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Join Us For The 46th Annual Texas Renaissance  Festival!

Join Us For The 46th Annual Texas Renaissance Festival!

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Eat, Drink and Be Merry!

Eat, Drink and Be Merry!

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Over 400 Shoppes

Over 400 Shoppes

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A Magical Place for Family Fun

A Magical Place for Family Fun

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TRF 2020 Season - October 3 - November 29

We are proud to announce our 2020 season dates and themed weekends (see below)!

Please follow us on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter @TexRenFest for up-to-date festival information!

TRF Regular Ticket Sales

There will be NO gate ticket sales. ALL tickets are DATE SPECIFIC and will need to be purchased in advance.

**Exception - Military, First Responder, Student and Senior Discount Tickets will be available onsite upon arrival at the festival. These cannot be purchased online due to the need to show ID to receive the discount.

Tickets on sale ONLINE NOW at www.texrenfest.com and Groupon.

Tickets will be available at H-E-B stores starting September 1, 2020.


Tickets

Oct
3 - 4

Oct
10 - 11

Oct
17 - 18

Oct
24 - 25

Oct. 31 - Nov. 1

Nov
7 - 8

Nov
14 - 15

Nov
21 - 22

Nov
27 - 29

Oktoberfest at Texas Renaissance Festival

Oktoberfest

1001 Dreams Themed Weekend at Texas Renaissance Festival

1001 Dreams

Roman Bacchanal at the Texas Renaissance Festival

Roman Bacchanal

Pirate Adventure at the Texas Renaissance Festival

Pirate Adventure

All Hallows Eve at the Texas Renaissance Festival

All Hallows Eve

Heroes and Villains at Texas Renaissance Festival

Heroes and Villains

Barbarian Invasion at Texas Renaissance Festival

Barbarian Invasion

Highland Fling at Texas Renaissance Festival

Highland Fling

Celtic Christmas at Texas Renaissance Festival

Celtic Christmas

Themed Weekends

Oktoberfest

Journey back in time to old Bavaria as the King and Queen open the Festival season with a celebration of the best of the wurst (and the bier)! Join in the fun by taking part in the Oktoberfest costume contest or the bratwurst eating contest. .

October 3 (Saturday) and 4 (Sunday

1001 Dreams

Faeries, elves and other fanciful creatures bring enchantment to the lanes of New Market Village. Show off your magical finery in the fantasy costume contest or test your endurance in the fiery dragon-wing eating contest.

October 10 (Saturday) and 11 (Sunday)

Roman Bacchanal

Do as the Romans do and revel in the celebration of romance and amore! Compete in the Roman themed costume contest or the spaghetti eating contest. Saluto!

October 17 (Saturday) and 18 (Sunday)

Pirate Adventure

Avast, Ye Hearties! Heave to and come ashore for the most piratical party of the seven seas! Show off your finery in the best dressed pirate contest or try your luck in the fish-n-chips eating contest.

October 24 (Saturday) and 25 (Sunday)

All Hallows Eve

Ghouls and ghosts arrive for some scary good fun! Enter our Halloween costume contest for a chance to win "Spooktacular" prizes.

October 31 (Saturday) and November 1 (Sunday)

Heroes and Villains

The mightiest heroes and heroines clash with the darkest of villains and vixens from history and legend. Show off your alter ego in the Heroes and Villains costume contest. If your superpower is eating, accept the challenge of winning the gyro eating contest.

November 7 (Saturday) and 8 (Sunday)

Barbarian Invasion

Join the Great Horde and feast, drink, and plunder your way through the village during this barbaric rumpus. Are you the worst dressed barbarian around? Prove it on our costume contest or show off your worst table manners in the turkey leg eating contest.

November 14 (Saturday) and 15 (Sunday)

Highland Fling

Lads and lassies - the pipes are calling you to a celebration of the joys of Scotland. Witness the thrill of the Highland games, show off your Scotish finery in the Bonnie Knees contest, and see if you have the misneach (courage) to participate in the haggis eating contest.

