When: Saturday, Mar 15, 2014
Where: Himmel Park, 1000 S. Tucson Blvd. Tucson, AZ 85716
Description: We invite you, one and all, as we bid a fond farewell to our outgoing Baron and Baroness, Zhigmun’ & Aleyd, and welcome our new Baron and Baroness, Simon & Magdalen, to the Gem of Atenveldt. Join as we celebrate our new captains of the heavy and rapier guards. Join us as we select our new Bard of the Boar! There will be combat, feasting and merriment for all. The festivities will begin Saturday morning at Himmel Park. Bring your shade pavilions and banners to line the area around the tourney fence. Honorable combatants will fight to become the new captain of the heavy guard and bearer of the Great Helm. Brave youth of the barony will compete to become our new youth champion!
In the evening, we will move to the Tucson Women’s Club (5 miles east of Himmel Park) to feast and behold the final court of our current Baron and Baroness, Zhigmun’ & Aleyd, and witness the investiture of our new Baron and Baroness, Simon & Magdalen.
A hearty family style feast of roast chicken, mashed potatoes, rolls, & vegetables will be served. Lemonade and ice water will be provided for refreshment. Following the feast, a dessert of tarts and brownies will be served in the courtyard while the hall is prepared for court and the investiture.
The feast fee is $7.00 for adults and $3.00 for children aged 5-17. Paid feast reservations are required through ACCEPS. Registration will close March 4th. Seating is limited to 120 seats. Side board is welcomed, but will be limited due to space.
On Sunday, we will return to Himmel Park for a grand day of fighting and entertainment! Following opening court, Heavy and rapier fighters will compete for their place in the baronial guard. Throughout the day singers and entertainers will delight their Excellencies as they contend to become the next Bard of the Boar!
Site fee is $6.00 for the weekend for adults ($11.00 for non-member adults) and $3.00 for the weekend for children aged 5-17. Children under 5 are free.
Saturday day site location: Himmel Park,1000 S. Tucson Blvd. Tucson, AZ 85716. Site opens at 9 AM and is discretely damp, no glass bottles please.
Saturday feast / investiture site location: Tucson Women’s Club, 6245 E Bellevue St, Tucson, AZ 85712. Site opens at 5 PM and is a discretely damp site.
Sunday site location: Himmel Park,1000 S Tucson Blvd. Tucson, AZ 85716. Site opens at 9 AM and is discretely damp, no glass bottles please.
Co-Autocrats: Lord Finnr Eiriksson (firstname.lastname@example.org) (520) 339-7504 (No calls after 9pm please) and Lady Norah Rose Tenpenny (email@example.com)