The comedy act "Dirk & Guido: The Swordsmen!" were introduced.
Dan Gilbert became Operations Director.
Judith Antill created and directed Kids Kingdom from the Minstrels' Glen and Scots Glen.
The Faire had their first attempt at a military when they imported German Mercenary Soldiers from the Southern California Renaissance Pleasure Faire.
Jim Antill was named Chief of Security.
Dean Schroeder resigned from his post as Guildemaster of the Guilde of St. George, a year after he created it.
The Rose Garden by Joust Field was installed in Dean's honor.
Dawn DeVries assumed the role of Queen Elizabeth and filled Dean's place as Guildemaster of St. George.
The first year for long-time performers Jill Frederickson and Tom Charney.