FIRST ANNUAL TOURNAMENT OF FLOWERS
The Barony will not be holding Ragnarok Rampage this year
Information on our next event will be posted here
due to the
SCA's 50 year celebration.
as it becomes available.
THE BARONY OF CARRAIG BAN FIRST ANNUAL
TOURNAMENT OF FLOWERS
May 14, 2016
The site is HOPKINS PARK, 1403 Sycamore Rd, DeKalb, IL 60115
SITE IS ABSOLUTELY DRY
There is no site fee, although donations are welcome.
9:00 a.m. -- Site opens
10:00 a.m. -- Weapons inspection begins for heavy weapons and rapier
11:00 a.m. --
Tournament of Flowers begins followed by challenges and individual
11:00 a.m. --
Rapier challenge Tourney
begins, focusing on Prowess and Form, with a prize of a custom
sword hanger made by Sir Logos. This will be followed by a Cut and Thrust Tourney if there
is sufficient interest.
12:30 p.m. -- Break for
3:00 p.m. -- Rounders (medieval baseball) led by Baron Rory
3:00 p.m. -- Dance practice led by Dunstan
4:30 p.m. --
by Baroness Epona
5:30 p.m. -- Tavern Style
by Dame Nicolaa
7:00 p.m. -- Dancing if there is sufficient interest
9:00 p.m. -- Site closes
Arts & Sciences
A scribal sandbox, compliments of Mistress Acelina.
Mistress Kathyrn von Schlosserwald's Circa 1200 dwelling .
A blacksmithing demo.
11 a.m. to noon -- Old world vs. new world foods by Lady Gillian Durham.
1 p.m. to 3 p.m. -- Weaving a bookmark by Baroness Winifred.
2 p.m. to 4 p.m. -- Wood carving demonstration by Lord Paul the Boteman.
As always the barony will have its fabulous
will be a hospitality table. There is also a Wendy's in easy walking distance.
will consist of:
Breads, Butters, Cheeses
Salat of Herbs -- (green salad, herbs, oil, vinegar) garnished with edible flower petals (rose)
Chicones of Orange Flower -- roasted chicken with orange, rose petals, ginger
Saffron Ryse -- rice, turmeric, salt, pepper, saffron
Pyes of Paris -- pie crusts, beef, pork, dates, currents, eggs,
cinnamon, salt, pepper, cloves, beef stock and red wine
Greene Peasen -- green peas in a mint pea sauce (peas, mint leaves, salt)
Pies of divers flavors -- mix of custard and fruit pies
Water, Lemon water, Syrrip of Roses, Tea
Cost is $6 PP.
Send feast reservations to:
8807 Ryan Ct.
Kingston, IL 60145
Information on our previous event, "Absolutely NOT Ragnarok Rampage", held June 2015, is here.
Information on our previous Fighters Symposium, held January 2015, is here.
Last updated 8/27/2016