SHIELD Festival Schedule14.06.2017.
The second International Festival of Medieval Arts and Crafts – “SHIELD” will be held on 23th of June 2017, in Gračanica at school yard of King Milutin elementary school. This year, festival will be organized by Tourism Organization of Gračanica, two organizations for preservation of medieval arts and crafts - Order of Dragon from Gračanica and White Eagles from Belgrade.
SHIELD festival is supported by Municipality of Gračanica, Hungarian Embassy in Priština and Hotel Gračanica. The organizing of festival is supported by Culture Center of Gračanica and elementary school King Milutin.
SHIELD Festival Schedule
17:00 The ceremonial parade of knights from Gracanica monastery to Kralj Milutin primary school
20:00 SHIELD Festival opening ceremony
10:00 Opening of mediaeval camp for visitors (the camp is open during the whole day)
11:00 – 19:00 Workshops (blacksmiths, archery, medieval coins cast, armor exhibition, leatherworks handcrafts, pottery)
11:00 – 12:00 Registration for the spear throwing and wrestling competitions
12:00 Spear throwing and wrestling competitions
15:00 Archery tournament
16:00 Children schedule: little fencing school and medieval board games
17:00 Knights tournament (single battles)
20:00 Knights tournament (team battles)
21:00 Medieval music concert
10:00 Opening of the medieval camp for visitors
11:00 Children schedule: little fencing school
11:00 – 12:00 Registration for the stone toss competition
12:00 Stone toss competition
13:00 Medieval archery school
14:00 The closing ceremony of SHIELD Festival