Fort Bragg Renaissance Faire

Medieval Fantasies Company in cooperation with the U.S. Army Moral, Welfare and Recreations Department is honoured to present one of the finest Renaissance Faires in North Carolina

The 4th Annual
Fort Bragg Renaissance Faire
Smith Lake Recreation Area,
1200 Honeycutt Road, Fayetteville, NC 28311
Entrance to Smith Lake Recreation Area (Park, Army Travel Campground and Beach) is accessible off of Honeycutt Road onto Smith Lake Road.
The access road off of Murchison Road is now permanently closed.
For Directions please see http://www.fortbraggmwr.com/recreation/smith-lake-recreation-area/

September 20-21, 2014

Watch the 2012 Video! http://vimeo.com/49689021

Saturday: 10am - 6pm, Masquerade Ball 4:30pm-5:30pm followed by the Pub Sing!  

 Sunday: 10am - 5pm, "Are you smarter than a Royal" 4:00pm-4:30pm followed by the Pub Sing!

Admission: $ 5 per carload
 Period & Modern Weapons not permitted. No outside alcohol, coolers or pets allowed.  

Applications  Merchants Performers Living History Activities Masquerade Ball Faire Map Schedule of Events Weddings Faire Souvenirs Directions & Accommodations

 

Beneath the shadowed canopy of the pine trees Patrons enter a magical world of valiant knights, beautiful damsels, feasting and merriment.  Browse through the village of Merchants offering exciting wares from far away lands. Enjoy roasted turkey legs, delicious treats, and cool refreshing beverages as magicians, musicians, and dancers entertain you. Join the dance at the Masquerade Ball follow by the Pub sing both Saturday and Sunday afternoon, thrill to the clash of armoured knights, and revel in the spectacle of a world long past come to life before your very eyes.

 

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2014 Faire Map

 

Space are available on a first come first served basis. To secure your space please contact us for Merchant, Performer or Living History Application/Contracts.

  1. D & J Concessions 

  2. Sponsors 

  3. FMWR Beer Tent 

  4. Thunder and Spice

  5. Willow Wisp - Face Painting 

  6. MFC Market Place 

  7. King Blackwolf & Queen Daggryning,
    Royal Pavilion 

  8. White Stag Manor 

  9. Main Stage

  10. Arte of the Book  

  11. Camelot Moon 

  12. Hanseatic League

  13. First Aid

  14. Chess Pavilion

  15. The Village Blacksmith

  16. Masquerade Ball

  17. Carolina Pony Parties

  18. Frame and Design Arts

  19. Archery

  20. Bouncy Dragon 

  21. Leatherwork by William 

  22.  

  23. The Knightly Order of Fiat Lux

  24. Glastonbury Designs/ The Merry Mercers

  25.  

  26. D & J Lemonade

  27.  

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  29. Shield & Crest

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  31.  

  32. Dragonhold LLC

  33.  

  34. Sword Circle

  35. Paragon Jousting

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2014 Featured Performers

 

     
Their Majesties The Blackwolfs  

 

     
Sir Strongbow and Dame Noone
The Royal Huntsman and Seneschal
Demonstrating Medieval Hunting & Woodlore and  Medieval Weaving & Spinning 

 

  
Master David
Sword Swallower 

 
Lord David & Lady Cheryl
Royal Court


Thunder and Spice
Celtic, Folk and Renaissance music


Sir Robert


Maugorn the Stray
Wandering Minstrel and Pub Singer


The Queen's Gypsies
Bellydancing

   
Goodwoman Iona
 


  Paragon Jousting
A theatrical joust troupe providing armored jousting suitable for renaissance faires, public festivals and private functions.
 

 

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2014 Featured Merchants


Medieval Fantasiesc Company Market Place
Offering Wooden Swords, Shields and Handmade Children's Leather Armour

 
Willow Wisp - Face Painting

 
Camelot Moon
Gifts and Collectibles For Your Castle and Kingdom  

 
Leatherwork by William
I strive to bring you the finest in handcrafted leather goods for the re-enactor, Renaissance Fair enthusiast or LARPer. All of the products are handmade by me using the best materials available.
 
