When:
May 19, 2018 @ 8:00 am – May 20, 2018 @ 5:00 pm
2018-05-19T08:00:00-07:00
2018-05-20T17:00:00-07:00
Where:
Norris Fruitvale Park
6221 Norris Rd
Bakersfield, CA 93308
USA
Cost:
$7-$12
Wintermist Anniversary @ Norris Fruitvale Park | Bakersfield | California | United States

Baron Einarr and Baroness Sunnifa cordially invite you to The Barony of Wintermist’s 30th Anniversary celebration at the Norris/Fruitvale Park, 6221 Norris Rd,Bakersfield, CA 93308 on Saturday May 19th, 2018.  There will be heavy combat, rapier, combat archery, and youth tournaments to find our new Wintermist champions.  This is a dry, non-smoking site.  Merchants are welcome, just pay the registration.

Schedule: (times approximate)

8:00am: Set-up

9:00am: Site opens

10:00: Opening court

1:00pm: Pot luck lunch. Bring a chair and your favorite finger style dish to feed 10 or more. (You keep it cool until lunch.)

4:00pm: Closing court

5:00pm: Site closes

Fighting:

Heavy combat starts 30minutes after Court closes.

Rapier combat starts 30minutes after Court closes.

Throughout the morning open combat archery practice.  Tournament shooting at your leisure.

2:00pm:  Youth combat

3:00pm: Stag hunt

4:00pm:  Closing court

5:00pm: Site closes

Activities:

• Youth table with A&S projects to complete

• Youth scavenger hunt

• Games for our smalls throughout the day.

• A&S People’s Choice Contest.  Bring something that you have made within the past 12 months.

• An Illumination contest.

• Bring something you are working on or have finished within the last month.

• A half-dozen Largess contest.  Make 6 of something to donate to Their Excellencies for largess.   The winner gets to select one item from the contest as a prize. Make things you would like to win!

• Stag Hunt!

• A HUGE raffle.  Donations to date include a half hide of leather, a wooden chair, leather belt, a T-tunic, a Viking dressed doll, hand-made trim, rattan, and much more.

Registration Information: Adults: $10.  Adults members: $5.00. Youth aged 15 and under are guests of the Barony.  Checks payable to SCA Inc/Barony of Wintermist

Directions:

From the south:  I-5north over the grapevine, then straight onto Hwy 99 to Bakersfield.  Take the Olive Drive exit westbound. Turn right at Fruitvale Avenue and drive one block and turn right onto Norris.   Park is onyour right.  Event is on the east side of the park.

From the north:  Hwy 99 south to Bakersfield. Take the Olive Drive exit westbound. Turn right at Fruitvale Avenue and drive one block and turn right onto Norris.  Park is on your right.  The event site is on the east side of the park.

Event Steward:  Katherine of Hornechurch

Email: ms.jill.acton@gmail.com