October 1st, 2022
ENTRY & LOCATION
October 1st, 2022
Open 10:00 AM to 10:00 PM
Huntsman's Harvest returns for 2022 at the Germania Club Park Campgrounds! Join us for another year of mead-tasting, archery, thrown weapons, Hungry Barbarian Tournaments, and more!
You must check in with the Gatekeeper (Maggie Foubert) when you arrive. Proof of vaccination and ID is NOT required when checking in. Pre-registration is not required.
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.
*Cheques must be made out to "SCA - Ben Dunfirth"
Children Under 12
Germania Park Campgrounds
4221 Trinity Church Rd, Hamilton
ON L0R 1C0
From all points, take highway 403 towards Hamilton.
Exit east onto the Lincoln Alexander Parkway.
Travel the parkway close to the end and exit at Dartnall Road.
From Dartnall Road, turn left onto Rymal Road.
From Rymal Road, turn right onto Trinity Church Road.
Continue on Trinity Church Road.
The Germania Club entrance is on the right, at the end of the long meadow on Trinity Church Road.
LUNCH & FEAST
Lunch has been graciously prepared by Countess Marioun Golightly.
A lunch table will be available to serve food around 12:00 PM. Lunches may be purchased for $5 per person and will be available at the counter in the hall. All lunches come with a choice of one entrée, one side (while supplies last), and one dessert.
- Beef Stew
- Vegetable Pottage
- Meatballs on a Stick with a choice of sauce
- Seasonal Fruits
- Seasonal Vegetable Stick
- Bun with Butter
- Carrot Pudding
- Skor Brownies by Her Grace Jocea
Due to current Covid restrictions on eating in indoor spaces, we will not be doing a potluck feast, but we will be having a collective picnic (weather permitting). BYOFood, blankets, tables, and/or chairs, and we can enjoy each other's company and toasts and singing at the end of the event.
*Please note that there are no fires permitted on-site.
NOTE: The schedule is still under construction and will be updated as we get closer to the event date.
10:00 AM - Site gate opens
11:00 AM - Meeting of the Order of the Laurel
12:00 PM - Morning Court
TBD - Scriptorium
Welcome scribes of all skill level to share skills and knowledge or to learn! Make use of the provided materials or bring your own project. We'll focus on catching up with some of our newest members who are curious about calligraphy and illumination, or who have picked it up during the plague-time.
Contact Countess Marioun Golightly (Katherine Golightly) if you have questions: firstname.lastname@example.org
TBD - Mead Tasting Contest
Brewers and Tasters alike are invited to participate* in Ben Dunfirth's annual Mead Tasting Contest. Bring your finest brew (or just your finest self) and vote for your favourite meads.
(*Must be 19+ to participate)
5:00 PM - Afternoon Court
10:00 PM - Site gate closes
TBD - Archery Range opens
TBD - Thrown Weapons Range opens
TBD - Card Tournament (Armoured Combat)
Fighters compete in a Bear Pit-style tournament. Every win against your opponent gets you a playing card. The combatant with the best poker hand at the end of the tournament is named the champion.
TBD - Hungry Barbarian Tournament (Armoured Combat)
Have you ever wanted to hit your friends with a Dane axe, Mjolnir, and a bar stool all within an hour? The Hungry Barbarian Tournament has you covered. Bring your weird and wonderful weapon creations (and your full gauntlets) and get ready to do battle with a bar stool.
TBD - Rapier Activities