Maryland Renaissance Festival
Tour the Tudor village in courtier clothes (available to rent) or garb of your choice to peruse over 140 crafters at work making stoneware, glassblowing, jewelry, armor and more. Feast on mutton, steak, ale and cheesecake on a stick from their majesties’ kitchens. Watch strolling jugglers, duelers and madrigals, and favor a knight at the daily joust. Play Renaissance-themed games. 10am-7pm Sa & Su at the Crownsville festival ground. $17 w/discounts: 800-296-7304; www.rennfest.com.