Kingdom of An Tir
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2007-04-11 08:45
The Barony of Stromgard and the village of Bjorgvin would like to invite you the Second Grand Thing. This will be a period event focusing on Norse and Irish traditions of the Viking era with fighting, contests, games and a Grand Feast! There will be a multi-weapons tournament, a Viking raiders tournament of ships, and a monastery raid where you keep what booty you can escape with.
There will be contests in, axe/spear throwing, archery, wrestling and more. We will repeat the siege-cooking contest "Barbarians at the Gate" the Norsemen are coming! Bring whatever you need to feed 20 warriors and maybe they will go away, leftovers will be used at the feast. Many contests and games for children of all ages so come join us. Site has water, electric, and bathrooms with pay showers.
Barony of Stromgard (Stevenson, Washington)
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2007-03-21 13:43
Verily, shall it be done, as it has for these many years in our glorious past!! The time comes again to choose the successor to the Lion Throne of An Tir. Please join the Barony of Vulkanfeldt for this memorable event.
Events shall include the Crown Tournament, Squires Tournament, rapier
tournaments, archery competitions, thrown weapons, and equestrian
activities. You must pre-register if planning on bringing a horse to the
Barony of Vulkanfeldt (Yakima County, Washington)
Submitted by Piers on Wed, 2007-03-21 07:05
Piers the Deaf shares a chronicle and a photo album from the All Champions event held recently at the Barony of Aquaterra, in An Tir.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2007-03-19 14:26
On the 24th of March AS 41 (2007) in the Barony of Seagirt (Victoria, BC), the populace will gather to celebrate 30 years of the Defender's of Seagirt.
We will celebrate and remember the great times from the first official days of the Shire of Seagirt in the Principality of An Tir, in the Kingdom of the West in 1977 through into the present day Barony of Seagirt in the Principality of Tir Righ, in the Kingdom of An Tir.
Barony of Seagirt (Victoria, British Columbia)
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2007-03-13 09:50
Senhora Ester Mendes of the Kingdom of An Tir reports that a suitcase containing garb was lost recently on an international flight. She asks the SCA community to be on the lookout for the missing clothing.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2007-03-09 11:35
This small Ithra will be held at a private residence in the outskirts of Bellingham, WA. *The land is very soggy and parking will be severely limited--please carpool! There may be a parking lot about a mile away that we can use, and shuttle people back & forth, but plan to share rides!*
This is a small, 1-1/2 track Ithra featuring classes for learning how to
manage the various aspects of running a tourney. We will have:
Shittimwoode (Bellingham, Washington)
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2007-03-06 15:13
The sixth biennial Known World Dance Symposium will be held in Seattle, Washington this summer. Early pre-registration is now open, and proposals for workshops and performances are being accepted. An outline of the schedule is also available. More information about the site and lodging will be posted soon. We expect that registration for on-site lodging will be available in March.
The event is organized by the Seattle branch of the Society for Creative Anachronism (SCA), the Barony of Madrone. The SCA is an international organization dedicated to researching and re-creating the arts and skills of pre-17th-century Europe. Our "Known World" consists of 30,000 members residing in countries around the world. Members, dressed in clothing of the Middle Ages and Renaissance, attend events which may feature tournaments, arts exhibits, classes, workshops, dancing, feasts, and more.
Barony of Madrone (Seattle, Washington)
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2007-02-15 20:20
On April 7th, the Shire of Rivers Bend and the University of Ithra invite you to Irish Feast & Ithra!! This event will be held at Shekinah Christian Center in Longview, WA. Irish Feast & Ithra has a pirate theme this year!
