Tournament of the Golden Swan

 

Event Summary

Event Main Contact (Event Steward): Magdalen of Haphazard Manor
Date: October 6 , 2017 until October, 9 2017
Site opens at: 12:00 AM on October 6th 2017
Site closes at: 12:00 AM on October 9th 2017

Event site:
Camp Boyle
920 Fish Lake Rd. Summerland, BC VOH 1Z8



Tournament
of the Golden Swan

October 6
to 9, 2017

Shire
of 
Appledore (South Okanagan,
Boundary, 
KootenaysSimilkameen BC)

Camp
Boyle, Summerland, BC

Celebrate the
thirty-third
 Tournament of the Golden
Swan. 
There will blots
of 
classescontests, a rapier and a heavy
tourney
bardic competition and
more, including the infamous Jawbone of the Ass. Class lists and
information will be available closer to the date. 

This year,
Golden Swan will be held at Camp Boyle near Summerland,
BC. 
The site features
a
 large hall, indoor washrooms
and showers, outdoor camping
, and
bunkhouses!
 We hope
the
 ancient tradition of
free-form bocce will break out
 at some point.

Saturday
will feature
 a catered feast, $15 for
everyone 12 and over.  Contact Autocrat to reserve a seat:
Feast tickets $20 on the day of the feast.  Please let us know
you are coming!

Sunday is
a potluck feast. 
Breakfasts and
lunch 
will be for sale Saturday and
Sunday.


The site will be discreetly
damp to dry. This is important.

There
are 
motels and B&Bs in
Summerland
. The event site is a Scout
Camp 20-25 
minutes drive from Summerland
itself on paved and unpaved roads
, so plan
accordingly. 

Site
fees:
 Adults $25, children under
18 are free. NMS will apply. Day fee $15 adults, minors are
free.
 Make chequespayable to
the 
Society for Creative
Anachronism 
Shire of Appledore.

For more
information
 go
to 
www.goldenswan.org  Thewebsite
will be updated as more details are confirmed.

Rapier Tourney: Saturday lists open
10:30

Heavy Tourney: Saturday lists open
1:00

 

Many classes being offered during the
day: 


Saturday: Topher and Taliesin’s Cording, Taliesin’s Quill
Cutting, Meresigha’s Persona: Quick Tips and Tricks, and
Spanish Women in the New World by Illuminada.
Constructing 
a
Haversack with both Taliesin and Topher, Persona Development with
Tanikh, Welsh/Celtic Law by Marguerite, Period Gingerbread with
Illuminada and Glass Painting for Beginners with
Evangelina. 


Sunday: 
Anglo-Saxon
History with Meresigha, Using Historical Events to Enhance Your
Persona with Illuminada, Coldstone Lodestone with Evangelina,
Herbal Beads with Anya. Sunday afternoon it’s the Art of
Being Medieval with Tanikh and Olwyn’s Labyrinth
class.
 



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