Kansas City Renaissance Festival

Celebrate 45 Years of Huzzahs and Cheers at the Kansas City Renaissance Festival! Seven adventure filled weekends of Fantastic Foods, Handmade Crafts, Games, Full Combat Jousting
and 22 stages of Entertainment. Weekends September 3rd through October 16th!

Theme Weekends!

Swashbucklers & Sirens: September 3rd – 5th 2022

Ahoy, landlubbers! Pirates, mermaids & other seafaring creatures will descend upon opening weekend of the Kansas City Renaissance Festival!

Show off your best costume, let us see (and judge) your tattoos, join our Parade of Pirates & much more!


Highland Fling: September 10th – 11th 2022

Slàinte mhath!

Grab your bagpipes and get Scottish on Highland Fling Weekend! We’ve got games for the whole family, plus a kilt contest, longbow competition & keg toss.


Wine, Chocolate & Romance: September 17th – 18th 2022

Love is in the air on Wine, Chocolate & Romance Weekend!

Throw some kisses in our chocolate toss, join the Couples Costume Contest & enter our Hula Hoop competition! On Sunday, September 18th, at 1:00pm, celebrate the Wedding of the Century with our happy couples at the Dragon’s Breath Stage!


Shamrocks & Shenanigans: September 24th – 25th 2022

The Emerald Isles come to KC on Shamrocks & Shenanigans Weekend! Enter the Potato Sack Race, enjoy Irish dancing & shake it in our dance contest!

Erin go Bragh!


Heroes & Villains: October 1st – 2nd 2022

Fantasy worlds collide on Heroes & Villains Weekend! Trade your sword for a lightsaber and rock your best Comic-Con look as we celebrate with costume contests, battles & games galore!


Barkbarian Brew Fest & Discovery Day: October 8th – 10th 2022

Bring your canine companion and your best Viking helmet to Barkbarian Brew Fest! We’ll have costume contests, a Best Beard competition and – of course – Corgi Races!

On Monday, October 10th, Festival tickets are just $14.92 at the gate.

You can also join us for Lords’ & Ladies’ Shopping Day! Get a souvenir glass, a free drink & and a tote bag, with discounts at select RenFest merchants, for $25! Buy tickets here


Haunted Huzzah!: October 15th – 16th 2022

What’s that rustling in the trees?
You never know on Haunted Huzzah Weekend! Trick or Treat around the grounds in your spookiest costume, join in some creepy contests & march in our Death Parade! But don’t worry – it’s still a family-friendly good time!


Date: 2022-10-16
Start Time: 10:00
End Time: 19:00