Kingdom of Atlantia
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2008-07-02 16:17
Turn not a blind eye to the splendid Phoenix and her fiery light, for she brings you tidings of welcome and cheer! Join our Baron and Baronne, Marc & Alianor, and the noble populace, at the end of the last week of the hottest month, as we break from our daily labors to gather in celebration of the 26th anniversary of the glorious Barony of Sacred Stone.
Just as might, grace and beauty of the Phoenix is forged in the fire, so too
Barony of Sacred Stone (Booneville, North Carolina)
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2008-07-02 11:40
TNT 14 -- Treaties Not Turks / The First Crusade Arrives in Constantinople. It's autumn of 1096 and we're in Constantinople, the capital of a mighty empire that considers itself the successor to Rome as the center of learning and culture. As the western endpoint of the Silk Road and other caravan routes, and a major seaport, it's also a major crossroads for commerce.
DATE: October 24-26, 2008
Barony of Bright Hills (Street, Maryland)
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2008-07-01 10:12
"It's not about entertaining, it's about educating," said Sherri Fabic, a member of the Barony of Highland Foorde, about the recent Renaissance Festival hosted by the group at Hager House in Hagerstown, Maryland. Reporter Joshua Bowman of the Herald-Mail was on hand for the story. (Photos & video)
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2008-06-30 18:59
Baroness Hanim Kisaiya Zingara reports that volunteers are needed for the Pennsic Children's Fete which will take place Wednesday August 6, 2008 from 1:00 until 4:00 p.m. (Click "original article" below for more details)>
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2008-06-27 11:22
Belphoebe has posted an album of photos from the recent Sapphire Joust event in the Kingdom of Atlantia.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2008-06-24 13:29
The bards held the day at the recent Performers Revel South in Salesberie Glen (Salisbury, North Carolina), with musicians, poets, storytellers and dancers showcasing their arts. Sara Gregory of the Salisbury Post had the story. (photos)
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2008-06-12 20:34
Come One and All to celebrate Stierbach’s Tenth Baronial Anniversary! Like the finest of Atlantia’s wines, each year brings exciting new flavors to experience cultivated in the terroir of tradition and past experience. Share with us the marking of a new year and vintage of Stierbach in our Society.
Prince William County Fairgrounds, 10624 Dumfries Road, Manassas, VA 20112. Site opens Friday, June 27th at 4pm and we need to be offsite by noon on Sunday. This is the same site as our Holiday Faire. Please note that the site is DRY
Barony of Stierbach (Manassas, Virginia)
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2008-06-12 15:51
Twenty years ago, on the fields of Pennsic XVII, the shires of Myrkwood and Airendale were formally united into the Barony of Lochmere by their august Atlantian Majesties, Dafydd and Elizabeth. In celebration of that glorious day, we invite you to attend our baronial birthday where the Eighth Baron and Baroness will be invested and take on the responsibilities of leadership.
The weekend's activities will have something for just about
Barony of Lochmere (Annapolis, Maryland)
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2008-06-05 20:38
The thundering hooves of the Mongolian Empire draw near! Join in their whirlwind of chaos to conquer the Knowne World. We invite you to display your prowess with bow and arrow, and plunder the day away. This will be a kingdom-level event to choose the new Kingdom of Atlantia Archery Champion.
It is a weekend-long event with archery, feasting, and a bardic circle.
The Championship will take place at the Baltimore Bowmen club. Enjoy Friday Night travellers’ fare to benefit the Bright Hills Youth Archery program. Saturday will include a continental breakfast, and there will be a dayboard provided to refuel between shoots. The day’s end will bring a sumptuous feast prepared by Duke Valharic, followed by a bardic circle to entertain and recount the day’s events: “No s*@#, there I was, just me and my yak . . .”
Barony of Bright Hills (Glen Arm, Maryland)
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2008-06-05 20:32
Once again, the Barony by the Sea needs a Hero! So the word needs to be spread that a Hero is called upon to defend the Keep of Marinus from those that would steal it's wealth. Will the young Squire William return to defend the Keep, or will another rise to become a Hero?
