Archive - Oct 2007 - Event

Date
Type

[MID] Winter Rose VII

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We honor the Legend of the Winter Rose each and every year here within Drakelaw. This year, in addition to our normal celebration, we are also celebrating our advancement to Full Status. We would like to invite each and every one of our friends, boon companions and family - as well as those of you who are yet to become our friends and family - to join us, and celebrate with us, at the lovely Jenny Wiley State Park in Prestonsburg KY from November 16 - 18, 2007. Location:
(Prestonsburg, Kentucky)

[MID] Youth Fighting Symposium

description:
The Shire of Greyhope cordially invites you and your parents to attend the 5th Annual Youth Fighting Symposium, a day dedicated to youth fighters of the Kingdom.

November 10, 2007
Site Opens 9:00 am - closes 9:00 pm

DRY SITE - NO LIVE STEEL

Lake Station Edison High School
3304 Parkside Ave
Lake Station, Indiana 46405

Fees : Adults - $6; 6 to 12 - $3; 5 and under free (plus non-member surcharge as applicable); Family cap of $20 Location:
Shire of Greyhope (Lake Station, Indiana)

October 30th

[ATE] Pillage, Plunder, Pluck, Poke, Pun, Pageantry

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Pillage, Plunder, Pluck, Poke, Pun, Pageantry and many more P's than you can count! in the Shire of Granholme, November 16th ~ 18th, 2007, Heritage Park in Florence, AZ.

Hardsuit and Rapier Tournies: Please provide plunder to enter

Frog Rustling with Frog Daddy

Feast ~ beast provided for 100 by M'lady Parisha. Please make feast reservations at: 520 868 0773 (no calls after 9:30 PM, please). Location:
Shire of Granholme (Florence, Arizona)

[MER] Glad Tydings

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The leaves are beginning to fall, the air is turning brisk, and the daylight lasts just a bit less each day. Soon, the trees will be bare and the chill of winter will fill Meridian hearts. Perhaps we just need a bit of Glad Tydings!

Mark your calendars now for Glad Tydings: A New Year's Celebration, January 5, 2008! Vulpine Reach is throwing an Elizabethan Winter Festival to commemorate our Thirtieth Anniversary and you're invited! Plenty of food to Location:
Shire of Vulpine Reach (Chattanooga, Tennessee)

[AET] Kingdom 12th Night

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We invite all good gentles to join in the merriment and cheer at the Aethelmearc Kingdom Twelfth Night celebration on Saturday, January 12, 2008 in the Barony of Endless Hills. The event will be held at the Lackawanna Heritage Valley Authority/Saint Rose Academy, 1300 Old Plank Road, Mayfield, PA, 18407.

We have procured a most marvelous hall for feasting, meetings, courts and dancing! Bring your best garb and revel in our sun-filled atrium! The hall opens at 9 am and closes at 9:30 pm. This is a discretely damp site (period containers please), and enclosed flame is allowed. The site is fully handicapped accessible and there is adequate parking for all vehicles. A bounteous lunch is included with the site Location:
Barony of Endless Hills (Mayfield, Pennsylvania)

October 29th

Reenactor Fest 4

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Reenactor Fest will be at it's traditional location at the beautiful Sheraton Chicago Northwest next Febraury!

Everything you love about Reenactor Fest will be there again... and more! The vendor halls, seminars, live music and demonstrations, the Grand Ball, nightly parties, and the electricity in the air that only happens when you bring so many great reenactors together in one spot! Reenactor Fest is open to the public, and has stuff for all ages to see and do. Kids 10 and under get in free! Location:
Chicago, Illinois

Reenactor Fest 3

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Reenactor Fest is thrilled to be adding another convention date to our calendar in historic Gettysburg!

