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The '''Party Field''' was a large field in [[Hobbiton]] where important celebrations were traditionally held, underneath the [[Party Tree]]. It was here that [[Bilbo Baggins]] held his [[Bilbo's Farewell Party]].  After the destruction of the Party Tree by [[Sharkey]] and his [[Ruffians]], [[Samwise Gamgee]] planted a mallorn tree, upon his return from the [[Quest of Mount Doom]]. Afterwards it was used for holidays and celebrations by the [[Hobbits]] of that region.
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The '''Party Field''' was a large field south of [[Bilbo Baggins]]' front door adjacent to [[Bagshot Row]] near [[Hobbiton]]. For [[Bilbo's Farewell Party|Bilbo's 111th birthday party]] it was covered with tents and pavilions; underneath the largest pavilion was the [[Party Tree]] where Bilbo made his farewell speech.<ref>{{FR|I1}}</ref>
  
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After the destruction of the Party Tree by [[Sharkey]] and his [[Ruffians]],<ref>{{RK|VI8}}</ref> [[Samwise Gamgee]] planted a mallorn tree, upon his return from the [[Quest of Mount Doom]].<ref>{{RK|VI9}}</ref> Afterwards it was used for holidays and celebrations by the [[Hobbits]] of that region.
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Revision as of 22:59, 24 October 2011

The Party Field was a large field south of Bilbo Baggins' front door adjacent to Bagshot Row near Hobbiton. For Bilbo's 111th birthday party it was covered with tents and pavilions; underneath the largest pavilion was the Party Tree where Bilbo made his farewell speech.[1]

After the destruction of the Party Tree by Sharkey and his Ruffians,[2] Samwise Gamgee planted a mallorn tree, upon his return from the Quest of Mount Doom.[3] Afterwards it was used for holidays and celebrations by the Hobbits of that region.

References

  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, The Fellowship of the Ring, "A Long-expected Party"
  2. J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, The Return of the King, "The Scouring of the Shire"
  3. J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, The Return of the King, "The Grey Havens"