Special Events

2018 Show Dates

Start Date: October 20, 2018
End Date: October 21, 2018

Back again, for 2018, the Timeline Festival will be bigger and more action packed than ever before.  This is one of our major showcase events, which brings over 300 historical reenactors to the castle to highlight living history, historical reenactment and Live Action Role Play (LARP).

Two full days of arena activities including the joust of war, medieval and Viking battles, mounted skill at arms displays as much more.  Outside the castle, there will be over 300m of living history villages, encampments, merchants and the HMB arena (Historical Medieval Battles)

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2018 Show Dates

Start Date: October 20, 2018
End Date: October 20, 2018

On the Saturday evening of Timeline we will be hosting a medieval feast in the beautiful Abbey restaurant.

Bring the family along to enjoy a scrumptious four course medieval feast. Amongst an array of culinary delights including feasting platters, seasonal soup, roast meats and veggie and something sweet to finish, we’ll also have entertainers performing medieval skits and games for the whole family throughout the night! You’ll leave feeling like royalty.

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2018 Show Dates

Start Date: December 1, 2018
End Date: December 2, 2018

The Baroque Horse Festival will be back againfor its 5th year running in December 2018 so be sure not to miss this awesome event.

The festival is all about celebrating the Baroque horses with Friesian, Andalusian, Warlander, Lusitano, and derivate breeds on display.

The event isn’t something people can see every day with the festival growing more and more each year. The festival will kick off with its annual parade followed by different Baroque themed displays such as Joust Of War, Horse Archery, Long reigning, Garrocha, Harness and different breed displays.

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2018 Show Dates

Start Date: December 1, 2018
End Date: December 1, 2018

On the Saturday evening of the Baroque Horse Festival we will be hosting a medieval feast in the beautiful Abbey restaurant.

Bring the family along to enjoy a scrumptious four course medieval feast. Amongst an array of culinary delights including feasting platters, seasonal soup, roast meats and veggie and something sweet to finish, we’ll also have entertainers performing medieval skits and games for the whole family throughout the night! You’ll leave feeling like royalty.

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