October 14, 2021
History of Willy-Nilly: Watermelon vs. Pumpkin War
We can’t wait to welcome you back to our 16th century village filled with thrilling shows, food & drink, unique shops, and a fantasy adventure like no other!
Announcing, her most radiant Majesty, Gloriana Regina, Elizabeth! By grace of God, Queen of England…
We feature over 100 shows daily. Hold your breath watching the dueling swordsmen, daring fire jugglers, or the joust.
Enjoy dozens of savory offerings at the Ohio Renaissance Festival! Turkey legs, burgers, pulled pork and of course…beer!
Our sprawling village is filled with shoppes featuring home-made crafts, ambiance, and charm of a time over 400 years past.
Where will we see you next? Join in one of these Special Events, from shows to the pub crawl, to have even more fun during your visit.
If this is your first time at our festival check out our FAQ and Tips and Tricks to make the most of your festival day!
You love the festival and know everything about it! Check out the themed weekends so you can plan your next perfect adventure at ORF!
Are you ready for the ‘gourdiest’ battle ever to come to Willy-Nilly? Choose your side: the summer Watermelons or the autumn Pumpkins!
October 23 & 24, 2:00 pm at the Human Combat Chess Field
watch the villagers duke it out to decide which rind reigns supreme!
The Ohio Renaissance Festival is partnering with the RESCU Foundation and the Warren County Health Department to host a COVID and flu vaccine clinic. Located just outside the front gate, this clinic is available to all!
*Pfizer vaccines available
I wouldn’t know, I’ve never heard one. The Feast of Fools t-shirt and hoodie are now available in our online shop!
From haunted hayrides fit for the family to scare attractions only for the brave, Brimstone Haunt has everything for those looking for Halloween fun!
Renaissance Park in Warren County Ohio offers a warm glow Fridays & Saturdays November 26 – December 18. The village beckoning you to take in light shows, enjoy hot food & drinks while you wander through our Yuletide Market.
A rustic outdoor eatery featuring great bar-b-q ribs, pulled pork, and other favorites located on the grounds of the Ohio Renaissance Festival.
A Real Working Neolithic Sun Henge In The Heart Of Central Ohio
Sow terror. Reap fear. Harvest time is here.
Ready for a scary good time?
A Glowing 16th Century Yuletide Village Awaits