St. George & the Dragon

Date

Sat 21 & Sun 22 Apr 2018 

Time

11am-5pm

Location

Beeston Castle 

Suitable For

Everyone

Two boys in costume

Dragon slayers wanted! Discover the legend of St. George, patron saint of both England and soldiers, as his story comes to life in the castle grounds. Bring the whole family to celebrate this great English hero – junior knights will love the hands-on fun, and history hunters of every age will enjoy cheering on our champion as he battles a mighty dragon.

Timetable of activities

11am Sword skills
Learn how to protect yourself from a dragon attack

11.30am Combat and drill display
Watch as our soldiers are put through their paces

12pm Medieval music with Myal Pyper

12.30pm St. George vs the Dragon!

1pm Meet St. George and the Dragon

1.30pm The Knight's Table
Learn about the dining and etiquette of medieval times

2pm The story of "how George got his name"
Followed by the chance to learn sword skills from St. George himself

3pm Archery display
Discover how soldiers used the fearsome medieval longbow

3.30pm St. George vs the Dragon!

4pm Meet St. George and the Dragon

4.30pm Medieval music with Myal Pyper

Prices

Type Price
Member (Adult) Free
Member (Child) Free
Member (Concession) Free
Member (Family) Free
Adult £8.90
Child, 5-15 years £5.35
Concession £8.05
Family £23.15

Price Notes

Ticket price includes entry to the event and the site.

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Address
Chapel Lane, Beeston, Cheshire, CW6 9TX
Location
Cheshire, North West

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