Twelfth Night 2017

Twelfth Night Celebration 2017 – Hosted by the Barony of Lonely Tower


January 7, 2017

Site opens at 9am and closes at 7pm


The Center ~ 714 S. Main Street, Council Bluffs, IA 51503

From I80/I29, take S. Expressway St. (Exit #3) north to 6th Ave. Go east to Pearl/Main St. then head south

The Center’s parking is behind the building, so turn west on either 7th or 8th Avenues to reach the lot

Map to Site

Site Fees:

Adult Registration $15

Adult Member Registration $10

Youth Aged 15-18 $5

Children 14 and Younger are Free

Make checks payable to SCA, Ic -Barony of the Lonely Tower


A Tavern will be provided onsite for your convenience.  There will be a hearty beef stew, a vegatarian barley soup, home baked white and wheat breads.  There will also be assorted fruits, desserts, and sodas available.  A meal deal option will be provided for $5.  Additionally all items will be available for purchase seperately.


Group rates for the Red Roof Inn, at 500 30th Ave, Council Bluffs, IA 51501, have been negotiated.  There is a room block of 10 doubles and 10 singles set aside for us for January 6-8th. The rate for a single room is $55.00 and the double rooms is $59.00. When you or your group calls in they can either say they are with the “Calontir” group or they can give the group block number of 962-352-586. The cut off date for this discounted rate is December 28th, so please be sure to call and make reservations before then.  The phone number of the hotel is: (712) 366-5555.

Map to Hotel (with site listed)

If you need Coffee on the way to site Drips coffee shop, at 1010 S Main St Suite 800, Council Bluffs, IA 51503,  is recommended (it is just a couple blocks from site).

Map from Hotel to Drips and Site

Arts & Science Competitions:

There will be three competitions, all with a 3×5 card minimum documentation requirement, but bonus points for extra!

Nordic Winter: (any medium) – Something describing, symbolizing, or allowing the survival of, a harsh Nordic Winter – to be judged by TRM.

Life on the Step(pes): (any medium) – Interpret as you choose – to be judged by TRH.

1350+ Italian States Decadence Table:  – Held in Honor of our wonderful Baroness’ Birthday.


Armored Combat:

  Novice* Tournament

The Annual Thomas de Chateau Noir Combat Social Club (bear pit)

There will be a second field for two-handed weapons in addition to the “normal” field.  Please bring all your toys out to play!

War College Training

*Novice = No Kingdom fighting awards, never won a tourney

Cut & Thrust:

  Novice* Tournament

Florentine Tournament

 *Novice = No Kingdom fighting awards, never won a tourney


  • 9:00am: Site opens
  • 9:00am: C&T and Armored Authorizations and Inspections
  • 10:00am: Royal Court
  • 10:00am: C&T and Armored Novice Tournaments – After Court
  • 11:00am:  C&T Florentine Tournament, Armored Thomas de Chateau Noir Combat Social Club
  • 11:30am: Tavern opens
  • 2:00pm: Tavern Closes
  • 2:00pm: Meeting – Lilies Committee
  • 3:00pm: War College Traning – May start earlier depending on Tourney finish time
  • 3:00pm: Meeting – Order of the Cross
  • 3:30pm: Meeting – Order of the Pelican
  • 5:00pm or at TRM convenience:  – Royal Court
  • 7:00pm: Site closes


Event Steward:

Lord Khalil Abd’l Wahid al-Katib (Jack B. Bufkin II) – (402)680-7670 1c62BVPu0ZiXSNyjOazGRFJs8JBTrQDwpbIG29muHZqWFxx57dxG09E3GZRXNImuNbI3DJrn – PO Box 8172, Omaha, NE 68108

Tavern Steward:

Mistress Tatjana Nikonovna

Twelfth-Night PDF Flyer