A Medieval knight stunt show will be held at Jacob Wiens Elementary on 935 East Campus Way in Hemet on May 24th. Tickets can be purchased at the gate or at the school now. Ages 4 and up are $5.00 each (3 and under FREE). This is an outdoor show with picnic style seating. Please bring a blanket and/or folding chair. Seating is first come first serve. Seating and concessions start at 5pm. Show starts promptly at 6pm.
A Knight to Remember
Come out for an evening of family fun. Imperial Knights is the Premier Live, Extreme, Medieval Stunt-Show. A top-of-the-line show, Imperial Knights travels Nationally and Internationally, and features:
~ Expert Horsemanship
~ Exciting Knight Games
~ Thrilling Hand-to-Hand combat, both on and off the horses
~ High-School and Classical Dressage
~ and the thrill & excitement of Extreme Full-Contact Jousting!
For more information, contact http://jacobwienspta.weebly.com/upcoming-events.html.
- http://www.middle-ages.org.uk/history-of-jousting.htm – “The History of jousting started with the emergence of Knights as a fighting force in Europe of the Middle Ages in the 10th century…. The first recorded reference of a tournament was dated in 1066 and refers to [a Frenchman] Godfrey de Preuilly, who is described as having invented the medieval tournament.”
- http://www.middle-ages.org.uk/jousting-terminology.htm – Jousting Terminology
- http://www.middle-ages.org.uk/index.htm – This sections list famous people and kings of the Middle Ages (1066-1485).
I will not have time to look up the famous people and places of the Middle Ages at the time of this posting. The following is a hastily assembled list-in-progress. Check back later if you are interested in what I find.
- http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KnlP_hBoSaA – Johannes Gutenberg [1395-1468], inventor of printing press
- http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=d_pa78p0ghE – Marco Polo [1254-1324], famous explorer
- http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p5RSikgb4e8 – Favorite Explorers in Art – Marco Polo