Arte of the Book
Beautiful hand crafted books, artwork, journals and Period writing supplies

Shield & Crest
All our quality gift items are hand painted in the USA by Irish Artists
 

Dragonhold LLC
Candles, Jewlery & Soap

Historical Swordsmanship Class
Teaching Swordfighting and offering Foam Swords for sale 
 
Glastonbury Designs / The Merry Mercer
Handcrafted Clothing


FMWR
- Beer Tent

Frame and Design Arts 
 


D & J Concessions
Turkey Legs, Roasted Corn, Polish Sausage,
Italian Sausage, Steak and Cheese, Fresh Cut Fries, Frozen Cheesecake (on a stick dipped in chocolate), and Funnel Cake



D & J Lemonade


Old Fashion Soda
Soda, Root Beer, Ginger Ale, Cherry and Orange

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2014 Living History

 

 
Hanseatic League
Merchant Caravan with Spices, Wool Dying and Herbalism

 

 
 Master Joel
The Village Blacksmith 

Hand forged Medieval Cloak Pins, Ladles, Cutlery Sets, Chainmail, Fire Pokers, and more.



The Knightly Order of the Fiat Lux

 

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2014 Activities all Free to Patrons!

 
Armour Demonstration 

2pm each day 
Knighting Ceremony following the Armour Demonstration
Sir Strongbow and Dame Noone

The Royal Huntsman and Huntress
Demonstrating Medieval Hunting, Woodlore and Archery
 
 
Juggling Workshops at Camelot Moon

Are you smarter than a Royal?
Pit your knowledge and wit against the Royal Court by answering their questions on all things Medieval and Renaissance.
Sunday only, 4pm
  
Chess
 

Stocks 
 
Pub Sing 
Find our Pub songs here!
 
  
 
Carolina Pony Parties - Unicorn and Pony Rides

Bouncy Dragon

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2014 Games

 

Archery - $1.00 for three shots


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Fort Bragg Renaissance Faire
 Masquerade Ball

Saturday 4:30pm - 5:30pm  Sunday 3:30pm - 4:30pm  

All Patrons Welcome!

Branle

Maltese Bransle The Moresca Going to Jerusalem Farandole


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Now seeking Cast, Performers, Merchants and Living History Groups as well as
Staff (Games, Volunteer, Knights) for the 2014 season.

For detailed information, guidelines and specification please see the MFC Handbook.

 

Applications for 2014

Cast Application Living History Group Application Performer Application Merchant Application
All Merchants Wares Juried
Food Merchant Application
All Merchants Wares Juried
Staff/Volunteer Application Roadie Application
 

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Period Tents/Pavilions available for Event Rental
Contact damedagrny@medievalfantasiesco.com for more information.

 

 

2 - 12'x12' Medieval Pavilion
Water Proof Canvas Shelter
7 height
Pavilion will be setup and ready for your use upon arrival.
$75 per weekend

 8'x12' Medieval Pavilion No longer available
Water Proof Canvas Shelter
7 front slopes to 6 back
Pavilion will be setup and ready for your use upon arrival.

$50 each per weekend
 
1 - 8'x12'
Medieval Food Pavilion
No longer available

Water Proof Canvas Shelter
7 height with half walls on three sides
Pavilion will be setup and ready for your use upon arrival.

$75 each per weekend
 

Please contact Medieval Fantasies Company for further information.

Medieval Fantasies Company
3782 Churchville Ave
Churchville, VA 24421
540-337-6324
sirblackwolf@medievalfantasiesco.com
ladydawn@medievalfantasiesco.com

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Scouting Through the Ages

Scouting Programs for Faire: By attending The Fort Bragg Renaissance Faire, Scouts of all Ages are given the opportunities to complete the following Badge/Patch activities.