November 21 (Saturday) - 22 (Sunday)

Celtic Christmas

Father Christmas, Mother Christmas, and all the Christmas elves welcome children of all ages to our final three-day celebration of the coming Yule-tide season. The Kingdom is transformed into a Christmas wonderland and holiday music fills the lanes. Find the perfect gifts for everyone on your list in our over 400 shoppes. There's also a holiday costume contest and the pumpkin pie eating contest to add to your Christmas cheer.

November 27 (Friday) 28 (Saturday) and 29 (Sunday)

Lift Up Thy Cares!!

DATES October 3 - November 29
HOURS 9 am - 8 pm
Saturday, Sunday & Thanksgiving Friday


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The King and Queen Welcome you to our fair village!

Since 1974, there's been a magical kingdom just at the edge of the Greater Houston area, where guests can step through the gates and enter an enchanted world filled with kings and queens, knights and nobles, fairies and elves, pirates and peasants, and other fanciful delights.

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Experience an exciting group outing like no other. Groups will enjoy strolling the cobblestone paths of our authentically recreated 55-acre 16th century village, visiting more than 400 shoppes featuring unique arts and crafts as well as sampling foods from many cultures, playing games of skill and participating in a variety of human-powered rides. In addition, hundreds of costumed characters are there to entertain your party with over 200 performances daily. Each of our nine themed weekends brings a new adventure for your group, offering unique programs, activities, and more!

Groups of 15 or more adults can receive over 38% off the regular admission price.

This was the first event in nearly six years where I did not have to raise one finger to help. From the time we walked into the area Maw and Pa greeted us with the delicious food and hospitality. Out of the blue, the cast of characters from Alice in Wonderland and Peter Pan descended into our area to liven our group up which we felt was over the top and much appreciated by everyone.

-Toby Lee, HARC

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Fun for Kids & Families

The Texas Renaissance Festival is a magical place for family fun and entertainment.

Enchanting Entertainment

Thrill to the charge of knights jousting on their mighty steeds. Fall under the spell of the faery court. Laugh and be amazed at the clowns, jugglers, acrobats, and magicians performing on stages throughout the village or watch with excitement as birds of prey soar through the air.

Lots of neat shops, awesome performances, and good food/drinks. I've been to a few renaissance festivals and I would say this was one of my favorites for sure.

-Nathan Wiles

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Friends

Enchanting Entertainment

Thrill to the charge of knights jousting on their mighty steeds. Fall under the spell of the faery court. Laugh and be amazed at the clowns, jugglers, acrobats, and magicians performing on stages throughout the village or watch with excitement as birds of prey soar through the air.

I love coming to the faire with friends, and making new friends. TRF is my second home and my faire family is amazing!

-Chip Ware, Houston

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Clans

Enchanting Entertainment

Thrill to the charge of knights jousting on their mighty steeds. Fall under the spell of the faery court. Laugh and be amazed at the clowns, jugglers, acrobats, and magicians performing on stages throughout the village or watch with excitement as birds of prey soar through the air.

Being in a clan is being a part of a family that might not be blood, brought together by the love for TRF.

-Jason Baker, House Kryton

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Fairy Tale Weddings

The King and Queen invite you to have your fairy tale wedding at the Texas Renaissance Festival.
Create the royal wedding of your dreams in 16th century-style within the walls of our charming English Village. Get swept away with one of our exclusive wedding packages designed to enhance the romance and magic of your wedding day!

The atmosphere was most enjoyable, when everything is put together I can't think of another service that out does the Texas renaissance festival weddings. It was a perfect day.

-Marcus Moreno

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School Days

The Texas Renaissance Festival invites all public, private, and home school educators and students to join us for the 15th Annual School Days, when our faire is open only to teachers and students! Students step back in time as they enter the sights and sounds of New Market Village, an authentic recreation of a 16th century European village. Students will interact with hundreds of costumed characters representing the courts, culture, art, science, and literature of the Renaissance Period.

Nothing: the day was absolutely fantastic. Food was great, the lunch ticket is a great deal, the judges are well-known and kind. Well done!

-Mark Palombo

School group at the festival

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Guests Annually

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Acres of Camping Facilities

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