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St Ives Medieval Faire 2017

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Come one, come all to experience the medieval magic

Attention all fair maidens and noble gentlemen, the award-winning St Ives Medieval Faire returns for a spectacular two-day extravaganza this September. Pre-purchase your ticket today and save!

On the first weekend of the September school holidays from Saturday 23rd and Sunday 24th September 2017, the St Ives Showground will be transformed into a living medieval kingdom complete with exhilarating jousting, full-armoured warriors, a life-size giant catapult, called a trebuchet, firing projectiles hundreds of metres into the air and real-life birds of prey! Come along with the whole family and immerse yourself in the true spectacle of medieval drama, entertainment, food and life!

To officially open the Faire on Friday 22nd September, there will be a lavish Medieval Feast in a grand feasting hall. Join the King and Queen for an authentic, medieval banquet while jesters and musicians play for your delight.

Then on the weekend of Saturday 23rd and Sunday 24th September 2017, you'll be transported back in time to the dark ages with the inaugural World Jousting Championship, which will see the world's very best knights from across the globe tempt fate in a 15th century solid lance tournament. As the new must-watch extreme sport, there is no match for experiencing the thrill of jousting live in action!

You can then lose yourself in the bustling Medieval Village which will be filled with friendly artists, talented artisans and stunning Medieval Wares.

If you're after some action, don't miss the exhilarating Battle Displays and Archery Demonstrations!

To complete your visit, enjoy some delicious food and drinks at the Medieval Tavern.You and your family can also don your heraldry, suits of armour and peasant dresses and take part in the exciting Costume Competition - there will be great prizes up for grabs!

The Faire will run over the whole weekend, with two-day and family discount tickets available come along and immerse yourself in this amazing time period! For more information or to pre-purchase your ticket, visit:

Save at the gate and pre-purchase your tickets:

One day entry:

  • Adult - $32

  • Student/Concession- $27

  • Child - $17

  • Family - $77


  • Adult - $50

  • Student/Concession $42

  • Child - $34

  • Family - $134

  • Medieval Feast - $100 pp

    The St Ives Medieval Faire 2017 is proudly presented by Ku-ring-gai Council. For all the latest on what's on and ticketing, please visit and

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    When: 23rd - 24th September 2017
    Where: St Ives Showground, 450 Mona Vale Rd, St. Ives NSW 2085
    Cost: Adult - $32 Student/Concession- $27 Child - $17
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