The Laurelin hobbit calendar

This is a calendar of hobbit events on the LOTRO Laurelin server, typically events in the Shire and hosted by hobbits. If you have events you want added to the calendar, send me a letter!

Finding the correct time for your location

All times in the calendar are given in current London/UK time.  The LOTRO servertime (Boston/US East Coast time) is usually 5 hours behind London time. To see the servertime while in-game, just type /servertime.

Current times are:

  • Servertime
  • London Time

If you are unsure what London time is in your current time zone, you can use this time zone converter.

Colour categories:

  • Blue: General announcements of special interest dates (hobbit months, festival periods etc.)
  • Green: Public events, open for all hobbits
  • Red: Kin events for hobbits in the Grand Order of the Lost Mathom
Mar
22
Wed
Spring festival
Mar 22 – Apr 9 all-day

The spring festival is on in the period of March 23 – April 10 (ending early in the morning).

More about the festival on LOTRO Wiki.

Apr
20
Thu
10th Anniversary Scavenger Hunt @ Hobbiton
Apr 20 – Jul 13 all-day

A new event for 2017! Lasting from April 20th – July 13th, every week you’ll unlock three new quests. Each quest brings us back to the places we have been, and gets us some cool stuff in the process. To start, visit Mr. Waldo Rumble at the party tree in Hobbiton!

Department of Strategery has lots of guides for the Scavenger hunt, so have a look there if you are stumped!

More information about the 10th anniversary

LOTRO 10th anniversary
Apr 20 – May 8 all-day

LOTRO is 10 years old, and the anniversary festival is on!

Anniversary dates! Start: 4/20/17@10am. End: 5/9/17@3am. All times servertime.

Information about the 10th anniversary from Standing Stone.

General information about the anniversaries on LOTRO Wiki

Apr
25
Tue
LOTRO anniversary 12-hour live stream
Apr 25 @ 5:00 PM – Apr 26 @ 5:00 AM

Join Jerry “Cordovan” Snook for a tour down memory lane on April 25th. Enjoy chats from Developers, gameplay, giveaways, and more! Make sure to follow us on Twitch to get notified as we go live.

From noon to midnight servertime, or 5PM UK time onwards for 12 hours.

https://www.twitch.tv/lotrostream

Jun
28
Wed
Summer festival 2017 @ Festival grounds
Jun 28 – Jul 16 all-day

The LOTRO summer festival is back on! Go bet on Daffodilly!

Summer Festival dates: Start: 6/28/17@10am. End: 7/17/17@3am. All times servertime.

If you want more information about the summer festival, have a look at LOTRO Wiki.

Jul
19
Wed
LOTRO Downtime
Jul 19 @ 10:00 AM – 10:00 PM

The LOTRO game worlds, web sites, and account sites will be unavailable from 5:00 AM – 5:00 PM Eastern (-4 GMT) for maintenance. We appreciate your patience during this extended maintenance downtime window.

Mar
15
Thu
Spring festival 2018
Mar 15 – Apr 8 all-day

The spring festival is on again! Brave the Bree-lands maze!

Festival dates: Start: 3/15/18@10am. End: 4/9/18@3am. All times servertime.

More about the festival on LOTRO Wiki.

Apr
19
Thu
LOTRO 11th anniversary
Apr 19 – May 13 all-day

LOTRO is 11 years old, and the anniversary festival is on!

Anniversary dates! Start: 4/19/18@10am. End: 5/14/18@3am. All times servertime.

General information about the anniversaries on LOTRO Wiki

More about the 11th anniversary on the official LOTRO pages.

May
18
Fri
Spring festival encore 2018
May 18 – May 30 all-day

The spring festival is on again! Brave the Bree-lands maze!

Festival dates: Start: 5/18/18@10am End: 5/31/18@3am. All times servertime.

More about the festival on LOTRO Wiki.

Jun
7
Thu
LOTRO 11th anniversary encore
Jun 7 – Jun 17 all-day

LOTRO is 11 years old, and the anniversary festival is on!

Anniversary dates! Start: 6/7/18@10am. End: 6/18/18@3am. All times servertime.

General information about the anniversaries on LOTRO Wiki

More about the 11th anniversary on the official LOTRO pages.