The Bay Area Renaissance Festival in Tampa, FL

ren fest 2The Bay Area Renaissance Festival is coming to MOSI! Open Weekends from 10:00 a.m. until 6:00 p.m. (rain or shine) February 23rd through April 7th and for Festival Friday on March 22nd. Dress in your best 14th, 15th, or 16th century attire (current fashions are also acceptable) and enjoy live entertainment, unique arts and crafts, rides for the kids, and a variety of food. Adult admission is $18.95 at the gate or $15.95 in advance. Child Admission is $10.95 at the gate or $7.95 in advance. Seniors & students are $14.95. Season passes, dog passes, and group rates are available. Click here to order your tickets online now! Parking is free.  For an additional fee you can enjoy one of the following daily festivities: The Pub Crawl is offered at 1:00 and 3:30 p.m. and includes a collectible mug, one drink at each of the three pubs, a collectible stamped leather tag, and great company. The Renaissance Smoker is held at 5:00 p.m. and includes a sampling of ales, fine cigars and delicious hors d’oeuvres while being regaled with song & stories by The Bawdy Boys! The Royal High Tea is held at 4:00 p.m. with Her Majesty and features tasty delicacies, a selection of premium teas, and unique entertainment! If you’ve never been to The Bay Area Renaissance Festival it’s worth the trip! Each weekend offers a different theme with unique festivities to enjoy:

February 23rd & 24th: Wine, Chocolate & Romance
Chocolate Festival
FREE Wine Tasting
Cupcake Wars
Chocolate Pie Eating Contest
Fudge Fling
Romancing the Stone

March 2nd & 3rd: Highland Fling
Highland Games
Celtic Village
FREE Beer Tasting
Highland Dancers
Haggis Eating Contest
Men in Kilts Competition

March 9th & 10th: Buccaneer Beer Fest!
Pet Fest
Pet Vendors
FREE Beer Tasting
Hot Dog Eating Contest
Pet Costume Contest
Arm Wrestling Championships
FREE Wine Tasting
Trader’s Port
Perfect Pirate Contest
Men in Tights Contest
Swab the Deck

March 16th & 17th: Shamrocks & Shenanigans
Highland Heavy Games
FREE Beer Tasting
Celtic Village
Men in Kilts Competition
Mashed Potato Eating Contest
Cabbage Croquet

March 22nd: Festival Friday!

March 23rd & 24th: Wonders of the World
State Royal Archery Championships
FREE Beer Tasting
World Market
Middle Eastern Dance Competition
Steampunk Costume Contest
Egg Roll Eating Contest

March 30th & 31st: Fiesta Festival
Fencing Championships
Flamenco Dancers
Mariachi Bands
Latino Market
Latin Easter Service
Taco Eating Contest

April 6th & 7th: High Seas Adventure
BBQ Championships
FREE Wine Tasting
Tattoo Expo
Tattoo Contest
Trader’s Port
Perfect Pirate Contest
Swab the Deck

The Bay Area Renaissance Festival at MOSI is located at:
11315 North 46th Street, Tampa, FL 33617
Call 800-601-4848 for more information or
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