Bring your family and have a reunion as a Celtic Clan!
26th Annual Iowa Renaissance Festival & Gathering o’ Celts
May 26-28 & June 2-3, 2018
Middle Amana Park (“Medici Grove”) – Amana Colonies, IA

The Iowa Renaissance Festival celebrates 27 years of family fun! Come experience two weekends of live entertainment featuring comedy, swordplay, music, magic, and even horseback jousting. Explore a marketplace full of unique merchandise from around the land. Enjoy tasty treats and drinks in the royal food court (including adult libations like honey mead). The village awaits your visit!

Free admission on Memorial Day for current and retired military with their military ID.

Festival Facts

Stroll through our marketplace full of unique merchandise.
Stroll through our marketplace full of unique merchandise.


May 26-28 & June 2-3, 2018
10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Rain or shine!


Lil Ones (0-5) – Free
Kids (6-13) – 6$
Adults (13 and up) – 12$
2 day pass – $20/10$
3 day pass – $27/17$
5 day pass – $39/21$
Online ticket sales coming soon!

All current or retired military with their military ID will get in free on Memorial Day.


Middle Amana Park, Middle Amana, IA.
Approximate GPS Location: 27th Ave and H St, Middle Amana, Iowa


Free parking is available onsite with overflow parking at the Amana Colonies RV Park & Event Center. (3890 C St, Amana, IA 52203)

A free shuttle van will be running from the south side of Amana RV Center starting at 11 a.m. each day until 6:30 p.m.


Pet Policy: Well behaved, leashed dogs are welcome. Muzzle if needed.Please clean up after your dog. Management reserves the right to ask dog & owner to leave if any aggression or problems with dog are seen.

Outside Food: No outside food or drinks, please. (They’d let you bring in a water bottle, though.)

Weapons: Any weapons that are part of your costume must be safely peace tied at all times.

2017 Lodging Sponsors

Please consider supporting one of our lodging sponsors:

Die Heimat Country Inn B&BDie Heimat Country Inn B&B
4434 V Street
Homestead, IA 52236
Conveniently located right in the Amana Colonies, just minutes from the Festival. Rates starting at $85. Stay two nights and get a 2-day entrance pass to the Festival ($20 value) or equivalent in food tickets. Stay three nights and get a 3-day entrance pass ($27 value) or food tickets.

americinn_128AmericInn Lodge & Suites at Cedar Rapids Airport.
8910 6th St SW
Cedar Rapids, IA 52404

Crest Country Inn
crest128340 W Evans St
Williamsburg, IA 52361

Sudbury Motel & RV Park
Marengo, Iowa  52301

If your hotel would like to be listed here, contact us about becoming a lodging sponsor.

For more hotel/motel information, please contact the Amana Colonies Convention and Visitors Bureau at 800-579-2294.

Special Thanks

DJ Shane – www.djshanecb.com
Coca-Cola products will also be available.