Event Information

St. Paddy's Day Bloodbath (2019-03-09) Ponte Alto

Banners of the North! Weep! You shame your noble King with your winter\'s lethargy. While Atlantia\'s foes tilt at rings, you have wintered by your hearthsides growing soft on rude tales and mulled wine. Enough! Arise and shake off the rust of these past frigid months. Sound the battle horn and muster again. Let all the banners of the north fly and fan our hearts to acts worthy of song. The Barony of Ponte Alto is proud to present a day that will be sure to satisfy even the most bloodthirsty fighter. This is event is a fighter\'s dream, featuring our usual bearpit tourney and as many pickups as you can stomach.

9:00am - Troll Opens
10:00am - Authorizations begin
11:00am - Bear Pit Tourney (Rapier and Heavy)
12:30pm - Lunch Break
1:30pm - Bear Pit Tourney resumes
3:30pm - Court

Cost Daytrip Feast Camping
Adult, Member Discount $10.00 $0.00 $0.00
Adult, Event Registration $15.00 $0.00 $0.00
Youth (6-17) $5.00 $0.00 $0.00
Child (0-5) $0.00 $0.00 $0.00
Make Checks Payable To: SCA, Inc., Barony of Ponte Alto

Cost Notes: There is a family cap of 2 adults and 2 youth for any family -living in the same house- larger than four. Lunch is included with site fee.

Site: Nottaway Park, 9601 Courthouse Road, Vienna, VA 22181. Site is open from 9AM until dusk.

Site Restrictions: Site is dry. Pets are permitted on leashes.

Feast Information: A lunch of soup and bread and nibbles is included with site fee.

Other Information: Please note: This is traditionally a *cold* event, so please dress appropriately.

Autocrat\'s Information: Adina der Heide (L Cicirelli), 4214 Maylock Lane, Fairfax, VA 22033, Phone: (571) 249-1250, E-mail: adinavdh@gmail.com

Reservations: Send reservations to autocrat

Directions: Take your best route to I-66, West of 495 to the Nutley Street exit (Vienna Metro Station). Follow signs to Vienna. Go through three lights and turn left onto Courthouse Road. The park entrance will be about a half mile up on your left. Go into the park past the house on the hill. Fighting field is in the back of the park.