Welcome to the
2016 Minnesota Renaissance Festival!

The Minnesota Renaissance Festival is celebrating its 46th Season!
Come and be a part of this long-standing tradition by visiting the
festival grounds in Shakopee, MN.
 

Thank you for a wonderful 2015 Season!

Join us in 2016 in Shakopee, MN!
Open Weekends August 20 - October 2, 2016!

2016 Theme Weekends

*Subject to change*

August 20 & 21 • Silk Road: Discover the Riches
August 27 & 28 • Highland Fling
September 3, 4 & 5 • Passport to Adventure
September 10 & 11 •  Wine, Chocolate & Romance
September 17 & 18 • Pet Fest
September 24 & 25 • Shamrocks & Shenanigans
September 30 •  Festival Friday
October 1 & 2 •  Oktoberfest

Fundraise for your Group

We offer a variety of ways school groups, sports teams, and non-profit organizations can fundraise
with us at the Festival. If you are interested in our fundraising opportunities please
clickherefor more information or to fill out an application for your group.

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Weapons Policy

The Festival bans guns on our premises. Longbows are allowed as long as they are not strung,
arrows, with tips are not allowed unless you are competing in the longbow competition that day.
Swords, Knives, Dirks and Daggers must be completely sheathed and peace-tied. Axes, Claymores, Maces, Antique Firearms, Pikes and Halberds are NOT allowed on the Festival site. No drawing of any weapon at any time. Must be 18 years or older to carry a weapon.

If you have additional questions, please contact 
the Festival Office for more information at 952-445-7361.

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Renaissance Radio

Privy Podcast!

Click here to check out our new Privy Podcast. There will be a new
segment each week!

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Feature Artisan

Earth in Wire
Booth #122

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months feature artisan!

Feature Entertainer

Lily & Willy the Pirate King
and Queen

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