Grand Thing

description:
The Barony of Stromgard and the village of Bjorgvin would like to invite you the Second Grand Thing. This will be a period event focusing on Norse and Irish traditions of the Viking era with fighting, contests, games and a Grand Feast! There will be a multi-weapons tournament, a Viking raiders tournament of ships, and a monastery raid where you keep what booty you can escape with.

There will be contests in, axe/spear throwing, archery, wrestling and more. We will repeat the siege-cooking contest "Barbarians at the Gate" the Norsemen are coming! Bring whatever you need to feed 20 warriors and maybe they will go away, leftovers will be used at the feast. Many contests and games for children of all ages so come join us. Site has water, electric, and bathrooms with pay showers.

Site opens 1PM on Friday closes 1PM Monday.

Site fee: adults-$12.00 (add $3 for non-members), children-6-17-$6.00, under 6 free, family cap-$30. Day pass-$5.00.

Make checks payable to Barony of Stromgard.
Merchant fee: A donation to the prize chest.
Pre-Registration: Forms and information available at Baronial website www.stromgard.org

A percentage of the profits will be donated to the Kingdom Travel Fund.

Autocrat: Sgt. Ivon Drengr (Jerry Barber) gebarber2001@yahoo.com

Co-Autocrat: Finnr Skeggason (Dave Hulegaard) finnr01@comcast.net

Directions:
Skamania County Fairgrounds, Rock Creek Drive, Stevenson WA98648 www.skamaniacountyfair.com From North take I-5S to I-205S (exit7), take I-205S to SR-14E (exit27), take SR-14E to Stevenson, follow the signs to the site. From South take I-5N to I-205N (exit288), take I-205N to I-84E, take I-84E to (exit44) cross The Bridge of the Gods to SR-14E. Follow the signs to Stevenson and the site. Location:
Barony of Stromgard (Stevenson, Washington)