Armor, toys, clothes and more! There’s plenty of shopping at the New York Capital District Renaissance Festival
A big part of the New York Capital District Renaissance Festival are the unique vendors and the quality souvenirs, services, and the food they provide. Below are our 2018 vendors!
NY Healthy Eats
NY Healthy Eats specializes in vegan and sugar and gluten-free fare and is dedicated to healthy food alternatives – on wheels.
Dragon Ice Cream
Dragon Ice Cream. Instead of fire, this dragon provides cool treats – perfect for a summer day.
ILF Yellow Rock Cafe
Stop in to enjoy a taste of the farm in this charming cafe. Whenever possible, they choose locally sourced ingredients and seasonal foods to create interesting and delicious options to tease your palate. Try the cider donuts, you won’t be disappointed.
The Chuck Wagon
The Chuck Wagon offers a carefully crafted menu that will suit any palette! Bring your friends and family to The Chuck Wagon to experience delicious food in a friendly and welcoming outdoor atmosphere. Dishes are all freshly made.
Flavors of Lebanon
The Hungry Traveler
The Hungry Traveler is a Delmar, N.Y. based food truck bringing you good eats while you’re on the run. They specialize in mouth-watering sandwiches and an amazing Michigan hot dog sauce.
Munchville – formerly Your Original Entertainment – is your stop for deep-fried Oreos popcorn and beverages.
Indian Ladder Farms Cidery and Brewery
Indian Ladder Farms Cidery and Brewery is a farm brewery growing hops & barley right on the farm. Stop in for some food and try their brews.
Texas Tornado Chips
Spiral cut deep-fried potatoes you just can’t stop eating!
Artisnal food booths
Herbal Turtle Teas
Herbal Turtle Teas are locally crafted and blended by Master Herbalist Barbara Grose.
All Natural Herbal Remedies
Our ceremonial incense is hand-rolled with honey, resin and natural botanicals using a long-burning 60-year-old family recipe. This Incense truly elevates.
Time to Jam
Locally made Jams
Van Dale Farms
Rev. Jeanne Carey
Rev. Jeanne Carey is a Nationally Accredited Psychic/Medium who also holds degrees in Teaching and Non-Contact Therapeutic Touch Healing.
Over the last 30 plus years, she has lectured and conducted Workshops and Seminars throughout the East Coast, Montana, Wyoming and California.
Solidago Tarot returns for your fortune-telling fun!
Knights of Kilbourne
Meet Keith W. Willis, author of Traitor Knight and Desperate Knight — recognized as one of five finalists in the Fantasy competition in the Next Generation Indie Book Awards (http://www.indiebookawards.com). His books are described as Swashbuckling fantasy filled with intrigue, adventure, romance and humor.
Aasguard Enterprises (Games)
A family owned and operated workshop that specializes in bringing a wide variety of fantasy creations to life.
Hickory Arms crafts custom hickory wooden practice swords for Eastern (bokken) and Western (waster) martial arts. We also design and make a variety of historical and fantasy-inspired wooden swords, such as Spartan swords and elvish knives; and our Hero Academy collection, which includes swords and other collectibles scaled down for kids.
Scale Maille armor, Horned headdresses, flower crowns, crystal wands, raw crystal tiaras and scale maille items
Aggressive Metal Works
Magic meets art in one of a kind fairy and angel sculptures.
Sacred Journey Ceramics
Come and see the artwork of Sacred Journey Ceramics. Each piece is created and fired as part of a journey – one with beautiful results.
Made by Hand Leather
Made By Hand Leather returns for a third year! Artisan Caleb Hand says this on his Etsy page: “Years ago, I used to make leather armor for playing LARPs, and after making myself a few suits, arm guards, pouches, etc. I got out of the hobby. In the Spring of 2013, my love of leather crafting was rekindled and I’ve really jumped in now. I enjoy working with customers to craft just what they want.”
Charter Oak Leather Goods
Specializes in: Drum cases, cymbal bags, bagpipe cases, guitar straps, pouches, specialty cases, masks, hats, drinking horns, corsets, bracers, collars, chokers, leashes and custom designed items.
Renaissance, fantasy, and cosplay clothing, armor, and accessories.
Motte & Bailey Crafts
NY Fairy Hair and Blessed Beads Boutique
Beautiful Things Jewelry -Lovely and Enchanting works of art
Treasures by Tonya
Doctor Gus & Company is a collection of artists who collaborate and exhibit together at conventions around the country. We are inspired by found objects, machinery, and antiques of a bygone age. For our work, we draw upon the aesthetics of fantasy, science fiction, nature, and industry.
The project was founded by Gustav “Doctor Gus” Karlson. He has been making, designing and handcrafting Jewelry, Art, and Gadgets of all sorts full time since 2006.
Shimmy Sisters Jewelry
specialize in handcrafted Medieval, and New Age jewelry and Renaissance products.
Earrings, charm bracelets, necklaces
Novelty & More
Tintagels Gate is a Medieval, Magical, and Metaphysical shop located in Athol, Massachusetts. We carry everything from tarot cards and crystals to handmade swords and jewelry!
STAR + SPLENDOR was created to enliven every day with a sense of magic, beauty and inspiration and to help others cultivate a true sense of wellness and joy.
Here at the USTD/BTD we strive to create unique items that can be personalized to any occasion, providing those receiving our creations a special one of a kind item.
Handmade dolls and puppets.
Mhisty’s Coven Tree
Handcrafted eclectic spiritual gifts for the mind, body, and soul!
Whispering Willow Wild Care is a 501(c) (3) charitable org who cares for orphaned and injured wildlife & offers live Bird of Prey educational programs.
Laughing Hyena Emporium and Apothecary
The Tee Pee
This vintage Roadside Treasure is a “must stop” whether you’re on a day trip along Rt 20 or on a vacation in the area. Stopping at the iconic structure is sure to be a surprising experience.
The Tepee located on Historic RT 20, is halfway between the charming villages of Cherry Valley and Sharon Springs NY. The Tepee is known for its breathtaking panoramic view of The Mohawk Valley, reaching 90 miles north to the distant Adirondack Mts. Wow, what a view!
Not only is it the place to go for Minnetonka Moccasins, fine Native American-made items, drums, flutes, music and books, there is also a selection of products made in the USA as well as locally. Wow, something for everybody!
Make sure to visit Tepee Pete’s Chow Wagon (located at The Tepee). This is not your typical hotdog stand. Pete’s “nearly famous” chili(s) are a local favorite, and he has delighted his customers for the past 11 years with his delicious food and fun conversation. Wow, it’s great food!
The Tepee will be a unique experience and a memory you’ll treasure forever.
Goat Milk Soap, Essential Oils, Shea Butter, Perfume, Bath SaltsSalt Crystals, Incense, Soap Stone Diffusers, Diffuser OilsReed Oils, Incense Holders, Tarot Cards, Pendulums, Smudge Sticks, Crystal BallsAmulets, M & Pestles
Buy official New York Capital District Renaissance Festival gear. Check out our booth in the Apple Barn!
Modern and Classic Cloaks, Wearable Costume Art.
Fair Maiden Flowers
Flowered hair wreaths for children and adults.
Handmade products that make beautiful gifts.