Educate yourself at the taste of culture, featuring restaurants, businesses and organizations representing the Middle-Eastern and Asian cultures.

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Belly Dance Performances

Middle Eastern Music

John Khoury’s Arabic Ensemble will be performing all day on the Pavilion Stage.

Fairy Festival

Check out the fairy themed houses in the competition and visit our fairy vendors nearby! We will be featuring vendors selling fairy houses, birdhouses, lawn and garden ornaments and items to enhance your fairy garden or house. If you would like to be a vendor, fill out the Fairy Festival form.

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Fairy House Competition

All patrons big and small are invited to make your own unique fairy house and share it during our Silk Road Weekend. Cost is $20 for each fairy house submitted which includes a free admission ticket! The fairy houses and gardens will be judged and the top 3 winners will receive great prizes!

Register Online
Competition Registration Form
Print off the Registeration Form and Mail it In

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For more information check out our Fairy House Competition Page!

Click Here to check out the 2014 Fairy House Winners!

Fairy Wand & Pirate Hat Making

Held all day in the Special Events Field!

Kids Costume Parade

Take part in our Kid's Costume Parade. Fairy characters, Royal Court members and other will lead us on a parade!

Middle Eastern Belly Dance Competition

Come compete in the Minnesota State Belly Dance Competition on The Pavilion Stage for your chance to win the title of Minnesota’s best belly dancer and gift certificates from Dahlal’s Internationale.  All ages encouraged to participate.

Arrive 15 minutes prior to the Competition to participate!

(These age groups will be called up on stage to participate)
Junior (Under 16 Years)
Adult (16 Years and Over)
Adult +(39 Years and Over)

Click here for the registration form!

Belly Dance Lessons

Learn to shake it like a gypsy with FREE lessons by John Khoury’s Arabic Ensemble. Held at Bad Manor Green all weekend.

Magic the Gathering

Labor Day Only - September 7th
10:00am and 2:30pm

Join fellow gamers on Labor Day for new Magic the Gathering Tournaments at the Renaissance Festival! For $25, all participants will receive three M14 booster packs to play in the booster draft, free Festival admission, and the top finishers will receive prizes!
*10:00am and 2:30pm tournaments will have separate winners and prizes. Participants may only register for one tournament.

For more information see the Tournament Rules

Buy Tickets and Pre-Register Here!
Purchasing your ticket automatically registers you for the tournament you select.

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Fairy House Competition Registration Form
Fairy House Competition
Fairy Festival Vendor Form
Belly Dance Form
Magic the Gathering Tournament Rules
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