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Event Details
Balfar's Challenge Event date: April 21st, 2018
Hosted by Barony of Dragonship Haven - Meriden, CT
Event Last Modified: September 23rd, 2017
 
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Greetings, now that Winter has loosened it's grip on our fair kingdom, the Barony of Dragonship Haven would like to invite one and all to join us at Balfar's Challenge.  Come dust off your fighting skills wether they're in Rattan fighting, Rapier, Archery or Thrown weapons.  Come and enjoy a day of fun while you reconnect with old friends and meet new. 
Site Opens: 9:30 am
Site Closes: 7:00 pm
 
Event Location
Mountain Mist Outdoor Center
576 High Hill Rd
Meriden, CT  06450
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Directions:
Mountain Mist Outdoor Center YMCA
567 High Hill Rd
Meriden, CT 06450
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Directions:
Please Note:  Not all GPS directions are accurate and may send you to High Hill Road in Wallingford which does not connect through to High Hill Road in Meriden. 

I-91 South:
1.Take exit 19 Preston Ave.  exit.
2.At the end of the ramp take a left.
3.Follow Preston Avenue until you reach the traffic light on the corner of East Main St.  and Preston Ave.
4.  Cross East Main St.  onto Cone Avenue.
Cone Avenue becomes Thorpe Avenue.
5.  Continue until you see High Hill road on your left.
6.  Turn left on to High Hill Road and follow to the very end.
7.  Mountain Mist will be on your left.

I-91 North:
1.  Take exit 16 East Main Street
2.  At the end of the ramp take a right.
3.  Proceed through three traffic lights.
4.  At the intersection of East Main and Preston Avenue, take a right on to Cone Avenue.  Cone Avenue becomes Thorpe Avenue.
5.  Continue until you see High Hill Road on your left.
6.  Turn left on to High Hill Road and follow to the very end.
7.  Mountain Mist will be on your left.

I-691 East:
1.  Take exit 12 the Preston Ave.  exit.
2.  At the end of the ramp take a right onto Preston Avenue.
3.  Follow Preston Avenue until you reach the traffic light on the corner of E.  Main St.  and Preston Avenue.
4.  Cross East Main St.  onto Cone Ave.  Cone Ave.  becomes Thorpe Ave.
5.  Continue until you see High Hill road on your left
6.  Turn left on to High Hill Road and follow to the very end.
7.  Mountain Mist will be on your left.

IF you are heading NORTH on I-91 (from New Haven) and your GPS/Google directions indicate taking exit 15 off I-91, DISREGARD this and continue on to exit 17 (see directions above). 
If you follow GPS and get off at exit 15, DISREGARD the "slight right up a road with a sign 'High Hill Orchard' off of Thorpe Road." (this will take you to an impassable gravel track.) INSTEAD continue about one more mile further on Thorpe Road to High Hill Road on the right. 

 
Registration Fees
Registration: Registration:  Adult SCA member over 17 years with proof of membership:  $15.00
Adult non-SCA-member Over 17 years:  $20 ($15+$5 non-member surcharge)
Children 13-17 years of age:  $5
Children 12 and under:  no charge.  Enjoy the day!
There will be a family cap of $40


Feast: Site fee includes a generous dayboard prepared by Chef Master Jaji and his drop-dead gorgeous kitchen crew. 
Feast:  No Feast is planned but a generous day board from 12 to 4:30PM is included in the site fee

Make Checks Payable to: Make Checks Payable to:  SCA Inc.  Barony of Dragonship Haven

 
Contact Information
Event Steward:
Event Steward
Dionisia De Gesso Volpe
( Christy Page)
Phone number:  (860) 559-8909
Email:  CAPage146@gmail.com

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