Home » Festivals » Ohio Renaissance Festival

Ohio Renaissance Festival


Forget your cares and step back in time to this 30-acre re-created 16th Century English village and enjoy over 400 years of fun in a single day! Over 150 costumed characters welcome you to the village! Rub elbows with Royalty as you cheer your favorite knight to victory in the thrilling Full-armored Tournament Joust. Welcoming you to a festive day in the village are dueling swordsmen, rowdy pirates, nobles, peasants, and daring jugglers.

Fast Facts

Where is it? 10542 East State Route 73, Waynesville, OH

When did it start? 1990

When does it run? September 4, 2021 to October 31, 2021

Artisans & Entertainers (94)

Dragon Ocarinas

Categories: Artisans, Specialty, Musical Instruments

Ocarinas are globular vessel flutes dating to ancient times. Many are just toys or whistles, but Dragon Ocarinas offer flutes with lead-free glazes that are actual instruments, the 4 hole playing the entire scale and the 6 hole attaining notes...

Fellowship Foundry Pewter

Categories: Artisans, Specialty, Metalwork

Since our beginning in 1978, the combined talents of Master Pewtersmith Randal Moore and our artist Kevin O'Hare have continued to create wonderful designs. They wrangle first over the idea, then sketches, then the wax sculpture until they are both...

Garden Gothic

Categories: Artisans, House and Home

Garden Gothic creates handmade concrete statuary for indoors and out. Eccentric, eclectic and imminently collectable, our trolls, gargoyles, buddhas, planters, and assorted beasties will enliven any home.

Knotty Nauticals

Categories: Entertainers, Skilled performance

The Pirate Shanty Man and Bonnie Lass are not just singing pirates! Come join this dashing duo for a high-energy pirate show! Comedy, music, fire eating, rope walking and more all make fore a knotty good time! ARRRGH!