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Jun. 7th, 2009 @ 07:34 pm New Offers For This Year's Festival
Current Location: living room
Current Mood: cheerfulcheerful
Current Music: TV
Buy your 4-Person Discount Combo Ticket Package now and receive the Queen’s 
Treasure Chest to save hundred$, even thousand$, on select craft purchases!

Visit http://www.renfestival.com/tickets.html for this exclusive online offer!
These discounts are being offered by select shops and are the most unique,
handmade wares you’ll find anywhere. Just enter “QTC” in the Promo Code space.
(Queen’s Treasure Chest discount coupon books will be mailed after August 1,

The 4-Person Discount Combo Ticket Package is your most affordable family value.
This exceptional deal will save you 33% off the retail price of $133.96 AND
you’ll receive the Queen’s Treasure Chest full of money-saving coupons. For ONLY
$90 you receive:
4 admissions
4 food entrees
4 soft drinks
4 ice cream novelty desserts
4 coupons for 10% off a souvenir purchase from a festival owned souvenir shop or

New this year! A new menu of fine British foods will be featured at the Aleing
Knight Pub. Pasties, fish & chips, meat pies, Scotch eggs, sausage rolls and
haggis just to name a few.

New this year! Order a Bread Bowl filled with delicious Spinach Artichoke Dip,
Beef Stew, Chili, Greek Salad, or Potato Soup.

New this year! Turkey legs, brats, Italian Sausage, Polish Sausage and hot dogs
will tempt your taste buds at the Lorelei.

New this year! Father Son & Friends take over the Aleing Knight Pub for a
rollicking good time. Traditional Celtic songs, pub songs, bagpipes and drums
will keep your toes tapping.

New this year! Albannach makes a one-weekend appearance for Barbarian Invasion,
September 12 & 13. This Scottish tribal drumming band will keep you on the edge
of your seat.

Remember to enter “QTC” in the Promo Code space to receive this exclusive
discount coupon book offer.

See you at the faire!
Festival Management

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Sep. 26th, 2006 @ 01:48 am Yay for the Ren Faire! ^_^
Current Location: over there. *points*
Current Mood: lazylazy
Current Music: Superhero Girl
Being my first post here, it's probably a bit awkward. I don't really know what to say. xD

I finally got to go this past weekend. Pirate weekend, of course. I really enjoyed "Bunnies in Peril," as far as the "new" shows go. They made me laugh. It was too rainy and slippery to see Daniel, Duke of Danger when I was there, but he's a long-time favourite of mine. And the Mudde Showe. My all-time favourite. ^____^

I've finally gotten a proper costume this year. My grandmother assisted me in making the skirt and blouse, and I ordered a wonderful bodice. ^_^

I will be attending again for closing weekend on October 21st, which happens to be my birthday. ^__^ Perhaps I'll see someone there? Not that I'd particularly -know- any of you. xD

To introduce myself, my name is Tangela, but I'm called Jinx by a good few of my friends. I'm 22, turning 23 next month. I've been attending the Ren Faire for about 5 years now, and for me it's like going to Disney World is for a little kid. I always hate having to leave.

Anyhow, I'll shut up now. I'm boring you. xD
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Sep. 4th, 2006 @ 03:40 pm The Answer You've All Been Waiting For
Current Location: home
Current Mood: happyhappy
Current Music: N/A
After reading an alarming post by loverofdragons, I contacted the staff at the Ohio Renaissance Festival. This is the exact text copied from the e-mail I just received:

Hi Rachel,

It IS just a rumor so please correct anyone who mistakenly makes this statement in front of you. The truth is that there is not even any ownership change; the same man who has owned and operated this festival since it’s beginning 17 years ago, still does. What he has done is purchase ADDITIONAL property adjacent to the festival property and is developing it for residential homes. So many people mistakenly assume that the housing development is replacing the festival and it is NOT.

It is true that we only did the British Isles Festival for 2 years because it is very expensive to operate a quality festival and if you don’t have enough people attending to cover your expenses, you just can’t financially continue to do that.

We are definitely planning a Renaissance Festival for 2007 and many more years to come, so set the people straight who have heard otherwise.

