St Ives Medieval Faire


St Ives Medieval Faire returns in September

Excitement and adventure await all loyal subjects at the St Ives Medieval Faire on Saturday 21 and Sunday 22 September at St Ives Showground.

The St Ives Medieval Faire is an annual event transporting visitors back through the centuries to the time of chivalrous knights, sword and shield, and life crafted by hand.

The Faire caters to hard core history buffs and casual visitors alike with attractions including:

  • International solid lance jousting tournament – the only one in the Southern Hemisphere!
  • Full flight birds of prey demonstrations.
  • Glorious battles! Vikings, Normans and Anglo-Saxons face the might of the Byzantines.
  • Long table gourmet feasts and custom-made special edition ales and mead;
  • and more.


Saturday 21 September and Sunday 22 September, 9am - 4pm.


St Ives Showground
450 Mona Vale Road, St Ives.


Market stall applications are closed.

Food vendor applications are closed.