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You Are Invited To

The Reverdie Ball

Saturday, April 6th, 2024

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When

April 6th, 2024
7:00 PM

Where

Sherwood Forest Faire Great Hall

1883 Old Hwy 20, McDade, TX 78650

The Reverdie

As the first whispers of spring gently awaken the earth from its wintry slumber, we extend a heartfelt invitation to join us for a night of enchantment and revelry – The Reverdie.

Amidst the ancient stones of Sherwood Forest Faire’s Castle, within the grandeur of the great hall, let us gather to celebrate the rebirth of nature’s splendor. Embrace the spirit of chivalry and camaraderie as we come together in joyous communion.

From the haunting melodies of live music that echo through the corridors, to the subtle intrigues that linger in every whispered conversation, The Reverdie promises to be an evening like no other. Indulge in light refreshments fit for kings and queens, and immerse yourself in the rich tapestry of medieval politics and courtly affairs.

Yet, amidst the mirth and merriment, there lies a subtle mystery waiting to be unraveled. Keep your senses sharp and your wits about you, for beneath the veneer of celebration, shadows may conceal secrets untold.

Join us on April 6th, 2024, from 7-11p.m., and step into a world where the echoes of the past dance with the promise of tomorrow. Dress in your finest attire and prepare to be swept away by the magic of The Reverdie.

Tickets on sale now, for a night of splendor awaits in Sherwood Castle Great Hall!

What can you expect?

Welcome to The Reverdie: A Medieval Ball, where time slows and the echoes of centuries past mingle with the laughter of lords and ladies. Step through the towering gates of Sherwood Forest Faire’s Castle Great Hall and into a world where enchantment reigns supreme.

Prepare to be transported back in time as you don your finest medieval attire, for tonight, elegance is the order of the eve. Velvet gowns, doublets adorned with jewels, and cloaks of rich brocade shall grace the halls, as guests embody the splendor of a bygone era. While masks are not required, those who wish to add a touch of mystique to their ensemble are welcome to don elaborate creations of their choosing.

Let the strains of live medieval music wash over you, weaving a tapestry of melodies that speak to the very soul of the ages. From haunting ballads to lively reels, the music sets the tone for an evening of merriment and delight.

As you mingle amidst the throng of guests, partake in light snacks and hour’dourves fit for royalty, each bite a tantalizing glimpse into the culinary delights of the medieval world. And for those who seek to refine their skills in the art of courtly dance, traditional medieval dance lessons shall be offered, ensuring that every step is as graceful as it is precise.

But the festivities do not end there, for within the walls of The Reverdie, intrigue lurks in the shadows. The Bank of Hynafol stands ready to facilitate deposits and actions. Keep your eyes and ears keen, for an engaging and mysterious storyline unfolds, beckoning those with a thirst for adventure to unravel its secrets.

So join us, on this night of nights, as we come together to celebrate the arrival of spring and the magic of The Reverdie. Let us dance, let us feast, and let us embark upon an evening of revelry, celebration and intrigue of what is to come in the lands of Hynafol.

The stage is set, the hour is nigh. Welcome to The Reverdie: A Medieval Ball.

The Reverdie Tickets

All Tickets include entrance to The Reverdie Ball and all activities.

Note: Tickets to Sherwood Forest Faire (during the day) and Camping at Sherwood Forest Faire must be purchased separately. See below under accommodations.

Likewise, tickets to Sherwood Forest Faire are not required for attendance to The Reverie Ball.

 

General Admission

Entrance to The Reverdie Ball. Includes: 

  • Entrance Fees
  • All Activities
  • Light hors d’oeuvres
  • Medieval Dance Lessons

Royal Treatment

Royal Treatment at the Reverdie Ball. Includes:

  • Everything in General Admission
  • Early Access (30 minutes early)
  • Royal Seating (reserved table seating)
  • Grand Entrance Announcement including all titles and feats
  • Photo Package: Portrait & Full Body (Individual & Couple)
  • Exclusive Reverdie Ball Chalice includes first drink at the bar!
  • Exclusive Mystery to Solve!

General Admission $127 + Fees

Purchase Ticket

General Admission Payment Plan (2 Payments) $63.50 + Fees

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Royal Treatment $250 + Fees

Purchase Ticket

Royal Treatment Payment Plan (2 Payments of $125) $250 + Fees

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Photo Packages at The Reverdie Ball

Photo Packages are available as add-ons for all General Admission Tickets. However, if you wish to purchase a photo package separately you can do so here. This will include a headshot and a full body shot for you and a plus one.

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Accommodations

Sherwood Forest Faire Camping

1883 Old Hwy 20, McDade, TX 78650
512) 222-6680

Located at the Venue

Hampton Inn & Suites

240 S Hasler Blvd, Bastrop, TX 78602
(512) 321-2898

25min Drive from Venue

Best Western Giddings Inn & Suites

2161 E Hempstead St, Giddings, TX 78942
(979) 542-5000

21min Drive from Venue

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the dress code? 

All attendees must wear medieval clothing for the duration of the event. Modern clothing will be turned away at the door regardless of ticket holder status.

What SHOULD I wear to this event?

Your best and fanciest medieval attire! Big dresses, coats, gowns, fancy gambesons, etc. etc.

What dress is not allowed?

Besides modern clothing: armor, foam weapons, etc. This is not a battle. You should come dressed to party not fight.

Is a masquerade mask required?

No, this is a medieval ball. Masquerade masks are optional.

Will there be music?

Yes, there will be live medieval music to add to the atmosphere of the evening.

Will there be alcohol served?

Yes, there will be a cash bar in the venue.

Will there be vegan, vegetarian food?

The food provided is “light snacks” – think appetizers / hors’dourves and there will be vegan and vegetarian options.

Is a ticket to Sherwood Forest Faire required for entry?

No. You may attend the Ball without purchasing a ticket to the Faire.

We would encourage you to however, spend the day at the Faire and then come to the Ball and support our host location!

Is Camping at Sherwood Forest Faire included?

No. Camping is not included. You must purchase a camping pass and setup your own camping in addition to a ticket to the Reverdie Ball.

The ticket price is higher than normal Hynafol events – why?

This is a much different experience: we are renting a Great Hall in a real castle, there is live music, food, a bartender, decorations, staff and other logistics. This is shaping up to be an amazing evening and we hope you’ll join us despite the price increase.