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The Forty-Seventh Year

All Hallows Eve Medieval Faire and Tourney -- Hawks Haven

October 27, 2012 (AS XLVII)

Gavilan College,
Gilroy, CA

From The Page (October, 2012):

The Canton of Hawks Haven would like to invite you to the All Hallows Eve Medieval Faire and Tourney, hosted at Gavilan College in Gilroy, CA. Both Heavy and Rapier fi ghters will enjoy a Mad Dog-style tourney, with the victors winning their very own turkey! A Combat Archery novelty shoot will be available to the general public, and everyone is encouraged to bring their own live-steel weapons to compete in Hawks Haven’s traditional annual Bottle Cutting Contest! Armor inspection for the tourney will begin at 11:30 AM. The tourney will begin at noon and end at 3:00 PM. We encourage everyone participating in the Bottle Cutting Contest to contribute by bringing empty 2-liter bottles to ensure that we have plenty for all to slash at. Win a turkey with your martial prowess! Eradicate menacing 2-liter bottles with the sharpness of your blade! Help educate the roving mundanes in the history (and fun) of our hobby! Join us for an exciting day in Hawks Haven!

Site Information: Gavilan College, (address omitted).
Event Hours: 10am-6pm
Site fees: No site fee, but there is a fighter fee of $8
Autocrat: Lord Jacob Redbourne/(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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