The region is once again reeling from dispute – this time over the bountiful lands of Smithfield. History has proven only those of strong arm, sharp wit, and talent will bring peace.

Martial Activities:

There will be a torchlight tournament Friday evening. Themed melee will dominate Saturday.  Our fighters will switch off taking the field.  Heavy Fighters will take the field at noon and 2:00, Rapier Fighters will take the field at 1:00 and 3:00.  There will be space for one-on-one matches if you desire.


Arts & Sciences Activities:

Artisans bring your (a) Best use of pig – edible, (b) Best of use of pig – inedible, and/or (c) Best depiction of pig. Documentation is required.


Course I
Bread ( Herb )
Cheese tray
Vegetable tray with dips ( kid friendly)
Herb Infused oils / dips

Course II


Course III

Roast veg

Course IV

Puddings ( TBD )


Abingdon Ruritan Club. 8784 Guinea Road, Hayes, VA 23072. Site opens 5pm Friday, closes 12pm Sunday.


Site Restrictions: 

No open flames in the hall. Fires in field permitted in fire bowls only; no pets – only service animals permitted; only place trash in designated containers (do not use site dumpster).


Merchanting Information:

Only outdoor space will be available. If you desire to set up, please contact the autocrat.


List Field Reservations

Please reserve List Field space with the Autocrat.  Space is available on a “first come first serve basis” if not registered.


Autocrat’s Information:

Maestra Mariana Francisco (Michelle Munger), 7 Victoria Sta, Newport News, VA 23608, Phone: (757) 768-2071, E-mail: mariana[AT]



Make your best way to George Washington Memorial Highway in Gloucester, VA

Coming from the North, turn left onto Guinae Road. 8784 Guinea Road is 2.5 miles down on the right.

Coming from the South (there is a toll to cross the Coleman Bridge $2.00 without EZ Pass, $0.85 with EZ Pass). Turn right onto Guinae Road. 8784 Guinea Road is 2.5 miles down on the right.