We Will Have More Music, Magic, and Merriment than Ever Before!
The Acts will Amaze You, Save You,
Bonk You on the Head,
& Make You Spew with Laughter!


Huzzah to our 40th Anniversary Entertainment
& Special Guest Performances!
Thanks for a great year!
2017 Entertainment will be shared at a later date!

Ded Bob: June 11-12, 18-19, 25-26
Hey Nunnie Nunnie: July 2-3, 9-10, 16-17
Puke and Snot: July 23-24, 30-31, Aug. 6-7

★ ★ ★ ★ ★

Returning Favorites and New Performances:



Joust : The Knights of Noble Cause Productions
Come experience the thrill of Chivalrous Knights and Brave Steeds engaging daily in Three Exciting Jousting Competitions! Featuring the Finest in Equestrian Skills and Combat Jousting, these Noble Knights prove that “Chivalry Lives!” and Heroes walk among us. 


 Endangered Cat Show

Exciting, Educational, Exotic and Enthralling! The Big Cats (and some small ones too), will Thrill audiences with their power and majesty! The Great Cats World Park/Center for Endangered Cats is Proud to present their “Ambassadors to the Wild” in an Exciting and Educational show featuring the dynamic Athletic Abilities of these Amazing Felines, as well awareness for these Rare and Endangered Species. Expect to see species such as the Black Panther; the Amur Leopard, the Caracal and the Lynx up close and personal! These cats are not trained animal actors, but have a creative bond with their human partners to bring you an experience of wonder and excitement you will never forget!


Washing Well Wenches

Washing Well Wenches
“Wet Dirty Women, Good Clean Fun!” These two Wacky Wenches prove that a Good Scrubbing and lots of Belly Laughs are good for the soul! Winnie and Myrtle provide Rollicking Laughter, Hysterical Comedy and of course, Clean Clothes! Doing laundry has never been so much Fun! Visit the Washing Well Wenches’ website www.washingwellwenches.com


Arsene of Paris
Internationally –Renowned Artiste’ of Mime, Comedy & Juggling, Arsene has delighted audiences world-wide with his Amazing Illusions and Ingenious Comedy! Regarded as one of the “Greatest Performers In The World,” you will find you have never laughed harder, nor been in more danger of losing your shoes! Visit Arsene’s website www.arsenedupin.com



Cast In Bronze
I had never before experienced the sound of the Carillon and was quite astounded at the beauty of the acoustics and the finesse with which you played.  I’ve been to many classical performances by world-class artists, but none have entranced me so much as your act on that day.  I want to thank you for keeping alive the spirit of this magnificent instrument, and I will look forward to attending future performances from you.” ~Kris

Be enchanted by the Magical, Musical Experience of The Carillon! This Rare Medieval Instrument, made entirely of 4 Tons of Bells, each unique in design and note, will stir your soul with the haunting beauty of passionate music. Unlike anything you have ever heard or experienced before, the “Spirit” of the music is portrayed by Frank DellaPenna, a Nationally Recognized Performer unrivaled in his ability to create “Musical Magic.” Come listen for the experience of a lifetime! Visit Cast In Bronze’s website www.castinbronze.com


The London Broil
The London Broil returns to the Colorado Renaissance! This trio is sure to delight patrons with a fun, dynamic show filled with improvisational comedy, audience interaction, and impressive feats of juggling with knives, clubs, and fire! 


Celtic Legacy
Celtic Music has never been performed like this before! High-Spirited, Musically Savvy, Foot Stomping’ and Outrageously Energetic Music to get your heart pumping! These guys on Bagpipes, a variety of Drums, plus Guitar will have you Dancing in the Aisles and Cheering for More! A fast-paced up-beat show combining Amazing Music, a few Props, some Comedy and Incredible Energy will make you forever a part of this Celtic Legacy!


 The Acrobatrix
A quirky contortionist plus a charismatic juggler equals a show that is guaranteed to delight the audience! Bending, flipping, and flying through the air, the show is action packed from start to finish!

NEW! The Angels: Heroines in Disguise
Heavenly beautiful, devilishly dangerous, righteously brave, and wickedly clever heroines in disguise! A Renaissance variety act!

Fire Breather

Great Balls of Fire
Wilsome Fire, a Fire-Eater, Fire-Blower, a Magician of Fire Manipulation, will leave you Breathless as you watch his amazing skills and Incredible Fire Displays! You have never seen Fire like this and he’s funny too!

NEW! Hooligan!
First Four Weekends Only! Join Hooligan for rowdy drinking songs, foot stompin’ reels, and the occasional sweet aire to leave you sobbing into your beer!

Turtle and Lucy Promo

NEW! Turtle and the Hair
Last Five Weekends Only! Bringing Traditional World Music, Fun and Revelry to the Stage! It’s a Hair-Raising Good Time!
Check our their webpage here!



The Vodca Family
Joining our stages again at our Festival is the talented music and dance group, the Vodca Family! Specializing in many forms of original dance, music, comedy and improvisation, this group is sure to delight audiences!


HypnotistHypnotist Rick Stratton
The Amazing Art of Hypnosis will have you spellbound! Witness first-hand the Incredible Power of The Mind! Be amazed as you watch Rick Stratton use phenomenal mind-bending techniques, totally harmless of course, on volunteers for the audience. Hilarious antics and side-splitting comedy are the result during Every show! Visit Rick Stratton’s website here!


Klass Klowne

Klass Klowne
A Spectacular Stupefying show that is sure to Dazzle and Delight! Balancing, Juggling and a Fire Show, Ye Klass Klowne is a circus performed whose goal is to spread Happiness, Joy and Laughter to the world one city at a time!

Photo by Jo Arellanes

NEW! Captain Francis Drake

A privateer and patriot home on leave, Captain Drake is here to raise glasses, melt lasses, and leave knees weak in his wake. When your cups are empty, and your morals more so, come find him, he’ll be waiting.

Follow your beloved Captain Francis Drake on Facebook or Instagram, or visit his website here!

Barnacle and Scuttlebutt

Barnacle and Scuttlebutt
On the street and entertaining the masses, these Silly Sailors are sure to leave you laughing! And if you’re not vigilant, you just might receive a “refreshing” spray from their water bucket!


Twig the Fairy
Enchanting, Gentle-Spirited, Musical, Delightful, Twig the Fairy brings back childhood dreams of magic and fairydust. She will invite you to dance, to smile, to laugh, and most of all, to have fun! Twig will touch your heart with her graceful and wonderful presence.



Bag PiperThe King’s Piper Extraordinaire
Master Piper Ben Holmes has been performing his Glorious Music for our audiences for over 20 years! His lively original renditions of traditional songs will have you dancing in the lanes! He is respected both Internationally and Nationally for his amazing skill and powerful performances. Visit Ben Holmes website www.bagpipe.org


ALSO…Naughty, Bawdy, Singing Tavern Wenches.
The Pirates Pub… singing, dancing and plenty of grub and ale…