Stafford Castle events 2020


Have a go Archery 

1st sunday of the month 

april then June-october


6 arrows £2

no booking necessary



Easter dinosaur egg hunt

sunday 12th april 

11am - 4pm

The dinosaurs have taken over the Castle once again!

Can you find all of the dinosaur eggs?

If you do you will get an Easter surprise!

Children's colouring competition £2

No booking necessary.

Free admission into the visitor centre and castle.








wildlife and country craft fair

sunday 17th may




We have Birds of prey flying displays around the inner bailey,  An Exotic zoo, Petting Ponies, Ferrets, Bats and Bees.

Childrens outdoor games area

Free Childrens planting seeds activity

Meet experts from the wildlife trust, RSPB, Badger Conservation, Staffordshire Bat Group and more.

Take a free guided walk through our beautiful woodlands.

Visit the various craft stalls.

Face painting


Car park charge:

Cars £5

Motorbikes £2





bat walk

saturday 13th june

9pm start

Take a walk around the Castle at dusk in search of bats with Experts from the Staffordshire Bat Group.


adults £3 children £2 all proceeds to Staffordshire Bat Group


supported by Staffordshire bat group




classic car show

sunday 2nd august


Classic Vintage fun for all the family!

Large display of  vintage cars.

Have a look around the mini motor museum, auto mart and craft stalls.

Enter your own vintage car

Car parking £5







 re-enactment Weekend

 sunday 6th September

11am - 5pm



Come and enjoy a full weekend of WW2 re-enactment!

See the soldiers who have camped out overnight.

Re-enactment battles throughout the day.

Music, street party and themed activities.







heritage open days

hands on arms and armour

sunday  20th september


try on armour and costumes from the medieval period

with guided tours of stafford castle's keep

no booking necessary

free admission

in support of heritage open days












christmas wreath making

sunday 6 december


Create your own bespoke wreath for Christmas

All materials supplied.

Advanced booking is essential through


Wreath making £20 includes all your materials including a glass of mulled wine or prosecco and a mince pie.

This is a very popular event and advance booking is essential