[ATL] Southern Atlantian Archery Day VI

Over the last several years our intrepid, wayfaring brother (called "Bubba" in a beloved child's dialect) has come home to bring us many archery challenges and stories.  This year he brings us tales from Scotland. 

In addition to his archery targets he bids you to submit your favorite target design and have it juddged by the populace. And we will celebrate feats of might and strength, and perhaps, a little frivolity. A Bardic competition Saturday night. "Be the arrow". Your story, song, poem from the arrow's point of view. archery, mischief, highland games, bardic, merchants, more...last one in has to eat the hagggis.

Martial Activities:  Target Archery Thrown Weapons Highland Games

Arts & Sciences Activities:  Bardic competition.  "Be the Arrow" Song, story or poem from the Arrow's point of view.

        Adult, Member:           $13.00 Day-Trip $0.00 Feast     $0.00 Camping
        Adult, Non-Member:   $18.00 Day-Trip $0.00 Feast     $0.00 Camping
        Youth (6-17):               $7.00 Day-Trip   $0.00 Feast     $0.00 Camping
        Child (0-5):                  $0.00 Day-Trip   $0.00 Feast     $0.00 Camping

Make Checks Payable To:  SCA, Inc., Canton of Crois Brigte

Cost Notes:  Camping included in site fee.  A fundraiser meal available Friday evening and Saturday breakfast provided by TBD. Saturday feast will be a potluck. 

Site:  Elchenburg Castle, 2239 Center Rd, Booneville, NC  27011. Site opens Fri,  5pm, closes Sun, 12 noon. 

Site Restrictions:  SAAD is an archery event with no heavy fighting.  Primitive camping only.  Check with Troll on open burning status. Pets are discouraged but if attending MUST be on a leash.  No alcohol till after range is closed Saturday. Violation of policy is cause for removal with no refund.  Dumpster will NOT be provided.  Remove your own trash. Paper goods will be available but use your own feast gear to help reduce waste.

Feast Information:  Saturday Potluck.  Burgers, Dogs, Buns and condiments provided by Hosts.  Populace asked to bring sides based on 1st name A-G, salad or cheese. H-R, side dish or finger foods.  S-Z, dessert.

Merchanting Information:  Merchants welcome.  Please contact Reservationist and/or Autocrat.

Other Information:  Deadline for submitting Target design entry is 8/18.  3 prizes available for Best Scotland theme, Most Diabolic, Most Attractive.  Please submit to MIC Edward deWitte, sagebowman[AT]yahoo.com

Autocrat's Information:  Lord Robyn A'Dearg, E-mail:  twolfpax[AT]yahoo.com

Reservations:  Lady Ceridwen of Taylorwood, E-mail:  Ceridwentaylorwood[AT]gmail.com


From W-S, NC and Points East:  US 421 north to exit 259, Reavis Rd. End of ramp turn right. ** Road T's to the right onto Old 421.  Go .6 mi and turn left onto Center Rd.  Go 3.1 mi and turn into site on Willow Spring Ln.

From Statesville and Points West:  I77 North to exit 73, right onto US421 South. Exit 259, Reavis Rd, end of ramp turn left onto Reavis Rd.  use directions from **

From I81 and points North. I77 South to exit 79, right onto US21. Left onto Little Mountain Rd. Right onto Center Rd. Right into site on Willow Spring Ln.