With more than 340 unique shoppes, you’ll find gifts to die for. Spend Black Friday, Nov. 26, at the Texas Renaissance Festival from 9 a.m. to dusk.

Thy merriment awaits during our final weekend – a Celtic Christmas! Spend Black Friday at the Texas Renaissance Festival, Texas’ best kept shopping secret. With more than 340 unique shoppes, you’ll find something for everyone on your gift list. Our working artisans and craftsman will create your special gift right before your very own eyes. One of a kind items made by our acclaimed working artists include blown glass, hammered medallions, carved candles, bronze cast sculptures and more! In addition, the Festival has hundreds of shoppes overflowing with gifts you will not find anywhere else. Everything from fine hand-crafted jewelry, pottery, leather, clothing, art, furniture, spices and home décor to whimsical nick-knacks, hats and toys can be found.

Once your shopping is finished, you can enjoy escapism entertainment at its best! Costumed performers inspire continuous laughter on stages located throughout the Festival with hundreds of daily performances. Choose from an almost infinite offering of delicious gourmet food, festival fare and soul warming or thirst quenching beverages. The entire family will be amused by the games of skill and human-powered rides. Meander about our lush landscaped grounds covered with beautiful gardens and vines and end the perfect day watching the Royal Fireworks which are held at dusk above the Festival’s lake.

Begin your holiday festivities at the Texas Renaissance Festival on Black Friday during our Celtic Christmas celebration. Revel in the sights, sounds and smells of the holiday season – 16th Century style.

Tickets are available at our discount ticket outlets throughout Texas and southwest Louisiana: HEB, Woodforest National Bank, Randalls, Market Basket stores and select Walgreens and Brookshire Brothers locations. Tickets are also available on the Festival website at or by calling 800-458-3435. The Festival is conveniently located just 50 miles Northwest of Houston on beautifully landscaped grounds at 21778 FM 1774, between Magnolia and Plantersville, Texas. Parking is free and campsites are available for an additional charge. Visit or call 1.800.458.3435 for more information.