DEERFIELD BEACH, Fla., Jan. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Merlin's magical ball is illuminating with a mystical light pointing south to the magical kingdom known as the Florida Renaissance Festival, as it emerges for its 22nd year in South Florida at Quiet Waters Park in Deerfield Beach, Florida from February 8, 2014 to March 16, 2014.
For the 2014 festival season, the royal court announces a variety of fan favorite acts and performers returning. Premier musical acts such as festival circuit favorite Cantiga; performing historical music on original instruments such as the medieval bagpipes, shawms and bombastic Wolgemut; bringing traditional sea music, history and stories to the stage, Rambling Sailors. First time ever at Deerfield Beach, the comedy acrobatic sensations known as Kamikaze Fireflies and back due to popular demand, The Duelists, with their dazzling display of comedy and sword fighting brilliance. Labeled as "Don't Miss" acts in festivals throughout North America, The Limeybirds, combining high-energy antics with sharp wit and their stunning harmonies and vocal arrangements.
2014 Theme weekends:
- Opening Weekend Only – Kids FREE before Noon (Ages 12 and under) – Romance Weekend – February 8 and 9
- Pirates Weekend – February 15, 16 & 17
- Wenches Weekend – February 22 & 23
- Time Travelers Weekend – "From Steampunk to the Stars" – March 1 & 2
- Game of Thrones Inspired Weekend – March 8 & 9
- St Patrick's Weekend – March 15 & 16
Florida Renaissance Festival at Deerfield Beach's Quiet Waters Park will be open weekends beginning February 8 from 10 a.m. to sunset (including Monday February 17, President's Day) until March 16. Prices range from $20 for adults and $9 for children ages 6 to 11 years of age. Children 5 and younger are free. Special seasonal passes are available for $65 and group ticket rates are also offered. Sponsors of the Florida Renaissance Festival: Warsteiner Beer, Coca-Cola, Subway, Broward County Transit and Community Bank.
The Florida Renaissance Festival in Deerfield Beach has been seen by more than two million people during its royal period in South Florida. More than 100 costumed performers, 10 stages with continuous entertainment and 20 stage acts from around the world. For more information visit: www.ren-fest.com; find us on Facebook: Florida Renaissance Festival; Follow us on Twitter: FlaRenFest and Instagram/flarenfest. Download our festival mobile app by searching Florida Renaissance Festival in the Apple iTunes store or Android market. Medieval method: 1-800-3-REN-FES.
SOURCE The Florida Renaissance Festival