SHOP THE FAIRE

Timeless. Beautiful. Charming. Now is your chance to see for yourself why guests call our old-world marketplace New England’s crown jewel of Renaissance themed arts and crafts. If you like to shop for unique wares you won’t find in any store, you’ll love what our skilled merchants have to offer. As our show approaches this list will continue to grow.

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  • Ancestral French Soaps: Our mission is to provide you with soaps, shampoo and detergents uniquely crafted according to old recipes that bring the Earth first above all concerns.
  • Artisan of Touch: Offering therapeutic massage to those in need of relief from pain or just looking to relax.
  • Auntie Arwen’s Spices: Sugar and Spice and Everything Nice is what you’ll find at Auntie Arwen’s Spices. Spice up your meals with a wide selection of unique flavors.
  • Black Swan Armory (on The Queen’s Courtyard): Quality wooden swords & shields with a variety of handcrafted designs to match your style. Perfect for the little ones.
  • Cara Finch Fine Art: Massachusetts artist Cara Finch shows her love of nature and things other-worldly on canvas with amazing works of art.
  • Crimson Chain Leatherworks: Handmade Soft Leather garb and accessories for LARP, cosplay & Renaissance Fairs.
  • Chrononaught Mercantile (on the Shady Lane): Costume inspired clothing, jewelry and accessories handcrafted in Maine.
  • Cornerstone Creations (on the Shady Lane): Traditional, whimsical and classic high-grade concrete statuary, benches, birdbaths, stepping stones, and more.
  • Donna’s Tarot: tarot readings by Donna
  • Dragon’s Nest Designs (on The Queen’s Courtyard): An assortment of handcrafted pewter jewelry, necklaces, pendants, rings, and more.
  • Drawn & Quartered: comical character sketch of you from the mind of the artist!
  • Dice Knight Adventures:  the festival wide RPG! Start a character, roll dice, complete quests and grow in power to experience the Faire like never before!
  • Emazanti Creations Gentlemen’s Clothier (on The Queen’s Courtyard): Gentlemen’s shirts, tunics, vests, trousers and leggings and accessories created by Emazanti.
  • Emazanti Creations (on The Queen’s Courtyard): Amazing creations of clothing and beaded accessories handcrafted by Emma’s Auntie.
  • Enchanted Forest: Discover what hides in the Enchanted Forest with carved stone animals, stone globes & eggs, amethyst and tone with figurines, and gemstone trees.
  • Face Candy Face Painting (on the Shady Lane): Want to look regal? Like a pirate? A princess? This is your chance to get more involved in the fun with or without a costume.
  • Faire Gift Shop: Show your love for the Faire in our Faire Gift Shop with the latest Faire memorabilia to commemorate your visit.
  • Fairey Crown Cottage (on The Queen’s Courtyard) : Handcrafted flowered crowns with the fantasy look you’ve been searching for.
  • Fairie Tailor: Feel like a noble when you adorn yourself with a hand-painted cloak from Fairie Tailor. Wrap yourself up in velvet and be the envy of all.
  • Fairy Hop Gift Shop: If you love fairies, you’ll fall in love at the Fairy Hop Gift Shop. It’s a must-see paradise for those with a love for fairy collectibles.
  • Festival Fotos: Your friends know it. Your mother tells you all the time. You rule! Now it’s time to prove it by commemorating your awesomeness with a royal portrait.
  • Fun Tymes Jewelry: Fun, Fashionable jewelry at affordable prices.
  • Gypsy Hair: Hair braiding, hair falls, and felted hats all hand made the Gypsy Hair way.
  • Gypsy Roses: Romance is in the Faire and there may be no better way to show it than that perfect rose that says, “you’re beautiful to me.” Delivery available.
  • Horns by Lew: Whether you’re a willful sprite, mischievous elf, or just someone who likes to have fun, Horns by Lew has the perfect adornment for your head.
  • K2 Steam: K2 Specializing in handmade woven tiaras accented with crystals that let your inner royalty shine and potion bottles that will have you always ready for battle.
  • Kiss Designs: We make “eat, drink and be merry” corsets and garb for steampunk, ren faire and cosplay.
  • Knightly Endeavors: Knightly Endeavors is a specialty garment company with a strong streak of renaissance clothing.
  • Lame Horse Creations: handmade clothing for men and women
  • Larry & Leenie’s Lusty Leather: Detailed and beautiful leather works including hard leather pouches, custom-designed bodices, quivers, leather maps, and more.
  • Lilla Rose: Beautiful, comfortable and versatile hair products you will love!
  • Lost Worlds: One of a kind, hand-made fairy wings, original fantasy artwork and gift cards
  • Medieval Maiden Soaps: Natural bar soaps, lip balms and bath bombs made with quality ingredients at an affordable price.
  • Midgard Horn Emporium: Drinking horns in different sizes. The perfect way for the warrior in you to quaff a large amount of craft beer!
  • Mischief and Mirth Studios: Handcrafted leathers masks just in time for a unique Halloween costume.
  • Mother Earth Gourds / The Creature’s Nest: Hand carved & painted gourds for home decoration and functional accessories.
  • Myth: Become a character in the storybook world of Hyraeth – an enchanted realm filled with action, adventure, and intrigue. Your story begins here.
  • Mythical Journeys Adventurers Guild: In a world filled with monsters, magic, and mayhem a call goes out for heroes who can restore balance to the land.
  • Oignucs Incense: Follow your nose to a variety of hand-crafted incense cones and sticks as well as a variety of wood and brass holders.
  • Paisley Peacock Body Art: Prettify yourself with henna body art from Paisley Peacock Body Art and leave the faire with beautiful art you wear.
  • Pixie Dust: A beautiful selection of affordable jewelry.
  • Reading by Sally: Sit with Sally and learn what the cards say about you.
  • Rose Star Emporium: If you share a passion for purple or just enjoy handcrafted jewelry this is the place for you.
  • Ruth’s Royal Rags & Bags: Discover handmade pouches shawls, snoods, Afghans, fingerless gloves at Ruth’s Royal Rags & Bags.
  • Sachs & Byrne: Feathered roses, poison rings, or jewelry that doubles as a pouch.
  • Shelli Belli Orginals Art with Heart: Affordable art by your favorite Aerialist and Entertainer Extraordinaire. One more way to show your support and love of art!!
  • Sign O’ the Times: Carved wooden signs with clever phrases.
  • The Staff Booth: Staves, Sticks and Wands all hand made by Ryan
  • Stone Sisters: Artisan-created, hand-selected, stunning sterling silver metaphysical gemstone jewelry.
  • Sunshine’s Moonlight: It’s the candle & soap lady! Handcrafted Candles, Bath and Body works, assorted hodgepodge of shiny smelly witchy things.
  • Tandy Leather: See how leather items are actually created before your eyes. Shields, pouches and more will be made during the course of the Faire, so keep checking back!
  • The Mad Hatter: Hats! Hats! All sorts of hats!
  • The Mad Mailler: Custom Chainmaille Armor, Clothing, Jewelry, and Fun oddities.
  • The Shady Emporium: Accent your attire or decorate your home with hand painted shade on a stick from the Shady Emporium.
  • The Vineyard at Borgo Mediaevale: Sample organic Muscadine Grape Cider crafted by the talented folks from the Vineyard at Borgo Mediaevale.
  • There Was A Star Danced: Colored glass lanterns.
  • Victoria Rose: Handcrafted Victorian style jewelry with a steampunk flair.
  • Warlord’s Crusade: Handcrafted leather armor, bracers, and belts for the ready adventurer.
  • We Keep You in Stitches: Discover a host of fantasy creatures waiting to be swept away to their forever home.
  • Whipperwil Archery: Handcrafted bows, arrows, and knives made by Master Archer, Bill Darr.
  • Whistling Winds Whistle Booth: Whistling birds tweeting sweet music…to entertain children and drive parents MAD!

