The time is Italy in the mid-14th century. Come join us for a day celebrating the joys of this time. Display your expertise in the arts; demonstrate your music and storytelling skills. Join others on the fighting field and pledge your devotion to your lord or lady.
Armored and rapier fighting will take place in the Equestrian Barn throughout the day. This is an enclosed building, but dress for warmth.
Arts & Sciences Activities:
Lady Wulfwyn will be sponsoring a competition for all things in the 14th-century Italian style. There will also be an open display for all items. Please have your items entered by 12:00 and picked up by 4:30 to allow time for setup of the main hall. Lady Renata will be holding a "Bring Out Your Best" display for all Ponte Alto residents. Our Artisan, Lord James de Biblesworth, firstname.lastname@example.org, and Baronial Bard, Lady Talitha, email@example.com, will also be holding competitions during the day to choose their replacements for the coming year. Please contact them for further information.
Adult, Member: $ 11.00 Day-Trip $ 8.00 Feast
Adult, Non-Member: $ 14.00 Day-Trip $ 8.00 Feast
Child (6-17): $4.00 Day-Trip $ 7.00 Feast
Child (0-5): $ 0.00 Day-Trip $ 0.00 Feast
Make Checks Payable To: Barony of Ponte Alto, SCA, Inc., SCA, Inc.
Site: Loudoun County Fairgrounds, 17558 Dry Mill Rd, Leesburg, VA 20175-7007.
Troll opens at 9:00 am and closes at 4:00pm; site closes at 11:00.
Site Restrictions: No open flames, no alcohol. Dogs are not allowed in the feast hall. Dogs are welcome in the barn, but must be leashed and cleaned up after.
Feast: Meistr Gruffudd ap Cadfael will be preparing a 14th-century Italian feast for 100. Contact Meistr Grufffud with any dietary concerns at firstname.lastname@example.org. A fundraising luncheon will be offered for $5.00 a plate, and a Children’s Corner will be held from 2–4 pm.
Merchants: Merchants are welcome. There is no additional merchanting fee and the spaces are approximately 10’ × 10’. Merchants MUST present proof of a VA sales tax number to the autocrat. Please contact the autocrat to register for space
Autocrat’s Information: Lady Wulfwyn AElfwines dohtor Email: email@example.com
Reservations: Lady Celia of Rosedale Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Directions: From Points North, South, and East: Take your best route to the Dulles Toll Road/Greenway (Rt. 267) off of the Washington Beltway (I-495). Go through the toll booth(s) past Dulles Airport. Merge onto VA-7 W via EXIT 1A on the LEFT toward LEESBURG/WARRENTON. Take Route 9 West exit (stay in left lane of exit). At STOP sign at end of exit, turn left and proceed over bridge that crosses Route 7 (stay in the left lane). Proceed to STOP sign and turn left onto Dry Mill Rd. Travel approximately 1 mile to Fairgrounds entrance on left.
From Points West of Leesburg:
Take Route 7 East (Harry Byrd Hwy) towards Leesburg, VA. Take Route 9 Exit. At STOP sign at end of exit, turn right and immediately get into the left lane. Proceed to STOP sign and turn left onto Dry Mill Rd. Travel approximately 1 mile to Fairgrounds entrance on left.
Barony of Ponte Alto (Leesburg, Virginia)