When you think of historical reenacting, few locations spring to mind as quickly as Gettysburg. The town and historic battlefields cater to reenactors and history buffs, and the Eisenhower hotel is right there in Gettysburg itself... mere minutes from the fields where the din of battle changed our Nation Location:
Gettysburg, Pennsylvania

[GLE] Survivor: Valhalla

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The Shire of IronOx proudly presents... Survivor: Valhalla January 18-20, 2008 Camp Henry Jacobs in Utica, MS

Fees:
Before Dec 21
Dorm w/ Feast Tent w/ Feast Daytrip w/ Feast
Adult $20.00 $16.00 $12.00
Child (under 12) $12.00 $10.00 $6.00

After Dec 22
Dorm w/ Feast Tent w/ Feast Daytrip w/ Feast
Adult $22.00 $18.00 $14.00 Location:
Shire of IronOx (Utica, Mississippi)

October 25th

[DRA] Yule Ball

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Be it known unto all gentles who have a mind to indulge their fancy for exceptional repasts, fine company, excellent dancing and song in painted halls, and keen exchanges at arms, that the Shire of Flintheath doth give notice of the celebration of their annual Yule Ball. To those Lords and Ladies and Peers of the Realm who wish to grace this Festival with their most illustrious presence, the Steward begs leave to inform all that the event will be held at Little Abington Scout Camp, Church Lane, Little Abington, Cambridgeshire, CB21 6BQ. Location:
Shire of Flintheath (Little Abington, England)

[ART] Twelfth Night 2008 & Gryphon's Lair Baronial Investiture

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Greetings one and all! Please join the good people of Gryphon's Lair as the year turns and Twelfth Night celebrations commence. This will be a singularly joyous event as we invest a new Coronet on the thrones of Gryphon's Lair, Sir Math Halfdane, the Fish and the Honorable Lady Daria de Salamanca.

To honor the Premiere Baroness' contribution and support of the Arts and Sciences over the past two years, there will be an Arts and Sciences Location:
Barony of Gryphon's Lair (Ogden, Utah)

[GLE] Havoc!

description:
HAVOC!!! November 9 - 11, 2007 in the Shire of Loch Bais (Minden, Louisiana)

Site:
Caney Conference Centre
1163 Methodist Camp Road
Minden, LA

site opens 5 pm Friday and closes 11 am Sunday

Prices:
Weekend Cabin $22
Tenting $17
Daytrip $11
Non-members add $3
Deduct $3 for Off Board
Early bird prices - Reservations received before October 15th, deduct $2 Location:
Shire of Loch Bais

October 23rd

[ATE] Granite Mountain Yule

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The season of warmth is at its end and the gentle white blanket of winter prepares to claim its place in the cool pines surrounding the Shire of Granite Mountain. All are invited to draw nigh and sit by the warm hearth of friendship and witness the challenges of the day.

A gathering of friends and kin would not be complete without food and drink. Let us feast in elegance! A bounty of beast, fowl and earth's delights will be prepared by the feast steward, Lady Annalena Gianetta dei Medici da Vicinza. Volunteers for entertainment between courses will be greatly appreciated, please contact the autocrat to Location:
Shire of Granite Mountain (Prescott, Arizona)

[ATL] Hawkwood Howl

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The War is now behind us and fall upon us. The mountains of Hawkwood are bright and bursting with color. Come and join us this weekend, October 26 through 28 as we celebrate our bountiful fall harvest. Join in the festivities of Hawkwood Howl.

Friday evening, after check-in, jump into your best Goth or Glam (or other) costume and join the infamous Ladies of Hawkwood at their funfabulous Halloween Party. On Saturday evening, join in the masquerade ball where more Location:
Barony of Hawkwood (Arden, North Carolina)

October 20th

[CAL] Toys for Tots Tournament

description:
The Shire of Wyvern Cliffe invites you to attend the 19th annual Toys for Tots Tournament. Join us and give a brighter holiday to children in need!

