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Missouri Renaissance Festivals and Faires

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Missouri 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. Greater St. Louis Renaissance Faire

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  • When: Weekends in May and June, including Memorial Day.
  • Where:
    Rotary Park
    West Meyer Rd
    Wentzville, MO
    See a map to this festival.

Only 45 Minutes and 500 Years from Downtown St. Louis.... We are a Living History event that seeks to recreate the spirit of Renaissance France in the mid 16th Century. Visitors can immerse themselves in the costumes and mannerisms of the era, while perusing the period inspired offerings of many Merchants who welcome you to view their goods, and Entertainers ask you to join in their revels, and become part of the play.

2. White Hart Renaissance Faire

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Come join our merrie crew of village lads and lasses, rogues, vagabonds, and stalwart yeomen farmers. Let your fancy take flight and soar back through the years to the time of the greatest and most beloved monarch the English world has ever known! Raise your tankards high in a rousing toast to the Queen, Elizabeth I in one of our pubs! Stroll the lanes and enjoy one of our many shows. Feast on turkey legs or trifle. Sample strange foods from the new world like corn roasted on the cob, or taste Moorish delicacies in the freebooters alley where you might find goods from the exotic East.

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

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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

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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. Share Your Tales of Renaissance Fancy...

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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.

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