Carolina Renaissance FestivalÂ is one of the areas largest Renaissance Festivals with twenty acres of rollicking fun, jousting, comedy, games, music, period crafts, rides, and of course, those huge turkey legs.
The Festival runs Saturdays & Sundays 10am to 5:30pm from now through Nov 20th, 2011 at 16445 Poplar Tent Road, Huntersville. There are a few discounts available: The first is only for opening weekend, October 8th and 9th: two adult tickets for $20, (a $20 savings) checkÂ www.valpak.comÂ or Auto Bell, Donato's, Party City, Barnes & Noble, Jersey Mikeâ€™s, or Chick-fil-A.Â Here, you can also get a free childs ticket (worth $10) when you buy an adult ticket.
In addition, there areÂ several other days and ways to save.Â October 15th & 16th, donate school supplies at the gate for a free child ticket (age 5-12) with paid adult. October 29th & 30th, kids (age 5-12) get in free. Kids in costume can participate in the costume contest. November 12th & 13th: $200 spent at Fairhaven Village Marketplace gets two free admission tickets to the final weekend, November 19th and 20th. November 19th and 20th: donate a canned good at the gate for a free child ticket (age 5-12)