THIS WEEKEND ↓

THEMED WEEKENDS & SPECIAL EVENTS
RETURN TO THE RENAISSANCE!

**Weekend themes and contests are meant to enhance the guest’s experience. Guests may join in on themes/ contests as they feel comfortable. All guests are welcome at the Faire each weekend whether in themed attire or everyday clothing. All contests are subject to change. Contests are for entertainment purposes only and should be taken as such. Contests that are marked RFA* may not be suitable for all audiences. Please check age restrictions and contest rules prior to attending the event**

The themed events below are from 2022. The new season’s themed events will be ready in summer 2023!

WEEKEND 1

King Richards Faire 2022

OPENING DAY!
Saturday, September 3rd

SALUTE TO SAFETY!
Sunday, September 4th

(All active duty-veteran-retired Military, Police, Fire, and EMS personnel are admitted free of charge with proper ID/ pay stub at the box office. A valid ID must accompany a pay stub. Military IDs accepted; DD214, Veteran Status State IDs, Active Military issue.)

OPEN FOR LABOR DAY
Monday, September 5th

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WEEKEND 2

Cleavage Contest
Saturday, September 10th
4:00pm The KRF Annual CLEAVAGE Contest on the King’s Stage, 18+

Faire ladies of the realm are invited to be daring, without baring! A series of competitions makes this celebration of the female form a hilariously fun time for participant and spectator alike. 50 contestants max, must be female, 18+ (RFA)
Registration ½ hour before @ The Maypole

1:00pm Corset Wearing Workshop on the Twin Tavern Stage, 18+
Lace ’em up lessons from some of the realm’s favorite clothiers
No registration required

5:00pm – “Moment of Remembrance” – 9/11, on the Tournament Field
Honoring America’s Past

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WEEKEND 3

Romance 2022
Saturday, September 17th 4:00pm
Vow Renewal Ceremony on The King’s Stage, 18+

All married couples looking to re-affirm their commitment to one another are invited to join in this beloved event. Stage space is limited to couples only. Family groupings may join in from ground level. 25 couples on stage max. Not legally binding.
Registration ½ hour before @ The Maypole

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WEEKEND 4

Game of Thrones

Saturday, September 24th @ 4:00pm
Game of Thrones Trivia on the King’s Stage @ 4:00pm, 18+

Join fellow G. O. T. enthusiasts for a treacherous game of trivia- no one is safe as they compete to be the last one standing and ruler of the seven kingdoms!
50 contestants max, 18+

Registration ½ hour before @ The Maypole

Costume Parade to the Tournament Field
At the conclusion of the trivia contest, all persons wearing G.O.T. themed costumes are invited to show them off in a parade to… and through the Tournament field!

Sunday, September 25th @ 4:00pm
NEW: House of the Dragon Trivia on the King’s Stage, 18+

Join fellow G. O. T. enthusiasts for a treacherous game of trivia based on the brand-new prequel series H.O.T.D.
50 contestants max, 18+

Costume Parade to the Tournament Field
At the conclusion of the trivia contest, all persons wearing G.O.T. themed costumes are invited to show them off in a parade to… and through the Tournament field!

WEEKEND 5

Witches and Wizards King Richards Faire 2022

Saturday, October 1st
All Day – HP House Meetups, All Ages

Check the House Listings at the Remembrance Shoppe when you arrive for details!

2:15pm Witch Dance on the Tournament Field
Got the itch to witch? Anyone can join in this international flash mob style dance by emailing info@kingrichardsfaire.net!
Pre-registration required

4:00pm – HP Sorting Hat on the King’s Stage, All Ages
Want to know what “House” you truly belong to? Now you can, join the Hat that Sorts, for a fast-moving sorting of all ages!
No pre-registration required, this is a timed-event, and it is possible that not everyone who shows up will be able to participate.

Costume Parade to the Tournament Field
At the conclusion of the Hat Sorting, all persons wearing H.P. themed costumes are invited to show them off in a parade to… and through the Tournament field!

4:45pm – Witch Dance on the Tournament Field
Got the itch to witch? Anyone can join in this international flash mob style dance by emailing info@kingrichardsfaire.net!
Pre-registration required

Sunday, October 2nd
All Day – HP House Meetups, All Ages

Check the House Listings at the Remembrance Shoppe when you arrive for details!

