Date: February 16 , 2002
Site opens at: 12:00 AM on February 16th 2002
Site closes at: 12:00 AM on February 16th 2002
Ravensweir’s Court of Love – Quesnel, BC
(sometimes known as the Feast of Hearts)
Feb 16/02 Site opens at noon. Call ahead for crash space.
Masonic Temple 514 Front Street, Quesnel BC – side basement entrance.
Once again we will be assessing those good lords of Ravensweir – and
heaven help them if they are found lacking!
There will be a Court of Love for anyone with grievances on courtesy (in good fun). Three judges will be determining the new Lord and Lady of Hearts;
Gents – strut, bow, courting, favours
Ladies – favours and curtseys.
Start practicing your best courtly behaviour.
There will be a basic Bardic Competition and for further entertainment our lovely ladies will be performing a bellydance or two during the meal.
Card competition – OK, its a little Victorian, but the kids can do this
one as well.
Cold Keep will be doing their A&S Championship and Rapier Championship
at this event so prepare to be duly impressed.
For information or question on the Rapier Championship contact
HL Cerridwen Maelwedd of Cold Keep at ac.tcerid@eiryklav
The Tourney will be a Round Robin, and the marshals will be checking cards.
1)Combatant must be within a five hr drive of Cold Keep and reside in a full status shire. (champion’s discretion on other)
2) If a combat championship, the fighter must be authorized.
3) If a combat championship, the fighter must have a consort of the opposite sex present.
4) Must be willing to travel to swear fealty to the Prince and Princess of Avacal.
5) Must be willing to travel to any and all shire wars and lead our army on the field
6) Must be willing to attend 3 Shire events and one council through time as champion.
7) Must be the tourneycrat to choose successor
8) Must care for and add to the regalia of the shire championship
Anyone with questions re A&S Championship, please contact Lady Aróc of Cold
Keep at ac.kool@nesseits
Merchants welcome – no table fee
Site fee $10.00 & potluck contribution, 13-18 – $5.00 & contribution,
kids to 12 – free
Our theme for this feast is recipes with strange names (toad in the hole, spotted dick etc). Anyone interested, please contact Grizelda the Chaste for recipes – 992-6484 (or please call if you’ve found an obscure recipe that you’d like to try out). Those good gentles from out of town may bring desserts or simpler dishes.
We will provide condiments/Tea/Coffee etc.
Autocrat – Grizelda the Chaste (250) 992-6484
Seneschal – Lady Rowan – (250) 992-7265 moc.cblenseuq@nawor
Chronicler – Lady Sigrid (250) 992-2123 moc.evresinu@yelnatsk
From the North-
Making your best way to Quesnel, drive past the Gold Pan into town. Turn left at the hospital onto Shepherd Ave. The hall is right on that corner.
From the South-
Making your best way to Quesnel, follow the main road into Quesnel, turning right on Front Street (the river) when you reach it. The signs will be pointing you towards Prince George. Drive down Front Street for three blocks, turning right at the hospital onto Shepherd Ave. The hall is right on that corner.