The Riverdale Kiwanis have set their annual Medieval Faire for the weekends of Jan. 12-13 and Jan. 19-20 from 9:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. at Lakes Regional Park in Fort Myers.
The two-weekend event is expected to draw more than 15,000 attendees.
The Riverdale club is currently seeking volunteers to help set up, especially those with carpentry or construction skills.
The 2013 Riverdale Kiwanis Medieval Faire will feature jousting, live chess match, live sword fighting, royal court, children's games and rides, jugglers, magicians, minstrels, period food and medieval themed merchants.
Entertainment at the faire will be provided by professional touring medieval faire professionals.
Tickets will be available the day of the faire. Adult tickets cost $15; admission for children age 5 to 11 is $5.
Annual Medieval Faire
Jan. 12-13 and 19-20 from 9:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Lakes Regional Park in Fort Myers
Free onsite parking is available.
All profits from the Medieval Faire go to the Kiwanis of Riverdale Foundation Fund to support local programs including thanksgiving baskets for the needy, Christmas dinners, Buckingham Exception School, Orange River Elementary, Sunshine Elementary, school grants and scholarships.
For more information on the Riverdale Kiwanis Medieval Faire, visit: www.Medieval-faire.com. For group ticket information, call Sandy Wheeler at (239) 369-6881.