From The Page (December, 2012):
As the bite of Winter begins to cover Eskalya, and
Grandfather Frost & the Yulemother arrive to warm your
hearts and hearths, your presence is requested to enjoy the
hospitality of Our Baroness at Eskalya’s Yule celebration.
This year bring out your fi nest. We are given an opportunity to teach young minds what we are all about. Among us will be Students here to learn and to serve. They will have the page handbooks and will be working on answering questions from them by asking us questions. ((they are actually earning school credits))
There will be several contests throughout the evening including a Yule Dessert contest (Yum!), a Table Decorating Contest AND! a Silly Yule Hat Contest Please bring your cards or dice or other games to share. There will be a Heavy, Rapier Tourney as well as a competition for Lord and Lady of Misrule!!
We will have an area for Medieval Games, a Minors area, space for Fighting and Fencing, a small area for performances, another amazing feast of beast, and fowl and a more than suffi cient dayboard.
Something new!! , we will be welcoming performances by our guests for feast. We need you!!! Please call our Autocrat if you are planning on performing and we will make sure you make our list of performers for the evening feast.
Merchants are also welcome during the day. Space is limited, so please RSVP with table size needs and we will do what we can to accomodate you. First Reserved gets the space! Merchants must bring tables for sales. There is no additional fee for merchants other than site fees. Information desired otherwise, please contact the Autocrat.
Meat and bread provided Feast!! Sides, salads to be determined by YOU.. Dishes must be period. And able to serve 10-15 people.** Desserts provided with contest and do not count towards feast offering!!**
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Site Information: Highland Tech (Anchorage, AK)- (address omitted)
Event Hours: 11am- 7pm
Site Fees: Flat $5.00 a person (6yrs-adult) NMS fee $5.00. ******OR provide a New, unwrapped Toy worth $5.00 or more as your site fee. One toy per person all going to Toys for Tots!!
Autocrat: Isabel de la Hay (phone) or Co-Autocrat: Christiana of Oertha (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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