16th Annual St. Eligius

Hosted by Barony of Dragonship Haven - New Haven, CT

Event date: November 4th, 2023

Event Last Modified: November 4th, 2023

Event details

The Barony of Dragonship Haven invites you all to attend and compete in our 16th annual St.  Eligius Arts and Sciences Competition.  There were be many impressive displays of artistic and scientific knowledge and great conversations to be had.  Those who compete will receive wonderful prizes crafted by our talented populace. 

The St.  Eligius overall competition information and specialized A&S contests can be found at the link below.  All those wishing to display their works, new, old or in-progress are especially welcome.  Please check out the event website for all the competition and display details.  This years competition will be conducted by Lady Chiaretta di Fiore.

Please make sure you read the rules thoroughly to be properly prepared for the competition and any specialized contests!

Dragonship's talented dayboard crew will be crafting delicious foods for all to enjoy.  Dayboard is included in the site fee.

Their Excellencies of Dragonship Haven, Baron Morgan ap Rhys and Baroness Clarice de Alines le Comte, will hold court to celebrate the event participants and their works, reward the winners, and invest the newest Baronial Champions.

If anyone is interested in holding a meeting or class, please contact Lady Khazariyya - contact information is below.

Competition Schedule:

9:30 AM – 11:00 AM – Entrant Setup
11:00 AM – 11:15 AM – Competition Briefing
11:15 AM – 11:30 AM – Judges’ Mentor Session (Artisan and Experienced Entrants)
11:30 AM – 1:00 PM – Novice Judging Block (Artisan Group -> Novice Group)
1:00 PM – 2:30 PM – Artisan Judging Block (Experienced Group -> Artisan Group)
2:30 PM – 4:00 PM – Experienced Judging Block (Assigned Judges -> Experienced) - **Rubric Class added**
4:00 PM – 5:00 PM – Tallying & Entrant Breakdown
Baronial Court to Follow

Rubric Class!!!!
A class on the EK Rubric will be taught by Raziya bint Rusa from 2:30pm-4pm in preparation for EK A&S Champs!!!

Site Opens: 9:30am
Site Closes: 7pm

Event Location

Masonic Temple of New Haven
285 Whitney Avenue
New Haven, CT  06511
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Parking is once again across the street at the Yale School.  Take Humphrey Street straight across Whitney Ave into the lot.  Use 260 Whitney Ave in your GPS to find the lots.

Do not park at or behind the Masonic Hall as it is private parking.

Registration Fees

$25 per adult/$20 with proof of SCA membership
$10 for youths ages 6 to 17 years old
Free for children ages 5 and under

Family Cap $80/$70 with proof of adult SCA membership.

Event Registration Deadline has been extended to:  10/31/2023

PayPal Link is:  https://surveys.eastkingdom.org/index.php/794216

A PayPal invoice will be generated within 24 hours of the online preregistration information being submitted.  Online preregistration is not complete until the PayPal invoice has been paid.  Requests for refunds must be submitted to the exchequer at exchequer@dragonshiphaven.eastkingdom.org within 7 calendar days of the event date in order to be considered for refund and will be by the PayPal fees charged to the Barony at time of registration.

Site fee includes a hearty dayboard run by Grimolfr Skulason.  For allergies or other food questions, contact Grimolfr at 208476@members.eastkingdom.org.

Make Checks Payable to: SCA Inc., Barony of Dragonship Haven

Contact Information

Event Steward:

Samantha Tanguay / Sitt Al-Gharb Ha-Niqret Khazariyya
E:  175151@members.eastkingdom.org

Ann Straut / Temair ingen Muiredaich
P:  (203) 704-7476
E:  70719@members.eastkingdom.org

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Pre-registration is via PayPal only.

Cash/checks will be accepted at the door.