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Date: March 4th, 2006
Times: Site opens at 9:00AM and closes at 10:00PM
Sponsoring Group: Barony of the Citadel of the Southern Pass
Tourney Location: Logan Heights Reserve – corner of
Byron St. & McConnell Ave.
Feast Hall: Shriner’s Hall – 6331 Alabama St.
Autocrat: Berold de Gilbert (Barry Boetto), bboetto@elp.rr.com, 915-585-3155
Feast Coordinator: Leah de Montgomerie (Amy Conrad),
aconrad1@elp.rr.com, 915-592-5498
Reservations: Naquiba Bahiyyah (Becky Boetto), bboetto@elp.rr.com
Site Fees: $15.00 for adults, $7.00 for children 5-13, children under 5 are free.
Feast Fees: $5.00 for adults, $3.00 for children 5-13
Please note: There is a $3.00 nonmember surcharge for all adult non-members.
Make checks payable to: “SCA, Inc. – Citadel of the Southern Pass”

Greet the day, one and all.

  The time draws near when two great and wondrous events will take place in the Southern Outlands. Crown Tournament and the Investiture of the next Baron and Baroness of the Citadel. The first of course is the finding of an Heir for Their Royal Majesties, Hrorek and Caoilfhionn, mighty King and graceful Queen of the Outlands.

  Their Majesties have decreed that all entrants make their way to the Barony of the Citadel of the Southern Pass to test their strength of arms in the contest to discover the Royal heirs. The tournament will begin at the pleasure of the Crown, or close to 10:00 am.

The list shall be fought in the following style:   Best 2 of 3, double elimination using 7 weapons styles.

These styles being:
  • 6’ spear
  • Weapon & shield
  • Axe, 5’ and under
  • Single sword
  • Great sword
  • Florentine
  • Weapon of choice
  Before each round a weapon style will be chosen at random. All the fighters will use that specific style for that specific round. After that round has been completed, that style will be eliminated and will not be drawn again. The bye-fights will be non destructive and will be fought by a person of the Crown’s choice.

  The tourney site is dry without even the slightest chance of wetness in the form of any type of alcohol. The feast hall is wet ONLY from the hours of 5 – 9 pm. As with all things, the schedule of events is purely at the discretion of the Crown.

  The second but no less important event is the Investiture at evening Court of the new Baron and Baroness of the Citadel of the Southern Pass. Our beloved Baron and Baroness, Roger and Constance, request the presence of one and all Outlanders to join with them in the celebration and Investiture of their successors.

  Please note: The tables we will be using will be round and sit 8. Know that only enclosed candles and those which in no way can drip wax upon the fine linen tablecloths of our hosts are allowed. Be forewarned that the autocrats will be most vigilant about this.

  You may bring your own libations into the hall between 5 and 9 pm OR you may partake of a full cash bar in the hall which will also be available for sodas. The choice is yours.

  The site has showers for the gentlemen if they should choose to utilize them.

Schedule: (Tentative, all times subject to the decision of the Crown)
  • Saturday:

  • 9:00 am – Tourney site opens
    10:00 am – Crown Tournament begins
    12:00 pm – Soup lunch provided by Citadel
    2:00 pm – Site at Shriner’s Hall opens
    Chivalry Circle – after tournament
    5:00 pm – Feast, Court and Citadel Investiture
    10:00 pm – Site closes
Partial Menu:
Fruits and Cheeses, Foccacia, Gyros, Meatballs, Mushrooms (both marinated and stuffed varieties), Assorted Canapes, Quiches and many other scrumptious items and delectable desserts!

Please contact Mistress Leah with any questions regarding the feast.

Directions to the Tourney site (Logan Heights Reserve):
Take your best route to US – 54. Exit onto Fred Wilson Blvd. heading west or toward the mountain. Turn north (right) onto Byron St. and continue until you cross McConnell Ave. The Reserve is on the corner of Byron and McConnell.

Directions to the Shriner’s Hall:
Take your best route to US – 54. Exit onto Fred Wilson Blvd. heading west or toward the mountain. Turn north (right) on Alabama St. and proceed to 6331 Alabama. The hall sits off the street on the left but there will be signs for the al - Maida Shrine Temple Auditorium.

Directions to the Shriner’s Hall from the Tourney site:
Proceed north (paralleling the mountain) on Byron St. From Byron, turn left (west) onto Sheppard toward the mountain. From Sheppard, turn north (right) onto Alabama and proceed to 6331 Alabama. The hall sits off the street on the left but there will be signs for the al - Maida Shrine Temple Auditorium.

Directions to the after-revel (at THL Warmin's) from Shriner’s Hall:
Turn left onto Alabama, and continue on Alabama past the stoplight at Zion to Titanic (before the second light -- if you pass a second light, you've gone too far). Turn left on Titanic and go up the hill until you reach Devil's Tower Circle. Turn right on Devil's Tower. The address is 3017 Devil's Tower. The house will be on your right, next to the water tank. Everyone's welcome!

Outlands heraldry courtesy of Anthony J. Bryant

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