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a blog – by Greg First

Shamrocks & Shenanigans On Tap March 15th & 16th At Bay Area Renaissance Festival At MOSI

It just keeps getting better and better at this years Bay Area Renaissance Festival At MOSI. This weekend is Shamrocks and Shenanigans and it is you can join in for the 36th Annual St. Paddy’s Day Party. This weekend will be the Florida Highland Heavy Games Team Challenge, the Florida “Highlander” Open, Celtic Village, Wine & Beer tasting and a Men in Kilts Competition. There are thrilling rides, exciting games and contests throughout the Realm. Make sure to check out the family friendly magical Children’s Realm featuring free crafts, puppet shows, magic and more.

Send me an e-mail at gregfirstconsult@aol.com and let me know why you would like to go and you could win tickets to this years event. A drawing will be held on Thursday. The Bay Area Renaissance Festival is located at 46th and Fowler Ave next to the Museum of Science and Industry (MOSI) and across from the University of South Florida. Hours are 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday and parking is free. For more information go to http://www.bayarearenfest.com.Fairy&Flute

March 10, 2014 Posted by | BARF, Bay Area Renaissance Festival, Beer, Beer Fest, Belly Dancers, Chocolate, Fittleworth, High Seas Adventure, High Tea, Highland Fling, Highland Games, Huzzah, Jousting, King Henry, MOSI, Pet Fest, Pirates, Queen Katherine, Ren Fest, Romance, Shamrocks, Shamrocks & Shenanigans, St. Patricks Day Party, Wenches, Wine, Wonders of the World | Leave a comment

Buccaneer Beer Fest March 8th & 9th at Bay Area Renaissance Fest At MOSI

The fun continues at the Bay Area Renaissance Festival At MOSI this coming weekend. This weekends theme is the “Buccaneer Beer Fest” and features a great time for adults and kids as well. This weekend you will be treated to the 6th Annual Pet Fest, the Florida State Arm Wrestling Championships, Trader’s Port and of course Wine & Beer Tasting. Go on the website http://www.bayarearenfest.com and check out Henry’s Happy Hour, Renaissance Romance, the Pirate’s Gallery Restaurant, Royal High Tea and the Pub Crawl. There are thrilling rides, exciting games and contests throughout the Realm each day. Don’t forget to check out the Children’s Realm featuring free crafts, puppet shows, magic and more. Full Contact Armored Jousting, 200 Artisans for Endless Shopping, 15 Stages of Non-Stop Entertainment and Food & Drink Fit for a King. It doesn’t get any better than that. The Bay Area Renaissance Festival is located on 46th Street and Fowler Avenue next to the Museum of Science and Industry (MOSI) and across from the University of South Florida. The hours are 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. both days and parking is FREE. By the way, be looking for some of the characters from this years festival at the Founders Day parade on Saturday. I will be the MC of this years parade. Come and see me and ask about how you can win free tickets. The parade begins at 10 a.m.joust20

March 3, 2014 Posted by | BARF, Bay Area Renaissance Festival, Beer, Beer Fest, Belly Dancers, Chocolate, Fittleworth, High Seas Adventure, High Tea, Highland Fling, Highland Games, Huzzah, Jousting, King Henry, MOSI, Pet Fest, Pirates, Queen Katherine, Ren Fest, Romance, Royal Pet Fest, Shamrocks, Shamrocks & Shenanigans, St. Patricks Day Party, Wenches, Wine, Wonders of the World | Leave a comment

Media Day At The Bay Area Renaissance Festival At MOSI

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February 26, 2014 Posted by | BARF, Bay Area Renaissance Festival, Beer, Beer Fest, Belly Dancers, Chocolate, High Seas Adventure, Highland Fling, Highland Games, Jousting, MOSI, Pet Fest, Ren Fest, Romance, Shamrocks & Shenanigans, St. Patricks Day Party, Uncategorized, Wine, Wonders of the World | Leave a comment

