ABOUT OUR FESTIVAL
Welcome to the Gŵyl y Fflam website where you will find all the information on our brand new, exciting Medieval Festival in Corwen, Edeyrnion, north Wales.
The weekend of 14th & 15th September 2019 will be a celebration of the Welsh Middle Ages with particular emphasis on our local hero, Owain Glyndwr and the 'Age of Welsh Princes'. Our Medieval festival takes you back in time to another era shows you what daily life was like in the Middle Ages in Wales. It will be hold in Corwen Town best known for its connections with Owain Glyndŵr, who was proclaimed Prince of Wales on 16 September 1400 by his supporters, from his nearby manor of Glyndyfrdwy, which began his fourteen-year rebellion against English rule.
Our festival Gwyl Y Fflam have medieval reenactors from near and far descending on Edeyrnion to create a living history camps. This lively, historical recreation offers a glimpse into Welsh heritage. It’s also a fantastic gastronomical feast with medieval hog roast and drinks. The market stalls will be selling food and crafts of our local artisans. There will be medieval jester, sword fighting, battle reenactments, jugglers, fire-eaters, have a go archery, medieval theatre with puppets, historical exhibitions, life medieval music and dances, story tellers and a lot of children's activities.
A unique opportunity to experience the Middle Ages!
Don't forget that Medieval Fighters from all over the UK will challenge each other in the two day British Medieval Combat Championship Heritage Cup VI here at the Festival!
Come and celebrate Owain Glyndŵr Day on September 16 with the Owain Glyndŵr day group. More information here
The event is organised by a hardworking team of volunteers.
If you want to get involved with the festival
We would like to thank our sponsors:
Aled Rhys Jones, Bryn Jones, Dylan Wynne, Ann Ellis, Colin Roberts, Eurig Jones & Bryn Gloch Caravan Park, Ruth Lee, Williams Homes (Bala) Ltd, David Jones, Gareth Phillips, Dawn French, Alyn Jones, Old Police Station Corwen, Gwyneth Ellis, City Electrical Factors, Bureau Lubinska, PEC Tyres, Cheval Starbox Camp, Lelo Skip Ltd, DE Jones Electrical Solutions Ltd