Drachenwald

Kingdom of Drachenwald

[DRA] Informal gathering in Heidelberg

Spring has finally come to Frankmark!  The sun is out, the birds are singing, the flowers are blooming.  What better way to celebrate than with a picnic in the gardens of a medieval castle?

[DRA] Kingdom University

Glen Rathlin is proud to announce that it will be hosting this years' Kingdom University. We invite all to come and join us for a weekend filled with the arts and sciences which the Kingdom has to offer.
 
Dates: 8th to the 10th November 2013
 
Site: Crawfordsburn Scout Camp, 20 Bridge Road South, Helen's Bay, Co Down BT19 1JT
 
Cost*:

[DRA] May Coronet Tournament

The Tournament in May for the Coronet of Insulae Draconis will be run by the Shire of Dun in Mara! Submit your letters of intent, and fight for the right to seat your consort on the Throne of the Glorious Principality of Insulae Draconis!

Clancy Fairchild knighted in Drachenwald

Their Majesties ThorvaldR and Tofa of the Kingdom of Drachenwald report that they have offered elevation to the Order of Chivalry to Clancy Fairchild.

[DRA] Double Wars XXVI

Attemark is once again hosting the great Double Wars, this time for the 26th time and it is with great pleasure that we invite You to celebrate this joyous occation with us. Let’s come together and make it even more splendid than ever before.

[DRA] Festival of Fools

The Shire of Dun in Mara, in the Principality of Insulae Draconis, presents the Festival of Fools, an event dedicated to foolery and topsy-turvy arrangements, games and gambols, featuring a Lenten/Carnival Feast (with the special Sinners Option!).

Site:

ASPIRE Centre, Clara House, Clara, Co. Offaly

18:00 22 March 2013 until 16:00 24 March 2013

[DRA] NFFP

So polish your armour, clean your shields, and sharpen your blades, it is again time for you all to meet on the field of training. The Incipient Shire of Veerförden invites you to join us in a celebration of the arts of combat.

[DRA] Arts in April

The Canton of Turmstadt, in the most ancient Barony of Knights Crossing, invites you to enjoy a weekend of period Arts, Crafts and Sciences in the beautiful franconian landscape! The Lords and Ladies of Turmstadt have prepared several classes to feed your hunger for knowledge. There will be room to work on your own projects and let others have a look over your shoulder.

[DRA] Here Be Dragons

Come one, come all, to the eleventh Here Be Dragons weekend event. Plans for the weekend include all we have become accustomed to enjoy at Here Be Dragons, such as armoured combat, rapier combat, a feast, classes and socialising with a convivial crowd of people.

[DRA] Troll Hunt VI

Lava Trolls and, their cousins, Rock Trolls have been sighted in the hills of Klakavirki. He fears his wooden peasants will not be enough to stop their advance. He calls for aid to divert the trolls attention from himself and his wooden subjects. Mostly himself. He promises rewards to all those that aid him and his wooden peasants in fending of those stinking trolls.

[DRA] Drachenwald Crown Tournament

A stunning lake, a castle, a very nice castle, banners flowing in the soft spring wind, beautiful ladies strolling in the small park, a list, a herald's flamboyant voice, shiny armour on expectant fighters, tense consorts in front row seats and a noble King and Queen looking upon it all - it is time for Crown tournament!

[DRA] Dance Moot X

The Shire of Harpelstane once again invites you to enjoy a day of warm company and dancing to relieve the cold, dark, northern winter, with wonderful music provided by the renowned Gaita in the beautiful setting of a 13th century priory church.

[DRA] Scrip2rium/30th Anniversary Celebration

Come one, come all, to the one-day revel in ancient Oxford!  Arianrhod o Gymru, Insulae Draconis Signet, and her fellows of West Dragonshire invite you to their second annual scriptorium, in the upstairs (sadly, no lift) of the Mitre pub, a period room in a Jacobean hostel, now a Beefeater pub.  The Mitre is located on the corner of Turl Street and the High, in the very centre of Oxford.  The address is 17, High Street.

Three elevated to Pelican at Adamastor's Yule

Her Majesty Aryanhwy, Queen of Drachenwald, reports that She has offered elevation to the Order of the Pelican to three of Her subjects. The announcements were made at Adamastor's Yule.

