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Southern Pirate Festival

Set yer sights on Columbus, GA for the Southern Pirate Festival and enjoy the company of yer fellow crew mates!  Thar will be primitive as well as modern camping available fer those who be interested (the camping set up will be during the day on Friday).  Friday night there be a fancy dress ball fer the pirates and wenches with a full cash bar, tune spinning by Bilgemunky, and a dance master teaching a few period dances. Then the Festival begins at 10:00 am on Saturday with vendors, performances, and demonstrations fer the pirates as well as the general public. The festival closes to the general public at 5:00. All registered pirates are welcome to come hang out in the period encampment after hours. Our friends, The Brigands will be performing during the days. All this fun continues from 10:00 to 5:00 on Sunday followed by the breaking of camp.  To attend the Friday night party and/or camp on site, ye need to register as a pirate and be wearing garb fer the weekend.  Check out the website fer registration and payment: www.southernpiratefestival.com - thar be no pirate registration at the door! 

Fer those who be camping, ye need to be contributin' money and/or food fer the communal meals, iffens ye plan on eating with us. So, be contactin' either Bloody Sam Rackham or Calico Ann Rackham about what ye be contributin'.

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  • Maelstrom Mel F.

    FANTASTIC!!! Already looking forward to next year!

    October 25, 2011

  • Calico Ann R.

    I had a wonderful time this year. I made new friends and got to spend quality time with old friends. Looking forward to 2012.

    October 25, 2011

  • Georgia B.

    A wonderful gathering of the brethren!

    October 24, 2011

  • Bloody Sam R.

    Another Fantastic Gathering!

    October 24, 2011

  • Lady F.

    Aye, love the kind friends at SPF. Sorry to leave and go back to reality.

    October 24, 2011

  • A former member
    A former member

    A great time, spending late nights with the crew really adds to the enjoyment of spending time with friends.

    October 23, 2011

  • Agave

    Wonderful pirate festival in beautiful weather! Grand time had by all.

    October 23, 2011

  • A former member
    A former member

    Great!Can't wait till next year!

    October 23, 2011

  • Iron M.

    So much fun! Won the costume contest an got to help fire the cannon.

    October 23, 2011

  • Calico Ann R.

    Many of us are bringing our cameras. They will be used for candid shots and personal use. However, Raven is our official photographer for this event.

    October 20, 2011

  • Maelstrom Mel F.

    Not to mention bribing me...I'm the one with the "above 21" stamp....hehehehe

    October 20, 2011

  • Calico Ann R.

    Ferguss you didn't tell him about having to bribe me as well....

    October 20, 2011

  • FERGUSS H.

    That is correct Peter, if you are Garbed you will be admitted with cash at the door...but you have to buy me a drink.

    October 19, 2011

  • FERGUSS H.

    Remember to pack your woolen garb as the forecasts calls for chilly nights!

    October 17, 2011

  • Calico Ann R.

    Another change...Garbed piratse with cash will not be turned away if they wish to register the night of the ball.

    October 14, 2011

  • Calico Ann R.

    This is going to be even better than last year!!!

    2 · September 17, 2011

  • Calico Ann R.

    1 small change has been made to this posting. Originally the cash bar was only going to serve beer and grog. At our meeting with the museum today, it was decided that we will be going with a full cash bar.

    September 10, 2011

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