Kalmar Nyckel / Pirates Event in Wilmington, DE (LH) (2019)
Time & Location
About the Event
Notes: This is an all day event where we have a day full of fighting with pirates! This is a day where soldiers may become sailors and all may become pirates. Lots of fun and plenty to do and see. See below for more information.
IMPORTANT - IF YOU COME ON SATURDAY YOU CAN GO ON KALMAR NYCKEL FOR FREE BOAT RIDE ON THAT SUNDAY! PLEASE LET ME KNOW IF YOU INTEND TO DO THE FREE BOAT RIDE ON SUNDAY. THANKS!
Length of Event: All Day – 10am – 4pm
Arrival Time For Regiment: 9am
Parking: Please park as designated by event organizers.
Restrooms: Portapotties nearby
Food and Beverages Provided: Yes – by Regiment or event organizer for lunch.
Encampment Setup Level: Small
Camp Kitchen Setup: Yes
Camp Kitchen Tent Fly: Yes
Supply Tent Setup: Yes
In Ground or Above Ground Fire Permitted: Yes
Individual Soldier Tents Permitted: Yes – Indicate to Officer of the Day if bringing your own soldier tent.
Water Provided: Yes – from volunteer staff
Straw Provided: No
Firewood Provided: No
Impression: Delaware Militia / Civilian Dress / Pirate!!
Kit Level: Cartridge box, canteen. No bayonet. Civilian accessories.
Musket Firing: Yes
Contact Musician Sergeant-Major for music to be played at this event. Military calls also to be demonstrated too if possible.
Impression: Civilian followers of a military or pirate camp.
Table Displays Permitted: Yes – please indicate display you wish to show to Officer of the Day or Civilian Camp Coordinator (if applicable).
Please assist in setup and/or breakdown if possible. Also – please bring camera or video camera to take photographs or video if possible. We will look to take posed photos that will be used to help educate the public if possible at each event this year.
Registered as Attending:
- Chris Mlynarczyk - Military - Soldier - Officer of the Day if Gibson not able to attend - Miscreant Naval Officer
- Jeff Gibson - Military - Soldier
- Ralph Denlinger - Military - Soldier - Local Militia
- Tom DeMott - Military - Soldier - Brigand
- Terry Dunham - Military - Soldier
- Alicia Gibson - Civilian