Shire Wars VI: The Battle of Hastings

Hosted by Shire of Hartshorn-dale - Jonestown, PA

Event date: October 14th, 2016 - October 16th, 2016

Event Last Modified: October 9th, 2016

Event details

Shire Wars VI will celebrate the 950th anniversary of the Battle of Hastings on the weekend of October 14-16th, 2016.  Points will be awarded to the Anglo-saxons or Normans in the many competitions and events such as chivalric combat; fencing; archery; thrown weapons; and combat archery.  Many will be the opportunities for melees and group combat. 
Music, dancing, and singing, along with classes, merchants and artistic displays and contests will celebrate the Hastings anniversary and the Bayeaux tapestry that so brilliantly recorded it for us. 
Join the many talented members of the shires in this celebration.  Display your shire's heraldry.  Show your skills with a Hastings themed or Bayeaux tapestry inspired item.

Site Opens: October 14th at 5 pm
Site Closes: October 16th at 3 pm

Event Location

Camp Bayshore
160 Moonshine Road
Jonestown, PA  17038
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Registration Fees

$20 adult ($5 member discount)
$8 children (6-17)
$0 children under 6
(Family cap of $56 minus member discounts)

Camping $5 (adults)
Cabin bunk $20 (reservations due by September 23rd)

Saturday Night:
Adults $10
Children (6-17) $5
Children under six free

Make Checks Payable to: SCA Pennsylvania Inc.  Shire of Hartshorn-dale

Contact Information

Event Steward:

Diana Troxell
Duchessa Diana Alene Tregirtse

Send Reservations to:

Sarah Paylor
1507 Maple Ave
Paoli, PA 19301

Other Contact Information:

Merchants please contact the autocrat.

Cars must remain in the parking lot except for loading & unloading.  Anyone needing transportation around the site during the event please contact the autocrat who will notify the accessibility porter.