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Bosworth Medieval Festival: 2019

Saturday 17th August - Sunday 18th August, 10:00 am - 5:30 pm

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Bosworth Medieval Festival: 2019

A full weekend for all the family!

Tickets are available online for Saturday and Sunday , in person from the Ticket Office (open 7 days a week from 10.00 am to 5.00 pm) and by calling 01455 290429 (open 7 days a week from 10.00 am to 5.00 pm)

Programme of timed events for both days. See separate event listings for our author talks.

10.00 Event Opens
10.30 – 11.00 Arming a Knight demonstrations in the living history camps.
11.00 – 11.30 The Battle of Barnet (1471) re-enactment
11.00 – 11.30 Storytelling puppet show
11.30 – 11.50 Jester fire performance
11.30 – 12.00 Bosworth Bitesize presentation
11.45 – 12.15 Mounted Military Skill at Arms display
12.00 – 12.30 15th century fashion show
12.00 -12.30 Learn to be a squire at Knight School
12.15 – 12.45 Falconry display
12.30 – 13.00 Medieval dance session
12.40 – 13.10 Bosworth Bitesize presentation
12.45 – 13.15 Storytelling puppet show
13.00 – 13.30 Have a go war bill training
13.30 -14.00 Jester escapology performance
14.00 – 14.30 Learn to be a squire at Knight School
14.00 – 14.30 Storytelling puppet show
14.00 – 14.30 Artillery display
14.30 – 15.00 Jousting display
15.00 – 15.30 DIY Battle of Bosworth
15.00 – 15.45 Arming a knight presentations
15.30 – 15.45 Children’s Fancy Dress Competition
15.58 – 16.00 Two-minute silence to remember all those who died at Bosworth
16.00 – 16:40 The Battle of Bosworth re-enactment (with cavalry and cannon).
16.50 – 17.15 Jester fire performance

Tickets are valid for both days but you need to purchase one for either day:  

  • Adult: £17.50
  • Concession (Senior, Student and Disabled / Special Needs): £15.00
  • Child (3 to 15 years old): £9.00
  • Under 3s & accompanied carers FREE

Family tickets;

  • Family of 2 (1 adult & 1 child): £23.00
  • Family of 3 (2 adults & 1 child): £39.00
  • Family of 4 (2 adults & 2 children): £48.00

Group Tickets (10 or more tickets purchased in one transaction)

  • Adult: £14.00
  • Concession (Senior, Student and Disabled / Special Needs): £12.00
  • Child (3 to 15 years old): £7.20
  • Under 3s & accompanied carers FREE

Tickets to the event will include parking,  two large scale battle re-enactments, jousting and armour mounted skill at arms display, artillery display, fashion show, falconry, children’s games and activities, large living history camp to explore, have a go Battle of Bosworth and bill drill, a jester and puppeteer storyteller, knight school sessions, guided exhibition tours and a medieval market.  A series of author talks is also available for an extra fee.

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