Jorvik Viking Festival set for February 2007

Travelers to the north of England may want to mark their calendars for February 14-18, 2007 when the Jorvik Viking Festival takes place in York.

Activities will include mock battles, historical tours, craft workshops, and a boat race down the Ouse River. The calendar has not been finalized but should include:

  • Wednesday 14th February: Family Day
  • Thursday 15th February: Combat Day
  • Friday 16th February: Viking Arts Day
  • Saturday 17th February: Invasion Day
  • Sunday 18th February: International Day