Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2008-10-14 10:22
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 07:53
Mobile Renaissance Faire
3603 Mobile Highway,
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 11:08
Patrick Anderson, President of the Society for Creative Anachronism, Inc., has announced that Renaissance Magazine will offer a discounted subscription for SCA members.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2008-08-22 11:50
The Balingup Medieval Festival has new royalty: King Simon and Queen Ally, a romantic duo who are also members of the SCA. The Donnybrook-Bridgeport (Australia) Mail interviewed the couple for a recent article.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2008-05-02 06:59
The Texas Renaissance Festival, the nation's largest, most acclaimed renaissance themed park, seeks interactive character actors and specialty acts for its 2008 Performance Company. Auditions will be held on Saturday, May 3, and Saturday, May 10, 2008.
Submitted by napony1 on Sat, 2008-03-01 21:22
Faire located outside of Cloudcroft, New Mexico in a forest mountain area 9,000 feet above sea level.
Submitted by napony1 on Thu, 2008-02-28 22:12
Mountain forest area 9,000 feet above stress level with large field for all types of combat. Free space for demonstrations and performers. Camping and Ale House. Web: http://skylinecyberworld.com/. Fun for the whole family. Vendors and performer applications taken till April 15th. Location:
13 Miles past Cloudcroft, New Mexico at mile marker 30 near Mayhill. 25 minutes from Alamagordo.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2008-02-23 03:46
Chef Robert Irvine's cooking series Dinner: Impossible will feature an episode filmed at the Maryland Renaissance Festival.
Submitted by renratpiz on Fri, 2008-02-15 17:41
The Banana Factory - Bethlehem, PA
Submitted by renratpiz on Fri, 2008-02-15 16:10
Ren Rats is a comic strip updated three days a week online. It centers around the adventures (and misadventures) of eight Medieval re-enactors and the organization to which they belong, the Kutztown University Medieval-Renaissance Club.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2008-01-28 15:24
The 7th Annual Gulf Coast Renaissance Faire will be held on March 1-2, 2008 in Pensacola FLorida at the Pensacola Interstate Fairgrounds, 6655 Mobile Hwy, Pensacola, FL 32526, from 10 am to 5 pm each day.
ALL SCA GET IN FREE AS LONG AS
There will be Jousting Knights, Magical Wizards, JEsters, Jugglers,
Submitted by Sabine Berard on Sat, 2008-01-26 13:56
The contemporary celebration marks 550 years since the celebrated Hungarian King Matthias brought Italian Renaissance thinkers and artists to Hungary and contributed to the development of humanist ideas in greater Europe.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2007-10-31 13:38
That's the question asked by the Pirate Comedy Show in a catchy music video featuring highlights from the 2006 Nebraska Renaissance Faire.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2007-10-22 20:57
BlackAdder has announced that SCA members are invited to attend the Mobile Renaissance Faire November 17-18, 2007 in Mobile, Alabama. SCA members in garb may attend for free with a valid membership card, and merchants are offered a discount on vending fees.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2007-09-06 11:42
The Hollywood Reporter has announced that actor Rainn Wilson of The Office fame will co-write the script for a movie with fellow actor Matt Ross based on Renaissance faires.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2007-09-03 18:01
Tom Higgins of ReenactorClassifieds.com has announced the creation of a website to help reenactors of various living history groups to connect online. (press release)
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2007-09-02 07:47
The editors of the Renaissance Store newsletters have added new titles to their Articles Archive, including an interview with the Tudor Tailers and suggestions for dressing for a Ren Faire.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2007-07-09 07:01
Over 5,000 braved possible rain showers recently to attend the Renaissance Faire in Cloudcroft, New Mexico, which included demos by the local SCA group and by the Kingdom of Dragonspine (Amtgard). Karl Anderson of the Alamogordo Daily News had the story.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2007-06-13 02:15
The Acadiana Medieval Faire will hold an open casting call on August 12, 2007 in Lafayette, Louisiana. No prior experience is necessary.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2007-05-14 17:29
Children were the real winners at the recent Ocean Springs (Mississippi) Renaissance Faire, which featured many kid-friendly activities. Brad Crocker of the Mississippi Press has the story.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2007-02-06 08:20
Renaissance Festival podcast has announced the winners of the 2nd annual Renaissance Festival Awards. The winners were selected by Renaissance faire fans.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2007-01-21 17:40
On Saturday February 10, 2007 a free teacher workshop will be held at the Lafayette Public Library (Lafayette, Louisiana). Featured Speakers will include: SLU professor and History Department Chair Dr. William Robison, History Professor and Social Studies Education coordinator Charles Elliott, Acadiana Medieval Faire cast director Wade Heaton, and local early musician Patrick Brown.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2006-12-28 13:20
In an editorial for the Kutztown University Keystone, journalism student Nate Carrick ponders what makes human beings turn to fantasy as an escape after a visit to the Pennsylvania Renaissance Faire.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2006-10-23 15:08
Andrea Hahn, a reporter for the Southern Illinoisan, visited the John A. Logan Museum in Murphysboro, Illinois recently for a real Renaissance faire experience including bawdy wenches, swordplay, songs and skits. The event was sponsored by the Fine and Bawdy Wenches, and included demos by the Medieval Combat Society.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2006-10-16 10:55
An Invitation to join in the fun at the 2nd annual Culcairn Medieval Fayre and Medieval Feast. (Held at Culcairn, NSW - on the Victorian Border)
Fayre starts at 10 am and goes through 'til 4 - ish. There will be
stilt walkers, stalls, Bordescros will be doing A&S and Fighting
displays, bellydancers, Morris dancers, other medieval groups. Then
there is a break until dinner time (time to take down stalls etc). The
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2006-10-13 19:45
The Renaissance Store (AKA Chivalry Sports) has created an archive page of articles from past electronic newsletters covering such topics as games, recipes, courtly love, children, and the renaissance community's response to Hurricane Katrina.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2006-10-11 10:17
“At a Renaissance festival, the stage spills over into the lanes – much like interaction with characters at Disneyland – and you become part of the show. Without that interaction, a renfest would just be a craft and food show with people in funny clothing talking in bad accents,” said Allen Huffman, software engineer and ren faire enthusiast. Steve Penhollow covered the story for the Fort Wayne (Indiana) Journal Gazette.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2006-08-31 14:20
For those who want the Middle Ages with all the comforts of a cruise: Mirth & Merriment Aboard The Carnival Miracle!
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2006-08-26 10:54
The Acadiana Medieval Faire (Lafayette, Louisiana) is pleased to announce the selection of its King and Queen for the 2007 season. Portraying 14th century English monarch Edward III will be Wade Heaton. Dionne Charlet will be portraying his wife, Queen Phillippa.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2006-08-06 18:35
Master Hogge (formerly known as Huen) has announced that Gode Cookery has been named "Premiere Caterer" for the Alabama Rennaissance Fair and will present a Viking feast in Florence, Alabama a week before the Fair opens.