A Gathering of Rogues & Ruffians
- A Renaissance Faire
 Past

Performers & Such



Interested in joining us as a performer?  Whether you are new to performing at a Faire or a grizzled veteran we are eager to meet you and discuss how you would fit into our faire.  We are an outside 2 day event, the second weekend of October. What a great way to end your outdoor season!   Passing the hat is acceptable and encouraged.  We do offer a very simple lunch to all non-paid performers and volunteers. Camping on-site Friday, Saturday & Sunday night is available. We offer 3 stages as an opportunity for you to perform.  We also welcome wandering or street performers.

Appearing in 2016 - Free with Admission - A hat will be passed
Shakespeare on the Edge
Midwest Renaissance Actors Guild
Fandazzi Fire Circus
Odorferious ThunderBottom and Loxen Bagel
Mustafa Ali - Musician and story teller
Herr Karl - 15th Century German Knight, Retired
The Elizabethan Pyrates - Captain Martin Frobisher, Sir John Hawkyns, Captain Grace O'Malley and Anne-Drew
Legion Armory- Sword and Armor making
Bardmageddon
Cutlass Cooking
To The Point
Last Hope LARP
Sisters Strange
St. Martin's Academy of Medieval Martial Arms
Stellamani Bellydance (
The Wash Tub Wenches
Juggler Jacob Mills
Gertrude the Witch
Humphrey & Seria Spooner, Mary Meetagain and Country Dancers - teaching and performing Country Dancing
Guild of St Michael - Bristol - Military encampment
Kathleen Johnson - Hammered Dulcimer
Level Up!
Medieval Tourney - Fighting Knights)
Madison Shakespeare Company
Courtesan and the Cabin Boy




Activities - Extra costs may apply
The Kids Kingdom - Medieval kid's carnival

Herr Karl, the Knight - Learn how knights dressed

Last Hope LARP - Live Action Role Playing

Legion Armory
Midwest Knife and Axe Throwers - throw some axes

Cheeky Monkey Face Painting
Shakespeare School - become a thespian in just a few minutes

Tea Party in the Fairy kingdoM

Iron Range Archery

Kid's Quest

Primitive Soay Sheep
Iowa Henna
The Embellished Like - Walking layrinths
Madison Area Herpetological Society
Tarot Readings by Rhonda Morningstar
Iron Range Archery
Gryphon Poursuivant - games
Tarot Readings by Gertrude the WItch
CountryVIEW Equestrian HOrse Back Riding

Helaman's Warriors

Laughing Dawg Studios - Caricatures

Claire Buchannan, Highland Scot-Cooking Demos

Build a Life Size Castle - Artist Stuart Hellwig


2016 Artisans Merchants Vendors

Food: (
Calli's Pub - Hot Dogs, Brats, Pizza, Soda, Coffee, Chips
Pickled Gizzard Pub - featuring New Glarus beers
Thunder Pickles - still only $1
Heavenly Smoked Roasters - pulled pork, brisket, Turkey Legs
Wonderland Sweets - cupcakes, cookies and other sweet treats
Sadie's roasted Corn - Corn on the Cob, Baked Potato, Cinnamon Roasted Nuts, Nachos, & Soft Pretzels
Dragonz Lair Vittlez - Authentic Indian Tacos, Smoked Chicken Nachos, Black Beans & Rice, Rosemary Roasted potatoes, Smoking Hot Mess
Gourmet Kettle Corn
Bos Mead



Artisans: (
Last Hope LARP
Versalla -Viking horns, leather wares and arts, honey, etc
Katharsis Meadows -hand made goat milk soaps and jewelry
Grey Goblin Workshop -handmade leather armor and masks
Vault Ø -handmade costumes and accessories (
Heidi's Haus- beeswax candles, soaps
TEB Designs- chainmaille jewelry
Claire's Creative Designs- zodiac, elemental, fantasy & religious inspired jewelry
BST Leather and Chain / AST Masks - high-quality leather masks
Tangled Fibres by Kitten Crochet - Garments made of Fibre and Fibre Art
Cheeky Monkey Face Painting
Drenched in Color - hats, steampunk dragons, pirates, jewelry, glass spiders,
Laughing Dawg Studio -caricatures
Dark River Pottery and Forge
Ravenworks Clothier - The Official Costumer of Shakespeare on the Edge
Pirates Witches and Faes - Metaphysical & Renaissance style gifts & wares
Godden's Garb - handmade clothing for men, women, children and dolls and accessories
Iron Wolf Forge - Hand Forged Iron work
Iron Ranger - Arts & Weaponry
Four Winds Clothing - Renaissance Wear for Men , Women and Children
Piranga Candles - Handmade in New Glarus
Helaman's Warriors - boffing swords and boffing fighting activity
Iowa Henna
Ogre's Den Chainmaille
Leather, Gnomes, & Gardens
Usborne Books & More
Betsy's Beadwork
Medieval Tourney
Mystic Moraine minerals
EaGenie Scots N' Knots, LLC
Daydream Dragons
Carnelian Sol designs




For more information please contact us.
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