every major US city has a yearly Renaissance Festival nearby,
some are only for one weekend while others run 7 to 9 consecutive weekends.
& Eric Heath
of Dragon Wings LLC have shops
at three Renaissance Festivals, in
Maryland, Texas (Scarborough), and Arizona
a reenactment of a 16th century English village
Time" when the King and Queen
have come to visit.
Each Faire has about
a dozen stages on which you may witness sword swallowers, jugglers, music, comedy, Shakespeare, swordplay, jousting,
more to celebrate the Royal's yearly visits to their
"summer homes". Many villages celebrate for 7 to 9
weekends (including many three day Holidays) with food, crafts, drink, games, rides, and
some having petting zoos and puppet shows as well.
150 to 250 artisans and merchants you will meet are carefully juried in, to
assure quality and craftsmanship. Most of the shop-keepers are
the actual artists that created the wares. Hand-made goods include jewelry, clothing, wood,
leather, and more. Here you will find many unusual items
unavailable in malls, import stores, or catalogues.
Our booth is
behind the King in this photo at the Maryland Renaissance Festival.
each site Dragon Wings has a permanent two to three story renaissance style structure,
roofed, and stuccoed in Renaissance style.