The Mucky Duck Pub – a British-style pub and also the new home of Ames British Foods. Great beer, great food and great company!

Crazy 4 Nuts – he is doing sugar roasted nuts and Frozen Bananas & Cheesecake on a Stick


Axed in Time – here’s your chance to safely throw sharp, pointy things – throw axes at a variety of targets!

Boars Head Leather – Finely crafted leather mugs, steam punk creations, pouches and more, ALL made in the USA.

Bramble & Bumble Soaps – Specializing in handmade soaps

Captain Squeaky’s Fish Pond

Fishlips III – bead jewelry

Fyne Hats by Felicity – Well made, handcrafted custom headgear from various past periods as well as stylish hats made for contemporary fashion.

Green Unicorn Art – fabulously fun!

Hissing Serpent – Cups, wind chimes, fox tails, canes, umbrellas and more.

Iowa Henna – This professional henna artist is the REAL DEAL.  For 15 years, Divya has been doing temporary mehndi henna art. Visit her website to learn more!

King’s Carvings

Legends of Sherwood Archery Range – Learn to fire a bow with the help of the instructors at this archery range.

Lords of Leather – Fine quality, hand-made leather products! Whether you are needing foot ware or armor, you will find the perfect item to create and finish your inner renaissance persona!

Monkey Wrench Clothing – Celine Collins is a life long seamstress who in 2007 decided to open a clothing company. Since that time Monkey Wrench has grown to be a widely recognized name with a reputation for quality, hand-made work. Though she specialize in corsets, dresses, and womens’ clothing, her thimble-laden hands will manufacture talent all over anything they touch!

Moonblossom Creations

Portraits by Renae – Model for our Time Traveling Portrait Artist; she will capture your image as a sketch or adorable cartoon!  Art prints and original pieces also for sale!

Random Goods from Ames, IA – GREAT vintage items!

Rathburn’s Den of Antiquities – Manufacturer of quality leather products specializing in garb and accessories for re-enactors of all eras as well as custom work.

Sara B Illustrations – Artwork as a reflection of light through a bright array of colors and patterns; peace through the eyes of another soul who understands; and hope as the story unfolds.

Shades’s Findings – Gothic boutique and custom costuming shop where I am able to share with you the magical goodies that I find.

The Potter’s House – Fabulous pottery items that are fun AND functional -watch for pottery demonstrations as well!  See them on Facebook at:

The Pirate’s Bawdy Shop – the name says it all…

Traveling Crafters – A group of traveling crafters that travel from faire to faire selling handmade goods.

The Emporium Fantastic – We use natural precious and semi-precious stones, silver, gold plate and metal clasps in our designs for durability and af“Trinkets for you” presents a true emporium of fantastic delights! Steampunk style hats and accessories for men and women will be featured along with custom, one-of-a kind Industrial Gears and Cogs Lamps by DKG. The store will also have a selection of Trinkets’ natural stone jewelry designs.  These necklaces are unique, beautiful and reasonably price, yet suitable for faire, formal and everyday wear. Intuitive, psychic reader Linda Leigh of Spiritual Insights will be doing private readings in the shop. Look for a line of belly dance accessories and come try the essential oils and lotions from Body Therapy Direction too.

Wandering Mail – Amazing chain mail dragons and jewelry!  See him on Facebook at:

Young Living Essential Oils & Horseshoe Art – Bottles of Oils with Literature, Artful items made from Horseshoes – wine racks, trivets, hooks, etc.