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Michigan Renaissance Festival


Take a time-travel adventure into the 16th century at the annual Michigan Renaissance Festival! Join our Queen Elizabeth in a jubilee! Inside our turreted gates, visitors enjoy the sights and sounds of a 17-acre village, complete with building reproductions of Renaissance shops, taverns and a magnificent castle. Continuous entertainment takes place on the streets and on 17 themed stages; featuring full-contact armored jousting, comedy and theater shows, music, games, people-powered rides and so much more! Fabulous food and more than 300 artisans displaying their gallery-quality works complete the experience!

Fast Facts

Where is it? 12600 Dixie Hwy, Holly, MI

When did it start? 1979

When does it run? August 20, 2022 to October 2, 2022

Artisans & Entertainers (88)

A Reasonable Facsimile

Categories: Entertainers, Music

fun, entertaining, educational live music programs and recordings by A Reasonable Facsimile, the duo Anne & Rob Burns. Anne and Rob present music of Renaissance Europe (circa 1500-1650) and Colonial America (circa 1600-1800) on replicas of period musical instruments for...

Coal Black Rose

Categories: Entertainers, Music

Embracing the spirit of the Traveler; Coal Black Rose performs unique versions of a Olde World musics (13th Century Cantigas, Classical instrumental classics, Olde Timey Folk, Seafaring Shanti and Work Songs). Using a variety of instruments of various folk origins,...


Categories: Entertainers, Music

Crannog is known for their adventurous arrangements of traditional music. "Thrash Celtic" at its best, they feature primarily Irish songs and Celtic tunes set to fiddle, concertina, percussion, guitar and vocals. They've been known to rock the house and bring...

Diamondwood Leather

Categories: Artisans, Specialty, Leatherwork

High quality, hand made leather goods for your every costuming need. Comic Con, gaming, Ren Fests and weddings- believe it or not, we have something for all them! From beautiful leather roses to comic inspired masks to unique apparel, we...


Categories: Artisans, Clothing, Costumes and Clothwork

Heidi's Tribal Style Costumes inspired by the earthy elements of Renaissance Faires and Tribal Dance. Domba! and Arizona are internationally recognized as creating one of the most loving and connected communities in Tribal Bellydance.