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THeme Weekends

THeme Weekends

Join us in celebrating the charm and festivities of the Renaissance era at the Michigan Renaissance Festival. Our schedules are updated every Wednesday before the themed weekend so you can plan ahead and make the most out of your visit. Come join in the merriment!
2024 Weekend Themes • Themes Are Subject To Change

Pirates & Pups

Aug. 17 - 18

Avast, dog lovers! Join us for a furry adventure with your pups and pirate friends at Pirates & Pups weekend! Get ready for pup rescues, training demos, and fun contests for your furry mateys. Don’t miss out and make sure to register your pup today!

Highland Fling

Aug. 24 - 25

Grab your kilts and get ready to cheer on your favorite athlete in the Highland Fling! Experience 8 thrilling games, championships on Saturday, and State Masters on Sunday. Plus, don’t miss the Men in Kilts contest – it’s all happening here!

Vikings Invasion

Aug. 31 - Sept. 1 - 2

Attention tattooed and bearded barbarians! Join us for an epic weekend of fierce competitions and new experiences. Showcase your ink and impressive facial hair for a chance to win amazing prizes. Be part of the ultimate Viking Invasion!

Wonders of the World

Sept. 7 - 8

Ready for a weekend of adventure? Discover the Wonders of the World with a diverse world market and live performances. Join the Michigan State Belly Dance Championship or take a dance lesson. Get creative with your steampunk attire and spice up your day!

Shamrocks & Shenanigans

Sept. 14 - 15

Get your shenanigans on at the biggest Irish party in Michigan! Say cheers to Shamrocks & Shenanigans, where local Irish vendors, music, and dance await. Join the Men in Kilts contest and let’s see who rocks the traditional garb. Bring your friends and family for endless fun! Book your tickets now.


Sept. 21 - 22

Don’t miss out on an unforgettable weekend with Harvest Huzzah! Treat yourself to mouthwatering BBQ in the scenic Valley of Aberdare. Plus, join us for Deaf Awareness weekend and catch the talented interpreters on our stages. So why wait? Come experience excitement and joy with us!

Festival Friday

Sept. 27

Make every Friday a Festival Friday! Treat yourself to a day of shopping, entertainment, and all-around excitement. Bring the whole crew for our School Day activities, and make sure to snag your Masquerade Ball tickets while you’re here!

Sweet Endings

Sept. 28 - 29

As the sun sets on summer, don’t let your sweet tooth go into hibernation mode just yet! Indulge in the most delectable local bites that will make your taste buds tingle with happiness. Let’s bid adieu to summer in the sweetest way possible!