The Human Resources Office has received employee discounted tickets for the 2009 Minnesota Renaissance Festival. Adult tickets are $15.50 (Reg. $19.95) and Children tickets (age 5-12) are $7.50 (Reg. $10.95).    Children Age 4 & under are free.

The festival runs weekends and Labor Day from August 22, 2009 to October 4, 2009. Hours are from 9:00 am to 7:00 pm. Rain or Shine. Parking is free.

Costumed characters represent village life from simple peasants to royalty.   Twelve stages are continuously alive with comedy, music and mayhem!   Talented artisans sell and demonstrate their wares in more than 275 craft shops.

If you would like to purchase tickets, contact Human Resources at 2157, or stop into the HR Office in Owens 210.

The Minnesota Renaissance 2009 Festival web page is: