Archive - Jul 2007 - Event

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July 25th

Great Western War X

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GREAT WESTERN WAR X

The 10th Anniversary of Caid's Great Western War will be celebrated from Tuesday, October 2 through Monday, October 8, 2007

WEB PAGE: www.caid-gww.org -- Get accurate information!

Event details will be posted here first. Read the articles and announcements and check back regularly for changes and updates.

Location:
Kingdoms of the West & Caid (Bakersfield, California)

2007 West Kingdom Arts & Sciences Tourney

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Come take part in fantastic classes under the shade of beautiful trees and on cool grass.

Site Information
Ed Levin Park
Spring Valley Pond area
2100 Calaveras Rd
Milpitas CA 95035

Site opens at noon Friday
Site closes at 5 PM Sunday

Site Fee
Members: $8
Non-members: $11
Children under 12: $4
Note: Class fees are payable directly to instructors. Location:
Kingdom of the West (Milpitas California)

July 24th

All Things Middle Eastern/Knights Gambit

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Welcome one and all for ALL the fighting you can stand! Fight those elusive Knights you've heard about but haven't met. Show them how well you handle your sword, and learn well how to take a hit. Armor inspection starts at 8:45 am and ends at 9:45 am sharp. There will be a squire and men-at-arms list, double elimination. LIST STARTS AT 10:15

Afterwards there will be a training session with the Knights and fighters- one on one until you are too tired to do anything but sit down to a good feast and relax. Speaking of feasts...come enjoy a fighters meal! With enough grub to give you a belly full! Location:
Shire of Brantestone (Mckenzie, Alabama)

July 23rd

Meridies Coronation

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The Barony of the Osprey is proud to host the CORONATION of Maximillian III and Lethrenn III

Fort Gaines is a Civil War Fortress situated on the sandy white beaches of the Gulf. Legend has it that Prince Madoc of Wales landed here in 1171. Now the site will be remembered as the Coronation site of Maximillian and Lethrenn!

Site opens at 4pm Friday. There are no beds at this site, but there is crash space for 100 inside the fort. Period tents are allowed within the fort, nonperiod tents are allowed outside the walls on the grass. There is NO electricity. Shower facilities are across the street at the mundane campground(your shower ticket is included in the site cost). If you want to stay in the campground, call (251) 861-2742 for reservations. Military personnel might try renting a cottage at the Coast Guard Recreation Center. Location:
Barony of the Osprey (Dauphin Island, Alabama)

Northern Cavalry Practice

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The Northern Cavalry Practice will be held Saturday July 28 in Mentone Alabama. We have well trained rentals available for $10 you get a horse for the day, for any level of rider from first timers to the more experienced. If you are interested in attending the practice please e-mail me off list (logansilveraxe@gmail.com) so I can make arrangements for the horses. Location:
Kingdom of Meridies (Mentone, Alabama)

Courtly Love

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Courtly Love: French vs. Spanish, sponsored by the Barony of Three Rivers

The Groups of Gryphon's Mark & Riverhold would like to present to you a light-hearted war of love this September 21-23 in Warrenton, MO.

Site opens Friday @ noon and closes Sunday @ noon.
Plenty of camping space & pet friendly!
Site Fee: $8 adults, $4 children under 12 ($3 non member surcharge) Location:
Barony of Three Rivers (Warrenton, Missouri)

Mists Bardic

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Come join us for a delicious feast and beautiful bardic performances as we choose the next Bard of the Mists. The site opens at 10:00, and the competition starts at 1:00. Between rounds there will be opportunities for dancing.

This year the competition will consist of the same traditional five rounds:

  • First round: A period piece.
  • Second round: A piece in a period style.
  • Third round: Bard's Choice. This year the piece should be in praise of Laurels, either the entire Order or a particular Laurel or Laurels. Location:
    Principality of the Mists (Santa Clara California)

Trimaris Revel

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We're having a REVEL just for the fun of it!!

