OPENING DAY! St. Louis Renaissance Festival at Rotary Park in Wentzville. Dates: Saturdays & Sundays, September 17th through October 23rd, PLUS Monday, October 10th. The St. Louis Renaissance Festival is a "living history" event that recreates a 16th century village in Renaissance France. Visitors will enjoy artisan demonstrations of crafts and goods using period skills, jousting knights, strolling minstrels, performances on nine stages, all done by a costumed cast of re-enactors! There are children activities and shows, as well. Food and drink are in abundance. An admission fee is charged per person. FREE Parking. Festival hours are 10am-6pm, rain or shine. See website or the St Louis Renaissance Festival Facebook page for more info and to purchase advanced tickets.