Banner War XVI (2011)


Event Summary

Event Main Contact (Event Steward): Iain MacGillean
Date: September 23 , 2011 until September, 25 2011
Site opens at: 12:00 AM on September 23th 2011
Site closes at: 12:00 AM on September 25th 2011

Event site:
Masonic Park Campground
24310 Mt Loop Hwy Granite Falls, WA 98252

Barony of Aquaterra

23-25 September
Granite Falls, WA


Households of An
The Barony of Aquaterra extends an invitation to all households of
An Tir to come together in honorable competition!  WAR. The
household who wins the most victory points will also take home the
war chest of prizes!  See official website for RULES,
REQUIREMENTS and more details: to
be updated soon with all current info

War points will be given for heavy armored combat (including combat
archery), rapier, youth armored combat, target archery, thrown
weapons, arts and sciences (cooking, costume, games, bardic,
dance), volunteering, youth/children’s activities, encampment and
heraldry contests, and more! The non-military contests will all
have war- or heraldry-related themes – check the website for


Arts and Sciences

For a War Point: Arms and Armour repair, each household will bring
a weapon (SCA Legal) or a piece of Armour (SCA Standard) to A&S
FRIDAY night.
Saturday morning they will all be numbered and each household will
draw a number to decide which piece you will repair, you may get
your own piece back if you choose that number. If you are not
present I will choose for you. You have until Sunday 10 am to
return the pieces repaired.

For a War Point: A&S Contest: Something related to war. This
can be a thing or a research paper. Things related to war include;
clothing, food, lighting, arms and armour, archery, personal
accessories or anything you can justify, schtik is good. There is a
prize for the winner as well.

For a War Point: Childrens A&S Contest: Parents please
encourage your childern to enter. There is no theme, any object is
acceptable, minimal documentation is suggested. A one page written
or typed explaination of the object; where, when and how it was
used, and how the child made it is wonderful. There will be a small
prize for each child entering. There is a prize for the winner as

And one more! Best use of personal device in non banner form: You
must be the one making the object, It must have your device or badge and
the heraldry must have already been passed or under submission. For
Proof of that we will accept OSCAR notifications. Any object that
you can think to decorate with your heraldry EXCEPT banners or
pennons or guidons are acceptable. Arms and armour are allowed and
encouraged as well as any non marshall item.

If you have questions about the Arts And Sciences Competitions
above please email ten.tsacmoc@alauhgnnoif or gro.acs.ritna.arretauqa@saforetsinim.

Households intending to
must present
themselves at opening court with their banner on display, and
donate to the prize chest. Heavy war bands must have a war banner
on the field. (HINT: there are war points for best war banner, best
court presentation…)

Volunteers are needed, especially for Gate, and will be rewarded
with war points!

Contestants in all activities, and volunteers, must declare their
household affiliation prior to participating.

Relax between activities and visit the Marketplace (list of
Merchants will be posted).

Camping spaces are first-come, first-served. Households fielding a
war band may request a large group space. Limited RV parking is
available via reservation only. Power for RVs, some camp shelters
is $10/night, payable directly to the site.

In the near future all updated information will be available at including
scenario, contest and site rules.

3-midnight (merchants may begin set-up at noon). Saturday 8-9
Sunday 9-noon (site closes 5 pm). The gate is locked when not
staffed (but you can always


Adults (18+)* $15 weekend $7.50 day
Youth (6-17) $10 weekend $5 day
Children 5 and under: Free
*$5 NMS applies to non-member adults
Make checks payable to: SCA Inc. – Barony of

Event Steward:

Lord Iain MacGillean (John Spoonemore) (425)749-6230, Email address
: moc.liamg@enoopS

Park Campground, 24310 Mountain Loop Hwy, Granite Falls, WA
Directions: From
I-5, go East on US-2, then WA-204 toward Lake Stevens. Go North on
WA-9, then East on WA-92. WA-92 ends in Granite Falls – turn left
onto Mountain Loop Hwy. The site entrance is 4.5 miles from this
point, on the left. Watch for SCA signs.


Site Info:
Name: Masonic Park Campground
24310 Mt Loop Hwy
Granite Falls, WA 98252

Directions to Site:



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