Faire Fun at Hammond Castle – Press Release

Faire Fun at Hammond Castle

May 2017 – Press Release

PhinnVolt Enterprises

Gloucester, MA

On the dates of July 15th and 16th of 2017, the 7th annual Renaissance Festival will commence at Hammond Castle at 80 Hesperus Avenue, Gloucester, MA.

From 11 am to 5 pm each day, you and your families will enjoy entertainment from the World Famous Jester Paolo Garbanzo along with Knights, Music, Hand made crafts and so much more!

Food and snacks such as Kettle Corn, Del’s Frozen Lemonade and Turkey Legs will all be available as well during the days.

Tickets are only available at the Castle when you arrive. Ticket prices are: $15 for adults, $11 for kids ages 5 to 11 and kids ages 4 and under are free.

The only available parking is located at Stage Fort Park and that is an additional fee, however, free busing to and from the venue will be provided.

Please note that due to the Historical Nature of the Venue, it is not wheelchair accessible (nor is it stroller friendly) due to all the stairs.

For more information, please visit their website at http://www.abbadiamarefestival.com

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Photo credit – Michael Meissner – July 19, 2015

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Upcoming this year for 2015!

As the snow melts slowly away, we realized we only have 5 months before we go into our season for the summer so here we go with our season for 2015!

First up is our event at Hammond Castle called “Abbadia Mare Festivalhttp://www.abbadiamarefestival.com  which will be going on July 18th and 19th of 2015 from 11 am to 5 pm each day.  This is our fifth year that we get to storm Hammond Castle in Gloucester, MA.  The address of the venue is 80 Hesperus Avenue, Gloucester, MA.  Tickets are $15 for adults, $10 for kids ages 5 – 11, and kids ages 4 and under are free.  Parking is located at Stage Fort Park, which is an additional $15 per vehicle, but free busing is provided to and from the venue.

*Please note that this venue has a LOT of stairs, this is NOT a wheelchair friendly venue, nor is it stroller friendly.*

Hammond Castle Front towers

Hammond Castle Front towers

We know that there are a few changes coming and we’ll be putting the press release out very soon, but we are currently still looking for vendors.  If you are a Renaissance themed vendor, then please send us an email to abbadiamarefestival@gmail.com with what it is you sell along with pictures and a website.

Next up for us is our second year as the new management for “Silver Kingdom Renaissance Festival” http://www.silverkingdomefestival.com

Silver Knights go jousting

Silver Knights go jousting

Which is going to be August 15th and 16th of 2015 from 10:30 am to 5 pm each day.  This is located at 120 Northside Road, Charlton, MA which has free parking!  Tickets are $15 for adults, $10 for kids ages 5 – 12, and kids ages 4 and under are FREE.

We are looking for more vendors for this event!  If you are interested, please send us an e mail to infoskrf@gmail.com with what it is you sell and a website.

HUZZAH!

Silver Kingdom Festival – confirmed vendors and demonstrators

As we count down the days to Silver Kingdom Festival this coming weekend, this post is featuring all the vendors that are coming to this Festival!  All of the vendors are also listed on our website as well!  http://www.silverkingdomfestival.com  – we have a LOT of vendors coming to this event!  Do know that we do NOT have an ATM on site – but most of these vendors will accept credit cards!

 

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Right, that’s all of them – sorry for the long post!  Hope to see you and your families this weekend!

A New Silver Kingdom Festival for 2014

Contact: Gia Volterra de Saulnier

PhinnVolt Enterprises

infoskrf@gmail.com

  PhinnVolt Enterprises

Press Release

A New Silver Kingdom Renaissance Festival for 2014

Renaissance Festival under new ownership

Charlton, MA, June 18Silver Kingdom Color A JPG, 2014:

Once upon a time, there was a Festival that was held in Charlton, MA where knights are bold and maidens fair with music all in the air, and this year it goes under new management that is best known for Winslowshire Festival for the Animals and Abbadia Mare Festival.

