StoneTowerGlenn

Medieval Fantasies Company in cooperation with the Augusta County Parks and Recreation Department is honoured to present one of the finest Renaissance Faires in Virginia

The 11th Annual
Stone Tower Glenn Renaissance Faire
Natural Chimneys Park, Mt. Solon, VA

June 28-29, 2014

    Saturday: 10am - 6pm Masquerade Ball 4:30pm - 5:30pm followed by the Pub Sing!  

 Sunday: 10am - 5pm Masquerade Ball 3:30pm - 4:30pm followed by the Pub Sing!

Admission: $7 per carload, $10 per bus

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Period Weapons permitted, must be Peacebound by MFC Staff.   No alcohol or coolers allowed.
Pets on leashes welcome!

 
Emerging from the myst ascending from the Glenn, rise the spires of the Ancient Castle that gives unto this magical place its name, Stone Tower Glenn. The majestic towers look over the brilliant white tents of the Faire below.  Festive music complements the joyful sounds of laughter and merriment that abounds here. While the aromas of delicious foods drift through the Merchant tents filled with wondrous wares, marvel at the archers from the Greenwood as they demonstrate their skills from lands far and near. Array thyself in your favorite garb and join us for a weekend of amazing Performers, Games to test your skills, and more Wonders than can be enjoyed in a single day.   
 

 

Archery of the Middle Ages

We are honoured to have a great number of talented Archers from a variety of backgrounds participating.
Archers will include The Hunters, The Yeomen, The Warriors and The Nobles.

Followed by the Royal Archery Contest

 
          

  Hear Ye Hear Ye - The Royal Archery Contest shall be held each day upon the grounds of the Faire. The Tournament is open to one and all and is absolutely free. Participants shall be divided into two groups 12 and under and 13 and older. Archers must be in Medieval, Renaissance or Fantasy attire and are required to provide their own equipment however bows and arrows must meet the Standards of the Contest. Arrows must have wooden shafts with field tips and bows are limited to recurve and longbows only. No compound bows will be permitted. The winner of each group will receive a Golden Arrow to signify their ability as Master Archers.     



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2014 Faire Map

 
Spaces are available on a first come first served basis. To secure your space please contact us for Merchant, Performer or Living History Application/Contracts.

 

  1. Arrow Smith
  2. Archery / Axe Throw
  3. D & J Lemonade
  4. Lunnas' Closet
  5. Camelot Moon
  6. Wedding Location
  7. Thunder and Spice
  8. Dragon's Lair
  9. Pony Rides
  10. Royal Stage
  11. D & J Concessions
  12. Windy Hill Recorder Consort
  13. MFC Market Place
  14. Willow Wisp Face Painting
  15. Lady Amethyst, Wahrsagerin 
  16. The Mighty Mitton Clan - Blacksmith
  17. Historical Swordsmanship Class - Sword Circle
  18. Magickal Things
  19. Medieval Soaps
  20. Medieval Fantasies Company - Royal Pavilion
  21. White Stag Manor - The Royal Huntsman and Seneschal
  22. Archery of the Middle Ages
  23. Arte of the Book
  24. Masquerade Ball
  25. Dragon Tale Tavern
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2014 Featured Performers


Sir Strongbow and Dame Noone
The Royal Huntsman and Huntress
Demonstrating Medieval Hunting, Woodlore and Archery

  
Their Majesties The Blackwolfs

Lady Amethyst, Wahrsagerin
Royal Advisor to the King and Queen
Purveyor of Predictions, Wysdom and Lore


Master David

Sword Swallower  
 
Thunder and Spice
Celtic, Folk and Renaissance music
 

  
Alcofribas Nasier (Saturday only) 
 
Certified Soothsayer

 
Dave McMillian
Travelling Musician, Violin & Fiddle: Strolling Performer

 
Windy Hill Recorder Consort (Saturday only) 

 

The Tavern Trio (Saturday only) 
 

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2014 Featured Merchants


MFC Market Place
Offering Wooden Swords, Shields and Handmade Children's Leather Armour. Longbows, arrows and more!

 


Willow Wisp Face Painting


Camelot Moon
Gifts and Collectibles For Your Castle and Kingdom


Historical Swordsmanship Class
Teaching Swordfighting and offering Foam Swords for sale


Magickal Things



 

D & J Concessions

Turkey Legs, Roasted Corn, Polish Sausage, Italian Sausage, Steak and Cheese, Fresh Cut Fries, Frozen Cheesecake (on a stick dipped in chocolate), Funnel Cake, Lemonade, Soft Serve Ice Cream Cup, Cake Cone and Waffle Cone, Soda Floats (Root Beer and Orange)


D & J Lemonade
 
Arte of the Book
Beautiful hand crafted books, artwork, journals and Period writing supplies

 

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2014 Living History

 

 
The Mighty Mitton Clan Blacksmith Shop

 

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2014 Activities

 

 

 

 


Armour Demonstration 

Knighting Ceremony

  The Royal Archery Contest -
Come shoot with the King & Queen!

