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The Connecticut Renaissance Faire®

26th Anniversary Celebration!

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. […]

Souvenir Photos

Embark on a time-traveling adventure at Festival Fotos, where gallant knights and elegant nobles, saucy wenches, and swashbuckling pirates can all play dress up with costumes and accessories to create a one-of-a-kind souvenir portrait to remember your adventures at CTRF!

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 […]

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 […]

Tarot Reading

Experience the mystical world of tarot readings at the Connecticut Renaissance Faire! Our tarot readers are highly skilled and intuitive, offering personalized readings that cater to your specific interests and questions. Whether you’re seeking guidance on love, career, or personal growth, our talented readers can offer profound insights and clarity. Immerse yourself in the enchanting […]

Hair Braiding

Transform your hair into a masterpiece fit for a Renaissance queen or knight at our hair braiding booth! Our skilled artisans will weave intricate designs and patterns into your locks, creating a look that’s both stylish and historically accurate. Whether you’re looking to add a touch of elegance to your everyday hairstyle or complete your […]

Henna Art

Looking for a unique way to adorn your skin and embrace the Renaissance spirit? Look no further than our henna booth! Our skilled artists specialize in intricate and beautiful designs that will transport you back in time. From simple and elegant to ornate and intricate, our henna designs are perfect for adding a touch of […]

Face Painting

Looking to add a little something extra to your Renaissance Faire experience? Visit our face painting booth and let our talented artist bring your fantasy to life! Our face painter is a former makeup artist for The Walking Dead, so you know you’re in good hands. With over two million followers on TikTok (facecandyjenna), she’ll […]