Renaissance Faire enjoyable for the entire household

Picture by Bryan Dazey,

Step again – means again – in time to search out yourselves in ye previous Towne of Merriwick, England.

It’s a magical place the place knights joust, jesters roam the paths, blacksmiths, potters, seamstresses and weavers follow their historic crafts, and storytellers are the lecturers.

In different phrases, prepare for a complete lot of household enjoyable and journey on the all the time colourful, generally chaotic, all the time entertainment-packed 2022 Midsummer Renaissance Faire simply outdoors of Bonney Lake.

The enjoyable takes place over three weekends in August every year. This yr’s periods have been schedyled for Aug. 6-7, Aug. 13-14 and Aug. 20-21. The “Towne of Merriwick” is  at 19401 Sumner-Buckley Freeway.

For one of the best time, costume up as your favourite fairytale characters immediately to turn out to be energetic members within the theme, “Fairytales & Fantasy Adventures.” Right here’s the story behind it: Merriwick, a land far, far-off, was as soon as dominated by a phenomenal and robust queen. The queen liked the fairytales she heard as a baby a lot that when she ascended the throne she was decided to carry these characters to life. So annually she presides over a townwide pageant, celebrating storytellers and the characters they carry with them.

The annual custom continues as all of the peoples from all kingdoms (together with the members of your loved ones) are invited to the festivities. On this city you’ll discover dancers, singers, brief performs, puppeteers, raptor demonstrations and much more, most demonstrated or enacted with as a lot historic accuracy as attainable.

Prepare to listen to timeless tales of heroism, thriller, magic and extra. Don’t have a favourite fairytale character? No downside, come simply as you’re. All ages are welcome, children are free.

Be taught extra about this and different upcoming renaissance weekends.


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