Heritage Olympics & Longest Beard Contest

New Contest      12:00 Noon                     Barony of Thor’s Mountain Bocce Ball Throwdown – play this ancient game along with members of the SCA canton; sign up on the hill above the Gazebo at the SCA Booth.

Heritage Olympics

The Heritage Olympics are held on the softball field at Wilson Park.  Shannon DeWitt directs this event. Times are the approximate starting time for each event.

Nail Driving (open to all) – drive a nail flush with a wooden board—–10:45        

[May be more than one category depending on participants.]

Feedbag Toss (open to all)-toss a 50 pound feedbag—– 10:45

Pumpkin Seed Spitting (children under 18) – spit a seed for distance—2:30

Skillet Toss (females only) – toss an iron skillet——-3:00

To enter-

Sign up at the Information Booth on Festival Day, Oct 7. 

Prizes donated by Lodge Cast Iron


Longest Beard Contest– 1:00 at Front Porch

  • measured tip of chin to tip of beard
  • must be real beard

Sign up at the Information Booth on Festival Day, October 7.  Contest at 1:00 on the Front Porch.

First Place and Second Place Winners