Cold November winds have blown what was left of the autumn leaves
from the trees and Thanksgiving is just around the corner. The cold, hard, fallow season can’t be far behind. Fight off the winter blahs during the months ahead by planning and preparing for the new campaigning season next summer. Several events are already on the East Kingdom Event Calendar including the following:
May 24-27, Shire of Panther Vale (Thetford, VT)
Come and help us celebrate our 18th year. We will once again offer Heavy List and Youth Fighting. There will be Fencing, Archery and Thrown Weapons. There will be Classes and displays for A&S. And of course activities for our youth. We hope the Equestrians will join us again this year.
Southern Region War Camp
May 31st, 2013 – June 2nd, 2013, Barony of Carillion (Manalapan, NJ)
Cohasset Wars [formerly Vinland Raids] EK War College
June 14th, 2013 – June 16th, 2013, Barony of Smoking Rocks (Yarmouthport, MA)
Knowne World Dance and Music Symposium
June 20-23, Barony of Concordia of the Snows (Saratoga Springs, NY)
It’s not 2013 yet, but set your calendars and make your plans for a long weekend of dancing and music, colour and pageantry to astound and amaze. Informal and formal balls Thursday evening through Sunday afternoon with classes for dancers and musicians beginning through advanced Friday morning through Sunday morning. The website is now up and with frequent updates. Pre-registration is open including ACCEPS for credit card payments. Be certain that if you like to dance, or if you think you’ll like to dance or if music is your passion, then this is the event for you.
There are lots of exciting events taking place across the East Kingdom this weekend including some of your last chances to do some camping before cold weather sets in.
Arts & Arrows II
The Shire of Glenn Linn (Lake George, NY) is pleased to host an event with archery and the arts. The event features a night shoot after the feast.
Endewearde Hunt (RP)
The Shire of Endewearde (Newburgh, ME) celebrates the beauty that is autumn with bows, brews, bards and camping gear.
Fallish Fiber Frolic
The Canton of Brokenbridge (Brooklyn, NY) hosts a fun filled day of classes, food and good company. There will be raffles for all kinds of goodies, to boost the Canton funds to keep events like this possible.
Tir-Mara Crown Principality East Kingdom University
The Shire of Bois Ardent (Trois-Rivières, QC) is hosting a weekend full of Arts & Sciences classes.
The Barony of Concordia of the Snows (Albany, NY) marks the eve of winter, with a day of bardic entertainment in the long hall of Pierre the Gothi, Baron Concordia