In 1997...

The Faire ran from June 28 to August 24, 1997.

It was the 10th Anniversary Season of the Bristol Renaissance Faire.

The Feast of Fooles was created by Linda McFeters, featuring the Company of Fooles.

A forty-foot fountain was installed into Lake Elizabeth.

Two Royal Swans were purchased for the celebration and to praise Queen Elizabeth.

Introduction of Jyncks, the Giant Jester.

The anniversary special Fooles Tournament occured once daily, when the Fooles became Jousters and took over the Joust.