Throw Wide The Gates!

Visit a 16th century village filled with thrilling shows, food & drink, unique shops, and a fantasy adventure like no other!

Weekends and Labor Day
September 4 - October 31, 2021 | 10:30 am — 7:00 pm

September 4 — 6, 2021

Opening Weekend

September 11 — 12, 2021

Fantasy Weekend

September 18 — 19, 2021

Pirates Weekend

September 25 — 26, 2021

Highland Weekend

October 2 — 3, 2021

Time Travelers Weekend

October 9 — 10, 2021

Barbarian Invasion

October 16 — 17, 2021

Romance Weekend

October 23 — 24, 2021

Feast of Fools

October 30 — 31, 2021

Tricks or Treats

Things to do at Renaissance Park

Food & Drink

Enjoy dozens of savory offerings at the Ohio Renaissance Festival! Turkey legs, burgers, pulled pork and of course...beer!

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Shoppes

The sprawling village of shoppes is filled with ambiance and charm of a time over 400 years past. Demonstrating artisans and handmade wares.

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Entertainment

We feature over 100 shows daily on 14 stages. Hold your breath watching the dueling swordsmen, daring fire jugglers, or the joust.

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Special Events

Where will we see you next? Join in one of these Special Events to have even more fun during your visit.

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brimstone haunt

A Haunting Good Time

September 25 - October 31, 2020

From haunted hayrides fit for the family to scare attractions only for the brave, Brimstone Haunt has everything for those looking for Halloween fun!

1572 Roadhouse

Great Q, Frosty Brew

A rustic outdoor eatery featuring great bar-b-q ribs, pulled pork, and other favorites located on the grounds of the Ohio Renaissance Festival.

Sun Henge

A Neolithic Sunhenge in Ohio

Open all year round!

A Real Working Neolithic Sun Henge In The Heart Of Central Ohio

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Happy Juneteenth to my fae and humans who celebrate it! Sorry I’ve been MIA, life has been hard in the fae realm. I hope all is well with you! 🖤❤️💚💛 Photo: smartaleckdove
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How beautiful is this photo taken by a patron at the #tennesseerenaissancefestival. I’ve never liked a photo of myself this much before! I’m already missing faire so much but there always next year 🖤✨🧚🏽‍♀️
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Missing ren faire so much right now. 🍃🍄🌿✨
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Life is a lot better when you have friends with you ✨🧚🏽‍♂️💕
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✨ Happy International Fairy Day✨
I hope all of the fae are enjoying thier day!
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The #tennesseerenaissancefestival second weekend is tomorrow! Come out and say hi to me and my fairy friends!✨🧚‍♀️
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Can you tell what my favorite pats time is yet? 🧼🧚🏽‍♂️✨
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This fairy is swapping out their wings for a tail today!! ✨🧜🏽‍♀️

I do miss being a fairy but I can’t wait to go swimming again with my friends! All artist are tagged!
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I’m a little “eh” about this one. It’s mostly because I struggle with my appearance a lot. So here’s an attempt of getting over that.
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