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Albuquerque Renaissance Faire

 Albuquerque Renaissance Faire: Saturday, April 29, 2017

Anderson-Abruzzo International Balloon Museum from 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Here ye! Here ye! Lords and Ladies of Albuquerque, get ready for the most loved event in the Kingdom! All of your favorites will return including The Tilted Tankard Tavern, Commoners' Food Court, Children's Realm, Village Shopping and more!

Enjoy food, music, demonstrations, arts, and activities all recreated from the Middle Ages! The Renaissance Faire will be returning to the Anderson-Abruzzo Albuquerque International Balloon Museum on Saturday, April 29, 2017, at the new time from 10 a.m.- 5 p.m. The Albuquerque Renaissance Faire is a rain or shine event.


The Renaissance Faire will be jammed packed with entertainment from acrobats, bands, skits, magic and so much more, you are not going to want to miss one second of the action! Cheer on your favorite knights in the lists or on the battlefield as the fight and joust for their honor! 

Also back this year Order of Epona Equestrian group! Each Order of Epona performance is packed full of live steel sword fighting, equine stunts, medieval games, witty banter, jousting, mounted archery, pyrotechnics & more. 

Pet Faire Wear Fashion Show 

All attendees are highly encouraged to bring your favorite four legged family members! Don't leave them out on the fun be sure to dress them up and enter them in the pet fashion show for some great prizes. The Pet Faire Wear Fashion Show will be at 1 p.m. on the battle field.

Music Stage Schedules

East Village

Schedule TBD

Commoners' Food Court

Schedule TBD

West Village 

Schedule TBD

Tiilted Tankard Tavern

Schedule TBD

Tilted Tankard Tavern

King's and Queens can take advantage of the opportunity to escape the hard life of running the Kingdom and spend some time in The Tavern. Enjoy food, entertainment, and libations, including mead and ale. The Tavern is for adults ages 21 years and up only.

Commoners' Food Court

A variety of food trucks will serve your favorite fare food along with other concessions of traditional Renaissance themed food including turkey legs, corn on the cob, baked goods and more.

Village Shopping

Hear ye, hear ye! Calling all those who love Renaissance Faire goods! Delight in village shopping; featuring handcrafted items from over 35 merchants. Browse through a variety of Renaissance-themed merchandise ranging from pottery, homespun yarn, and skin care products to Renaissance clothing, stuffed animals, and more. Be prepared, as you can be sure to find tons of wonderful items to purchase.

Children's Realm

Get your little knights, princes and princess ready for battle or the ball with free face painting. They will also be able to join in with multiple performers including Wisefool circus arts, irish dancing, magic and more! Test their might with Fight a Knight on the battle field. Fight a Knight times TBD. 

Children's activities are free.



  • General Admission Adult; ages 13+: $10
  • Children; ages 4 - 12: $5
  • Children; ages 3 and Under: Free

Tickets are available for purchase at Hold My Ticket and will be available at the door. Get yours today!

Society for Creative Anachronism

Learn more about the Society for Creative Anachronism.

Prohibited Items

  • No live steel, regardless of being peace-tied or not.
  • No outside food or beverages. 



Stay tuned for more information!

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