Outlands

Kingdom of Outlands

Barony of Unser Hafen Champions

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Barony of Unser Hafen Champions - Equestrian Competition. Equestrians from all Kingdoms welcome.

Saturday, June 2, 2007
9 AM – Noon
Location: Silver Cloud Arabians
40720 N WCR 15
Fort Collins, CO 80524
Directions at http://www.silvercloudarabians.com/

Tournament begins at 10:00 a.m.
Horses to arrive at 9:00 a.m. Location:
Barony of Unser Hafen (Fort Collins, Colorado)

Dragonsspine’s Champions

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Dragonsspine’s Champions is fast approaching. Are you ready to compete (or bet on the competitors)? Are you ready to celebrate the 21st birthday of the Outlands (an auspicious age indeed)? Come join us for a weekend of fun and good times as Dragonsspine seeks it’s Champions for the coming year!

The festivities open Friday with general mayhem amongst the Rapier fighters and betwixt the Heavies for fun (and to perhaps size up the Location:
Braony of Dragonsspine (Colorado Springs, CO)

May Day Melees

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The Shire of Drygestan is pleased to host May Day Melees, occurring on May 5, 2007, from 10AM to 4PM.

This year's May Day Melées will be held on Saturday, May 5th, in one of the Rancho Viejo Subdivision's parks, on the corner of Richards Avenue and El Cuero Way. This is the same location as last year's. We have the site from 10AM to 4PM and are planning much fighting and fun for all. There will be a Location:
Shire of Drygestan (Santa Fe, New Mexico)

Martial Collegium

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Hear Ye, Hear Ye all Gentles, Lords and Ladies of the Southern Outlands. Just when it was thought that the Shire of Nahrun Kabirun was asleep it springs back, in the Spring no less, like the Phoenix, to host a grand fighter practice in the form of a Martial Collegium!

The practice will transpire on the 29th of April (a Sunday) from 10 AM to 5 PM (or later as desired) at Veteran's Memorial Park on Location:
Shire of Nahrun Kabirun (Las Cruces, New Mexico)

New Outlands Chirurgeons' Guild web site online

The Outlands Chirurgeons' Guild is proud to announce that its new Website is now online.

Grand Outlandish Tournament XXXIV

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Greetings and Welcome to Grand Outlandish Tournament XXXIV! Novograd in the 12th Century hosted by the Barony of al-Barran

Site Opens:
Merchants Only: Wednesday, May 23, 2007 8am
Pre-Registrered Only: Wednesday, May 23, 2007 Noon
General Admission: Thursday, May 24, 2007 8am

Site Closes:
All: Monday, May 28, 2007 Noon

Directions
From Albuquerque,
Take I-40 East to Exit 187 (Edgewood), Location:
Barony of al-Barran

Jester's Folly

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Come join us for a weekend of games with bow and arrow (with rapier and heavy thrown in just for fun). Attendees will be encouraged to try archery. Loaner gear and instruction will be plentiful. The heavies will enjoy a woods battle (if the creek aka Platte River don't rise). Rapiers will have a snowball tournament. After dark we will be hosting the same night shoot and flaming arrows made famous at St. Sebastian's. The monkeys versus flamingos challenge will take place during this event. Location:
Caer Galen (Kersey, Colorado)

Dinner And A Tourney IV

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Oyez! Oyez! Oyez! Come one, come all! Great and mighty populace of Caerthe, GREETINGS! I am proud to announce the continuation of our newest merriment, Dinner And A Tourney, on Friday April 20th, 2007 at the Jefferson County Fairgrounds! As usual, doors open at 6pm until 9pm.

This month we will be holding a Combat Archery Target Shoot, open to the populace, and a "Quick And The Dead" combat archery contest for Location:
Barony of Caerthe (Golden, Colorado)

Mountain Mayhem III

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Oyez, Oyez, You are cordially invited to a VERY informal event, Mountain Mayhem! There will be Fun, Mayhem, and Madness for all who attend. Yes, we will have fighting for both heavy and light! Yes, we will have an A&S showing and competition by populace choice! Yes, the kids will have lots to do! NEW this year, we will be having a BOX LUNCH auction. DO bring your cash, as this is a fund raising event for Caerthe's Incipient Canton of Readstan. Location:
Incipient Canton of Readstan (Littleton, Colorado)

Feast of Fools

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Friends and Fools of the Outlands! The Barony of Dragonsspine invites one and all to join us for a day of revelry in celebration of our annual Feast of Fools.

