Archive - May 2006 - Event

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May 30th

Lochac Midwinter Coronation XLI

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The first Coronation to be held in the Crescent Isles, will be held on the banks of Lake Karapiro - the birthplace of champions, in the Canton of Cluain, Barony of Ildhafn.

Mid-Winter Coronation XLI
7-9 July 2006

On this weekend we will be commemorating the glorious reign of King Ædward Stadfæste and Queen Yolande Kesteven. We also celebrate the ascension of our new monarchs. Location:
Canton of Cluain (Lake Karapiro, New Zealand)

Brass Ring Thing 6

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Once again good gentles do we invite all that is good and great from these Sylvan Lands to celebrate the medieval origins of the carrousel and to give aide to the good gentles of the Hershell Carousel Museum.

Bring your skills, your pageantry and your good will. For this day will be a day of both the Arts and the Martial. There will be the A&S tent where artists are able to work at their arts while sharing with the public. Display areas will be set up in the Museum's display room, so bring something you are proud of. Location:
Barony of Rhydderich Hael (North Tonawanda, New York)

Grand Tournament of Archery and Procrastinators Brawl

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We are here to tell you of a great event taking place on June 9th-11th. Grand Tournament of Archery and Procrastinators Brawl (the make up years) It is sure to be an event that the whole family can be a part of.

Location: Camp Rotary, 20505 29 Mile Road, Ray Township, MI

Fees: Adults $8, Children 5 to 13 $3, Children under 5 are free
Camping is $5 per tent, Merchant $5

This is a Wet site and dogs are allowed. Location:
Cantons of Fasach Mor & Brackendelve (Ray Township, Michigan)

Birthday Bash XI

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Greetings good Gentles! I know summer schedules are busy, but I would like to invite you all to the Loch Bais' 11th annual Birthday Bash! This weekend event will be held June 10th at the Kiwanis Camp in Pineville, LA (aka the Concrete Yurt site). The site will open Friday at 5 pm and close Sunday at 11 am.

Activites Include:

  • Shire Defender Tourney
  • FOUR Arts and Sciences Competitions: Open A&S, Bridesmaid Open A&S, Location:
    Shire of Loch Bais (Pineville, Louisiana)

L'Esercisio Della Spada

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The August Company of The Martillodores does invite all combatants and witnesses to attend the L'Esercisio Della Spada (The Exercise of the Sword) To be held on the 10th of June, 2006 Mather Regional Park, Sacramento, California.

With the gracious hosting of the and the good Shire of Betony Wood and the Barony of Fettburg, The Company of The Martillodores does send word to all would care to challenge us to once again come to our Field of Honor and fight with Courtesy, Skill, Camaraderie and Style! All who would come to meet us will be prepared to show the assembled Gallery and The Company of the Martillodores their best display of those said qualities in the Arte of Defense with the rapier. Furthermore, The Company of The Martillodores invites all who would come gather to witness this event to be welcome in our shaded galleries provided for their viewing pleasure, the better to see all of the Martial arts for the day, which will be conducted in the style of a Pas d' Armes. Location:
Shire of Betony Wood & the Barony of Fettburg (Sacramento, California)

A Call to Arms

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Here in the Shire of Hartstone, A call to arms has been sounded! We invite you to join us June 2nd thru June 4th at the Dansville Fish and Game Club (Former site for our Fall Events). The populace gathers, to hone their skills, and enjoy the company of friends, old and new by firelight. Our Autocrat, the Lovely Lady Anna Dillon invites you to come for the day, or stay for the weekend, as it pleases thee. Location:
Shire of Hartstone (Dansville New York)

Frothing at the Mouth: Ewe Two

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Come to the great boreal forest for a weekend of thrills and the (second) greatest camping event in the whole of Ealdormere.  We have a private northern forest on a tranquil creek, plus access to a number of fine lakes where you may fish, swim, or fool around (please bring your own tackle and permits). This year we have a small kitchen for those who do not wish to cook over coals (but please let the event steward know what you plan to cook) plus many food sellers close by, a fine dining hall for classes as well as eating, and a large lawn for pavilions, fighting, archery, dancing, and all the usual stuff (e.g., children's activities, trading circle, and rock throwing). Location:
Shire of Brennisteinn Vatn (Sudbury, Ontario)

Innilgard's Winter Collegium XXXXI

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This year collegium will be a 2 day event full of classes. There is room for Rapier Practice/ classes on Saturday & Heavy Practice/classes on Sunday.

