[Loch-Ruadh] A Wedding and a Wake

Padraig O'Maolagain padraig_ruad at irishbard.com
Tue Apr 23 16:14:59 PDT 2002

The Wedding of Lord Daniel and Lady Elayne
The Fourth Annual Padraig Ruad O’Maolagain Wake and Bardic Beerfest

Although taking place the same day and at the same place, these are actually two separate events – hopefully, no one will die at the wedding... or get married at the wake!  :)

When:  	Saturday, 27 April
Where:  Lord Polydore Pike’s Keep
        660 Springfield Road, Springtown, TX

Schedule of Events:
	8:00am – Noon	Cleanup/Preparation
	Noon		Let the festivities begin!
                        - Archery Tournament
                          (Sponsored by Lord Daniel)
			- Rapier Pick-up Fighting
			- Chivalric Pick-up Fighting
                        - General revelry
	5:30pm		The Wedding of Lord Daniel and Lady Elayne
	6:00pm		Pot Luck Feast
	7:30pm		Padraig’s Fourth Annual Wake
	8:00pm - ? 	Bardic Circle and General Revelry

Sunday Morning:  Breakfast and Cleanup

Feast:  A turducken, smoked brisket and possibly other meats will be supplied, as will iced tea and lemonade.  Lord Daniel and Lady Elayne will supply wedding cakes, cookies and fresh fruits for dessert.  Paper plates and plastic utensils will be available.

What to bring:
  -  Something to contribute to the feast (enough to serve at least 10 people) – your favorite side dish, breads, cheese, salads, etc.
  -  A chair, a mug, whatever you like to drink
  -  Musical instruments, songbooks, etc.
  -  Tents, sleeping bags, etc., if you want to imbibe and not have to drive.
  -  Bows and arrows, weapons, armor.

Lord Daniel and Lady Elayne request all those attending the wedding to wear garb.

Children are welcome.  BUT:  Parents please note that you are expected to keep a close eye on your children.  Children found misbehaving will be duct taped to their parents.

Lord Polydore will supply breakfast on Sunday morning for those who spend the night.

Directions:  Take your best route to West Loop 820 (Lake Worth)
             Take the Hwy 199 (Jacksboro Hwy) exit and go west
             (away from Fort Worth)
	     Go approx. 17 miles
	     You will pass a Goodyear Tire store on the left
             Look for Bryant’s Real Estate on the right
             Immediately after Bryant’s Real Estate,
             turn right onto Sage Trail
             Take the first Right, which is Springfield Road
             You will pass Walnut Creek Road on the left,
             then come to a 90-degree lefthand curve
             Polydore’s is the third house on the right
             after the curve

Parking will be in the front yard.  Vehicles will be allowed down the driveway for unloading/loading only.  (There will be special handicapped parking available.)

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