Find Hungry Samurai

Hosted by Barony of An Dubhaigeainn - Middle Island, NY

Event date: June 5th, 2015 - June 7th, 2015

Event Last Modified: May 8th, 2015

Event details

Our village is under attack by bandits.  Every year they come to take our harvest, leaving us with just enough to survive.  But no more!  We need the aid of skilled fighters to defend us and our crops, but we have nothing to offer but our food.  We must...Find hungry samurai.

Heavy list:
Two NO SHIELDS ALLOWED tournaments to determine sides and leaders followed by a NO SHIELDS resurrection melee in a fortified village with destructible resurrection points and other fun surprises.

Fencing

Thrown weapons

Classes:
Japanese chainmaille patterns by Lord Phteven the chainmailler
Silk dying

Childrens activities:
Haiku teaching and competition, candy sushi making, origami and, mask making.

other entertainments and a fine feast featuring things other than rice

Please note:  this menu is still subject to change and further research

Dayboard
grilled rice balls
chicken
vinegar-pickled vegetables
hard boiled eggs

Feast
Vegetables pickled with a variety of methods
Rice with millet
vegetarian soup
Pork with ginger
Composed vegetable platter
Assorted greens
Wakame (seaweed) salad
(and we are researching the possibility of a mackerel dish)

Recipes will be posted ahead

Food issues can only be accommodated if the kitchen is notified ahead of time.  Of special concern are allergies to:  rice, soy, vinegar, iodine

cook:  Livia Petralia livia.petralia at gmail

Site Opens: Friday 5pm
Site Closes: Sunday 12pm

Event Location

Estonian Homestead Site
20 Middle Island Blvd
Middle Island, NY  11953
Google Map

Directions:

I-495 E / Long Island Expy
-Take EXIT 63 - CR-83 (N.  Ocean Av.) exit, toward Mt Sinai/Patchogue.
Stay straight to go onto Expressway Dr S.
-Take the 1st left onto N Ocean Av.  (Gulf is on the corner - If you reach Old Medford Ave you've gone about 0.3 miles too far)
N Ocean Ave becomes Patchogue Mt Sinai Rd.
-Turn right onto Canal Rd / Port Jefferson-West Hampton Rd.
-Turn left onto Whiskey Rd.
-(Whiskey Rd is 0.2 miles past Community Ct.  If you are on Coram-Sweezey Town Rd and reach Country View Ln you've gone about 0.1 miles too far)
-Take the 2nd right onto Middle Island Blvd.  Middle Island Blvd is 0.1 miles past Vintage Ct
(If you reach Birchwood Park Dr you've gone about 0.2 miles too far)
20 MIDDLE ISLAND BLVD is on the right ( If you reach James Way you've gone about 0.3 miles too far)

Registration Fees

Registration:
A $5 non-member surcharge will be added to all adult prices

Adult weekend $15
Child weekend $10
Camping additional $10 PER TENT
Bunk in cabin $5

Feast:
Adult weekend plus Feast $20
Child weekend plus feast $15

Make Checks Payable to: SCA NY Inc-Barony of An Dubhaigeainn

Contact Information

Event Steward:

Titus Aurelius Magnus
mka Kevin Dowd
dowd.kevin.j@gmail.com
516-810-3108

Send Reservations to:

Titus Aurelius Magnus (MKA Kevin Dowd)
5 Bergen Street
Ronkonkoma, NY
11779