Sapphire Joust VIII

The event will be held at Tom Scott Park in Amelia County. Alcohol is permitted. This event will be run liken to Pennsic: i.e. A camping event with tents and pavilions in which all activities will take place. There will be shower area provided, but there is no ability to run water to all private camps.


  • Armored Fighting
  • Rapier
  • Archery
  • Thrown Weapons
  • A&S Displays and Competitions
  • Youth Activities
  • Merchants

Site Restrictions:
Firepits are permitted provided they are completely turfed at the end of the event. Portable fire bowls are also permitted.

Dog policy:
Dogs will be only allowed to daytrip. NO overnight stays. Dogs must be leashed and with their owner at ALL times. Owners are responsible for cleaning up after their animal. Dogs need to have clear ID of owner (tags preferred).

If you are interested in volunteering, please contact the autocrat. We would be glad to have your assistance.


From East – Best route to Route 288. Go West on 360 (towards Amelia). Turn left on Business Route 360 East ( Goodies Bridge Rd ). There will be an International Truck store on right. (Note – it will be about ½ hour drive to Amelia from 288).

** Turn Right on Otterburn Rd (Rt 614). Go ½ mile to stop sign. Go straight (becomes Route 38) for ½ mile. Tom Scott Park will be on the right.

From West – Best route to 360 East. Turn right on Business Route 360 East ( Goodies Bridge Rd ). There will be an International Truck store on left. ** See above.

Tom Scott Park
8740 Otterburn Rd
Amelia Court House VA 23002

It is about a half mile or so from the site but on the same road. It is the address for Amelia Co. Middle School. After you pass the school, you will come to a stop sign. Continue past the stop sign, and the site will be about a quarter mile ahead on the right hand side. Signage will be posted.

Autocrats Information:
Gustav von Silberwald
(Peter Topkis)
E-mail: Location:
Barony of Caer Mear (Amelia Court House, Virginia)