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September 2015

Sunday, September 13 2015

9:23 PM - Pirates invade for our final weekend of 2015! (posted by Webmaster)
Be sure to join us for our final weekend this year as pirates and wenches take over Canterbury-on-Sherwood. The village has a different feel to it when it becomes a pirate festival, as does our torture chamber tour when it becomes a pirate themed tour. Don't miss out! And, September 19th is International Talk Like a Pirate Day.

Friday, September 11 2015

2:50 PM - Comedy Hamlet rescheduled (posted by Webmaster)
Comedy Hamlet will be unable to join us this weekend, but we plan to reschedule him for next weekend (September 19-20, 2015). Apparently his horse broke down...

Thursday, September 10 2015

9:51 AM - Welcome, Hilton Garden Inn! (posted by Webmaster)
We would like to thank the Hilton Garden Inn in West Des Moines for being a lodging sponsor for the festival this week.

Hilton Garden Inn West Des Moines
205 S. 64th Street
West Des Moines, Iowa 50266
Tel: 515 223 0571

Monday, September 7 2015

6:00 PM - One down, two more weekends to go! (posted by Webmaster)
The first three days (of 7) of this year's Des Moines Renaissance Fare are now complete. Next weekend, join us for a bit of Celtic Fun as we present "Highlanders and Lucky Lasses" weekend, September 12-13.

Friday, September 4 2015

9:32 AM - Entertainment schedule posted. (posted by Webmaster)
A copy of this weekend's Show Guide is now available for download from the Entertainment page.

Thursday, September 3 2015

5:50 AM - Tickets for sale now and Des Moines Register article (posted by Webmaster)
Renaissance Faire tickets are available right now:

Also, check out the latest write up about the Faire at the Des Moines Register: