From The Page (February, 1999):
Greetings from the Barony of Nordwache. We bid welcome to all of the Knowne World with solicitation to come and luxuriate in lush, tree-lined grounds as you watch courageous warriors battle for victory, or be a part of various scenarios as two armies strive to win the day for their Kingdom. Perhaps delight in the wonderful variety of shopping as you stroll along merchants row, or marvel at the artisans talents as their workmanship is displayed for all to see, and then take pleasure in the merriment of the children as they participate in their own activities. For your additional enjoyment, there is scheduled a Torchlight; Tournament of Champions on Saturday evening and a Tournament of Roses on Sunday.
No pets are allowed in the park except service animals.
Volunteers needed: heralds, marshals, troll, water-bearers, maintenance - (volunteer raffle on Sunday).
Site: Hickey Park - (address omitted), Hanford, CA Site opens at 12:00 noon, Friday, April 9, and closes at 5:00 p.m., Sunday, April 11.
Site Fee: $10 for ages 13 and up; $5 for ages 7 to 12; children 6 and under are free.
Merchants: $30 (includes 2 site fees). Advance registration suggested (includes 10:00 a.m. park entrance).
Please make checks payable to "SCA, Inc.-Barony of Nordwache", Advance registration accepted. A Hastings lock will be in place after hours; familiarize yourself with the procedure.
Autocrat: Comptesse Caroline Marie de Fontenailles (contact info omitted). Arts/Sciences: Mistress Finella Harper (contact info omitted). Marshal: Sir Padraic Fraochdha Idheach (contact info omitted). Fence: Dona Arabella di Siena (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.
The West Kingdom History Website was created by and is maintained by Hirsch von Henford (mka Ken Mayer).