Bardic, A&S competitions, and children's equestrian activities will also be
performed throughout the day. For the most up to date event information,
please go to the Shire website:
Shire of Rivers Bend (Longview, Washington)
Submitted by Karen on Thu, 2007-01-25 09:21
The Albany Democrat-Herald reports from the Linn County Fair & Expo Center, where 750 Boy Scouts attended the 13th annual Calapooia District Cub Scout Lock-in, where several members of the SCA participated in medieval-themed activities.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2007-01-24 14:30
Sir Daniel has announced the results of the 12th Knight Auction to benefit the Make a Wish Foundation which took place recently in the Kingdom of AnTir.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2006-12-21 15:30
The Barony of Dragon's Laire welcomes all to witness the Coronation of Crown Prince and Crown Princess, Sven Fallgr Gunnarsson and Signy Oksendahl, the Heirs to the Their Royal Majesties Amalric Blackhart and Caia Snowden as They take Their rightful places upon the Sable Throne of An Tir at the Twelfth Night Coronation, January 12-14, 2007.
In addition to welcoming the successors to the crown of An Tir, festivities will include:
Barony of Dragon's Laire (Ocean Shores, Washington)
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2006-11-01 09:32
Washington State University student Matt James scorns the usual college activities for a hobby creating chainmail and fighting in the SCA. Lisa Waananen of the Daily Evergreen has the story and slide show.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2006-10-16 15:11
The Barony of Blatha An Oir is once again having its annual Harvest Feast on the 4th of November. Their Excellencies invite you to join the Barony as we enjoy the comfort foods of Spain. The Chest of Largess grows bare and a request from Our Baroness has come forth to the populace of Blatha An Oir to show their support and to bring offerings for the continuance of generosity at future events. Harvest Feast is our traditional opportunity to share our bounty and to fulfill this request in splendorous courtly fashion.
Barony of Blatha An Oir (Tacoma, Washington)
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2006-10-16 15:04
Norse Learning Days are Back! Oct 21 & 22 Classes: Sagas & Eddas, Wire braiding, Naalbinding, Embroiderie, Norse Herbs, Silk, Wedge tents.
Activities: Dutch oven cooking, Thrown weapons (ax & knife only)
Contests: Brewing, Dessert (Chocolate & cheesecake are period!), Best
period use of Norse veggies.
Site opens at 9 am Sat, Classes start at 10, site closes 6 pm Sun. We
Blatha An Oir (Tacoma, Washington)
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2006-10-10 09:49
HL Giacynta Cocchetti, Autocrat for the Kingdom of An Tir's Freezeoff event, has announced that the event has had a last minute change of location. Freezeoff will take place October 14-15, 2006 in the Shire of Ramsgaard, Kamloops, British Columbia.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2006-10-10 08:07
It is a day for fighting, friends, fun and of course, feasting! Come join us for the XIX Annual Freeze-off Tournaments and Banquet. This year we will be enjoying a Hungarian Banquet with a decadent dessert buffet, with classes and merchants, contests and so much more.
Our Annual Heavy Tournament will, of course, feature everyone's favorite
"Wacky Weapons". Come watch fighters as they choose their attack and
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2006-10-02 10:20
You are invited to join in late period classes and feasting at this rapier academy/Ithra. Combat and non-combat classes including core Ithra classes will be available for all. A snack bar will be run throughout the day by Fire Mountain Keep, and a period feast is being served Saturday evening. There is also a field just waiting for a heavy practise.
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Barony of Glymm Mere (Napavine, Washington)
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2006-10-02 10:13
Greetings unto the populace of An Tir! Enjoy the day watching (participating in) as the combatants vie in the areas of Archery, Thrown Weapons, Youth, and Equestrian to become the new Dragon's Laire Champions! The Captain of the Dragon's Laire Rapier Musketeers will also be determined.
There will also be heavy fighting, A&S classes of glass bead making and
scribal arts, a Arts and Sciences display, Ladies Tea with bardic
Dragon's Laire (Port Orchard, Washington)
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2006-10-02 10:06
Feast with the Medici, sup with the Sforzas, imbibe with the Borgias, dine with the their excellencies of Madrone. Come to Madrone's Baronial Banquet on Saturday, October 14th and indulge yourself like Italian Renaissance nobility!
