The Lord of the Rings Online 5th Anniversary celebrations event has been extended, and will now run through May 9, Turbine has announced.

For those who weren't aware, this year's festivities are said to be the best ever.

"This year's anniversary festival will be bigger than ever before! Filled with new events and rewards as well as classic activities, there is sure to be something for everyone. Whether you are brawling for beer at the Ale Hall, winning a new Steed at the Bree-land and Shire Horse Races, or defeating monsters to find tokens, we have something for every resident of Middle-earth," explained the developer.

You'll find lots more info over on A Casual Stroll to Mordor.