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Midsummer's Eve: Academy of Arts & Sciences

Hosted by: Shire of Trewint

Start Date: 7/22/2022 Thru End Date: 7/24/2022 57
Field House in Wessington Springs City Park
418 2nd Street SW,
Wessington Springs SD 57382

Planned Activities: Armored Combat , Arts & Sciences Display , Classes , Rapier Combat

Field House in Wessington Springs City Park
418 2nd street SW, ,Wessington Springs SD 57382
44°04'36.5"N 98°34'20.1"W

In case of inclement weather we have a back up site at the 1905 Opera House, 108 Dakota Avenue N, Wessington SpringsSD 57382  Additionally some pictures and site activities may take place at Shakespeare Gardens, 501 Alene Ave N, Wessington Springs, SD 57382

Planned Activities: This year we are focusing on outreach and are looking for instructors in a variety of classes (both combat and non-combat).  These classes will be open to the public and can also include discussions.  Please contact the event steward if you are interested in teaching.  If there is interest we will also have an area for armored combat and period rapier pick up fights and demonstrations on Saturday. 

Schedule of classes:

Site Opens 5PM Friday and closes 1PM on Sunday.

No Site fees
 For those wishing to camp:
$10/night for non-electric (per family) $15/night for electric hook ups (Family).
  Those fee's are paid on site to the City of Wessington Springs when you arrive by check.

No merchant fee but contact event steward by June 15th to line up the appropriate state tax ID's. If no merchants contact us by that point no merchants will be allowed.

Saturday their will be a potluck feast.   The shire is providing meat
and requests a $3 freewill donation to cover costs. We will also do a
brunch on Saturday in the late morning.

Accessibility: Rough, hilly terrain in city park. Some level sidewalks
around site building and it is handicapped accessible.  There are showers on site.

No organized youth activities.

Is their populace space available? Yes outdoor and limited indoor

Event steward name and contact
Lady Xene Eirenikina , Johnny Kruse, PO Box 258, Wessington Springs SD
57382, 605-680-4007,

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