27th, 28th AND 29th May 2017

What Happened at Conwy Pirate Weekend 2016?

Ahoy there!

You be invited t’ enjoy a swashbucklin’ weekend o’ Entertainment in Conwy, North Wales. You land lubbers will enjoy t’ entertainment at this year’s event.

When ? 25th & 26th June 2016

Where ? Conwy Quayside, Conwy Town, North Wales

Who ? All o’ you!

What ? Buccaneers, Scallywags & Salty Sea Dogs

How ? T’ event be free t’ attend but any donated doubloons be welcome.

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Saturday 25th June 2016 Events List

Captain Jackdaw’s Stage

10am – Official opening at the Captain Jackdaw’s Stage
10.30am – Cannon Fire Demonstration with Hearts of Oak
11am – Withernsea Pirate Crew
12 noon – Barrel Race
1pm – Hedge Gods
1.30pm – Quay attacked by Pirates!
2.30pm – Hedge Gods
3pm – Surprise! Check back for details
3.30pm – Withernsea Pirate Crew
4.30pm – Pirate Flag Parade (Starts outside the Liverpool Arms)
5pm – Cannon Fire to close the event

 

NAVY CAMP

We can announce Hearts of Oak re-enactment will be bringing along their authentic camp and very loud cannon. Hearts of Oak are a historical re-enactment group portraying maritime history from the golden age of piracy to King George’s Navy and the time of Nelson and the Jack Tars. Visit their authentic camp on the Quayside.

PIRATE CAMP

Pirates from the Liverpool Brethren will be setting up camp on the quayside. Visit them to learn the ways of a pirate. They will also be attacking the quay aboard the Vilma sailing into the Quay approx. 1.30pm on Saturday.

YE SCHOOL FOR YE PYRATES

Ye School for Ye Pyrates is run by Ding-Dong-Dan, who tells tales of pirates and gets ‘trainees’ to learn cutlass drill (with foam cutlasses), sing shanties and dance a hornpipe before signing ‘Ye Articles’. It is on a first come first served basis. Each class is limited and lasts 20-30mins. Places can not be booked so please get there early to avoid disappointment.

Due to the nature of the event the times above where possible will be kept to but may be subject to change at a moments notice.

Sunday 26th June 2016 Events List

Captain Jackdaw’s Stage

10am – Official opening at the Captain Jackdaw’s Stage
10.30 – Cannon Fire Demonstration with Hearts of Oak
11am – Withernsea Pirate Crew
12 noon – Barrel Race
1pm – Captain Fisher’s Magic Show
1.30pm – Pirate Dress Competition 2016 (Sunday only)
2.30pm – Quay attacked by Pirates!
3.30pm – Withernsea Pirate Crew
4.30pm – Pirate Flag Parade (Starts outside the Liverpool Arms)
5pm – Cannon Fire to close the event

 

NAVY CAMP

We can announce Hearts of Oak re-enactment will be bringing along their authentic camp and very loud cannon. Hearts of Oak are a historical re-enactment group portraying maritime history from the golden age of piracy to King George’s Navy and the time of Nelson and the Jack Tars. Visit their authentic camp on the Quayside.

PIRATE CAMP

Pirates from the Liverpool Brethren will be setting up camp on the quayside. Visit them to learn the ways of a pirate. They will also be attacking the quay aboard the Vilma sailing into the Quay approx. 2.30pm on Sunday.

YE SCHOOL FOR YE PYRATES

Ye School for Ye Pyrates is run by Ding-Dong-Dan, who tells tales of pirates and gets ‘trainees’ to learn cutlass drill (with foam cutlasses), sing shanties and dance a hornpipe before signing ‘Ye Articles’. It is on a first come first served basis. Each class is limited and lasts 20-30mins. Places can not be booked so please get there early to avoid disappointment.

Due to the nature of the event the times above where possible will be kept to but may be subject to change at a moments notice.

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