Labor Day Weekend •  September 3rd, 4th & 5th

Travel through mesmerizing cultures during the Passport to Adventure theme weekend! Venture through our International Bazaar to find unique treasures or see if you have what it takes to slurp your way to victory at the Spaghetti Eating Contest!

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Tattoo Competition

Prizes and judging provided by Jackalope Tattoo

FREE to Enter!

Contest Categories:
• Most Unusual/Unique
• Best Arm/Leg Sleeve
• Best Portrait
• Best Fantasy/Medieval
• People's Choice

Bocce Ball Tournament

Prizes will be provided by Pinstripes in Edina, MN

Grab your family and friends and join us for a fun afternoon of Bocce Ball! Compete to be the best bocce ball player of the Realm by registering your team. Cost is $40 per team of four and $25 per team of two. Register by September 1st to receive free admission for each team member!

Click Here to Register

International Bazaar

Come, stroll, and immerse yourself in our international Bazaar. You’re bound to find a treasure here!

Interested in becoming a vendor?Click Herefor more information!

Spaghetti Eating Contest

See if you have what it takes to be the fastest noodle-slurper in the Realm during the Spaghetti Eating Contest held in the Special Events Field. Participants will be chosen from the crowd and prizes will be awarded to the top finisher from both the child and the adult contests.

Spaghetti and prizes provided by Spasso in Minnetonka, MN

Steampunk Costume Contest

Come show off your finest steampunk costume! Audience will decide the best dressed and prizes will go to top finishers.

Pirate Activities

Kid's Costume Contest
Come show off your finest pirate, steampunk and buccaneer costumes! Audience will decide the best dressed and prizes will go to top finishers.

Adult Costume Contest | 18+
Come show off your finest pirate and buccaneer costumes! Audience will decide the best dressed and prizes will go to top finishers.

Pirate Peg Leg Relay
Hop on over to our Pirate Peg Relay. Finish first or walk the plank!

Talk Like a Pirate Contest
Give us your best ARRGH and pirate jokes. Prizes for the first and second place winners!

Keg Toss

Test your adventurous skills: Pick up an empty keg and toss it as far as you can! The individuals with the longest throws win.

Fairy Wand & Pirate Hat Making

Come design and decorate your very own fairy wand or pirate hat so you can be well equipped for any adventure that comes your way! Held all day in the Special Events Field!

Magic the Gathering Tournament

For the fifth year, the Renaissance Festival will feature a Magic the Gathering tournament hosted
by Dreamers Games on Labor Day, September 5th! For $30, all gamers will receive 1 booster of Shadows Over Innistrad and 2 booster of Eldritch Moon, free Festival admission and the top finishers will receive prizes!

Click Here for Rules and Registration!

Sponsored by:

Haidong Gumdo Swordmanship Demonstrations

Come see Haidong Gumdo, a martial arts group, perform swordsmanship demonstrations.

FREE Schell's Beer Tasting:

Join us for a FREE Schell's Beer Tasting on the Pavilion Stage at 12:30pm, 2:30pm & 4:30pm.  Sample five flavors of Schell's while you learn about the brand, how it is made, etc. 

Seating is limited and will begin 15 minutes prior; everyone must have a valid ID by order of his Majesty King Henry and the State of Minnesota.  No Exceptions!  


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Looking for something specific?

Important Forms:

International Bazaar Vendor Form

Bocce Ball Tournament
Registration Form

Magic the Gathering Tournament


Questions or comments:

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