Cour d'Amour

The valiant Lancelot du Lac calls all gentle lords and ladies to tourney at his castle, Joyous Garde. Guinevere, the Queen of Love, and her ladies gallery will judge who is most chivalrous among those who test their skills within the lists and upon the field of battle. Come all those who would sit at the Round Table and meet in honorable combat to decide who will win the day: Arthur or Lancelot.

Vie to represent the Shire of Gate's Edge as our CHAMPION of: Armoured (aka Chivalric) Combat; Archery; Equestrian; Thrown Weapons

Present your finest potent potables in our first Brewing Competition. Sing your favorite songs at our Bardic Workshop, where all may gather to hone their bardic skills. Feast upon the sumptuous fare provided by our Feast Steward, Lord Vaclav Namatko! Dance, sing, and make merry as together we strive to recreate the romantic idyll of Camelot. And of course there will be activities for the children as well.

Merchants are most welcome! To make arrangements, please contact either of the Event Co-Stewards.

FEES: Site fee is $9 adults, $4 ages 6 - 12, ages 5 and under free. Site family maximum fee $27. Feast fee is $8 adult, $4 ages 6 - 12. Makes checks payable to the SCA Inc./Shire of Gate's Edge.

Camp Camwood boasts plenty of camping space, so come out and stay with us, and enjoy the fall weather. Pets allowed on leash with current WRITTEN proof of rabies vaccination. Horses must have written proof of negative Coggins. The site is WET in period containers ONLY, no hard liquor allowed.

Minors must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian. Minors may attend with a 21-year old or older adult with a signed and notarized Minor Event Waiver Form from the parents.

Please visit the event website at http://www.geocities.com/natashastorfer/ for directions and more information. Please feel free to contact the Stewards with any questions.

Thank you--and we hope to welcome you to our Shire's fall event!

Lady Rixende la Serin Noir and Lady Evelun Lambert corsair@concentric.net