Frequently Asked Questions
Can I bring my own food into the fair?
Outside food and beverages are not permitted inside the SunCoast Renaissance Festival. Personal bags are permitted and are subject to being searched.
Guests with the following dietary requirements are exempt from this policy:
– Guests with allergies or medical dietary needs
– Infants and babies
Is there a opening ceremony each weekend?
Yes, it starts at 9:45.
How much do the different activities cost?
All of the entertainment is FREE. There are a variety of games that people can play and they will range in cost from $1 to $10.
3000 Ringling Blvd
Sarasota, FL 34237
What is a renaissance fair?
A Renaissance Festival is a recreation of a Renaissance or Medieval village. They are filled with costumed actors, crafts and games to give patrons the illusion that they have stepped back in time. The SunCoast Renaissance Festival features 100’s of performances on many stages and in the lanes and over 50 craftspeople set inside of the Sarasota Farigrounds.
What should I wear?
We are located in Central Florida and the weather conditions can vary greatly, from hot and humid, to cool and wet. We recommend you check the weather reports before you come out to the Festival.
We are an outside park so closed-toed shoes or sneakers are recommended.
Wear your favorite Renaissance styled clothing or visit one of the local shops to buy or rent your attire. There should be several clothing shops on site.
I have a medical situation and have to cancel. What should I do?
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Can I bring my pet?
Leashed pets are allowed. A ticket is required for entry
Is the venue wheelchair accessible?
You can bring your own wheelchair, they do have access.
They also have electric carts and scooters that you can ride.
For more information call 321.458.3515
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