Greetings unto the good people of An Tir! The Barony of
Aquaterra invites you to attend Boars Hunt! Come join us June 9-11
in the beautiful wooded setting of Granite Falls Masonic Park for
one of our longest-running events.
This year we present our traditional heavy fighter events of
“Hunters” and “Hounds” stalking their
ever-wary prey. Activity highlights include: Archery with a moving
target; Iron Needle competition; Tavern Night; Bardic Competition;
Hunting Hounds and Falconry Demos; Torchlight Tournaments; and so
The Barony of Aquaterra will be having 2 A&S Contests at
Boars Hunt this year, which will both be held on Saturday, June
10th. The Iron Needle contest will be held onsite and the other is
a one-item A&S entry. Details are as follows:
Contest 1 will be an Iron Needle Contest. (After court until
Contestants need to stop the Peterson Building and see Lady
Cassandra de Kyncade after morning court for supplies and
Use the items (or pieces of) that you will receive. Full
details will be supplied upon entry.
Please bring: scissors, needles, thread, tape measure, pins,
and any other sewing implements you may need
Finished piece is due in the Peterson Bldg on Saturday by 3pm
so the judging can take place before evening court where the winner
will be announced. Be sure to mark your entries with your
Entries can be picked up in the Peterson Bldg after Saturday
There will be a prize for the winner. If you are unable to
attend court, please designate someone to represent you in
Contest 2 will be for 1 A&S Item. (After court until 3pm)
This is a themed contest of which the theme is “The Hunt
of the Boar”.
This is a 1-item entry and should be related to hunting of the
boar or used in hunting of the boar.
Full documentation is not required - HOWEVER, this item must be
documented on how it would be used or related to the hunt of the
Contestants need to stop by the Peterson Building and see Lady
Emma Compton after morning court, or drop off entries with
All entrants need to tag their items as well as put the name on
the documentation. If an entry is missing documentation, it will
not be judged.
There will be 2 winners for this competition. 1 for Adult (15
and older), and 1 for Youth (14 and younger).
Judging begins at 3pm and no more entries will be accepted as
time is needed for judging, and scrolls to be written
Friday 3:00PM (merchant set-up begins at noon) until Midnight
Saturday 8:00AM - 5:00PM
Sunday Site Closes at 3PM
SITE: Masonic Park Campground - 24310 Mt Loop
Hwy Granite Falls, WA 98252
DIRECTIONS: From I-5, take US-2 (East toward
Wenatchee). Take WA-204 to Lake Stevens. Turn left (North) onto
WA-9. Turn right onto WA-92 (East toward Granite Falls). WA-92 ends
in a T-intersection in Granite Falls -- turn left onto Mountain
Loop Hwy. Follow 4.5 miles to site entrance, on your left. Watch
for SCA signs.
SITE INFO: All SCA and modern laws apply. The
site is discreetly wet (period containers only please). Pets must
be licensed, and leashed at all times. No brazier ashes in the
garbage cans. Please do not leave trash in the fire pits. All
trash/recycling must be packed out.
Ages 18+: $25* (weekend) or $15*(day)
Ages 0-17: FREE!
*$5 Member Discount for SCA members age 18+ (Must
have proof of membership)
Make checks payable to: SCA Inc.-Barony of Aquaterra
Note that the above Weather and Map information is generated from the site address and can be easily confused. The weather will say if its for the branch or for the site. It will be for the site if the site can be found, but this again is not always the case, and if the site is some distance from the branch then the weather may be different.