[LOC] Royal Visit and Rapier Championship

The King is coming! His Majesty Berengar of Nancy will be grace the barony with his presence at the Baronial Rapier Championship and New Year's Celebration.

Saturday will have rapier tourneys, dancing and a feast. The Arts and Sciences competition is for the finest dedication, salutation or lamentation, before, during or after a bout. The feast will be served especially for His Majesty from "To The King's Taste". Also, entertainment fit for a King!

Sunday will begin with the normal Town Archer at Tuggeranong Archery Club, followed by the Baronial Day at Haig Park, Turner, including heavy combat training and Small Ball.

Steward: Crispin Sexi

Saturday 3 May 2008 - Sunday 4 May 2008

2pm Saturday: Hall opens
2.30pm: Rapier tourney
5.30pm: Dancing
6.30pm: Feast
11pm: Hall closes
10am Sunday: Town Archer at Tuggeranong
1pm: Baronial Day at Haig Park, Turner

Members: $22
Non-members: $24
If not booked: $3 extra
Children: Half price

Bookings required, but pay at the door.
Last date for bookings: Sunday 27 April (or take your chances at the door).

Baronial Booking Policy: if you book, forget to cancel and then don't show up, we may still ask you to pay to cover our costs. If you don't book, it's possible you may not be fed or even allowed in. Regardless of stated policy, the stewards may decide to be nice. Just ask!

http://www.sca.org.au/politarchopolis/events Location:
Barony of Politarchopolis (Canberra, Australia)