WINE, CHOCOLATE AND ROMANCE KICKS OFF THE 2014 BAY AREA RENAISSANCE FESTIVAL AT MOSI

The 2014 Bay Area Renaissance Festival at MOSI kicks off with it’s first of many themed weekends starting with Wine, Chocolate and Romance on Saturday, February 22 & Sunday, February 23 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Some of the events include Chocolate Festival, Wine & Beer Tasting, Cupcake Crusades (Sunday), State Fencing Championship, Grape Stomp, Fudge Fling, Sweet Stroll, Wooing Contest, Couples Chocolate Pie Eating Contest and Steampunk Costume Contest. The festival is located at 11315 N. 46th Street next to the Museum of Science and Industry (MOSI) on Fowler Avenue. Go to http://www.bayarearenfest.com for a complete list of vendors, entertainment and many other things of interest. Keep checking back for your chance to win tickets to this years festival.

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February 5, 2014 Posted by | BARF, Bay Area Renaissance Festival, Beer, Beer Fest, Belly Dancers, Chocolate, Cinco de Mayo, High Seas Adventure, Highland Fling, Highland Games, Huzzah, Jousting, MOSI, Pet Fest, Ren Fest, Romance, Royal Pet Fest, Shamrocks & Shenanigans, St. Patricks Day Party, Uncategorized, Wine, Wonders of the World | Leave a comment

THE 2014 BAY AREA RENAISSANCE FESTIVAL IS COMING

Be watching for dates, times and other exciting information for the 2014 Bay Area Renaissance Festival at MOSI. Keep checking back for an opportunity to win tickets to this awesome event.king08_2

December 17, 2013 Posted by | BARF, Bay Area Renaissance Festival, Beer, Beer Fest, Belly Dancers, Chocolate, Cinco de Mayo, High Seas Adventure, Highland Fling, Highland Games, Huzzah, Jousting, MOSI, Pet Fest, Ren Fest, Romance, Royal Pet Fest, Shamrocks & Shenanigans, St. Patricks Day Party, Wine, Wonders of the World | 3 Comments

High Seas Adventure Wraps Up This Years Bay Area Renaissance Festival At MOSI

Fire Eating MNThis is the last weekend to pay a visit to The Village of Fittleworth at the Bay Area Renaissance Festival at MOSI. This weekends theme is the High Seas Adventure on April 6 & 7.  What started on February 23 comes to an end after this weekends many events that are scheduled. This looks to be one of the best weekends yet. Get ready for the BBQ Championships, FREE Wine Tasting  and a Tatoo Expo & Competition. Some of the other things that are new this year are Live Mermaids, Fairy Houses, Secret Garden, Cupcake Wars and lot’s of Merchants in the marketplace. Jousting, belly dancers, comedians, magic and much more. The Bay Area Renaissance Festival is located on the grounds of MOSI on the corner of 46th and Fowler across from the University of South Florida in Tampa. Hours are 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. rain or shine. Oh, and parking is always FREE. For a complete schedule go to http://www.bayarearenfest.com

April 1, 2013 Posted by | BARF, Bay Area Renaissance Festival, Beer, Beer Fest, Belly Dancers, Chocolate, Cinco de Mayo, Cinco de Mayo Fiesta Tampa, High Seas Adventure, Highland Fling, Highland Games, Huzzah, Jousting, MOSI, Pet Fest, Ren Fest, Romance, Royal Pet Fest, Shamrocks & Shenanigans, St. Patricks Day Party, Wine, Wonders of the World | Leave a comment

Festival Friday and Wonders of the World at the Bay Area Renaissance Festival at MOSI This Weekend.

ImageFestival FridayMarch 22nd and Wonders of the World March 23rd & 24th are this weekend at the Bay Area Renaissance Festival at MOSI. Friday is Ladies Shopping Day and Saturday and Sunday is the State Royal Archery Championships, State Belly Dance Championships and of course, FREE Beer Tasting.Lot’s of new things happening at the Ren Fest this year including Live Mermaids, Cupcake Wars, a Fairy House, Mud Show and Wheel of Death. In addition lot’s of great food, beer and wine and hundreds in the vendor village. The Bay Area Renaissance Festival is located of Fowler Ave and 46th in Tampa across from the University of South Florida. Hours are 10:00 – 6:00 Rain or Shine. Oh, and parking is FREE.

