Texas Ren Fest

Celtic Christmas|November 27-29 2015

The festivities concludes as thoughts turn to Christmas and the gates open for a three day weekend following the Thanksgiving Holiday.  Shoppes shine with Christmas décor and the sounds of the season are heard throughout the village.  Join in the festivities with a yuletide scavenger hunt, hot spiced mead and a visit with Father Christmas.

Themed Adventures

At the Texas Renaissance Festival, the nation’s largest, most acclaimed Renaissance theme park, each of our 8 weekends showcase an exciting and unique theme.  These Adventures have been fashioned to spotlight those shows, characters, food, drink, shoppes, artists, and games that will enhance your festival experience.  Whether you are a long-time patron or a first time guest, each Adventure itinerary serves as a guide for exciting opportunities during your visit.  These suggestions can be followed closely or can serve as a springboard for your imagination.  To make the most of your Adventure, purchase our souvenir program which provides a full listing of our shoppes, and entertainment schedule and a detailed map of the festival site.  Enjoy your day at the Texas Renaissance Festival and be sure and return again and again to experience a new Adventure every weekend!


The pinnacle of our Celtic Christmas Adventure, come compete or cheer on our contestants as they hunt, speculate, and eat their way to win tickets for 2015.  Please inquire at the Revels Area for more information or if you would like to enter into any competition.  All contests are FREE to enter!

Guest Artist - Shoppe #243

Imbroglio Glass

Guest Artist - Near Front Gate

Signs of Spirit with Mark Cooper

Featured Garden

The Chapel
Amidst the holiday revelry, a visit to the King’s Chapel reminds one the meaning of Christmas.  A perfect place to reflect on the great message of the season – “Peace on Earth and Good Will to All.”


The holiday season is rife with the sounds and delights of the most magical time of the year.  Don’t miss any of these merry amusements throughout the day.

Musical Performance


Stage Performance


Street Characters
Father Christmas, Mother Christmas, and the Elves
Father Christmas
Christmas Lights


Glass Blowing
Jodi Bove – Hot Glass Shoppe #525