[AET] Coppertree Challenge

Come to Coppertree for the Battle on the Borders! Join the Barony of Delftwood and the Barony of Endless Hills as they contest in heavy weapons, fencing, thrown weapons, archery, youth fighting, volunteering, shopping, and arts and sciences, to find a winner.

Will the Barony of Concordia of the Snows rise to the challenge? Will other teams come forth to vie for supremacy? All are welcome! Check our web site for more information on competitions and prizes as they are updated.

Join us on June 11-13 at the spacious Madison County Fairgrounds for all the action. This site, located at 1968 Fairgrounds Rd., Brookfield, NY, 13314, has room indoors and out for all sorts of activities. There is a large dining hall with electricity available for sewing machines or other projects. Rain or shine, we have the space for just about anything! Bring your pavilions & join us around the fires in the evening: there are flat, grassy camping areas close to the main buildings; flush toilets and warm showers. The site opens at 5 pm on Friday, June 11, and closes on Sunday, June 13, at noon.

Raffle: A Viewing Pavilion will be raffled off  to benefit the Royal Travel fund, so even if you don?t have a pavilion, there is a chance you can win one to take home!

Horses! Would you like to bring your horses and be involved in equestrian events? The Fairgrounds has stables and lots of room, plus a great network of riding trails in the area. Contact the autocrats for more information.

Volunteers! Would you like to be involved in this event? We ask for help in order to hold all the activities that will make this event fun. We need archery marshals and targets, thrown weapons marshals and targets, youth marshals, fencing marshals, and heavy weapons marshals. We need MOLs. We need A&S judges. We could use help with troll, in the kitchen, and with the MOL tables. Volunteers earn points for their declared team, and may be eligible for reduced entry and dinner fees! Contact the autocrats!

Fees are $10.00 per adult, $5.00 for children 6-17, and free for children 5 and under. A non-member surcharge of $3.00 for adults will be collected at the gate. The entrance fee includes a Saturday day-board. Our fine Coppertree cooks offer you a Saturday evening feast 
for an additional $6.00. Sunday breakfast will be available for $2.00. Make your checks payable to SCA, Inc. - Shire of Coppertree.

Merchants : We want to encourage all merchants!   So much that we will admit one person in each merchant group FREE of charge; otherwise, the standard site fees apply. We offer you indoor or outdoor spaces. You are responsible for your own tables and outdoor shelter. There is no additional charge to merchant other than the site fee.

Autocrats:
Mathilde des Pyrenees
Rowena ni Donnchaidh
sleepyunicorn@roadrunner.com


Directions:
From Pennsylvania: Take your best route to Rt. 81 north. At Binghamton, take the exit for I-88 east towards Albany. Take exit 9 to Rt. 8 north. After Leonardsville, look for a left turn onto the 
Skaneateles Turnpike. Follow the Turnpike to Brookfield; turn right onto Fairgrounds Rd.; pass the school and turn into the Fairgrounds gate.

From Albany: Take your best route to Rt. 20 west. Follow for 70+ miles through Richfield Springs and West Winfield; turn left onto Rt. 8 south. Follow for 4.2 miles; turn right onto the Skaneateles Turnpike. Follow the Turnpike to Brookfield; turn right onto 
Fairgrounds Rd.; pass the school and turn into the Fairgrounds gate.

From Syracuse: Take your best route to Rt. 20 east. Follow for approximately 26 miles. Shortly after the intersection with Rt. 12, turn right onto Beaver Creek Rd. Follow for about 8 miles; turn left onto Elm St. and then left onto Fairgrounds Rd. Follow past the school and turn into the Fairgrounds through the gate.

Simple route via I-90: Take I-90 to Utica, exit 31. Follow signs for Rt. 8 south. About 4 miles after you pass the intersection with Rt. 20, look for a right turn onto the Skaneateles Turnpike. Follow the Turnpike to Brookfield; turn right onto Fairgrounds Rd.; pass the school and turn into the Fairgrounds gate.