PROSPECT — Fort Knox will be transformed for a day into a Medieval scene by the Society for Creative Anachronism.

Fair maidens, dashing knights, fearsome battles and beautiful arts await visitors at the riverside fortress in Prospect today until 4 p.m. The event brings hundreds of guests to Fort Knox each year.

The 9th Annual Medieval Tournament will feature knightly tournaments of arms, dramatic fencing melees, period dancing and music, arts exhibits, thrown weapons, combat archery and siege engine displays against the dramatic backdrop of Fort Knox’s granite walls. Regular Fort Knox gate fees apply.

The Society for Creative Anachronism is an international organization dedicated to researching and re-creating the arts and skills of pre-17th Century Europe.