NOTE: The HR Office has 4 “Complimentary” 2013 Renaissance Festival Tickets to give away. If you would like the chance to “win” these tickets, please call the Office of Human Resources- at 477.2157 before noon on Friday, Aug. 30 to have your name and phone number placed in to a drawing which will be held at 1 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 30.  If you are the lucky winner…HR will contact you at that time.

MSUM Faculty & Staff:

The Office of Human Resources has received employee discounted tickets for the 2013 Minnesota Renaissance Festival. Adult tickets at $16.95 (Reg. $21.95) and Children tickets (ages 5-12) are $9.50 (Reg. $12.95). Children Age 4 & under are free.

The festival runs weekends and Labor Day from Aug. 17 to Sept. 29. Hours are from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. 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 250 craft shops. If you are interested in the Feast of Fantasy, Pub Crawl, Bawdy Beer Show, Mead Social, or Wine Tasting; reservations must be made in advance. Please go online or call 952.445.7361 to make reservations.

This offer is only available to employees, not students. If you would like to purchase tickets, contact Human Resources at x2157, or stop into the Office of Human Resources in Owens Hall, Room 214. For more information the 2013 Minnesota Renaissance Festival web page is: