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Binche's medieval fair

  • Visit
  • Demonstration
  • Market
From Saturday 18 to Sunday 19 April 2020.

Travel back to medieval times in Binche: an incredibly realistic camp will be set up in the communal park of the city.

Don't miss this wonderful opportunity to meet with knights, minstrels and falconers.

The program

A wide range of activities will add to the atmosphere:

  • Kights fights
  • Axe throwing
  • Archery, artillery fire
  • Weaving
  • Craft market

Not to be missed

  • Do join the torchlight procession at 9 pm on Saturday
  • There also will be a little train tour of the city, with commentaries presenting the history of the most iconic locations on the Sunday at 2, 3, 4 and 5 pm
  • Admire the Saint-Ursmer procession and its participants in period costumes.

Entry to this medieval fair is free.

 




 

Schedule

From Saturday 18 to Sunday 19 April 2020.
  • Saturday: 11 am to 7 pm (with artisans staying until 9 pm. The day concluded on a lit procession)
  • Sunday: 11 am to 6 pm
The information provided is an indication only. We advise you to inquire directly with the organisers of the event that interests you before you leave.