Tourney of Mannanan Mac Lir XXVI
January 27- 29, 2017
Canton of Tear-Seas Shore
Are the winds of winter getting you down? Come to the Canton of Tear Sea’s Shore and beautiful Givhans Ferry State Park and enjoy the balmy skies and beautiful fighting weather for another Tourney of Manannan Mac Lir, with the bragging rights of one of the oldest tourney prizes in Atlantia up for grabs!
Martial Activities: Heavy fighting and rapier scenarios promise to be exciting, including a double elimination tourney for the Brooch, and a Great Weapons Tourney. A Round Robin Tourney is being planned for the rapier fighters for their Brooch.
Arts & Sciences Activities: A&S competitions will include Youth and Adult categories with a Scroll Blank competition for the Kingdom, and an Open Competition with a Sea theme. A separate competition will be for the best depiction of a Sea Monster! And of course, a Bardic Competition will complete the day!
Adult, Event Registration: $15.00 Day-Trip $10.00 Feast $0.00 Camping
Adult, Member Discount: $10.00 Day-Trip $10.00 Feast $0.00 Camping
Youth (6-17): $8.00 Day-Trip $10.00 Feast $0.00 Camping
Child (0-5): $0.00 Day-Trip $0.00 Feast $0.00 Camping
Make Checks Payable To: SCA, Inc., Canton of Tear-Sea's Shore
Site: Givhans Ferry State Park 746 Givhans Ferry Road Ridgeville, SC 29472 Site opens Friday 5pm, closes Sunday noon.
Site Restrictions: Dry site. Fires allowed in designated areas only.Pets are not allowed in the cabins or the cabin areas. Pets are allowed in most other outdoor areas provided they are kept under physical restraint or on a leash not longer than six feet.
Feast Information: A sumptuous feast is being promised by the Three Barons cooking crew so contact Lord Ingvar Erlingson (mka Norm Smith) with any food concerns. Lord Ingvarr Erlingson (Norm Smith) 8487 William Moultrie Drive, North Charleston, SC 29420 (843)343- 0464 email: norm.e.smith[AT]gmail.com
Merchanting Information: Merchants, please contact the autocrat for information.
Other Information: Primitive Camping sites will be available for free with access to bathrooms and showers. Full hookup sites and cabins are available through the State Park.
Autocrat's Information: Aodh Adendra Marland (Brenda Butler), 1112 Grapevine Rd., Ridgeville, SC 29472, Phone: (843) 670-4855, E-mail: adendra[AT]homesc.com
Reservations: Master Geoffrey d’Ayr of Montalban (Rob Himmelsbach), 199 Cabrill Dr., Charleston, SC 29414, Phone: (267) 226 6196, E-mail: rob.martin.bishop[AT]comcast.net
From I-95: Exit 68 Canadys exit. Turn left onto Hwy 61 and drive 17 mi. Cross the Edisto River and take the first left onto Givhans Ferry Rd. From I-26: Take exit 187 onto Hwy 27 towards Ridgeville and go 1 mile to Hwy 78. Take a left and go approximately Ľ of a mile and take a right on Hwy 27. Stay on Hwy 27 for 7 miles to Hwy 61. Take a right on Hwy 61 for 3 miles to Givhans Ferry Road. Turn right and park entrance is Ľ mile on the left.