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New Jersey Renaissance Faire


**UPDATED DATES AND VENUE INFO AS OF 5/3/23** The NJ Renaissance Faire celebrates its triumphant 14th season as it follows the adventures of King Arthur’s nephew, Gawain and the Green Knight. Gawain has played a very dangerous game with the infamous Green Knight – a game destined to conclude at the sharp end of an axe. However, when Gawain inadvertently ends up in the magical shire of Crossford alongside new foes and old friends, he faces an unexpected choice…

Come find out what happens, during 8 fun-filled hours at our magical, family-friendly festival featuring entertainment for all ages in an interactive setting: music, comedy, knight jousting, a human chess match, sword fighting, fire breathing, aerialists, comedy, music, and more!

If you’ve never been to a Renaissance Faire, it’s an enjoyable, safe, memorable, outdoor family experience.

Feast on gourmet food, ever-popular ‘Dragon Legs,’ local craft beers and Valenzano wines in our Meade Garden, and specialized whiskey tastings - hosted by the experts of the South Jersey Celtic Society.

Shop in the Merchant Village featuring fine leather goods, jewelry, costumes, and handmade crafts from talented artisans.

“After Hours Concerts” include TikTok star Jacques ze Whipper, the all-female acapella singing troupe Chaste Treasure, and legendary folk-music comedy troubadours, Righteous Blackguards.

Enjoy three weekends: May 20-21, 27-28 + 29, June 2 (School Day) and June 10, 11, 10 a.m.-6 p.m., along with Celtic Fest, featuring Highland Games competitions – the only one of its kind in New Jersey!

Saturdays + Sundays, May 20-21, 27-28, June 2 (School Day), and June 3-4, 10am-6pm, followed by a Celtic Fest, featuring Highland Games competitions – the only one of its kind in New Jersey!

**NEW FAIRE LOCATION: Burlington Fairgrounds, 1990 Jacksonville Jobstown Rd, Columbus, NJ (5 minutes away from previous site.) Single day tickets: $25 for adults, $10 for children 5-12 years old, Family Four-Packs: $60. Also available: Flex, Weekend, VIP Passes and Dog Tickets! Free + VIP parking available, with trolley service to and from parking lot. Visit for more details.

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Event Dates
Sunday and Saturday from Saturday, May 27, 2023 through Sunday, June 4, 2023
Event time
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Cost / donation
$25 adults $10 kids and dogs
Contact 888-864-8222