This weekend at the Bay Area Renaissance Festival: Wine, Chocolate and Romance Festival

Other activities will include:



  • Vow renewals are offered each day at 11 a.m. with cake and punch following the ceremony


  • Couples chocolate pie eating contests


  • A grape stomp



Update: “A Knight to Remember”, the after hours masquerade ball, has been rescheduled for Saturday, April 16th.


See the list of theme weekends and the huge list of food being served to start planning your eating and drinking activities.


We’ll keep you updated on all of the tasty goings-on at the Ren Fest here at CL Food & Drink — keep checking back for more info!


The 33rd season of the Bay Area Renaissance Festival runs every weekend from Saturday, March 26th, until Sunday, April 17th, from 10 a.m.-6 p.m., as well as on Friday, March 11th for schools and senior day, and on St. Patrick’s Day from 5-10 p.m. Admission at the gate is $17.95 for adults, $9.95 for children 5-12, children 4 and under are free. Parking is free! 11315 N. 46th St, Tampa (across the street from MOSI). www.BayAreaRenaissanceFest.com

This weekend at the Bay Area Renaissance Festival it’s the Wine, Chocolate, and Romance Festival taking place on the fairgrounds in Piper’s Valley.

Chocolate shops and wineries from around Florida will be serving free samples and taking orders for future delivery.

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