Only two weeks to go before Silver Kingdom Festival!


Knights in shining armor battling it out before your very eyes!

Silver Knights Jousting

Jousting on real horses!


Pirates that go BOOM on their guns and cannons!

skf finale

Singing too!

You can now buy your tickets ONLINE!!!

Dates are August 15th and 16th from 10:30 am to 5 pm each day!

Tickets are $15 for adults, and $10 for kids ages 6 – 14 and Seniors ages 65 +, Group packages are also available!

Lots of hand crafted items for you to buy and great food and drinks as well!

Great family fun at an affordable price!

For more information, please see our website at or you can see our event on Facebook here



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 Festival  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 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”

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 with what it is you sell and a website.


10 Days to Go for Silver Kingdom Festival – Confirmed Performers for 2014

We are getting ready for our biggest event yet!  Silver Kingdom Festival is coming in only 10 days!  There are so many acts that we’ll have 4 stages in total including the Tavern!

Here are the confirmed performers for 2014!

Our plot theme this year is brand new and is all about Red Hood!  Will she ever get to meet Granny?  She must avoid being a Pirate!  

Special thanks goes to: 

Michelle Teixeira as Red Hood

Jeffrey Ludy as Sir IvanBeenAbout

Katie Fortier as The Bard/Narrator

Iris Scialdone as Fairy Step Mother

Larry Scialdone as Oliver Branchbee

with special guests Rufus, Captain Wolf and Granny Grue and of course our Jousting Team who has requested to play along with the plot – look out for the Ugly Step Brothers and a Special Surprise guest!

A New Silver Kingdom Festival for 2014

Contact: Gia Volterra de Saulnier

PhinnVolt Enterprises

  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 ; Sword demonstrations from Phoenix Swords ; 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


Abbadia Mare Festival has been confirmed!

Yep, you read that right!  PhinnVolt Enterprises is now going to be doing THREE events this season!

In order:


  1. Black Swan Inn Renaissance Festival :  354 West Main Street, Tilton, NH coming June 28th and 29th of 2014.  Come to this Historic Victorian Inn and also take a step back in time to see Knights, Maidens, Minstrels and Pirates!  Hours will be from 11 am to 5 pm each day.  Tickets are $10 for adults, $5 for kids ages 5 – 12 and kids ages 4 and under are free.  We are still looking for vendors!  Website coming soon!  We will be having Turkey Legs! 🙂
  2. Abbadia Mare Renaissance Festival : 80 Hesperus Ave, Gloucester, MA (parking will be located at Stage Fort Park ONLY for an additional $15 per vehicle), coming July 19th and 20th of 2014.  This is a benefit for the amazingly beautiful Hammond Castle Museum in Gloucester!  Come storm the Castle with us!  Hours will be 11 am to 5 pm each day.  Tickets are $15 for adults, $10 for kids ages 5 – 11 and kids ages 4 and under are FREE.  Website is This is NOT a wheelchair friendly nor is it a Stroller friendly venue due to the numerous crooked stairs at this venue.  2011-07-23_Abbey_by_the_Sea_Ren-Fest_IMG_6675_1280x960
  3. Silver Kingdom Renaissance Festival:  120 Northside Road, Charlton, MA coming August 16th and 17th of 2014.  Hours will be from 1o:30 am to 5 pm each day.  Tickets are $15 for adults, $10 for kids ages 5 -12 and kids ages 4 and under will be Free.  We will be having LIVE JOUSTING (so excited) and Turkey legs!  From every full priced adult ticket, $2 will be donated to The Wounded Warriors Foundation.  We are still looking for vendors for this event as well!  For more information, see our website at

All in all, this will be a very busy season for us and we hope to see you at one of our events!  More information will be posted hopefully shortly!

PhinnVolt Enterprises season for 2014

I know that 2013 year isn’t quite over (yet), but I figured I would resurrect this blog since we don’t know if Abbadia Mare (our festival we do at Hammond Castle in July) is happening or not.

I DO know that we have a very busy 2014 season coming and here is what we are up to.

  • Black Swan Inn Renaissance Festival will be happening next June 28th and 29th of 2014 at the lovely Black Swan Inn located at 354 West Main Street in Tilton, NH.  This two day event will be a family fun filled event with Pirates, Knights and vendors!  Hours will be from 11 am to 5 pm – Ticket prices and Website coming very shortly – so stay tuned!  If you would like to be a vendor or performer, please e mail us at
  • Silver Kingdom Renaissance Festival is our latest venture that we are really excited about!  This will be going on August 16th and 17th of 2014 (my birthday weekend :D) at Ye Olde Commons – 120 Northside Road, Charlton, MA.  This two day event will sure to bring memories to last a lifetime!  We just confirmed The Silver Knights Jousting Team!  See and we’re now looking for vendors!  If you are interested, please e mail us at and see our website at

More information should be coming shortly so stay tuned!