Kansas City Renaissance Festival: Saturday, Aug. 30-Monday, Oct. 13, weekends, Labor Day and Columbus Day. … Serving as an extended prelude to Halloween, the Kansas City Renaissance Festival allows area residents to indulge in whimsy that would otherwise be odd or inappropriate. Gorging on enormous turkey legs, drinking the esoteric adult beverage mead and speaking in absurd accents are encouraged at the six-week event. Attractions including a parade, jousting matches and a variety of shows on 16 stages take place daily, but the festival’s theme changes each weekend. The Pirates Ale Fest on the opening weekend includes tattoo, beard and eating competitions, pirate games and craft beer tastings. Bonner Springs. 913-721-2110. kcrenfest.com. $17.95 for adults and $10.45 for children 5-12.
Kansas City Renaissance Festival: Saturday, Aug. 30-Monday, Oct. 13, weekends, Labor Day and Columbus Day. … Serving as an extended prelude to Halloween, the Kansas City Renaissance Festival allows area residents to indulge in whimsy that would otherwise be odd or inappropriate. Gorging on enormous turkey legs, drinking the esoteric adult beverage mead and speaking in absurd accents are encouraged at the six-week event. Attractions including a parade, jousting matches and a variety of shows on 16 stages take place daily, but the festival’s theme changes each weekend. The Pirates Ale Fest on the opening weekend includes tattoo, beard and eating competitions, pirate games and craft beer tastings. Bonner Springs. 913-721-2110. kcrenfest.com. $17.95 for adults and $10.45 for children 5-12. Susan Pfannmuller Special to The Star
Kansas City Renaissance Festival: Saturday, Aug. 30-Monday, Oct. 13, weekends, Labor Day and Columbus Day. … Serving as an extended prelude to Halloween, the Kansas City Renaissance Festival allows area residents to indulge in whimsy that would otherwise be odd or inappropriate. Gorging on enormous turkey legs, drinking the esoteric adult beverage mead and speaking in absurd accents are encouraged at the six-week event. Attractions including a parade, jousting matches and a variety of shows on 16 stages take place daily, but the festival’s theme changes each weekend. The Pirates Ale Fest on the opening weekend includes tattoo, beard and eating competitions, pirate games and craft beer tastings. Bonner Springs. 913-721-2110. kcrenfest.com. $17.95 for adults and $10.45 for children 5-12. Susan Pfannmuller Special to The Star

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