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Iowa Renaissance Festival


Established in 1992, the Iowa Renaissance Festival has been called "Iowa's Best Family Fest." Experience 5 days of Old England/Celtic-themed live entertainment, costumed characters, children's activities, horseback jousting, swordplay, artisan merchants, food and drinks (beer garden/wine).

Fast Facts

Where is it? 801 27th Avenue, Amana Colonies, IA

When did it start? 1992

When does it run? May 28, 2022 to June 5, 2022

Artisans & Entertainers (7)

Herr Karl and Company

Categories: Entertainers, Exhibition

Learn about Knights and Knighthood, the steps to Knighthood, the parts of Knight's armor and the Knight's Code of Chivalry through an interactive program or presentation. Audience members or faire or festival patrons can try on authentic armor with us...


Categories: Entertainers, Exhibition

Professional jousting team founded in 2006 by Kevin Coble. Located in the Midwest, JoustEvolution provides the perfect combination of theatrical and full-contact jousting.