The Minnesota Renaissance Festival Is The World’s Largest Of Its Kind And Shouldn’t Be Missed

Minnesota is full of fantastic festivals! Unique celebrations take place in every month of the year, from Defeat of Jesse James Days in September to the Grumpy Old Men Festival in February. Some are small-town events, but some draw crowds from miles around. That’s certainly the case for the Minnesota Renaissance Festival. It’s known for being big, but did you know it’s the biggest renaissance festival in the country, according to the Travel Channel? Read on to learn everything you need to know about the Minnesota Renaissance Festival.

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Tickets to the Minnesota Renaissance Festival are on sale now. Prices start at 21.95 for adults and 13.95 for children if you buy in advance. At the gates, prices are a little higher. Check out the website and Facebook page to see what’s new with the festival.