Submitted by gryffonarmory on Thu, 2011-05-12 11:18
The Gryffon Armory provides leather armor and accessories for the SCA, Larp, or anything in need of leatherwork. From costume and armor grade leather pieces such as bracers, gorget, and even full suits to frogs, sheaths, quivers, and, for the completist, dog harnesses for carts. They also deal in llamelar, scale, and even chain armor and jewelry.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2011-02-09 15:38
If you enjoy wearing tights, playing a lute, eating turkey legs, and doing it all for paying crowds, you may have Ron Patterson to thank. Patterson, who created Renaissance Pleasure Faire in Southern California in 1963, is credited with having founded the modern Renaissance Fair.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2010-10-15 07:52
Members of the SCA joined forces with actors to participate in the first Mrs. Ippy Dam Renaissance Faire held recently at Hubinger Landing in Keokuk, Iowa. Jeff Hunt of The Hawk Eye has the story. (photos)
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2010-10-14 14:32
14th century Spain was the setting for the recent Santa Fe Renaissance Fair where costumed performers and members of the SCA welcomed the public to step back in history and become a "pirateer or a nobleman." Phaedra Haywood of the Santa Fe New Mexican has the story. (photos)
Submitted by Sabine Berard on Tue, 2010-10-12 19:02
Two professional jousters, currently working at the Ohio Renaissance Festival northeast of Cincinnati, Ohio (USA), hope to take their skills from Renaissance Faires to the world of professional sports. [photo]
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2010-10-10 08:19
The citizens of Wrightstown, PA interacted with Maid Marian and the Sheriff of Nottingham, while members of the SCA and the Markland Medieval Mercenary Militia offered demonstrations of medieval combat and crafts at the recent Wrightstown Library Village Renaissance Faire. Manasee Wagh of the Bucks County Courier Times has the story.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2010-09-21 07:18
Culinary student Anthony Emerson, AKA Admiral Epic Fail, is a child of the SCA and Ren Faires, but his particular taste for fantasy runs more to larping and Dagorhir. In an article for the Courier-News (Elgin, IL), reporter Mike Danahey spoke to Emerson about his participation in both organizations.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2010-09-16 12:43
The Shire of Drygestan humbly invites Outlanders from near and far to the SCA Village at the Santa Fe Renaissance Fair.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2010-08-20 13:04
The Mobile Renaissance Faire! Held each year in Mobile for the past 9 years! The 9th Annual Mobile Renaissance Faire will be held on Saturday and Sunday, November 13-14, 2010, at ABBA SHRINERS TEMPLE GROUNDS, 7701 Hitt Road, Mobile, Alabama 36695. Faire will be held from 10 am to 5 pm each day.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2010-05-24 11:57
Fans of both the SCA and the Fox TV series House will be pleased with episode 17 of season 6, "Knight Fall," which begins with a battle at a Renaissance Festival.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2010-05-05 13:43
his is the 16th year that Cote du Ciel is hosting a Renaissance Faire to benefit the community center where we have our weekly practices. This Faire is one of the ways in which we "pay" for our use of the building. This is NOT an SCA event.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2010-04-09 14:26
Welcome children of all ages to Casper mountain for the 10th annual Plattefordham Prize Tourney, this year we are helping stage 3 (a theater production group) put on a fighting demo/tournament, for both light and heavy in conjunction with their Ren Fair.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2010-03-21 16:19
Bring Your Family and Friends and help us celebrate one of the Largest Theatrical Events in WASHINGTON State!
