Carolina Renassiance Festival

The Carolina Renassiance Festival is held Saturdays and Sundays Oct. 5 through Nov. 24. The Fairhaven is located on the Cabarrus-Mecklenburg County line off Poplar Tent Road and N.C. 73. Carolina Renassiance Festival photo

Autumn is around the corner and with it comes the Carolina Renaissance Festival. Pirates, Nobles, Mermaids and Knights - it takes a village of people to organize the region’s largest costume party! 

The Festival hires 350 seasonal employees on an annual basis. Seasonal employees will have the opportunity to hawk turkey legs and ale, sell admission tickets, greet guests, and more. 

Job hunters can apply online at or attend one of several upcoming Job Fairs to be held at the Renaissance Festival fairgrounds located at 16445 Poplar Tent Road, Huntersville, NC 28078. Job fair dates are: 

• Friday, September 6th – 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

• Saturday, September 7th – 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. 

Applicants should be prepared to produce documents showing they are able to work in the United States, if hired. Resumes are appreciated but not required for most positions. Questions can be directed to

The Carolina Renaissance Festival celebrates 26 Years of Cheers weekends, Saturdays and Sundays, October 5th through November 24th. The interactive event is a combination of outdoor theater, circus, arts and crafts fair, jousting tournament and feast - all rolled into one non-stop, day-long family adventure. 

This information and more can be found online at

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