Huzzah! It’s JanYOUary! Chilvary is alive and well! If you are in the market to try something different this month, stop in store anytime between JanYOUary 15th and the 21st to enter to win tickets to the Arizona Renaissance Festival. The ultimate 16th-century European fantasy village, is complete with royal court, dueling knights, an artisan marketplace, singing minstrels, mermaids, gypsies, torture chambers, animals and MORE!


What do these passes include? Free parking, all entertainment shows, including the Tournament Jousting and Birds of Prey show. You may choose to purchase arts and crafts items, food or beverage, or enjoy some rides and games (costs vary).

Celebrating 28 years of cheers,The Renaissance Festival is a medieval amusement park, a 13-stage theatre, a 30-acre circus, an arts and crafts faire, a Jousting Tournament and a feast, all rolled into one non-stop, day-long, family adventure! The Festival is open Saturdays, Sundays and Presidents’ Day Monday, from February 11th to April 2nd. Festival hours are 10:00am until 6:00pm.

To help you plan your trip “back into time”…The Festival is seven miles east of Apache Junction on US Highway 60. You are welcome to come dressed in costume and costumes are available for rental at the Costume Shoppe located behind the box office prior to entrance to the Festival. Prices vary based upon costume choice. Costume swords and daggers are permitted as long as they are properly sheathed and peace tied. Wear comfortable shoes. Costume swords and daggers are permitted as long as they are properly sheathed and peace tied by safety services personnel at the main entrance.

Non stop entertainment is presented on 13 stages every event day, each show packed with a unique blend of comedy, music, and mischievous antics. Sit back and relax, or become a part of the actyion as you are surrounded by over 2000 costumed characters roaming the festival village. You never know what is going to happen, on stage or off. Rub shoulders with the King and Queen, banter with the village fool, watch the Birds of Prey, dance with the gypsies or discover “under the sea enchatment” with live mermaids. Enjoy swordplay, wordplay, raucus music and roaring comedy  at the Royal Faire.

Don’t miss YOUR magical moment at this year’s Faire! #TreatYoSelf