June 16, 2012
Festival of William the Marshal - (Anchorage, AK)
The Barony of Eskalya invites its friends near and far to celebrate the life and times of the William the Marshal (1147 – 1219),the greatest knight of his age. There will be games, food, perhaps dancing and a class or two, and, of course, armored and rapier tournaments in the Marshal’s honor. Bring your current arts and sciences projects to display and discuss, or be inspired by the projects others are working on. So break out your bliauts and join us to celebrate this man of renown! Supper will be by potluck feast with meat and bread provided.
Site Information: Goose Lake Park. 3220 East Northern Lights Boulevard Anchorage, AK 99508
Site open: 10:00 a.m. Site close: 8:00 p.m.
Site Fees, $8 for adults and teens over the age of 15, $5 for children and teens 5 to 15 and children under the age of 5 years old free, $5 NMS for non-Members. Please make checks payable to "SCA, Inc.- Barony of Eskalya"
**Please be aware that there may not be a lifeguard on duty at the lake, and children should be discouraged from playing in it.**
Autocrat: Cynehild Cynesigesdohtor
Co-Autocrat: Alienore FitzHenry
Directions: Take Northern Lights Boulevard in either direction and turn at the T-intersection with UAA Drive, which is between Bragaw Street and Lake Otis Parkway. Take an immediate left on to the Goose Lake Park access road and park in the far parking lot. We are using the softball fields and pavilion at the back of the park.