What date was the battle of Hastings taken place? The date of the battle of Hastings was Saturday, October 14th, 1066. The time was about 9 am, and it ended the same day around dusk. The location of the battle was not in Hastings it was at battle.
The Battle of Hastings took place in Hastings, England, which is in the continent of Europe. However, King Harold did not invade, as he was the king of England. England was being invaded at the time by the Normans (who are now the French).