2:15pm Witch Dance on the Tournament Field
Got the itch to witch? Anyone can join in this international flash mob style dance by emailing info@kingrichardsfaire.net!
Pre-registration required

4:00pm – HP Sorting Hat on the King’s Stage, All Ages
Want to know what “House” you truly belong to? Now you can, join the Hat that Sorts, for a fast-moving sorting of all ages!
No pre-registration required, this is a timed-event, and it is possible that not everyone who shows up will be able to participate.

Costume Parade to the Tournament Field
At the conclusion of the Hat Sorting, all persons wearing H.P. themed costumes are invited to show them off in a parade to… and through the Tournament field!

4:45pm – Witch Dance on the Tournament Field
Got the itch to witch? Anyone can join in this international flash mob style dance by emailing info@kingrichardsfaire.net!
Pre-registration required

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WEEKEND 6

Highland Hunks Contest 2022

Saturday, October 8
4:00pm – HIGHLAND HUNKS – Men in Kilts’ contest on the King’s Stage, 18+

Men of the realm are invited to be daring, without baring! No kilt? No Problem- there’s a place for you… if the audience allows! A series of competitions makes this celebration of the male form a hilariously fun time for participant and spectator alike. 50 contestants max, must be male, 18+ (RFA)
Registration ½ hour before @ The Maypole

Sunday, October 9th
4:00pm – Highland Huzzah! -Tug of war on the Tournament Field

Bring your friends and join teams as they compete to be the victors in this challenge of strength!
Registration ½ hour before @ The King’s Nuts

Monday, October 10th
4:00pm – KRF Highland Games on the Tournament Field, 18+

This high stakes Tournament Field Competition is a series of classic Highland games with a KRF Twist! Do you have what it takes? 50 contestants max. Guests with heart, back, neck, or skeletal issues should not compete and do so at their own risk.
Registration ½ hour before @ The King’s Nuts

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WEEKEND 7

Kingdoms United King Richards New England Fair

Saturday, October 15th
4:00pm – Time Travelers Trivia on the King’s Stage

Unite with fellow science-fiction enthusiasts for a whirlwind game of trivia based on kingdoms, near, far, and out of this world.
50 contestants max.

Registration ½ hour before @ The Maypole

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WEEKEND 8

King Richards Faire 2022

Saturday, October 22
2:00pm Children’s Costume Parade – following the Knighting Ceremony on the Dance Stage

All children regardless of costume are welcome to join in this parade, costumes are fun, and imaginations are great. It starts at 2 so don’t be late! Parents should accompany minor children. No-pre-registration required.

2:15pm- Witch Dance on the Tournament Field
Got the itch to witch? Anyone can join in this international flash mob style dance by emailing info@kingrichardsfaire.net!
Pre-registration required

4:00pm – Adult Costume Contest on the King’s Stage, 18+
Creativity abounds when this contest gets underway. Prizing for Fantasy, Most Renaissance, & Pop-Culture costumes.
50 contestants max.

Registration ½ hour before @ The Maypole

4:45pm – Witch Dance on the Tournament Field
Got the itch to witch? Anyone can join in this international flash mob style dance by emailing info@kingrichardsfaire.net!
Pre-registration required

Sunday, October 23
2:15pm- Witch Dance on the Tournament Field

Got the itch to witch? Anyone can join in this international flash mob style dance by emailing info@kingrichardsfaire.net!
Pre-registration required

4:45pm – Witch Dance on the Tournament Field
Got the itch to witch? Anyone can join in this international flash mob style dance by emailing info@kingrichardsfaire.net!
Pre-registration required

6:00pm – “Fairewell” Drum Jam outside the Front Gate
King Richard, Queen Anne, and all their friends- come together to say goodbye to another Season of Magic and Merriment, where memories were made and hearts…. play on – to the beat of the drums!

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Weekend themes and contests are meant to enhance the guest’s experience. Guests may join in on themes/contests as they feel comfortable. All guests are welcome at the Faire each weekend whether in themed attire or everyday clothing. All contests are subject to change. Contests are for entertainment purposes only and should be taken as such.

Contests that are marked RFA* may not be suitable for all audiences. Please check age restrictions and contest rules prior to attending the event**