The Highland Games will return on Saturday September 24th. Athletes of varying skill levels willcompete in seven challenging and varied categories. Ye won't want to miss the incredible feats ofagility and strength by these talented athletes! Also on Saturday beginning at 5PM a Masquerade Ball will begin with Her Majesty's Royal Pageant; dress for the ball if ye so desire and learn the refined art of hand kissing, engage in the wooing contest and learn the dances from days of old charm.
Each day children of all ages are invited to play imaginative games such as Ratapult, Sheep Toss,Dragon Droppings, Unicorn Ring Toss, Boar Hunt, and Pole Jousting. Take a step back into time,bring the whole family and make a little "history of your own"!
In an effort to entice area families to attend, especially with the relevance of this period in history to SOL testing admission price has been kept at only $5 per person with children under 5 being free. For more details about the Green Hill Medieval Faire visit www.RoanokeCountyParks.comor www.medievalfantasiesco.com or call Roanoke County's Live Learn & Play Lineat (540) 387-6455.