There are many reasons to return to the Colorado Renaissance Festival again and again, as no two Festival days are ever alike. We offer wondrous themes for each of our festive weekends.
OPENING WEEKEND! “Fantasy and Merriment”June 14 & 15
Welcome to our 38th Anniversary Celebration! Join us in the excitement and magic of a new season! Our opening weekend features a “Buy-One-Get-One-Free” coupon offer from participating Wendy’s Restaurants! The Colorado Renaissance Festival, “A World of Fantasy and Merriment!”
ROYAL ALE & ART FESTIVAL!June 21 & 22
A variety of ale, stout, and lager beer will be on tap for Free Sampling at the Dancing Bear Pub from 11:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. This weekend only: Military Appreciation! All military personnel receive a Buy-One-Get-One-Free Adult Ticket with Military I.D. plus their children, ages 12 and under, enter the realm free!
CELTIC FESTIVAL!June 28 & 29
Celtic Musicians along with special Celtic Dance Groups, Musicians, and Pipe Bands will be featured throughout the Realm this weekend. Don Ye Kilts for the “Best Men in Kilts” contest. Mike’s Hard Lemonade sampling at the Dancing Bear Pub will be from 11:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
CHILDREN’S WEEKEND!July 5 & 6
We honor the young Princes, Princesses and Pirates this weekend! Activities for the little ones include a costume contest at the Puke & Snot Stage, a Royal Quest followed by the Knighting Ceremony by Good King Henry and Faire Queen Anne. For this weekend only, Children 12 and under experience the festival for free with a paying adult!
WINE REVELRY!July 12 & 13
“The discovery of a good wine is increasingly better for mankind than the discovery of a new star” ~Leonardo Da Vinci. Participate in the Legendary Grape Stomp Competition for prizes. Also, join for Free Wine Sampling at the Dancing Bear Pub from 11:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
LOVE and ROMANCE!July 19 & 20
Join our Romeo’s and Juliet’s in this weekend dedicated to lovers. Attend the “Forever Real” Royal Wedding Ceremony. Bring your beloved to the “Renewal of Vows” ceremony and renew your vows of faith and commitment on this weekend devoted to love!
MUSIC & DANCE FESTIVAL!July 26 & 27
Join us in celebrating the music & dance of the festival! Celtic Musicians, Belly Dancer Troupes, Irish Dance Groups and Pipe Bands will be featured throughout the day! Plus, Festival Favorite Celtic Legacy will take your music enjoyment to a new level!
FARE THEE WELL & MARDI GRAS STYLE CARNIVALEAugust 2 & 3
A Final Huzzah! It’s a weekend filled with frivolities and frolicking that is truly fit for a King. It is King Henry’s 524th Birthday after all! So we’ll celebrate Mardi Gras style with beads galore! Mardi Gras today is about the Celebration of life, laughter, music, and dance. So join us in the fun, don your favorite mask and costume and let the “Ye Olde Good Times Roll”! It will be a memorable conclusion to our 38th Anniversary Season!