Schützenfest is the bi-annual celebration of missile weapons for the Barony of Nordskogen. Schützenfests (which can be translated as marksmen's festivals) were originally spring festivals and took place in both Germany and Switzerland.
When: Memorial Day Weekend — May 27th – 30th (Friday – Monday)
Where: Whispering Hills Girl
10655 Resident Camp Rd.
Houston, MN 55493
- Combat Archery
There are 10 treehouses reserved for the equestrian people (the Aspen treehouses). If you are an equestrian, and need one of these reserved treehouses, please be sure to contact Kolfinna Hrafnkelsdottir.
Welcome to the Emprise del Estrella del Norte
Let all people of Northshield and of all the known kingdoms, who are not banished or enemies of the king our lord, know that there will be a great festival of arms and a very noble tourney, both mounted and on foot, with archers, crests, banners and horses covered with the arms of the noble tourneyers, as is the ancient custom, hosted by the very noble and very powerful Barony of Nordskogen.
El Emprise Del Estrella Del Norte will take place with Schutzenfest May 27-30, 2011. The site will be at Whispering Hills Girl Scout Camp in Houston Minnesota, two hourse from Nordskogen and less than an hour from both the Midrealm and Calontir borders.
Site Fee (Members): $ 20.00
Site Fee (Non-Members): $ 25.00
Site Fee (Youth under 14): $ 20.00
Site Fee (Children under 6): FREE
Cabin/Treehouse Fee (All Weekend): $ 15.00
Food Fee (breakfast & lunch. Cost per day): $ 5.00
Feast Fee: $ 10.00
The feast will have a Middle Eastern theme. People with dietary restriction should contact the feast steward by May 7.