Appalachian Renaissance Faire

Appalachian Renaissance Faire Events

Unless otherwise noted, all events are held at the East Tennessee Distillery, Piney Flats, TN.
NOTE: No Pets Allowed at Events. Service Animals Only.


Saturday, June 1st, 2019

"Fantasy Frolic"

On Saturday Evening, June 1st, 2019, Appalachian Renaissance Faire, Inc. presents "Fantasy Frolic", a night of great music featuring Tuatha Dea, "Pure Appalachian Gypsy Rock"! Festivities will begin at 4:00 p.m. with various vendors, Pee Wee the Unicorn, food, and other fun activities for the whole family. Music will begin at 7:00 p.m. with The Stoney Blarney Minstrels opening for Tuatha Dea.

Children under 12 FREE / $12 per person / $10 for Students
Students will need to show ID at the event for admission. Please bring your PayPal receipt with you. This will serve as your ticket. We are not mailing tickets. All sales are final, non-transferable, and non-refundable.




Tuatha Dea, rated #2 Appalachian Celtic Alternative group world wide by Reverbnation! Based in Gatlinburg is touring extensively about the US and Canada.

Dubbed "The Eclectic Partridge Family in Kilts and Corsets" and the Appalachian Fae has been featured and headlined at the Montauk Music Festival (NY), Dragoncon (Atlanta), Comicpalooza (Houston), Conjuration Con (Atlanta), Panicon (Minneapolis), Anachrocon (Atlanta) as well as the Grandfather Mountain Highland Games (NC), the Niagara Highland Games (NY), Sherwood Forest Celtic Music Festival (TX), Tartan Day South (SC), West Tennessee's Celt Fest, the Gatlinburg Scottish Highland Games (TN), the Kansas City Scottish Highland Games, Western Kentucky Highland Festival, Michigan's Celtic Hammer Festival, the Virginia Highlands Festival and the Radford Virginia Highlanders Festival, the Dandridge Celtic Music Festival, Myrtle Beach Highland Games (SC), the Great Newtown Reunion (CT), Glasgow Highland Games International Festival (KY), Kaleidoscope Festival (Canada), Starwood in Ohio, PSG in Illinois, Paralounge, the Central Florida Highland Games and the Northeast Florida Scottish Highland Games in Florida and MORE VENUES THAN WE CAN COUNT!

Tuatha Dea has performed on stage with and accompanied Paul Simon, Alto Reed, James Mckinney and Jessica Lynn among others! Tuatha Dea is one of the 12 artists chosen for the 90th Anniversary Bristol Jubilee Sessions with Dolly Parton, Ritchie Owens and other great renowned acts.

What happens when a bunch of Scottish Pirates run across a wandering Minstrel and decide to play and sing around a fire? Chaos, Fun, Shenanigans, Mayhem... and yes, Music!

The Real Blarney Stoners and The Minstrel Rav'n present


November 2nd & 3rd, 2019

Appalachian Renaissance Faire

Come and meet some of the delightful characters who will populate the Duchy of Appalachia, when our 3rd Annual Renaissance Faire takes place in November 2019!

Gates open from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.


New Year's Eve, 2019

New Year's Eve Magical Masquerade Ball

Step into the romantic world of mystery, music and fairy magic; an occasion you will never forget!! Our 2019 event promises to be even more remarkable & elaborate than ever before!



Family Game Night

1st Monday of every month, 6 - 9 p.m..

Family Movie Night

3rd Friday of every month, 6:30 p.m..

Check back often for various scheduled classes and seminars through out the year!


Lords of Chivalry

Have questions? Contact us today!

You can take advantage of discounted room rates at the Holiday Inn Johnson City for this event if you mention us (Appalachian Renaissance Faire) when calling Holiday Inn 423.282.4611. Let them know you want to reserve your room for the Appalachian Renaissance Faire Masquerade Ball - act soon, space is limited!


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