Blacktown City Medieval Fayre

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Blacktown’s favourite event, the Medieval Fayre will transform Nurragingy Reserve back into the dark ages over two spectacular days.

Immerse yourself in the medieval culture with the Birds of Prey Show, medieval displays, combat artillery, handmade arts and crafts, free camel and pony rides and working Blacksmith Hut.

The Jousting Competition will be the highlight of the event with riders from all over the country fighting for the prestigious title. 

Visitors will experience the excitement of living history at its best and all spectators are encouraged to come dressed in their favourite medieval attire.

Best Dressed Competition

Why not participate in the best dressed competition. All competitors will be required to register at the Information stall prior to 12 noon each day. A range of products and gift vouchers will be given away to the winners of each of the following category's: best dressed male, best dressed female, best group, best dressed child male and best dressed child female. the competition will be held in the Main Jousting Arena at 12.30 pm each day. 

Shuttle Bus

 A free shuttle bus service will be available from Blacktown Railway Station both days the pick up point will be stand G at the Bus interchange. the bus is scheduled to arrive every 30 minutes. Should you have any issues on the day you can call 0434 078 085.


For the first time this year we will be selling tickets to obtain a photography pass for the Jousting Arena. 

This pass will entitle 1 person to access the media platform for the Jousting Tournament at either 11am or 2pm on Saturday 18 May or Sunday 19 May.

The VIP photography pass will allow you access to the platform 15min prior to the show.

Each permit holder is allocated a 1m x 1m space. The height off the platform is 800mm high and will be located on the northern side of the arena, looking towards the lake. 

Click here to purchase your pass. 

Full Program

The Medieval Fayre program is now available. Click (PDF, 990KB)HERE(PDF, 990KB) to download your program now!

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Blacktown City Festival week is proudly sponsored by 

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  • Saturday, 18 May 2019 | 10:00 AM - 04:00 PM
  • Sunday, 19 May 2019 | 10:00 AM - 04:00 PM


Nurragingy Reserve , Knox Road , Doonside 2767  View Map

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