Starkhafn Calendar of Events
Starkhafn's 2015 events' dates (as available) are listed below. If you are interested in hosting one of these events, please contact the and or the and .
If you are interested helping with an event that already has autocrat listed, please contact them as help is always appreciated.
- January 31, 2015 (Event Steward: Lady Una Oakenbear)
- April 10-12, 2015 (Event Steward: THL Nola of Lambermora)
- August 22, 2015 (Event Steward: Lady Luerann Damask)
- 29-27 September 2015 (Event Steward: THL Gyda Magnusdotter)
- October 24-25th 2015 (Event Steward: THL Lord Guy le Bon)
- 19 December 2015 (Event Steward: )
Event Steward/Autocrat Resources
Download the current Baronial Event steward's Handbook.
Download Baronial Post Event Report FormEvent steward's Handbook.
See the Starkhafn Links page for more information on Event Stewarding.
Event Opening Date & Time: Thursday April 9, 3pm
Site Closing Date & Time: Sunday April 12, 3pm
Event Steward: Peggy Brandt, THL Nola of Lambermora
Site Name: Petrack Park
Site Address: 150 N Hwy 160, Pahrump, NV 89060
Petrack Park is located at the intersection of Nevada 160 & E Basin Ave, Pahrump, Nye County, Nevada.
Directions:From Las Vegas
Take Exit 33 to merge onto Blue Diamond Rd/NV-160 toward Pahrump
Continue to follow NV-160 53.8 mi
Make a left turn on W Basin Ave 0.1 mi. Event will be to your right.
Petrack Park (click for map)
Site Fees: $15 Fee + $5 Non-Member Surcharge.
Children 6 yrs and under are guests of the Barony
$45 Family cap, excluding NMS
Feast Fee: $5 (Limit 60 "seats" for feast)
No pre-registration required. Pay at the gate. Cash only.
Site is wet: Meads, Ales and other libations will be allowed at this event.
Greetings and welcome!
Join us as the Barony of Starkhafn celebrates our 33rd Anniversary. We will have something for everybody. Arts and Science displays and contests, Dog Coursing, Archery, Thrown Weapons, Battles on both Heavy and Rapier fields. Brewing contests, Youth Combat and so much more. We will once again offer the chance to be the Quintivium Champion. Don’t forget, the one Heavy Fighter that defeats all others will have the chance to go after the dragon’s heart.
We will have a fabulous feast that will be prepared by our own Baroness Muirenn ingen meic Martain. Contact the Feast Steward for allergy information or questions. There will be a limit of 60 places for feast, so please make feast reservations with the Feast Steward No pre-registration required.
This is a camping event. Set up your camp home on the lovely green grass of Petrack Park, 150 N Hwy 160, Pahrump NV. 89060.
The parks and recreation department is requesting a list of license plate numbers for those vehicles that will be parked overnight. Please email them to the Event Steward .
Monthly Meetings & Practices
Populace / Officer Meeting
Beginning March 11, 2013, we will have a combined Officer & Populace meeting. The Officer meeting will begin at 6:00pm; also at 6:00pm a Potluck for the Populace will begin. This will be followed by the Populace meeting at 7:00pm.
Monthly combined Populace/Officer meetings take place the first Monday of each month (unless otherwise noted on the Baronial Calendar) at Nevada State Museum at Springs Preserve, 333 South Valley View Boulevard, Las Vegas NV 89107 (click for map).
Martial Arts Practices
As well as official practices, from time to time fighters may get together to share their knowledge in the fighting arts, these unofficial gatherings are not listed on the Baronial calendar but you can find out more on the Un-Official Baronial Facebook page.
Archery practice takes place on Saturdays (unless otherwise noted on the Baronial Calendar) at the Clark County Archery Range (6800 E. Russell, Las Vegas, NV 89112) located behind Sam Boyd Stadium/Old Silver Bowl Park.
Saturday practice: 10:00am til noon.
Equestrian practice is held the third Saturday of the month. Contact the for more information.
Jan thru Mar 1:00pm.
April thru June: 9:00am.
