Does the Renaissance Festival travel?

Some acts travel all across the country over the course of the year. Some may perform only at certain faires or for certain months. The same is true with vendors. Some may be local merchants with a presence at the faire or they may travel from faire to faire over the year.

Do you have to dress up for a Renaissance Faire?

Feel free to ease in to a Renaissance fair by dressing in your normal clothes. It's totally not necessary to dress up at all. Also know that you can if you want to, and that you don't have to go all out or be period-accurate. ... Tip: Fairs are usually a lot of walking, so wear comfy shoes or bring a backup pair.

Who owns the Renaissance Fair?

Doug Waterbury

What did the poor wear during the Renaissance?

Where as the poorer people in the Renaissance wore common fabrics that were cheaply available like wool and flax or even flannel. Women's Clothing: Women's dresses were made of silk or velvet and covered with detailed beading, which would go down to their ankles.

How did the Renaissance affect fashion?

Renaissance fashion also reflected a person's economic and social status. Depending on your class, you were only allowed to wear certain dresses or outfits; this is why it was so important for people to wear their wealth. ... Fashion was directly affected by strict laws of what certain people could or couldn't wear.

What did the Renaissance focus on?

The term "renaissance" means rebirth. The focus was on the rebirth of classical ideas and artistic works. The works of art of the period often reflect classical themes, including depictions of Greek deities.

Who is typically classified as one of the greatest composers of the Renaissance period?

Josquin de Prez