Carolina Renaissance Festival

CONCORD — The Carolina Renaissance Festival — a combination of outdoor theater, circus, arts and crafts fair, jousting tournament and feast — will hold open auditions 8:30 a.m. to noon June 22 and 29 at at the Cannon School located at 5801 Poplar Tent Road in Concord.

The Festival is looking for actors, entertainers, musicians, performers and colorful personalities of all types to inhabit the festival’s make-believe village of Fairhaven.

Amateur and professional opportunities are available. Prepared material, head shots, and resumes are appreciated but not required. Auditions are open to ages 13 and older. Audition details and registration are available at

The 26the annual festival will be held Saturdays and Sundays Oct. 5 through Nov. 24 on a 325-acre site between Concord and Huntersville.