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.

[WES] Cynaguan Winter Investiture

Please come and celebrate the Investiture of the Lord and Lady of the Swan, Thors Stagge and Eowyn! Plan to spend the day with us in fellowship and merriment.

The Cloisters: "An intellectual Coney Island"

In the 1930s philanthropist John D. Rockefeller Jr. and American sculptor George Grey Barnard collaborated to create “an intellectual Coney Island” in Upper Manhattan. The result was the Cloisters, a complex comprised by elements from five medieval cloisters. Sarah Harrison Smith has written a lengthy feature article for the New York Times on New York's medieval museum.

Teachers and craftsment needed for Gulf Wars Artisans' Row

Mistress Elizabet de Ross, Artisan's Row Coordinator for Gulf Wars, is in search of instructors and craftsmen for the upcoming 2013 War.

[ANT] Youth Althing

The Shire of Midhaven is once again holding the Youth Althing. An event catering to the needs of our youth and families.

[ATL] Ymir XXXVIII

Their Excellencies Callixtus and Adriana and the Barony of Windmasters' Hill invite you to join us at Betsy Jeff Penn 4H Center in Reidsville, NC the weekend of February 15-17, 2013.

[MER] Jour d'Amour

The Shire of Drakenmere cordially invites the people of Meridies to our eighth annual Jour d'Amour. Based on King Henry V's ghostwritten St. Valentine's Day poem to his French princess (while he was conquering France), our 2013 theme is The Flower of Courtesy. Valentines and warriors - what's not to like?

[OUT] Queen’s Prize

As the forest home of the Stag is ever renewed by the sapling, so too are the Outlands enriched by those newly come to the practice of Art and Science. To that end, Yasamin Khatun, Patroness of the Arts, calls upon all artisans of humble station to seek a patron and to present themselves to vie for Her favour at Her Majesty's Prize Tournament.

[GLE] Winter Wonders XXVII

Come and celebrate a Winter Festival with Ardanroe! We will have something for everyone. Spend the day on the field with the valiant fighters of our Kingdom and cheer them on in the heavy and rapier tournaments including our popular Crest Tournament and a TOC qualifier tournament.

[ANS] Steppes 12th Night

Please join us in celebrating the Barony of the Steppes! Wear the Steppes colors (black, gold and green) and compete in the costuming competition. Prizes will be given for best early period women's and men's costumes and best late period women's and men's costumes.

[ATL] Tourney of Manannan mac Lir

Cold winds and snow may dominate the Northern reaches of our fair Kingdom, but here in the South, winter means camellias and time to fight for the Broach of Manannan. Join us for an exciting weekend of fighting, feasting and revelry as we celebrate the Celtic god of the sea!

[LOC] May Crown Tournament

Come beach your long-ships on the shores of Burnfield and show all of Lochac your Fighting Prowess as you do battle for the Kingdoms greatest prize THE CROWN. Following the tourney a Five course Feast will be served by our fine maidens. We will be entertained by Small Crown Productions.

[CAI] Gyldenholt Unbelted Tournament

The Barons of Gyldenholt invite you to join them in celebrating the skill, valor, and the honor of the Unbelted Armored Combat Fighters of Caid. Gyldenholt's Annual Unbelted Tournament will once again be held at Pacifica High School (6851 Lampson Ave, Garden Grove, CA 92845) on January 19, 2012.

[MER] 12th Night Celebration & Collegium

The Barony of Bryn Madoc invites all to celebrate the end of the winter holiday season with us.

[EAL] Septentria 12th Night

Once again the venerable Baronies of Skraeling Althing and Septentria are joining forces to celebrate 12th Night with the help of Ealdormere's newest Shire, Bastille du Lac.

[GLE] Candlemas

CANDLEMAS… FOR THE LOVE OF WAR: A 15th century Venetian festival celebrating the conjunction of Venus and Mars

[LOC] Night Tourney

After the Hot months are over it can take a some time to dust off the armour and get back into combat. Each year Abertridwr offers a comfortable beginning to the Tournament Season; a Single sword counted blows round robin tourney in the cool of the evening in an indoor air-conditioned venue.

[LOC] Burnfield's Australia Day Demo

Come and show off your skills both martial and crafty. Gin Gin Historical Museum is providing a free breakfast at the show grounds and free camping at the museum grounds. Demo is from 7am till 3pm.

[LOC] Investiture and Baronial Champion Tourney

You are cordially invited to join the Barony of River Haven in honouring Baron Wolfgang and Baroness Contarina for their service to the Barony as they step down as Baron and Baroness of River Haven, and celebrate the investiture of Master William Castille and Lady Katherine Alicia of Sarum as new Baron and Baroness of River Haven.

[LOC] Rowany Festival

Rowany Festival is the largest event in the Kingdom of Lochac, and is hosted by the Barony of Rowany every year during the Easter break. Rowany and Lochac are groups within the Society for Creative Anachronism.

[ATL] Feast of Saint Andrew

The Canton of Tear-Sea's Shore may lie in the Lowcountry, but, as winter nears, its heart turns towards the Highlands.  Once again, we invite to you to “Go Gael!” and join us at the Feast of Saint Andrew on the weekend before the winter solstice.   The site, the Colleton Saddle Club in Walterboro, South Carolina, opens at 10 a.m. and closes at 10 p.m. on Saturday, 15 December, 2012.

[ART] Bronzehelm 12th Night Celebration

Light a candle and greet the new calendar as we host the 30th Anniversary of this wondorous event here in our Shire. Indoor combat aplenty will decide the new champions for the year ahead in both the armored and rapier arenas. We will also have a new Bardic champion chosen during dinner.

[EAL] Saint Valentine's Day Massacre IV

SAINT VALENTINE’S DAY MASSACRE IV Big Love in a Small Package
February 15th to 17th, 2013

[MID] Fight Frolic And Food Night

To inaugurate our exiting new partnership with Christ Episc.Church in Warren, Rivenvale will be hosting a monthly Fight Frolic and Food Night, every  3d Monday of each month 6-9pm , this months date is Dec 17, 2013.

[LOC] Rhythm & Brews 2013

Rhythm & Brews 2013 will be held on the weekend of Friday 15th - Sunday 17th, February, 2013. The event will be held at Camp Kariong. (Formerly Kariong Scout Camp) Woy Woy Rd, Kariong. NSW.

[WES] 12th Night

You have been invited to 12th Night in Warriors Gate.

[LOC] Canterbury Faire

Come join us for feasting, fun and frolics at Canterbury Faire, hosted by the Barony of Southron Gaard. No mud, no dust, no venymous fauna!

[EAL] Wassail

The Canton of Canton of Bryniau Twynnog invites you to Wassail on Saturday, December 15, 2012 at St. Agatha Community Centre (1793 Erb’s Road, St Agatha ON).

Artisan Showcases at Estrella War XXLX

Master Ritchyrd McUath, Estrella War XXLX Artisan Showcase Coordinator and THL Brigit ni Sheachnasaigh, Estrella War XXLX Deputy Artisan Showcase Coordinator report on the Artisans' Showcases scheduled for the upcoming Estrella War XXLX.

“Roads of Arabia" premieres in Washington, D.C.

The Arthur M. Sackler Gallery in Washington, D.C. is currently playing host to Roads of Arabia: Archaeology and History of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, an "unprecedented assembly" of artifacts which tell the story of of the trade routes across the Arabian Peninsula.

[ANS] Yule Revel XXII

The Canton of Dragonsfire Tor invites you to help us celebrate Yule Revel XXII December 8, 2012 at Oakdale Park, Glen Rose, TX