Thank you! to all of our wonderful patrons, sponsors, entertainers, crafters, employees and volunteers for making 2013 such an amazing season! We couldn't do it without you!
We wish you all a safe and happy year and we'll see you again
Check out the official Renaissance Festival "Thrift Shop" Parody by our own Julia Bemi!
1st Annual Cupcake Wars Results!
Hollywood isn't the only one giving away trophies...
Our Cupcake Wars winners are:
First Place, Suzen Ivy
Second Place, Allison Vetzel
Third Place, Monika Sylvestie
Congrats to all of of our wonderful bakers and thanks for participating!
We look forward to more delicious creations next year!
1st Annual Fairy House Competition Results!
Congratulations to our First Place Winner, George Landon!
And a round of applause for our Second & Third Place winners, Emily Mas and Joanna Lane!
Thank You to these generous sponsors and partners!
Outside Food & Beverage Policy:
The Bay Area Renaissance Festival does NOT allow outside food or beverages through our gates unless the food is a medical necessity such as infant formula/baby food. (The Festival will allow one unopened bottle of water per person to be brought through the front gate.) All flasks must be empty before entering the Festival gates! You may bring a cooler to leave in your car if you wish. If you choose to do so it must remain in your car. Patrons are welcome to leave through our gates, receive a hand stamp, return to their car and reenter through our gates later during the same day. Please note: all bags are inspected at the front gate! (This is for our employee's and patron's safety!) If you have any questions, please call 813-983-0111.
All film rights are reserved. Commercial use of photos, videos or audio tapes made at the festival without written permission from the marketing department is strictly prohibited. Any cameras with lenses over 12 inches must have prior approval from the marketing department to shoot photos on the Bay AreaRenaissance Festival grounds.
The Festival bans guns on our premises. Longbows are allowed as long as they are not strung, arrows with tips are not allowed unless you are competing in the longbow competition that day. Swords, knives, dirks and daggers must be completely sheathed and peace-tied. Axes, claymores, maces, antique firearms, pikes and halberds are NOT allowed on the Festival site. No drawing of any weapon at any time. Must be 18 years or older to carry a weapon. If you have additional questions, please contact the Festival Office at 813-983-0111 for more information.