25th June to 11th July (Winter Holidays)

Knights Of Fire - Ballarat Winter Festival

Visit Kryal Castle this winter school holidays to see fiery feats, wizards, Knights and Snow Queens in our Knights of Fire program! Create magical potions, learn to sword fight, see live performances in our Jester’s Theatre and be amazed by our incredible Knights, Wizards and horses as they battle to save the kingdom with their might, steal and fire. All of this and so much more! General Admission Pass guarantees entry to the castle grounds and the opportunity to view all the shows and attractions of Kryal Castle.

Fun For All Ages!

Let The Magic Begin!

Event Schedule

Schedule of the event

11:00 AM

Street Fire Twirling

Stay warm by catching Blaze our Fire Artist perform with their fire staff outside the lower level of the Torture Dungeons! The perfect photo opportunity to start your day.

Outside the lower level of the Torture Dungeons (Map Reference 8)

11:00 AM

Shadow Puppet Performance- A Tale of Ice and Snow

Find a spot near the fire, grab yourself a hot chocolate and witness this beautiful shadow puppet performance. A tale about our dear Queen Neva of Kryal, and how she was captured by the terrible curse of the wicked Black Knight.

Jester’s Theatre (Map ref 17)

11:30 AM

The Mounted Skill at Arms

Cheer on the Champion of Kryal as they challenge the evil Black Knight to a tournament of courage and skill. Watch on as they perform daring feats, with their brave and noble war horses.

Arena (Map ref. 12)

12:30 PM

Pantomime- An Unlikely Fellowship

A pair of cheeky bunnies- Peep and Pop have been pinching cabbages from the farmer’s garden during this long, cold winter. But when the farmer hires the help of a cat, their talents are put to the test!

Jester’s Theatre (Map ref. 17)

1:15 PM

Shadow Puppet Performance- A Tale of Ice and Snow

Find a spot near the fire, grab yourself a hot chocolate and witness this beautiful shadow puppet performance. A tale about our dear Queen Neva of Kryal, and how she was captured by the terrible curse of the wicked Black Knight.

Jester’s Theatre (Map ref 17)

2:00 PM

The Joust of the Flame

Head to the Tournament Arena for the ultimate display of Knightly skills. The Evil Black Knight has challenged the Champion of Kryal to a trial of epic proportions. Will they prevail, and break the curse that holds Kryal and it’s Queen in an eternal icy winter? Be sure cheer them on as they risk life and limb before your eyes.

Arena (Map ref. 12)

FAQ

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