NY Capital District Renaissance Festival

Join us for a step back in time at Indian Ladder Farms in Altamont NY


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From jousts and dueling vixens to traditional dancing lessons and there is a lot to see at the New York Capital District Renaissance Festival.

The schedule will be posted in June. Below are some of the acts who have performed at the festival!


Royal Jousts performed by Roundtable Productions


The Greatest Pirate Story Never Told

Described as Pirates of the Caribbean meets Whose Line is it Anyway – the Greatest Pirate Story Never Told will give you swashbuckling adventure with a load of belly laughs.

Vixens En Garde

If the joust doesn’t satisfy your need for action – Vixens En Garde will. A mix of comedy and sword fighting action the vixens don’t fail to excite.


Bobert The Great

Step right up, step right up to see local  magician Bobert The Great wow and amaze us. He can be found along the lanes throughout the weekend! 


Robin Hood

Join Robin Hood & Maid Marion as they visit our little village! Live the legend of one of the greatest love stories of all time!

Photo By: Ron Frary

Photo By: Ron Frary

Tribal Dance Long Island & Caravan Connection

Bringing color and fun and real LIVE SNAKES to our festival for a third year running – Tribal Dance Long Island & Caravan Connection New York.


Mermaid Nixie

Do mermaids exist? At the New York Capital District Renaissance Festival they do. Find out how Mermaid Nixie lives ashore in our village.


Alice and her Puppet Friends

There be a dragon at the festival, and his name is Arff. Check out Alice and her Puppet Friends, new this year.

Alice and her puppet friends

Three Pints Shy

Three Pints Shy are gonna rock it 16th Century Celtic-style this summer! They’re releasing a brand NEW CD that will be available for sale at the festival.


Flaming Barrel of Monkeys

Come watch Flaming Barrel Of Monkeys Entertainment play with fire at the festival this year!

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