Events & Programs
Knights! Community Day Renaissance Faire
Art - Fair/Festival
Sunday, March 30, 2014
11:00 AM-5:00 PM
WAM is celebrating the opening of Knights! all weekend, featuring celebratory music; costumed performers; theater; storytelling; and artmaking workshops. Learn about the knights with our new Art Cart and team of educators throughout the galleries. On Saturday, come dressed as your favorite historical figure; knights, pirates, princesses, and more! On Sunday, we celebrate fantasy. Dress as an inspired super hero and enjoy all the fairies, wizards, and other colorful characters wandering around the galleries. Each day will have great food and beverages for sale.
Food for Sale: a select menu of Renaissance Faire inspired food, provided by Russell Morin Fine Catering. Enjoy Roast Turkey leg, Grilled Brats, Vegetable Barley Soup, and more.
Free parking is available at the Salisbury Street lot, off Lancaster Street in the designated WAM Visitors lot, and at the Tuckerman Street lot for barrier free entrance.
Featuring live music by:
11:30 Big Jon Short and Zack Slik
12:00 Marylou Ferrante
1:00 Erin Harpe
2:00 Paul Geremia
3:00 Paul Rishell and Annie Raines
Tours: Public Tour of Knights!
Face Painter & Stilt-Walker in the Lancaster Lobby
Art Activities: Shield Making, Dragon Puppets, & Chain Mail Making
Activities in the Knights! Exhibition:
Medieval Gaming: Play medieval versions of Chess, Checkers, and 9 Men’s Morris
Helmutt’s House Interactive Space: Check out our new Art Cart and family friendly activity space.
Meet Blacksmith Jack McAuliffe
Cost: Free with Museum Admission
Sponsored by: Sunday Community Day sponsored by UniBank
Suggested Audiences:Elders, Adult, College, High School, Middle School, Elementary, Preschool, Toddler, Infant
Last Modified: March 26, 2014 at 3:01 PM