Whittington Castle
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 Whittington Castle Events

 The Castle does its best to provide a list of events throughout the year.  From Easter Egg hunting, Car Boot Sales, Family Fun days to Medieval Re-enactment.

Our largest event each year is the Historia Normannis Medieval 3 Day event which takes place each year over May Bank Holiday Weekend.




Whittington Castle Events 2016 so far 26th-27th March Napoleonic Living History Event. £2 per adult and £1 per child entrance. Over 40 Re-enactors, set programme. Open 10-4pm each day.

27th-28th March Easter Egg Hunt Trail. £1 per child. Collect your trail sheet to win your Easter treat.

17th April House of Blackstar – Living History Day.

30th April-2nd May Norman Invasion of the Castle – large 3 day event. Over 200 Norman Invaders to the Castle. Paid entrance open 10-4pm each day. Set programme.

15th May House of Blackstar – Living History Day.

29th May Outdoor Shakespeare – Festival Players present “Hamlet”

12th June House of Blackstar – Living History Day.

26th June Planthunters Fair

30th-31st July – Multi Period Living History Weekend

21st August – Teddy Fun Day

18th September House of the Blackstar – Living History Day

*2nd or 9th October – Green/Harvest Event at Castle

*6th-16th October – Wrexham Art Group Exhibition

25th-29th Oct Ghost Tours

30th October Halloween daytime

31st October Halloween evening

*27th November – Christmas Gift Fair at Community Centre – still to confirm

11th & 18th Dec Grotto

* Items still to confirm

Still to add Car Boot Sales to this list

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