Mdina Medieval Festival will be organised again this year for the six consecutive year in the streets of Mdina. Mdina Medieval Festival will be held in Mdina from the 05th of May until the 06th of May.
During this two days event there will be re-enactments by foreign and local groups, Medieval Music, Sbandieratori, Illusionist, Jester, Falconry and birds of prey, Lectures, Concerts, food & drinks, Medieval Market, Medieval Kitchen and Children’s Area.
The popularity of this Festival is evident from the number of visitors they had in previous years. The request from a good number of foreigners and Travel Agents proves that this festival is now popular as well with foreign enthusiasts. Some Tour Operators as well advertise the Festival in their brochures.
During the Festival the participants will perform all day long in various corners and squares of Mdina. Including battles, skirmishes, re-enactments of scenes from the Medieval Period, like the Town Crier, a Slave Market, a re-enactment of a Medieval Kitchen, Sword Fighting, Archery, Medieval Tavern, Magic Shows, Live Music, Birds of Prey flights, Parades, Flag Throwing shows, and spontaneous re-enactments.
The festival serves as well as a cultural exchange between local talents and foreign groups, disseminating the cultural heritage of the Medieval Times. It is as well a good educational exercise to teach both children and adults the history of Mdina.
During the festival all the Tourist Attractions extend their opening hours and offer special reduced prices.
Food and drinks will not be missing in the Festival and a good number of outlets offer medieval food in their menus during those days.
The Festival is above all a 2 days of mighty fun for everyone.
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