[MID] Masque of Courtly Love XV: A Winter's Tale

Please join us for a day of Bardic Arts, Heavy fighting, Rapier, Classes, Shopping, Eating, Mirth and Merry Making! The Marche of Alderford proudly presents Masque of Courtly Love XV: A Winter's Tale.

February 19, 2011
9:00 a.m. – 10:00 p.m. EST
Grace United Methodist Church
1720 Schneider St. NW
North Canton, Ohio 44720

Doors open to the populace at 9:00 a.m., and site closes at 10:00 p.m. This site is fully wheelchair-accessible.

Site is bone-dry everywhere, and nonsmoking in or near the building.

Event Features

Bardic Arts
This year's Masque of Courtly Love will feature an all-day Bardic Arts schedule, with performances taking place in a lovely, quiet chapel.

Martial Activities
The Masque of Courtly Love will offer both armoured and rapier combat this year, with tournaments for each.

Arts and Sciences
As always, the Masque of Courtly Love will feature an extensive array of classes; see the schedule page for details.

Feast
Baroness Francesca de Onorati and Lord Angus MakMartane will present a sumptuous feast in the finest Alderford tradition to delight the palate.

Lunch Tavern
A lunch tavern, offered by the Dead Parrot team, will be available on site for an additional (but reasonable) charge.

Shopping
Masque of Courtly Love is an outstanding opportunity for your early-season shopping. Browse at your leisure through our extensive Marketplace to find the things you will need for the busy spring event season!

Other activities
Our site also offers a spacious populace lounge where you can relax with friends. In the evening, join us for dancing after feast.

Fees
Site Fees:
Pre registered $6.00 adult, minors 11-17 $3.00, children 10 and under free with a paid adult
At the door $8.00 adult, minors 11-17 $4.00, children 10 and under free with a paid adult
Fees do not include adult non-member surcharge of $5.00.

Feast Fees:
Adult $12.00
Child 10 and under $6.00

Feast seating limited to 100 gentles; advance registration is strongly recommended. Advance registration deadline for feast is February 12. For dietary concerns, contact our feast steward no later than February 1, 2011.

Please make checks payable to: SCA, Inc. - Marche of Alderford. Send preregistrations to:
Mardöll Vilhjálmsdóttir
masque-troll@alderford.org

Directions
All guests take your best route to Ohio State Rte. 62 that goes through Canton. From the west take the Market Avenue exit. Turn left at the bottom of the exit onto Market Ave** heading north. Travel approximately 3 miles. Turn left onto Schneider Road NW. Site is about 0.5 miles on the left. From the east take the Market Avenue/30th Street Exit towards Martindale Road. Continue past the light at Martindale Rd., straight towards Market Ave. Turn right onto Market Ave and proceed from ** above.