Schedule + Activities

Schedule

Friday

5:00pm – 6:00pmLobby Meet and Greet
6:00pm – 7:00pmLobby General Lobby
7:00pm – 8:00pmLobby General Lobby
8:00pm – 9:00pmLobby General Lobby
Room 1 Poupe Deck Theatre
Room 2 Lucky Duck Tavern
9:00pm – 10:00pmLobby General Lobby
Room 1 Poupe Deck Theatre
Room 2 Lucky Duck Tavern

Saturday

9:00am – 10:00amLobby General Lobby
10:00am – 11:00amLobby Court
11:00am – 12:00pmLobby General Lobby
Room 2 An Overview of English Dances (and Ball)
12:00pm – 1:00pmLobby General Lobby
Room 1 Tablet Weaving with Dagny
Room 2 An Overview of English Dances (and Ball)
1:00pm – 2:00pmLobby General Lobby
Room 2 Live Cooking: Waffling on About Wafers
Room 3 Panel: War Fighting
2:00pm – 3:00pmLobby General Lobby
Room 1 Camp Food: Preservation and Storage
3:00pm – 4:00pmLobby General Lobby
Room 2 Timber Framed Houses
4:00pm – 5:00pmLobby General Lobby
Room 1 A&S Show and Tell
5:00pm – 6:00pmLobby General Lobby
Room 1 A&S Show and Tell
6:00pm – 7:00pmLobby General Lobby
Room 1 Feast
7:00pm – 8:00pmLobby General Lobby
Room 1 Feast
Room 2 Lucky Duck Tavern Night
8:00pm – 9:00pmLobby General Lobby
Room 1 Feast
Room 2 Lucky Duck Tavern Night
Room 3 Game Room with Bacchus
Room 4 Bardic Circle
9:00pm – 10:00pmLobby General Lobby
Room 1 Feast
Room 2 Lucky Duck Tavern Night
Room 3 Game Room with Bacchus
Room 4 Bardic Circle
10:00pmLobby General Lobby
Room 1 Feast
Room 2 Lucky Duck Tavern Night
Room 3 Game Room with Bacchus
Room 4 Bardic Circle

Sunday

8:00am – 9:00amLobby General Lobby
9:00am – 10:00amLobby General Lobby
Room 2 Bake along with Porgkstain – Lebkuchen
10:00am – 11:00amLobby General Lobby
Room 1 At the Markets Chat
Facebook Markets
11:00am – 12:00pmLobby General Lobby
Room 1 At the Markets Chat
Facebook Markets
12:00pm – 1:00pmLobby General Lobby
Room 1 At the Markets Chat
Facebook Markets
1:00pm – 2:00pmLobby General Lobby
Room 1 At the Markets Chat
Facebook Markets
2:00pm – 3:00pmLobby General Lobby
Room 2 Cheeky Beers at the Lucky Duck
3:00pm – 4:00pmLobby General Lobby
Room 2 Cheeky Beers at the Lucky Duck

Activities

Meet and Greet
Friday, 5:00pm – 6:00pm

An informal hello with Mordenvale’s B&B to open the event.
Poupe Deck Theatre
Friday, 8:00pm – 9:00pm

A chance to perform prepared pieces for an audience. If you’re excited to perform a song, poem or other entertaining piece,  please contact springwar2021@gmail.com to sign up
Lucky Duck Tavern
Friday, 8:00pm – 9:00pm (And other times, as scheduled)

Join us in the lovely warmth of the tavern for a cold drink, or two, and a congenial chat amongst friends.
An Overview of English Dances (and Ball)
Saturday, 11:00am – 1:00pm

A ball hosted by Rudaba al-Nahdiya, West Kingdom. The dance list is as follows:
Gresley – 
New Yer
Lybens Distonys
Old Measures – 
Queen’s Alman
Lorraine Alman
Playford – 
Chestnut
Picking of Sticks
Tablet Weaving with Dagny
Saturday, 12:00pm – 1:00pm

A presentation regarding the process of converting archaeological examples of tablet weaving into modern patterns. Hosted by Dagny Sveinsdottir, author of A Simplified Guide to Historical Tablet Weaving.
Live Cooking: Waffling on About Wafers
Saturday, 1:00pm – 2:00pm

A chance to listen to Mistress Kiriel du Papillon talk about wafers while preparing them live.
Panel: War Fighting
Saturday, 1:00pm – 2:00pm

An extremely valuable panel on war fighting, featuring Duke Sir Kinggiyadai Orlok, Duke Sir Rowland Bridgeford, Viscount Sir Ragnar Magnusson, Count Sir Henri de Montferrant, Sir Bain de Saint Florian,  Hanbal al-Barbari and Jochen Schwalbe. Moderated by Aia.
Camp Food: Preservation and Storage
Saturday, 2:00pm – 3:00pm

Lochac legend and accomplished period encampment organiser Rowan Perigrynne gives an illuminating talk on food preservation, storage and transport as it relates to implementing historical practice for use in living history.
Timber Framed Houses
Saturday, 3:00pm – 4:00pm

The knowledgeable and accomplished Jǫtun-Þjóðrekr presents a class on timber framed houses, covering everything from Egyptian to 14th C.
A&S Show and Tell
Saturday, 4:00pm – 6:00pm

In place of a traditional A&S competition, at Virtual Spring War we will be running an A&S show and tell. This is a very relaxed opportunity to bring along your projects, to talk about your research and process, and to share your excitement with others – as well as to experience the excitement that others have for their projects.
Feast
Saturday, 6:00pm – 10:00pm

Join your friends in a virtual feast. With a menu and recipes prepared by Leoba of Lecelade, this cook-at-home feast will help you feel like you’re really at an event with those closest to you.
Game Room with Bacchus
Saturday, 8:00pm – 11:00pm

Strap yourself in for a bracing round or two of Designations with the Baron of Mordenvale and known King’s Cup survivor, Thomas Bacchus.
Bardic Circle
Saturday, 8:00pm – 11:00pm

A very relaxed opportunity to be involved in a bardic circle.
Bake along with Porgkstain – Lebkuchen
Sunday, 9:00am – 10:00am

Spice up your Sunday morning and prepare your own snacks for Market by baking along with Frau Walpurga von Porgkstain! Come along as she presents a brief history of gingerbreads, nod enthusiastically as she recites the recipe from the 16th Century cookbook Das Kuchbuch der Sabina Welserin and watch in awe as she boils a bunch of honey! You too can cook along- stock your larder with honey, brown sugar, wholemeal flour, cinnamon, cloves, nutmeg and, of course, ginger!
Virtual Spring War Market Day
Sunday, 10:00am – 2:00pm

Don’t be shy, come and buy!

Spring War wouldn’t be Spring War without a market, so we’ve rounded up some of our favourite Australian merchants for a market experience that will feel just like the real thing.

Shop by stall in a way that isn’t possible in a normal buy-and-sell group for a really immersive experience.

The Virtual Spring War Market Day will be hosted on Facebook, with links being posted to the VSW event page, the Lochac page, and various other groups on the day.
At the Markets Chat
Sunday, 10:00am – 2:00pm

An essential part of any market is getting to talk with friends and loved ones while you browse. Be welcomed to the market and introduced to some of the vendors, and engage in some social discussion.
Cheeky Beers at the Lucky Duck
Sunday, 2:00pm – 4:00pm

Join us for a cold bevvy in the sunshine while we wrap up the event.