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Get Married In the Style of the Middle Ages at the Texas RenFest
Tuesday, October 11, 2016 at 10 a.m. by Carter Sherman
Before Charlotte Gilbert's father passed away when she was just 11 years old, he used to take her to the Texas Renaissance Festival. It was like walking into a magical land, like “a fairy tale you've read about or seen a Disney movi...
RenFest's Opening Weekend Lets Houstonians Time Travel to Middle Ages
Monday, October 10, 2016 at 6:30 a.m. by Carter Sherman
Hundreds of visitors to Todd Mission stepped into a time warp this weekend, as the Texas Renaissance Festival opened its gates for its 42nd season. Everyone from a shirtless man in Ray-Ban sunglasses carrying a bottle of red w...
Texas RenFest to Host New Three-Day Music Festival This Spring
Friday, October 7, 2016 at 1:31 p.m. by Carter Sherman
This year, the medieval festivities in Todd Mission won't end with the closing of the Texas Renaissance Festival on November 27. Instead, this spring, the grounds of the RenFest will become the site for a new three-day music festiva...
The Five Best Things to Do in Houston This Weekend: Classic Cars and Festival Food
Friday, October 7, 2016 at 6 a.m. by Susie Tommaney
We can pretend that we like festivals for the culture, but in our heart of hearts it's the food that draws us back, year after year. Get ready for a double-header this weekend, with the Original Greek Festival (spanakopita, souvlaki...