Amy Zimmer, Office Manager

(513) 897-7000, Ext. 221


From: Ebonfaerie@aol.com [mailto:Ebonfaerie@aol.com]
Sent: Sunday, September 03, 2006 9:57 PM
To: info@renfestival.com
Subject: Question About The Renaissance Festival

Hello, my name is Rachel Mills. I have been coming to the Ohio Renaissance Festival for 6 years now. I just heard an alarming rumor that this will be the last year for the festival due to a land ownership change. I understand that the British Isles Festival that used to be held in June (?) on the festival grounds was discontinued due to monetary reasons (?) and I am afraid that the yearly Renaissance festival will be forever canceled as well.

Please return my e-mail with an answer of some kind. I want to be assured that this is either just a rumor or reality. Thank you for your time. 

Rachel Mills
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Sep. 3rd, 2006 @ 08:48 am Bearer of Bad News
Current Mood: sadsad
Ok I have some REALLY bad news to post. My mom ran into some people she used to talk to all the time when I was little. They now live in Wilmington near faire. They told my mom that the land was sold along with some land that is attached to faire land (but not owned by the guy who owns faire) to a land developer. According to these people this year, 2006, is our last year for a Renaissance Festival! So unless someone knows the guy who bought the land and can tell me I'm wrong, we will no longer have a festival to go to.
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Aug. 29th, 2006 @ 11:42 pm OH Festival Begins
And so it begins! The 2006 of the Ohio Renaissance Festival is here! I will be going on Saturday. It is also Buy one, get one free admission weekend. So if you want look for a green fairy. It'll be too hot for my pirate costume. Then I'll come back Oct 8-9 somewhere around there maybe dressed as a pirate. I can only go twice because of school. So let me know if anyone wants to meet up!
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Aug. 26th, 2006 @ 01:10 pm (no subject)
Current Mood: blahokay...
Current Music: "if i had a million dollars" BNL
hey all-- get excited! ren faire starts on the second of sept! :-D im so sad though because i only get to go once or twice this year because im up in cleveland for school. *sad face* i think ill be going in mid october... maybe the 21 or 22.

i have my "sorceress" costume (or something... its really rag tag, ill post a pic when i can... but it doesnt look that bad.) but i want to buy a whole new wordrobe... i need new costume ideas... help! :)
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Aug. 1st, 2006 @ 10:10 pm This Year's Fest
Current Location: home
Current Mood: energeticenergetic
Current Music: Coração Selvagem by Yoko Kanno
Hello, all! I'll be going to the Ren Fest on Saturday, September 9th 2006. I'd love to meet some of you there. I'll be bringing my daughter with me so if you have kids please bring them along (kids get in free that weekend). Here's some quick info:

Me -
Real Name: Rachel
Festival Identities: Zahari(Pirate)/Ebon Faerie/A new ID to be determined this year!

My Daughter -
Real Name: Auburn
Festival Identies: Auburn Faerie/A new ID to be determined this year!

As you can see, we're changing up our usual identities because, well, I'm tired of the same old stuff. I'll be bringing my friend Maria and her two daughters (Illy and Erika) as well. This will be their first time! Please leave me a comment if you'd like to meet us. Laters!
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Mar. 30th, 2006 @ 01:35 am (no subject)
Hey all! i'm new... i LOVE FAIRE! one of my girlfriends took me two years ago... and i havent been able to shut up about it! so thats why im here! i dont have a "real" costume yet... trying to afford that part... but i run around as a banished lady knight... or a wanderer... all in black with sharp pointy objects, a brass circlet, a black lace glove and a starry cape... i kinda stick out with that cape... :) (ill post a pic sometime)im looking to get a corset and a new skirt (mines ripping) anyone know of good places to buy that arent horrendously expensive?


oh-- and heres my survey

Name: (dont have a character name yet... i'll inform you when i thinks of one!)
Faires you attend: OH
Favorite performer(s) at OH: hey nunnie nunnie!
Favorite festival food: potato soup bread bowls! (added ? by me!)
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Jan. 27th, 2006 @ 08:43 pm (no subject)
Current Mood: accomplished
Current Music: Flogging Molly
Hi eveyone! i'm Megan, I live in Huntington WV. I just wanna say that i'm already excited for this years festival! i'm planning on going opening weekend! also this year i'm planning on making a costume. anyone got any good costuming research sites? well i hope to see you all there!
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Nov. 17th, 2005 @ 10:51 pm For Sale!
Hey everyone I just wanted to let you all know I am selling my costume on e-bay.

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Yeah thats me in the Middle..

http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&item=7564001073&rd=1&sspagename=STRK%3AMESE%3AIT&rd=1 Click here to check it out!!!!!!!!

Good Luck...
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