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The Thirty-third Year

Foolish Lovers Feast and Tourney -- Bestwodeschire

April 24, 1999 (AS XXXIII)

Millville Grange Hall,
Redding, CA

From The Page (April, 1999):

The shire of Bestwodeschire invites the populace from the West Kingdom's fair lands and abroad to join us as we partake in the fifth annual spring feast entitied, "Foolish Lover's Feast". Based on a 16th century menu, the five courses should give way to an unforgettable evening that will include singing, dancing, and merriment. Bestwodeschire also invites fighters from all ranks to join in the day's events, which will include a Delorous Stroke competition and a Tourney of Flowers. We invite all Brewers to bring their best, as we will be holding a brewing competition. As always, there will be plenty to keep the smalls entertained.

Site opens at 11:00 am, armor inspection is at 12 noon and the tourney begins at 1:00 pm. Feast hall seating begins 5:30 and the feast to begin after everyone is seated (this is a wet site). The site closes around 11:00 pm.

Site fee: Adults (13 and over) $10.00 Reserved and $13 00 at the door. Smalls (4- 12) $6.00 Reserved and $8.00 at the door. Very smalls (3 and under) are free. To reserve your seat, contact the autocrat. Reservations are recommended due to limited seating. Please let us know when making reservations if you have any diet restrictions or vegetarian needs. We are currently seeking entertainers.

Autocrat: Lady Deirdre of Wexford (contact info omitted)

Description of this event (if any), taken from The Page, or from memory of at least one person who attended the event.

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