University of Stirling Charterhouse and Scotland's Urban Past:
Focus on archaeological and historical research being undertaken on Perth Charterhouse (Scotland’s only Carthusian Monastery founded by James I in 1429) and the story of James I’s death at the Blackfriars Dominican Friary in Perth in 1437.
Present findings from the community fieldwork they will have done in the cellar of Christies pub (old Blackfriars site)
Augmented reality and Virtual Reality headsets help bring the past to life.
Clyde Built Puppets
Medieval themed puppet making for children.
Ayleswood Rare Breeds
Miniature donkeys, alpacas and pygmy goats will add to the atmosphere of this event.
Knights of Moneymusk
Weapons and armour, including an armoured warrior
Crime and punishment, including a pillory
Scottish Woodlands Skill Centre
Medieval Woodcarving display
Music and dance ensemble from 13th – 15th Century
Birds of Prey
Returning for 2017 Medieval Methil will be offering a living picture of Scotland’s proud history promoting knowledge and understanding of past times through education, display and experimental archaeology.
Hudson Clay Potters
Medieval pottery demonstration
Company of St Margaret
Wordsmithcrafts will be bringing along a medieval Smithy demonstration and the Cluaran boat with a crew of (gallowglass) historical interpreters.
School of ancient crafts
Workshop offering tempura paints, heraldry shields, calligraphy for members of the public to have a try.
Scotland’s great tribal drum and pipe band will bring their culture and history with their music to the streets of Perth.
History and Horror Tours
Offering tours of medieval Perth – times to be confirmed.
Medieval Minecraft in Perth Museum and Art Gallery
Filling the streets with the smells of his amazing smoked fish, Iain Spink will be serving up his Arbroath Smokes.
Party Box Events
Offering medieval themed drinks and food along with their famous photo box – come and get a picture taken to remember the day by.
Also on the day will be face painting, street entertainment and much more.