Come one an all and enjoy the festivities of the Barony of
Seagirt's Daffodil Tournament! There will be exciting tournaments
to determine Seagirt's newest Defender (heavy) and Captain of the
Grenadiers (rapier). There will be amazing prizes and a delectable
feast! There will also be thrilling archery and arts and science
contests! This year's tournament is War of Roses themed, so as you
enter gate choose which house you side with: York or Lancaster!
Daffodil will be held on March 14, 2015 which is also Pi(e) day
(3.1415). To celebrate we will be having a Pie Silent Auction held
at the event, with all proceeds going to the Principality Travel
Fund! Fruit pie, meat pie, store bought or homemade, it matters
not! Donate a clearly labelled, standard 8-10 inch pie of your
choice at Daffodil and help out our noble Principality!
Feast tickets will be sold in advance and cut off will be March
7th. No Feast tickets will be sold at the door, only Day
tickets. All tickets are non-refundable. Please make any cheques
payable to "Barony of Seagirt".
Please remember to present your numbered ticket at gate,
as the stub will be entered in a draw for our door prize!
Arrangements will be made to transport the bed to the winner after
Keeping in tradition there will be the Daffodil (or Heraldic
Rose to go with the theme) Any Medium and Costume Contests. To
change things up this year there will be two categories for the
A&S competitions: Novice and Advanced.
Novice: this category is for those newer to the world of A&S
will require only 1 page of brief, basic documentation (the who,
what, where, when and why of your entry).
Advanced: this category is for experienced artisans and will
require a more robust and standard documentation no more than 3-5
Please submit a copy of your documentation to firstname.lastname@example.org
by midnight, Saturday March 7th so the judges may review
it prior to the event.
For those who wish to partake, there will be a delicious early
1500's English feast. Details and ingredients soon to follow.
Assorted cheese, assorted pickles, breads, and mushroom leek
Roast Beef, Gravy, Roasted root vegetables, Roasted onions, and
Roasted Chicken, Gravy, a savory bread pudding, peas, and honey
Tournaments, contests and schedule details soon to follow.
Site Info: Name: Cowichan Exhibition Grounds 7380 Trans Canada Hwy Duncan, BC V9L 6B1
Directions to Site:
Last Event's Directions:
Directions: Coming from Victoria - Head north on Highway 1, go
through Duncan. Turn left at the set of lights at May Road (the
next set of lights *after* Herd Road/Cowichan Lake turnoff). Coming
from north of Duncan - Head south on Highway 1, turn right at the
lights at May Road. Take Douglas St/Trans-Canada Hwy/BC-1 North
follow Trans-Canada Hwy/BC-1 North through Duncan BC
67.5 km Turn Left at Mays Rd. Destination will be on
the right Directions from
Nanaimo: Take Trans-Canada Hwy/BC-1 south 45.9 km Turn right
on Mays Rd.
Note that the above Weather and Map information is generated from the site address and can be easily confused. The weather will say if its for the branch or for the site. It will be for the site if the site can be found, but this again is not always the case, and if the site is some distance from the branch then the weather may be different.