[CAL] Tournament of Valor XXX

The Barony of Vatavia presents the 30th Tournament of Valor, September 4-7, 2009.

SITE: Presbyterian Church Youth Camp, 9601 West 73rd Street North, Valley Center, KS 67217

Site Opens 5:00p.m., Friday the 4th and Site closes at Noon, Monday the 7th

DIRECTIONS: Take your best route to I-135 in Wichita, KS. Follow I-135 to the north edge of Wichita, to K-96 West. Continue on K-96 to Ridge Road. Take Ridge Road north to 73rd St. North. Turn left on 73rd St, and continue for several miles. Look for SCA signs and the First Presbyterian Church Camp. CONSTRUCTION NOTE: The junctions for I-135 & Kellogg Ave. (HW 54) are closed for construction, so avoid using Kellogg to reach I-135.

ACTIVITIES: Gladiatorial Games, THE 30TH ANNUAL TOURNAMENT OF VALOR, Guardian of Valor Tournament, Archery and Thrown Weapons, Equestrian Activities, Bardic Competition, Arts & Science Competions, RUSH Classes, Laurel’s Roadshow & Discussion, Courtly Ball

SITE FEES: $12.00 for adults, $6.00 for ages 13-17, children 12 and under get in free. There is an additional $3.00 surcharge for each non-member. Please note: the NMS will not be collected for minors for whom there is a discounted event fee. The family cap is $30.00 (not including non-member surcharge). Make checks payable to “SCA Inc., Barony of Vatavia.”

SITE DETAILS: The site includes a full hall, plenty of camping space, a nature trail, a swimming pool, showers, indoor restrooms, and fire pits. No ground fires are allowed! Site is wet, but alcohol is requested to be in period containers. There are two upstairs rooms in the hall with multiple beds for people with special needs.

TAVERN: Open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner on Saturday and Sunday. Menu will be Sicilian and Mediterranean. There will not be a feast this year.

CHIEF EVENT STEWARD: Lord Corrigan MacKenzie (Chris Moore), autocrat@baronyofvatavia.org

DEPUTY EVENT STEWARD: Baroness Maeve Kelly de Navarre (Terry McKellop), autocrat@baronyofvatavia.org