Alas! Alack! It is a sad day for the people of Hawkwood as they must bid adieu to Their Excellencies, Thorgrimr and Adeliza. However, our monumental sorrow is tempered with a great joy! Their Atlantian Majesties will invest a new Baronial Coronet to oversee Their lands in Hawkwood! Let all of Atlantia join us as we celebrate not only Hawkwood's Baronial Birthday, but also an Investiture of new nobility.
MARTIAL ACTIVITIES: Any new Baronial Coronet requires a healthy Court to surround them. Join in contests martial to determine new Baronial Champions for Hawkwood. Heavy and Rapier contests will be held both for fun and for positions in the Court. Compete to impress! Target Archery will also be
ARTS & SCIENCES: Pageantry is the theme of the day and the populace is encouraged to show their finest heraldic display and to bring items and stories associated with Hawkwood's history. There will be prizes for the Best Personal and for Best Baronial Heraldic Display. A special competition will be
held for best New Baronial Regalia Item donated to the Barony.
YOUTH ACTIVITIES: A jewel quest will entertain your children. There will also be a Youth Combat Tournament. The Atlantian Pages' Academy will be sponsoring classes as well as a Page for a Day program. Contact _Lady Niccolina the Wanderer_
(http://hawkwood.atlantia.sca.org/functions/mailto.php?u=deanpages&d=atla...) for more information.
FEAST: A celebratory feast (limit 75) will be prepared by our head cook, Matsudaira Kentarou Toshiyori Sensei (Master Oshi). Please address any dietary concerns to him at _oshi AT triad.rr.com_
(http://hawkwood.atlantia.sca.org/functions/mailto.php?u=oshi&d=triad.rr.com) . ALL persons occupying a chair at feast (this includes children) MUST have a reservation (even if they
SITE: The site is the Bischoff Center at the Lutheridge Conference Center, 28 Spruce Drive, Arden, N.C. 28704. 828-684-2361. The site is wet. No pets allowed. Parking only in designated areas.
Site opens Friday (May 7) at 5:00 pm and closes Sunday (May 9) at 11:00 am. There is plenty of tent
camping space and there are heated cabins for the first 25 pre-paid reservations to request it. Merchants are welcome and encouraged, but must contact the autocrat in advance.
Adult, Members: $15.00 Day Trip, $7.00 Feast, $5.00 Camping
Adult, Non-members: $18.00 Day Trip, $7.00 Feast , $5.00 Camping
Youth, 6?17: $7.00 Day Trip, $7.00 Feast, $3.00 Camping
Children, 0- 5: $0.00 Day Trip, $7.00 Feast, $0.00 Camping
Reservations postmarked prior to April 16th may deduct $2 from the Adult
Day-Trip/Site Fee and/or $1 from the Youth Day-Trip/Site Fee. Children 5 and under are guests of the barony, but they MUST have a reservation if occupying a seat during feast. Feast is sold by SEAT, not age! Overnight cabin space is available for the first 25 guests to pre-reserve with payment. Tenting space is available for all others. All refund requests must be received IN WRITING within 7 days of the end of the event. Please remember that the only true reservation is a PAID one! Please include an email address for confirmation.
RESERVATIONS: Make checks payable to SCA, Inc./Barony of Hawkwood
AUTOCRAT: Master Bran Trefonnen firstname.lastname@example.org_
DIRECTIONS: Take your best route to I-26, exit 40, Airport Rd. exit. Coming from the north/west, turn left at the ramp onto Airport Road; Coming from the south/east, turn right at ramp onto Airport Road. Follow Airport Road until it junctions with Hendersonville Road. Turn right onto Hendersonville Road. The entry to Lutheridge is less than a quarter mile on the right on Hendersonville Road. Signs will also be posted.