Fighter Practice (Rapier & Armoured)
Weekly fighter practice takes place each Sunday (unless otherwise noted on the Baronial Calendar) at Lorenzi Park, located at 3333 West Washington Avenue (and Twin Lakes Drive), Las Vegas, NV 89107 (click for map).
This practice time includes practice for "Heavy"/Armoured Combat (10:00am), Rapier (9:00am) and Combat Archery (no current official Combat Archery practice).
Once monthly, a tournament is held at this same location.
An additional practice, on Wednesday nights begins at 6pm at the same location.
Rapier practice: 9:00am.
Sunday Armoured practice: 10:00am.
Wednesday Armoured practice: 6:00pm.
Weekly rapier practice takes place each Sunday at 9:00am (unless otherwise noted on the Baronial Calendar) at Lorenzi Park, located at 3333 West Washington Avenue (and Twin Lakes Drive), Las Vegas, NV 89107 (click for map).
Once monthly, a tournament is held at this same location.
An additional practice, on Wednesday nights will begin 16 April 2014 at 6pm at the same location.
Sunday practice: 9:00am.
Wednesday practice: 6:00pm.
Arts & Sciences
Starkhafn artisans participate in a variety of projects, classes & topics every Wednesday night. The focus for each A&S night is different and held at a different location. Please check the Baronial calendar (above) for dates, times and topics.
As most Arts & Sciences and Guild meetings are held at members' private residences, the addresses and/or directions will not be listed on this website. Please post a request for that infomration to one (or more) of the following linked groups. Any last minute changes to meetings will be posted to these groups. The Official Baronial Facebook page, the Un-Official Baronial Facebook page or the Starkhafn Yahoo! Group.
Monthly guild meetings take place on an A&S Wednesday night, see the Baronial Calendar of Events for dates and times. Contact the guild for more information.
Most Excellent Brewers Guild of Starkhafn
Monthly guild meetings take place on the fourth Thursday, see the Baronial Calendar of Events for dates and times. Contact the guild for more information.
Gilded Spoon (Cook's Guild)
Monthly cooking guild meetings take place on the third Sunday (unless otherwise noted on the Baronial Calendar of Events). Contact the for more information.
All things horsey.
Monthly Equestrian practice takes place on the third Saturday of each month (check Baronial Calendar of Events for dates and times). Contact the for more information.
Monthly guild meetings take place on the third Thursday, see the Baronial Calendar of Events for dates and times. Contact the guild for more information.
The following guilds are currently not active.
All things costumey.
All things dramatic (theatre).
Fiber Arts Guild
All things fibery.
All things clay and fire.
All things woody.
If you don't see a guild of your interest listed here or if a guild you are interested in is listed as not active, contact the minister for more information.
These are the largest (interkingdom) wars that take place in the SCA. Most last a week or more. Participants travel from many different kingdoms to attend.
- Talon Cresent War (takes place in February, in the Kingdom of Caid)
- Estrella War (takes place in February, in the Kingdom of Atenveldt)
- Gulf Wars (takes place in March, in the Kingdom of Gleann Abhann)
- Lilies War (takes place in June, in the Kingdom of Calontir)
- Pennsic War (takes place in July/August, in the Kingdom of Æthelmearc)
- Battlemoor (takes place in August/September, in the Kingdom of the Outlands)
- Great Western War (takes place October, in the Kingdom of Caid)
Known World Events
These events promote education and research in specific fields. They draw SCA participants from across the known world.
- Known World Bardic Congress and Cooks CollegiumAugust 29-September 1, 2014, in the Kingdom of Northshield (Wisconsin Dells, Wisconsin)
- Known World Dance and Music Symposium
April 15-19, 2015 in the Kingdom of Drachenwald (Miltenberg am Main, Germany)
- Known World Heraldic and Scribal Symposium
June 26-28, 2015, in the Kingdom of Ealdormere (Toronto, Ontario, Canada)
- Known World Metal & Glass Symposium
Sep 3-7, 2015, in the Shire of Rivenwood Tower in the Kingdom of Northshield (Mankato, Minnesota)
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