List of historical reenactment events

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This is a list of historical reenactment events.

Comparison of events[edit]

Name Dates Location Period Hosts Based on Style
Battle of Hastings reenactment[1] October[1] Battle, England 11th century English Heritage Battle of Hastings Battle
Bristol Renaissance Faire July to September Bristol, Wisconsin, USA Renaissance n/a Renaissance Fair
Caldicot September Caldicot, Wales Middle Ages n/a Renaissance Fair / Battle
Cosmeston Cosmeston, Wales Middle Ages Cosmeston Medieval Village n/a Informal skirmishes
Civil War Remembrance Memorial Day weekend Greenfield Village, Dearborn, Michigan American Civil War Greenfield Village n/a Living history, tactical demonstrations
Dixie Days varies Mechanicsville, Virginia American Civil War local Sons of Confederate Veterans camps various battles Combat reenactment
East Anglia Medieval Fayre July, September (planned)[2] Bury St Edmunds, England Middle Ages Early Medieval Alliance n/a Renaissance Fair / Battle
Templecombe June Templecombe, England Middle Ages Early Medieval Alliance n/a Renaissance Fair / Battle
Battle of Tewkesbury reenactment 2nd weekend in July Tewkesbury, England 15th century Battle of Tewkesbury Battle
Redesdale Uprising – A Commission of Array September near Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, US 15th century Lord Grey's Retinue a commission of array Reenactment/ Living History
Rapska Fjera July 25 - July 27 Rab, Croatia Medieval/ Renaissance n/a n/a Renaissance Fair / Tournament
Siege of Groenlo reenactment October Groenlo, Netherlands 17th century Siege of Groenlo (1627) Battle / Fair
The Virginia Renaissance Faire Mid-May through Mid June; Weekends near Spotsylvania, Virginia, US 15th century Such stuff as dreams are made on. Reenactment/ Living History
Battle of Waterloo reenactment June Waterloo, Belgium 19th century Battle of Waterloo Battle



Russian Federation[edit]

  • Battle of Borodino (Borodino Museum, Mozhaysky district, Moscow oblast)
  • Defence of Moscow (Borodino Museum, Mozhaysky district, Moscow oblast)
  • Doushonovo Festival (Doushonovo Manoeuvres)
  • Bylinniy bereg (Kimry,Tver oblast).

South Africa[edit]

United Kingdom[edit]

United States[edit]


Renaissance Fairs[edit]



  1. ^ a b "Hastings 2006". The Vikings. Retrieved 2008-12-27. 
  2. ^ "East Anglia Medieval Festival". East Anglia Medieval Fayre. Retrieved 2008-12-27. 

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