March 8-10th, Mother Lode fairgrounds * Sonora California
Sonora- America’s original Celtic Faire, featured on National Geographic Television, returns to the Mother Lode Fairgrounds on March 8-10th, 2013. The 27th Annual Sonora Celtic Faire will expand to three days of never ending Celtic entertainment. The largest gathering of Celtic musicians will be one of the highlights at this year’s event, from high-energy Celtic rock bands to the most traditional of groups. With 20 musical groups, performing on five stages, the faire offers something to every age and ear!
New this year is a large armored combat tournament. If you like boxing or Mixed Martial Arts (MMA), you are going to love to see these armored warriors go at it! With full suits of armor and swords a flashing, these gladiators are will put their skills to the test. The competitors will dual it out for glorious prizes and glory. At this moment we have signed a total of 15 fighters in the competition and should be able to have three rounds of combat a day. There will be judging and each warrior will have to play by the rules. All of this armored combat along with jousting on horseback is included with your general ticket admission– DON’T MISS THE ACTION!
www.sonoracelticfaire.com for more information
Your choice of hotels in Sonora California to stay during the event:
More Info: The hotels in Sonora California is close to the Yosemite National Park. If you are looking for hotels near Yosemite National Park, look no further than the INNS of California Sonora and the Best Western Plus Sonora Oaks and Conference Center!