Recommended: Festival of the Horse at Belvoir Castle

Event Details

Meet the soldiers and horses of the Household Cavalry Regiment at Festival of the Horse, Belvoir Castle, Leicestershire.

Household Cavalry Museum supporters get 20% off all tickets with booking code: HOUSEHOLD20

Exhilarating, exciting, enchanting entertainment for all!  

Gates open: 10am. Entertainment: 11am-5pm

Family fun-packed weekend at Belvoir Castle, don’t miss out! A family day to remember with breath-taking equestrian acts from the famous Knights of Nottingham, the Household Calvary and International Cossack Dzhigtovka including:

  • Trick riding
  • Jousting
  • Side saddle displays
  • Cavalry parade


  • Free pony rides
  • free children’s games
  • meet the Belvoir Hounds


Stalls showcasing the best the British countryside has to offer, from equestrian wear to artisan cheeses.

 Food & drink

Artisan outlets serving delicious dishes, snacks and refreshments. From Fish and Chips to gourmet Greek options. 

 Free parking on event location. Dogs welcome on leads.

 Adults: £25 | Children (aged 8 – 16): £10 | Under 8’s: free but must book a ticket.

Book your tickets now at :

Discover the Household Cavalry Museum

10am – 6pm, April to October / 10am – 5pm, November to March / Last admission 45 minutes before closing.


In line with security protocol for the King’s Birthday Parade, the museum will be operating different hours during May. June and July.

Please check the link below before visiting:

Museum ceremonial operating hours