Robin in the Hood

Festival Day

Celebrating 20 years of Robin in the Hood!

Hear ye! Hear ye!  Greetings and welcome all to Nottingham……well a version of Nottingham.  First there was Covid , then some life events and technical issues and we were not able to do our fully online festival these past two years. BUT never fear! Here on our site you are going to get a task of some of our shows, actors, one of our story scenes and fights… call it a preview of what we are going to launch in January… yes a special Kick off online event will be coming your way in January!  Huzzah!!!

Outlaw Life

Have you ever wanted to be in Robin Hood’s Merry Band of Outlaws?  Well join us for some lessons in Outlaw Life and become the best Outlaw in Sherwood

Medieval Medicine

What does urine, leeches and mint have in common?  Why Medieval Medicine is the answer.  Lets learn about the healing arts of a very long time ago.


The ancient form of texting!  See how knights and nobles could signal their status, wealth and name by the use of symbols on banners or shields.

Chops the Fool

Jesters were the lifeblood of entertainment in the castle….the bigger the fool the better the pay!!!!  Join us for a fun family show by Nottingham’s own Chops the Fool!

Law & Disorder

What happens when the Sheriff of Nottingham and Friar Tuck debate laws, rules and punishment……you get a little Law and Disorder!

Maid Marion & the Egg

A scene from our secret online in January plot…..why are the two kings hosting a tournament?  Find out in this clip filmed in Sherwood forest.

Battle Time

What happens when a good knight, an outlaw and an evil knight meet on the trails near sherwood forest?  A fight happens….that’s what!

Celebrating 20 years of Robin in the Hood!

Saturday June 5th, 2021 – We’re going VIRTUAL!

Stay tuned for details in the coming weeks!

Come to Gibson Park in Elmira, ON, as it is transformed into 12th Century Nottingham for a tale of Robin Hood & Maid Marion. Each year, a story emerges throughout the tournaments of the day where you can watch incredible stage combat. In addition, enjoy games, archery, short entertainments, rows and rows of vendors, delicious food options and interactive siege weapons. A fun event for the whole family, the Robin in the Hood Medieval Festival hopes you will join us for 20th year!


$5.00 per Child aged 3-14

$10.00 per Youth/Adult (15+)

$20.00 per Family (2 Adults and up to 4 children)

Visitors aged 2 and younger are free.

Park Guidelines

  • No alcoholic beverages may be consumed at any time in the park.
  • In case of emergency, please notify the nearest t-shirted volunteer or proceed immediately to the first aid station located in the parking lot near the main gate.
  • Pets may accompany visitors into the park as long as they are people and animal friendly, on a leash, and their owners clean up after them.
  • Visitors are welcome to attend in costume, but may only carry weapons that are safely sheathed and peace tied. 


Gibson Park, Elmira.


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