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May Crown Tournament

May 17, 2013 to May 19, 2013

Yakima - Yakima County, WA

Autocrat: Rowena d'Ath-Fhirdia & Sarra the Brave device7796OP device6178OP

Crown Event No Conflicts Allowed


The Baronies of Madrone and Vulcanfeldt send word to the far reaches of this noble Kingdom:

As the wheel of time turns ever forward, Heirs to the Sable Thrones must be sought once more.  To this end we invite all An Tirans to converge upon the great Barony of Vulcanfledt this coming May to compete, inspire or bear witness to the Crown Tournament of An Tir.  

For your enjoyment and to test your skills we offer all manner of competitions and entertainments, including the Crown Tournament, Squires' and rapier tournaments, archery competitions and Arts & Sciences displays and competitions.


Dates: May 17-19, 2013  

Site: Opens at 3:00pm Friday (12:00pm for merchants). Closes Sunday at 5:00pm.

Site Fees:

   $20 -- Adults          $10 -- Youth (10-17)          Free -- Children 9 and under

   $50 -- Family Cap

   Non-Member Surcharge of $5 applies.

   Make checks payable to:    SCA, Inc., Barony of Madrone

Crown List:

WORDS FROM THEIR ROYAL MAJESTIES: "The May Crown tournament will be held in the traditional An Tir style of double elimination with no weapon restrictions and An Tir shield conventions in place. We would encourage all combatants and consorts to bring banners to the field to enhance the beauty of Our lists. We know that the great chivalry of our people will shine through."

Pre-registration is now open for entrance into the Crown Tournament at May Crown. Pre-registration is an easy process – simply email Dame Elena, the Kingdom Lists Minister, at <> with the following information:


   Fighting title (e.g., Duke, Count, Viscount, Sir)

   SCA Name

   Modern Name

   SCA membership number and expiry date

   Your SCA Branch

   If you are squired, and to whom

   The fight practices you attend, up to 3


   Title (e.g., Duchess, Countess, Mistress, Lady)

   SCA Name

   Modern Name

   SCA Membership number and expiry date

The memberships and fighting authorization will be confirmed, and you will receive an email from Lists containing your pre-registration number as confirmation. Your lists shield will be pulled for you – all you’ll need to do on tourney day is to let Lists know you’re there.

Please let Dame Elena know if you have any questions. Thanks for making Lists job easier, and hopefully, making it a better tournament for you – saving everyone some time and pressure on the day of the tournament.

Schedule: TBD (check Event's Website)

Reservations, both Group Camping & Eric Space: Contact HL Ysolt Tayler of WindHill (

RVs: RV’s, trailers, and car camping are welcome at May Crown.

We have a limited number of RV hookups available with power (extra charge). We would like to first serve those with medical needs. Powered hookups must be reserved in advance & paid at Gate upon arrival. You will receive a sign to post indicating that payment has been received.

Please contact Baron Ralg ( or the Event Stewards ( to reserve your space.

Merchants: HL Lianor Pereira do Valle  ( Please include "May Crown Merchants" in the subject line of all correspondence.   Merchant Reservations are Now Closed

Meetings / Schedule: Contact Baroness Cristiana de Huntington (



You too can be part of the action and excitement! Contact the Event Stewards at ( and let us know your "bliss." We are always looking for help at Gate, Waterbearing & Parking, among others.

Driving Times:  Our lovely Toppenish Site is closer than you think!

From Seattle & Portland:   approximately 2 1/2 hours
From Edmonton, AB:        approximately 13 1/2 hours
From Vancouver, BC:       approximately 4 3/4 hours
From Ashland, OR:           approximately 7 1/4 hours
From Coeur d'Alene, ID:    approximately 3 1/2 hours
From Tri-Cities, WA:         approximately 1 hour
From Yakima, WA:           approximately 30 minutes

Comfort & Convenience:

Please bring your own drinking/ cooking/ washing water.  While there is "officially" potable water on site, there are very few spigots and they may be located in the middle of someone else's camp. There are several markets in town where you may purchase water & ice."

We are within city limits. There is a Safeway about 10 minutes away.

There are three (3) hotels in town. 


Garbage & Recycling

Large Garbage containers will be provided by the Site. Both Trash & Recycling go in these containers to be sorted by Yakima Waste.  Fire pit ash may NOT go in the trash, nor be left at site. You will be provided with a plastic bag for packing out your fire pit ash. Thank you in advance.


Pets are welcome; rigorous waste patrol is required! Please keep your pet under your control & care at all times.... either on a leash (which is attached to a human) or contained within camp. Please attend to your pets needs, for their noise may keep thy neighbours from their rest.

Site Rules

Quiet hours are from 10pm until 7am. We are within the city limits of Toppenish & must comply with their Noise Ordinances.

We will comply with any Burn Ban in effect for the area. Until further notice: all fires must be a minimum of 12" (1 foot) above the grass. Ashes & other fire leavings are not allowed in the site trash recepticals & must be packed out. All attendees will be provided with a plastic bag for their ashes.

Participants shall not violate any state, federal or local laws, nor commit any nuisance or damage upon the premises. Illegal substance use and underage drinking will NOT be tolerated and are grounds for IMMEDIATE removal from site and notification of modern authorities.

In regards to marijuana laws, all SCA participants should follow modern law, both State and Federal. As it is still illegal under Federal law, marijuana is prohibited at SCA functions. Jan 2013 Board Meeting.

Site Info:
Name: Toppenish Rodeo & Livestock Association
600 South Division St.
Toppenish, WA 98948

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