St George's Day 2018
Hear swords clashing and the mighty roar of a dragon in celebration of St George's Day. Cheer for a gallant knight as he braves the legendary beast in an action-packed battle between good and evil. Watch a live joust play out before your eyes and join in the fun at one of England's finest medieval festivals.
St George's Day events 2018
Featured event: Wrest Park, Bedfordshire
Watch a sneak peek of what to expect from the annual Wrest Park St George's Festival. See why this is the biggest St George's Day event in the country with a celebration of England's history through the ages. A march of Roman soldiers, a live medieval joust and tea with Georgian ladies is just the beginning.
There's something for everyone to enjoy, whether you plan to slay a dragon or cheer from the sidelines.Buy tickets
St George's Day - Bolsover CastleSat 21 & Sun 22 Apr 2018
St George's Day - Richmond CastleSat 21 - Sun 22 Apr
St George's Day - Warkworth Castle, NorthumberlandSat 21 - Sun 22 Apr
St George's Day - Beeston Castle, CheshireSat 21 & Sun 22 Apr 2018
Who was St George?
He's England's patron saint and is associated with myth and legend, but little is known about the life of the real St George. The story of St George and the dragon is the best known surviving tale, but can you tell the fact from fiction?Find out more
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English Heritage members can attend many of our events for free, or for a reduced price throughout the year. Sign your family up today from £56 and start by bringing St George's Day to life.Join now