St. Augustine's Faire

The Shire of Heraldshill proudly presents St. Augustine's Faire Aug. 27, 2004 at 5 PM until Aug. 29, 2004 at 12 PM (noon).

Heraldshill again hosts the Baronies of Coeur d'Ennui and Nordskogen in their third meeting halfway between their respective regions. [This year we promise, NO CHAIN SAWS!] Our site offers an air conditioned building for feast as well as a place to move fighting indoors in case of rain.

Stone soup will be offered to everyone Friday night; bring a side or dessert to share! All activities, including feast, will be on Saturday. Camping is again available on site; the fee is separate from site fee. There are also motels within 1 mile of site. An inn will be available for lunch on Saturday. Some stable space is available on a first-come, first serve basis. Site is pet-friendly.

Activities:
Fighting: bunny bushkazi, barrier battles, and more!
Archery: willow wand, distance shooting, 'beer' shoot, and more!
Equestrian: many events; contact Rhiannon of Crystal Mynes rheanna2@juno.com
A & S: classes; bardic; competitions, and more! MoC: boffer construction; period games; Adopt-a-Fighter tourney; and more!

Where: Franklin County Fairgrounds --- Site is wet; no ground fires due to city ordinance. 1008 Central Ave. W. (This is Highway 3) Hampton, Iowa 50441

Fees: Site - $4 ages 18 and over; free for under 18 [$3 surcharge for nonmembers] Feast - $6 ages 14 and over; $3 for ages 5-13 Camping - $6 per unit per day MoC - $1 for boffer materials (pre-register by August 19)

Merchants welcomed! Contact Alaina of Heraldshill tasmanian_hamster@yahoo.com.

Feast is based on fourteenth century Italian and north African cuisine.

Directions from South & Southwest: Make your best route to I-35 and travel north of Des Moines. Take Exit #165 (Hampton/Highway 3), turning right at top of ramp. Travel approximately 9 miles to Hampton. Site is on the right side of the road.

Directions from North & Northwest: Make your best route to I-35 and travel south of Clear Lake. Take Exit #165 (Hampton/Highway 3), turning left at top of ramp. Travel approximately 9 miles to Hampton. Site is on the right side of the road.

Directions from East & Southeast: Make your best route to Highway 3 near Waverly. Travel west on Highway 3 about 40 miles to Hampton. Drive all the way through town. Site is on the left.

Autocrat: HL Brigida von M√ľnchen (Deb Kuehne)
kuehned@osage.net

Feast Cook:
Antonia Stefani (Deb Bale)
annavon431@earthlink.net