Buccaneer Beer Fest

Buccaneer Beer Fest – September 1st, 2nd & 3rd, 2018

Opening Weekend

Three full days of entertainment, laughter, and celebration!

Compete in one of our 9 daily Contests in the Trade Winds (just past the Jousting Fields)!

Fairy Houses Accepted at King’s Gate & Queen’s Gate until 1pm! (At the Will Call Window after 1pm) Download your registration form and save time at the gate! Contest Page

Candy Corn Relay – 10:30am

A great way to use up some of that energy the little ones built up on the ride to Festival! Kids race to fill their cup the fullest with this favorite fall candy before time runs out. Want to test your speed & dexterity too? Come back at 4:30pm for King’s Nuts Relay!

Hula Hoop Contest – 11:15am

You don’t have to jump through hoops to enter; you just need to be the last one hula hooping to win! Great fun for the whole Family.

Costume Contest – 12:00pm

Kids love costumes and so do we! Let them show off their favorite to rounds of appreciative applause. Open to children 16 and under. Have great garb, but over 16, your chance to show it off is at 3:15pm!
Costume contest sponsored by 

Balloon Toss – 1:30pm

It sure is tempting on a hot summer day, but don’t let that water balloon pop if you want to win great prizes! Team up with friends and family to see who can get the furthest apart before their balloon pops!

Root Beer Chug – 2:15pm

Quench your thirst like a pirate! Chug down your Root Beer before the others and win! One of our most versatile competitions, we love changing this chugging contest up to make it the most fun for the competitors and crowd! Bring the whole Family, Friends, and recruit as you pass through the lanes!

Costume Contest – 3:15

Time for those over 16 to show off their garb!

Mr. Renaissance and his Beard! Best Beard Competition – 3:45

Mr. Renaissance is charming, witty, and attractive! We believe a Beard can be all these things as well! Put your whiskers to the test in one of the following categories and may the best Beard win!

♠ Best Design/Style ♠ Longest Beard ♠ Grizzliest (Fullest) Beard  ♠ Best Mustache

Sponsored by 

King’s Nuts Relay – 4:30pm

An adult version of the Candy Corn Relay – the team with the most nuts in bowl when time runs out wins!

Hot Polish Sausage Eating Competition 5:20pm

Who can devour their sausage the fastest? Find out

Sausage eating competition brought to you by 


Weekend Promotions:

Celebration of Cities (Liberty, MO – Olathe, KS – Leavenworth, KS)

Residents from these cities will receive $3 off their admission ticket when they present proof of residency at our box office. September 3, 4 & 5

Harvesters Food DriveDonate 5 non-perishable food items and receive a Buy One, Get One ticket opportunity on a regular priced Adult admission ticket! Please, no expired food!

College Weekend – Bring a valid student ID to receive a $10 admission ticket and a voucher for a free beverage. Alcohol drinks for patrons 21+. Discount cannot be combined with any other offers.

Artisan Appreciation WeekendsThe first three weekends (Sept 1nd through 16th) of the Festival, our patrons will be able to support their favorite shoppes’ & get rewarded! Turn in your receipts totaling $150 or more and receive one free admission ticket to return on one of the remaining weekends!