Saturday, November 17, 2007
Southern Boone County High School
14520 Crump Lane
Ashland, MO 65010

Site opens at 8:00 a.m. and closes at 10 p.m.
Court will be held at Their Majesties' discretion

Site fee $5.00 per person, Family cap of $20.00 (NMS $3.00) Location:
Shire of Wyvern Cliffe (Ashland, Missouri)

[ANS] Battle of Three Kings

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The Shire of Rosenfeld Presents Battle of Three Kings Normans & Saxons & Vikings, Oh My!? Hawkins State Park, November 2-4, 2007

Master Godwin Alfricson as King Harold II (Harold Godwinson)
Baron Ainar Magnusson as Harald III Sigurdsson of Norway (Harald Hardrada)
Duke Inman MacMoore as Duke William of Normandy

War Points will be awarded for the following:

  • Chivalric Melees Location:
    Shire of Rosenfeld (Hawkins, Texas)

[ANS] Artisan of the Flame

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We invite you all to join the Canton of Glaslyn on Saturday, November 24, 2007 as we choose our artisan champions for the next year. We will be naming our Artisan of the Flame and, our menfolk will be choosing a Keeper of the Flame for the Arts. 3 to 5 entries required, each with documentation.

Glaslyn's Artisan of the Flame
Saturday, November 24, 2007
Transport Workers Union
Golden Triangle Drive Location:
Canton of Glaslyn (Fort Worth, Texas)

[WES] Hawks Haven Turkey Tourney

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Thanksgiving is trotting towards us and timidly tempting our taste-buds with the tantalizing yet tender taste of turkey! Unfortunately, buying a turkey at your local grocery store just doesn't speak great tales of heroism and martial prowess. Finally, you can bring home a turkey that will pay tribute to your awe-inspiring sword-work!

Hawks Haven Turkey Tourney
November 3, 2007

Location: Location:
Canton of Hawks Haven (Morgan Hill, California)

[AET] Hallowtide III

description:
The Shire of Blackwater once again invites you to find time to come celebrate with us our Hallowtide on November 3rd 2007 A.S. XLII.

As the harvest is in and the domestic animals safely brought in it is time to celebrate and observe the change of seasons. We've had good luck in the past events and we've been blessed with good weather and good friends coming to celebrate with us. Come and help us continue that tradition. We will have Location:
Shire of Blackwater (Olean, New York)

[EAS] 100 Minutes War

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The Shire of the Rusted Woodlands bids you welcome to attend the return of 100 Minutes War!

This year's event shall feature:

  • The traditional 100 minute melee battle (fighters – please see reservation instructions below)
  • 100 minutes of fencing (indoor fencing space - fencers need to remember to bring/wear non-marking footwear, sneakers rather than boots)
  • 100 minutes of archery/thrown weapons Location:
    Shire of Rusted Woodlands (Washingtonville, New York)

[MID] Crystal Ball XXIV

description:
Crystal Ball XXIV "The Age of Discovery" November 16-17, 2007

Main Site:
Bluffview Elementary School,
905 Bluffview Ln
Dupo, IL 62239

Activities will include dance classes, venders, boffer, lunch and the main feast will be held at Bluffview Elementary.

Second Site:
Sugarloaf Township Hall
240 S. 5th St.
Dupo, IL 622239

Activities will include Heavy weapons and a Rapier Pirate fest! Others if weather permits. Location:
Barony of Shattered Crystal (Dupo, Illinois)

[ANS] Stargate Yule and Kingdom Dance

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Please come join us at Stargate's Yule Revel on December 1st! That is a different weekend than it has been in the past, so be sure to mark your calendar! The theme this year is a late period English Country Christmas. There has been a rumor that Father Christmas will be there!

Have you been naughty or nice? He's making a list and checking it twice! Will you get coal, or something better? Search your soul, maybe write Location:
Barony of Stargate (Houston, Texas)

[ANS] Samhain XXVII and Investiture

description:
Their Excellencies, Michel mac Donnchaid and Elayne MacDuncan, of Eldern Hills cordially invite all to join in the revelry and remembrance of the Samhain celebration and Eldern Investiture.

This event will host a number of Celtic games and fun chivalric challenges as well as the Kingdom Middle Eastern Dance Competition. The Barony of the Eldern Hills is also anticipating the tourneys which will determine our newest Knife, Axe, and Spear Champion, Location:
Barony of Eldern Hills

[OUT] Fontaine Toy Box

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Greetings Unto the Mighty Outlands, Qara Gan and Ceara, Baron and Baroness of Fontaine dans Sable, extend greetings and invite all to come and enjoy the fun at our Toy Box Event. This year Fontaine is honoured to serve Sara's House.

