may, 2018

27may(may 27)10:00 am28(may 28)4:00 pmWar of the Roses weekendSUNDAY 27 - MONDAY 28 MAY

Event Details

The Sir John Saviles Household are back at Hoghton Tower for the third year running for two days of encampment, living history, demonstrations, drills and more! Great fun for all the family. The attendance of little knights in armour is encouraged.

Come along at 10am and stay all day to make the most of the admission fee of £5 per person (under 5s free). With free parking.
10am – Encampment opens
11am – First display and dancing
12 noon – First combat display, weapons talk, archery, guns
1pm – Lunch and walk around the encampment
2.30pm – Second combat display, weapons talk. Bill and kids’ bill.

Living history displays around the campsite will be open all day. Throughout the day, the arena will be used for weapons training. The event is a fundraising event for the Hoghton Tower Preservation Trust.

Please note:
The event takes place outdoors and will continue in the case of rain. The tea room will be open. Due to loud cannon shots throughout the day, dogs are not allowed for their own well being.


27 (Sunday) 10:00 am - 28 (Monday) 4:00 pm


Hoghton Tower


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