GUEST MERCHANTS

We host a variety of guest merchants throughout our run who have products that match our themed weekends.

Dragon artAugust 31 – Sept 2 (Week 1)

  • still space available

Sept 7-8 (Week 2)

  • still space available

Sept 14-15 (Week 3)

  • still space available

Sept 21-22 (Week 4)

  • still space available

Sept 28-29 (Week 5)

  • still space available

October 5 – 6 (Week 6)

  • All Fired Up: Handmade pottery by our very own Lady Reddy!

October 12-14 (Week 7)

  • All Fired Up: Handmade pottery by our very own Lady Reddy!

FOOD MERCHANTS

Our food merchants work hard to offer to cater to the needs of various dietary restrictions. If you can’t find something you’re looking for, check with our information booth.

  • Craft Beer Pubs: Savor ice-cold craft brews made locally in Connecticut by Thimble Island Brewing Company. If you like craft beer, you’re going to love this.
  • Cannon Ranch Soda: Pour your own with classic flavors like Birch Beer, Orange Cream and much more! (excluding Week 1)
  • Dragon Ice Cream Cart: A treasure trove of assorted ice cream flavors for our guests on the go. Special doggie ice cream treats for your furry friend.
  • Dragon Ice Cream Stand: Discover the dragon’s Ice Cream Lair for freshly made ice cream floats and other frozen treats.
  • Jester’s Bazaar: loose candy, dried fruit, honey sticks, rock candy and more!
  • Kafe’ Merhaba: Experience the far East. Turkish coffee, Iced Siamese, baklava, grape leaves, hummus plates and assorted specialty beverages. All items 100% Vegetarian!
  • Majestic Kettle Corn: Irresistible kettle corn made fresh. Get yours made fresh and bring a bag home for snacking.
  • Mel’s Magikal Meals: Amazing Handmade pies of the sweet or savory variety, bread bowl soups and stews and must-have Scotch Eggs!
  • Middle Earth Taters: Baked potatoes with all the fixins! A full meal in one handy, dandy package.
  • Tiki HutRobere’s Mini Donuts & Coffee: Coffee and Mini-Donuts.
  • Shamrock BBQ: Pulled Pork, Brisquet,  Baby Back Ribs,  BBQ Chicken,  Dragon’s Balls (meatballs wrapped in bacon),  Mac’n’Cheese w/ pulled pork, Corn Bread, Soda/water
  • Sweeney Mel’s on the Hill: Loaded Fries, Poutine and Scotch Eggs!
  • The Giant’s Turkey Legs: Treat yourself to the food of king’s – a turkey leg from The Giant’s Turkey Legs. Don’t forget to ask about the Turkey Sundae!
  • The Pickle Place: Chase away the heat of the day with a crisp, cool pickle from The Pickle Place.
  • The Tiki Hut: So sweet. So cool. So delicious. Try their fresh pineapple or strawberry smoothies made with fresh ingredients on the spot.

Notice: Merchants who register at the last minute may not appear on this list. Discover them as you explore the Faire. All shops subject to change without notice.