Archive - Jun 12, 2007

Fighters face obstacles in Springfield, Missouri parks

Park officials of the Springfield-Greene County Parks Department (Springfield, Missouri), concerned for the safety of SCA fighters, have contacted members of the local organization to advise them that their activities will need to regulated as a sport. Mike Penprase of the News-Leader has the story.

Pennsic named to 15 Geekiest Vacations list

Sandwiched in between the Star Wars Odyssey Tour and a Star Trek convention is the Pennsic War, #5 in the list of the 15 best geek vacations.

2007 Outlands Fall Crown Tournament

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2007 Outlands Fall Crown Tournament, September 7-9, 2007

Holly Cross Abbey
2951 E. Hwy 50
Canon City, CO 81212

Site Opens at 5pm on Friday 7 September

Sponsoring Group – The Barony of Dragonsspine

Autocrat: Cassandra Dubhlachen, mka. Cassandra Porter

Fees:
Camping for entire weekend $15 per person
Bed in Unheated Room* for entire weekend $25 Location:
Barony of Dragonsspine (Canon City, Colorado)

Talons of Fury

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This weekend will be a fun-filled event with a three-person team competition. Each team will be a random draw and consist of an archer, a heavy fighter, and a fencer.

Location:
28011 WCR 56
Kersey, CO 80644 (THIS IS A CHANGE FROM LAST YEAR)

Fees: Whole weekend: $15.00 for adults, $10.00 for children (15 and under), Kids 5 and under are free. Day-Trippers $10.00 per day. The Location:
Barony of Caerthe (Kersey, Colorado)

Lost Caravan

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Many years ago there was a caravan went missing in the wild nothingness that lies between our mighty Baronies. For nearly a decade we have been searching for the Lost Caravan. During every one of those terrible years we have sent out scouts, strained our ears for any news, and have been lighting a beacon at their last camp site in hopes of guiding them back to us. Finally our search is over.

But we have to ask, where have they been? What have they seen? Location:
Barony of Ile du Dragon Dormant (Bonsecours, Quebec)

Journey Down the Silk Road

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This is a day where the folks from the SCA (Society for Creative Anachronism, (http://www.sca.org) and the folks from the local Middle Eastern style dance and music community can come together and share a day of fun in the sun!!

Saturday, June 16, 2007
2:00 PM

Location:
The Oxford's Farm
747 Verdant Lawn Ln
Charlottesville, VA, 22901 view map Location:
Shire of Isenfir (Charlottesville, Virginia)

Crowds cheer fighters at Dragon's Laire's Medieval Faire

5,000 spectators and over 1,000 SCA members met recently at the annual Medieval Faire hosted by the Barony of Dragon's Laire in Port Gamble, Washington for a weekend of combat, fencing, archery and equestrian exhibitions designed to showcase medieval skills. Annie Tietje of the North Kitsap Herald covered the event.

Pennsic 36 Youth A&S Exhibition

Mistress Safia al-Khansaa', Pennsic 36 Youth A&S Exhibition Coordinator, has announced that the Second Annual Youth Arts and Sciences Exhibition will take place August 7, 2007. Young SCAdians attending the War are encouraged to participate.