August 3-5, 2007

2307 NW 121 Ave Gainesville, FL 32609
352-367-8262

  NO SITE FEES
Food for the Weekend $8.00
Plenty of Tenting Space
WET SITE - BYOB

  FIGHTING
CLASSES
BARDIC

We've opened up our home to the friends we know and to the friends we've yet to meet. The theme for this revel is "Back to Basics" which means that we are extending a special invitation to people who are new to the SCA to come and learn this organization from the ground up. But we can't do it all alone! So we are also inviting everyone else to come and help show the new comers what you have learned. We'd like to have people come and teach classes in anything you'd like, but keep it geared toward the new comers. And that's just during the day!! Night time is when we get to cut loose and party late into the night! Location:
Barony of An Crosaire (Gainesville, Florida)

Fluffy Duck Tavern

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The Fluffy Duck Tavern is once again offering an easy evening of relaxed company. Wander in after the day is done and sample the talents of Politarchopolis' Brewers and good wholesome food. Stay a while and pit our wits and your purse against others in the Tavern or just sit in the corner and enjoy the entertainment.

Prizes for the evening are best Brew as judged by all, and best entertainment/game. Location:
Barony of Politarchopolis (Charnwood, ACT)

July 20th

Japanese Kimono & Hakama Sewing Class

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On July 21st-22nd, Mistress Ella Gajewi von Pommern will be teaching a sewing class on Japanese Kimono and Hakama. The costumes are planned for our Fettburg's Midsummer Feast on August 18th, which is going to be a traditional Japanese Feast.

Japanese Kimono & Hakama Sewing Class

July 21 -22, 2007

United Lutheran Church
649 Northgate Drive, Manteca

SATURDAY CLASS 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM Location:
Barony of Fettburg (Manteca, California)

Caid Fall Crown Tournament

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"Happy we who can bask in this warm September sun, which illumines all creatures, as well when they rest as when they toil, not without a feeling of gratitude." How grateful and honored is the Barony of Altavia to host the Fall Crown Tournament under the tall trees and grassy fields of Crescenta Valley Park on September 8, 2007! Join us for the day when the new Heirs of the realm are determined by armored combat upon the field of honor! Location:
Barony of Altavia (La Crescenta, California)

Saxon Summer VII

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Come and participate in heavy fighting, archery, thrown weapons, fencing, classes, games and feasting.

Saxon Summer VII: Saxons, Dregs, and Rock and Roll
September 14th 15th & 16th , 2007
Presented by the Shire of Rivenvale

Site: Chestnut Ridge Park and Campground, 6486 Chestnut Ridge Rd. Hubbard, OH 44425, (330) 534-2352 (This is a fully handicapped accessible site with no stairs) Sorry- No pets are allowed. Location:
Shire of Rivenvale (Hubbard, Ohio)

July 18th

Mountain Pas' and Highland Games

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You are cordially invited to join us for The Mountain Pas' and Highland Games September 22, 2007 in the Shire of Drygestan

Site is the North Mesa picnic grounds (City of Los Alamos, NM)
Site opens at 9 am and closes at 5 pm
Site fee is $4.00 for members. $7.00 for non members
Fighters are requested to bring an item for the prize table (so no one goes home empty handed)

We humbly ask that you join us on this day for the beautiful changing of Location:
Shire of Drygestan (Los Alamos, New Mexico)

Mid Summer Knight's Dream XV

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MSKD is coming! This Labor Day weekend (August 31-Sept 3) the Shire of Smythkepe presents Mid Summer Knight's Dream XV: The Siege of Malta.

Amir Rashid ibn Hilal will valiantly lead the Turkisn invaders against the stalwart Maltese defenders.

