Saturday, April 23, 2016

Now Accepting Vendor Applications for the 5th Annual Texarkana Renaissance Faire

If you've ever wanted to try your hand at vending at a renaissance faire, the Texarkana Renaissance Faire is THE perfect place to get started. 
One weekend, low fees and we'll be more than happy to help you learn everything you need to know about faire costuming and vending!

September 24 & 25, Four States Fair Grounds Texarkana, AR.  
  • $80 vendor flat fee, booth size up to 20’x20’ ($120 for food vendors)

  • Two or more 20’x20’ spaces- up to four -$60 each ($100 each for food vendors)
  • If needed, add an additional $50 for water/electricity for EACH booth. This $50 covers both days of the faire.
  • Costuming required!

Email Brian Harper at to request an application.

For help, support and real time updates please join our Facebook group page just for merchants: 

Tuesday, September 29, 2015

Another Successful Year!


The 4th annual Texarkana Renaissance Faire was a success!
Thanks to everyone who helped us make the weekend spectacular! A BIG BIG thanks to all of our entertainers, cast, staff, vendors, volunteers, special guests, Four States Fairgrounds staff and  security and to all of our sponsors, supporters and the Right Handed Pygmies!
Here's to many more great years!!

Wednesday, August 19, 2015

Discount Tickets for Sale!

2015 Texarkana Renaissance Faire

Discount tickets available for sale online until September 15th. 

Click HERE to purchase!

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

Official 2015 Tee Shirt Now Available

This shirt is only sold online so hurry and get yours today! 

$16.00 + tax and shipping

Click HERE for more info!

Friday, July 17, 2015

Volunteers wanted! Join our Crew!!

Huzzah! It's time for volunteer sign ups!! 

Texarkana Renaissance Faire

Shifts: Saturday/Sunday hours both 9:30am - 2:30pm and 2:30pm - 7:30pm

Free food and drink provided during your shift

Please email with the subject line "CREW". Please include your name, phone number and the position you'd like to work.


Ticket booth
Take admission fee and prepaid tickets at the gate. Work in an air conditioned booth where you are allowed to sit. Must be friendly and good with money handling skills. COSTUMING ENCOURAGED BUT OPTIONAL. Must be over 18.

Hand out information print-off to patrons. Must be friendly, energetic and able to stand for long periods of time. Costuming required. COSTUMING REQUIRED. All ages. Please attend the acting and costuming workshop August 8th - more info  HERE.

Dunk the Monk dunking booth game
Monks get dunked, COSTUMING PROVIDED. All ages.
Game operator takes money and explains the game, COSTUMING REQUIRED, must be over 15.

Petting Zoo & Pony Rides
Position TBA.

Little Leo kid’s craft booth
Assist staff member Belinda Richnow with maintaining the booth. Children will color renaissance art coloring sheets and decorate paper crowns. There will also be other children’s activities, Belinda will give more details about this. Must be good with children, COSTUMING. Staff person in charge is Belinda Richnow.

Faire Merchandise Seller
Sell our official faire promotional merchandise.
Must be friendly, be good with money, COSTUMING REQUIRED, sitting is allowed. Must be over 18.

There are several entrances to the fairgrounds that people use to sneak into the faire and even drive onto the grounds with their vehicles. Your job is to prevent people from doing this.
Must be stern but friendly and able to stand for long periods of time. Security tee shirt provided. Firearms prohibited. Must be over 15.

Please join our Facebook group page for more info!!

Saturday, July 4, 2015

Merchant Application Deadline September 1st

Texarkana Renaissance Faire
If you're interested in vending at the 4th annual Texarkana Renaissance Faire, (Sept 26-27) email to request an application.

Deadline September 1, 2015.

For updates and networking please join our Facebook group just for merchants! 

Please no Origami Owl, Avon, Mary Kay, doTerra, Scentsy, body wraps, diet products, modern self defense products or other modern direct sales products.
Some exceptions can be made for coffee, teas and oil and vinegar  vendors.

Texarkana Renaissance Faire
 Texarkana Renaissance Faire

Wednesday, July 1, 2015

Cast Members Wanted!

We are currently seeking gypsies, pirates and fantasy characters for the 2015 Texarkana Renaissance Faire - September 26-27, 2015; 10am-7pm at the Four States Fairgrounds.
Texarkana Renaissance Faire

 All cast members must have their own costuming. Costuming does not have to be one hundred percent historically accurate - but we ask that attire is believable to have come from the renaissance era from head to toe.
Low quality "costume-in-a-bag" Halloween costumes are NOT acceptable.
Free food and drink provided during your shift.

No experience required!

Cast members under 18 years of age must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.

A mandatory costuming, basic acting and etiquette workshop for cast members will be held at
Spring Lake Park
4303 N Park Rd, Texarkana, TX 75501 
August 8, 2015 --- 6pm - 8pm
Exact location to be announced.
Please come dressed in the garb you plan to wear for the faire. We are currently seeking gypsies, pirates and fantasy creatures.
No experience required!

If you haven't already applied to be a cast member, you can apply at the workshop.

Contact director, Hollie Black-Ramsey at for more information. 

Please join our Facebook group page for cast and crew for updates, news and networking.

Texarkana Renaissance Faire