Petrarca - Hike in Garb. 29th Nov. 2008 09.30 Meet at train station on Lichtenfels (north of Nuremberg)
We are following the old St. James
Way to Nuremberg.
Route: ca. 7 - 10 km
Train station Bad Staffelstein
For all Petrarca hikes does apply:
Please come as authentic as possible, hide modern equipment or don't bring it at all. Please wear good shoes! You can cover your hiking boots, shouldn't
Join us in a symposium dedicated to period cooking, period cooking techniques, period cooking texts, feast stewarding, and other medieval cooking topics. There will be classes all day long, a key note speech over lunch, and a chance to show off your cooking skills during the potluck dinner that evening.
Key Note Speaker: Dame Alys Katherine
This year's symposium will feature a themed track of Subtleties and Sugar Work.
Shire of Lost Moor (Easton, Missouri)
The Barony of Caer Anterth Mawr and Their Excellencies Kateryn of Cornwall and Alasdair Calum Montgomery present Boar’s Head XXXI!
Activities abound for the Lords and Ladies who find excitement in the art of honorable combat as there will be tourneys for armored, unarmored, and youth combatants to test their prowess and show their chivalry, as well as for those who are thrilled by opportunities to expand their knowledge and skill in an array of wonderful classes! Hunt for treasures amongst the merchants' wares at market! And even enjoy a delicious afternoon meal which is sure to please the palate!
Barony of Caer Anterth Mawr (West Bend, Wisconsin)
Unto the Known World, do Their Excellencies Sir Gregor and Lady Monika, Baron and Baroness of al-Barran wish to invite one and all to celebrate this yuletide season with Them at al-Barran's Midwinter.
Let us reminisce over all that makes al-Barran the great Barony it has
become. From Sir Raymond the Quiet, Baron al-Barran to the two reigns
of Sir Stefan and Mistress Beau, to our present Baron and Baroness Sir
Barony of al-Barran (Albuquerque, New Mexico)
al-Barran Day of A&S “A Silver Lining” November 22, 2008
Sandia Preparatory School
532 Osuna Road NE
Albuquerque, NM 87113
Site Fee: None – although we are asking for a new, unwrapped toy or $5
donation for Toys for Tots.
al-Barran A&S Champion Competition – A body of work containing three to five
entries along with short documentation of no more than two pages for each
Barony of al-Barran (Albuquerque, New Mexico)
The war season is over and our folk have returned to their homes to reap the benefits of a most bountiful harvest. Come and celebrate the great deeds of the past year with us as we spend a day in feast, tournament, drink and song.
Join their Excellencies of Ben Dunfirth and take part in glorious challenges in the field with armoured combat, cunning duels on the lists of fencing and devious shoots a plenty for our many archers, who come from far and wide to test their mettle. Come share your bounty with us Ealdormere and you shall be welcomed to a day of pleasure, challenge and good cheer.
Barony of Ben Dunfirth (Binbrook, Ontario)
Come one and all to this year’s Kingdom Arts, Sciences & Fighting Collegium
held on November 8, 2008. Find out what happens when four groups in Artemisia combine forces to present a most wonderful and exciting event. The Baby Barony of Gryphon’s Lair, the Ancient Barony of Loch Salann, The Stalwart Shire of Cote du Ciel and the newborn Province of Arrow’s Flight will treat you to a magnificent lunch and a day filled with amazing classes.
Barony of Gryphon’s Lair (Clearfield, Utah)
The Shire Aventiure invites all fighters Light and Heavy from far and wide to take part in the seventh round of the Northern Frankmark Fighterpractice. We hope that many of you will join us to teach fighting and to improve your skills. Artisans are welcome.
For the Fighter Practice :
Meeting at 11.00, Practice will start at 11:15
Shire Aventiure (Lübeck, Germany)
Come join us as we celebrate the Harvest. Friday evening there will be a Bardic Circle and Traveler's Faire. Come eat and tell us your tales, or sing us a song.
The Autocrate and the Knight's Marshall have their heads together planning new games for the fighter's and the populace. Single and unaccompanied fighters will be AUCTIONED, the first tourney requires the assistance of a lady. So Ladies bring your purse.
Shire of Thorngill (Cullman, Alabama)
It is time, once again, to choose by right of arms, our next Viceroy and
Vicereine. Gather together to see the challengers do battle until a true
Viceroy/Vicereine emerges victorious! See the Consorts by their side and come and join in the celebrations.
