Pennsic War

Pennsic 41 Opening & Closing Ceremonies Photos

Photos of the Opening Ceremonies and Closing Ceremonies of the Pennsic War 41 are now posted on SleepyUnicorn's Photobucket album.

Kids win the day at Pennsic fort

Super-soakers, water balloons and squirt guns were the weapons of choice as an army of maurading children attacked the fort, defended by adults, at the recent Pennsic War 41. Features reporter, Mary of Montevale, of the Pennsic Independent, was on hand to chronicle the event. (photo)

Pennsic 41 A&S Exhibit: "A Moveable Feast"

Lady Mary of Montevale, a Feature Reporter for the Pennsic Independent, describes the magnificent array of culinary and other works at the Pennsic Arts and Sciences Display.

Music tent at Pennsic's Artisans' Row August 6

Juliane Bechaumpe, Cordinator, Artisans' Row Music Tent for Pennsic 41, reports that there will again be music to delight the ears of those visiting the Row.

Doña Sol la Cantor to be elevated at Pennsic

Alaric reports that Their Majesties Kenric and Avelina of the East Kingdom have placed Doña Sol la Cantor on vigil to contemplate elevation to the Order of the Laurel.

East Kingdom Teen Party at Pennsic

The East Kingdom Teen Party will celebrate its tenth year in existence this year! Join us in East Kingdom Royal for a night of food, drinks, and socialization with teens from around the Known World.

"Oh Yeah? My Dad can beat up your Dad!” Pennsic XLI

Baron Richard Larmer annouces "Oh Yeah? My Dad can beat up your Dad!” a tournament for dads to be held Saturday, 4 August, 2012 from Noon to 2 pm, at the Pennsic War XLI.

Volunteers needed for the Known World Children's Fete at Pennsic XLI

Good gentles, please join us for a day of friendship and jubilee on Wednesday, August 8th from 1 to 4 pm in the Barn for the Known World Children's Fete.

Known World Novice Tourney - Pennsic 41

Once again, I will be hosting the Known World Novice Tourney on behalf of my late husband Count Sarnac Ba'adur. It was his baby and he requested I ensure it happen every year.

Youth Activities at Pennsic War 41

Taking your children to Pennsic? You might want to take a look at the Youth Activities page of the Pennsic War 41 website.

Pennsic attendees challenged by Currie Road bridge closure

We all hoped it would be open by now, but Murphy's Law has afflicted the project to replace the Currie Road bridge between U.S. Highway 422 and the Cooper's Lake Campground.

Pennsic Independent writers needed

Magestra Nicolaa de Bracton has announced that the Pennsic Independent is seeking to fill several positions at the paper for Pennsic 41.

Pennsic class and event planning site

A new web site hopes to make your Pennsic activity planning a little easier, if you like to take University classes or participate in other well-scheduled activities. The site allows creating of custom PDFs from the Pennsic University and Artisan's Row schedules. It also allows creating a custom calendar for use in mobile and other calendar applications.

Known World Players to hold auditions at Pennsic 41

Master Lorcan Dracontius reports that the Known World Players will be holding auditions at Pennsic 41 for a new production to be presented at Pennsic 42.

Pennsic stipend created in Calontir

Attending Pennsic, especially for a first timer, is an expensive endeavor. Kirk, of the Kingdom of Calontir, plans to help by creating a fund that will allow two new members to attend the War.

10 Man Unbelted Melee Tournament - Pennsic 2012

The Company of the Sergeants of Saint Aiden of the Kingdom of Atlantia proudly presents its version of the Ten Man Unbelted Melee Tournament for Pennsic 2012.

Sribes of the Known World Pennsic Gathering

The Kingdom of Æthelmearc is proud to host the Known World Scribal Gathering at Pensic 41. The Scribes of the Knowne World are hereby invited to a get-together hosted by the Kingdom of Æthelmearc. Bring your portfolios to share.

The Gathering will be held in Æthelmearc Royal on Monday, August 6th, 2012 from 3pm-5pm.

7th Annual Pennsic Warriors of History Tournament

The 7th Annual Pennsic Warriors of History Tournament will take place August 8, 2012 at Pennsic War XLI.

Knowne World Poetry Competition

Lady Katarzyna Witkowska, Poeta Atlantiae, has annouced that there will be a Knowne World Poetry competition at the upcoming Pennsic War.

Pennsic University 2012 class list online

Those interested in planning their Pennsic 41 A&S class attendence in advance will want to visit the Pennsic University website, where they will find the list of classes offered at the upcoming War.

Sisterhood of the Four Axles at Pennsic 41

Jilly Hitzinger of the Sisterhood of the Four Axles invites roller derby fans to grab their skates and join them during the upcoming Pennsic War.

Newcomer classes at Pennsic 41

Lady Alison Wodehalle, East Kingdom Chatelaine, reports that the Kingdom will sponsor a series of classes targeted for newer SCA members at the upcoming Pennsic War.

Pennsic Hastings Battle 2012

The year 1066 was a turning point in history, and for the last two years at the Pennsic Hastings Battle, the Saxons managed to turn the tides of history back upon themselves, defending the Saxon lands from the Norman invaders!

Annual Tuchux Charity Tournament

Each year during war week, the Tuchux tribe gathers to sponsor a tournament to raise money for charity. This year the tournament is scheduled to take place on the Tuesday of war week immediately following the bridge battles.

Pennsic War Point schedule announced

Dirk Edward of Frisia reports that the Pennsic 41 War Points and Battles schedule is now available to view online or in PDF format.

Pennsic pre-registration deadline June 15

Pre-registration for Pennsic XLI ends June 15, 2012. Anyone wishing to register with an established group must file their registration by this date.

Knowne World A&S Auction and Gala Fundraiser Invitation

Mistress Carolyne and Master Julien de LaPointe, of the East Kingdom, announce that an A&S Auction and Fundraiser will take place August 7, 2012 at the upcoming Pennsic War.

Be a Hero, Save a Life at Pennsic War

Baroness Angelique d'Herisson will once again head up the Pennsic Blood Drive effort at the upcoming War. She encourages all to Be a Hero, Save a Life at Pennsic War.

Pennsic Mayor responds to concerns about Cooper's Lake hydraulic fracturing contract

The owners of Cooper's Lake Campground, site of the SCA's Pennsic War, have signed a mineral rights contract that allows hydraulic fracturing ("fracking") on the property at some future time. The contract has led to concerns from some Pennsic attendees, and a blog post by this year's Pennsic Mayor responding to those concerns.

St. Sebastion's II Archery Shoot at Pennsic 41

Janyn Fletcher has announced that the 2nd annual St. Sebastian's archery shoot at Pennsic 41 will be held on Saturday 4 August, 2012 from 9am - 4pm.