LAKE HAVASU CITY - ARIZONA'S HOME OF THE LONDON BRIDGE!
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2018 London Bridge Renaissance Faire:
Friday, March 9 & Saturday, March 10 from 10 am–6 pm; Sunday, March 11 from 10 am–4 pm
The London Bridge Renaissance Faire will be held in beautiful Lake Havasu City, Arizona’s home to the London Bridge! The Faire grounds are located at SARA (Special Activities and Recreation Area) Park Rodeo Grounds, 7200 Dub Campbell Pkwy, Lake Havasu City, AZ, 86406. The SARA Park entrance is at 1799 McCulloch Blvd South. PLEASE NOTE: If you are entering the venue address into a map program for directions, be sure to input 1799 McCulloch Blvd South, NOT 1799 South McCulloch Blvd. We have discovered that entering the latter brings you to the wrong location in another part of town. (Faire Grounds Directions).
WHAT IS A RENAISSANCE FAIRE?
If you’ve never experienced a Renaissance Faire, it is a festival with stage & street performers in period costumes, bringing medieval history to life in a fun & dramatic way! In the Arenaat the London Bridge Renaissance Faire, we'll havetheArmored Combat League U.S. Nationals in Havasu, featuring free-style combat between fighters clad in medieval armor vying for a spot in the International Medieval Combat Federation competition held this year in Scotland. In the Villageand On the Stages, we'll also have three days of feasting, merrymaking, music, & laughter, with jugglers, musicians, belly dancers, a fencing school, & a myriad of roving village characters & minstrels. Renaissance Guilds will interact with faire-goers & populate the shire with their demonstrations & encampments. You’ll also find a marketplace with arts & crafts, where you can see artisan demonstrations & even participate; delicious food & drink (including our Troll Under the Bridge Tavern); & Pirate's Cove, where the young & the young at heart can escape into a world of buccaneers, smugglers, and booty.
Please note:Faire admission at the gate is CASH ONLY. An ATM will be located near the Ticket Booth.
All tickets are available for purchase online or at the venue. Get Tickets Online! For online purchases, please be sure to print out your receipt and bring it to the gate for admission, or show your receipt on your mobile device. No actual ticket will be issued.
The following rate schedule applies for gate prices at the 2018 London Bridge Renaissance Faire:
WHAT DOES THE ADMISSION PRICE INCLUDE?
All entertainment, shows, & numerous free activities. The ACL U.S. Nationals, with grandstand seating, is included in the ticket price. You may choose to purchase arts & crafts items, game tickets, food, & drinks.
HOW DO THE WRISTBANDS WORK?
If you would like to leave the Faire & come back later that day, or return at any time on Friday, Saturday, or Sunday, be sure to be wearing your purchased wristband.
IS THERE LODGING NEAR THE FAIRE?
Yes. The 2018 London Bridge Renaissance Faire is now offering on-site camping at the lowest prices in town! For a Ren-style lodging experience, visit Camping at the LBRF to learn more & reserve your spot. For our more discriminating guests, visit our Lodging page to learn more about our partner hotels, who are offering lodging opportunities at special rates.
ARE CREDIT CARDS ACCEPTED?
Admission to the Faire is CASH ONLY. Some vendors may accept credit cards.
IS THERE AN ATM?
Yes, there will be an ATM located near the the Ticket Booth at the Faire grounds.
ARE COSTUMES REQUIRED?
To enjoy the Faire, you can come as you are! Dress comfortably & appropriately. Proper tasteful attire, including shoes & shirts, must be worn at all times. If you’d like to join in the fun by dressing up, your participation is welcome & encouraged! To learn more about costume possibilities, visit Costumes & Characters. If you'd like to purchase a costume, we have some suggestions at Find Your Costume.
ARE COSTUME WEAPONS ALLOWED?
All costume weapons must be secured (peace-tied). In other words, weapons may not be brandished for any purpose at the event. Our security will enforce this rule at the gate & around the Faire. Safety is of utmost importance, as this is a family event. Bows and arrows are allowed under strict conditions. Bows must be unstrung or strung with material incapable of holding significant tension. All arrows must be bound together & fixed to the quiver. Do not remove arrows for demonstration purposes. No real guns or rifles are allowed as costume weapons. For further costume FAQs, visit Costume Policies.
ARE THERE ANY SPECIAL CODES OF CONDUCT?
The event is family-friendly, & we endeavor to provide a safe, fun, & enjoyable experience for all guests. Respect for others & common courtesy to fellow patrons is expected. The use of profanity or unsafe, offensive, disruptive, or illegal behavior will not be tolerated. All venues are subject to these rules of conduct.
IS OUTSIDE FOOD AND DRINK ALLOWED?
No outside food & drink is permitted. Infant formula/food is an exception to this rule.
ARE ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES SERVED?
Beer & wine are available for purchase from 10:00 am to 6:00 pm on Friday& Saturday, & from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm on Sunday. Proper ID is required. No alcohol may be carried outside of the Faire grounds. Security personnel reserve the right to refuse alcohol to anyone as deemed necessary.
IS THE FAIRE WHEELCHAIR ACCESSIBLE?
The Faire grounds are located at the SARA Park Rodeo Grounds. Wheelchairs & motorized wheelchairs are allowed. Accessible parking & accessible portable toilets are available.
ARE PETS ALLOWED AT THE FAIRE?
Pets are not permitted but service animals are welcome.
IS SMOKING PERMITTED ON FAIRE GROUNDS?
Smoking is allowed in designated areas only. For the comfort of all guests, smoking is strictly prohibited in the arena, in shops, or near stages & audience areas.
ARE CELL PHONES ALLOWED?
Cell phones set to the vibrate mode is respectful of your fellow patrons. Cell phone usage is not permitted in the audience area of any stage performance.
WHAT HAPPENS IF IT RAINS?
An unlikely event in Lake Havasu, but in the event of inclement weather, the Faire will be open rain or shine.
IS THERE A LOST AND FOUND?
Yes, there is a Lost & Found located near the Front Gate. Lost children will be escorted to the Lost & Found area. You may also notify any Security personnel or Staff member, identified by their uniform shirts.
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