2014 Des Moines Renaissance Faire XII
In 2014, we are celebrating nine years at Festival Park (though this is actually the 12th festival)! Learn more about this event, including what entertainment, shopping and food you can expect at this year's expanded festival.
If you attended in 2013, please send us your feedback on the event. The event producers and park owners read everything you send in, and use your suggestions to help enhance the event.
(Labor Day Monday at the 2013 Des Moines Renaissance Faire.)
- August 30-September 1
- September 6-7
- September 13-14
- 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., rain or shine!
2014 Pricing and Discounts
|A full day (10 a.m to 6 p.m.), rain or shine! (If the forecast just looks drizzly, bring a rain poncho or umbrella and hang out in the merchant shops or be entertained in the Feast Hall and Italian Palazzo all day long! If weather keeps you from getting to the stages, we will bring the stages to you!) *Prices and event details subject to change at the front gate. **Your image (photos, video) may be captured while at the faire, and may be used for future promotion in ads, posters, etc|
|Although some merchants inside do accept credit cards, ticket sales are CASH ONLY. ATMs available at the front gate and inside near the tavern.|
|Adult One Day Pass||$16|
|Adult Two Day Pass||$25 (Good for admission on any two days of the festival.)|
|Season Pass (all 7 days)||$35|
|Active military discount days (Sept 8th & 15th)||$4 off for active military personnel and all family members over 13 on Sept. 8th & 15th.|
|Parking (secured and patrolled)||$1 per vehicle.|
|Group discounts||Pre-register your group of 15 or more for a $2.00 discount off each admission. Company discounts also available. Have your company or employer contact Mary at 515-262-4100 to get your coupon code.|
|All shows||Included in price of admission!|
|But why pay full price? Group discounts are available, and coupons will be made available before the event.|
See also: Tickets and Discounts
- "Festival Park" is an 18-acre outdoor event center (and permanent home of the Des Moines Renaissance Faire). Located at Sleepy Hollow Sports Park, just south of the state fairgrounds at 4051 Dean Ave.
- See also: Maps and Directions
Feel free to e-mail us with any questions, or call Sleepy Hollow Sports Park at (515) 262-4100.
Saturday, April 26 2014
Over the Spring/Summer, we will begin updating this website for the 2014 season. Be sure to sign up to our e-mail list, or add us on Twitter, Facebook or Google+ for the latest news as it is posted.
Monday, September 16 2013
If you attended any of the seven days this year, please take a few minutes to fill out our feedback form. We need to know which acts you would like us to see next year, and any issues you may have had during your visit so we can work on correcting them for next year.
2013 Feedback form