Mellow Farm, Dockenfield, Farnham, Surrey GU10 4HH
Details and map can be found at http://mellowfarmadventure.co.uk/
Shire of Flintheath (Farnham, Surrey, England)
Around the year 1000, an Anglo-Saxon fleet attacks a Viking raider camp in western Normandy, under the protection of Duke Richard I.
Location: The Heights (of Wayne)
When: September 26 — 28
Site opens 5:00 pm Fri and closes noon Sunday
Adults : $8
Children (ages 6-12) : $4
Children under 6 : Free, nothing, nada
$3 non-member surcharge will apply
Canton of Riverhold & Gryphon's Mark (The Heights of Wayne, Missouri)
You know that you want to come. The classes are varied and interesting.
877 Ralston St
Reno, Nv. 89503
We have classes planned in many diverse areas of interest so there will be something for everyone. There are classes planned in brewing, cooking, fighting, history, and many more fascinating subjects.
Site Information: Site fee is $7 for members and $10 for non-members. Site opens at 9:30 am, with classes to start at 10 am both days. Site closes at 5 pm each day. Please contact the autocrat to arrange crash space if needed.
Province of Silver Desert (Reno, Nevada)
Come and join us on the 22 and 23 November 2008 as we usher in a new chapter
in River Haven's history to celebrate the divestiture of Wendell and Catalin
and the Investiture of their Baronial Successors.
Saturday will see a display of Rapier and heavy combat, as well as fabulous
courts and fine hearty feast.
Armour inspection starts at 11.30am for Rapier and 2.30pm for Heavy
combatants. Feast starts at 6.00pm. On Sunday there will be a Baroness's
Barony of River Haven (Lutwyche, Queensland)
Hear Ye Hear Ye As the Echoes of Summer Fade We are Rolling out the Welcome Mat of Colored Leaves, and Welcoming you to the Shire of Hrafnafjordr where we will be holding a Harvest Colligium attended by her Highness Prinzessin Elisa on Saturday and Sunday Nov 1st & 2nd at the Kenaitize Elder Center in Kenai, Alaska (1000 Mission Ave.)
We will have classes both days, and at this time some of the classes available will be Period Dance (taught by Her Highness), Metal Smithing, History of Period Illumination, Silk Ribbon Rose Making, Round and Flat Braid Kumihimo Braiding, Viking Wire Knitting, On Hands Cooking Class Making Period Stuffing, and a Special Bread Pudding, Team Amazing Brain Games, Beginning games like Mancala, Backgammon, Cribbage, and a few others to be announced, Small Wood Breakdown Table, History of the Roman Coliseum Games. Depending on schedules we will possibly have Period Shoes Working From Your Last to Leather, and Naalbinding, The Making of Miniature Trebuchets, and then a Marshmallow Fight to see how they work, and Chain Maille From Scratch.
Shire of Hrafnafjordr (Kenai, Alaska)
Come and join us as we welcome newcomers to our group with a Russian style feast. There will be classes, games, and entertainment. There will also be rapier fencing during the day. An adult bardic will be held after the event for those 21 and up. Please contact the autocrat for more information.
St. Mary's Gym
2934 Mill Bay Rd
Kodiak AK 99615.
Site opens at 9 am and closes at 9 pm.
Incipient Shire of Pavlok Gorod (Kodiak, Alaska)
Darkwood's most gracious Baroness Liesel invites you to a Masked Ball, where you will join her in a Russian Faerie Tale. The day will be filled with social entertainments, such as period games and A&S classes on mask making and dance. In the evening there will be a Russian feast prepared by Anton Barsuk. Please contact the head cook with any food restrictions. Following dinner, there will be dancing and a mask competition.
Barony of Darkwood (Santa Cruz California)
Hear ye! Northshield's first Rose Tourney will be a spectacle to behold. It will be a day filled with pageantry and revelry, and all are invited!
The theme is that of the Grand Tournament, with valiant warriors selected by the Royal Ladies to champion their honor and reputation. The warriors of Northshield, both armored and rapier, will demonstrate their prowess to all whom attend. Matching livery is encouraged, as is your finest garb.
Kingdom of Northshield (Clarks Grove, Minnesota)
Oyez! Oyez! Attention all scribes and heralds of the noble Kingdom of AEthelmearc! The Shire of Misty Highlands is pleased to welcome you all to attend this winter's Heralds' & Scribes' Collegium. Many scribal arts and heraldic classes will be offered and opportunities for learning and sharing knowledge will abound.
If you would like to teach a scribal arts class, please contact Hrefna fru'ikona (Raven Fagelson) at hreafnN@yahoo.com. If you would like to teach a heraldry class, please contact Baron Fridrikr Tomasson, Keystone Herald (Tom Ireland-Delfs) at email@example.com. Classes will be held from 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM with a lunch break at noon.
