Festival Information and Ticket Prices

 Festival Information:

Festival Dates:
May 8, 9, 15, 16, 22, 23, 29, 30, plus Memorial Day May 31st, 2021
Festival Hours: 10am to 6:00pm

Parking at the festival is FREE!
Admission for children 5 and under is also FREE!

Please note that the Tennessee Renaissance Festival accepts cash only for Food, Beverages, Rides, Games, and some Souvenirs.

Covid-style Face Masks are required on the Festival grounds, for the safety of all.

Click for a Map of The Village of Covington (PDF format)

 Ticket Prices and Information:

All ticket prices include free parking, festival events, and tours of the gardens and grounds of Castle Gwynn (11am-3pm; weather permitting). You must be in the castle tour line before 3pm to be admitted on the tour. Ticket prices are subject to change without notice. No refunds or exchanges are given on any Festival admission sales.

Please Note: There are no refunds or exchanges on any Festival admission sales.

Adult 1-Day Admission$25.00
Child 1-Day Admission
Age 6-12 - children 5 and under are admitted FREE!

For the 2021 season, tickets can only be ordered online and will not be available at the Festival front gate.

 Please Note:

  • Pets are NOT allowed at the Festival, Parking Areas, or on the Castle Gywnn Grounds, and are never to be left in parked cars
  • All swords, daggers, bows and arrows, maces, and other weapons must be peace-tied before entering our Festival. Patrons - including children - bringing or buying swords at the festival must have the sword sheathed and peace-tied with a cable tie at all times, for safety reasons. Please have your sword peace-tied with a cable tie when you arrive, for inspection at the entrance. Arrows must have tips removed and be secured within a quiver. The festival reserves the right to refuse any weapon that is deemed to be unsafe
  • Fire-arms, working or replica, including toy guns, are not permitted on Festival or Castle Grounds or in the Parking Areas
  • There is no ATM at the Festival. A "cash back" option is available at the Festival Grounds Ticket Booth at the Festival Front Gate. A convenience / processing fee of $6.00 will be charged with the use of the "cash back" option. Your Visa or MasterCard can be used for the "cash back" option
  • Please note that all food, beverages, rides and games accept cash only
  • Festival Food and Beverages can only be purchased with cash
  • No outside food, drinks, coolers, camel packs, glassware or bottles are allowed on the Festival or Castle Gwynn grounds
  • Baby Strollers, large bags, purses, camera bags, backpacks, cloaks, capes, and coats will be subject to inspection
  • All ticket prices include free parking, festival events, and tours of the gardens and grounds of Castle Gwynn (tours run between 11:00am - 3:00pm; you must be in the castle tour line before 3pm to be admitted)
  • Recycle stands are located near the Festival Exit, for those wishing to recycle their programs

    Please read and follow our Festival Rules of the Realm, printed in your free Festival program and on our website.


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