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HOUSTON, Texas (KIAH) – Hip hip Huzzah! One of the state’s most time honored traditions, the Texas Renaissance Festival has returned for its 47th season.

Houston Happens host Maggie Flecknoe had a surprise royal guest, the King, in studio for a preview of what’s to come and new attractions. 

Each year, the festival attracts thousands of people from festival goers, a variety of artisans, craftsmen and vendors. They come to the 55-acre fairground to enjoy food, entertainment, cosplay, camping and lots of shopping.

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CW39 host Maggie Flecknoe brings you “Houston Happens” every weekday morning at 9:30am on CW39 Houston.

‘Houston Happens’ is locally sponsored programming that gives you, our viewer, what you need to know about Houston, including what to look forward to. Plus, anything from money saving tips to beauty, the best products for your now, food, refreshing drinks, and motivational guests. 

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