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Valhalla RenFaire in California June 4-12

Valhalla RenFaire valhallafaire.com has Jousting, Artisans Marketplace, Magicians, Family Fun CA June 4-12, Tickets http://tktwb.tw/j1WVl6

June 1st, 2011 Posted by | Proclamations | no comments

Benecia CA Pirate Ball June 18

Mid-California, there’s a new Pirate Ball scheduled for June 18 in Benecia. Get your pirate on at the http://pirateball.eventbrite.com

May 30th, 2011 Posted by | Faire Fun | no comments

Big Bear RenFaire back on for Aug 13 & 14

Big Bear Renaissance Faire will happen this year on Aug 13 & 14. The show was cancelled earlier in 2011 due to the washout of Highway 330. With the announcement of the advanced schedule to reopen the road, the show goes on! In a press release issued by Lynda McGinnis yesterday: 10th Annual Big Bear […]

May 6th, 2011 Posted by | Auditions & Job Info | no comments

Central Coast Renaissance Faire on Twitter now

Central Coast Renaissance Faire, July 16 & 17, 2011 in El Chorro Regional Park in San Luis Obispo, CA, is now on twitter @CCRenFaire

May 2nd, 2011 Posted by | Proclamations | no comments

Scottish Renaissance Festival seeking merchants

The Scottish Renaissance Festival has grown again. The Santa Cruz, California, event takes place the weekend of Jun 18-19 and this year they’ve added more booth space in the Highland Games area. Merchants are encouraged to fill out the 2011 Booth Application (PDF) and get it in to the show promoters by May 1st. All […]

April 20th, 2011 Posted by | Proclamations | no comments

So Cal RenFaire’s Easter 4 Pack Sale

Southern California Renaissance Faire’s Easter 4 Pack sale is online now; 50% savings on 2 Adult & 2 Children’s Tickets $40. The tickets are good Easter Sunday only.

April 13th, 2011 Posted by | Discount Tickets Info | no comments

Lake RenFest in California looking for cast & crew

Lake Renaissance Festival in Lower Lake, CA, on May 28 & 29, is looking for a cast of rascals and wenches; fighters and lovers; pirates, performers and artisans; Italians, Highlanders and others to join their shenanigans at the second Lake RenFest. If performing is not your love, they can use help with the myriad of […]

April 12th, 2011 Posted by | Auditions & Job Info | no comments

Southern California RenFaire opens soon

Southern California RenFaire opens in a few weeks. Go see the @MerryWives of Windsor on Rogues’ Reef for naughty songs & drinking music

March 24th, 2011 Posted by | Proclamations | no comments

Southern California RenFest Facebook Coupon

Do you use Facebook and attend Southern California Renaissance Festival? If so, jump over to the Festival’s Facebook page and like them. By doing that, you’ll have access to the coupon photo they’ve put up for their Facebook Fans. How did I find out about the coupon? I follow them on Twitter @socal_ren_faire

March 14th, 2011 Posted by | Discount Tickets Info | no comments

Congratulations to Labrynth of…

Congratulations to Labyrinth of Jareth Masquerade @lojmasquerade on announcing their 14th season July 1st & 2nd labyrinthmasquerade.com

March 5th, 2011 Posted by | Proclamations | no comments

San Diego Pirate Festival new for 2011

Thanks to @RumbaRue for letting me know about the new Pirate Festival this year in San Diego. Check out the San Diego Pirate Festival website for details.

March 4th, 2011 Posted by | Proclamations | no comments

Southern California RenFaire’s 40% off sale thru Jan 3

Another holiday sale, Southern California Renaissance Faire (@socal_ren_faire) has 40% off tickets through Jan 3rd! Details on the sale can be found on their ticket info page

December 8th, 2010 Posted by | Discount Tickets Info | no comments

Queen’s College at the Renaissance Pleasure Faire

California’s Renaissance Pleasure Faire, now through May 10th in Irwindale, hosts Queen’s College Workshops from Embroidery to Painting, Chain Mail to Woodcarving

April 15th, 2010 Posted by | Proclamations | 2 comments

NorCal RenFest Renaissance Institute Cooking Class

Barb Aiello of Celtic Hearth presenting a Medieval & Renaissance Cooking class at ….

