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A cast of characters

Photo by Josh Miller/Sierra Sun Magnus the Barbarian came to the Truckee Renaissance Faire last weekend in a full suit of garb. The event was held Saturday and Sunday at Truckee River Regional Park and including living history, jousting and general merriment. For more photos of the Truckee Renaissance Faire, see page B1.

Staff reports

There was Mary the Queen of Scots, Magnus the Barbarian, jousting knights and a whole lot more last weekend in town as part of the first-ever Truckee Renaissance Faire.

The event, held at Truckee River Regional Park, was directed by Sandy Horn, who said the event was a success, with Renaissance enthusiasts and first-timers attending from all over the state.

Proceeds from the event will benefit Truckee schools.