In an abundance of caution, and acknowledging the expressed concerns and state of uncertainty regarding COVID-19, Broward County has decided to cancel the last two weekends of the Renaissance Festival, March 21 and 22, and March 28 and 29.
The Renaissance was a fascinating period in history when Europe made the transition from the Dark Ages into the modern era. The transformation was marked by revelry and excess in costume and cuisine, which are demonstrated each year in a reenactment at Quiet Waters Park in Deerfield Beach. The 2020 Florida Renaissance Festival marks the event's 28th anniversary.
Days/Dates: Saturdays and Sundays, February 8, 9, 15, 16, 22, 23, 29, and March 1, 7, 8, 14, 15, 21, 22, plus School Day on Monday, February 10. Schools must preregister. Specific themes to be announced. The event will not be opened on President's Day on February 17.
Hours: 10 a.m. to sunset
Fees: Daily admission for the festival is $27.50 for ages 12 and up and $11.50 for ages 6 to 11 at the box office. Ages 5 and under free. Group rates and season passes are also available. Prices listed include Florida sales tax and the park's weekend and holiday gate entrance fee of $1.50/person. Ticket purchased online will incur additional convenience fees.
VIP Parking: Good for one-day parking right up front; available on a first-come, first-served basis. Fee: $25/vehicle per day.
- Artisan Marketplace - including glass blowing, hammered pewter, wooden toys, pottery, clothing
- Performers - including sword fighters, minstrels, magicians, battling knights on horseback, falconers
- Hearty Food - including turkey legs, Scotch eggs, love knots (pretzels), queen's buns, tankards of ale and cider
- Games of Chance - including archery, the Test of Strength, Jacob's Ladder
- Rides - including the Carouselle, the Wild Boar, the Flying Swan, the Hurlinator, the Quintain, the Dragon's Maze, Kids' Kingdom, the Gaming Glen
Phone Number: 954-776-1642
Quiet Waters Park
401 S. Powerline Rd., Deerfield Beach, FL 33442