Kingdom of Atenveldt

Barony of Ered Sul Welcomes New Baron & Baroness

On Saturday, March 8, 2008, the Barony of Ered Sul in Atenveldt bid goodbye to Baron Gunnar and Baroness Seuinn and welcomed in their new Baron and Baroness, Christopher and Miana.

Two Tapped for Knighthood in Atenveldt

At Atenveldt's Crown Tournament, March 1, 2008, Their Royal Majesties Eduard II & Asa II, tapped Lord Aelfred Lionstar of Ravenspur and Lord Timothy Blackwell for Knighthood.

Ianuk Raventhourne joins Order of the Laurel

On March 21, 2008, Ianuk Raventhourne sat vigil to comtemplate elevation to the Order of the Laurel in the Kingdom of Atenveldt.

[ATE] May Coronation

As the sun sets on the reign of our most gracious Aten Majesties, Eduard and Asa, a new sun raises on the reign of Their Heirs, Phelan and Amirah. Come all, to witness this honored occasion to be held on the banks of the Colorado River in Bullhead City at the Bullhead Community Park.

Sat. site opens at 10am with court starting at 11am. This will be an outside event but we will be under a very large Ramada. Please bring banners or anything else that may add to the atmosphere of this grand event. Site is discreetly wet. Pets allowed on leashes Location:
Shire of Windale (Bullhead City, Arizona)

[ATE] Last Crusade: The Siege of Atenveldt

Come join the Barony of Atenveldt as we relive the glory and honor achieved during the 3rd Crusade by Richard and Saladin and their armies.

On Saturday there will be a series of melee battles following the progress of King Richard the Lionhearted against Saladin during the 3rd Crusade. Along side the hardsuit battles, will be the Rapier soldiers whose scenarios will mirror and assist those of the Location:
Barony of Atenveldt (Buckeye, Arizona)

Philip the Skeptic Laureled in Atenveldt

Lord Philip the Skeptic of the Barony of Twin Moons and the College of Brymstonne was created a member of the Order of the Laurel at the Barony of Ered Sul's investiture on March 8 in the Kingdom of Atenveldt.

Atenveldt Knights Two at Estrella War

TRM Eduard II & Asa II of Atenveldt knighted two at Estrella War.

Pictures from Atenveldt Crown Tournament

Gwendolen Wold and Godfrey von Rheinfels have created albums of photos from the recent Crown Tournament in the Kingdom of Atenveldt.

Phelan Ó Coileáin victorious in Atenveldt Crown Tourney

Edane van Tielwasser reports that Duke Phelan Ó Coileáin was the victor in the recent Crown Tournament in the Kingdom of Atenveldt. Marceau de Valcourt contributes video from the event.

[ATE] Champions in the Pines

The first of May marks the anniversary of the SCA, it is the beginning of a new year of the Society. This Year the Shire of Granite Mountain will be starting a new beginning as well with a brand "NEW" May event. The populace of the Shire welcomes one and all to join us in the cool mountains of Prescott Arizona for the "Champions in the Pines" event, a weekend of tournaments, feasting, and friendship. We will gather to celebrate the many talents we have here in the Shire as well as the glorious Kingdom of Atenveldt in the spirit of competition. Location:
Shire of Granite Mountain (Prescott, Arizona)

[ATE] Mixed Weapons War

SunDragon's spotlight event, Mixed Weapons War will be on March 14th through 16th, 2008.

We would like you all to know that this year you can go to the ACCEPS web site and preregister and prepay your site fees and feast fees at:

Due to the popularity of this event we strongly encourage that you take advantage of the advance payment system through ACCEPS. There Location:
Barony of SunDragon (Buckeye, Arizona)

[ATE] Aurora's Feast/Ered Sul Baronial Investiture

Hear ye, hear ye! May this announcement cause all ears to ring in the most pleasant of ways! We of Sankt Vladimir College in the cold northernmost regions of the Kingdom of Atenveldt, standing alongside the Barony of Ered Sul, would like to invite all who can come to join us on March 8th, 2008 to attend Aurora's Feast!

Join us as we celebrate the life of Lady Aurora de la Croix and Thegn Antonio Biagi as well as witness the final court of Their Excellencies Gunnar and Saeunn, protectors of all things wooly, and the Investiture of Lord Christopher FitzArthur and Lady Miana ní Chonnagáin as the next Baron and Baroness of Ered Sul! Location:
Sankt Vladimir College (Flagstaff, Arizona)

Isabelle Pearl Griffin born in Atenveldt

Proud grandmother Lady Anne du Bosc Known as Mordonna The Cook announces the birth of Isabelle Pearl Griffin to Jacqueline du Bosc and Chadwicke of Stag Hold in the Barony of SunDragon of the Kingdom of Atenveldt.

Phillipos the Skeptic to be laureled in Atenveldt

The populace of the College of Brymstonne report that Their Majesties of the Kingdom of Atenveldt have offered Lord Phillipos the Skeptic entrance into the Order of the Laurel.

Barony of Atenveldt Yule photos online

Godfrey von Rheinfels has posted an album of photos from the Barony of Atenveldt's Yule event on Flickr.