All fighters, archers and Siege Engineers are call upon to help defend (or sack, wo wo!) the Keep of Marinus. In addition, the Sergeants of Saint Aiden will be running a War Academy in the Morning before the main event. So all ye novices that seek knowledge, or those who wish to polish off there old skills, please attend.
Barony of Marinus (Spring Grove, Virginia)
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2008-06-05 20:00
Well, there was some question about who won . . . the points, they burned! ... There's a score to settle! ... There are egos to salve!!
... There are . . . are . . . things . . . to . . . uh . . . do.
Oh, Ok, really it's because we LOVE to have FUN and we always have fun
with our friends!!! Come on out!
A&S competitions! Performing arts will get the last war point of the
competition with a HUGE Bardic Blowout to be held on Saturday night
Canton of Crois Brigte (Elkin, North Carolina)
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2008-06-05 19:26
The next scribal workshop will be held on Saturday June 14th from 11 am until 4 pm at my home in Hodges, SC. As usual, we will hold a workshop for the scribal arts.
Lucien will have fencing practice outside. This time we will also be hosting a SCA "Swap Meet". (Thanks to Bri and Marla who suggested this!) Bring out your unwanted or unneeded SCA gear, jewelry, pretty much anything and swap or sell it to a new home where it can get a new life! Finally, this is an Ordes weekend, so come prepared to enjoy the fare at our very own local English Pub. We attend in Garb, so pack accordingly!
Hodges, South Carolina
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2008-06-05 18:01
Runestone Collegium is going to be held on the beautiful campus of Winston-Salem State University near downtown Winston-Salem, NC. The day is dedicated to Arts and Sciences classes of all types. Full tracks of Heraldic and Scribal arts are planned. There will also be classes for fiber arts and garb. In case you aren’t interested in arts type classes, we will be hosting several classes about the Middle East with a few Viking offerings. There will be classes for fighters but not combat. Leave your armor at home. Your weapons are not necessary either.
Canton of Crois Brigte (Winston-Salem, North Carolina)
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2008-06-05 13:46
The Canton of Nimenefeld in the Barony of Windmaster's Hill, Atlantia will be putting on the event called "Midnight at the Oasis.
Midnight at the Oasis
September 19-21, 2008
Canton of Nimenefeld
Optimist Club Farms
2908 Optimist Farms Road
Apex, NC 27539
No ground fires, no firearms, no swimming in the pond.
Jodocus Menig von Badenweiler
Canton of Nimenefeld (Apex, North Carolina)
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2008-05-28 13:30
Antonio Felluci reports that he has posted his album of photos from the recent Feast of Saint Erasmus in the Kingdom of Atlantia.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2008-05-23 17:04
SCA fighting is addictive. “I tried it, and I’ve been hooked. I came for the fighting and competition,” said Arthur Donadio, 40, a former football player who saw his opportunities for sport dwindling as he aged. “You stay for the friends you make and the opportunity to keep it going and teach other people.” John Ramsey of the Fayetteville Observer has the story.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2008-05-22 16:01
As the days get warmer and we come out of our homes, it is that time again
to test our skills in a little friendly competition with others in and out
of our fair kingdom of Atlantia. We invite all to join us for a day of
shooting, throwing, boasting and tests of skill in all things missile. There
will be some loaner gear for archery, atlatl, thrown, and combat archery.
There will be variety of prizes awarded and a prize for the most well
Barony of Lochmere (Glen Arm, Maryland)
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2008-05-22 15:27
His Grace, Duke Badouin as the Warlord and Legatus Legionis for the North in the name of the King is calling a gathering of the Northern Army for a Grand War Muster that will take place on May 31, 2008 on the grounds of Christ the King Church, Baltimore, MD. Sponsored by the Barony of Bright Hills. Organized by Haus Wulfshaven.
