Each year the people of St. Louis get together to take visitors back to a simpler time, a 16th century French Village called Petit Lyon. The fun filled family event is held at Rotary Park in Wentzville, MO.
The beautifully wooded area offers the ideal backdrop to give guests the feel that they have entered a different time. Jousting Knights on thundering steeds battle to win their lady's honor. Artisans demonstrate skills including blacksmithing and woodworking that were popular in the 16th century. Comical jesters, amazing music, period dancers, and magicians offering mystical magic abound around the festival. The village shoppes offer visitors the chance to purchase unique hand made arts and crafts. The celebration features nine separate stages that offer non stop entertainment. Tasty and delightful international food and drinks are available around the fairgrounds. Interesting villagers are fun and welcoming and enjoy interacting with guests. The celebration includes a fun petting zoo offering children and adults alike the chance to interact with animals. Fun games and daily activities are sure to keep everyone entertained. For adults, there are three thematic pubs offering beer, wine, and mead.
This amazing recreation of days gone by is sure to please any visitors. There is something fun for everyone, no matter their age. Guests will enjoy have a great time while creating unique memories while at this celebration. Hurry to the area and be sure to attend this huge celebration that happens every year, the Greater St. Louis Renaissance Fair.