Summergate Anniversary

Come join us “Down the Rabbit Hole” for The Canton of Summergate’s Anniversary, May 7, 2022 at Buddy Todd Park.

Don’t be a Stickhare (yes, that is a period term) and join us for our Longsword/Greatsword Tournament. Rapier, Youth Activities, Opportunity Drawings, Fun and Frivolity for young and old will abound. There might even be lunch: stay tuned for more information.

Come dressed as your favorite Wonderland inspired character (period garb of course!) Puzzle over the March Hare, giggle at the antics of Tweedle Dee and Tweedle Dum, or play a round of Flamingo Croquet?
If you are Curiouser and Curiouser about the Wonders of Summergate Anniversary, take a tumble Down the Rabbit Hole with us.

Event Details:

Schedule: Site Opens at 8am, closes at 5pm

Lunch: TBD

Site fees: There is no Site Fee–it’s our Anniversary! Come celebrate with us.
Parking is available in the park parking lot, as well as on the street directly adjacent to the park.
This is a dry site.

Event Steward: Carrie Bear
Email: seneschal.officer@webwrightsca-caid-org

Stay up to date by going to our event page on Facebook!

Tournament Details:

Long Sword Tournament (Cut & Thrust):
The tournament will be a double elimination event: Protection gear and long swords will be available for loaners. If you are not yet authorized for Cut & Thrust, then this is great opportunity to get authorized for this martial fighting style. Senior Marshals will be available for authorization. A bye fighter will be assigned as the dreaded Jabberwocky!

Great Sword Tournament (Heavy Armored):
The tournament will be a double elimination event: Bring your own great swords. The great swords must be 6ft and under, any longer will be rejected.  A bye fighter will be assigned as the dreaded Jabberwocky!

Melee Style Tournament, or is it?
Each combatant draws a card from the deck (poker cards), the color of the card will determine which team will be assigned to. This will start the initial melee combat, Red versus Black! The winning color will fight among themselves in melee teams decided by the deck of cards while the losing color will do the same.  Each loss from this point on will be eliminated until there is only one from each color, Red versus Black!! (This Tournament will only occur if time permits)

Although the SCA complies with all applicable laws to ensure the health and safety of our event participants, we cannot eliminate the risk of exposure to infectious diseases during in-person events. By participating in the in-person events of the SCA, you acknowledge and accept the potential risks. You agree to take any additional steps to protect your own health and safety and those under your control as you believe to be necessary.

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Events in May 2022

Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
May 1, 2022 May 2, 2022 May 3, 2022 May 4, 2022 May 5, 2022 May 6, 2022 May 7, 2022(1 event)

8:00 am: Summergate Anniversary

May 8, 2022 May 9, 2022 May 10, 2022(1 event)

7:00 pm: Fighter Practice

May 11, 2022 May 12, 2022 May 13, 2022(1 event)

7:00 pm: Council Meeting

May 14, 2022
May 15, 2022 May 16, 2022 May 17, 2022 May 18, 2022 May 19, 2022 May 20, 2022 May 21, 2022
May 22, 2022 May 23, 2022 May 24, 2022(1 event)

7:00 pm: Fighter Practice

May 25, 2022 May 26, 2022 May 27, 2022 May 28, 2022
May 29, 2022 May 30, 2022 May 31, 2022 June 1, 2022 June 2, 2022 June 3, 2022 June 4, 2022

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