Sarasota Medieval Fair 2011
Saturday, November 12, 2011 at 10:00 AM - Sunday, November 20, 2011 at 6:00 PM (EST)
Sarasota, United States
Live the majesty and madness of knights, jesters, minstrels, belly dancers, wenches, and sword swingers! Watch the full contact joust and human combat chess tournaments! Ride rides and play games. Feast on turkey legs and hearty ales from the English pubs. Enjoy Celtic music and the new artisan marketplace with over 100 shops, food, and snack booths. Plus, step into the adventure with this years Peasant’s Revolt theme! Come one & all to two weekends of exciting tournaments, scrumptious feasts, & pure family fun at this year’s Sarasota Medieval Fair!
Group tickets are available at substantial discounts for groups of 20 or more. Please email: Info@SarasotaMedievalFair.com or call Toll-Free: 1-888-303-FAIR(3247) for details. Group ticket sales end on Nov. 1, 2011.
Sarasota County Fairgrounds offers a great location close to downtown Sarasota, and offers a park like setting featuring many giant oak trees, trails, and open space. Park Grounds are located in Sarasota, Florida. For specific location and directions, see the Directions Page.
See the Directions Page for driving directions and parking location. FREE PARKING is provided by Sonny’s Real Pit Bar-B-Q®.
Planning on making a trip to the festival this year? Consider staying at our Official Host Hotel: Homewood Suites®!
Mention you’re with the Sarasota Medieval Fair and your rate is only $89 per night! Plus, did we mention it is literally next door to the fair, and among other amenities, Homewood Suites® provides a complementary shuttle which runs from 8:00am – 8:00pm to shuttle guests to and from the fair along with a full hot breakfast each morning and dinner Monday thru Thursday! Call 941-365-7300 or 1-800-Call-Home http://homewoodsuites1.hilton.com/en_US/hw/hotel/SRQHWHW-Homewood-Suites-by-Hilton-Sarasota-Florida/index.do
Planning on making a camping trip to the festival this year? Consider staying at our Official RV/Campground: Sun-N-Fun®!
Mention you’re with the Sarasota Medieval Fair and save 33% off the rack rate (make sure to call the local office directly for the discount). Located in Sarasota, the crown jewel of Florida's sun-drenched Gulf Coast, Sun-N-Fun offers amenities no other Vacation Home and RV Resort can match. It is a 177-acre playground. Did we mention its less than a 5 min. drive from the festival! Call 941-371-2505 or visit: www.sunnfunfl.com
Please note and observe our rules of the village:
- No Pets.
- No outside food or beverages may be brought into the Festival.
- Blades must be kept sheathed and peace-tied.
- Patrons are welcomed to wear costumes suitable for a family-friendly atmosphere to get into the spirit of the event! All performers are scheduled by the Artistic Director. No uncontracted performances are permitted.
PREPARING FOR FLORIDA WEATHER
Sarasota enjoys a temperate, semi-tropical climate marked by average temperatures of 70.0 degrees Fahrenheit.
The highs are averaged at 81.0 degrees, and the averaged lows are at 58.0 degrees Fahrenheit. Sarasota's Avg. Precip. in November is 2.25 inch.