[ATL] St. Paddy's Day Bloodbath

Warriors of Atlantia, arise! Throw off your cloaks and seize your swords, for the horns and drums are sounding. As winter's chill fades, our foes gear for war, and we shall be ready to answer them.

The Barony of Ponte Alto is proud to present a day that will be sure to satisfy even the most bloodthirsty fighter. This is event is a fighter's dream, featuring our usual bearpit tourney and as many pickups as you can stomach. Heavy, rapier, and youth combatants are all welcome and encouraged to attend.


    9:00 am - Troll Opens
    10:00 am - Authorizations begin
    11:00 am - Bear Pit Tourney (Rapier and Heavy)
    12:30 pm - Lunch Break
    12:30 - 1:30pm - Youth rapier
    1:30 pm - Bear Pit Tourney resumes
    4:00 pm - Court (may be moved earlier if fighting winds down)


Adult, Member: $6 Day-Trip
Adult, Non-Member: $11 Day-Trip
Youth (5 - 17): $4 Day-Trip
Child (0 - 4): Free

LUNCH: Lunch is included in the site fee, and will include Italian wedding soup and vegetarian lentil soup, as well as bread, cheese, and fruit.

SITE: Nottaway Park, 9601 Courthouse Road, Vienna, VA 22181. Site is dry. Pets are permitted on leashes. Site is open from 9AM until dusk.

DIRECTIONS: Take your best route to I-66, West of 495 to the Nutley Street exit (Vienna Metro Station). Follow signs to Vienna. Go through three lights and turn left onto Courthouse Road. The park entrance will be about a half mile up on your left. Go into the park past the house on the hill. Fighting field is in the back of the park.

AUTOCRAT: Lady Giovanna Rossellini da Firenze E-mail: rmstorey AT gmail.com

RESERVATIONS: Lady Caitlin Irruis inghean ui Riada E-mail: ladypartypanther AT gmail.com

Checks should be made payable to "Barony of Ponte Alto, SCA Inc."

Please note: This is traditionally a *cold* event, so please dress appropriately.