This year promises to have something for nearly everyone from Heavy Weapons fighting (including a Boar Hunt) and Rapier fighting (featuring the return of the Flux Tournament) to Siege Artillery, Youth Combat and the Assassin's Tourney. Location:
Shire of Smythkepe (Ione, Arkansas)

Drachenwald Crown Tourney XXVIII

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The Kingdom must have heirs! Their Majesties wish that all of their interested subjects submit their letters of intent to become the Crown Prince and Princess. Ready your armor, skills, and pageantries for the next Drachenwald Crown list.

Come one and all witness our Kingdom's next Prince and Princess. After enjoying the list, there will be more heavy fighting, light fighting, archery, and educational classes. We will be honoured by the Society Seneschal who will discuses and guide the Principality of ID on to its future for and that of the SCA's. Please join in this open discussion. After such a stimulating day and a bountiful feast, honor all Queens of present and past by attending in the Rose ball sponsored by the Shire of Flintheath. . Location:
Shire of Flintheath (Norwich, England)

Lochac Twelfth Night XLII

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In November XLII a tourney shall be fought, and from among the combatants a victor shall be sought. So hotly contested shall this tourney be. Service is the prize above all, for which they fight. To shoulder a burden held by many before.

Soon it will be time to bid farewell, to those who service we have known so well. Their time is but short, and the memories sweet, of the people and places of a kingdom repleat. Location:
Shire of Agaricus (Sydney, Australia)

Lyondemere Anniversary

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Come one, come all! The Barony of Lyondemere invites all good gentles to join us on July 21st as we celebrate our anniversary. Come and enjoy the fighting, fun, and revelling with us.

Site:
Calle Mayor Middle School
4800 Calle Mayor, Torrance, CA 90505

Directions:
Take your favorite freeway to the I-110 southbound. South of the I-10 interchange, south of the CA-91 interchange, south of the I-405 Location:
Barony of Lyondemere (Torrance, California)

Here There Be Dragons

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Once again the Shire of Plattefordham is delighted to host its end-of-summer slash, hack, and bash event: Here There Be Dragons!!!

The castle is bigger and better than ever -- able to withstand the likes of Master Gwilim (at least for a little while) -- now including an archer's tower. The battle at the river ford will the quench the summer heat and the fiercest of tempers. There will be a torchlight Location:
Shire of Plattefordham (Glenrock, Wyoming)

Border Clash

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For many moons, Pyromelody has slumbered. She has recently been awakened to the winds of change and her borders are in need of protection. She places a call to all fighters and fencers to come to her aid at Border Clash.

Pyromelody and her populace in Hinterland invites one and all to join them at the gorgeous site in Bridgeport Nebraska the weekend of August 10, 11, and 12 for a weekend of Location:
Shire of Hinterland (Scottsbluff, Nebraska)

Almost an Ocean View

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Almost an Ocean View, originally scheduled for 7/27-29, has been changed to 8/17-19 to enable our members to participate in the fighter's workshop in Eskalya.

Sponsored by the Incipient Shire of Pavlok Gorod (previously known as Pavlovsk Gavan), this event is a outdoor event on the scenic shores of Pasagshak, on Kodiak Island. We will be camping on a private lot on the far side of the river. As there is a locked gate, and no street Location:
Incipient Shire of Pavlok Gorod (Pasagshak, Alaska)

July 16th

Raven Faire

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Midsummer is a time to celebrate the bounty of the warm season and all of its pleasures. The Shire of Crystal Crags invites you to our inaugural summer event, RAVEN'S FAIRE! Come play with us as we enjoy a weekend of lighthearted games and competition. Keep cool in the summer sun with our water balloon melee and the soothing Wall O' Mist. Camping sites are available for the weekend.

COMPETITIONS: Location:
Crystal Crags

July 13th

A Lamas Day Tribute

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Come join us for fun and frolic in our Lamas Day tribute. Lamas Day was held on August 1st and was a day for silliness and fun!

