Texas Ren Fest

Pirate Adventure | October 24 & 25 2015

Set sail for a swashbuckling weekend as the crew of the Pride of Bedlam invade the shire with their piratical shenanigans.  Visit the Pirates’ Cove for the finest in treasure and booty, quench yer thirst and sing songs of the sea at the Sea Devil Tavern, and try yer luck by entering any of our Pirate Contests.  YAR, ye bilge water swilling land lubbers!

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 Pirate Adventure, come compete or cheer on our contestants as they eat, scavenge, and swashbuckler 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 #234

The Steed & Palfrey

Featured Garden

The Water Garden
Experience the soothing effects of flowing fountains surrounded by hundreds of luscious water flowers and grasses.  Nelson Water Gardens joins with us to present this beautiful, flourishing Water Garden.


Our featured entertainment is full of nothing other than the bawdiest sea chanties and tall tales of our talented crew.

Musical Performance

Admiral Drake and the Pride of Bedlam

Stage Performance


Street Characters

Admiral Drake and the Pride of Bedlam


Pirate Auction
Pirate’s Treasure Shoppe #139