"Happy we who can bask in this warm September sun, which illumines all creatures, as well when they rest as when they toil, not without a feeling of gratitude." How grateful and honored is the Barony of Altavia to host the Fall Crown Tournament under the tall trees and grassy fields of Crescenta Valley Park on September 8, 2007! Join us for the day when the new Heirs of the realm are determined by armored combat upon the field of honor! Crescenta Valley Park is located at 3901 Dunsmore Avenue, La Crescenta, CA, 91214.
Directions: Take your favorite freeway to the I-210 freeway. Exit at Pennsylvania Avenue. Heading eastbound, turn right, heading westbound, turn left. At Honolulu turn right. There shall be signs directing all into the park. Baronies, Cantons and Shires will have first choice of eric-front space. Please contact the Autocrat staff to reserve space on the list field.
Schedule for the Day:
7:00am Site opens
8:00am Populace welcome, lists and gate open
10:30am Opening Court (at their Majesties pleasure)
4:00pm Closing Court
6:00pm Site closes
There will be activities for children and adults alike and a white elephant sale! Merchants are welcome! The park requires only 10% of gross profits. If you are interested in merchant-ing, please contact Merchants@sca-altavia.org and put "Crown Merchants" in the subject line. Pets are allowed but must remain on a leash at all times.
Site Fees: $5 for adult member, $8 for adult non-member, $3 per child 4-12 years, children 3 years and under are guests of the Barony. Please make checks payable to "SCA, Inc/Barony of Altavia".
The following day, Sunday, September 9th, Privy Council Meetings will be held in conjunction with a Fighter Practice and Arts demo. The meetings and all activities will be on the grounds of the Las Palmas Park Recreation Center in San Fernando. Please bring your crafts and armor for a pleasant day in the park and help the Barony of Altavia reach out to new members! We will have the Baronial Pavilion set up for all to use, beginning at 9:00am. There is no site fee for the Demo (we appreciate your time and skills), and no merchants. Pets must remain on leashes at all times. Las Palmas Park Recreation Center is located at 505 S. Huntington Street, San Fernando, CA 91340.