CONCORD, N.C. — Huzzah! The Carolina Renaissance Festival is back and so are its special event weekends! Check out these special events and promotional themed activities the Lord Mayor has added for your enjoyment!
- Receive 1 Adult ticket ($28 value) with the purchase of 1 full-price Adult ticket ($28). Valid for ages 13 and up. Discount valid for one-time use per person on opening weekend only, October 2nd or October 3rd. Click here for coupon location details!
- Receive 1 Child Ticket ($18 value) with the purchase of 1 full-price Adult ticket ($28). Coupon required. Valid for ages 5 – 12 (4 & under always free). Discount valid for one-time use per person on 2nd through 8th weekends only; Saturdays & Sundays, Oct. 9th – Nov. 21st. Click here for coupon location details!
- Learn the time-honored craft of beer brewing! Sample a selection of fine micro-brewed ale! Play a series of RenFest Beer Games! BrewFest activities start at 12:00pm at the Haven (behind Edgewood Stage). Sampling sales end at 3:15, sampling last call is 3:30, and activities end at 4:00 PM.
- Special guest musicians CRAIC and The Reelin Rogues to perform.
- WIN TICKETS for a return visit and much more! Hunky Highlanders are encouraged to show their stuff in the Men of Skills Competition! Contests include a Test of Strength, a Test of Confidence, and a Test of Skill. Contest 3:00 p.m. at The Haven (beyond the Edgewood Theatre).
- Donate a new or gently used coat at the Festival entrance and receive FREE child admission ticket (no coupon required) on Saturday or Sunday!
- Fluent Language Solutions and student interpreters from Central Piedmont Community College will interpret stage performances at select stages located inside the festival village.
- Members of the Deaf and Hard of Hearing community can SAVE with discount admission. Stop by the Deaf Awareness information booth located outside the village entrance for details!
- Free child admission ages 12 and under! (no coupon required)
- Children and parents alike enjoy the fun and safe trick or treating experience with free treats to be found at over 100 locations throughout the Festival Village including a children’s Halloween Treasure Hunt with treasure chests filled with prizes!
- Special pirate entertainment scheduled all weekend long! Plunder the Village with early holiday shopping and save at the Fairhaven Village Marketplace!
- Purchase $250 or more in festival arts & crafts and receive two FREE Adult Renaissance Festival Tickets valid for the remaining two weekends of this 2021 season. Click here for more details.
- You can also win free tickets for a return visit (and other prizes too) in the pirate costume contest!
- Come as you are or dress as your favorite time-traveling character inspired by movies, TV, comic books, science fiction, and/or fantasy – all costume genres are welcome!
- Win FREE tickets for a return visit and other prizes too in the Time Traveler’s costume contest.
- Enjoy book signings by popular local science fiction and fantasy authors.
- Children ages 5-12 are FREE with a donation of school supplies at the Festival entry (ages 4 and under always free). Supply drive benefits Parent Teacher Magazine, Charlotte Mecklenburg Library, and Classroom Central booths at the Festival entrance.
- Don’t miss the last chance of the year to experience your best day out in history!
- Children ages 5-12 are FREE with a donation of can food items at the Festival entry! Can food drive benefits the Second Harvest Food Bank of Metrolina.
For more information please visit, carolina.renfestinfo.com.