Tournament at Elchenburg Castle – Tentative Schedule

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Tournament at Elchenburg Castle

(Tentative – Check back often for changes!)
Dates: Friday, November 10, 2017 – Sunday, November 12, 2017
Friday, November 10, 2017
1:00 p.m. Gate opens (Site opens)
3:00 p.m. Ladies favor making
7:00 p.m. Cheapside Armored Tournament on battlefield
9:00 p.m. European dancing on battlefield
A Tournament Ball will be held on Friday evening in Vingolf. Tournament Teams are requested to provide a heraldic shield or banner to decorate the hall with in the spirit of the town dances that occurred in the streets where dancers were able to view the shields of the tournament competitors displayed outside the hotels the competitors were residing in. In the spirit of A Knights Tale, we hope to also have a “line dance” for all to participate in. Please watch this website for details and dance moves!
10:00 p.m. Gate closes
Saturday, November 11, 2017
8:00 a.m. Gate opens
10:00 a.m. Procession of tournament companies
11:00 a.m. Archery tournament (or upon completion of procession)
12:00 p.m. Armored combatants tournament (or upon completion of archery tournament)
1:00 p.m. Hobby horse race (or upon completion of armored combatants tournament)
1:30 p.m. Cavalry Tournaments (or upon completion of hobby horse race)
3:00 p.m. Gate closes
5:00 p.m. Court
7:00 p.m. Feast
Saturday night’s activities will consist of a bonfire in which we will begin with a boasting competition of the day’s events followed by a bardic filled with songs of tournaments and chivalry. The event will be providing hot mulled cider (non-alcoholic) to warm your hands, please bring your mugs.
Sunday, November 12, 2017
12:00p.m. (Noon) Site Closes