The site will open at 8:00 AM with fighting starting at 10:00 AM and
Barony of Bright Hills (Baltimore, Maryland)
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2008-05-09 07:36
Countess Rowan reports that Sir Jason Kinslae was the victor of the recent Crown Tournament in the Kingdom of Atlantia. Sir Jason was inspired by Gerhild the Willful.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2008-05-03 08:00
Kateryn Rous has posted an album of photos from the Kingdom of Atlantia's St. Vitus event on her Flickr website.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2008-05-01 18:40
To All goode subjects of Atlantia, we bring Greetings and Tidings of a Great Event hosted by His Excellency Llywelyn ap Rhothbert ap Gwytyny and Her Excellency Isbella Stere of Highland Foorde. Indeed, this Event doth continue in Its 15th Year, this year?s Theme being the time of The Black Prince..
Highland River Melees, for that be its name, has Activities for all! There will be competitions in many Subjects, Armored Combat that will fatigue the Most Hearty Warrior, Dueling with Rapiers, and Target Competitions to assuage the Achings of all Hearts. Come thou, then, and take Part!
Barony of Highland Foorde (Hagerstown, Maryland)
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2008-04-28 13:59
Lidia has posted a video from the recent Coronation of Sinclair and Kari in the Kingdom of Atlantia.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2008-04-26 14:02
Please join us as we bid warm welcome to the incoming Baron and Baroness of Caer Mear. We will be celebrating throughout the weekend with a display of Gules and Azure about your person in anyway you feel might enrich the occasion for all. For most, this means clothing in a heraldic fashion, but we welcome all dsiplays of the Mighty Blue and Red.
Site: Tom Scott Park, 8740 Otterburn Road, Amelia, VA 23002
Barony of Caer Mear (Amelia, Virginia)
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2008-04-25 18:45
Antonio Felluci reports that he has posted an album of photos from a slightly wet Southern Atlantia Archery Day.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2008-04-21 17:42
Lidia de Ragusa has posted photos from the recent Battle of the Oranges event in the Kingdom of Atlantia.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2008-04-16 16:48
In 1455, Baron Gaston of Windmasters' Hill traveled on a diplomatic visit to
Barcelona. Here, he and his inspiration, Baroness Rosalind Delamere, have
declared that they and their chosen Tenans will defend the Mysterious Forest
from all Venans (Challengers). In the Barony of Windmasters' Hill on the
14th day of June, shall the lists be erected with a pine tree with golden
fir cones on one end.
Barony of Windmaster's Hill (Leasburg, North Carolina)
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2008-04-16 16:12
If you're looking for a fun way to spend Saturday, April 26, come over to the Barony of Marinus and visit our annual below-the-salt tavern event, Barnacled Bullfrog. We promise a day of food, fun, flirting, fighting, and games that you won't soon forget.
Rapier Fighting: Rapier fighters will team up to participate in a
Treasure Chest Tourney which will be followed by tavern brawl pickups.
Barony of Marinus (Suffolk, Virginia)
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2008-04-16 12:19
Please attend the Barony of Ponte Alto's A&S / Practice next Sunday April 20th from 1:30pm to 4:30pm at Lemon Road Elementary in Falls Church, VA to share lucet techniques, learn tips-n-tricks, and play with string on a Sunday afternoon! (( See below for address and directions ))
What is lucet cord? In short, a strong cord made by looping thin
string over a two-prong tool. Common uses in the SCA include cording
Barony of Ponte Alto (Falls Church, Virginia)
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2008-04-13 19:19
Lady Marie of Doune and Lord Geoffrey of Doune have announced the birth of their son Silas Wolf Harold March 13, 2008 in the Kingdom of Atlantia.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2008-04-10 14:59
It matters not the reason you loose your bow, ax, knife, or spear - be it for
combat, food, sport or to protect your home from the denizens of the wild -
Boonville, North Carolina is the place to be! The woods and fields around
Castle Elchenburg will be filled with beasts for your hunting pleasure!
This event is open to target archery, thrown weapons and atlatl. Newcomers
and beginners are welcome. Prizes will be given for each skill level. Plan to
Canton of Crois Brigte (Booneville, North Carolina)