The theme of this year's festivities is Camelot. Whether it be Monty Python or the musical by Frederick Loewe that grabs your interest, come dressed for play in your Camelot best.

Come, bring your personal and/or family arms to decorate our Hall's Location:
Barony of Dragonsspine (Woodland Park, Colorado)

Caer Galen Cavalier Challenge

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My Lords and Ladies, pray attend. The Barony of Caer Galen would like to invite all equestrian minded gentles to come and show off your skill with lance and sword, and watch the pageantry.

Majestic war horses from across the kingdom are called forth to gather and compete in regal style. Come watch the grace and grandeur of the cavalry. There will be equestrian and rapier challenges to delight. Location:
Barony of Caer Galen (Berthoud, Colorado)

Viking Vinter Vunderland Views

Lord Lochlan Mac Hay, Hospitaller for the Barony of Caerthe in the Outlands, has posted photos from the recent Viking Vinter Vunderland event.

Hands-on history

Members of the Barony of Dragonsspine were the subject of a recent article by Jennifer Wilson for the Colorado Springs Gazette. She writes, "The sound of swords crashing against heavy shields and the clatter of dueling rapiers echoed over the battlefield the night of March 8."

A Sworded Affaire

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Sworded Affaire has fallen into the hands of the 7 Heavenly Virtues and the 7 Deadly Sins. This day will offer a few A & S classes for those who wish not to fight, Classes such as “Navigation by the Stars”,and “How would you really die?”.

Three tournaments and possibly a melee or two held by Don Govanen Blackwell for those who are all about the fighting, Tournaments such as “Epee only”, “Schlager only”, and a “Burning Deck Tourney” Location:
Barony of al-Barran (Moriarty, New Mexico)

Outlands Crown Tourney photos online

Ryan, Webminister for the Barony of al-Barran in the Kingdom of the Outlands has announced that Ailish has posted her photos from the recent Crown Tournament.

Tyreden Mumby born in the Outlands

Lady Giovanna and Lord Hammar of the Kingdom of the Outlands proudly announce the birth of their son, Tyreden Mumby, March 7, 2007.

Sir Mordygan victorious in Outlands Crown Tourney

Sir Mordygan MacGregor, fighting for the honor of Duchess Madigan of Kandahar, both of Barony of al-Barran, was victorious in the March 10, 2007 Crown Tournament in the Kingdom of the Outlands.

Combatants for Outlands Crown Tourney

Balthazar Tegero has posted the list of combatants for the upcoming Crown Tournament in the Kingdom of the Outlands.

Bunnies in the Wind

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The snow is melting. Birds are singing. Flowers are blooming. Bunnies are…well… Please consider joining the Shire of Windkeep in a celebration of spring, and Bunny Stuff. Throughout the day games involving the rascally rabbit shall occur. Prizes are on tap for the best use of bunny in garb, table setting, song, and dance. A bunny food sideboard will be available throughout the afternoon for those thoughtful grazers. See Bunny Henge, Little Bunny Foo Foo, and all manner of bunny displays. THL Noemi promises a repast fit for even the most discerning rabbit. If the Crown attends and so wishes, Court will be held. Location:
Shire of Windkeep (Cheyenne, Wyoming)

Four from Outlands offered peerages at Estrella XXIII

Charles, the Blue Iris Herald-in-Ordinary for the Kingdom of the Outlands, reports that several citizens were elevated to peerages at the recent Estrella War.

Outlands Toys for Tots Challenge Totals

Master Adam Stedefast of the Kingdom of the Outlands reports on this year's Toys for Tots Challenge and the amazing number of toys collected for charity in that Kingdom.

Middle Eastern Potluck and Dance Party

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Greetings! Please join me in Dragonsspine on Saturday, February 24th to rid yourself of the winter doldrums. Bask in the warmth of good friends, stuff your mouth and belly with delicious food, share your best "No ****, there I was . . . " Estrella War stories, and dance and drum to your hearts content.

There is no site fee but please bring food to share for the potluck feast (Middle Eastern / Mediterranean food is suggested, but any and all fare is Location:
Barony of Dragonsspine (Colorado Springs, Colorado)

Viking Vinter Vunderland IX

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Greetings to all and singular! Gone-a-Viking lately? Why not?! Well here is your chance to make up for lost time! Viking Vinter Vunderland, that crazy, hilarious and silly event is back to cause havoc in the Outlands once again!

