Kingdom of Drachenwald

[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.

[DRA] Hunting Feast/JaktGille

Örehus is proud to announce that the fifth Hunting Feast/JaktGille (sponsored by Attemark) will be held on the 7th to 9th of September, 2012 in the southern Nordmark.

[DRA] Dies St. Mauritii

The Shire of Ad Flumen Caerulum invites you all to take part in fighting, archery, and games. For the fighters there will be the “Gugelhupf-Tourney”, for the archers an IKAC-shooting is planned. There will also be games at the tavern hall and an indoor space for children to play.

[DRA] Maerlants World

Jacob van Maerlant, popularly known as "father of all Dutch poets" is a famous dutch writer and poet of the 13th century (1230/1300), the first - or at least the most prolific - writer at the time to write in Dutch instead of Latin. His works include retelling of the arthurian legends, the history of Troy, a treaty on how to be a good ruler, a bestiary and more. We're taking his work as inspiration for this event.

[DRA] Turnier des Herzwaldes III

The Shire of Vielburgen in the Barony of Knight´s Crossing in Germany invites you to the Turnier des Herzwaldes III (Tournament of the Heartforest III).

[DRA] Kekri-All Hallows Feast II

Come and celebrate the harvest season end Kekri / All Hallows Feast again with the Canton of Hukka! This event offers plentiful activities: archery, both heavy and light tournaments, arts and sciences, autumn market, auction and the abundant Karelian Feast.

[DRA] 12th Night Coronation

King Paul and Queen Aryanwy were crowned only recently, but already we must consider the next coronation. The Shire of West Dragonshire invites you to attend 12th Night Coronation within our borders from 5-7 January 2013.

Drachenwald's Midsummer Coronation photos online

Lia de Thornegge reports that she has created an album of photos from Midsummer Coronation which took place recently in the Kingdom of Drachenwald. The photos are available in Flickr.

More Drachenwald Midsummer Coronation 2012 photos online

Lady Kerttu Roisko reports that she has posted an album of photos from Midsummer Coronation which took place recently in the Kingdom of Drachenwald. The photos are available on her Google site.

[DRA] Medieval Days on Hagnan

This is an invitation to those of you who will be traveling to the far north this summer for the Medeltidsgagar held in the Shire of Frostheim (Luleå Sweden) the 11th to 14th of July, 2012. Please consider entering our Arts & Sciences display/competition.

Medieval head coverings

Lady Racaire of the Kingdom of Drachenwald has posted an album of photos from a class she taught in 2004 on medieval veils and head coverings.

Double Wars 2012 photos online

Lia de Thornegge reports that there have been several photo albums posted from the recent Double Wars event in the Kingdom of Drachenwald. Lia's photos may be viewed on Flickr.

Genevieve la flechiere placed on vigil in Drachenwald

Menken reports that Viscountess Genevieve la flechiere has been placed on vigil to contemplate elevation to the Order of the Pelican by Their Majesties Sven and Siobhan of the Kingdom of Drachenwald.

Sinister Developments in Drachenwald: Leftist Conspiracy?

Reporters working for a Drachenwald publication, ye Sunne in Splendour, have uncovered evidence of a Leftist Power Grab in Drachenwald.

[DRA] Nibelungen War XIV

“Uns ist in alten Mæren wunders vil geseit
von Helden lobebæren, von grôzer arebeit,
von freuden, hôchgezîten, von weinen und von klagen,
von küener recken strîten muget ír nu wunder hœren sagen“.

[DRA] Ffair Rhaglen VIII

The Shire of Mynydd Gwyn is pleased to host one of the premier events in Insulae Draconis: come to fight, fence, shoot and dance to your heart's delight, on the grounds of a 15th century Welsh Borders castle.

Drachenwald blog showcases treasures of the Kingdom

The Treasures of Drachenwald blog celebrates the creativity and talent of the gentles of the Kingdom by allowing them space to post discussion and photos of their work.

[DRA] Unicorn's Inspiration

The Shire of Glen Rathlin, on behalf of Rockall the Unicorn, invites all Lords and Ladies to come and compete in games and contests of skill for the chance to become the Unicorn's Inspiration.

[DRA] Drachenwald's 20th Anniversary

Come and celebrate Midsummer Coronation and our Kingdom's 20th anniversary in comfort and style at the wonderful Ludwigstein Castle in Witzenhausen near the city of Göttingen, Germany.

Drachenwald Spring 2012 Crown Tourney photos online

Kiriel du Papillon and Raphe Cuthbert report that they have created albums of photos from the Spring 2012 Crown Tournament in the Kingdom of Drachenwald. Kiriel's photos are available on Flickr, while Raphe's are available on Google.

Vivant to Paul and Aryanhwy, heirs of Drachenwald at spring crown tourney, AS 46

This past month saw the succession of the kingdom of Drachenwald assured, with the tournament held in the incipient shire of Deepdene under Wychwood (outside Manchester, England).

[DRA] Fight and Food Festival

Depedene under Wychwood would like to invite you to a festival of food and fighting, consisting of war practice for both heavy and light in preparation for Raglan and a meeting of minds, ingredients and skills on behalf of the cooks.

Flamanc Wreathed in Laurel at Drachenwald Crown

Thomas Flamanc of Kelsale, who has participated in both Lochac and Drachenwald, was elevated to the Order of the Laurel on 31 April 2012.

[DRA] Winchester Pilgrimage

Come all ye pilgrims and travellers, and join the Shire of West Dragonshire for a pilgrimage at the Hospital of St Cross and Almshouse of Noble Poverty. 

Master Paul de Gorey winner of Drachenwald Spring 2012 Crown

Her Grace, Duchess Nerissa, reports that Master Paul de Gorey was victrious in the March 31, 2012 Crown Tournament in the Kingdom of Drachenwald.

Gorey Moment at Drachenwald Crown Tournament

Paul de Gorey won Drachenwald Crown Tournament on 31 March 2012, fighting for Aryanhwy merch Catmael, on a cool grey morning at Linnet Clough in Cheshire.

Drachenwald Spring 2012 Crown Tourney combatants announced

Their Majesties Sven and Siobhan have announced the list of combatants and their consorts for the upcoming Crown Tourney in the Kingdom of Drachenwald.