St George's Day 2019
Immerse yourself in the story of England at the biggest, most action-packed St George's Day celebration in the country.
Witness the spectacle of swords clashing at Wrest Park on 27-28 April as you cheer for a gallant knight tackling the legendary dragon in a dramatic battle betweed good and evil. Watch a live joust play out before your eyes, wander through our Elizabethan living history encampment, and marvel at the might of a Roman infantry display.
WATCH THE LIVE ACTION UNFOLD
Take a sneak peek of what to expect from the annual St George's Festival at Wrest Park.
Discover why this is the biggest St George's Day event in the country, with a celebration of England's history through the ages that includes a live medieval joust, tea with Georgian ladies and a march of Roman soldiers.Book tickets
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Prepare for battle
Who was St George?
The story of England's patron saint in his battle against the legendary dragon is as iconic as his red and white flag. But like many early saints, very little is known about the details of his life.
Can you tell the fact from fiction? Check out our guide designed to help you explore the truth behind the legend of St George.Find out more