Sunday, September 29, 2013

'Tis But Rain

Posted by on Sun, Sep 29, 2013 at 1:13 PM

click to enlarge Haters gonna hate. Emerald Empire LARPers at the fair on Saturday. - TONY SMITHERS
  • Tony Smithers
  • Haters gonna hate. Emerald Empire LARPers at the fair on Saturday.
The mud is just making it more medieval. It's also making admission free. Over at the Excalibur Tournament and Medieval Market Fair next Mad River Hospital, LARPers, jousters, knights, ladies and wenches are still going on with the show.
click to enlarge Jousting on Saturday in fairer weather. - TONY SMITHERS
  • Tony Smithers
  • Jousting on Saturday in fairer weather.
Due to rain, admission is free. Also the jousters are "mud-skiing," a rare medieval practice about which much is written and little is known.
click to enlarge Ridin' dirty. A mud-skier hitches a ride behind a jouster. - TONY SMITHERS
  • Tony Smithers
  • Ridin' dirty. A mud-skier hitches a ride behind a jouster.
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