About

Recognised as the largest event of its kind in Europe, the annual JORVIK Viking Festival is a city-wide celebration of York’s rich Norse heritage.

About Festival

Visit York in February 2019 for a week-long celebration of all things Viking!

With an exciting programme of events including living history encampments, walks, talks, tours and of course, dramatic combat performances, there will be something for everyone at JORVIK Viking Festival.

We will be releasing the theme and highlight events in the next few months, so make sure to sign up the festival’s regular eNews online at the bottom of this page to be the first to know about the latest events information and follow the action on Social Media using #JVF19.

Find out more information on 2019’s Festival here.

Experience Past Festivals

To whet your appetite for all things Viking be sure to check out our JORVIK Viking Festival video library and image galleries and discover the fun had at previous events.

Don’t forget to sign up to our eNewsletter at the bottom of the page for all the latest news, offers and events.