Gloucester Renaissance Festival near Williamsburg, VA

6882 Main Street Gloucester, VA 23061
The Gloucester Renaissance Festival is a very historical annual event that has become hugely popular among residents. It takes place every fall and is a celebration of medieval life. This free event usual begins Saturday morning and ends Sunday evening. Along the way, there are a vast number of Middle Age-themed events. It is thorough, which means you will find everything from tarot readers to historical reenactments. You will also find medieval martial arts and leather making demonstrations. Fancy hands-on stuff like candle making, archery, ax throwing, and swordplay. It has these things too. Quite possibly the most popular feature of the whole festival is the Masquerade Ball. This is a time to dance to authentic period music.

Another immensely popular annual events is the Haunted Graveyard. There is a royal knighting ceremony usually takes place on both days. There will also be tons of vendors with merchandise as diverse as foam swords, mugs, precious gems, leather pouches, candles, journals, clocks, tarot card, toy castle collectibles—and much, much more. Merchants and other business who wish to claim a spot at the fair should apply quickly. The spots are on a first come first serve basis on usually go pretty quickly. Contact them today if you are a business wanting to book a spot or simply a prospective visitor seeking information. Time is running out. Get your adventure started today.

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