Hastings Medieval Festival

Medieval Combat, Brought To Life

  • A very unique 2 day festival celebrating the Sword Fighter on Labour Day weekend in Hastings (Ont. Canada)
  • Nowhere in the world will you find this many sword fighting styles together at one place. Each sword fighting group gets a time period at centre stage to talk about their form of sword fighting and show a demonstration of their style.  The styles that are represented are

2022 Tickets on Sale Soon

Things To Know

97 Elgin St, Hastings, ON K0L 1Y0


September 3 & 4 2022

Price Per PErson


  • General (13+): $7.50 + HST
  • Child (6-12)/Senior: $5 + HST
  • Family (2 General + 2 Child): $20 + HST

Multiple Sword Fighting Styles

    • LARP (Live Action Role Play)
    • SCA (Society for Creative Anachronism)
    • Fencing
    • HEMA (Historical European Martial Arts)
      • German
      • Italian
    • Vikings – 2 styles
    • Buhurt, also known as ACL (American Combat League) & HMB (Historical Medieval Battles)
    • Egyptian Stick Fighting
    • MACE (Medieval Armoured Combat Entertainment)
  • Some of these styles will have more than one groups representing them

Medieval Vendors and Artisans

Other groups/vendors/artisans/professionals attending the Festival

  • Merchants are there selling their wares
  • Artisans, such as blacksmith and chainmail makers are also there demonstrating their skills and selling their crafts
  • Special presentations by Musicians and Dancers
  • Special displays & demonstrations. Falcons and Reptiles.

2020 tickets are now on sale!

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