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Annual Hohenstaufen Christmas Party and Battle November 22nd and 23rd 2019...

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Historic Fort Wayne Detroit

Historic Fort Wayne

6325 West Jefferson Detroit, 48209

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Merry Christmas from the Hohenstaufen .Please ignore the google map .It will not show the correct location. There is a 4 dollar donation (going to the Fort ) cost to attend the event a 1 dollar fee for the battle ( to cover clean up and admin ) for a grand total of 5 BUCKS thats 5 clams, 5 samolians, $5, 500 pennies...forget that ,one of you will show up with 500 pennies.Please try to bring a 5 dollar bill .
Or join the Ft Wayne Coalition and waive the fee as usual for all our events at the Fort.
We ask that you please bring a dish to share or a drink. Lots of good cooks out there so bring a can opener. stove or cooking on site will be coming there is a range and oven be prepared to clean it after. Your mother does not live here and its not your basement.
REMEMBER DRINKING IS NOT ALLOWED ON FEDERAL PARKS.Thusly we ask you to make sure ,MAKE SURE you do not leave any empty cans or bottles except in the garbage cans that will be emptied by morning ' , do not pour liquid into garbage recetacles. NO visible containers bring your stein or canteen cup. Please enjoy yourself but do not ruin this for everyone . This is a great place with lots of history .Respect it. Your laziness could result in a court martial or just plain hanging .Probably not the first one there.
Pre registration is not required but encouraged, an event brite or emails will soon follow with any updates or new items added . Please contact us for more information .Please bring a guest to the haunted Fort and your fellow re enactors may not be the only thing that scares them. .Period attire encouraged.Decorations in good taste also encouraged,come early and decorate
There will be follow up emails with frequent questions asked,More information and sleeping / camping accomadations available, bring a cot or something to sleep on.Plenty of warm sleeping .Annual Hohenstaufen meeting will also take place.Volunteers to help with the party please contact us '.Bring your ideas and plans for the new year to discuss.
We are looking for an allied unit to help with the battle and event ,if you would like your unit to be more involved contact us.
A great oppurtunity to wear your cold weather gear ! Vendors welcome to set up .Scenarios and Battle will be the Bulge January 45. Hohenstaufen escapes from Houfalize !!! The battles will be orders with times , please read your orders and follow them so everyone has fun and gets utilized. those who do not follow orders or play fair will be asked to leave or hanged . no hit calling. hollywood hits encouraged. contact us if you have a special outpost or set up you would like to include. please police your spent brass if you leave a pile. This may be one of the last tacticals at the fort and you are encouraged to spread the word and be one of those who in the future can say " i played there " . As always you will bring your spirit of kameradarie and good will for your fellow re enactor and get ready to have fun. Authneticity will be enforced ,all late war western front impressions welcome .
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Historic Fort Wayne Detroit

Historic Fort Wayne

6325 West Jefferson Detroit, 48209

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