Shire of Misty Highlands (Fairmont, West Virginia)
Cairn Fell invites those who would partake of games, a picnic and noble
combat to attend the Lyos Memorial Picnic on Sunday, November 23rd 2008
from 11am until 5pm at Mount Franklin* (10 minutes from Daylesford, Victoria).
This is a family friendly picnic event with games and crafts for
relaxed enjoyment. Bring your own picnic lunch and drinking water.
Cordials and fruit will be provided.
As the seasons turn cooler we look to celebrate Veturaetur (otherwise known as Winter Nights), the Norse harvest festival. Join us for a day of
All Things Viking and enjoy the last games before retiring to your longhouse for the cold months ahead.
We'll be culling our herds and devouring the
crops that won't keep, so join us for a
scrumptous feast prepared by Reyni-Hrefna. A
proper Viking feast is planned. If you have any
Dominion of Myrkfaelinn (Ithaca, New York)
In the lush and verdant fenland of the Eastern marches of Insulae Draconis, from whence of old the seafaring Danes and the fierce Angles did make war on Albion, peacefully now dwell the loyal and gentle folk of Flintheathshire.
These fine folk have bethought themselves to invite one and all to their hearth to escape the cold and to light up the dark with laughter and music and feasting, to join them in their ancient festival of Yule at The Bidwell Centre in Thetford Forest, Southern Norfolk from Friday the 12th December at 1700 closing on Sunday the 14th December at 1300.
Flintheathshire (Thetford Forest, Southern Norfolk, England)
On the Day of St Francis, there will be a Fair and Tournament in the fair Shire of Polderslot. Since our shire is rich in offspring (ages 1- 12) our event will be fun for all ages. The aim is to do medieval things that we can all do together, and that are as interesting for the adults as for the children, like decorating your own badge with (safe) medieval paint, learning a new dance or helping to prepare feast.
Shire of Polderslot (Ommel, The Netherlands)
The Shire of Drygestan cordially invites one and all to attend Fall
Coronation of Prince Alrik and Princess Salomea on November 8, 2008, at the
Alumni Hall at the College of Santa Fe, and be present when father crowns
Feasters will enjoy an incredible meal, cooked by THLady Theresa Cabeza de
Vaca. The feast is limited to 100 people. If you are interested in
enjoying sausages, beef rolls, and elk, along with pottage of cabbage and
Shire of Drygestan (Santa Fe, New Mexico)
The Canton of Skorragarðr Hosts Axeman V November 14 - 16, 2008 at the Will Rogers Scout Reservation, Cleveland, Oklahoma
The day will offer fun and merriment to all peoples of Ansteorra and many questions will be answered on this day. Who will be The Axeman of Skorragarðr? Who will be our next Rapier Champion? There will be a grand archery competition to determine the next Archer of Skorragarðr, as well as, as thrown weapons championship. In the grand feast hall, there will be an Arts and Science competition and after the sun kisses the horizon we will gather round the fire to determine our Titled Skald.
Canton of Skorragarðr (Cleveland, Oklahoma)
The Canton of Steltonwald invites one and all to come and fling your arrows and other sharp pointy objects at this year's Archers to the Wald. Many of the well-known marshals of our Kingdom including many Scarlet Guard members will be running various ranges throughout the day, including several roving, novelty and long distance ranges.
There will even be some archery classes offered. Many of the
Canton of Steltonwald (New Brighton, Pennsylvania)
Oyez! Oyez! As we settle into the months of the Fall Harvest, Their Excellencies Darmon and Sabine invite all citizens of Bhakail, and its neighbors to come out and demonstrate the fruits of their labors in Heavy Combat, Fencing, and Brewing!
The site will be the Community Masonic Lodge in Broomall, PA (directions below), where we've got on-site and street parking, as well as outdoor space for the marshal activities and an indoor hall for the brewing championship and potluck dayboard!
Barony of Bhakail (Broomall, Pennsylvania)
Crown Tournament, by which Artemisia's line of succession is determined, shall be held at the Cache County Fairgrounds in Logan, Utah, on October 11, 2008, hosted by the Shire of Cote du Ciel.
This is a beautiful site that has a feast hall and kitchen, a manicured green area for fighting, an outdoor covered barbecue area, bathrooms, and a large indoor hall that can be used for running multiple erics simultaneously in the case of inclement weather. There are numerous trees on site, and the area is both spacious and relatively secluded.
Shire of Cote du Ciel (Logan, Utah)