[Coastal] Seawinds Defender 2002! Dec 6 - 8, 2002
mthorne at interconnect.net
Mon Nov 18 16:43:43 PST 2002
Greetings to all the Gentles of the Realm of Ansteorra!
The Shire of Seawinds is proud to announce that Defender 2002 will take
place on December 6 - 8, 2002! Come one and come all to the beautiful
Ansteorran Coastline and join us in determining this year's Chivalric,
Rapier, and Equestrian Defender of Seawinds! We welcome all of our dear
friends, old and new, to come and enjoy a respite from the fast approaching
hustle and bustle of the Holiday Season.
Seawinds Defender Events:
Arts and Sciences Tournament
Children's Bardic Tournament
There will also be a Silent Auction, a Ladies' Tea, and Children's
Site and Directions:
Defender 2002 will take place at Rob and Bessie Welder Park in Sinton, TX.
The site opens on Friday at 5:00pm and closes on Sunday at 1:00pm and
features camping space, flush privies, showers, and a covered pavilion for
There is also camper space available for rent through the park office.
The park is located about 2 miles north of Sinton on Hwy 181. If you are
coming down I-37 from San Antonio take the Hwy 77 exit towards Victoria (77
North). Go about 15 miles on Hwy 77 to Hwy 181, then go north (left) on Hwy
181 towards Beeville. The Park is approximately 1 mile on the right hand
side of the road. Look for the big archway that says Rob and Bessie Welder
Park. Follow the SCA signs. From Houston, take 59 to Victoria and get on 77
South. Go about 65 miles to HWY 181.
Hotel Information: Best Western, 8108 Hwy 77, Sinton, 361-364-2882
Visit this link for information on this beautiful site:
Site Fees: Adults:$8.00, Ages 7 - 13:$5.00, 6 and under:free
Feast Fees: Adults:$7.00, Ages 7 - 13:$4.00, 6 and under:free
The site is discreetly wet.
Minors must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian. Minors may also
attend with a 21 year old adult with a signed and notarized Minor Event
Waiver Form from the parents.
Pets are permitted on leashes with a copy of a current rabies certificate to
be shown at gate. Horses must have written proof of a negative Coggins test.
Come and dine on a sumptuous feast prepared by Lady Mary Bradford. Feast
reservations are still available. Please call 361-937-3122 or e-mail
seirra78415 at yahoo.com to reserve. If you had made reservations before
Defender was cancelled, we will still honor your reservation.
Marinated Green Tomatoes
Eiric's Green Beans
Chicken Hot Dish
Iced Tea will be provided
Event Steward: Lord Eiric mac Giollah Mhartain
Event Co-Stewards: Lady Catriona and Lady Marguerite du Bois
We hope to see you all there!
Your friends in the Shire of Seawinds
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