Saturday 3rd and Sunday 4th June, 2006

At the Paddocks Community House,
cnr Brigge and Kesters Rds, Para Hills
West. (Enter via Kesters Rd.) UBD map 83 H6.

Hall opens 9.00am. Closes 5.30pm

The collegium is a garbed event. Location:
Barony of Innilgard (Para Hills West, SA, Australia)

Birds of a Feather Archery Extravaganza

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Greetings to one and all! We archers usually come in third for consideration of time and space. Not this time! This one is for us, the so-called "wimps" who have, throughout history, often been the deciding factor in a battle, not to mention putting food on the table.

Come hone your skills at the many scenarios we have planned. Prove your ranking during an IKAC. Strengthen your endurance with a round of golf. Sharpen your eye with a dragon hunt. Show your worth with a castle shoot. Practice shooting vermin with a game of barchery. Take your chances with a game of cards. Test your precision with a Location:
Blackwater Keep (Clovis, New Mexico)

May 25th

A Day in the Wildwood

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As days lengthen and thoughts of martial victories loom closer, join the forces of Myrkfaelinn once more for a rousing weekend of heavy melee, fencing, archery, arts, music, feasting and a frolic in the green woods of the lovely Dominion in summer.

As in years past, Aethelmearc's mighty warriors will have the opportunity to practice their melee tactics to best smite our foes. For those more gently Location:
Dominion of Myrkfaelinn (Ithaca, New York)

Hunt for the Prize

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THE HUNT FOR THE PRIZE: GLEANN ABHANN'S FIRST LIVE WEAPONS CHAMPIONSHIPS!!! This historic event, to be hosted by Dragoun's Weal, will be action packed!

July 14-16th, 2006, Woodman of the World Camp, Hattiesburg

There will be several different shoots and throwing challenges to suit all skill levels. Their Majesties Havordh and Mary-Grace wil be choosing their Live Weapons Champions, including a Youth Champion from those participating. Location:
Dragoun's Weal (Hattiesburg, Mississippi)

Spring Thing: A Dragon's Tale

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The Incipient Canton of Westland Mor calls all to our aid, from weapon bearer to bard to ordinary citizen, for high atop the Laurel Mountain dwells a fire_breathing, treasure_stealing dragon... or is he simply misunderstood?

If you dare, join the Incipient Canton and the Barony of St. Swithin's Bog as we attempt to determine if the dragon is friend or foe at our 8th Annual Spring Thing Event to be Location:
Incipient Canton of Westland Mor (Stahlstown, Pennsylvania)

May 23rd

Defenders of Sylvan Glen

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The good gentles of the Shire of Sylvan Glen are holding a tourney on July 7, 8, and 9, to find champions. We seek champions in all manner martial arts - youth heavy weapons, adult heavy weapons, archery, thrown weapons, and fencing. We seek champions to help rid our fair shire of the monsters and beasts that have beset us since we lost our beloved silver apple to the Atlantians (during the Seige of Glen Gary). For those who are artists, we ask that they produce likenesses of beasts and Location:
Shire of Sylvan Glen (Martinsburg WV)

Unser Hafen Champions

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Fighters, Fencers, Archers, Artisans, and Bards... ~Come cheer the Champions of Unser Hafen!~ Tournaments will be held in Equestrian, Archery, Heavy Fighting, Rapier, Arts and Sciences, and Bardic for the new Champions! While all are welcome to compete, The Champion in each category belongs to a member of Unser Hafen. However, don't let that deter you from competing as there will be a prize for the best champion from outside our fair Barony! Location:
Barony of Unser Hafen (Fort Collins, Colorado)

Spring Captaincy

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Hark the call of wedding bells, springtime and the clanging of armour in the Northland! Join us at Spring Captaincy in Winter's Gate for feasting, fighting and revelling on Saturday and Sunday, May 27 and 28, A.S. XLI as we choose the Captain of the militia and watch the nuptials of Khevron & Merewyn.