Fontaine Toy Box
Saturday November 17, 2007
Minium Park
200 N Park Ave Aztec, NM 87410
10am-5pm

Autocrat:
Lady Anna Katherine von Teltge (Anna Kinney) Location:
Barony of Fontaine dans Sable (Aztec, New Mexico)

[OUT] Sir Berold's Southern Outlands Unbelted Tournament Series

description:
The first two Unbelted Tournaments will be held at Nahrun Kabirun's SCA encampment at the DAAC Renaissance Arts & Crafts Faire to be held on the 3rd & 4th of November respectively.

The first Tournament of the series fought on Saturday the 3rd will be fought using Single Sword, on hand. If the on hand is struck, then the off hand may be utilized.

The second tourney of the series will be fought on Sunday the 4th using Location:
DAAC Renaissance Arts & Crafts Faire (Las Cruces New Mexico)

17th Annual Awesome Stickbow Classic

description:
On Sun. 11/4/07 the Maya Archers of Roseville will present the 17th Annual Awesome Stickbow Classic.

Only longbows and recurves allowed. No compound bows. 28 3-D animal targets at unmarked yardages. 8 targets shot at from a moving canoe! a flying goose! a raffle. Breakfast and lunch will be sold.

You can wear your period garb if you so desire. There will also be Mountain Men and American Indians. Location:
Maya Archers of Roseville (Roseville, California)

[CAL] Calontir Crown Tourney

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The Barony of Forgotten Sea Proudly Presents Calontir Fall Crown Tournament November 3, A.S. XLI

Place:
Forty Acres and a Mule Activity Campus
76*20 East 79th Street
Kansas City MO 64138

Directions*: *From 435 Take the 87th Street exit near Bannister Mall. Go east on 87th Street to Blue Ridge. Turn left on Blue Ridge to James A. Reed Road. Turn left on James A. Reed Road to 79th Street (a 4-way Stop) Turn Location:
Barony of Forgotten Sea (Kansas City Missouri)

October 17th

[ANS] Defenders of the Rose III

description:
The Order of the Rose in Ansteorra, with the gracious assistance of the Shire of Emerald Keep and the Shire of the Shadowlands present: November 9-11, 2007 Defenders of the Rose III

A weekend of tournaments will be hosted by the Order of the Rose to choose our Defenders of the Rose in

  • Archery
  • Chivalric Combat
  • Equestrian
  • Performance Arts
  • Rapier Combat
  • Static Arts Location:
    Shire of Emerald Keep and the Shire of the Shadowlands

October 16th

[EAS] Fall Crown Tournament

description:
The Barony of Concordia of the Snows is honored to be the hosts of this year's Fall Crown Tournament, to be held on the Third day of November in the year 2007. The festivities will commence at the Midway Fire Dept. Grove and Banquet Hall, 1956 Central Avenue, Colonie, NY 12205. The feast will feature the culinary delights of our own Lady Deirdre O'Rourke. And as is tradition in our Barony, there will be a side board provided. Location:
Barony of Concordia of the Snows (Colonie, New York)

[ART] Toys for Tots

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In conjunction with the Shire of Arrows' Flight; the Shire of Crystal Crags will be hosting a Toys for Tots and Food Bank fund raiser.

You will have an opportunity to collect "gold" coins (a good thing) in Heavy Weapons and Rapier fighting scenarios. You can also receive "gold" coins for chivalrous behavior as non-fighters as well. Plus a surprise category!

Bring your items, finished or not for our Arts & Sciences display. There will be a populace vote for the favorite items. Youth activities will also be provided. Location:
Shire of Crystal Crags

[OUT] Danse Macabre

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Please Join us for an evening of feasting and frivolity. If you wish to participate please bring a subtleties food entry for a populace choice contest. If you don't feel like making a subtlety feel free to bring a food item for the pot luck feast. In either case if you are bringing food please include an ingredient list for those gentles with allergies. Reservations are not necessary.

The technical details: Location:
Barony of Caer Galen (Longmont, Colorado)