20 July at 19 August 2023-
Belves de Castillon
The biggest historical show in New Aquitaine at the gates of Pays Foyen
Travel to the heart of the Middle Ages, for 1h35, mix nobles, villagers, acrobats, warlords, cavalry, fights, stunts and pyrotechnic effects.
On 7 hectares of scenic area at the foot of Château Castegens, in Belvès de Castillon, within cannon range of the place of the battle, 400 battlers* and 40 horsemen take part in this large-scale historical evocation. Beyond the feats of arms, these 95 intense minutes, enhanced by waterfalls and pyrotechnic effects, take us back to the heart of the Middle Ages, between farm and inn, women at the well, harvest scenes, acrobats, tooth puller and street vendors.
* combative: Castillonnais term designating all the passionate amateurs playing the show.
The medieval village precedes the show and offers many activities: medieval dances, knight fights, craftsmen's stands, children's area, historical conferences, Murder Party, backstage visit, shop, catering outlets, crossbow shooting, shows in the Fortin arena.
For more information, visit the website www.batailledecastillon.com.