The 11th Annual Santa Fe Renaissance Faire

Travel back in time with Clan Tynker and the Order of Epona jousters. Ride in a Spanish Galleon at our kids game area. Learn about Renaissance arts and sciences from the SCA. Shrink in size as you enter the Fairy Village and pet a unicorn. Enjoy incredible performances and music, delicious food, and arts and crafts vendors at New Mexico’s premier Renaissance Faire.

Saturday, September 15, 2018

&

Sunday, September 16, 2018

Time: 10am to 5 pm
Adult Admission: $12
Seniors (62+) & Teens (13–17): $10
12 and Under: FREE!!
Parking is FREE

 

BUY TICKETS

SPECIAL TICKET PRICES WILL END ON SEPTEMBER 14

All participants must present a valid ID to drink alcohol. No exceptions.

The Santa Fe Renaissance Faire is a community event whose proceeds help fund the educational programs of El Rancho de las Golondrinas and the Santa Fe School for the Arts & Sciences.

Santa Fe School for the Arts & Sciences (SFSAS) is a preschool to 8th grade nonprofit school committed to academic excellence in an environment of respect, inclusion and diversity using expeditionary learning, global perspectives and a multicultural art and science enriched curriculum.

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2018 Schedule

(subject to change)

The Kingdom’s Front Gate

Once Upon A Time-Opening Show

9:30

Pirate Farewell Serenade

4:30

The Queen’s Stage

Clan Tynker

10:15, 12:10, 3:10

Pomegranate Studios Belly Dance

11:10, 4:10      

Registration for Costume Contest

1:00

Rumelia Collective                           

1:10

Costume Contest!

2:10  

Clan Tynker

3:10 

Pomegranate Studios Belly Dance

4:10  

The King’s Stage

Duke City Ceili Band

10:15

Belisama Irish Dance

11:10  

Celtic Coyotes (Saturday)

12:10  

Duke City Ceili Band (Sunday)

12:10

Compania Mina Fajardo & Chuscales

1:10

Pomegranate Studios Belly Dance

2:10         

Nuevo Flamenco Guitar & Brujo Trio

3:10

The Musical Thieves of Brocham

4:10

Nobles Square

Moor of Dundee

10:45–11:30

D’Santi Nuevo Flamenco Guitar

11:30–12:15

El Mago Vagando Magic Show

12:15–12:45

NewSong Fairy Violine 

12:45–  1:30  

D’Santi Nuevo Flamenco Guitar

1:30–  2:15  

Moor of Dundee

2:15–  3:30

The Royal Pavillion

Royal Audiance

10:00, 4:15

Dulci-Magic with Evan Danforth

10:00

Princess Tea Party

11:00, 1:30

Fable Time with Lady Fantasia

2:00

Queen’s Quest & Knighting Ceremony

3:00

Hands-On History

10:30, 12:00, 3:30

Secrets of the Renaissance

11:00, 1:30 

Art of the Renaissance

1:00

Renaissance Spining Demo

3:30

The Historian Corner

Hands-On History
10:30, 12:00, 3:30

Secrets of the Renaissance
11:00, 1:30

Art of the Renaissance
1:00

Renaissance Spining Demo
3:30

The Golondrinas Tavern

The Moor of Dundee and Cordoba

12:15       

Nuevo Flamenco Guitar & Brujo Trio

1:00

Celtic Coyotes (Saturday)

2:00

The Musical Thieves of Brocham (Sunday)

2:00

Pomegranate Studios Belly Dance

3:00

El Mago Vagando Magic Show

4:00

Field of Champions

Jousting/Equine Tournament with the Order of Epona
11:15, 3:00

Fairy Village

Arts & Sciences Demonstrations

11:00

Master Dragon Fly

10:30, 11:30, 12:30, 2:30, 3:30, 4:30

Fairy Dance School

11:00, 3:00

The Mirth an Munchkin Show

12:00, 1:30, 3:00

Wylde Hunt Academy Sword School

11:30, 3:30

Fairy Village Knighting Ceremony (@ Fairy Village Royal Pavillion)

12:30

Fairy House Making

12:30

-Ongoing:

Wylde Hunt Acadamy

Dragonflight Pottery Demonstrations

Blacksmithing

SCA Medieval Village

Bardic Performance (enjoy songs, poems, and stories)

11:00, 2:00                 

Court Dancing Lessons (join in on European folk dancing fun!)

11:30, 2:30                   

Light Weapons Fighting (Behold SCA fencing and rapier fighting!)

12:00, 3:00                  

Heavy Armored Fighting Demo (Armord fighters on the field of honor)

12:30, 1:00                     

Ongoing:           

Enter free drawing for Medieval Gift Basket

*SCA tents are private dwellings. Please ask to be invited in.

Baca Plaza

Spanish Weapons Demonstration With Queen’s Pike Men
11:00, 2:00

Festival Details

Sponsorships Available for the 2018 Renaissance Fair.

