INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL OF KNIGHTS CULTURE
VRBICA / CVETI, 31. MARCH and 01. April 2018
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?
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
– Presentations and exhibitions of local family of knights (fighting, fencing, archery,
– 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 26.03. to 01.04.
During that time you can expect many interesting lessons which will be followed by a large gala concert at the Belgrade fortress.
The concert, which will be the opening of the KNIGHT FEST, will start on Friday, 30.01. around 20h. Foreign guests and domestic stars are expected there.
Let us be what we are – welcome to the Knight Fest !