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Event Details
Feast of Fools Event date: March 29th, 2014
Hosted by Shire of Mountain Freehold - Saint Albans, VT
Event Last Modified: March 6th, 2014
Event details
Join the Mountain Freehold for a day of merriment in a beautiful, medieval-style hall.  A dayboard will be provided, along with the traditional egg races, contests, and silliness.  This is a dry site.

Activities will include games, dancing, the traditional Freehold egg races, pin-the-wings-on-the-dragon, a pinata, and other activities for all ages.

The dayboard will consist of pea soup (vegan), cheese tarts, farced eggs, carrots, cheeses, bread, butters, and spiced honey water.  There is no charge for dayboard.

Fighting - Outdoor fighting, and possibly a tourney, will be available, weather permitting.  Indoors there will be a tactics classes by Master Tearlach the Profane.

There will be a two-remove feast in the evening.  The first remove will be wine sops, roast pigge with purple sauce, appulmoy, salat, and shrympes.  The second remove will be salmon pies, roast swan (turkey), barley with nuts and feta cheese, salat of pickled vegetables, marzipan ravoli.  Please contact the autocrat if there are allergies or other food issues.

Site Opens: 10am
Site Closes: 8pm
Event Location
First Congregational Church
27 Church Street
Saint Albans, VT  05478

From the north or south - take your best route to Interstate 89.  Take exit 19, and turn right onto Vermont 104 (Fairfax Road).  At the first light turn left onto Vermont 36 (Fairfield Hill Road).  Church Street is approx .1 mile on the left, along the top of Taylor Park, and the First Congregational Church is the last building on the right. 

Event Fees
Site : Site fee and dayboard are by donation (suggested $5 for adults, $2 for children), and no reservations are required but a notification of intent to attend would be appreciated for planning the dayboard.

Feast: For better planning in the kitchen, we would like to know in advance how many people will be eating the feast.  Payment at the door is fine, but please reserve your feast seat with the autocrat in advance, by Saturday, March 22.  If you reserve and then discover you can't come, please be kind and let us know.  If you don't reserve, we can't guarantee you a seat.  The feast is $10 for adults, $5 for children, under 6 free.

Make Checks Payable to: SCA - Mountain Freehold

Contact Information
Event Steward:
Lady Katherine Slough

Donna Howard
6 Diamond Street
St.  Albans, VT 05478

Send Reservations to:
Lady Katherine Slough
6 Diamond Street
St.  Albans, VT 05478

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