Baronial Twelfth Night
Saturday, January 13, 2018
North Park Lodge
Celebrate Twelfth Night with us in the Barony Marche of the Debatable Lands! All are Welcome on this day to enjoy music and song and dancing, gift giving and getting, good food, and good friends!
The Barony Marche of the Debatable Lands announces that Twelfth Night Festivities will be held on Saturday, January 13, 2018 at the Lodge in North Park, (no street number) North Ridge Drive, Allison Park, PA 15101. The site will open at 10 AM and close at 10 PM.
The Officers of the Debatable Lands again will sponsor our celebration so that this is a FREE event! No reservations are required. Bring a dish to share for the Potluck. Check the list of dishes and list your own dish on http://www.luckypotluck.com/potluck/BMDL12thNightPotluck. Bring your feast gear and your potent potables - adult beverages are welcome!
The co-autocrats are Lady Kathryn Tantzel (contact info: designsbymlb (at) gmail (dot) com or Shelly Bauer, 512 Russellwood Ave, McKees Rocks, PA 15212; 412.532.8712) and THL Muirgheal inghean Dubhghaill (contact info: Muirgheall (at) gmail.com or Heather Cogan, 111 Mulberry street, Coraopolis, PA 15108, 724.683.7558). Contact either one with questions. Please note that many activities are being planned for adults and children. More information will be available in the upcoming Althings and online.

Schedule
(Download this schedule as a PDF)

Doors Open

10am - 10pm

Main Hall

Auction of Desirable Things - 10am - 4pm
Morning Royal Court - 11am
Barony Meeting - 12:30pm
Baronial Court - 1pm
Court of Misrule - Following Baronial Court
BMDL Choir - 5pm
Royal Court - 5:30pm
Twelveth Night Ball - Following Royal Court

Gold Room

Cookie Competition - 11am - 4pm
Merchants
Youth Activity Corner

Silver Room

Vigil for Graidhne ni Ruadh - Following Morning Royal Court
Arts & Sciences Competition - Entry Closes 1pm
i Genesii Performance - 11:30am
Bardic Championship Competition - 3pm

Kitchen / Dining Hall

Potluck
Tap Room (Adult Beverages) - Opens at noon

Back Patio

Snow Ball Fight - 2:30pm

Directions to Twelfth Night at the Lodge in North Park, (no street number) North Ridge Drive, Allison Park, PA 15101

Coming to Twelfth Night? Of course you are! Need directions? Be aware that many online maps direct you incorrectly to the south side of the park. Use these directions or cross-check with your map --

From the west, northwest/southwest:

  • Make your best way to PA Route 79 to Exit 68, Mt Nebo Road.
  • At the end of the exit ramp at the traffic light, turn east, up the hill, onto Mount Nebo Road, also known as the Yellow Belt. There are signs with a Yellow Circle on them to indicate the route. You will follow the Yellow Belt all the way to North Park, which is 7.8 miles from Rt. 79.
  • Continue on the Yellow Belt to the third traffic light. Turn left, up the hill, onto Ardnt Road.
  • At the T intersection at the top of the hill, turn left onto Reis Run Road, following the Yellow Belt.
  • The road will change names several times, continue to follow the Yellow Belt signs.
  • Eventually you will be on Ingomar Road, which leads you to North Park. At the light at the intersection of Ingomar Road and Babcock Boulevard, turn left.
  • Go across the bridge and take the first left onto Pearce Mill Road.
  • Go 1.9 miles, then, opposite the Ice Rink, turn right onto North Ridge Drive. There will be SCA signs at the bottom of the hill. Drive up to the Lodge at the top of the hill. Welcome!

From the east, northeast/southeast:

  • Make your best way to PA Route 8.
    • If you use the turnpike, take Exit 39, Butler Valley, and then go south 1.3 miles on Route 8.
    • If you use Route 28, take the Route 8 North exit, and then go north.
  • Look for the intersection of Route 8 with Wildwood Road/Wildwood Road Ext. Wildwood Road is also known as the Yellow Belt, and there are signs with a Yellow Circle on them to indicate the route. There will be a McDonald’s on the southeast corner. Turn west onto Wildwood Road/Yellow Belt.
  • This road will change names, continue to follow the Yellow Belt signs.
  • Follow the Yellow Belt for 2.8 miles. At the intersection of Ingomar Road and Babcock Boulevard, turn right.
  • Go across the stone bridge and take the first left onto Pearce Mill Road. There will be an SCA sign.
  • Go 1.9 miles, then, opposite the Ice Rink, turn right onto North Ridge Drive. There will be SCA signs at the bottom of the hill. Drive up to the Lodge at the top of the hill. Welcome!

For your GPS:
Latitude - Longitude: 40.617568, -80.016947 – or – Lat: 40° 37' 3.2442" Long: -80° 1' 1.0092"