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King Richard's Faire

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235 Main Street, Carver, MA 02330
+1 508-866-5391
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My wife and I went last summer for the first time. All my life I had heard of tis place and... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Fun day out with friends.

Loved the whole setup. Parking is very easy, the people in the costumes are very friendly and very... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
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King Richard's Faire opens weekends plus Labor Day & Columbus Day Mondays September 5 - October 25, 2009. Entertainment, exotic animals, musicians, knights jousting on horseback! Contests, costumes, games for all ages. Enjoy delicious food, wine and beer while visiting our 16th century marketplace with artisans and handmade wares.
  • Excellent22%
  • Very good29%
  • Average24%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible11%
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235 Main Street, Carver, MA 02330
+1 508-866-5391
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Reviewed yesterday

My wife and I went last summer for the first time. All my life I had heard of tis place and wanted to go (not a big deal though). It ended up not being a big deal. First, it is ridiculously overpriced. The food is...More

Thank apatriot73
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Loved the whole setup. Parking is very easy, the people in the costumes are very friendly and very funny. It is happy fun atmosphere. We saw the Torture show, the Mud show and the Whip Show. All performances was well done, funny and worth it....More

Thank STravelsHappy
Reviewed 4 days ago

We had not been to a renaissance fair in 20 years and King Richard's Faire is pretty good as far as they go. Its a decent ride from Boston, but parking is free. The park area is wooded, which leaves a lot shade and there...More

Thank David M
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I've been thinking wanting to go to King Richards Faire since I started college in this area in 2004. I finally got there today! The check in process is quick and easy, as we attended with a Groupon. Parking was free. When you get through...More

1  Thank allisonp465
Reviewed 5 days ago

I never thought I would see myself at an event of this type but I have to tell you it was once on the most enjoyable, fun and entertaining event I have been to. We stayed for the entire day and didn't get board. I...More

Thank Jaxcat2015
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been wanting to go to King Richard's Faire for a while, so this year we thought why not, let's just go. We got some tickets off of Groupon and off we went on a Saturday. Upon arrival, I knew it was going to...More

Thank Alexandra_Brook
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went for the first time with my daughter. Really had a great time. A lot to see and do especially with kids. Very family friendly. Lots of shops with lots of period things to sell. Pricey in all of them. The Mud Show was hilarious...More

Thank rockladyNewHampshire
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've been going for years...(I sometimes get Free tickets)......It can be expensive esp. for Families...But what isn't these days........Just remember every thing has been Honed and engineered to separate you from your money...That being said It's still a fun outing If you're into the Ren-Faire...More

Thank Dean R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are in the area and don't mind paying a very high entry fee, give it a try! It is a great time to people watch, as you will encounter all types of people in all types of costumes, so that in itself is...More

Thank BunnyBinkster
Reviewed 9 August 2017

This is such a fun attraction which is why I rated it 4 stars, but it is quite expensive. Between the ticket prices, pay extra for kid rides and activities, and the cost of food (that isnt very good) it is NOT a cheap day...More

Thank Narci W
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28 August 2017|
Response from Chuckbrons | Reviewed this property |
The King Richard's site lists a $4 group rate discount for 25 or more. P.S. Cash only at Gate * BUT, Online... Credit card OK. Tix E-mailed to you so no LONG waiting at Gate. * There IS an ATM inside, but don't know if... More
2 October 2016|
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Response from Karen Z | Reviewed this property |
I agree with the above comments. Not much auxiliary seating. Benches at the stages fill quickly. I had to stand to see several of the performances. Might be a good idea to bring a blanket and find a seat on the ground.