Friday, April 4-Sunday, April 6
Dig out your best chainmail and tunics the 38th annual pageant of mirth, merriment and minstrels wandering Medieval Fair in Norman. The festival takes place Friday, April 4-Sunday, April 6, at Reaves Park, 2501 S. Jenkins Ave., Norman, and features costumed characters dressed as kings, queens, mermaids, pirates, fairies and knights plus attractions like jousting and human chess games. A stroll through the medieval village offers more than 200 arts and crafts booths selling leather crafts, stained glass, pottery and jewelry as artisans demonstrate their works and skills. The fair is one of the largest events in the state, and it’s free and open to the public. For more, go to www.medievalfair.org.