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The Donnan Party: A Day of Beatings
March 30 @ 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Hosted by: Shire of Ballachlagan
Hark! Citizens of AEthelmearc! As the snows of winter begin to melt it becomes time to sharpen your prowess on the field. Join us in our annual salute to our Region 1 Fencing Marshal as we poke at him with our rapiers and wits. Join us in annual salute to our friends as we swing our rattan, heave our axes, and purchase those crafts AEthelmearc’s artisans worked on over the winter months.
The day’s activities include fencing, a heavy weapons, fencing, cut and thrust activities, fencing, thrown weapons, and fencing.
A light sideboard is included with registration.
The event will be held March 30, 2019 at Warwood School in Wheeling, WV. Troll runs from 10:00 a.m. until noon. The site closes at 6:00. Marshals will be on duty starting at 10:30.Adult registration is $15.00 for those 18 and older. There is a $5.00 membership discount to bring your price to $10.00. Children from ages 6 to 17 are $5.00. Children under 5 are free of charge. The autocrat for the event is Lord Ælric Ravenshaw. Reservations can be sent to him in the form of checks made payable to SCA West Virginia Inc, the Shire of Ballachlagan, at 107 N. 10th Street, Wheeling, WV 26003. Questions about the event can be emailed to Archais@msn.com The autocrat for the event is Master Ælric Ravenshaw (William R. Schultz). Reservations can be sent to him in the form of checks made payable to SCA West Virginia Inc, the Shire of Ballachlagan to 107 N. 10th Street, Wheeling, WV 26003. Questions about the event can be emailed to Archais@msn.com or phoned to him at 304-639-2477.
Merchants welcome! Contact the autocrat for more information.
From the South: Find your best way to Rt 2 (it runs next to the Ohio River) and head north through Wheeling. Merge onto I-70w, get into the right hand lane, and go through the tunnel. ** Continue on Rt 2 North until you come into a community called Warwood. Stay on the road until you come to the stoplight at the Kroger’s’ plaza. Turn Left. *The school is right behind the plaza. Park in the bottom parking lot near the river.
From the North: Find your best way to Rt 2 (it runs next to the Ohio River) and head south towards Wheeling. Before entering Wheeling, you will come to a community called Warwood. Turn right at the Kroger’s’ Plaza.*
From the East: Find your way to I-70 west to Wheeling. Before entering the tunnels, be sure you are in the right hand lane. **