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Pirate Festivals List, Pirate Faire List

Pirate Festivals have grown in popularity and number in recent years. Many Renaissance Faires and Festivals have pirate-themed weekends or events. A pirate festival will usually offer activities, crafts, and other fun stuff for children, who will cherish the memory of talking to a real pirate. Historical characters or places are featured in several pirate festivals, so you can combine your visit with a trip to the local beaches or rivers.

Pirate Festivals by Month on this page

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Popular Pirate Festivals Gasparilla / Billy Bowlegs / Hampton Blackbeard Festival

January

Gasparilla Pirate Fest - Tampa, FL (January)
Treasure Coast Pirate Fest - Stuart, FL (January-February)

February

The Pillage of the Village at the Florida Renaissance Festival - Deerfield Beach, FL (February)
Lake Park Pirate Fest - Lake Park, FL (February)
Pirate's Weekend at the Arizona Renaissance Festival - Gold Canyon, AZ (February)
Pirates sack St. Augustine, Florida (Searle's Raid) - Tampa, FL (Feb-March)

March

Pirates sack St. Augustine, Florida (Searle's Raid) - Tampa, FL (March)
Pensacola Maritime & Pirate Fest - Pensacola,FL (March)
Dead Buccaneers Ball - Tifton, GA (March)
NOLA Pyrate Week - New Orleans, LA (March)

April

Buc Days - Corpus Christi, TX (April)
Pirate Fest Las Vegas - Las Vegas, NV (April)
Isle of Eight Flags Shrimp Festival - Fernandina Beach, FL (April)
Info found at the Fernandina pirates club page
Greenville/ Pitt County Pirate Festival - Greenville, NC (April)
Fells Point Privateer Festival - Baltimore, MD (April)
Contraband Days Festival - Lake Charles, LA (April)
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May

Buccaneer Bash at Olde World Vllage - Augusta, MI (May)
Cutthroats of Corona Pyrate Festival - Corona, CA (May)
John Levique Pirate Days - Madeira Beach, FL (May)
Pirate Weekend on the Santa Maria - Columbus, OH (May)
Pirates Everywhere at the Oklahoma Renaissance Festival - Muskogee, OK (May)
Sea Chantey Festival - San Diego, CA (May)
Pirate Festival at Hammocks Beach State Park - Jacksonville, NC (May)
Brixham Pirate Festival - Brixham, Devon UK (May)
Pirates invade Tennessee Renaissance Festival - Nashville, TN (May)
Long John silver's Pirate Invasion Weekend at Scarborough Faire - Waxahachie, TX (May)
Brixham Pirate and Shanty Festival - Brixham, England (May)
Contraband Days Festival - Lake Charles, LA (May)
Queen Bess and Pyrates Renaissance Fair - Bakersfield, CA (May)
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June

Hampton Blackbeard Festival - Hampton, VA (June)
Texas Pirate Festival - Hillsboro, TX (June)
Pirates Weekend at Wild Rose Renaissance Faire- Columbus, PA (June)
Conwy Pirate Weekend - Conwy, Wales, UK (June)
Explore Oak Island Days, Oak Island Resort - Nova Scotia, Canada (June)
Rockaway Beach Pirate Festival - Rockaway Beach, OR (June)
Marathon Pirate Festival - Marathon, NY (June)
Central Missouri Pirate Fest - Kingdom City, MO (June)
Cocoa Beach Pirate Fest - Cocoa Beach, FL (June)
Pillage the Village Festival - Mt. Holly, NJ (June)
Damariscotta River Pirate Rendezvous - Damariscotta, ME (June)
Charleston Harbor Fest - Charleston, SC (June)
Pirate Invasion of Rainbow Lagoon - Long Beach, CA (June)
Rusty Scupper's Pirate Daze - Westport, WA (June)
Northern California Pirate Festival, Vallejo, CA (June)
Annual Harborwalk Festival - Georgetown, SC (June)
Wilmington Pirate Festival - Wilmington, DE (June)
Privateer Days - Liverpool, Nova Scotia, Canada (June)
Annual Sea Music Festival - Mystic Seaport, CT (June)
Long Island Pirate Festival - Long Island, NY (June)
Billy Bowlegs Festival - Fort Walton Beach, FL (June)
New England Pirate Faire - Gloucester, MA (June)
Drake's Raid - St. Augustine, FL (June)

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July

Niagara Pirates Festival - Newfane-Olcott, NY (July)
Evangola State Park 4TH Annual Pirate Fest - Irving, NY (July)
Fifth Annual Swashbucklers Soiree - Galveston, TX (July)
Fishermen's Village Pirate Fest - Punta Gorda, FL (July)
Fort Victoria Caribbean Pirate Show - Isle of Wight, UK (July)
Brooklyn Treasure Cove Maritime Festival / Red Hook Pirate Fest - Red Hook, Brooklyn, NY (July)
Plunder Fest - Clarks Grove, MN (July)
Renaissance and Pirate Festival - Pagosa Springs, CO (July)
Seadog Nights and Gypsy Carnival - Lebanon, OR (July)
Pirates Weekend at the Sterling Renaissance Festival - Sterling, NY (July)
Pirates invade the Great Lakes Medieval Faire - Cleveland, OH (July)
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August

