Our new event has been busily in the works and we now have information available for the populace! We hope to see you all there!
When: August 26-28th 2011
Where: Adrian, MN in the Adrian Campground. This wonderful site features a shaded park like setting, showers and flush toilets, an outdoor pool, laundry, FREE WIFI, playground and many nearby stores and restaurants. Pictures of the campground are on the event page and the event Facebook page. Shire of
What: Armored Combat, Archery, Bardic Activities, Rapier, Modified Highland, Olympian and Gladitorial Games and Arts & Sciences Display. All games are somewhat modified. Highland inspired games: caber toss, stone throw, hammer throw, stacking rock wall, Olympian inspired games: archery and foot races, and Gladitorial inspired games of armored and rapier combat. These games are designed for participation from both combatants and non combatants. Teams can consist of one combatant and one non, or both non combatants. Points earned from each activity will be combined with those earned by your team mate.
Friday night there will also be a cooks, brewers & vintners social and competition. Entries do not need to be documented to be entered. Categories include: meat dishes, ale, mead, cordials or wine. More than one category can be entered.
Merchants: We are currently working on the details with the site owner but should have the merchants located where they will have access to electricity and water if desired. We are working on a low or no merchants fee, confirmation and details to follow. If you are planning on merchanting and would like to have your business name posted on the event website please contact me at borderdownswebminister (at) gmail (dot) com