DRAGONFEST – Don’t Miss Out on the Fun!
DRAGONFEST is a Renaissance-style festival in Springfield, Missouri held each October and will include food, games, music, craftsmen, and demonstrations. This inclusive, family-friendly event is open to the entire community and will have activities for all ages.
DRAGONFEST will be held on October 22nd, 2016 on the grounds of the historic Elfindale Mansion. Gates will be open from 11:00 am to 6:00 pm. Admission is $5, children 12 and under are free. Tickets and game tokens can be purchased in advance at www.infinityacademy.org/dragonfest or at the gate on the date of the event. General Parking entrance will be off Fort Avenue just north of Sunshine Street. You will enter through a beautiful stone gate original to the Elfindale Mansion. Handicap parking will be clearly marked at 1613 W. Elfindale. Most Vendors and activities will be cash only.
Funds from DRAGONFEST will go to help the school provide special activities for students, scholarships, and additional learning tools. Parents and students are assisting staff in the planning, organizing, and running of the event. Students are working on Renaissance projects for their student exhibition. These projects range from the history of Renaissance Dance and Hats to the Job of a Jester.
ABOUT THE SCHOOL – Infinity Academy
Infinity Academy is a school for students with developmental disabilities, high-functioning autism, and related neurocognitive disorders. Our programs are selected to meet the unique needs of teens who want high standards for academics but need a non-traditional pace and more one-to-one attention.
To serve the educational needs of middle and high school-aged students who need an alternative to traditional schooling such as those with developmental disabilities, high-functioning autism, and related neurocognitive disorders.
DragonFest Renaissance Festival in Springfield EVENT DETAILS
Date: October 22nd, 2016
Time: 11:00 am – 6:00 pm
Venue: Elfindale Mansion, 1701 S Fort Ave, Springfield, MO 65807
Fee: $5, children 12 and under can admission
Registration: www.infinityacademy.org/dragonfest or at the gate