Winterfell MiniFest 2016

Game of Thrones

On the 25 September we welcome the return of our Game of Thrones inspired event Winterfell MiniFest from 10.30am to 5.30pm. A must see for any fan of the show.

Our programme is listed below. Stay tuned in the run up to the event here and Castle Ward social media to find out the latest details.

Winterfell Location talk
Learn all about the filming at Winterfell. Talks every half hour from 11am in front of the Clock Tower by Winterfell Tours.

Clock Tower 10.30-5.00
Have a look around the Ward’s first home, which was used for external shots in Game of Thrones

Clock Tower Basement Display 10.30-5.00
See a collection of iconic images from the filming of Game of Thrones at Castle Ward

Archery 2-3pm, 4-5pm & 5-6pm
Book today with Winterfell Tours at the information point - Discounted rate
(max no. 20 per session)

Direwolves 2.00-4.00
Meet the pups from the show now all grown up

Animals 10.30-5.00
Meet the 4 legged stars of the show

Blacksmith 10.30-5.00
See a blackmith exactly where it was during filming for the show.

Live Music 2.00-4.30
Wookalily return for a ‘Freak Folk’ filled set.

Quiz 10.30-5.00
Test Your knowledge of Game of Thrones with DVD boxsets provided by NI Screen as prizes.
£1 per sheet

Artists in residence 11.00-5.00
Ann Smyth - Stars in Stained Glass
Paola’s Art - Cards & Prints of the Clock Tower

Trail Head Cafe 11.00-5.00
Soup, Sandwiches, ice cream, tea & coffee, soft drinks.

Meet the Actor
Listen to stories from Ian Beattie (Ser Meryn Trant) about his time on the show.
Talks begin at 11.30.

NI School of Falconry 11.00-5.00
Get up close to some fantastic birds of prey.

Food Village 11.00-5.00
Hog Roast Baps, Burgers, Sausages & Soft Drinks.

The Twins Location Talk
Find out all about the fliming at The Twins. Talks every half hour from 12 noon at Audley’s Castle car park by Winterfell Tours.

Audley’s Castle 11.00-5.00
Have a look around Audley’s Castle, which was used for external shots in Game of Thrones

Sword Master Display 11.00- 4.30
A live sword fighting masterclass from swordsman Mark Davies.

Image ©HBO

Normal Admission / Members Free


Image ©HBO

Normal Admission / Members Free