Pirates and princesses: Here are 6 places to get historical garb for the Texas Renaissance Festival

A number of stores in the Greater Houston area offer fantasy and historical costumes suitable for the Texas Renaissance Festival.

A number of stores in the Greater Houston area offer fantasy and historical costumes suitable for the Texas Renaissance Festival.

The Texas Renaissance Festival runs Sept. 30-Nov. 26  this year at 21778 FM 1774, Todd Mission. Attendees are invited to wear costumes when they attend and can choose to dress according to one of the event's themed weekends. Here is a noncomprehensive list of a few costume and specialty stores that feature Renaissance, fantasy and medieval-style clothing in the Greater Houston area.

Celtic Odyssey


123 Midway St., Ste. C, Spring
888-492-3584
https://www.facebook.com/Celtic-Odyssey-Emporium-Spa-1730037000545224/

Danny’s Trix and Kix


3400 FM 2920, Spring
281-353-6618
www.dannystrixkix.com

Frankel's Costume


2801 Polk St., Houston
713-228-9445
www.frankelcostume.com

Odd Bodkin Renaissance Shop


16914 Macleish Drive, Houston
937-317-4420
www.oddbodkin.com
Open by appointment, custom work available

Southern Importers


4825 San Jacinto St., Houston
713-524-8236
www.southern-importers.com/renaissance.html

The Spotted Pony


102 Midway St., Spring
281-355-1880
https://www.facebook.com/The-Spotted-Pony-185362424815354/

 
By Vanessa Holt
A resident of the Houston area since 2011, Vanessa began working in community journalism in her home state of New Jersey in 1996. She joined Community Impact Newspaper in 2016 as a reporter for the Spring/Klein edition and became editor of that paper in March 2017 and editor of The Woodlands edition in January 2019.


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