2010 Tennessee Renaissance Festival
Come celebrate the 25th year of the Festival.

Entertainment and Theme Weekends for 2010
It is 1584 come celebrate Queen Elizabeth's Silver Jubilee.
The vendors and acts were rained out May 1-3 plus May 16. The campgrounds where some of them stay was flooded. For many of them the festival circuit is their livelihood.

Also help support the Middle Tennessee area as it recovers.

The Community Foundation

More information

Festival attendees donated 1,625 pounds of non-perishable food for Second Harvest Food Bank during the May 8&9 food drive!

For the 25th year of the festival I'm running a 25 photos for 25 Yrs countdown on my blog. Visit for a short review of the faire.


Queen Elizabeth

Countdown To The Tennessee Renaissance Festival

Limited Engagement
Special Guests
See them these dates or you'll miss out.

May 29-31 Memorial Day Weekend - Gath of Baal International Jousting Tournament

Arlene Faith and Russel -Lane Musicians
Axel the Sot - Musical/Comedy Act
Buckle and Swash Show - Pirate sword show
Captain Stout -Lane Musician
Celticopia - Celtic music
Craig O Farrington - Lutenist
Empty Hats - Celtic music
The Freelancers - full Armored Jousters
Isaac Fawlkes - Magic and Comedy
Lady Ettie- Mistress of all things "Pauper"
New Castle Players - Living Chess Match
New Castle Players - Populace of Covington Glenn
Oops! Knife Throwing (Paolo /Giacomo)
Paolo Garbanzo- Juggling
Queen's Knighting Ceremony
The Roses - 16th century instrumental
Royal Improv - comedy show
Washing Well Wenches - Comedy
Rashaka - Nashville based belly dance troupe

New for 2010

Froyd Boys - (from death stands up and the royal improv show)
New Castle Players - Midsummer NightDream
Sloanwolf - original members of the Rogues bring Bagpipe music

For more information see the TN links page

2010 Themed Weekends

May 1-2: Opening Weekend Family Celebration
May 8-9: Romance weekend
8th wedding vow renewal ceremony.
9th Mothers day gift for first 100 mothers.
Bring a bag of canned food for Second Harvest Food Bank
Help support the area in the aftermath of the flooding
May 15-16: Silver Jubilee
May 22-23: Pirate Invasion
May 29- 31: Gath of Baal International Jousting Tournament



Aradani Studios
Ed Beard Jr.

New Vendors for 2010

Dream Shoes Willing soles
Hamish's Dreck

For information on acts and vendors see the TN links page

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