Ides of March Feast and Combataive Arts Workshop

On this excellent V Ides of March we plan to celebrate the coming of the Vernal Equinox. The site opens at 10:00 am and closes at 10:00 pm. The activities planed shall begin at 11:00 with a workshop of all things related to archery given by the Cynaguan Minister of the Bow continuing until 2:00.

At noon we shall start the armored combat workshop continuing until the start of the single elimination tourney. The Kingdom Rapier Marshal will hold a Rapier 101 class from 2:00 pm until 5:00 pm, loaner gear available, rapier fighter and marshal authorizations possible. His Majesty will be holding an EPIC rapier tourney at His EPIC March Crown (in 2 weeks) for the position of Kingdom Rapier Champion. We ask that you all come and enjoy that which will interest you!

A Hearty soup will be served for lunch.

The feast will begin seating at 6:00 pm where we shall be serving the period delicacies of Italy which will include: Antipasti, Zuppa di Fungi Mista, a roasted meat and Risotto alla Milanese, Caliscioni & Insalata ending with Cannoli.

All Feast tickets will be pre-sold, deadline date is March 5th 2007, and can be mailed to: John Mullins (Please email the autocrat or contact the Seneschal of the Silver Desert for the address to send checks to.)

There will be no feast tickets available at the door.

Checks and money orders to be made payable to SCA Silver Desert if you want tickets returned please include SASE otherwise they will be held in your name at the gate!

Ticket Prices:
Tourney, Lunch and Feast:
Feast and Tourney for adult: $18.00
Feast and Tourney for child 10 - 13: $10.00 Feast and Tourney under 10 years is free

Tourney and Lunch (no feast):
Tourney and lunch for adult: $9.00
Tourney and lunch for adult non-member: $12.00 Tourney and lunch for child 10 - 13: $6.00

There is an additional surcharge of $3.00 on all ticket prices for non-members over 13.

Autocrat: Mathghamhain MacDiarmada (John Mullins)
E-mail: mahon at jsmullins dot com

Feast to be prepared by 4 Masters of the Cynaguan Culinary Guild.

Take your best route to I-80 in Sparks, NV. Take the Pyramid exit and go north. Turn left at Oddie Blvd (there is a florist on the corner on the left). Turn left at 12th Street (next intersection and a stop light) the site is Emmanuel First Baptist Church and is on the left across the street from the Sparks Library. The address is 1100 12th Street, Sparks, NV 89431.