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Youghal Medieval Festival 2016

Celebrating its 10th anniversary, Youghal’s prizewinning Medieval Festival, bringing magic and intrigue to our Medieval heritage .

Sat 27th August 2016   12.00 to 6.00pm

Due to forecasted adverse weather conditions, Youghal Medieval Festival has been rescheduled to SATURDAY NEXT 27th AUGUST .

Celebrating its 10th anniversary, Youghal’s now famous prizewinning Medieval Festival, will once again bring to life our magical and intriguing medieval heritage. The Festival is one of the key events funded by The Heritage Council of Ireland and it continues to deliver unique and innovative heritage themed activities each year.

Youghal Medieval Festival will be welcoming back many old friends and favourites, such as , the White Horse Living History Society, with their enthralling battle re-enactments,  Wool Spinning, Coin Striking, Medieval Foods, we even have a hairdresser that will give you a Medieval hair do!   As always a few surprises are thrown into the mix.  A back to basics policy of the organisers sees dozens of children immerse themselves in arts and crafts; with shield making and painting being the most popular.  If you come in medieval costume all the better! We have a very exciting programme of events for the 2016 Youghal Medieval Festival…..Reserve this date in your diary.

Youghal Medieval Festival kicks off is a FREE family day out. Check out our Medieval Festival 2016 Programme



Contact Information

St. Mary's College Gardens, Emmet Place, Youghal, Co. Cork. 024 81814