Baronial Birthday IX
The warm winds of spring have banished the cold and frost -- come celebrate the continued reign of Baroness Deirdre and the birthday of the Barony of Hawkwood with a weekend of fighting, food and fun!
We will have armored and rapier fighting to insure all the combat you could possibly want! List opens at 10:00; tourneys begin at noon! We will also have Thrown Weapons and Archery ranges set up!
Arts & Sciences Activities:
Dancing!!! Here's a list of dances we'll likely be performing at Hawkwood Baronial Birthday.Cost:
Adult, Member: $14.00 Day-Trip $8.00 Feast $4.00 Camping
Adult, Non-Member: $19.00 Day-Trip $8.00 Feast $4.00 Camping
Youth (6-17): $7.00 Day-Trip $8.00 Feast $4.00 Camping
Child (0-5): $0.00 Day-Trip $0.00 Feast $0.00 Camping
Make Checks Payable To: SCA, Inc., Barony of Hawkwood
Cost Notes: $2.00 discount off site/day-trip fee if received by May 1st. Non-member adults must add $5 for NMS fee. Children 5 and under are guests of the Barony, but must have a reservation if occupying a seat during feast. Feast is sold by SEAT, not age! All refund requests must be received IN WRITING within 7 days of the end of the event. The only true reservation is a PAID reservation! Include email address for confirmation.
Site: Lutheridge Conference Center, 28 Spruce Drive, Arden, NC 28704, 828-684-2361. Site opens Friday 5pm, closes Sunday 11am.
Site Restrictions: Site is wet. No pets allowed. Parking only in designated areas. There is plenty of tent camping space and there are heated cabins for the first 25 to request. Please specify your preference in your reservation.
Feast Information: A fabulous feast will be prepared by Lady Heather Hrfansdottir. Dietary concerns should be addressed to hlrumpf[AT]gmail.com. Feast is limited to 60 seats/chairs, so be sure to reserve early!
Merchanting Information: Merchants are welcome, but please contact the autocrat in advance.
Autocrat's Information: TH Lady Muriele of Aberdeen (Mary MacGregor), P.O. Box 31, Canton, NC 28716, Phone: (828) 545-0244, E-mail: brightfox1[AT]gmail.com
Reservations: Send reservations to autocrat
Find your best route to I-26, exit 40, Airport Road exit. Coming from the north/west, turn left at the ramp onto Airport Road; Coming from the south/east, turn right at ramp onto Airport Road. Follow Airport Road until it junctions with Hendersonville Road. Turn right onto Hendersonville Road. The entry to Lutheridge is less than a quarter mile on the right on Hendersonville Road. Signs will be posted (unless they get stolen again!).