Kingdom Arms by Robin of Thornwood Calligraphy by Robin of Thornwood Populous Badge by Robin of Thornwood

The Forty-Ninth Year

Yule -- Winter's Gate

December 20, 2014 (AS XLIX)

University of Alaska Fairbanks, Woods Center,
Fairbanks, AK

From The Page (December, 2014):

Join us in the very heart of winter for our Yule event and feast. As our families and friends of all faiths and configurations gather to celebrate the winter holidays. The theme of this event is tradition.

Activities of the day will include: the autocrat’s whim of “Winter Holiday Traditions in any mode”, a white elephant gift exchange ($20 limit for new gifts please), gifts for children, a three course feast, “Reindeer Games”, and a request for the populace to reflect on their thankfulness during feast.

New! Arts and Science competition! Period Holiday Tree Ornaments and decorations.

Feast will be a three course family style meal inspired by a traditional German Yule meal with roasted meats and birds serving as the main course. Reservations very strongly encouraged by December 1st.

Reservations, event schedule, and site updates will be posted to Winter's Gate Facebook page, the Principality of Oertha and Winter's Gate Yahoo! lists, and forwarded through phone or email upon request.

Site information: University of Alaska Fairbanks, Woods Center (address omitted), Fairbanks, AK 99709).

Site opens 12 noon and closes at 8pm

Site fee is $7. Feast Ticket is $7 per a person. Children under the age of 10 are $5 for site and attend feast for free. (Sponsorships and/or kitchen labor in lieu of site fee and feast ticket are available! Please contact the autocrat for more information.)

Autocrat: VM Lilla aet Sceaphylle, (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.


[Year 49]     [Main Web Page for the History]     [Who's Who]


The West Kingdom History Website was created by and is maintained by Hirsch von Henford (mka Ken Mayer).