5th Annual Mid-Winter Renaissance Faire

Event Type: NONE
Age Group(s): Everyone
Date: 1/12/2019
Start Time: All Day
 CRPL Presents the 5th Annual Mid-Winter Renaissance Faire

Experience the mischief and magic of the Renaissance!
The classics are back, with plenty of new merriment for the whole family. Visit with the King and Queen and wander with jugglers and pirates, all against a background of live Renaissance music. Listen to "Shakespeare from the rafters" while a live sword fight clangs through the commons. Attend Pirate Comedy Hour, make a pirate hat, or learn Calligraphy and listen to live Renaissance music. There's something for everyone at the largest indoor Renaissance Faire in the state.

In the Commons:
10:00 AM Grand Procession of Royalty and Scallywags
NOON Live Sword Fights!
1:30 PM Renaissance Acrobatics and Juggling Extraordinaire
3:00 PM Live Sword Fights!
3:30 PM Knighting Ceremony

Whipple Auditorium:
The Golden Age of Piracy
Calligraphy Demonstration and Exhibit
Pirate Comedy Hour
Tea with the Queen
So You Want to Be a Swashbuckler!

Beems Auditoriums A & B:
Renaissance Timeline and Exhibit
Message in a Bottle Craft
Renaissance Trivia
Pirate Pictionary

In the Children’s Library:
Make a Pirate Hat
Fire the Canons!
Fill the Sea with Pirate Ships
Visit with Medieval Tradespeople

On the Mezzanine:
Medieval Artistry and Craft Demonstrations

Library: Downtown Library
Contact: Mary Beth McGuire and Molly Garrett
Contact Number: 319-261-7323