October 15th, 2009 Posted by | Proclamations | no comments

Celebrate Twelth Night in High Renaissance Style – January 10, 2008

California Don all your Renaissance finery and celebrate the end of the Holiday Season at the 4th Annual Twelth Night Feast and Midwinter Renaissance Revel. Relocated to a new venue this year, the celebration in the grand hall of the La Mesa Rec Center is sure to be spectacular with all attendees required to wear […]

December 22nd, 2008 Posted by | Proclamations | no comments

Kearney Renaissance Faire – Faire Fun for November 6-12, 2008

California The Kearney Renaissance Faire is pleased to invite you to their new location at Sycamore Island Ranch in Madera. The Faire is a fundraiser presented by the Guild of St. Giles to raise funds for Catholic Charities. Throughout the day, you’ll find a slice of life, Renaissance Era style, with food, shopping, shows, and […]

November 6th, 2008 Posted by | Discount Tickets Info, Faire Fun | no comments

Escondido Renaissance Faire – Faire Fun for October 30 – November 5, 2008

California This is the final weekend of the Escondido Renaissance Faire. You can still get a weekend pass to save you $10 at the gate but the Parking Troll will still have to be paid. Get by and let The Knotty Stitcher tickle your funny bone as she teaches you the intriguing history of the […]

October 30th, 2008 Posted by | Discount Tickets Info, Faire Fun | one comment

St Paul Newman Center Renaissance Faire – Faire Fun for October 23-29, 2008

California Enter the Land of Newman, a Renaissance style open-air market, as the St Paul Newman Center Renaissance Faire returns from a three year hiatus. Allow the Guild of St Augustine to entertain and amaze you at this free family-friendly event in Fresno.

October 24th, 2008 Posted by | Discount Tickets Info, Faire Fun | no comments

Escondido Renaissance Faire – Faire Fun for October 23-29, 2008

California It’s opening weekend at the Escondido Renaissance Faire as the gates to the Village of Falconbridge swing wide to welcome visitors. You can save up to $10 by planning to go both days and buying the Weekend Pass, but don’t forget to have loose ducats to toss to the Parking Troll. They’ve got lots […]

October 24th, 2008 Posted by | Discount Tickets Info, Faire Fun | no comments

Utah Renaissance Faire Street Cast Auditions, October 25th

California Thanks to Behind the Burlap for letting us know the Guild of Saint Winifred’s is holding auditions for the 2009 Utah Renaissance Festival season. Saint Winifred’s is a Renaissance/Medieval Reenactment Group that provides entertainment in the streets of the Utah Renaissance Festival. Check out the press release at Behind the Burlaps’s post: Open Auditions, […]

October 22nd, 2008 Posted by | Auditions & Job Info | no comments

California City’s Renaissance Festival – October 16-22, 2008

California Join the California City Renaissance Festival in the year of our Lord, 1559, as the Shire of Kern welcomes the newly crowned Queen Elizabeth for a celebration of her coronation. Bring a can of food for a $1 discount on tickets. Even without the donation, tickets are a very reasonable $3. A fine assortment […]

October 16th, 2008 Posted by | Discount Tickets Info, Faire Fun | no comments

Eagle Castle Winery Renaissance Faire Harvest Festival – Faire Fun for October 16-22, 2008

California One Paso Robles winery has found a natural way to make their harvest celebration stand out from the rest. This weekend the Eagle Castle Winery’s Renaissance Faire Harvest Festival takes advantage of the castle setting to offer their guests a chance to experience the harvest and so much more. Beginning Friday night with extended […]

October 16th, 2008 Posted by | Discount Tickets Info, Faire Fun | one comment

Folsom Renaissance Faire – Faire Fun for October 16-22, 2008

California The Folsom Renaissance Faire brings to life Elizabethan times at Folsom City Lions Park this weekend as they introduce you to Shakespeare’s Muse. The Park is, as I write this, being turned into an Elizabethan town all decked out in preparation for Queen Elizabeth to arrive at any moment. Come the morning, a myriad […]

