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Kraken's Beltane

April 27, 2018 to April 29, 2018

Vernon, BC


Schedule of Events

4:00 -                     Gate opens
Midnight:               Gate closes
11:00 - 7:00 am     Quiet Time

8:00 - 2:00            Gate Hours
9:30-10:00            Rapier Inspection
10:00-12:00          Rapier Tourney
11:00- 3:30           A&S Competition
1:00 - 1:30            Heavy Inspection
1:30 - 3:30            Heavy Tourney
4:00 - 4:30            Viking Pillow Bash
5:00 - 6:00            Court
6:00 - 7:00            Dinner Break
7:00 - 11:00          Bardic Circle
11:00 - 7:00 am    Quiet Time

CHARTER PAINTING WORKSHOP on … Saturday, April 28th 10am – 4pm.

Basically this is a ‘drop-in’ workshop throughout most of the day and you are welcome to come along as time permits and try your hand at charter painting. We will have a pavilion setup with tables … you just need to bring your own chair. We will be outside so it is recommended that you dress appropriately for the weather.


9:30 - 11:00 am    Archery Competition
12:00                    Camp Clean Up
2:00                      Event Closes


Krakens Beltane
Apr 27-29 2018
Hidden Valley Campground
Canoe (Salmon Arm) BC
Hosted by The Shire of Krakafjord
Event Steward: HL Hrafnhildr

Harken all to the roar of the Kraken....Come one, Come all to the Hidden Valley and witness mighty feats of combat.

We the Shire of Krakafjord invite all within the Known World to come and join us for a weekend Camping Event.

There will be the usual clashing of warriors in armour and the fancy foot work of the Rapiers.

We will be having Archery and thrown weapons again this year as well as the Viking Pillow Bash.

There will also be an A&S competition with the theme being,...Medieval Games..any medium...WITH documentation.

Calling all Bards...come and show us your amazing talents.

We also will be looking for those who wish to teach a class so let us know.

Did we mention merchants? I know they are out there!

As we said this is a camping event and as such we have the whole use of the best little campground in the Okanagan.

With a charming creek running down the center, and well wooded all around.

Full RV hook ups available for a slight added fee, or regular camping included in the site fee.

For those who can not camp, there are several motels within a 10 min drive.
Campground rules: 
1. No outside wood brought in wood is avail to purchase for camp fires.
2. An Tir leash rules apply to all pets.
3. All children must be under supervision at all times, due to the creek.
4. The creek is a natural spawning area, so there is limited access to the 
5. No drugs allowed without a medical permit.
6. No underage drinking of alcohol allowed.

Site Fee
Adults (18+) : $25 (minus Member $5 discount)
Youths under 18: Free
Rvs requesting hook-ups : $10

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Directions to Site:

Last Event's Directions:



Hidden Valley Campground & RV Park

6670 Trans Canada Hwy. N.E. Salmon Arm, BC




FROM SOUTH: (Kelowna, Vernon, etc.) Make your best way to Salmon Arm, at the junction of Hwy 97B and Hwy 1 turn right,

drive for 2 - 3 min, watch for SCA signs.


FROM WEST: (Kamloops, etc.) Make your best way to Salmon Arm, continue through town on Hwy 1 to Canoe, watch for SCA signs.


FROM EAST: (Revelstoke, etc.) Take Hwy 1 west to Canoe, just before Salmon Arm, watch for SCA signs.


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