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Experience the Magic at the Bay Area Renaissance Festival!

View a glimpse of the Magic!

11315 N. 46th St., Tampa, FL 33617
Weekends • Feb. 16th – Mar. 31st • Plus Festival Fri. Mar. 29th
10am – 6pm • Rain or Shine

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Be a Specialized Guest!

What's New this Year!

2019 Season

02. What's New this Year!

Explore the various realms of new magic!

Here's what's NEW this season!

  • Unicorn Extravaganza

  • Bow Blast

  • Giant Puppet Troupe

  • Mead & Feed

  • Fierce Queen Bingo

  • Pickle Jousting

Theme Weekends

What theme are you interested in?

03. Theme Weekends

DURING THE FIRST 3 WEEKENDS:
ONE FREE ADMISSION TICKET, WHEN YOU DONATE BLOOD!
BUY 1, GET 1 FREE TICKET, WHEN YOU DONATE 4 CANS OF FOOD!

Feb.

16 & 17

Highland Fling

Feb.

23 & 24

Wine, Romance & Chocolate

Mar.

2 & 3

Pet Festival

Mar.

9 & 10

Barbarian Brew Festival

Mar.

16 & 17

Shamrocks & Shenanigans

Mar.

23 & 24

High Seas Adventure

Mar.

29

Festival Friday

Mar.

30 & 31

Wonders of the World

Things you need to know!

08. Policies

Dog Policy

To be eligible to bring your dog to the Fest the following terms must be met.
  1. Fill out the Dog Registration Form (FORM COMING SOON)
  2. Bring Proof of Rabies Vaccination with dates in one of the following forms:
  • Proof of shots from Veterinarian
  • Tag on Pet with date of expiration
  • Bring your dog to Dog Check-In prior to entry
IMPORTANT RULES
  • DOGS ONLY! No other pets will be allowed on festival grounds!
  • All Dogs must be on a leash at all times
  • Dog leashes can not exceed 4 feet
  • Owners must clean up after their dogs
  • Only one dog per owner will be allowed
  • Dog Owners must report any accidents to first aid immediately
  • All Dogs must have their festival tag visible at all times
  • No puppies under the age of 6 months allowed
ALL SERVICE ANIMALS WILL BE ADMITTED INTO THE FESTIVAL IN ACCORDANCE WITH ADA REGULATIONS.

Outside Food & Beverage Policy

The Bay Area Renaissance Festival does NOT allow outside food or beverages through our gates unless the food is a medical necessity such as infant formula/baby food. (The Festival will allow one unopened bottle of water per person to be brought through the front gate.) All flasks must be empty before entering the Festival gates! You may bring a cooler to leave in your car if you wish. If you choose to do so it must remain in your car. Patrons are welcome to leave through our gates, receive a hand stamp, return to their car and reenter through our gates later during the same day. Please note: all bags are inspected at the front gate! (This is for our employee’s and patron’s safety!) If you have any questions, please call 813-983-0111.

Film & Photo Rights

All film rights are reserved. Commercial use of photos, videos or audio tapes made at the festival without written permission from the marketing department is strictly prohibited. Any cameras with lenses over 12 inches must have prior approval from the marketing department to shoot photos on the Bay Area Renaissance Festival grounds. If you have any questions, please call 813-983-0111.

Weapons Policy

The Festival bans guns on our premises. Longbows are allowed as long as they are not strung, arrows with tips are not allowed unless you are competing in the longbow competition that day. Swords, knives, dirks and daggers must be completely sheathed and peace-tied. Axes, claymores, maces, antique firearms, pikes and halberds are NOT allowed on the Festival site. No drawing of any weapon at any time. Must be 18 years or older to carry a weapon. If you have any questions, please call 813-983-01112.

Clothing Policy

All patrons must arrive and remain fully clothed, including shirts and shoes. If you have any questions, please call 813-983-0111.

Smoking Policy

Patrons over 18 years old are permitted to smoke cigarettes in designated areas. If you have any questions, please call 813-983-0111.

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09. Subscribe to our Mailing List!

Contact

Just Nearby!

10. Location

11315 N. 46th St.
Tampa, FL 33617

Come See Us

Festival Hours

Weekends • Feb. 16th – Mar. 31st • Plus Festival Fri. Mar. 29th
10am – 6pm • Rain or Shine

Leave us a Message!

11. Contact Us

Questions • Concerns:
☎ 813.983.0111 • ✉ info@bayareareanfest.com