1. Style
Send to a Friend via Email
You can opt-out at any time. Please refer to our privacy policy for contact information.

Discuss in my forum

Arkansas Renaissance Festivals and Faires

By

Arkansas renaissance festivals and faires are a great place to show off your handmade medieval garb and accessories. These are listed by date they occur. Dates are not exact because they change every year, check the official festival websites for exact dates, times and admission rates.

1. Tudor Rose Renaissance Faire

Renaissance Faire
Rain Blanken

We invite you to partake in the merriment and revelry of this wondrous age. Come try your hand at our 5' Jenga game, be a pawn in our Human Chess Game, watch the Little Rock Zoo's Wild Wonders show, take a chance at our Archery Glenn, and much more! We are a non- profit, volunteer driven faire giving back to the communities of Arkansas, proceeds go to benefit local charities. Fun for the whole family awaits you!

2. North West Arkansas Renaissance Festival

Renaissance Faire
Rain Blanken

Please join in our merrymaking the first weekend of November in the year 2009 as we celebrate Renaissance Europe

3. Interactive Map of U.S. Renaissance Festivals

Map of US Renaissance Festivals
Map of US Renaissance Festivals

Find renaissance festivals in your state or in the neighboring states, or plan a weekend of costume fun on a medieval vacation across the country. This map of U.S. renaissance festivals will help you in your quest.

4. Show us Your Renaissance Garb

Arkansas Renaissance Festivals and Faires
Rain Blanken
We want to see what you wore and what you plan to wear to the next renaissance faire. Tell us... was it handmade? Who made it? Did you add your own touches to an existing piece bought at a renaissance faire? We already know ren folk aren't shy, so it's time to upload ye olde photos!

5. What to Wear to a Renaissance Faire

Arkansas Renaissance Festivals and Faires
Getty Images
There are people from all walks of life who attend renaissance festivals, and that calls for a lot of crazy costuming. Find out what is generally appropriate and learn how to create some of your own renaissance festival 'garb'.

6. Tell us About an Arkansas Ren Festival

Renaissance Faire
Rain Blanken
Do you regularly visit ren fests or have a festival that I should post? Have you sewn together a difficult renaissance festival costume or accessories? Ever bought a costume that was outrageously expensive? Have a bad experience you want to dish on?

Tell us about it. Ask questions on where to get gowns, how to sew bodices. The forum awaits thee.

©2014 About.com. All rights reserved.