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Chesterfield Medieval Fun Day

Medieval fun day

Step back to the Middle Ages at the Chesterfield Medieval Fun Day.

The Market Place will be full of stalls selling a range of goods as well as fun and games for children also in the Market Square will be popular Proctor’s Fun Fair with a variety of rides and side shows.

Head to the Medieval encampment in the grounds of the Crooked Spire Church to see knights in battle or look out for the Medieval themed entertainment across the town centre.

Meet a Medieval Surgeon at Chesterfield Museum & Art Gallery, click here to find out more!

A great day out for all the family!

If you would like to book a stall click here

What’s on at the Chesterfield Medieval Fun Day

Fun Fair and Stalls – Market Place
10am – 5pm

Open Day – Crooked Spire Church
10am – 4pm

Hunt the Chesterfield Sprite – Crooked Spire Church
10am – 3pm (church closes at 4pm)

Meet a Medieval Surgeon – Chesterfield Museum
10am – 4pm

Medieval Encampment – Crooked Spire Church
10am – 4.30pm

Dragon and Knight – Market Place  
11.30am – 12noon, 1.15pm – 1.45pm and 2.30pm – 3pm

Tower Tours – Crooked Spire Church
10am, 11am, 12pm, 1pm and 2pm
Adults £6, Children £4

Medieval Beggars – Market Place and Burlington Street
10.30am – 11am, 11.30am – 12 noon, 1.30pm – 2pm and – 3.30pm

Troop marches – Crooked Spire Church Yard to Market Place 
11am – 11.20am  and 1.30pm – 1.50pm

The Tales of Robin Hood Puppet show – Burlington Street 
11.15am – 11.45am, 12.45pm – 1.15pm and 3pm – 3.30pm

Court Jester – Rykneld Square 
11.30am – 12 noon, 1pm – 1.30pm, 2.15pm – 2.45pm and 3.30pm – 4pm

Skirmishes – Crooked Spire Church Yard 
12.30pm – 12.50pm and 2.30pm – 2.50pm

Raddle the Jester and Maiden – Market Place 
10.45am – 11.15am, 12noon – 12.30pm, 1.30pm – 2pm and 3.15pm – 3.45pm

This programme is subject to last minutes changes.

Videos and pictures from the Medievial Fun Day in previous years can be found below.

Medieval Fun Day - Living History

Medieval Fun Day - Jestor


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