|Boss Wench at Pittsburgh Renaissance Festival; Courtesy Photo|
I’m a week late on this one but the Pittsburgh Renaissance Festival lasts six weekends and closes on September 25.
AFFORDABLE FUN for EVERYONE !With More Turkey Legs, Music, Magic, and Merriment than Ever Before. Open Six Glorious Weekends & Labor Day August 20th ~ September25th
Located at the Gateway to the Laurel Highlands.Just southeast of Pittsburgh off I-70, exit 51A.
The Festival looks to an Exciting & Memorable 10th season! Festival goers will enjoy a Medieval Theme Park filled with an Adventure to the Past!
Today’s audience wants to be more then spectators. They want to participate and be surrounded by their entertainment as they seek to escape the everyday world. At the Festival, the audience is a special guest in another place and time.
Some of the Best Entertainment in all theLand!~ Back by popular demand… Cast in Bronze... ~ Come enjoy the Amazing Musical Adventure of the “Carillon” Bells, a rare medieval instrument of bells weighing fourtons!
The Washing Well Wenches ~ Doing laundry has never been so much fun!
|Jousting at the Festival|
The Joust: The Knight’s of Noble Cause Productions ~ Come experience the thrill of Chivalrous Knights and Brave Steeds engaging daily in 3 Exciting Jousting Competitions! Featuring the Finest in Equestrian Skills and Combat Jousting
Rick Stratton, Master Hypnotist ~ Be Amazed by the Power of the Mind!
The German Brothers ~ Outrageously amusing “German Rap Stars”!
The Roving Blades ~ Singers & instrumentalists focused on Celtic, maritime, and world music! They’ll keep you smiling, even if you’re thrown overboard!
The Righteous Blackguards ~ Bringing their irreverent blend of Celtic, Folk, & drinking songs to the stage, you’ll never have more fun!
The Angels ~ Heroines in Disguise! Heavenly beautiful, devilishly dangerous!
The Duelists ~ Matching wit & witticism with combat & comedy, The Duelists use rapiers & daggers, swords & shields, axes, halberds, maces, flails and more, to deliver exciting and non stop Sword fighting action!
The CRAIC Show ~ “Bagpipes & Drums = Renaissance Rock ‘n Roll! “ Celtic Music has never been performed like this before! High-Spirited, Musically Savvy, Foot Stomping’ and Outrageously Energetic Music to get your heart pumping.
Adult Admission is $19.95 with $3 off discount tickets available at all participating Walgreens. Discount coupons are also available at Wendy’s and Shop N’ Save Stores throughout the Pittsburgh Region. Children 5-12 are $9, and children under 5 are free.
For information call 724-872-1670 or visit the web at www.pittsburghrenfest.com