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Tir Righ August Investiture

August 26, 2016 to August 28, 2016
Danescombe

Penticton and Kelowna B.C.

Autocrat: Jaida al-Zuhayr device2279OP

INVESTITURE SCHEDULE

Saturday

8:00 List open for Archery and heavy Champions Tourney

9:30 Last Court of TH Thorwulf and Wolfwyn

11:30 Investiture of TG Ieuan and Gwyneth

12:30 Invocation of the List for Tir Righ Archery and Heavy 

Champions with Tournament to follow immediately

1:00 Archery Tournament to start

1:30 LOVE Meeting

2:00 Children's story time with the Princess

*Champion will be invested on the field directly following the 

tournament

* Heavy Tournament will be suspended during Finals of the 

Archery and Vice Versa

5:00 Royal Court

6:30 Laurels

7:15 Chivalry

8:30 Period Underwear Eric Party to Commence

Sunday

8:00 MOD

8:45 Pelicans

9:30 Financial

10:00 Curia

List open for Cadets/ Squires/Arcarius

10:30 Cadets/ Squires/ Arcarius Tournaments 

11:00 YAFA Information Meeting

12:30 Closing Court

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Site Info:
Name: Rock Creek Fair Grounds
3880 Kettle Valley Road
Rock Creek, BC

Directions to Site:

Last Event's Directions:

DIRECTIONS
From the BC Lower Mainland area: Make your way to Hope, BC, then travel east on Hwy 3 past Osoyoos and on towards Rock Creek, in about 40 mins you will be at Rock Creek, then turn left onto Hwy 33 (sign says towards Kelowna), then as soon as you pass the Prospector Pub turn right (Kettle Valley S. Road) and go across the bridge, then turn right again (Kettle Valley S. Road), and follow the signs to the fair grounds or SCA.

From the Kelowna and BC Northern Interior area: Once you get to Kelowna travel south on Hwy 33 for about 90 mins, then just BEFORE the Prospector Pub at Rock Creek turn left (Kettle Valley S. Road) and go across the bridge, then turn right (Kettle Valley S. Road), and follow signs to fair grounds or SCA

From the Eastern BC area: Make your way to Grand Forks, BC and then stay on Hwy 3 west towards Rock Creek (about 60 mins), then turn right on Hwy 33 (sign says towards Kelowna), then as soon as you pass the Prospector Pub turn right (Kettle Valley S. Road) and go across the bridge, then turn right again (Kettle Valley S. Road), and follow the signs to the fair grounds or SCA.

From the South: You can make your way north towards either Osoyoos or Grand  Forks where there are 24 hour border crossings. Then follow the directions above.

IMPORTANT LOCAL AREA INFO
Rock Creek is a small rural town about 40 mins east of Osoyoos, BC which is Canada’s only desert.

The town of Rock Creek has a licensed pub, two gas stations, family restaurant, a small country store at the Petro Can where you can buy ‘some’ groceries and also some alcohol, there are a few additional tourist shops as well. This time of the year the river might still be quiet cool IF you dare to go swimming, but the water is clean.

The surrounding area is valley bottom with the river and many horse, cow and hay ranches, and surrounding mountains. Days will be warm to hot and a dry kind of heat like Kelowna. Evenings will cool down some. Bring your sun screen and drink lots of water.

Coming from the west you may want to stop in Osoyoos as there are two larger grocery stores as well as a full liquor store, all are on the main street which is also Highway 3.

Coming from the east you may want to stop in Grand Forks for liquor and groceries. Both are on the main highway (Hwy 3) that runs through the town and at the very western end of the town will be a very large grocery super store.

Coming from northward it is best to stop in one of the many places in Kelowna before travelling to the event site for your main food and liquor.

Coming from the south you will come up into either Osoyoos or Grand Forks.



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