Pre-Pennsic War Practice
July 10- 12, 2015
Canton of Middlegate
War is coming and it is time to rally the troops! Join us for melee training and martial practice. We will have authorizations for heavy, rapier fighters and siege engineers. Ranges will be set up for archery and thrown weapons. Youth authorizations and fighting will be scheduled as well. In addition to the martial activities we will set aside shaded area for a fiber solar, a scriptorium and general A&S.
Come out and spend the weekend finishing projects for Pennsic, testing out your camp set up and getting ready to head to war.
Martial Activities: Heavy melee practice and instruction. Rapier classes and practice. Archery and TW ranges. Youth practice. MIT's welcome!
Arts & Sciences Activities: Open area for working on projects. Fiber Solar and Scriptorium as well.
Adult, Member: $8.00 Day-Trip $0.00 Feast $0.00 Camping
Adult, Non-Member: $13.00 Day-Trip $0.00 Feast $0.00 Camping
Youth (13-17): $6.00 Day-Trip $0.00 Feast $0.00 Camping
Child (0-12): $0.00 Day-Trip $0.00 Feast $0.00 Camping
Make Checks Payable To: SCA, Inc., Canton of Middlegate
Cost Notes: There is no additional charge for camping. All camping areas are first come first serve and there is plenty of space for everyone.
Site: Elchenburg Castle, 2239 Center Rd, Boonville, NC 27011. Site opens Friday 5pm, closes Sunday noon.
Site Restrictions: Pets must be on leashes. Fires must be properly handled, attended and doused. No swimming in the pond.
Merchanting Information: Merchants are welcome! Contact event steward for info.
Other Information: All updates, schedules and classes will be posted on the event website.
Autocrat's Information: Murienne l'aloiere (Nikole Harrington), 2602 Guyer St, High Point, NC 27265, Phone: (336) 848-3742, E-mail: dragonfly78[AT]gmail.com
Reservations: Simone de Venezia (Troy Petersen), 2602 Guyer St, High Point, NC 27265, Phone: (336) 848-3742, E-mail: lord.symon[AT]gmail.com
From the SOUTH or NORTH: Take your best route to I-77. Take Exit 82 and turn East at the end of the exit ramp. Proceed less than a mile and turn Right onto Messick Rd. Proceed to the end of Messick Rd, and turn Left onto Center Rd. Approx 8 miles later is a Pure gas station on the left and 1.2 miles past that is Mitchell Chapel United Methodist Church. The Castle Lane (Willow Springs Lane) is less then 2/10 of a mile further on the Right. Signs will be posted.
From the EAST via Hwy 421: Travel to Exit 259/Reavis Rd. Turn North onto Reavis Rd. Travel .8 miles to stop sign. Turn Right. Travel .5 mile and turn Left onto Center Rd. Travel 3 miles and turn Left onto Willow Spring Ln.