The Medieval Market has become a tradition in Cordoba. This year 2019 is celebrated on the last weekend of January and has as its stage the surroundings of the Calahorra Tower.
Dates for 2020 are January 24-26
What you can see in the Medieval Market
It is a market of different stalls in which the decoration takes us to medieval times, with the typical fabric ornaments, the clothing of the staff who attend the stalls and the food and crafts products that are sold.
The feeding posts have cheeses, bread, sweets, etc…, all made in an artisanway. At the craft stalls you can find pottery, objects for the house and all kinds of gadgets that the artisans themselves make on site.
Another attraction of the Medieval Market are the different exhibitions of music, dancing, juggling games, wrestling with weapons of the time, children’s games and the traditional exhibition of live raptors, with which to be photographed.
Dates of the Medieval Market in Cordoba
This year the selected dates are January 25th, 26th and 27th, opening to the public from 12:00h. until 24 h. Friday. On Saturday and Sunday it will be open from 11.00h. until 24 h.
During these days there is an extensive program that you can see below. The main events within the Medieval Market are a gastronomic tasting next to the Torre de la Calahorra, a quick painting contest, a costume contest and a photography contest on Instagram.
These days, the Medieval Market hosts several activities that can be visited every day, such as the medieval camp, the torture chamber exhibition, the falconry exhibition, a sample of ancient weapons, puppet theatre and a workshop Trades.
In different areas of the market there is also a children’s corner and an amusement park for the little ones, all inspired by medieval times.