.

Black Cat on a  Bridge

7th - 9th September Battle for Black Cat Bridge

Roves Farm, Sevenhampton, Wiltshire, SN6 7QG

Medieval event. An event to bring reenactors, traders and the public together. Black Cat would like to offer a weekend event that will comprise of different living history encampments bringing history alive for all ages. We are offering trade spaces for various stalls and items for both reenactment and public. We are hoping to offer different displays and presentations throughout the day.

 

Caldicot Castle, Viking and Medieval Festival

15th & 16th September Viking & Medieval Festival

Caldicot Castle, Church Rd, Caldicot, Monmouthshire, NP26 4HU

A full scale lavish extravaganza of all things medieval in the castle garden and Great Tower Field. Meet the Knights and Ladies of the court and talk to the skilled men at arms and trades people of the era.. See how people lived and worked from the times of the Vikings through to the Tudors. A particular highlight for the weekend is the full Viking Camp being set up on the ground. The Vikings are coming to Caldicot.. The date is 910 and the Vikings raid the Severn and kidnap the bishop of Archenfield. Come and see the battles they fought, then visit the Vikings camp where they will be celebrating with viking games, wrestling and a strongman competition. Then see all the daily crafts that were used with cooking, dyeing, smithing and traders . All their displays are 100% authentic (apart from our famed Kiddy Vike where your little warriors can train and fight the Vikings with foam weapons).

 

Wellifest Wellingborough

22nd & 23rd September Wellifest, Wellingborough

Croyland Gardens Park, Wellingborough, Northants

An annual celebration of Community, Art, Music, and Culture.
This years Festival will include elements of Steampunk, which is a colourful and fascinating genre that has grown out of Victorian Science Fiction and Fantasy - H G Wells, Jules Verne, Conan Doyle etc - and now encompasses Literature, Fashion, Music, Art, Film and TV - take a look at the current KitKat advert, and make a note of Peter Jackson's new blockbuster film coming out this December, Mortal Engines - it is VERY steampunk, following in the paths of Wild Wild West, League of Extraordinary Gentlemen, Hugo, The Golden Compass etc. 

 

Unconventional Market

6th & 7th October The Original Unconventional Market

Stantonbury Leisure Centre, Milton Keynes, MK14 6BN

Goths, Pagans, Steampunks, Larpers, Cosplayers, Re-enactors, Witches and Warlocks, Fae....everybody welcome!

 

 

Raglan Castle

27th & 28th October School of Magic

Raglan Castle, Monmouthshire, NP15 2BT

Calling all budding witches and wizards for enrolment at our School of Magic this Halloweentide. Don't forget your wands and broomsticks.

Unconventional Market

10th & 11th November West of England Unconventional Market

Yate Leisure Centre, Kennedy Way, Yate, South Gloucestershire, BS37 4DQ

Goths, Pagans, Steampunks, Larpers, Cosplayers, Re-enactors, Witches and Warlocks, Fae....everybody welcome!

In 2018, we traded at The Enchanted Market, Larpcon, Unconventional Market (West of England), Raglan Castle, ILHF Cressing Temple, Napoleanic Rifleman Whittington, Cowpie Country Fayre, Fairytales and Legends at Raglan Castle, Templecombe Medieval Pageant, Wellingborough Medieval Festival, Midland History Festival.

In 2017, we traded at What's Your Game; Napoleanic Rifleman Whittington; Glastonbury; Wartime in the Cotswolds; Forest Activities Festival; Medieval Whittington; Longhope Motor Show; Fairy Tales at Legends at Raglan; Templecombe; Blaenavon Steampunk; Tewkesbury Medieval; Ross Pirates; Asgardian Heathen; M5 Spetchley; South Wales Pirate; Herstmonceux; Middle Earth; Enchanted Boar; Dragondaze, Raglan Witches, Knight before Christmas 2, Brecon Father Christmas Experience.

In 2016, we traded at What's Your Game; Tewkesbury Medieval Festival; Whittington Castle, M5, and Caldicot Castle Multi Period Event; Beaumaris Medieval weekend, Middle Earth Festival, and South Wales Pirate Festival.

In 2015, we were regular traders at the GCCCP markets The Gate Streets, Gloucester, but these stopped in 2016.

2019

We already have already booked a few events for 2019.
These will be added soon.