Ashbourne Shrovetide

5h & 6th March 2019

The Royal Shrovetide Football match is a ‘medieval football’ game played annually on Shrove Tuesday and Ash Wednesday, in the town of Ashbourne, Derbyshire. The game is played over two eight-hour periods, the goals are three miles apart and there are very few rules.


The Escape is perfect luxury accommodation about 25 minutes drive to this event which the whole family can enjoy