The Winteringham Festival Committee is delighted to release the details of the Winteringham Festival
To celebrate the 700th. Anniversary of the Winteringham Charter we will be holding a Medieval
themed “Fair” on Saturday 30th. September 2017 from 10.00am on the village playing field. This Fair will
form the centrepiece of numerous events that the committee has organised including Art and Photographic
Exhibitions, Concerts to suit all musical tastes that will be held in numerous locations within the village from
Friday 29th. September to Sunday 1st. October inclusive.
The medieval fair will include a full programme of swashbuckling for all the family including“Knights in Battle”, Birds of Prey, demonstrations of Medieval Crafts, Dancing and Music from the period provided by wandering Minstrels. Food and a bar will also be available and the village stocks may come to be well used for local felons.
Andrew Percy MP will unveil an reproduction of the Charter to invited guests including the Leader of North
Lincolnshire Council, Rob Waltham. This will be available for public viewing from mid day onward. A “sold
out” Medieval Banquet will be provided for the “Lord & Lady of the Manor”, villagers and friends of the
festival supplied by the world renowned Winteringham Fields in the evening at the Great Village Hall.
Festival events will be filmed to provide a future record of the celebrations of this historic event for
Winteringham. Members of the press are welcome to attend our events and report on our celebrations.
Please contact us if you would wish to film or provide TV/Radio coverage of our activities.
Further details may be viewed in our flyer shown below and we can provide you with a full programme of
events should this be required.