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The Fifty-First Year

Michaelmas Italian Feast and Masked Ball Celebration -- Winter's Gate

October 15-16, 2016 (AS LI)

Masonic Lodge,
Fairbanks, AK

From The Page (October, 2016):

Goditi la vita! Feste e Festival! Enjoy life! Feasting and Festival!

Join Winter’s Gate as we celebrate Michaelmas with a 3 Course Italian Feast, Desserts, Music, Merriment, Festival and Ball. Festivities include appetizers served during the course of the evening. Other event festivities will be announced. Site is wet.

Menu coming soon to a posting near you! Feast

Menu and appetizers will include both dishes that are allergen-free and those that contain all the allergies. Please contact Lady Taylorc regarding food allergies at: (email address omitted)

Autocrat’s Whim: Italian Garb (any century), Baron’s whim: Italian Art depicted in any form., Feastocrat Whim: Liqueurs. Come and join Winter’s Gate for a weekend of Festivities, as we immerse ourselves in the Italian Culture. Eat! Drink! Be Merry! Learn! Create!

Autocrat: Baroness Cemper O’Brioniann (mundane name and contact info omitted))

Registration: Adult Event Registration: $27, Adult Member Discount Registration: $22, Youth (Ages 13- 17) $15, Children (Ages 6-12): $10, Children (Ages 5 and under): Free, Family Cap: $50.00

Includes: Site Fee, 3 Course Feast, Classes (minus materials fee), appetizers (people are welcome to bring their own also), lunch on Sunday

Site Opens:12pm and Closes: 9pm, October 15th, 2016

Saturday Event Location: Masonic Lodge, (address omitted), Fairbanks, AK 99701

October 16th (Please note site change)

Heavy Fighting Practice and Italian Class Sessions

A simple lunch of potato soup, salad and bread will be served. The populace is encouraged to bring a side dish (Remaining Feast Food-if any-will also be served).

Classes: Italian Sleeves: Mistress Margarita (11:30-12:30), Creating a Perfect Italian Bodice: Mistress Margery (12:45-1:45), Italian Fencing and Dagger Work: Attacking with the sword and dagger using the methods of Fabris. Baroness Etàin (1:45-3:00 pm), Creating a Balza: The Italians wore interesting head-wear. Learn how to make one with simple techniques. Cost for materials: $3.00. Mistress Sapphira (3:15-4:15)

Site Opens: 11am and Closes: 5pm October 16th, 2016

Sunday Event Location: (address omitted), Fairbanks, AK 99709


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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