Category: medieval markets

Knights, Horses and Fire

One of the things I found out pretty soon after we moved to Dieburg is, that we do, in fact, have a stunt riding team in town! How cool is that?  They also arrange a Knight’s Spectaculum every year with a tiny but cozy medieval market, a Knight’s tournament and a fire show with horses…


Of knights and sunny days

The medieval market in Dreieichenhain ist one of the prettiest markets in our region: Magical location, beautiful ambient lots of vendors and stuff to buy, tasty food, knights tourney, shows and music and so much more! Thanks to the hot and sunny late summer weather the market was well visited and we had to wait…


Historische Stadtrechtsfeier Gelnhausen or: Another medieval market

Every 5 years the beautiful city of Gelnhausen is holding a big medieval 3-day event.  The historical core of the city is very pretty and during the event flooded with merchants and people showing old handicrafts and stuff. It really is a beautiful setting! Sadly, this time they had no knights turney, which they had…


Beltane

Traditionally we celebrate Beltane most of the time at Ronneburg castle. Every year they have a big medieval market with fires and fire based acts and incredible fireworks. A few years ago they had quite a few acts including Fangdorn the dragon but is got less every year. Liudon Incorruptus was playing (as they are…


Stormy spring market

Spring is here and with it comes the annual Spring Market at Ronneburg castle! Despite the rainy weather we had a great time there! It was much better visited then I expected due to the weather and I was happy to see so many kids there playing and having fun. The phrase “There’s no bad…


Alestorm and “the tiny village near Darmstad” + Autumn Market Ronneburg

On Saturday my lovely boss, her husband, my hun and me went to see Alestorm and support at the Steinbruch Theater. Only the day before we learned that it might be the last concert at the Steinbruch… wich meant that the Finntroll concert there on Wednesday will be cancelled 🙁 I have to admit it…


Hayner Burgfest “Wildbann”

I finally went to the Hayner Burgfest again this year and it was lovely as always. We had such a nice weather! The sun was shining but it was not too hot.  The main theme of this years event was hunting. Horus Falkenrei presented us their lovely birds of prey and Irish Wolfhounds adn also…


A little journey to the north

Last weekend my grandma, my hun and myself drove all the way to Eckernförde (616km) to visit my mom over the easter holidays~   We started off early on Friday morning and arrived a bit tired in the afternoon~ after a few tiny traffic jams and 2 short breaks. My mom cooked dinner for us and…


Paaah~ rain… who cares! We’re vikings!

We went to the autumn market at Ronneburg  again this weekend 🙂 On Saturday it rained all day… but as the true vikings we are we went there anyways to drink warm mead with some fellow celts we met there. Jumped around in the mud pits with some little kids… their parents were surely really…


Raise your horns!

Autumn has come and it’s market time at Ronneburg castle again! What a lovely weather it was! Met so many people I know and also our scald Halfdan whom I haven’t seen for years~ lot’s of nice talks, tasty food and mead. Could have only been top’d with a camp and a nice time at…