Don’t Miss Hoggetowne Medieval Faire 2019

December 15th, 2018 by Corey A Edwards

Hoggetowne Medieval Faire 2019Travel back in time, space, and imagination to a world of knights and wizards at the 33rd annual Hoggetowne Medieval Faire! Alachua County Fairgrounds January 26th-27th and February 1st, 2nd, and 3rd, 2019.

Get a taste of fantasy and just a bit of history at Hoggetowne Medieval Faire 2019. This year’s theme is “Tales of King Arthur,” bringing Camelot and its Round Table of knights to the Alachua County Fairgrounds.

Hoggetowne Medieval Faire is 9 stages of live entertainment, including musicians, jugglers, acrobats, belly dancers, and more. You’ll see jousting knights, living chess board battles, and real falconry. There will be wandering performers, games to test your strength, and various push and animal rides.

Hungry? Hoggetowne Medieval Faire offers festival fair fit for a king! Feast upon giant turkey legs, blooming onions, sticky ribs, sweet potato fries, fresh pastries, and more.

The Faire also includes a gigantic medieval marketplace with hundreds of artisans selling their wares. Look for jewelry, hand-blown glassware, wood carvings, medieval clothing. Vendors will also be offering demonstrations of their arts: blacksmithing, glass-blowing, wood carving, weaving, and other hand-skills.

One of the most popular spectacles is the jousting, with two knights in full armor charging each other on horseback. Thrilling! Don’t miss the Royal Procession of King William, Queen Caroline, and their court through Hoggetown’s crowded streets to the jousting field.

Hoggetowne Medieval Faire 2019

January 26th-27th and February 1st, 2nd, and 3rd, 2019
Saturdays and Sundays: 10am to 6pm – Friday: 9am to 4pm
Alachua County Fairgrounds – 3100 NE 39th Ave, 32609
Visit Hoggetowne Medieval Faire online for schedules, menus, tickets, and more.

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