Knight Fest 2019
INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL OF KNIGHTS CULTURE
Belgrade, Serbia, Kalemegdan VRBICA / CVETI, 20th and 21st April 2019
BELGRADE FORTRESS (Uptown)
KNIGHTS ARE STILL WALKING ACROSS SERBIA!
What connects fairytales time of knights and modern times, the Belgrade fortress of Despot Stefan and Camelot of King Arthur, knights tournaments and computer games, medieval clothes and high fashion, theatre and multimedia installations, courtly music and techno, forging swords and a hologram, Serbia and the world? KNIGHT FEST!
This year the Royal Order of the Knights continues a long tradition of chivalry festival for children and parents, as well as for the numerous guests from Serbia and guests all over the world! On the most beautiful childrens’ holidays Vrbica (Willows day) and Cveti (Blooms), the Belgrade Fortress will once again shine like the golden Despots’ time six centuries ago. Belgrade will once again become a city of knights, princess, children and joy! Under the slogan: ”BOYS AND GIRLS, BECOME PRINCES AND PRINCESSES!” KNIGHT FEST invites you to experience a modern fairy tale at the Belgrade Fortress.
Program that awaits you during Knights festival is going to play with your imagination regardless if you are younger or older person that still believes in chivalry:
- Multimedia spectacle with the most renowned local artists
- Hosting families of knights from abroad (Knight’s tents, weapons, arms, old money …)
- Presentations and exhibitions of local family of knights (fighting, fencing, archery, horse riding…)
- Travel programs (presentations of the most important Serbian fortresses and tourist attractions, representative offices of foreign embassies …)
- Presentations of healthy food and specialties from the ancient Nemanjic family of Serbia
- Old and Knights crafts (forging swords, creating arches and costumes…)
- Childrens’ Programs
- Arts programs (exhibitions of painters, sculptors, calligraphers, icon painters, architects…)
- Musical and theatrical programs (fireworks, musicians, cantors, ensembles games, choirs, poets, actors) and foreign guests
- Theatre programs
- Scientific programs (round tables, presentations, workshops)
- Sports programs (stars / domestic Knights sport, presentations)
- Other accompanying programs
KNIGHT FEST precedes The week of the Knights, which takes place from 15.04 to 21.04. 2019. During that time you can expect many interesting lessons.