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The Witcher’s Village

12 September 2021 | 08:00 - 20:00

On 12 September, the Witcher’s Village will be built in Polanka Redłowska in Gdynia. We would love to invite whole families to spend time actively in the open air amid the Witcher’s world.

The Witcher’s Village means an event that integrates the local community by having fun. This is why almost all attractions are planned so that you can participate in them together, regardless of age. For those who like to compete, there are competitions, including but not limited to Gwent tournament or the Witcher knowledge quiz. We will also jointly create a memory portrait of a Slavic monster.

We would like to encourage fantasy lovers to attend a meeting with Łukasz Kozak – the author of the book “Upiór. Historia naturalna” [Phantom. Natural history]. The subject of the book revolves around “Polish vampires”, namely phantoms, seers, strigoi.

At the very end of the fun, we invite you to a concert by the DISCANTUS band, and then a bonfire accompanied by dancing. Throughout the event, there will be food trucks in Polanka where you have a bite at any time.

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Witcher’s Village Schedule:
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12:00 pm – start of the event,
12:00 pm – 4:00 pm – Learning to play Gwent – learning to play the Witcher’s card game,
12:00 pm – 6:00 pm – A fun stand for the youngest ones (with colouring books and other artistic attractions),
12:00 pm – 4:00 pm – Runes from the spirit talker – workshops on creating runic signs on fabric scraps,
12:00 pm – 6:00 pm – Bookcrossing in the clearing, namely the reading zone,
12:00 pm – 6:00 pm – Forest alcove – relaxation zone under the tree,
12:00 pm – 12:20 pm – Memory portrait of a Slavic monster – creating a memory portrait of creatures from Slavic and Nordic mythology – on stage,
1:00 pm – 1:40 pm – Word Hunters – wild stories told by genuine storytellers,
1:00 pm – 3:00 pm – Plebeian-fighting games and activities with a group of reenactors from Grodzisk in Sopot,
1:45 pm – 2:30 pm – Meeting with cosplayers – on stage,
2:30 pm – 2:45 pm – Pictures with cosplayers – next to the stage,
3:00 pm – 5:30 pm – Meeting with a knight – presentation of a battle weapon and a sword fight demonstration,
1:30 pm – 5:30 pm – The Witcher’s Forest Game – hare and hounds with tasks for participants,
2:30 pm – 3:10 pm – Word Hunters – wild stories told by genuine storytellers,
3:15 pm – 4:20 pm – Meeting with Łukasz Kozak on stage. Host: Elżbieta Żukowska,
5:30 pm – 6:00 pm – Knowledge quiz about the Witcher and monsters – on stage,
4:15 pm – 5:15 pm – Gwent tournament,
6:00 pm – 6:40 pm – Concert of the Medieval Music Band “DISCANTUS”,
6:40 pm – Bonfire with dances

Details

Date:
12 September 2021
Time:
08:00 - 20:00

Venue

Polanka Redłowska, Gdynia
ul. Juliana Ejsmonda
Gdynia,

Organizer

Biblioteka Gdynia
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