Hosted by Device of Myrtle Holt

The Shire of Myrtle Holt (Josephine County, OR )

Event Summary

Event Main Contact (Event Steward): Jennet MacLaclan
Date: December 31 , 2016
Site opens at: 12:00 AM on December 31th 2016
Site closes at: 12:00 AM

Event site:
Kerby Belt Building
24311 Redwood Highway Kerby, OR 97537


Hogmanay 2016

Shire of Myrtleholt,  Josephine
County, OR

December 31,



We are going back in time by 400 years to
December 31, 1600 and the development of the British East India
Company.  This was a significant time in history since this
company provided over 200 years of delights to the United Kingdom.
 We will be serving treats that were provided by this Company
such as scones, teas, shortbread and much more.  Come and
savour our feast board for it will not disappoint


daytime activities will include classes, games, fighting, rapier
and the infamous “Highland Scottish Sword Dance”.  Also,
 we welcome entertainments from any who wish to provide music
or bardic endeavors. NOTE: Accommodation is available on site for
$5.00 per person for the night so that you do NOT have to drive
home on such a “risky” night.


will serve traditional Scottish Hogmanay favorites including
Haggis, along with other great celtic dishes.  With our
stomachs full, and our hearts filled with joy, it will be time for
the women to put on their judging hats, and the men to wash their
knees!! The famous Bonnie Knees Contest will once again be the
highlight of the evening. But wait, this year there will be a
“Ladies costuming competition”  Donne your best Scottish garb
and let’s create the first ladies fashion show of the time. Oh, and
did I forget to mention, the gentleman will be judging this one.


Classes will be
posted soon….stay tuned.



MacLachlan of Loch Fyne (Janet Bianco)
  P.O. Box 580, Selma, OR
97538  Phone: (541)597-2720 Email:

Brian Buchanan
(Brian Day) 
Detrick Drive, Grants Pass, OR 97527 Phone: (541)659-1575 Email:


Site Info:

Kerby Belt

Site opens at
9:00 am.  Feast will begin at 6:00 pm. 



those travelling great distances to join us and those who are
concerned about road conditions and “other” drivers on this very
significant date, we have gotten permission to provide
accommodations on site for $5.00 per person and there is
accommodation nearby so that you will not have to travel until the
next day.





= over 18, Youths = 10-17, Children = 9 or younger

 Site + Feast
$15.00; Youth: $8.00; Under 9: free; Family cap $45.00 (Adult
members will get a $5.00 discount on these prices)

Site + Feast At-the-gate:
  Adult: $20.00; Youth:
$10.00; Under 9: free;  Family cap: $50.00 (Adult members
will get a $5.00 discount on these prices)

On site accommodation is available for $5.00
per person in the great hall…bring your own


         Make checks payable to
“SCA, Inc., Myrtleholt” mail to Autocrat at P.O. Box
580, Selma OR 97538.



Pre-registration is not required, but it offers
a substantial financial savings incentive.

deadline for Pre-registration is December 12th,




 (watch this page for these details….coming

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