Short for "Renaissance faire."
A festival celebrating and reenacting the romance and glory of the Renaissance.
Performers portray fun, entertaining, and (usually) historically accurate characters in an improv
environment for the amusement of patrons.
provide a variety of entertaining spectacles, including live music, juggling, and stage
Artisans and shopkeepers sell
their wares, usually related to the Renaissance in some way i.e. period weaponry, period clothing (known in the renfaire circuit
as "garb"), handmade soaps, stained
glass, feast gear, etc.
Kitchens and carts sell
Renaissance-themed foods and beverages.