October 16th, 2008 Posted by | Discount Tickets Info, Faire Fun | one comment

Northern California Renaissance Faire – Faire Fun for October 9-15, 2008

California It’s closing weekend at the Northern California Renaissance Faire and your last chance of the season to get out to Casa de Fruta and have some fun. The Belles of Bedlam and the Merry Misfits of Doom will be back out to send you off in style. Just make sure not to attend with […]

October 9th, 2008 Posted by | Faire Fun | no comments

Medieval Festival of Courage – Faire Fun for October 9-15, 2008

California The Mad River Hospital is the venue for the Medieval Festival of Courage this weekend in Arcata. The family event features music, shopping, jousting, and various other forms of entertainment. Come join the fun and help raise funds for the Coastal Grove Charter School, as well as other participating schools and non-profits.

October 9th, 2008 Posted by | Faire Fun | one comment

Hanford Renaissance of Kings Cultural Arts Faire – Faire Fun for October 2-8, 2008

California Join the celebration in Hanford this weekend at the 32nd Hanford Renaissance of Kings Faire. It’s a free event lasting the whole weekend.

October 2nd, 2008 Posted by | Discount Tickets Info, Faire Fun | no comments

Northern California Renaissance Faire – Faire Fun for October 2-8, 2008

California The Northern California Renaissance Faire continues this weekend in Hollister. A weekend pass is your best deal on discount tickets. You’ll save $15 and get to experience the faire at a slower pace because you don’t have to do it all in one day. The Knights of Avalon take to the field three times […]

October 2nd, 2008 Posted by | Discount Tickets Info, Faire Fun | no comments

Gold Coast Pirate Faire – Faire Fun for September 25-October 1, 2008

California It’s closing weekend at the Gold Coast Pirate Faire, also called the Ojai Pirate Faire, at Lake Casitas in Ojai this weekend. Weekend passes save $5 if you’re planning to be there both days. You don’t need coupons, just ask for the Weekend Pass at the box office. Don’t forget to keep a few […]

September 25th, 2008 Posted by | Discount Tickets Info, Faire Fun | no comments

Northern California Renaissance Faire – Faire Fun for September 25-October 1, 2008

California It’s a combined celebration at the Northern California Renaissance Faire in Hollister What that means for you is a chance to participate as they celebrate Bacchanalia (a time for revelry), the Feast of Michaelmas (the end of harvest), and Masquerade (a chance to dress up and show off your finery). The ticket sales page […]

September 24th, 2008 Posted by | Discount Tickets Info, Faire Fun | no comments

The Renaissance Symposium, Feb 6-9, 2009, in Modesto, California

Bill Watters sent us info about the 2009 Renaissance Workshops & Symposium today, asking that we share it with our readers.The 7th Annual Renaissance Workshops & Symposium, 2009 It’s time to come together to learn from each other and share ideas to help make for a better Renaissance Faire experience. To be held at the […]

September 22nd, 2008 Posted by | Proclamations | no comments

Northern California Renaissance Faire – Faire Fun for September 18-24, 2008

California It’s Celtic weekend at the Northern California Renaissance Faire in Hollister. Tempest performs both days, so put on your best kilt and get out to see this modern Celtic band. They’ve got a couple of options for discount tickets on the ticket sales page: Save $15 with a weekend pass if you’re going both […]

September 19th, 2008 Posted by | Discount Tickets Info, Faire Fun | one comment

Gold Coast Pirate Faire – Faire Fun for September 18-24, 2008

California The Gold Coast Pirate Faire, also called the Ojai Pirate Faire, begins the first weekend of its two week run at Lake Casitas in Ojai this weekend. You can get a $5 discount on tickets if you’re planning to be there the whole weekend. You don’t need coupons, just ask for the Weekend Pass […]

September 19th, 2008 Posted by | Discount Tickets Info, Faire Fun | no comments

Frazier Mountain Jousting Tournament and Faire – Faire Fun for September 18-24, 2008

California You’ll get a unique chance to see a day full of medieval equestrian contests in Frazier Park Saturday as knights take to the filed to display their skills in the Frazier Mountain Jousting Tournament. Other entertainment includes martial arts demonstrations, foot races, archery and spear throwing competitions, and a falconry demonstration.

