Arts and Sciences

Activities and research related to trades, crafts, occupations, or daily life in the Middle Ages, as well as performing and fine arts.

[EAL] Ealdormere Arts and Sciences Competition

Join us for a day of the Arts and Sciences as well as dancing, heavy weapons fighting and crafts.

[MID] Regular Event in the Cleftlands

When the Thames froze over during Queen Elizabeth's reign, London's lords and knaves made merry on the ice. Okay, we live closer to the Cuyahoga River than to the Thames, but the urge to laugh at the cold is just as strong.

[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.

[ANS] Bordermarch Autumn Melees

Welcome one and all to BAM - WAR of the Rams November 15,16,17 & 18th At Border Keep, Ansteorra's stone castle. Fighting, Equestrian, Classes, Hafla, Fellowship, Bardic and more. A&S Competition, Kingdom ME Dance Championship, inter Kingdom Scribal Competition!

[ATE] Heroes of the Silent Angels Event

Their Excellencies Seelos and Elena would like to invite you to the Barony of Atenveldt's 4th annual Heroes of the Silent Angels Event on January 19, 2013. This event will be FREE and filled with tournaments & prizes for all to participate in.

[ANS] Seawinds Defender

The Shire of Seawinds invites you to: Seawinds Defender 2012 October 26 - 28, 2012 Friday 3pm - Sunday Noon

[LOC] Great Northern War XV

Once more the storm clouds of war gather , so the mighty warriors of the north say CRY HAVOC! AND LET SLIP THE DOGS OF WAR!

[ATL] Jester's Tourney II

Join us for a day of games, wages, prizes, and fun for the whole family.

[EAS] 'Yet Unnamed' Masqued Ball

It is said that the Carnival of Venice was originated from a victory of the "Repubblica della Serenissima", Venice's previous name, against the Patriarch of Aquileia, Ulrico in the year 1162.  In the honor of this victory, the people started to dance and make reunions in San Marco Square.  Apparently this festival started on that period and become official in the Renaissance.

[OUT] Dragonsspine Arts & Sciences

Good people of Dragonsspine (and anyone else with wonderful projects to share) it’s time once again to show us your talents. Come vie for the Arts & Sciences Champion of Dragonsspine (remember you have to live here to be champion) or just show off those wonderful things you’ve been working on in the Display portion of the competition.

[EAL] Feast of the Hare 33

Feast of the Hare 33

[LOC] Canterbury Faire

Imagine the scene: 250 gentles garbed in soft wools and linens. Banners and pennons fly gently in the breeze that stirs the firs. Nearby is a coffee house, where stories of past renown and future conquest are spun, while spindles twirl a more tangible yarn. To one side, knights and nobles practice the arts martial, while consorts discuss bruise remedies.

[CAI] Winter Weekend 2013

The Barony of Calafia is proud to host Winter Weekend 2013 at the DeBenneville Pines Conference Center in the San Bernardino Mountains, 41750 W. Jenks Lake Road, Angeles Oaks, CA.  The event starts Thursday, January 17, 2013, 5 PM and ends Monday January 21, 2013, 12 noon. 

[ATL] T'N'T 13 J

Join the Barony of Bright Hills on October 27th, for TnT13J Turnips and Thingies! In addition to the fun and merriment Martial and A&S activities will be held to choose our Baronial Champions.

[WES] A German Michaelmas!

Glücklich Festtag! (Happy Feast Day!) The winds of the Arctic are blowing from the North and the season of Harvest is drawing to a close. Join us on Saturday, Oct. 20th, at the GoldStream Community Center near Fairbanks, as Winter’s Gate celebrates the fruits of Harvest with a
feast in the style of Medieval Germany.

[EAL] Ealdormere Crown Tourney XXX

The Barony of Rising Waters is pleased to host Ealdormere Crown Tourney XXX

10th century pen nibs found in Bulgaria

Archaeologists have discovered a set of 11 bronze pen nibs dating back to the Age of Simeon I of Bulgaria. The artifacts were found at the site of a royal palace and church complex that housed a literary school during that time period.

[ART] 1348

The SCA is often referred to as the Middle Ages as we wish it could have been... without religious persecution and the plague.  It's time we brought back the plague!!  Join us for an event to celebrate all of the earth shattering craziness of the premiere knowne world tour of the Black Death.

Photos from Amsteorra's Laurel's Prize and Glaslyn Defender

Caelin on Andrede reports that he has created two new albums of photos from recent events in the Kingdom of Ansteorra: Laurel's Prize and Glaslyn Defender. The photos are available on Flickr.

27th International Conference on Medievalism at Kent State University

Kent State University, Stark Campus, will host the 27th International Conference on Medievalism October 18-20, 2012. There will be both the traditional on-land "Brick-n-Mortar" conference and an online "Cloud Conference" (for those who are unable to travel); the rate for the on-land conference includes access to the online conference.

"Faces & Places" at Pennsic 41

Host Larry Berg of the program Faces & Places, produced by Armstrong Channel 10 in Butler, Pennsylvania, looks at the annual Pennsic War. During the 30-minute program, Berg interviews a number of participants about various aspects of the War.

[MER] Meridian Grand Tournament

Meridians rally to your Crown, warriors don harness and helm, hoist your banners, put on your best household livery, grab your list tree shield, hold close the honor of your inspiration, and attend. At this illustrious event, we ask all to display their heraldry, banners, and wear their Meridian best to cheer these honored combatants in a full day devoted to heavy combat.

[AET] Archers to the Wald

Guten Tag! The Canton of Steltonwald proudly announces a Germanic themed Archers to the Wald! It comes to you this year on Friday, October 12th through Sunday, October 14th. The site opens 5pm on Friday for anyone wishing to pitch a tent, and closes at noon on Sunday.

[AET] AEthelmearc Academy and War College

The Barony of the Rhydderich Hael is pleased to announce that it will be hosting the Fall Session of the AEthelmearc Academy and War College on November 10, 2012. Online teacher registration for the Fall 2012 session of the AEcademy is now open.

[ATE] Southern Crusades XIV

The Southern Baronies are once again under attack, quests and conquests with shenanigans are on the horizon! Please join our defenses at Southern Crusades XIV: Quest and Conquest.

27th International Conference on Medievalism

Kent State University, Stark Campus, will host the 27th International Conference on Medievalism October 18-20, 2012. There will be both the traditional on-land "Brick-n-Mortar" conference and an online "Cloud Conference" (for those who are unable to travel); the rate for the on-land conference includes access to the online conference.

[CAI] Great Western War XV

They say 2012 is the end of the world! Mayans? No! Nostradamus? NO! VIKINGS!! Ragnarok! The end is here – and this time, its going to hurt!!!! Raganarok! – Watch! as that vicious wolf Fenrir Loki-son and wise All-father Wodin meet in a fearsome battle that will leave them both dead....

[ATE] Chocolate Revel

Walking down the streets of Italy as the city gets prepared to be transformed into something magical. The spectral air of the coming Fall season mixes with the excitement, and the mists rising up from the canals to shroud the buildings. People arrive from the four corners of the globe, dressed in their most spectacular vestments, creating a dream world sights, sounds, and smells.

[ANT] Ursulmas XXXII

Our grand Ursulmas event will be held at its traditional location, the Evergreen State Fairgrounds, this January 25-27.

ART] Kingdom Collegium 2012

The Barony of Loch Salann is proud to welcome one and all to join us for a day of learning and friendship at Kingdom Collegium. Multiple tracks will be offered in Rapier Fighting, Heavy Fighting, Fine Arts, and Performance Arts. Youth and Teen offerings will also be available.