Welcome to the event that has no schedule, that has prizes that you fight over to not win and food to fill the belly of even Erik the Red. No matter the weather, no matter the temperature; we will still be out fighting away and warming ourselves with the company of one's friends. Location:
Barony of Dragonsspine (Colorado Springs, Colorado)

Rivka Vladimirovna Rivkina vigiled in the Outlands

The Honorable Lady Rivka Vladimirovna Rivkina has been placed on vigil by Their Majesties of the Kingdom of the Outlands to contemplate entry into the Order of the Pelican.

Outlands Spring Crown Tournament

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Their Majesties have honored the Barony of al-Barran by allowing us to host the spring crown tournament. It will be a glorious day for one and all.

The site is at the Moriarty Civic Center at 202 Broadway Moriarty New Mexico which is 36 miles east of Albuquerque. Directions to the site are:
Take your best route to eastbound 1-40 in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Head towards Moriarty (roughly 36 miles east of Albuquerque) and Location:
Barony of al-Barran (Moriarty, New Mexico)

Winter Oasis

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First, this is THE Middle Eastern/belly- dancing/all you can eat/all you can dance/all you can drum wonderful event that is one of the cornerstones of Unser Hafen! We have classes in beginning belly dance, Asian-infused belly dance, and a multi-hour Hafla! We will also have wonderful classes such as Middle Eastern Personas, Turban Wrapping, Arabic Alphabet, and the art of Henna! Or, if you just want to eat and eat and eat and eat and eat...you are definitely in luck! Bring your feast gear, because we will have a glorious feast consisting of lamb, meat wrapped in pastry, pilaf, couscous, a flatbread bar, haroset, an immense array of vegetable delicacies including carrot tzimmes, stuffed dates, baklava and ...? And if this inspires you to try your hand at cooking, we have a class on the Culinary Quest of the Middle East. If you've already been inspired to whip up a delicacy, we will greatly appreciate anything you wish to pass. (We do request that you bring an ingredients card with your dish, so people with allergies do not put themselves in harms way.) You may also wish to note that this is a wet site for those above the age of 21, so please feel free to bring anything that you have made! Location:
Barony of Unser Hafen (Fort Collins, Colorado)

Chinua al-Naran to be knighted at Estrella

Their Majesties of the Outlands have offered THL Chinua al-Naran admittance to the Order of the Chivalry. Chinua will sit vigil at Estrella War XXIII.

Dragonsspine Candlemas and The Consorts Tourney

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As the far off and distant drums of WAR call to us, many are left to wonder…..Who will plant our crops, take care of our cattle and raise our children while we are away? Who do we trust to pay our ransom should we be in need? Who among our peoples will be left to carry on as the glorious fighters of the Outlands go off to WAR? As any fighter will tell you, those we leave behind are as important as those who fight next to us. Location:
Barony of Dragonsspine (Colorado Springs, Colorado)

Twelfth Night (Southern Pass)

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Ves Heill!!! Welcome to the Dark Ages, Rome has retreated from mainland Europe, the Germanic and Celtic tribes are finally freed from the yoke of Roman suppression it is the time of the Sagas! Come to the Citadel of the Southern Pass and help us celebrate 12th Night the final night of Christmas. Saturday : We will begin the day with a team tourney, a chance to practice your WAR! Skills, each team will consist of three fighters, so bring your two best buds and test your mettle! The Prize for the heavy list is rattan, 3, 9ft staves for 1st Place and 3, 36 inch sword length pieces for 2nd. Rapier tourney will run the same way to help fighters prepare for WAR! Location:
Barony of the Citadel of the Southern Pass (El Paso, Texas)

Viking Vinter Vunderland IX

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Are you going to be missing something to do on January 13? No more college football and you just can't get into the Wide World of Televised Bowling and Darts (although those trick bowlers are REALLY amazing!)?

Then make the short trip out to hopefully play in the snow at Viking Vinter Vunderland! This is the only event in the Outlands daring enough to be held OUTSIDE in January! But, you say, "that must be horribly cold?!" Fear not, Location:
Barony of Dragonsspine (Colorado Springs, Colorado)