[OUT] Citadel 12th Night and War Practice

Their Excellencies Nikolaus and Aine, Baron and Baroness of the Citadel of the Southern Pass, would like to invite all and sundry to celebrate Twelfth Night at their country manor.

January 10, 2009, Barony of the Citadel of the Southern Pass

Location: Tobin Park Methodist Church, 5501 Wren St., El Paso, TX, 79924-6624

Site Opens 9:00 AM and closes 9:00 PM; Site is Dry!

Autocrat: Lord Edmund Peregrine vsingleton@elp.rr.com

Site Fee: $10.00 (Members), $5.00 (Children 6-12, under 6 free), there is also a $3 nonmember surcharge. Feast fee: $5.00 Checks payable to SCA-Citadel of the Southern Pass

The day will include a heavy and light tournament. Both tournaments will be a Gift Exchange Tourney. Each entrant and their consort must provide a yule gift. Then the winner of the tourney and consort will have first pick of the gifts provided. The runner up will have second pick and so on.

During the day there will also be gaming and dancing instruction for the ball later that night. The Baron will provide for a light lunch for his guests and Warmin the cook will prepare a Yule feast that night. During the feast, as is traditional, the nobility will rest while the common people have leave to conduct a Fool's Court. After feast, the Baroness will conduct a ball for the entertainment of all.

On the following day, the Barony will host a WAR!! PRACTICE!!

Directions to site:
Directions from Las Cruces: Take I10 south to El Paso. Exit at Transmountain (Canutillo exit). Follow Transmountain east over the mountain to the Patriot Highway (US 54). Turn right onto the access road (Gateway South) and go to Diana Dr.

Directions from Alamogordo et al.: Take US 54 south to El Paso. Exit at Diana Dr.

Directions from the East and South: Take I-10 to the Patriot Highway (US 54). Go north on the Patriot to the Diana Dr. exit.

Then: Take Diana Dr. east to Dyer Rd. Turn left on Dyer and go one block to Wren. Turn right and follow Wren to Roanoke. The church is at the corner on your left.

Directions to WAR!! PRACTICE!!:
Directions from East and West: Take best route to I-10 and head toward downtown El Paso, Exit at Piedras St.

Directions from Alamogordo, etc.: Best route on S US 54 to I-10. Get on I-10W and exit at Piedras St..

Then: Take Piedras North just past the RR tracks to Grant. Turn right on Grant. Straight on to Memorial Park on the left side. Look for the people in funny clothing! Location:
Barony of the Citadel of the Southern Pass (El Paso, Texas)