Kingdom Arts and Science Festival - 2016
March 5, 2016
Canton of Sudentorre
Winter has come and so is the time to prepare for the annual pilgrimage to the Kingdom Arts and Science Festival which is hosted this year by the Canton of Sudentorre. This time honored tradition brings artisans, scholars, scientists and those who gather to see the talent, the awe, and the fun that brings out the best of Atlantia.
Spend the day at the Marshall Building in Historic Spotsylvania Courthouse, Virginia where the Kingdom of Atlantia’s brightest and talented artisans will gather to display their Arts and knowledge in the Sciences. Lunch will be provided to all who attend, so come and gather together with your friends to break bread and prepare to be fascinated by some of the Entertainment being offered throughout the day.
Arts & Sciences Activities: Open Display is available. If you would like to sign-up for display space, please include your request with your reservation. You will have a 3’ X 3’ slot available. Walk-in space is available, but maybe limited.
If you would like to participate in any of these Competitions, you must contact the Coordinator of each activity ahead of time.
Persona Pentathlon and Persona and Youth Triathlon: The Atlantian Order of the Laurel would like to invite any and all to enter their annual Persona Pentathlon and Persona and Youth Triathlon. Coordinator: Mistress Jessamyn di Piermonte, coordinator, atlantia AT seahorse.atlantia.sca.org
The Atlantian Arts & Sciences Champion: Coordinator: Seigneur Etienne Le Mons d'Anjou, kmoas AT atlantia.sca.org Web site: http://moas.atlantia.sca.org). This is a spectacular opportunity for you to showcase your art and earn accolades for your kingdom! The winner will be selected for excellence in any static Art or Science recognized from our time period. The tenure for the position is one year.
InterBaronial Champions Competition: Coordinator: Master James of Middle Aston,
Middleaston AT yahoo.com.
Royal Baker: Lady Isabella Dolce Panettiere Bianchi della Luna:
royalbaker AT atlantia.sca.org
Laurel Novice Tourney: Maîtresse Alianor atte Red Swanne, OL: Jean.Wagner AT precisionfabrics.com
Duke Gyrth Oldcastle Memorial Poetry Smackdown: Master Dunstan leHeryngmongere: rangernealson AT aol.com
Extraordinary Entertainment Extravaganza: if you would like to perform or have a group that would like to perform, please contact Mistress Ceridwen ferch Owain: theceridwen AT gmail.com
Mystery Ingredient Scribal Challenge – Sponsored by Baroness Willow Faye Dunne: madeforwillow AT yahoo.com This challenge is for children and adults, artistic scribal
challenge, no calligraphy is required.
Adult, Member: $12.00 Day-Trip $0.00 Feast $0.00 Camping
Adult, Non-Member: $17.00 Day-Trip $0.00 Feast $0.00 Camping
Youth (10-17): $ 6.00 Day-Trip $0.00 Feast $0.00 Camping
Child (0-9): $ 0.00 Day-Trip $0.00 Feast $0.00 Camping
Make Checks Payable To: SCA, Canton of Sudentorre
Cost Notes: Because lunch is included in your day-trip, please consider pre-reservation. This will ensure we have enough lunch for everyone. Master Chirhart Blackstar is preparing lunch for the day. Please email him with dietary issues: Chirhart_1 AT yahoo.com. Put KA&S 2016 in subject line.
Site: The Marshall Building Center, 8800 Courthouse Road, Spotsylvania, Virginia 22553. Site opens at 9 am and closes at 6 pm.
Site Restrictions: No pets allowed; alcohol for competition only.
Merchanting Information: Limited space available. Contact the Autocrat.
Autocrat's Information: Baroness Cairistiona de Coueran (Laurie Clarkston). 503 Ronnie Court, Spotsylvania, VA 22551. Phone: (540) 846-5357. Email: garadh56 AT gmail.com
Reservations: Jeanne Zabel, 12397 Cleydael Blvd, King George, VA 22485. Email jzabel AT va.metrocast.net if you have any questions. Include the following: Full name (or list of names if more than one), SCA Name(s), Membership number, a contact number or email address – in case we need to get in contact with you. If you would like to sign-up for open display, please state this with your reservation.
Take your best route to I-95, heading towards Spotsylvania County, Virginia. Take exit 126 (Massaponax south) or exit 126B (north). Go south on Route 1 for 4 miles. At the light turn right onto Massaponax Church road (Massaponax Baptist Church is located on the right side at the light).
Follow Massaponax Baptist Church Road to the stop sign (4 miles). Turn right onto Route 208 (Courthouse Road). Go half a mile and turn left into the Marshall Building. Go behind the building to the entrance to drop of displays. Parking available at the Middle School across the street. There will be a crossing guard for safety.