Saturday's activities will include the wedding (scheduled for 4:30pm), the tourney to choose the new Location:
Winter's Gate (Fairbanks, Alaska)

May 19th

Fairytale Fete

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Come one, come all to the Third Annual Fantastic Fairytale Fete sponsored by the incipient Shire of Pavlovsk Gavan. The site will be the Marion Center behind St. Mary's church on Mill Bay Road in Kodiak, Alaska.

Site opens at 2pm on Saturday, June 3rd and closes at 8pm. Feast is a potluck. Dishes should be based on a fairytale - who can be the most creative for the food competition? Last year's winners Location:
Incipient Shire of Pavlovsk Gavan (Kodiak, Alaska)

Rent a Don IV

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Oyez Oyez. The shire of Mynydd Gwyn is proud to announce that once again "Rent a Don" will grace the shore of Insulae Draconis. This year it is our honour to have Don Giacomo Cavalli da Treviso from the Kingdom of Caid. A list of classes is currently being penned and will be made available on the website shortly.

There will also be other combat activities on going for those less inclined to the art of rapier; there will heavy weapons activities Location:
Shire of Mynydd Gwyn (Shurdington, Cheltenham, England)

May 18th

Glory IX: On the Silk Road to Glory

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Summer brings the call to Glory!

Following in the footsteps of those who first brought goods to Rome, our caravan will find Adventure along the Silk Road. Merchants will gather from far and wide, and Guards will heed the call to protect their goods against the Brigands who await them. Experience the wonders of the Middle East, brave the dangers of the Taklimakan Desert, and join friends Old and New for food and fellowship in Chang’An, the Imperial City.

Up-to-date information is located at: http//www.glorywar.org/

Location:
LCCC Campground Buford, WY

May 17th

Quest 2006

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Guten Tag! We of the Regiment von Lager Gryphons (Barony of Gryphon's Lair) are accepting recruits to serve the Empire and win glory questing for that which is rightfully ours. Our Company Banner has been stolen, and must be recovered at all cost! Therefore we call upon all those sound in mind and body to enlist! Don your Waffenrock, your Wams und Hosen, or your Cranach gown and join us for Quest 2006! Location:
Barony of Gryphon's Lair (Ogden, Utah)

Wastelands

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In the past months, we have seen war rage in the Kingdom of Gleann Abhann. We celebrated great victories and mourned our losses. Rumors have now reached the ears of His Majesty Michael and His Highness Ragnarr that war will rage yet again between the Kingdoms of the East and the Middle. As we gear up to again take up arms in support of our Sovereigns, we look to find solace while we can. We look to the Wastelands, an oasis in the heart of our fair lands, a meeting place for the fierce enemies and loyal friends alike to gather in peace for a day of tournament, feasting, and fun.   Location:
Canton of Hindscroft (Booneville, North Carolina)

May 16th

Flight of the Falcon II: Heroics for Newcomers

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The Canton of Aire Faucon in the Barony of the Sacred Stone will be hosting an event to welcome newcomers to the Society for Creative Anachronism (SCA) in Western North Carolina near Rutherfordton on August 26,2006. All interested members and friends of the SCA are encouraged to come and bring along a friend.

The Canton of Aire Faucon Presents
Flight of the Falcon II: Heroics for Newcomers Location:
Canton of Aire Faucon (Bostic, North Carolina)

Border War XXIII

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Join us for our annual skirmish with our neighbors to the east, the Barony of Northwoods.

Site opens at noon on June 16 and closes at noon June 18

All campers must be off site by noon on Sunday. We appreciate your cooperation.

Three cabins on camp sites 7, 9, and 10 to benefit the Royal Travel Fund were auctioned off at a silent auction concluded at Coronation.

