The Shire of Schattentor will be hosting Twelfth Night celebration on January 7, 2012. The theme of the occasion is Feasting, Frolicking, and Fools.
King of the Feast
In keeping with Twelfth Night traditions, lunch will be served with cake. The lucky soul who finds a bean in his or her portion will be crowned the king/queen of the feast and given the right to make such weighty decisions as described in the activity descriptions below.
A Tourney of Fools
Patron: Count Morgan Olander
Requirements for this tourney will be announced after the King/Queen of the Feast has been determined.
Riddle Me This
Patron: Lady Leah of Schattentor
Bring your best riddle to feast to the delight of the lords and ladies assembled. Examples of period riddles will be provided on site, but excellent sources are the Exeter Book and the The Demaundes Joyous.
Frolic with Fools
Patron: Lord Padraig the Illuminator
Various family-friendly activities including paper-crown making, coloring sheets, beaded necklaces, and Knight Bowling. Come and enjoy!
A Feast for the Eyes
Patron: The Honorable Lady Orlaith Ballach Inghean F.lain
Bring your in-progress or completed Arts and Sciences project to display for the enjoyment of all.
Site: Canyon Lake Senior Center, 2900 Canyon Lake Drive, Rapid City, SD 57702
Site opens at 10 AM and closes at 8 PM.
Site Fee: $6 for adults; $3 for children; children 3 and under are free.
Non-member surcharge: $5
High Feast: $12 for adults, $6 for children under 12; children 3 and under are free. ($10/$5 pre-registration)
Low Feast: $6; $3 for children under 12; children 3 and under are free. ($4/$2 pre-registration)
To pre-register, contact Lady Leah of Schattentor by December 31, 2011.