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2018 IHGF All-American Highland Games Series

The Wichita Highland Games and Celtic Festival has been chosen as the weight over bar Championships as well as the All-American Championships at our spring show April 21st and 22nd, 2018 at Sedgwick County Park in Wichita, KS. We are greatly honored to host these world class Olympic level events right here in Wichita. Be …

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Make-A-Wish for Makayla At the Spring 2015 Great Plains Renaissance Festival

The Make-A-Wish Foundation will be bringing 13 year old Makayla to come join us for the VIP treatment at the Great Plains Renaissance Festival! Makayla was born with severe progressive scoliosis and cerebral palsy. Now 13-years old, she is a bubbly people-person and loves the Renaissance family atmosphere. When she met with her wish granters, …

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The Great Plains Renaissance Festival Website Overhaul!

Hi, you probably don’t know me, but I’m the guy who’s behind the scenes, updating the Great Plains Renaissance Festival website, and have been since mid-2009. The site it’s self started way back in 2001 (or, at least that’s as far back as The Internet Archive’s WayBack machine goes – I remember going to the …

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DIDGEMAN & SCARLETT

The didgeridoo (also known as a didjeridu or didge) is a wind instrument developed by Indigenous Australians at least 1,500 years ago and is still in widespread usage today both in Australia and around the world. It is sometimes described as a natural wooden trumpet or “drone pipe”. The Didgeman and Scarlett were voted best …

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Great Plains Renaissance Festival Photo Contest

[singlepic id=415 w=320 h=240 float=left]Everyone takes a ton of pictures at every Great Plains Renaissance Festival, and some of them are downright amazing! So here’s your chance to shine! We’re bringing back the Great Plains Renaissance Festival Photo Contest for the Spring 2013 Ren Fest! And this time, first prize is $50, two free tickets …

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Spring 2013

Spring 2013 Great Plains Renaissance Festival April 13th & 14th, 2019 Sedgwick County Park KEEPING THE RENAISSANCE IN WICHITA! [dropshadowbox align=”center” effect=”lifted-both” width=”300px” height=”” background_color=”#ffffff” border_width=”1″ border_color=”#585858″ ] Don’t miss out! Buy your tickets online and save! [/dropshadowbox]

PIPE MAJOR IAN BRIGGS

Pipe Major Ian Briggs previously played with the Pipe Band of the Scots Gaurd where he played regularly for the Changing of the Gaurd Ceremony at Buckingham Palace and he has travelled the world as a member of the British Airways Pipeband as well as winning numerous prestigious awards for his pipe playing. We are …

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CHIVALRY FOR CHILDREN

“Knighthood lies above eternity; it doesn’t live off fame, but rather deeds.” During their formative years, children are fascinated by the stories of heroes. In these legends and fairy tales, they find not only role  models, but also an opportunity to explore for themselves the endless possibilities inherent in their imagination and creativity. Even today, with the Internet …

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KUMPANIA BOLEYN ROMANI

Back by popular demand! Typically nomadic, the Romani people have long acted as wandering entertainers and tradesmen. In all the places Romanies live they have become known as musicians. The wide distances travelled have introduced a multitude of influences, starting with Indian roots and adding elements of Greek, Arabic, Persian, Turkish, Czech, Slavic, Romanian, German, …

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ACADAME DE DUELLO

The Acadam’e de Duello is a renaissance fencing club dedicated to the teaching of Renaissance Fencing as used from 1450 to 1750 AD based in Wichita, Kansas. “What is renaissance fencing?” Simply put, the European martial art of rapier fighting. The rapier was an effective, lightweight civilian weapon worn by nobles and scoundrels alike. The …

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SPRING 2011 ENTERTAINMENT

Pirates, fairies and knights, oh my! His majesty the king has summoned the very best firebreathers, jugglers, musicians, dancers, pipers from all across the realm to please the patrons of the Great Plains Renaissance Festival. Sword will ring upon shield as knights do battle for the honor of their lady fair, the royal falconer shall …

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SIR WILLIAM PAULET

Chief Herald, Knight of the Realm and the self proclaimed King of Hospitality – it just wouldn’t be the Great Plains Renaissance Festival without our favorite ambassador of good will and cheer greeting our patrons as they enter the festival grounds. Here’s a tip – if your visiting us for the very first time be sure to …

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Online Ticket Purchasing For The Great Plains Renaissance Festival

Tickets to the Great Plains Renaissance Festival April 13th & 14th, 2019 Our most convenient way to purchase tickets – and you save money too! Save $4.00 off regular adult gate admission price per online ticket purchase, and receive a FREE kid’s ticket, a $5.00 value! Buy your tickets here and you’re ready to go …

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Hold Harmless Agreement

Great Plains Renaissance Festival Hold Harmless Agreement I, being either the owner, authorized agent, or responsible party who is doing business at the Great Plains Renaissance Festival shall indemnify, hold free and harmless, assume liability for and defend the Great Plains Renaissance Festival, RJC LLC / Richard Cathey, their affiliates, agents, servants, employees, volunteers, officers, …

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