Please help contain the spread of the Emerald Ash Borer and do not bring your own firewood to Bertha Brock Park from Eastern Michigan (or other quarantined areas) to the park. Firewood is available for sale near the ball field. Split fire wood will be available near the maintenance building for a reasonable price. Location:
Canton of Rimsholt (Ionia, Michigan)

Coastal Regional Fighter Practice

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Not going to Assessments? The Shire of Seareach invites you to come for a weekend of good fighting and good fun. Bring your armor/fencing gear, your A&S projects, and your camping equipment for our Regional Fighting Practice. There will be A&S classes including basket weaving and kumihimo. Please bring any projects that you may be working on to share with the rest of us. Other activities may include thrown weapons and archery (marshal pending). Location:
Shire of Seareach (Wilmington, North Carolina)

A Celebration

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Let the banns be read in all the land that all may know: Sir Gerhardt, Count by letters patent, has chosen as his bride the Lady Judith de Northumbria, that their great houses may unite and strengthen the realm. To celebrate this marriage, there will be great celebration for all who wish to attend. To whit, let a passage of arms most peaceful be held, before which a showing of the helms of the combatants therein that their worthiness may be judged. Location:
Barony of Knight's Crossing (Hanau-Kesselstadt, Germany)

Melees & Mayhem X

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Shire of the Crescent Moon presents Melees & Mayhem X:Conquest!

Event Steward:
Lord Kellim Dragonognev (Brent Moses)
kellim_dragonognev@cox.net

Co-Event Steward:
Mistress Katriana op den Dijk
calonkat@cox.net

Site:
$8.00 - Adults (+$3.00 surcharge to non-members) Location:
Shire of Crescent Moon (Tecumseh, Kansas)

Panteria XI

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Warm breezes have melted the snow from our Caledonian mountaintops, and Spring has come to paint our vistas green. The time has come to emerge from our winter's refuge by the fireside, and to play once more on fields of soft grasses. It is time to air our pavilions and tents, and gather together to tell stories of great deeds around the campfire ... and to add a few more tales for years to come.

Location:
Shire of Panthervale(Montpelier Vermont)

May 14th

Hunting Season

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The hunting horn sounds again, deer are getting ready to flee, hunters' calls can be heard from all sides. It is Hunting Season again! For the sixth year the shire of "Ad Flumen Caerulum" opens the hunting season and once more invites all archers to celebrate the begin of the hunt with us. The archery competition will be held on a beautiful field archery course in the alps south of Vienna. This gives an opportunity to test your archery skills by walking through beautiful woods, trying to find the targets, and hopefully hitting them. Location:
Shire Ad Flumen Caerulum (Austria)

May 11th

Spring Fling XV

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Come kick off the camping season by joining us for armored and rapier combat, tourneys, melees, classes and relaxing around the campfire!

The Barony of Windhaven presents Spring Fling XV

June 1-4, 2006
Hickory Oaks Campground
3485 Vinland Road
Oshkosh WI 54901

Site opens at 3 pm Thursday and closes at 2 pm on Sunday

Camping and Site Fees:
Thursday Arrival - $16 Location:
Barony of Windhaven (Oshkosh, Wisconsin)

May 10th

The Border Patrol: Turnagain's Wake

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The maidens are smiling in Hrafnsfjordr for low; the warriors are arming to rush on the foe! Come Champions and Churls and all who fall between, to beautiful Turnagain Pass. There to meet in honorable combat the mighty forces of Hrafnsfjordr as they patrol there landward border.

On a long summer day, in a high mountain pass, the peerless armies of Oertha will come together in glorious melee at the bridge on the river Tincan.  Location:
Shire of Hrafnsfjordr (Soldotna, Alaska)

Thatsa Mare XI

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Thatsa Mare XI: Our Exchequer is Cheap and Won’t Give Us a Pence Event! FREE! Camping Event held in the Shire of Mare Amethystinum

Thunder Bay, Ontario, Canada, at 5800 Mapleward Road.
June 9, 10, 11, 2006.

Activities include but are not limited to; Fighting – Marshals needed, contact Autocrat to volunteer. Saturday Bowl and Bread Breakfast, Pot Luck Dinner Feast, Bellydance Instruction Class of all levels – bring your bellydance scarf – drummers welcomed! Scavenger Hunt, Trading Circle, Cob Oven building class (pending), Bardic Events sponsored by Shire Youth, Raffle and more fun in the sun! Location:
Shire of Mare Amethystinum (Thunder Bay, Ontario)