Silver Kingdom Festival commences this year at Ye Olde Commons located at 120 Northside Road, Charlton, MA on August 16th and 17th from the hours of  10:30 am to 5 pm each day, you and your families can come out to join the merriment which includes: Jousting from The Silver Knights http://thesilverknights.com/ ; Sword demonstrations from Phoenix Swords http://www.phoenixswords.com/index.html ; Music from The Harper and Minstrel, and Pirates called Primrose Pirates with cannons as well and so much more!

The director, Richard Saulnier said “We’re so delighted that we could help bring this Festival back for families to attend, we’re hoping that everyone enjoys the event.”   His wife, Gia Volterra de Saulnier agrees “We are excited for the new performers and vendors coming!  We are so thankful for the outpouring of support of friends and family for our new endeavor.”

Tickets are $15 for adults, $10 for kids ages 5 – 12, and kids ages 4 and under are free! For more information on the event, please see their website at http://www.silverkingdomfestival.com

 

Black Swan Inn Renaissance Festival – listing of vendors and performers

We have only 18 days to go before Black Swan Inn Renaissance Festival which will be going on June 28th and 29th of 2014 at the Black Swan Inn located at 254 Main Street, Tilton, NH.  The Festival will commence from 11 am to 5 pm each day.  Tickets will be: $10 for adults, $5 for kids ages 5 to 12 and kids ages 4 and under will be free.  Parking will be located at 435 West Main Street, Tilton, NH.

Here is the listing of all the performers and vendors that we will have at our event:

Vendors and demonstrators:

Performers:

We hope that you and your families can join us for a weekend that will be filled with fun and excitement!

Press Release for Abbadia Mare Festival – Renaissance Festival returns to Hammond Castle for 4th year!

Gloucester, MA, May 18, 2014:

Knights in shining armor, musicians and bards roaming, hand crafted wares and goods from the medieval period along with demonstrators who will show you and your families how things were made all are coming back to Hammond Castle Museum in Gloucester, MA for one weekend in July!

 

This year’s Festival will occur on July 19th and 20th from 11 am to 5 pm each day.  Tickets are: $15 for adults, $10 for kids ages 5 to 11 years of age, and kids ages 4 and under will be free to attend.  Parking will be located at Stage Fort Park, also in Gloucester, MA that is an additional $15 to park vehicles, but free busing to and from the Castle will be provided.

 

The festival producers, Richard and Gia Saulnier (aka The Phinn’s) are excited about coming back for a fourth year and looking forward to a few changes that are expected for the 2014 season.

 

Family friendly fun with a Human Chess Match each day and amazing food and drinks will also be there for the weekend.

 

Please note that Hammond Castle does have a lot of stairs and is not recommended for those in wheelchairs or for little ones in strollers.

 

For more information please visit our website at http://www.abbadiamarefestival.com

Hammond Castle Front towers

Hammond Castle Front towers

Black Swan Inn Renaissance Festival – Press Release

Black Swan Inn

354 Main Street

Tilton, NH 03276

Gia Volterra de Saulnier

giazz@comcast.net

PRESS RELEASE

For Immediate Release

April 28th, 2014

Tilton, NH

During the weekend of June 28th and 29th of 2014, the historic venue called Black Swan Inn located at 354 Main Street, Tilton, NH will be transported back through time with a one weekend Renaissance Festival filled with Pirates, Knights doing hand to hand combat, Music, Belly Dancing and one of a kind handmade crafts!

For just $10 per ticket, this fun family filled event will have food and will show off the grounds of the beautiful Historic Black Swan Inn.

This event will go from 11 am to 5 pm each day.  Parking will be located at 435 W. Main St. Tilton, 3rd Driveway on the right after High School; we ask that you use the 1st parking lot on left across from baseball field.

For more information, please see the fan page at https://www.facebook.com/BlackSwanInnRenFest

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