Vikings Come Home XXII
The Barony of Donnershafen looks forward to having everyone back again this year!
September 13-15, 2013
Northwestern Michigan Fairgrounds
3606 Blair Townhall Road
Traverse City, MI 49685
Site opens at 12 pm (noon) on Friday, September 13, 2013 and closes at noon on Sunday, September 15, 2013.
Special early set up arrangements may be made by contacting the autocrats linked below.
Autocrats: Rig Ospakr and THL Kriemhilde Walther
Pets are welcome!
Please do not dig up fire pits. Braziers may be used but there is always the community Viking Bardic Fire which we hope will be bigger and better as it has improved every year!*
As with all SCA events, everyone must register with Troll and make an attempt at garb.
Please be reminded, all activities must be approved by the autocrats.
Merchants Dinner Tavern
A&S Display (if you wish to teach a class, please contact Autocrats using above links)
Pentamere Craftsman Faire
Heavy Weapons Archery Fencing Rapier
NEW THIS YEAR!
1:00 - 3:00 pm or longer as needed
Contact Lord Rafael Ortega de Leon for sign up and further information
Children's Gaming Pavilion
Gaming Pavilion will be unsupervised except on Saturday from 1:00-3:00 pm.
Games available will be Kubb, Hunkerhosen, Chess, Checkers, and Nine Men's Morris.
On Saturday, free breakfast to those who camp Friday night ($1 donation suggested)
and a Lunch Tavern will be available for a minimal charge.
We will have an informal dinner tavern this year with seating at the communal fire pit.
$10 per person
Tavern is limited to 100 people, and generally sells out prior to the event.
Reservations fare for tavern are on a first come-first served basis
and are only held once paid.
Friday from 6pm-10pm.
It will reopen Saturday from 8am-2pm.
Everyone must be clear of the site by noon on Sunday.
Pre-registration form can be found here.
The site is "wet" and valid ID must be shown at troll.
$10 per person, $5 per child (5-12), Children under 5 are free
$10 per tent per night
$50 (Immediate family, children under 18)
$5 per person
*We cannot guarantee that children will not be exposed to drunken Vikings who like to sing. If you truly wish to be removed from the main bardic area, please notify us and we'll make every effort to locate you to a more quiet area of the site.