Archive - Sep 18, 2008

[WES] Time for Tudor: Elizabeth's Sea Dogs

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Have you ever wanted to sail the seas in search of Adventure? Have you ever had a hankering to just dig in the dirt hoping to find "Treasure". Have you ever wished that your sailing could win you riches and perhaps the favor of royalty?

Come one, Come all to an evening of Pirates and Privateers as we celebrate our nautical heritage. With Song, dance and celebration.

There will be fun for the young and of course the young at heart!! Location:
Barony of Eskalya (Anchorage, Alaska)

[ANS] Trelac Defender/Harvest Festival

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The Shire of Trelac will be having it's annual Trelac Defender/Harvest Festival. The location will be in San Angelo TX at the Pecan Creek Pavilion on Oct 11 2008.

Site Information
Site opens at 9:00am and closes at 9:00pm
Site fee is $10
Feast fee is $5
Family Cap is $30
Make checks payable to SCA Inc., Shire of Trelac

Scheduled Events
Chivalric Tournament
Rapier Tournament Location:
Shire of Trelac (San Angelo, Texas)

[EAS] Golden Tygre Tavern II

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We are happy to announce that the Golden Tygre Tavern will be opening for business again this September. This year Baron Steffan ap Kennydd of Silverwing has graciously offered to sponsor a tournament in the style of a Pas d'armes.

On a hard day of fighting (and watching your favorite fighters), all are sure to need refreshment and distraction. The Landlady of the Golden Tygre Tavern (Lady Adeliade Wanderer) welcomes you. Anyone who has patronized the Tavern before will tell you that the Tavern Keeper (Lord Johan Wanderer) provides a fare that is hearty and appetizing, and a roaring fire if the weather is chilly. The selection of handcrafted beer and mead is plentiful and tasty and the servers are friendly and helpful (but expect to be tipped well). The best part of all is the congenial atmosphere that will bring you back to events of old. This is a place where pretension has no place and frivolity and fun are the rules of the weekend. Many an ‘alternate' personae is brought out to protect the integrity of the well decorated. Location:
Barony of the Bridge (Coventry, Rhode Island)

[MER] Meridian Grand Tournament

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Ladies and gentlemen, lords and ladies, gentles of all ages, it is time again for that greatest of all shows of Meridian Pageantry, Prowess and Chivalry - Meridian Grand Tournament!

When? September 26-28 2008

Where? WoW Camp in Royal Alabama (I know I know. You are all saying - its so far away, stuck in the corner of the kingdom and we never use that site for ANYTHING see the website for directions if you can't remember how to get Location:
Shire of An Dun Theine (Royal, Alabama)

[AET] Have Fun Storming the Castle

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Come one, come all to our castle! Hang your banner high in the great hall at the Hael's castle! Our event is to be held at Tonawanda Castle, 69 Delaware Ave., Tonawanda, New York, 14150. Yes this is a new site, a must see.

The site is open at 9am and closes at 9pm.

The autocrat is Mistress Gillian Llywellyn of Ravenspur gillianhartner@hotmail.com). Our new and upcoming feastocrat is Lord Constantine Blackhart. If you have dietary questions please email him at sginter@roadrunner.com Location:
Barony of the Rhydderich Hael (Tonawanda, New York)

[MER] Legends XVII

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Please come and help us celebrate our 20th anniversary with a weekend full of oriental delights and fights. Friday night starts the festivities with gaming, wonderful ambience and an oriental wayfarers.

When the moon sets and the sun rises, warriors can prepare for battle with a hearty breakfast provided by Sir Savogg and his lady wife Baroness Enowyn. Much strength and prowess will be needed to win the tourney and become Sol Haven’s traditional “Defender of the Sun”. Once our defender is established, the art of war will continue with melee excursions throughout the afternoon. Location:
Shire of Sol Haven (Crawfordville , Georgia)

[ANS] Elfsea Defender - CANCELLED

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Their Excellencies D'ire de Haya and Druinne de Salesberie and The Barony of Elfsea invite you to Elfsea Defender.

Canton First Monday Trade Days
290 E Tyler St
Canton, TX

The Barony will have an event full of fighting, food and merriment. Along with the Defender Championships we will be having a Dinner at the lyst field, followed by a Torchlight Tourney and finally a Hafla to round out Saturday evenings entertainment. There will be Children's activities and Children's Archery. There will be a Princess Tea in the afternoon, as well. Bardic will be held Friday evening as well as a juried Bardic performance by three of the Kingdom's most talented Bards during dinner on Saturday. There will also be a prize basket given away Saturday evening that will make staying for the evening activities worth it. You must be present to win. Please check out the event website for specific details: http://sca.elfsea.defender.angelfire.com/ Location:
Barony of Elfsea (Canton, Texas)

[ANS] Tournament at the Oasis of the Crimson Sands

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This is the tale of the Tournament of the Oasis of the Crimson Sands, not far from the Holy City of Jerusalem, between two great kings, Saladin, beloved of his people, and King Richard the Lion-Hearted, both great warriors of their respective lands.

Shimmering silks of azure blue, emerald, ruby and gold, along with sandalwood incense, wafted on the gentle breeze amongst the shaded pavilions of strange and unfamiliar shapes. Location:
Barony of Bryn Gwlad (Austin, Texas)

[MER] Wine List XIX

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The Shire of Glynn Rhe is hosting Wine List XIX October 3-5, 2008 at Cumberland Center in Columbia, TN. The event is very fighter-oriented, but does have something for those who enjoy making or tasting period adult beverages. In a twist on traditional A & S competitions, the team that wins the Wine List melee tourney will judge the event's only A & S contest and determine who has provided the "Best Period Adult Beverage." Location:
Shire of Glynn Rhe (Columbia, Tennessee)

[MER] Meridian Coursing Practice

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The Meridian Coursing Guild is pleased to offer two practices this fall Sunday, October 5, 10am CST and Sunday, November 2, 10am CST

To be located at Holly Springs stables in Mentone, AL (northeastern AL). This is the same location as the Northern Meridian equestrian practices (which fall on the Saturdays of the above weekends).

We will be using part of a huge pasture, ideal because the course Location:
Meridian Coursing Guild (Mentone, Alabama)

[MER] Meridian Coursing Practice

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The Meridian Coursing Guild is pleased to offer two practices this fall Sunday, October 5, 10am CST and Sunday, November 2, 10am CST

To be located at Holly Springs stables in Mentone, AL (northeastern AL). This is the same location as the Northern Meridian equestrian practices (which fall on the Saturdays of the above weekends).

We will be using part of a huge pasture, ideal because the course Location:
Meridian Coursing Guild (Mentone, Alabama)

[DRA] Quarterly Regional Garb Workshop

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Thanks to Two Seas for stepping up and offering to give the project a kick start, the Regional Garb Workshop is up and running again!

This is the perfect opportunity to get started with or put the finishing touches on your winter garb, get some creative ideas on future projects, get help with sewing/embroidery techniques, or just have some company to chat with while you work on your garb.

Location:
Shire of the Two Seas (Hamburg, Germany)

Medieval Treasures exhibit in Atlanta, Georgia

The High Museum of Art in Atlanta, Georgia will host Medieval & Renaissance Treasures, an exhibit of artifacts from the Victoria and Albert Museum September 13, 2008 - January 4, 2009. (video)

Videos of archers, battles and entertainers from Pennsic 37 online

THL Cetach Fitzgibbon of the Shire of Hunter's Home has posted several videos from Pennsic 37 including archery, battles and entertainers around the marketplace.