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Acorn War XXIII

August 10, 2012 to August 12, 2012
Mountain Edge

Yamhill County, OR

Autocrat: Tamar the Serene device2960OP

Acorn War XXIII

August 10-12, 2012

The Shire of Mountain Edge (Yamhill County, OR) invites you to the 23rd friendly and fun Acorn War.

Armored and rapier fighters, archers and equestrians, prepare to show your skill in tourneys and the War.  Mountain Edge Archery and Equestrian Defenders will be chosen at this event.

New: The Youth Armored Combat Defender of the Shire will also be chosen at Acorn War starting this year.

There will also be on site contests, classes, and activities.  Straw into Gold and Scottish Rules Croquet, an A&S 'village", merchant's row.  Bring drinking water.  Check the Acorn XXIII website for details, pre registration and waiver forms, event schedule, war scenarios and tourneys, and site and waiver information.

Site opens at 12 noon on Friday (10:00 am for merchants) and closes at 6:00 pm on Sunday.

IMPORTANT: All sign an equestrian waiver at gate.  This waiver must be signed by a minor's parent or legal guardian.  Please see the Acorn War Web site for forms and instructions.

Note: $5.00 NMS fee applies to all non-member adults whether pre-registered or at gate.

Site Fees at Gate

Adults: $15.00,  Youth ages 12-17:$10.00,  Children 6-11: $5.00,  Children 5 and under free.

Day Trip Fees

Adults: $10.00,  Youth 12-17: $7.00,  Children 6-11: $3.00,  Children 5 and under free.

Pre-registration Fees (Entire Event Only)

Adults: $12.00,  Youth ages 12-17: $8.00,   Children 6-11: $4.00, Children 5 and under free (please list on form).

Pre-registration is required for horses.

Pre-registration postmark: 8/3/2012.  Make check payable to Shire of Mountain Edge, SCA Inc.

Site: The Dragon's Den Farm, 23205 NE Mountain Top Rd., Newberg, OR 97132-6406.

Directions to Site: From the North: take Rte 99W south to Hwy 219 in Newberg. Proceed north (toward Hillsboro) on Hwy 219 up the mountain, then turn left on Mountain Top Rd. Keep left at intersection with Jaquith Rd.  Farm is on right (white board fence).

From Hillsboro or Tigard: take your best route to Hwy 219 south and proceed up mountain.  Just after the pass, turn right on Mountain Top Rd.  Proceed as above.

From the south take Rte 99W to Newberg.   Turn north on Hwy 219 north and proceed as above.

SCA signs will be posted.

Event Steward:Mistress Tamar the Serene (Kath Blankenbiller), tamar-kb(at)comcast.net

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Site Info:
Name: The Dragon's Den Farm
23205 NE Mountain Top Rd.
Newberg, OR 97132-6406

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Site: Dragons' Den Farm, 23205 NE Mountain Top Rd., Newberg OR 97132 - See Map on Shire website

Directions to site: make your best way to Interstate 5 south of Wilsonville, OR or north of Woodburn, OR.

I-5 Southbound: proceed south to exit 278 (Donald-Aurora), turn right at stop sign (Ehlen Rd) and proceed west to Hwy 219 (a "T" intersection). Turn right onto Hwy 219 (towards Newberg). Follow Hwy 219 through Newberg and up Chehalem Mountain (very winding, do not take the left turn onto Bald Peak Rd. about half way up) to the intersection with Mountain Top Rd (just past the hairpin turn). Turn left on Mountain Top Rd. (gravel) and proceed 2.1 miles (bearing left at the intersection with Jacquith Rd) to turn right at the drive next to the white board fence. SCA signs will be posted.

I-5 Northbound: proceed north to exit 278 (Donald-Aurora), turn left at stop sign (Ehlen Rd) and proceed west to Hwy 219 (a "T" intersection). Turn right onto Hwy 219 (towards Newberg). Follow Hwy 219 through Newberg and up Chehalem Mountain (very winding, do not take the left turn onto Bald Peak Rd. about half way up) to the intersection with Mountain Top Rd (just past the hairpin turn). Turn left on Mountain Top Rd. (gravel) and proceed 2.1 miles (bearing left at the intersection with Jacquith Rd) to turn right at the drive next to the white board fence. SCA signs will be posted.



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