Barleycorn: The Next Generation **UPDATED**

TRM will be in attendance

Hosted by Crown Province of Østgarðr - Putnam Valley, NY

Event date: September 9th, 2006 - September 10th, 2006

Event Last Modified: August 31st, 2006

Event details

Come one, come all, and see (SCA) history being made!

This year Barleycorn will host the last court of Ian and Katherine as Viceroy and Vicereine of Ostgardr, and the investiture of their esteemed successors. 

So save the date and join the people of the Crown Province as we thank Ian and Katherine for their long and faithful service, and welcome our new Viceroy and/or Vicereine.

The event will be held at YMCA Camp Combe on Peekskill Hollow Road, Putnam Valley, NY 10579, conveniently located near the Taconic State Parkway.

This is a camping event:  for those who wish to stay overnignt, tent sites are available.  The site opens at 10:00 am Saturday, September 9th and closes at noon on Sunday, September 10th.  There will be a hearty dayboard and feast on Saturday.  The evening will conclude with a campfire and bardic circle.  A fund-raiser breakfast will be offered on Sunday morning.

See below for event fees.  Please reserve early.  The feast will be limited to 150 reservations.  The pre-registration cut-off date is September 1st.  After this date there will be a late registration fee.  The only reservation is a paid reservation.

The site is "dog friendly." Dog owners must have written proof of current rabies inoculation, and sign a dog waiver at Troll.  Dogs must be leashed at all times.

Merchants are welcome with a paid reservation, there is no additional merchant fee.

Site Opens: 10:00am Saturday, September 9
Site Closes: 12:00 noon Sunday, September 10

Event Location

YMCA Camp Combe
684 Peekskill Hollow Road
Putnam Valley, NY  10579
Google Map


Make your best way to the Taconic Parkway in Putnam County, New York; approximately 40 miles north of New York City.  Between mile marker 25.8 and 25.9 (there are no exit numbers on the Taconic), exit onto Peekskill Hollow Road.  GO SLOW!  The exit is very old and tight and short.  At the bottom of the ramp, turn Left (both North and South exits make the left turn).  Go approximately 1 1/2 miles, and the entrance to YMCA Camp Combe is on the left.  NOTE:  the Taconic Parkway does not allow trailers or commercial vehicles; contact the autocrat for alternate directions.

Registration Fees

For reservations received before September 1st:
daytrip with dayboard $12.00; daytrip with dayboard and feast $22.00; overnight stay with dayboard and feast $28.00.  Children 6 through 12 years:  daytrip with dayboard $6.00; daytrip with dayboard and feast $11.00.  Children 5 and under are free.  There is no overnight camping fee for children.

For reservations received after September 1st:
daytrip with dayboard $15.00; daytrip with dayboard and feast $25.00; overnight stay with dayboard and feast $30.00.  There is no late fee for children.

Please make checks payable to "SCA Inc.  - Ostgardr." The only reservation is a paid reservation.  As always, the non-member surcharge will apply.

See fee schedule above.  There is no "off-board."

The pre-registration cut-off is September 1st.  The feast will be limited to 150 reservations.

Make Checks Payable to: SCA Inc.  - Ostgardr

Contact Information

Event Steward:

Lord Thomas of Northpass
mka Tom Martin
1556 Kimble Ave.
Mohegan Lake, NY 10547
Phone 914-528-8468


Lord John the Bear
mka John Brooks
1044 Sterling Place
Brooklyn, NY 11213
Phone 718-756-1561 7-11 PM

Send Reservations to:

Lile Dubh inghean ui Mordha
Lilli Haicken
226 West 150th Street, Apt.  6E
New York, NY 10039-2520
Attn:  Barleycorn
(917) 838-4521 (leave message)

Please include modern name, SCA name and SCA membership number with all reservations.  Include a SASE if you would like confirmation of your reservation.