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JORVIK Viking Festival 2020

15th February - 23rd February 2020

JORVIK Viking Festival 2020

Visit York in February 2020 for an exciting programme of events, including living history encampments, markets, workshops, talks, tours and dramatic combat performances.

Highlights, 

Vikings in the encampment

15th February - 23rd February 2020

Viking Encampment

Meet the Vikings who have gathered in Jorvik!

Family Friendly,  Free,  Highlights,  Living History, 

March alongside the mighty Viking armies

22nd February 2020

March to Coppergate

Witness the mighty Viking armies march through York

Family Friendly,  Free,  Highlights,  Living History, 

We're looking for the most glorious beard in York

22nd February 2020

Annual Best Beard Competition

We're looking for the most glorious beard in York!

Family Friendly,  Free,  Highlights,  On Stage, 

Battle Spectacular in the Land of Darkness

22nd February 2020

Battle Spectacular in the Land of Darkness

Our breathtaking Festival finale

Evening Events,  Family Friendly,  Highlights,  Living History, 

Family friendly Strongest Viking Competition

22nd February 2020

Annual Strongest Viking Competition

Come and cheer on your favourite Viking champion

Family Friendly,  Free,  On Stage,