Daffodil

 

Event Summary

Event Main Contact (Event Steward): Lenora
Date: March 18 , 2017
Site opens at: 12:00 AM on March 18th 2017
Site closes at: 12:00 AM

Event site:
Cowichan Exhibition Grounds
7380 Trans Canada Hwy Duncan, BC V9L 6B1



Event Stewards:
Viscountess Lenora Truble (Tami Hayes), 250 474-5602 (no calls
after 9 please), lenora.is [at] shaw.ca
Master Tristan of Seagirt (Paul Puhallo), 250 721-9874 (no calls
after 9 please), liciniusc [at] hotmail.com

Warriors! Archers! Artisans!
Come one and all on March 18, 2016 to compete for glory at the
Barony of Seagirt’s Daffodil Tournament!

There will be exciting activities including:


Defender of Seagirt Tournament (heavy)
Captain of the Grenadiers Tournament (rapier)
Archery Contest
Daffodil In Any Medium Contest* (see below)
Daffodil Costume Contest (A&S novice and advanced)* (see
below)
Period Feast
A Door Prize

Competition prizes TBA

Site info: event runs 9am to 11pm
Cowichan Exhibition Grounds
7380 Trans Canada Hwy
Duncan, BC V9L 6B1

Gate Fees:


Feast and Entry Combo:
Adult $35 ($30 with member discount)
Youth (13-18) $15
Child (6-12) $10
Infant (0-5) Free

Entry Only:
Adult: $25 ($20 with member discount)
Minors (0-18): Free

Please have all minor waivers and consent forms filled out ahead
for all underage children. Forms
at http://www.antir.sca.org/Pubs/forms/. Underage
children coming without their parents must have forms signed by
their parents designating an accompanying adult as their guardian
for the event.

Feast and Entry Combo tickets will be sold in advance and the cut
off will be March 12th. No Combo tickets will be sold at the door,
only Entry tickets. All tickets are non-refundable. Please make any
cheques payable to “Barony of Seagirt”.

 

IMPORTANT NOTE about food during the day: please be
aware that we don’t have a full day food service for Daffodil and
there are no restaurants or stores near the site. We will have a
couple of merchants selling meat pies and cheesecake from
approximately 11am – 5pm, but no other daytime food. Please bring
food accordingly. We do have access to a small kitchen where you
could heat up your own food.


SCHEDULE

 

8:00 am  Site opens for set up

9:00 am  Site opens for general
admittance

10:00 am  Archery range opens

10:30 am  Rapier Lists open

10:30 am  Rapier Armour
Inspection

11:00 am  Court (Investiture of the Lists
for Rapier and Heavy)

11:00 am  deadline for drop-off of all
entries for A&S contests

11:30 am  Rapier Tourney begins

11:30 am  Children’s
Activities/Scavenger Hunt

12:00 pm  Baronial Confidence Polling
table opens

12:00 pm  Thrown Weapons range
opens

12:30 pm  Heavy Armour Lists
open

12:30 pm  Heavy Armour
Inspection

1:00 pm  Heavy (Defender) Tournament
begins

1:00 pm  Arts & Sciences Contest
Judging

4:00 pm  Baronial Court

6:00 pm  Baronial Confidence Polling table
closes

6:00 pm F east begins

8:00 pm  (after feast) Dancing

11:00 pm  Site clean up

12:00 am  Site closes

FEAST MENU

Note that the feast menu may be
subject to tweaking after our cooks conduct a test
feast.

1st
Remove
Manchets
Herbed Butter
Cheeses
White broth with almonds (Lamb Stew)

2nd
Remove
Roast Loin of Pork with Red Wine
Buttered Wortes (Boiled and buttered greens)
Lentil Puree
Macrows (Pasta dish with cheese)

3rd
remove
Gingerbread Used at the Court
Rhys (Rice Pudding)
Honey and Almond Candy

COSTUME CONTEST

Greetings Seagirt!

There will be the traditional
Costume Contest at Daffodil.

Your item or outfit to be
entered must have been completed within the last twelve months. It
can be worn by a person at the event or displayed on a table. All
of the work must have been completed by you. Period construction
methods are preferred. Documentation is encouraged and will receive
extra points.

There will be prizes in several
categories:
Beginners -you have never entered a costuming contest before
Intermediate -you have entered a costume contest but never won
Advanced  -you have won a costume contest, or held an Arts
& Science Championship

There will also be a new
experimental category this year: Armour! Steel or leather, linen or
wool; show off your best period armour made by you within the last
twelve months.

There will also be a Single Item
category for clothing, and one for armour. Don’t have a full outfit
ready? Just enter one part of it.

We look forward to seeing your
entries!

If you have any further
questions regarding the contest, please speak to our Arts &
Sciences Officer, Elinor Holgrove (Jacquelyn
Smith
)

Conall & Letitia
Baron & Baroness of Seagirt

DAFFODIL IN ANY MEDIUM
CONTEST

I invite all gentles attending
the 40th Anniversary of Daffodil to enter the traditional
“Daffodil in Any Medium” contest. What will you bring?
An embroidered daffodil, a carved daffodil, an illuminated
daffodil, a daffodil poem? The choice is yours.

There will of course be a prize!
Please bring your entry to the contest table at the event as soon
as you are able (judging will be in the early afternoon), and
please keep any documentation to a maximum of 3-5 pages.

If you have any questions,
please ask here or send me a private message. I look forward to
seeing fields of daffodils…

Elinor Holgrove

HISTORICAL RECORD KEEPING
CONTEST

In keeping with this being the
40th Anniversary of Daffodil, there will be an Art & Sciences
Contest: Historical Record keeping.
Contestants would submit one of their own treasured memories of an
Event in Seagirt’s History recorded in a historical fashion:
Calligraphy, Cuniform tablet, Painting, tapestry, etc. Poems or
songs will be accepted but must also be accompanied by a written
copy, and equal consideration will be given to the performance and
the written version.

Thank you Master Tristan for
suggesting this wonderful contest!

-Conall & Letitia,
Baron & Baroness of Seagirt



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