This spacious pavilion was built in 1998 from scratch, on the grounds and rubble of its tiny...MarylandRenaissanceFestivalRevel Grove boasts several outdoor theatres, including a variation of The Globe . Pictured, are...In the RenFaire parking lot, elephants parade out for the evening to wherever they sleep during the...There are no trick swords in the act though. He really does swallow more than twenty inches of...The Globe Theatre (at the MarylandRenaissanceFestivalThis spacious pavilion was built in 1998 from scratch, on the grounds and rubble of its tiny...This vendor produces candles and beauty products from the labor of those hardworking critters in the...The jousting arena serves between jousts for swordfights and human chess games....but has a painted firmament (see stars above Henry VIII's head).Professor Dumbledore made it to the MarylandRenaissanceFestival!Wood and gourd birdhouses -- homes for your tweetie!Me and Kat after the joust.MarylandRenaissanceFestivalAt the Market Stage near the jousting field, long-time festival perfomers Puke and Snot ...Fight School (and Fight School II) moved to the Market Stage this year.Musicians perform on the White Hart Tavern stage all afternoon. We missed the Pyrates Royale this...It also hosts the royal court (or in this case a pirate queen) to witness the events.The Globe Theatre is considerably smaller than the original in London...Practicing with crossbows.Another favorite sign, a warning to shoplifters.After the lance contests, the knights put on their helmets and commenced the jousting contest. Here...And here is the aforementioned banana slug dragon, held in front of a favorite vendor sign at a...Sorry you've missed us! The Old World Troubadour has appeared at ---- Aladin's Lamp Bookshop, Falls...were really getting into the spirit of the festival. There were so many people there many in...This is the woman who made Adam's banana slug dragon, though she is stuffing a different dragon in...Glassblowing demonstration seen between some of the lovely wares.Maggie Sansone plays the hammered dulcimer in front of a musical shoppe.Max and Mimi - MarylandRenaissanceFestival World Cup Soccer Fan - RFK Stadium - Washington, DC...Fight School! These two soon tossed aside their foils in favor of the lirpa.