Mermaid’s Retreat XXVII

Festival of Festivals
May 29th to May 31st

Camp Sinawa
9113 Sinawa Road
Valders, WI 54245
Site Opens: Noon on Friday May 29th
Site Closes: 1pm on Sunday May 31st

Please read Camp Rules!

Wet site (no bottles or cans – use period drinking vessels)

Festivals were an integral part of Medieval and Renaissance life. Come learn and participate in some of the activities of these historic festivals.

Weekend Site Fees

Adult Registration-$20
Adult Member Registration- $15

Day Trip Fees

Adult Registration-$15
Adult Member Registration-$10

Family Cap

2 Adults/2 Children Registration – $56
2 Adults/2 Children Member Registration – $46

Camping Fees

Tent space: $5
Cabins: $35  Large Cabins: 45 Dorms: $7 per bed (shared sp

Pre-registration is available through May 10th. Payment must be received to reserve cabins.

Mail Pre-registration to:
J Beebe
1542 N 27th Place
Sheboygan, WI 53081

Prereg questions can be directed to Lady Beatrice

Feast – Saturday Evening

Feast of Festivals – Menu Pending

Feast Steward – Catherine of House Trinity and Runa

Field Activities

Rapier Combat – Information pending

Armored Combat – Information pending

Archery – Information pending

Mermaid/Merman Competition

Will you be crowned to represent Mermaids Retreat?

Children’s Activities – included in Festival Activities

Arts and Sciences

Bring your own Banners
Display your personal banners to help decorate our hall
Banners will also be judged for a prize

  • Most Period
  • Most Awesome


Lampwork Beading Basics – Lecture and Demonstration – by Aoife of Teine na Broinn

Survey of Medieval Literature – Tim the Smith

The Period Pricker – Eating with Style – James the Smith

Class Coordinator – Baron Alasdair Calum Montgomery

Event Steward

Sad’ya d’Hier