Armored Easter Egg Hunt
- If you've never been to this event, let me just say that there are few things more entertaining than watching a bunch of fully armored fighters...adults...running around hunting Easter eggs!
The Shire of Baile na Scolairi presents:
Awakening XX: The Sugar Coma
Annual Armored Easter Egg Hunt and Kingdom Fighter Practice
Saturday May 6, 2006
Tri-Lakes Park, 2100 S. Bunn Street, Bloomington, IL. 61702 #309-829-1848
Site opens at 9 a.m. (8:30 a.m. for Merchants) and closes at 10 p.m. Site is Bone Dry and smoking is prohibited in the building. Site is handicap accessible.
Site Fee: $6 per person/$9 for non-members. Hearty evening meal at reasonable price. Luncheon consists of roasted meats and cheeses. Checks should be made payable to: S.C.A., Inc, Baile na Scolari. Please send all fees to THL Angelique d�Herisson.
Merchants and A&S Displays are ALL OUTDOORS. There are no extra merchant fees, but please reserve in advance with Lady Mary Buchanan (Marilyn Mehl).
Egg hunts for fighters and fencers with tourneys to follow. This year will also feature Archery Tourney, Youth Combat, A & S classes and A&S displays. The Spring Headdress Championship: Prizes given for Fanciest Helm of a Combatant for any Medium of fighter including youth (preferably historically accurate!). Extra points will be given for Crests (crests do not need to be battle worthy!). For non-combatants, bring out your Fanciest Headdress inspired by Spring. Hair hats count too! Check out our website for more details.
THL Angelique d�Herisson (Rene LeVeque) 711 E. Taylor, Bloomington, IL. 61701
scahedgehog@... 309-829-2472 (answering machine), no calls after 10 p.m. please
Lady Roslynn Ramsay DeWinter (Kelly Grounds) 402 E. Cedar Street, LeRoy, IL. 61752 dewinter@... 309-282-7006 (voicemail), no calls after 10 p.m. please.
Lady Branwen ferch Rhodri Gwynedd (Nancy Betzler), 303 W. Union, Bloomington, IL 61701 (309) 829-0380 (voicemail), no calls after 10 p.m. please.
Best Route to I-74 to west edge of Bloomington, IL. Take exit 160 Market Street, eastbound, continue about 1.5 miles to Madison Street, and turn right (south). Travel about 1 mile, during which time Madison becomes Center Street. Turn left (east) onto Lincoln and continue about .5 miles, then turn right (south) Bunn Street. The entrance to Tri-Lakes is about .7 miles, on the left (just after the railroad tracts, turn at the junk yard.)
For Hotel Accommodations, please see our website.
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