Medieval Fair

The history of Peratallada is closely linked to the medieval period. It is in this period when the first witnesses have written about the village. Some documents s. X mentioning the names of "Petra scissa" and "Petra cut. Peratallada Castle, around which remained sheltered population was the focus of the barony, which belonged to that lineage Peratallada documented from the eleventh century.

The kernel remembers this link to a vintage fair held annually the first weekend in October and takes the stage as the old streets and squares, where it is possible to grasp the essence of that period.

Comedians, jugglers, puppeteers, tells stories, characters and all kinds of time to revert to the village, which will recreate a medieval market. At the stops they can find all kinds of handmade products such as cheese, honey, herbs, bread, cakes, etc..

The commercial offer will be complemented by exhibitions of traditional crafts such as sclopetaria, baskets, spinning, among others. Simultaneously, they held a series of leisure and cultural activities open to participation from the audience.

Year after year, Peratallada is passed back to medieval times Peratallada barons.

Everything starts with the opening speech, followed by a Parade through streets and squares, medieval battles, music, theater performances and cobbled streets.