Siege of Talonval IX Fight in the Forest of Fables

Siege of Talonval IX: Fight in the Forest of Fables
Noon-Friday, June 27 to Noon-Sunday, June 29, 2008
Wheel Inn Campground - 240 Fogg Rd, Leslie, MI 49251


US-127 between Lansing & Jackson: Barnes exit-east, to Meridian-right, Left on Fogg Rd. The Shire of Talonval needs YOU! We are under siege and our damsels need rescued from the towers...

Site fees: $12 camping for 12 and older – Family Cap $ 36
$ 7 day fee for 12 and older – Family Cap $ 21
+ $ 3 Non-member Surcharge

(Still plenty of room for more Merchants and Class Scheduling)

Merchants: $ 20 for event (camping/day) OR donation of $ 25 retail value toward prizes. Includes merchant space & site passes for 2 persons over 12 yr. old.

Grand Feast prepared by Angharad, German/English Style 3course
$ 8 Seated; $ 6 Off-Board (Bring your own plate)

Site details: Great fighting terrain! Tree-shaded, rustic camping; showers, running water, systematic insect management, camp store, concessions stand, pay phone, archery center and swimming hole, with RV sites available through the campground at extra cost. Dance slab with electricity available. Site is wet.

NOW A PET FRIENDLY EVENT!!! No reason to stay home anymore. Leashed and attended pets are welcome (no scary breeds please; Rots, Pits, Dobes)

Sleepy Hollow - for those who wish to sleep in a quieter area!

Rapier: Friday night: Torchlight Tourney (if enough participants)

Saturday: Shire Rapier Championship (Open) Tournament, Melee matches and double elimination Ribbon Challenge tourney.

Thrown Weapons: Saturday: Tourney with prize for participants. (No auth req) Archery: THIS IS ARCHER HEAVEN

Saturday: 10am inspections; 1pm Memorial Shoot; Also, Combat Archery, Royal Round Target Archery, Clout Shoot and at least 2-dozen 3-D targets on-site!


Armored Fighting: Best woods battle this side of Pennsic!
Friday: Torchlight Tourney-Shire Championship Pre-Lims.
Saturday: 10 AM Authorizations
Battles: 3 Separate Field Battles, Battle of Rome, Bridge Battle & Simulated Woods
Youth –Saturday (TBD) Lord Galen: Youth Combat (11-12 & 1-3pm) Lady Anthoinette Martel: Fables, necklace, headwear, puppets

Siege Weapons: Activities TBA..

Equestrian: Full size list field, Running water, No stalls/stables, Appropriate Health Forms AND Coggins Certificates required.
Friday Afternoon: Pre-arranged authorizations. Saturday: Tournaments and Siege-related scenarios.

Other Activities: Friday night Bardic Circle hosted by House Falconsweyr. Merchants. Grand Baronial Assembly (Saturday after fighting.) Saturday Night Fire Pit revels. A&S: Bean Count Competition – Adult/Children’s Classes: Overview of Men & Womens 16th Cent. Safavid Persian Garb, Period Fruiting Plants, Weed walk/plant Identification, and more.


Herr Nunyo D’Amboise (Tim Stull)

Merchants – Register with Merchants Steward:

Lord Volckhart Faust (Brian Bristol) Location:
Wheel Inn Campground 240 Fogg Rd, Leslie, MI 49251