Festival Terra de Trobadors – Castello d’Empúries

The knight festival at the Costa Brava

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Castello d'Empúries, Festival Terra de Trobadors, midcentury

For many years, it has been celebrating the traditional medieval festival Terra de Trobadors in Castelló d’Empúries.

Every year, on September’s second weekend, Castelló d’Empúries travels back through the times, a thousand years back into a world full of magic and mystic.

Festival Terra de Trobadors Castello d'Empúries, costa brava, medieval, live music, september event
Das mittelalterliche Dorf an der Costa Brava ist reichlich geschmückt für das alljährliche Event.

Daring knights will grab the lance then, saddle their horses and join the joust for their beloved gentle­woman, applauded by the mob. Castelló’s medieval festivals are great fun for the young and young-at-heart.

Festival Terra de Trobadors Castello d'Empúries, costa brava, medieval, live music, september event

Re-enactments of medieval jousts are not all there is, no, there also are tasty delicacies, skilled craftsmen, talented musicians and funny imposters on the streets and plazas.

Festival Terra de Trobadors Castello d'Empúries, costa brava, medieval, live music, september event

Spectacles in abundance! The town’s inhabitants are dressed in antique costumes and have decorated the streets and plazas according to the festival. Everyone is invited – dare a leap in time and join the Festival Terra de Trobadors in Castello d’Empúries!

Festival Terra de Trobadors Castello d'Empúries, costa brava, medieval, live music, september event

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