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Ohio Renaissance Festival

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Pub Crawl is a must do! Performers are AMAZING!

I have not been to the Ren Fest for at least a decade and I was am so glad to went. My friend... read more

Reviewed 21 October 2018
Dayton, Ohio
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Hours are from 10 AM to 6 PM so are limited and there is a lot to do. Plan to get a seat at the... read more

Reviewed 20 October 2018
Cincinnati, Ohio
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  • Terrible1%
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State Route 73, Harveysburg, OH 45032
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Reviewed 21 October 2018 via mobile

I have not been to the Ren Fest for at least a decade and I was am so glad to went. My friend convinced me to get a season pass and it was well worth the money! Renaissance Fest is a place where you will...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 20 October 2018 via mobile

Hours are from 10 AM to 6 PM so are limited and there is a lot to do. Plan to get a seat at the jousting at least a half hour early as this is most popular. There is a lot of good food and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank LiketoeatCincinnati
Reviewed 14 October 2018

we like to go every year to the renaissance festival, this year my wife added several more items to her wardrobe, the are a lot of shops, the food there are all types, lots of entertainment, love to watch the jousting, a lot of people...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank greg b
Reviewed 10 October 2018

I am disappointed they moved Albannach from the Revelers Stage which Is in a grove of trees to a place with no shade anywhere.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Patricia D
Reviewed 8 October 2018

This has to be one of the top Renaissance Festivals in the country. It is well laid out, lots of food and entertainment and plenty to see. A fun time to be had by all.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank BudgetTravelerMR2
Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

My husband and I attended a wedding today at the festival. I was pleasantly surprised. We really enjoyed ourselves and being with friends and family for the wedding. We got to be front row for the jousting show which you get with you wedding ticket....More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank BreannaDianetti
Reviewed 2 October 2018

I’ve been going to Medieval and Renaissance Festivals for over 30 years, and I think Ohio has one of the finest! If you want to have a great time with the family, or just want to forget about the cares and worries of modern life,...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Tod H
Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

So I’d always thought that I had been missing this event but was I wrong. Never could I imagined this nightmare, this was a total joke that this has gone on for years. I was not impressed with most of what I’d seen. People dressed...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank josephsT4225VG
Reviewed 25 September 2018 via mobile

We went on fantasy weekend. The costumes were fantastic. Wonderful shows and jousting! Fun shops and good food. Definitely recommend to all!

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank 714cynthiac
Reviewed 22 September 2018

Third year for us! The shows were fantastic this year. As always, we loved the Kamikaze Fireflies and got ourselves an autographed tee and photos with them. We loved the addition of Moonie and hope to see him again next year. Absolutely hilarious. We were...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Julie W
29 September 2018|
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Response from Parkwyou | Reviewed this property |
The paths are hard packed earth and gravel, I dont recall seeing scooter rentals.
Dave S
3 September 2018|
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Response from Road_to_paradise | Reviewed this property |
The ground and gravel walkways are rough and uneven. It is wheelchair accessible if you have someone to push your chair. I don't think it would be possible to navigate it alone. There is handicapped parking right by the... More
1 September 2018|
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