Big Lake, AK
From The Page (July, 2006):
The Gathering of the Clans Return: Fighting, Fencing, Food and Fun!!!! There will be a Heavy Tourney ("Balloon" Prize - armor inspection at noon), a Fencing Tourney (single-sword Prize), a Cooking Tourney (Chefs of Steel), an Archery Tourney (Prize), and, if time allows, a Highland Games Tourney (Caber Toss, Rock Throw, Wench Carry, and more). Plus, a Bardic till you can't sing any longer! The Cooking competition is will be held in the manner of "Chefs of Iron": a box of goodies will be supplied and you and your team (of 2 or 3), consisting of what was brought for the feast! There is a 3 dish minimum, and you must bring your own spices & kitchen (including fire). Cooking Tourney starts at noon.
Site Information: We will be at the home of Rolynnda and Ardrude (address omitted / Big Lake AK). Site opens at 10 am and closes when the bugs drive us off! Site fee is "Uncooked/Raw Feast Supplies" plus $5 for members and $8 for non-members. Please bring raw feast supplies (by birth month) January through March: 1 lb of meat; April through June: 1 lb starches; July through September: 1 lb vegetables; October through December: breads, cheeses, or dessert.
This is not a 2 day event, but there is room for small tents if you wish to spend the night.
Autocrat: Ardrude PenWaer (contact info omitted).
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