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The Fifty-Second Year

Captaincy Tournament -- Winter's Gate

September 1-4, 2017 (AS LII)

Anderson Riverside Park,
Anderson, AK

From The Page (August, 2017):

Come one, come all, and join the Barony of Winter’s Gate for the Labor Day weekend as the new. Fall Captaincy will be held at Anderson River­side Park, Anderson, Alaska. There is a good amount of baronial rapier champion is chosen by combat. There are currently offerings of various A&S classes and children’s activities space, but the autocrat respectfully requests that you and/or your group 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. Potable water is available on site. There is a bathhouse with flush toilets & pay-as-you-go showers in addition to porta-johns. If you have your own sunshade; it is recommended to bring it for set up near the eric.

Wildlife: This is a rustic site. Bears and other wildlife are known to frequent the area, so please keep food and trash properly contained as to avoid any unwanted guests. Also, the infamous man-eating mosquitos will be in force, please be sure to come prepared.

Children: There is a children’s playground on site and there will be some children’s activities scheduled. Please note that the playground is not in direct sight of the event and children should be supervised. 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.There are RV Hookups available. Contact the autocrat for specifics.

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. Do not plan to wash your dishes in the bathhouse. 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.

Autocrat: Elisheva bint Sitt al-Sirr (contact info omitted)

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

Site Opens: Noon on Sept 1st and Closes: 4pm on Sept 4th

Location: Anderson Riverside Park (address omitted, Anderson AK 99744)


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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