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
Dec
19
Mon
Yule festival
Dec 19 2016 – Jan 16 2017 all-day

Lotro WIKI

The yule festival returns December 19 – January 6 (ending early in the morning)! Let’s go to Winterhome again! More information about yule at LOTRO Wiki

Jan
22
Sun
Solmath
Jan 22 all-day

Second month in the hobbit calendar!

22 January to the 20th of February

Hobbit calendar

Feb
15
Wed
Yule festival encore
Feb 15 – Feb 22 all-day

Lotro WIKI

The yule festival returns February 15 – 23 (ending early in the morning)! Let’s go to Winterhome again! More information about yule at LOTRO Wiki

Feb
21
Tue
Rethe
Feb 21 all-day

Third month in the hobbit calendar!

21 February to the 22nd of March

Hobbit calendar

The Tolkien Professor visits Laurelin @ Bree Scholar's Hall
Feb 21 @ 8:00 PM – 10:00 PM

The Tolkien Professor, Corey Olsen, will be coming to Laurelin on February 21, at 8PM UK time/3PM servertime, in the Bree Scholar’s Hall (right across from the Cat Lady’s House). The event will be part of the ongoing “Exploring the Lord of the Rings” series. You can watch recordings from earlier events in the series on the Signum Youtube Channel.

The Blue Mountains Regiment is the Hosting Kinship. Drinks, Pies, and pipeweed will be provided.

Date: Tuesday February 21
Time: 8PM UK time (3PM servertime)
Location: Bree Scholar’s Hall

Mar
14
Tue
Pi(e) day
Mar 14 all-day

It is pi(e) day, where we celebrate the best way ter measure how large a pie is!

Remember, the circumference of a pie divided by its diameter = pie! Er… just eat it already…

Mar
17
Fri
Bullroarer Took day
Mar 17 all-day

Yearly Bullroarer Took celebration day!

More about the Bullroarer at Tolkien Gateway

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.

Mar
23
Thu
Astron
Mar 23 all-day

Fourth month in the hobbit calendar!

23 March to 21 April.

Hobbit calendar

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
22
Sat
Thrimidge
Apr 22 all-day

Fifth month in the hobbit calendar.

22 April to the 21st of May.

Hobbit calendar

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

May
22
Mon
Forelithe
May 22 all-day

Sixth month in the hobbit calendar.

22 May to the 20th of June.

Hobbit calendar

Jun
20
Tue
1 Lithe
Jun 20 all-day

First of the Lithedays, the day before the summer solstice.

Hobbit calendar