[ATE] Gathering of Crusaders

This is a friendly reminder that the Shire's annual event, the Gathering of Crusaders, is a little over 3 weeks away. The event will be on Saturday, January 26th at Riverside Park next to the Territorial Prison. The event will feature the return of the Fighter's Pit, where you can bet on your favorite fighter (or just bribe the bookie to make sure he or she wins).

We'll also have some period games, lunch prepared by Ladies Imma and Constance, and the always popular auction. Location:
Shire of Burning Sands (Yuma, Arizona)

Estrella War XXIV

Estrella War is a week-long, annual event hosted and run by the Kingdom of Atenveldt.

Estrella War offers all the members of your family a chance to spend a week camping and living with thousands of others as part of a medieval town with a robust Merchant’s Row. Held in February at Canyon Moon Ranch in Florence, AZ, the event provides those who are interested in things Medieval with a diverse combination of the exciting activities offered by the Society for Creative Anachronism (SCA). We invite you to explore the details of the event on these webpages, and to come join us in the warm Atenveldt Sun for a Glorious escape from the modern world! Location:
Kingdom of Atenveldt (Florence, Arizona)

[ATE] Kingdom War Practice

The winds of war are upon us! Estrella War is near. Now is the time to prepare for WAR! Bring your weapons and your courage to the Kingdom War Practice on Sunday, January 6, 2008.

We will be at the Empty Acres Equine Resort in Buckeye on the large grass field south of the resort, beyond the line of trees. Site will open at 8 am with practice to commence shortly thereafter.

The site is wet but no glass containers are allowed. Site will close at 6 pm. Location:
Barony of the Sun Dragon (Buckeye, Arizona)

Queen's Champion/King's Champion videos online

Adriana has posted a series of videos on YouTube from the recent Queen's Champion/King's Champion event in the Kingdom of Atenveldt.

Photos from Southern Crusades 2007

THL Jerusha a Laon has posted an album of photos from the recent Southern Crusades 2007 in the Kingdom of Atenveldt.

Atenveldt Coronation photos online

Baroness Ianuk of Tir Ysgithr has posted a series of photo albums from the recent Coronation of Eduard and Asa in the Kingdom of Atenveldt.

Dark Ages bright spot in Tuscon, Arizona

About 100 SCAdians gathered in Tuscon's Himmel Park for the Dragon's Hoard Annual Festival of Monsters, a fundraiser for the Barony of Tir Ysgithr, where they interacted with some of the locals. Jeffry Scott of the Arizona Daily Star has the story. (photos)

Photos from Atenveldt's Champions' Tourney

Simon and Magdalen of the Kingdom of Atenveldt share photos from the Champions' Tourney which took place at Coronation on November 3-4, 2007 in the Phoenix, Arizona area.

Fan Haven community grows in Arizona desert

SCAdian and internationally-known filker Leslie Fish has purchased land in the Arizona desert for the purpose of creating a community for fans, Pagans and SCA members.

[ATE] Twin Moons Tavern Tourney

Come one! Come all! Join the "knights" of the oval table as they take a day off from their Quest for the Holy something-or-other and make merry at Monty Python's Pickled Pub on December 1st, 2007. English shenanigans shall ensue with maiming, brawling, bringing out the dead, hurling insults, seeking shrubbery and fighting off killer bunnies. Whilst enjoying the spectacle, lunch on fine Camelot fare, including Ham and Jam and Spam a lot. Location:
Barony of Twin Moons (Tempe, Arizona)

Atenveldt Baronial Yule Revel

Let the revels begin. Their Excellencies, the Baron and Baroness of Atenveldt proudly invite you to ring in the holiday cheer with Them as They celebrate the Yule season on the night of December 15th, 2007 in the Germanic style to honor our beloved Baron Otto's heritage. So dress up in your finest German garb, tie on your bells and holly leaves and come join the revelry. In fact, there will be a prize given by Their Excellencies for Their choice of the best German party garb seen during the night. Location:
Barony of Atenveldt (Phoenix, Arizona)

Phineas Magollricke elevated to Pelican in Atenveldt

Lady Caissene ingen Scandlain reports that Lord Phineas Magollricke has been elevated to the Order of the Pelican in the Kingdom of Atenveldt.

Lady Cécile de Brétigny Receives Laurel in Atenveldt

At Coronation on November 3, 2007, Their Royal Majesties of Atenveldt, Morgan and Livia, asked Lady Cécile de Brétigny for the answer to the question They had posed to her a week earlier: whether she would accept elevation to the Order of the Laurel from Their hands. Cécile accepted and was inducted into the Order.

Viscount Sir Justin du Roc Made Laurel in Atenveldt, 44th Quadruple Peer in World

At Coronation on 3 November 2007, Their Royal Majesties Morgan and Livia, whose mugs were dry, asked His Excellency, Viscount Sir Justin du Roc, KSCA, OP, to get them refilled. When he had done so, Their Majesties surprised him with his Laurel as well, making him the 44th quadruple peer in the Known World.

Cecile de Bretigny becomes Laurel in Atenveldt

Vallawulf Rurikson reports that his lady wife Cecile de Bretigny has been offered elevation to the Order of the Laurel by Their Majesties of Atenveldt.