Knights at Devín
On 4. 5. 2019, 1. 6. 2019, 6. 7. 2019, 3. 8. 2019, 31. 8. 2019 from 10 AM to 6:30 PM a traditional event at Devin Castle full of martial arts and crafts demonstrations will be held.
Children’s day – first Saturday of June (2019-06-01) we shall make a peek into medieval ages.
10,00 – Opening of the Devin castle gates for visitors
11,00 – Opening ceremony
12,00 – Presentation on medieval ages including fencing practices by fencing master Ing. Peter Koza
13,00 – Historical dance
14,00 – Capture of Richard the Lion Heart – premiere of the performance based on the real event
15,00 – Performance of falconers
16,00 – Mounted knights tournament – 5 knights with enter the tournament on their noble stallions, competing in might, beauty and skills to win your favour in various knights disciplines
17,15 – Recital of medieval music and poetry
18,30 – Closing fencing ceremony
19,00 – Closing of the Devin castle gates
During the day it would be possible to refresh yourself in an Oriental tea house, shoot in a historical shooting yard, let your children ride real or wooden horse or buy some trifle in the stands of artisans.
Admission free: basic 8 €, reduced 4 €, family 15 €
Admission fee and products of the artisans is payable by cash only. Note – dogs are not allowed to enter the national cultural monument of castle Devin.
All events at Devin Castle can be found HERE.