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Event Details
Shire Wars III, The Western Shires vs The Known World Event date: October 19th, 2013
Hosted by Shire of Silver Rylle - Jonestown, PA
Event Last Modified: October 7th, 2013
 
Event details
The Western Shires of the East Kingdom issue a challenge unto the Known World!  Come and face our combined efforts in armored combat, youth combat, fencing, archery, thrown weapons, arts and sciences, heraldry, bardic, and gaming.  Points will be earned throughout the day and at the end we will see how the Western Shires do against the rest of the Known World. 

One Point will be awarded for each of the following martial activities based on whether the winner is from one of the involved western shires or from the rest of the known world;
1) Armored Combat Tournament
2) Armored Combat Melee
3) Youth Combat Tournament
4) Fencing Tournament
5) Adult Archery
6) Youth Archery
7) Thrown Weapons
One Point will be awarded for each of the following peaceful activities;
1) Arts and Science display.  Winner based on total number of entries from the Western Shires vs the Known World entries
2) Youth Art and Science display.  Winner based on total number of entries from the Western Shires vs Known World.
3) Joint effort Arts and Science display.  Any project completed by two or more people.  Winner again determined on number of entries from Western Shires vs Known World entries.
4) Maestra Isabel's Hat Challenge.  Document and make a piece of period headwear.  Maestra Isabel will pick the winner.
5) Heraldic Clothing Competition.  Format To Be Determined.
6) Bardic Competition.  Format To Be Determined.
7) Gaming Competition.  Format To Be Determined.

Other activities may be added to this list!

A day board will be provided by Lady Tsura Dika

A feast will be provided at the end of the day by Lady Oddkatla Jonsdottir

Feast menu:

On tables:

Bread,
olives,
figs roasted in wine & spices,
roasted red peppers marinated in olive oil, basil & garlic.

First course

Scotch eggs
Fried corgettes(zuchini, bread crumbs)
lamb meatballs
salat(green salad with herbs and oil & vinegar dressing)

second course

couscous
spinach & bacon
Roast chicken with 2 sauces
Garlic Cheese

Third course

Roast pork with sage
Rice
Mushrooms

Dessert course

Food for Angles(ricotta cheese and rose water)
Crepes with an roasted spiced almonds & a honey glaze
almond stuffed dates
fruit

Menu subject to change due to product availability and cost.

Site Opens: 9:00 AM
Site Closes: 10:00 PM

Event Website: https://s3.amazonaws.com/shirewars.org/index.html#

 
Event Location
Camp Bashore
160 Moonshine Rood
Jonestown, PA  17038

Directions:
Camp Bashore
160 Moonshine Road
Jonestown, PA 17038
Directions:
From ROUTE 72 - take Route 72 North through the city of Lebanon.  After passing through the city, remain on Rt.  72 for approximately 14 miles.  Pass through the towns of Ebenezer, Jonestown, and Lickdale.  After passing through the intersection at Lickdale begin looking for signs for Rout 443 West.  This will be a left-hand turn onto Moonshine Road.  Follow Rt.  443 West (Moonshine Road) for 2 miles, camp is located on the Left hand side. 

From ROUTE 934- This road can be accessed via Route 322 or 422.  Take route 934 North through the town of Annville, continue to follow North towards Fort Indiantown Gap Military Reservation.  When you go through the Route 81 interchange, remain in the left lane and look for the intersection of Asher Miner Road.  (There is a gas station called Funck's Mini Mart & Restaurant on the right.) At Asher Miner Road, turn left and follow to next stop sign.  Proceed straight ahead onto Rt.  443 East.  Follow route 443 East (also called Moonshine Road) for approximately 4 miles, camp entrance is on the right side.  If for some reason you miss the Asher Miner road, keep going straight through Fort Indiantown Gap, and into the town of Lickdale.  At the traffic light, turn Left and proceed as if following the Route 72 directions. 

From ROUTE 81- NORTH OR SOUTH- Take exit 90 (Lickdale / Lebanon Exit) at the bottom of the ramp, follow signs to Route 72 at main intersection of Lickdale.  Turn Left onto 72 North.  After 4 miles, you'll see signs that indicate Route 72 ends, and route 443 intersects.  Take route 443 West (left hand turn) this road is also known as Moonshine Road.  Follow Rt.  443 West (Moonshine Road) for 2 miles, camp is located on the Left hand side. 

From ROUTE 76- PA Turnpike- Take the Lebanon exit and at the top of the exit ramp (traffic light) turn Left onto route 72 North.  Route 72 and 322 split.  If you stay in the left lane, follow directions for 934 North.  If you get into the Right lane, follow the directions for Route 72 North. 

 
Event Fees
Site : Adult fee:  $11.00 post marked by October 5th, $14 after October 5th or at the gate.
Youth (6-17) - $5
5 and Under - Free
Family Cap of $44 by October 5th, $47 after October 5th or at the gate.
Any non-members will have to pay the $5 Non-member surcharge

Feast: Feast fee is $9.00
Feast is currently limited to 80 people.
There will be space available for those not wanting to sit for the feast.

Make Checks Payable to: SCA PA Inc, Shire of Silver Rylle

 
Contact Information
Event Steward:
Event Stewards:

Herr Friderich Swartzwalder (Jim Bubb)
jebubb@yahoo.com (please mention "Shire Wars" in subject line of emails)

Lady Isabetta Seraphina di Petrillo

Assistant Stewards:

Maestra Sol la Cantor
Maestra Isabel Ximenez de Gaucin

Send Reservations to:
Lady Sarra Attebrouk
Robyn Silfies
733 Pointview Ave
Ephrata, PA 17522

Other Contact Information:
Merchant contact: 

Mistress Linette
linette@winterwood.me

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