December 9th, 2017
In the Barony of Dragon’s Laire
Open from 10AM – 9PM
Feast begins at 6pm
Please join Their Excellencies Conchobar and Eilidh, as well as Her Royal Majesty of An Tir, Queen Héléne, as we celebrate the Yule Season and the end of another glorious year for the Barony.
Event Fee: $15 (NMS of $5, youth 17 and under free)
Feast Fee: $10
Lunch: by donation
Make checks payable to ‘SCA, Inc.; Barony of Dragon's Laire’
Send checks to:
5254 Del Tormey Pl SE
Port Orchard, WA 98366
The fabulous feast and lunch will be prepared by HL Ciar ingen Fiachnae and her team of wonderful cooks. For allergy/feast questions please contact her at Ciar.ingen.Fiachnae@gmail.com.
Sneak Peek at Feast Plans
Much of the feast takes inspiration from Anglo-Saxon winter recipes, including those found in "Tastes of Anglo-Saxon England" by Mary Savelli.
- Cheeses and fruit
- Potato & leek soup (vegetarian, contains milk product), with optional bacon crumbles
- Rolls baked by Maitre Renart (gluten-free crackers available as alternative)
- Honey butter, herb butter, onion relish, spicy mustard, mustard
- Course 1:
- Beef & vegetable soup or Roman-inspired vegan soup. Rolls baked by Maitre Renart (or GF crackers).
- Course 2:
- Roast pork. Sauteed mushrooms. Seasonal vegetables. Barley pilaf (or rice dish), and more rolls (or GF crackers).
- Course 3:
- Baked apples. Honey-apple bread pudding. Vanilla crema. Cheeses, fruit, and nuts.
Menu subject to change based on seasonal availability.
- The cook is using non-iodized salt.
- Almonds are present in the mixed nuts but nowhere else.
- Gluten-free options will be available.
Remember to bring your own feast gear and leftover containers! Please be prepared with a plastic bag or Ziplocs to store your dirty dishes in. Do not wash your dishes in the restrooms.
The Hall will be the gathering place for the populace all day until feast and court. Bring your projects and handwork!
|All day:||Coffee and hot water available for tea & cocoa.|
|10am:||Gate opens for all attendees.|
|10am-4pm:||Edible Heraldry Contest entries accepted|
|Dance Class to follow immediately after Morning Court (1 hour)|
|1:30pm-2:30pm:||Class: How to Wear a Hennin, by Baroness Spike and Countess Judith|
|3pm:||Table Decoration Judging|
|Edible Heraldry Contest entries must be turned in before Evening Court|
|9pm:||Clean up begins|
Arts and Sciences Scroll Display:
A beautiful assortment of original scrolls belonging to the peers of Dragon's Laire will be displayed in the main hall. These wonderful creations are seldom seen after the event where they are given out. This will be a unique opportunity to view, enjoy and become inspired by these enchanting artworks. For additional information please contact Countess Elisabeth at email@example.com.
Yule Feast Table Decorating competition
Everyone is encouraged to participate in our Yule Feast Table Decorating competition! Tables are 60" round and will be covered with a provided tablecloth. Use your imagination! Some suggested themes: Heraldic Beasts, Tabletop Battlefield, Micro A&S demo, Winter Wonderland, Yule Log, Personal Heraldry. The possibilities are endless! Please limit use of scented items, as well as unsecured glitter and open flames. Winning entrant/team will receive a special handmade reward. Entries must be displayed by noon.
Let’s get creative with Heraldry! Create a representation of your device, or the barony's device, in an edible medium. The possibilities are endless! Pie crust, cookies, bread dough, Spam sculpture! Entries will be judged on artistry, accuracy, and sheer inventiveness. Entries must be in by noon.
Help Village Green Community Center Collect socks for the North Kitsap Emergency Center: We are looking for new, unworn pairs of socks to help cold feetzies stay warm for the winter season. Donations will be taken all day during Yule and we encourage everyone to participate during this season of giving!
Event Steward: Renart le fox de berwyk (firstname.lastname@example.org) 360.434.7414
Village Green Community Center
26159 Dulay Road
Kingston, WA 98346
Directions to Site:
- From WA-104 E/NE State Hwy 104 (Bond Rd.)
- Turn RIGHT on Bannister Street.
- Continue to West Kingston Rd
- Turn RIGHT onto Dulay Rd NE.
- The site will be on the RIGHT.