Harvest Huzzah

Harvest Huzzah – October 9th, 2017

Columbus Day Monday has been an annual tradition at the Festival for over thirty years. The Festival is committed to making this day a valuable educational experience and an enjoyable time for learning. Students of all ages have a chance to do more than study the history in a book; it gives them a chance to live it!

School Groups may attend on Columbus Day or any other day the Festival is open. School group ticket pricing below.


Living History Tours

Take a Living History Tour and meet characters from the Renaissance! Tours run all day.


Hula Hoop Competition

You don’t have to jump through hoops to enter; you just need to be the last man, woman, or child hula hooping to win! Join in for FREE each day at 10:45pm at the Washing Well Stage.


Costume Contest

Showcase your best garb in this week’s FREE costume contest! Held daily at 1:15pm at the Washer Well Stage.


Root Beer Chug

Chug! Chug! Chug! Join our FREE root beer chugging contest and see if you can drink like a pirate! Daily at 2:45pm at the Washing Well Stage.


Villager Bingo

Can you find them all? Play Villager Bingo for FREE and win a FREE festival ride. Pick up your card at the Info Booth at the Front Gate. All day!


Weekend Promotions

Celebration of Cities (McPherson KS, Wichita, KS, Salina KS)

Residents from these cities will recieve $3 off their admission ticket when they present proof of residency at our box office.

Ladies’ Shopping Day

Grab your friends and join us for a day of shopping and wine for only $20! The discount ticket includes admission, glass of wine, gift bag, and the opportunity to receive discounts from select artisans all day!


Student Discount Ticket Prices

Adult Chaperones……….$13.95 (Regular $21.95)

Students (Grades 7-12)…$13.95 (Regular $21.95)

Children (Grades 1-6)…….$8.95 (Regular $12.95)

Food Books…..$5.00 ($6.00 Value)

One Free Chaperone for every 10 Students

In order to receive the Columbus Day pricing, your tickets must be purchased in advance. This pricing will not be available at the gate.