You need only attend one day.
Forget your cares and step back in time to this 30-acre re-created 16th Century English village and enjoy over 400 years of fun in a single day! The Ohio Renaissance Festival offers something for everyone featuring nearly 100 shows daily on 11 stages, over 135 unique arts and crafts shops, hearty food and drink, games of skill and human-powered rides to amuse all ages.
Over 150 costumed characters welcome you to the village! Rub elbows with Royalty as you cheer your favorite knight to victory in the thrilling Full-armored Tournament Joust. Welcoming you to a festive day in the village are dueling swordsmen, rowdy pirates, nobles, peasants, and daring jugglers.
The sprawling landscape is dotted with hundreds of unique shops in the Medieval Marketplace featuring many one-of-a-kind, hand-crafted items. See time-honored crafts of glassblowing, stone carving, blacksmithing, leather tooling, boot making, and more demonstrated.
The air is filled with the scents and smells of the foods of the Renaissance period. Feast like Royalty on juicy, giant roasted turkey legs, fresh baked bread bowls overflowing with soups and stews, fish ‘n chips, steak-on-a-stake, succulent roasted corn on the cob and a wide variety of the finest ales and wines. There’s something for everyone’s taste buds!
Visitors of all ages will be amused by the games of skill and human-powered rides. Try your hand at archery and see if you’re a modern-day Robin Hood, or climb the castle tower and rescue the lovely damsel in distress.
- Each of the eight weekends offers a different theme for patrons to enjoy. Some of the most popular are Time Travelers, Pirates, and Highland.
- Find the most unique wares anywhere in the 30-acre marketplace. Pottery, leather goods, candles, jewelry, clothing, and so much more.
- Games to challenge your skill, and thrilling human-powered rides for children of all ages.
- A food lover’s paradise awaits with six pubs and food areas featuring all new menu selections to compliment the fan favorites like giant roasted turkey legs and bread bowl stews.
Ohio Renaissance Festival
P.O. Box 68
Harveysburg, OH 45032
Tickets at the Gate:
Family & Friends Weekend – September 3, 4 & 5 10:30AM – 6:00PM
Adults (ages 13+) Buy One, Get One Free – $21.95
All kids 12 and under are FREE!
Saturday & Sunday Sept 10- Oct 23 10:30AM – 6:00PM
Adult (ages 13+) – $21.95
Child (ages 5-12) – $9.95
Seniors (ages 65+) – $19.95
Military/Police/Fire/EMS – $19.95
Adult Season Pass – $79.95
Avoid the wait at the ticket booth and purchase online at renfestival.com.
Coupons are available at United Dairy Farmers and Cincinnati and Dayton area Wendy’s locations. Coupons must be redeemed at the Gate.
Live the legend in this authentically recreated 30-acre, 16th-century English village. Rub elbows with nobility and be entertained by hundreds of costumed performers in nearly 100 shows each day. Cheer your favorite knight to victory as he competes for the queen’s honor in the thrilling full-armored joust. The lanes are bustling with storytellers, strolling musicians, singers, dancers and villagers welcoming you to a festive day of living history. Feast like royalty on juicy roasted turkey legs, fresh-baked bread bowl stews, fish ‘n chips, steak-on-a-stake, and a variety of the finest beers and wines. The sprawling landscape is dotted with 12 stages and a unique open-air shopper’s marketplace with more than 130 merchants and demonstrating craftsmen. The many one-of-a-kind hand-crafted items make this a perfect place to shop for holiday gifts. Visitors of all ages will be amused by the games of skill and human-powered rides. Try your hand at archery and see if you’re a modern-day Robin Hood, or climb the castle tower and rescue the lovely damsel in distress.[yframe url=’http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=O9rit-SRJk4′]
New this year!
Five pirate captains are competing for the ship and a Letter of Mark from Her Majesty but shhh! The Spanish cannot find out! Find out how the story unfolds as swords, rope swings, gunfire and comedy burst from the decks of the 65-foot pirate ship during the Pirate Comedy Stunt Show.
Robyn Marks will amaze you with his cabinet magic tricks.
The Tartan Terrors are making special appearances for Irish and Highland Weekends. They will leave you in stitches with their unique blend of Celtic music a
Opening for the season this Saturday, Labor Day Weekend has been deemed Family & Friends Weekend. Load up the car and bring the whole neighborhood! Adults are two for the price of one AND all kids 12 and under get in free! Request “two for one” at the Box Office to receive Royal savings Saturday, Sunday, and Labor Day! Tickets are $20 for adults and $10 for children 5-12 years old. You can also purchase a season pass for $100. The festival is open weekend through October 20th. Check their website for more info or to purchase tickets online.
DaytonMostMetro is giving away a family four pack of tickets to one lucky winner who fills out the registration below. For additional chances to win, please tell us in the comments below why you should win tickets!
The contest if over and congratulations to Laura Thornhill, our winner!