[DRA] Academia della Danza

The right noble lord Baron and the trusty lady Baroness of the Ancient lands of Knights Crossing have declared that their subjects, noble in their demeanour, should learn the ancient art of dance, that they may better grace their court with knowledge of this gentler art. To this effect, they have hired sundry dance masters from lands far and wide to come and provide instruction.

Photos from Drachenwald's Kingdom University online

Edicrus reports that he has created an album of photos from Kingdom University which took place recently in the Kingdom of Drachenwald. The photos are available on Flickr.

[DRA] Fortuna's Champion IX

Fortuna is roaming Carnival in search of her champion. Join us for a weekend of game playing and revelry to see if she favors you!

[DRA] Flaming Arrow VI

Hear Ye, Hear Ye, the Shire of Glen Rathlin is proud to announce that it is once more hosting Flaming Arrow. We are running it again as a full weekend full of fun archery shoots, good food and merriment.

The site is Cladagh Glen Scout Centre, Marble Arch Road, Co. Fermanagh

Two new Peers in Drachenwald

At Their recent Court at Crown Tourney, King Paul and Queen Aryanhwy of the Kingdom of Drachenwald offered admittance to the Peerage to two of Their subjects: Baron Gottfried Killianus and Count Lief Wolfsson.

[DRA] Games for the Throne

When the days become longer, when the nights are getting cold, when even the King may take a rest from his journey, it is all about having a good feast and to enjoy some games. As there is winter and summer, day and night, light and darkness, there will two groups of people competing, symbolized by the colours of the King’s game: black and white.

[DRA] Nordmark Coronet Tournament

On the 14th to the 16th of December, Aros will hold Nordmarks Principality Coronet Tournament in Järlåsa bygdegård. Prince Brendan and Princess Niamh invites the people of Nordmark to participate in and bear witness of the tournament that will determine Their heirs!

[DRA] Polderslot Winterfeast

Polderslot's winterfeast will be held from 11-13 januari 2013 in Delft. There will be feasting, dancing, singing, games, A&S and archery. Come join us.

Photos from Fall 2012 Crown Tourney in Drachenwald

Bridget and Edward report that they have created albums of photos from Fall 2012 Crown Tournament which took place recently in the Kingdom of Drachenwald.

Thorvaldr and Tofa new Heirs to Drachenwald Throne

Meisterinne Katheryn Hebenstreitz reports that Duke Thorvaldr Skeglauss was the victor of the Fall 2012 Crown Tournament in the Kingdom of Drachenwald. His Grace was inspired in His endeavor by Tofa in Glaða.

[DRA] Garden of Earthly Delights

Let it be known that from Saturday, the 1st to the Sunday the 2nd of December, 2012, there shall be a Faire to celebrate the arts and artisanal crafts, and this faire shall be held in the Zehentscheune in the heart of Urberach.

[DRA] Norrskensfest

The shire of Frostheim hosts its traditional Aurora feast at  Folkets Hus Royal ( Klubbvägen 4,945 33 Rosvik) starting at 18.00 on Friday 23rd of November, ending at noon on Sunday 25th.

[DRA] Frostheim Fencing Weekend

Frostheim Fencing Weekend - October 12th -14th 2012

There should be lots of fencing with well-known instructors such as Viscount Eirik (ODS) & King Paul with his famous long sword class. Fencing will be possible indoors with suitable footwear with non-marking soles - please keep this in mind when packing your gear!

[DRA] Flintheath Yule Ball!

Winter is Coming to Insulae Draconis! Have your field harvested, your grain stored, your mead made, your cattle and sheep in their barn - for there is a long cold winter ahead. But at least there is one thing to look forward to in this dark time

[DRA] Kingdom University

The Canton of Unikankare is proud to invite all to attend the Kingdom University held in Brinkhall manor in Turku. The weekend will be filled with arts and sciences, great lectures and intriguing workshops. Come to learn new things and share your knowledge! The event will culminate to a delicious feast and a grand ball.

Cheesemaking Day in Drachenwald

On August 5, 2012, several Drachenwald residents participated in a virtual cheesemaking day where cheese was made at home and the results posted online. Aryanhwy made two different cheeses and shared her process on her Live Journal website.