Season's Greetings!

For four weekends every winter Renaissance Park - home of the Ohio Renaissance Festival - is transformed into a winter wonderland with lights, a unique gift marketplace, music, and everything you need to make your holidays warm and bright

Event Dates & Times

Fridays & Saturdays
November 26 - December 18, 2021

Fridays 5 - 10 pm | Saturdays 3 - 10 pm

Christmas decorate  tutor style buildings

Welcome to the Yuletide Village

Santa & Krampus

Santa leans down to a child seated at his feet The costumed character, Krampus, hold up a child doll and a switch

Woodland Santa


St. Peter's Church


Friday 5:30 - 9:00
Saturday 3:00 - 6:00 and 6:30 - 9:30

Photo Opportunity

Photo with commemorative frame – $10


Location & Times

Near the Rose & Crown between 6:30 - 9:00
Walking the grounds after 9:00

Photo Opportunity

Ask for a selfie with Krampus!

Yuletide Market

From bespoke jewelry to classic wooden toys, you'll find something for everyone on your list at our Yuletide Market's unique booths and shops.

Children look into an artisan booth selling jewelry

Ancient Arts - Fine Art & Jewelry

Art of Ed Bear Jr. - Fantasy Art From D & D, Magic Cards, Tolkien & More

Burning Desire Glass Creations - Blown Glass and Glassblowing Experience

Celtic Marketplace

Creations Under Sun & Moon - Rocks, Minerals & Wire Wrapped Jewelry, Fossils

Danny Boy Pipes - We offer handmade pipes from around the world

Dayton's Celtic Connection - Handmade Celtic Jewelry

EarthSong - Musical Instruments & Accessories

Elven Caravan

Father, Son & friends - A Medieval Shoppe With A Celtic Flair

Heekin Pewter - Pewter Figurines For RPG & Collecting

Irie Lights

Johnson's Wood of the Morning - Handcarved Art Sticks & Crystal Topped Sticks

Lost Viking Hoard - Things to complete your inner Viking

Midway Metaphysical & More - Stones, Crystals, Jewelry, Tarot Cards

Modern Viking LLC - Beard care items

Pens & More - Handcrafted Items For The Writing Enthusiast

Romantically Bent

The Rusty Cauldron

St. Sadies Soaps & More - Handmade Soaps, Lotions & Oils

Studio de Sade - Art Prints & Pirate Personality

The Wandering muse - Free-hand Charcoal Drawings

Worshipful Company of Wax Chandlers - Beeswax Candles, Cosmetics & Aromatics

Authentic Wardrobe - Men's And Women's Clothing

Cloaked in Shadows - Cloaks

Damsel in this Dress - Corsets, Skirts, Vests

Immortelle Bijouterie - Clothing & Footwear/Jewelry & Wearable Accessories

Little Shop of Jingles & Creations by CherBear - Traditional Belly Dance Clothing, Jewelry & More/Jewelry, Windchimes, Bells, Gemstone Items & More

Pieta Roma - Tatted Items, Tapestries & Dolls

A Viking Wife - Yarn Goods: Hats, Gloves, Toys, Coats, Scarves

White Pavilion - Find Clothing For Men, Women & Children

Fairy Haven - Jewelry & Wearable Accessories

Haires Magical Wears - Jewelry & Wearable Accessories

Medieval Metals/King of the Crowns - Hair Twisters/Hats & Jewelry

Phoenix Fire - Jewelry & Wearable Accessories

Princessories - Period Jewelry

Renaissance Bronze by Brazin' Lady - Handmade Bronze And Copper Dragons & Jewelry

Roselink - Chainmail Jewelry & Accessories

The Wired Viking - Specializing In Woven Wire Jewelry

Froda Smida - Foam Armor, Weapons, Masks, & Hats

Little Helpers Lighthouse - Ornaments for kids to make, paint, and color

The Ramp Hatchery - Wooden Puzzles, Games & Toys

The Wooden Dragon - Wooden Dragons & Toys

Blooms & Shrooms - Handmade Ceramic Garden Items & Holiday Decor

D & U Leather Mugs - Leather Mugs & Accessories And A Variety Of Flags

The Potter's Haus - Yarn, Knit & Woven Wares, Baskets, Fans, Pottery

Zen Den - Moroccan Lanterns & Wind Chimes

Bowskin Archery - Handcrafted Archery, Crossbow, Atlatls & More

Brown Cow Art - Leather Items

Legacy Forge - Classic Weaponry

Stickbow Archery - Handmade Bows, Arrows & Crossbows

Silver Sword & Stone

Stillwater Chainmaille - Chainmaille Jewelry, Armor & Anything Else

Vllad Viking Guy - Leather And Fur Items & Accessories 

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crowds of people walk by tutor buildings decorated with christmas lights and a costumed character of the Yule Goat


Woodland Santa - St. Peter's Church
Krampus - Rose & Crown Gazebo and Throughout the Village
Owl Encounter - Near the Joust Field
Petting Zoo - Behind the Aleing Knight
Costumed Characters - Throughout the Village
Living Statue - Throughout the Village
Carolers - Throughout the Village
Live Music - Throughout the Village
Hand Bell Choir - 3 Fools Pub
The Jingle Bellas -  3 Fools Pub & Tipsy Cauldron
Wenches A Wassailing - 3 Fools Pub
Brass Band - Tipsy Cauldron
Two Unicorns - The Aleing Knight

A projection map light show displays colorful images on the joust dias

Winter Magic

Projection Mapped Show

See a stunning display of wizardry come to life as the Joust Field is transformed by winter magic! Created by Brave Berlin.


Joust Field

Show Schedule

Every 15 - 20 minutes beginning after dark

Yuletide Village Mugs

Stay Cozy with Refillable Mugs

Buy a campfire mug or tumbler and save on Hot Chocolate refills!

Campfire Mug - $1 hot chocolate refills
Tumbler (20oz) - $2 hot chocolate refills

Mugs and Tumblers available at the souvenir booth near the front gate or at any beverage location. Ceramic Yuletide Village Soup mugs not included in this promotion.

Village Map

On Mobile? Pinch to zoom in on map.

a map of Renaissance Park
A man in Viking garb warms himself seated at a burn barrel

Stay Warm & Safe!

Look for our burn barrels, firepits, bonfires, and patio heaters located though out the village if you start to feel a chill!

Christmas isn't always merry and bright

Spread Christmas fear with the scary and darker side of the holidays at Brimstone Haunt, located at Renaissance Park. Have you been naughty or nice? Maybe you'll catch sight of Santa Claws as he lurks in the darkest corners of Psychosis and the Forgotten Forest walk through.


Yuletide Village

Adults: $15
Children under 13: FREE!

Yuletide Village + Brimstone Haunt's A Scary Little Christmas

Combo Ticket: $25 (save $5)

One ticket type only. No child specific prices offered.

Park Location

Renaissance Park - Home of the Ohio Renaissance Festival

Just minutes off of I-71 or I-75 on State Route 73 in Harveysburg, Ohio.

  • 10542 East State Route 73 Waynesville, OH 45068
  • (513) 897-7000

A Special Thanks To Our Sponsors

And a very special thanks to Checkmate Photography for the use of photos

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