Welcome to the Vale of Dunrose

Gather one and all for the 6th Season of the Oregon Renaissance Faire in Canby, Oregon! Every June, the Oregon Renaissance Faire brings to life the Scottish “Vale of Dunrose”, with hundreds of performers and entertainers, artisans, and volunteers welcoming you to the best Renaissance festival in the whole state!

***IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT***
Ticket sales only available ONLINE for the 2023 Season. NO TICKET SALES AT THE GATE!

Weekend 1: FANTASY & FAIRYTALES

HUZZAH to our 2023 Season! Mary, Queen of Scots & her Royal Court will visit our quaint town for 3 weekends to help us celebrate in style! Once upon a time in the Vale of Dunrose, in a land far away, there ruled a beautiful & wise Queen. She loved the fairytales & stories told to her as a child and sought to bring those characters to life. During this opening weekend, magic is in the air, the veil between realms has lifted, and the world of the mundane is now open to all manner of mythical beings. We’re celebrating the world of lore & enchantment with all kinds of fantastical creatures! Faeries, witches, wizards, goblins, elves, dragons, and everything in between will fill the lanes of Dunrose. Dress up as your favorite fairytale character or wear your best whimsical attire and get ready for a grand weekend of wonderment & fun!

Weekend 2: A PIRATE’S PLUNDER

Ahoy mateys, young and old! Pirates, Privateers, Swashbucklers, Raiders & Rogues of all sorts are setting sail to invade Dunrose for a special piratical weekend! But don’t worry, it’s the BEST kind of invasion – one filled with fun, music & shanties, dancing, Jousting, drinking, eating, shopping, & much more! It’s SURE to unleash your inner pirate so don your best pirate attire, hat, boots, & accessories! Whether you’re a salty sailor or a deckhand – ALL are welcome so hoist your mainsails and navigate your way to the Vale for a raucous, jolly-good time!

Weekend 3: CELTIC CELEBRATION

To finish off the 2023 Season, we invite you to break out your favorite kilts, skirts, and tartans to help us celebrate the great Celtic culture and the mighty Scots. The Vale of Dunrose has great plans for a final weekend of festivities to thrill and impress HRM & Court. There will be savory foods, sweet treats, and tasty drinks to satisfy all. The Marketplace is filled with every trinket, bobble, clothing, & accessories for sale that you can imagine. There is something for every lass & laddie – and in every price range! Enjoy a wide variety of entertainment from knights Jousting to sword-swallowing and shenanigans aplenty! Follow the lilt of the Highland pipes to the Vale as Mary, Queen of Scots pays a final visit to the townsfolk for the best Celtic party in the realm!

Welcome Thee to the Vale of Dunrose

We invite you to experience the Vale of Dunrose, Scotland at the Oregon Renaissance Faire — an imaginative and interactive adventure modeled after elements from the Renaissance era, led by the beloved Queen of Scots, Mary Stewart. Patrons can experience village folk celebrating a visit from their Queen and her royal court with the sights, sounds, smells, era-appropriate music, demonstrations, a variety of entertainers, and the arts, crafts, wares, and lifestyles of the Renaissance era in Scotland.

Located in Canby, OR at the Clackamas County

Visitors

STAGES

ENTERTAINERS

Merchants

Artisans & Merchants

Interested in vending with us for the 2023 Season? We’d love to have you! Click the button below to fill out our form!

People of Dunrose

Huzzah!! Be a part of the color that is Dunrose! Guilds – get thee to Faire! Just fill out our form by clicking the button below!

Entertainers/Performers

Calling Energetic Entertainers One-and-All! Come and dazzle the crowds! Fill out our application by clicking below.

Trusty Volunteers

All this is made possible because of our Volunteers! Join the FUN and be a part of the Dunrose Family – just click the button below.

Questions? Comments? Drop Us a Line!

We would LOVE to hear from you! If you have anything you need to ask or are curious about, click to contact us – we want to help!