Principality of the Mists Fall Investiture

The seasons turn and once again it is time to say farewell to our Prince and Princess as they step down and welcome Their heirs with celebration.

Mists Investiture will be held on Saturday, November 12, 2005 at the Sonoma Veterans Memorial Hall at 126 1st Street West in Sonoma.

Schedule for the day:
10:00 - Site opens
Court
Fighting
More Court
5:00ish - Feast
11:00 - Site Closes

There are several competitions planned for during the day. Please speak to the individual ministers (Arts, Sciences, Silver Spoon) for further information.

Arts: Storytelling - regale the populace with a tale!

Sciences: Herbal compounds (perfumes, toiletries, medicinals, cooking blends)

Silver Spoon: Cutting the Mustard - Prepared mustard, mustard sauce, or a dish featuring mustard. If you make a prepared mustard or sauce, have something for the judges to sample with it.

There will also be a feast to commemorate the day. A hearty fare for the chilly weather. Reservations will be taken for the entire month of October and right up to the day of. As there are only 80 spaces it would be best to get your names in early.

Site fee for the day is as follows:
$7.00 for the feast
$10.00 for site - Members(5 and under are free)
$13.00 for site - Non-members (5 and under are free)

Autocrat for the event is Mdm Ghislaine d'Auxerre (Sandra Linehan), mdmghislaine@yahoo.com

Directions to the site:
From Sacramento: Take 80 West towards San Francisco. Take the Jameson Canyon Road/Highway 12 Highway towards Napa/Sonoma. Turn left onto Highway 12/Highway 121/Carneros Highway. Right on to Napa Road. Right again on to Broadway/Highway 12. One more right on to 1st Street West.

From San Francisco: Take 101 N. Merge on to Highway 37 via Exit 460A heading towards Napa/Vallejo. Take Highway 121 N/Carneros Highway towards Sonoma. Turn right on to W. Watmaugh Road. Left onto Broadway/Highway 12. One more right onto 1st Street West.

From the 580: Take 680 N towards Sacramento. Merge on to 80 West via the exit on the left going towards Highway 12/Napa. Take the Jameson Canyon Road/Highway 12 Highway towards Napa/Sonoma. Turn left onto Highway 12/Highway 121/Carneros Highway. Right on to Napa Road. Right again on to Broadway/Highway 12. One more right on to 1st Street West.

http://mists.westkingdom.org/2005FallInvest.html