Montana Renaissance Festival

Journey back in time June 1-2 during the annual festival in Red Lodge

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Embark on a magical journey June 1-2 at the Montana Renaissance Festival at the Rodeo Grounds in Red Lodge. This enchanting weekend event beckons visitors from near and far to a realm where the lines between history and fantasy beautifully blur.

The Clergy of Errors offer their irreverent services during the Montana Renaissance Festival in Red Lodge.
The Clergy of Errors offer their irreverent services during the Montana Renaissance Festival in Red Lodge.

“We warmly invite one and all to step back in time with us,” says festival organizer Ken Haak. “The Montana Renaissance Festival is a celebration of the beauty and intrigue of the Renaissance period, brought to life for the modern adventurer.”

Featured attractions include:

  • The Order of Epona Jousting: Knights clash in jousting duels in a true testament to chivalric tradition.
  • Raptor Events: Be captivated by the grace of raptors soaring through the sky, a mesmerizing spectacle for all ages.
  • Chaste Treasure: Surrender to the spellbinding harmonies of this group, whose bawdy performances remain a festival cornerstone.
  • Innovative Acts: Anticipate a roster of fresh talent enriching the festival’s legacy, including Frostylocks, Fairy Queen Rose, AlternaCirque and Clergy of Errors.
  • Warrior Demonstrations: Warriors from diverse factions demonstrate their martial prowess.
  • Feast on Turkey Legs: The festival serves up 1,400 pounds of delectable turkey legs, a royal treat for every palate.
  • Pirate’s Cove: Adventure awaits in the newly unveiled Pirate’s Cove, where pirates and treasures abound.
  • Marketplace Wonders: Explore the marketplace’s treasures, offering both cherished favorites and novel delights.
  • Non-Stop Entertainment: Five stages promise endless entertainment.

Secure your passage to this timeless adventure by visiting, where tickets are available for online purchase.

Celebrated annually, the Montana Renaissance Festival is a vibrant homage to the Renaissance era’s splendor, set against the picturesque backdrop of Red Lodge. The festival offers a rich tapestry of entertainment, shopping and culinary delights, promising enjoyment for guests of all ages.

Upcoming events include the Cheval Court Medieval Festival, Aug. 3-4 at Angel Horse in Billings; and the
All Hallows Medieval Fantasy Faire, Oct. 5-6 at North Park in Billings.

For more information, call 406-647-0779 or head to