September 19th, 2008 Posted by | Faire Fun | 2 comments

See Tartanic at the Shasta Dragonwood RenFest in California

Promoters at the Shasta Dragonwood Renaissance Festival 2008 announced last week that Tartanic is joining Golden Bough on the entertainment list. Billing themselves as Celtic Tribal Mayhem, Tartanic’s unique sound and energetic performance keeps audiences engaged and wanting more. The band is currently performing at Michigan Renaissance Festival and will go to Texas Renaissance Festival […]

September 14th, 2008 Posted by | Proclamations | no comments

Northern California Renaissance Faire – Faire Fun for September 4 – 10, 2008

California It’s opening weekend of the Northern California Renaissance Faire in Hollister at Casa deFruta as the Village of Willingtown welcomes visitors to a Celebration of Children. They’ve got a couple of options for discount tickets: All children 12 and under are FREE this weekend! Save $15 with a weekend pass if you’re going both […]

September 5th, 2008 Posted by | Discount Tickets Info, Faire Fun | 2 comments

California’s St Murphy’s Guild opens a casting call.

As posted by Amy executrice00@yahoo.com, General Manager of St Murphy’s, on the Rusty Swords Yahoo Group Fri Aug 29, 2008 11:31 pm (PDT) Hi All Sorry if this gets some of you more than once. This is Amy, GM with St. Murphy’s. We are seeking new members for the guild. We play Rom gypsy and […]

September 3rd, 2008 Posted by | Auditions & Job Info | no comments

Golden Gate Renaissance Festival – Faire Fun for August 14-20, 2008

California Once again, Speedway Meadow in San Francisco is the location for the Golden Gate Renaissance Festival as they celebrate Shakespeare’s Muse. They’ve included a link to a $2 coupon on the website for discount tickets. Come out to see the Knights of Avalon ride full tilt at each other in full contact jousting. If […]

August 15th, 2008 Posted by | Discount Tickets Info, Faire Fun | 2 comments

Big Bear City Renaissance Faire – Faire Fun for August 14-20, 2008

California It’s the second and final weekend of the Big Bear City Renaissance Festival held at Pedersens Mill in Fawnskin. Discount tickets for seniors and students are available at the gate, no coupons necessary. Attendees are encouraged to wear Renaissance period costumes. To facilitate that, a costumer is on the grounds with rentals costumes available.

August 15th, 2008 Posted by | Faire Fun | one comment

Big Bear City Renaissance Faire – Faire Fun for August 7-13, 2008

California The Big Bear City Renaissance Faire begins this weekend for the first of its two week run. Season passes and discount tickets are available, with no coupons necessary, if you meet the qualifications. They’ve got some great entertainment lined up, including the Poxy Boggards and the Merry Wives of Windsor.

August 7th, 2008 Posted by | Discount Tickets Info, Faire Fun | no comments

Willits Renaissance Faire – Faire Fun for July 31-August 6, 2008

California The Willits Renaissance Faire is this weekend in Recreation Grove Park, Willits. There’ll be live music, dancing, and magic. Golden Bough will bring a lilt to the proceedings with their fine renditions of Celtic tunes. Discount tickets for Juniors (64) are offered with no coupon necessary.

July 31st, 2008 Posted by | Discount Tickets Info, Faire Fun | no comments

Central Coast Renaissance Festival – Faire Fun for July 11-21, 2008

The Central Coast Renaissance Festival begins this weekend in San Luis Obispo, California. Queen Elizabeth holds court and oversees the Royal Joust twice daily. There’s a weekend pass available and a $1 discount coupon for printing.

July 17th, 2008 Posted by | Discount Tickets Info, Faire Fun | no comments

Labyrinth of Jareth Fantasy Masquerade Ball – Faire Fun July 11-21, 2008

by TurtleTrekkers posted at Flickr.com The Labyrinth of Jareth Fantasy Masquerade Ball, held this past weekend at the Henry Ford Music Box Theatre on Hollywood Boulevard in Los Angeles, was a blast if pictures showing up on Flickr are any indication. This is one place you’ll never worry about being the only one in garb, […]

July 17th, 2008 Posted by | Faire Fun | no comments