Arroyo Grande, CA
From The Page (February, 2002):
Site opens at 10 AM. Lists open at 10AM. Lists close at 11:50 AM. Tourney: 12 noon. Feast begins at 5 PM.
Theme: Masque of the Black Death -1348 Spain.
Rosario de la Torre invites everyone to her estate in Spain to wait out the Black Plague! There will be a glorious tournament held during the day in which all fighters, at one time or another, will face Death itself. She also invites all Adults from the Known World to come and enjoy her Masqued Feast-cooked by the renowned Magnus Arctus-safe and cozy, while Death rides the countryside. There will be bawdy and pleasant pastimes to while away the hours, as well as contests: Best Period A) Homemade, B) Persona and C) Professional Mask(s); Best Homemade Mask of Death; Following the Ideals of Courtly Love and Chivalry - Most Sensuous Dance; Songs of Love (instrumental and/or voice); Most Bawdy Poem/Ode; Best (Recited) Period-type Story.
Site Fee: Tourney: $2 / Adult Feast: $8. As space is limited, please send for your tickets in advance.
Autocrat: Jena Whitehart (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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