Bird of Prey wildlife talk
Letitia Labbie has been working with wildlife since the age of 10 and has treated more than 6000 birds and small mammals, offering a high-level of skilled experience in treating native fauna disease and trauma. She specializes primarily in the rehabilitation of raptors and birds of prey but is permitted to rehabilitate all types of Louisiana wildlife.
Letitia is a member of the International Wildlife Rehabilitation Council (IWRC), the National Wildlife Rehabilitation Association (NWRA) and the International Association of Avian Trainers (IAATE). She is licensed, overseen and permitted by the USFWS and LDWF.
Blacken Hands Smithy
"Blacksmith demonstrations at 11am, 1pm, and 3pm. But will be forging throughout the day.
May even do lessons if any patrons want to try."
Dinner theater, custom appearances (themed events, singing telegrams, etc.), magic/hypnosis shows, etc.
From tea leaves to tarot, humankind has sought advice, solace, and support from oracular systems and seers. Whether one believes that communing with the divine or the spirits of ancestors is literal or a projection of our own subconscious onto exterior symbols, divination can help us make decisions and prepare for the future. Osteomancy or Bone Reading & Divination - also known as bone throwing is one of the oldest forms of divination on the earth, The “bones” may include animal bones, trinkets, dice, coins, shells, and stones, each with a specific significance to human life. The seer interprets the metaphorical arrangement of the "bones" in relation to the patient’s afflictions, what the ancestors require, and what actions are needed to resolve the problem.
A high energy, 45 minute solo circus show jam packed with acrobatics, original comedy, breathtaking danger, precarious balances and a 20 foot tall fiery finale that has to be seen to be believed! Guaranteed to have the audiences on the edge of their seats and talking about what they saw for years to come.
Oasis Belly Dance
Oasis Bellydance specializes in Middle Eastern and Polynesian Dance. We offer classes in several style of bellydance including Egyptian Raqs Sharki, American Cabaret, Tribal fusion, and Improvisational Tribal Style. All of the instructors at Oasis Bellydance are dedicated to teaching this ancient art in a manner that emphasizes a safe and proper technique, while encouraging individual expression.
"As an encampment, we operate as a traders camp, offering patrons constant entertainment throughout the faire day in the form of skilled craft demonstrations (with limited audience participation, as applicable), the telling of lores and historic tales, as well as the presentation of cultural histories and traditions in a 'round the campfire setting, giving patrons a space full of festive revelry and clan style commradery to spend time and interact, Olde World style.
We also offer segmented fire performances (up to 2 per day, scheduled at your preference), which include multiple solo segments with various tools (meteor, poi, fans, etc.), a flaming martial combat sequence, and tandem fire breathing/bending."
Royal Rogues & Renegades
Mannifred Johnstone Yates III and Renea' Le Roux are award winning performers with a long standing theatre, television, event and live entertainment background spanning well over a decade. With numerous awards and published articles praising their unique one of a kind over the top 100% handmade costuming and entertainment. They specialize in unique period style leather items, hand made hats of all sorts not to be found anywhere else, head dresses, jewelry and all sorts of fabulous accoutrements for the truly decedent diva and dashing dandy. With their unique flamboyant and truly unforgettable entertainment style this dashing duo cannot be duplicated anywhere.
Specializing in fantasy historical costuming and live ALL DAY on the spot entertainment the Pirate King and Queen are sure to be a hit at any event. Imagine if you will the fantasy of Captain Hook brought together with the magnificent technicolor swashbuckling movies of the 40's and 50's. that is the vision and inspiration for our fantastical piracy. Royal Rogues and Renegades are a historical fantasy brought to life through our costuming, vending and live entertainment."
Under The Black
Under the Black combines an eclectic mix of genres such as African rhythms, rock, reggae, traditional Irish music, and sea shanties to create a whole new sound of the sea. Whether you're a privateer, pirate, or perhaps just pi-curious, you'll soon find yourself laughing, singing, swearing, and giving up all of your available cash! Playing every day of the faire at Tombstone Tavern, be sure to bring your drinking boots and your hollering hat for a raucous good time.