The bounty of the Northern Outlands is rich in game and the hunters of Windkeep have returned successful!
Shire of Windkeep, December 6, AS XLIII (2008)
Site opens 12 noon -- close at 10:30 p.m.
1600 Thomes Avenue
Fees: Adult, $10.00; ages 6 – 12, $5.00; under 6, free; Family cap, $30.00 Make checks payable to SCA-Windkeep
The harvest has ended, the hunters are home, and Yuletide is fast approaching. The Shire of Windkeep asks all who will to pause with them to reflect upon the world and join them in a Hunter's Feast to be held December 6, 2008 at the Eagles Lodge in Cheyenne, Wyoming. The site will open at 12 noon and close at 10:30 p.m. The event is limited to the first 100 paid reservations, and alcohol is available through the cash bar on site.
During the day there will be good fellowship, dancing, and whatever games as can be devised. An A&S competition using "the Hunt" as theme is also planned during the day. Documentation is requested of no more than five pages including citation. Anyone wishing to enter or judge will be most welcome. For more information please contact Lady Gwenwhyvar at firstname.lastname@example.org. A bardic competition will be held during the feast, with a gift of silver to the best entertainer. Sign-up sheets will be available at the troll.
There will be a soup and bread donation lunch from about 1 p.m. till about 2 p.m. The main feast will start about 6 p.m. If the Crown attends, and so wishes, court will be held at a time of their choosing. The feast will consist of the bounty of the land, and whatever the Hunters and Gatherers of our fair land provide. This is a meat intensive feast. If you are vegetarian, or have food allergies, or aversions, please contact the cook, who will prepare dishes suited to your tastes.
Site and feast fees for the day are $10.00, with children ages 6 - 12 half price, and children under 6 free (Family Cap of $30.00). The Feast will be limited to 100 paid reservations. For availability of reservations after Nov. 15, contact the cook directly. Mail your paid reservations to the Event Steward, with checks made to SCA-Windkeep. Please include legal name, society name, and address; phone number membership number, and local group on your check. Include a list with all of the above information for any others you are paying for.
If you would like to help clean up or serve, please contact the cook.
Merchants are welcome in the hall during the day, but must be coordinated in advance as space is limited.
Directions to the site: From the King's Highway (I-25) you can take Wyoming Exit 9 (US-30) traveling east on Lincolnway approximately 1.6 miles to Thomes Avenue. Turn left (north) and you are there.