For more information about the benefits of being a sponsor for the Renaissance Fair call (505) 471-2261!

  • PEACE-TIED BLADES ONLY. No firearms.
  • Visitors may not engage in combat (this includes “boffers”).
  • No pets allowed (only ADA-approved assistance animals).
  • Must be 21 years of age to consume beer, wine and mead. Identification will be checked.
  • No outside alcohol may be brought onto the Museum grounds.
  • No bicycles allowed on Museum grounds.

All Things Renaissance

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www.RenFaire.com
A comprehensive site for costumes, language, renfaire acting, history and other links.

Costumes, Swords and Armor Links

Shop for Your Costume at www.renstore.com

www.renstore.com
Celebrating 20 years in the Renaissance business!

Find Inexpensive Costumes at Wholesale Halloween Costumes

www.wholesalehalloweencostumes.com (Search on “Renaissance”)

Guide to Renaissance Costumes

More Costumes for sale at www.pyramidcollection.com
www.pyramidcollection.com
We especially like this Inn Keeper’s Daughter costume

Make a Cardboard Sword

http://medieval.stormthecastle.com

Here is a tutorial on how to make prop swords out of cardboard (includes a video).

How to Make Cardboard Shields

www.stormthecastle.com/how-to-make-a/how-to-make-cardboard-shields.htm
This is a nice tutorial on how to make two different kinds of shields out of cardboard (includes a video).

How to Make a Cape

http://diyfashion.about.com/od/costumes/ss/Make_a_Cape.htm
This is good tutorial on making a very simple hooded cape without a pattern and requiring only a few sewing skills. Depending on your height and the cape’s length, you may need more than the one yard of fabric called for.

Make a Belt Pouch

http://diyfashion.about.com/od/diybagsandpurses/ss/Belt_Pouch.htm
This is a good tutorial on making a quick leather belt pouch for carrying your stuff when you attend a Renaissance fair. You can strengthen
the belt slit (step 7) by punching a small hole at the top and bottom of the slit.

Pirates

Pirate Activities for Children

www.dltk-kids.com/crafts/pirates/pirates.html
This has a variety of pirate craft activities for young children. These are perfect for a pirate-themed party or a rainy day.

Heraldry

Make Your Own Coat of Arms

www.yourchildlearns.com/heraldry.html
This has several pages on the history of heraldry and how to design a Medieval Coat of Arms. One page has printable shields and various designs (charges) for assembling your own unique Coat of Arms.

Design a Coat of Arms
Learn the reasons why knights had coats of arms, and then design your own.

2018 Arts & Crafts Vendors

A&J Family Farms

Anthro Pottery

Ariel Greeley

Aroma Wear Jewelry

Banner Knife

Birds of Play

Bonnie Catanach

Burnt Mountain Crafts

Cactus Fire Pottery

Crockett’s Blades

Dancing Dolphins

Darjeeling Et al

Disheveled Edge

Divine Palm Henna

Earthwood Pottery

Eclectics Creatives

Enchanted Soul

Enchanted Spirits Fashion

Eymann Therapeutics

Feather in your cap

Flying Cloud

Flying Fox Forest

Gold Canyon Candles

Heartline Glass

Henna Blessings

Irragin Traders

Knight &Princess Landing

Lady of the Forest

Laughing Goddess Apothecary

Le Paris French Bakery

Liz Roberts Pottery

M-G Design

Margaritondo

Mayte Jewels +Taos Bee

Mettle and Loam

Milady’s Posies

Modern Mystic

Mother Truckin’ Tees

Mystic Earth Trading

Naked Stones

Polka dot camel

Purlesque

Queen Mab’s Store

Rebeka Flamework Glass

Rick’s Chainmail

Sacred Winds

Spencer Theater

Sweetwater Herbs

The Castles Cooper

The Dun Stag

The Naughty Plank

This & That Wands

Too Many Guppies

Train of Thought

Tumbling Goat

Unique Designs by Donna

Usborne Books

Wanderlust Imports

Whimsy Trail Studios

Wildcat Lavender

Windwalker Footwear

Wolfsisters Creations

Words Remember

Ye Ole Kitchen witch

Arts & Crafts Vendor Application

Download this pdf if you are interested in applying to be a vendor at the 2018 Santa Fe Renaissance Festival.

2018 Food & Drink Vendors

Bambini’s  *veggie option

CCR roasters

Flamingo Steve’s

Hot Stuff

Jambo Hapa  *veggie option

Molly’s Crepes & Coffee  *veggie option

Sweet Almande

Tres Colores

Two Sprout Farm  *veggie option

Food & Drink Vendor Application

Download this pdf if you are interested in applying to be a food vendor at the 2018 Santa Fe Renaissance Festival.

RTD Blue Bus Ren Faire Schedule

ALL WEAPONS MUST BE PEACE TIED BEFORE BORDINIG THE BUS

(FIREARMS ARE NOT PERMITED ON THE BUS OR IN THE FAIRE)

Santa Fe Renaissance Fair