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Renaissance Festival Maryland
August 26 @ 10:00 am - 7:00 pm
47th Maryland Renaissance Festival
The Renaissance Festival Maryland is a spectacular event you don’t want to miss! The Renaissance Festival Maryland begins on August 26th and runs Saturdays/Sundays and Labor Day Monday through October 22nd for Nine Weekends of thrills, feasting, handmade crafts, entertainment, and merriment in Crownsville, Maryland.
The 27-acre Village of Revel Grove hosts more than 200 performers on ten stages, a 3,000-seat arena with over 140 artisans exhibiting crafts in their own renaissance shops, 5 taverns, 42 food and beverage emporiums.
Enchanting entertainment await all who enter. Daring Knights in combat, flitting fairies, mystical tales and more at this years festival.
Bards | Chariots | Pirates | Jugglers | Men in Armor | Minstrels | Magicians | Musicians | Stilt Walkers | Mimes | Fortune Teller | Archers | Clowns | Horses | Puppeteer | Sword Swallowing | Stunt Artist | Acrobats | Daredevils | Theatre | Dancers | Hypnotist
FESTIVAL THEMED DAYS
Children’s Weekend: August 26th and 27th – One child aged 7-15 is admitted free with each adult ticket purchased. Children 6 and under are always free!
Romance Weekend: Saturday, September 2nd Singles Party. Singles 21+ are welcomed to attend a no-pressure. Meet & Mingle near Blackfriars Stage & the Dragon Inn from 1:00pm-5:00pm. Please note: The Party will be cancelled if weather is not agreeable!
Sunday, September 3rd: Renewal of Vows. Partners can renew their commitment to each other at a special Renewal of Vows ceremony at the Blackfriars Theatre. The ceremony is approximately 15 minutes in length.
FREE Seniors Day. Labor Day Monday, Sept. 4th. Seniors 62+
Celtic Celebration: September 9th & 10th – Join festival favorites and special guests as we focus on a celebration of Celtic music!
Pirate Adventure Weekend: September 16th & 17th: Pirate music and mayhem!
Myth & Magic Weekend: September 23rd & 24th – Celebrate the myths and legends of the British Isles and special magic performances!
Shakespeare Weekend: September 30th & October 1st. Celebrating the Bard!
ASL Interpretation: Saturday, September 9th and Sunday October 8th – Please visit the Guest Services Pavilion for a complete list of ASL shows.
August 26 & 27
September 2, 3, 4, 9, 10, 16, 17, 23, 24, 30
October 1, 7, 8, 14, 15, 21, 22