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Knight's Gambit

February 9 - 11, 2018

Dalwhinnie Fields
251 County Road 58
Marion, AL 336756

Site opens Friday at 4:00 pm and closes Sunday at 11:00 am.

Come spend the day with Knights! Show off your skills to Knights in the Robert Hightower unbelted Classic! Then stay to fight as many Knights as you can! Get the opportunity to train, one on one, with the Knights! There will also be a Knights Q&A!

Did I mention there will be Knights? Come for the day or stay for the weekend.

Feast is being done by Duchess Rhiannon, so you know it will be great!

There will be archery and a fundraiser lunch.

Event Steward: Reservations:
Baroness Geira Dansdottir    Mistress Celestine de Chatham
Kim Leifer Laura Pate
575-621-4900 1002 Upper Kingston Road

(No Calls After 9:00 pm)

Prattville, AL 36067
Head Cook:
Duchess Rhiannon of the Isle
Lynn Wilson

Take your best route to I-65 south of Montgomery. Take exit 167 (US-80 W/Selma) and head west. Travel approximately 42 miles and turn right onto AL-41/AL-8. Travel 4.7 miles then turn left onto US-80 W/E Highland Avenue.  Travel 3 miles then turn right onto AL-14 W.  Travel 13 miles then turn right onto County Road 58.  Dalwhinnie Fields will be approximately 1.5 miles down the road on the left.


Knights enter FREE!

_ Event Fees
Daytrip fee: $15.00
Weekend $20.00
17 and under: Free
Feast: $8.00
Make checks payable to: SCA, Inc./Shire of Thorngill

Knight's Gambit Feast Menu

First course

Pottage Noel (a rich chicken broth based cream soup), served with crusty bread and butter

Second course

Beef Rhiannon, served over rice, with green beans and savory (Beef Rhiannon is her Grace's take on beef burgundy)

Dessert course

Apfel crumbly

Fundraiser lunch

Provided by College of Phoenix Rising

For $5.00

Your choice of the following plus a roll and cold drink

Jambalaya with sausage and chicken


Vegetarian potato soup

Hot drinks also available - sold separately


A listing of the hotels located in close proximity to the event site.