Aug. 31st, Sept. 1st & 2nd


Aug. 31st, Sept. 1st & 2nd • Vikings

Grape Stomp

There is no entry form for this competition. To enter the competition, show up at this time and location to present yourself to our judges to be entered.

TIME:11:15am

LOCATION:Igor's Roost Stage

Aug. 31st, Sept. 1st & 2nd • Vikings

Beard Competition

Patrons proud of their finely trimmed and manicured beards can enter the Beard Competition for the chance to win amazing prizes! Prizes will be awarded in the following categories:

  • Longest Beard
  • Grizzliest (Fullest) Beard
  • Most Unique Beard
  • Best Trimmed Beard

SPONSORED BY DETROIT GROOMING

TIME:3:45pm

LOCATION:Igor's Roost Stage

Aug. 31st, Sept. 1st & 2nd • Vikings

Tattoo Competition

Show us your best ink! Prizes will be awarded in the following categories:

  • Best Color
  • Best Black & Gray
  • Best Overall

SPONSORED BY LOYALTY TATTOO

TIME:1:30pm & 2:15pm

LOCATION:Igor's Roost Stage

Aug. 31st, Sept. 1st & 2nd • Vikings

Knights on Bikes

Biker Discount! Show your motorcycle license at the Festival Box Office and save $5 on one regularly priced adult admission!

TIME:All Day

LOCATION:Box Office for Discount

Aug. 31st, Sept. 1st & 2nd • Vikings

Tomahawk Competition

A tomahawk is a type of single-handed axe from North America, traditionally resembling a hatchet with a straight shaft. Join us for a premium tomahawk throwing competition at the Michigan Renaissance Festival! Bring a friend or bring an entire group to experience the excitement of tomahawk throwing. Enter this competition by filling out the form through the link below. The competition is $20 per person to enter and you must be 18 years or older to be a contestant. Each contestant receives 2 comp tickets to the festival.

TIME:2:00pm - 4:00pm

LOCATION:Valley of Aberdare

Aug. 31st, Sept. 1st & 2nd • Vikings

Viking Costume Contest

Cheer loud for your favorite contestant and enjoy the unique costumes presented.

** There is no entry form for this competition. To enter the competition, show up at this time and location to present yourself to our judges to be entered.

TIME:3:00pm

LOCATION:Igor's Roost Stage