The Maryland Renaissance Festival in Crownsville is open weekends between 10:30 a.m. and 7 p.m. through Oct. 18.
Special events are planned, such as the Scottish Celebration, Sept. 19 and 20, featuring Highland Games, pipe bands, music and dance; Senior Citizen's Day Sept. 26, when people 62 and older are admitted free; and Deaf Awareness Day on Oct. 3, with stage shows interpreted for the hearing impaired. The Columbus and the New World Celebration is scheduled for Oct. 10 and 11, followed on Oct. 17 by the High School Madrigal Competition.
Admission is $10.95 for adults; $8.80 for juniors ages 12 to 15 and senior citizens; $3.95 for children; and free for children under 5.
8, Information: 266-7304 or (800) 243-7304.