Bring your dog pal to our Woofstock Weekend! This weekend will showcase pet rescue groups, pet training demonstrations & contests for dogs. Not only are there activities for your pets, but also for you! Huzzah!


ALL DAY Woofstock Vendors SE Field
10:00 AM Rally  
11:00 AM Canine King & Queen Pageant SE Field
11:30 AM Ugliest Dog Pageant SE Field
12:00 PM Dog Costume Contest SE Field
1:30 PM Musical Sit SE Stage
2:30 PM Doggie Races @ Joust Track Joust Track
3:30 PM Peanut Butter Licking Contest SE Stage
4:30 PM Rally  

*Unless otherwise noted, events take place at the Special Events Stage in Shepherd’s Green. Contests are FREE to enter.


1:00 PM – 4:00 PM J Bird Wines Mead SE Field
1:30 PM & 3:30 PM Woodchuck Pavilion
2:00 PM & 4:00 PM Kona & Breckenridge Pavilion

Doggie Dash: The Low-Rider Race

For dogs who are 2-dogs long & half-a-dog high! They may be low to the ground, but they sure can run! You won’t want to miss this blue of little legs. (Open to any pure- or mix-dog who has short legs >> including but not limited to: dachshunds, corgis, bassets.)

*An “Anything Goes” dog race, open to all breeds, mixes & sizes, will immediately follow the theme race.


Weekend 4 • September 10-11 • Woofstock

First Responders Weekend

For the heroes of the land, the Minnesota Renaissance Festival is proud to announce a special promotion in honor of our First Responders. Come enjoy a day of Live Combat Armored Jousting, 16 Stages of Exciting Entertainment, Food & Craft Beer Fit for a King or Queen. Personnel who qualify for up to TWO (2) Buy One Get One Free Adult Admission tickets include: Firefighters, EMT’s, Uniformed Police Officers, State Troopers, 911 Dispatchers, Correction Officers, Evidence Technicians, Investigators, Medical Professionals & Nurses. To take advantage of this discount, present a valid First Responders ID at the festival box office.

Throw your Dog a Bone

Bring your furry friend to Woofstock weekend and receive Half-Price Pet Admission. Have a pawfect day with your Dog for only $5!

Trolls, Scrolls and Honor Rolls

Congratulations! The Minnesota Renaissance Festival is celebrating your Honor Roll achievement by providing you a FREE complimentary ticket to the 2022 festival. Bring your A or B report card to the box office to receive your discount. Promotion active for current elementary through college students.

Soldier Savings

Any member of the armed services, active or veteran, will receive $5 off their gate Admission to the festival with the proper ID. It’s our special way of saying thank you to our country’s biggest heroes. This deal is valid for all current and past military members with government issued ID. To take advantage of this discount, present a valid military ID at the festival box office.

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Thank you to our Woofstock Sponsors!