Even in a sleepy village on the quiet corner of a fantasy map, it need not be the case that every day is the same. A GM or worldbuilder can insert a fantasy festival to shake things up a bit.
In this post, a press of a button will generate a random fantasy festival. You just get a name, but perhaps that’s enough to weave the story behind it, the traditions, food and celebrations that accompany the event.
Why write a fantasy festival name generator? Two reasons.
Secondly, the RPG Blog Carnival has themed May with Festivals, Holidays, and Birthdays with Full Moon Storytelling the host.
Full Moon suggests a few ways and reasons to integrate festivals and holidays into your campaign, including fetch quests, to introduce a new culture or as a change of pace.
Creative Commons credit: The Courage Festival by Tom TC.
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