Night on the Town: Night on the Rhine
March 23- 25, 2018
Barony of Lochmere
Join the Barony of Lochmere as we travel down the Rhine: home to merchants, fine beverages, beautiful vistas, and more than a few robber barons. Keep a hold to your coins, for you never know what lurks around each bend of this majestic river.
Martial Activities: Martial Activities: Master Brian de Moray is acting as Marshal in Charge and is planning a challenging day of rapier competition. Questions should be addressed to him at bmc[AT]shmoo.com. Dame Dealla Cohen and Master Kryss Kostarev will be running thrown weapons and target archery competitions. Questions can be directed to them at dealla[AT]juno.com and lthrgryphn[AT]gmail.com, respectively. Lastly, back by popular demand, the Stone Put Hop Scotch, run by Syr Christian Darmody â€“ questions can be addressed to him at clintdarby[AT]gmail.com
Arts & Sciences Activities: A&S displays and classes will be coordinated by Baroness Greer Jonsdottir: ladygriffinhowe[AT]yahoo.com Brewing completion sponsored by Baron Drogo: drogod[AT]gmail.com. Details forthcoming. Vocal music competition: You are cordially invited to demonstrate your vocal prowess in a vocal music competition at Night on the Town (Night on the Rhine) in the Barony of Lochmere.
Parameters for the Competition
In keeping with the theme of the event, any pieces performed for competition must be either in German, be written by a German composer, or both.
Time Period: 1600 or earlier.
Documentation: Yes please! Fear not, for you do not need to write a dissertation. Your documentation may be as minimal as copy of the music, the translation, and information on the composer
Categories: Prizes will be awarded in three categories:
. Ensemble (2 or more singers)
. Youth (17 and younger)
Memorization is not required!
Don't want to compete? That's perfectly fine! You are welcome to entertain us anyway! Questions? Please feel free to contact Mistress Arianna Morgan (Chris Stuermer) at chrissings[AT]juno.com
Cost: Adult, Event Registration: $20.00 Day-Trip $12.00 Feast $5.00 Camping
Adult, Member Discount: $15.00 Day-Trip $12.00 Feast $5.00 Camping
Youth (5-17): $10.00 Day-Trip $12.00 Feast $5.00 Camping
Child (0-4): $0.00 Day-Trip $0.00 Feast $0.00 Camping
Make Checks Payable To: SCA-MD, Inc., Barony of Lochmere
Cost Notes: PayPal is available! Pre Register here: http://atlantia.sca.org/events/paypal-user-event-registration-form. We will also plan to take credit cards at the gate. Since this is our first time using this technology, we ask you bring a back-up check or cash in case we do not have adequate signal.
Site: Elks Camp Barrett, 1001 Chesterfield Road, Annapolis MD 21401
Site Restrictions: The site will open at 6:00 pm Friday and close at 10:00 am Sunday. The site will be wet. The buildings are smoke free (please police your trash). Only working service animals are allowed on site. On-site showers available. Be sure to bring personal linens as they will not be supplied. Cabin camping as well as field camping space available, however no space heaters allowed in the cabins. If you plan on field camping onsite, please make sure to send in requests with pre-registration to ensure field space is allotted. Requests for day shade field space should be directed to the autocrat.
Feast Information: Feast Information: a wondrous feast designed by Lady Katla Flokadottir (Kellie Shipley). Please contact her with any dietary concerns/questions at the following email: Katlaflokadottir[AT] yahoo.com
Merchanting Information: Merchanting Information: Outdoor merchant space is available. Please contact Countess Aryanna Hawkyns at countessaryanna[AT]yahoo.com Alongside the merchants will be our annual Lochmart. This is a wonderful opportunity to sell or acquire gently used SCAdian items. Please contact Mistress Arianna Morgan for more information at chrissings[AT]juno.com
Other Information: Youth Activities will be coordinated by Lady Scholastica Joycors. Please contact her at totallystories[AT] gmail.com
A fundraiser lunch will be available for $5. Friday night and Saturday night the main hall will be open for gaming, dancing, and singing.
Disabilities Coordinator: Any questions or request for assistance regarding access for the site, including disabilities parking information can be addressed to our disabilities coordinator, Baron Gabrell Fairclaugh at gabrellfairclaugh[AT]yahoo.com
New to Lochmere: Our chatelain, Lady Anne dâ€™Evreux will be available to answer questions and show you around. We will also have our gold key available for those in need of garb for the day. Please contact her in advance to ensure we have the correct size garb on hand: anne.devreux[AT]yahoo.com.
Autocrat's Information: Baroness Avice Claremond (Theresa Straut), 1961 Barley Rd, Marriottsville, MD 21104, Phone: (240) 463-4689, E-mail: avice.claremond[AT]gmail.com
Reservations: Lady Brynhildr Grimkellsdottir (Dawn Fuller), 111 Sylvan Ave, Millersville, MD 21108, E-mail: bryn1240[AT]gmail.com
From the West: Take the best route to MD-32 to I- 97 South. From I-97 take Exit 5, MD- 178/Crownsville. At the light, continue straight on MD-178 South for approx 1.8 miles. At the light turn right onto Crownsville Road. Continue approx. 1 mile and turn right onto Hawkins Road (there is a sign for Elks Camp Barrett). Continue for approx. 1.8 miles. At bottom of hill, go thru the stop sign to enter the camp.
From the North: Take the best route to I-97 South to Exit 5 and follow directions above for those coming west.
From the South: From the Beltway (I- 495), take exit 19A US-50 East to exit 23 MD-450/Parole. Take MD-450 West and turn left at the light in front of Annapolis Mall (still MD-450). Continue approx 2 miles. Turn right at the light onto Crownsville Road. After 0.5 miles there will be a blue sign for Elks Camp Barrett. Take a left onto Chesterfield Road and go approx 1.4 miles. The camp will be on your left