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Sat 21 & Sun 22 Apr 2018
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
|Child, 5-15 years||£5.35|
Ticket price includes entry to the event and the site.