Fort Bragg Renaissance Faire

Medieval Fantasies Company in cooperation with the Family, Moral, Welfare and Recreation Department is honored to present one of the finest Renaissance Faires in North Carolina

The 6th Annual
Fort Bragg Renaissance Faire
Smith Lake Recreation Area,
1200 Honeycutt Road, Fayetteville, NC 28311
September 17-18, 2016
 
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, thrill to the clash of armoured knights, and revel in the spectacle of a world long past come to life before your very eyes. 

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: $ 10 per carload

 

       

 Period & Modern Weapons not permitted. No outside alcohol, coolers or pets allowed.  

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/

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

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2015 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. Storytime Pavilion

  3. FMWR Beer Garden

  4. Medieval Soaps

  5. Faery Fancy - Face Painting 

  6. MFC Market Place 

  7. King Blackwolf & Queen Daggryning,
    Royal Pavilion 

  8. Stocks / Unicorn Ring Toss

  9. Masquerade Ball

  10. Main Stage

  11. Stiches in Time

  12. Camelot Moon 

  13. First Aid

  14. Frame and Design Arts

  15. Thunder and Spice

  16. Carolina Pony Parties

  17. ATM

  18. Archery

  19. Bouncy Castle 

  20. Leatherwork by William 

  21.  

  22. Sponsors  

  23. The Knightly Order of Fiat Lux

  24. Glastonbury Designs/ The Merry Mercers

  25. Sun Dame

  26. D & J Lemonade

  27. Playground

  28. Bouncy Dragon

  29. Amethyst Cauldron

  30. Madam Marcella Tarot Reading

  31. Dragonhold LLC

  32. Black Hart Enterprises

  33. Sword Circle

  34. Paragon Jousting

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2016 Featured Performers

 

Their Majesties The Blackwolfs  
 Armour Demonstration and Knighting Ceremony 
Saturday and Sunday at 1 p.m.
   

   
The Welsh Corgi Show 
Princess Rhiannon and Welsh Corgi Luna

 


Maugorn the Stray
Wandering Minstrel and Pub Singer

 
Thunder and Spice
Celtic, Folk and Renaissance music

 


The Queen's Jewels
Bellydancing

Master David
Sword Swallower 


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

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2016 Featured Merchants


Faery Fancy - Face Painting

 
 

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

Camelot Moon
Gifts and Collectibles For Your Castle and Kingdom 
 


Historical Swordsmanship Class
Teaching sword fighting techniques
and offering Foam Swords for sale 
 
 
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.
 
Madam Marcella Tarot Reading
 

Glastonbury Designs / The Merry Mercer
Handcrafted Clothing

Stiches in Time Inc
     

Medieval Soaps

Dragonhold LLC
Candles, Jewelry & Soap
 
Black Hart Enterprises
Tumbled Stones, Windchimes, Pendants, Crystals and Quartz Staffs
     

   
D & J Lemonade and Ice Cream
 
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
 
Old Fashion Soda
Soda, Root Beer, Ginger Ale, Cherry and Orange

 
FMWR
- Beer Garden


Sun Dame
Handcrafted Jewelry, Elf Ears and Crowns

Amethyst Cauldron
Candles, Sachets, Oils,
Tarot and Pendulum Divination

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2016 Living History

 
     
  The Hanseatic League    

     
The Knightly Order of the Fiat Lux

 

     
Templar Knight - Living History Encampment 
 

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2016 Activities all Free to Patrons!

       
 Chess   Enchanted Unicorn/Mystical Nightmare Ring Toss Stocks
 
Pub Sing 
Find our Pub songs here!
 
 
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
 
Juggling Workshops at Camelot Moon
   
Storytime Pavillion
 
Frame and Design Arts 
    
Carolina Pony Parties - Unicorn and Pony Rides


 
Bouncy Dragon

Bouncy Castle

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2016 Games

   

   
 Archery / Axe Throw


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Fort Bragg Renaissance Faire - Masquerade Ball
Saturday 4:30pm - 5:30pm   

All Patrons Welcome!

Maltese Bransle - The Moresca - Going to Jerusalem - Farandole - Twirly Reel
     


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Now seeking Performers, Merchants and Living History Groups as well as
Staff (Games, Knights) for the 2016 season.

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

 

 Selection of Performers, Merchants, Living History and other participants is based upon the following criteria: Period Tentage, Ability to fit within the theme and atmosphere of the Event, Type of Merchandise, Performance or Service offered, Prior participation and good standing with MFC, Completion of Application/Contract received with full payment of Merchant fee. Applications are accepted on a first come first served basis with returning Participants, who are of good standing, being given first refusal. Contact sirblackwolf@medievalfantasiesco.com to request an Application.

Staff Application Living History Application Performer Application Merchant Application
All Merchants Wares Juried
Roadie Application
 

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

12'x12' Medieval Pavilion
5 Available for the 2016 Season

Water Proof Canvas Shelter 7 height
Pavilion will be setup and ready for your use upon arrival.
White PVC Walls provided for after hours or inclement weather.
$75 per weekend

16'x16' Medieval Pavilion
1 Available for the 2016 Season
Water Proof Canvas Shelter 7 height
Pavilion will be setup and ready for your use upon arrival.
White PVC Walls provided for after hours or inclement weather.

$100 per weekend

Please contact Medieval Fantasies Company for further information.

Medieval Fantasies Company
3806
Churchville Ave
Mailing Address: PO Pox 13
Churchville, VA 24421
Office: 540-294-1846
Market Place: 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)

Medieval Maidens Try-It

Making Medieval Magic

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 $100.00 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 17th, 2016

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 Jewels -  Bellydancers The Knightly Order of the Fiat Lux

 

12n

Maugorn the Stray      

Paragon Jousting

12:30pm

Thunder & Spice

The Welsh Corgi Show 

 

1:00pm

Master David, Sword Swallower 

 

 

1:30pm

The Queen's Jewels -  Bellydancers

The Knightly Order of the Fiat Lux

 

2:00pm

 

Armour Demonstration & Knighting Ceremony

at the Royal Pavilion  

 

2:30pm

Thunder & Spice

   

3:00pm

Maugorn the Stray

 

Paragon Jousting

3:30pm

Master David, Sword Swallower 

 

 

4:00pm

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

 

4:30pm

 

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

Sunday, September 18th, 2016

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 Jewels -  Bellydancers The Knightly Order of the Fiat Lux

12n

Maugorn the Stray    

Paragon Jousting

12:30pm

Thunder & Spice

The Welsh Corgi Show    

1:00pm

Master David, Sword Swallower 

   

1:30pm

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

2:00pm

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

2:30pm

Thunder & Spice    

3:00pm

Master David, Sword Swallower      Paragon Jousting

3:30pm

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

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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2015 Event Sponsors

   
 
  Corvias Military Living  Home
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Medieval Fantasies Company
3806 Churchville Ave
Mailing Address: PO Pox 13
Churchville, VA 24421
Office: 540-294-1846
Market Place: 540-337-6324
sirblackwolf@medievalfantasiesco.com
ladydawn@medievalfantasiesco.com

                   

 

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

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