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Address: 235 Main Street, Carver, MA 02330
Phone Number:
508-866-5391
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Sat - Sun 10:30 - 18:00
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King Richard's Faire opens weekends plus Labor Day & Columbus Day...

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.

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So expensive

This will be the 3rd time I have gone to king Richards Faire, and we only went because 1, my son has never been and 2, it was Carver day so you get in for free if you live there... read more

3 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
alicd81
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Boston, Massachusetts
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8 reviews
7 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My family and I absolutely loved this place. I always heard people talking about how excited they were to go to this faire and I knew a couple of actors. I saw the sign every year on 195 and I've always had an interest but never really knew much about it. Let me just say I've been missing out. It... More 

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Thank spjdg
Boston, Massachusetts
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34 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This will be the 3rd time I have gone to king Richards Faire, and we only went because 1, my son has never been and 2, it was Carver day so you get in for free if you live there. I would never pay for a ticket to get it. yes the shows are free, but everything else costs money.... More 

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Thank alicd81
Wareham, Massachusetts
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56 reviews
25 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016

We went to King Richard's Faire in September. Plan on a whole day. We were at the opening ceremony which was quite nice. The jousting was really good. The food is quite expensive. You have to buy tickets for the food. The food was okay. The best food was the onion blossom. The turkey leg was not cooked and the... More 

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Thank montana12392
Putnam, Connecticut
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13 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016

I have been wanting to go to King Richard's for years. I finally get the chance to go this year. We had already been planning on going with our three kids and I happened to find a Living Social deal and got a decent discount on the price. Which was great. However, when we got there I was not expecting... More 

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Thank Crystal B
Lowell, Massachusetts
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016

This was quite an experiencing of jousting, if you do not know the meaning of Jousting or to be jousted you will find out after the event is over. There was some occasional rudeness by the staff members but that must be all in the fun of the experience. Things were quite expensive and the acts on stages were always... More 

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Thank Tony J
Nashville, Tennessee
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10 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

We visited King Richard's Faire while in the Plymouth, MA area recently and had a wonderful time. The POURING rain all day didn't dampen our enthusiasm for the shows, participants, food or vendors. We did or watched it all - psychic reading, jousting contest, Jack-the-whipper, adult costume contest, turkey legs, lots of beer and more! There are some very, ahem,... More 

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Thank happy2go6
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8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

The reviews on this were very mixed and I went in having an idea of what to expect. I knew this fair would be expensive. Knowing that, it made it hard for me to enjoy. Buying tickets online does not save you money, that will cost you an additional 2 dollars. So buyer beware, save your cash and use it... More 

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Thank Kali C
Killingly, Connecticut
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28 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

I've been several times, and have enjoyed each visit. Set in the "forest", you get a taste of Renaissance fun and frolic. Down side is the price. Way over priced on many items. Still all in all, a great escape. Faire is open from Labor Day weekend to the end of October.

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3 Thank Linda I
Boston, Massachusetts
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32 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

I have been returning to KRF for many years now and it is a fun place for older children and adults to go. There is lots to do with various forms of entertainment (jousting, dancing, performance arts, acrobatics, etc.) and artisan shops of many medieval variety. The one con about the place is that it is fairly expensive to get... More 

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1 Thank ssaturn8842
Seekonk, Massachusetts
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34 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

This place has gone downhill and the prices have skyrocketed. If you want to pay $31 to get in the door - that allows you access to all of the shows who expect tips on top of the entrance fee - then you are ready for the KRF experience. Next - let's enjoy some food. $12 for a turkey leg;... More 

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