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Stone Dog Inn IV: El Dia del Oro

Saturday, March 3rd, 2007

Check in 9:00am - Check out 10:00pm

Spaniards have taken over Stone Dog Inn and are trying to clean up the place. They want to turn it into a respectable establishment, free of gambling, depravity, indulgence, and debauchery. We cannot let them! Come help save Stone Dog Inn from those dastardly Spanish, and spend a day with Lady Luck in the 16th Century Spanish Seaport of Cadiz!

Ida Noyes Hall, University of Chicago

1212 E. 59th Street, Chicago, IL 60637

Planned Activities:

You will get a sack full of Stone Dog Inn coins upon entry!  Most activities are an opportunity to wager and earn your coins.  You can get additonal coins at our pawn shop, and there will be an auction in the evening to spend your hard won fortunes!!

Site Fees:

Adults $5 (plus $3 surcharge for non-members)

Children (Ages 7-12) $3

Children ages 6 and under FREE

Univ of Chicago Students FREE (with current ID)

Feast Fees:

Adults $10 Pre-registered; $12 at the door

Children $5

Feast is limited to 110

Lunch will be available for a modest fee

Site is damp. (On-site pub: $1 Entry Fee - Must be in garb!)

Event Steward:
THL Sarafina Sinclair (Harlie Des Roches)
6206 N Hoyne #1D, Chicago, IL 60659
(312) 493-2255 <sarafina.sinclair@gmail.com>

Gate:
Lady Claire of Monkswell (Susan Valenta)
800 Stockley Rd, Downers Grove, IL 60516
(630) 968-5141 <svalenta@ameritech.net>

Merchants:
Contact the Event Steward - Merchant spaces are free. Merchants must provide their own tables and chairs. Space is limited. Call with space requirements.

Rapier Schedule:

9am-10amInspections & Authorizations
10am-NoonBar-room Brawl Melee Tournament
12:30pmPopulace Pillow Brawl
1pm-3pmRapier Rogue's Tournament
And Pick-ups
3pmRapier List closed for feast setup

Marshal-In-Charge: Moira O'Dorren <valball_100@hotmail.com>


Feast Menu:
Alioli- garlic, olive oil, salt, lemon juice
Tapenade- olives, capers, thyme, oregano, marjoram, salt, black pepper, garlic, olive oil
Sweet Vegetable Crisps- sugar, salt, beets, sweet potatoes
Fabada- pork belly, pork hocks, fava beans, black pepper, paprika, saffron, bay leaf, garlic, spice sausage (pork, paprika, garlic, salt, pepper, natural sausage casing)
Stewed Aubergine- eggplant, olive oil, shallots, tomatoes, garlic, red wine, parsley, salt, black pepper
Onion Pie- pie shell, onion, saffron, mozzerella cheese
Beef Braised in Beer- beef, salt, black pepper, thyme, bay leaf, parsley, bread, mustard, olive oil, butter, onions, brown sugar, red wine vinegar, dark bee
Egg with Onion Cream- eggs, onions, flour, milk, black pepper, nutmeg, saffron, parsley
Cepes Farcis (stuffed mushrooms)- mushrooms, proscuitto, pancetta, garlic, shallots, parsley, salt, balck pepper, eggs
Chicken Packets- chicken, bacon, chianti, basil, oregano, garlic, salt, pepper
Artichoke Tart- puff pastry, artichokes, basil, mozzerlla cheese, salt, pepper
Chestnut Pasta with Basil Pesto- flour, semolina, chestnut flour, egg, salt, olive oil, basil pesto (basil, garlic, pinenuts, olive oil, salt)
Sliced Mozzerella- mozzerella dressed with butter, cinnamon
Sienna Spice Cake- candied lemon, orange peel, almonds, hazelnuts, honey, sugar, flour, chestnut flour, cinnamon, ginger, confectioners sugar
Strawberries in Mint Syrup


Feast Steward:
Lord Iago Gwyllt Blaidd (Andrew Kaufman) <kazoshea@aol.com>

Directions:
Ida Noyes Hall, University of Chicago
1212 E. 59th Street, Chicago, IL 60637

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Be aware that the Dan Ryan Expressway (I-90/94) is still under construction.  The 55th Street/Garfield Blvd ramp will be closed!  Please follow the alternate directions below:


From Chicago: Take Lake Shore Drive south to 57th Street.

From the North: Take I-90 or I-94 East towards Chicago.  Exit I-55 North.  Take Lake Shore Drive South to 57th Street.

From Lake Shore Drive: Turn on 57th Drive (in front of the Museum of Science and Industry).  Go west and curve around the museum.  Stay right and turn onto Midway Plaisance and go west to the campus.  Turn right on Woodlawn Ave.  Ida Noyes Hall will be on your right, on the corner of 59th St and Woodlawn Ave.

From Indiana: Take I-65 N or I-80 W to the Chicago Skyway (I-90/94 W).  Exit the Skyway at Stony Island Ave. heading north.  Stay left on Stony Island Ave-- do not follow Cornell Dr "To Lake Shore Drive".  Turn Left onto Midway Plaisance and go west to the campus.  Turn right on Woodlawn Ave.  Ida Noyes Hall will be on your right, on the corner of 59th St and Woodlawn Ave.