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2015 Special Event Weekend & Special Guest Performers

Of course EVERY day is special at the Maryland Renaissance Festival!  However, we have added a few special themes for certain weekends to add to the fun.  Check back early this summer for a detailed list on the events and special guest performers.

PLEASE NOTE: Listed below are selected highlights.  The Festival is open, running, and a jolly good time for all nine weekends between August 29th and October 25th!



August 29th & 30th:   Children's Weekend. 


Romance Weekend:

Saturday, September 5th: Singles Party!  (Time & location TBA)

Sunday, September 6th: Renewal of Vows Ceremony (time & location TBA)


Monday, September 7: Seniors Day.  On Labor Day Monday all seniors 62+ will be admitted FREE.


September 12th & 13th : Celtic Celebration! 

--Saturday, September 12th is an ASL performance interpretation day.  Selected shows will be interpreted by SHARAVA Interpreting Service.  The listing of interpreted shows will be posted on our website under 'entertainment schedules' the week prior to the 12th.


September 19th & 20th: Pirate Weekend. 

Ahoy, Matey! Tis pirate weekend.  Enjoy the music of The Pyrates Royale (pictured below) and more.  We encourage all to dress in their pirate best!



September 26th & 27th: Special Guests, from London, it is the MEDIAEVAL BAEBES.



Sunday, October 11th: An ASL interpretation day.  Selected shows will be ASL interpreted by SHARAVA interpreting service.  The listing of the shows interpreted will be available in the "entertainment schedule" of this website the week prior to the 11th.


October 24th & 25th: Jousting Competition  

While jousting takes place on every day of the Festival, on this special weekend we have knights across the country join our Free Lancers jousting company in a special competition to determine who is the greatest knight in the land!  




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