At the Sterling Renaissance Festival in Sterling, NY you will step into a village full of costumed characters from 16th century England. Enjoy games, rides, jousting tournaments, wench auctions and so much more. The food, street performances and crafters are superb, adding to the authenticity of the themed affair. Kick back and relax at the Bad Dog Tavern or pick up some festival merchandise at the Gift Shoppe. In 2011 the event runs every weekend July 9th - August 21st. Visit the website to learn more about this year’s festival!