Fridays with Fred: Robin Hood’s Faire in North Haven

NORTH HAVEN, Conn. (WTNH) — This weekend is a big weekend for outdoor events and the Robin Hood’s Faire does start this weekend in North Haven.

They are hoping for some nice weather this weekend. Senior Meteorologist Fred Campagna says the weather won’t be terrible early on Saturday, but it will get rainier as the day progresses. He says Mother’s Day looks somewhat unsettled as well.

As for Friday, it’s not real warm for this time of the year, but the sun is out and shining. Temperatures are ranging from the high 50’s to the low 60’s. Clouds will gather overnight into Saturday.

If you’re heading out on Friday night, it will stay in the 50’s.

At the Robin Hood’s Faire, you can see knights fighting. You can also see Zoltan, who refers to himself as a geek magician. He says he travels around North America performing at different events like the Robin Hood’s Faire. You can watch Zoltan hammer a nail into his own head.

At the fair, boys and girls can meet Robin Hood as well as other royalty. There’s jousting, arrow shooting, singing and ax throwing, among other activities. There will be food and drinks such as turkey legs and ale.

Zoltan showed us how he can also eat fire. Not only that, but he hit his tongue on fire.


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