Up Helly Aa festival

Up Helly Aa – Viking History in Shetland – 25 January 2022

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One of Europe's largest fire and Viking festivals, Up Helly Aa has run almost every year since 1880 in Shetland the last Tuesday of January
Free State of Stellingen Festival Appelscha, Netherlands

Free State of Stellingen Festival, Netherlands. 17 – 19 September 2021

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This charming festival reclaims the time when the municipality of Ooststellingwerf  existed as a Free Nation from 1300 to 1500.
battle of the oranges

Ivrea Historic Carnival – Battle of the Oranges, February 2021 is Cancelled

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The battle of oranges with around half a million kilograms of oranges. in Ivrea Italy. A well organized Carnival steeped in history.
Charles Dickens Festival, Deventer

Charles Dickens Festival in Deventer, Netherlands. 11 – 12 December 2021

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Deventer brings the stories of Charles Dickens to life. Come and meet the many colorful characters from his works at this exciting festival.
jorvik viking festival 2020

Jorvik Viking Festival – York, England, February 2022

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One of the most atmospheric historical festivals of its kind. Jorvik Viking Festival explores the impact the Viking invasion had on Anglo-Saxon England.