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Men dressed as pirates prepare a cannon on a pirate ship at the Arkansas Renaissance Festival.

Date: April 27, 2024
Time: 9:00 AM

Join us for a day filled with the thrill of the Highland Games and the enchantment of May Day festivities at the scenic Dragonstone Springs on April 27th! The festivities kick off at 9:00 AM promising a day of excitement and entertainment for all.

Ticket prices| Kids $5.00 | Adults $10.00 | Seniors 62+ $7.50

Event Highlights

An ax embedded in the center of a wooden target at the Arkansas Renaissance Festival.

Highland Games Competitions

Watch the awe-inspiring feats of strength and skill in traditional Scottish events such as the caber toss, hammer throw, shot put, and the sheaf toss. Men's and women's competitions will showcase the best athletes, and newcomers are encouraged to sign up and test their mettle.

A belly dancer dances with finger cymbals at the Arkansas Renaissance Festival.

Live Performances

Three stages will host a variety of acts throughout the day. As part of our search for fresh talent, we welcome performers who aspire to grace the stages at the upcoming ARF. It's your chance to shine and captivate the audience with your skills and artistry!

A little girl with a red flower crown is holding hands with the girl next to her and dancing in a circle at the Arkansas Renaissance Festival.

May Day Traditions

Immerse yourself in the celebration of May Day with delightful maypole dances and witness the crowning of the May Queen. Revel in the traditions that mark the arrival of spring and celebrate the beauty of nature.

Wooden booth selling colorful items at the Arkansas Renaissance Festival.

Shop from Vendors

Explore our marketplace with a diverse array of vendors offering unique crafts, delicious treats, and artisanal goods. Discover treasures, indulge your taste buds, and support local businesses!

Mark Your Calendars!

Whether you’re a sports enthusiast, a performing artist, a vendor with unique wares, or someone who simply appreciates a lively celebration, the Highland Games at Dragonstone Springs offer an unforgettable experience. Bring your friends and family for a day filled with excitement, entertainment, and magic!