A Lamas Day Tribute
August 17th -19th
Mustang Park
3600 Winscott Plover Rd
Benbrook Lake, Ft Worth TX

Activities:

  • Bread tasting contest & foot races (traditional entertainment for Lamas day)
  • Hobby horse races
  • Fun Noodle Joust Location:
    Barony of Elfsea (Ft Worth Texas)

Pas d´Armes

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WHEREAS it is the bounden duty of Knights and gentlemen-at-arms to keep their skills honed at the ready should His Majesty call them to battle, and whereas the Noble and gentle ladies of the land are desirous to be entertained by the feats of honor, it is the privilege of the incipient Canton of Readstan to invite all those of noble comportment and lineage to test their mettle on the field of combat. Location:
Incipient Canton of Readstan (Littleton, Colorado)

Three Stags II: Autumn Battle and Faire

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Horns sound and drums roll, banners dance on the breeze, Chevaliers parade in armor shining and merchants call their wares. Mummers prance, jesters grin, laughter swells like the seas, Archers shoulder their quivers full and music fills the air. Juggler's entrance, food delights, excitement buzzes like the bees, Fencers flash their blades dazzling and little children stare. Come one, come all, Gather for the opening of the greatest event of the fall days Location:
Barony of Caerthe (Elizabeth Colorado)

Daggers and Hemlock (An Assassin's Gathering)

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Come and enjoy a day of heavy weapon's fighting, arts and sciences, concluded by a grand feast all in AIR-CONDITIONED comfort. Showers and tent camping will be available at the site. The day will be highlighted by an assassins' tournament, which will be restricted to the tools of the trade.

We also encourage all participants to enter our game of progressive assassination – awards to be presented for Location:
Shire of Phoenix Glade (Fort Walton Beach, Florida)

Atlantia Fall University

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The Barony of Caer Mear will be hosting the Fall University at Amelia High School in Amelia, VA on October 20, 2007.

Site:
Amelia High School
8500 Otterburn Rd
Amelia, VA 23002

Autocrat:
Gustav von Silberwald
(Peter Topkis)
Email: gustavvs@yahoo.com

Location:
Barony of Caer Mear (Amelia, Virginia)

Raid or Trade V

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Come join us again in the heat of the summer sun for a weekend of fun. A recreation of the wonderfully successful invasion of England in 1066 is to occur. Be one of the Good (Normans), Bad (Vikings), or Ugly (Saxons) (autocrat preference definitely shows) as we try to relive a bit of England's important history.

There will be fighting, archery, and maybe some more fighting. The fighting will include Warlord tourneys, hill battles, and bridge battles, and whatever else comes to mind. Weapons may be restricted to those of the time. There may even be a torchlight tourney. There may be War Maneuvers afte rthe tourneys if time allows. Location:
Barony of Coeur d'Ennui (St. Charles, Iowa)

Blackwater Hunt

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As the war drums fade in the distance we look to the return of the ice dragon and find our larders empty. Come help us fill them. Bend your bow and raise your spear and help fell the wild beasts amongst the rocks.

Troll opens at 9 am and closes at 5 pm on August 25

Site fee is $ 8 for adults and $ 5 for children and under 5 free as usual the nonmember surcharge of $ 3 will apply

Location:
Shire of Black Water (Bradford, Pennsylvania)

Meridian Grand Tournament

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Have you been looking for a day of pageantry to show off all those fancy items you've been working on all year? Are you looking for some of the best heavy fighting this Kingdom has to offer? Do you want to be able to sit under your day shade and have food brought around to you and have entertainers to entertain you, all while you get to watch your friends hit each other with sticks? Then here's the event you've been waiting for!! Location:
Shire of Owl's Nest (Blountsvill,Alabama)

Central Region Garb Workshop

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This is to announce the next rotation of the Central Region Garb Workshop, this time held by Lady Emma Dandelion in Schweinfurt. Come ready your garb for the coming winter months! Bring your books to share with others! Bring your projects and ideas! New sewers, come get help on your new projects, and old sewers come share your expertise!

Anyhow, its fun.

It will take place on September 29-30, 2007 Location:
(Schweinfurt, Germany)