Des Moines Renaissance Faire Vendors and Shopping
Last Updated: Tuesday, September 10, 2013 11:53 PM
(Above is the map from 2009.)
Looking for something specific, but don't find it at the festival? Be sure to use a Contact Us form and let us know! Our merchants want to carry items you want to buy!
Some of the Festival Park merchants are listed below (most photos taken at 2009 season). See Also: Food Vendors
Dead on Target - Pistols, knives and swords (costume and real), and bows.
|Dorlemagne's - A Renaissance for Home & Garden. Featuring fine handmade wares for house and yard, jewelry, soaps, gifts, and much more.|
|Dragon Mine - jewelry and dragon eggs (geodes). Dig for buried treasure! Step inside and look down in to the mine ... if you dare!|
EaGenie's Scots N' Knots - one of a kind hand-made clothing and accessories, with something for every style including unique Steampunk clothing and the whole 9 yards great kilts.
Fyne Hats by Felicity - Hats & Headgear (weekend 1)
The Complete Fool - (weekend 2)
Hammer And Thread - Purveyors of fine, handcrafted leather armor, accessories, clothing, and more!
|Lady Lana's - fairy floss (cotton candy - maple flavor and one other flavor), salted pretzel & cheese, jalapeno & cream cheese stuffed pretzels, cinnamon cream cheese stuffed pretzels, caramel apples (on a stick or sliced), wax hands, silver jewelry & pearl necklaces, crafts, kids misc. stuff.|
|Likely Lotus - From Renaissance paintings and statuary, the Likely Lotus brings to life garments for the modern Faire-goer. Our washable, wearable clothes for men and women come in sizes to fit from small to multiple X. Before or after the Faire, visit us anytime in internetland at LikelyLotusBlue.com. Most orders ship out the next day, Monday through Friday!|
|Lords of Leather - leather goods (shoes, belts, purses, accessories, armor, custom work).|
|The Potter's House - Stoneware pottery, both functional and whimsical ware. Ongoing pottery demonstrations daily. This year we are adding a clay making demonstration once daily. We use our feet to mix the clay.|
|Queen Victoria's Secret - clothing, embroidered goods & flower wreathes.|
Mermaid's Treasure - glass art, jewelry, clothing
Forget Me Not Shop - photo portraits, T-shirts, comforts such as: AA batteries, sunscreen,
|Fox Hollow Renaissance - clothing, accessories, jewelry|
- ...and many more visiting merchants in our Canterbury Plaza (main street) area (10 shops) and Village Marketplace.
- See Also: Food Vendors
Canterbury Plaza (High Street)
Some visiting merchants will change from weekend to weekend. As we receive descriptions from the merchants, this page will be updated.
- Bits of Me by Sandra D
- Boar’s Head Leather - returning once again with hand crafted leather drinking mugs and accessories.
- Dickory Dock
- Dire Atrium
- Dundee Bee Honey
- Hissing Serpent
- Lady George & the Dragon
- Weapons of the Wood
- The Yorkshire Dragon
Village Marketplace (Guild Hall)
The Village Marketplace received a new permanent roof for the 2009 season. Some visiting artisans will change from weekend to weekend.
- A Celtic Tradition
- Celtic Creations
- Dead on Target 2, Dragon Rose Designs
- Iowa Henna
- La GazzaPazza
- Masked Fairy
- Terra Flora Designs (weekend 1)
- Tinne Lune (weekend 1)
- The Wandering Minstrel
- Lady Lana's - food treats, crafts, wax hands, pewter medallions
- Little Green Dragon Pond
- Pony Rides - Rolling Hills Stables
- Sky Chair ride
- Dorlemagne's - jewelry, soaps, gifts
- Queen Victoria's Secret - clothing, finger puppets, children's hats
- Mad Scotsmen's Golf Challenge
- Rathburn's Den of Antiquities