The peak season of the festivals has arrived. People have started purchasing the outfits for the renaissance and pirate festivals. The pirate lifestyle lovers also have a great fad in this regard.
Usually, these festivals go on throughout the year. But, the period from August to October remains the period when these festivals can be seen at the peak. The people start preparing for the fests even before this season. But, in this season the sale of medieval, renaissance and pirate becomes more than double.
The festivals are based on the renaissance age swashbucklers. Moreover, the glimpse of the medieval era Viking culture can be seen in these events. A number of activities with demonstrations of the pirate lifestyles can be seen in the fests. Some games are also arranged, and there is the provision of offering the prizes to the winners. These festivals not only provide the glimpse of the historical piracy, but the swashbucklers in the Hollywood pirate themed films are also widely popular in these fests. Pirates of the Caribbean film series is most popular in this regard. The film features the fictional pirate Captain Jack Sparrow, brought to life by the famous actor Johnny Depp.
Apart from the pirate events, several other events for entertainment are organized in these fests. Different types of dances and music can be seen here, which enthrall a large number of people. Besides, one can also try his or her taste buds on the food stalls. A plenty of people wearing the pirate shirts, pants and many other outfits also remain the special attractions here.
On the other hand, the renaissance festivals are also at the peak. These festivals are divided into the theme based weekends, and the pirate weekends are one of the most popular in this regard. These weekends are also the forms of pirate festivals. Besides, the renaissance and pirate festivals are celebrated together also in several places.
Besides, gothic is supposed to be nearer to pirate trend because of its resembling clothing style; however, there is a great difference between the concepts of the two trends. One of the events on the gothic themes can also be watched. Whitby Goth Weekend is celebrated every year in the month of October or November. This year, it is going to be celebrated from November 1 to November 3.
These festivals are the perfect options for getting the rejuvenation from the hectic lifestyles.