Bay Area Renaissance Festival

This notice appeared in the Weekly Phoenix between February 19, 2019 and March 4, 2019.

February 19, 2019

Hear ye, hear ye, the Employee Activities Committee invites you to head back into time and enjoy the experience of an era where kings and queens ruled. Witness or try out 16th century games, rides, arts, crafts, food music and meet fun loving eccentric characters at the Bay Area Renaissance Festival!

General Bay Area Renaissance Festival Information

  • The Renaissance Festival is open Saturdays and Sundays through March 31 from 10 a.m.-6 p.m.
  • The Festival is open rain or shine and parking is always free.
  • Festival Location: 11315 N. 46th Street, Tampa, FL 33617
  • Festival website:
  • Each weekend of the Festival has a theme:
    • Feb. 23-24, Wine, Romance, & Chocolate
    • March 2-3, Pirate & Pet Fest
    • March 9-10, Barbarian Brew Fest
    • March 16-17, Shamrocks & Shenanigans
    • March 23-24, High Seas Adventure
    • March 29, Festival Friday
    • March 30-31, Wonders of the World

To purchase tickets:

  • Go to website and click on Purchase Tickets.
  • Select General Admission Tickets.
  • Select the number of adult and child tickets needed.
  • Enter Florida Polytechnic University’s  promo code FLPOLYU19 in the Promotional Code box.
  • Click Apply.
  • Entering payment information to complete the transaction.
  • Tickets are emailed to the Employee/Student. Print the tickets at home or show them on their phone.


  • Company Promo Code is valid on Festival General Admission tickets and is not valid on Season Passes or other Festival Daily Events.
  • Online Consignment Tickets are $17.50 Adult and $9.50 Child (5-12 years). Handling fee is included in the price.
  • Tickets at the Festival Gate are $21.95 Adult and $13.95 Child. Children 4 and under are free.
  • Tickets must be purchased using your email.
  • Promo Code is only for Florida Polytechnic employees and students and cannot be shared with others.
  • Promo Code cannot be posted in an area where it can be seen (such as public websites, email broadcast, or written document, etc.)

Contact Sherri Pavlik for more information.