Endless Entertainment!

The Carolina Renaissance Festival is one of the most interactive entertainment shows ever created with wonderful amusements and antics on going all around you!  Enjoy non-stop entertainment presented on 11 stages every event day.  There is comedy, music, dancing, circus performers, jousting knights on horseback, and much more!  Sit back and relax or become a part of the action as you are surrounded by over 500 costumed characters roaming the festival village! Click To Read More!

About The Festival!

Introduced in 1994, the Carolina Renaissance Festival has grown to be one of the largest Renaissance fairs nationwide.  The Carolina Renaissance Festival is a medieval amusement park, an 11-stage theater, a 22-acre village marketplace, an interactive circus, an arts and crafts fair, a jousting tournament & a feast - all rolled into one non-stop, day-long family adventure! Click to learn more!

The Artisan Marketplace!

Carolina Renaissance Festival: PotterMix foolish pleasures with artisan treasures!  The village marketplace has over 100 elaborately adorned shops.  Find hand made items such as blown glass, premium leather goods, & jewelry.  Watch an artisan create a masterpiece right before your eyes! Click To Read More!

Now Offering...

Wheelchair, wagon, and stroller rentals!

Strollers, wheelchairs and wagons are now available to rent on a first-come, first serve basis at the costume rental shop located just inside the Festival gates. Service courtesy of Belrose Costume Rental.

Final Huzzah!

November 22nd & 23rd!

Chomp a Turkey Leg before Turkey Day and don't miss the last chance of the year to experience your best day out in History! Donate canned foods at the Festival entrance and SAVE $12 by receiving FREE child admission ages 5-12 (children under 5 always free). Don't miss your last chance to take part in the merriment!  One canned food item is all it takes to receive the discount but please feel free to donate more. Can food donations are collected by:

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Buy Tickets!

Easy & Convenient! Avoid Box Office Lines! No Added Fees! Click Here to Get Started! (Student Day tickets can be ordered by clicking here).

Area Information

Time Traveling from out of town? Consider an overnight stay with our Host Hotel Partner:

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Fun Patch Program!

Children of all ages can earn a Carolina Renaissance Festival Fun Patch via a fun, interactive educational experience! Great for Scouts, Youth Groups, and more! Click here for details!

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