The Madrone Culinary Guild will be providing a lavish six course banquet for your pleasure: They are preparing more than 20 dishes including Genoese pasta with arugula pesto, Roman chicken with three sauces, spiced candied pine-nuts, beef loin braised in wine with dried cherries, crispy fried pearl onions, ginger cheesecake and so much more!
Barony of Madrone (Bothell Washington)
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2006-10-02 09:59
Greetings and salutations unto the populace of An Tir from the Shire of Coeur du Val! We cordially invite you to join in our celebration of the harvest season as we honor the Moon in the traditions of our Khan and Khatun of the Summits. It is a time to reflect on the year and to see your loved ones in the shining moon. There will be wondrous foods of lands far to the East, beyond the rising sun. Classes will be held, so that all may be scholars of the arts.
Shire of Coeur du Val (Corvallis, Oregon)
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2006-09-26 08:26
As the summer fades away the sky will turn crimson in the Barony of Terra Pomaria. Come help us defend our lands from the threat of a long cold winter on Friday the 6th of October at Willamette Mission State Park in Kaiser Oregon with the return of Crimson Sky War. In addition to the war there will be a Two Man tournament to celebrate the harvest and the great bounty of our barony will go to the most worthy fighters on the field. Archers, Bring your Bows to help us hunt to build up our supplies for winter and Bards bring your bardic talents for all to celebrate and listen to by the warmth of our fire. Artisans Come display your wears and rapier fighters come hone your skills.
Barony of Terra Pomaria (Kaiser Oregon)
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2006-09-24 10:18
Blacksmith and SCA member Ugo Serrano has successfully combined reality and fantasy by using his medieval craftsmanship to create armor and weapons used in the movies. Leslie Slape of the Daily News (Olympia, Washington) reports.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2006-09-23 18:10
Finngall McKetterick reports that Gabriel Luvedey was victorious in the recent Coronet Tournament in An Tir's Principality of the Summits. The Tourney was held in Glyn Dwfn with a field of 33 fighters.
Submitted by Gwenhyfar on Wed, 2006-09-13 05:54
Nolene Triska of the Estacada News reports on her visit to the "Bows and Blades" event held recently in the Kingdom of An Tir.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2006-09-12 18:01
Duke Sven, fighting for Signy, beat Squire Viktor to become the Crown Prince of the Kingdom of An Tir during the recent Crown Tourney.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2006-09-12 08:24
The Barony of Wealdsmere would like to welcome you to our annual Oktoberfest/Toys for Tots Tourney. We will have good food, good fighting, and good dancing! This year, Wealdsmere’s Oktoberfest/Toys for Tots Tourney will be held at the Lincoln County Fairgrounds in Davenport, Washington.
The site will open at 9:00 AM. Fighting offered will be heavy combat
tournament style and rapier. Weather permitting there will also be archery.
Barony of Wealdsmere (Davenport, Washington)
Submitted by Karen on Thu, 2006-09-07 06:15
The Oregon City News reports from Tryggvi's War, at Cheadle Lake Park.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2006-09-05 14:04
Archers of AnTir, pray attend! Archery Fest in the Barony of Vulkanfeldt is fast approaching. Once again it is time to choose a new Baronial Protector. Do you know who our current one is? Come shoot the York, Clout, King's Deer, Royal Rounds, wand slot and everyone's favorite Light You are Dead. Fred may even be sporting a new tunic after last year's messy conclusion. There will also be a new A&S contest for the prettiest arrow to be judged by the members of the O.G.G.S. Archery Fest will be back at its traditional site once again this year at Fulbright Park in Union Gap. So grab your bow and arrows and come out ready to shoot!
Barony of Vulkanfeldt (Yakima, Washington)
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2006-09-05 13:00
Their Royal Majesties and the Barony of Dragon's Laire invites one and all to witness the contest to determine the next Kingdom Bardic Champion! Entries shall be judged individually on Saturday and conclude with an audience appeal performance on Saturday evening. Please join us on Sunday to witness the final portion where those with the highest Saturday scores will compete for the Championship and the next Kingdom Bardic Champion shall be declared!
Barony of Dragon's Laire (Bainbridge Island, Washington)