Riverssance Festival - First Weekend of October

GPS LOCATION:  1301 Riverside Blvd, Sioux City, IA. 51109

Down where the mighty oaks rest along the banks of the Missouri River, you will find the Fun filled Renaissance village known as the Kingdom of Riverssance.

Riverssance 2022, October 1 & 2

Advance Tickets are on sale at Sioux City and South Sioux City Hy-Vee Stores from September 1-30 for $10 each!

Join us for a celebration of life, nature, festivity, music and song, drums, jousting, belly dancers, vendors, fairies and bird of prey, fantastic food, and more! The first weekend of October!



  •   Gates open at 10 am Saturday and Sunday, October 1 & 2, 2022.
  • Tickets are sold at the gate for 12.00 adults, $5 for 6-12, and under five are free!

  • Advance Tickets are on sale at Sioux City and South Sioux City Hy-Vee Stores from September 1-30 for $10 each. 
    • Smoker tickets are $25 each, and the patron must be age 21

Step Into The Renaissance with full armoured Jousting, Birds Of Prey, Dragons, Belly Dancing, Fairies, Palm Reading, crafts and delicious food.

Hunter Moon - The Riverssance Faire

  • Village Children

  • Gallant Knights

  • Fairies

Family Bonding, a Celebration of Music and Dance!


Some tribes called this Moon the Hunter's Moon, as it was the time to go hunting in preparation for winter.   We celebrate the final days of Autumn, the warmth of the hearth, family bonding, and a celebration of music and dance! 


Historical reenactments, delicious food, - a full-fledged Renaissance Festival await you. Richly Costumed characters roam the grounds to entertain children with magic, and serpents and birds of prey rest on the arms of strolling damsels.  A village market of artesian crafters circles the grounds for shoppers.   ATM Machines are available for the purchase of food and shopping. HUZZAH


AnnieO'Dell - Prairie Crone

Come see Mudman & The Crow Sisters and MUCH MORE!!

Our lovely Pub ladies will serve you drinks the days of Riverssance. Tickets are available in advance or at The Pub for the Saturday and Sunday Smoker. For this, ADULTS ONLY as entertainment can be bawdy.