The Black Gryphon Inn **UPDATED**

Hosted by Canton of Gryphonwald - Edison, NJ

Event date: February 15th, 2003

Event Last Modified: December 2nd, 2002

Health Acknowledgement

Although the SCA complies with all applicable laws to ensure the health and safety of our event participants, we cannot eliminate the risk of exposure to infectious diseases during in-person events. By participating in the in-person events of the SCA, you acknowledge and accept the potential risks. You agree to take any additional steps to protect your own health and safety and those under your control as you believe to be necessary.

Event details

The Canton of Gryphonwald bids the boldest of travelers to come visit our Roman tavern set in old Britannia (c.300 A.D.).  See proud warriors live and die in our gladitorial arena outdoors, or thrill to chariot races in our Circus Minimus indoors!  Be pampered my well oiled slaves as you and your friends enjoy our tavern's delicious and civilized Roman fare!  BREWERS TAKE NOTE:  Bring your best to enter in the tavern brewing contest!  FIGHTERS TAKE NOTE:  If you dare to enter our gladitorial arena, please know that heater shaped shields and heraldic devices will be disallowed.  THROWN WEAPONEERS TAKE NOTE:  We will be hosting a javelin toss outdoors (obviously)!  Bring your best to compete for a prize!  ALL TAKE NOTE:  Although this site is as wet as the Mediterranean Sea, the owners insist that all alcohols (other than entries into the brewing contest) on site be purchased from the Moose bar ONLY!!! 

Site Opens: 2:00 pm
Site Closes: 10:00 pm

Event Location

Edison Moose Lodge
410 Talmadge Road
Edison, NJ  08820
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Directions:

FROM THE NORTH:  Take your best route to NJ, I-287.  Get off at Exit #3 - New Durham/Metuchen.  At end of ramp make a RIGHT at traffic light onto New Durham Rd.  Go 0.3 miles to traffic light, make a RIGHT onto Talmadge Road.  Go 0.6 miles to traffic light.  Make a LEFT onto Coolidge St.  Go 0.2 miles, make a HARD LEFT at the Moose street sign-post, then RIGHT into Moose driveway/parking lot.  FROM THE SOUTH:  Take your best route to NJ, I-287.  Get off at Exit #2B - New Brunswick/Rt.27 South.  Ramp traffic flows onto Rt.27 South.  Go 0.7 miles to third traffic light.  Make a RIGHT onto Talmadge Road.  Go 1.8 miles, again to third traffic light.  Make a LEFT onto Coolidge St.  Travel 0.2 miles, make a HARD LEFT at the Moose street sign-post, then turn RIGHT into Moose driveway/parking lot.  From the GARDEN STATE PKWY.  North or South; take the exit for Route 27 METUCHEN (131?).  Follow signs for Metuchen.  Route 27 will go through Edison, zig-zag through Metuchen, then re-enter Edison again.  Watch for the Pines Manor on the righthand side just past the Edison Post Office.  At the traffic light where the Pines Manor is, turn right onto Talmadge Road (aka.  Sturgis Rd.).  Go 1.8 miles to the 3rd traffic light, and turn LEFT onto Coolidge St.  Travel 0.2 miles, make a HARD LEFT at the Moose street sign-post, then turn RIGHT into Moose driveway/parking lot.  Moose Lodge Telephone # is 732-287-1978

Registration Fees

Registration:
THIS IS AN ONBOARD ONLY EVENT LIMITED TO 120 GENTLES!  Adults $12, ages 5-13 half price, 4 and under gratis.  Reservation dealine is February 8th, 2003. 

Feast:
See above.

Make Checks Payable to: SCA INC.- Barony of Settmour Swamp

Contact Information

Event Steward:

Lord Talmar of Fester mka.  Dean Bedford, Email:  Talmar950@aol.com

Send Reservations to:

Lord Ragnarr Dragonheart mka.  Kim Piersanti, 7 Ten-Eyck Place, Edison, NJ.  08820, Tel# 732-549-7741, Email:  ragnarr1001@webtv.net

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