March 19, 2013 Posted by | BARF, Beer Fest, Chocolate, Cinco de Mayo, High Seas Adventure, Highland Games, Huzzah, Romance, St. Patricks Day Party, Uncategorized, Wonders of the World | , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Shamrocks & Shenanigans At The Bay Area Renaissance Festival At MOSI

joust19Coming up this weekend on March 16 & March 17 is the theme Shamrocks & Shenanigans at the Bay Area Renaissance Festival. Some of the highlights include the Irish Heavy Games Championships and FREE Green Beer Tasting. You can also check out the Wheel of Death, Mud Show, Fairy Garden, Cupcake Wars and see the beautiful Live Mermaids courtesy of MerBellas. Hundreds of Merchants in the marketplace and entertainment and food galore.

The Bay Area Renaissance Festival is located at 11315 North 46th Street in Tampa. The hours are 10am to 6pm, rain or shine. Don’t forget FREE parking. For more information to to www.BayAreaRenFest.com.

 

 

March 11, 2013 Posted by | BARF, Bay Area Renaissance Festival, Beer, Beer Fest, Belly Dancers, Chocolate, Cinco de Mayo, High Seas Adventure, Highland Fling, Highland Games, Huzzah, Jousting, MOSI, Pet Fest, Ren Fest, Romance, Royal Pet Fest, Shamrocks & Shenanigans, St. Patricks Day Party, Wine, Wonders of the World | Leave a comment

Buccaneer Beer Fest This Weekend At The Bay Area Renaissance Festival At MOSI March 9 and March 10

IMG_4556The Village of Fittleworth comes alive again this weekend at the Bay Area Renaissance Festival at MOSI. March 9 & March 10 is the Buccaneer Beer Fest. Some of the activities include the 6th Annual Pet Fest, Arm Wrestling Championships and FREE Beer tasting. In addition, check out the Live Mermaids, Cupcake Wars, Fairy Garden, the Splatter Time Players Mud Show and even the Wheel of Death. Hungry, food vendors galore. Beer and Wine…yes, yes, yes. It’s all happening and you are invited. Remember parking is FREE. The festival is located on the corner of 46th and Fowler Ave, next to the Museum of Science and Industry (MOSI) in Tampa. Hours are 10am – 6pm rain or shine.

March 3, 2013 Posted by | BARF, Bay Area Renaissance Festival, Beer, Beer Fest, Belly Dancers, Chocolate, Highland Games, Huzzah, Jousting, Pet Fest, Ren Fest, Romance, Royal Pet Fest, Shamrocks & Shenanigans, St. Patricks Day Party, Wine, Wonders of the World | Leave a comment

The LARGEST St. Patrick’s Day Party is at the Bay Area Renaissance Festival at MOSI this Saturday

Kick off St. Patrick’s Day with the Bay Renaissance Festival. Enjoy lively entertainment, refreshing green beer and much more. There will be lot’s of things happening at the Village of Fittleworth with Shamrocks & Shenanigans this Saturday and Sunday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Grab your kilt and check out the Highland Games, the Celtic Village and FREE Beer Tasting. Jousting, human chess matches and the New Bawdy Boys Pub Crawl. It’s all happening and you are invited and parking is always FREE. The festival grounds are located at Fowler Ave and 46th next to the Museum of Science and Industry across from USF. Looking forward to seeing you there.

March 14, 2012 Posted by | BARF, Bay Area Renaissance Festival, Beer, Beer Fest, Belly Dancers, Highland Fling, Highland Games, Huzzah, Jousting, MOSI, Ren Fest, Romance, Shamrocks & Shenanigans, St. Patricks Day Party, Wine | Leave a comment