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The Fifty-First Year

Captaincy Tournament -- Winter's Gate

September 3-4, 2016 (AS LI)

Anderson Riverside Park,
Anderson, AK

From The Page (September, 2016):

Come one, Come all! Join the Barony of Winter’s Gate for the Labor Day weekend as the new baronial armored and rapier champions are chosen by combat. There are currently offerings of various A&S classes, children’s activities and whispers of archery. Fall Captaincy will be held at Anderson Riverside Park, Anderson AK. There is a good amount of space, but the autocrat would prefer if you would RSVP with your space requirements to ensure that the vision of the dream is best fulfilled.

The event schedule is still being finalized, if you would like to teach a class that is appropriate to a rustic site, please contact the autocrat.

Site Opens at 12:00 (noon) on 2 September, and Closes at 6:00 PM on 5 September.

Site Registration: Adult Event Registration: $20, Adult Member Discount Event Registration: $15, Children (Ages 6-17) Event Registration: $10, Children under the age of 6 are free. Family Cap: $50.00

Location: Anderson Riverside Park, Anderson AK 99744. There are RV Hookups available.

Autocrat: Viscountess Violet Tailyeaour (contact info omitted)

Potable water is available on site. There is a bathhouse with flush toilets & pay-as-you-go showers in addition to porta-johns. There is a small covered pavilion with picnic tables and a fireplace. If you have your own sunshade; it is recommended to bring it for set up near the eric.

Children: There is a children’s playground on site and there will be some children’s activities scheduled.

Pets: Animals are allowed on a leash or in a kennel. You must clean up after your pet. Please respect the rules that make the event enjoyable for everyone.

Offsite lodging: There is an Inn near site with limited rooms charging resort prices. There are also options about 40 miles away in Healy, AK.

The site is approximately 80 miles from Fairbanks, please plan ahead and bring all of your food/ice/adult beverages/toiletries/etc. to site with you. There is a small gas station/convenience store in Nenana, approximately 30 miles away. There is a small general store in Healy, approximately 40 miles away.


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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