Chesterfield Medieval Market at Chesterfield Market
This event has finished
When: 30 Jul 2013
Opening hours: 9am-4pm
Website: Visit website
Chesterfield's famous outdoor market goes back to the Middle Ages for a day with stall holders in fancy dress, some selling goods, some with tombolas and games, as well as a ducking stool!
Entertainment includes a Medieval Encampment complete with knights, ladies, sword fights and skirmishes in the grounds of the 'Crooked Spire' Church, Medieval Beggars and lots more.
Take a trip up the Tower of the 'Crooked Spire' to see Chesterfield from the top, then catch a show from Heironymous Slop, the Court Jester in Rykneld Square.
Visit the fun fair or the spend some time at the Museum and meet a Medieval Miller.
Full programmes available on the day from the Visitor Information Centre (open 9 am-5 pm) or from the Information Stall in the Market Place.
Chesterfield Market Place
Chesterfield Market has no car park of its own, but is signposted from all town centre car parks. The directions below are to the nearest car parks.
Leave M1 at junction 29 and follow A617 to Chesterfield (approx 4 miles). At traffic
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