Forthcoming Events at Ludlow Castle

 


 

Antiques Fair

 

Antiques Fair  Saturday 4th February 

in The Beacon Rooms of Castle House

 

Entry £1.00, children free. 

for further information www.centuryfairs.com

 

Car parking is signposted around town when entering Ludlow-  more information from  Graham on 07784485347


Antiques Fair

 

Antiques Fair  Saturday 15th April 

in The Beacon Rooms of Castle House

 

Entry £1.00, children free. 

for further information www.centuryfairs.com

 

Car parking is signposted around town when entering Ludlow-  more information from  Graham on 07784485347


Archaeology Discovery Week

 

Saturday 8th April - Saturday 15th April

 

Interested in Archaeology? Our resident Archaeologist Leon Bracelin will be on hand with activities. 

 

There will be Archaeology pits to dive into, tours and a talks in the Beacon Rooms on both Saturdays

During the rest of the week there will be tours and talks

 

A Victorian Treasure Hunt with clues leading to a prize

 

On Saturday 15th between 1.00pm and 4.00pm there will be a View & Attribution where you are encouraged to bring in their finds 

 

Normal Entery fee applies. There is a small charge for the Treasure Hunt

 

To find out more about Leon, visit his website www.archludlow.wordpress.com


Storm the Castle Duathlon

 

Sunday 23rd April

 

The Castle is open as normal for our visitors

 

Visit their website for information www.stormthecastleduathlon.com

 


Castle Closed for Marches Transport Festival Set Up

 

The castle will be closed on the following days for the set up and take down of the festival:

 

Wednesday 10th - Friday 12th

and Monday 15th May

Open for business again on Tuesday 16th May

 

 

 


Ludlow Spring Marches Transport Festival

 

Saturday 13th and Sunday 14th May

 

Please visit their website www.ludlowspringfestival.co.uk for details

 

The castle will be closed on the following days for the set up and take down of the festival:

 

Wednesday 10th to Friday 12th May

Monday 15th May


Family Medieval Entertainment

Monday 29th May - 10.00am - 5.oopm  Family Medieval Entertainment

 

The Freemen of Gwent will be in residence bring the castle to Medieval Life. There will be crafts, soldiers and knights having training sessions, dressing the Knight, fighting and archery including have a go archery if you feel brave enough

James the Jester from Chester

Junior Joust

Treasure Hunt

Medieval food display in The Great Hall bringing food to life with recipes for sale

Adults £7.00, Children £3.50, Family £20.00  (2 x adults 2 x children)


Antiques Fair

 

Antiques Fair  Saturday 10th June 

in The Beacon Rooms of Castle House

 

Entry £1.00, children free. 

for further information www.centuryfairs.com

 

Car parking is signposted around town when entering Ludlow-  more information from  Graham on 07784485347


Family Entertainment featuring Battle Heritage and the Heritage Cup

 

Monday 28th August - 10.00am - 5.00pm

 

Rain won't stop play....

The Knights of Battle Heritage are fighting to win the prestigious Heritage Cup regardless of the great British Summer!!

Arming the Knight Demonstrations

Live forge and weaponry talks

Living history village

Kris Katchitt, medieval Jester, Fire walker, eater and bed of nails

 

Activities for your participation include:

Jousting Arena (subject to dry weather only), junior joust, stocks

Have a go Archery- Shoot a Knight archery - face painting (extra charges)

 Treasure Hunts

 There is a hog roast and light refreshments or bring your own picnic

 

1 day ticket - Adults £7.00, Children £3.50, Family £20.00  (2 x adults 2 x children)

 

 


Castle Closed for the Ludlow Food Festival Set Up

 
 
The castle will be closed on the following days for the set up and take down of the festival:

Monday 4th - 7th September

Monday 11th - 12th September

Open for business as usual on 13th September


Ludlow Food Festival

 

 Friday 8th, Saturday 9th, Sunday 10th September 

 

Please visit their website www.foodfestival.co.uk for details 

 


Antiques Fair

 

Antiques Fair  Saturday 16th September 

in The Beacon Rooms of Castle House

 

Entry £1.00, children free. 

for further information www.centuryfairs.com

 

Car parking is signposted around town when entering Ludlow-  more information from  Graham on 07784485347


Shropshire Craft Guild in The Beacon Rooms

 

Saturday 21st and Sunday 22nd October in the Beacon Rooms 

Open 10 am - 5 pm Saturday and 10 am - 4 pm Sunday            

ADMISSION FREE


Antiques Fair

 

Antiques Fair  Saturday 4th November 

in The Beacon Rooms of Castle House

 

Entry £1.00, children free. 

for further information www.centuryfairs.com

 

Car parking is signposted around town when entering Ludlow-  more information from  Graham on 07784485347


Castle Closed for Medieval Fayre Set Up

 

Ludlow Medieval Christmas Fayre is taking over Ludlow castle for a glorious winter festival!

The Castle will be Closed:

Wednesday 22nd - Friday 24th November

Monday 27th November  to  Wednesday 29th November

Open for business as usual on Thursday 30th November


Ludlow Medieval Christmas Fayre

Saturday 25th & Sunday 26th November

Jesters, entertainers, archery, historical re-enactments create a medieval atmosphere for your Christmas shopping! You can buy all sorts of goodies for your christmas stocking Ludlow Castle Medieval Fayre from over eighty stalls presented by traders from across the UK as well as popular Ludlow traders, all dressed in medieval costumes. A great treat for all the family, in the glorious setting of medieval Ludlow Castle.  http://www.ludlowmedievalchristmas.co.uk/

 


Antiques Fair

 

Antiques Fair  on Saturday 9th December

in The Beacon Rooms of Castle House

 

 Watch this space for 2018 dates

Entry £1.00, children free. 

for further information www.centuryfairs.com

 

Car parking is signposted around town when entering Ludlow- further information from Graham on 07784485347