Weekend 6, September 5, 6 & 7, 2015
Time Traveler Weekend
Fantasy Day: Immerse yourself in the magic and whimsy of Fantasy Day. Guests are encouraged to appear in your “true” form (be it dragon or fairy!). Transform yourself into the mystical being of your dreams for the day!
Steampunk Sunday: Time to dress in your Sunday best! This day is a celebration of your imagination and Victorian Rustic Style. Whether you enjoy the elegance of the Victorian era or prefer the unique mechanical technology of the future, let your creativity and exquisite fashion sense shine through!
Barbarian Day: Beware less you too may be recruited to join the Horde! The Barbarians are invading the shire! Listen for the roar of competition as they hold their annual Games of Strength and Endurance!
Time Travelers Parade:
Guests of all Era and Ages are welcome to join us in our Time Travelers Parade! Participants will majestically trek through the shire, flaunting their fanciest garb and costumes. The parade will end in the New York Renaissance Faire’s 2nd Annual Cosplay Competition!
The Parade Marches at 3:45 p.m. starting at Queen’s Landing and ending at the Fool’s Stage!
There will be a preliminary “mystery” judging wherein the judges will mingle amongst the gathered crowned and anonymously view each participant so be on your best performance behavior!
Parade Time: 3:45 p.m.
Sign up at the Info Booth!
Original Character Cosplay Competition:
Unleash your inner character at the 2nd Annual New York Renaissance Faire Cosplay Competition. Each participant will be introduced and receive 30 seconds to do their best poses. Awards will be given to the Best in Show, Best Prop, and Most Enthusiastic.
Guidelines: No projectiles, all weapons must be peace-tied and meet the New York Renaissance Faire Weaponry Guidelines and Policies. No violence, nudity or profanity on stage. There is no group category which means all contestants will be judged individually.
Vogue-ing at Queen’s Landing: 3:30 p.m.
Contest at Foole’s Stage: 4 p.m.
Sign up at the Info Booth!
Like Clockwork Scavenger Hunt:
Help! Our Time Traveling machine is broken! Help find all of the pieces that are scattered throughout the shire!
Grab your map at the Info Booth!
10:45-11:45am: Event Signup - Lundguard Guild Hall *
*Sign up is for all events, both days. Clan representatives are required to be present.**
12:15pm: Mas Wrestling - Skaldvik Encampment
2pm: Axe Throw - Gaming Glen
3pm: Archery - Gaming Glen
4:30pm: Arm Wrestling - Peacock Pavilion
5:30pm: Troll Chug - Peacock Pavilion
*All participants of this event must :
be 21 years old with valid ID
- Sober at the time of the event
- Have a designated driver already picked
- Willing to sign a waiver attesting to the above stipulations
11:30am-12pm: Village march- From Guild Hall to Skaldvik Encampment
12:00: Pillage the Village (Relay race)- Salkdvik Encampment
2pm: Hustru Snatch - Chessboard
3:30: Tug of War - Skaldvik Encampment
5pm: Secret Event of Mystery! - Skaldvik Encampment **
We have decided to include a mystery event this year! Three competitors
per clan who are game for whatever comes their way! Participants must
have great senses of humor and adventure. No previous skill or
preparation required nor will it help you to win. No prior knowledge
will be given before the event time. No exceptions.**
6pm: Awards and Closing - Chessboard
- All participants must be at least 18 years of age, human and pinned members of the FoVBB by close of faire on Saturday 9/5.
participating clans must designate a representative to speak for the
clan as well as be present to assist in scoring and judging all events
as well as being responsible for distributing and collecting waivers.
participants must be signed up within the designated time. All fees for
archery and axe throw will be collected at this time as well. You can
be signed up by your clan’s representative as long as they can provide
your pin number and any appropriate fees.
must be signed for all events that take place in Skaldvik Encampment as
well as Arm Wrestling, Hustru Snatch and the Troll Chug.
may designate one alternate for their teams in Tug of War and Pillage
the Village. Teams will consist of 5 people for each event.
is a FULLY GARBED event. Modern footwear (sneakers, work boots etc.) is
prohibited with the following exception **Running shoes will be
permitted for Pillage the Village and Hustru Snatch. Soft soles only. No
Photo by Pedro Estevez