May 20, 2017 @ 5:00 pm – May 21, 2017 @ 9:00 am
Liberty Park
11225 Brimhall Rd
Bakersfield, CA 93312
Wintermist Anniversary @ Liberty Park | Bakersfield | California | United States

Please join the Barony of Wintermist in celebrating its anniversary with fighting, feasting and fun! Who will answer the Baron and Baroness’ call to defend the fair lands of Wintermist?

Festivities will include Heavy Combat, Youth Combat, Scavenger Hunt for children ages 12 and under, and the Baronial Arts and Sciences Champion will be determined! There will be something for everyone!

Come and see what great raffle prizes will be available! Tickets will be sold at Gate and are $1.00 each, of 6 for $5.00!

There is also an ongoing A&S Competition here are the details:
Would YOU like to be the next Wintermist Arts Champion? The second and final leg of the competition Anniversary (May 20). The winner and new Arts Champion of Wintermist will be announced at closing court of Anniversary. Remember: To qualify for Arts Champion of Wintermist you must enter a minimum of three out
of four categories (with separate items) at both Knewbie and Anniversary. The best three scores from your (up to) four entries at each event will be recorded. The competition will be judged by People’s Choice, with our Baron and Baroness votes counting double. First place in a category = 5 pts, 2nd place = 3pts, 3rd place = 1pt. You can get 1 extra point for documentation. The entrant with the most points accrued will win.

The Anniversary assignments are as follows:
• Open Category: The Heavens, Moons, and Stars – write a poem or story, paint a picture, embroider something – anything goes! Just use the theme given and prepare to explain your interpretation of the theme.

• Functional category: Wood – make a box, whittle a statue, carve a bowl, just make something from wood.

• Decorative Category: Birds – Decorate anything, scroll, box, chair, ice chest, whatever, with birds.

• Edible Category: Sweets – make a medieval sweet Challenging? Good! This is for the Championship after all. Good luck! And Happy Crafting

When: May 20 th , 2017 in the lands of Wintermist!

Site Address: Liberty Park, 11225 Brimhall Rd, Bakersfield, CA 93312

Anniversary Site Fee:
Adult Registration: $12.00
Adult Member Registration: $7.00
Children 12 and Under are guests of the Barony.
Please make checks payable to SCA, Inc./Shire of Wintermist

The Site for Anniversary will open at 8:00 for the Populace and close promptly at 4:00 PM to allow time for the Feast to begin! Opening Court will begin at 10:00 or Their Majesties leisure and Closing Court will occur after the ending of the Tournament once the Raffle Winners have been announced. If you would like to have Eric space, please contact the Anniversary Autocrat at anniversary@sca-wintermist.org.

Directions from the South:
CA-99 N via EXIT221 toward Bakersfield/Fresno. Take the California
Ave exit, EXIT25, toward Civic Center. Turn right onto California Ave. Take the 1st left onto Oak St. Take the 1st left onto Truxtun Ave. Take Westside Pkwy. Take the Coffee Rd exit. Merge onto Brimhall Rd.

Directions from the north
CA-99 S via EXIT 126A toward Bakersfield/Los Angeles.
Take EXIT 31 toward 7th Standard Rd/Merle Haggard Dr.
Merge onto Golden State Hwy. Take the 1st right onto 7th Standard Rd. Turn left onto Calloway Dr. Turn right onto Brimhall Rd.

Feast Information:
Riverlakes Ranch Community Center
3825 Riverlakes Dr, Bakersfield, CA 93312

Site Opens: 5:00pm and will close promptly at 9:00pm

Directions from Anniversary Site:
Start out going east on Brimhall Rd toward Reddick Ln.
Turn left onto Coffee Rd. Turn left onto Riverlakes Dr. 3825 RIVERLAKES DR is on the left.

Our Lovely Lady Colette Olivier La Fourniere has prepared a fantastic and yummy German themed feast that will be served. Please email Lady Colette your reservations to ensure your space! Feast will be $10.00. Please let her know of any allergies you may have. An ingredient Colette.sca@gmail.com

Feast Menu:

Cucumber salad (cucummern)
Sour orange salad (pomerant Zen salat)

First Course:
Heathen cakes meat pies (heidenische kuchen) with sauce for the
Lord’s cinnamon sauce) and fried spinach w/bacon (spenat)

Second Course:
Spinach and chicken ravioli (rabiolin)

Apple tarts (torten von epffel) and stewed cherries (kirschen)

Event Stewards: Fabia Vera and Ingridr Vidarsdottir.

Event Email: anniversary@sca-wintermist.org

This event is sponsored by the Kingdom of Caid, which is part of the Society for Creative Anachronism. More information can be found on our website here: http://www.sca-caid.org/