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The Connecticut Renaissance Faire®

26th Anniversary Celebration!

Join the Halloween Parade

Follow along with Pester the Jester to unleash your Inner Ghoul with the Royal Entourage where you’ll strut your supernatural stuff! March in our parade alongside kings, queens, and knights in our thrilling Royal Halloween Parade—and flaunt your most Spooktacular costumes for all the realm to see! (Weather permitting. Should the mud spirits conspire against […]

To Be or Not To Be A Princess

Come greet Princess Grace and Princess Maeve and learn about life in their Royal Family. Things may not always be as they appear. The Highnesses would love to share stories with you.

Trinket Trade @ Pirate Cove

OCT 14 ONLY (2:15 – 3:15 pm) 🌟 Join the beloved tradition of Trinket Trading at our Faire! It’s not just an activity; it’s an adventure full of enchanting exchanges and unforgettable moments. 🌲 How to Start: Bring your collection of fairy-worthy trinkets to the Pirate Cove, where our Master Trinket Trader will ignite the trading fun. […]

Babes in Bodices

POPULAR!  Attention all adults! Get ready for the most exciting and daring event of the Faire! Babes in Bodices is a wildly popular cleavage contest where participants showcase their assets and compete in a game of motion, wit, humor, and daring. You don’t need a bodice to participate, but you definitely need the right assets […]

Men in Kilts Competition

POPULAR! Ladies and gentlemen, it’s time to get ready for some steamy, adult-only entertainment at the Connecticut Renaissance Faire. The Men in Kilts Competition is the hottest event in town, and you won’t want to miss it. Show off your courage, wit, and humor while twirling and spinning in your kilt to win the hearts of […]

Dog Adoptions

Looking for a furry friend to join your family? Come to the Connecticut Renaissance Faire and meet adorable dogs in need of a loving home! Double Dog Rescue runs a dog adoption event featuring a meet and greet with dogs of all breeds and ages. Not only can you find your perfect companion, but you […]

Artisan Demos

Indulge in the creativity and talent of master artisans at the Connecticut Renaissance Faire! Experience firsthand the magic of traditional craftsmanship and watch as skilled artisans bring their creations to life before your very eyes. From blacksmiths to potters, woodcarvers to basket weavers, our artisan demos showcase the best of Renaissance-inspired arts and crafts. Discover […]

Meet the Author

Experience the magic of meeting your favorite fantasy and sci-fi authors at the Connecticut Renaissance Faire’s daily “Meet the Author” Book Signing Event! Step into a world of imagination and indulge in a literary journey with a new author every day. Don’t miss this chance to connect with your favorite authors (or seen to be […]


Attention all swashbuckling enthusiasts! At the Connecticut Renaissance Faire, step into the world of Renaissance swordplay with our exciting fencing booth. Led by skilled instructors, you’ll learn the art of sword fighting in a fun and safe environment. Whether you’re a seasoned fencer or a complete novice, our booth is the perfect place to test […]

Caricature Artistry

Step right up and capture the magic of the Connecticut Renaissance Faire with our amazing caricature booth! Whether you’re looking for a hilarious family portrait or a whimsical portrait of your favorite character, our talented artists will bring your vision to life. Perfect for couples, families, or solo adventurers, our caricature booth is the ultimate […]