Bolingbroke Back in Time – The Return of the King

Bolingbroke Back in Time – The Return of the King
12th and 13th August 2023
11am – 4.30pm
Bolingbroke Castle, Old Bolingbroke, Spilsby, Lincolnshire PE23 4HH

Prepare to be transported back in time as Bolingbroke Castle comes alive with the sights, sounds, and tastes of the medieval era during the much-anticipated event, Bolingbroke Back in Time.

The event, run by Heritage Lincolnshire in collaboration with the community group, Friends of Bolingbroke Castle, is an immersive experience that promises an unforgettable weekend of medieval re-enactments, captivating cookery and blacksmith displays and thrilling falconry exhibitions. Witness the medieval world come to life against the local gem and picturesque backdrop of Bolingbroke Castle in Lincolnshire.

The medieval re-enactment group, The Plantagenets, will be running a program of activity across Saturday and Sunday including archery displays, squire training, medieval dancing and much more!

Tracy Stringfellow, CEO of Heritage Lincolnshire said, “Bolingbroke Back in Time is a unique opportunity for visitors of all ages to step back in time and immerse themselves in the captivating world of the medieval era. This event embodies our commitment to preserving and celebrating our heritage, and we are delighted to collaborate with Friends of Bolingbroke Castle to bring this unforgettable experience to the community”

Friends of Bolingbroke Castle said, “We’re very excited to be holding this event again, it’s a great chance for the community to come together and celebrate this excellent piece of heritage on our doorstep as well as sharing it with people from further afield.”

You won’t want to miss the chance to win an adorable princess or knight teddy bear through the event’s raffle. Raffle tickets will be available each day for just £1 each, providing an opportunity to take home a charming souvenir of your medieval adventure.

Tickets for Bolingbroke Back in Time are on sale and can be purchased on the Heritage Lincolnshire website ( as well as on the gate at the event. Don’t miss your chance to be a part of this remarkable journey into the past.