27th May 2018 to 29th May 2018
Muncaster Festival 27-29 May 2018!
Come along and soak up the carnival atmosphere on the Castle front lawn with something for all the family.
The festival culminates with the International Jesters Tournament held on the final day. Come along and watch this year’s hopefuls battle it out to win the prestigious title of Fool of Muncaster 2018, compered by current Fool Dizzy O’Dare.
Buy tickets below for 15% discount or alternatively pay entry at the gate on the day. Entry tickets are £1 more (50p more for children) than our regular general entry charges with lots of free extra entertainment provided. Friends of Muncaster have free entry to the Festival every day! Not a Friend yet?
What’s happening at Festival 2018?
Fun for all, lots of activities to intrigue and entertain and three great days out with a packed itinerary culminating in the hilarity of the Jesters Tournament on Tuesday. There will be a small charge for some activities. 2018’s lineup is still being finalised but in 2017 it looked like this:
The Astral Circus Big Top with shows and circus workshops,
Boom Dang Drum Band,
Blast Furness local orchestra,
Ben Gates Sound Sculptures,
Gacko and his Ukulele Workshops (Tues only),
Wild Dog Outdoors and SV Educational with Meet the Ancestors (Mon & Tues only),
Fairly Famous Family walkabout comedy entertainment and shows,
Maynard FlipFlap performing Monday and compere for the Jesters’ Tournament,
Archery with Independent Adventure,
Clip n Climb climbing wall,
The Estate Woodsmen with their ‘Seed to Seat’ woodworking exhibition,
Land Art for Kids workshops,
Also Food, drink and craft stalls.