Silves Medieval Festival transforms the historic and captivating town of Silves every summer for 10 nights. In Particular highly regarded by the locals as the top event in the area each summer. For some it feels forever to wait a whole year each time.
Moreover, we usually buy a special bracelet for the whole period and visit Silves Medieval Festival 7 out 10 nights. Besides this allows us to enjoy the Silves medieval festival atmosphere and the different stages of the daily shows. Without a doubt we would recommend one visit to the night time Castle show, this is has limited seats available, book early. Additionally this lets you enjoy a number of acts in a private show. The Jousting is also a great show of entertainment and competition.
Without a doubt, a fantastic experience for all the family and well worth at least one trip during the event. As Silves transforms into a medieval town.
Suitable for all ages
Entry is about 2 euros per night for the general experience (extra costs to hire clothes and the experiences of jousting and castle show)
The evenings usually start around 18:00 and finish around 01:00.
Furthermore, why not get in the medieval mood. You can hire costumes and be fully immersed in the atmosphere, or just go casual – whatever you wear make sure you wear sensible shoes as the cobble streets can be slippery.