Fifth Annual Mid-Winter Renaissance Faire

  • Details

  • 1/12/19
  • 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
  • Free
  • All Ages
  • Categories

  • Festival/Fairs

Event Description

CRPL Presents the 5th Annual Mid-Winter Renaissance Faire at the Downtown Library on Saturday, January 12. 

Experience the mischief and magic of the Renaissance!

The classics are back, with plenty of new merriment for the whole family. Visit with the King and Queen and wander with jugglers and pirates, all against a background of live Renaissance music. Listen to "Shakespeare from the rafters" while a live sword fight clangs through the commons. Attend Pirate Comedy Hour, make a pirate hat, or learn Calligraphy and listen to live Renaissance music. There's something for everyone at the largest indoor Renaissance Faire in the state.


In the Commons:

10:00 AM Grand Procession of Royalty and Scallywags

NOON Live Sword Fights!

1:30 PM Renaissance Acrobatics and Juggling Extraordinaire

3:00 PM Live Sword Fights!

3:30 PM Knighting Ceremony


Whipple Auditorium:

The Golden Age of Piracy

Calligraphy Demonstration and Exhibit

Pirate Comedy Hour

Tea with the Queen

So You Want to Be a Swashbuckler!


Beems Auditoriums A & B:

Renaissance Timeline and Exhibit

Message in a Bottle Craft

Renaissance Trivia

Pirate Pictionary


In the Children’s Library:

Make a Pirate Hat

Fire the Canons!

Fill the Sea with Pirate Ships

Visit with Medieval Tradespeople 


On the Mezzanine:

Medieval Artistry and Craft Demonstrations



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