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Civil War Re-Enactment
August 4 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Civil War Re-Enactment at Ford Park – Living History Camp, Military Displays and Skirmishes
Step back in history and experience the life and times of the English Civil War period, portrayed by the oldest re-enactment society in the world, the Sealed Knot.
View camp life in the English Civil War including C17th skills, crafts and fine dining demonstration, pike displays, musket displays, artillery displays and military skirmishes, plus family activities and local food BBQ on the field. There will also be well-known storyteller Taffy Thomas performing on the Saturday.
Supported by Ulverston BID, we are delighted to be able to bring this fantastic event to Ulverston on Saturday 4th and Sunday 5th August (11am-4pm). Tickets are now available to purchase online (click tab below) AND tickets will be available on the gate *Please note, tickets are non-refundable.
**SPECIAL OFFER FOR LOCAL FAMILIES** We know the summer holidays can be expensive for many families, so we are offering a special ticket for our Civil War Re-enactment for local families.
A discounted local family ticket costing £10 will be available to purchase from Monday 30th July until Friday 3rd August – offering up to two adults and three children the chance to experience the life and times of the English Civil War period. ** This half-price ticket is only available as advance purchase and can be used at the event on either Saturday 4th or Sunday 5th August. To purchase, please call 01229 581666 or call into the Ford Park office – proof of address must be shown. This offer is not available online **
*Parking at the event – Due to restricted access to the park during this event, there will be no parking available at Ford Park. People attending the event are encouraged to walk, use public transport or, thanks to the kind support of Booths Supermarkets, use the car park at Booths in Ulverston.