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2010-02-17 16:19
Gulf Coast Renaissance Faire 3603 Mobile Highway, Pensacola, Florida 32505. Mobile phone (850) 572-1407- office (850) 429-8462-Fax (850) 470-0012 GCRENFAIRE @ AOL.COM
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2009-12-01 16:58
A recent episode of the web-series All's Faire considers the implications of a visit to the Ren Faire by a Romulan and a robot. (PG-13 for language)
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2009-10-29 11:19
What makes a modern American want to be a medieval jouster? NPR correspondent Jacki Lyden traveled to the Maryland Renaissance Festival to find out for a story that ran October 3, 2009 on NPR's Weekend Edition.(audio and photos)
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2009-10-25 15:38
The Mobile Renaissance Faire! Held each year in Mobile for the past 8 years! The 8th Annual Mobile Renaissance Faire will be held on Saturday and Sunday, November 14-15, 2009, at Hank Aaron Baseball Stadium located at 755 Bolling Brothers Blvd., Mobile, Alabama, 36606. Faire will be held from 10 am to 5 pm each day.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2009-10-05 18:10
Ren met SCA at the recent Santa Fe Renaissance Fair held at El Rancho de las Golondrinas in New Mexico, where members of both communities entertained the crowds. Staci Matlock of The New Mexican visited the Fair and reports. (photos)
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2009-10-02 12:50
On January 22, 23 and 24, 2010, at The Escambia County Equestrian Center, 7750 Mobile Hwy., Pensacola, FL,32526, the GULF COAST FULL CONTACT JOUSTING TOURNAMENT will be held from 6-10 pm Friday Jan. 22, 12-4 pm Saturday Jan. 23 and again at 6-10 pm Saturday Jan. 23, and 1-4 pm Sunday, Jan. 24, 2010.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2009-09-09 16:48
SCA Village in the Santa Fe Renaissance Fair
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2009-08-19 16:44
In late July, Chivalry Sports, well known supplier of clothing, armor, and weapons to the SCA and Renaissance Faire communities, closed the doors of its store in Tucson, Arizona for the last time. Phil Villarreal, reporter for the Arizona Daily Star, has the story.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2009-05-16 10:51
Atlanta administrative assistant Ariel Stewart's clothing decisions are "a little eccentric" according to her mother and roommate who recently turned her in to TLC’s What Not to Wear makeover program. Ariel. AKA “Ruby Two-lypps" is one of the Georgia Renaissance Festival’s Kissing Wenches.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2009-02-16 09:57
BlackAdder reports that Renaissance Magazine will be covering the 8th Annual Gulf Coast Renaissance Faire on March 7-8, 2009.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2009-02-10 14:51
Gulf Coast Renaissance Faire, 3603 Mobile Highway, Pensacola, Florida 32505 or P.O. Box 36333, Pensacola, FL, 32516.
Submitted by Justin on Thu, 2008-12-18 08:21
Rhapsody, a subscription-based music webcast service, has added a Ren Faire channel that features music from the Middle Ages and Renaissance in a continuous Internet audio stream.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2008-11-20 15:10
Members of the SCA were present at the recent Renaissance ArtsFaire sponsored by the Doña Ana Arts Council in Las Cruces, New Mexico. The Faire features artists dressed in period garb who display and demonstrate their wares. S. Derrickson Moore of the Las Cruces Sun-News has the story.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2008-10-16 09:07
The Washington Heights and Inwood Development Corporation sponsors a yearly Medieval Festival at the Cloisters museum of medieval art located in Fort Tryon Park near the northern end of Manhattan Island, complete with jousting, falconry, pageants and feasts.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2008-10-14 11:22
Idaho Falls, WA resident Nute Scott used to just think that armoring in the SCA was kind of fun. Now he makes a living at it by selling suits of armor at Renaissance Fairs. Matthews Evans of the Olympia, Washington Olympian has the story.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2008-09-12 08:53
Mobile Renaissance Faire
3603 Mobile Highway,
Pensacola, Florida 32505
or P.O. Box 36333,
Pensacola, FL, 32516.
Mobile phone (850) 572-1407- office (850) 429-
8462-Fax (850) 470-0012 GCRENFAIRE @ AOL.COM WWW. GCRF. NET
Mobile Renaissance Faire SCA Information Sheet
Faire is on Nov. 15-16, 2008, 10a-5p, at the Mobile Fairgrounds, 1035
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2008-08-26 12:08
Patrick Anderson, President of the Society for Creative Anachronism, Inc., has announced that Renaissance Magazine will offer a discounted subscription for SCA members.