Martial, Military, and Combat

Period history of warfare and personal combat, as well as re-creation or re-enactment of same

[ANT] June Faire

Their Excellencies, Baron Arontius and Baroness Laurellen, invite you to celebrate the 30th anniversary of June Faire with the Barony of Dragon’s Laire! Their Royal Majesties, Ieuan and Gwyneth, will be joining us for a full weekend of festivities and camping, June 1-3, 2012.

[ATL] Atlantian Spring Crown Tournament

Come one come all and witness the grandeur of Atlantian Spring Crown Tournament!    Pageantry, Pomp and Ceremony dominate as we gather together to  see the best of the best vie for the Crown of Atlantia!

[ATL] Ruby Joust

Please join us as we celebrate the Ruby Joust this Memorial Day Weekend! May 25 - 28, 2012

[EAS] Panteria XVII

Warm breezes have melted the snow from our Caledonian mountaintops, and Spring has come to paint our vistas green. The time has come to emerge from our winter's refuge by the fireside, and to play once more on fields of soft grasses.

[OUT] Spring Coronation 2012

As the Spring air blows warmer, we take the time to honor our newest Heirs to the Thrones in the Mighty Kingdom of the Outlands. Come and join us this glorious day for fighting, classes, feast and the company of our Mighty Outlanders.

[ANT] Mayfaire

The spring is here and with it the Barony of Glymm Mere prepares to celebrate the warm weather! The most generous Baron Johann Matheusson and radiant Baroness Francisca de Montoya invite you to join us for... A Mayfaire to Remember!

[GLE] St. Bogdacious

Just a reminder that St. Bogdacious returns to the Barony of Axemoor.  We invite you to celebrate with us May 4-6, 2012 at WoW, Hattiesburg, Mississippi.

[LOC] Great Southern Gathering

The Great Southern Gathering (GSG) is a relaxed annual event offering a variety of classes for those interested in the Arts and Sciences, Armoured Combat and Fencing, with a mix of tournaments and Prize fights on the Sunday. 

A day in the life of a beefeater

John Keohane recently retired as the Chief Yeoman Warder, or Beefeater, of the Tower of London. In a short clip from the documentary On the Road With The Chief Beefeater, Matthew Stadlen discusses the dress uniform. (video)

[WES] Beltane Coronation

Their Majesties invite one and all to come and bear witness to the coronation of Their heirs. Come celebrate the grand traditions of the West with courts, arts & sciences, fighting, singing, dancing, and archery.

[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.

[WES] Fool's Tourney

Please join the Barony of Rivenoak for our annual Fool's Tourney, Sunday, April 15, 2012 at One Mile (in Bidwell Park) in Chico. 

[CAI] Potrero War

Potrero War is an SCA corporate event put on by the members of the society. Attendees at Potrero War are there as guests of the Barony of Calafia.

Pre-Registration and Land Allocation are now OPEN! Land allocation will remain open until 11:59 PM on May 15, and pre-registration will remain open until 11:59 PM on May 5.

[ATL] Hawkwood Baronial Birthday

With Spring in full blossom and the sun's tender glow chasing away the chill of the past winter, it's time to celebrate the return of warm weather and the birthday of the Barony of Hawkwood! We invite you all to join us for a weekend of fun and frolic and tons and tons of fighting!

[ART] Arabian Nights

And so it was written in the words of the Sage that in the far southern lands a marvelous event should occur. There by the river, which the Franks call Caerth, would appear the marvelous city of Amhar. It's walls formed of wind, it's towers of sand and sun.

[ANS] Castellan

Come join us May 4 , 2012 – May 6, 2012 for a weekend of fellowship, food and fun as we live out our dream and choose our newest heroes and Castellan.

[MER] Hit List

Join the Barony of the Osprey as we celebrate the Hundred Years' War and the Investiture of our new Baron and Baroness, The Honorable Lord Lugh of Osprey and Mistress Christine Silkewymman!

[MID] This Land is Our Land

There is still time to come to the lovely Shire of Shadowed Stars on April 21, 2012 to our This Land is Our Land and We are Dressed to Impress event. 

[ANT] Grand Thing VII

The winter snows begin to melt and soon we will see the first green of spring.  It’s time once again to gather together, meet in celebration, take council, and renew our bonds of friendship.

Uncle Samulus wants YOU!

1,800 years ago, a mixed martial arts champion retired from the ring and decided to give back to his country, successfully using his celebrity to recruit for the army.

History of the Helmet

While the word helmet dates to the 15th century, military headgear has been around for much longer. This article traces the history of the helmet from ancient warfare to modern sports.

[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. 

[MER] Kingdom Arts and Sciences Fair

The Shire of Crimson River invites you to join us for a day of wondrous art display, unequaled talent, delicious food and fun camaraderie as we host the Kingdom Arts and Sciences Fair!

[MER] Iris Faire

We of the Shire of Glaedenfeld invite everyone to attend Iris Faire - April 20-22, 2012!  This event will be a grand collection of fighting, arts, sciences, feasting and much more!  Merchants are welcomed and encouraged.

[MER] Black Axe

Come join the fun at a new site! We'll have lots of heavy & rapier fighting, live weapons, children's activities, and more! Lady Genevieve will be preparing a delicious feast (limited to 56)! Merchants welcome - please contact the event stewards.

ACTIVITIES

Come join the fight at a new (DISCREETLY WET) site!

[ANS] Wiesenfeuer Baronial

Is your cup 'o blam lacking? Well we are here to make it runeth over! Wiesenfeuer Baronial will be unlike any event you have attended in a long time!

April 13-15th @ Camp Cimarron (east of Guthrie/south of Stillwater/north of OKC/west of New York City...)

[ANT] Glymm Mere Marshal Warranting Day

Please join us Saturday April 7, 2012 at the Deschutes River Ranch Campground starting at 11 AM for our Marshal Warranting Day!

[MID] Middle Kingdom Academy of Defense

The Shire of Ravenslake Presents MKAoD 15: The Middle Kingdom Academy of Defense August 31-September 2, 2012

[AET] Æthelmearc Æcademy

The Shire of Misty Highlands is proud to host a day long of learning at the Æthelmearc Æcademy on June 16, 2012 at Salem International University, 234 West Main Street, Salem, WV 26426.

Pennsic 2006 photo albums updated.

Eirik Andersen, of the Kingdom of Ealdormere, reports that he has restored his albums of photos from Pennsic War 2006 on his new website.