Saturday, June 20 & Sunday, June 21
10:00am-6:00pm – Rain or shine!
210 Turners Falls Rd, Montague, MA
$15 for adults, $12 children & seniors, $10 active & retired military
Children under 6 are free. Parking $5 per car
A benefit for the Food Bank of Western Mass and the Montague Common Hall, the festival transports fair goers to the adventurous days of Robin Hood with two full days of fun for all ages.
The Mutton & Mead Festival gathers over 70 artisans and 40 hours of entertainment ranging from knights jousting on horseback, whimsical stage shows, dancers, jesters and fairies, and unique musical acts not seen anywhere else. The Festival also features a children’s area which hosts activities for kids throughout the day as well as puppeteers and medieval characters.
The Festival brings the medieval world to life with re-enactors demonstrating skills such as cooking, textile arts, blacksmithing, and sword play. People also have a chance to feast on delicacies including, turkey legs, roasted lamb, meads, beers, and ales.
The festival offers patrons the realm’s finest entertainers and merchants as the legend of Robin Hood unfolds around them as well as an opportunity to witness the daring spectacle of knights jousting, encounters with enchanted fairies, and opportunities to experience old England in New England.