21st March 2019 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Viking Festival – Day Of The Vikings
Saturday 30th March – Post Mill Centre
11.00pm to 4.00pm
The arrival of the Svartland Vikings, their band of warriors and family members. The Viking’s will be at the Post Mill Centre so come along to a meet them, ask questions and pose for a selfie. There will be a selection of crafts and goods stalls for you to raid and plunder.
– Svartland Viking Workshops
Experience the sights, sounds and smells of everyday ‘Viking Life’ and take part in their customs and traditions. A fantastic living history of authentic ‘Viking Age’ crafts, skills, games and pastimes.
– Viking Combat
Combat displays with battle-hardened warriors fighting with a variety of weaponry. Check out their authentic ‘Viking Armoury’ including swords, axes, shields. Test your strength against the mighty Svartland ‘Shield Wall’.
– Viking Falconry
Viking ‘Birds of Prey”, come and meet the real-life “Valkyries”.
– Crown a Viking
Competition to find the villages best dressed Viking boy and girl and crown them as the new Viking Chieftain & Queen of South Normanton.
– Viking Hog Roast
Feast and toast the Viking Gods with a delicious “Hog Roast”, fit for ‘Odin’. Available throughout the day for all to enjoy.