Canterbury Village Medieval Faire

Announcing The Canterbury Village Medieval Faire Royal Feast with two dates for you to choose from: June 2nd and June 9th

Step into a time gone by and experience a true medieval feast set in the opulence of Canterbury Castle in Lake Orion, MI - where all proceeds will go to a local charity!

Guests will begin arriving at 6:30 PM to start an evening of feasting and festivities. The banquet will commence at 7:15 where you, our honored guest, will be served a delicious five course feast that is truly fit for Royalty.

Canterbury Village Medieval Faire

Throughout the evening you will experience a variety of entertainment from the Royal Court and Mary Queen of Scots with court jesters, pipers, minstrels, troubadours, and a cast of characters that will fill the court with song and merriment! After your sumptuous repast you can enter into the Royal Costume contest where one lucky courtier has the opportunity to win $100 for the best costume after which one can trip it as ye go, on the light fantastic toe to the music from the Royal DJ. Truly a remarkable and memorable evening all set in the Canterbury Castle in the King Richard Ballroom!

Royal Feast Menu:

The Royal Hunt has returned!

The Queen, Her Royal Highness Mary Queen of Scots, has announced the Menu for the Royal Feast and Charity Ball.

The Evening will consist of:

• The evening will start with a Social with Drinks and a Charcuterie Board from 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM (There is a Cash Bar with a variety of hard Drinks)

• There will be a silent auction and raffles that will be held from 6:30 PM with drawings from 9:00 to 9:15 PM

• The Feast will start at 7:30 and go to 9:00 with a variety of entertainment throughout the evening

• The Costume Contest will be held from 9:15 PM to 9:30 PM – Grand Prize is $100

• The Ball will start at 9:30 PM and run to 11:30 PM

What does the purchase of my Royal Feast Ticket cover:

• Royal Feast Dinner and Charity Ball for the date the ticket is purchased.

• Your Royal Feast Ticket can be used also as a weekend pass for the weekend that coincides with your Feast Date.


Master of Ceremonies for the feast:

  • Ample and Trite, Comedy Team - Ample and Trite are a high touch, interactive comedy duo whose performing experience spans from Disney World to Universal Studios, from Nickelodeon Studios to Tony and Tina’s wedding. Their combined experience has taken them to Renaissance Festivals and theme parks across the country, including New York, Florida and California.

 Royal Pipers:

  • Royal Piper - June 2nd, Michael McNutt - Mike’s endless talent has been seen and known for the past 14 years from the early days of Tartanic to curating an original style of Viking Warrior Pipes during his 10 years as co-owner/producer/music engineer of the original     Cu Dubh
  • Royal Piper - June 9th, Caleb Gilbert – Caleb has been a Highland piper for 30 years! Bag Piper and host of Guinness pub sing at the Michigan Renaissance Festival. Played with Thistle Pipes and Drums back in the 90s and played with countless other bands. His band “The Black House Ceilidh” included artists such as Connor Savage, Judy Frahm (Plester), Ernesto Villareal, and Michael Manderen. He’s played with bands such as Equinox, McSpillan, Roan, Black Jake and the Carnies, and many others.

Mary Queen of Scots & Members ofThe Royal Court:

  • Mary Queen of Scots: Emily Thomson
  • Henry Stuart, Lord Darnley: Robert Vicary
  • David Rizzio, private secretary of Mary, Queen of Scots: Bob Smith
  • Mary Beaton, Mary Queen of Scots' Ladies in Waiting, Mandy Stephenson


  • Court Bard, Dan the Bard of Bristol: Daniel Marcotte
  • The Witch Hunters: Clint and Billy Beach
  • The Royal DJ - The Prince of Rock, Scott, the Barbarian, Arnette

What is included with your Royal Feast Ticket (Remember that all proceeds will go to a local charity!

  • The Royal Feast Tickets is $100 and here is what you get:
  • Royal Feast Dinner and Entertainment for the date the ticket is purchased.
  • Soda & Water Included
  • Your Royal Feast Ticket can be used also as a weekend pass for the weekend that coincides with you Feast Date.
  • Hearty Drinks are Available at Additional Cost from the Cash Bar

*Entertainment and Menu subject to change based on Availability.

Canterbury Village Medieval Faire