Pennsylvania Renaissance Faire

Sat 8/3/19 11:00 am
Sun 8/4/19 11:00 am
Sat 8/10/19 11:00 am
Sun 8/11/19 11:00 am
Sat 8/17/19 11:00 am
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Sat 8/31/19 11:00 am
Sun 9/1/19 11:00 am
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Sat 9/21/19 11:00 am
Sun 9/22/19 11:00 am
Location: 
Mount Hope Estate & Winery
2775 Lebanon Road
Manheim, PA 17545
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Join us for the 39th Season of the Pennsylvania Renaissance Faire on the grounds of Mount Hope Estate! A cast of hundreds of colorfully costumed characters fill the Shire with music, dancing, and more. With over 90 stage shows daily, over 20 Royal Kitchens, and scores of artisan merchants with handcrafted wares, the PA Renaissance Faire invities guests to immerse themselves in our 35-acre village and experience the fantasy!

Children's Fantasy
August 3-4, 2019 • 11AM-8PM
A Royal Dog Days Weekend
Her Royal Highness arrives upon the Shire to greet her biggest fans, the nipperkins! Bring your children and the child inside with special opening weekend pricing and have a day of play!
- Nipperkins Costume Exhibition
 Featured Discount: Children 11 and under admitted Free
 Featured Discount: Opening Weekend Single-Day Discounts


World Carnival
August 10-11, 2019 • 11AM-8PM
A Royal Dog Days Weekend
The Shire welcomes entertainers from near and far to participate in the Faire day's revels, making discovery of the world possible in one weekend.
- Nipperkins Costume Exhibition
- Adult Costume Competition
- Red Cross Blood Drive Weekend • Schedule Your Appointment


Celtic Weekend
August 17-18, 2019 • 11AM-8PM
A Royal Dog Days Weekend
Share in the Celtic pride of pipers, Highland Games, Celtic wares, foods, music, dancing, and lots o' those bonnie lasses and kilt clad boyos!
- Highland Games
- Wee Highland Games
- Men in Kilts Compeition
- Kids in Kilts Exhibition (Ages 11 and under)


Myths & Legends
August 24-25, 2019 • 11AM-8PM
A Royal Dog Days Weekend
Fantasy, fact and fiction converge on the Shire as the denizens celebrate storytellers and the inspirations of their imagination and adventures.
- Nipperkins Costume Exhibition
- Adult Costume Competition


Heroes of the Realm
August 31, September 1 & 2, 2019 • 11AM-8PM
A Royal Dog Days Weekend
Her Royal Highness honors all active, reserve, veteran and retired military, police, firefighters, emergency medical technicians and their immediate families with a special admission price with valid service ID during the longest weekend of the season!
- Royal Honor Ceremony • Click Here to Nominate Your Hero
- Chivalry Lessons with Sir William
 Featured Discount: $15 Admission with Service ID


Wizarding Weekend
September 7-8, 2019 • 11AM-8PM
A Royal Dog Days Weekend
Whether you posses the gift of magic or enjoy life as one who is unaware of the sorcery surrounding us, this weekend is sure to enchant all visitors to the Shire.
- Nipperkins Costume Exhibition
- Adult Horcrux Scavenger Hunt (Ages 18+)
- Kids Horcrux Scavenger Hunt


Pyrate Invasion
September 14-15, 2019 • 11AM-8PM
A Royal Dog Days Weekend
There comes a time in most lives when the need to raise the Black Flag arrises. Let out a hearty "ARRR" and allow your inner pyrate to set sail for the Shire of Mount Hope!
- Nipperkins Costume Exhibition
- Adult Costume Competition
- Pyrate School for Nipperkins (Ages 11 and under)
- Four Corners Pyrate Treasure Hunt


Time Travelers
September 21-22, 2019 • 11AM-8PM
A Royal Dog Days Weekend
The soothsayers have foreseen a chronological convergence of time travelers, doctors, treckers of the stars, the steam-punkified, slayers, and many more fictions of science as they gather upon the Shire of Mount Hope.
- Adult Costume Competition
- Nipperkins Costume Exhibition
- Parade of Hounds Costume Competition


Oktoberfest
September 28-29, 2019 • 11AM-8PM
A Royal Dog Days Weekend
Raise a stein to German heritage with micro-brewed ales from the Faire's very own Swashbuckler Brewing Company, the authentic food and dance of the Germanic Nations…and don't forget your lederhosen!
- Topfschlagen!
- Men in Lederhosen
- The Bar Olympics


Autumn Harvest
October 5-6, 2019 • 11AM-8PM
A Royal Dog Days Weekend
Celebrate the time honored tradition of the harvest, commemorating vine to bottle and tree to glass with the fall libations we love. Free Sampling at the Mount Hope Wine Shop will help you discover a new favorite Mount Hope Wine and Lancaster County Cider.
- Nipperkins Costume Exhibition (Ages 11 and under)
- Adult Wine Scavenger Hunt (Ages 21+)


Halloween Daze & Spooky Knights III
October 12-13, 2019 • 11AM-8PM
A Royal Dog Days Weekend
Three weekends of mystery and mayhem kick off this weekend as spooky creatures of every variety haunt the Shire. Join the good Shirefolk of Mount Hope for a grand All Hallows Eve celebration, complete with tricks and treats for children of all ages.
- Scratchy's Pumpkin Decorating
- Trick-or-Treating in the Shire
- Halloween Treasure Hunt
- Nipperkins Costume Exhibition (Ages 11 and under)
- Adult Costume Competition


Halloween Daze & Spooky Knights III
October 19-20, 2019 • 11AM-8PM
A Royal Dog Days Weekend
Three weekends of mystery and mayhem continues this weekend as spooky creatures of every variety haunt the Shire. Join the good Shirefolk of Mount Hope for a grand All Hallows Eve celebration, complete with tricks and treats for children of all ages.
- Scratchy's Pumpkin Decorating
- Trick-or-Treating in the Shire
- Halloween Treasure Hunt
- Nipperkins Costume Exhibition (Ages 11 and under)
- Adult Costume Competition


Halloween Daze & Spooky Knights III
October 26-27, 2019 • 11AM-8PM
A Royal Dog Days Weekend
Spooky creatures of every variety continue to haunt the Shire into the Final weekend of mystery and mayhem! Join the good Shirefolk of Mount Hope for a grand All Hallows Eve celebration, complete with tricks and treats for children of all ages.
- Scratchy's Pumpkin Decorating
- Trick-or-Treating in the Shire
- Halloween Treasure Hunt
- Nipperkins Costume Exhibition (Ages 11 and under)
- Adult Costume Competition