War of the Eight Saints
September 29 (5:00 PM) -October 01 (11:00 AM), 2017
Barony of Hawkwood
Equestrian alert! Not only will this very affordable event be fun for fighters, archers, thrown weaponers and artisans, but the location is equestrian-centric. There are stables and a riding ring. Master Oshi is preparing a wonderful primitive feast. Camping is free. Join us as we christen a new event site! www.eightsaints.com
Martial Activities: Archery, thrown weapons, rapier, armored combat, equestrian
Arts & Sciences Activities: See website for details
Adult, Event Registration: $14.00 Day-Trip $8.00 Feast $0.00 Camping
Adult, Member Discount: $9.00 Day-Trip $8.00 Feast $0.00 Camping
Youth (6-17): $6.00 Day-Trip $8.00 Feast $0.00 Camping
Child (0-5): $0.00 Day-Trip $8.00 Feast $0.00 Camping
Make Checks Payable To: SCA, Inc., Barony of Hawkwood
Cost Notes: Camping is free. Please email the autocrat if you plan to bring an RV. There are no water or power hookups. Children only pay feast cost if they want their own plate of food. This is a primitive site, so there is no seating for feast.
Site: McDowell Bridle and Saddle Club, 4120 US 226 South, Marion, NC. http://mcdowellsaddleandbridleclub.webs.com/. Site opens Friday (September 29) at 5:00 pm and closes Sunday (October 1) at 11:00 a.m.
Site Restrictions: The site is dry. Parking only in designated areas. Pets are allowed but must be leashed at all times. No alcohol may be consumed on the property. There is plenty of free tent camping space. RV space is very limited. Please specify your tent size in your reservation. There will be porta-johns but no shower facilities on site, but the truck stop (with showers) is about 1/2 a mile away.
Feast Information: $8 per person, primitive, outdoor
Merchanting Information: Merchants are welcome, but please contact the autocrat in advance.
Autocrat's Information: Veronica Pasamonte (Jennifer Givens), 2 Smith Graveyard Rd, Asheville, NC 28806, Phone: (828) 273-8057, E-mail: veronicapasamonte[AT]gmail.com
Reservations: (Barry Branch), 3200 Vance Denton Road, Morganton, NC 28655
I-40 to Exit 86. South (away from the Love's truck stop) for 1/4 mile. Site entrance is on the right.