Medieval life casts a spell of captivation on people of modern times. The past kew pleasant times, and these are regulary brought to life each year on the last weekend of August in Manderscheid. When the ministrels, travelling entertainers, jugglers or craftspeole show their talents at the Historical Castle Festival at the Niederburg castle, a colourful spectacle, wich resurrencts the pleasant aspects of the middle ages.
The competing knights are the highlight of every Castle Festival. They demontrate their skills with bow and lance, and most notably they joust, knight versus knight.
Great programm for chuldren and families
Childrean´s knights tournanment Saterday and Sunday; Puppet theatre in the castle cellar; Performances, juggling, an stilt-walking; Stories and fairy tales from long ago
Medieval camp life, Musicians entertain with song and produce wondrous tones from their ancient instruments, Fireworks set the Niederburg castle alight, Tavern show, Colourful handicraft market, Foot and drink to wich knights were accustomed
Family-friendly entrace fees
-Children up to 11 year: free
-Children and youths (12-17 yeras): 4,- Euro
-Adults: 10,- Euro
- Visitors in medieval apparel: 7,- Euro
Free Parking and free rides
Information: GesundLand Tourist Information Manderscheid, phone: +49 (0)6572 9989005, firstname.lastname@example.org, www.burgenfest.info