Texas Renaissance Festival

21778 Farm-To-Market Road 1774
Todd Mission, TX 77363
This fall fair, which traditionally runs between October and November, allows people to step back into the days of yore. With costumed merchants and performers roaming the massive fairground, the festival combines performance art with a medieval marketplace.

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