11 a.m. – 6 p.m.
June 10-11 2023

This two-day event features dozens of artisans, great food, fantastic performances, a pub crawl and of course the Queen’s Royal Joust! Set in the fields of Indian Ladder Farms against the backdrop of the bucolic Helderberg Escarpment, the New York Capital District Renaissance Festival is a summer-time must-do activity!

Indian Ladder Farms Market, and Cidery and Brewery Tasting room are open to the public during the event. 

Small child eating a large turkey leg while his mother holds him

Smoked Turkey Legs

Make sure to grab your Smoked Turkey Leg to enjoy as you walk around this iconic festival. 


Available in TWO locations this year – at the Main Entrance & Take Out Window!

Pub Crawl


Enjoy four tastings of Indian Ladder Farms Cidery and Brewerys farm to glass beer & cider while traveling around to different locations within the festival. Your guide will both educate and entertain you. Each tasting includes a hand thrown ceramic souvenir tasting cup.


Royal Jousts, Lords of Adventure, Celtic Magic, Shakespeare, Belly Dancing, Juggling, Comedy, Princess Tea Party, Music and More!