Henry's Hunt Club
12 noon each day

 
Juggling Workshop

 
Stocks


Dragon's Lair
Be sure to bring him cookies!

 
Chess
 
Pub Sing
Find our Pub songs here!
 

 

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2014 Games

 

 

              
                   
Archery - $1.00 for three shots, Axe Throw - $1.00 for three throws

 

 

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Stone Tower Glenn Renaissance Faire
 Masquerade Ball

Saturday 4:30pm - 5:30pm  Sunday 3:30pm - 4:30pm  

All Patrons Welcome!

                 Bransle       Maltese Bransle                           The Moresca                    Going to Jerusalem                                         Farandole                          Twirly  Reel

 

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Let us make your
 Wedding Fantasies come true!

There is a $50.00 fee for the use of our Wedding Venues at any of our Events, this includes Free Admission (where applicable for up to 10 members of the Wedding Party, A Wedding Bower (decorated by the Wedding Client) and two flags of the Bride and Groom's Ancestry. There must be a signed Contract made between the Wedding Party and MFC. There may be Events where multiple Services are being conducted. Weddings are conducted at each Event in the order in which they are Contracted. No impromptu Services are allowed at any MFC Events.
 

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   Celebrate thy Birthday at Faire!
There is a $50.00 fee for the use of our Birthday Venue at any of our Events, this includes Free Admission (where applicable for up to 10 members of the Family, A Birthday Pavilion (decorated by the Client) and one flag of the Family Ancestry. The Birthday Boy or Girl (regardless of age!) is permitted first in line at the Knighting Ceremony. Finally the lucky Birthday Girl or Boy faces the Black Knight in (Safe) Combat! There must be a signed Contract made between the Client and MFC. One Party per day of Faire permitted.
 

 

Now seeking Cast, Performers, Merchants and Living History Groups as well as
Staff (Games, Volunteer, Knights) for the 2014season.

For detailed information, guidelines and specification please see the MFC Handbook.

 

Applications for 2014 now available!
Selection of Performers, Merchants, Living History and other participants is based upon the following criteria: Period Tentage, Ability to fit within the theme and atmosphere of the Event, Type of Merchandise, Performance or Service offered, Prior participation and good standing with MFC, Completion of Application/Contract received with full payment of Merchant fee. Applications are accepted on a first come first served basis with returning Participants, who are of good standing, being given first refusal.   

 

Cast Application Living History Group Application Performer Application Merchant Application
All Merchants Wares Juried
Food Merchant Application
All Merchants Wares Juried
Staff/Volunteer Application Roadie Application
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Period Tents/Pavilions available for Event Rental
Contact damedagrny@medievalfantasiesco.com for more information.

 

 

4 - 12'x12' Medieval Pavilion
Water Proof Canvas Shelter 7 height
Pavilion will be setup and ready for your use upon arrival.
$75 per weekend

1 - 8'x12' Medieval Pavilion
Water Proof Canvas Shelter
7 front slopes to 6 back
Pavilion will be setup and ready for your use upon arrival.

$50 each per weekend
 
  1 - 8'x12' Medieval Food Pavilion
Water Proof Canvas Shelter
7 height with half walls on three sides
Pavilion will be setup and ready for your use upon arrival.

$75 each per weekend
1 - Personal Pavilion
Water Proof Canvas Shelter
5' in diameter at the eaves, 7"diameter at the base, 5 ' high walls with a 8'6" peak.
Pavilion will be setup and ready for your use upon arrival.
$50 per weekend
     

 

Please contact Medieval Fantasies Company for further information.

Medieval Fantasies Company
3782 Churchville Ave
Churchville, VA 24421
540-337-6324
sirblackwolf@medievalfantasiesco.com
ladydawn@medievalfantasiesco.com

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Scouting Through the Ages

Scouting Programs for Faire: By attending The Stone Tower Glenn Renaissance Faire Scouts of all Ages are given the opportunities to complete the following Badge/Patch activities.

