There’s An English Faire In Illinois That Will Take You Straight Back To Medieval Times
You may want to change around some plans this weekend to ensure you get a chance to visit Illinois’ premier English faire. Featuring jousting, traditional eats, and a slew of interesting characters and costumes, this is the event of the summer you don’t want to miss. Check it out:
We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/
Olde English Fare takes place at Wildlife Prairie Park, which is located at 3826 N Taylor Rd., Hanna City, IL 61536. Get more details on the festival’s official Facebook page and the park’s website.
An Illinois transplant who grew up and went to school in Indiana for 22 years, Elizabeth holds a BFA in creative writing and has enjoyed traveling across the country and parts of Europe. She has visited half of the states, as well as parts of Canada, Mexico, and the Caribbean, and regularly travels home to the Hoosier State to see friends and family. With more than five years of writing experience, Elizabeth’s articles have been featured on several websites, and her poetry and short stories have been published in multiple literary journals.
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