Lions Gate Sergeantry Trials


Hosted by Device of Lions Gate

The Barony of Lions Gate (Vancouver, BC )

Event Summary

Event Main Contact (Event Steward): Ceara inghean ui Mhadadhain
Date: August 13 , 2010 until August, 15 2010
Site opens at: 12:00 AM on August 13th 2010
Site closes at: 12:00 AM on August 15th 2010

Event site:
Allco Park
24959 Alouette Road Maple Ridge, BC V4R 1R8

Lions Gate
August 13-15, 2010

Come support the Sergeantry and
the latest applicant in a weekend of testing, fun, business,
beautiful weather and gorgeous surroundings.  The
weekend forecast is for sunny and very hot weather (31 deg)
so pack appropriately.  It’s going to be great!

Revised Schedule (as of August

For those with rtf email, changes are in italics


3:00 pm Site Opens


9:00 am     Wake-up Call
10:00 am   Opening Court
10:30 am   Armour Inspections and testing
11:00am    War scenarios and Command
Archery range opens (subject to change)

1:00 pm    Discussion on Medieval Cooking
hosted by Ceara
2:30 pm    Discussion on Costume  –
How to pick something appropriate and how to make it – hosted
by Morweena

4:00 pm    Cut & Thrust Tourney hosted by
Baron Griffin (Armour inspection 30 minutes prior)
6:00 pm    Sergeantry Meeting at the
Baronial Pavilion
7:30 pm    Dance Testing
8:00 pm    Bardic Circle (or immediately
following dance testing)


9:00 am
    Wake-up Call
10:00 am   Chivalry Meeting
11:30 am   Closing Court
2:30 pm     Site closes (everyone off


Adults $12
Youth $5
Kids under 12 Free
Family Cap $25

NO NMS will be charged for this event

Site Info:
Allco Park
249th & Alouette Road in Maple Ridge, BC

Directions to Site:

Make your best way to Maple Ridge and follow Lougheed
Turn left on 222nd
Turn right on Dewdney Trunk Road (next light)
Go through the Haney chaos
Turn left on 248th St (at Garibaldi Secondary) and follow it
till you start thinking you’re lost
The road will go to the right and snake a bit as you go down
a hill
It will come to “T” with a stop sign and just go to the
Park entrance is on the left of the sort-of cul-de-sac

If you wish to Google the directions, use the address for the
Alouette River Management Society which is located in the
park – 24959 Alouette Road, Maple Ridge

Site Information

  • This park is in direct proximity to the Alouette River.
    Rivers have fast moving currents so if you have small
    children or animals with you at the event, please keep your
    eyeballs glued to them at all times, especially when near the
  • No fire pits. Permission will be sought regarding using
    apropane brazier/fire pit subject to fire restrictions. If
    you have one you would like to use, please speak with the
    Event Steward first. Must be CSA approved.
  • Absolutely no garbage can be left behind. PLEASE leave
    the site cleaner than found it. If you pack it in, pack it
  • There is a Noise bylaw which states 10pm for quiet time.
    We need to be mindful that we are in a small valley and there
    are residents at the top of the hills. Sound is known to
    carry upwards here.
  • This is a public park. If you chose to imbibe, you MUST
    be discreet and are doing so at your own risk.

Nearby Amenities

On the corner of
Dewdney Trunk and 240th

Cooper’s Foods (groceries)

At 248th
and Dewdney

Tim Hortons

Medical walk-in Clinic called Cottonwood at Dewdney and 238 B

Any questions?  It’s possible I may have missed
something so please don’t hesitate to ask.

Event Steward
HL Ceara inghean ui Mhadadhain, Courtier
ccaunce [at]

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