This season's events

The Household attends a variety of events throughout the year. Below you will find all the events we will be attending in the coming year. You can also see our past events here

Events for 2019
Name Date Event Description Location
Lincoln Castle Tournament 22-23 June 2019 The Household will provide a large living history encampment as well as knights and soldiers to take part in a tournament of prowess and strength. Lincoln Castle, Lincolnshire
Normans at Hedingham Castle 20-21 July 2019 The Household will be providing knights, soldiers and a living history encampment showing the disclipline and ferocity of the Normans in 1066 alongside our good friends The Conroi who are providing mounted Norman cavalry. Hedingham Castle, Essex
Kenilworth Castle Tournament 25-26 August 2019 The Household are defending the walls of Kenilworth Castle in the name of Simon de Montfort against the forces of King Henry III during the siege of 1266. However, as this is the longest siege in English medieval history, the attackers and defenders have arranged a tournament to demonstrate the knightly skill of the opposing sides. You can be sure that this will not be a plaisance! Kenilworth Castle, Warwickshire
The Marshal's Music at Medieval Music in the Dales 7-8 September 2019 The Household will provide living history demonstrations whilst inhabiting Bolton Castle during the fantastic Medieval Music in the Dales event (https://www.medievalmusicinthedales.co.uk/). This year marks the 800th anniversary of the death of William Marshal and the festival will commemorate the different areas of his life through period music and The Household's performances. Bolton Castle, North Yorkshire
The Battle of Hastings 12-13 October 2019 The Household will be providing Norman knights and soldiers at this reenactment of The Battle of Hastings in 1066, one of the most important dates in British history. Battle Abbey, East Sussex
The Robin Hood Pageant 19-20 October 2019 The Household will be providing Prince John, the Sheriff of Nottingham and the garrison of Nottingham Castle as well as a living history encampment at this long-running event at its new venue whilst Nottingham Castle is under redevelopment. Newstead Abbey, Nottinghamshire