Battle Of Evesham

 

Medieval Programme page

 

Time

Display / Activity

Location
 

Saturday 8th August

10.00

Medieval Festival opens

Crown Meadow

 

Guided walking tour around Abbey Park

Almonry Museum, Abbey Road
11.00

Parade

Church Yard and Market Place
12.00

Falconry display

Main Arena

 

From Magna Carta to Battle of Evesham

Performance Area

 

Have a go at shooting a mini-trebuchet

Mini Arena
 

Guided walking tour around Abbey Park

Almonry Museum, Abbey Road
 

The Alternative Battle Walk*

Market Square
12.30

Medieval artillery, archery and throwing weapons

Main Arena

 

Medieval Music

Performance Area
 

The dressing of a knight for battle

Mini Arena
 

Talk and book signing with writer Steve Roberts

Displays Yurt
13.00

Barons at war, 1215

Main Arena
 

Medieval cooking and food

1265 Living history encampment
13.30

Equestrian display of hunting skills and skills-at-arms

Main Arena
 

How to treat wounded soldiers

Performance Area
 

C13th fashion show

Mini Arena
 

Talk and book signing with author Marc Morris - Edward and Henry's story

Displays Yurt (Sat only)
14.00

Walk through a medieval battle

Main Arena
 

Arms, armour and weaponry 1066-1487

Mini Arena
 

The Alternative Battle Walk*

Market Square

 

Guided walking tour around Abbey Park

Almonry Museum, Abbey Road
14.30

Falconry display

Main Arena
 

Medieval dancing

Mini Arena
 

From Magna Carta to Battle of Evesham

Performance Area
15.00

De Montfort's last stand - The Battle of Evesham 1265

Main Arena

15.30

The History of Witchcraft in England, talk*

Red Lion Pub, Market Square
15.45

Main Arena Finale: Grand parade,

Main Arena
16.00

How to treat wounded soldiers

 
 

Medieval music

Performance Area
 

Have a go at shooting a mini-trebuchet

Mini Arena
 

Guided walking tour around Abbey Park

Almonry Museum, Abbey Road
17.00

Event closes

Crown Meadow
19.00

Crime and Punishment in Evesham, talk*

Red Lion Pub, Market Square
21.00

Betsy Harmony - Jazz and Swing music

Raphael's Restaurant, Hampton Ferry, Boat Lane
21.30

The Award Winning Evesham Ghost Walk*

Spiritus, High Street
 

Sunday 9th August

10:00

Guided walking tour around Abbey Park

Almonry Museum, Abbey Road
11.30

Living history commences

 
  Equestrian display

Main Arena

 

Medieval music

Performance Area
 

Have a go at shooting a mini-trebuchet

Mini Arena
12.00

As Saturday 8th

 
17.00

Event closes

Crown Meadow
19.00

Crime and Punishment in Evesham, talk*

Red Lion Pub, Market Square
21.30

The Award Winning Evesham Ghost Walk*

Spiritus, High Street, TC

*contact Spiritus for information and booking – 01386 442443

 

The historical displays are arranged and directed by EventPlan Limited on behalf of the Battle of Evesham Festival.

Programme subject to change.

For more information about the re-enactment groups, please click here.

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