|The Barony of the Westermark|
(July 20th-22nd, 2007)
Westermark Madness - Luau!
of the exalted individuals who will have the opportunity to pie our
There will be four categories for the brewing contest:
Infusions: for cordials, flavored vodkas, etc.
Brewed with hops: for beers, ales, stouts, etc.
Fermented beverages without hops: for meads, root beers, ginger ales, ciders, etc.
Non-alcoholic Cocktail Mixing Competition:
Non-alcoholic (virgin tropical cocktail): for fruity tropical concoctions that contain no alcohol (list of ingredients must be provided)
Grendel Lacktooth Cooking Competition:
Faux Poi: Concoct a dish that looks like it could be poi, but
tastes like something else entirely.
Best Use of Spam: The name says it all!
There are no ingredient restrictions for either category, but
a list of ingredients for all entries must be provided.
Heavy Armor: To determine who will be Thug of the Westermark and Westermark Shepherd for the coming year.
Rapier: To determine our Baroness’s new Rapier Champion.
Bring your camera to the event, capture the moment, and submit your best photos for the chance to win a fabulous prize (to be determined). All photo submissions become the property of Westermark for publication on our website.
See this link for more information about the Photo Contest!
Markee Bardic Competition:
During the Saturday night bardic circle, performers of song, storytelling, etc. will be considered and the best chosen to hold the title of Westermark Markee for the coming year.
Carve the likeness of the Baron in a root vegetable:
Root vegetables and carving implements will be provided.
all competitions will be announced at Saturday evening court except the
Markee which will be announced at Sunday morning court and the photo
contest which will be announced on our website after the close of the
contest and the winner is notified by phone or email.
Please note that the park will be charging per car per night
and parking is limited so carpooling is strongly encouraged.
Muirenn ingen Chinnfaélad
Traveling on either Interstate 680 or 880, take the Calaveras
Road exit in Milpitas. Drive East towards the foothills along Calaveras
Road. Calaveras Road passes through the southern portion of Ed Levin Park.
The Spring Valley area will be on your right, watch for SCA signs.
Directions from the Barony of the Westermark:
101 South to 237 East, this winds through Milpitas and becomes Calaveras Road