Martial, Military, and Combat

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

[MER] Midvinterblot 2012

Come join the Shire of Arenal for a trip through the Medieval Germanic tribes' Midvinterblot (Midwinter Festivals.) Midvinterblot. January 20-22, 2012 at the WOW Camp River Springs, Alabama, R.R # 1, McKenzie, AL

[GLE] Winter Wonders XXVI

Pirates have invaded Ardanroe!! Come join us as we celebrate pirates and the gold they spend in our realm. Activities include Laurel sponsored TOC tournament, three person team ship battles, Regional A&S faire, Youth TOC, The Quest for the Parrot, a “Grog" competition and much more.

Stilt-jousting marks 600th anniversary

In a recent interview, NPR's Robert Siegel investigates the magic of stilt-walking, including the 600-year-old tradition of stilt-jousting in the city of Namur, Belgium. The story is available in print and audio.

Secret weapon of athletes: Pickle juice!

Every athlete - be they football hero or SCA knight - knows the value of pickles and pickle juice as a "secret weapon" to balance electrolytes during intense exercise, especially in hot weather. Now a new study from Brigham Young University validates the folk remedy.

[ATE] War Practice

The Barony of Tir Ysgithr is pleased to host the first War Practice of the new year on Sunday, January 8, the day after Kingdom 12th Night, also to be held in Tir Ysgithr. 

[MER] Turf Wars III

Come and join in the defense of the Barony of the Osprey as we are once again attacked by the forces of our neighbor the dread Baron Morgan.

[ANT] Youth Althing

In response to desperate pleas from frustrated parents of An Tir, the Shire of Midhaven is once again holding a Youth Althing.  A day of activity for kids who are bored with events that only have activities for adults.

[MID] A Regular Event in Cleftlands

The Barony of the Cleftlands presents: A Regular Event in Cleftlands - The 14th Warrior

[CAI] Black Oak Lodge

The Shire of Darach is happy to announce the return of our famed weekend event, Black Oak Lodge, March 16-18, 2012!

[NOR] It's Only a Flesh Wound V

It's Only a Flesh Wound V on January 28, 2012 and Hosted by the Barony of Jararvellir

[ART] 12th Night

Please join the Shire of Bronzehelm as we welcome in a new year!

[LOC] Le Champ du Chevalier

Stormhold presents Le Champ du Chevalier, a one day event of Equestrian, Archery, Armoured and Rapier Combat

[ATL] Spring Coronation

On April 13-15, 2012 The Barony of Raven's Cove has the honor of hosting the Coronation of Bryan and Brianna at Cypress Creek Community Center in Richlands NC

Bhakail Yule photos online

Cateline la broderesse reports that she has created an album of photos from Bhakail Yule which took place recently in the East Kingdom. The photos are available on PicasaWeb.

[EAL] Saint Valentine's Day Massacre III

The Canton of Caer Draeth Presents: SAINT VALENTINE’S DAY MASSACRE III
LOVE NEVER DIES February 10 to 12, 2012, 286 Bayview Drive, Barrie, ON

[MID] Fighter Symposium and Regional Fight Practice II

The Barony of Carraig Ban and The Shire Foxvale proudly present Fighter Symposium and Regional Fight Practice II December 10, 2011 9am to 9pm. Breakfast, Lunch, and Feast served!

[ANT] An Tir Twelfth Night 2012

Greetings, nobles from across the Knowne World! An Tir celebrates 30 years as a kingdom, and invites one and all the coronation of the new King and Queen, January 6-7, 2012!

Historic re-enactment in Scotland

"The Historic Saltire Society is an organisation dedicated to two things. The first is living history and the second is Fun!" reads the opening paragraph on the group's website. Historic Saltire Society travels "the length and breadth of Scotland to various venues to perform for our audiences."

[ANS] Stargate Yule

Please join us in our celebration of the season of celebrations! A day of pageantry! A day of fun!

[ART] Yule Revel and Tourney

Your fair cousins in the Shire of Stan Wyrm invite you to join us at our Yule Revel and Tourney for St. Nicholas. It will be held December 3, 2011 at The Episcopal Church of the Incarnation. 600 3rd Ave., N, Great Falls, MT.

[LOC] Harvest Feast

A Harvest Feast will be held to honour Baronial Champions past and Present. Fighters of the kingdom are invited to contest for the positions of River Haven Baronial Champion in Heavy, Rapier and Archery.

[ATE] Northern Yule

The Holly King reigns over our land as the fading light struggles to shine upon a snow whitened landscape. At the base of Granite Mountain there is a great and enchanted forest, the bare branches bedecked in brilliant diamonds of ice twinkling in the starry night.

SCAdians hope to send team to Battle of the Nations

Max Von Halstern has a dream: to send Team USA to take part in Battle of the Nations, "the full-contact, extremely authentic medieval martial arts tournament held in the Ukraine." A discussion is taking place on Facebook.

[NOR] Border Skirmish

Border Skirmish - June 8th thru the 10th 2012 - Walworth County Fairgrounds in Elkhorn, WI

[ANT] Egil Skallagrimson Memorial Tournament

Come join us for the Ports of the Norse World! Please join us for Memorial Day weekend, Friday May 25th to Monday May 28th 2012, at beautiful Lynx Hollow Park outside of Creswell, Oregon.

[ANS] Bordermarch Autumn Melees

Welcome one and all to BAM. The biggest melees battles in Ansteorra! Fighting, Equestrian, Classes, Hafla, Fellowship, Bardic and more. A&S populace choice Competition, Baronial Championships in Equestrian, Adult Bardic and Youth Bardic.

[WES] Beaconsgate Boar Hunt

Dem boars is running wild in the fields of Old Beaconsgate squashing all our crops. We have begged our protectors, the Lords of the Province of the Mists, for help. They have grudgingly graciously agreed to come on December 10th and hunt dem boars down and kill dem dead. 

[ATL] Battles of Britain

The College of Yarnvid would like to welcome you to their annual event. Come and join us for a stress free day of activities ranging from marshaled to A&S. We will be holding tournaments in Heavy Combat, Rapier, and Thrown Weapons as well as having a kid friendly shoot.

[ATL] Jesters Tournament

Come out and play with us. Test your skills, place some wages and win some prizes. There will be Games of Chance all day for fighters and non-fighters alike.

[AET] Gypsies in the Land of the Candle

It's Fall, lets have some fun! See the caravan attack! Watch the knife duels! The gypsies are invading!