Events Diary

Welcome to Historic UK’s Living History Events Diary! One of the most enjoyable ways to experience history first hand is to attend one of the many Living History re-enactments taking place this year. Simply scroll down for details of just some of the excellent events taking place around Britain.

To discover what it is like to become a re-enactor, read Jay Derby’s blog, ‘A Re-enactor’s Story‘.

D-Day 80th Anniversary Commemorative Event

8th to 9th June 2024 at Eden Camp Modern History Museum, Malton, North Yorkshire. Join us at Eden Camp as we commemorate the heroes of history on the 80th anniversary of D-Day.

Medieval Jousting

22nd and 23rd June 2024 at Chiltern Open Air Museum, Newland Park, Gorelands Lane, Chalfont St Giles, Buckinghamshire. Experience the excitement of medieval jousting.

Chalke History Festival

24th to 30th June 2024 at Broad Chalke, Salisbury, Wiltshire. All the sights, sounds and smells of living history from the Stone Age to World War Two…and much, much more.

Dunsford Village Show

29th June 2024 at First right on B3212 after Briton St Lane, Dunsford, Exeter, Devon EX6 7ED. Dunsford Village Show with Civil War living history .

1924 Garden Party

29th and 30th June 2024 at Paycockes House, Coggeshall, Essex. Step back in time to the Roaring Twenties..

Bruce Festival

13th July 2024 at Glebe Park, Maybole, South Ayrshire. Celebrate the 750 anniversary of the birth of Robert The Bruce…

Queen Bebba in Residence at Bebbanburg

27th to 28th July 2024 at Bamburgh Castle, Bamburgh, Northumberland. Join Queen Bebba in residence at Bebbanburg…

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