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     Sunday: 10am - 5pm

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 & Birthdays Faire Souvenirs Directions & Accommodations
 

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2016 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. Tropical Island Concessions

  2. FMWR Beverage Tent 

  3.  Sponsors

  4.  Main Stage

  5. Faery Fancy - Face Painting 

  6. Amethyst Cauldron

  7. King Blackwolf & Queen Dagryning,
    Royal Pavilion 

  8. MFC Market Place 

  9. FMWR / First Aid

  10. Camelot Moon 

  11. Hanseatic League

  12. Frame and Design Arts

  13. Dugas Birthday Pavilion (Saturday Only)

  14. Thunder and Spice

  15. Masquerade Ball

  16. Carolina Pony Parties

  17. Sword Circle

  18. Archery/Axe Throw

  19. ATM

  20. Medieval Candlemaking

  21. Leatherwork by William 

  22.  Bouncy Castle 

  23. Glastonbury Designs/Merry Mercer  

  24. The Knightly Order of Fiat Lux

  25. Sun Dame

  26. Bouncy Dragon

  27. A Wee Scottish Shoppe 

  28. Madam Marcella Tarot Reading

  29. Dragonhold LLC

  30. Paragon Jousting

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2016 Featured Performers

     
     
   Their Majesties The Blackwolfs     
 
    
The Royal Knighting Ceremony 

Saturday and Sunday at 1 p.m.
Knighting Ceremony 

   
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 
 

Dragonhold LLC

Candles, Jewelry & Soap

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
 
Sun Dame
Wire wrapped Jewelry, Unicorn Crowns and Elf Ear Cuffs

Amethyst Cauldron
Candles, Sachets, Oils,
and Pendulum Divination

     

A Wee Scottish Shoppe
Kilts, Sporrans, Pocket watches, Brooches, Celtic Jewelry

Glastonbury Designs/Merry Mercer
Handmade Period Clothing & Accessories

Medieval Candlemaking
$5.00 per person
     

Tropical Island Concessions
Turkey Legs, Gyros, Fajitas, Steak & Cheese, Polish/Italian Sausage, Chicken Caesar Wrap, Hamburgers, Fried Mushrooms, Chicken Fingers, Hotdogs & Corndogs, Butterfly Potatoes, Blooming Onion, French Fries, Funnel Cake, Fresh Lemonade, Non alcoholic Strawberry and Pina Colada Smoothies, Deep fried Oreos, Chocolate dipped Strawberries and Bananas.
 


FMWR
- Beverage Tent
Beer, Bottled Water, Can Soda

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2016 Living History

 
     
  The Hanseatic League    

     
The Knightly Order of the Fiat Lux

 

 

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2016 Activities all Free to Patrons!

       
 Chess   Enchanted Unicorn/Mystical Nightmare Ring Toss Stocks
     

Frame and Design Arts 

 
     
    
Carolina Pony Parties - Unicorn and Pony Rides


 
Bouncy Dragon

Bouncy Castle

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2016 Games

   

   
 Archery  - $2.00 for 3 shots
Axe Throw - $2.00 for 2 throws


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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 (Roadies, 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
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.
$75 per weekend

16'x16' Medieval Pavilion
0 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
P.O. Box 13
Churchville, VA 24421
540-294-1846
sirblackwolf@medievalfantasiesco.com
ladydawn@medievalfantasiesco.com

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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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   Celebrate thy Birthday at Faire!
There is a $95.00 fee for the use of our Birthday Venue, this includes Free Admission (where applicable for up to two (2) carloads, a Birthday Pavilion (decorated by the Client) and
one flag of the Family Ancestry.
The Birthday Boy or Girl (regardless of age!) is permitted first in line at the Knighting Ceremony. Also included is a Personalized Birthday Certificate presented to the Guest of Honour.
There must be a signed Contract made between the Client and MFC. One Party per day of Faire permitted.
Additional Tents available at an additional charge
depending upon availability.
 



2016 Schedule of Events
 

The Royal Stage

Faire Grounds Tilt Yard
  Saturday, September 17th, 2016
10 am   Thunder and Spice
Celtic, Folk and Renaissance Music
Faire Opens  
10:30 Maugorn the Stray    
11 am Master David -Sword Swallower Fiat Lux Knighting Addubment  
11:30 The Queen's Jewels -  Bellydancers The Knightly Order of the Fiat Lux  
12 noon Thunder and Spice
Celtic, Folk and Renaissance Music
  Paragon Jousting
12:30 Maugorn the Stray  The Welsh Corgi Show     
1pm    Knighting Ceremony at the Royal Pavilion    
1:30 The Queen's Jewels -  Bellydancers The Knightly Order of the Fiat Lux  
2 pm Master David - Sword Swallower     
2:30  Maugorn the Stray  
3 pm Paragon Jousting
3:30 The Queen's Jewels -  Bellydancers     
4 pm Thunder and Spice
Celtic, Folk and Renaissance Music
The Knightly Order of the Fiat Lux  
4:30  Masquerade Ball      
5 pm    
5:30  Master David -Sword Swallower, Bed of Nails    
6 pm Faire Closes
   
 

The Royal Stage

Faire Grounds  
  Sunday, September 18th, 2016
10 am   Thunder and Spice
Celtic, Folk and Renaissance Music
Faire Opens  
10:30 Maugorn the Stray    
11 am Master David -Sword Swallower    
11:30 The Queen's Jewels -  Bellydancers The Knightly Order of the Fiat Lux  
12 noon Thunder and Spice
Celtic, Folk and Renaissance Music
  Paragon Jousting
12:30 Maugorn the Stray The Welsh Corgi Show    
1pm    Knighting Ceremony at the Royal Pavilion     
1:30 The Queen's Jewels -  Bellydancers The Knightly Order of the Fiat Lux  
2 pm Master David - Sword Swallower     
2:30  Maugorn the Stray    
3 pm    Paragon Jousting
3:30 Thunder and Spice
Celtic, Folk and Renaissance Music
   
4 pm The Queen's Jewels -  Bellydancers The Knightly Order of the Fiat Lux  
4:30 Master David -Sword Swallower, Bed of Nails    
5 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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2016 Event Sponsors

   
 
         
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Medieval Fantasies Company
P.O. Box 13
Churchville, VA 24421
540-294-1846
sirblackwolf@medievalfantasiesco.com
ladydawn@medievalfantasiesco.com

                   

 

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