WHEN: 9th February 2019
WHERE: Wanaka Showgrounds
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With numerous free demonstrations and hands-on activities the festival offers a unique cultural experience for adults and children alike.
Be entertained by period musicians and puppeteers, test your sword skills against our armoured knights or your long bow skills against our archer, go on a quest for the Holy Grail, joust on a hobby horse, have your hair braided or skin henna tattoed, create beeswax candles or learn the art of calligraphy.
Add to the atmosphere of the day and come dressed in period costume: knight, lady, merchant, serf, monk or even the King. Prizes given for the best dressed.
Mounted Skill-at-Arms Display
Armoured Combat Display
Fight a Knight
Archery, Pony Rides & Medieval Games
Firing of the Trebuchet
Medieval Music & Singing
Puppet Show: Punch & Judy
St George & the Dragon Play
Dressing a Medieval Lady Performance
Medieval Dancing Instruction
Artisan Crafts & Activities