Des Moines Renaissance Faire XV

Yes, this is the event that was held on Sleepy Hollow property from 2006 to 2015. A new event started out there in 2016.

See you in May 2021! Due to Covid-19 hospitalization increases the past month, we have cancelled plans for our October event.

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Your original and family-friendly festival, established in 2004, and produced by the folks that have been bringing Renaissance Festivals to Des Moines since 1993! This is the “Des Moines Renaissance Faire” that has been at Water Works Park (2004), Iowa State Fairgrounds (2004-2005), Sleepy Hollow property (2006-2015), and now near Saylorville (2019-2020). We look forward to seeing you again!

Now near Saylorville behind Puttmasters At The Pines.
2977 NW 66th Ave
Des Moines IA 50313

August 7-8-9, 2020

Friday 4:30 – 8:30
Saturday 10:30 – 8:30
Sunday 10:30 – 5:30

Free Parking

$12 adult (extra days $3)
50% off ages 8-14 ($6).
7 and under free.

Special Thanks to our Lodging Sponsors:

Holiday Inn Express & Suites
165 Adventureland Dr NW
Altoona, IA 50009
Reservations: 515-967-1855

Residence Inn by Marriott Ankeny
1515 SW Main Street
Ankeny, IA 50023
Reservations: 515-446-7300

Holiday Inn and Suites
4800 Merle Hay Road
Des Moines, IA 50322
Reservations: 515-278-4755

Puttmasters Minigolf is open Wednesdays through Sundays, Noon to 8 p.m.

Did You Know…

The Des Moines Renaissance Faire is produced by Iowa-based and family-owned Festivals International which started the Iowa Renaissance Festival in 1992. Want to know more? Check out our history page!

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