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      Poll na Gainmhe's Last Anniversary (Calafia) in Holtville


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      February 29, 2020

      Saturday   8:00 AM

      570 Holt Road
      Holtville, California

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      Poll na Gainmhe's Last Anniversary (Calafia)

      Poll na Gainmhe's Last Anniversary (Calafia)

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      Please join the Canton of Poll na Gainmhe under the shady trees of Holt Park, in the restful small town of Holtville in celebrating its final Insandity Anniversary. Bring your armor, weapons, and your best strategy for winning the competitions planned for all fighting forms, including the ever popular and competitive annual Croquet Tournament. Set up your pavilion or the shade of your choice under the majestic trees in the peace of this oasis in the desert. Fight or watch others fight, play croquet with past champions. With a little luck, you just might be the new Desert Croquet Champion and take possession of the Memorial Croquet Mallet, or just relax and enjoy good company and a fun day. Guilds are welcome to put out displays to attract new members or just display their artistry. Pets are welcome, but must be on a leash at all times. Pet parents must be prepared to pick up after their pets as needed.

      Location: Holt Park, 570 Holt Road, Holtville, CA. This is a dry site.

      Registration information: There is no registration for this event.

      Merchants: We are unable to have merchants at this event.

      Fighting: Format determined by the number of participants.

      Schedule for the day:
      8:00am: Site opens
      10:00am: Opening court (at Their Excellencies’ pleasure)
      Fighting begins after Opening court
      4:00pm: Closing court (at Their Excellencies’ pleasure)
      6:00pm: Site closes

      Luncheon:  To thank the Barony for the incredible support the cantonhas received throughout the years, the anniversary lunch, a taco cart, is thecanton’s gift to the populace – no charge. However, to allow adequate planning,reservations are required and limited to 100. Please send your reservation to event.anniversary@pollnagainmhe.orgwith the number of reservations needed. We are unable to offer gluten-free options.Vegetarians are fine if content with bean/rice/cheese tacos. Reservations areconfirmed with a return email.

      Directions:

      From the west: Take I-8 to El Centro. Take Exit #125 (Orchard Avenue) and turn left over the freeway. Turn right onto 5th Avenue. Holtville Park will be on the left just past the 7-11.

      From the east: Go to I-8. Head west towards El Centro. Take Exit #131 (CA 115), which will take you into Holtville. Holtville Park will be on your right, just past Holt Avenue.
      Alternate route from the east: Take Exit #125 (Orchard Avenue) and turn right away from the freeway. Turn right onto 5th Avenue. Holtville Park will be on the left just past the 7-11.

      Event Steward: Baroness Deirdre Oilithreach
      Executive Chef: Lady Pompilina Tokesone
      Email: anniversary@pollnagainmhe.org

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