Highland Foorde Baronial Investiture

As the leaves turn each season, so too must the leadership of our Barony. The populace of Highland Foorde invites you to the Investiture of our new Baronage. The day will be filled with pomp and circumstance, so bring out your finest dayshades, your brightest garb, and your merriest music!

Website: http://highland-foorde.atlantia.sca.org/investiture.shtml

Martial Activities: Heavy weapons and archery will be the martial activities for the day. Sir Tascius Severian Fabius will be in charge of the heavy fighting, and The Honorable Lord Siegfried Sebastian Faust will run archery.

Arts & Sciences Activities: The local Baronies and Households are invited to display the best and brightest of their dayshades, retainers, livery, and finery. The group with the best display, to be decided by the new Baronage of Highland Foorde, will be rewarded with a gift basket filled with many fascinating things.

The colors of Highland Foorde will be a theme, of red and blue with white and silver.

There will be other A&S activities scheduled, so please check the website for more information on A&S activities as they are posted.

Cost:
Adult, Member: $6.00 Day-Trip $7.00 Feast $0.00 Camping
Adult, Non-Member: $9.00 Day-Trip $7.00 Feast $0.00 Camping
Child (6-17): $2.00 Day-Trip $7.00 Feast $0.00 Camping
Child (0-5): $0.00 Day-Trip $0.00 Feast $0.00 Camping
Cost Notes: Adult member site fee only is $6. Adult member site fee and feast is $13. Adult nonmember site fee is $9. Adult nonmember site fee and feast is $16. Children 6-17 site fee is $2. Children 6-17 site fee and feast is $9. Children under 6 are guests of the Barony of Highland Foorde. Maximum family site fee is $16, there is no family maximum on feast. Camping is available and there is no additional charge for camping.

Site:
Hager House - Hagerstown City Park
110 Key St.
Hagerstown MD 21740

Site opens at 6pm Friday, September 23, 2005 and closes at noon on Sunday, September 25, 2005.

Site Restrictions: No pets allowed and site is dry. Camping is allowed in designated areas. No additional fee to camp for the weekend.

Feast Information: The talented members of House Blackstar will provide a delectable feast for your consumption. No one ever goes away hungry from a feast that House Blackstar prepares. Please contact the autocrat with any dietary concerns.

Merchanting Information: Merchants are welcome and encouraged to come display their wares. There is no separate fee for merchanting, so please come thrill us with your tents and tables full of tantalizing temptations!

Other Information: The deadline for pre-registration is September 10. After September 10 the site fee for day-trip will be $7 for adults, $3 for children, but the feast fee will remain $7 per person. The only reservation is a paid reservation, and feast spots will fill quickly.

Autocrats Information: Lady Glynis Gwynedd(Glynis Myers), 20 E Sunset Ave Williamsport MD, 21795. E-mail: ylandra@gmail.com

Directions:
Take I 70 toward Hagerstown, MD. Take exit 28 onto MD 632N toward Hagerstown. Stay on MD 632, it will become Maryland Avenue. At the 3rd light, turn LEFT onto Wilson Blvd. At the next light turn RIGHT onto Virginia Avenue. Pass the park on the left, then go 3/4 around the circle onto Highland Way (end of park). Follow to Hager House Museum on the RIGHT.

From the SOUTH: Take I 81N to Maryland Exit 2 (Route 11). Veer right at the top of the exit, and follow Virginia Avenue (Route 11) to the circle onto Highland Way (end of park). Follow to Hager House Museum on the RIGHT.