Bill Johnston's Pirate Days - Alexandria Bay, NY (August)
Michigan Pirate Festival - Grand Haven, MI (August)
Depoe Bay Pirate Treasure Hunt - Depoe Bay, OR (August)
Yankee Point Marina River Pirates Festival - Lancaster, VA (August)
New Pirate Festival by the Pirates of Tortuga - Molalla, OR (August)
Pirate's Weekend at Washington Midsummer Renaissance Faire - Buckley, WA (August)
Pirates of the Pacific - Brookings-Harbor, OR (August)
Pirates of Paynetown - Paynetown, IN (August)
Big Bear Pirate Fair - Big Bear, CA (August)
Pirates Weekend at Pennsylvania Renaissance Faire - Mt. Hope, PA (August)
Midlands Pirate Fest - Omaha, NE (August)
Charleston Pirate Festival - Charleston, SC (August)
Granbury Pirate Invasion - Granbury, TX (August)
Pirates and Wenches Fantasy Weekend - Rock Hall, MD (August)
Pirate Daze - Santa Ana, CA (August)
Mahone Bay Pirate Festival and Regatta - Mahone Bay, Nova Scotia, Canada (August)
Palmyra Pirate Weekend - Palmyra, NY (August)
Beaufort Pirate Invasion - Beaufort, NC (August)
The Pirate Festival at Historic Fort York - Toronto, Ontario, Canada (August)
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September

Marcus Hook Pirate Festival - Marcus Hook, PA (September)
Lake Chelan Pirate Fest - Lake Chelan, WA (September)
Cedar Key Pirate Invasion Weekend- Cedar Key, FL (September)
Pirates of the St. Juans - Sanford, FL (September)
Shoreline Village Pirate Festival - Shoreline Village, Long Beach, CA (September)
Boulder Pirate Con - Boulder, CO (September)
New Jersey Pirates and Privateers Weekend - Atlantic City, NJ (September)
Whitby Pirate Day - Whitby, North yorkshire, UK (September)
Pirate's Day - Barnegat, NJ (September)
Happy Harbor Pirate Fest, Sun Harbor Marina - Orange Beach, Alabama (September)
Portland Pirate Festival - Portland, OR (September)
Eastport Pirate Festival - Eastport, ME (September)
Surfside Beach Pirate Fest - Surfside Beach, TX (September)
St. Louis Pirate Festival - Wentzville, MO-West of St. Louis (September)
Pirates Weekend at the Ohio Renaissance Festival - Harveysburg, OH (September)
BucCornEar Festival and Parade - Helmsburg, IN (September)
Toshiba Tall Ships Festival - Dana Point Harbor, CA (September)
San Diego Pirate Faire - San Diego, CA (September)
Gold Coast Pirate Faire - Ventura, CA area (September)
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October

Nevis Peppered Pickled Pirates Party Time - Nevis Island, Caribbean (October & November)
Great Lakes Pirate Fest - Vermilion, OH (October)
Southern Pirate Festival- Columbus,GA (October)
Key Largo Pirates Fest - Key Largo, FL (October)
second site for this weekend here:Key Largo Pirate Festival
Toms River Pirate Festival - Toms River, NJ (October)
Fort Myers Beach Pirate Festival - Fort Myers Beach, FL (October)
Southern Pirate Festival - Columbus, GA (October)
Pirate Days of Texas - The Colony/Lake Lewisville, TX (October)
Tybee Island Pirate Fest - Tybee Island, GA (October)
Annual Buccaneer Days at Two Harbors - Catalina Isle, CA (October)
Invasion of the Pirates Flotilla - Wilmington, NC (October)
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November

Nevis Peppered Pickled Pirates Party Time - Nevis Island, Caribbean (October & November)
Anna Maria Island Pirate Festival - Bradenton, FL (November)
Pirates Week Festival - Cayman Islands (November)
Saint Arrrgustine Pirate Gathering - St. Augustine, FL (November)
Pirates in Paradise Festival - Key West, FL (late Nov-Dec)
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December

Pirates in Paradise Festival - Key West, FL (late Nov-Dec) No Festival Currently Planned
Fort Taylor Pyrate Invasion - Key West, FL (December)
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Further pirate festival info can be sent to the email address below.

Pirate Festival Articles

18 Sep 2014 at 8:00am

  • Council approves open containers at pirate festival - NBC2 News
    15 Sep 2014 at 11:06pm

    Council approves open containers at pirate festival
    NBC2 News
    This year marks the ninth year of Pirate Festival on Fort Myers Beach. But, there's concern whether people can drink alcohol while walking around the event. The issue was brought up during Monday night's town council meeting. Reaching a decision on the ...
    FMB votes in favor of open containers at Pirate FestivalWink News

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  • Video: Lusty pirates, fugitive emus abound at Utah Pirate Fest - Standard-Exa...
    17 Sep 2014 at 9:22pm

    Standard-Examiner

    Video: Lusty pirates, fugitive emus abound at Utah Pirate Fest
    Standard-Examiner
    MARRIOTT-SLATERVILLE ? Those attending the Utah Pirate Festival this weekend: Prepare to have your timbers shivered. The Utah Pirate Festival is in its fourth year and, from the looks of it, is better than ever. The festival features a brand-new ...


  • Arrr ye visitin' the Pirate Festival? - Standard-Examiner
    11 Sep 2014 at 10:59am

    Arrr ye visitin' the Pirate Festival?
    Standard-Examiner
    Some tales of the bounding main have run aground in the unlikely dry high desert just west of Ogden, and will come to life Sept. 12 through 15 at the fourth annual Utah Pirate Festival. That Utah even has a pirate festival may be a surprise to some ...


  • Watch: Liverpool Pirate Festival brings thousands of people to waterfront - L...
    13 Sep 2014 at 12:11pm

    Watch: Liverpool Pirate Festival brings thousands of people to waterfront
    Liverpool Echo
    Rachael Bampton-Smith, event manager for the Liverpool Pirate Festival, said: "We've had record crowds on the first day of the pirate festival, it's been a great atmosphere and we've had fantastic weather. The whole dock has come alive with the sounds ...