Brownies Junior Girl Scouts Cadettes, Seniors, and Ambassadors All Scouts (Boys or Girls)

Renaissance Times Try-It

 

Medieval Maidens Try-It

Renaissance Times Badge

 

Medieval Maidens Badge

 

Making Medieval Magic

Renaissance Times IP

 

Medieval Maidens IP

 

Renaissance Times IP

Medieval Merriment Patch


For additional informaiton on Scouting Programs

 

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The Royal Stage

Dragon Tale Tavern Faire Grounds
  Saturday, June 28, 2014
10 am Faire Opens   Faire Opens
10:30     
11 am  Dave McMillian
Travelling Musician, Violin & Fiddle 
Tavern Trio   
11:30 Master David -Sword Swallower  Thunder and Spice
Celtic, Folk and Renaissance Music
 
12 noon Windy Hill Recorder Consort    
12:30        
1pm Dave McMillian
Travelling Musician, Violin & Fiddle 
Knighting Ceremony at the Royal Pavilion  
1:30 Master David - Sword Swallower   Thunder and Spice
Celtic, Folk and Renaissance Music  
 
2 pm   Dave McMillian
Travelling Musician, Violin & Fiddle 
 Archery of the Middle Ages
2:30 Windy Hill Recorder Consort    The Royal Archery Contest  
3 pm Master David -Sword Swallower      Mask Making Workshop at Magickal Things
3:30  Thunder and Spice
Celtic, Folk and Renaissance Music
   
4 pm      
4:30   Masquerade Ball    
5 pm  
5:30   Pub Sing  
6 pm Faire Closes
  Sunday, June 29, 2014
10 am Faire Opens   Faire Opens
10:30    
11 am Thunder and Spice
Celtic, Folk and Renaissance Music  
   
11:30 Master David -Sword Swallower Dave McMillian
Travelling Musician, Violin & Fiddle 
 
12 noon      
12:30 Thunder and Spice
Celtic, Folk and Renaissance Music
    
1pm     Knighting Ceremony at the Royal Pavilion   
1:30 Master David -Sword Swallower  Thunder and Spice
Celtic, Folk and Renaissance Music 
  
2 pm   Dave McMillian
Travelling Musician, Violin & Fiddle  
 Archery of the Middle Ages
2:30     The Royal Archery Contest  
3 pm Master David -Sword Swallower     Mask Making Workshop at Magickal Things
3:30   Masquerade Ball      
4 pm  
4:30   Pub Sing  
5 pm Faire Closes
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Directions

 

Natural Chimneys Regional Park

94 Natural Chimneys Ln,

Mount Solon, VA 22843

(540) 350-2510

On I-81, North or South: Take I-81, Exit 240. Exit onto SR 257, Traveling West [Right if traveling South on I-81, Left if traveling North on I-81, toward Bridgewater, VA.] At the intersection of SR 257 and US 42, go South [turn Left] on US 42. Travel 6 miles south on US 42 to the intersection of US 42 & SR 809/747. Travel West on SR 809/747 [turn Right] for about 4 miles to Mt. Solon, VA. At the 4-way Stop sign, Travel North [turn Right] on SR 731 for one mile. Find the entrance to Natural Chimneys Regional Park on your Right.

MapQuest Map

Accommodations:

Crimson Inn
116 North Main St.
Bridgewater, VA 22812
 
County Inn & Suites
27 Covenant Drive , Harrisonburg, VA 22801
Comfort Inn
1302 Richmond Ave
Staunton, VA 24401
Natural Chimneys Campground
94 Natural Chimneys Lane
Mt. Solon, VA 22843



 

North River Country Market
For all your convenience needs; fuel, food and ice.
Approximately 1/4 mile West of the Park Entrance.

 

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Event Sponsors
We invite you to be part of this Event! Contact Sir Blackwolf for Sponsorship opportunities!

AugustaCountySeal
Augusta County
Parks & Recreation
Department
     

We invite one and all to be a part of one of the most unique and spectacular events in this area; The 2014 Stone Tower Glenn Renaissance Faire held at the picturesque Natural Chimneys Park in Mt Solon Virginia. The Faire is in its eight year bringing forth to visitors both near and far, fun filled family entertainment. We invite you to be a part of the Faire with your generous Sponsorship that will enable us to offer thrilling displays of Knights in shining armour jousting at the tiltyard, and wondrous Performers such as Musicians, Magicians and Dancers to entertain the Patrons.
Sponsorship Packages Available
Pray offer any queries you may have and thank you very much!

We are at your service,
Chris & Mia Pugh
Medieval Fantasies Company
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Stone Tower Glenn Renaissance Faire Souvenirs

T Shirts

Heavyweight 6.1-ounce, 100% cotton. Ice Grey Color with Dark Blue Imprint.
Available in S, M, L, XL, XXL or XXXL

Front Left Chest Imprint  Back Imprint 10 x12
Select Your Desired Size

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Medieval Fantasies Company
3782 Churchville Ave
Churchville, VA 24421
540-337-6324
sirblackwolf@medievalfantasiesco.com
ladydawn@medievalfantasiesco.com

                 

 

* Images are for promotional purpose only.  Specific vendors, performers or arrangement may vary.  

AKA:   Stone Tower Glen Renaissance Faire or STG Renaissance Fair