Today's your last chance to step back in time during The Carolina Renaissance Festival. In its 17th year, the festival is a medieval amusement park, featuring a variety of live performances, an arts and crafts fair, a jousting tournament, food and more. It's also a great place to people watch. $18 for adults; $7 for kids ages 5-12 years old; free for children under 5 years old. For more information, call 704-896-5544 or 877-896-5544. You may also visit www.renfestinfo.com.