Texas Renaissance Festival Begins October 11th in Todd Mission

Image of King and Queen dancing at Renaissance Festival.

Eight Weekends of Fun at Texas Renaissance Festival in Todd Mission

Join us weekends for the 40th anniversary of the Texas Renaissance Festival between October 11th – November 30th, 2014.  The festival is located on 55 acres at 21778 FM 1774, Todd Mission, Texas (near Houston).  It features 8 weekend themed events from 9am – 8pm.  This is the largest renaissance festival in the country.

Returning back is artist Real Musgrave who gave us Pocket Dragons and headlined this event for many years.  Featured will be Pocket Dragon sculptures and a trip down memory lane with the animated television show.

New for 2014 is the weekend Kings Masquerade Ball.  Imagine a Saturday night costumed from the middle ages at the Kings court.  Here you can have hors d’oeuvres, beer, wine, and music dance entertainment all for $75.

The renaissance festival features entertainment and shows on 17 stages.  It has over 10 food stations and restaurants.  It has a wide range of craft makers teaching and demonstrating their talents.  Some of the talents are candle making, glass blowing, weaponry, woodworking, leatherworks, and musical instruments.  The shows typically include jousting, weapons, and dance.

Tickets for the festival are $27 for adults and $13 for children.

The Themed Weekend Events at Texas Renaissance Festival

Oktoberfest – October 11-12, 2014.  A Bavarian style type festival with music, dance, and food from Germany.  Competitions include a traditional Bavarian Stein Holding contest, best costume, and Bratwurst Eats.  Perhaps we can get you up for dancing a polka.

1001 Dreams – October 18-19, 2014
All Hallows Eve – October 25-26, 2014
Pirate Adventures – November 1-2, 2014
BACCHANAL – November 8-9, 2014
Barbarian Tribute – November 15-16, 2014
Highland Fling – November 22-23, 2014
Celtic Christmas – November 28-30, 2014

Funtober hopes to continue to bring you more things to do as we countdown to Halloween.  Find more Texas Fall Festivals and Fall Music Festivals at Funtober.

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