The only weekday the Festival is open, Festival Friday brings unique educational, shopping and entertainment opportunities. School Day is a fantastic field trip destination for K-12 students, with lessons in music, costuming, combat and more! Ladies Shopping Day @ a discounted price of $20, your ticket will grant you admission to the festival, a glass & a swag bag full of great discounts from Festival Artisans!


Sept. 27th


Sept. 27th • Festival Friday

Royal Masquerade Ball

Join us for a fancy dress Royal Masquerade Ball. Featuring a 6 course gourmet meal, champagne, music, dancing, door prizes and more! Event is 21 and up ONLY! Admission is $100 per person (includes admission to the Festival on that day). This event has officially sold out! There is a waiting list for any cancellations. If you’d like to be added to the list please call our office to reserve a spot in the waiting pool, (248) 634-5552. Menu to be determined, please check back.

TIME:6pm - 10pm

LOCATION:Blackstone Castle

Sept. 27th • Festival Friday

Ladies Shopping Day

Grab your friends and join us for a day of shopping and wine! Your discount ticket includes festival admission, glass of wine and a coupon book with amazing discounts from select Festival Artisans! Purchase your ticket before September 7th and receive a gift bag full of additional goodies when you arrive!

TIME:All Day

LOCATION:Michigan Renaissance Festival

Sept. 27th • Festival Friday

School Day

This day presents a great opportunity for school groups to expose their students to a unique and fun educational experience! If you are an educator interested in the Festival as a potential field trip destination, please call 248-634-5552 or click here to download our School Day form! The Festival is committed to making this day a valuable educational experience and an enjoyable time for learning! Students of all ages have a chance to do more than study history in a book; School Day/Festival Friday gives them a chance to live it!

Festival Friday admission is discounted to the following rates:

  • Chaperones: $11.00
  • Students Grades 7-12: $11.00
  • Students Grades 1-6: $9.00

TIME:All Day

LOCATION:Michigan Renaissance Festival

Sept. 27th • Festival Friday

Perfect Day

Play hookey from work and come see us! Bring your little ones, do some shopping & catch any shows you may have missed! Remember, though this is the ONLY Friday we are open, all of our regular events and shows are still occurring with some education added to the lineup! Don’t forget for all you military vets/active and 1st responders…get in FREE with proper ID shown at the box office!

TIME:All Day

LOCATION:Michigan Renaissance Festival