Feast of Friendship
Stegby's (Warwick, Qld.) annual event.
Saturday, 16th and Sunday, 17th of July, 2011.
Held at the Warwick Showgrounds, entrance is at the corner of Albion and Kingsford Streets, Warwick. (See Map below).
Another year is passing and Stegby want to celebrate with their friends. This time the Feast of Friendship has a Norse theme so come and camp with us in the midwinter and enjoy some Viking hospitality. Fight to be the champions of Stegby, then enjoy a feast and friendship at the Mungát Heim. That would be Ale House. Again craftsmen bring your wares to sell beside the list field.
Welcome the inaugral Stegby Boffer Championship .
Open to children 12 and under. Become the first junior champion of our Canton so bring your boffers and have a lot of fun. This wonderful event will see our young fighters take the field on Sunday Morning.
On Sunday, relax over a country breakfast then shoot some arrows on the archery range, battle it out in a fun silly tourney where merriment and mirth will abound. Or attend some classes to learn new and unusual things.
Site opens for campers at 9am, event starts at 12.30pm with a light lunch at midday and armour inspections at 1pm, Feasting will begin at approximately 5.30pm.
Don't forget your warm clothes, this is truly a Viking event, hospitality in the dead of winter (fires of course will be provided.)
Arts and Sciences competitions:
Children's A&S -
8 and under - A representation of a Viking
13 and under - A hand made article that a viking would have used - documentation simply needs to explain how it would have been used
Adult A&S - Documentation required.
A hat fit for a Viking
A Viking treasure necklace
A Viking embroidery.
Price: Until 1 July 2011: $40 members, $45 non members, Children 12 & under half price.
Tourney and feast only $25m $30nm children half price. Off Board price on Request.
After the 1st of July: add $5, bookings close on July 12th.
Bookings to the steward Lady Gabriella Borromei.
Please advise dietary requirements.
Payment details to be advised on booking.
" Everyone in the SCA is my friends, I just haven't met them yet"
(or words to that effect)
-the great Sir Agro
Three things you need to be aware of:
1) The event is BYO alcohol now, unfortunately we couldn't get a licence because of a technicality. We will have soft drinks for sale.
2) We are expecting the weather to be cold and windy with some rain. Please bring extra layers.
3) There is another function on site at the same time. Please look for the SCA signage for the troll booth.