Date: October 17 , 2015
Site opens at: 12:00 AM on October 17th 2015
Site closes at: 12:00 AM
Redeemer Lutheran Church
3606 Shafer Rd.
Spokane Valley, WA 99206
Oct. 17, 2015
Barony of Wealdsmere
Where: Redeemer Lutheran
Church, 3606 S. Schafer Road, Spokane Valley WA 99206
The Barony of Wealdsmere
proudly invites you to attend our annual Oktoberfeast and
Toys for Tots Tournament! Please come join us at the
Redeemer Lutheran Church for a day of fun and frolic! Help us
celebrate the Harvest with bountiful food and joyous friendship. We
promise you a day of tournaments, dancing, delicious foods and
glorious occupation! Come dance with the Marines! We humbly ask
that you help us collect toys for that most Worthy organization
Toys for Tots, that we may grant a Merry Christmas for children in
As always we will give all comers the
opportunity to fight for honor and glory in the areas of Heavy
Combat, Rapier Combat, YAC, Games and Arts and Sciences.
The Event is family friendly. There will be
Youth and Parent activities throughout the day. We have a
beautiful new site with a nursery and playground! (Parents are
responsible for their children’s activities at all
Back by Popular Demand: Frugal SCAdian
garment contest! Create and entire SCA ensemble for under
$25. The winner last year created several beautiful outfits all for
under $25 combined! She will be hard to beat! Walk the runaway with
your best strut!
Viking Longboat Races: Get up
to 4 team members and build a longboat! Longboats may be ridden in,
worn, pushed, pulled or carried across the finish line! First team
to get across the line with their boat wins! The race is open to 3
age groups: 12 and up (I would say adults, but let’s face it,
we are all kids at heart); 2-12, and best baby longboat (2 and
under, baby may be carried).
Remember to compete in any contest you are requested to donate a $5
(or more) unwrapped toy to help the US Marine Toys-for-Tots
program to provide Gifts for Children that may not have a Merry
Christmas without this service.
A bounteous and tasty traditional Viking
dinner is being grown, yes, grown and prepared by Olaf. (What do
Vikings want? Meat! What else do they want? More meat!) He’s
even promised to butcher the cow before he serves it. Menu will
posted at a later date.
Merchants Fees: Merchants are
welcome. A donation of a $5 (or more) unwrapped toy is requested in
lieu of a fee for all merchants. Unlimited merchants welcome and
you will have table space in the middle of all the activities this
Site Information: Site is
DRY. This does not mean discretely wet. This means
no alcohol on site. We will try to set up a
designated party house close by. Smoking allowed in outside
designated smoking area ONLY. People smoking in the building will
be asked to leave. All cigarette butts must be placed in proper
Site Fee for adults:
$5.00 per head
Feast Fee for
Total price for site and
feast= $13.00 (paid adult member – $18.00 for non
$ 8.00 (paid member kid 2-12)
$5.00 NMS fee applies.
Of course the usual family cap of $40 will
apply. Babies’ site and food are free (under 2).
Autocrat: Lady Avacyn
Geriksdocther, a.k.a. Dianna Haught; 4317 E. Frederick Ave.,
Spokane WA 99217; phone (509) 315-5683; email:
moc.thguahybsdrow@nycava (Please note: I work late, so no
morning phone calls please!)
Octoberfeast/Toys for Tots- Site Schedule
Doors Open for Set up Crew –
If you walk in the door before 9:30, you will be drafted to
Doors open for everyone else!
Armor inspection begins outside unless weather is bad. General
mayhem and shenigans follow!
Arts and Sciences tables open for competition items.
Nursery is open for quiet play. Adult must be present when child is
in nursery. Unattended children will be given espresso and a
Main hall will be open for Gaming Tournament- which will run all
Noon LUNCH BREAK
Soup available for donation, or bring your own or eat at one of the
Frugal Scadian Runway show in main hall during noon
Fenced Playground area open. You must control your own children or
they will be served at feast, with sauce.
Fighting until it stops.
Viking Long Boat Races, other games
Children’s pumpkin painting and other games.
Block Painting on fabric
Basic Heraldry 1o1
Performing Arts “How to Capture an Audience”
Sewing rolled hems for hankies and veils
Dancing with Marines
featuring: Bardic Competition
Site closes sometime following feast.