Emprise of the Black Lion


Hosted in-person by Device of Madrone

The Barony of Madrone (King County, WA )

Event Summary

Event Main Contact (Event Steward): Gera Gangolffin
Date: August 26 , 2022 until August, 28 2022
Site opens at: 2:00 PM on August 26th 2022
Site closes at: 2:00 PM on August 28th 2022

Event site:
Flying Horseshoe Ranch
3190 Red Bridge Road Cle Elum, WA 98922

The Emprise of the Black Lion, themed around the 1460 Treatise of Rene of Anjou, highlights pageantry in the fields of Equestrian and Martial deeds through a variety of tournaments and competitions. The archery range is huge, and will host York and flight shoots as well as close-in target shooting. Additional activities surrounding the Arts and Sciences will be featured, including the Barony of Madrone A&S championship. Join us for much revelry and merriment!

The Emprise is a camping event, with generous, first-come, first served camping space for tents, RVs, and horse trailers. There is also limited cabin space.

Event contacts:
Event steward: Gera Gangolffin
Co-steward: Alianora Greymoor
Equestrian MIC: Annisa de Garrigues
Heavy MIC: Nicklass Volkhart
Rapier MIC: Enzio Bandinelli
Archery MIC: Arthur of the Green Arrow
Gate: Ysolt of Wind Hill

This event includes the following activities and/or services:
Is an online gathering
Accepts PayPal
Offers Youth & Family activities
Has Heavy Fighting activities
Has Rapier and/or Cut & Thrust activities
Has Equestrian activities
Has Archery activities
Has Bardic activities
Has Arts & Sciences activities

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This is a Level 1: Other (Branch primary events of regional or Kingdom interest) event.

Registration Information

Event and equestrian preregistration will be available around July 1.
Camping preregistration is unnecessary – camping space is generous and will be allotted on a first come, first served basis.

Site Fees

Fee Type Cost*
Weekend event admission $30
Day trip event admission $20
Youth/children under 18 Free
*SCA Members will receive a $5 member discount off the cost listed above.

This page was last updated: May 15, 2022
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