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The 41st Annual Medieval Fair will be held
March 31st, April 1 & 2, 2017 !

Reaves Park, Norman, OK 10am - 7pm

 

Step back in time for a day of revels at the Medieval Fair. Enjoy mirth and merriment with kings, queens, knights and fools as the kingdom comes alive.

Upcoming Events

Date Time Event Description Location
Friday,
Sept. 30
6:15-7:30 p.m. Lecture Series: Fortifications and Siege Warfare by Dr. Striz.
Get more information on the Lecture Seies page.
Norman Public Library Central 225 N. Webster, Norman, OK 73069
Saturday,
Oct. 15
Due by 5 p.m. Poster Artwork Submissions and Performer Proposals are due! More information is available on the Participants page or email Ann Marie Eckart with questions. Via email to aeckart@ou.edu or in person to Medieval Fair Office,
Sunday,
Oct. 16
5:30-8:30 p.m. Open House Cast/AOA/SCA
Find out how to become part of the team that brings Medieval Fair to life. Join the Facebook event for more details.
Oklahoma Memorial Union-
Associates Room
Sunday,
Oct. 23
Noon-5 p.m. Medieval Fair Cast Auditions
There's a role for everyone! Sign up for your preferred timeslot here. and join the Facebook event for more information.
Oklahoma Memorial Union-
Sooner Room
Friday,
Oct. 28
6-9 p.m. Downtown Norman
Fall Fest

Get your costumes on and come have a blast trick-or-treating in Downtown Norman! Stop by and visit the Medieval Fair merriment as well. Join the Facebook event!.
Downtown Norman

Browse the 2016 Program!

Held annually since 1977, this living history fair features educational exhibits, arts, crafts, food, games, demonstrations and ongoing entertainment at seven stages. 

Entertainment for the whole family includes minstrels, dancing, theater and reenactments, jugglers, knights jousting on horseback and human chess games. Brightly costumed characters include King Arthur, mermaids, and the fair's royal court.

 

Browse through the medieval village of over 200 art and craft booths offering unique and handcrafted wares. Offerings include pottery, wood crafts, stained glass, armor, costumes, fairy wings, jewelry, leather crafts, hair garlands, and much more. Watch master crafters demonstrating their skills.

 

King Edward III played by Cody Clark waves at the crowd from the royal parade.

Admission is free!

The Medieval Fair of Norman is the state's largest weekend event and the third largest event in Oklahoma, and was selected by Events Media Network as one of the top 100 events in the nation. It is made possible, in part, by the Norman Arts Council Hotel Tax Grant Program and the City of Norman.

 

Parking is available at Lloyd Noble Center on Jenkins Avenue, located one block south of Reaves Park for a fee of $5 (which benefits the Lloyd Noble Center).

 

Visitors to the Fair should be aware of the City of Norman's ordinance that prohibits smoking in City parks. Alcoholic beverages are also prohibited. 

 

Pets are allowed, though not encouraged because of the large crowds, and leash laws are strictly enforced.Click here for information about keeping your pet cool and happy at Medieval Fair.

 

Friday is School Day! Click here for more information.

 

Program & Stage Advertising

Do you want to get your message out to our audience of over 300,000 patrons?  We have opened up advertising in our program to businesses other than our vendors.  Space is limited so get your reservation in soon.  We are also offering Performance/Stage Sponsorships.  Click here for the advertising form.

Contact- Ann Marie Eckart
1700 Asp Avenue
Norman, OK 73072
(405) 325-8610 ~ Fax: (405) 325-0860
Email: ameckart@ou.edu

 

 

The University of Oklahoma Outreach
1700 Asp Ave.
Norman, OK 73072
(405) 325-8610