Carolina Renaissance Festival looking to hire 350 seasonal workers

Photo: Carolina Renaissance Festival 

The Carolina Renaissance Festival is now hiring seasonal workers to work at the festival that begins September 29 in Huntersville. 

Every autumn the festival takes place at the Renaissance Festival fairgrounds located at 16445 Poplar Tent Road in Huntersville, and employees 350 seasonal workers. Pirates, Nobles, Wenches, and Knights - it takes a village of people to organize the region's largest costume party. 

The festival is seeking to hire ticket sellers, festival greeters, food service employees, and more. Job hunters can apply online by clicking here or attend one of several job fairs that are held at the festival fairgrounds on:

  • Saturday, August 25 - 10am to 2pm 
  • Friday, September 7 - 10am to 2pm 
  • Saturday, September 8 - 10am to 2pm

Applicants must provide proof that they are eligible to work in the United States, if hired. For additional questions email

The Carolina Renaissance Festival celebrates 25 Years of Cheers weekends, Saturdays and Sundays, September 29th through November 18th. The interactive festival is a combination of outdoor theater, circus, arts and crafts fair, jousting tournament and feast. The festival website is