Artisan Marketplace

Over 250 Artisans for Endless Shopping

The Minnesota Renaissance Festival has always prided itself on providing a unique shopping experience. Each shop contains handmade wares such as jewelry, pottery, worked wood, leatherwork, paintings, hand-blown glass and fine metal craftsmanship. There are nine artisans that have been handcrafting their wares at the Minnesota Renaissance Festival for over thirty years.

We invite you to explore our artisans categorized below!


Garden & Ornamental
Paint & Caricatures
Pottery & Sculpture

Check Out the Artisan Demo Schedule Here!

 Artisan Location Key

Area 1 —— Shepard’s Green
Area 2 —— Oven Hill Market
Area 3 —— Tree Top Round
Area 4 —— Market Place
Area 5 —— Folkstone Well
Area 6 —— Upson Downs
Area 7 —— Narrow Market
Area 8 —— Cartwheel Cove

Artisan Appreciation Weekends

The first two weekends (Aug. 17, 18, 24 & 25) of the Festival, our patrons will be able to support their favorite Shoppes and get rewarded!

Turn in your receipts totaling $250 at the Info Booth (at the King’s Front Gate) before August 25th at 7:00pm and receive one FREE admission ticket to return on any of the remaining 2019 weekends!

Made in Minnesota

We have over 100 Artisans that live and make their products in Minnesota!

Click here to view the entire list of Artisans.