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Dernehealde’s Haunted Tower 3.5: Purgatory
Welcome to Purgatory, this year’s theme for Dernehealde’s Haunted Tower!
Join us for a day of making merry! We have plenty of activities to make your stay in Purgatory as enjoyable as possible. There will be feats of skill in armored combat, rapier combat, archery, and thrown weapons! Join our artisans in a Popular vote (bean count) of your Arts & Sciences projects – or, if you prefer not to compete, there will also be an A & S Display. There are A & S classes being offered as well.
When: September 30, 2017
Site opens at 9:00am
Site closes at 8:00pm
Day Registration: $10
Day Member Discount Registration: $5
Want a bigger discount? We’re offering $3 off entry with donation of at least two non-perishable food items! Proceeds go to the local food pantries. Thank you for your generosity!
Feast: $10 (50 seat maximum)
Feast will immediately follow Court (both Kingdom and Baronial)
Lunch Tavern: $6
The lunch tavern is being provided by Otto von Baden of Tirnewydd.
Dernehealde is located in one of the most food insecure areas in the country. To give back to our community and to help the hungry, we’re doing our first ever food drive. Proceeds will benefit local food pantries of Athens County.
Bring at least two non-perishable food items to donate and receive a $3 gate entry discount! That makes entry to Haunted Tower $7 or $2 with SCA membership discount!
Tentative Schedule for Haunted Tower
9 AM – Site Opens
– Fencing and Armored Combat lists open
– Arts &am; Sciences Display & contest opens
10 AM – Thrown Weapons and Archery Lists Open
12 PM – Most Lists Close for Lunch/Open for Pickups only
1 PM – Lists that closed for lunch are open again
4 PM – Lists close (prepare for court)
5 PM – Court
Immediately After Court – Feast
8 PM – Site closes
From Columbus: Take Rt. 33 East bypass around Lancaster and continue East. The take State Rt. 180/33A exit and turn left off the exit ramp. The Conference Center is located approximately 3 miles on the left.
From Athens: Take Rt. 33 West to the State Rt. 664 exit. Turn right and proceed to the third traffic signal then turn left onto Chieftain Drive. The Conference Center is located approximately 1 mile on the right.
Event Steward: Altani Unegen
Gatekeeper: Mikjall Sauthamathr
Feast Steward: Eidiard an Gobihainn
Marshall in Charge: Malcolm of Blackheath
Marshall of Fence: Ingela Godwinsdottir
Archery Marshall: Mary of Desborough
Thrown Weapons Marshall: Slany bean Uillic
Brute Squad: Padraig Tomasswn
Royalty/Baronial Liason: Petrus the Bear
Arts & Sciences Coordinator: Fíne of Dernehealde
Webminister: Finche Odhinnsdottir