July 16th, 2016
Whitetail Loop, Sites 4 & 5
The Boast and Toast is an event where members of the populace must work together in crews to win the acclaim of the day by showing their prowess of their applicable trades. Those trades include but are not limited to brewing, baking, cheese making, culinary, oratory, swashbuckling, and pageantry.
Crew registration will be open in March and due by April 3rd. Individuals will still be required to register. Crews may represent a household, a barony, or a just a motley crew of friends with a cool badge.
Each registered crew will be given a 10×10 area fronted by a 8-foot table to serve samples of their culinary and consumable delights. The number of crew members and the number of food and beverage items is only limited by what you can serve across the provided table. Be pre-pared to serve 1-3 ounce portions to 80 of your closest friends. The peak of perfection for food samples to be served at a designated hour.
Crews may request a grill and electricity and will have access to water.
Crews are encouraged start boasting early and share what they are planning to build excitement and incite rivalry.
This is a day event, however, registered crews and royalty may opt to camp the night before the event and use the morning hours to prepare. Camping the night after the event will be open to the rest of the populace. Room is only available for modern tents.
Crew members are encouraged to take shifts to sample the wares of others.
Crew members are encouraged to bend the ears of their patrons and share their expertise and experience.
Crews are encouraged to enlist a bard to participate in the toasting competition and a fighter to represent them on the field.
Crews are encouraged to decorate their area and dress themselves to support their exposition of prowess giving you opportunity to include more artisans.
Crews may bring their own ballot box. It must have a footprint of no more that 12×12 inches and accept tokens up to 2 inches in diameter.
Parking is limited and carpooling will be required for a parking permit. Pre-registration will first open to crew participants in May and last until the last parking space is sold.
This is a premier event that will enable you to inspire through sample and example. Show the rest of us your passion, what you can do, and what it looks like when we show our colors.