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King Richard's Faire

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Very Entertaining

A little pricey for family entertainment but it was worth a shot. The people in character did a... read more

Reviewed November 20, 2018
Wicked fun!

A very fun day unlike any other. This was our first visit. We brought our son and his friend (both... read more

Reviewed October 14, 2018
Bedford, New Hampshire
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King Richard's Faire opens weekends plus Labor Day & Columbus Day Mondays September 5 - October 25, 2009. Entertainment, exotic animals, musicians, knights jousting on horseback! Contests, costumes, games for all ages. Enjoy delicious food, wine and...more
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235 Main St, Carver, MA 02330-1543
+1 508-866-5391
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Reviewed December 18, 2018 via mobile

Always a great time, something always different to see! Tons of festivities, animals shows, rides and games. And there is always the jousting. The food is a fun adventure, huge Turkey drumsticks and soup bowls with stew. Also serve beer and wine!

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed November 20, 2018

A little pricey for family entertainment but it was worth a shot. The people in character did a really good job and there was much to see. I would have to recomment taht you get there as soon as they open otherwise you won't get...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed October 24, 2018 via mobile

It’s ridiculous getting around using a wheelchair. The ground isn’t flat! Tripping hazards everywhere you step. There are some buildings that have ramps (definitely don’t meet ADA standards) they are too steep to get up without assistance and once you get into them they’re so...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 21, 2018

A recived a free ticket from a vendor to come back and buy something I orderd. I was a the gate and was standing in back of a mother and little girl. I heard her tell the little girl, Wow! this cost a lot to...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 14, 2018 via mobile

A very fun day unlike any other. This was our first visit. We brought our son and his friend (both 9) who were thrilled. There are a lot of things to do and see. The people watching is a blast. A TON of visitors dress...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 9, 2018

Disappointing experience. I have been to previous Renaissance festivals and we decided to try the Faire for day trip with children. The total experience could be summer up as being financially raped for a sub par experience. Entrance fees of $32 per person gets you...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed October 8, 2018

We have been bringing our kids to King Richard's Faire for years. This year we saw one of the best shows to date...Up In Arms, he is hysterical (a bit PG-13) and worth taking note of his times. We never miss the Washing Well Wenches...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

I go every year. I have grown up on some of the acts and always enjoy the new ones. It's a family event however some of the jokes are a little racy...but most go right over the kids heads. The food is expensive but that's...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed October 1, 2018 via mobile

My dad brought me to King Richards Faire when I was a kid. We were happy to bring our teenaged boys and get them off electronics for the day! Yes, it’s a bit expensive...but you know that going in. The actors all seem to take...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed October 1, 2018

I've been to other Ren Faires, and this one is much more commercial than others. Basically, you walk around and spend money. As other reviewers have noted, it is expensive and food is overpriced - $5 for a soft drink. They don't take credit cards,...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Alysha B
September 23, 2017|
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Response from Chuckbrons | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, just for the day. Imagine... MANY people would simply sell their stub the following day and essentially get in for free. It IS a long day of viewing though... about 6-7 hours. Expensive but...So are football and... More
August 27, 2017|
Response from Chuckbrons | Reviewed this property |
The King Richard's site lists a $4 group rate discount for 25 or more. P.S. Cash only at Gate * BUT, Online... Credit card OK. Tix E-mailed to you so no LONG waiting at Gate. * There IS an ATM inside, but don't know if... More
October 1, 2016|
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Response from Karen Z | Reviewed this property |
I agree with the above comments. Not much auxiliary seating. Benches at the stages fill quickly. I had to stand to see several of the performances. Might be a good idea to bring a blanket and find a seat on the ground.