Brownies Junior Girl Scouts Cadettes, Seniors, and Ambassadors All Scouts (Boys or Girls)

Renaissance Times Try-It

 

Medieval Maidens Try-It

Renaissance Times Badge

 

Medieval Maidens Badge

 

Making Medieval Magic Badge

Renaissance Times IP

 

Medieval Maidens IP

 

Renaissance Times IP

Medieval Merriment Patch


For additional information on Scouting Programs

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Let us make your Wedding Fantasies come true!

There is a $50.00 fee for the use of our Wedding Venues at any of our Events, this includes Free Admission (where applicable for up to 10 members of the Wedding Party, A Wedding Bower (decorated by the Wedding Client) and two flags of the Bride and Groom's Ancestry. There must be a signed Contract made between the Wedding Party and MFC. There may be Events where multiple Services are being conducted. Weddings are conducted at each Event in the order in which they are Contracted. No impromptu Services are allowed at any MFC Events.



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Schedule of Events

 

Main Stage

Faire Grounds

Tiltyard

Saturday, September 20th, 2014

10:00am

Maugorn the Stray

 Faire Opens 

Juggling Workshop at Camelot Moon  

10:30am

Thunder & Spice  

11:00am

Master David, Sword Swallower  

11:30am

 The Queen's Gypsies -  Bellydancers The Knightly Order of the Fiat Lux

 

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Maugorn the Stray    

 

Paragon Jousting

12:30pm

Thunder & Spice

Gypsy History at Madam Tess 

 

1:00pm

Master David, Sword Swallower 

 

 

1:30pm

The Queen's Gypsies -  Bellydancers

 

 

2:00pm

Maugorn the Stray    

Armour Demonstration & Knighting Ceremony

at the Royal Pavilion  

 

2:30pm

Thunder & Spice

The Knightly Order of the Fiat Lux  

3:00pm

Maugorn the Stray

 

Paragon Jousting

3:30pm

Master David, Sword Swallower 

 

 

4:00pm

The Queen's Gypsies -  Bellydancers

 

4:30pm

 

Masquerade Ball    
5:00 pm  
5:30 pm   Pub Sing 
6:00 pm Faire Closes

Sunday, September 21st, 2014

10:00am

Maugorn the Stray  Faire Opens  
Juggling Workshop at Camelot Moon 

10:30am

Thunder & Spice  

11:00am

Master David, Sword Swallower   

   

11:30am

The Queen's Gypsies -  Bellydancers The Knightly Order of the Fiat Lux  

12n

Maugorn the Stray    

  Paragon Jousting

12:30pm

Thunder & Spice

Gypsy History at Madam Tess    

1:00pm

Master David, Sword Swallower 

   

1:30pm

The Queen's Gypsies -  Bellydancers     

2:00pm

Maugorn the Stray  Armour Demonstration & Knighting Ceremony at the Royal Pavilion   

2:30pm

Thunder & Spice The Knightly Order of the Fiat Lux  

3:00pm

Master David, Sword Swallower      Paragon Jousting

3:30pm

     

4:00pm

Are you smarter than a Royal?   

4:30pm

 

Pub Sing  

 
5:00 pm

Faire Closes


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Directions
 Smith Lake Recreation Area
1200 Honeycutt Road, Fayetteville, NC 28311
Entrance to Smith Lake Recreation Area (Park, Army Travel Campground and Beach) is accessible off of Honeycutt Road onto Smith Lake Road.
The access road off of Murchison Road is now permanently closed.
For Directions please see http://www.fortbraggmwr.com/recreation/smith-lake-recreation-area/

Notice: GPS devices do not recognize Smith Lake Road.

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Accommodations

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2013 Event Sponsors

   
 
  Corvias Military Living  Home
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Fort Bragg Renaissance Faire Souvenirs

T Shirts

Heavyweight 6.1-ounce, 100% cotton.
Available in S, M, L, XL, XXL or XXXL

   
Front Left Chest Imprint  Back Imprint 10 x12

Medieval Fantasies Company
3782 Churchville Ave
Churchville, VA 24421
540-337-6324
sirblackwolf@medievalfantasiesco.com
ladydawn@medievalfantasiesco.com

                   

 

* Images are for promotional purpose only.  Specific vendors, performers or arrangement may vary.