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Kentucky Highland Renaissance Festival


The Highland Renaissance Festival is a 13th century period festival that offers a wide variety of activities and entertainment.There are 9 stages of continuous entertainment daily, including LIVE Combat Jousting, Period Music, Dancing, Reenactment, Fire Juggling, Sword Swallowing, Acrobatics, Mud Show and much more. We have over 75 merchants and artisans that sell and demonstrate items such a clothing, jewelry, handmade blacksmith wares, soaps, herbals, mugs, children's games and more.

Fast Facts

Where is it? 955 Elm St, Eminence, KY

When did it start? 2005

When does it run? July 4, 2022 to July 17, 2022

Artisans & Entertainers (11)

Axel the Sot

Categories: Entertainers, Comedy

Dedicated to ALL THINGS ALCOHOL! Axel the Sot is the alter-ego of Scott Hendricks, performing at Renaissance Festivals for over 25 years! Armed with a salty smile, quick wit, charisma and charm (PLUS 15 CD's & a DVD), Axel is...

Pickled Brothers Circus

Categories: Entertainers, Exhibition

We do a variety of show types to fit the theme of your party, festival, picnic, or other special event. Shows are appropriate for all ages, and can be performed on a stage, street, or as atmosphere entertainment.

Professor Brent DeWitt

Categories: Entertainers, Exhibition

At the age of seven, Brent DeWitt began his apprenticeship in the circus. Taught in the European tradition, he learned magic, puppetry, animal training and music as well as theatre. All of this training is readily apparent in the polished...