Photo: Cassie Gonzales 2022

Stage & Lane Shows

23 Stages with Live Entertainment

Scottish Egg Eating Contest

Who's Hungry? Scottish Egg Eating contest during Celtic Weekend at the Sea Hag Stage. Come cheer your friends on in this great feat of meats! Be sure to register at the Exit gate by 1:00 pm each day to guarantee your spot! (In the event a competitor does not show up, volunteers will be selected from the audience!)

Sir Real, the Puppet Man

  • Lane Performer
Bringing spectacle to the lanes, Sir Real dazzles and teases with puppetry and fantastic costumes. Keep an eye out for hobby horses, immense butterflies, and "Baby" in his high chair. Can be found roaming the Lanes throughout the Village.

Statue Comedius de Marbelous

  • Lane Performer
There are many Living Statues, but there is only one Lively Statue and his name is Comedius de Marbleous. Keep an eye out for this Living Marble Marvel. He has an aversion to pigeons, but he's not camera shy at all. He's all about photo ops with young, old, and those as ancient as he (he was sculpted in 1457).

Stein Holding Competition

See if you have what it takes to hold a beer stein longer than the rest to win your very own souvenir Scarborough Renaissance Festival stein

Stonhenj Players

Mixed a cappella singing. Pirate shanties, celtic ballads, English traditionals, and comedy originals.

Stool Ball

  • SAPA
Enjoy a hearty Village game that is the historical precursor to baseball and cricket. (Game will be held in the field in front of the joust list)

Terra Prongwort

  • Lane Performer
  • Limited Engagement
Come find Terra Prongwort, Earth Fae, out in the lanes. Learn about nature, fairy etiquette, enjoy a funny story, or join her for tea time!

The Flaming Ginger

  • Limited Engagement
Jon Norton "The Flaming Ginger" performs a fast pace, audience interactive show.  From Juggling fire to 7 foot unicycles he  leaves audiences in awe and laughing the entire time.  From Virginia Beach Virginia, Ginger has traveled to other countries bringing laughter to many, and earning awards for his years of dedication.

The Flying Freak Show

Sir Real the Puppet Man brings puppets comedy, and audience participation to the stage. It's silly, but smart, weird & wonderful!

The Gwendolyn Show

Anything can happen in the hilarity of “The Gwendolyn Show”.  Highly interactive, and ridiculously silly, Gwendolyn Steele regales audiences with fairy tales and stories in the way that she remembers them…however that ends up being.  Shows are fast paced and always different; the audience might be surprised to find themselves an integral part of the show.

The Iron Hill Vagabonds

  • Limited Engagement
This traditional Irish Folk group perform an acoustic mix of both classical and original songs.  The Dooley brothers and their friends have delighted audiences far & wide with their jovial banter, charming vocalizations, and energetic instrumental arrangements.

The Joust

Noble Cause Productions presents the Knights of the Realm - thrice daily joust show.

The Kamikaze Fireflies

The Kamikaze Fireflies is a fast paced and funny stunt show with fire tricks and rarely seen circus skills like the giant German Wheel and flaming chair stacking. The show features the juggling skills of Gyro (Rob Williams) from The Flaming Idiots and the fearless fire hooping of Casey Martin. With five Guinness World Records and a standing ovation on America's Got Talent this act is sure to blow your socks off!

The Langer’s Ball

  • Limited Engagement
The Langer’s Ball are a 2-piece Irish Folk Punk band from the frozen Midwest. Playing their own brand of traditional drinking songs and original material, their sound is harder-hitting and bigger than you’d expect it ever could be. With a thumping beat and a flurry of notes and harmonies, you’ll dash to refill your drink and cheer for more.