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Honey War

August 03, 2018 to August 05, 2018
Glymm Mere

Olympia, Tumwater & Lacey, WA

Autocrat: Anneke von Frankenstein

Honey War

August 3rd - 5th 2018

Griffinwood Stables
8710 US-101
Olympia, WA 98502

Event Fees
Camping: Adults $25.00
Day Trip: Adults $20.00

$5 discount off these prices for members



Event Steward/Scheduling

Lady Anneke von Frankenstein - 253-327-8050 gmwebminister[at]

Site Coordinator

HL Giulia Stanizi - giulia.stanizi[at]

Heavy MIC

HL Arqai Ne'urin

Rapier MIC

HL Mieczyslaw Czarnecki

Archery MIC

HL Volk the Grey

Throwing Weapons MIC

Lord Brynjolf

Equestrian MIC


Merchant Steward

Lady Kate the Candlemaker - ocoileain2[at]


Land grab is now open! Please email Giulia Stanizi at giulia.stanizi[at] to reserve your space.

Merchant spots are now open! Please email Kate the Candlemaker at ocoileain2[at] for your application. There is no fee for a merchant spot.


The Site Owners and Event Steward have some announcements:

Animals/ furry family on site:  Registered Service animals only. MUST HAVE VEST ON! (except horses specifically brought for equestrian activities of course). As to birds and small animals. Use caution. There are large resident raptors.

Weather: Please be prepared for wind.

Fire: There is a burn ban active.  As per the land owner no open fires even within a fire pit.  Only propane, charcoal and briquette fires.

Water: There is potable water available by the outside horse stalls.

Tent stakes: Please make sure you have accounted for and collected them all on Sunday.


You will need to bring your own bedding and food. You can order these and have them delivered by calling Black Lake Nursery & Feed (360) 878-8354. Please remember to do land grab as well!



Siege Cooking Sponsored by HL Rosamund Winder and L Rosalynda Beatriz de Carrasco

Your keep has been under siege for a month! You go to the kitchen and all you find is a vegetable, a fruit, a grain/pulse and 3 ... no is that 5 herbs/spices?!?! How are you going to feed your Lord and Lady with that?!! Wait! The Kitchen staff haven't come back from the cellars, maybe they found something! You bring the above ingredients and we'll have a mystery ingredient and pantry items for you. 

Iron Scribal

Help your barony win a war point!  Participants must pick up their charters and instructions at the Arts and Science Pavilion on Saturday between 8am to 9am. Their entries must be returned to Arts and Science Pavilion by 2pm to HL Rosamond Winder. For the Illuminators there will be three categories; apprentice, journeyman and master. This year there will also be categories for calligraphers and word smiths.


Iron Needle

Competitors need to bring their own sewing kits for this competition.  You may choose to join a team to compete, however no more than three people in a team.  Please report to the Arts and Science Pavilion between 8am and 9am on Saturday to receive instructions and materials for the competition, you will have until 2pm to deliver your completed entries to HL Rosamond Winder at the Arts and Science Pavilion. There are two categories for you to choose to compete in; most items made and most aesthetically pleasing.  Finished items will be donated to Gold Key! You will also be earning your side a War Point!!


Brewing Competition

This competition will be for a war point! Each participant may only have one entry in one category. The categories are; beer, wine/mead and cordials. Please include your name, who your war point will go to, name of beverage, category, how old the entry is and an ingredients list (we do not need the recipe). Please drop off your entries for judging between 2pm and 2:30pm on Saturday at the encampment of Squirrel and Otter.


Mustard Making Class

Have you ever wondered how mustard is made? Join HL Rosamond Winder at 10am at the Arts and Science Pavilion for a hands on class in mustard making. Please dress in clothing that you don't mind getting stained and a chair to sit upon. The duration of the class is an hour and a half, cost is $5 for supplies.  Maximum # of students is eight, so please sign up early by emailing dreamweaver_of_wolves[at]




Please note:

  • The sale of alcohol is not permitted. Live steel must not, and other items that may be dangerous should not, be sold to minors. 

  • Any recorded music should be low enough not to be heard outside your booth and should be limited to SCA-era music. 

  • There is no electricity on site. Portable toilets will be available. It is advised to bring your own water but potable water is available by the outside horse stalls.

  • The event staff is not able to provide help to you for setting up or taking down your booth. Please arrange for your own assistants. Please plan to unload your vehicle and remove it from the merchant area immediately after unloading.

  • Remember, please help us provide a wonderful experience for our guests. Please make every attempt to give your booth a period appearance, and create a period atmosphere in your booth. Everyone working in your booth must wear SCA-appropriate garb. Working at your trade while open is also appreciated. Smoking is permitted only in your own camping space. Please be considerate.


Information for Food Vendors:



From 1-5 North/South

Take exit 104 to Hwy 101, Take exit 101 toward Shelton/Port Angeles, Continue on Hwy 101, Site will be on the right, just past Holiday Valley Dr.

From Hwy 101 South

Make a u-turn at Holiday Valley Dr., Site will be on the right

Site Info:
Name: Griffinwood Stables
8710 US Highway 101 NW
Olympia, WA 98502

Directions to Site:


From 1-5 North/South

Take exit 104 to Hwy 101, Take exit 101 toward Shelton/Port Angeles, Continue on Hwy 101, Site will be on the right, just past Holiday Valley Dr.

From Hwy 101 South

Make a u-turn at Holiday Valley Dr., Site will be on the right

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