INTERNATOINAL MEDIEVAL KNIGHT FESTIVAL “THE FORTRESS PROTECTORS”

Nis, Serbia , The Fortress –  June 08-10.2018.

 

Friday – June 08, 2018.

– 5.00 PM –  Opening ceremony

– 7.00 PM – Knights on the horses

– 8.00 PM  – Introdution of the knight orders and knight fighting

  • “Templars” – Belgium
  • “KVH Teokratos” – Slovakia
  • “Vereni” – Bulgaria
  • “Kozarac knights” – Republic of Srpska
  • “Iron Brotherhood” Serbia
  • “White Eagles” – Belgrade
  • “Angelon” – Belgrade
  • “Holy Warrior” – Belgrade
  • “Princess Knights” – Stalac
  • “Holy Prince Lazar” – Kraljevo
  • “Lazarevi zmajevi” – Krusevac
  • “Black bear” – Jagodina
  • “Yellow Owl” – Vranjska Banja
  • “Red Dragon” – Gracanica

 

09.00 PM Medieval  Pub

 

Saturday – June 09, 2018.

– 9.00 AM-  Horseback riding lessons for visitors

– 10.00 AM – Archery and shooting lessons for visitors

– 11.00 AM-  Old crafts :

  • How to make a knight’s sword and spear
  • How to make a knight’s shield
  • How to make a knight’s chainmail clothes (workshop for visitors)
  • The techniques of making yarn form the wool (workshop for visitors)
  • Figures making, a children’s workshop
  • Wood processing technologies

 

06.00 PM –  The techniques of making medieval arches and arrows- Zoran Pavlović, history profesor

07.00 PM –  Drinking Beer Competition (Prize for the fastest competitor: a mug with a personal name)

08.00 PM – Evening program of the festival (cultural – artistic program and evening  knight fighting ,  “Letnja pozornica” in the Fotress)

 

Sunday – June 10, 2018.

11.00 AM –  Competition in Medieval Archery (awards: gold, silver and bronze arrows)

12.00 PM  – Proclamation for the Princess  of the Festival (program for children and parents)

01.00 PM –  Competition in Medieval  games (awards for best competitors: board games)

 

EVERY DAY ACTIVITIES DURING THE  FESTIVAL

– Archery school

-Horseback riding school,

– Ride a pony Beni,

– “How to become a knight” free lessons for children

– Art workshops for children,

– Medieval social games,

– Medieval market.

 

Knight’s camp will be open to visitors every day of the festival up to 08.00 PM.

Welcome to International Knight’s Festival ” The Protectors of the Fortress”!