Fort Tryon Medieval Festival
Please join us for the 29th Annual Medieval Festival on September 30, 2012 from 11:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. in Fort Tryon Park.
This festival brings to life the customs and spirit of the Middle Ages. Fort Tryon Park is transformed into a medieval market town decorated with bright banners and processional flags. Visitors are entertained by authentic medieval music, dance, magic, and performances. The afternoon is concluded with a thrilling joust between knights on horseback.
The festival is held in Fort Tryon Park in the area surrounding the world famous Cloisters, a magnificent museum of medieval art located in northern Manhattan.
The event is free but Medieval crafts, clothing, etc. and food will be available for purchase.
Most areas are wheelchair accessible however, persons with mobility issues may experience difficulty maneuvering on lawn areas.
Rain Date: Sunday, October 7, 2012.
To find our more about the Medieval Festival, please contact our Special Events office at (212) 360-1319.