The Belarusian people are proud of their country's past and carefully keep its traditional culture. Every year there is a wonderful opportunity to plunge deeply into the history and to feel yourself as a resident of the Grand Duchy of Lithuania by attending one of the numerous medieval festivals and knight tournaments.
Costumed performances, medieval music and dancing, folk bands’ appearances, knight fights, stunts on horseback, opportunity to try on the knight armour suit, exercises with knight arms, bow shooting, as well as a magnificent dishes in the Old Belarusian style – just welcome to the Middle Ages.
Such spectacular scenes as castle assault, knight mass battles and equestrian contests will undoubtedly impress a visitor from the XXI century. Old castles of Mir, Lida, Novogrudok seem to be perfect scenery for such mind-blowing events. Some of them obtain the international status and unite knight clubs from Belarus, Russia, Poland, Lithuania, Czech Republic and other countries.