From March 24-25, 2018 in Lompac, CA the Spring Lompoc Renaissance Faire is held at River Park from 10 AM to 6 PM. You can purchase tickets here. They offer a discount for military members and seniors, and they also offer a weekend pass at a discounted rate if you plan on going days. The faire takes place during the Elizabethan era.
Check out the full contact jousting tournament featuring the Knights of Mayhem when you visit.. The Knights of Mayhem are a jousting group you may have seen on TV on the National Geographic channel. Two entertainment stages, pirates, a black powder demonstration, and craft vendors will add to your time travel experience.
The festival producers also feature another faire in Escandio at Felicitia County Park. The Escandio faire runs weekends from April 28-May 6, 2018. They also have a Pirate Festival in Lompac on August 25-26, 2018. You can use the same link above for tickets to those events too, just choose the right event.
Looking to get into the spirit of the festivals? Learn how to dress like a pirate with our guide.