Our little village of Willingtown comes to life as our annual Market Faire welcomes talented and exotic performers from throughout the globe to our streets and stages. Nine stages boast non-stop entertainment.The streets and stages are filled with music and dance from traditional Morris and English Country, to Celtic and Gypsy Tribal. Happy peasants, crooked Constables, gossiping washerwomen, and merry maidens fill the streets with revelry as the festivities begin.
Where is it? Pacheco Pass, HWY 152, Hollister, CA
When did it start? 2004
When does it usually run? September to October for 6 weeks
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The Naughty Minstrels are a Renaissance-period musical ensemble providing songs, improvisation and interaction at historically-themed market faires. Appearing as wandering minstrels or as historical Poets and Playwrights, we play dozens of period and original songs and bring music to every...