Festival Activities

 

Friday, May 6, 2022

KICK OFF PARTY

5:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at Renaissance Show Fountain

Scope out a spot on the Renaissance green space for your lawn chair and enjoy live house music from 5-6:30, then get ready to get down when the Molly Ringwalds take the stage 6:30-8:30 p.m.

RIDGELAND FINE ARTS FESTIVAL: Booths Open 

5:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at Renaissance at Colony Park

Start your fine art shopping early!

FOOD TRUCKS

5:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

You'll work up an appetite from all your dancing - be sure to check out My Big Fat Greek Food Truck, Schmidt’s & Jiggles, and Green Ghost Tacos food trucks.

 

Saturday, May 7-Sunday, May 8, 2022

RIDGELAND FINE ARTS FESTIVAL

10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Saturday and 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Sunday

This family-friendly event will showcase some of the finest artists in the U.S. while featuring live music, Kids' Craft Corner and beverage and food vendors.

SANTE SOUTH WINE FESTIVAL

Saturday, 7:30 p.m.

Santé South is Mississippi’s largest wine and food event. The ticketed festival offers wine enthusiasts the opportunity to speak with vintners from around the world while sampling dozens of their creations. Paired with food from the state’s top restaurants, Santé South is a culinary showcase for a great cause.

CHILDREN'S CREATIVE CRAFTS CORNER

10:00 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturday, 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. on Sunday

A "make and take" hands-on art activities area where the creations are only limited by the imagination! There will be multiple crafts with a special Mother's Day theme this year, along with a special nook where Princess and Superhero characters will be reading to children!

RETAIL STORE SALES

11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. - all Renaissance stores

Merchants at the Renaissance will have ongoing weekend sales during the festival. Be sure to support our partner venue merchants while enjoying all the festival activities!

LIVE MUSIC

10:00 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturday, 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. on Sunday

Jam out with some of Ridgeland's top talent! The stage is located at the Renaissance Show Fountain. For a full line up, click here.

FOOD TRUCKS

10:00 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturday, 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. on Sunday

Need a breather from the jam-packed festival? We'll have a tent set up near Orvis. Grab some grub from the food trucks across the street.