Medieval Festival in Fort Tryon Park
Sunday, September 29, 2013
11:30 a.m.–6:00 p.m.
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, people with mobility issues may experience difficulty maneuvering on lawn areas.