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This is a list of confirmed society events (excluding school visits), where you can see battle re-enactments and demonstrations of dark age crafts and everyday life. (Events are organised by our parent society The Vikings and it's member groups.)
Sat 21 Jul 2018
Avalon Marshes Archaeology Open Day
Avalon Marshes Centre. near Glastonbury, Somerset
The centre have recently built a roman villa and a saxon longhall. The Vikings will have living history displays and demonstrations of crafts of the Viking / Saxon period in the longhall as well as an arena for combat displays.
Sat 21 - Sun 22 Jul 2018
Heysham Viking Festival
The annual Heysham Viking Festival is back for a third year bigger and better than ever.
Wander around the living history encampment where you can encounter Viking craftsmen, storytellers and warriors and, perhaps, even get to hold a real sword or axe, and try on a helmet or iron shirt of mail. In the arena see warriors demonstrate the use of the fearsome Viking weapons, and at 3:30pm on both days watch as the Saxons, together with their Scottish allies, defend their land against the great Viking leader Ragnall, on his way to conquer York.
Open from 10:30am to 5pm. Admission free.
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