The Baronies of Madrone
and Vulcanfeldt send word to the far reaches of this noble
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
Site:Opens at 3:00pm Friday (12:00pm
for merchants). Closes Sunday at 5:00pm.
Fees: $20 --
Adults $10 --
Free -- Children 9 and under
$60 -- Family
Non-Member Surcharge of $5 applies.
payable to: SCA, Inc., Barony of
The May Crown tournament will be held in the
traditional An Tir style of double elimination with no weapon
restrictions and standard An Tir shield conventions in
All combatants and consorts are encouraged to
bring banners to the field to enhance the beauty of the lists. Let
the great chivalry of all An Tir shine through!
Pre-registration is now open for entrance into
the Crown Tournament.It will close on Wednesday, May 14th
is an easy process – simply email Dame Elena, the Kingdom
Lists Minister, at <email@example.com> with the following
Fighting title (e.g., Duke,
Countess, Viscount, Sir)
/ Modern Name / SCA membership
number and expiry date
Your SCA Branch /
If you are a squire, and to whom /
The fight practices you attend, up to 3
Title (e.g., Duchess, Count,
Viscountess, Master, Her Ladyship, Lord)
Name / Modern Name
/ SCA Membership number and expiry
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
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:This is an
abbreviated version, check your site
Class: 7:30pm -
Court: 11:30am -
Assemble for Processional; 12:30pm - First
Court, Processional, Invocation of the Lists; 5pm -
Carry a Tune in a Bucket; 1pm - Medieval Herbs for Wound Care; 2pm
- Stitches for Hand Sewing & Embroidery; Elizabethan Plaited
Braid Stitch; Beginning Bardic; 3pm - Anatomy of a Demo; 3:30pm -
Laurel/Apprentice Relationship Panel;
Family Activities: 11am
- Make & take Largess (Flavored Salt); Make a sword and shield
or crown and septor
AnTir Players "Shakespeare Shorts"; Parties at the Erics -
Seagirt & Vulcanfelt Baronial Changeover Celebrations &
Heralds' 'Milk & Cookies'; Meet & Greets - OGGS
& A&S Fashion; Bardic - Bardic Fire & May
Crown Semi-Final Bardic Match-up;
RV with power (extra charge) are
nearly full and must be reserved in advance & paid at Gate upon
Merchants:HL Lianor Pereira do Valle
(firstname.lastname@example.org) Reservations are Now
Dame Cristiana de Huntington (email@example.com)
Volunteer!You too can be part of the action and
excitement! Contact the Event Stewards at
(firstname.lastname@example.org) and let us know your "bliss." We are
always looking for help at Gate, Waterbearing & Parking, among
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:
3/4 hours From Ashland,
OR:approximately 7 1/4
hours From Coeur d'Alene, ID:approximately 3
1/2 hours From Tri-Cities,
hour From Yakima,
Comfort & Convenience:
Please bring your own drinking/
cooking/ washing water. While there is 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
Garbage & Recycling
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.
Quiet hours are from 10pm until
7am. We are within the city limits of Toppenish &
must comply with their Noise Ordinances.
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.
areas on site that are considered "Out of Bounds"
- they are clearly marked. If you are found in these areas you will
be considered to be Trespassing and may be asked to leave
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 500 South Division St. Toppenish, WA 98948
Directions to Site:
Toppenish is about 30 minutes south of Yakima, WA.
From the North - Make your best way to Yakima, WA (I-82 S/E to
Richland). Take Exit 50 (WA-22 E) toward Toppenish. Turn Right onto
WA-22 E (Buena Way). Go 2.5 miles. Make a Slight Right onto S Elm
St (to stay on WA-22 E). Turn Left at intersection with US-97 to
stay on WA-22 E. Turn Left onto Division Road.
From the South - Make your best way to US-97 N. Continue North
to the intersection with WA-22 E, just South of Toppenish. Turn
Right onto WA-22 E. Turn Left onto Division Road.
Note that the above Weather and Map information is generated from the site address and can be easily confused. The weather will say if its for the branch or for the site. It will be for the site if the site can be found, but this again is not always the case, and if the site is some distance from the branch then the weather may be different.