11:00, 15:00 AND 17:00: MAIN SHOW - The Legend of Lady Mahaut!
Mahaut is a mischievous, brave, energetic and extremely likeable girl. While she is being brought up by her father, she remembers the tales of valiant women her mother used to tell her before she died. Inspired by her strength and courage, share Mahaut’s action-packed knightly exploits. A joyous and lively show, with many spectacular twists and turns - and fights!
Fun, action and entertainment for young and old!
ALL DAY LONG
1. Educational and participative workshops for the family
Clothes in the 15th century
Discover the dress and armour of famous men and women of the 15th century in Europe, as well as the way they were made: weaving, tailoring, fabrics, equipment and tools, etc.
Powerful women, female scholars and women warriors in the Middle Ages
Aside from political and military influence, find out how the queens and female saints, writers, scientists, adventurers, intellectuals, artists, etc. of Alsace, France and other part of the world made their mark on history, each in her own way.
2. Board games and action games
Young and old, girls and boys can enjoy board games (nine men’s morris, Fox and Geese, draughts, chess, etc.) and action games (hoops, stilts, swords, hobbyhorses, crossbows, dining sets, etc.) or customise a puppet.
3. Creative workshops
Make your own puppet, crown, pointed headdress or shield.
Activity leaders: Armédia