Tennessee Renaissance Festival News and Updates

Scroll below for updates about the Tennessee Renaissance Festival. 

Saturday, May 11, 2024: Parking & Traffic Update - 1:50 p.m.
We are experiencing a high volume of traffic into the festival at this time. Our Sheriff’s Deputies and parking attendants are working to get vehicles parked as efficiently as possible. We appreciate your patience. Thank you.

Saturday, May 11, 2024: Ticket Sales Update - 11:45 a.m.
We are rapidly approaching capacity for on-site ticket sales today, Saturday, May 11th.
If you plan to visit the festival tomorrow, we advise purchasing your tickets online at your earliest convenience. Online ticket sales for Sunday, May 12th are available while supplies last or until 9:00 p.m. CST tonight.
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Saturday, May 4, 2024: Inclement Weather Alert

Due to an approaching, prolonged severe weather threat, the festival has been canceled for the remainder of today.  The festival will reopen at 10:00 a.m. Sunday, May 5, 2024.

Saturday, May 4, 2024: Update - 2:15 p.m. 
Festival admittance and outdoor activities have resumed. 

Saturday, May 4, 2024: Inclement Weather  Alert
Lightning has been detected within 8 miles of the festival site.  Outdoor activities and ticket sales have been suspended until further notice.

Monday, April 1, 2024: Tickets on Sale Now!

Tickets for the 38th Annual Tennessee Renaissance Festival are now on sale! All daily admission tickets, passes and special event tickets are available for purchase. For details and to purchase, click here.

Monday, March 4, 2024: Royal Court Passes are on Sale Now!

A Royal Court Pass covers admission for all 9 festival days and includes early access onto the festival grounds, entry into the Royal Court Tent with access to the Royal Court restroom trailers, a commemorative pin, reserved seating in the joust area (first come, first served among Royal Court pass holders), one complementary guest ticket (grants entry into the festival only and valid May 4th, 5th or 27th only), a Covington Glen welcome scroll, commemorative entry wrist wear, and dedicated water and snacks (while supplies last).

The Royal Court Pass cost is $200.00, and the pass is available for purchase through April 22, 2024; or while supplies last. 

To purchase a pass, click here.