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Louisiana Renaissance Festival - November 4, 5  | 11, 12 | 18, 19  | 24-26 December 2, 3 | 9, 10, 2017   

9:45 AM to Dusk (rain or shine)

Directions To Faire

  • Simplest directions to the faire:  Take I-12 Exit #42, and follow the signs to 46468 River Road, Hammond LA 70401
  • Extended directions to the faire:
  • New Orleans, and Jackson, MS, take I-55 toward Hammond, LA, then I-12 East to Exit #42
  • Alabama and Florida take I-10 West, then take I-12 toward Hammond to Exit #42 Texas, Baton Rouge, and Slidell get onto I-12 East, then get off at Exit #42

Everyone:

Once on I-12 take Exit #42 (just east of Hammond, Louisiana),Turn north toward McDonald's (on Airport Road / Hwy 3158).Go two miles, past McDonald's (stay on Hwy 3158, straight through the traffic circle). Road ends at the airport,Take a right onto Hwy 190, go two miles. Take a left onto River Road (Hwy 1064). (There is a turn lane at the school.) Go about two miles, Entrance to festival parking is on the right (at the SIGN).

The Louisiana Renaissance Festival is a festival, theme park, theatre, holiday shopping destination, and educational experience, all rolled into one great adventure.

    Every autumn the Louisiana Renaissance Festival creates the English "Village of Albright," with more than 600 artisans, entertainers and educational demonstrators welcoming you to the best parts of the 16th century: fun, clean, safe, and educational.

    Albright has a magical ambiance: the atmosphere is adventurous, exciting and romantic. Choose from dozens of Professional Performers, more than 50 shows, and a plethora of demonstrations every day on a dozen stages. Search a hundred booths for unique handmade creations. 

www.larf.net


Brevard Renaissance Fair - Wickham Park Amphitheater, 2500 Parkway Dr. Melbourne, FL  32935                                                              January 20-21 & 27-28 and February 2-4, 2018

Season of the Hood - You are especially fortunate if you have brought your imagination, good humor and sense of participation to the Faire. You will be able to shop, eat and revel with a cast of colorfully costumed, exotic and intriguing characters. Catch a glimpse of times past (or possibly a unicorn or fairy), and lose yourself in the Olde World of Medieval Europe.

You will cheer your champion knight at the Joust Arena. Feast like a King on a cornucopia of hearty food and drink a plenty. Delight in the antics of street performers. Come hear musicians playing authentic period instruments. Watch demonstrations of the time-honored arts of weaving, coin minting, spinning, sculpting, glass blowing, tinsmithing, blacksmithing, leather crafting and names being written on a grain of rice. You will discover an enchanted place where Fairy-tales become flesh and fantasy, take flight but BEWARE the Dragon!

Come Ye, Good People of the Realm and Celebrate this most Pleasurable Event! Come, all ye knights and damsels, to a celebration of times past! The presentation of this historical era in an enjoyable, educational and safe environment makes it a sure bet for family entertainment. A Finer Tyme has never been had! HUZZAH!

www.brevardrenaissancefair.com


Florida Renaissance Festival - Quiet Waters Park 401 S Powerline Road Deerfield Beach FL 33442 

Seven Weekends February 10th through March 25th, 2018 from 10:00 a.m. to Sunset!           

Live a day in the 16th Century at the 26th Annual Florida Renaissance Festival. Over 100 Artisans selling their wares, Over 100 Performers to entertain, Kid's Kingdom, Entertainment and Food and Drynk fit for a King! It's a Fun Family Event for All Ages!

Browse through our Enchanted Crafts Village where over one hundred merchants and artisans demonstrate and sell their wares. Behold glass blowing, hammered pewter, wooden toys, unique pottery, clothing and a wealth of other riches. Applaud Hundreds of Performers, not only on our twelve stages but literally all around you. Sword fighters, minstrels, magicians, wenches and more. For all the world’s a stage. Cheer Battling Knights, as they mount their steeds, lower their visors, aim their lances and charge at full tilt, thrice daily. Feast on Hearty Food fit for a King! Visit the Pub and toast to the Royal Court with a tankard of ale or cider. Hip! Hip! Huzzah! Play Games of Chance and games of skill which challenge both young and old alike…archery, the test of strength, Jacob’s Ladder and more… and have your name written on a grain of rice. Join us in Deerfield Beach. 

www.ren-fest.com


Medieval Fair of Norman  -  The 42st Annual Medieval Fair -  April 6 - 8, 2018

Reaves Park, Norman, OK 10am - 7pm

Step back in time for a day of revels at the Medieval Fair. Enjoy mirth and merriment with kings, queens, knights and fools as the kingdom comes alive.Held annually since 1977, this living history fair features educational exhibits, arts, crafts, food, games, demonstrations and ongoing entertainment at seven stages. 

Entertainment for the whole family includes minstrels, dancing, theater and reenactments, jugglers, knights jousting on horseback and human chess games. Brightly costumed characters include King Arthur, mermaids, and the fair's royal court.

Browse through the medieval village of over 200 art and craft booths offering unique and handcrafted wares. Offerings include pottery, wood crafts, stained glass, armor, costumes, fairy wings, jewelry, leather crafts, hair garlands, and much more. Watch master crafters demonstrating their skills.

The Medieval Fair of Norman is the state's largest weekend event and the third largest event in Oklahoma, and was selected by Events Media Network as one of the top 100 events in the nation. It is made possible, in part, by the Norman Arts Council Hotel Tax Grant Program and the City of Norman.

Parking is available at Lloyd Noble Center on Jenkins Avenue, located one block south of Reaves Park for a fee of $5 (which benefits the Lloyd Noble Center).

Visitors to the Fair should be aware of the City of Norman's ordinance that prohibits smoking in City parks. Alcoholic beverages are also prohibited. 

www.medievalfair.org


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